Case of Bass “Caption This” Sweepstakes
Playboy.com/Case of Bass
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A
PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF
WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Dates: Beginning at 12:01 AM EST on December 5, 2012, and ending at 5:00 PM EST
on December 7, 2012, (the “Entry Period”).
Via Twitter: @playboydotcom will tweet a photo (the “Photo”). You must write a
caption for the Photo and, during the Entry Period, tweet the Photo with your caption
Via email: The Photo will also be available on playboy.com. You may also enter
during the Entry Period by sending your caption for the Photo via email to
firstname.lastname@example.org with “Case of Bass” in the subject line.
Only one (1) entry per person and per e-mail address or Twitter handle, per day (24-
hour period) will be accepted. Any person who attempts to participate with multiple
email addresses, Twitter handles, multiple identities, or uses any device or artifice to
enter multiple times on a single day (24-hour period) will be disqualified. All materials
submitted become the property of Playboy Plus Entertainment, Inc. (“PBP”) and will
not be acknowledged or returned. Any individual submitting a valid entry per these
Official Rules shall be referred to as an “Entrant”. In the event of a dispute over the
identity of an Entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the person to whom either
the Twitter handle attached to the entry has been assigned by Twitter or the email
address attached to the entry has been assigned by an Internet access provider, an
on-line service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email
addresses (the Authorized Account Holder”).
Eligibility: The Case of Bass “Caption This” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is
open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and Washington, D.C.,
excluding, without limitation, Rhode Island, Puerto Rico and all other U.S. territories
and possessions and overseas military installations, (the “Eligibility Area”) who are
eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, directors, and
their immediate families (spouse, parents, children, siblings, and each of their
spouses regardless of where they live) or members of households of PBP and Case
of Bass (collectively the “Sponsor”) and each of their respective parent companies,
subsidiaries, advertising, design, print production and publicity agencies and anyone
connected with the production and distribution of the Sweepstakes (together with
Sponsor, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), are not eligible to enter or be awarded a prize.
Sweepstakes void outside the Eligibility Area and/or where prohibited, licensed,
restricted or taxed.
PRIZE(S): Case of Bass is a portable sound system made from vintage luggage.
Three (3) cases will be given away in the Sweepstakes
Grand Prize: One (1) large brown leather Case of Base with a black and white
woofer. This case is a plug-in model with an extra Bluetooth input. Approximate
Retail Value is $1,000.00
Second Prize: One (1) black Samsonite battery powered Case of Bass briefcase.
Approximate Retail Value is $500.00.
Third Prize: One (1) Case of Bass basic entry level small red leather attaché case
with plug-in only power and one (1) input. Approximate Retail Value is $350.00.
Winner Selection: A random drawing will be held on December 7, 2012, 6:00 PM
EST, from among all eligible entries received. Winner will be chosen by PBP.
Decisions of PBP judges are final.
Winner will be announced on Twitter on December 7, 2012. Grand Prize Winner will
be announced at 6:00 PM EST, Second Prize Winner will be announced at 6:30 PM
EST and Third Prize Winner will be announced at 7:00 PM EST. If a Winner has
entered via email, he or she will be also be notified via email to the address used to
enter Sweepstakes. All Winners will have until Monday, December 10, 2012, at
12:00 PM EST to respond via Twitter or email as applicable. Otherwise, new
Winners will be randomly selected at that time and announced on Twitter at 12:30
EST PM December 10, 2012, and notified via email if applicable.
Odds: Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries
Prize Fulfillment: Arrangements for Prize Fulfillment will be made by PBP in its sole
discretion. PBP reserves the right to substitute Prizes of greater or equal
value. PBP reserves the right, in its sole discretion to suspend, modify, or terminate
the Sweepstakes. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated
expiration date, PBP reserves the right to award Prizes based on the entries
received before the termination date, in its sole discretion.
Sweepstakes administration, Winner selection and Prize claim verification will be
conducted by PBP. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree to be bound by
these Official Rules and the decisions of PBP, whose decisions are final. All materials
submitted become the sole property of PBP and will not be returned. Return of Prize
as undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate Winner will be
selected. Winner must sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity/Liability
Release if requested. Noncompliance within the time period specified will result in
disqualification and an alternate Winner will be selected.
