FTX OFF THE GRID LEWIS HAMILTON SIGNED AUTOGRAPH SWEEPSTAKES

“FTX OFF THE GRID LEWIS HAMILTON SIGNED AUTOGRAPH SWEEPSTAKES”

Official Rules

 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID OUTSIDE OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. THIS SWEEPSTAKES (DEFINED BELOW) IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (THE “ELIGIBILITY AREA”) ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY U.S. LAW. DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE AND LOCATED IN THE ELIGIBILITY AREA AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.

 

These “Official Rules” of the “FTX OFF THE GRID LEWIS HAMILTON SIGNED AUTOGRAPH SWEEPSTAKES” (the “Sweepstakes”) shall serve to govern a single random drawing with one (1) potential prize winner selected as detailed below.

 

1.    Sweepstakes Entry Period: Sweepstakes commences at 12:01 AM ET on May 11, 2022 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on May 23, 2022 (“Entry Period”) with both methods of entry as detailed below. The Sponsor’s (defined below) time clock will be the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes. All Entries (defined below) must be received within the Entry Period to be eligible. All interpretations of these Official Rules and decisions made by Sponsor relating to the Sweepstakes are final.

2.    Eligibility: To be eligible to enter the Sweepstakes, you must, as of date of entry be a U.S. citizen or U.S. resident alien who is physically located within the Eligibility Area who is at least 18 years of age or older. Employees, agents, directors of West Realm Shires Services Inc. d/b/a FTX US, 167 N. Green St., 11th Fl., Chicago, IL, 60607. (“FTX” or “Sponsor”), Wasserman (“Administrator”), West Coast Marketing, a division of The Susquehanna Hat Company (“West Coast Marketing”) and their respective parent companies, affiliated companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, promotion and administration agencies and any entity which is involved in any aspect of the creation, production, operation, execution or fulfillment of the Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes Entities”), and their immediate families (i.e., parents, spouse, siblings, children, grandparents, step parents, step children and step siblings, and their respective spouses, and those living in the same household, whether or not related) are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes.

By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants: (a) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the interpretations of these Official Rules by Sponsor and by the decisions of Sponsor; (b) acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules; (c) represent and warrant that he or she meets all the eligibility criteria set forth in these Official Rules; (d) agree to comply with any and all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations; and (e) agree to indemnify and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities from and against any and all liability arising out of or relating in any way to entrant’s participation in Sweepstakes and to release all rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against Sweepstakes Entities. This includes, but is not limited to, any and all claims, demands, damages and causes of action for personal injuries or death and/or damage to personal or real property, theft, loss or any other harm, suffered directly or indirectly from entrant’s participation in Sweepstakes or the receipt or acceptance, redemption, possession, use or misuse of the Prize (hereinafter defined), and for any claim including claims based on defamation, publicity rights, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trademark infringement, or any other intellectual property related or other cause of action.

3.    To Enter: There are two (2) methods of entry in the Sweepstakes; via the downloading of an “Off the Grid Miami” NFT (“NFT”) or by email without downloading the NFT as detailed herein. There is a limit of one (1) Entry (defined below) per person in the Sweepstakes. “Off the Grid Miami NFT Download Entry Method: During the Entry Period, visit the website at https://ftx.us/nfts/promo?code=OTGMIA (“Sweepstakes Site”) and if you are a current FTX user, enter the promo code OTGMIA and receive your NFT. If you are not yet a current FTX user, download the FTX app (“APP”) wherever you get your applications (Google, App Store, etc.), then once setting up a FTX account via the APP, visit the Sweepstakes Site during the Entry Period, enter the promo code OTGMIA and receive your NFT.

By successfully completing the foregoing and subject to the entry limitations stated herein you will receive one (1) “Download Entry” in the Sweepstakes.

