Rules and Restrictions
All The Freedom Engine Giveaway
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. SWEEPSTAKES SHALL BE CONSTRUED AND INTERPRETED UNDER THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. VOID WHERE RESTRICTED OR PROHIBITED BY LAW. PARTICIPATION CONSTITUTES PARTICIPANT’S FULL AND UNCONDITIONAL AGREEMENT TO AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
I. SPONSOR AND PROMOTIONADMINISTRATOR/PRIZE SUPPLIER: Morris Motorsports LLC, (the “Sponsor”), Steve Morris Engines (“Promotion Administrator” and “Prize Supplier”), both located at 750 E Ellis Rd. Muskegon, Michigan 49441.
II. SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD: The All the Freedom Engine Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes” or “Promotion”) begins 12:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time ("ET") September 23, 2022, and ends 11:59 p.m. ET, October 7, 2022 (the "Promotion Period"). The Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.
III. ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States (excluding Alaska and Hawaii) and District of Columbia (“D.C.”) who are the age of majority in their state of residence (which is eighteen (18) in most states but is nineteen (19) in Alabama and twenty-one (21) in Mississippi), possess a valid U.S. driver's license. Officers, members, directors, representatives of Morris Motorsports LLC and Steve Morris Engines (“SME”) and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, retailers, sales representatives, dealers, distributors, licensees and the advertising, fulfillment, judging, promotion agencies, persons engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for this Promotion, and Compliance Sweepstakes Services (the “Sweepstakes Administrator”) (collectively, the “Released Entries”), and employees of each of the foregoing, and members of their immediate families (defined as including spouse, biological, adoptive and step-parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren, and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or households (whether related or not) of any of the above are NOT eligible to participate in this Sweepstakes. Non-eligibility or non-compliance with any of these Official Rules will result in disqualification. The Promotions is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. Void where prohibited, taxed, or otherwise restricted by law.
IV. HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES: An individual will be deemed a Participant (“Participant” or “you”) in the Sweepstakes if eligible as per Eligibility requirements (Section III) and enter the Sweepstakes using at least one (1) of two (2) following methods of entry:
1.) Merchandise Purchase Method of Entry: Complete an apparel and/or promotional merchandise (“Merchandise”) purchase featured at https://Stevemorrisengines.com (the “Website”) to participate in the Sweepstakes. A Participant who completes a purchase receives one (1) Sweepstakes entry for each $5.00 purchase increment. Follow the prompts to provide: first and last name, home address, telephone number(s) (used for winner notification only), e-mail address (if available) and date of birth. All orders are required to be placed through the Sponsor's Website. The date that appears on the Merchandise confirmation order receipt determines eligibility for one (1) Sweepstakes entry per $5.00 spent. The name of the person appearing on the purchase receipt and/or signed purchase agreement will be entered into the Sweepstakes database. All orders are required to be placed through the Sponsor's Website. A Merchandise purchase involving account adjustment transactions, returns, cancellations, declined credit or debit transactions prior to the drawing date, will void the entry resulting in the removal of the Participant from the Sweepstakes entrant list. No limit on number of purchases. A purchase transaction must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. ET, October 7, 2022, to be eligible to receive an entry.
2.) Mail-In Method of Entry: To enter without a purchase, legibly hand-print on a 3”x 5” or 4"x 6" postcard or paper, in black or blue ink, the title of the Sweepstakes, your first and last name, address, city, state, zip, day and evening phone numbers with area code (to be used for winner notification only), e-mail address (if available) and date of birth. Mail each postcard separately in a hand printed first class stamped standard #10 business size envelope to: Compliance / All the Freedom Engine Giveaway, P.O. Box 468, Stonington, CT 06378. The return address on the envelope must also be hand-printed with the sender’s full name and address. Rubber stamped or commercial printed return address labels will void the entry. All mail-in entries must include all requested information and format (as stated above) to be considered a valid entry. Bulk shipments (multiple entries in one shipping package) will not be accepted and will be destroyed. Mail-in entries must be original, no photocopies or reproductions of a mail-in entry will be accepted. Requests for confirmation of receipt of mail-in entries will not be acknowledged. Each valid mail-in entry receives four (4) entries into the Sweepstakes. Mail-in entries must be postmarked between September 23, 2022, and October 7, 2022, and received by October 13, 2022.
