Rules & Regulations

“Win a Trip to Africa with Author Duane Cummings”— Official Rules 

1. The Award Period will end Midnight, September 15, 2019; EST Time is governed by Sponsor’s clock.

2. Eligibility: The Trip of #aSensationalLife Time is open to persons who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. All determinations of eligibility will be made by Duane Cummings (“Sponsor”) in his sole discretion, and whose decisions are final. Employees, officers, directors and immediate family members (spouse, parents, children, siblings, and each of their spouses regardless where they live) or members of household of Sponsor or any other companies within The Sensational Group LLC, Sensational Literature LLC, or advertising, design, printing and publicity agencies and anyone connected with the production or distribution of this Trip Award are not eligible to enter or be awarded the trip.

3. How to Enter: All entrants must purchase the book The Sensational Leader, and then provide that proof of purchase…it’s that simple. To add your name to the list and be eligible for the trip, you must email said proof of purchase to [email protected]. A picture with you and your book will suffice. To receive an additional entry, you can tag Duane Cummings and share a picture with the book on a social media platform, as well as write a review of the book on a booksellers website. (Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Balboa Press) You may also visit http://duanecummings.com and submit your entry on the page provided. To enter, you must provide your First Name, Last Name, Address, Age, Contact Phone Number, and an Email address. 

4. Trip Award Selection: The Winner will be selected by random generator software during a live stream at the end of the registration period, (Midnight EST, September 15, 2019)

If a winner does not claim prize within fourteen (14) days after the notification has been made, the winner forfeits the prize and the Sponsor has the right to either award a new winner or deem the prize forfeited.

5. General: The Trip of #aSensationalLife Time administration, winner selection and verification will be supervised by Duane Cummings. No participant or winner shall have the right to contest any decision by Sponsor concerning any aspect of the process or the interpretation of the Official Rules or the determination as to the qualification of entries. By participating, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to make necessary modifications to the Trip of #aSensationalLife Time (or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, whether based on suspicion or actual evidence), if, for any reason: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, improper actions by Entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the process, (b) or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of Entries per the Official Rules, or (c) the process is otherwise not capable of running as planned by Sponsor.  By submitting your entry, you explicitly agree to release and hold harmless Duane Cummings, The Sensational Group LLC, Sensational Literature LLC, successors and their respective, advertising, design, and production agencies and print production agencies and all their respective shareholders, directors, officers and employees, one and all, from any and all liability, actions, causes of action, damages, actual, incidental or consequential, claims and demands whatsoever in law or equity, including all “costs”, which you now have or may acquire, by reason of any personal injury, death, loss of or damage to property, or any reason, occurring during or arising out of your participation in the Trip of #aSensationalLife Time and the acceptance and use or misuse of an award.  Winner waives the right to 1) assert as a cost of winning the prize any and all costs of verification and redemption or travel to redeem said prize, and 2) claim any liability (including attorney's fees and costs) which might arise from redeeming, seeking to redeem or traveling to/from redeem said award. The right to receive the award is non-assignable and non-transferable and no award substitution, transfer or exchange will be allowed. An award or award notification that is returned as undeliverable will disqualify the winner and an alternative winner may be selected.

6. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. If any provision of this award shall be deemed to violate any federal, state or municipal law, it shall be amended to conform to such law and all other provisions shall remain in full force and effect.  Void where prohibited, licensed, restricted or taxed. CAUTION:  ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE Trip of #aSensationalLife Time MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

7.  This offer, or a summary of the offer, may not be reproduced, reprinted or published elsewhere in any format without the written permission of the Sponsor.

8. Acceptance of the award constitutes permission to use a winner's name, city, state, voice and likeness and any and all identifying characteristics including, but not limited to, the taking of photographs and/or videos by Sponsor's photographer/videographer for publicity purposes, without further consent or compensation, unless prohibited by law and winner agrees to execute any and all documents requested by Sponsor to convey such rights to own all the results thereof. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed to obligate Sponsor to make use of any of the rights granted herein and winner waives any right to inspect or approve any such use of any and every nature and kind.

9.
 Sponsor and all production agencies are not be responsible for (i) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, (ii) failure of any Entry to be received by Sponsor due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, (iii) communications line, hardware and/or software failures, (iv) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Trip of #aSensationalLife Time opportunity, (v) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of Entries and/or Entry information, or (vi) Entries which are late, lost, stolen, damaged, incomplete, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof). DUANE CUMMINGS MAKES NO WARRANTIES IN CONNECTION WITH THE AWARD.  DUANE CUMMINGS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. 

10. All entries submitted become the property of Sponsor and none will be acknowledged or returned.

11. Sponsor collects personal information from you when you submit and entry. The information collected is subject to Sponsor's Privacy Policy found on the website http://duanecummings.com

11. By entering, an entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims, actions and causes of action arising out of or connected with this entry or the award and all issues and questions concerning the validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively in a Federal court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering and never shall include consequential, incidental or punitive damages and in no event attorneys' fees. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.

Duane Cummings