How To Enter
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
Enter by completing the electronic form at Suvudu.com at http://suvudu.com/2011/07/have-lunch-with-star-wars-author-tim-zahn.html. This sweepstakes runs from 11:00 A.M. (EST) on July 10, 2011 to 11:59 P.M. (EST) on July 14, 2011. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor, and will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete or misdirected entries.
One (1) entry per person (regardless of whether a person has more than one e-mail address) per e-mail address (regardless of whether more than one person uses the same e-mail address) for the duration of the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute about entries submitted by multiple individuals using the same e-mail account, entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account used to enter the Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry. The authorized e-mail account subscriber is deemed to be the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor is not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections; scrambled transmissions or other errors or problems of any kind, whether mechanical, human, or electronic, technical malfunctions of the computer hardware, software, or any combinations thereof; or problems associated with any virus or any other damage caused to entrants’ systems, or for entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled or delayed by computer transmission. Entries that are inaccurate, incomplete, illegible, lost, corrupted, received outside of entry deadlines or otherwise not in compliance with these official rules are void and will not be accepted. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
This sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States (excluding Puerto Rico) over the age of 18 at time of entry. All federal, state, and local regulations apply. Void where prohibited. Employees of Sponsor, Random House, Inc., its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, and agencies, and their immediate family members and persons living in their household are not eligible to enter this sweepstakes.
Three (3) winners will each receive lunch and conversation with author Tim Zahn and Del Rey editor Shelly Shapiro (including transportation to and from the restaurant from a pre-determined location in the San Diego Area) (Approx. Retail Value: $50/person). No transfer or substitution of the prize will be permitted, except by Sponsor. Note: the prize does NOT include transportation to San Diego or admission to Comic-Con.
Winners will be chosen at random by July 18, 2011, from all eligible entries received by the entry deadline. Winners will be notified by e-mail and will be required to confirm their contact information for details of the prize within five (5) business days.
For the name of the winners, available after July 18, 2011, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by July 23, 2011 to Suvudu.com, c/o Random House Inc., 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019.
The sponsor of this sweepstakes will not be providing transportation to San Diego, nor will the sponsor provide access or admission to Comic-con.
By participating, entrants agree to abide by these official rules. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Sponsor to publish, post online, or otherwise refer to the names of the winners in any and all forms and media throughout the world, and for any and all publicity or promotional purposes, without obligation or compensation, except where prohibited by law.
Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or in the operation of the Suvudu.com website or otherwise violating these rules. Sponsor further reserves the right to cancel, terminate, or modify the Sweepstakes if the Sweepstakes cannot be completed as planned because of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, or technical failure of any kind
SPONSOR is Random House Inc., a New York corporation with its principal place of business at 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019.