Kwik Trip Around the Bases Sweepstakes 2021 - Kwik Trip | Kwik Star

KWIK TRIP AROUND THE BASES 2021

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER SWEEPSTAKES OR WIN PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. KWIK TRIP AROUND THE BASES 2021 (1) (THE “SWEEPSTAKES”) IS ONLY OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE U.S. RESIDING IN THE STATES OF MINNESOTA (MN), IOWA (IA), WISCONSIN (WI), ILLINOIS (IL), AND MICHIGAN (MI) THROUGHOUT THE SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD AND WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT TIME OF ENTRY. SWEEPSTAKES SHALL BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES LAW. THE SWEEPSTAKES STARTS MARCH 23, 2021 AT 10:00:00 A.M. CENTRAL TIME (CT) AND ENDS SEPTEMBER 30, 2021 AT 11:59:59 P.M. CT (THE “SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD”); HOWEVER, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO END THE SWEEPSTAKES AT ANY TIME. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. THIS PROMOTION IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH FACEBOOK.

SPONSOR:

The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Kwik Trip, Inc., 1626 Oak St, La Crosse, WI 54602 (the “Sponsor” or “Kwik Trip”).

CONDUCT:

This Sweepstakes is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor shall be final and binding in all respects. The Official Rules will be posted on the following website throughout the Sweepstakes Period: http://www.kwiktrip.com/sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or the website; or to be acting in any manner deemed by the Sponsor to be in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in any manner deemed by the Sponsor to be unsportsmanlike or disruptive, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.

ELIGIBILITY:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES OR WIN PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. To enter the Sweepstakes, entrants: (i) must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry (ii) must be a legal resident of Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois or Michigan (iii) must not be considered a minor or legally incompetent in your state of residence, and (iv) must be a registered Kwik Rewards member. The Sweepstakes is void in New York, Florida, Puerto Rico, U.S. territories and possessions, and where otherwise restricted or prohibited by law, rule or regulation. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Employees, officers and directors of Sponsor and Minnesota Twins, LLC (the “Minnesota Twins”), their respective parents, subsidiaries, licensees, agencies and affiliates (whether related or not) of such individuals of Sponsor or other company involved with the design, production, execution or distribution of this Sweepstakes are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes or to win any prizes. Any Sweepstakes entries received from an ineligible participant will be disqualified.

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:

The Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the Sweepstakes in its sole discretion. Sweepstakes entry method systems will be the official timekeeping devices.

