McDonald's @McDonalds Despicable Me 2 Twitter Contest

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  

1.     ELIGIBILITY:  McDonald's @McDonalds Despicable Me 2 Twitter Contest (the "Contest”), brought to you by McDonald's USA, LLC (the "Sponsor”), and is governed by these Official Rules. To enter, you (“you” or “Participant”) must be 18 years of age or older, a resident of the United States of America, and a member of Twitter at the start of the Contest Entry Period. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor. Void where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements, in any manner it deems appropriate.    

2.     THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins 8:30am CST on Friday, July 26, 2013 and concludes 5:30pm CST on Friday, July 26, 2013 ("Contest Entry Period").  

3.     TO ENTER: During the Contest Entry Period, @McDonalds will tweet the following: "1st 10 to share their goofiest Minion joke to get the world laughing may win a full set of #DespicableMe2 #HappyMeal toys!" The first ten (10) people to respond will win a Despicable Me 2 Happy Meal Toy Set. There will be ten (10) Despicable Me 2 Happy Meal Toy Sets available during the contest. Please see @McDonalds for the current requirements. Winners will be announced on the @McDonalds page and sent a Direct Message within 48 hours of the Contest Entry Period. 

4. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS. By submitting an Entry in the Contest, you hereby warrant and represent that your entry conforms to the requirements set forth herein. Entries must be in English.  

Entries must meet the following requirements: Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group; Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies; Entry cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses; Entry cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media or musical "samples") without permission; Entry cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, other than entrant, without permission; Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and Entry cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.  

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them to the Website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit. Submission of an Entry grants Sponsor and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the Entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

ENTRIES ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. 

5.     PRIZE DETAILS/ODDS: Grand Prize: (1) Despicable Me 2 Happy Meal Toy Set; ARV: $15.99. Winner must submit contact information and mailing address via Direct Message within 1 week of being notified to receive prize as specified by Sponsor and on dates designated by Sponsor, or prize will be forfeited. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred, or substituted except by Sponsor who may, at its sole discretion, substitute any prize with one of comparable value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable for any reason.  Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

6.     CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Participants agree (a) to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor which are final and binding, (b) that Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, are released and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or Contest-related activities and (c) except where legally prohibited, winner grants (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission to Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements and the Entry for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. 

7.     GENERAL PROVISIONS: Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for not receiving entries, no matter what the reason even if known in advance, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with any aspect of the Contest, as solely determined by the Sponsor, or who attempt to participate with multiple email addresses or under multiple identities will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries and disqualify any entrant using such methods. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, technical failures or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. In case of dispute, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with these Official Rules. 

8.     ARBITRATION: By participating in this Contest, each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Sponsor or its affiliates arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Game, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”); (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Contest; (5) the arbitrator shall apply Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law; (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator. In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA Website athttp://www.adr.org, or contact AAA AT 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019; OR BY EMAIL AT websitemail@adr.org.

9.     WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the winners, write your name and address on a 3”x5” card along with the date of the specific contest, and mail in first-class, stamped envelope to: McDonald's @McDonalds Despicable Me 2 Twitter Contest Winners List, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Dept. 015, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  10. SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald's Dr., Oak Brook, IL 60523. Do not send correspondence to this address.

McDonald's @McDonlads Core Platforms Twitter Contest

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  

1.     ELIGIBILITY: McDonald's @McDonlads Core Platforms Twitter Contest (the "Contest”), brought to you by McDonald's USA, LLC (the "Sponsor”), and is governed by these Official Rules. To enter, you (“you” or “Participant”) must be 18 years of age or older, a resident of the United States of America, and a member of Twitter at the start of the Contest Entry Period. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor. Void where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements, in any manner it deems appropriate.    

2.     THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins 8:30am CST on Monday, August 26, 2013 and concludes 4:30pm CST on Monday, August 26, 2013 ("Contest Entry Period").  

3.     TO ENTER: During the Contest Entry Period, @McDonalds will tweet the following: "Want to win all four NEW menu items? First 5 to tweet their favorite McD staples may win." The first five (5) people to respond will win a Quarter Pounder “Be Our Guest” coupon, an Egg White Delight McMuffin “Be Our Guest” coupon, a Premium McWrap “Be Our Guest” coupon, and a Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie “Be Our Guest” coupon. There will be five (5) Quarter Pounder “Be Our Guest” coupons, Egg White Delight McMuffin “Be Our Guest” coupons, Premium McWrap “Be Our Guest” coupons, and Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie “Be Our Guest” coupons available during the contest. Please see @McDonalds for the current requirements. Winners will be announced on the @McDonalds page and sent a Direct Message within 48 hours of the Contest Entry Period. 

4. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS. By submitting an Entry in the Contest, you hereby warrant and represent that your entry conforms to the requirements set forth herein. Entries must be in English.  

Entries must meet the following requirements: Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group; Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies; Entry cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses; Entry cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media or musical "samples") without permission; Entry cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, other than entrant, without permission; Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and Entry cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.  

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them to the Website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit. Submission of an Entry grants Sponsor and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the Entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

ENTRIES ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. 

5.     PRIZE DETAILS/ODDS: Grand Prize: (1) Quarter Pounder “Be Our Guest” coupon, Egg White Delight McMuffin “Be Our Guest” coupon, Premium McWrap “Be Our Guest” coupon, and Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie “Be Our Guest” coupon; ARV: 15.00. Winner must submit contact information and mailing address via Direct Message within 1 week of being notified to receive prize as specified by Sponsor and on dates designated by Sponsor, or prize will be forfeited. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred, or substituted except by Sponsor who may, at its sole discretion, substitute any prize with one of comparable value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable for any reason.  Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

6.     CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Participants agree (a) to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor which are final and binding, (b) that Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, are released and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or Contest-related activities and (c) except where legally prohibited, winner grants (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission to Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements and the Entry for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. 

7.     GENERAL PROVISIONS: Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for not receiving entries, no matter what the reason even if known in advance, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with any aspect of the Contest, as solely determined by the Sponsor, or who attempt to participate with multiple email addresses or under multiple identities will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries and disqualify any entrant using such methods. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, technical failures or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. In case of dispute, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with these Official Rules. 

