"THE LOST WORLD" / ONLINE SWEEPSTAKES - OFFICIAL RULES
No purchase or subscription to On-line or Internet Provider Service is necessary. Sweepstakes starts 5/9/97. TO ENTER ON THE INTERNET: Beginning on 5/9/97, you can enter by following the directions and entry information located at the following Universal Pictures Web Site address on the Internet:
ONLY ONE INTERNET ENTRY PER PERSON PER DAY WILL BE ACCEPTED. All INTERNET ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 6/9/97. TO ENTER BY MAIL: On a plain piece of paper 3" x 5", handprint (no mechanically produced or reproduced entries will be accepted) your name, address, phone numbers and age and mail to: "THE LOST WORLD"/ ONLINE SWEEPSTAKES, P.O. Box 6056, Sherman Oaks, CA 91413. Enter by mail as often as you like, but mail each separately. ALL MAIL-IN ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 6/20/97. Sponsors are not responsible for late or misdirected Internet entries or for problems with computer, on-line or Internet communications. In addition, sponsors are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, misdirected, mutilated or postage due mail. Illegible or incomplete entries will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the sponsors and will not be returned.
Winners will be selected in random drawings on or about 6/26/97 by WEST COAST MARKETING, independent judges, whose decisions are final in all matters relating to this sweepstakes. Winners, from eligible entries, will be notified by mail and may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/ Release of Liability/Publicity Release Form within 14 days of date on notification or an alternate winner will be selected in a subsequent random drawing. There are no substitutions for prizes except due to unavailability in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Prizes are not transferable, assignable or redeemable for cash. Neither the Sponsor nor prize suppliers, nor their respective affiliates, parent companies, agencies, or employees shall be liable for any loss, injury or damage caused by the participation in this promotion or by the acceptance and use of any prizes. Any & all taxes are the responsibility of the winners. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited) to use winners' and companion's names, likenesses and statements in this and similar promotions for advertising and publicity purposes without additional compensation.
PRIZES: GRAND PRIZE (1) A 5 Day/4 night trip for two to the Outrigger Kauai Beach Hotel, Kauai, HI, including r/t coach air transportation between the major US gateway city airport closest to the winner's home and Kauai, 4 nights hotel accommodations at the Outrigger Kauai Beach Hotel (one room, double occupancy) (arv $2,173.). Note: all meals, gratuities and any other expenses not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winner must give 45 days advance notice of desired departure date and all travel must be completed by 6/28/98. Airline and hotel holiday and blackout dates and other restrictions apply.
FIRST PRIZE (3) 3-D "THE LOST WORLD" Theatrical Poster (arv $200. each); SECOND PRIZE (25) "THE LOST WORLD" Sony PlayStation game CD (NOTE: due to possible game CD production delays, fulfillment of this prize may be delayed until late 1997) (arv $50. each); THIRD PRIZE (50) "THE LOST WORLD" Cap (arv $10. each); FOURTH PRIZE (50) "THE LOST WORLD" T-shirt (arv $10. each). Odds of winning a prize are determined by the number of qualified, eligible entries received by the sweepstakes closing date. No Official Entry Forms will be printed or distributed during this sweepstakes. With an anticipated response of 25,000, residents of IN may expect a 1:25,000 chance of winning the Grand Prize, a 1:8,334 chance of winning a 1st prize, a 1:1,000 chance of winning a 2nd prize and a 1:500 chance of winning a 3rd or 4th prize.
Sweepstakes is open only to residents of the U.S. (except residents of Puerto Rico) who enter the sweepstakes from within the United States. Employees and their immediate families of Universal Studios, Universal Pictures Marketing (Universal Film Exchanges, Inc.), their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, promotional partners and WEST COAST MARKETING are not eligible. A prize won by a minor will be awarded in the name of their parent or legal guardian. A minor will not be allowed to participate in any portion of the trip without being accompanied by the winning parent or legal guardian.
All Federal and state laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Entrants agree that sponsor, judges and any companies participating in this sweepstakes shall not be liable for injuries or losses of any kind or any other costs or expenses resulting from entry in the sweepstakes, acceptance of or use of a Prize or parts thereof.
For an Official Winners List, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to "THE LOST WORLD"/ONLINE" SWEEPSTAKES - WINNERS LIST, P.O. Box 56436, Sherman Oaks, CA 91413. Replies will be sent after the completion of the sweepstakes.
The sponsor of this sweepstakes is Universal Pictures, Universal City, CA. 91608
The on-line contest has ended.