Weekly Entry Periods

Weekly Period Starts at 10:00 a.m. CT Ends at 11:59 p.m. CT Approximate Drawing Date Cash Games Awarded
1 3/23/2021 3/25/2021 3/26/2021 4/1/2021, 4/3/2021, 4/4/2021, 4/5/2021, 4/6/2021, 4/7/2021, 4/8/2021
2 3/23/2021 4/1/2021 4/2/2021 4/10/2021, 4/11/2021, 4/12/2021, 4/13/2021, 4/14/2021, 4/15/2021
3 3/23/2021 4/8/2021 4/9/2021 4/16/2021, 4/17/2021, 4/18/2021, 4/19/2021, 4/20/2021, 4/21/2021
4 3/23/2021 4/15/2021 4/16/2021 4/23/2021, 4/24/2021, 4/25/2021, 4/26/2021, 4/27/2021, 4/28/2021, 4/30/2021
5 3/23/2021 4/22/2021 4/23/2021 5/1/2021, 5/2/2021, 5/3/2021, 5/4/2021, 5/5/2021, 5/6/2021
6 3/23/2021 4/29/2021 4/30/2021 5/7/2021, 5/8/2021, 5/9/2021, 5/11/2021, 5/12/2021, 5/13/2021
7 3/23/2021 5/6/2021 5/7/2021 5/14/2021, 5/15/2021, 5/16/2021, 5/17/2021, 5/18/2021, 5/19/2021
8 3/23/2021 5/13/2021 5/14/2021 5/21/2021, 5/22/2021, 5/23/2021, 5/24/2021, 5/25/2021, 5/26/2021
9 3/23/2021 5/20/2021 5/21/2021 5/28/2021, 5/29/2021, 5/30/2021, 5/31/2021, 6/1/2021, 6/2/2021, 6/3/2021, 6/4/2021, 6/5/2021
10 3/23/2021 5/31/2021 6/1/2021 6/6/2021, 6/8/2021, 6/9/2021, 6/10/2021, 6/11/2021
11 3/23/2021 6/3/2021 6/4/2021 6/12/2021, 6/13/2021, 6/14/2021, 6/15/2021, 6/16/2021
12 3/23/2021 6/10/2021 6/11/2021 6/18/2021, 6/19/2021, 6/20/2021, 6/21/2021, 6/22/2021
13 3/23/2021 6/17/2021 6/18/2021 6/24/2021, 6/25/2021, 6/26/2021, 6/27/2021, 6/28/2021, 6/29/2021
14 3/23/2021 6/24/2021 6/25/2021 6/30/2021, 7/1/2021, 7/2/2021, 7/3/2021, 7/4/2021, 7/5/2021
15 3/23/2021 6/30/2021 7/2/2021 7/6/2021, 7/7/2021
16 3/23/2021 7/4/2021 7/5/2021 7/8/2021, 7/9/2021, 7/10/2021, 7/11/2021, 7/13/2021, 7/16/2021, 7/17/2021, 7/18/2021, 7/19/2021
17 3/23/2021 7/14/2021 7/15/2021 7/20/2021, 7/21/2021, 7/22/2021, 7/23/2021, 7/24/2021, 7/25/2021, 7/26/2021, 7/27/2021
18 3/23/2021 7/21/2021 7/22/2021 7/28/2021, 7/30/2021, 7/31/2021, 8/1/2021, 8/3/2021, 8/4/2021, 8/5/2021, 8/6/2021
19 3/23/2021 7/28/2021 7/29/2021 8/7/2021, 8/8/2021, 8/9/2021, 8/10/2021, 8/11/2021
20 3/23/2021 8/4/2021 8/5/2021 8/13/2021, 8/14/2021, 8/15/2021, 8/16/2021, 8/16/2021, 8/17/2021
21 3/23/2021 8/11/2021 8/12/2021 8/18/2021, 8/19/2021, 8/20/2021, 8/21/2021, 8/22/2021, 8/24/2021
22 3/23/2021 8/18/2021 8/19/2021 8/25/2021, 8/26/2021, 8/27/2021, 8/28/2021, 8/29/2021
23 3/23/2021 8/25/2021 8/26/2021 8/31/2021, 9/1/2021, 9/3/2021, 9/4/2021, 9/5/2021
24 3/23/2021 8/31/2021 9/2/2021 9/6/2021, 9/7/2021
25 3/23/2021 9/2/2021 9/3/2021 9/8/2021, 9/9/2021, 9/10/2021, 9/11/2021, 9/12/2021, 9/13/2021, 9/14/2021, 9/15/2021
26 3/23/2021 9/8/2021 9/9/2021 9/17/2021, 9/18/2021, 9/19/2021, 9/21/2021, 9/22/2021, 9/23/2021
27 3/23/2021 9/15/2021 9/16/2021 9/24/2021, 9/25/2021, 9/26/2021, 9/28/2021, 9/29/2021, 9/30/2021, 10/1/2021
28 3/23/2021 9/30/2021 10/1/2021 10/2/2021

 

HOW TO ENTER:

All methods of entry have an equal chance of winning. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Unless otherwise specified, all entries must be submitted during the Sweepstakes Period.

There are two (2) ways to enter the Sweepstakes:

  1. Make a Qualified Purchase at a Kwik Trip, Inc. location: During the Sweepstakes Period, purchase a “Qualified Product” (defined below) in the time period as described below at a Kwik Trip, Inc.-owned store location in MN using a registered Kwik Rewards account, and you will automatically receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes per eligible item purchased. From March 23, 2021-May 31, 2021, purchase any Old Dutch branded product; from June 1-30, 2021, purchase any Hershey’s or Reese’s candy bar; from July 1-31, 2021, purchase any Ritz Cheese Crispers; from August 1-31, 2021, purchase any Butterfinger, Crunch, Baby Ruth or 100 Grand candy bar; or from September 1-30, 2021, purchase any Nature’s Touch Ice Cream at a participating Kwik Trip, Inc. store in MN using your registered Kwik Rewards account (each eligible item, a “Qualified Product” during valid dates indicated). All Qualified Products may not be available at all Kwik Trip, Inc. store locations. There are three (3) ways to apply your Kwik Rewards account to the purchase: (i) swiping a registered Kwik Rewards card, (ii) scanning your Kwik Rewards in-app barcode, or (iii) entering an alternate ID (phone number) connected to your registered account) on a pin pad. Entry amounts are subject to the limit below.