Email Entry Method: To enter by email without downloading an “Off the Grid Miami” NFT, during the Entry Period send an email with your first and last name, street address (no post office boxes), city, state, zip code, daytime telephone number, email address and date of birth to [Sweeps@FTXOffthegrid.com] (“Email Address”). By successfully completing the foregoing and subject to the entry limitations stated herein you will receive one (1) “Email Entry” in the Sweepstakes.

Download Entry and Email Entry may be referred to hereafter individually as an “Entry” and collectively as “Entries”.

Note: message and data rates may apply if entrant enters the Sweepstakes via mobile device.

All information submitted by entrants is subject to and will be treated in a manner consistent with FTX’s Privacy Policy accessible at https://help.ftx.us/hc/en-us/articles/360043578593-Privacy-Policy. By participating in Sweepstakes online, entrants hereby agree that FTX may collect and use their personal information in compliance with its Privacy Policy and acknowledge that they have read and accepted the FTX Privacy Policy.

There is a limit of one (1) Entry per person regardless of method of Entry. If it is suspected that an entrant submits more than one (1) Entry in the Sweepstakes, only the first Entry received will be considered. In the event of a dispute over who submitted a winning entry, if via the Download Entry Method then the “registered account holder” of the FTX account used to participate in the Sweepstakes at the actual time of Entry, will be deemed to be the entrant.

In the event of a dispute over who submitted a winning Entry, if via the Email Entry Method then the “registered account holder” of the email address account used to participate at the actual time of Entry, will be deemed to be the entrant.

It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify the Administrator in writing if the entrant changes his or her email address or telephone number during the Sweepstakes. In the event a winning account selected is a joint account, a total of one (1) Prize will be awarded in the name of the first-named account holder. Proof to Sponsor’s satisfaction of being the authorized account holder may be required by Sponsor.

All Entries submitted in the Sweepstakes which are in compliance with these Official Rules and not disqualified are considered eligible “Entries”. All Entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor. Entries will not be returned and receipt of Entry will not be acknowledged. Proof of Entry such as “Thanks for Entering” will not be deemed to be actual proof of receipt by Sponsor.

5.    Odds: The odds of becoming the winner in the Sweepstakes depends on the total number of eligible Entries received and are equal regardless of method of Entry. 

6.    Prize: The Winner (hereinafter defined) shall win a prize that consists solely of a hat autographed by Lewis Hamilton*. The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the prize is $400. The ARV specified herein is subject to change based on current market conditions at time of prize fulfillment. Any difference between the ARV and the actual value, if any, will not be awarded.

7.    Publicity Release: By participating in Sweepstakes, the Winner (defined below) grants to Sponsor, and its representatives, affiliates, licensees and assigns, the right and permission to record, film, videotape and photograph the Winner (“Images”). These Images will be owned by Sponsor. Sponsor and each of its designees shall have the right to use, re-use, reproduce, publish, display, exhibit, distribute, edit, adapt, post, stream, copy and exploit such Images, and all elements embodied therein, including any names, likenesses, address (city and state), voice, conversation, biographical and prize information and any other attributes of Winner, individually or with others, in whole or in part, in conjunction with other material, if any, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, for the purpose of trade, advertising, publicity, promotion, or a Sweepstakes Winner List or any other lawful purpose whatsoever, in perpetuity, throughout the world, without additional compensation, consideration, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law.

8.    Winner Selection and Notification: There will be one (1) potential winner selected in in a random drawing from among all of the eligible Entries received as specified in Section 3 herein by Sponsor’s independent judging agency, Administrator or its designee. Administrator or its designee will attempt to contact the potential winner via the email address and/or telephone number provided at time of Entry and by entering the entrant hereby grants permission to be contacted via email and/or telephone. If the potential winner cannot be reached directly and/or does not meet the eligibility requirements, the potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate potential winner may (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) be selected in a random drawing from among all of the remaining eligible Entries. Unclaimed prize may or may not (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) be awarded to an alternate,

