Video Contest | Plateau

Plateau Video Contest

Contest Summary

  • Send us a video about How you connect with your favorite people, places, TV shows, and moments. Share your favorite Plateau service, from Internet and cable to streaming and more, and tell us what/who/where you love connecting to!
  • Enter as many video testimonials as you desire!
  • Each week (5 weeks) we will select a winner who will receive a $200 Google Play gift card!
  • Send a short video showing us how you stay connected, and share your story with the hashtag #ThanksPlateau for a chance to win one of 5 $200 Google Play gift cards. Winners will be announced weekly.
  • How to enter:
    • You must follow Plateau Telecommunications on Facebook and/or Twitter and share a customer testimonial video privately or using the hashtag #ThanksPlateau.
    • Please see terms and conditions
  • Timing
    • Run over the course of five weeks, Plateau will award a prize and share the winning story each week!
    • Dates
      • Duration: Five weeks
      • Start date: November 1, 2019
      • End date: December 4, 2019
      • Winners announced:
        • Wednesday, November 6, 2019
        • Wednesday, November 13, 2019
        • Wednesday, November 20, 2019
        • Wednesday, November 27, 2019
        • Wednesday, December 4, 2019
  • Prize
    • $200 Google Play card each week (5 total)

Terms and Conditions

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING

  1. Eligibility: The PLATEAU VIDEO Contest (the “Contest”) is open only to legal residents of the United States who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of PLATEAU TELECOMMUNICATIONS and their respective parents, affiliate companies, subsidiaries, Contest agencies, suppliers and members of their immediate families, are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. For purposes of the Contest, "immediate family" is defined as spouses, parents, children, siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of whether they reside in the same household.
  2. Sponsor:
    Plateau, 7111 North Prince Street, PO Box 1947, Clovis, New Mexico 88102
    ("Sponsor")
  3. ENTRY & ELIGIBILITY. The Contest begins on November 1, 2019 and will be ongoing until deemed otherwise by Sponsor (“Offer Period”). To enter the Contest (the “Contest”), participant must share a customer testimonial video privately or using the hashtag #ThanksPlateau. The video must be submitted through one of the following methods: (1) follow contest steps [www.plateautel.com] ; (2) via uploaded video on Facebook or Twitter. Entrants must make sure to include the required hashtag (#ThanksPlateau) in their Facebook or Twitter post caption to complete the entry. No purchase necessary. A purchase or payment of any kind will not increase your chances of winning. Entrants must have a valid and public Facebook or Twitter account to be eligible to enter. No more than one person can enter using the same Facebook and Twitter account. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. The Contest is not sponsored by Facebook or Twitter.

    Participants may enter the contest as many times as they wish and are encouraged to promote their video through various streams, including email, blogging, social networking sites, etc.