If a Participant opts to enter via his/her wireless mobile device (which may only be available via participating wireless carriers and is not required to enter the Sweepstakes), standard text messaging and/or data rates may apply for each message sent or received from your device according to the terms and conditions of your service agreement with your wireless carrier. Other charges may apply (such as normal airtime and carrier charges) and may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your prepaid account balance. Wireless carriers' rate plans may vary, and you should contact your wireless carrier for more information on messaging rate plans and charges relating to your participation in this Sweepstakes. Participation in this Sweepstakes by mobile device means that you understand that you may receive additional messages by mobile device relating to this Sweepstakes, including notifying you if you are a winner, which may be subject to charges pursuant to your carrier's rate plan. Text messaging may not be available from all mobile phone service carriers and handset models. Mobile device service may not be available in all areas. Check your phones capabilities for specific instructions.
ANY FRAUDULENT ACTIVITY IN CONNECTION WITH THIS PROMOTION IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED. IT IS FRAUDULENT TO PURCHASE ITEMS TO OBTAIN ENTRIES WITH THE INTENT TO RETURN THESE ITEMS AFTER THE PROMOTION. IF THE SPONSOR IDENTIFIES OR SUSPECTS THAT YOU ARE ENGAGED IN THIS OR ANY OTHER FRAUDULENT ACTIVITY, YOU WILL BE DISQUALIFIED AND BANNED FROM ANY FURTHER SWEEPSTAKES OR PROMOTIONS OFFERED BY THE SPONSOR.
V. DRAWING, NOTIFICATION AND ODDS: One (1) potential Grand Prize Winner (“Winner”) will be randomly selected on or about October 14, 2022, by a third-party Sweepstakes Administrator, an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Potential Winner will be notified by phone and/or e-mail. If the potential Winner cannot be contacted or does not respond within two (2) calendar days of the initial notification, or does not respond with complete contact information as requested by voice message, or whose phone provider indicates that the phone number is invalid or unable to receive the communication (even if ultimately delivered thereafter), or found to be ineligible, cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, or if his/her prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such potential Winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential Winner may be selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion. All methods of entry have an equal chance of winning. Odds of winning in this drawing depend upon the number of entries received by the time of the drawing.
VI. PRIZE (“Prize”):
One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be awarded one (1) complete SME 555 cubic inch Big Block Chevy Engine (“Engine”). Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) is $25,000 (USD). Total Prize Pool is $25,000.00 (USD)
VII. GRAND PRIZE TERMS & CONDITIONS: All federal, state, provincial and local taxes, and all other costs associated with acceptance or use of the Prize, are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Sponsor will determine all features of the Engine including, but not limited to, exterior and internal components. Winner of the Engine is responsible for transportation, taxes, and other fees associated with the Prize. Winner of the Engine must have the Prize shipped to their location at their expense and designated by Sponsor. The Engine is designed for off-road, and competition use only. Winner of the Engine agrees Steve Morris Engines, or any of the Release Entities has neither made nor is responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the Engine, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness. Arrangements for delivery of the Prize will be performed after Winner validation. Delivery of the Engine shall be made as soon as practical after the drawing, but in no event more than eight (8) weeks after the Winner executes the Prize Claim Documents (as defined in Section VIII). No substitution, cash redemption or transfer of Prize is permitted except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. If Prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a Prize of equal or greater value. At the Sponsor’s discretion, an unclaimed Prize may not be awarded.
THE PRIZE IS AWARDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, REGARDING THE ENGINE.
