#TeamTerminix Ultimate Fan Giveaway Rules

In return for the opportunity to participate in the “#TeamTerminix Ultimate Fan Giveaway” Sweepstakes described herein (the “Sweepstakes”), Rocket Ball, Ltd. (the “Houston Rockets”) and The Terminix International Company Limited Partnership (“Sponsor”) require your agreement to comply with and be bound by the terms and conditions set forth below (the “Official Rules”):

OFFICIAL RULES

  1. PERIOD. The Sweepstakes will begin on 12:01 AM CST, November 1, 2017 and end on 11:59PM CST, November 29, 2017 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes Period.
  2. ELIGIBILITY. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Only legal residents of the United States who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of November 1, 2017 are eligible to participate in this Sweepstakes provided they live within the state of Texas or one hundred fifty (150) miles of the Houston, TX city limits, excluding residents within seventy-five (75) miles of either the Dallas, TX or San Antonio, TX city limits. Employees and immediate family members (spouses, parents, siblings and children) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of employees of the Houston Rockets, Sponsor, The National Basketball Association (the “NBA”) and its member teams, NBA Properties, Inc., and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, partners, officers, governors, employees, and agents are not eligible to enter. Internet access is required in order to enter this Sweepstakes. Standard carrier rates may apply. The Sweepstakes is void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local U.S. laws.
  3. ENTRIES. To enter the Sweepstakes, the Entrant (hereinafter defined) must visit www.rockets.com/terminix and follow the instructions to complete various actions (each a “Sweepstakes Activity”) to receive Sweepstakes entries as outlined below:
    1. Initial Entry. Entrant must visit www.rockets.com/terminix and follow the instructions to complete a registration form to submit his or her name and email address. Entrant will receive one (1) entry into the applicable Weekly Drawing for completing the registration form. Entrant may return each day to www.rockets.com/terminix for an additional one (1) entry. Entrant can complete this Sweepstakes Activity one (1) time per day during the Sweepstakes Period. Limit of eleven (11) additional entries per individual during the Sweepstakes Period.
    2. Visit Facebook. Click on the link to visit the official Terminix Facebook page. Entrant will be required to authenticate his or her Facebook account. Entrant will receive five (5) entries into the applicable Weekly Drawing for completing this Sweepstakes Activity. Entrant can complete this Sweepstakes Activity only one (1) time during the Sweepstakes Period. Entrant must be a registered Facebook account holder to enter the Sweepstakes via Facebook.
    3. Follow on Twitter. Click on the link and follow instructions to authenticate Entrant’s Twitter account. Entrant’s Twitter account will then automatically follow Terminix on Twitter. Entrant will receive three (3) entries into the applicable Weekly Drawing for completing this Sweepstakes Activity. Entrant can complete this Sweepstakes Activity only one (1) time during the Sweepstakes Period. Entrant must be a registered Twitter account holder in order to enter the Sweepstakes via Twitter.
    4. Follow on Pinterest. Click on the link and follow the directions to authenticate Entrant’s Pinterest account and follow @Terminix on Pinterest. Entrant will receive three (3) entries into the applicable Weekly Drawing for completing this Sweepstakes Activity. Entrant can complete this Sweepstakes Activity only one (1) time during the Sweepstakes Period. Entrant must be a registered Pinterest account holder in order to enter the Sweepstakes via Pinterest.
    5. Watch this video (Bonus). Click on the link to watch the video to receive five (5) entries into the applicable Weekly Drawing. Entrant can complete this Sweepstakes Activity only one (1) time during the Sweepstakes Period. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, YouTube.
    6. Tweet. Click on the link to tweet the phrase #TerminixTixSweepstakes to receive (1) entry into the applicable Weekly Drawing. Entrant can complete this Sweepstakes Activity one (1) time per day during the Sweepstakes Period. Limit of twelve (12) additional entries per individual during the Sweepstakes Period.
    7. Visit Terminix.com. Visit the website https://www.terminix.com/pest-control/ by clicking the URL to receive one (1) entry into the applicable Weekly Drawing. Entrant can complete this Sweepstakes Activity only one (1) time during the Sweepstakes Period.

Each Entrant may participate in each Sweepstakes Activity one (1) time during the Sweepstakes, with the exception of: (i) the Initial Entry, for which Entrant may receive one (1) entry per day, and (ii) the Tweet, for which Entrant may receive one (1) entry per day. Multiple Entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, or Twitter, Facebook, YouTube or Pinterest accounts, identities, registrations and/or logins, or any other methods will void that Entrant’s entries, and that Entrant may be disqualified. Potential Winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. Use of any automated program to enter will result in disqualification. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the Entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.

Entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible. Any entry received thereafter or not properly filled out will not be eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. An eligible person who timely submits a properly completed entry in accordance with the procedures herein is considered an “Entrant.” Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets reserve the right to cancel or suspend any Sweepstakes Activity at any time for any reason, with or without notice, in its sole discretion. By submitting a properly completed entry, each Entrant acknowledges that he or she has read, understands and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules.

  1. SELECTION OF WINNER. An aggregate of five (5) drawings (each, a “Weekly Drawing”) will be held during the Sweepstakes Period, as set forth in the chart below. Non-winning entries will be carried forward to subsequent Weekly Drawing(s), if any. One (1) potential winning Entrant (“Winner”) for each Weekly Drawing will be chosen at random from among all eligible entries received during the corresponding entry period by a representative of Sponsor or the Houston Rockets, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Weekly Drawings and this Sweepstakes. Each Winner will be notified on or about the Drawing Date listed in the chart below. If any such Winner cannot be contacted or declines the Prize, then such Winner will forfeit the right to be the Winner and Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets may select a replacement Winner from among all remaining eligible entries. By participating, each Entrant agrees to these rules and the decisions of Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets, which shall be final and legally binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets reserve the right to conduct a background check of each Entrant and to disqualify such Entrant, effective upon written notice, if such Entrant commits, or has at any time committed, any act or becomes involved in, or has at any time been involved in, any situation or occurrence which act, situation or occurrence tends in the sole opinion of the Houston Rockets to subject Entrant, Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets to any ridicule, contempt or scandal or which, in the sole opinion of the Houston Rockets, reflects unfavorably upon Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets. The Weekly Drawings will be held according to the schedule set forth below:
Drawing # Drawing Date Prize Entry Period
1 November 6, 2017 Weekly Prize 12:01AM, 11/1/17 – 11:59PM, 11/5/17
2 November 13, 2017 Weekly Prize 12:01AM, 11/1/17 – 11:59PM, 11/12/17
3 November 27, 2017 Weekly Prize 12:01AM, 11/1/17 – 11:59PM, 11/26/17
4 November 30, 2017 Weekly Prize 12:01AM, 11/1/17 – 11:59PM, 11/29/17
5 November 30, 2017 Grand Prize 12:01AM, 11/1/17 – 11:59PM, 1/29/17

PRIZE DESCRIPTIONS; ODDS. For each Weekly Drawing, there will be one (1) Winner, for a total of five (5) Winners: Four (4) weekly Winners (the “Weekly Winners”) and one (1) Grand Prize Winner (the “Grand Prize Winner”). The prizes for each Winner are as follows (each, a “Prize”):

    1. The Grand Prize Winner will receive: (a) four (4) lower-level tickets to the Houston Rockets vs. New Orleans Pelicans game at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, on December 11, 2017 (the “Rockets Game”); and (b) an opportunity for such Winner to attend a post-game meet and greet with a Rockets player following such Rockets Game (together, the “Grand Prize”) (ARV: $800); provided that every aspect of the Grand Prize, including but not limited to the exact location of the tickets and all aspects of the post-game meet and greet (such as location, timing, duration, and the selection of the Rockets player in attendance) will, in each case, be determined by the Houston Rockets in its sole discretion, and all tickets shall be subject to the same rules and regulations as regularly sold tickets.
    2. Each of the four (4) Weekly Winners will receive (a) two (2) lower-level tickets to the Rockets Game; and (b) an opportunity for such Winner to attend a post-game meet and greet with a Rockets player following such Rockets Game (each a “Weekly Prize”) (ARV: $220); provided that the every aspect of the Weekly Prizes, including but not limited to the exact location of the tickets and all aspects of the post-game meet and greet (such as location, timing, duration, and the selection of the Rockets player or Rockets legend in attendance) will, in each case, be determined by the Houston Rockets in its sole discretion, and all tickets shall be subject to the same rules and regulations as regularly sold tickets.

The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. Winners may not assign, transfer or substitute the Grand Prize and/or the Weekly Prize or redeem a Prize (or any portion of the Prize) for cash value. Each Winner will be responsible for any federal, state and local taxes associated with the Prize. Each Winner may be required to sign, at the request of and in the sole discretion of Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets, a Release, an Affidavit of Eligibility and/or a Prize Acceptance Form in order to receive the Prize. When required, the Winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 for the approximate retail value of the prize. Gift cards are subject to all guidelines and rules of use set forth by gift card issuer. Sponsor and the Houston Rockets reserve the right to substitute any Prize with any prize of greater or equal value. Entrants agree that the Released Parties have not made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, statutory, express or implied (including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, title, and fitness for a particular purpose), in fact or in law, relative to the Sweepstakes or to any prize awarded. Entrants who win a prize as part of this Sweepstakes are not eligible to win future prizes as part of this same Sweepstakes.