8.     ARBITRATION: By participating in this Contest, each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Sponsor or its affiliates arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Game, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”); (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Contest; (5) the arbitrator shall apply Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law; (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator. In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA Website athttp://www.adr.org, or contact AAA AT 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019; OR BY EMAIL AT websitemail@adr.org.

9.     WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the winners, write your name and address on a 3”x5” card along with the date of the specific contest, and mail in first-class, stamped envelope to: McDonald's @McDonlads Quarter Pounder Twitter On Winners List, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Dept. 015, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  10. SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald's Dr., Oak Brook, IL 60523. Do not send correspondence to this address.

McDonald’s @McDonalds Mr. Monopoly Twitter Contest

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  

1.     ELIGIBILITY: McDonald’s @McDonalds Mr. Monopoly Twitter Contest (the "Contest”), brought to you by McDonald's USA, LLC (the "Sponsor”), and is governed by these Official Rules. To enter, you (“you” or “Participant”) must be 18 years of age or older, a resident of the United States of America, and a member of Twitter at the start of the Contest Entry Period. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor. Void where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements, in any manner it deems appropriate.    

2.     THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins 8:30am CST on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 and concludes 5:30pm CST on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 ("Contest Entry Period").  

3.     TO ENTER: During the Contest Entry Period, @McDonalds will tweet the following: "We're still looking for the rumored #MillionDollarBigMac. Where do you think it is? 1st 10 to tweet w #McDMonopoly may win." - Mr.Monopoly" The first ten (10) people to respond with the #McDMonopoly hashtag will win a Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupon. There will be ten (10) Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupons available during the contest. Please see @McDonalds for the current requirements. Winners will be announced on the @McDonalds page and sent a Direct Message within 48 hours of the Contest Entry Period. 

4. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS. By submitting an Entry in the Contest, you hereby warrant and represent that your entry conforms to the requirements set forth herein. Entries must be in English.  

Entries must meet the following requirements: Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group; Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies; Entry cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses; Entry cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media or musical "samples") without permission; Entry cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, other than entrant, without permission; Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and Entry cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.  

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them to the Website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit. Submission of an Entry grants Sponsor and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the Entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

ENTRIES ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. 

5.     PRIZE DETAILS/ODDS: Grand Prize: (1) Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupon; ARV: $2.99. Winner must submit contact information and mailing address via Direct Message within 1 week of being notified to receive prize as specified by Sponsor and on dates designated by Sponsor, or prize will be forfeited. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred, or substituted except by Sponsor who may, at its sole discretion, substitute any prize with one of comparable value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable for any reason.  Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

6.     CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Participants agree (a) to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor which are final and binding, (b) that Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, are released and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or Contest-related activities and (c) except where legally prohibited, winner grants (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission to Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements and the Entry for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. 

7.     GENERAL PROVISIONS: Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for not receiving entries, no matter what the reason even if known in advance, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with any aspect of the Contest, as solely determined by the Sponsor, or who attempt to participate with multiple email addresses or under multiple identities will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries and disqualify any entrant using such methods. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, technical failures or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. In case of dispute, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with these Official Rules. 

8.     ARBITRATION: By participating in this Contest, each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Sponsor or its affiliates arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Game, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”); (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Contest; (5) the arbitrator shall apply Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law; (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator. In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA Website athttp://www.adr.org, or contact AAA AT 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019; OR BY EMAIL AT websitemail@adr.org.

9.     WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the winners, write your name and address on a 3”x5” card along with the date of the specific contest, and mail in first-class, stamped envelope to: McDonald's @McDonalds Monopoly FunTwitter Winners List, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Dept. 015, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  10. SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald's Dr., Oak Brook, IL 60523. Do not send correspondence to this address.

McDonald's @McCafe #WonderPuzzle Twitter Contest

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  

1.     ELIGIBILITY: McDonald’s @McCafe #WonderPuzzle Twitter Contest (the "Contest”), brought to you by McDonald's USA, LLC (the "Sponsor”), and is governed by these Official Rules. To enter, you (“you” or “Participant”) must be 18 years of age or older, a resident of the United States of America, and a member of Twitter at the start of the Contest Entry Period. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor. Void where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements, in any manner it deems appropriate.    

2.     THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins 8:30am CST on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 and concludes 5:00pm CST on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 ("Contest Entry Period").  

3.     TO ENTER: During the Contest Entry Period, @McCafe will tweet several call-to-actions with an image asking fans to guess the image location with the Twitter hashtag #WonderPuzzle. For example, the end image may be the Grand Canyons. Throughout the day, the image will slowly be revealed or "unlocked" to fans, going from blank to fully developed. Fans do not have to guess the exact location to be entered to win. They must include the #WonderPuzzle hashtag to be considered. At 5:00pm CT each day, McDonald's @McCafe will use Radian6 to randomly choose one fan who has used the #WonderPuzzle hashtag during the day to win one (1) McDonald's prize. There will be ten (10) runner up winners as well who will win one (1) Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie "Be Our Guest" coupon. There are one (1) McDonald's cooler and ten (10) Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie "Be Our Guest" coupons available during the contest. Please see @McCafe for the current requirements. Winners will be announced on the @McCafe page and sent a Direct Message within 48 hours of the Contest Entry Period. 

4. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS. By submitting an Entry in the Contest, you hereby warrant and represent that your entry conforms to the requirements set forth herein. Entries must be in English.  

Entries must meet the following requirements: Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group; Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies; Entry cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses; Entry cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media or musical "samples") without permission; Entry cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, other than entrant, without permission; Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and Entry cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.  

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them to the Website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit. Submission of an Entry grants Sponsor and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the Entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

ENTRIES ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. 

5.     PRIZE DETAILS/ODDS: Grand Prize: (1) McDonald's surprise prize; ARV: $30.00. Runner Up Prize: (1) McCafe Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie "Be Our Guest" coupon; ARV: $2.69. Winner must submit contact information and mailing address via Direct Message within 1 week of being notified to receive prize as specified by Sponsor and on dates designated by Sponsor, or prize will be forfeited. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred, or substituted except by Sponsor who may, at its sole discretion, substitute any prize with one of comparable value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable for any reason.  Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

6.     CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Participants agree (a) to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor which are final and binding, (b) that Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, are released and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or Contest-related activities and (c) except where legally prohibited, winner grants (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission to Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements and the Entry for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. 

