The Nathan Hochman California Justice Experience begins 4/20/2022. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Open to legal residents of the state of California who are of majority age as of the start of the promotion. Paid for by Nathan Hochman for Attorney General 2022, visit https://experience.nathanhochman.com/experience-rules. Please direct any questions to info@nathanhochman.com.

 

NATHAN HOCHMAN CALIFORNIA JUSTICE EXPEIRENCE

OFFICIAL RULES

 

NO DONATION, PURCHASE, OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A DONATION DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING A PRIZE. DO NOT PARTICIPATE IF YOU DO NOT RESIDE IN THE UNITED STATES OR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.  SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS.

 

  1. GENERAL: The Nathan Hochman California Justice Experience (the “Experience“) is sponsored by Nathan Hochman for Attorney General 2022 (“Nathan Hochman” or “Sponsor“).  The administrators of the Experience are  vAtom, Inc. (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Administrators“). The Experience is subject to these Official Rules and to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

 

  1. PROMOTION PERIOD: The Experience begins 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 20, 2022 and ends at a to-be-determined date of the Sponsor’s and Administrator’s choosing (the “Promotion Period”). Eligible participants will be able to register for the Experience at any time during the Promotion Period. Administrators’ computer is the official time-keeping device for the Experience.

 

  1. ELIGIBILITY: The Experience is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who, as of the start of the Promotion Period, are the age of majority or older in their state of residence (19+ in AL and NE, 18+ in all other states). Do not enter if you are not located in the United States or District of Columbia at the time of entry. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Participation in the Experience is strictly voluntary and shall not constitute compensable work time. 

  1. HOW TO ENTER: During the Promotion Period, eligible participants (“you” or “your”) may enter the Experience by visiting experience.nathanhochman.com (the “Website”) on any internet-connected device and filling out the on-screen registration form using your email address. Once completed, you will receive an email at the email address, or a text message at the mobile number, provided on the registration form, which will contain a code to return to the Website and enter to confirm registration. Normal internet access or device usage charges imposed by mobile carriers may apply to registrations submitted via your personal mobile device. Messaging and data rates apply to internet access via mobile devices, which shall be your sole responsibility. The authorized account holder of the mobile number or email address indicated on the entry form will be deemed to be the participant who entered.  The authorized account holder of a mobile number or email address shall mean the natural person assigned to such account by the access provider, service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning the mobile number or email addresses for the network or domain associated with such account. The Experience Entities are not liable for any lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, undelivered, or destroyed game play entries, regardless of cause or the person responsible, including, but not limited to, any problem or technical malfunction of any computer, online system, or server or technical problem. Any form of entry other than those provided in this section is void.

 

  1. DETERMINATION OF WINNER: Once registered, participants will use a personal mobile device or tablet to participate in a variety of digital experiences.
  • Answer & Earn: Participants will answer multiple-choice question quizzes about Nathan Hochman, the California attorney general, and justice issues in California. Participants will receive 10 points for completing each quiz regardless of whether they answer the question correctly. Once completing a quiz, they will unlock the ability to engage in the next quiz. Administrators may add more quizzes at any time.
  • Find & Earn: Participants will search, find, and collect digital Nathan Hochman yard signs that are placed throughout the United States in augmented reality, with the opportunity to achieve Level 1 and win 10 points by collecting 5 red yard signs, to achieve Level 2 and win 20 points by collecting 5 white yard signs, to achieve Level 3 and win 30 points by collecting 5 blue yard signs, to achieve Level 4 and win 40 points by collecting 5 silver yard signs, and to achieve Level 5 and win 50 points by collecting 5 gold yard signs (“game play”).
  • Watch & Earn: Participants will watch animated political cartoons on their device, with the opportunity to earn 10 points for watching each cartoon.
  • Voice & Earn: Participants will have the opportunity to share their opinion on specific questions asked by the Sponsor. For sharing their opinion, they’ll receive 50 points.
  • Share & Earn: Participants can share a link for others to sign up for the Expeirence via social networks, text or email. Each time a participant shares a link to the Experience they’ll earn 10 points.

The Administrator reserves the right to add new experiences to those stated above and to add new levels or opportunities for earning points at any time. All game play must be completed during the Promotion Period. All game play becomes the property of Administrators. Use of bots, computer scripts or programs and other automatic methods of game play are prohibited and will void your eligibility to win a prize.

 

  1. PRIZES: Participants can win prizes in the following ways:
  • Answer & Earn: Once participants have completed all quizzes, they’ll receive a limited edition California Bear digital print and non-fungible token (NFT).
  • Find & Earn: Once participants have completed all quizzes, they’ll receive a unique limited edition California Bear digital print and non-fungible token (NFT).
  • Watch & Earn: Once participants have watched all animated cartoons, they’ll receive a unique limited edition California Bear digital print and non-fungible token (NFT).
  • Voice & Earn: Once participants have shared their input to all the Sponsor’s questions, they’ll receive a unique limited edition California Bear digital print and non-fungible token (NFT).
  • Share & Earn: Once 10 or more people have signed up for the Experience using a link shared by the participant, they’ll receive a unique limited edition California Bear digital print and non-fungible token (NFT).

