Sports Illustrated Dallas Cowboys:
50 Years of Football
Sweepstakes


OFFICIAL RULES
No Purchase Necessary. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Sweepstakes is open to all U.S. Citizens that are legal residents of the continental United States and are at least 18 years of age at the time of entry except in Puerto Rico, Alaska, Hawaii, Virgin Islands, Guam and other US territories.  All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited or restricted.

1. Eligibility: By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and/or its agents. Odds of winning prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.  Employees and directors of LONESTARSTRUCK.COM, ("Sponsor"), Time Inc.,  Entertainment Marketing Group their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and their advertising and promotional agencies and the immediate family (spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, daughter or son, regardless of where they live) or members of the households of such employees and directors (whether or not related) are not eligible. By entering, you agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects.

2. Email and Privacy: You can access Sponsor’s web site (http:// www.LoneStarStruck.com) to participate in this Sweepstakes by clicking on a banner, icon or other link on web site. By submitting the registration form entrants can click an icon to opt-out of the use of their personal information as described in Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, located at http://www.LoneStarStruck.com/privacy-policy, to receive email or other communications from Sponsor web site.  If entrant opt-ins they agree to receive email or other communications from Sponsor, and the Time Inc. web site. You may subsequently opt-out of the receipt of such email or communications by following the directions in the email or contacting that web site. Whether you opt-in or opt-out will not affect your participation, or chances to win in this Sweepstakes. Entrants further agree that the personal information collected during this Sweepstakes may be shared with the aforementioned Released Parties, unless entrant decides to opt-out, whose use of such information shall be governed by their own privacy policies.

3. Sweepstakes Period: Sweepstakes begins July 6, 2010 Eastern Standard Time (EST), and ends September 5, 2010 (EST). A day begins at 12:00:01 a.m. (EST) and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. (EST).

4. Entry: Visit the Sweepstakes website during the Sweepstakes Period by logging on to www.LoneStarStruck.com. Follow the on-screen instructions and complete the electronic entry form by providing all of the information requested.  Once the form is completed, the entrant must click the "Submit" button to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. All entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM EST on Sunday, September 5, 2010. All entries and materials submitted become the property of the Sponsor and shall not be acknowledged or returned.  Limit: One (1) entry per person for the duration of the Sweepstakes Period.  Entrants must provide all information requested to be eligible to win. Incomplete, unreadable, or unintelligible entries shall be disqualified.  Entries are not transferable. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means shall be disqualified. Each entrant must be the rightful owner or have authorized use of the e-mail address identified in the entrant's entry as of July 6, 2010 EST. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner, the winner shall be deemed to be the person in whose name the e-mail account governing the e-mail address was opened.  

5. Drawing: One winner will be selected as the grand prize winner for the Sweepstakes. Winner will be selected at random from the number of eligible entries received.  There will be 25 runner-up prizes awarded to entrants, the Sports Illustrated book, Dallas Cowboys: 50 Years of Football.

6. Prize/Odds: (1) Grand Prize: One winner will receive a 42” Flat Screen Television from Tiger Direct, ARV: $600.

The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.  No cash substitutions, transfers or assignments by prize winners will be permitted.  Any depiction of a prize is for illustrative purposes only and may not be the actual prize awarded.  The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal value or greater should the featured prize become unavailable.  The approximate retail value of the prize is subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace based on, among other things, any gap in time between the date the approximate retail value is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules and the date the prize is awarded or redeemed.  If the actual value of a prize is less than the stated approximate retail value, the difference will not be awarded. All winners are subject to additional prize terms and conditions, documentation and requirements that may not be stated herein.

The Prize is awarded "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTY, GUARANTY OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE). 

7. General Conditions: Winner must complete, execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and where lawful, Publicity Release within ten (10) days of notification, if applicable. Failure to return documents timely, or if prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable, or if winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, disqualification will result and an alternate winner will be selected. By accepting prize, where permitted by law, winner grants to Sponsor (and agrees to confirm that grant in writing) the right to use and publish his/her name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness and biographical information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without additional consideration, worldwide in perpetuity and on the world wide web, without notification, review or approval. Further, by accepting the prize the winner agrees to discharge, indemnify, release and hold harmless Sponsor, Time Inc.,  Entertainment Marketing Group and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiary companies, advertising and promotion agencies and their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to person, including death, and property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize, participation in any Sweepstakes related activity, or participation in this Sweepstakes.

Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site; to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; to be acting in violation of the terms of the web site, or to be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries by such methods, and the disqualification of any entrant using any such methods. In the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same email account, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant and must comply with these rules. Authorized account subscriber is deemed to be the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address.

8. Limitations of Liability: Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect, inaccurate, lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, illegible or mutilated entries or entry information, whether caused by web site users, tampering, hacking or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes and 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 the web site. Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading or copying materials from or use of the web site. Entrants shall be solely responsible for all Internet access and usage charges imposed by an entrant’s online service provider. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned by reason, for example but not limited to, of infection by computer virus, bugs, worms, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and select the winner from entries received prior to the action taken, or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, TIME INC.,  ENTERTAINMENT MARKETING GROUP,  OR ITS PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEB SITE (http://www.LoneStarStruck.com) OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OR LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

9. Arbitration/Choice of Law: Except where prohibited, entrants agree that (1): any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, or the determination of the winner shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the Rules of the American Arbitration Association, then effective, and (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without regard for conflicts of law doctrine.

10. Severability; Headings: If any provision of these Official Rules is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Official Rules and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Headings and captions are used in these Official Rules solely for convenience of reference, and shall not be deemed to affect in any manner the meaning or intent of these Official rules or any provision hereof.

11. Winners List: Winners shall be selected in a random drawing conducted by Entertainment Marketing Group, Santa Monica, CA 90401, from all eligible entries received on or about September 13, 2010.  Prize winner shall be notified by telephone, email and/or overnight mail whichever is appropriate on or after September 13, 2010. Selected winner shall be required to respond (as directed) to the notification within Seven (7) days of attempted notification date. The failure to respond timely to the notification shall result in forfeiture of the prize and, in such case, Entertainment Marketing Group shall randomly select an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries. Prize winners shall be required to verify name and address and to execute before a notary public and return within seven (7) days an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release covering eligibility, liability, advertising, publicity and media appearance issues, unless prohibited by law. Prize shall not be awarded until all such properly executed and notarized forms are returned.