7.     GENERAL PROVISIONS: Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for not receiving entries, no matter what the reason even if known in advance, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with any aspect of the Contest, as solely determined by the Sponsor, or who attempt to participate with multiple email addresses or under multiple identities will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries and disqualify any entrant using such methods. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, technical failures or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. In case of dispute, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with these Official Rules. 

8.     ARBITRATION: By participating in this Contest, each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Sponsor or its affiliates arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Game, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”); (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Contest; (5) the arbitrator shall apply Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law; (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator. In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA Website athttp://www.adr.org, or contact AAA AT 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019; OR BY EMAIL AT websitemail@adr.org.

9.     WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the winners, write your name and address on a 3”x5” card along with the date of the specific contest, and mail in first-class, stamped envelope to: McDonald's @McCafe #WonderPuzzle Twitter Winners List, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Dept. 015, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  10. SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald's Dr., Oak Brook, IL 60523. Do not send correspondence to this address.

McDonald’s @McDonalds Monopoly Fun Twitter Contest

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  

1.     ELIGIBILITY: McDonald’s @McDonalds Monopoly Fun Twitter Contest (the "Contest”), brought to you by McDonald's USA, LLC (the "Sponsor”), and is governed by these Official Rules. To enter, you (“you” or “Participant”) must be 18 years of age or older, a resident of the United States of America, and a member of Twitter at the start of the Contest Entry Period. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor. Void where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements, in any manner it deems appropriate.    

2.     THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins 8:30am CST on Monday, July 22, 2013 and concludes 5:30pm CST on Monday, July 22, 2013 ("Contest Entry Period").  

3.     TO ENTER: During the Contest Entry Period, @McDonalds will tweet the following: "Have you visited any of the locations on our #McDMonopoly board in real life? 1st 10 to tell us where may win!" The first ten (10) people to respond will win a Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupon. There will be ten (10) Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupons available during the contest. Please see @McDonalds for the current requirements. Winners will be announced on the @McDonalds page and sent a Direct Message within 48 hours of the Contest Entry Period. 

4. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS. By submitting an Entry in the Contest, you hereby warrant and represent that your entry conforms to the requirements set forth herein. Entries must be in English.  

Entries must meet the following requirements: Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group; Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies; Entry cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses; Entry cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media or musical "samples") without permission; Entry cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, other than entrant, without permission; Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and Entry cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.  

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them to the Website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit. Submission of an Entry grants Sponsor and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the Entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

ENTRIES ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. 

5.     PRIZE DETAILS/ODDS: Grand Prize: (1) Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupon; ARV: $2.99. Winner must submit contact information and mailing address via Direct Message within 1 week of being notified to receive prize as specified by Sponsor and on dates designated by Sponsor, or prize will be forfeited. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred, or substituted except by Sponsor who may, at its sole discretion, substitute any prize with one of comparable value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable for any reason.  Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

6.     CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Participants agree (a) to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor which are final and binding, (b) that Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, are released and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or Contest-related activities and (c) except where legally prohibited, winner grants (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission to Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements and the Entry for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. 

7.     GENERAL PROVISIONS: Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for not receiving entries, no matter what the reason even if known in advance, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with any aspect of the Contest, as solely determined by the Sponsor, or who attempt to participate with multiple email addresses or under multiple identities will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries and disqualify any entrant using such methods. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, technical failures or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. In case of dispute, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with these Official Rules. 

8.     ARBITRATION: By participating in this Contest, each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Sponsor or its affiliates arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Game, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”); (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Contest; (5) the arbitrator shall apply Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law; (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator. In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA Website athttp://www.adr.org, or contact AAA AT 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019; OR BY EMAIL AT websitemail@adr.org.

9.     WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the winners, write your name and address on a 3”x5” card along with the date of the specific contest, and mail in first-class, stamped envelope to: McDonald's @McDonalds Monopoly FunTwitter Winners List, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Dept. 015, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  10. SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald's Dr., Oak Brook, IL 60523. Do not send correspondence to this address.

McDonald’s @McDonalds #McDMonopoly Branded Hauler Twitter Contest

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  

1.     ELIGIBILITY: McDonald’s @McDonalds #McDMonopoly Branded Hauler Twitter Contest (the "Contest”), brought to you by McDonald's USA, LLC (the "Sponsor”), and is governed by these Official Rules. To enter, you (“you” or “Participant”) must be 18 years of age or older, a resident of the United States of America, and a member of Twitter at the start of the Contest Entry Period. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor. Void where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements, in any manner it deems appropriate.    

2.     THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins 8:30am CST on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 and concludes 5:30pm CST on Sunday, August 11, 2013 ("Contest Entry Period").  

3.     TO ENTER: During the Contest Entry Period, @McDonalds will tweet several call-to-actions to fans asking them to tweet an image of the #McDMonopoly Branded Hauler. Throughout the Contest Entry Period, ten (10) people who tweet an image of the #McDMonopoly Branded Hauler on the road with "#McDMonopoly Hauler" will be randomly selected to win a Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupon and a 6-piece Chicken McNuggets “Be Our Guest” coupon. There will be ten (10) Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupons and ten (10) 6-piece Chicken McNuggets “Be Our Guest” coupons available during the contest. Please see @McDonalds for the current requirements. Winners will be announced on the @McDonalds page and sent a Direct Message within 48 hours of the Contest Entry Period. 

4. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS. By submitting an Entry in the Contest, you hereby warrant and represent that your entry conforms to the requirements set forth herein. Entries must be in English.  

Entries must meet the following requirements: Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group; Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies; Entry cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses; Entry cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media or musical "samples") without permission; Entry cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, other than entrant, without permission; Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and Entry cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.  

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them to the Website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit. Submission of an Entry grants Sponsor and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the Entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

ENTRIES ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. 

