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No purchase necessary to enter or win. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 U.S., D.C., and Canada, 18 years of age or older (or for Canadian residents, the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence), as of the date of entry, who are employees of an authorized U.S. or Canadian retailer of Bridgestone tires. In addition, for employee to be eligible, his/her employer must be an authorized dealer of Bridgestone tires in the United States or Canada in good standing under its dealer agreement with Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC or Bridgestone Canada Inc., as applicable, and employer must have an active six digit number as per its dealer agreement (such determinations being made by Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC or Bridgestone Canada Inc., as applicable, in its sole discretion). The Bridgestone Conquer the Cold Retailer Sweepstakes is sponsored by Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC and Bridgestone Canada Inc.and is separate and apart from the Bridgestone Conquer The Cold Promotion and the Bridgestone Conquer The Cold Sweepstakes. For Official Rules, visit www.ConquerTheColdSweeps.com or www.ConquerTheColdSweeps.ca. Starts 12:00 a.m. ET October 15, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on November 30, 2013. In Canada, skill testing question required.

  1. Sweepstakes Period: The Bridgestone Conquer the Cold Retailer Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") begins 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on October 15, 2013 and ends 11:59 p.m. ET on November 30, 2013 (the "Sweepstakes Period"). The Sponsor’s clock is the official "timekeeper" of this Sweepstakes.

  2. Eligibility: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 U.S., D.C., and Canada, 18 years of age or older (or for Canadian residents, the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence), as of the date of entry who are employees of an authorized U.S. or Canadian retailer of Bridgestone tires. In addition, for employee to be eligible, his/her employer must be an authorized dealer of Bridgestone tires in the United States or Canada in good standing under its dealer agreement with Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC or Bridgestone Canada Inc., as applicable, and employer must have an active six digit number as per its dealer agreement (such determinations being made by Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC or Bridgestone Canada Inc., as applicable, in its sole discretion). Members of the general public and employees of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC and Bridgestone Canada Inc. and their respective affiliate companies and advertising and promotion agencies and members of their immediate families and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. All applicable federal, state, provincial, municipal and local laws and regulations apply.

  3. It is the employee’s sole responsibility to review and understand his/her employer’s policies regarding his/her eligibility to participate in trade promotions. If an employee is participating in the Sweepstakes in violation of his/her employer’s policies, such employee may be disqualified from entering or receiving a prize. Sponsor disclaims any and all liability or responsibility for disputes arising between an employee and their employer related to this matter, and prizes will only be awarded in compliance with the employer’s policies.
    NOTE: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS COMPLETELY SEPARATE AND APART FROM THE BRIDGESTONE CONQUER THE COLD PROMOTION AND THE BRIDGESTONE CONQUER THE COLD SWEEPSTAKES.

  4. How to Enter:During the Sweepstakes Period, visit www.ConquerTheColdSweeps.com or www.ConquerTheColdSweeps.ca (the "Website"), watch an online tutorial video, answer the questions provided. Questions do not need to be answered correctly. If it is the first time you are entering, you must fully complete the on-line registration form. For subsequent entries, you will register by logging in with the email address you provided in your registration form. Every time you enter, you will be required to answer the questions about the video. With each entry, you will receive one (1) entry into the random drawing. All prizes will be awarded after the end of the Sweepstakes Period. Limit one (1) entry per person, per day during the Sweepstakes Period. More than the specified number of entries from any person or e-mail address will void all entries from that person or e-mail address. Use of computer programs and other automatic means to participate is prohibited. Entries generated by script or bot or both are not eligible. The use of script, macro or automated devices (or any other devices intended to automate or subvert any aspect of participation) to enter is prohibited. If Sponsor, in its sole discretion, determines that an entrant has used an automated or similar device to enter or is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules, all entries from that entrant and e-mail address will be void. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online service provider will apply. All eligible entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on November 30, 2013 to be eligible for the random drawing.

  5. Random Drawing and Winner Notification:The winners will be selected in a random drawing on December 3, 2013 at approximately 12:00 p.m. ET, from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Drawing will be conducted by the Administrator of the Sweepstakes, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Drawing will be conducted at Administrator’s offices in Melville, NY USA. The decisions of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC and Bridgestone Canada Inc. (together as "Sponsor") and judges are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Potential Grand Prize winner will be required (except, for publicity release, where prohibited by law) to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability/Prize Acceptance Form and a Publicity Release (or a Declaration of Compliance for a Canadian winner) within seven (7) days of notification attempt or the Grand Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. First, Second and Third Prize winners may be required to execute and return an address confirmation form via email within seven (7) days of notification attempt or prize may be forfeited. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. If winner is a Canadian resident, he/she must first correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, a time-based mathematical skill-testing question to be administered via email in order for him/her to be a potential prize winner. Noncompliance may result in disqualification and an alternate eligible entrant being selected. A 1099 tax statement will be filed with the IRS for the Grand Prize winner (for U.S. winner only).


