Optimum Sweepstakes: 2024 Optimum & News 12 Small Business Boost


News 12 Marketing and Promotions

May 9, 2024, 4:01 PM

Updated 10 days ago


Optimum Sweepstakes: 2024 Optimum & News 12 Small Business Boost
1. Eligibility: Small Business Boost (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to Small Business Owners who sign up at the sweepstakes page located at www.news12.com/boost and who are 18 years old as of the date of entry. For purposes of the Sweepstakes, a “Small Business Owner” is a legal United States resident residing in the Optimum service areas in Connecticut, New York and New Jersey (the “eligible areas”) who owns their own business. This can be proven through certificates, licenses, tax documents, or any other legal document. Any winner that can not prove that they legally own a business will be disqualified. Employees of Optimum, their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”) and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Optimum, as final and binding as it relates to the content.
3. Sweepstakes Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on or about May 9, 2024, and ending on May 29, 2024. All online entries must be received by May, 29, 2023, 11:59 PM Eastern Time.
4. How to Enter: The Sweepstakes must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided on this Sweepstakes site, located at www.news12.com/boost.The entry must fulfill all sweepstakes requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Optimum. You may enter only once and you must fill in the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Optimum.
5. Prizes: The ARV of the Prize total is up to $4,340. Winners will receive list prizes/approximate retail value. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Optimum to use winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
Prize packages are as follows. If the winner is an existing Optimum Business customer receiving any of the Optimum Business services in the prizing below, Sponsor may elect to substitute the provision of such services with a credit against the winner’s Optimum Business account equal to the value of prize that it already receives as a customer. Prize value remains the same. Winner will also be featured on News 12 in a segment about this sweepstakes.
$1,500.00 in Optimum Media advertising value on our owned and operated properties including cable TV and owned sites online.
Must occur over one finite time period.
Advertising must run by 12/31/24 or will be foreited.
Pricing of advertising will be based on Optimum Media’s then current pricing.
All advertising shall be subject to Optimum Media’s advertising terms and conditions located at https://www.a4media.com/standard-order-terms-and-conditions.
Optimum Business Prizes:
Mobile (unlimited Plan) for 1 year - $540
One-time mobile activation fee - $20
One landline for 1 year - $240
1 Gig internet service for 1 year - $1,680
Tech Support Service for 1 year - $360
Total value for the 1-year period: $4,340 plus taxes and fees. All Optimum Business services are subject to Optimum’s standard terms and conditions for the applicable service, which can be found at https://www.optimum.com/terms-of-service.
6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
7. Winner selection and notification: Winners of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing under the supervision of the Sponsor. Winners will be notified via email to the email address they entered the Sweepstakes with within two (2) days following the winner selection. Optimum shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to winners’ spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for winners’ provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 24 hours from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.
The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
8. Rights Granted by you: By entering this content you understand that Optimum, anyone acting on behalf of Optimum or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation. You also agree to appearing in a News 12 feature story about your participation in the Sweepstakes, and grant News 12 the nonexclusive worldwide right to print, publish, broadcast, distribute and use your name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image and any materials provided by you for purposes of such story in any and all media..
9. Terms: Optimum reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Optimum may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Optimum. Optimum reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.
Optimum has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Optimum reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
By entering the Sweepstakes you agree to receive periodically from Optimum, Optimum Media, News 12 and other Promotion Entities (i) email newsletters and offers, and (ii) product offers by telephone. You can opt-out of receiving email communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter or offer.
By entering the Sweepstakes you agree to receive email newsletters and offers periodically from Optimum, Optimum Media, News 12 and other Promotion Entities. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter or offer.
10. Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless the Promotion Entities and their representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant’s participation in the sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
11. Disputes: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF USA AND NEW YORK WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in NY having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
12. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the News 12 Web Site. To read the Privacy Policy, click here.
13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: News 12, 1 Court Square Long Island City New York 11101. Requests must be received no later than August 5, 2023.
14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is News 12 Networks, LLC, 1 Court Square Long Island City New York 11101.
15. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Youtube, Pinterest, LinkedIn or Google. You understand that you are providing your information to the owner of this Sweepstakes and not to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Youtube, Pinterest, LinkedIn or Google.

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