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Tennessee Titans Foundation Raffle

Official Rules

The Tennessee Titans Foundation (“Sponsor” and “Titans Foundation”), the official charity of the Tennessee Titans Football club (“Titans”), and a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, is sponsoring a single-prize chance drawing (“Raffle”) to be conducted between the dates of November 1 , 2021, and December 23, 2021.

Eligibility: This Raffle is open only to legal residents of the United States and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of date of entry and are physically present in the state of Tennessee at entry. Employees, officers, and directors of Tennessee Football, Inc., doing business as the Titans, Titans Foundation, Bump Worldwide, Inc., Facebook, Inc., Twitter, Inc., the NFL Parties (defined as NFL Enterprises LLC, NFL Properties LLC, the National Football League, its member professional football clubs, NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Ventures, L.P., NFL International LLC, NFL Productions LLC and each of their respective affiliates, owners, subsidiaries, shareholders, officers, directors, partners, agents, representatives and employees, both individually and collectively) and each of their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, wholesalers, retailers, distributors, suppliers, advertising and promotion agencies (hereafter collectively, “Released Parties”), and each such individual’s immediate family members (mother, father, sister, brother, child, husband, wife and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related, are not eligible to participate or win.

Void where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation. All applicable federal, state and local laws apply. This Raffle is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. You are providing your information to the Titans Foundation and Titans and not to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

Raffle Period: The Raffle starts on November 1, 2021 10:00 AM Central Time (“CT”) and ends on December 23, 2021 at approximately 3 PM CT (the “Raffle Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Raffle. Raffle tickets will not be sold after 3 PM CT on December 23, 2021.

 

How to Participate: Participants may enter the Raffle by visiting https://www.tennesseetitans.com/community/raffle/ and purchasing a raffle ticket (an “Entry”). Tickets are sold as three tickets for $5.00, ten tickets for $10.00, and one hundred tickets for $20.00. Purchasing a raffle ticket constitutes your unconditional acceptance to these Official Rules. Tickets may not be resold. No refunds, replacements, discounts or complimentary tickets will be issued.

 

Entry Details: By entering, each Entrant warrants and represents that his/her Entry does not defame or otherwise violate the rights of any third party and does not violate any federal, state or local laws or ordinances. Only one eligible person may be entered in the raffle for each Entry (i.e., for each ticket) sold. The name of the "authorized account holder" associated with any given email address will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, an online service provider, or another organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Proof (to Sponsor's satisfaction) of being the authorized account holder may be required by Sponsor.

Released Parties are not responsible for lost, incomplete, late, damaged, delayed, garbled, inaccurate, incomplete or misdirected entries, Submissions or email messages; failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems or other communications malfunctions; interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections, failed computer hardware or software or other technical failures; garbled, lost, misrouted or scrambled transmissions; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in any transmission or communication; traffic congestion on the Internet or for any technical problem, including but not limited to any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in this Raffle; printing, typographical or other errors appearing within these Official Rules or in any Raffle-related advertisements or other materials; or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, technical, electronic or otherwise; or the administration of the Raffle; or the processing of Entries or Submissions. Use of any device to automate or subvert the entry process is prohibited and any entries or submissions received through such means will be void. Entries or Submissions will be disqualified if they contain inappropriate material or language, including profanity.

 

Raffle Drawing and Notification: The potential winner of the Raffle Grand Prize (“Grand Prize”) will be selected by random drawing from all eligible entries received during the Raffle Period on December 23, 2021, during the Tennessee Titans home football game at Nissan Stadium against the San Francisco 49ers. The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor. The Winning Number for the Raffle shall be posted at https://www.tennesseetitans.com/community/raffle/ and posted on selected Titans social media platforms (e.g., Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.) on the day immediately following the drawing (“Notifications”). Sponsor will attempt to notify each potential winner via email and/or telephone. Potential winners are subject to eligibility verification and compliance with these Official Rules. If a potential winner cannot be contacted; is ineligible according to these Official Rules; if a potential winner decides to decline his/her prize for any reason whatsoever; or if a potential winner otherwise fails to fully comply with these Official Rules, he/she will forfeit his/her prize and the prize may be awarded to another randomly selected entrant. The Raffle Winner will be required to execute and deliver to Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (unless otherwise prohibited by law) provided by Sponsor and in a form acceptable to Sponsor in its sole discretion and a W-9 tax form (and the Raffle Winner must provide Sponsor with two forms of identification satisfying the requirements necessary to complete the W-9 as set forth in the W-9 instructions). Upon compliance with the foregoing provisions, Sponsor shall mail a check in payment of the Grand Prize, less the “Withholding Amount” (as that term is defined hereinafter), if any, to the Raffle Winner at the Mailing Address within thirty (30) days of eligibility verification and acceptance of the Grand Prize. If the Grand Prize was more than six hundred dollars ($600), the Raffle Winner also will receive on or before January 31st of the immediately following calendar year a W-2G federal income tax form setting forth the amount of the Grand Prize and the Withholding Amount (if any).

 

Grand Prize: The Raffle winner shall be entitled to receive, upon compliance with these Official Rules, forty percent (40%) of the Raffle Proceeds with a maximum prize of $250,000. Sponsor is required by law to withhold and remit to the Internal Revenue Service on the Winner’s behalf an amount equal to twenty-five percent (25%) of the Grand Prize (such amount being referred to herein as the “Withholding Amount”) if the Grand Prize is greater than five thousand dollars ($5,000) and if the Winner is a citizen or resident alien of the United States with a Social Security Number (different rules as promulgated by the Internal Revenue Service apply for nonresident aliens and for resident aliens and citizens of the United States who do not have a Social Security number).