Each prize will be a different California Bear digital print. Administrators reserve the right to select which specific NFT each participant receives. Participants cannot request a specific NFT.

Grand Prize: The grand prize will only be eligible for participants who reside in California. The 10 grand prize-elgiible participants who earn the most total points during the Promotion Period will win a Ring Security Alarm bundle.

 

  1. CLAIMING THE PRIZE: All potential Winners are subject to confirmation, verification of eligibility by Administrators, and compliance with these Official Rules in Administrator’s sole discretion. If selected as a Winner, you will receive an email from the Sponsor notifying you that you are a winner and asking for a shipping address. If the potential Winner is deemed by Administrators to be ineligible or not to have complied with these Official Rules then the prize will be forfeited by the potential Winner. Administrators will endeavor to deliver the prize within thirty (30) days of the receipt of a shipping address from the Winners. Administrators will deliver digital prizes to the verified Winner’s email address on file with the Administrators. For physical prizes, Experience Entities are not responsible for any undelivered or stolen packages, or for any emails, messages or any other communications, including but not limited to those that are not received because of the potential Winner’s privacy or spam filter settings that may divert any email, message or other Experience related email to a spam or junk folder.   

 

  1. TAXES: Winners are solely responsible for any and all federal, state, municipal and local taxes, fees and other government assessments associated with receipt and use of a prize or participation in this Expeirence.  Federal and state withholding laws are subject to change without notice. The withholding laws in effect at the time the prize is claimed will be followed, and Winners may be issued an Internal Revenue Service Form W-2G or Form 1099 by Administrators (if required), which the Winner will be required to sign at a time and in a manner determined by Administrators in their discretion.

 

  1. GENERAL 
  • Administrators reserves the right in their discretion to disqualify any participant who: (i) tampers or attempts to tamper with the operation of the Experience, including the entry process or the Website; (ii) violates the Official Rules; or (iii) acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR PLATFORM, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE EXPERIENCE, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, ADMINISTRATORS (AS APPLICABLE) RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
  • Experience Entities are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Website users, human error, tampering, hacking or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Experience and assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission (including availability or accessibility of the internet), incompatibility, communications failure, theft, loss or destruction of entries, nor for the failure to capture an entry or other information. Experience Entities are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s phone, tablet, computer or other device related to or resulting from downloading materials from or use of any Website or otherwise as a result of your participation in the Experience. If, for any reason, the Experience or any element thereof is not capable of running as planned by reason of, but not limited to, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, force majeure, technical or other failures or errors, or any other causes similar or dissimilar which Administrators deem, in their opinion, could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Experience or any element thereof, Experience Entities reserve the right at their discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Experience or any element thereof and select Winners from non-suspect, eligible entries received prior to the action or as otherwise may be deemed fair and equitable by Administrators. In the event of any discrepancy, ambiguity, inconsistency, printing or any other error or miscommunication in any communications, announcements, advertising or promotional materials relating to this Experience, these Official Rules shall govern. Experience Entities shall have no responsibility or obligation to a potential Winner who is ineligible for the prize, or is unable to or who does not accept the prize, for any reason.
  • During game play, please be aware of your surroundings and play safely. You agree that your play and participation in the Experience is at your own risk. While participating in the Experience, you also agree not to violate any applicable laws, inflict emotional distress on other people, humiliate other people (publicly or otherwise), assault or threaten other people, enter onto private property without permission, operate heavy machinery, impersonate any other person or misrepresent your affiliation, title, or authority, or otherwise engage in any activity that may result in injury, death, property damage, or liability of any kind.
  • Prizes are awarded “as is” without any express or implied warranty or guarantee from Experience Entities, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Only the prizes as described herein are available to be awarded, and in no event will the Experience Entities be responsible for awarding more or different prizes than stated herein. Prizes cannot be assigned, transferred, or substituted, except by Administrators who may, at their discretion, substitute a prize or any part thereof with a prize of equal or greater value. Prizes are not redeemable for cash; any difference between the actual value and ARV of the prize will not be awarded as cash, or otherwise unless otherwise stated.

