Jerry’s Subs and Pizza, Inc.
Jerry’s Subs and Pizza, Inc. (Sponsor) is sponsoring a Cheesesteak Madness Contest featuring a series of Twitter Polls. The overall Contest begins at 8:00:00 AM Eastern Time (ET) on 3/23/2017 and ends at 8:00:00 AM (ET) on 4/4/2017.
Jerry’s Cheesesteaks will compete against one another through a series of 15 polls. The Cheesesteak with the most votes will advance to the next poll. One winner will be selected from each qualifying vote. Each winner will receive a Jerry’s Subs and Pizza gift certificate (see PRIZE section for details). Participants can vote in every poll.
During this time period Sponsor via its Twitter handle @JerrysUSA, will announce “Cheesesteak Madness” Polls . The announcement will be via Tweet from @JerrysUSA and will be posted by 8:00 AM (ET) on 3/24, 3/25, 3/26, 3/27, 4/2, and 4/4/2017. Participants will be asked to follow @JerrysUSA, vote in the polls and retweet to be included in the drawing for that day. Participants may submit one entry for each “Cheesesteak Madness Poll”. Participants who follow @JerrysUSA, vote in the poll and retweet will be eligible to win a gift certificate to Jerry’s Subs and Pizza. Winners will be chosen at random from Eligible Entries (see Eligible Entries below). Drawings will be held on 3/23, 3/24, 3/25, 3/26, 4/1 and 4/3/2017 at 12:00 PM (ET) for each daily Contest Period (see Daily Contest Periods). Potential Winners will be announced on or around 1:00 PM (ET) and notified via public Tweet and Twitter Direct Message.
1. Contest Periods:
Sweet 16. Begins at 8:00:00 AM (ET) on 3/23/2017 and ends at 8:00:00 AM ET on 3/24/2017. Potential Winner drawn on 3/20/2017 at 12:00 PM (ET).
Elite 8 Bracket 1. Begins at 8:00:00 AM (ET) on 3/25/2017 and ends at 8:00:00 AM ET on 3/26/2017. Potential Winner drawn on 3/26/2017 at 12:00 PM (ET).
Elite 8 Bracket 2. Begins at 8:00:00 AM (ET) on 3/26/2017 and ends at 8:00:00 AM ET on 3/27/2017. Potential Winner drawn on 3/27/2017, at 12:00 PM (ET).
Final 4 Begins at 8:00:00 AM (ET) on 4/1/2017 and ends at 8:00:00 AM ET on 4/2/2017. Potential Winner drawn on 4/2/2017 at 12:00 PM (ET).
Championship. Begins at 8:00:00 AM (ET) on 4/3/2017 and ends at 8:00:00 AM ET on 4/4/2017. Potential Winner drawn on 4/4/2017 at 12:00 PM (ET).
The Contest is open only to legal residents of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age and older as of the date of their entry. Employees of Jerry’s Subs and Pizza, Inc, Inc. and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest and their respective parent companies, franchisees, licensees, distributors, suppliers, retailers, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children, regardless of where they reside) and household members of each such employee, whether or not related, are not eligible to participate. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. By entering the Contest, participants are bound and agree to these Official Rules, and the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, which are final and binding.
The Contest is sponsored by Jerry’s Subs and Pizza, Inc, Inc., located 702 Russell Avenue, Suite 306 Gaithersburg, MD 20877.
4. To Enter:
Limit of one (1) entry per Twitter account per person per poll. Anyone found to use multiple accounts to enter the Contest will be ineligible to participate in the Contest. Use of any automated, script, macro, robotic or other program(s) to enter or otherwise participate in this Contest is prohibited and will automatically result in disqualification from the Contest. In the event an entrant Tweets inappropriate content, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, he or she will be disqualified from the Contest. Anyone found “spamming” by posting multiple unrelated updates, comments or pictures that are unrelated to the Contest, or by sending large numbers of duplicate @JerrysUSA replies unrelated to the Contest will be disqualified from the Contest. In the event of a dispute, online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the Twitter account submitted at the time of entry.
“Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned a Twitter account by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institute, etc.) that is responsible for assigning Twitter accounts for the domain associated with the submitted Twitter account. The selected entrant(s) may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the Twitter account associated with the selected entry name change. By entering the Contest, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules. The Sponsor and its employees, representatives and agents are not responsible for any lost, late, misdirected, delayed and not received (including failures due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, including malfunctioning of any network, servers, access providers, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or recipient), damaged, illegible, mechanically duplicated or incomplete entries or any inaccurate transcription of entry information. Proof of Tweeting an entry is not proof of receipt by Sponsor. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Entries submitted in accordance with these Official Rules shall be referred to hereafter as the “Eligible Entries”. Eligible Entries must be received on or before date and time listed in Contest Periods to receive eligibly in applicable Daily Contest Period draw (see Daily Contest Periods for Entry dates and times). Subject to applicable law, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who (i) tampers with, or attempts to tamper with, the entry process; or (ii) violates any of these Official Rules. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, territorial and municipal laws and regulations. If you use Twitter via a wireless mobile device, standard text messaging and/or data rates may apply for each message sent or received from your device. Other charges may also be applied by your wireless carrier. Participation by wireless mobile device is not a condition of entry.
5. Format and Content
Each submitted ReTweet:
a. must be in English;
b. must be sent to @JerrysUSA and must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the Sponsor, contain any offensive, obscene, immoral or illegal depictions;
c. must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the Sponsor, contain any nude, sexually explicit, disparaging, discriminatory, libelous or other inappropriate content; including, but not limited to, crude, vulgar or offensive language and/or symbols; derogatory characterizations of any ethnic, racial, sexual, religious or other groups; content that endorses, condones and/or discusses any illegal, inappropriate or risky behaviour or conduct (including but not limited to the use of alcohol or drugs); personal information of individuals, including, without limitation, names, telephone numbers and addresses (physical or electronic);
d. must be Tweeted only once per Poll during the Daily Contest Period;
e. must not contain any copyrighted works (other than as owned by the Entrant).
f. must not contain any third party trademarks or logos; and
g. must not violate any law
6. Winner Notification
Potential Winners will be notified via public Tweet and Twitter Direct Message. Each Potential Winner will be required to complete, electronically sign and submit a Declaration of Compliance within five (5) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize. If a Potential Winner cannot be contacted, or fails to submit the Declaration of Compliance within the required time period (if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, Potential Winner forfeits prize. Potential Winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a Potential Winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. An undeliverable prize notification will result in Winner being disqualified.
One winner will be selected for each Poll during the Contest Period. Prizes will be awarded as follows:
3/23/2017 – Sweet 16: 8 Possible winners selected: Each will be awarded a $25 gift certificate from Jerry’s Subs and Pizza (valid at participating locations).
3/25/2017 – Elite 8 Bracket 1: 2 Possible winners selected: Each will be awarded a $25 gift certificate from Jerry’s Subs and Pizza (valid at participating locations).
3/26/2017 – Elite 8 Bracket 2: 2 Possible winners selected: Each will be awarded a $25 gift certificate from Jerry’s Subs and Pizza (valid at participating locations).
4/1/2017 Final 4: 2 Possible winners selected: Each will be awarded a $50 gift certificate from Jerry’s Subs and Pizza (valid at participating locations?).
4/3/2017 Championship: 1 Possible winner selected: Winner will receive a $50 gift certificate from Jerry’s Subs and Pizza (valid at participating locations).