Sweepstakes Opt-Out: If you are otherwise eligible for the Sweepstakes and wish to make a Qualified Purchase using your registered Kwik Rewards account without being entered into the Sweepstakes, you may send an email requesting such to kwikrewards@kwiktrip.com. Your request must include your full name and 16-digit Kwik Rewards number or email address associated with your Kwik Rewards account. Your Opt-Out request will be applied to the drawing(s) after receipt. Please allow up to 3 business days for your request to be processed.

  1. Free Online Form: During the Sweepstakes Period, to enter without making a purchase, visit https://woobox.com/ngz87f and follow the on-screen instructions to enter your full name, street address, phone number (if any), email address associated with your Kwik Rewards account, and date of birth and submit an online entry form. You will receive five (5) entries into the Sweepstakes for the applicable Weekly Entry Period(s) for each online form submission. All entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and none will be acknowledged or returned. The Sponsor is not responsible for late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, or illegible entries, which will be disqualified.

Entry is subject to, and will be treated in a manner consistent with, official Kwik Rewards Program Terms and Conditions at https://www.kwiktrip.com/privacy-terms including but not limited to account status and set up and earning visits. To participate, you must have a registered Kwik Rewards card. If you are a potential winner, you will be contacted via email or phone based on the contact information associated with your Kwik Rewards card. In the case of a Kwik Rewards Plus Debit or Credit account, the official primary account holder may be contacted and listed as the potential winner regardless of the cardholder participating in any entry methods. If you do not yet have a Kwik Rewards card, visit any Kwik Trip, Inc. location for a free card. If you have not yet registered your Kwik Rewards Card, visit www.kwikrewards.com to complete registration.

Limit: There is no limit to Sweepstakes entries per person during the Sweepstakes Period; combination of methods of entry will be accepted. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address or Kwik Rewards Card. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods or agents (including, but not limited to, sweepstakes entry services) will void all entries by that entrant. In the event of a dispute as to any online entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address or the natural person assigned a Kwik Rewards Card by Kwik Trip, Inc. or its agent. A potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

Entrant agrees that the Sponsor may use or disclose his or her entry in whole or in part, commercially or noncommercially, in any media, in perpetuity, worldwide, including the right to publish and display the entry for advertising and publicity, and to edit and make derivative works, all without additional notification, review, approval or compensation to anyone, including entrant. Additionally, entrant agrees that Kwik Trip may post the entry (including your name), or any portion thereof, on the Website and/or its webpages on third-party sites, and/or use in any media.

All entrants consent to Sponsor’s right to contact the entrant after entrant’s entry into the Sweepstakes for purposes of Prize notification or other correspondence relating to the Sweepstakes. The Sponsor may contact an entrant by means of any correspondence or communication, including emailing, telephone calls, or text messages. By submitting an entry into the Sweepstakes, the entrant is consenting to use of his or her personal information as set forth in the Sponsor’s privacy policy at https://www.kwiktrip.com/privacy-terms.

PRIZES:

A total of one hundred sixty-three (163) prizes are available to be won in the Sweepstakes, one per Cash Game (as defined below). Each winner will win the opportunity to be the Around the Bases contestant who will receive the chance to win cash if a Triple Event (as defined below) occurs during the applicable designated Cash Game (as defined below) assigned to that winner, the applicable designated Cash Game’s jackpot cash dollar amount (each, a “Cash Prize”). The designated Cash Game with a chance to win a Cash Prize and Cash Prize awarded, if any, are collectively, a “Prize.” The Approximate Retail Value of each Prize ranges from $0-14,200 depending on whether a Triple Event occurs in a designated Cash Game. The exact number of Cash Prizes awarded will be depends on the number of Triple Events.