5.     PRIZE DETAILS/ODDS: Grand Prize: (1) Large French Fry “Be Our Guest” coupon and (1) 6-piece Chicken McNuggets “Be Our Guest” coupon; ARV: $6.99. Winner must submit contact information and mailing address via Direct Message within 1 week of being notified to receive prize as specified by Sponsor and on dates designated by Sponsor, or prize will be forfeited. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred, or substituted except by Sponsor who may, at its sole discretion, substitute any prize with one of comparable value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable for any reason.  Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

6.     CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Participants agree (a) to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor which are final and binding, (b) that Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, are released and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or Contest-related activities and (c) except where legally prohibited, winner grants (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission to Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements and the Entry for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. 

7.     GENERAL PROVISIONS: Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for not receiving entries, no matter what the reason even if known in advance, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with any aspect of the Contest, as solely determined by the Sponsor, or who attempt to participate with multiple email addresses or under multiple identities will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries and disqualify any entrant using such methods. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, technical failures or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. In case of dispute, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with these Official Rules. 

8.     ARBITRATION: By participating in this Contest, each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Sponsor or its affiliates arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Game, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”); (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Contest; (5) the arbitrator shall apply Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law; (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator. In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA Website athttp://www.adr.org, or contact AAA AT 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019; OR BY EMAIL AT websitemail@adr.org.

9.     WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the winners, write your name and address on a 3”x5” card along with the date of the specific contest, and mail in first-class, stamped envelope to: McDonald's @McDonalds #McDMonopoly Hauler Twitter Winners List, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Dept. 015, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  10. SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald's Dr., Oak Brook, IL 60523. Do not send correspondence to this address.

McDonald's @McCafe #WonderPuzzle Twitter Contest

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  

1.     ELIGIBILITY: McDonald’s @McCafe #WonderPuzzle Twitter Contest (the "Contest”), brought to you by McDonald's USA, LLC (the "Sponsor”), and is governed by these Official Rules. To enter, you (“you” or “Participant”) must be 18 years of age or older, a resident of the United States of America, and a member of Twitter at the start of the Contest Entry Period. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor. Void where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements, in any manner it deems appropriate.    

2.     THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins 8:30am CST on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 and concludes 5:00pm CST on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 ("Contest Entry Period").  

3.     TO ENTER: During the Contest Entry Period, @McCafe will tweet several call-to-actions with an image asking fans to guess the image location with the Twitter hashtag #WonderPuzzle. For example, the end image may be the Grand Canyons. Throughout the day, the image will slowly be revealed or "unlocked" to fans, going from blank to fully developed. Fans do not have to guess the exact location to be entered to win. They must include the #WonderPuzzle hashtag to be considered. At 5:00pm CT each day, McDonald's @McCafe will use Radian6 to randomly choose one fan who has used the #WonderPuzzle hashtag during the day to win one (1) McDonald's prize. There will be ten (10) runner up winners as well who will win one (1) Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie "Be Our Guest" coupon. There are one (1) McDonald's cooler and ten (10) Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie "Be Our Guest" coupons available during the contest. Please see @McCafe for the current requirements. Winners will be announced on the @McCafe page and sent a Direct Message within 48 hours of the Contest Entry Period. 

4. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS. By submitting an Entry in the Contest, you hereby warrant and represent that your entry conforms to the requirements set forth herein. Entries must be in English.  

Entries must meet the following requirements: Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group; Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies; Entry cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses; Entry cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media or musical "samples") without permission; Entry cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, other than entrant, without permission; Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and Entry cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.  

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them to the Website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit. Submission of an Entry grants Sponsor and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the Entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

ENTRIES ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. 

5.     PRIZE DETAILS/ODDS: Grand Prize: (1) McDonald's surprise prize; ARV: $30.00. Runner Up Prize: (1) McCafe Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie "Be Our Guest" coupon; ARV: $2.69. Winner must submit contact information and mailing address via Direct Message within 1 week of being notified to receive prize as specified by Sponsor and on dates designated by Sponsor, or prize will be forfeited. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred, or substituted except by Sponsor who may, at its sole discretion, substitute any prize with one of comparable value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable for any reason.  Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

6.     CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Participants agree (a) to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor which are final and binding, (b) that Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, are released and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or Contest-related activities and (c) except where legally prohibited, winner grants (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission to Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements and the Entry for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. 

7.     GENERAL PROVISIONS: Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for not receiving entries, no matter what the reason even if known in advance, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with any aspect of the Contest, as solely determined by the Sponsor, or who attempt to participate with multiple email addresses or under multiple identities will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries and disqualify any entrant using such methods. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, technical failures or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. In case of dispute, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with these Official Rules. 

8.     ARBITRATION: By participating in this Contest, each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Sponsor or its affiliates arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Game, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”); (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Contest; (5) the arbitrator shall apply Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law; (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator. In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA Website athttp://www.adr.org, or contact AAA AT 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019; OR BY EMAIL AT websitemail@adr.org.

9.     WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the winners, write your name and address on a 3”x5” card along with the date of the specific contest, and mail in first-class, stamped envelope to: McDonald's @McCafe #WonderPuzzle Twitter Winners List, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Dept. 015, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  10. SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald's Dr., Oak Brook, IL 60523. Do not send correspondence to this address.

Premium Monopoly® at McDonald’s® Scavenger Hunt Full Official Rules


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN A PRIZE.

BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SCAVENGER HUNT/SWEEPSTAKES (DEFINED BELOW) YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITIES TO THE SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW) FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES, AS MORE FULLY DETAILED BELOW, YOU AGREE THAT ALL DISPUTES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SCAVENGER HUNT/SWEEPSTAKES WILL BE DECIDED BY BINDING ARBITRATION (SEE RULE 8E).

