Emerald Roofing Go Big Dublin Sweepstakes
Emerald Roofing Go Big Dublin Sweepstakes

Emerald Roofing Go Big Dublin Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. EMERALD PERKS MEMBERSHIP IS NOT NECESSARY TO WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. EMERALD PERKS MEMBERSHIP WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

THE GO BIG DUBLIN SWEEPSTAKES IS OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL, PERMANENT RESIDENTS OF THE EMERALD ROOFING SERVICE AREA WHO ARE TWENTY-ONE (21) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AS OF DATE OF ENTRY.

Sponsor: This sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Ronnoco Construction, DBA Emerald Roofing (“Emerald”), 2437 S 156 Cir, Omaha, NE 68130 (the “Sponsor”).

Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open to legal, permanent residents of the Emerald Roofing service area. The Emerald Roofing service area is defined as the following counties in Eastern Nebraska: Adams, Buffalo, Burt, Butler, Cass, Clay, Cuming, Dodge, Douglas, Fillmore, Gage, Hall, Hamilton, Landcaster, Madison, Otoe, Platte, Polk, Saline, Sarpy, Saunders, Seward, Washington, and York. Pottawattamie county in Iowa is also included.  Entrants must be 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. Entry is limited to those not deemed ineligible parties as described below.

Ineligible parties are not eligible to participate or win. Ineligible parties include all current or former employees of Emerald and their affiliates, including contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers, as well as those of other roofing companies. The immediate family members of the foregoing (defined as spouses, grandparents, parents, siblings, children, grandchildren, or anyone living the same household, related or otherwise) are also considered to be ineligible parties, and are not eligible to participate or win.

Do not enter this sweepstakes if you do not meet all of the above qualifications. The Sponsor reserves the right to verify the eligibility of any entrant. This Sweepstakes is void where restricted or prohibited and is subject to all local, state, and federal laws.

Entry: This Sweepstakes will accept entries beginning on March 12, 2020 at 12:00 am CT and ending on April 15, 2021 at 11:59 pm CT (“the Sweepstakes period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for this promotion. There are two ways to enter the sweepstakes:

  1. Online Entry: Enroll in the Emerald Perks program by visiting GoBigDublin.com and completing and submitting the registration form which requires a valid address, email address and mobile phone number, and you will simultaneously be entered into the sweepstakes.
  2. Mail-In Entry: Print (in the following order) your name, street address, city, state, zip code, email address (if available) and telephone number on a standard 4” x 6” postcard and mail it to: Go Big Dublin Sweepstakes Entry, Emerald Roofing, 2537 S 156 Cir, Omaha, NE, 68130. All entries must be received by April 15, 2021.

REGARDLESS OF ENTRY METHOD, LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER HOUSEHOLD.

By entering in the Sweepstakes, you unconditionally accept and agree to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and any subsequent decisions related to the Sweepstakes by the Sponsor or its appointed agents, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

Odds of Winning: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Prize: All Sweepstakes prizes are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize is awarded “as is” with no guarantees or warranties as to use, merchantability, or fitness for specific purpose from the Sponsor, and any and all warranties and/or guarantees (if any) shall be subject to the prize manufacturer’s terms; therefore winners agree the Sponsor is not responsible for a defective prize, and winners agree to look solely to such manufacturer(s) for any such warranty(s) and/or guarantee(s). Any prize depiction is for illustrative purposes only and shall not be relied upon in any way. PRIZE IS NON-TRANSFERABLE AND NO ELEMENT OF THE PRIZE MAY BE SOLD OR OTHERWISE REDEEMED FOR CASH. No substitution of prize by winner is allowed, but Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value at its sole discretion.

There will be one (1) GRAND PRIZE, consisting of a trip for two (winner and one guest age 21 or older) to Dublin, Ireland, with travel dates between August 26-29, 2021 and includes round-trip coach air transportation for two from Eppley Airfield to Dublin, Ireland (the “Destination”); standard hotel accommodations for two (2) people – one room, double occupancy – for three (3) nights, and credit with a Sponsor-designated ticket broker/provider for use towards two (2) tickets to a designated game during the travel dates. (Total approximate retail value (ARV) of the GRAND PRIZE: $7,000. Actual value may vary based on travel costs at the time of booking; any difference between the ARV and actual value will not be awarded. Total ARV of all Sweepstakes prizes awarded: $7,000.)

