NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE (OR THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THE STATE/PROVINCE/TERRITORY OF RESIDENCE) OR OLDER, AT TIME OF ENTRY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT ENHANCE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA (EXCLUDING THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC) ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY APPLICABLE U.S. AND CANADIAN LAW. DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE AND LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES OR CANADA (EXCLUDING THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC) AT THE TIME OF ENTRY AND/OR DO NOT AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sony Electronics Digital Registration Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the following places who at the time of entry are at least eighteen (18) years of age or the age of majority in the state/province/territory of residence:
a) The fifty (50) United States and D.C., excluding territories
b) Canada, excluding the Province of Québec
HOW TO ENTER: There are two (2) methods of entry.
(a) By Online: US customers visit www.sony.com/register or Canadian customers visit www.sony.ca/register and follow the instructions to register a previously purchased Sony Electronics Product that has a valid model number as recognized by the product registration Web site (“Qualifying Product”).
(b) By Mail: To enter without purchasing or registering a Qualifying Product, mail in a 3x5 card on which you have legibly written your first and last name, complete mailing address (street, city, state, zip code / postal code), telephone number, email address (if available), and date of birth in an addressed, stamp envelope with first class postage affixed to:
If resident of United States: Sony Electronics Digital Registration Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 1468, Social Circle, GA 30025.
If resident of Canada: Sony Electronics Digital Registration Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 250-TAT02, Pickering ON, L1V2R4.
No mechanical reproduction of entries or facsimiles is permitted. There is a limit of one (1) entry per person per Quarterly Entry Period, regardless of entry method. Mailed entries must be received no later than the Mail-In Entries Received date to be eligible for entry into the Quarterly Entry Periods as set forth in Rule 4.
ODDS OF WINNING:Odds depend on the number of eligible Entries received for each entry period.
SELECTION OF PRIZE WINNERS: Four (4) Grand Prize Winners [One (1) per Quarterly Entry Period] will be selected in random drawings per the chart below, from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Each entry period begins at 12:00:01 a.m. ET and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on the dates stated in the chart below. Non-winning entries will not be carried over to the drawings for subsequent Quarterly Entry Periods, if any.
Quarterly Entry Periods Start Date End Date Mail-In Entries Received On/About Drawing Date On/About Winner Notified Date 1 April 1, 2021 June 30, 2021 July 7, 2021 July 9, 2021 July 12, 2021 2 July 1, 2021 September 30, 2021 October 7, 2021 October 8, 2021 October 11, 2021 3 October 1, 2021 December 30, 2021 January 6, 2022 January 7, 2022 January 10, 2022 4 December 31, 2021 March 31, 2022 April 6, 2022 April 8, 2022 April 11, 2022
Sweepstakes drawings will be conducted under the supervision of the Administrator, an independent organization . Winners will be notified by email on or about the Winner Notified Date stated in the chart above. If the notification email is undeliverable or if winner does not respond to it within five (5) days of sending, they may be disqualified, and an alternate winner may be selected in their place. Any potential winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and/or a publicity release. Failure to comply when requested may result in disqualification.
GRAND PRIZES (4) (One (1) per Quarterly Entry Period): One (1) USD $2,000 Visa Gift Card (ARV: USD $2,000.00). Total Prize Value: $8,000
There will be one (1) winner per Quarterly Entry Period.
The Visa® Prepaid card (“Card”) is not redeemable or exchangeable for cash and is subject to all terms and conditions of use as established by Card issuer. Card terms and conditions apply, see www.prepaidcardstatus.com. Sponsor is not responsible for lost or stolen Card.
Prize winners shall be solely responsible for all federal, state, provincial and local taxes due as a result of receipt of prize. Prize may not be transferred, redeemed for cash, or substituted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize with another of comparable or greater value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable.
Canadian residents only: Before mailing any prize, the Sponsor will contact potential Winners using the contact information provided in their entries. As a condition of winning a prize, the potential Winner(s) must first correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill testing question without aid or assistance and otherwise be in compliance with these Official Rules. If a potential Winner does not respond to the notification within three (3) business days or fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question, he/she may be disqualified and will forfeit the prize and another potential Winner may be selected.