  6. Prizes and Approximate Retail Values ("ARV") and Approximate Odds of Winning:
    Grand Prize (1): A 2-day/1-night trip for two (2) to attend one game of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Finals projected to take place in June 2014 (actual date dependent on 2013-2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoff results) in either the U.S. or Canada. Trip includes round-trip coach class air transportation from major airport nearest Grand Prize winner's home (airport and carrier to be determined by Sponsor), or if winner’s home is within 200 mile radius of the game venue (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion), by ground transportation, hotel accommodations (double occupancy in hotel chosen by Sponsor), two (2) tickets to the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Finals (actual Finals game to be selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion) and a USD$500.00/CD$500.00 Sponsor-specified gift card for winner (issuer of gift card to be determined by Sponsor; gift card is subject to terms of use and an expiration date may apply). The ARV of the Grand Prize is USD$4,400.00/CD$4,535.00. The odds of winning are dependent on the total number of eligible entries received.
    First Prize (10): A Sponsor-specified Bridgestone Performance Jacket (ARV: USD$90.00/CD$93.00 each). The odds of winning are dependent on the total number of eligible entries received.
    Second Prize (10): A $100.00 NHLShop.com Gift Card. (ARV: USD$100.00/CD$100.00 each). The odds of winning are dependent on the total number of eligible entries received.
    Third Prize (10): A Reebok Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic stocking cap (ARV: USD$13.00/CD$13.37 each). The odds of winning are dependent on the total number of eligible entries received.
    Total ARV of all prizes: USD$6,430.00/CD$6,598.70. The currency of all prizes will be based on the winner’s country of residence. Residence shall be based on where the prize winner normally resides as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winners are responsible for applicable federal, state, local, provincial and municipal taxes (if any) and all other costs and expenses associated with their prize not specified herein as being awarded. No transfer, resale, substitution or cash equivalent permitted by winners. Sponsor reserves the right, at their sole discretion, to substitute a prize or prize component (as applicable) with one of comparable or greater value for any reason. Sponsor shall not have any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any property loss, damage, personal injury, or death, in connection with any prize provided pursuant to the Sweepstakes and/or any person’s participation in the Sweepstakes. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use winners’ names, comments and/or likenesses and photos for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law; and, winners agree to confirm such permission in writing at Sponsor’s request without compensation. Gift cards are subject to separate terms and conditions and an expiration date may apply (except in Canada). Style and size of apparel prizes are subject to availability. Actual prize may differ from items depicted in advertising/promotional material. Actual retail value of Grand Prize trip may vary due to location of winner’s residence and time of travel (and depending on the location of the 2014 Stanley Cup Finals game); if actual value is less than indicated approximate retail value, Grand Prize winner will not receive the difference in cash or any other form of payment or consideration. Grand Prize winner and his/her travel companion must travel on same itinerary. Grand Prize trip must be taken on dates specified by Sponsor, which are subject to change. Game location, date and time of Grand Prize are determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsor and the NHL Entities (as defined below) and are subject to change. Actual seats at Stanley Cup Finals game to be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated or stolen tickets. In the event that the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Finals game or any of the events that may be available do not take place as scheduled or are cancelled for any reason, including Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster, that portion of the prize will not be awarded and no additional substitution or compensation will be provided. If Grand Prize winner and his/her travel companion are unable to travel on dates and at times specified, prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected, time permitting. Certain restrictions apply. Grand Prize winner and his/her travel companion must possess valid travel documents (i.e., valid photo ID, passport, etc.) in order to travel. Failure to obtain required travel documents (for Grand Prize winner and/or his/her travel companion) in the time required to travel on the specified travel date may result in forfeiture of prize and alternate selection of winner, time permitting. No refunds or credit for changes are allowed. Grand Prize trip may not be combined with any other offer and travel may not qualify for frequent flyer miles. A minor going on the trip as the guest of the winner must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times. Sponsor reserves the right to remove or deny entry to Grand Prize winner and/or his/her travel companion that engages in non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at event. All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above, including, but not limited to, taxes, insurance, telephone charges, room service and laundry services, personal expenses, gratuities, entertainment, transfers, incidental charges, or any other items not specifically described in these Official Rules, any transportation not mentioned within such prize description and all expenses for any of the foregoing are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winner. Prizes will be awarded provided there are sufficient eligible entries received. Limit of one (1) Grand Prize and one (1) First Prize, Second Prize or Third Prize per person/household/email address.