  4. Entry Errors: Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, stolen, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible if online service or equipment is interrupted including without limitation (1) interruptions to any network, server, Internet, Web site, telephone, satellite, computer or other connections, (2) failures of any telephone, satellite, hardware, software or other equipment, (3) garbled, misdirected or jumbled transmissions, or traffic congestion, (4) other errors of any kind, whether human, technical, mechanical or electronic, (5) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information or the failure to capture any such information, or (6) printing or typographical errors.
  5. Selection of Winner: Winning photo or video entry will be judged by the Plateau team. Decisions of the Sponsor are final. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. The Prize Winners will be notified via Email, Twitter comment or comment on Facebook within three (3) days after the Contest Period ends. Entrants are responsible for ensuring that their Facebook and Twitter account information is up-to-date and accurate. Prize notices returned as undeliverable will result in the disqualification of the potential prize winner(s) and an alternate winner will be selected. Sponsor’ decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into. The Prize Winner will have forty-eight (48) hours to claim their prize via response to the Email message or comment. If the Prize Winner is discovered to be invalid for any reason prior to delivery of the Prize, or if the Prize Winner cannot be contacted or does not respond within the 48 hour time period, an alternate winner may be selected, at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
  6. Prize/Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): Once confirmed as an official Prize winner, as detailed above, the Prize winner will receive one Google Play card valued at $200.
  7. General Prize Conditions: All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion, and are subject to change. In no event will Sponsor be responsible for awarding more than the prizes stated herein. No transfer, substitution or cash equivalent, in whole or in part, will be permitted, for any prize, except at Sponsor's sole discretion, due to prize unavailability for any reason, and only then for a prize of greater or equal value determined by Sponsor shall be allowed. Prizes are awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied, including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Any and all guarantees and warranties on merchandise prizes are subject to the manufacturer’s terms and conditions, and winners agree to look solely to said manufacturers for any such warranty or guarantee claim. Prize awards are subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these terms of these Official Rules. The actual value of the Prize may vary depending on location of Prize winner’s residence, fluctuations on current market conditions at time of prize fulfillment, and other factors, and any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value, if any, will not be awarded. Prize conditions may be added or modified by companies providing those portions of the Prize. The prize restrictions/conditions stated herein are not all-inclusive. No transfer, substitution or cash equivalent, in whole or in part, will be permitted, except at Sponsor's sole discretion, due to prize unavailability for any reason, and only then for a prize of greater or equal value determined by Sponsor shall be allowed. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prizes, once such are in Prize winner’s possession.
  8. Acceptance of Official Rules: As a condition of entry, participants fully and unconditionally agree to these Official Rules, to the Terms and Conditions of Prize Drawings and to Sponsor's decisions, which are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute the waiver of such provision.
  9. Disputes: In the event of a dispute, the person to whom the Facebook and/or Twitter Name used to enter the Contest was registered will be deemed the winning entrant. Potential winners may be required to show proof of identification in conjunction with prize award/acceptance.
  10. Substitution, Taxes: No assignment or transfer of prizes will be permitted, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. WINNERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OF PRIZES.
  11. Potential Winner(s), Publicity: As a condition of entry, you grant consent to Sponsor, and their respective agents to use your name, likeness, voice, and biographical information for publicity or advertising in any media or manner, without payment, consideration, notice or approval and without geographic or time limitation, except where prohibited by law.
  12. Liability: You agree that Sponsor and their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies and all their advertising and Contest agencies, as well as Facebook, Inc. (the “Released Parties”), will have no liability whatsoever in connection with this Contest and, you shall hold them harmless for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind that you or others may incur as a consequence of your participation in the Contest or your acceptance, use or misuse of the prize. By entering the Contest, entrant explicitly releases, discharges and holds harmless the Sponsor, their successors and assigns and all their respective shareholders, directors, officers and employees, as well as Instagram, Inc., 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 attorneys' fees and/or experts fees and costs, which he/she now has 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 his/her participation in the Contest and the acceptance and use or misuse of the prize. The Released Parties are not responsible for 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 Contest or receipt or use or misuse of the prize.
  13. Conditions of Participants' Conduct: Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate, and/or suspend the Contest and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive or unsportsmanlike manner. In the event that the Contest is terminated early, Sponsor will make the prizes available to be won among all eligible persons who entered prior to the date of termination and notice of such action will be posted on Sponsor’ Website (www.plateautel.com). Without limiting the foregoing, Sponsor may lock out any entrant who, in Sponsor’s sole judgment, has been disqualified, has questionable eligibility or is otherwise ineligible to enter.
  14. Disputes/Choice of Law: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest or the awarding of the prizes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in State of New Mexico (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation, lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"), and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. New Mexico Law, without reference to choice of law rules, governs the Contest and all aspects related thereto.
  15. Indemnification: TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU HEREBY AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND ITS AFFILIATES, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE SHAREHOLDERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, LICENSEES, SUCCESSORS, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS AT ALL TIMES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, ACTIONS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, PROCEEDINGS, COSTS (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND EXPENSES FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED OR CLAIMED TO BE CAUSED, BASED UPON, OR ARISING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF THE PRIZE OR ANY PART OF THE PRIZE, ENTERING THE CONTEST, PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST, OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY OR EVENT.

