PickupTruck.com Nissan Titan Project Truck Giveaway Rules



The PickupTruck.com Nissan Titan Project Truck Giveaway (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01am (Pacific Time [“PT”]) on January 7, 2008 and ends at 11:59pm PT on March 7, 2008 (“Sweepstakes Period”). To enter, go online to http://www.pickuptruck.com/titangiveaway, complete the online entry form and submit it in accordance with the on-screen directions during the Sweepstakes Period.  There is a limit of one entry per person and per email address per day.  Only valid email addresses will be accepted.  Any entries providing invalid email addresses will be disqualified.   Any use of automated, robotic, macro, programmed or similar quick-entry programs is prohibited.  Entries must be received by 11:59pm PT on March 7, 2008.  Neither BVerticals, Inc. dba PickupTruck.com (“Sponsor”) nor RPMC, Inc. (“Sweepstakes Administrator”) will correspond regarding receipt of entries. All entries submitted become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

To enter the Sweepstakes, you must, at the time of entry, be a lawful, permanent legal resident of the 48 contiguous United States or the District of Columbia (except residents of Florida, New York and Rhode Island), be a valid licensed driver, be 18 years of age or older, and be physically located in the 48 contiguous United States or the District of Columbia.  Sweepstakes is void in  Alaska, Florida, Hawaii, New York, Rhode Island, Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions, outside of the United States, and where prohibited by law.  The Sweepstakes and any web sites, web pages and advertisements relating thereto are intended for viewing only within the United States.  Entries received from persons residing outside of the eligible geographic areas, or where restricted or prohibited by law, will be disqualified.  Employees, officers and directors of the Sponsor, RPMC, Inc., their advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and their immediate families (parents, siblings, children and spouses of each, regardless of where they live) and members of the households (whether related or not) of such employees, officers and directors, are ineligible to participate in this Sweepstakes.

The Sweepstakes Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes, will conduct a random drawing on or about March 14, 2008, to select the winner of the prize described herein.  Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.  The potential prize winner will be notified by telephone, mail and/or email, at Sponsor’s discretion.  If a potential winner does not respond to the Sweepstakes Administrator’s notification attempt within five (5) days from the first notification attempt, then such person will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner will be selected from among all eligible entries received.  With respect to notification by telephone, such notification will be deemed given when the potential winner engages in a live conversation with the Sweepstakes Administrator or when a message is left on the potential winner’s voicemail service or answering machine by the Sweepstakes Administrator, whichever occurs first.  All notification requirements, as well as other requirements within these Official Rules, will be strictly enforced.

One (1) Grand Prize: A 2008 Nissan Titan Cab PRO-4X 4x4 (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price $33,950) with customization which includes customized paint job, wheels and tires and leather interior.  Existing mileage on truck will not exceed 5,000 mile at the time the prize is awarded.  (Approximate Retail Value [“ARV”] $50,000.00 with customization, shipping and destination charges).  Grand Prize winner is responsible for all taxes and other expenses not specified herein, including, but not limited to: sales tax, luxury tax, registration, title and license fees, insurance, extended warranties and all other costs incurred in claiming, registering or using the vehicle. Winner is also responsible for all costs associated with any optional accessories added by winner.  Sponsor will deliver the truck to the winner’s residence within the 48 contiguous United States (except AK, FL, HI, NY or RI) or the District of Columbia   Winner must take delivery of the truck at such residence within 30 days of the selection of the winner or such winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected instead from among all eligible entries received. Evidence of insurance and a valid driver’s license must be provided to receive the vehicle.  All costs/expenses not specifically identified in these Official Rules as included in the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.  Prizes are nontransferable and no substitutions or cash redemptions will be made, other than as provided herein.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize, in whole or in part, of equal or greater monetary value if a prize cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, as described for any reason.

