UFC Sweepstakes Rules


Promotion Watch Draft #2: 6/15/06 – 9:30 a.m. (ET)




1.HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES: Beginning 6/19/2006 at 12:00:00 AM (ET) through 7/19/2006 at 11:59:59 PM (ET), go to www.multichannel.com/ufcsweeps (for Multichannel News subscribers) or www.broadcastingcable.com/ufcsweeps (for Broadcasting & Cable subscribers), complete the required registration information, and follow the onscreen instructions to submit your entry.Alternatively, you may enter by hand printing on a 3”x 5” piece of paper your full legal name, permanent address, date of birth, daytime phone number, email address (if available), and indicate whether you’re a Multichannel News subscriber or a Broadcasting & Cable subscriber and mail in an envelope with sufficient postage affixed to: Ultimate VIP Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 26959, Las VegasNV89126.Online entries must be submitted by 7/19/2006 at 11:59:59 PM (ET) and mail-in entries must be postmarked by 7/19/2006 and received by 7/26/2006.Limit one entry per person, regardless of method of entry.

All entries are the property of Zuffa, LLC (“Sponsor”).In the event of a dispute regarding an online entry, any online entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry, provided that person meets all eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules.“Authorized Account Holder” means the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.Entrants may not participate with multiple e-mail addresses, nor may entrants use any device or artifice to enter multiple times as multiple entrants.Any entrant who attempts to enter with multiple e-mail addresses, under multiple identities will be disqualified from participation in the sweepstakes and all entries submitted by that entrant will be void.

2.ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry, are employed in or affiliated with the Broadcast and/or Cable industries, and are a subscriber of either Multichannel News or Broadcasting & Cable publication as of 6/18/2006.Employees of Zuffa, LLC, Reed Elsevier Inc., their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate.Void in Puerto Rico and where otherwise prohibited.

3.RANDOM DRAWING:Winner will be randomly drawn on or about 7/28/2006 from among all eligible entries received from all methods combined by Sponsor or its designee, the judges in this Sweepstakes, whose decisions are final and binding. Winner will be notified by email, phone and/or mail at Sponsor’s discretion.

4.PRIZE/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (ARV)/ODDS:(1) Grand Prize: An opportunity for winner and one (1) guest to attend Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 62 in Las Vegas, NV to be held on Saturday, August 26, 2006.– ARV $4,440.Prize includes: round-trip coach air transportation for two (2) between the major commercial airport closest to the winner’s residence and Las Vegas, NV, ground transportation from Las Vegas airport to hotel upon arrival and from hotel to Las Vegas airport for departure, standard hotel accommodations at Mandalay Bay Casino and Resort – Las Vegas for 2-nights (based on double occupancy), two (2) VIP tickets to UFC 62 scheduled for August 26, 2006 and $500 spending cash (winner only).Winner or his/her travel companion must be prepared to provide a valid credit card upon registration at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino - Las Vegas and any additional restrictions and/or conditions associated with lodging are subject to the terms and conditions of Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino - Las Vegas.No transfer or substitution of trip elements will be permitted.Grand Prize winner and guest must depart/return from the same major airport, and travel on same itinerary.Trip does not include ground transportation while in Las Vegas, NV, (other than that noted herein these rules) taxes, tips, gratuities, service charges, hotel room service, laundry service, alcoholic beverages, merchandise, souvenirs, local and long distance telephone calls, or any other service or item not specifically described above will be the sole responsibility of the winner.Trip is not redeemable for cash.TRIP MUST BE TAKEN BETWEEN 8/25/2006 – 8/27/2006 or prize will be forfeited in its entirety.In the event that UFC 62 is cancelled, or postponed for any reason outside the control of the Sponsor, Sponsor will have no further obligation, other than to award the remainder of the grand prize.Odds of winning depend on total number of eligible entries received from all methods combined.Unclaimed prize will not be awarded.All applicable federal, state, and local taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of the prize winner.Grand Prize winner will receive a 1099 tax form for the approximate retail value of the prize.

5.GENERAL: Potential Grand Prize winner will be required to execute and return a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release and, where permitted by law, Publicity Release within five (5) days after first notification attempt.Guest of Grand Prize winner must be 21 years of age or older and he/she will be required to sign and return a Liability Release prior to awarding of prize.If prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected, provided there is sufficient time remaining before the event to award the prize.No correspondence will be acknowledged.No cash equivalents, substitutions or transfer of prize permitted except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event that an offered prize is unavailable.Subject to all federal, state and local laws/regulations.Neither Sponsor, Reed Elsevier Inc., their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising, promotion agencies nor their employees will have any liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by any prize or participation in the sweepstakes or any prize-related activities.Acceptance of a prize shall be construed as and signify the winner’s agreement and consent that Sponsor may use the winner’s name, voice, addresses, likeness and/or prize information, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further consideration, review, approval or payment, where allowed by law.By participating in this promotion, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects.

6.INTERNET: Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, mutilated or illegible entries nor for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof.If for any reason the Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the electronic portion of the sweepstakes and to award the prize from among all eligible entries received prior to action taken by Sponsor.Caution:Any attempt by an individual to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the game is a violation of criminal and civil laws.Should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such individual to the fullest extent of the law.

7.CONFIDENTIALITY: For information about how the Sponsor uses your personal information, please see its privacy policy, located at www.ufc.com (click to privacy policy).

8.WINNER’S LIST: For name of winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by 10/15/2006 to: Ultimate VIPSweepstakes – Winner’s List, P.O. Box 26959, Las Vegas, NV89126.Winner’s name to be available after 8/15/2006.

9.SPONSOR:Zuffa, LLC, 2960 W. Sahara Ave., Ste. 100, Las Vegas, NV89102.

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Copyright © 2006 MGM MIRAGE.All rights reserved.Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino – Las Vegas is not a sponsor or co-sponsor of this promotion.