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Official Rules


NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT, ACCOUNT, TRANSACTION OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. SWEEPSTAKES SUBJECT TO ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. OPEN TO LEGAL U.S. RESIDENTS CURRENTLY RESIDING IN CALIFORNIA WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
 
Sweepstakes Period: The “Dublin Branch Grand Opening” Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 9:00:00 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT") on Monday, July 11, 2016 and ends at 3:00:00 p.m. PT on Saturday, August 6, 2016 (“Sweepstakes Period”). 
 
How To Enter: NO ACTUAL PURCHASE, ACCOUNT OR TRANSACTION IS REQUIRED to enter the Sweepstakes. Winner need not be present to win but must prove eligibility to receive prize. The odds of winning are dependent on the number of entries. To enter the Giveaway, an eligible person must complete the entry from and deposit it into the entry box, limit one entry per person, per day.
 
Eligibility: NO PURCHASE, ACCOUNT OR TRANSACTION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A purchase or bank transaction will not increase your chances of winning. Sweepstakes subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Sweepstakes is open only to legal U.S. residents currently residing in CALIFORNIA who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees of Fremont Bank, its subsidiaries, affiliates, and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and spouse or "step" of each) and those living in the same households of any such individuals (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Sweepstakes) are not eligible to participate. Void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Taxes, if any, are each winner's sole responsibility. Each prize winner who enters may be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility and liability release form. If required, documents must be returned within seven (7) business days of receipt or the prize winner will be disqualified and prize will be forfeited. Fremont Bank will not be responsible for any undeliverable or returned documentation and prize will be forfeited. No transfer or assignment of prize is permitted. By participating in this promotion, entrants accept and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decision of Fremont Bank, which shall be final, binding and conclusive in all matters.
 
Drawings/Winner Selection:  Thirty-three (33) winners will be selected randomly from among all eligible entries received on Saturday August 6, 2016. Random Drawings will be conducted by Fremont Bank Staff and will take place at the Fremont Bank Dublin Branch whose decisions are final and binding in all respects. Limit one (1) prize per person, per household and/or address.
 
Odds: Actual odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
 
Prize and Prize Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): There will be a total of thirty three (33) individual winners, limit one prize per person. One (1) Grand Prize $1,000 Target gift-card, two (2) First Prizes: iPad Mini 4 (64 GB), ten (10) Second Prizes: $50 Dick’s Sporting Goods gift cards, five (5) Third Prizes: BJ’s Pizzeria gift cards, five (5) Fourth Prizes: $25 Starbucks gift cards, ten (10) Fifth Prizes: $25 Panera gift cards.
 

# of Prizes Prize Description Total ARV
One (1) Grand Prize Target gift-card (ARV: $1,000 USD) $1,000
Two (2) First Prizes iPad Mini 4 (64GB) (ARV: $499 USD each) $998
Five (5) Second Prizes Dick’s Sporting Goods gift card (ARV: $50 USD each) $250
Five (5) Third Prizes BJ’s Pizzeria gift card (ARV: $50 USD each) $250
Ten (10) Fourth Prizes Starbucks gift card (ARV: $25 USD each) $250
Ten (10) Fifth Prizes Panera gift card (ARV: $25 USD each) $250

 
Prize Restrictions: Prizes are not transferable. No substitution of prize permitted except at the sole discretion of Fremont Bank. Federal, state, and local taxes on prize and any expenses relating to the acceptance of a prize are the responsibility of the winner. Limit one (1) prize per person.
 
Awarding of Prizes: Winners are subject to verification, including verification of age. Winner will be notified at the event or by phone if winner not present at time of drawing. Winner must pick up their prize at the Fremont Bank Dublin Branch. Winner must present a valid photo ID with proof of address to bank personnel to claim their prize. If any potential winner cannot be contacted or does not claim their prize within five (5) business days of notification, or a winner does not meet the eligibility qualifications, such winner forfeits all rights to any prize and a second random drawing will be held and alternative potential winner will be selected. Allow 4-6 weeks from the end of the Sweepstakes Period for winner verification and delivery of prize. Winners will need to provide any and all necessary tax reporting information to claim the prize. Winners may be required to complete an IRS Form W-9 and an affidavit of eligibility and liability release and must provide a legal document showing California residence or the prize will be forfeited. Winner may receive an IRS Form 1099 for the value of the prize. Maximum Value of all prizes in this sweepstakes is $2,998 USD. In the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, or if prize or prize notification is unclaimed or returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and may, at Fremont Bank’s discretion, be awarded to an alternate winner.
 
Additional Terms: By participating, entrant agrees to: (a) the Official Rules and the decisions of Fremont Bank, which shall be final and binding in all respects; and (b) release, discharge, and hold harmless Fremont Bank from any liability, claims, or damages arising out of their participation in the giveaway and the acceptance, use, misuse, or possession of any prize. By accepting a prize, each winner agrees to, where legal, Fremont Bank’s use of his/her name and/or likeness for advertising and publicity purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity without compensation, permission, or notification and, upon request, will provide consent to such use in writing. As a condition of entering the sweepstakes, participant agrees that: (a) under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (b) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this sweepstakes, including any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (c) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys’ fees. Fremont Bank reserves the right to modify prize award procedures at its discretion.
 
Limitation of Liability: Fremont Bank is not responsible for computer, printing, telephonic, typographical, human, or other errors, relating to or in connection with the giveaway, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in the administration of the giveaway, the announcement of the prizes, the processing of the entries, or in any giveaway-related materials; for stolen, lost, late, inaccurate, misdirected, undelivered, damaged, incomplete, illegible, or postage-due mail or entries; or for transactions that are lost, misdirected, or fail to enter in the processing system; or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly; or are lost for any reason, including computer, telephonic, paper-transfer, or human error, or electronic, computer or telephonic malfunction, damage, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, or any combination thereof. Fremont Bank reserves the right, at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the giveaway; to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed, or similar entry methods will void all such entries by such methods. Fremont Bank is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by the web-site users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the giveaway; operator errors; any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation, or transmission, telephone or communications-line failure, theft or destruction; or any injury or damage to participants or to any other person’s computer(s) related to or resulting from participating in this giveaway. If, for any reason, this giveaway is not capable of running as planned, or infection by computer viruses, bugs, or tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, actions of entrant, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the sweepstakes, Fremont Bank reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any entry or entrant and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the giveaway and at its sole discretion award a prize from among all eligible non-suspect entries validly received prior to the action requiring such modification. By entering, all entrants or, if minors, their parents or legal guardians agree that this sweepstakes is governed by laws of the United States with venue in Oakland, California, for the resolution of all claims and disputes (excluding any claims against or dispute involving parties other than Fremont Bank relating to any prize awarded in the giveaway).
 
Winners List: To receive a list of the winners or an additional copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope postmarked by Monday, August 8, 2016 and received by August 15, 2016 to ATTN: Marketing Department – Dublin Grand Opening Sweepstakes, 39150 Fremont Boulevard, Box 5101, Fremont, CA, 94537-9989. The winners list will be available after September 12, 2016, when all winners have been verified.
 
This sweepstakes is sponsored and administered by Fremont Bank.
 
Apple® and iPad® are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Apple® is not a sponsor of this promotion.
 
CONSUMER DISCLOSURE: NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.