SUMMER MOVIE MOMENTS GAME

OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS Game BEGINS AT 12:00:00 (NOON) PM ET ON JUNE 15, 2014 AND ENDS AT 11:59:59 AM ET ON AUGUST 10, 2014.


NOTE: Sponsor (defined in Rule 9) has made a prize substitution as permitted by Rule 5.

Please see Rule 5 for prize details.


  1. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE (ELIGIBILITY): This Summer Movie Moments Game (“Game”) is open to individual legal residents of the 50 United States and Washington, District of Columbia who are age 13 or older as of June 15, 2014. Employees (and their immediate families and members of the same household) of Sponsor (defined in Rule 9 below) and its advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, employees, directors, subsidiaries, affiliates and agents (collectively, the Released Parties) are not eligible.

  2. HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GAME:

By Text Message: Send “MOVIE” via text message to 78787 and follow the instructions contained in the reply text messages. Each time you play the Game by text message (“Text Message Play”), you are required to send three (3) text messages. MESSAGE AND DATA RATES MAY APPLY. If you are the first person to submit a Text Message Play on or after the predetermined time and date for the most recent winning Game message made available, you will receive a text message that includes the phrase “CONGRATS” and a fourteen-digit code that you must redeem as described in Rule 4 (“Prize Code”). (If your reply text message does not contain “CONGRATS” and a Prize Code or if it contains any other information, then you are not a winner.) LIMIT: One Text Message Play per Calendar Day.

For Text Message Plays, you must have a wireless mobile device that is capable of two-way SMS messaging through participating mobile service providers. To opt-out or stop receiving text messages, send “STOP” to 78787 and for help, send “HELP” to 78787. By playing, you agree to receive text messages about this Game and understand that you are solely responsible for all message and data charges that you incur. All such charges are billed by and payable to your mobile service provider; please contact your participating mobile service provider for pricing plans, participation status and details. Text Message Play services for the Game are provided on an “as is” basis, may not be available in all areas at all times and may be affected by product, software, coverage or other service changes made by your mobile service provider or otherwise. Text messages are sent to you from an automated system.

Play By Mail: Hand-print your full name, full address (street address, city, state and zip code (no P.O. Boxes)), email address and date of birth on a piece of paper (“Mail-In Play”) and send it to: Movie Moments Game, Dept. F, P.O. Box 5705, Blair, NE 68009-5705.  LIMIT: one (1) Mail-In Play request per outer envelope. Mail-In Plays must be received by August 15, 2014. Each Mail-In Play winner will receive a Prize Code sent to the email address listed on the Mail-In Play. Sponsor will not accept illegible, incomplete, forged, altered, postage-due or mechanically-reproduced Mail-In Plays.


  1. PERSONAL INFORMATION: Unless otherwise stated at the time of submission, personal information submitted in connection with this Game is governed by the Mars Privacy Policy and the General Terms & Conditions for Web Sites Operated by the Mars, Incorporated Family of Companies (the “Website Documents”).


  1. HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE: Visit to www.marsmoviemoments.com and follow the on-screen instructions to input your Prize Code and other required prize claim information. ALL PRIZE CODES MUST BE RECEIVED AT WWW.MARSMOVIEMOMENTS.COM BY AUGUST 31, 2014. Prize Codes submitted on www.marsmoviemoments.com after August 31, 2014 are void.


  1. PRIZES & ODDS: Five Hundred Thousand (500,000) Prizes: each, a $6.00 “Movies On Demand Credit” awarded by TPG Rewards, Inc. as a $6.00 credit applied to winner’s cable/satellite bill. (Prize terms: Valid at participating cable/satellite providers only, which include Bright House Networks, Cable One, Inc., Charter Communications, Comcast Cable Communications, Cablevision, Cox Communications, DISH; DIRECTV Insight Communications Company, L.P., Mediacom Communications and Time Warner Cable Inc. If winner’s cable/satellite provider is not participating, TPG Rewards, Inc. will provide alternative arrangements. Prize is valid in the United States only. Prize is not valid with any other offer, is not redeemable for cash and may not be sold or transferred. Winner must provide name, mailing address, email address and name and account number with cable/satellite provider. Credit will appear within two (2) billing cycles.  Winner is responsible for any balance exceeding Prize credit. All other prize terms are determined by Sponsor.) Total Approximate Retail Value of All Prizes: $3,000,000. All applicable taxes, fees and other expenses, if any, are the responsibility solely of the winners. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize with a prize of equal or greater value but no other substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted. Sponsor is responsible only for prize delivery and is not responsible for prize quality or utility to winner. ALL PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE FROM SPONSOR, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. Odds of winning a prize in the Game depend on the number of participants playing the Game and the date and time of each play.

