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Official Rules

 

 

 

NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR DONATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

A PURCHASE, PAYMENT, OR DONATION WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF SOUTH DAKOTA, MINNESOTA, IOWA, COLORADO, KANSAS, OKLAHOMA, NEW MEXICO, AND TEXAS, AND LEGAL RESIDENTS OF MEXICO. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

 

SPONSOR

: The Give It to Live It Scratch Card Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") is sponsored by Biomat USA, Inc., 2410 Lillyvale Avenue, Los Angeles, CA  90032 ("Sponsor" or "Biomat").

 

PROMOTION PERIOD AND ENTRY PERIODS:

The Sweepstakes begins on January 1, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. United States Central Time ("CT") and ends on March 31, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. CT ("Promotion Period"). There will be two "Entry Periods" during the Promotion Period as detailed below:

 

 

Entry Period

 

Start

 

End

 

1

 

January 1, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. CT

 

February 15, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. CT

 

2

 

February 16, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. CT

 

March 31, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. CT

 

 

 

Sponsor is the official timekeeper for the Sweepstakes Promotion Period.

 

ELIGIBILITY:

Entrants must be (i) at least 18 years old at time of entry; and (ii) a legal resident of South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Kansas, Oklahoma, Colorado, New Mexico, or Texas in the United States, or a legal resident of Mexico (collectively, the "Eligible Area"). Residents outside of the Eligible Area are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited by law. By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor relating to the Sweepstakes, which shall be final, (b) to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its affiliate, Talecris Plasma Resources, Inc. ("TPR"), and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes; and (c) to acknowledge acceptance of and compliance with these Official Rules. Employees of Sponsor, TPR, Interstate Blood Bank, Inc., Biotest Plasma, and each of their respective parents, affiliates, or subsidiaries, and the immediate families and members of the same household of each are not eligible. All federal, state, local and municipal laws and regulations apply.

 

TO ENTER:

To enter, either (1) donate plasma at a participating Biomat or TPR donation center located in the Eligible Area during the Promotion Period ("Participating Centers," defined below); or (2) enter by mail. ENTER BY MAIL: Hand-print your name, address, city, state, ZIP code, e-mail address (if available) and daytime phone number (including area code) on a 3" x 5" card, and mail in a business-size (#10) envelope with proper postage affixed to: Give It To Live It, P.O. Box 6010, Morton Grove, IL 60053. To be eligible for the First Entry Period, mail-in entries must be postmarked by February 15, 2021, and received by February 21, 2021; to be eligible for the Second Entry Period, mail-in entries must be postmarked by March 31st, 2021 and received by April 8, 2021 to be eligible. Each entry must be mailed separately. No mechanically reproduced, photocopied, illegible, or incomplete entries will be accepted, and all such entries will be void. Limit: Participants may not submit more than one entry within a 24 hour period or more than (2) entries during any seven day period. Either entry method (1) or method (2) will count as one entry. Entrants will receive one (1) scratch-off Sweepstakes card; and one (1) entry into a random prize drawing for each donation or entry form submitted during the Promotion Period. Scratch the card where indicated to reveal whether the card is a winner.

 

PARTICIPATING CENTERS:

Entries by donation will only be accepted at the Biomat or TPR donation centers listed below:

  1. Biomat Aurora, 501 Sable Blvd, Aurora, CO 80011; 
  2. Biomat Colorado Springs, 3776 Airport Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80910;
  3. Biomat USA Denver, 7141 N Pecos St, Denver, CO 80221;
  4. Biomat USA Lakewood, 8800 W Colfax Ave, Lakewood, CO 80215;
  5. TPR Colorado Springs 2502 E Pikes Peak Ave #180, Colorado Springs, CO 80909;
  6. TPR Lakewood, 145 S Sheridan Blvd #200, Lakewood, CO 80226;
  7. TPR Pueblo, 1501 Moore Ave, Pueblo, CO 81005;
  8. Biomat USA Topeka, 2120 Southwest 6th Street, Topeka, KS;
  9. Biomat USA Topeka-Gage, 2915 SW Gage Blvd, Topeka, KS 66614;
  10. Biomat USA Wichita, 6959 E 21st St N, Wichita, KS 67206;
  11. TPR Sioux Falls, 1025 N Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104;
  12. Biomat USA Midwest City, 6700 E Reno Ave, Midwest City, OK 73110;
  13. TPR Oklahoma City, 7103 S Western Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73139;
  14. TPR El Paso 1 (Texas), 720 Texas Ave, El Paso, TX 79901;
  15. TPR El Paso 4 (Alameda), 3515 Alameda Ave, El Paso, TX 79905;
  16. TPR El Paso 5 (Dyer), 8500 Dyer St space 25, El Paso, TX 79904;
  17. TPR El Paso 6 (Alabama), 4710 Alabama St, El Paso, TX 79930
  18. TPR El Paso 7 (N Loop), 8631 N Loop Dr, El Paso, TX 79907;
  19. TPR El Paso 8 (N Carolina), 500 N Carolina Dr unit b, El Paso, TX 79915;
  20. TPR Amarillo, 1709 S Avondale St, Amarillo, TX 79106;
  21. Biomat USA Fort Worth, 5629 W Rosedale St, Fort Worth, TX 76107;
  22. TPR Fort Worth 2, 2520 Jacksboro Hwy, Fort Worth, TX 76114;
  23. TPR Killeen, 908 S Fort Hood St, Killeen, TX 76541;
  24. Biomat USA San Antonio, 500 N Flores St, San Antonio, TX 78212;
  25. TPR San Antonio, 2118 S Zarzamora St #448, San Antonio, TX 78207;
  26. TPR Del Rio, 829 S Main St, Del Rio, TX 78840;
  27. Biomat USA Lancaster, TX, 1441 Pleasant Run Rd, Lancaster, TX 75146;
  28. Biomat USA Arlington, 1519 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76010;
  29. Biomat USA Carrollton, 1235 S Josey Ln #520, Carrollton, TX 75006;
  30. Biomat USA Dallas, 2580 Gus Thomasson Rd, Dallas, TX 75228;
  31. Biomat USA Garland, 1841 N Jupiter Rd, Garland, TX 75042
  32. TPR Dallas, 8057 W Virginia Dr, Dallas, TX 75237;
  33. Biomat USA Bellfort, 8747 W Bellfort Ave, Houston, TX 77031;
  34. Biomat USA Little York, 330 W Little York Rd, Houston, TX 77076;
  35. Biomat USA Monroe, 8537 B, Gulf Fwy, Houston, TX 77017;
  36. Biomat USA Victoria, 1309 E Red River St, Victoria, TX 77901;
  37. Biomat USA West 43rd, 1223 W 43rd St, Houston, TX 77018;
  38. TPR Corpus Christi, 4244 Ayers St, Corpus Christi, TX 78415;
  39. Biomat USA Edinburg, 209 S Jackson Rd, Edinburg, TX 78536;
  40. Biomat USA Laredo, 1502 Hidalgo St, Laredo, TX 78040;
  41. Biomat USA McAllen, 400 N 10th St, McAllen, TX 78501;
  42. Biomat USA Mission, 114 W 9th St, Mission, TX 78572
  43. Biomat USA Saunders, 2310 E Saunders St #108, Laredo, TX 78041;
  44. TPR Eagle Pass, 350 S Adams St, Eagle Pass, TX 78852;
  45. TPR McAllen, 500 S Bicentennial Avenue, Ste 1, McAllen, TX 78501

 

PRIZES, ODDS, AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE ("ARV"):

 

Scratch-off Prizes: A total of 791,781 scratch-off Sweepstakes cards will be distributed. Cards will be distributed to the various participating donation centers based on the number of donations each center performs. Approximately one in every ten cards will be a winner. Winning cards will be redeemable for one of the following prizes: $2 in cash; a donation VIP Pass entitling the winner to skip the line one time when making a donation (ARV: $0); Grifols branded Power Charger 1,200 mAh (ARV: $2.99); Grifols branded Braided USB Charger (ARV: $3.46); $5 in cash; $10 in cash; $25 in cash. Actual retail value may vary, and Sponsor will not award the difference between the ARV and actual value. The available prizes and odds of winning are indicated below:

 

Prize

 

Odds

 

Total ARV

 

$25

 

1/750

 

$26,375

$10

 

1/375

 

$21,110

 

$5

 

1/125

 

$31,670

 

Braided USB Charger - $3.46

 

1/125

 

$21,915.64

 

Power Charger - $2.99

 

1/75

 

$31,565.43

 

VIP Pass

 

2/75

 

n/a

 

$2

 

1/25

 

$63,341

 

Totals:

 

1/10

 

Aggregate ARV: $195,977.07

 

 

 

Random Drawing Prizes: At the conclusion of each Entry Period, Sponsor or its designee will select forty (40) potential winners by random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of the drawing to receive the following prizes: a grand prize consisting of $500 (payable in a form and manner of Sponsor's choosing); a second tier prize consisting of Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones (ARV: $199); and a third tier prize of $100 (payable in the form and manner of Sponsor's choosing). There will be a total of no more than eighty (80) potential winners during the Promotion Period, consisting of twenty (20) potential grand prize winners; twenty (20) potential second tier prize winners; and forty (40) potential third tier prize winners during the Promotion Period. The total ARV of all random drawing prizes to be awarded is $17,980. Odds of winning depend on the total number entries received prior to the drawing date. Limit of one random drawing prize per household; previous grand prize winners will not be eligible to win a second prize.

 

Terms applicable to all prizes: The aggregate ARV of all prizes to be awarded is $213,957.07. All prize details not specified herein shall be determined solely by Sponsor. Prizes are not transferable and must be accepted as awarded, with no substitutions of any kind, except by the Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute the prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. All federal, state and local taxes, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance not specified herein as being provided are the potential winner's responsibility. All Prize details are at the Sponsor's sole discretion.

 

WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION:

 

Scratch-off Prizes: Winning Sweepstakes cards will be pre-printed with a randomly selected prize. Printing of Sweepstakes cards with a randomly selected prize will take place outside of Mexico. Scratch the card where indicated to reveal whether the card is a winner. Entrants who receive a winning scratch off Sweepstakes card must notify the Participating Center and submit the card to the Participating Center to redeem the prize. Entrants who receive a winning scratch off Sweepstakes card by mail may submit the card by mail or at a Participating Center to redeem the prize. If redeeming by mail, mail the winning card, along with a 3" x 5" card with your name, address, city, state, ZIP code, e-mail address (if available) and daytime phone number (including area code) to: Give It To Live It, P.O. Box 6010, Morton Grove, IL 60053. All prizes must be claimed within ninety (90) days of winning. Late submissions will not be accepted. Potential winners may be required to sign an affidavit, release, and/or appropriate income tax reporting documents in order to receive the prize. Failure to sign and return any such requested affidavit, release, or tax reporting document or to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules may result in a winner's disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the prize, and the award of the prize to a substitute winner. Sponsor reserves the right to not seek an alternate potential prize winner in the event the individual originally selected is disqualified or if a particular prize is not claimed, at Sponsor's sole discretion.

 

Random Drawing Prizes: The two (2) prize drawings will take place after each Entry Period as follows:

  • Prize Drawing for Entry Period No. 1: Between February 21, 2021, and February 27, 2021;
  • Prize Drawing for Entry Period No. 2: Between April 8, 2021, and April 15, 2021

The drawings will be conducted in the United States by Sponsor or one of Sponsor's designees. The potential winners will be notified at the telephone number provided in winner's records with Biomat or TPR and/or on winner's entry form. Sponsor will call during regular business hours and will leave messages if the winner is not personally reached. Winner must claim the prize within fourteen (14) days of notification, including messages, and a valid photo identification will be required. If any potential winner fails to respond to prize notification, including messages, or telephone number information is inaccurate, he or she shall forfeit their interest in the prize and the prize will be awarded to an alternate potential winner selected in a random drawing. Potential winners may be required to sign an affidavit, release, and/or appropriate income tax reporting documents in order to receive the prize. Failure to sign and return any such requested affidavit, release, or tax reporting document or to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules may result in a winner's disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the prize, and the award of the prize to a substitute winner. Sponsor reserves the right to not seek an alternate potential prize winner in the event the individual originally selected is disqualified, at Sponsor's sole discretion.