 

 

1. SCAVENGER HUNT DESCRIPTION: Premium Monopoly® at McDonald’s® Scavenger Hunt (the “Scavenger Hunt”) begins on July 16, 2013 at 7:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (“CST”) and ends at midnight (12:00 a.m.)  CST on July 30, 2013 (the "Scavenger Hunt Period"). The Scavenger Hunt will take place in the Northeastern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan (hereafter “NEWUP”) Market. During the Scavenger Hunt Period, McDonald’s USA LLC (the “Sponsor”) will post 10 photos on Twitter featuring the Monopoly Uncle Pennybags Cutout, (hereafter “Uncle Pennybags”) each at a different location within the NEWUP market. The Sponsor will post/share clues on Twitter to help participants (each a “Participant”) identify the location of each of the ten (10) Uncle Pennybags. The first consumer to identify the location of an Uncle Pennybags will receive a prize (see Rule 4 below). By participating, each Participant will be entered for the chance to win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card. Each Participant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

 

2. SCAVENGER HUNT ELIGIBILITY: The Scavenger Hunt is open only to residents of the NEWUP Market area during the Scavenger Hunt Period and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and a Twitter user at the time of participation. Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to participate or win prizes in the Scavenger Hunt: (a) any person who on or after April 1, 2013 was or is a McDonald's restaurant franchise owner or employee or a director, officer, employee, agent, or independent contractor of: Sponsor; any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliated companies or service agencies; and any entities retained by Sponsor for the administration of the Scavenger Hunt; (b) individuals who are engaged in the development, production or distribution of Scavenger Hunt materials or the prize supplier for the Scavenger Hunt; and (c) persons who are immediate family members (defined as spouse, IRS dependent, or biological, foster, adoptive or step- mother, father, sister, brother, daughter or son, and each of their respective spouses) of, or who reside in the same household as, any person in any of the preceding categories.

 

3. HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Throughout the Scavenger Hunt Period, the Sponsor will post ten (10) photos of Uncle Pennybags , each in a different location, within the Northeastern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan  area. Sponsor will then tweet clues on local NEWUP Twitter handle page (@McD_NEWUP) to help Participants find the locations. To participate, Participants use the clues to determine the location of an Uncle Pennybags, and then the Participant must post their answer to the NEWUP McDonald’s Twitter handle, @McD_NEWUP with the hashtag #Monopoly. Participants do not need to travel to or visit the location(s), and  need only  identify and post the location in a Tweet @McD_NEWUP with the hashtag #Monopoly.   The first Participant to correctly identify a location will win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card.  All Participants will also be entered into a random drawing that will take place on August 11, 2013. following the end of the Scavenger Hunt for the chance to win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card.  

 

 

4. PRIZE DETAILS /APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)    (NUMBER): Ten Location Prizes: The first eligible Participant to correctly respond with the location of a Monopoly Uncle Pennybags Cutout will receive a $20 McDonald’s Arch Card, (ARV: $20).  One Drawing Prize: All eligible Participants will be entered into one (1) random drawing for the chance to win a $20 McDonald’s Arch Card (ARV: $20).   The odds of winning any prize will be determined by a Participant’s skill in identifying an Uncle Pennybags location; the odds of winning the drawing prize the number of eligible Participants.   

 

 5. WINNER CONFIRMATION:  the ten (10) location winners and the random drawing winner will be announced on the local NEWUP Twitter handle (@McD_NEWUP) by midnight August 12, 2013. Winners must provide their contact information via Direct Message to Sponsor within one week of selection and announcement or be disqualified and the prize will be awarded to an alternate selected winner.     Prizes will be shipped to the winner within 2-4 weeks of winner confirmation.

 

 

 6. GENERAL CONDITIONS: By entering the Scavenger Hunt, each Participant agrees to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the independent judging organization, as applicable. All such decisions shall be final, binding and non-appealable. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. No prize substitutions or cash redemptions except as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute any prize or portion thereof of equal or greater value if any prize or portion thereof is unavailable for any reason. Details of prizes or portions thereof not specified herein, if any, will be determined at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Prizewinner shall be responsible for all federal, state and/or local income taxes incurred in association with acceptance of the prize. By participating in the Scavenger Hunt, each participant agrees that the Sponsor and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, Scavenger Hunt and advertising agencies and official judges (the “Scavenger Hunt Entities”) shall not be responsible or liable for any losses, damages or injuries of any kind, including but not limited to those related to defamation, portrayal in a false light or privacy rights, resulting from or in connection with participation in the Scavenger Hunt or from acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of a prize; and except where legally prohibited, winners grant Sponsor and/or its designees the right to use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. This Scavenger Hunt is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

7. TECHNOLOGY CONDITIONS: The Scavenger Hunt Entities assume no responsibility for any damage to a Participant's computer or telephone system that is directly or indirectly caused by participating in the Scavenger Hunt, or for any computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, dropped or delayed computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature. Except as otherwise provided in these Official Rules, information collected in connection with the Scavenger Hunt will be used by Sponsor in accordance with its online privacy policy, located at http://www.mcdonalds.com/privacy.html.

 

 

      8.   MISCELLANEOUS:

A.    DISQUALIFICATION: It is the Participant's responsibility to ensure compliance in all respects with these Official Rules.  Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the prize claim processes or the operation of the Scavenger Hunt; acts in violation of these Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Scavenger Hunt, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

 

B.    FORCE MAJEURE: Sponsor reserves the right, without prior notice and at any time, to terminate the Scavenger Hunt, in whole or in part, or modify or suspend the Scavenger Hunt in any way, if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Scavenger Hunt is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions have destroyed or severely undermined the integrity and/or feasibility of the Scavenger Hunt. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Scavenger Hunt as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic of health or other means, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal, state or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor's control (each a "Force Majeure" event or occurrence), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Scavenger Hunt. If the Scavenger Hunt is terminated, in whole or in part, before the designated end date, Sponsor reserves the right to select the winners from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received as of the date/time of the event giving rise to the termination. Only the type and quantity of prizes described in these Official Rules will be awarded. If more winners than prizes at any level, random drawing from all eligible Entries will be conducted to award advertised number of prizes. Any prizes that are not duly claimed in accordance with these Official Rules will not be awarded.

 

C.    INVALIDITY: These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued in accordance with law by a duly authorized representative of Sponsor. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Scavenger Hunt materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

 

D.    GOVERNING LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of the Participant, or Sponsor in connection with the Scavenger Hunt shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of Wisconsin and Michigan without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state's laws.