  1. LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY. Neither Sponsor nor the Houston Rockets shall be responsible for entries that are incomplete, improperly submitted, illegible, stolen, misdirected, lost, late or damaged. All entries become the property of Sponsor and the Houston Rockets and will not be acknowledged or returned. By entering, each Entrant agrees to HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY the Houston Rockets, Sponsor, the NBA and its member teams, NBA Properties, Inc., and each of their respective partners, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, governors, employees, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from any and all liability, damages, claims and causes of action (however named or described) with respect to or arising out of (a) Entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes, (b) Entrant’s entry or any registration material on any related website, (c) any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or (d) the receipt and/or use of the Prize or any replacement prize that may be awarded herein.
  2. CONSENT OF USE. Each Entrant hereby agrees and consents, without further authorization, compensation or remuneration of any kind, to the editing, modification, replication, publication and/or other use of the names, likenesses, photographs, voices, entries and the like of each Entrant in any medium, whether now known or hereafter developed, including without limitation, the Houston Rockets website and in any and all advertising, promotions, and other publicity conducted by Sponsor, the Houston Rockets, and/or the NBA and its member teams, NBA Properties, Inc., and each of their respective partners, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, owners, governors, employees, and agents, except where prohibited by law. Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, each Entrant further assigns any and all rights he or she may have over his or her entry to the Houston Rockets and Sponsor without further authorization, compensation or remuneration of any kind.
  3. RULES. All decisions as to these Official Rules and interpretations thereof are exclusively within the sole discretion of the Houston Rockets and Sponsor and may be changed from time to time without notice. The Houston Rockets and Sponsor reserve the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes at any time without notice.
  4. DISPUTES. This Sweepstakes shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. EACH ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THOSE COURTS AND SUBMITS TO THE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS. Each Entrant agrees that any controversy, dispute or claim arising out of, relating to or connected with the Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration, which will be conducted in Houston, Texas in accordance with the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”), and any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered by any court having jurisdiction thereof. The arbitrator shall be selected by mutual agreement of the parties, if possible, and shall be a resident of Houston, Texas. If the parties fail to reach agreement upon the appointment of an arbitrator within thirty (30) days following receipt by one party of the other party’s notice of desire to arbitrate, the arbitrator shall be selected from a list or lists of persons submitted by the AAA. The selection process shall be that which is set forth in the AAA Commercial Arbitration Rules then prevailing, except that if the parties fail to select an arbitrator from one or more lists, AAA shall not have the power to make an appointment but shall continue to submit additional lists until an arbitrator has been selected. Under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain any punitive, incidental, special, consequential and/or other damages, including without limitation lost profits (collectively, “Special Damages”) to an Entrant; and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased.
  5. FORCE MAJEURE. Neither Sponsor nor the Houston Rockets shall be responsible for the failure or interruption of any website and/or webpage mentioned herein, www.rockets.com, the Houston Rockets e-mail server, any internet service, or the cancellation or postponement of a Houston Rockets game or any Weekly Drawing or the Sweepstakes for any reason including, but not limited to, equipment failure or malfunction, electrical service interruption, or any act of God. In addition, in the event that Sponsor or the Houston Rockets is prevented from continuing with the Sweepstakes by any event beyond its control, including, but not limited to, fire, flood, hurricane, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, communications or equipment failure, utility or service interruptions, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared), interference with the Sweepstakes by any party, or any federal state or local government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within the Sponsor’s and/or the Houston Rockets’ control, Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets shall have the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes.
  6. DATA CHARGES MAY APPLY. Data rates may apply depending on, and as provided in, the Entrant’s wireless rate or other internet access plan. Entrant may incur charges in connection with attempted submissions as part of the entry process and corresponding error or other messages even if the attempted submission(s) does/do not go through because of connectivity or other problems. Each Entrant is solely responsible for all fees incurred through his or her wireless phone service or internet service provider for data rates associated with participation in this Sweepstakes.
  7. MARKETING DISCLAIMER. By entering the Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees to receive communications from Sponsor and/or the Houston Rockets, subject to opting out when Entrant so desires. Sponsor’s privacy policy will apply to any Entrant’s information used by Sponsor, located at https://www.terminix.com/customer-support/privacy/.
  8. WINNERS LIST. To receive written confirmation of the Winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “#TeamTerminix Ultimate Fan Giveaway Winners List,” 1510 Polk Street, Houston, TX 77002, Attn: Lauren Ward. Requests must be received by June 30, 2018.
  9. ADDITIONAL DISCLOSURES. The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube or Pinterest. All Entrants release Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Pinterest from any claims, responsibility or liability relating to their participation in this Sweepstakes. Copyright/trademark/service mark infringements are not intended or implied. Any other companies associated with the prizes distributed as part of this Sweepstakes do not sponsor or endorse Terminix or its products and services in any way. The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Terminix International Company Limited Partnership, located at 860 Ridge Lake Boulevard, Memphis, Tennessee 38120.