 

PRIVACY: By participating in the Sweepstakes, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information by Sponsor for purposes of administering this Sweepstakes and awarding any prize. Sponsor may also disclose your personal information as required by law. Sponsor's privacy policy is available at the following link: https://www.grifolsplasma.com/en/privacy-policy.

 

GENERAL CONDITIONS: Noncompliance with these Official Rules may result in disqualification and any behavior by any participant that will bring the Sweepstakes or Sponsor or its affiliates into disrepute (in Sponsor's sole discretion) will result in participant's disqualification from the Sweepstakes and all privileges as a participant and/or potential prize winner will be immediately terminated. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Sweepstakes and prize if Sweepstakes cannot be completed as planned due to tampering, unauthorized intervention, or other conditions beyond Sponsor's control.

 

RELEASE: Except where prohibited by law, winner grants to Sponsor (which grant will be confirmed in writing on request of Sponsor), its subsidiaries, affiliates, retailers, distributors, advertising and promotional agencies, suppliers, and those acting pursuant to its authority, the right and permission to print, publish, broadcast, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to the world wide web, at any time or times, each winner's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, opinions and biographical information (including without limitation hometown and state) for advertising, trade, and promotional purposes (including the announcement of his or her name on television or radio broadcast) without additional consideration, compensation, permission, or notification. Entrants agree that Sponsor shall own the entries, which will not be acknowledged or returned, and that Sponsor and its designees shall have the perpetual, worldwide right to edit, publish, and use the entries in any way and in any media for trade, advertising, promotional, and/or other purposes as Sponsor and/or its designees may determine without further consideration to entrants or any third party.

 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANTS AGREE THAT SPONSOR, TPR, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVES, CONSULTANTS, CONTRACTORS, LEGAL COUNSEL, ADVERTISING, PUBLICATIONS, AND PROMOTIONAL, FULFILLMENT, AND MARKETING AGENCIES, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AND AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "RELEASED PARTIES") WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY WHATSOEVER FOR, AND SHALL BE HELD HARMLESS BY ENTRANTS AGAINST, ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURIES, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES) TO PERSONS, INCLUDING BODILY HARM, PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, OR PROPERTY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE, OR USE OF A PRIZE, ENTRY, OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY, OR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR INVASION OF PRIVACY. THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IF ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE AWARDED DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, ACTS OF WAR, NATURAL DISASTERS, WEATHER, OR TERRORISM. Any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, and in no event will any participant be entitled to receive attorneys' fees or any other legal costs. Sponsor, its affiliates, and the Released Parties are not responsible for any typographical or other error in Sweepstakes materials, including Sweepstakes advertising materials, the administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of potential prize winner(s), or for lost, late, damaged, altered, misdirected, illegible, undelivered or incomplete entries.

WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, AND EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS SWEEPSATKES, INCLUDING THE PRIZES, IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY. CHECK LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

 

IN CASE OF DISPUTES: Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. ENTRANTS AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD SPONSOR, ITS AFFILIATES, AND THE RELEASED PARTIES HARMLESS FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY RESULTING OR ARISING FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES, and to release all rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against the Sponsor, its affiliates, or the Released Parties. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor and its affiliates in connection with or related to the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California. Participants consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of state and federal courts in the State of California for all disputes relating to these Official Rules and the Sweepstakes.

 

LIST OF WINNERS: For a list of winners send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by no later than July 1, 2021, to Biomat USA., Attn. Grifols Plasma Marketing, Give It To Live It Scratch Card Sweepstakes, 10255 West Higgins Road, Suite 450, Rosemont, IL 60018.