9.    Winner Verification: To be eligible to be declared the Winner and to receive the prize, the potential winner must respond to Sponsor and/or Administrator or its designee, within two (2) days of issuance of such request from Administrator (or its designee) or Sponsor, a Statement of Eligibility and Release that: (a) releases Sweepstakes Entities from any and all liability, loss, claims, demands, and causes of action for personal injuries or death and/or damage to personal or real property, theft, loss, or any other harm suffered directly or indirectly from potential winner’s participation in Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, participating in any prize related activity, or the acceptance, possession, or use or misuse of any prize; and (b) except where prohibited by law, grants Sweepstakes Entities the right to use Winner’s name, picture and/or likeness, or biographical information or voice for trade, advertising and publicity purposes, in any media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation or consideration or notification. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible if any notification(s) are not received due to the potential winner changing his/her email address or telephone number without notifying Sponsor and/or Administrator, problematic issues with potential winner’s provided email address or if such notification is directed to the potential winner’s “Spam” or “Junk” folder. Entry into the Sweepstakes constitutes agreement to complete, execute and return such release. If the potential winner does not execute this release and return it within the time frame specified, the potential winner may be disqualified, and the prize forfeited. When such documentation is properly executed and providing potential winner is otherwise in compliance with the Official Rules, potential winner will be determined to be the official Sweepstakes winner (“Winner”).

Potential winner may also be required to complete any additional documents provided by Administrator or Sponsor with respect to the prize and return them as instructed within the time frame specified or potential winner may forfeit prize at Sponsor’s sole discretion. If the potential winner is unable to participate in or accept the prize or any portion of the prize for any reason, Sponsor will have no further obligation to the potential winner. Prize or prize documents returned as undeliverable will result in forfeiture of prize. Sponsor expressly reserves the right to delay the announcement of the Winner for any reason Sponsor deems necessary. In addition, Sponsor reserves the right, time permitting, to select an alternate potential winner in the event that any potential winner fails to comply with these Official Rules or fails to execute the documentation within the time frame specified.

THE POTENTIAL PRIZE WINNER IS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF THE PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY HAS BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE.

By participating in the Sweepstakes, Winner acknowledges that Sweepstakes Entities have not and will not obtain or provide insurance of any kind relating to the prize and that Winner will be responsible for obtaining and paying for any form of insurance relating to the prize that Winner deems appropriate.

10.    Prize Terms: Prize will be fulfilled within 4-6 weeks of the completion of the Sweepstakes, but subject to change in Sponsor’s sole discretion. If for any reason the prize detailed herein is unavailable, Sponsor reserves the right to modify the Sweepstakes in its sole discretion and award a substitute prize, or portion of prize, of comparable or greater value as set forth in these Official Rules. No substitution, transfer, assignment or cash equivalent of the prize, or any portion thereof, is permitted by the Winner. Sweepstakes Entities shall have no responsibility or obligation to the Winner who is unable to, or who does not for any reason, accept the prize. All costs and expenses not specifically listed above as part of the prizing, is solely Winner’s responsibility. SPECIFIC ITEM AWARDED AS PRIZING IS AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF SPONSOR OR ITS DESIGNEE. PRIZE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”. ENTRANTS ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES HAVE NEITHER MADE NOR ARE IN ANY MANNER RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, RELATIVE TO THE PRIZE AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Prize pictured in online, television, print advertising, and other Sweepstakes materials is for illustrative purposes only. Arrangements for the fulfillment of the prize will be made by Administrator (or its designee) and/or Sponsor.

