Official Rules

Sweepstakes Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE A PARTICIPANT’S CHANCES OF WINNING.

Layup allows individuals to deposit and save money. The number of points earned per deposit is dependent on the savings account interest rate environment. Points may be used to play sweepstakes games for a chance to win further points or money that will be deposited back into the winning individuals’ accounts.

The ratio for which points are obtained based on deposits is subject to change, but Layup is commited to ensuring that the accrual of points in monetary value is generally In line with current market norms. Layup withholds the right to amend the rate at which points are acquired at any point. When changes are made to this rate, Layup will ensure that any and all changes are clearly communicated.

Apple and Google do not sponsor and are not involved with this sweepstakes or any other Layup promotion.

The Sweepstakes as set forth in these rules begins on November 1, 2023, at 12:00:00 a.m. and is scheduled to end on January 1st, 2024, at 12:00:00 a.m. (the “Sweepstakes period”).

1. ELIGIBILITY

1.1 The Layup Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the United States (and the District of Columbia) who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry, with the exception of those resident in the states of Arkansas and Georgia.  PARTICIPATION IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Proof of residency and age may be required.

1.2. Layup is the Sponsor of the Sweepstakes and the Promoter of the Sweepstakes.

1.3. Employees and former employees (less than 3 years since the cessation of employment) of Layup Inc., any of its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other individual involved with the design production, execution, or distribution of the Sweepstakes are prohibited.

1.4. To enter the Sweepstakes or receive a prize, a person who participates in the Sweepstakes (A “Participant”) must fully comply with the Official Rules and, by entering, represents and warrant that they agree to be bound by these Official Rules and decisions of Layup, the Sponsor of the Sweepstakes, whose decisions shall be binding and final in all respects relating to this Sweepstakes.

1.5. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, and local laws and regulations. It is the sole responsibility of a Participant to determine whether the Sweepstakes is legal and compliant with all regulations in the jurisdiction in which the Participant resides.

1.6. The Sweepstakes is open to Participants who are recreational only. If a Participant is, in the Sponsor/Promoter's best judgment determined to be professional or non-recreational, or is using systematic methods to obtain prizes, the Sponsor reserves the right to limit or exclude the Participant from the Sweepstakes.

2. HOW TO COLLECT LAYUP POINTS

2.1. A Participant must be a member of Layup (If a Participant is not a member, the Participant can become a member free of charge by downloading Layup’s native application in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store). To enter a Sweepstakes, a Participant must access Layup through the application and sign in.

2.2. There are three ways to earn Layup Points.

2.2 (a) DEPOSIT OPTION. Deposit funds in the Layup App. Depositing and holding funds within your Layup account will allow participants to earn points. The number of points earned per deposit is dependent on the savings account interest rate environment.

2.2. (b) OTHER MEANS. A participant can also receive points to be determined by the sponsor depending on in-app activities including inviting friends to join Layup, engaging with sponsors, and other promotions determined by the Sponsor.

2.2 (c) MAIL IN OPTION. A participant can receive 50 Layup points if a participant sends a handwritten sheet of paper with their full name as shown on their government-issued identification, the email address registered to their Layup account, the username and user ID associated with their Layup Account, the return/residential address registered to the Layup account, and the following statement: “I wish to receive Layup Points to participate in the sweepstakes promotions offered by Layup. By submitting this request, I declare that I have read, understood, and agree to be bound by Layup’s Terms and Conditions and Sweeps Rules.”

2.3 For the mail-in option, there is a limit of one request per outer envelope. Use of any automated system to enter is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Layup is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries all of which will be ineligible to win a prize.


2.4. Send the mail-in entry to the following address: 169 Madison Ave Ste 2537 NY.

2.5. In the event of a dispute as to any entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant.

2.6. The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder to be awarded the prize.

2.7. The amount of Layup points to be allocated to Participants can be changed at any time by the Sponsor at its sole discretion.

2.8. Layup points may also be forfeited if a Participant’s account is deactivated for any reason, or at the discretion of Layup.

2.9. Use of any automated or other system(s) to participate, acquire Layup points or play the games is prohibited and will result in disqualification and loss of eligibility to participate in the games.

3. GAMEPLAY

3.1 Participants can use Layup points to play games within Layup for a chance to win money and prizes.

3.2. Participants with Layup points can use their Layup points within the Layup application for a chance to win money and prizes. Points may only be used to compete in Layup sweepstakes and hold no monetary value.

3.3. The use of automated or systematic methods of play to win, and/or redeem Layup points for cash and prizes are strictly prohibited. Utilization of multiple accounts and identities, referring oneself to the app to earn additional points, and other methods construed as to increase the odds of winning a prize beyond the legitimate methods outlined in section 2 of this Sweepstakes rules are strictly prohibited.

