Note-able Postseason Performances Sweepstakes Official Rules


  1. Eligibility: The Note-able Postseason Performances Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") is open to legal residents of the contiguous United States (excluding Rhode Island) and Washington, D.C. who are eighteen (18) years of age or older (or of the legal age of majority in their state of residence, whichever is older) as of 10/11/12. Employees, officers and directors of MLB Advanced Media, L.P. ("MLBAM", "" or the "Sponsor"), the other MLB Entities (as defined below), Samsung, Project Support Team, Inc. ("Administrator"), and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, governors, related entities, partners, partnerships, principals, licensees, sponsors, and advertising/promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, "Released Parties"), and the immediate family members (parent, spouse, sibling, or child, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same household of each such employee, officer or director (whether or not related) are not eligible to participate or win. The "MLB Entities" shall mean MLBAM, the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball ("BOC"), its Bureaus, Committees, Subcommittees and Councils, Major League Baseball Enterprises, Inc., Major League Baseball Properties, Inc., the Major League Baseball Clubs ("Clubs"), each of their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related entities, any entity which, now or in the future, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with the Clubs or the BOC, and the owners, general and limited partners, shareholders, directors, officers, employees and agents of the foregoing entities. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations. Void in Alaska, Hawaii, Rhode Island and where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation.

  2. How To Participate: There are two (2) ways to enter: online or by mail. No other method of entry will be accepted. Between 12:00:01 PM Eastern Time ("ET") on 11/8/12 and 11:59:59 PM ET on 11/18/12 ("Promotion Period"): 1) Visit, click on the applicable Sweepstakes banners, buttons and/or links to access the online Sweepstakes entry form. Follow the instructions provided to fully complete and submit your online entry to enter in the Sweepstakes. Online entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM ET on 11/8/12 to be eligible; or 2) To enter by mail, hand-print your full name, complete mailing address, telephone number (including area code), and date of birth on a plain 3"x 5" piece of paper and mail it in a sealed #10 envelope with proper postage affixed to: MLB Advanced Media Samsung Note Sweepstakes, 75 9th Avenue, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011. Each mail-in entry must be mailed separately, postmarked by no later than 11/8/12 and received by no later than 11/14/12 to be eligible. Limit one (1) entry per person and per valid e-mail address per day, regardless of method of entry. Additional online entries received from any person or e-mail address during any one day of this Sweepstakes after the first entry received from that person or e-mail address on that day will be void. No photocopied, computer generated facsimiles, mechanically reproduced, or mass entries permitted and all such entries will be void. All information submitted online by entrants is subject to's Terms of Use accessible at: and Privacy Policy accessible at: Entrants must fully complete and submit all non-optional data requested on the online entry form to be eligible. Incomplete entries are void. Online entrants to the Sweepstakes will be given the option to receive (a) commercial e-mails from, the Clubs and/or Samsung, and/or (b) mobile text messages and updates from and/or the Clubs; however, eligibility to participate in the Sweepstakes is not dependent upon entrant's consent to receive such e-mails and/or mobile text messages and updates and consenting to receive such e-mails and/or mobile text messages and updates does not impact entrant's chances of winning. By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant gives his/her express permission to be contacted by the Administrator and/or MLBAM by telephone, e-mail and/or postal mail for Sweepstakes purposes only. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, incomplete, illegible, late, damaged, inaccurate, misdirected, stolen, garbled, mutilated, undelivered or postage-due entries, mail or e-mail, failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems; lost entries or transmissions; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in transmission, transaction processing, or communication; interrupted or unavailable network, cable, satellite, Internet Service Provider (ISP), server or other connections including those through and/or by any website; miscommunications, failed computer hardware or software or technical failures; non-delivery; misdirected, blocked, or delayed e-mail notifications; garbled, misrouted or scrambled transmissions; printing, typographical or other errors appearing within these Official Rules, in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials; or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, telephone, electronic, network, mail or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, the cancellation or postponement of any game, event or exhibition, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, mail or e-mail and/or the announcement of the prize. Administrator and MLBAM reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to void any and all entries of an entrant who Administrator or MLBAM believe has attempted to tamper with or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes or who is otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules. The use of automated entry or similar devices to participate or subvert the entry process is prohibited and all entries through such devices are void. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of any entrant, such entrant will be deemed, as applicable, the person named on the applicable 3"x 5" mail entry or, for the online entry method (#1 above), the "authorized account holder" of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to the e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., a business, educational institution, etc.) which is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Proof (to Administrator's satisfaction) of being the authorized account holder may be required by Administrator.

  3. Winner Selection: One (1) potential winner of the Grand Prize (defined below) will be selected in a random drawing on/about 11/19/12 from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. The Grand Prize drawing will be conducted by Administrator, an independent sweepstakes management company. The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by telephone and/or email and/or mail and/or overnight mail and will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and (where legal) Publicity Release within five (5) days of date of issuance of notification. Grand Prize winner's guest (if minor child or legal ward of winner, winner on his/her behalf) may also be required to sign and return a Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release within five (5) days of date of issuance of notification. In the event that the selected potential Grand Prize winner declines the prize, is not eligible to accept the prize, does not comply with the terms of these Official Rules, or fails to return the required documents within the specified time period, his/her prize opportunity will be forfeited and Administrator, at its sole discretion and time permitting, may randomly select an alternate potential winner from among all remaining eligible entries. Odds of winning the Grand Prize will depend on the total number of eligible entries received. The decisions of MLBAM and/or Administrator, as applicable, will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Promotion.

