92Q NASHVILLE’S “DUTCH $25 AMERICAN EXPRESS GIFT CARD” CONTEST
A complete copy of these rules can be obtained by contacting radio station WQQK (“Station”) at 10 Music
Circle East, Nashville, TN 37203, during normal business hours Monday through Friday or by sending a selfaddressed, stamped envelope to the above address.
The Station will conduct the 92Q Nashville’s “DUTCH $25 AMERICAN EXPRESS GIFT CARD ”
Contest (the “Contest”) substantially as described in these rules, and by participating, each participant agrees as
1. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF
WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL REGULATIONS APPLY.
Eligibility. This Contest is open only to legal U.S. residents, excluding dual Florida and New York
residents, age eighteen (18) years or older at the time of entry with a valid Social Security number and
who reside in the Station’s Designated Market Area (“DMA”) as defined by Nielsen Audio. Void where
prohibited by law. Employees of Cumulus Radio LLC, its parent company, affiliates, related entities
and subsidiaries, promotional sponsors, prize providers, advertising agencies, other radio stations serving
the Station’s DMA, and the immediate family members and household members of all such employees
are not eligible to participate. The term “immediate family members” includes spouses, parents and stepparents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and stepchildren. The term “household members” refers
to people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year. The Contest is subject to
all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and
unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Station’s decisions, which are final and binding in all
matters related to the Contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth
2. Contest Period. The Contest will begin at 12:00am CT on March 8, 2021 and will run through 12:00pm
CT on March 19, 2021 (the “Contest Period”). The Station’s computer is the official time keeping device
for this Contest.
3. How to Enter. To enter:
(i) Text: Send a text message with the keyword YOLO to 68683 during the Contest Period. All entries
must be received by 12:00 pm CT on March 19, 2021 to be eligible to win. Standard text messaging
rates, as established by an individual’s wireless carrier, may apply, and Station assumes no
responsibility for any fees or charges incurred for and associated with any text message sent to or
from Station. Any and all fees arising out of the transmission of a text message shall be the sole
responsibility of the entrant. Limit one (1) entry per person per phone number. Multiple participants
are not permitted to share the same telephone number. Any attempt by any participant to submit more than
one (1) entry by using multiple/different telephone phone numbers, identities, or any other methods will
void that participant from further participation in the Sweepstakes.
4. Winner Selection. On or about 1:10pm CT, each weekday from March 8, 2021 through March 19, 2021,
Station will select one (1) entry to win a Prize (as defined below) in a random drawing from among all
valid entries received by Station as of the date and time of that drawing. The winning entrant will be
contacted using the telephone number used to submit the entry and may be awarded the prize (subject to
verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these rules). Station’s decisions as to the
administration and operation of the Contest and the selection of the potential winner are final and binding
in all matters related to the Contest. Failure to respond to the initial verification contact within three (3)
days of notification will result in disqualification and forfeiture of the prize.
Commented [AH1]: While our offices are closed to the
public, I have been changing this.
Commented [AH2]: It is recommended, though not
required, to have a free method of entry (i.e. online) with
text contests. Just FYI.
Commented [AH3]: The Contest Period expires before
the last drawing, so that is why we have to provide the date
range. Just FYI as drafting tip.
Commented [AW4]: If there are 10 gift cards, why only
one winner selected?
Commented [AW5R4]: @Adriana Cosby
Commented [AC6R4]: done 🙂
Commented [AC7R4]: @Allison Warren
5. Verification of Potential Winner. THE ELIGIBILITY OF ALL POTENTIAL CONTEST WINNERS
IS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY STATION WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING
IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE CONTEST. The potential winner must continue to comply with
all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements.
After the call-in, communications with the winner will be through the use of the email address and/or
telephone number provided by the caller. The potential winner will be required to sign and return to
Station, within three (3) days of the date notice is sent, an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity
release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize, if applicable. A winner who returns the
affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release will be deemed to have accepted the contest prize and
thereafter will not be permitted to rescind their acceptance of the prize and/or return the prize. If a potential
winner cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and/or the liability/publicity
release within the required time period (if applicable), or if the prize or prize notification is returned as
undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. In the event that the potential winner of a prize is disqualified
for any reason, Station may award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by any method determined
by Station in its sole discretion from among all remaining eligible entries or callers.
6. Prizes. Up to ten (10) Prizes will be awarded in this Contest. Each Prize is one (1) $25 AMEX gift card.
ARV Twenty Five Dollars ($25). Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with prize receipt and/or
use. Odds of winning a Prize depend on a number of factors including the number of participating callers
or eligible entries, as the case may be, received during the Contest Period and listeners participating at any
There is no substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for prizes, except that the Station may, at its sole
discretion and to the extent permitted by law, substitute prizes of comparable value or cash. The prizes
are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses.
Any tickets and/or gift certificates/cards awarded as part of a prize will be subject to the terms and
conditions set forth by the issuer and are valid only on the date(s) printed on the tickets or gift
certificates/cards. Other restrictions may apply.
7. Entry Conditions and Release. By entering, each participant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound
by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Station, which are binding and final in all matters relating
to this Contest; (b) release and hold harmless Station, Cumulus Media New Holdings, Inc., and its
subsidiaries, related and affiliated companies, participating sponsors, the prize suppliers and any other
organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Contest,
and each of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives
(collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability,
including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but
not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false
light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity,
infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or
personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an
entry, participation in the Contest, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity
related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold
harmless the Released Parties from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including
reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or
entrant’s acceptance, use, non-use or misuse of the prize.
8. Publicity. Except where prohibited, participation in the Contest constitutes winner’s consent to use by the
Station and its agent of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or biographical
information (including hometown and state) for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without
further payment or consideration, unless otherwise prohibited by law.
9. Taxes. All State, Local, Federal and/or other taxes, duties, tariffs, title fees, licensing fees, or other fees
for prizes awarded become the sole responsibility of the winner. All those who win a prize or prizes
valued $600 or more in any given year will be issued an IRS Form 1099 to report their winnings.
10. General Conditions. Station reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part
of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Station’s reasonable control impairs the
integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Station in its sole discretion. Station
reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry
process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or acting in an
unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate
operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made,
Station reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Station’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
11. Limitations of Liability. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate
information, whether caused by Station, entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or
programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including but
not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or
software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest; (4) technical
or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; or (5)
any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in
part, from entrant’s participation in the Contest or receipt or use, non-use or misuse of any prize. No more
than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In event that a production, technical, programming or
other error causes more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be claimed,
Station reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all
legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
12. Disputes. Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or
connected with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any
form of class action; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with
this Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court or
the appropriate state court located in the Station’s listening area; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and
awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this
Contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain
awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages
and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have
damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE
LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the
construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and
obligations of entrant and Station in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in
accordance with, the laws of the state in which the Station is located, without giving effect to any choice
of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the state in which the Station is located or any other jurisdiction),
which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state in which the Station
13. Entrant’s Personal Information. Information collected from entrants is subject to Station’s Privacy
devices, and materials gathered during the course of entry, as well as all information contained therein,
shall become the sole property of Station to be used, disposed of or destroyed in its sole discretion. Station
is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information entered by website users, and assumes no
responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission,
communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to Station’s website.
14. Contest Results. A winners list may be obtained within thirty (30) days after the Contest Period expires
by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to the address identified below.
CONTEST SPONSOR: Cumulus Radio LLC, WQQK, 10 Music Circle East, Nashville, TN 37203, and Landau
Carriage · 43 W 29th St Fl 3 · New York, NY 10001-4242.
92Q NASHVILLE’S “DUTCH $25 AMERICAN EXPRESS GIFT CARD” CONTEST