3.4. Sponsor’s decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes, the game, and the amount of winnings are binding.

3.5 All full sweepstakes will be such that they are guaranteed to produce a winner.

3.6 Where a sweepstake has not had sufficient volume of entries, the sponsor reserves the right to refund entries and close the associated sweepstake.

3.7 Should a sweepstake not be filled, but has a reached a required threshold. The Sponsor will fill the remaining spots with customers not currently entered. Selection will be at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.

4. PRIZES AND REDEMPTIONS

4.1. Prizes will be awarded to a Participant’s Layup Account. The prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the listed prize for one of equal or greater value for any reason. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.

4.2. The maximum redemption of a prize won by a single Participant during any period of the Sweepstakes (“Maximum Redemption”) is limited to the value of US $5,000 in New York or Florida, and $500 in Rhode Island. Any Maximum Redemption in excess of the value of US $5,000 in New York or Florida, or $500 in Rhode Island will not be paid to the Participant during the period.

4.3. Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. All federal, state, and local tax liabilities, as well as any other costs and expenses not specified herein as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the Winner.

4.4. Prize will be awarded only if the potential prize winner fully complies with these Official Rules.

4.5. All Layup competitions are equal chance, limited to one entry per participant with no ability to use skill or other means to improve their ability to win the prize. The prizes and odds for each Sweepstakes will be made publicly available through the Layup app.

5. VERIFICATION OF WINNER

5.1 ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY THE SPONSOR. SPONSOR’S DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE ADMINISTRATION, OPERATION, SELECTION OF THE WINNER AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE APP SHOULD SO INDICATE, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND THE POTENTIAL WINNING SELECTIONS HAVE BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. SPONSOR WILL NOT ACCEPT SCREEN SHOTS OR OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS VALIDATION PROCESS.

5.2. Any potential winner notification that occurs after the system has failed for any reason is deemed a defective, is void, and will not be honored.

5.3. A potential prize winner may be required to sign and return to Sponsor an affidavit/declaration of eligibility, and liability/publicity release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize (if applicable).

5.4. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to properly execute and return the affidavit/declaration of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period (if applicable), fails to comply with these Sweepstakes Rules, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, that potential winner forfeits the prize.

6. ENTRY CONDITIONS AND RELEASE

6.1 By participating, each participant agrees to:

6.1. (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor which is binding and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes;

6.1. (b) defend, indemnify, release and hold harmless the Sponsor, Layup Inc. and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliated companies, celebrities, and any other person and organization responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance, possession, attendance at, defect in, delivery of, inability to use, use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry.

7. PUBLICITY

7.1. Except where prohibited or restricted by law, winner’s acceptance of prize constitutes the winner’s agreement and consent for Sponsor, Interactive Promotions Group and any of their designees to use and/or publish winner’s entry, name, city and state of residence, and/or statements made by winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor, worldwide and in perpetuity for any and all purposes, including, but not limited to, advertising, trade and/or promotion on behalf of Sponsor, in any and all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised, including, but not limited to, print, TV, radio, electronic, cable, or World Wide Web, without further limitation, restriction, compensation, notice, review, or approval.

8. WINNER’S LIST

8.1. For names of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:

169 Madison Ave Ste 2537 NY.

9. GENERAL CONDITIONS

9.1. Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors shall not have any obligation or responsibility, including any responsibility to award any prize to entrants, with regard to: (a) entries that contain inaccurate information or do not comply with or violate the Official Rules; (b) entries, prize claims or notifications that are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient, in whole or in part, due to computer, human or technical error of any kind; (c) entrants who have committed fraud or deception in entering or participating in the Sweepstakes or claiming the prize; (d) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (e) any inability of the winner to accept the prize for any reason; (f) if a prize cannot be awarded due to delays or interruptions due to Acts of God, natural disasters, terrorism, weather or any other similar event beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control; or (g) any damages, injuries or losses of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from awarding, acceptance, possession, use, misuse, loss or misdirection of any prize or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or any promotion or prize related activities. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be (a) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, or with any Website promoting the Sweepstakes; (b) acting in violation of the Official Rules; or (c) entering or attempting to enter the Sweepstakes multiple times through the use of multiple email addresses or the use of any robotic or automated devices to submit entries.

9.2. If Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, that technical difficulties or unforeseen events compromise the integrity or viability of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to void the entries at issue, and/or terminate the relevant portion of the Sweepstakes, including the entire Sweepstakes, and/or modify the Sweepstakes and/or award the prize from all eligible entries received as of the termination date.

10. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

10.1. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (b) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (c) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (d) technical or human error in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of registrations; or (e) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s registration is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes. No more than the stated number of each prize will be awarded.

11. DISPUTES

11.1. Entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court or the appropriate New York State Court located in New York County, New York; (c) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (d) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York

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