THE POKER NIGHT IN AMERICA SWEEPSTAKES 2019 OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

Sweepstakes Period: The Poker Night in America 2019 Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 1, 2019 and ends 11:59 p.m. ET on December 31, 2019 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes Period consists of five (5) monthly entry periods as defined in the chart below in Rule #3 (each a “Monthly Entry Period”).  The Monthly Entry Periods will begin at 12:00 a.m. ET and end at 11:59 p.m. ET on the dates specified in the chart in Rule #3.


Eligibility: Sweepstakes participation is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry who possess a web enabled mobile device prior to the start date.  The Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations, and is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of Rush Street Productions LLC. (the “Sponsor” or “RSP”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., KamaGames Unlimited, their affiliated entities, agents and service providers, and all of their respective officers, directors, members, managers, employees, and representatives (collectively, with “Sponsor”, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and its affiliates and each of their respective employees, shareholders, directors, officers, members, assigns and agents and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate or win.


How To Enter: There is NO PURCHASE NECESSARY to participate in the Sweepstakes.  A purchase does not increase your chances of winning. You may enter the Sweepstakes on your participating web-enabled mobile device by first registering on the Poker Night in America application (the “App”).  The App can be accessed for free by downloading it from the Apple store or Google Play (on a web-enabled mobile device that uses Apple or Google). Once on the App, you will be required to play for free, five (5) hands of a poker game in the App in order to receive one (1) entry into the applicable Monthly Entry Period. The hands don’t need to be completed in one sitting (but must be be completed during the applicable Monthly Entry Period) in order to receive your entry for the applicable Monthly Entry Period.  You must complete all five (5) hands to be eligible the first time you enter. After receiving your initial Monthly Entry Period entry, you may return to the App during the remaining Monthly Entry Periods (if applicable) and click where indicated to enter your email address (and any other information requested) to receive an entry into the applicable Monthly Entry Period. Limit one (1) entry per person per Monthly Entry Period. You do not need to win any or all hands in order to receive an entry. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder of the email account associated with the registration. Entries by script, macro or other automated means which subvert the entry process are void. All entries must be complete to be eligible. All entries become property of the Sponsor. The person completing the entry will be deemed the entrant (the “Entrant”). The entry must be complete to be eligible. Participation is subject to disqualification of all entries, if multiple accounts are used by the same person. Normal phone/Internet access and data/usage charges imposed by Entrants’ online/phone service may apply.

Entry Period

Tier 

Start and End Dates

Drawing Date

1

1

8/1/2019 – 8/31/19

9/1/2019

2

1

9/1/2019 – 9/30/19

10/1/2019

3

1

10/1/19 – 10/31/19

11/1/2019

4

1

11/1/19 – 11/30/19

12/1/2019

5

2

12/1/2019 – 12/31/19

1/1/2020



Random Drawings: One (1) Monthly Prize winner will be selected each month in separate random drawings on or about the dates specified in the chart in Rule #3 from among all eligible entries received during the applicable Monthly Entry Period. All random drawings will be conducted by Sponsor whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. The odds of winning a Monthly Prize will depend on the number of eligible entries received during the applicable Monthly Entry Period.