Conditions of Participation: Participants agree to release and hold Sponsor, Administrator and their respective parent entities, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, any companies who are promotional participants or prize providers, and Web masters and Web supplies, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) harmless against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize, or participation in this Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes related activity, or for any printing, production, typographical, human or other error in the printing, offering or announcement of any prize. Except where legally prohibited, by accepting a prize, winner grants (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission for Sponsor and those acting under its authority to use winner’s name, photograph, voice and/or likeness, for advertising, trade and/or publicity purposes without additional compensation in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval.
Limitations on Liability: Released Parties are not responsible for illegible, lost, late, damaged, destroyed, inaccurate, delayed, incomplete, unintelligible, non-delivered, misdirected, stolen entries; or for incomplete, inaccurate, lost, interrupted or unavailable network, satellite, telephone networks or lines, cellular towers or equipment (including handsets), computer online systems, computer equipment, software, viruses or bugs, servers or providers, or other connections, availability or accessibility; or for unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; or miscommunications, failed computer, telephone, cellular, satellite, or cable transmissions, lines or other technical failure; or for jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; or for any other errors of any kind, whether human, technical, mechanical, electronic or network, including, without limitation, any errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related materials; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information, or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website, as solely determined by the Sponsor, will be disqualified (and all associated entries will be void), and Sponsor reserves the right to terminate such entrant’s eligibility to participate in this or any other promotion offered by Sponsor. Entries generated by robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process will be disqualified. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from the website. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at their sole discretion to suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes, and select winners for the corresponding Quarterly Entry Period drawing from all non-suspect, eligible entries received for such drawing prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. Without limiting the release provided above, and for greater certainty, Released Parties will not be liable for (a) any incomplete or inaccurate information, whether caused by wireless device users or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of entries; (b) the theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; (c) any problems with or technical malfunctions of telephone networks or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, viruses or bugs; (d) any failure of any message to be received by or from Sponsor for any reason including but not limited to traffic congestion on the Internet or wireless waves or at any Web site or combination thereof; or (e) damage to a participant’s or other person’s system or equipment occasioned by participation in this Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute regarding prize claims or entries received from multiple users having the same billing address, telephone number or e-mail, the authorized subscriber of such e-mail account used at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses.
IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED PARTIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE OR DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM THE SITE, OR ANY OTHER WEB SITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
a. U.S. entrants: Except where prohibited by law, all issues concerning the construction, validity and enforcement of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor, shall be construed and governed by the laws of the state of California, without regard to conflicts of law. All suits or claims brought in connection with this Sweepstakes must be brought in a state or federal court in San Diego, California.
b. Canadian entrants: Except where prohibited by law, all issues concerning the construction, validity and enforcement of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor, shall be construed and governed by the laws of Canada, without regard to conflicts of law. All suits or claims brought in connection with this Sweepstakes must be brought to court in Toronto, Canada.
DISPUTES:Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (a) 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; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES AND ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES, AND ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Delaware without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Delaware.
Winners List: For the name of the prize winners, no later than July 31, 2022, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
If resident of United States: Sony Registration Sweepstakes Winners List, P.O. Box PO Box 1468, Social Circle, GA 30025.
If resident of Canada: Sony Registration Sweepstakes Winners List, P.O. Box 250-TAT02, Pickering ON, L1V2R4.
Sponsor: Sony Electronics Inc., 16535 Via Esprillo, San Diego, CA 92127 USA
Administrator: The A Team L.L.C., 1441 Broadway, New York, NY 10018 USA
Employees, officers, directors of Sony Electronics Inc. (“Sponsor”), The A Team L.L.C. (“Administrator”), and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, advertising, promotion and production agencies any companies who are promotional participants or prize providers, Web masters and Web suppliers (and their respective IRS dependents (U.S. residents only), immediate families, defined as spouse, parents, children, and siblings and persons living in their same household are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, the Province of Quebec and where prohibited by law.
Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 1, 2021 (“Sweepstakes Entry Commencement”). Entries received prior to the Sweepstakes Entry Commencement will not be valid. All entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. ET on March 31, 2022 (“Sweepstakes Entry Deadline”).
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