THE BERTA TREATMENT WATCH & WIN SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes open to individuals 18 years of age or older as of date of entry and who are legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States and the District of Columbia. Void wherever prohibited by law. Employees of Handy Technologies, Inc. ("Handy") and IFC TV LLC (collectively, the "Sponsors"), its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, production, promotional partners and promotion agencies (collectively the "Sweepstakes Entities"), and members of their immediate families(spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or those living in the same household of each (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible. All federal, state, local and municipal laws and regulations apply.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD : The Berta Sweepstakes Watch & Win (the "Sweepstakes") begins at 6:00:01 PM Eastern Time ("ET") on November 30, 2018 and ends at 1:30:00 AM ("PST") on December 15th, 2018 ("Sweepstakes Period"). This Sweepstakes Period will consist of three (3) individual Sweepstakes Entry Periods (the "Entry Periods"), detailed in the chart in section 3 below. One (1) random drawing will be held at the end of each of the three (3) Entry Periods, from among all eligible entries received during the Entry Period from among all eligible entries received during that Entry Period, in order to award one (1) Grand Prize per Entry Period for a total of three (3) Grand Prizes throughout the Sweepstakes Period.
HOW TO ENTER: Throughout the Sweepstakes Period eligible entrants must watch the first or second airing of an episode of Two and a Half Men (the "Episode") on the date and time that corresponds with the correct Entry Period in the chart detailed below (the "Entry Period Chart") and take note of the codeword that appears on the lower 1/3 of the screen or in interstitial during a commercial break during that Episode or Episodes. Then, at the conclusion of each Episode, during the applicable Entry Period, visit www.ifc.com/berta (the "Promotional Site") and follow the instructions to complete all required information on the registration form and provide the exact codeword that was featured during a commercial break of the corresponding Episode or Episodes and submit such online entry form. Incomplete entries will not be eligible. Entrants agree to be bound by and acknowledge compliance with these official rules including eligibility requirements. Use of automated devices not valid for entry. Entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsors and will not be returned.
ENTRY PERIOD CHART
Entry Period Number
6:00 pm - 1:00 am ET
6:00:00 pm ET on 11/30/18 To 1:30:00 am PST on 12/1/18
6:00 pm - 1:00 am ET
6:00:00 pm ET on 12/7/18 To 1:30:00 am PST on 12/8/18
6:00 pm - 1:00 am ET
6:00:00 pm ET on 12/14/18 To 1:30:00 am PST on 12/15/18
Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your on-line service provider will apply. Limit: entrants may enter the Sweepstakes one (1) time only, per Entry Period. Therefore, each entrant may enter a total of three (3) times throughout the entire Sweepstakes Period. Non-winning entries will NOT be carried forward into a subsequent Entry Period, if any. Entries received from any person, regardless of email address used, in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries must be received during each applicable Entry Period to be eligible for that Entry Period's Grand Prize. All entries become the property of Sponsors and will not be returned, and Sponsors will not verify receipt of entries.
DRAWING: Throughout the Sweepstakes Period there will be three (3) random drawings ("Random Drawings") to select three (3) Grand Prize winners, one winner for each Entry Period. Each Random Drawing will be held on or about 24 hours after each Entry Period ends, from among all eligible entries received during that Entry Period. Winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about December 3, 2018, December 10, 2018, and December 17 2018, respectively, from all eligible entries received. The drawings will be conducted by the Sponsors, whose decision are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning a Grand Prize are dependent upon the total number of eligible entries received throughout each Entry Period. Potential Grand Prize winners must comply with these Official Rules as published in order to accept the Grand Prize and be confirmed as an Official Grand Prize winner. Sponsors will notify each potential Grand Prize winner by phone and/or email, on or about twenty-four (24) hours after each Random Drawing. Upon notification or notification attempt, potential Grand Prize Winners will be required to execute and return an affidavit of acceptance, eligibility, liability and publicity release (where legal), within seven (7) days of such notification or notification attempt (or less if specified by Sponsors upon notification or in the release documents, due to exigencies) or such Grand Prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential Grand Prize winner, who will be selected in a random drawing from among remaining eligible entries from the corresponding Entry Period, will be notified by phone and/or email. Sponsors will attempt to contact each potential Grand Prize winner two (2) times during the seven (7) day period. If notification attempts for a potential Grand Prize winner fail for any reason, or if a potential Grand Prize winner does not comply with these Official Rules, such Grand Prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential Grand Prize winner will be selected from among remaining eligible entries from the corresponding Entry Period. Acceptance of a Grand Prize constitutes permission for the Sponsors and their designees to use the results and proceeds of a Grand Prize winners' services hereunder and the name, voice, actual or simulated likeness and biographical information of each Grand Prize winner in connection with the Sweepstakes and the exploitation thereof (including, without limitation, for advertising and promotional purposes) in perpetuity, throughout the universe, in all media whether now known or hereafter devised, without additional compensation unless prohibited by law.
