How to Enter
To be entered to win the Grand Prize, eligible individuals must publish a tweet containing the hashtag #GTAcademy during the Promotion Period. To enter to win one of the other Promotion prizes, eligible individuals must reply to the trivia questions tweeted by @NissanNews or @GTPlanetNews with the correct answer and the hashtag #GTAcademy within 10 minutes of the question being published, OR, if an opinion-based question is asked, eligible individuals must reply to @NissanNews or @GTPlanetNews with a valid response (as determined by the Sponsor) within 10 minutes of the question being published.
The promotion entry period is Thursday, December 6, 2012 from 10:00 p.m. CT through 11:30 p.m. CT (the "Promotion Period"). Sponsor's time clock is the official clock for this Promotion.
NISSAN TWITTER PROMOTION OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. THERE IS NO FEE TO ENTER THIS PROMOTION. WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED IN A RANDOM DRAWING FROM AMONG ALL ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AND LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: The Nissan Twitter Promotion (the "Promotion") is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 13 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void outside the US, in Puerto Rico, and wherever prohibited by law. Employees, contractors, directors and officers of Nissan North America ("Sponsor"), its subsidiary and affiliated companies, web design, advertising, fulfillment agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Promotion (collectively, "Promotion Parties"), and the immediate family members of each (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and spouse or "step" of each) and those living in the same households of each (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Promotion) are not eligible to participate.
PROMOTION ENTRY PERIOD: Thursday, December 6, 2012 from 10:00 p.m. CT through 11:30 p.m. CT (the "Promotion Period"). Sponsor's time clock is the official clock for this Promotion.
TO ENTER: To be entered to win the Grand Prize, eligible individuals must publish a tweet containing the hashtag #GTAcademy during the Promotion Period. To enter to win one of the other Promotion prizes, eligible individuals must reply to the trivia questions tweeted by @NissanNews or @GTPlanetNews with the correct answer and the hashtag #GTAcademy within 10 minutes of the question being published, OR, if an opinion-based question is asked, eligible individuals must reply to @NissanNews or @GTPlanetNews with a valid response (as determined by the Sponsor) within 10 minutes of the question being published. Each entry submitted in this Promotion is referred to as an "Entry." Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify any Entry that does not comply with these Official Rules.
SELECTION OF WINNERS: Winners will be selected randomly from all eligible entries during the Promotion Period. Winners will be notified at the conclusion of the Promotion Period via Twitter. Winners must claim their prize by providing their shipping information to the @NissanNews Twitter account via Direct Message within 72 hours of the conclusion of the Promotion Period.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES ("ARV"): There will be six (6) total prizes awarded during the Promotion Period. Prize winners will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions. In the case of unavailability of any prize or part of prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.
Grand Prize: 1 Logitech PlayStation 3 Driving Force GT Racing Wheel and 1 Big Boy Xlerator Wheel Stand for Logitech Driving Force GT. ARV = $245
Prize 2: Nissan GT-R Hooded Jacket. ARV = $75
Prize 3: Gran Turismo 5 video game for PlayStation 3. ARV = $30
Prize 4: Nissan GT-R Hooded Jacket. ARV = $75
Prize 5: Gran Turismo 5 video game for PlayStation 3. ARV = $30
Prize 6: $40 PlayStation Network gift card. ARV = $40
GENERAL CONDITIONS: No cash equivalent or substitution of any prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable and have no cash value. By participating in this Promotion, entrants agree to these Official Rules which are final and binding in all respects. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize with another prize of equal or greater value. If for any reason the Promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, modify or terminate the Promotion. This promotion is offered only in the United States and is governed by the laws of the state of Tennessee, with venue either the state court of Williamson County, Tennessee or the Federal Middle District of Tennessee, and all claims must be resolved in either the state court of Williamson County, Tennessee or the Federal Middle District of Tennessee.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE: No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor or Promotion Parties resulting from user's participation in or attempt to participate in the Promotion or download any information in connection with participating in the Promotion. No responsibility or liability is assumed by the Sponsor or Promotion Parties for technical problems or technical malfunction which may affect the operation of the Promotion, including but not limited to any of the following occurrences: hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic, wireless or Internet connectivity or other online communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet service providers, servers, hosts or providers; garbled, jumbled or faulty data transmissions; failure of any e-mail transmissions to be sent to or received; lost, late, delayed or intercepted e-mail transmissions; inaccessibility of the NissanUSA.com web site (the "Web Site") or Twitter, in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestions on the Internet or the Web Site; unauthorized human or non-human intervention of the operation of the Promotion, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bugs, worms; or destruction of any aspect of the Promotion, or loss, miscount, misdirection, inaccessibility or unavailability of an account used in connection with the Promotion. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical errors in the announcement of prizes or these Official Rules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on the Web Site. Use of Web Site is at user’s own risk. Sponsor and the Promotion Parties are not responsible for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind which may be sustained to user's or any other person's computer equipment resulting from participation in the Promotion, use of the Web Site or the download of any information from the Web Site. By participating in the Promotion, the entrant agrees to resolve any dispute individually, without resort to any class action. By accepting a prize in the Promotion, Winners agree that the Sponsor and Promotion Parties shall not be liable for any loss or injury resulting from participation in the Promotion or acceptance or use of any prize. Winner grants permission for Sponsor and those acting under its authority to use his/her name, photograph, voice and/or likeness, for advertising and/or publicity purposes, in any and all media now known or hereinafter invented without territorial or time limitations and without additional compensation.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THE PROMOTION, PARTICIPANTS AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, THE PROMOTION PARTIES AND Twitter FROM AND AGAINST ANY CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION OR RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE, INCLUDING PROPERTY DAMAGE, PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH. EACH PARTICIPANT FURTHER AGREES THAT IN ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, THE PROMOTION PARTIES’ LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE COST OF PARTICIPATING IN THE PROMOTION, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL SPONSOR, THE PROMOTION PARTIES OR TWITTER BE LIABLE FOR ATTORNEYS’ FEES, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, DIRECT OR INDIRECT DAMAGES AND EACH PARTICIPANT WAIVES THE RIGHT TO CLAIM ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER.
WINNER LIST/RULES REQUEST: For Winner names, log on to http://www.Twitter.com/NissanNews. Winner names will be announced on the Twitter Newsfeed. List can also be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope (except where not required by State law) to Zocalo Group (the "Administrator") at 200 E. Randolph Ste. 4200, Chicago, IL 60601 (the "Promotion Address") before January 31, 2013.
SPONSOR: Nissan North America, 1 Nissan Way, Franklin, TN 37067. This promotion is administered by Zocalo Group (the "Administrator"), 200 E. Randolph 42nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60601 (the "Promotion Address"). This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter and any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Promotion should be directed to Administrator, not Twitter.