MURDOCH'S 2018 LADIES DAY GIVEAWAY GAME OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. NO TEXT MESSAGING IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. HAVING THE ABILITY TO SEND AND RECEIVE TEXT MESSAGES WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
PARTICIPATION CONSTITUTES ENTRANT’S FULL AND UNCONDITIONAL AGREEMENT TO AND ACCEPTANCE OF THE OFFICIAL GAME RULES, WHICH ARE FINAL AND BINDING. WINNING A PRIZE IS CONTINGENT UPON COMPLYING WITH THE OFFICIAL GAME RULES AND FULFILLING ALL CONTINGENCIES TO WIN, WHICH ARE FULLY DESCRIBED HEREIN.
WINNER WILL BE REQUIRED TO RESPOND TO WINNER NOTIFICATION AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS FROM SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW) ACCORDING TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
ENTERING, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, WHICH ARE LEGALLY BINDING. READ THEM CAREFULLY, BEFORE ENTERING.
- Eligibility: Murdoch’s 2018 Ladies Day Giveaway (the “Game”) is open to legal residents of forty-seven (47) states of the United States, and the District of Columbia, who are at least 18 years of age, or older, at the time of entry. This Game is void in Florida, New York, and Rhode Island, and where prohibited by law. Sponsor’s employees, employees’ immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings, and children), household members of each (whether related, or not), and Sponsor’s subsidiaries and affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for this Game, are ineligible to participate.
- Sponsor: Ranch and Home Supply, LLC, dba Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply, 2311 North 7th Ave., Bozeman, MT 59715.
- Promotion Description/Promotion Period: The Game is an “instant win” Game conducted via text entry and mail-in entry.
The one-day-only Game begins on Friday, December 7, 2018, at 12:00:01 AM Mountain Time (“MT”), and ends on Friday, December 7, 2018, at 11:59:59 PM (MT) (the “Promotion Period”). Entries submitted outside of the Promotion Period will be disqualified.
During the Promotion Period, eligible entrants may play the instant-win Game for a chance to win one of the one hundred eighty-eight (188) available prizes.
- How to Play: Limit two (2) entries and two (2) prizes, per person, per phone number, per email address, per address/per household, during the Promotion Period. Entries received, that are over the stated limit restrictions, will be void. All entries will become Sponsor’s property.
There are two (2) ways to participate in the Game: (A) via text message, or (B) via mail-in entry.
- Text Message Entry: Eligible participants may enter via cellular phone by texting the key word found at displays and advertisements at Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply retail locations to 71441. A return text message will be sent to the eligible participant containing a link to the promotional website. The eligible participant must then complete the registration information as directed to enter the Game. After submitting the registration information, the promotional website will (i) allow the eligible participant to choose which two (2) prize options he/she would like to attempt to win, and (ii) serve the eligible participant with two (2) game play messages which can be revealed by the eligible participant by following the instructions on the promotional website. Each of the two (2) game play messages will either reveal a prize-winning outcome or a non-prize-winning outcome. If you do not receive a prize-winning message during your online session at the promotion website, you are not a prize winner, but you will receive one (1) entry into the Gift Card Drawing.
- Mail-In Entry Method: To enter without sending a text message, eligible participants can request one (1) game play per outer stamped envelope. To receive one free game play, print or type your name, complete mailing address, phone number, date of birth, email address (if available) on a 3” x 5” piece of paper, insert the paper into a stamped #10 envelope and mail it to “Murdoch’s 2018 Ladies Day Game Play Request” PO Box 11508, Bozeman, MT 59719-1508, postmarked by December 7, 2018, and received by December 14, 2018. Sponsor’s representative will play the Game on behalf of the mail-in participant and will notify the participant if the outcome of the game play is a prize-winning message by December 14, 2018. Mail-in entrants will NOT be notified if the corresponding game play does not result in a prize-winning message. All mail-in entrants will receive one (1) entry into the Gift Card Drawing. Game Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, damaged or postage-due game play requests.
- More on Text Message Entry: You must be a wireless service subscriber with text messaging functionality to enter via this method. Participation in this Game via text entry method may not be available through all wireless carriers. Please note that your cellular service provider may charge you standard text messaging charges for each text message you send and receive on your cellular phone in connection with this Game. Please consult your cellular service provider regarding their pricing plans. Check your phone capabilities for specific instructions. This Game works with most U.S. cellular carriers and requires a two-way text messaging enabled cellular phone.
- How To Claim a Prize: Participants who receive a prize-winning message will be required to fill out a Prize Claim Form for prize claim / verification / redemption. The Prize Claim Form must be filled out by the potential winner in its entirety or potential prize winner will be disqualified and unawarded prize may be reintroduced into the Game provided there is sufficient time remaining in the Game to award the prize. In the event that any potential prize winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will attempt to award the prize to an alternate potential winner provided there is sufficient time remaining in the Game to award the prize. If there is no confirmed winner even after an attempt to award the prize to an alternate potential prize winner, the applicable prize may go unawarded. Allow ten (10) days after the conclusion of the Game for prize fulfillment. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. Prize pictures in point-of-sale, online, television and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other Game materials are for illustrative purposes only—all awards are in the form of Certificates—there is no cash value.
- Instant Win Prizes/Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”)/Odds: There are one hundred eighty-eight (188) available prizes to be won in the Game. Available instant-win prizes and their respective retail values are listed in the chart below; the odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period:
- Prize Description: All awarded as certificates. No cash value. Approximate retail value of all available prizes is $26,362.37. ALL prizes must be “in stock,” and at the store where winner is attempting to redeem his/her certificate (one of the 31 brick-and-mortar Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply stores). SORRY, NO RAINCHECKS. SORRY, NO SHIPPING FROM ONE STORE TO ANOTHER STORE.
