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Apr 10 2014

Which Counting Sheep Are You?

Sheep Like Me Sweepstakes

Do you speak multiple languages? Are you a fan of war movies and westerns? Do you believe in ghosts? Each of the Serta Counting Sheep has a unique personality…just like you! Which sheep is most like you? We want to know!

Tweet and win!

Send a tweet telling us which Counting Sheep is most like you and why and you’ll be entered to win a collectible Serta Counting Sheep plush toy! We’re giving away 15 collectible Serta Counting Sheep plush toys to one lucky winner each day for 15 days.

To enter, tweet which Counting Sheep you are most like and why followed by the hashtag #SheepLikeMe. For example, a qualified tweet might say: Serta Sheep #9 because I love practical jokes #SheepLikeMe.

Each day, Serta will randomly select a winner from qualified entries from the previous day. Participants must follow @SertaMattresses on Twitter in order to enter. One winner per day will receive a collectible Serta Counting Sheep plush toy!

Learn more about each of the Counting Sheep’s personalities, interests and hobbies here. Then, tweet your answer to be entered to win!

The sweepstakes will run from April 11, 2014, through April 25, 2014, exclusively on Twitter.

 

Official Rules 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. 

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:  The Serta Sheep Like Me Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 2:00 p.m. CDT on April 11, 2014, and ends at 11:59 p.m. CDT on April 25, 2014 (“Sweepstakes Period”).

SPONSOR: Serta, Inc., 2600 Forbs Avenue, Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60192 (“Sponsor”). The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Twitter, Inc.  All inquiries, questions, comments, or complaints should be directed to Sponsor, not Twitter, Inc.

AGREEMENT TO THE OFFICIAL RULES:  By participating in the Sweepstakes, all entrants fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules and the Sponsor’s decisions which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.  Winning the prizes (described below) is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

ELIGIBILITY.  Legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding residents of Quebec), who are the age of majority or older are eligible to enter, except (i) employees of Sponsor, and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and members of their immediate families or persons residing at the same address; or (ii) individuals who entered a promotion sponsored by Sponsor and received a promotion prize valued at $600 or more during the period of April 11, 2013 through April 10, 2014.

 

HOW TO ENTER:  To enter the Sweepstakes, during the Sweepstakes Period tweet which Counting Sleep you are most like and why.  To be considered a qualified entry, entrants must be following @SertaMattress, and must also include the hashtag #SheepLikeMe. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for lost, mutilated, late or misdirected entries.

Limit one entry per person per day. Entries by the same person in excess of the limits stated herein will be disqualified. Attempts by the same individual to submit multiple entries by using multiple Twitter accounts may result in disqualification, at Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the Twitter account submitted at the time of the entry.

PRIZES AND THE VALUE OF THE PRIZES.

Fifteen (15) Daily Prizes:  Each Prize winner (“Winner”) will receive one (1) Serta Counting Sheep Plushie.  The approximate retail value (ARV) of the First Prize is $4.25.

ARV of all prizes is $64.  Any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value, if any, will not be awarded.

TIMING OF DRAWINGS AND NOTIFICATION TO WINNERS.  Each day Sponsor will randomly a select winner in a random drawing consisting of all qualified entries from the previous calendar day.   The drawing will be conducted as follows.

Daily Prize Winner Selection:  One Daily Prize winner will be selected, from among all eligible entries received the previous day, in a random drawing (each a “Drawing”) to be held on the dates set forth below (each a “Drawing Date”).  The drawings will be conducted by Sponsor or its designee, the judges of the Sweepstakes, whose decisions are final and binding on all matters related to the Sweepstakes.  Non-winning entries will not be carried over into subsequent Daily Prize drawings.

 

Drawing Start Date/Time End Date/Time Drawing Date
1 4/11/14; 2:00:00 p.m. CDT 4/11/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/14/14
2 4/12/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/12/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/14/14
3 4/13/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/13/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/14/14
4 4/14/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/14/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/15/14
5 4/15/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/15/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/16/14
6 4/16/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/16/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/17/14
7 4/17/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/17/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/18/14
8 4/18/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/18/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/21/14
9 4/19/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/19/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/21/14
10 4/20/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/20/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/21/14
11 4/21/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/21/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/22/14
12 4/22/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/22/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/23/14
13 4/23/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/23/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/24/14
14 4/24/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/24/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/25/14
15 4/25/14; 12:00:00 a.m. CDT 4/25/14; 11:59:59 p.m. CDT 4/28/14

Winners will be notified by Sponsor by tweet and/or direct message within three (3) days after each day’s drawing and will asked to provide his her full name, shipping address, phone number and email address. In order to receive a direct message from Sponsor, you must (a) be following @SertaMattress on Twitter and (b) have your account settings set to “unprotected” and/or “public.”

If a Winner fails to respond to Sponsor’s direct message within two (2) days of the message, the Winner will be disqualified and no alternate winner will be selected.   Delivery of the prizes will be coordinated with each Winner by the Sponsor.

In addition to the above, in the event a Canadian resident is a Winner, he/she must first correctly answer, unaided and without mechanical or electronic assistance a time-limited testing question administered by email or telephone.  Failure of a Canadian potential winner to correctly answer the skill-testing question in the time allotted will result in a disqualification. In the event a Canadian Winner is disqualified no alternate winner will be selected.

A PARTICIPANT IS NOT A WINNER UNLESS AND UNTIL SPONSOR HAS COMPLETED ITS VERIFICATION OF PARTICIPANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND COMPLIANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES.

ODDS OF WINNING.  Odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible entries received from all entry methods.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION.  Except where prohibited, by participating in the Sweepstakes entrants agree that:  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant(s) and Sponsor and its agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction.  Entrant agrees that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, or awarding of the prizes, shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in the State of Illinois and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. Except where prohibited, by participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that:  (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or awarding of the prizes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any  participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim  punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or  otherwise increased. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitations or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.

 

OTHER.  Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures, or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, illegible, stolen or lost entries.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise, in violation of the rules.  CAUTION:  Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such individual to the fullest extent permitted by law.

 

Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any non-conforming entries.  Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention or force majeure.  In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select Winners from among all eligible entries received prior to date of cancellation.  The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the Sweepstakes is prohibited.  In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.  “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

 

GENERAL. Except where prohibited by law: (i) entry constitutes permission and a license to use entrant’s submission in tweets, in advertising and on web sites including Sponsor’s website and third-party social media websites; and (ii) entry constitutes permission to use each Winner’s name, hometown, voice, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this Sweepstakes for editorial, public relations, promotional and advertising purposes on behalf of Sponsor without compensation.  By participating and winning a prize, Winners release Twitter, Inc., Sponsor, and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability with respect to the prize won and participation in the Sweepstakes, subject to all federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.  Void where prohibited.   Taxes on prizes are sole responsibility of Winners.  For Winners’ names, available after May 31, 2014, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Serta Inc., 2600 Forbs Avenue, Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 Attn:  Serta Sheep Like Me Sweepstakes Winners. VT residents may omit return postage.  Requests must be received no later than June 15, 2014.

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