PBP reserves the right to cancel/terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes if, in
PBP’s sole determination, the integrity of the Sweepstakes has been, or could be,
compromised, or the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned or fairly,
including, but not limited to, fraud or force majeure or any other causes beyond
Sponsor’s control. By entering the Sweepstakes, you explicitly release, discharge and
hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities, their successors, estates and assigns and all
their respective shareholders, directors, officers and employees, one and all, from any
and all liability, actions, causes of action, damages, actual, incidental or consequential,
claims and demands whatsoever in law or equity, which he/she now has or may acquire,
by reason of any personal injury, death, loss of or damage to property, or any reason,
occurring during or arising out of his/her participation in the Sweepstakes and the
acceptance and use or misuse of Prize. By accepting a Prize, Winner waives the right to
1) assert as a cost of winning Prize any and all costs of verification and redemption or
travel to redeem Prize, and 2) claim any liability (including attorneys’ fees and costs,
which might arise from redeeming or seeking to redeem Prize (including any travel
related thereto). The right to receive Prize is non-assignable and non-transferable and
no Prize substitution, exchange or cash equivalent will be allowed except by PBP, who
reserves the right to substitute Prize (or portion of Prize) of equal or greater value in
case of unavailability of Prize or force majeure.
If any provision of the Sweepstakes shall be deemed to violate any federal, state or
municipal law, it shall be amended to conform to such law and all other provisions shall
remain in full force and effect. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
This offer may not be reproduced, reprinted or published elsewhere in any format
without the written permission of PBP.
All taxes are the responsibility of Winner. An IRS Form 1099 MISC, as applicable, will be
issued to Winner for the applicable year for the approximate retail value of Prize.
Acceptance of Prize constitutes permission to use Winner's name, town and state, voice
and likeness and any and all identifying characteristics including, but not limited to, the
taking of photographs and/or videos by any of the Sweepstakes Entities’ photographers
or videographers for publicity purposes, in perpetuity, in all media, without further
consent or compensation, unless prohibited by law and Winner agrees to execute any
and all documents requested by the any of the Sweepstakes Entities to convey such
rights to own all the results thereof. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed to
obligate any of the Sweepstakes Entities to make use of any of the rights granted herein
and Winner waives any right to inspect or approve any such use of any and every nature
Limitations of Liability: None of the Sweepstakes Entities shall be responsible for late,
lost, damaged, misdirected, incorrectly addressed, stolen, incomplete, illegible,
undeliverable, destroyed entries, nor for electronic transmission errors resulting in
omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or
destruction nor unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical,
network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer hardware or software malfunctions
or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry
materials by PBP on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet
or at any website or any combination thereof. Any person attempting to damage any
website, defraud or in any way tamper with the Sweepstakes will be ineligible for Prize
and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. None of the Sweepstakes Entities
shall be responsible for technical, pictorial, typographical or editorial errors or omissions
in any marketing materials or these Official Rules. The Sweepstakes shall be governed
by and interpreted under the laws of the State of California, USA without regard to its
conflicts of laws or provisions. Entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims, and
causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or any prizes
awarded and all issues and questions concerning the validity, interpretation and
enforceability of these Official Rules shall be resolved individually, without resort to any
form of class action, and exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Los
Angeles County, California. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to
actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the
Sweepstakes and never shall include consequential, incidental or punitive damages and,
in no event, attorneys' fees. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of
liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.
Winners List: Name of Winner will be available on or about December 10, 2012. For a
copy of the Winners List, send a self addressed, stamped, #10 business envelope to
Winners – Case of Bass “Caption This” Sweepstakes, c/o Playboy Plus Entertainment, Inc.,
2300 West Empire Avenue, 7th Floor, Burbank, CA 91504, to be received by May 1,
2013. This address is not valid for entries, and any entry mailed to this address will be
discarded. Vermont residents are not required to include return postage.
Administrator: Playboy Plus Entertainment, Inc., 2300 West Empire Avenue, 7th Floor,
Burbank, CA 91504.