  4. (1) Grand Prize: A 3-day/2-night trip for the Grand Prize Winner and one (1) guest to attend one (1) game of the 2013 MLB World Series championship (such game to be determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) (the "World Series Game"). Trip package includes round-trip coach class air transportation for two (2) from a major U.S. gateway airport nearest to Grand Prize Winner's residence in the U.S.; two (2) nights standard double-occupancy hotel accommodations (i.e. one (1) standard room, double occupancy) at a hotel determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion; and two (2) tickets for the Grand Prize Winner and his/her guest to attend the designated World Series Game (collectively, the "Grand Prize") (Approximate Retail Value of Grand Prize: $2,600). Actual value of Grand Prize may vary depending on Grand Prize Winner's city of departure and the host city of the World Series Game. Tickets are subject to all terms and conditions specified thereon. Seat locations at the World Series Game shall be determined in the sole and absolute discretion of Administrator and/or MLBAM, as applicable. Administrator, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to provide ground transportation in lieu of air transportation if Grand Prize Winner resides within one-hundred (100) miles of the host city for the designated World Series Game (and no additional compensation or substitution will be awarded for difference in prize value). Trip must be taken on dates specified by Administrator or prize will be forfeited and, at Administrator's discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries received for the Grand Prize Drawing. If the designated World Series Game or any other portion of the Grand Prize is canceled or postponed for any reason, the Grand Prize will be awarded without the applicable canceled or postponed portion(s) and Administrator may substitute the applicable portions with other item(s)/activity(s) of comparable or greater value as determined solely by Administrator. Travel and hotel accommodation restrictions apply. Travel arrangements must be made through Administrator's agent and on a carrier of Administrator's choice. Grand Prize Winner and his/her Guest are responsible for obtaining all required travel documents prior to travel. Grand Prize Winner and his/her Guest must travel together on the same itinerary. The Grand Prize winner's guest must be of legal age of majority in his/her state of residence (and at least eighteen (18) years of age) unless the child or legal ward of the Grand Prize winner. All prize details are at Administrator's sole discretion. Major League Baseball game and event dates and times are determined in the sole discretion of the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and may be subject to change. Grand Prize Winner and his/her Guest agree to comply with all Major League Baseball and Major League Baseball Club stadium rules and regulations relating to the use of Major League Baseball game and/or event tickets and, in accordance therewith, agree not to act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with any intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at such game. Administrator and the applicable MLB Entities reserve the right to remove or to deny entry to Grand Prize Winner and/or any Guest who engage(s) in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the game or event. The Released Parties will not be responsible for weather conditions, Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other event or natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of any Major League Baseball game or event. Major League Baseball game tickets awarded as part of the Grand Prize may not be resold or offered for resale. Any such resale may result in disqualification and prize forfeiture, and may invalidate the license granted by the game ticket(s). Certain travel restrictions may apply.

  5. Miscellaneous: No transfer, assignment, cash redemption, or substitution of prize permitted except by MLBAM and Administrator who may substitute the prize (or any portion thereof) with a prize of comparable or greater value at their sole and absolute discretion. Winner is responsible for all income, federal, state and local taxes as well as any other costs or expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including, but not limited to, all transportation, lodging, meals, gratuities and souvenirs in connection with the Grand Prize. By participating, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and agree that (1) MLBAM and each of its designees shall have the right and permission to use (unless prohibited by law) entrant's name, voice, address (city and state of residence), photograph and/or other likeness for advertising, promotional and/or trade and/or any other purpose in any and all media or format now known or hereafter devised throughout the world, in perpetuity, without limitation and without further compensation, consideration, permission or notification to entrants or any third parties; and (2) Released Parties, Samsung, Facebook and each of their respective designees and assigns shall have no liability and will be held harmless for any liability, loss, injury or damage, including, without limitation, personal injury, death or damage to personal or real property, to entrant or any other person or entity due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or participation in this Sweepstakes. Administrator and/or MLBAM, as applicable, reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to modify, terminate or suspend this Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) and, in the event of termination, at its discretion, select winner from those eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to event requiring such termination. Administrator and/or MLBAM, as applicable, reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any person and void all associated entries of any person who they believe has tampered with the entry process, or any other component of this Sweepstakes, whose conduct or actions affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, or who is in violation of these Official Rules. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES IN ANY WAY, OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, ADMINISTRATOR, MLBAM AND/OR THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT AND RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS' FEES) AND/OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By entering, you understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not Facebook.

  6. Arbitration: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held in New York County, New York; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

  7. Choice of Law: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of New York, USA.

  8. Winner's Name: For the winner's name (available after 1/4/13), send a stamped, self-addressed envelope for receipt by 1/4/13 to: Note-able Postseason Performances Sweepstakes Winner, P.O. Box 13106, Bridgeport, CT 06673-3106.

  9. Sponsor: MLB Advanced Media, L.P., 75 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10011.

  10. Administrator: Project Support Team, Inc., 6 Berkshire Blvd., Bethel, CT 06801/

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