Sweepstakes Rules

BIBLE GATEWAY OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES


SPONSOR
This promotion ("Sweepstakes") is sponsored by Bible Gateway, 3900 Sparks Dr. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

ENTRY METHOD
To participate in the Sweepstakes, you must visit https://www.biblegateway.com/mybiblegateway/sweepstakes/ (“Page”) during the Entry Period. You must submit the required information in the designated spaces and press “Submit” to complete your entry (“Entry”). By filling out and submitting this form, you will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes. Following successful completion of the foregoing you will see a confirmation message. This message signifies your Entry has been received for the Sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes with Bible Gateway, you will receive by email Bible Gateway’s Verse-Of-The-Day, the Weekly Brief newsletter, and special offers from Bible Gateway partners. You can unsubscribe from these promotional emails at any time. Multiple entries are automatically disqualified; only the first entry will be considered.

ELIGIBILITY

The Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the United States eighteen (18) years of age and older as of the first date of the Entry Period excluding employees and immediate family members of Bible Gateway, and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns, advertising, promotional and fulfillment agents, attorneys, and other representatives and the persons with whom each of the above are domiciled. Offer void wherever prohibited or restricted by law.

Each entrant in the Sweepstakes must be the rightful holder of the email submitted at Entry. In the event of a dispute concerning the identity of the holder of the email account, the holder will be deemed to be the person who owns the email address according to the records of the email service provider. The email account must be opened prior to the commencement of the Sweepstakes.

ENTRY PERIOD

Please see the Page for Sweepstakes entry period ("Entry Period").

SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS

Four (4) potential winners will be randomly selected from among the eligible entries made during the Entry Period.  The potential winners will be chosen by Bible Gateway no later than fifteen (15) days after the Entry Period end date.  The potential winners will be notified by email and may be required to confirm their mailing address by return email and may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release (the “Affidavit”). If a potential winner does not respond or return the Affidavit within seven (7) days of delivery, if requested, or is deemed ineligible, the prize will be deemed forfeited and an alternate winner will be chosen.

PRIZES

Please see the Page for the details and value of the prize(s).

All prizes will be awarded, provided there is at least one (1) eligible entry. Prizes are non-transferable and cannot be sold or redeemed for cash. In the event that a prize is unavailable, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a cash payment of equal or greater value.

All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner.

CONDITIONS

By participating, entrants affirm that they have read these Official Rules, agree to be bound by them and the selection of the winner, which shall be final, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes and/or these Official Rules. Acceptance of prizes constitutes permission to use the winner's name, likeness, biography, and prize won for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation, except where prohibited or restricted by law.

The entrants release, discharge, and hold harmless Bible Gateway, and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, assigns, attorneys, representatives and agents, including advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies, from any and all liability or damages arising from the administration of the Sweepstakes and the use or misuse of any prize received in this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, the following: (i) late, lost, incomplete, delayed, misdirected or unintelligible entries, (ii) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes, (iii) any damage to the entrant's computer, related equipment, data files, and software resulting from entrant's downloading of information regarding the Sweepstakes or participation in the Sweepstakes, and (iv) any personal or other injury resulting from use and enjoyment of the prizes.

Bible Gateway may only use the personally identifiable information obtained from the entrants in accordance with its privacy policy, which may be found at: https://www.biblegateway.com/legal/privacy/

Bible Gateway reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, or suspend this Sweepstakes should a virus, bug, computer problem or other causes beyond Bible Gateway's control corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes. Bible Gateway may prohibit you from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, or employing other unfair practices or by abusing other entrants or the representatives of Bible Gateway.

ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND, IN SUCH EVENT, BIBLE GATEWAY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PURSUE ITS REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING COSTS AND ATTORNEY'S FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.

Any dispute arising from the Sweepstakes will be determined according to the laws of the State of New York, without reference to its conflict of laws principles, and the entrants consent to the personal jurisdiction of the State and Federal Courts located in the State and County of New York over them and agree that such courts have exclusive jurisdiction over all such disputes.

THE ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND UPON THE NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED.

You may request a winner list by emailing support@biblegateway.com but no earlier than 15 days after end of Entry Period and no later than six (6) months following end of Entry Period. You may also send a self-addressed stamped envelope (postage not required from Vermont residents) to Sweepstakes Customer Support, Bible Gateway, 3900 Sparks Dr. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 during the time period above.