Brand Item # of Winners Value per Winner Max Ariat Any one (1) Pair of Ariat Boots 12 $229.99 Roper Any one (1) Pair of Roper Boots 12 $209.99 Keen Utility Any one (1) Pair of Keen Utility Boots 12 $190.00 Wrangler Any one (1) Pair of Wrangler Jeans 18 $69.99 Tony Lama Any one (1) Pair of Tony Lama Boots 4 $209.99 Double H Any one (1) Pair of Double H Boots 3 $234.99 Justin Boots Any one (1) Pair of Justin Boots 3 $199.99 Cowgirl Tuff Any one (1) Pair of Cowgirl Tuff Jeans 3 $99.99 Carhartt Choose any one (1) from the following four (4) styles of Women’s Carhartt Clarksburg Sweatshirts:
- Clarksburg Graphic Sleeve Pullover Sweatshirt
- Clarksburg Sherpa Lined Hoodie
- Clarksburg Full Zip Hoodie
- Clarksburg Half Zip Hoodie
31 $49.99 Muck Boots Any one (1) Pair of Muck Boots 36 $199.99 Natural Balance Any of the following items: one (1) bag of dry food, up to $65.99; and one (1) case of canned food, up to $28.99; and two (2) bags of treats, up to $8.49 each. 5 $111.96 Zuke’s Any five (5) Bags of Zuke's Dog Treats (maximum retail value of $94.95) 6 $94.95 True Chew Any five (5) Bags of True Chew Dog Treats (8-oz, 10-oz, and 12-oz bags, maximum retail value of $74.95) 6 $74.95 Pro Pac Any five (5) 15-oz Bags of Nut 'R' Nipz Dog Treats ( maximum retail value of $19.95) 6 $19.95 Bogs Any one (1) pair of Bogs Boots 31 $149.99
All prizes listed in the chart above will be awarded in the form of a certificate that will be mailed to the prize winner. Certificates are subject to expiration dates listed on the certificates. The maximum approximate retail value of each prize in the chart above is based upon the style / selection choice of the prize winner. The actual ARV of any given prize may be less than the maximum ARV depending upon the prize winner’s style / selection choice. If there is a difference between the actual prize ARV and the maximum prize ARV for any given prize selected by the prize winner, Sponsor will not make up the difference in cash or prize merchandise. Odds of winning any given prize depends on the number of Game participants selecting any given prize to play for during the Game Period.
- Gift Card Drawing: All Game participants who do not win a prize (whether through text-based game play or mail-in game play) will receive one (1) entry into the Gift Card Drawing to award one (1) $250 Murdoch’s gift card. On or about December 15, 2018, Sponsor’s representative will conduct a random drawing to select one (1) winner in the Gift Card Drawing. Potential winner will be notified within twenty-four (24) hours of the Gift Card Drawing via email or phone call. Potential winner will be required to respond to the prize notification attempt within forty-eight (48) hours of notification attempt (not receipt of notification). Failure to timely reply to the prize notification attempt will result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner.
- Conditions of Participation & Certain Restrictions: The participant is solely responsible for entering the Game on December 7, 2018, as well as properly claiming a prize if the Game player receives a prize-winning message. Once a prize has been delivered to the winner’s residence via delivery-confirmed mail or courier, the prize is considered “awarded.” Taxes on any prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. No cash equivalents, prize substitutions or transfer of prize permitted except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value solely at the Sponsor’s discretion. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission to the Sponsor to use winner's name and city/state of residence for purposes of advertising and promotion without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. By entering, entrants acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements. By participating, entrants agree to release Ranch and Home Supply, LLC, a Montana limited liability company, d/b/a Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply, its affiliates, divisions, retailers or distributors or advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents or representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”), from and against any and all claims, demands, losses and liabilities of any nature whatsoever, which entrant may now or hereafter be entitled to assert, including, but not limited to, any death, injury, loss of enjoyment, damage to computer equipment, damage to cell phone, or other harm or loss of any nature whatsoever caused or contributed to by participation in the Game, any of the prizes awarded in the Game and/or in connection with the awarding, receipt and use or misuse of prize, and/or claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. Winners acknowledge that neither Sponsor nor its agents have 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 any prize, including, but not limited to, its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. Any and all warranties and/or guarantees on a prize, if any, are subject to the manufacturers’ terms therefor and winners agree to look solely to such manufacturers for any such warranty and/or guarantee. By participating in this Game, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer or in administration of the Game.
Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, or illegible entries, nor for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Game is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Game, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Game and to award the available prizes via a random drawing from among all valid eligible entries received up to the point of the action taken by the Sponsor provided a sufficient number of entries have been received. Caution : Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Game is a violation of criminal and civil laws; should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent of the law.
- GOVERNING LAW/DISPUTES : VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. By participating in the Game, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of participants, Sponsor, or the Released Parties in connection with the Game will be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of Montana without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state’s laws.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THE GAME, PARTICIPANT AGREES THAT, EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW: (i) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE GAME, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (ii) 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; (iii) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY PARTICIPANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND PARTICIPANT 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 (iv) PARTICIPANT’S REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND PARTICIPANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
- Confidentiality: For information about how the Sponsor uses your personal information, please see its privacy statement, located at https://www.murdochs.com/privacy.
- Winner’s List: To receive name and city / state of residence of winners of prizes valued at $25 or more, mail a stamped, self-addressed envelope accompanied with a signed, hand-printed request to “Murdoch’s 2018 Ladies Day Giveaway Game Winner’s List,” PO Box 11507, Bozeman, MT 59719-1507. All requests must be received by January 15, 2019.