Triple Event: A Triple Event occurs the first time a Minnesota Twins player hits a Triple during a designated Cash Game (a “Triple Event”). A Triple Event shall mean a Major League Baseball-officially recorded Triple, as defined by Major League Baseball, hit by a Minnesota Twins player.

Cash Game: Approximately one hundred forty-two (142) regular season games of the Minnesota Twins are designated as Cash Games for the Sweepstakes Period (each a “Cash Game”), subject to Cash Games being cancelled and not rescheduled pursuant to Major League Baseball rules or directives. Cash Games considered eligible for this Sweepstakes are listed in the chart under the Sweepstakes Period section above.

Each Winner will be assigned a specific Cash Game on the applicable Weekly Entry Period drawing date. Cash Prize awarding will be conducted as follows:

  1. The value of the Cash Prize is set to one hundred dollars ($100) for the first Cash Game of the Sweepstakes Period and for each designated Cash Game first played after a Triple Event occurs. The Cash Prize will have a maximum value of $14,200. If a Cash Game is cancelled or changes for any reason, that Cash Game will be considered ineligible, and no cash will be added to the jackpot or awarded for such cancelled Cash Game date.
    1. If a Cash Game is cancelled or changes for any reason, that Cash Game may be considered ineligible, and no Cash Prize will be awarded, and no Cash Prize substitution will be made. If a Cash Game is rescheduled, the winner originally assigned to that game may be reassigned to the rescheduled game at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
  2. If a Triple Event does not occur during the first designated Cash Game of the Sweepstakes Period or at the designated Cash Game first played after a Triple Event occurs, then the value of the Cash Prize carries forward and will be increased by one hundred dollars ($100) for the subsequent designated Cash Game.
  3. If a Triple Event occurs in the designated Cash Game, the winner assigned to that Cash Game will be awarded a Cash Prize that will equal the cash amount in the jackpot at the start of the designated Cash Game, as determined in accordance with these Official rules. No more than one (1) Cash Prize will be awarded during any Cash Game or per Prize regardless of the number of Triple Events that occur during such designated Cash Game.
  4. If, in a Cash Game, no Triple Event occurs, the winner assigned to that Cash Game will not receive a Cash Prize and any cash in the jackpot at the start of that Cash Game will remain in the jackpot for the subsequent designated Cash Game.
  5. Winner does not need to be present at the Winner’s assigned Cash Game at with the Triple Event occurs to be eligible to receive the Triple Prize.

The Prize is nontransferable, nonnegotiable, and nondivisible, unless otherwise stated in writing or agreed to in writing by the Sponsor. Each winner’s personal information related to Sweepstakes entry, including, but not limited to, first and last names, full mailing address, phone number, and/or email address, may be shared with other companies involved with the design, production, execution or distribution of this Sweepstakes for the purpose of Prize awarding and delivery. Prize will be sent to the respective winners’ home addresses at no cost to the winners.

Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied by the Sponsor. Winners acknowledge that the Sponsor and all other businesses affiliated with this Sweepstakes and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of the Prize being offered, except that the Prize shall be subject to its manufacturer’s standard warranty (if any).

ODDS:

The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

RANDOM DRAWING:

Sponsor’s decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of the potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. All eligible entries received during each Weekly Entry Period will be gathered into a database prior to each Weekly Prize drawing which will take place on or about the dates listed in the chart of the Sweepstakes Period section. One (1) potential winner will be selected per Cash Game listed in the chart under the Sweepstakes Period section. Winners will be drawn and assigned Cash Games in chronological order. Entrants may only win once in the Sweepstakes; if an entrant is included in a Weekly Entry Period drawing and is not selected in a drawing or declines the Prize for any reason from that particular drawing but otherwise meets all eligibility requirements of these Official Rules, any eligible entries received from that entrant will be placed back into the random drawing pool for the next Weekly Entry Period drawing.

PRIZE WINNER NOTIFICATION:

The winners of each Weekly Entry Period drawing will be posted at www.kwiktrip.com/sweepstakes following each drawing.

