Opinion Miles Club Miles Mania Prize Draw Official Rules
1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. YOU MUST BE TWENTY-ONE (21) YEARS OF AGE OR
OLDER TO PARTICIPATE. THE SWEEPSTAKES IS SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
2. Entry Period.
Opinion Miles Club Miles Mania Prize Draw
Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) commences at 12:00 am (Eastern Standard Time) on April 1st, 2017 and ends at 11:59 pm
(Eastern Standard Time) on June 30th, 2017 (“Entry Period”).
a. Survey Sampling International, LLC (“SSI” or “Sponsor”), 6 Research Drive, Shelton, Connecticut 06484
USA is the Sponsor of the Sweepstakes.
b. UNITED, INC. AND ITS AFFILIATES (COLLECTIVELY “UNITED”) DO NOT ENDORSE, SPONSOR, ADMINISTER, OR OPERATE THE SWEEPSTAKES.
The Sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States of America and the District of Columbia, who are twenty-one (21) years of
age or older and who are registered members of both United’s MileagePlus Rewards Program and SSI’s Opinion Miles Club survey panel (the “ Panel”). All entrants in or to the Sweepstakes must comply with the Sweepstakes Official Rules (the “Rules
”). Employees of Sponsor and United and their respective parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies, as well as the
employees’ families (spouse, and parents, siblings and children and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and household members,
whether or not related, are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any
individual (and void all associated entries) that it finds to: (i) have tampered, or to be tampering, with the entry process or the operation of the
Sweepstakes, (ii) have acted or be acting in violation of the Rules, or (iii) have acted in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any
person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and should such an attempt be
made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorneys’ fees) and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by
law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of the Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that term.
5. Entry into the Sweepstakes.
A. Limitation on Number of Entries. Only one (1) entry per person, regardless of the manner of entry. Multiple entries will be void.
B. Participation in the Sweepstakes. During the Entry Period, each eligible entrant may participate in the Sweepstakes as follows:
i. Completing a Survey. During the Entry Period, each eligible entrant who completes a client survey that is accessed by or through clicking on
the enter or entry button on an email(s) and/or online banner(s) marketing or promoting the Sweepstakes, will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.
For the purpose of the Sweepstakes, a completed survey means that all questions of the client survey were completed, the answers were properly submitted,
and the survey completion was not invalidated or otherwise cancelled. The requirement to complete one (1) survey must be achieved no later than the close
of the Entry Period. Completing additional or multiple surveys will not result in an entrant receiving additional or multiple entries into the Sweepstakes.
Surveys completed after the close of the Entry period will not count and will be void for the purposes of entry into the Sweepstakes.
ii. Alternate Means of Entry: To enter without having to complete a survey, an individual meeting the eligibility requirements set forth herein
can print his or her name, address, telephone number, email address, and date of birth (include day, month and year) on a 3" x 5" piece of paper or index
card and mail it with proper postage to “Opinion Miles Club Miles Mania Prize Draw Sweepstakes” c/o Survey Sampling International, LLC, 6 Research Drive,
Shelton, Connecticut 06484 USA, Attention: VP, ASE North America. All mail-in entries must be handwritten. To be eligible, mail-in entries must be
post-marked and received not later than the last day of the Entry Period. Only one (1) entry per envelope; if an envelope contains multiple entries, then
all entries contained within the envelope will be disqualified and void. All entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and none will be
acknowledged or returned. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed proof of receipt by the Sponsor. The Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late,
incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, or misdirected submissions, information, or entries, which submissions or entries will be disqualified and void.
6. Selection of Winners.
The Sponsor will randomly select one (1) winner from all eligible entries. The drawing will occur within five (5) business days following the close of the
Entry Period. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by, and not challenge, the final decisions of the Sponsor. Winning the Prize (as
defined herein) is contingent upon fulfilling all the requirements set forth in the Rules. In the event a winning entry is discovered to be invalid for any
reason whatsoever or the person who submitted a winning entry fails to comply with the Rules, the Prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate
winner(s). If an alternate winner needs to be selected, the disqualified winner will no longer be eligible, and the Sponsor will randomly select an
alternate winner from all remaining eligible entries. The Sponsor will select a winner or an alternate winner based upon the email addresses of the
entrants. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of any entrant, the Authorized Account Holder (as defined herein) of the e-mail address used by, or
connected to, the eligible entrant will be deemed to be the entrant. The “Authorized Account Holder” is the natural person assigned
an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, Internet service provider or any other organization responsible for assigning
e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. A potential winner may be required to show proof of being the Authorized Account
Holder. The Sponsor will send the potential winner an email notifying the individual that he or she has been selected and requesting that the individual
send a reply email to the Sponsor confirming the individual’s identity and participation in the Sweepstakes. If the Sponsor does not receive a reply from
the potential winner within five (5) days, the Sponsor will select an alternate winner. Upon confirmation of the identity of the entrant and the entrant’s
eligibility, the Sponsor shall provide the winner with all required documentation and information required to enable a winner to receive the Prize,
including, without limitation, an affidavit of eligibility and publicity, liability waiver and release, and a United States IRS 1099 tax form (as