  2. VERIFICATION OF WINNERS & DELIVERY OF PRIZES: Judge will verify winners’ compliance with these Official Rules. Each winner who played by Text Message Play must be the registered owner of the mobile service account related to the mobile telephone number from which winning Text Message Play was sent. Each winner may be required to complete, sign and have notarized an affidavit of eligibility and liability release and a publicity release, where permitted by law (“Winner Affidavit”). Judge may award a prize to an alternate participant if a prize or any written communication is returned as undeliverable, if participant does not respond to any written communication or voice mail message within ten (10) days after the date sent/message is left or if the properly-completed Winner Affidavit (if applicable) is not received by Judge within the time period specified in the winner notification. Prizes will be sent approximately 6-8 weeks after winner verification. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. Sponsor may award a prize won by a minor to his/her parent/legal guardian. Each winner agrees to use of his/her name, address, likeness and/or other biographical information or prize information by or on behalf of Sponsor for promotional purposes (including in the winners list) in any medium without additional compensation to the extent permitted by law. If winner is a minor, any use of his/her name, address, likeness and/or other biographical or prize information is subject to the prior approval of his/her parent or legal guardian.


  1. GENERAL: This Game is void outside 50 United States and Washington, District of Columbia and where prohibited or restricted by law. This Game is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is governed by the internal laws of the State of Delaware. Any and all legal actions or claims arising in connection with this Game must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction within the United States. If any provision of these Official Rules is irrevocably inconsistent with any provision of the Website Documents, the provision of these Official Rules will prevail but solely to the extent of the inconsistency. The Released Parties are not responsible for: late, lost, stolen, damaged, garbled, incomplete, misaddressed, postage-due, incorrect or misdirected Game plays, mail or other communications; errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects or delays in operations or transmission of information, in each case whether arising by way of technical or other failures or malfunctions of computer hardware, software, communications devices or transmission lines; data corruption, theft or destruction; or unauthorized access to or alteration or loss of Game-related materials. Further, the Released Parties are not responsible for electronic communications which are undeliverable as a result of any form of active or passive filtering of any kind or insufficient space in any participant's email account to receive email messages. The use of automated software or computer programs to participate in the Game is prohibited and any individual who uses, attempts to use or who Sponsor suspects of using such methods to participate will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right to restrict Game plays if a suspicious Game play or other activity is detected or suspected. The Released Parties disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with, this Game and reserve the right, at their sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate or suspend this Game if for any reason this Game cannot be conducted as designed or intended. If this Game is cancelled, terminated or suspended, a notice will be posted at www.marsmoviemoments.com. If the number of prize claims for any prize level is greater than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules for such prize level, winners for the stated number of prizes will be selected in a random drawing from among all verified prize claims received for such prize level. Sponsor is not obligated to award more than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any participant (and all of his/her plays) from this Game or any other promotion conducted now or in the future by Sponsor or its affiliates if he/she tampers with the Game play process or if his/her fraud or misconduct affects the integrity of this Game. Sponsor reserves the right to correct errors or inconsistencies in promotional materials. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS GAME IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. IF AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

  2. PARTICIPANT WARRANTY, WAIVER AND RELEASE: EACH PARTICIPANT WARRANTS THAT HE/SHE IS ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS GAME, HAS THE LEGAL CAPACITY TO AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND COMPLIES WITH THE TERMS OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES.


each participant waives any right to BRING claims against SPONSOR AND ITS AFFILIATES as a plaintiff or clASS member in any PURPORTED class or representative action or proceeding. 


BY ACCEPTING A PRIZE, EACH WINNER AGREES TO RELEASE THE RELEASED PARTIES FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, LOSSES OR DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE AWARDING, RECEIPT AND/OR USE OR MISUSE OF A PRIZE OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY PRIZE-RELATED ACTIVITY.


  1. SPONSOR: Mars Chocolate North America, LLC, Hackettstown, New Jersey

QUESTIONS? Call 877-612-8449 or send an email to SummerMovieMoments@dlblair.com.

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