SWEEPSTAKES AND PRIZE:
The #AccessGranted Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) provides an opportunity for eligible Twitter users to be entered to win the Access Granted Broadway Package, consisting of two (2) previously Tony Award-winning Broadway show tickets (exclusive of Hamilton), domestic airfare for two (2) people to New York City, and hotel accommodations for two (2) people in New York City for three (3) nights (the “Prize”). Broadway show tickets are subject to availability. Tickets, airfare and hotel must be reserved through Grant Thornton LLP (the “Sponsor”) or its representative. The approximate retail value of the Prize is $3200. The total cost of the Prize may not exceed $4,500.
RULES AND CONDITIONS:
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED. The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States who at the time of entry are at least twenty-one (21) years of age.Limit one entry per person. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to cancel the Sweepstakes in its entirety for any reason and at any time. In the event the Sweepstakes is cancelled, Sponsor will select a winner at random from all eligible entries received prior to exercising its rights to cancel the Sweepstakes. Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which decisions are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning the Prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. The winner and winner’s guest must each sign an affidavit and release prior to redeeming the Prize. The winner’s guest must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time the Prize is redeemed. All elements of the Prize (Broadway tickets, airfare and hotel accommodations) must be redeemed during a single trip. The Prize must be redeemed in its entirety by December 31,2016. Any portion of the Prize not redeemed by this date for any reason will be forfeited. The forfeited portion of the Prize will not be awarded to another entrant.”]
HOW TO ENTER:
The Sweepstakes opens at 9:00 am EST on May 25, 2016. At that time, all eligible persons may submit an entry via Twitter by responding to the question “What is your vision for the future of theatre?” via (i) a written tweet and/or (ii) a tweet consisting of an original picture/image and/or original video clip (no longer than 30 seconds) and using the hashtag, #AccessGrantedSweeps, and following @GrantThorntonUS. All entries must be tweeted out by 5:00 p.m. EST on June 13, 2016. Employees of the Sponsor and the Sponsor’s parents, subsidiaries, agencies and affiliated companies, and their employees and employees’ immediate families are not eligible. Submissions that are deemed inappropriate for any reason by Sponsor in Sponsor's sole and exclusive discretion will be ineligible.
Sponsor will select one winner of the Sweepstakes at random among upon eligible entries. The winning entry will be featured across Sponsor’s social media channels.
The winner will be contacted by Sponsor or Sponsor's representative via Twitter at approximately 10 a.m. EST on June 20, 2016. The winner must reply by tweet to claim the Prize within 72 hours; failure to do so may result in forfeiture of the Prize, and the Prize being awarded to an alternate, randomly-selected winner. All taxes, fees, costs and expenses associated with Prize receipt, redemption and use that are not specifically mentioned herein, including without limitation, federal, state/ provincial and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Prize is nontransferable and may NOT be sold, resold, auctioned, bartered, assigned, exchanged, placed in commerce, transferred, given away, donated, or otherwise conveyed or placed into any channels of distribution.
RIGHTS & OBLIGATIONS:
By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to irrevocably release and hold harmless Sponsor, its affiliates, it and their parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, partners, directors, representatives, agents and employees, from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from or in connection with, either directly or indirectly: 1) the creation, preparation, and/or submission of any entries; 2) participation in the Sweepstakes; 3) the awarding, acceptance, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any Prize awarded herein; and/or 4) any Prize-related activities, including but not limited to traveling to or from any Prize-related activity.
By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants irrevocably consent to Sponsor’s use of his/her/their name, photograph and/or likeness, content attributed to entrants for Sweepstakes entry, address (city and state only), voice, and statements made by or attributed to him/her/them, in perpetuity, in any and all media and forms of advertising now known or hereafter developed (including, without limitation, print, broadcast, social media, video and internet), for all purposes including advertising and all promotional activities without any compensation or prior notice to entrant, except where prohibited by law.
The Sweepstakes is governed by, and will be construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Illinois, and the forum and venue for any dispute shall be in Chicago, Illinois. Any and all controversies or claims arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or Prize that cannot be resolved through direct discussions or mediation shall be resolved individually, by final and binding arbitration, without resort to any form of class action. All proceedings brought pursuant to this paragraph will be conducted in Chicago, Illinois. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to actual damages, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential, or incidental damages, including attorney’s fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief.
To obtain the winner’s name, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Doremus, 200 Varick Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10014. Requests for winner’s name must be received by June 30, 2016.
171 N Clark St. #200
Chicago, IL 60601