    In no event shall Sponsor be liable to a winner or entrant for any indirect, incidental, consequential, special or punitive damages of any kind, whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, statutory or any other theory of liability arising from or related to the Contest, or any aspect of winner’s or entrant’s participation in or termination from the Contest as provided herein, even if Sponsor has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall Sponsor be liable to a winner or entrant for any amount with respect to winner’s or entrant’s participation in or disqualification from the Contest, or from the termination or cancellation of the Contest. To the extent permitted by law, the rights to litigate, seek injunctive relief or to any other recourse to judicial or any other procedure in case of disputes or claims resulting from or related to the Contest are hereby excluded, and you expressly waive any and all such rights.

  16. General: If any section, provision, term or clause shall be held or found to be unenforceable or invalid by a court decision, statute, rule or otherwise, the remaining provisions shall not be affected thereby and shall continue in full force and effect and such provision may be modified or severed from these Rules to the extent necessary to make such provision enforceable and consistent with the remainder of these Rules. This contest is governed by the laws of the State of New Mexico, United States. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. By entering and participating in the contest, you agree to be bound by these Rules and by Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding on all matters relating to the contest. Entrants are required to provide accurate, valid and truthful information at all times. Sponsor will reject and delete any Entry that it discovers to be false, fraudulent, illegal or deceptive and will disqualify any entrant who tampers with the Entry process, the operation of the contest, or is otherwise in violation of the Rules. Sponsor is not responsible for electronic transmission errors which result in the omission, interruption, deletion, defect, destruction, alteration, and/or delay of any Entry. Sponsor is not responsible for any technical, network, electronic, computer, hardware and/or software malfunction, problem, incompatibility, congestion or failure of any kind. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Contest at any time, in its sole discretion, if the contest is not capable of completion as planned, including without limitation, the lack of Entry submissions, incomplete Entries, computer viruses, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort, without notice. Upon cancellation or termination of the contest for any reason, Sponsor shall have no obligation to award prizes or compensation of any kind.

By submitting an Entry and participating in the contest, you represent and warrant that (i) your Entry is original and that you are the sole and exclusive owner and rights holder of the submitted Entry, or you have obtained the necessary permission to include the Entry in the contest, and that you have the right and authority to submit the Entry in the contest; (ii) your Entry does not violate any third party intellectual property or proprietary rights; and (iii) you are otherwise not in violation of any applicable laws, rules and/or regulations.

By submitting an Entry and participating in the contest, you agree and hereby grant Sponsor and its affiliates permission to use, copy, modify, publish, and/or reproduce your Entry, including but not limited to your name, likeness, image, story and videos or photos, for any purpose, including but not limited to marketing, media, editorial, commercial, advertising, promotional and/or publicity purposes, in any form of media anywhere in the world, without further compensation to you. You also agree to participate in any marketing, media, editorial, commercial, advertising, promotional and/or publicity activity related to the Contest.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU HEREBY AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND ITS AFFILIATES, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE SHAREHOLDERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, LICENSEES, SUCCESSORS, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS AT ALL TIMES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, ACTIONS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, PROCEEDINGS, COSTS (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND EXPENSES FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED OR CLAIMED TO BE CAUSED, BASED UPON, OR ARISING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF THE PRIZE OR ANY PART OF THE PRIZE, ENTERING THE CONTEST, PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST, OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY OR EVENT.

In no event shall Sponsor be liable to a winner or entrant for any indirect, incidental, consequential, special or punitive damages of any kind, whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, statutory or any other theory of liability arising from or related to the Contest, or any aspect of winner’s or entrant’s participation in or termination from the CONTEST as provided herein, even if Sponsor has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall Sponsor be liable to a winner or entrant for any amount with respect to winner’s or entrant’s participation in or disqualification from the CONTEST, or from the termination or cancellation of the CONTEST. To the extent permitted by law, the rights to litigate, seek injunctive relief or to any other recourse to judicial or any other procedure in case of disputes or claims resulting from or related to the Contest are hereby excluded, and you expressly waive any and all such rights.

If any section, provision, term or clause shall be held or found to be unenforceable or invalid by a court decision, statute, rule or otherwise, the remaining provisions shall not be affected thereby and shall continue in full force and effect and such provision may be modified or severed from these Rules to the extent necessary to make such provision enforceable and consistent with the remainder of these Rules.

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