 

  1. PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Experience, you grant (and agree to confirm that grant in writing, if necessary) the Experience Entities the right to use your name, biographical information, likeness, image, voice, and statements for promotion, trade, commercial, and publicity purposes, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, including television, internet and social media, worldwide, without notice, review or approval and without additional compensation except where prohibited by law.[PJ(-X17]

 

  1. PRIVACY: The account created and used to participate in the Experience is created through vAtom, Inc. (“vAtom”), and any information submitted by you and collected by vAtom in connection with the Experience will be subject to vAtom’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, and will be shared with State Farm. Any such information received by the Sponsor will be treated in accordance with these Official Rules and the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, which may be amended from time to time and is currently located at https://www.nathanhochman.com/privacy. The Sponsor does not control vAtom’s collection and or use of your information.

 

  1. INDEMNIFICATION AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY: BY PARTICIPATING, YOU AGREE TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE EXPERIENCE ENTITIES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT, AFFILIATES AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, MANAGERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS (“RELEASED PARTIES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL ALLEGED OR ACTUAL CLAIMS, CAUSES OF ACTION, DEMANDS, LOSSES, SETTLEMENTS, LIABILITIES AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER EXISTING NOW OR ARISING IN THE FUTURE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BODILY INJURY, PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, DISABILITY AND PROPERTY DAMAGE, VIOLATION OF PROPRIETARY, PUBLICITY, PRIVACY OR ANY OTHER RIGHT), COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES, COURT COSTS, SETTLEMENT AND DISBURSEMENTS) DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ARISING OUT OF USE OF YOUR ENTRY INTO THE EXPERIENCE IN WHOLE OR IN PART, THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF A PRIZE, PARTICIPATION IN ANY EXPERIENCE OR PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY, ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE, OR OTHER PARTICIPATION IN THIS EXPERIENCE .By entering or accepting a prize, you covenant to the fullest extent permitted by law not to sue any Released Party or cause them to be sued regarding any matter released above, and not to disaffirm, limit or rescind this release. A waiver by one or more of the Experience Entities of any term in these Official Rules does not constitute a waiver of any other provision. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW CERTAIN LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE FOREGOING MAY NOT APPLY TO EVERY PARTICIPANT. Any provision adjudged to be invalid shall be struck from these Official Rules and the remainder shall continue in full force and effect.

 

  1. FORCE MAJEURE: Experience Entities shall not be liable to participants, a potential or verified Winner or any other person or entity for failure to execute the Experience, or supply a prize or any part thereof, by reason of any act of God, any action, regulation, order or request by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action, regulation, order or request proves to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist act, cyber-attack, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, epidemics, pandemics, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, cancellation or delay of any event, or any similar or dissimilar event beyond their reasonable control.

 

  1. DISCLAIMERS: Experience Entities are not responsible for lost, late, or misdirected entries, or telecommunication or hardware or software failures, including by reason of any bug or computer virus or other failure.  Experience Entities may cancel, modify, or terminate the Experience (including winner selection and prizes) without prior notice if it is not capable of completion as planned, including by reason of infection of computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, force majeure or technical difficulties of any kind.

 

  1. ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION; ARBITRATION] : To the extent permitted by law and excluding any participants residing or working within the States of California, New Jersey or New York, any disputes relating to the terms of these Official Rules or the breach thereof, or connected with the Experience or the prizes awarded, shall be submitted to binding arbitration in Los Angeles, CA in accordance with the Commercial Arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association (the “AAA”). Each party agrees that any dispute resolution proceedings will be conducted only on an individual basis and not in a class, consolidated or representative action. Each party hereby waives the right to participate in any class action, whether in court or arbitration. In the event that either party desires to arbitrate any such dispute, such party shall so notify the other party and the parties shall endeavor in good faith, for a period of 30 days, to resolve such dispute without arbitration.  In the event that the parties cannot resolve the dispute within such 30 day period, then within 10 days thereafter, the parties shall jointly designate a single arbitrator to hear the dispute, or, if the parties are unable to jointly select an arbitrator, an arbitrator shall be chosen according to the rules of the AAA.  The arbitration, including the rendering of the award, shall take place in Los Angeles, CA and shall be the exclusive forum for resolving such dispute, controversy or claim.  The decision of the arbitrator shall be final and binding upon the parties hereto.  The decision of the arbitrator shall be executory, and judgment thereon may be entered by any court of competent jurisdiction. If for any reason a claim proceeds in court rather than in arbitration, each party waives any right to a jury trial, excluding in any civil matters brought within the States of California, New Jersey or New York.

 

  1. SEVERABILITY: The invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall in no way affect the validity, legality, or enforceability of any other provision hereof. Any invalid, illegal, or unenforceable provision shall be deemed severed from these Official Rules and the balance of these Official Rules shall be construed and enforced as if these Official Rules did not contain such invalid, illegal, or unenforceable provision.

 

  1. WINNERS’ LIST: To obtain a list of Winners, send an email to info@nathanhochman.com within thirty (30) days of the end of the Promotion Period. The email should contain the following phrase in the “subject” field: Nathan Hochman California Justice Experience.