PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. Void where prohibited. The “Are You A Superhero Sweepstakes” (“Sweepstakes”) will begin on December 19, 2018 at 12:00 A.M. PT and end on January 3, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. PT (“Sweepstakes Period”). All times in the Sweepstakes refer to Pacific Time (“PT”). Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries (as defined below) received. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
ELIGIBILITY: Open only to permanent, legal United States (“U.S.”) residents who are physically residing in one (1) of the Fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam, the Virgin Islands and other United States territories), and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and the age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence as of the start of the Sweepstakes Period. Officers, directors, and employees of Sweepstakes Entities (as defined below), members of these persons’ immediate families (spouses and/or parents, children, and siblings, and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or persons living in the same households as these persons (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes Entities, as referenced herein, shall include Universal Pictures Marketing, a division of Universal Film Exchanges LLC, 100 Universal City Plaza, Building 2160, Universal City, CA 91608 (“Sponsor”), and its parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, and their administrative, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development, administration, promotion, or implementation of the Sweepstakes.
TO ENTER: As part of your Entry (as defined below), you will be required to visit www.GlassHeroOrVillain.com (“Website”) and take a personality assessment quiz (“Quiz”) to determine whether you are a “hero” or “villain”. Upon completion of the Quiz, you will be required to upload a photo of yourself (“Photo”) to the Website. Based on the result of the Quiz, the Website will use the Photo to generate a shareable graphic indicating whether you are a “hero” or “villain” (“Shareable Graphic”). Photo must have been taken by you, and you must have permission of any person who appears or is identified in the Photo. If any minors appear in the Photo, the entrant must be that minor’s parent and/or legal guardian. Professional Photos and Photos with watermarks are not eligible.
You may enter the Sweepstakes each of the following two (2) ways (each, an “Entry” and collectively, “Entries”):
1. Twitter Entry: During the Sweepstakes Period, use your personal Twitter account to “Tweet” your Shareable Graphic. If your result of the Quiz is “hero”, include the hashtags #GlassHero and #Sweepstakes in the “Tweet”. If your result of the Quiz is “villain”, include the hashtags #GlassVillain and #Sweepstakes in the “Tweet” (“Twitter Entry”). The Twitter Entry must include the hashtags #GlassHero and #Sweepstakes or #GlassVillain and #Sweepstakes or Twitter Entry will not be valid. A Twitter account is required to enter the Sweepstakes via Twitter. If you do not already have a Twitter account, you can go to www.twitter.com to create a free Twitter account. If your Twitter profile is set to the “Protect my Tweets” setting, your Twitter Entry may be disqualified and rejected as ineligible for consideration in the Sweepstakes. If you choose to submit a Twitter Entry via your web-enabled mobile device, data rates may apply. See your wireless service provider for details on rates and capabilities.
2.Instagram Entry: During the Sweepstakes Period, use your personal Instagram account to post your Shareable Graphic. If your result of the Quiz is “hero”, include the hashtags #GlassHero and #Sweepstakes in the caption of the post. If your result of the Quiz is “villain”, include the hashtags #GlassVillain and #Sweepstakes in the caption of the post (“Instagram Entry”). The Instagram Entry must include the hashtags #GlassHero and #Sweepstakes or #GlassVillain and #Sweepstakes or Instagram Entry will not be valid. An Instagram account is required to enter the Sweepstakes via Instagram. If you do not already have an Instagram account, you can go to www.instagram.com to create a free Instagram account. If your Instagram account is set to the “Posts are Private” setting, your Instagram Entry may be disqualified and rejected as ineligible for consideration in the Sweepstakes. If you choose to submit an Instagram Entry via your web-enabled mobile device, data rates may apply. See your wireless service provider for details on rates and capabilities.
All Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants grant Sponsor the non-exclusive, royalty-free, and irrevocable rights to use, reproduce, copy, publish, display, distribute, perform, translate, adapt, modify, and otherwise exploit the Entry (or any part thereof) and to incorporate the Entry (or any part thereof) in other works in any and all markets and media worldwide in perpetuity without additional compensation, notification, permission or approval. Entrants warrant that they have the sole and exclusive right to grant such rights to Sponsor and that the Sponsor’s reproduction, publishing, displaying, and/or other use of the Entry (or any part thereof) will not infringe on any rights of third parties, including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, privacy, or publicity, or create claims for defamation, false light, idea misappropriation, intentional or negligent infliction of emotional distress, or breach of contract. If any Entries contain material that is violent, pornographic, obscene, illegal, inappropriate, or racially or morally offensive or if any Entries do not comply with these Official Rules or meet Sponsor’s standards for any reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, such Entries may be rejected as ineligible for consideration. Entries must comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations. Sponsor shall have no obligation to copy, publish, display, or otherwise exploit the Entries.
