Buzz Bracket Brawl 2017 Prizes:
First Place – A pair of tickets to see U2 in …
Second Place -$50 Hardee’s® Gift Card
Third Place -$50 Hardee’s®”Gift Card
Eligibility: All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, and living in Station’s listening area. Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of WYCQ Inc, its affiliates, promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WBUZ or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in WBUZ survey area (as defined by Arbitron) are not eligible to participate. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”
Bracket Selection Process: Beginning March 6, 2017 participants will be able to go to 1029thebuzz.com and register for the Buzz Bracket Brawl contest. Once registered, participant will be able to predict the outcome of a 64 band bracket with the first 64 seeds selected by WBUZ. Entries will be collected until 11:59pm March 19, 2016. One bracket entry per person-multiple entries will be discarded and the entry that arrived earliest will be used for the contest.
Contesting: Beginning March 20, 2017 WBUZ will begin the official on-air Bracket Brawl competition. For the duration of the contest WBUZ will hold Bracket Brawl competitions weekdays at designated times which will be announced on the radio. Listeners will be solicited to vote on which band will advance to the next round via phone, the WBUZ Facebook, and Twitter pages. The band with the most votes will advance into the next round of the Buzz Bracket Brawl. All subsequent rounds will be decided in the same fashion until a winning band is chosen. Within one week of the conclusion of the contest all submitted brackets will be reviewed for accuracy via Second Street’s upickem software. The participant with the most accurate bracket will be awarded the first place prize. In the case of a tie, any brackets that are dead even will be put into a random drawing. The participant whose bracket is chosen from the first place prize drawing will be awarded the grand prize. The First Place Prize winner will be contacted by the WBUZ promotions department with details on how to claim their prize.
Disclaimer/Release: WBUZ undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s). WBUZ is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. WBUZ is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest. If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of WBUZ, WBUZ reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest and/or select an alternate method of awarding the prize(s). License: Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for WBUZ and promotion sponsors and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant’s name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness without compensation.
Taxes: WBUZ will report the total value of each prize to the IRS and will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099. Winners must provide their social security number to Station for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize.
General: Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant, will result in the contestant’s disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won. WBUZ reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in WBUZ’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by WBUZ or its affiliates. WBUZ reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Contest and these Official Rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement. By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of WBUZ and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding. Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the WBUZ 1824 Murfreesboro Rd, Nashville TN for 60 days after the contest concludes. As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Davidson County, Tennessee having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the State of Tennessee, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant and WBUZ hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Proper identification is required to claim all prizes. Winners will not be eligible to win again for 30 days.