No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight (outbound or return), game, or any other component of the Grand Prize. Any unused elements of the Grand Prize will be forfeited, and will not be redeemable for cash. All expenses and travel costs incurred as a result of seeking or winning a prize are the sole responsibility of winner. Any expenses or costs associated with prize acceptance and use not expressly stated in the description of the prize above as being provided are the sole responsibility of the winner, including, but not limited to, ground transportation, parking, airline seat assignment fees, airline ticket change fees and rate increases, baggage carry on or check fees, meals, incidentals, gratuities, medical expenses, passenger tariffs or duties, surcharges, airport fees, service or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes, or other expenses, including any and all expenses resulting from an extended length of stay. Winner and guest are solely responsible for obtaining any required travel documents and travel insurance. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers, or certificates.

Winner’s guest must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of the date of departure and must travel on the same itinerary and at the same time as winner. Winner’s guest must execute an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity and Liability Release form provided by Sponsor or its appointed agent prior to issuance of tickets.

Exact transportation and accommodation details, dates, times, and terms to be determined at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. All travel must be completed by date determined by Sponsor, at its sole discretion, or prize will be forfeited. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules and those set forth by Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. Travel must be round-trip. Travel restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Once travel is booked, any penalties and penalty charges incurred as a result of changes to flights or other tickets or reservations are the sole responsibility of winner.

Sponsor is not responsible if game is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason in which event that portion of prize is forfeited in its entirety, no substitution will be provided except as in Sponsor’s sole discretion, and winner will not be reimbursed for tickets. Seating to be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Tickets may be subject to standard rain-check policies and procedures. By accepting the prize, winner agrees to abide by any terms, conditions and restrictions provided by the ticket. Winner and guest agree to abide by all venue rules and regulations. Failure to do may result in forfeiture of prize.

Elements of the prize that are forfeited may not reduce the prize value awarded for tax purposes. All federal, state, local and other taxes, costs and expenses relating to the use, acceptance and possession of the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 MISC early in the year following the year in which the prize was awarded for filing with his/her federal and state tax returns. The Form 1099 will be issued for the actual value of prize awarded. The actual value of the prize depends upon fares at time of departure. The amount of tax liability will vary based on the winner’s tax bracket.

Winner Selection, Notification, and Verification: The potential winners will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received on or about April 17, 2021. Drawing will be conducted by Sponsor or its appointed agent, and all decisions are final. Each potential winner will be contacted by telephone. If any potential winner cannot be reached within twenty-four (24) hours of first notification attempt, if any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if the potential winner rejects his/her prize, if the potential winner cannot travel during the designated times, or in the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, such prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from among all remaining eligible entries, time permitting. Upon forfeiture of any prize, no compensation will be given.

Each potential winner will be required to sign and return, where legal, an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release within one (1) day of notification that he/she is a potential winner. NO POTENTIAL WINNER WILL BE AN OFFICIAL WINNER UNTIL HIS/HER AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY AND LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE HAS BEEN RETURNED AND ELIGIBILITY HAS BEEN FORMALLY VERIFIED BY SPONSOR. If any potential winner fails to comply with these Official Rules and/or to submit the required documentation within the designated time period, he/she will be automatically disqualified and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner, time permitting.

In no event shall more than the number of stated prizes be awarded. All prizes will be awarded as long as there are a sufficient number of eligible entries.

License & Release:

Participation in the Sweepstakes and acceptance of prize constitute winner’s and guest’s (where applicable) permission for Sponsor or its agents to photograph, film, and record each winner and guest and to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, voice, biographical information, and/or any statements made by each winner and guest regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor for purposes of trade, publicity, or promotion, in perpetuity, in any media now known or hereafter developed, without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.