If any Entry is unable to be viewed by Sponsor for any reason whatsoever outside of Sponsor’s control, such Entry will be disqualified (and the Released Parties [as defined below] will not be responsible or liable for any such inability).
You may enter one (1) time on Twitter and one (1) time on Instagram during the Sweepstakes Period. Multiple Entries received from any person beyond this limit will void all such additional Entries. Entries generated by a script, macro, or other automated means or by any means that subverts the entry process will be disqualified. Entries must be received before January 3, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. PT to be eligible for the Sweepstakes. Sponsor’s computer shall be the official timekeeper for all matters related to this Sweepstakes. Entries that are incomplete, garbled, corrupted, or unintelligible for any reason, including, but not limited to, computer or network malfunction or congestion, are void and will not be accepted. In case of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the Twitter account or Instagram account used to enter the Sweepstakes will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” of a Twitter account is defined as the person who is assigned to a Twitter account by the Twitter website. “Authorized account holder” of an Instagram account is defined as the person who is assigned to an Instagram account by the Instagram website. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use entrant’s name, city, state, likeness, image, and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: On or about January 4, 2019, one (1) potential winner (“Winner”) and fifty (50) potential runner-ups (“Runner-Up(s)”) will be selected in a random drawing by representatives of Sponsor from all eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor will make two (2) attempts to notify potential Winner and each potential Runner-Up via email address submitted at the time of entry or a direct message on Twitter or Instagram based on the method of entry. Sponsor may share potential Winner’s and each potential Runner-Up’s name and contact information with Sweepstakes Entities and/or any prize provider, as applicable, if necessary. Potential Winner and potential Runner-Ups may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, release of liability, and, except where prohibited, publicity release (collectively, “Sweepstakes Documents”) within two (2) days of such notification. Noncompliance within this time period will result in disqualification, and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion an alternate potential Winner or potential Runner-Up may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries. If potential Winner or a potential Runner-Up cannot be reached, is found to be ineligible, cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, or if Grand Prize or Second Prize (as defined below) or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential Winner or a potential Runner-Up will be disqualified and time permitting, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate potential Winner or an alternate potential Runner-Up may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries.
GRAND PRIZE: There will be one (1) grand prize awarded (“Grand Prize”) to Winner. The Prize shall consist of a two (2) night trip to New York City, NY (the “Trip”) for Winner and up to one (1) guest (“Guest”). The Trip includes: (a) round trip coach airfare from a major airport located within the United States (as selected in Sponsor’s sole discretion) to New York City, NY for Winner and Guest (estimated retail value [“ERV”] of airfare is One Thousand Four Hundred U.S. Dollars [USD $1,400]); (b) roundtrip airport transfers in New York City, NY between the airport and hotel accomodations for Winner and Guest (ERV of roundtrip airport transfers is Three Hundred U.S. Dollars [USD $300]) (c) hotel room accommodations (as selected in Sponsor’s sole discretion) for Winner and Guest in one (1) standard, double occupancy room in the New York City, NY area for the duration of the Trip (ERV of hotel accommodations is One Thousand U.S. Dollars [USD $1,000]); and (d) two (2) tickets to attend the premiere of the motion picture entitled “Glass” (the “Film”) presently scheduled to take place on January 15, 2019 (the “Premiere”) (ERV of Premiere Tickets is Fifty U.S. Dollars [USD $50]). The ERV of the Grand Prize is Two Thousand Seven Hundred Fifty U.S. Dollars (USD $2,750). The actual retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize may vary depending on the number of travelers, point of departure and fluctuations in the cost of air transportation. Any difference between the ERV and ARV will not be awarded. All details of Grand Prize shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute Grand Prize (or portion thereof) with a similar prize (or prize element) of comparable or greater value.
For any prize with an ARV of six hundred dollars ($600) or greater, Sponsor will furnish an Internal Revenue Service Form 1099 to Winner for the ARV of prize for the year in which prize was won.