Should a winner’s assigned Cash Game result in a Triple Event, that winner will be notified via email or phone call (or by mail if required by law) by Sponsor and/or a third-party fulfillment company and required to respond with any requested documentation which may include but is not limited to an affidavit acknowledging the winner’s eligibility, proof of a valid driver’s license, IRS W-9 form, and publicity release (“Sweepstakes Documents”) within one (1) business day from the time award notification was sent unless otherwise indicated by Sponsor. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring the winners list at www.kwiktrip.com/sweepstakes and for further Prize notification or other communications related to this Sweepstakes.

Sponsor, Minnesota Twins their subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, employees and agents, and the advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies of each (the “Sweepstakes Entities”) shall have no liability for any winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk email or other security settings or for a winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If a winner assigned to a Cash Game in which a Triple Event occurs cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the Prize and provide any requested Sweepstakes Documents within one (1) day from the time award notification was sent (or seven (7) days in the case of a mail notification), the Prize will be forfeited, no alternate winners will be selected, and the Cash Prize will remain unawarded.

If winner fails to comply with these Official Rules, that winner will be disqualified. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND INCOME TAXES ON PRIZES AND EXPENSES RELATING TO ACCEPTANCE AND USE OF PRIZES NOT SPECIFIED ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.

ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS:

If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to an infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes, at which time, the Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received at the time of the Sweepstakes termination. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions or any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on‑line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by the Sponsor due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.

PUBLICITY:

Except where prohibited by law, entry into the Sweepstakes and acceptance of Prize constitute permission to use winner’s name, Prize won, hometown, likeness, video tape, photographs, and statements for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission. Except as expressly stated in these Official Rules, no substitution, cash redemption or transfer of the Prize is allowed, but the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute for the advertised Prize a prize of equal or greater value if the advertised Prize becomes unavailable for any reason.

NO LIABILITY:

By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to these Official Rules and all decisions of the Sponsor. Winners release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities from all claims and liability relating to their participation in the promotion, and the acceptance and use/misuse of the Prize offered. Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in this Sweepstakes or use/misuse or redemption of the Prize. The Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the Prize.

The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes or any portion thereof should any causes corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes, and select a winner from entries received prior to the action taken or in such other manner as deemed fair and appropriate by the Sponsor. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter or any other social platforms. Entrants are providing their information to Kwik Trip, Inc. and not to Facebook. The Sweepstakes is in no way affiliated with Apple. The information provided will only be used for the purpose of this promotion unless otherwise requested by entrant.

CHOICE OF LAW AND VENUE:

Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any Prize awarded, or the determination of the winner, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor or the Sweepstakes Entities in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Wisconsin, without regard for conflicts of law doctrine, and all proceedings shall take place in La Crosse County, State of Wisconsin.

THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE THEIR RIGHT TO JURY TRIAL WITH RESPECT TO ALL CLAIMS AND ISSUES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE SWEEPSTAKES WHETHER SOUNDING IN CONTRACT OR TORT, AND INCLUDING ANY CLAIM FOR FRAUDULENT INDUCEMENT THEREOF.

PRIVACY:

Personal information collected from online entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s privacy policy at https://www.kwiktrip.com/privacy-terms.

WINNERS LIST:

Winners of each Weekly Entry Period drawing with be posted at kwiktrip.com/sweepstakes immediately following each drawing.

An official final winners list will be available at www.kwiktrip.com/sweepstakes for a minimum of 30 days following any pending winner confirmations after the Sweepstakes Period.

CONTACT:

For Sweepstakes inquiries, contact kwikrewards@kwiktrip.com, 1-800-305-6666, or Kwik Trip, Inc. – Sweepstakes, 1626 Oak Street P.O. Box 1477, La Crosse, WI 54602-2107.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE SPONSOR BE LIABLE TO ANY ENTRANT OR PROSPECTIVE ENTRANT, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES HOWEVER CAUSED, EVEN IF THE SPONSOR HAS BEEN NOTIFIED IN ADVANCE OF SUCH POSSIBILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR PERTAINING TO THE SWEEPSTAKES. THE SPONSOR AND THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR: (A) ANY ERROR WHICH MAY OCCUR IN THE PROCESSING OF ANY AND ALL ENTRIES; (B) LOST, LATE OR MISDIRECTED ENTRIES; OR (C) ANY CONDITION CAUSED BY EVENTS THAT MAY CAUSE THE SWEEPSTAKES TO BE DISRUPTED OR CORRUPTED.