Prizes, and Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”): Monthly Prize Tier 1 Prize : One Billion chips in game, added to your account. These chips do not expire and are only restricted as per the description provided in the app user agreement.  The ARV of each Tier 1 prize is $286. Awarded to the account which completed the five (5) required hands of poker to enter. Monthly Prize Tier 2 Prize: A 2 day/1 night trip for winner only to a Sponsor selected location for the opportunity to play poker at Sponsor’s table during filming for national broadcast, which may be streamed live, on a date specified by the Sponsor. Trip includes round trip coach class air transportation for winner from the major airport nearest winner’s residence to the Sponsor specified city and state, 1 night hotel accommodations, ground transfers between airport and hotel, and $1,000 poker money, awarded in the form of a buy in, to be used during the poker game only and he/she will be required to play a minimum of five (5) hands with the dealer flops unless winner has already lost his/her buy in.  The ARV of each Tier 2 Prize is $2,000. All details of the poker game with the Sponsor selected celebrity are in Sponsor’s sole discretion. If winner is not able to travel on the dates specified by Sponsor, he/she will have to forfeit the entire prize and an alternate winner will be selected. All taxes, gratuities, incidental expenses, meals, telephone calls, transportation and other costs and expenses relating to the use or acceptance of the Tier 2 Prize not expressly listed (including any winnings earned during the poker game, if applicable) are the sole responsibility of the winner. Travel insurance is not included. The Tier 2 Prize winner must possess valid travel documents (e.g., valid government-issued photo ID) in order to travel. Certain restrictions may apply. Seat selection and timing of trip is subject to availability and confirmation of reservations. In the event the celebrity poker player is unavailable to attend the poker game, that portion of the prize will not be awarded (or an alternate poker player will replace the original player) and no additional compensation will be provided. In the event the Tier 2 Prize winner engages in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor, in Sponsor’s sole discretion) is inappropriate or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to eject winner from the game with the celebrity poker player and/or terminate the trip early, in whole or in part, and send the Tier 2 Prize winner home with no further compensation to the Tier 2 Prize winner.
General Rules: Tier 2 Prize Winner will be required to sign and return, via email, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release, and Publicity Release (except where prohibited by law), within three (3) days of notification attempt or the prize will be forfeited and an alternate prize winner may be selected. Tier 2 Prize notification will be sent via email/email link. Return of Affidavit as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. Prizes are non-transferable and no substitutions are allowed. Tier 1 Prize winners will be required to confirm their mailing addresses and confirm eligibility via email within seven (7) days of notification attempt.  If a Tier 1 Prize winner doesn’t respond within seven (7) days or if a Tier 1 winner is not eligible, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate prize winner may be selected. Acceptance of a Prize constitutes permission to use each winner’s name, city, state, biographical material, and likeness in any media in perpetuity for advertising and publicity purposes without further compensation except where prohibited by law (including, but not limited to, on the App, in marketing materials, and broadcast on TV and/or live stream, on their websites). Winners, by accepting the prize and all Entrants, as a condition of entry, agree, as applicable, to release and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever, for injuries, death, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with submitting an entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes, the receipt, ownership or use of the prize awarded, or while preparing for, participating in or from any prize-related activity or for any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement or offering of the Prizes. In case of dispute, entries will be declared to be made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet Access provider, Online Service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; violates these Official Rules; acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner: or acts with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. The Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications, whether caused by the sender, by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes which may limit the ability to participate, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries and administration of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Sweepstakes if it cannot be completed as planned for any reason, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, technical failures or corruption of any sort. In such event, the sponsor will award the Monthly Prizes in random drawings from among all eligible entries received for each Monthly Entry Period prior to cancellation. As a condition of entering in the Sweepstakes, Entrant agrees that: 1) under no circumstance will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, other than for out-of-pocket expenses; 2) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and 3) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys’ fees.  Privacy/Additional Applicable Terms: By entering, except where prohibited by law, you are granting RSP permission to announce your name, city, state, biographical material, and likeness in any media in perpetuity for advertising and publicity purposes. Collection and use of entrants’ information is governed by RSP’s Privacy Policy, which can be found here. This Sweepstakes and all use of the App is also governed by RSPs Terms of Service, which can be found here.  RSP reserves the right to publish winners’ names to those who request it.

Disputes:  You agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or the prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Illinois.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your 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 the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Illinois or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Illinois.


Winners: For the names of the winners, available after December 31, 2019, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by January 15, 2020, to: The Poker Night in America Sweepstakes 2019 – Winners, ℅ Rush Street Productions, 900 N Michigan Ave, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL 60611

Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Rush Street Productions LLC. (Del. Based), 900 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1600, Chicago, Illinois 60611.


Prizes:
Tier 1 Prizes: Four (4) Tier 1 Prizes will be awarded, as described above: One billion chips in-game. The approximate retail value of a Tier 1 Prize (“ARV”) is $286.

 

Tier 2 Prizes: One (1) Tier 2 Prize will be awarded, as described above: Airfair, hotel, and buy-in for one appearance on a broadcast of Poker Night in America. The approximate retail value of a Tier 2 Prize (“ARV”) is $2000

Limit one prize per person. Sponsor will supply and fulfill all prizes.