11.    Taxes: All federal, state and local taxes, and any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and/or use of the prize not specifically provided for in these Official Rules are solely the Winner’s responsibility

12.    General Terms: Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible if Sweepstakes or part thereof cannot take place, or if any prize cannot be awarded due to delays, interruptions, cancellations, changes in schedule or failures due to acts of God, war, natural disasters, weather, pandemic, acts or threats of terrorism, strikes, lockouts, labor disputes, work stoppages, fire, acts of government, or other events outside of the reasonable control of Sweepstakes Entities. If, for any reason Sweepstakes or part thereof is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sweepstakes Entities, which, in Sponsor’s sole determination, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes or part thereof, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend Sweepstakes or any part of the Sweepstakes. If Sweepstakes or any part of the Sweepstakes is terminated or modified prior to the closing date of the Entry Period, notice will be posted on [https://ftxoffthegrid.com/] if time permits and the prize will be awarded to Winner to be selected in a random drawing from among all of the remaining uncorrupted, eligible Entries received prior to any such event, or in any manner that is fair and equitable as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to modify and amend these Official Rules from time to time during Sweepstakes for clarification purposes. Failure by Sponsor to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Sweepstakes Entities assume no responsibility for and will disqualify Entries that are: stolen, late, lost, illegible, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, altered, tampered with, unauthorized, fraudulent, damaged, destroyed, delayed, misdirected, not received, postage due mail, or that have incorrect or inaccurate Entry information, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or by any human, mechanical or electronic error that may occur in the processing of the Entries in Sweepstakes, or other errors appearing within the Official Rules or in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements. Sweepstakes Entities assume no responsibility for inability to access the Sweepstakes Site, APP or Email Address, any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of Sweepstakes, errors in processing Entries, identifying the Winner, in the announcement of the prize and Winner, and the delivery of the prize, any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, mobile phone, computer systems, online systems, email systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of delivery or receipt of any email as a result of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on any web site or email system, or any combination thereof, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer system/software or mobile phone or other portable electronic device related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in Sweepstakes. Use of any device to automate or subvert Entry is prohibited and any Entries received by such means will be void. No software-generated, robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated Entries are permitted, and any Entries received by such means will be void. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any person they suspect or find: (i) to have used a software generated, robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated Entry; (ii) to have tampered with the Entry process or the operation of Sweepstakes; (iii) to be acting in a disruptive manner, or with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person; (iv) to display behavior that will bring such Winner or Sweepstakes Entities into disgrace; (v) to have provided inaccurate information on any legal documents submitted in connection with Sweepstakes or part thereof; or (vi) to be acting in violation of these Official Rules. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY THE WINNER WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS THE WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS THE WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

IN THE EVENT ENTRANT ATTEMPTS TO BRING A CLAIM, ACTION OR PROCEEDING AGAINST SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES DESPITE AGREEING NOT TO DO SO IN SECTION 2 OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES, AS A CONDITION OF ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT: (I) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE WILL ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES; (II) ENTRANT WAIVES THE RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL OF ANY AND ALL ISSUES AND THAT ALL CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION, BY BINDING ARBITRATION (BY A SINGLE NEUTRAL ARBITRATOR SELECTED BY SPONSOR IN ITS SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION) ; AND (III) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, BUT IN NO EVENT SHALL SUCH CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS OR AWARDS INCLUDE ATTORNEYS' FEES. THIS SWEEPSTAKES SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS.

ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR EMAIL ADDRESS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SWEEPSTAKES SITE OR EMAIL ADDRESS) OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR PART THEREOF MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT, AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON OR PERSONS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

13.    WINNER LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: For an Official Winner List (available after 6/15/22), or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “FTX OFF THE GRID LEWIS HAMILTON SIGNED AUTOGRAPH SWEEPSTAKES” (please specify Official Winner List or Official Rules), 22287 Mulholland Hwy., #396, Calabasas, CA 91302. Residents of Vermont with a return address in Vermont may omit the return postage on their Official Rules request. Official Rules are also available at the website at rules.promosis.com/FTXOffTheGrid during the Entry Period.

14.    Sponsored by: This Sweepstakes is sponsored by West Realm Shires Services Inc. d/b/a FTX US, 167 N. Green St., 11th Fl., Chicago, IL, 60607.

15.    Administered by: This Sweepstakes is administered by Wasserman, 55 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201.

* Other name and brand remain the property of others.