 

E.    ARBITRATION DISCLOSURE: By participating in this Scavenger Hunt in the fifty (50) United States and D.C. each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Scavenger Hunt Entities arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Scavenger Hunt, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope, enforceability or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”);  (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Scavenger Hunt; (5) the arbitrator shall apply  Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator.  In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by  AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA  Website at http://www.adr.org or contact AAA at 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019.

 

 

9.  WINNERS LIST: To receive an Official Winners List for the Scavenger Hunt, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: NEWUP Premium Monopoly at McDonald’s Scavenger Hunt Winners List Request, 330 E. Kilbourn Ave. Suite 1000, Milwaukee, WI 53202. The Winners List request must be received by October 15, 2013 and will be fulfilled following the awarding of prizes.

 

 

10.  SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Oak Brook, IL. 60523.

©2013 McDonald’s. All Rights Reserved    

                                                                                                                                                                       

 

Premium Monopoly® at McDonald’s® Scavenger Hunt Full Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN A PRIZE.

BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SCAVENGER HUNT/SWEEPSTAKES (DEFINED BELOW) YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITIES TO THE SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW) FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES, AS MORE FULLY DETAILED BELOW, YOU AGREE THAT ALL DISPUTES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SCAVENGER HUNT/SWEEPSTAKES WILL BE DECIDED BY BINDING ARBITRATION (SEE RULE 8E).

 

 

1. SCAVENGER HUNT DESCRIPTION: Premium Monopoly® at McDonald’s® Scavenger Hunt (the “Scavenger Hunt”) begins on July 16, 2013 at 7:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (“CST”) and ends at midnight (12:00 a.m.)  CST on July 30, 2013 (the "Scavenger Hunt Period"). The Scavenger Hunt will take place in the Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois (hereafter “SWISNIL”) Market. During the Scavenger Hunt Period, McDonald’s USA LLC (the “Sponsor”) will post 10 photos on Twitter featuring the Monopoly Uncle Pennybags Cutout, (hereafter “Uncle Pennybags”) each at a different location within the SWISNIL market. The Sponsor will post/share clues on Twitter to help participants (each a “Participant”) identify the location of each of the ten (10) Uncle Pennybags. The first consumer to identify the location of an Uncle Pennybags will receive a prize (see Rule 4 below). By participating, each Participant will be entered for the chance to win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card. Each Participant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

 

2. SCAVENGER HUNT ELIGIBILITY: The Scavenger Hunt is open only to residents of the SWISNIL Market area during the Scavenger Hunt Period and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and a Twitter user at the time of participation. Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to participate or win prizes in the Scavenger Hunt: (a) any person who on or after April 1, 2013 was or is a McDonald's restaurant franchise owner or employee or a director, officer, employee, agent, or independent contractor of: Sponsor; any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliated companies or service agencies; and any entities retained by Sponsor for the administration of the Scavenger Hunt; (b) individuals who are engaged in the development, production or distribution of Scavenger Hunt materials or the prize supplier for the Scavenger Hunt; and (c) persons who are immediate family members (defined as spouse, IRS dependent, or biological, foster, adoptive or step- mother, father, sister, brother, daughter or son, and each of their respective spouses) of, or who reside in the same household as, any person in any of the preceding categories.

 

3. HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Throughout the Scavenger Hunt Period, the Sponsor will post ten (10) photos of Uncle Pennybags , each in a different location, within the Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois  area. Sponsor will then tweet clues on local SWISNIL Twitter handle page (@McD_Rockford) to help Participants find the locations. To participate, Participants use the clues to determine the location of an Uncle Pennybags, and then the Participant must post their answer to the SWISNIL McDonald’s Twitter handle, @McD_Rockford with the hashtag #Monopoly. Participants do not need to travel to or visit the location(s), and  need only  identify and post the location in a Tweet @McD_Rockford with the hashtag #Monopoly.   The first Participant to correctly identify a location will win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card.  All Participants will also be entered into a random drawing that will take place on August 11, 2013. following the end of the Scavenger Hunt for the chance to win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card.  

 

 

4. PRIZE DETAILS /APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)    (NUMBER): Ten Location Prizes: The first eligible Participant to correctly respond with the location of a Monopoly Uncle Pennybags Cutout will receive a $20 McDonald’s Arch Card, (ARV: $20).  One Drawing Prize: All eligible Participants will be entered into one (1) random drawing for the chance to win a $20 McDonald’s Arch Card (ARV: $20).   The odds of winning any prize will be determined by a Participant’s skill in identifying an Uncle Pennybags location; the odds of winning the drawing prize the number of eligible Participants.   

 

 5. WINNER CONFIRMATION:  the ten (10) location winners and the random drawing winner will be announced on the local SWISNIL Twitter handle (@McD_Rockford) by midnight August 12, 2013. Winners must provide their contact information via Direct Message to Sponsor within one week of selection and announcement or be disqualified and the prize will be awarded to an alternate selected winner.     Prizes will be shipped to the winner within 2-4 weeks of winner confirmation.

 

 

 6. GENERAL CONDITIONS: By entering the Scavenger Hunt, each Participant agrees to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the independent judging organization, as applicable. All such decisions shall be final, binding and non-appealable. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. No prize substitutions or cash redemptions except as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute any prize or portion thereof of equal or greater value if any prize or portion thereof is unavailable for any reason. Details of prizes or portions thereof not specified herein, if any, will be determined at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Prizewinner shall be responsible for all federal, state and/or local income taxes incurred in association with acceptance of the prize. By participating in the Scavenger Hunt, each participant agrees that the Sponsor and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, Scavenger Hunt and advertising agencies and official judges (the “Scavenger Hunt Entities”) shall not be responsible or liable for any losses, damages or injuries of any kind, including but not limited to those related to defamation, portrayal in a false light or privacy rights, resulting from or in connection with participation in the Scavenger Hunt or from acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of a prize; and except where legally prohibited, winners grant Sponsor and/or its designees the right to use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. This Scavenger Hunt is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

7. TECHNOLOGY CONDITIONS: The Scavenger Hunt Entities assume no responsibility for any damage to a Participant's computer or telephone system that is directly or indirectly caused by participating in the Scavenger Hunt, or for any computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, dropped or delayed computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature. Except as otherwise provided in these Official Rules, information collected in connection with the Scavenger Hunt will be used by Sponsor in accordance with its online privacy policy, located at http://www.mcdonalds.com/privacy.html.