GENERAL RULES: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsors, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. In the event of a dispute over the identity of the Selected Winner, the natural person who is the authorized account holder of the email address used to submit the entry will be declared the potential Grand Prize Winner. "Authorized account holder" of an e-mail address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Sponsors reserve the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY : Entrants, by participating in the Sweepstakes, release and agree to hold the Sweepstakes Entities harmless from and against any and all liability, claims or action of any kind whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death and bodily injury, and property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Grand Prize, including participating in this Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related activity, whether Sponsored, held by, or paid for by a third party or by Sponsors. Each entrant agrees to indemnify Sweepstakes Entities from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that Sweepstakes Entities 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 the Grand Prizes. Additionally, the Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, incomplete, misdirected, garbled, damaged, delayed or undelivered entries; or for any virus contracted by an entrant's computer through participation in the Sweepstakes, for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by computer or Internet malfunction or interference, tampering, manipulation, weather or natural disaster, acts of war, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or delay in operation; or for failed computer, satellite, telephone, wireless or cable transmissions, lines or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions, technical error, theft or destruction or unauthorized access. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, 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 on air of Selected Winners, or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. The Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for lost, interrupted or inaccessible or unavailable network, server, wireless service, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections or any combination thereof. Sponsors reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it suspects of tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of the Official Rules, or to be acting in a unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any person or entity. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods or third-party software or website or any other devices which subvert the entry process will void all entries by such methods, and disqualify any entrant using such methods. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSORS 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. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned by reason of, but not limited to, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, virus, bug, worms, unauthorized human intervention or any other causes which Sponsors, in the sole opinion of Sponsors, deems could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsors reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and post notice of the action at the Promotional Site. CLEANING SERVICES POWERED BY HANDY ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR THOSE ARISING BY LAW, STATUTE, USAGE OF TRADE OR COURSE OF DEALING. HANDY DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, AND SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH, THE ACTS AND OMISSIONS OF ANY THIRD-PARTY VENDORS, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS, INDEPENDENT SERVICE PROFESSIONALS, SUBCONTRACTORS OR THIRD PARTIES RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ASPECT OF THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY OR ON BEHALF OF THE INDEPENDENT SERVICE PROFESSIONALS. HANDY DOES NOT AND DOES NOT INTEND TO PROVIDE ANY CLEANIN SERVICES ITSELF OR ACT IN ANY WAY AS A CLEANING, HANDYMAN, OR OTHER HOME-RELATED OR MOVING-RELATED SERVICE PROVIDER, AND, HANDY HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY SERVICES PROVIDED BY INDEPEDENDENT SERVICE PROFESSIONALS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, A WARRANTY OF GOOD AND WORKMANLIKE SERVICES, WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR COMPLIANCE WITH ANY LAW, REGULATION, OR CODE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL HANDY BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, LOST SAVINGS OR LOSS OF GOODWILL) SUFFERED OR INCURRED IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT, WHETHER UNDER TORT, CONTRACT OR OTHER THEORIES OF RECOVERY EVEN IF SUCH PARTY WAS OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE, MANIPULATE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATIONS OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
DISPUTES, GOVERNING LAW AND VENUE : ENTRANT AGREES THAT: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITHOUT REGARD TO PRINCIPLES OF CONFICTS OF LAW; (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, IF ANY, BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ENTRANT BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE ATTORNEYS' FEES OR BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
WINNER'S NAME: For a copy of the winners' names, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope postmarked by December 17, 2018 to: THE BERTA TREATMENT Sweepstakes Winners List, IFC TV LLC, 11 Penn Plaza, NY, NY 10001 or visit www.ifc.com/berta.
SPONSORS: This sweepstakes is Sponsored by IFC TV LLC, 11 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001 and Handy Technologies, P.O. Box #1122, New York, NY 10159.
All prize details not specified in these Official Rules will be determined in Sponsors sole discretion. If Sponsors determine at any time in its sole discretion that winner or potential winner is disqualified, ineligible, or in violation of these Official Rules, Sponsors reserve the right in its sole discretion to select an alternate winner, even if the disqualified potential winner's name may have been shown or announced online or elsewhere. No transfers, prize substitutions or cash redemptions will be made, except at Sponsors sole discretion. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a stated prize, or any portion thereof, with another prize of equal of greater value should the stated prize become unavailable, or for any other reason whatsoever. The winner is strictly prohibited from selling, auctioning, trading or otherwise transferring any part of the prize, except in Sponsors sole discretion. If winner does not accept or use the entire prize, the unaccepted or unused part of the prize will be forfeited and the Sweepstakes Entities will have no further obligation with respect to that prize or portion of the prize. Additional restrictions may apply. The Sweepstakes Entities will not replace any lost, mutilated or stolen prizes or prize elements or any prize elements that are undeliverable or do not reach the winner because of an incorrect or changed address or other contact information. Once confirmed as a Grand Prize Winner, Sponsor may use, display, distribute or publish such Grand Prize Winner's name, likeness, photograph, voice, address (city and state), biographical information, and any material based thereon or derived therefrom, or to refrain from so doing, in any manner in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, anywhere in the world in perpetuity in connection with this Sweepstakes, or as Sponsors otherwise determines in their sole discretion, and for purposes of advertising or trade in promoting or publicizing Sponsors, its products and/or services, without compensation (where legal). Acceptance of a prize constitutes a waiver of any claims to compensation, royalties, or other remuneration for such use.