The potential winner will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and a Publicity Release (except where prohibited) (the “Affidavit/Release”). Although you must be 18 years of age or older to enter this Sweepstakes, if a prize winner is deemed a minor in his/her state of residence, then the parent/legal guardian of such minor must sign any documents required herein on behalf of such minor.  All Affidavit/Releases must be returned within the time indicated in the documents. If such documents are not returned within that time, or if an entrant is found to be ineligible, or if he/she does not comply with the Official Rules, then the potential winner will be disqualified, and an alternate potential winner will be selected from among all eligible entries received.  If prize documentation or prize notifications are returned as undeliverable, this will result in disqualification, and an alternate potential winner will be selected from among all eligible entries received. All federal, state, local or other tax liabilities, including but not limited to sales and use taxes and income taxes or like amounts in connection with the winner’s award, acceptance or use of a prize arising from this Sweepstakes will be the sole responsibility of the winner. If the potential winner is not a “U.S. person” (as defined by U.S. tax law) and Sponsor is required to withhold U.S. federal withholding tax from the prize (and pay such amount directly to the United States Internal Revenue Service), then such potential winner will be required to pay to the Sponsor the amount of the legally required withholding before he/she can receive the applicable prize.  Failure to pay such amount within the deadline established by the Sponsor will result in the disqualification of the potential winner. Notwithstanding such payments, the winner shall be solely responsible for the payment of any taxes due as a result of winning his/her prize. 

Except where prohibited by law, participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for the Sweepstakes Entities to use the winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statement, biographical information, voice and address (city and state) on a worldwide basis and in all forms of media, in perpetuity and without further compensation in connection with this Sweepstakes.  Entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes consent to the transfer of the personal information collected from an entrant to the Sponsor for the purposes of administering the Sweepstakes.  By entering the Sweepstakes, you also authorize Sponsor to provide your personal information to third party fulfillment companies so that such companies may process and deliver the prize to you should you be selected as a winner.

This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Sweepstakes Administrator, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules. By entering, winner and entrants also agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives, from and against any claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind, resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from a) acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes b) any error in the collection or retention of entry information, c) any malfunction or other problem with the Sweepstakes web site, or d) any typographical or other error in the printing, offering or announcement of any prize or Sweepstakes advertising. 

Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, undeliverable or incomplete online entries due to system errors or failures or faulty transmissions or other telecommunications malfunctions; and/or online or on-site entries not received resulting from any hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete or garbled computer or telephone transmissions, typographical or system/human errors and failures, or faulty transmissions, or for any problems or technical malfunction(s) of any telephone network or lines, cable connections, or satellite transmissions, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, or entries not received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at a web site, or any combination thereof, including other telecommunication, cable, digital or satellite malfunctions which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate. The Sweepstakes Entities are also not responsible for any malfunction of the entire Sweepstakes web site or error in the collection, processing or retention of entry information.

If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, fulfillment or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and to select a winner by conducting a random drawing from those eligible entries received up to the termination/suspension date.  Sponsor may also disqualify or prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize in this or any other promotion conducted by Sponsor if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant has violated the Official Rules or has threatened or is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception or other unfair playing practices, (including the use of automated, robotic, macro, programmed or similar quick-entry programs), or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sweepstakes Entities’  representatives.   ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. 

Information regarding the winner will be posted at www.PickupTruck.com on or before March 21, 2008 and will be available for viewing until April 7, 2008.  You may also view the Official Rules at http://www.pickuptruck.com/titangiveaway.  You may also obtain winner information or an additional copy of these Official Rules by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope by April 7, 2008 to: PickupTruck.com Nissan Titan Project Truck Giveaway, P.O. Box 8991, Calabasas, CA 91372-8991. Please specify “Rules” or “Winners List.”  Vermont residents may omit return postage. 

BVerticals, Inc., dba PickupTruck.com, 5018 Maytime Lane, Culver City, CA 90230

RPMC, Inc., 24013 Ventura Boulevard, Calabasas, CA 91302