 

 

      8.   MISCELLANEOUS:

A.    DISQUALIFICATION: It is the Participant's responsibility to ensure compliance in all respects with these Official Rules.  Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the prize claim processes or the operation of the Scavenger Hunt; acts in violation of these Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Scavenger Hunt, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

 

B.    FORCE MAJEURE: Sponsor reserves the right, without prior notice and at any time, to terminate the Scavenger Hunt, in whole or in part, or modify or suspend the Scavenger Hunt in any way, if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Scavenger Hunt is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions have destroyed or severely undermined the integrity and/or feasibility of the Scavenger Hunt. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Scavenger Hunt as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic of health or other means, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal, state or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor's control (each a "Force Majeure" event or occurrence), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Scavenger Hunt. If the Scavenger Hunt is terminated, in whole or in part, before the designated end date, Sponsor reserves the right to select the winners from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received as of the date/time of the event giving rise to the termination. Only the type and quantity of prizes described in these Official Rules will be awarded. If more winners than prizes at any level, random drawing from all eligible Entries will be conducted to award advertised number of prizes. Any prizes that are not duly claimed in accordance with these Official Rules will not be awarded.

 

C.    INVALIDITY: These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued in accordance with law by a duly authorized representative of Sponsor. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Scavenger Hunt materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

 

D.    GOVERNING LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of the Participant, or Sponsor in connection with the Scavenger Hunt shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of Wisconsin and Michigan without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state's laws.

 

E.    ARBITRATION DISCLOSURE: By participating in this Scavenger Hunt in the fifty (50) United States and D.C. each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Scavenger Hunt Entities arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Scavenger Hunt, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope, enforceability or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”);  (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Scavenger Hunt; (5) the arbitrator shall apply  Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator.  In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by  AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA  Website at http://www.adr.org or contact AAA at 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019.

 

 

9.  WINNERS LIST: To receive an Official Winners List for the Scavenger Hunt, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: SWISNIL Premium Monopoly at McDonald’s Scavenger Hunt Winners List Request, 330 E. Kilbourn Ave. Suite 1000, Milwaukee, WI 53202. The Winners List request must be received by October 15, 2013 and will be fulfilled following the awarding of prizes.

 

 

10.  SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Oak Brook, IL. 60523.

©2013 McDonald’s. All Rights Reserved    

                                                                                                                                                                      

 

Premium Monopoly® at McDonald’s® Scavenger Hunt Full Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN A PRIZE.

BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SCAVENGER HUNT/SWEEPSTAKES (DEFINED BELOW) YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITIES TO THE SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW) FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES, AS MORE FULLY DETAILED BELOW, YOU AGREE THAT ALL DISPUTES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SCAVENGER HUNT/SWEEPSTAKES WILL BE DECIDED BY BINDING ARBITRATION (SEE RULE 8E).

 

1. SCAVENGER HUNT DESCRIPTION: Premium Monopoly® at McDonald’s® Scavenger Hunt (the “Scavenger Hunt”) begins on July 16, 2013 at 7:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (“CST”) and ends at midnight (12:00 a.m.)  CST on July 30, 2013 (the "Scavenger Hunt Period"). The Scavenger Hunt will take place in Central Wisconsin (hereafter “WAUSAU”) Market. During the Scavenger Hunt Period, McDonald’s USA LLC (the “Sponsor”) will post 9 photos on Twitter featuring the Monopoly Uncle Pennybags Cutout, (hereafter “Uncle Pennybags”) each at a different location within the WAUSAU market. The Sponsor will post/share clues on Twitter to help participants (each a “Participant”) identify the location of each of the nine (9) Uncle Pennybags. The first consumer to identify the location of an Uncle Pennybags will receive a prize (see Rule 4 below). By participating, each Participant will be entered for the chance to win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card. Each Participant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

 

2. SCAVENGER HUNT ELIGIBILITY: The Scavenger Hunt is open only to residents of the WAUSAU Market area during the Scavenger Hunt Period and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and a Twitter user at the time of participation. Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to participate or win prizes in the Scavenger Hunt: (a) any person who on or after April 1, 2013 was or is a McDonald's restaurant franchise owner or employee or a director, officer, employee, agent, or independent contractor of: Sponsor; any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliated companies or service agencies; and any entities retained by Sponsor for the administration of the Scavenger Hunt; (b) individuals who are engaged in the development, production or distribution of Scavenger Hunt materials or the prize supplier for the Scavenger Hunt; and (c) persons who are immediate family members (defined as spouse, IRS dependent, or biological, foster, adoptive or step- mother, father, sister, brother, daughter or son, and each of their respective spouses) of, or who reside in the same household as, any person in any of the preceding categories.

 

3. HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Throughout the Scavenger Hunt Period, the Sponsor will post nine (9) photos of Uncle Pennybags, each in a different location, within the Central Wisconsin area. Sponsor will then tweet clues on local WAUSAU Twitter handle page (@McD_CentralWI) to help Participants find the locations. To participate, Participants use the clues to determine the location of an Uncle Pennybags, and then the Participant must post their answer to the WAUSAU McDonald’s Twitter handle, @McD_CentralWI with the hashtag #Monopoly. Participants do not need to travel to or visit the location(s), and need only identify and post the location in a Tweet @McD_CentralWI with the hashtag #Monopoly.   The first Participant to correctly identify a location will win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card.  All Participants will also be entered into a random drawing that will take place on August 11, 2013. following the end of the Scavenger Hunt for the chance to win a $50 McDonald’s Arch Card.  

 

 

4. PRIZE DETAILS /APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)    (NUMBER): Nine Location Prizes: The first eligible Participant to correctly respond with the location of a Monopoly Uncle Pennybags Cutout will receive a $20 McDonald’s Arch Card, (ARV: $20).  One Drawing Prize: All eligible Participants will be entered into one (1) random drawing for the chance to win a $20 McDonald’s Arch Card (ARV: $20).   The odds of winning any prize will be determined by a Participant’s skill in identifying an Uncle Pennybags location; the odds of winning the drawing prize the number of eligible Participants.   