Winner must be able to travel from January 14, 2019 through January 16, 2019 (or on such other date designated by Sponsor). The Trip awarded to the Winner must be taken within dates provided by the Sponsor or the Grand Prize will be forfeited. Travel arrangements must be made through Sponsor’s agent, on a carrier of Sponsor’s choice. Certain travel restrictions and blackout dates may apply. Sponsor has the right in its sole discretion to substitute ground transportation for air transportation depending on Winner’s place of residence. Winner and Guest must travel together on the same itinerary, including the same departure date, destination and return date, and must have valid travel documents (e.g., valid government issued photo ID and/or passport) prior to departure, and failure to do so will result in forfeiture of Grand Prize. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates. Once travel commences, no unscheduled stopovers are permitted; if an unscheduled stopover occurs, full fare will be charged from stopover point for the remaining segments, including return, of the Trip. Sponsor is not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay. Trip may not be combined with any other offer and travel may not qualify for frequent flyer miles. All travel and lodging will be at the risk of Winner and Guest. Winner is solely responsible for all expenses and costs associated with acceptance and/or use of Grand Prize not specifically stated herein as being awarded, including, without limitation any and all taxes and other expenses, costs, or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of Grand Prize, travel insurance, ground transportation (other than as described above), security and airport fees, taxes, insurance, gasoline, meals, gratuities, and souvenirs. Sponsor shall have the right, but not the obligation, to make any deductions and withholdings that Sponsor deems necessary or desirable under applicable federal, state and local tax laws, rules, regulations, codes or ordinances.
The Premiere has not been confirmed but is tentatively scheduled to take place on January 15, 2019 in New York City, NY (the time and place are subject to change in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion) and at a venue to be determined by Sponsor (in its sole and absolute discretion). The Premiere is subject to cancellation and nothing herein shall be construed to require the Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and/or affiliated entities to hold the Premiere. In the event that the Premiere does not or cannot take place as scheduled or at all, for reasons including but not limited to scheduling conflicts, cancellations, postponement, an event of force majeure or for any other reason, Winner shall be given the remaining items/elements of the Grand Prize, and Sponsor’s obligation as to the Premiere shall be nullified and no other or additional compensation shall be awarded. Premiere theatre and seating assignments will be determined at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor does not guarantee the attendance of any celebrities, talent, or filmmakers at the Premiere, which shall be at such celebrities’, talents’, or filmmakers’ sole discretion(s). Furthermore, Sponsor does not guarantee that the Winner or Guest will interact or take photos with or of any celebrity, talent, or filmmakers during the Premiere. In the event that the Winner or his/her Guest engage in behavior at the Premiere that (as determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) is obnoxious or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to remove the Winner and his/her Guest from the Premiere with no further compensation. The Winner and Guest are advised to arrive at least one (1) hour prior to the Premiere screening start time. No one will be admitted without a ticket or after the Premiere screening begins. Premiere screening tickets do not gain entrance to the Premiere after party (if any).
If Winner chooses to partake in any portion of the Grand Prize without one (1) Guest, the Grand Prize will be awarded in increments suitable for the actual number of travelers with no substitute prize or compensation being provided to the Winner. Guest, if any, may be required to executed and return releases of liability and, except where prohibited, publicity releases (collectively, “Guest Documents”), which must be returned with Sweepstakes Documents, or Guest portion of Grand Prize will be forfeited. Guest must be eighteen (18) years of age and the age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence, unless such minor travel companion is the child or legal ward of the Winner and Winner must execute and return the Guest Documents on such minor’s behalf.
SECOND PRIZE: There will be fifty (50) second prizes awarded (each, a “Second Prize” and collectively, “Second Prizes”) awarded to fifty (50) Runner-Ups. Each Second Prize shall consist of one (1) t-shirt in connection with the Film. The ERV of each Second Prize is Six U.S. Dollars (USD $6). The ERV of all Second Prizes is Three Hundred U.S. Dollars (USD $300). The ARV may vary. Any difference between the ERV and ARV will not be awarded. All details of Second Prize shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute Second Prize (or portion thereof) with a similar prize (or prize element) of comparable or greater value.
The ERV of all prizes is Three Thousand Fifty United U.S. Dollars (USD $3,050). The ARV of all prizes may vary. Any difference between ERV and ARV will not be awarded.
For any prize with an ARV of six hundred dollars ($600) or greater, Sponsor will furnish an Internal Revenue Service Form 1099 to Winner for the ARV of prize for the year in which prize was won.
