DHL Presents the
Major League Baseball®
Delivery Man of the Year Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE OR DHL ACCOUNT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND OR OPENING A DHL ACCOUNT WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
DHL presents the Major League Baseball® Delivery Man of the Year Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia or Canada (excluding residents of Quebec), who are 18 years of age or older (or of the age of majority in their state of residence, whichever is older) and a legal resident (natural persons only) of the 50 U.S., DC, & Canada (excluding residents of Quebec) as of 9/25/07. Employees, officers, directors and agents of DHL Express (USA), Inc. ("Sponsor"), the MLB Entities (as defined below), & each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, retailers, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, & Project Support Team, Inc. ("P/S/T") (collectively, "Released Parties"), & their immediate family members (mother, father, brothers, sisters, sons, daughters & spouses, regardless of where they reside) and/or those living in the same household of any such employees, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. The "MLB Entities" shall mean Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. (doing business in its own name and as Major League Baseball Productions and Major League Baseball International), Major League Baseball Enterprises, Inc., MLB Advanced Media, L.P., MLB Media Holdings, Inc., MLB Media Holdings, L.P., MLB Online Services, Inc., Tickets.com, Inc., SportsOnEarth, LLC., the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball, and the Major League Baseball Clubs, and each of their respective shareholders, employees, parents, directors, officers, affiliates, representatives, agents, successors, and assigns (hereinafter, "MLB Entities"). Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, & local laws & regulations. Void where prohibited.
There are two ways to enter: online or by mail. Between 12:00:01AM ET on 9/25/07 & 11:59:59PM ET on 10/8/07 ("Promotion Period"), 1.) Visit www.MLB.com & vote for the MLB player you think should win the Delivery Man of the Year Award by following the instructions provided & then fully complete & submit the Official Online Entry Form. You do not have to view the Delivery Man of the Year video clips in order to enter. Your choice as to which MLB player should win the Delivery Man of the Year Award will not have any impact on your chance of winning. Limit one entry and vote per person, per valid e-mail address & per household per day. Additional entries received from any person, e-mail address or household thereafter during any one day will be void;
2.) Immediately after submitting your online entry form you will be asked if you wish to open a new DHL account. If you chose to open a new DHL account at this time you will automatically receive (1) additional entry. You may only open one DHL account per person, per valid e-mail address & per household for the duration of the Promotion Period;
or 3.) To enter the Sweepstakes via mail and without opening a DHL account, hand print your name, complete mailing address, telephone number, & date of birth on a plain 3"x 5" piece of paper & mail it in a sealed envelope to: DHL Presents the Major League Baseball® Delivery Man of the Year Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 15281, Bridgeport, CT 06673-5281. Entry must be mailed separately, postmarked by 10/8/07 and received by 10/15/07. Limit (15) entries per person, per valid e-mail address & per household, regardless of method of entry. Additional entries received from any person, e-mail address or household thereafter will be void.
Potential winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about 10/15/07 from among all eligible entries received by P/S/T, an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final & binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Potential winner will be notified by telephone following the drawing. The first randomly selected potential winner that answers a telephone call placed by P/S/T notifying him/her of his/her potential winning status will be declared the winner, subject to verification of eligibility & compliance with the terms of these Official Rules. Messages will not be left on answering machines or with live persons who are not the selected entrant. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received
(1) Grand Prize:
2-day/1-night trip for winner and one guest to Game 4 of the 2007 MLB World Series consisting of round-trip coach air transportation from major airport nearest to winner's residence in the U.S., standard double-occupancy hotel accommodations (one room), two tickets to Game 4 2007 MLB World Series Game, ground transportation to/from the airport and the applicable hotel and (2) DHL gift bags (one for winner and one for guest) (Approximate Retail Value "ARV"=$2,750). Actual value of prize will vary depending on winner's city of departure & 2007 MLB World Series® host city. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to provide ground transportation in lieu of air transportation if winner resides within (100) miles of the 2007 MLB World Series® Game 4 host city (& no additional compensation or substitution will be awarded for difference in prize value). Trip must be taken on dates specified by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor's discretion, an alternate winner selected. If the designated 2007 MLB World Series® game or any other prize-related activity is canceled or postponed for any reason, travel prize will be awarded less applicable prize-related activity(s) & Sponsor will substitute that activity(s) with an item(s)/activity(s) of comparable or greater value as determined solely by Sponsor. Travel & hotel accommodation restrictions apply. Travel arrangements must be made through Sponsor's agent and on a carrier of Sponsor's choice. Winner and guest are responsible for obtaining all required travel documents. Minor guest (if any) must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, & winner & guest must travel together on the same itinerary. Prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion. Federal, state, & local taxes & all other costs & expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided are winner's sole responsibility. Major League Baseball game dates and times are determined in the sole discretion of the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and may be subject to change. The terms and conditions of the tickets awarded as prizes will govern in the event a legal game, as defined by Major League Baseball, is not played due to weather, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance or any other reason. Sponsor and the applicable MLB Entities reserve the right to remove or to deny entry to winner and/or guest who engage(s) in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the game. The Released Parties will not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation of Major League Baseball games.
No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or substitution of prize (or portion thereof) except by Sponsor who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or applicable portion thereof) of comparable or greater value at its sole discretion. Potential winner will be required to execute & return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release & (where legal) Publicity Release within (3) days of date of receipt. Winner's traveling companion (if a minor, his/her respective parent or legal guardian) will also be required to sign & return a Liability Release & (where legal) Publicity Release prior to the issuance of travel documents. Non-compliance with any of the foregoing or with these Official Rules may result in disqualification & awarding of prize to an alternate winner at Sponsor's discretion. If any prize notification letter is returned as undeliverable, winner will be disqualified & an alternate winner may be selected at Sponsor's discretion. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules & agree that: 1.) Released Parties & their designees may use (unless prohibited by law) their name, voice, city/state of residence, photograph, and/or likeness for advertising, promotional and/or trade and/or any other purpose in any media or format now or hereafter known worldwide without limitation and without further compensation, permission, or notification & 2.) Released Parties & their designees & assigns shall have no liability & will be held harmless for any liability, loss, injury or damage, including, without limitation, personal injury, death or damage to personal or real property, to entrant or any other person or entity due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize (including any travel or prize activity related thereto) or participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, terminate or suspend this Sweepstakes should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes &, in the event of termination or suspension at its discretion, select winner from those eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to event requiring such termination or suspension.
Official Rules & Winner's Name Requests:
For Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: DHL Presents the Major League Baseball® Delivery Man of the Year Sweepstakes Rules, P.O. Box 13199, Bridgeport, CT 06673-3199. VT residents may omit return postage on rules requests. For winner's name (available after 11/31/07), send a self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt by 11/15/07 to: DHL Presents the Major League Baseball® Delivery Man of the Year Sweepstakes Winner, P.O. Box 13199, Bridgeport, CT 06673-3199.
Major League Baseball trademarks & copyrights are used with permission of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. and MLB Advanced Media, L.P., as applicable. All rights reserved.
DHL EXPRESS (USA), Inc. is an Official Sponsor of Major League Baseball.
This Sweepstakes is not sponsored by any MLB Entity.
DHL EXPRESS (USA), Inc., 1200 South Pine Island Road, Ste 600, Plantation, FL 33324
Project Support Team, Inc., 100 Mill Plain Road, Danbury, CT 06811/www.projectsupport.com.