 

The Grand Prize is not transferable or assignable and cannot be substituted for another prize. Any and all taxes, fees, and other costs including but not limited to federal and, if applicable, state and local income and withholding taxes that may arise and be due or asserted on the value of the Grand Prize are the sole responsibility of the Raffle Winner. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Personal Data and Privacy Policy:  By entering the Raffle, Entrants consent to the handling of their information as described in the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, which can be found at: https://www.tennesseetitans.com/about-us/privacy-policy. By entering this Raffle, each entrant gives his/her express permission to be contacted by the Sponsor about other Sponsor programs.

Miscellaneous: All Raffle materials, names, marks, logos and/or other identifications are copyrighted by Foundation, Titans, and/or Bump Worldwide, Inc., and may not be copied, reproduced or used for any purpose. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or substitution of prize (or portion of prize) permitted. By participating, each entrant acknowledges and agrees: (1) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor which are final and binding in all respects; (2) that his/her Submission (and all components thereof) will not be acknowledged or returned; (3) that Released Parties and their respective designees shall have the right and permission to use (unless prohibited by law) entrant’s name, voice, city and state of residence, photograph and/or likeness for advertising and/or trade and/or any other purpose in any media now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission or notification to entrants or any third parties; and (4) the Released Parties shall have no liability and will be held harmless by entrants for any liability, loss, injury or damage to participants or any other person or entity, including personal injury or death to participants or any other person or damage to personal or real property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of entrant’s participation in this Raffle, the use of any photo or acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize.

 

Sponsor is not responsible for any errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Raffle, the processing of entries, the Notifications or the Website Posting, any other announcements or telephone or in-person conversations relating to the Raffle or in any Raffle-related materials. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate, modify, or suspend any Raffles should Sponsor determine, in its sole discretion, that any virus, bug, nonauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond its control have corrupted or affected the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Raffle. In such case, the Sponsor will select the Winning Number from all eligible entries received prior to the aforesaid action taken by the Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for, and reserves the right to correct, typographical, clerical or printing errors in any Raffle-related materials, including these Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible or liable for any events beyond the control of Sponsor which may cause the Raffle to be stopped, including but not limited to any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, nor is Sponsor responsible for any failure of any Ticket to be delivered on account of technical problems or human error, or any combination thereof. Sponsor may exclude, disqualify or terminate participation in the Raffle to any entrant who, in Sponsor’s sole discretion: (a) ignores these Official Rules; (b) acts in a manner Sponsor determines to be not fair; (c) acts with an intent to annoy, threaten or harass any other entrant or the Sponsor; (d) acts in any other disruptive manner; or (e) tampers with the entry process. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen Tickets. Sponsor reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the Raffle, which changes will become effective upon publication of revised. Official Rules are available at https://www.tennesseetitans.com/community/raffle/.

Disputes: THIS RAFFLE IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF DAVIDSON COUNTY AND THE STATE OF TENNESSEE, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION AND VENUE FOR ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THIS RAFFLE SHALL BE IN THE STATE COURTS OF DAVIDSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE, OR THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF TENNESSEE, NASHVILLE DIVISION, AND SPONSOR AND PARTICIPANT HEREBY AGREE AND CONSENT TO SUCH JURISDICTION AND VENUE. As a condition of participating in this Raffle, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Raffle, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Tennessee having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Raffle). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

SPONSOR AND RELEASED PARTIES WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR OTHER DAMAGES OR EXPENSES RESULTING FROM OR ARISING OUT OF ANY TRAVEL RELATED TO THE GRAND PRIZE OR ANY OTHER ASPECT OF THE GRAND PRIZE WINNERS’ ACCEPTANCE OR USE OF THE GRAND PRIZE.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON OR PERSONS, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS RAFFLE OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS RAFFLE IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT, AND SPONSOR, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY PERSON OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

 

THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE, ITS MEMBER PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL CLUBS, NFL VENTURES, INC., NFL VENTURES, L.P., NFL PROPERTIES LLC, NFL ENTERPRISES LLC, NFL PRODUCTIONS LLC, NFL INTERNATIONAL LLC AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND EMPLOYEES (COLLECTIVELY, THE "NFL ENTITIES") WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CLAIM ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH PARTICIPATION IN THE RAFFLE OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED. THE NFL ENTITIES HAVE NOT OFFERED OR SPONSORED THIS RAFFLE IN ANY WAY.

 

Registration with the State of Tennessee: The Tennessee Titans Foundation made application to the Tennessee Secretary of State’s office, and was subsequently authorized by the Tennessee General Assembly to conduct this raffle.

 

Winners List: For a full list of Grand Prize winners, available after February 15, 2022, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt by March 1, 2022, to: Titans Raffle, c/o Tennessee Titans Foundation, Inc., P.O. Box 1516. Houston, TX 77251-1516.

 

Sponsor’s Principal Place of Business: Tennessee Titans Foundation, Saint Thomas Sports Park, 460 Great Circle Rd., Nashville, TN 37228.

 

Sponsor’s Mailing Address: Tennessee Titans Foundation, Inc., P.O. Box 1516. Houston, TX 77251-1516.