All taxes and other expenses, costs, or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of Grand Prize or Second Prize are the sole responsibility of Winner or Runner-Ups. Grand Prize or Second Prize cannot be transferred by Winner or a Runner-Up or redeemed for cash and is valid only for the items detailed above, with no substitution of Grand Prize or Second Prize by Winner or a Runner-Up. If Grand Prize or a Second Prize is unclaimed within a reasonable time after notification from Sponsor, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, it will be forfeited, and time permitting, an alternate Winner and/or a Runner-Up may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
GRAND PRIZE AND SECOND PRIZE ARE AWARDED “AS-IS’’ AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE). THE SPONSOR (INCLUDING ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND AFFILIATES) EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY ARISING FROM USE OR REDEMPTION OF THE GRAND PRIZE OR SECOND PRIZE, AS FURTHER SET FORTH IN THESE OFFICIAL RULES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURIES SUSTAINED BY A WINNER OR RUNNER-UP, WINNER’S GUEST, OR OTHER USERS OF THE GRAND PRIZE OR SECOND PRIZE FOR ANY REASON, INCLUDING FROM ANY PART OF ANY APPLICABLE TRAVEL AND/OR ANY PART OF THE GRAND PRIZE OR SECOND PRIZE OR ANY OTHER CAUSE(S) BEYOND SPONSOR’S REASONABLE CONTROL.
CONDITIONS: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant’s heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities, Twitter, Instagram and each of their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s participation in the or Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (b) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including express warranties provided exclusively by prize supplier that are sent along with Prize; (c) if selected as a Winner, to the posting of such entrant’s name on the Website and the use by Released Parties of such name, voice, image, and/or likeness for publicity, promotional, and advertising purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval, and, upon request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use; and (d) to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Sweepstakes itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final. Failure to comply with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
ADDITIONAL TERMS: Sponsor reserves the right to permanently disqualify from any promotion any person they believe has intentionally violated these Official Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage the Sweepstakes or the operation thereof is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor, who may seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The failure of Sponsor to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsor (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other “force majeure” event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules. Released Parties assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind; for inaccurate transcription of entry information; for errors in any promotional or marketing materials or in these Official Rules; for any human or electronic error; or for Entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed, lost, late, damaged, or returned. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes or any element thereof (including, without limitation, these Official Rules) without notice in any manner and for any reason (including, without limitation, in the event of any unanticipated occurrence that is not fully addressed in these Official Rules). In the event of cancellation, modification, or suspension, Sponsor reserves the right to select Winners in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the event warranting such cancellation, modification, or suspension. Notice of such cancellation, modification, or suspension will be posted on the Website. Sponsor may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes, if such entrant or potential entrant shows a disregard for these Official Rules; acts with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Sponsor, or Sponsor’s agents or representatives; or behaves in any other disruptive manner (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion). Sponsor reserves the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.
DISPUTES: THE SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY, AND WILL BE CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, AND THE FORUM AND VENUE FOR ANY DISPUTE SHALL BE IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA. IF THE CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM IS NOT OTHERWISE RESOLVED THROUGH DIRECT DISCUSSIONS OR MEDIATION, IT SHALL THEN BE RESOLVED BY FINAL AND BINDING ARBITRATION ADMINISTERED BY JUDICIAL ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION SERVICES, INC., IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITS STREAMLINED ARBITRATION RULES AND PROCEDURES OR SUBSEQUENT VERSIONS THEREOF (“JAMS RULES”). THE JAMS RULES FOR SELECTION OF AN ARBITRATOR SHALL BE FOLLOWED, EXCEPT THAT THE ARBITRATOR SHALL BE EXPERIENCED AND LICENSED TO PRACTICE LAW IN CALIFORNIA. ALL PROCEEDINGS BROUGHT PURSUANT TO THIS PARAGRAPH WILL BE CONDUCTED IN THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES. 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.
WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: For the name of the Winner, available after January 18, 2019, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by March 18, 2019 to: Are You A Superhero Sweepstakes, c/o Universal Pictures Marketing, a division of Universal Film Exchanges LLC, 100 Universal City Plaza, Building 2160, Universal City, CA 91608, Attn: Dylan Bridges.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter or Instagram. Entrants are providing information to Sponsor and not to Twitter or Instagram.