  7. Verification: All potential winners are subject to verification by Sponsor or Administrator, and verification of potential winners is final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. All entries are submitted to Sponsor and will not be returned. All entries submitted become the sole property of the Sponsor. In no event will the Sponsor be obligated to award more than the stated number of prizes.

  8. General Rules: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator and Sponsor. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. The Sponsor and its agencies and Administrator are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Website or the Sweepstakes or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes or for any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, accessing or downloading information in connection with the Website or Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute as to ownership of any entry, the authorized account holder of the account used to register will be deemed to be the entrant. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder of the account associated with the entry. Proof of entering information via the Website does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt of such information. Sponsor and/or its Administrator are not responsible for the failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor/Administrator on account of technical problems or congestion on the internet or on any Website. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify all entries of any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Website; violates the Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes or Website may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s/Administrator’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes or Website, then the Sponsor reserves the right at their sole discretion, subject to the approval of the Regie des alcools, des courses et des jeux in Quebec, to cancel, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and select the winners from among all eligible entries received prior to Sponsor’s action or to otherwise make the prizes available to be won in a manner deemed by Sponsor in its sole discretion to be fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules. Notice of such action by Sponsor will be posted on the Website. By participating in the Sweepstakes and accepting a prize, the entrant agrees to hold Sponsor, the NHL Entities (as defined below), the Administrator, their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, agents, retailers, advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and all of their respective shareholders, officers, directors, employees and assigns, members, representatives and agents ("Releasees"), harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of use or misuse of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes and the Releasees will have no liability whatsoever for, and will be held harmless by entrant for any liability for any bodily injury, loss, cost or damages of any kind to persons, including death and property damages sustained, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entry creation, the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes or participation in any Sweepstakes or related activity. By entering the Sweepstakes, you hereby represent and warrant that you have read these Official Rules and are fully familiar with its contents.

  9. Governing Law & Venue: Any and all disputes relating to the running of the Sweepstakes in the U.S. will be resolved in the appropriate courts in the county of Davidson, state of Tennessee in the U.S., exclusively, and subject to the internal, substantive laws of the state of Tennessee. Any and all disputes relating to the running of the Sweepstakes in Canada will be resolved in the courts of the Province of Ontario and subject to the laws of Ontario. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the English language version and the French language version of the Sweepstakes Rules, as applicable, the English version shall prevail, govern and control. To the fullest extent permitted by law, by participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to the personal jurisdiction of such courts; waive any right of change of venue, forum non conveniens or like right; agree to bring any action regarding the Sweepstakes individually (not as part of a class action); and agree that their recovery shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in participating in the Sweepstakes (if any) and waive any and all damages (including but not limited to compensatory, punitive, consequential or incidental damages) as well as any right to attorneys’ fees. With respect to disputes in the U.S., should there be any conflict between the laws of Tennessee and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the state of Tennessee. With respect to disputes in Canada, should there be any conflict between the laws of Ontario and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the province of Ontario. For residents of Quebec, any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.

  10. Winners List: For the names of the winners, available after December 16, 2013, for a period of at least 120 days, visit www.ConquerTheColdSweeps.com or www.ConquerTheColdSweeps.ca.

  11. Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsors of this Sweepstakes are Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC, 535 Marriott Drive, Nashville, TN 37214 USA and Bridgestone Canada Inc., 5770 Hurontario St, Suite 400, Mississauga, Ontario, L5R 3G5 Canada. The Administrator of this Sweepstakes is Don Jagoda Associates, 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747 USA.

  12. The National Hockey League, its member professional clubs, NHL Enterprises L.P., NHL Enterprises Canada L.P., NHL Enterprises B.V., and NHL Interactive CyberEnterprises, LLC and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees (collectively, the "NHL Entities") will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded. The NHL Entities have not offered or sponsored this Sweepstakes in any way. Team names and logos are trademarks of the teams indicated.