VIII. GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws with the receipt of the Prize. The Winner receiving a Prize valued over $600.00 is required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (“Prize Acceptance Release”) and return it within five (5) days of notification. Winner may also be required to send a copy of their passport, driver’s license or birth certificate as proof of age and residence. A Winner will be required to provide Sponsor with a valid social security number before a Prize will be awarded for tax reporting purposes. Parents or legal guardians of the Grand Prize Winner under the age of majority in their state of residence (which is eighteen (18) in most states but is nineteen (19) in Alabama and twenty-one (21) in Mississippi) may be required to also sign the Prize Acceptance Release in order for the Grand Prize Winner to receive their Prize. The Prize Acceptance Release is subject to verification by Sponsor. An IRS Form 1099 will be issued in the name of a Winner, the parent or legal guardian of the Winner who is under the age of majority in their state of residence. Non-compliance may result in disqualification and an alternate Winner may be selected for the Prize at issue. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
IX. LIMIATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion in whole or in part because of any event beyond its control, including, but not limited to, fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, communications, equipment failure, utility or service interruptions, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared), interference with the Promotion by any party, or any federal, state, local or provincial government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence). If for any reason, this Promotion is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor, which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, the Sponsor reserve the right, at their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process (if applicable), and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion, in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the Prize using all non-suspect eligible entries received as of the termination/suspension date. 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 also is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure or delay of any e-mail or submission to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error, or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof. Sponsor is not responsible for any damage to a Promotion’s system, which is occasioned by participating in this Promotion or by downloading any information necessary to participate in the Promotion. Sponsor is also are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Promotion. If any provisions of the Official Rules are determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, such determination shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE; THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
XI. RELEASES: All participants, as a condition of participation in this Sweepstakes, agree to indemnify, release and hold harmless Sponsor and Released Entities from and against any and all liability, claims, damages, injuries or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with: (a) accessing the Sponsor's Website; (b) participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, while preparing for, participating in and/or traveling to or from any prize or Sweepstakes-related activity, including, without limitation, any injury, damage, death, loss or accident to person or property; (c) the receipt, ownership, possession, use or misuse of any prize awarded; (d) viruses or any downloading or other problems with the Sweepstakes Application, or; (e) any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement of offering of any prize. Sponsor makes no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the appearance, safety, or performance of any prize, except for any express manufacturer's warranty as may be included with the prize. Prize Winner bears all liability and risk of loss or damage to his/her respective prize after it has been delivered.
XII. GOVERNING LAW/DISPUTES: By entering, Participants agree that (1) all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, participant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be (i) governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Michigan without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, (ii) resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the District of Michigan or the appropriate Michigan state court; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs, but in no event including attorneys' fees, disbursements or court costs; (3) under no circumstances will a Participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and consequential damages, and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket costs (not to exceed $250); and (4) any legal proceedings arising out of this Sweepstakes or relating to these Official Rules shall be instituted only in the federal or state courts serving Muskegon, Michigan and Participants, and the parties consent to jurisdiction therein with respect to any legal proceedings or disputes of whatever nature arising under or relating to these Official Rules. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED (IF ANY) NOT TO EXCEED TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS ($250.00), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS’ FEES BE AWARDED OR RECOVERABLE; (2) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES NOT TO EXCEED TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS $250.00), AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND ENTRANT’S REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
XIII. WINNER LIST: The name of the Winner will be announced at https://www.stevemorrisengines.com, on or about October 18, 2022, or after the Winner has been verified. A Winner list and state of Winner’s residence can be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped business-size envelope to: Compliance / Morris Motorsports All Freedom Engine Giveaway Winner List, P.O. Box 468, Stonington, CT 06378. Requests must be received by November 29, 2022.
XIV. SWEEPSTAKES ADMINISTRATOR: Compliance Sweepstakes Services LLC, PO Box 469. Stonington, CT 06378.
©2022. Compliance Sweepstakes Services LLC. All rights reserved. This Sweepstakes is the property of the Sweepstakes Administrator. No competitor or other entity can publish in part or whole without the express written permission of the Sweepstakes Administrator. If in any case one uses this Sweepstakes without the approval of the Administrator, makes any deceptive use of same, the Administrator can get legal protection and stop the entity or person doing so.