 

 5. WINNER CONFIRMATION:  the nine (9) location winners and the random drawing winner will be announced on the local WAUSAU Twitter handle (@McD_CentralWI) by midnight August 12, 2013. Winners must provide their contact information via Direct Message to Sponsor within one week of selection and announcement or be disqualified and the prize will be awarded to an alternate selected winner.     Prizes will be shipped to the winner within 2-4 weeks of winner confirmation.

 

 

 6. GENERAL CONDITIONS: By entering the Scavenger Hunt, each Participant agrees to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the independent judging organization, as applicable. All such decisions shall be final, binding and non-appealable. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. No prize substitutions or cash redemptions except as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute any prize or portion thereof of equal or greater value if any prize or portion thereof is unavailable for any reason. Details of prizes or portions thereof not specified herein, if any, will be determined at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Prizewinner shall be responsible for all federal, state and/or local income taxes incurred in association with acceptance of the prize. By participating in the Scavenger Hunt, each participant agrees that the Sponsor and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, Scavenger Hunt and advertising agencies and official judges (the “Scavenger Hunt Entities”) shall not be responsible or liable for any losses, damages or injuries of any kind, including but not limited to those related to defamation, portrayal in a false light or privacy rights, resulting from or in connection with participation in the Scavenger Hunt or from acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of a prize; and except where legally prohibited, winners grant Sponsor and/or its designees the right to use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval. This Scavenger Hunt is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

7. TECHNOLOGY CONDITIONS: The Scavenger Hunt Entities assume no responsibility for any damage to a Participant's computer or telephone system that is directly or indirectly caused by participating in the Scavenger Hunt, or for any computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, dropped or delayed computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature. Except as otherwise provided in these Official Rules, information collected in connection with the Scavenger Hunt will be used by Sponsor in accordance with its online privacy policy, located at http://www.mcdonalds.com/privacy.html.

 

 

      8.   MISCELLANEOUS:

A.    DISQUALIFICATION: It is the Participant's responsibility to ensure compliance in all respects with these Official Rules.  Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the prize claim processes or the operation of the Scavenger Hunt; acts in violation of these Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Scavenger Hunt, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

 

B.    FORCE MAJEURE: Sponsor reserves the right, without prior notice and at any time, to terminate the Scavenger Hunt, in whole or in part, or modify or suspend the Scavenger Hunt in any way, if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Scavenger Hunt is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions have destroyed or severely undermined the integrity and/or feasibility of the Scavenger Hunt. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Scavenger Hunt as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic of health or other means, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal, state or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor's control (each a "Force Majeure" event or occurrence), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Scavenger Hunt. If the Scavenger Hunt is terminated, in whole or in part, before the designated end date, Sponsor reserves the right to select the winners from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received as of the date/time of the event giving rise to the termination. Only the type and quantity of prizes described in these Official Rules will be awarded. If more winners than prizes at any level, random drawing from all eligible Entries will be conducted to award advertised number of prizes. Any prizes that are not duly claimed in accordance with these Official Rules will not be awarded.

 

C.    INVALIDITY: These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued in accordance with law by a duly authorized representative of Sponsor. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Scavenger Hunt materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

 

D.    GOVERNING LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of the Participant, or Sponsor in connection with the Scavenger Hunt shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of Wisconsin and Michigan without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state's laws.

 

E.    ARBITRATION DISCLOSURE: By participating in this Scavenger Hunt in the fifty (50) United States and D.C. each Participant agrees that: (1) any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) Participant may have against the Scavenger Hunt Entities arising out of, relating to, or connected in any way with the Scavenger Hunt, the awarding or redemption of prizes, or the determination of the scope, enforceability or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the applicable Rules and Procedures established by AAA (“Rules and Procedures”);  (2) this arbitration agreement is made pursuant to a transaction involving interstate commerce, and shall be governed by the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16; (3) the arbitration shall be held at a location determined by AAA pursuant to the Rules and Procedures (provided such location is reasonably convenient for Participant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the Participant and Sponsor; (4) the arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable Participant may have entered into in connection with the Scavenger Hunt; (5) the arbitrator shall apply  Illinois law consistent with the FAA and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claims of privilege recognized at law; (6) there shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis, arbitration can decide only the Participant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims; the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated; (7) the Participant and Sponsor shall be entitled to recover punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages only to the extent permitted by law (8) in the event that the administrative fees and deposits that must be paid to initiate arbitration against Sponsor exceed $125 USD for claims less than $10,000 or $375 for claims greater than $10,000 but less than $75,000, and the Participant is unable (or not required under the applicable Rules and Procedures) to pay any fees and deposits that exceed this amount, Sponsor agrees to pay them and/or forward them on the Participant’s behalf, subject to ultimate allocation by the arbitrator.  In addition, if the Participant is able to demonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared to the costs of litigation, Sponsor will pay as much of the Participant’s filing and hearing fees in connection with the arbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration from being cost-prohibitive; and (9) with the exception of subpart (6) above, if any part of this arbitration provision is deemed to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, or otherwise conflicts with the Rules and Procedures established by  AAA, then the balance of this arbitration provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision were not contained herein. If, however, subpart (6) is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this Arbitration Provision shall be null and void, and neither Sponsor nor Participant shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. For more information on AAA and/or AAA Rules and Procedures, Participants may visit the AAA  Website at http://www.adr.org or contact AAA at 1633 Broadway, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10019.

 

 

9.  WINNERS LIST: To receive an Official Winners List for the Scavenger Hunt, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: WAUSAU Premium Monopoly at McDonald’s Scavenger Hunt Winners List Request, 330 E. Kilbourn Ave. Suite 1000, Milwaukee, WI 53202. The Winners List request must be received by October 15, 2013 and will be fulfilled following the awarding of prizes.

 

 

10.  SPONSOR: McDonald’s USA, LLC, 2111 McDonald’s Drive, Oak Brook, IL. 60523.

©2013 McDonald’s. All Rights Reserved