8. Prize; Odds of Winning.
Subject to the terms of the Sweepstakes, the winner will receive one hundred thousand (100,000) MileagePlus® award miles (the “ Prize”). The total approximate retail value for the Prize is Two Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($2,500). Each MileagePlus® mile has
an approximate retail value of $0.025. Miles accrued, awards, and benefits issued are subject to change and are subject to the rules of the United
MileagePlus program, including without limitation the Premier® program (the “MileagePlus Program”), which are expressly
incorporated herein. Please allow 6-8 weeks for the Prize to be posted to your account. United may change the MileagePlus Program including, but not
limited to, rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers or terminate the MileagePlus Program at any time and without notice. United and its
subsidiaries, affiliates and agents are not responsible for any products or services of other participating companies and partners. Taxes and fees related
to award travel are the responsibility of the member. Bonus award miles, award miles and any other miles earned through non-flight activity do not count
toward qualification for Premier status unless expressly stated otherwise. The accumulation of mileage or Premier status or any other status does not
entitle members to any vested rights with respect to the MileagePlus Program. All calculations made in connection with the MileagePlus Program, including
without limitation with respect to the accumulation of mileage and the satisfaction of the qualification requirements for Premier status, will be made by
United in its discretion and such calculations will be considered final. Information in this communication that relates to the MileagePlus Program does not
purport to be complete or comprehensive and may not include all of the information that a member may believe is important, and is qualified in its entirety
by reference to all of the information on the united.com website and the MileagePlus Program rules. United and MileagePlus are registered service marks.
For complete details about the MileagePlus Program, go to www.united.com. If the Prize is lost, stolen, or misplaced,
the Sponsor will not replace the Prize and is not liable or responsible to you for the lost, stolen, or misplaced Prize. The winner is solely liable and
responsible for all taxes and fees associated with the receipt and use of the Prize. The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries
received by the Sponsor. The Sponsor cannot accurately predict the number of entrants who will participate in the Sweepstakes. Only one (1) Prize will be
awarded for the Sweepstakes.
9. Representations, Warranties, and Covenants.
Each entrant represents, warrants, and covenants to the Sponsor as follows: (i) entrant’s entry does not and will not infringe, misappropriate, or
otherwise violate the intellectual property, proprietary, and/or privacy rights of any third party or third parties; (ii) entrant satisfies all eligibility
requirements for eligibility in the Sweepstakes; (iii) entrant has and will comply with the Rules; (iv) entrant will not engage in any fraudulent activity
in connection with the Sweepstakes; (v) all personal information submitted by the entrant to the Sponsor is only for, of, or about the entrant and no other
10. Termination; Promotional Publications.
The Sponsor may cancel, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes at any time. If the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, is cancelled or discontinued for any
reason, the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random draw from among all the eligible entries received up to the date of cancellation or
discontinuance or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by the Sponsor. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes consent
for the use of the winner’s name, address (city and state), and entry for promotional, advertising, or marketing purposes related to the Sweepstakes, in
any manner, in any and all media now or hereafter devised, worldwide in perpetuity, without further consent or consideration.
11. Release; Limitation of Liability; Disputes and Governing Law.
11.1 BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE SPONSOR, UNITED, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES,
AND AFFILIATES, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE MEMBERS, MANAGERS, SHAREHOLDERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY “ RELEASED PARTIES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LIABILITY, DAMAGES, AND JUDGMENTS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION,
CLAIMS FOR PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, OR DAMAGE TO, OR LOSS OF, PROPERTY, ARISING OUT OF, RESULTING FROM, OR IN CONNECTION WITH, PARTICIPATION IN THE
SWEEPSTAKES AND/OR RECEIPT AND USE OF THE PRIZE.
11.2 The Released Parties are not liable and responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered or garbled entries or
messages; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (“ISP”), website, or other
connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical
failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other
errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in
connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the
Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. The Released Parties are also not
responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated
with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. The Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer
related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. If for any reason an entrant’s entry is
confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, the entrant’s sole remedy is another entry into the Sweepstakes, if
the Entry Period has not expired. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.
11.3 Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the
Sweepstakes or the Prize shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the Federal or state courts located
in Fairfield County, Connecticut USA; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including
costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii)
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL AN ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND EACH ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, INDIRECT, 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 the Rules, or the rights and obligations of the
entrant and the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Connecticut,
USA without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Connecticut, USA or any other jurisdiction), which would
cause the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Connecticut, USA, to apply.
. If the application of any provision of the Rules to any particular facts or circumstances shall for any reason be held to be invalid, illegal or
unenforceable by a court, arbitration panel or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction, then: (a) the validity, legality and enforceability of such
provision as applied to any other particular facts or circumstances, and the other provisions of the Rules, shall not in any way be affected or impaired
thereby; and (b) such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent possible. In addition, if any provision contained in the Rules shall for any reason
be held to be excessively broad as to duration, geographical scope, activity or subject, it shall be construed by limiting and reducing it, so as to be
enforceable to the extent compatible with applicable law.
13. Miscellaneous/Winners’ Names
the Rules. The Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. For questions and concerns regarding the Sweepstakes,
or to receive a winner’s list, please send an email to the Sponsor as follows: (i) insert the following in the subject line: “Opinion Miles Club Miles
Mania Prize Draw Sweepstakes;” (ii) include your questions, comments, or specific request in the body of the email; and (iii) send the email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.