Tyson® Summer Ribs Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. INTERNET ACCESS AND A VALID E-MAIL ADDRESS ARE REQUIRED TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES.

ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. 

BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING.  WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITIES TO THE SWEEPSTAKESENTITIES FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES. 

ELIGIBILITY:Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia who are at least the legal age of majority in the state in which they reside at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, Administrator, suppliers, distributors, sales representatives, retailers, advertising, advertising and promotion agencies, prize suppliers or any other persons or entities directly associated with this Sweepstakes (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and members of the immediate families (parent, stepparent, child, stepchild, sibling or spouse of any of the foregoing) or households of any of the above are NOT eligible. This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations.

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:  The Tyson® Ribs Summer Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01 a.m. CT on April 1, 2019 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CT on August 31, 2019.  Administrator’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.

HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, entrants should log onto the Tyson Summer Ribs website (www.goodmessyribs.com). Once there, scroll down on the page to access the Sweepstakes entry form. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your entry. One entry per household during the Sweepstakes Period. No robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated entries. 

DRAWING: Fifteen 15 PrizeWinners will be selected in a random drawing conducted by the Administrator at the end of the Sweepstakes Period from among all eligible entries received. 

WINNER NOTIFICATION:  Potential prize winners will be notified via the email address used at the time of entry into the Sweepstakes on or about three (3) days from the date of selection.  Potential winners will have three (3) days to respond to winning notification before forfeiting their prize. Potential winners will then be sent an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release via email.  All forms must be completed, signed, notarized and returned to Administrator within ten (10) days of date of issuance.

A potential winner becomes a “Winner” only after verification of eligibility by Sponsor.  If any potential winner cannot be contacted within a reasonable period, if the potential winner is ineligible, if any notification is returned undeliverable, or if the potential winner otherwise fails to fully comply with these Official Rules, he/she will forfeit that prize and an alternate winner will be selected from among all remaining entries.

PRIZE/ODDS: Fifteen (15) prizes will be awarded at the end of the Sweepstakes. Prize consist of:

Camp Chef Woodwind SG Pellet Grill, Grill Patio Cover, Rib Rack, Pellets and Spatula Set Approximate Retail Value:  $1,023.00 plus the cost of shipping

Camp Chef Woodwind SG Pellet Grill, Grill Patio Cover, Rib Rack, Pellets and Spatula Set – Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”):  $1,023

Total ARV of all prizes: $15,345

PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Limit of one (1) Sweepstakes Prize per person.  Prizes will be fulfilled six weeks after end of the Sweepstakes Period.  No substitution, transfer of any prize or cash alternative permitted, except by Sponsor who reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal of greater value, if prize, or portion of prize, becomes unavailable.  Sweepstakes Parties are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, damaged, delayed, or undelivered prizes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to award less than the stated number of prizes.

PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” WITH NO GUARANTEE. ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED BY THE SWEEPSTAKES PARTIES. ALL PRIZE DETAILS ARE AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION. ANY COSTS AND EXPENSES ASSOCIATED WITH PRIZE ACCEPTANCE AND USE NOT SPECIFIED HEREIN AS BEING PROVIDED ARE WINNERS’ SOLE RESPONSIBILITY.

All federal, state, local, and other taxes on prizes and any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, are the sole responsibility of the applicable winner. A 1099 tax form (preceded by a W9 Form) will be issued to any winner of a prize that exceeds $600 in value.

GENERAL CONDITIONS:  By entering, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by the Official Rules, Sponsor’s privacy policy, terms of use, and by the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that neither the Sponsor nor its affiliates or subsidiaries, nor any of their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, Administrator, sales representatives or agencies including will have any liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, harm, damage, cost, or expense, including, without limitation, any personal injury, arising from or in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes, or the acceptance, possession or use of prize. Execution of the publicity release further constitutes consent of Winner for Sponsor’s use of their first name and first initial of their last name, likenesses and/or prize and biographical information in all media worldwide without limitation for advertising or promotional purposes without further compensation, except where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes if any fraud, virus or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper play of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize in a random drawing from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment or take such other action deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to award only the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules. No more than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules will be awarded. By entering, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Arkansas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.  By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in Washington County, Arkansas. 

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY:  In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an entrant, such entry will be deemed to be made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is deemed as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, service provider or other online organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for lost, late, stolen, illegible, misdirected, or non-delivered entries or email; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), Website or other connections availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, or miscommunications, or failed computer, network, telephone, satellite, or cable hardware, software or lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information or the failure to capture, or loss of,  any such information. Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Website users, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or tampering with or hacking of Website.  Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds may be tampering with the entry process or operation of the Sweepstakes or Website, may be acting in violation of the terms of the Website or may be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to threaten, abuse or harass any other person. Any attempt to deliberately damage any Website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor or its agents.  IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING OR SWEEPSTAKES AGENCIES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ENTRANT’S ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SWEEPSTAKES INTERNET SITE OR DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID SITE.  WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.  SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.  CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

PRIVACY POLICY: Any personally identifiable information collected during an entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes will be collected by Sponsor and used by Sponsor and/or Administrator, their respective affiliates, agents and marketers only for purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the Sweepstakes as described in these Official Rules. Sponsor’s privacy rules may be viewed at http://www.tyson.com/Corporate/PrivacyPolicy.aspx.

WINNERS LIST: For official winners list, send a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope  to: Winners List, Tyson® Ribs Summer Sweepstakes, 1529 W. Armitage Ave., Suite 202, Chicago, IL 60642.

OFFICIAL RULES:  For a mailed copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed #10 stamped envelope by September 19, 2019, to Official Rules, Tyson® Summer Ribs Sweepstakes, 1529 W. Armitage Ave., Suite 202, Chicago, IL 60642.

SPONSOR: Tyson Foods Inc., 2200 W Don Tyson Pkwy, Springdale, AR 72762

ADMINISTRATOR: Midan Marketing, LLC, 108 Gateway Blvd, Suite 207, Mooresville, NC 28117

All names and trademarks related to prizes awarded under this Sweepstakes are the property of the respective owners. Other than Sponsor, companies associated with the prizes provided under this Sweepstakes do not endorse, sponsor and are not otherwise affiliated with this Sweepstakes. Prizes pictured in any point-of-sale, online, television and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other materials are for illustrative purposes only. All details and other restrictions of prizes not set forth in these Official Rules will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and will be provided to the applicable prize winner upon award of the prize.