These Rules apply to the Sweepstakes operated by Republic Wireless (the “Sweepstakes”).  Entry into the Sweepstakes constitutes your acceptance of these Rules.  

PRIZE:  The prize package will include:  (x) One (1) mobile phone available on www.republicwireless.com as of December 18, 2016 (maximum value of $799.00) and (y) three months of Republic Wireless’s unlimited talk and text plus 2 GB service plan (maximum value    $90) at no cost, taxes and telecom fees not included.   To take advantage of the three months no cost service, winner must (i) activate their phone on or prior to January 31, 2017; (ii) chose a valid Republic Wireless service plan and (iii) agree to the Republic Wireless Terms and Conditions of service.   The winner is also responsible for any additional service costs over the cost of the unlimited talk and text plus 2 GB service plan.  Once the no cost three month period ends, winner will continue to receive Republic Wireless services and be responsible for payment until or unless the winner cancels in accordance with the Republic Wireless Terms and Conditions of service.  Entrant(s) are solely responsible for all expenses, costs or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of the prizes specified in these Rules as being offered, including, without limitation, any and all taxes (if any).  

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Taxes, customs, duties and like amounts in connection with the prize are the entrant’s responsibility.   Republic Wireless will issue winner an IRS 1099-MISC.

ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is only open to (a) U.S. legal residents; (b) as of the entry date, at least 18 or the age of legal majority in the entrant’s state and (x) a visitor the Republic Wireless “Pop-up” Store in Orlando, Florida between December 17-18, 2016 or (y) that sends a post card to the address below in the “How to Enter and Qualify” section and references the “Pop-Up Store” sweepstakes.   To enter, attendees must either (1)  provide their email information to a Republic Wireless representative at the Republic Wireless “Pop-up” Store and agree to consider whether they wish to receive Republic Wireless marketing emails or (2) send a post card to the address below and reference the “Pop-Up Store” sweepstakes.  Entrants are subject to all notices posted online, including, but not limited to Republic Wireless’ Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.  Entrants may need to provide proof of residency upon request.  Employees of Republic Wireless, Inc. and their immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or those living in the same household (whether or not related) are not eligible to enter or qualify.

HOW TO ENTER AND QUALIFY: By entering, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Rules.

Each entrant may enter the Sweepstakes during 9 am EST to 11:59 pm EST on December 17, 2016 and 10 am to 9 pm on December 18, 2017 at the Republic Wireless Pop-up Store in Orlando, Florida.   To enter, the entrant must provide their email information to the Republic Wireless representative at the Pop-up Store.    Or, alternatively, an entrant can send a post card to Republic Wireless, Attention: Pop-up Store Sweepstakes, 900 Main Campus Drive, Suite 500, Raleigh, NC 27606

All in-person submissions received before 9 pm EST December 18, 2016 and any postcards received by December 26, 2016 and postmarked by December 18, 2016 will be entered into the Sweepstakes.    Only one entry per person is allowed.    Any attempt by a person to gain more than the one entry permitted by the Rules can result in disqualification in Republic Wireless’s sole discretion.

For purposes of these Rules, “receipt” will occur when the entrant provides their email to the Republic Wireless representative or when the U.S. Postal Service delivers the post card to the address listed above in the “How to Enter and Qualify” section.  

Submission of an incomplete or improper entry may result in disqualification. Republic Wireless shall not be responsible for lost or misdirected messages, unavailable network connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, online failures, hardware, software or other technical malfunctions or disturbances or other communications failures or circumstances affecting receipt of entries or entrants’ ability to participate in the Sweepstakes.  Republic Wireless reserves the right to permanently disqualify any person it believes has intentionally violated these Rules.

The winner will be selected at random. Odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received.

The winner will be notified by email to the email address provided approximately two days after selection and the winner is required to respond within 7 days of transmission of that notice or risk forfeiting the prize. If the winner fails to respond within that time period, prize will be forfeited and may be offered to an alternate entrant(s) from the remaining entrants. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the person in whose name the email account is registered. At the discretion of Republic Wireless, an entrant may be disqualified for any of the following reasons: if charged with or convicted of a felony or misdemeanor, is not eligible based on the eligibility requirements set forth above, or if delinquent on a government ordered payment, such as, but not limited to, child support, spousal support, alimony, taxes or other similar payments.  

The winner may be required to provide evidence that they are the authorized account holder of the address associated with the qualifying entry and complete an affidavit of eligibility and any applicable releases. By accepting a prize, entrants consent to the use of their names, photographs and/or other likenesses for advertising or publicity purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. By entering, all entrants release Republic Wireless, and its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, vendors, agencies, officers, directors, agents, employees, suppliers and all others associated with the development or execution of the Sweepstakes from any and all liability with respect to, or in any way arising from, the Sweepstakes or the acceptance, possession or use of any prize including, without limitation, liability for any personal injury, damage or loss.

USE OF ENTRANT INFORMATION: As permitted by law and in accordance with Republic Wireless’ Privacy Policy, Republic Wireless may use information which all entrants provide about themselves to send them announcements about Republic Wireless’ products and programs via electronic and ordinary mail. An entry, except where prohibited by law, constitutes a grant of permission to Republic Wireless or its agents to include entrants’ names on the web sites of Republic Wireless and in connection with a Winner’s List without further notice.

PRIZES: The winner is solely responsible for all expenses, costs or fees associated with the prize.

UNFORESEEN EVENTS: Republic Wireless, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to terminate the Sweepstakes at any time, including, without limitation, if Republic Wireless becomes aware of any occurrence which would materially affect the promotion’s security or fairness, including but not limited to technical malfunction of the Sweepstakes Landing Page, software and/or hardware transmission failures, and virus contamination.

SPONSOR: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Republic Wireless, Inc., 900 Main Campus Drive, Suite 500, Raleigh, NC 27606.

CHOICE OF LAW, VENUE AND LIMITATIONS:   ANY CLAIMS OR CONTROVERSIES RELATING TO OR ARISING FROM ANY CONTEST SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND INTERPRETED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA WITHOUT REGARD TO THE CONFLICTS OF LAW PRINCIPLES THEREOF AND SHALL BE BROUGHT IN THE STATE AND FEDERAL COURTS LOCATED IN RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA. EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO THAT VENUE AND JURISDICTION AND THE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS AND WAIVES ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THOSE COURTS.  Under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and contestant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than contestant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes), and contestant (or, if an eligible minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.  

WINNER’S LIST: Winners will be announced via a posting at https://community.republicwireless.com/blogs/republic.