Ford PowerUp




2013 FORD ‘POWERUP’ SWEEPSTAKES
OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE, TEST DRIVE OR SALES PRESENTATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The 2013 Ford PowerUp Sweepstakes (”Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on 9/18/13 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on 12/20/13 (“Sweepstakes Period”).

SPONSOR: Ford Motor Company, One American Road, Dearborn, MI 48126. ADMINISTRATOR: Exposure Marketing & Promotion, Inc., 1000 North Opdyke Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326.

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the U.S. who are 18 years of age or older or of the age of majority in their state of residence, whichever is older (“Entrant”). Employees, directors and officers and their immediate families (spouses and siblings, parents and children and their spouses) and household members of Ford Motor Company (“Sponsor”), it’s subsidiaries, affiliates, members, dealerships, advertising and promotion agencies, including Jackson-Dawson Communications, Exposure Marketing and Promotion, Inc. and companies involved in the implementation and execution of the Sweepstakes (collectively the "Sweepstakes Entities") are not eligible. Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, and other US Commonwealths, Territories and jurisdictions (including overseas military installations) and where prohibited.

AGREEMENT TO THE OFFICIAL RULES: By participating in the Sweepstakes, each Entrant (and if an eligible minor in his/her state of residence, Entrant’s parent or legal guardian) fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.

HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES: There are two (2) ways to enter the Sweepstakes –

1) ONLINE VIA WEBSITE - Visit www.FordPowerUp.com (the “Website”) during the Sweepstakes Period, complete the online entry form with the required contact information and submit as directed (“Online Entry”). ALL ONLINE ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 11:59 PM ET on 12/20/13.
2) DEPOSIT ENTRY FORM – Complete an official entry form, available while supplies last, at certain Sponsor-selected events (“Event”) during the Sweepstakes Period (“Event Entry”). ALL EVENT ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE POSTED CLOSING TIME OF THE EVENT IN EACH LOCATION.

LIMIT: One (1) Entry per person or email address, regardless of method of Entry. In the event more than one (1) Entry is received from any one person or email address, the first Entry processed will be considered the only valid Entry received. In the event of a dispute, online Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of Entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the email address by an internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Any potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. No mechanical reproductions of Event entry forms permitted. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different identities, registrations or any other methods will void that participant's Entries and that participant may be disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. Sponsor will not accept submissions from wireless domains, blacklist domains, or any email address Sponsor deems to be potentially harmful to the Website. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.

ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: A 24-month lease on a 2014 Ford C-MAX Energi. The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the prize is up to $10,000. ARV is based on a 24-month lease of a 2013 Ford C-MAX Energi and ARV and/or lease duration may change when 2014 pricing information is made available. Lease is subject to all conditions imposed by grantor including 12,000 miles per year maximum. Winner is subject to credit approval from Ford Motor Credit and will be responsible for execution of and compliance with the standard form of “Red Carpet Lease” through Ford Motor Credit Company. Winner is responsible for any and all taxes, title, plate fees, documentation fees, full-coverage insurance, additional miles in excess of the 12,000 per year (as defined above) and for all costs associated with any available upgrade/option not provided with the prize vehicle and any other expenses related to the acceptance and use of the prize not specified. Winner must take delivery within 30 days of vehicle award date at a Ford dealership specified by Sponsor. Winner must have a valid U.S. driver’s license and proof of insurance to take delivery. Vehicle awarded may differ from any vehicle shown in Sweepstakes materials. Vehicle color, options and equipment will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. By entering, Entrants acknowledge that operating a vehicle can be a dangerous activity and agree to accept all risk and responsibility associated with operating the vehicle.

SWEEPSTAKES WINNER SELECTION: The potential Sweepstakes Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing conducted on or about 1/15/14 from among all eligible Entries received. Odds of winning Grand Prize depends on the number of eligible Entries received. Sweepstakes drawing will be conducted by Administrator, an independent judging organization. Potential Grand Prize winner will be contacted by the Administrator by telephone and/or email and will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release and except where prohibited by law, a Publicity Release Form (“Affidavit/Release”) within seven days of receipt. If the prize notification is rejected, returned, or deemed undeliverable or the potential winner fails to execute and return the Affidavit/Release within the specified time or if he/she is otherwise ineligible to receive the prize, that potential winner will be deemed ineligible and the prize will be forfeited or awarded to an alternate as solely determined by Sponsor.

GENERAL CONDITIONS / RELEASE: By participating, Entrants (a) release Sweepstakes Entities, their respective directors, officers, agents and employees from any and all liability for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by their participation, including the unauthorized or illegal access to personally identifiable or sensitive information or the acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of the prize; and (b) acknowledge that said parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to a prize including, but not limited to the prize quality or availability except for Sponsor and the limited warranty provided with the Grand Prize vehicle. Neither Sweepstakes Entities nor any service providers are responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of Entry information, or for any human or other error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data or voice transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any online service or Website or to complete a telephone call or facsimile transaction, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost or misdirected mail, or any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE, TAMPER WITH THE ENTRY PROCESS, OR OTHERWISE UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO COOPERATE IN THE PROSECUTION OF ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL(S) AND TO PURSUE ALL REMEDIES 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. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of being executed as planned, or infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, action of Entrants, technical failures or any other causes which in the opinion of Administrator and/or Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Administrator and/or Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any suspect Entry or Entrant and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In the event of any cancellation, termination or suspension, notice thereof will be posted at www.FordPowerUp.com and the determination of the Grand Prize winner will be made, from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received as of the date of the termination, cancellation or suspension, as Administrator and/or Sponsor determines in its sole discretion. Entries not complying with all rules are subject to disqualification.

GOVERNING LAW/JURISDICTION/DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Entrants agree that (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan or the appropriate Michigan State Court located in Oakland County, Michigan; (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 punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than out of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, Entrant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Michigan, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than State of Michigan.

ENTRANT'S PERSONAL INFORMATION: Personal information collected from Entrants is subject to Ford Motor Company’s Privacy Policy at https://www.fordpowerup/PrivacyPolicy.htm. By entering the Sweepstakes, you expressly agree to the terms of the Privacy Statement.

WINNERS: To receive Promotion results (winners list), go to www.promodetails.com and enter the promo code “fordpowerup”. Results will be available after 2/1/14.

© 2013 Exposure Marketing & Promotion, Inc.

ABBREVIATED RULES (FOR PRINT MEDIA)

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. MUST BE LEGAL RESIDENT of 50 U.S. or DC, 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes begins on 9/18/13 and ends on 12/20/13. For complete entry, eligibility and prize details see Official Rules at www.FordPowerUp.com. Sponsored by Ford Motor Company, One American Road, Dearborn, MI 48126.

ABBREVIATED RULES (FOR BROADCAST MEDIA)

No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Must be legal resident of 50 U.S. or DC, 18 years of age or older. Ends on 12/20/13. For official rules with entry, eligibility and prize details, go to www.FordPowerUp.com.

ABBREVIATED RULES (FOR ONLINE/BANNER)

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Sweepstakes ends 12/20/13. Click here for details.