By participating and/or accepting a prize, entrants, winners, and guests acknowledge and agree to release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless Sponsor, its agents, employees, officers, and directors (collectively, “Released Parties”) from and against any and all liability for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost, or expense whatsoever, including, without limitation, property damage, personal injury, illness and/or death that may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in the Sweepstakes, or participation in, possession, acceptance, and/or use or misuse of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity, including, but not limited to, any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy, and merchandise delivery. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions, substitutions, or omissions whatsoever by any other persons or parties providing any services to winner, including any results thereof, such as changes in services or location necessitated by same. Sponsor is not responsible if any part of a Sweepstakes prize cannot be awarded due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, acts of terrorism, public health concerns (including viral outbreaks), or travel restrictions placed by any domestic or foreign government entity. Sponsor shall not be liable for any loss or damage to personal belongings.

General Conditions:

All entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Disqualified entrants and disqualified entries will not be notified.

If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, automated entries, fraud, technical failure, human error, or any other cause beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Sweepstakes at any time. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prematurely, notice will be posted at GoBigDublin.com, and Sponsor will conduct a random drawing to award the prize among all eligible entries received as of the termination date.

Sponsor is in no way responsible for any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to, or resulting from, participation or downloading of any materials in the Sweepstakes.

Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible for website, computer online systems, servers, providers, telephone network, computer, data loss, or any and all other technical issues or malfunctions that may prevent an individual from completing an entry, or that cause entries to fail or be lost and/or deleted. Proof of transmission is not proof of receipt. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for theft, destruction of, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries.

Any entries created via automation, fake or duplicate identities, spam, or other improper techniques (as determined by Sponsor) will be disqualified. Entry materials that have been tampered or altered are void. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process.

Any questions regarding the validity, completeness, or number of entries submitted by an individual, or about the identity of the registered owner of a property address, or the authorized account holder of an email address or phone number, shall be determined by Sponsor at their sole discretion.

Sponsor and its agents are not responsible for printing, distribution, or production errors and may, in their sole discretion, rescind, cancel, suspend, modify, or revoke this Sweepstakes based upon any such error without liability. If by reason of a printing, computer, or other error more prizes are awarded in a prize category than the number set forth in these Official Rules, all persons purportedly making valid claims will be included in a random drawing to award the advertised number of prizes available. In no case will more than the advertised number of prizes be awarded. Antifraud detection devices may be used for verification purposes. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules or who attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified. The Sponsor also reserves the right to disqualify any entrant who acts in a disruptive, harassing, vulgar, or unsportsmanlike manner, as determined by the Sponsor at their sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to block, ignore, report and/or completely prevent any entrant, account, user, or profile from accessing the Sweepstakes and/or the Sponsor’s profiles, accounts, websites, blogs or handles.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE INTENT AND LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PROSECUTE OR SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Headings are solely for convenience and will not be deemed to affect in any manner the meaning or intent of the documents or any provision hereof.

Disputes and Governing Law: This sweepstakes shall be governed by and interpreted under the laws of the State of Nebraska, U.S.A., without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions that may require the application of the laws of another jurisdiction. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Any action or litigation concerning this Sweepstakes shall take place exclusively in the federal or state courts sitting in Omaha, Nebraska, and you expressly consent to the jurisdiction of and venue in such courts and you waive all defenses of lack of jurisdiction and inconvenient forum with respect to such courts. You agree to service of process by mail or other method acceptable under the laws of the State of Nebraska. ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES. YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY’S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE.

Privacy Policy: Sponsor will be collecting data about entrants online, in accordance with its Privacy Policy. Please review Sponsors Privacy Policy. In addition, if you have signed up for Emerald Perks Membership, the Emerald Perks Terms of Service will apply. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrant expressly agrees to Sponsor’s collection and usage of his/her personal information and acknowledges that he/she has read and accepted Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and Emerald Perks Terms of Service.

List of Prize Winners: To obtain a list of prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope, with sufficient postage, to Winners List, Emerald Roofing, 2437 S 156 Cir, Omaha, NE 68130. All requests for a list of prize winners must be postmarked by 10/31/21 and received by 11/15/21.