PROMOTION DESCRIPTION: The Protect, Inc. – Learfield | IMG College Super Fan Promotion (the “Promotion”) begins on or about August 29th, 2019 at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on November 1, 2019 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (the "Promotion Period").  Participation in the Promotion does not constitute participation in any other promotion, contest or sweepstakes.  By participating in the Promotion, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Protecht, Inc. 3424 Via Oporto, Suite 204, Newport Beach, CA 92663 (“Sponsor”) and Learfield Communications, LLC, d/b/a Learfield IMG College 2400 Dallas Parkway, Suite 500, Plano, Texas 75093 (“LIMGC”), which shall be final and binding in all respects.

ELIGIBILITY:  Only legal United States residents residing in the fifty (50) United States and Washington D.C. who are eighteen (18) years of age or older (except residents of Alabama and Nebraska, nineteen (19) years of age or older) are eligible to participate. Employees, officers and directors of Sponsor, LIMGC,  and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), high school athletes and the immediate family members and coaches, and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Promotion.  Promotion is void where prohibited by law.

HOW IT WORKS: During the Promotion Period, eligible entrants will have the opportunity to win the Super Fan Prize by logging into his or her Instagram or Twitter account and posting a photograph of the entrant demonstrating his or her Super fandom, meaning how an entrant supports the college football team, as well as a description of his or her fandom of the football team.  Limit of one (1) entry per entrant per school. An entrant must post his or her photograph from a public Instagram or Twitter account and must be a follower of @FanShield and hashtag #FanShieldSuperFan when he or she submits his or her entry and for the duration of the sweepstakes period purposes to be eligible to win/claim a prize as set forth herein.   

By submitting an Entry, each Entrant agrees that his or her Entry complies with these Official Rules. In addition, by submitting an Entry, Entrant hereby grants permission for the Entry, including the Entrant's Instagram or Twitter handle, to be posted on the Sponsor's website or other website for public view. The posting of an entry on Sponsor's website or any other website for public view does not affect an Entrant's opportunity to win the sweepstakes. Entries may not contain any offensive or vulgar language nor depict any pornographic or illegal act. Any entries containing such language or any other inappropriate content, as determined by the   in its sole and absolute discretion, will be considered ineligible and will not be part of the Promotion. In addition to the foregoing, each Entrant also agrees that the Promotion Entities may disqualify the Entrant from the Promotion if the Promotion Entities believe, in their sole and absolute discretion, that an Entry fails in any other way to comply with these Official Rules. If the Promotion Entities reject any Entry, such Entry will be disqualified and will not be considered a valid Entry. 

Uploading an Entry constitutes Entrant's consent to give the Promotion Entities a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, create derivative works from, and display the Entry in whole or in part in any form, media or technology now know or later developed, on a worldwide basis, and to incorporate it into other works, including for promotional or marketing purposes. If requested, Entrant must sign any documentation that may be required for the Promotion Entities or their designees to make use of the non-exclusive rights Entrant is granting to use the Entry.

An Entrant may use only one (1) Instagram/ Twitter account to enter. Entrants attempting to use multiple Instagram/Twitter accounts, or identities may be disqualified, at the Promotion Entities’ sole discretion. Entries received from any individual in excess of the stated limitation will be void.

This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram or Twitter. Use of Instagram or Twitter will be subject to that service provider's privacy policy and terms of use. 

Each entry:

  • Must include a photograph that demonstrates the Entrant's interpretation of his or her "fandom";

  • Must be in English;

  • Must not exceed 140 characters;

  • Must be the original creation of the contestant and not include any images or artwork not created by the contestant;

  • Must not have been submitted in any other contest and must not have won any type of previous recognition and/or award;

  • Must not have been previously published or produced in any fashion in any public forum or media;

  • Must not contain content that infringes on the intellectual property rights (including any copyright, trademark or publicity rights) of any third party;

  • Must be suitable for publication as determined at the sole and absolute discretion of the Promotion Entities;

  • Must not promote the illegal use of drugs or tobacco, firearms/weapons or any activities that may be construed as dangerous, illegal, or in violation of any law;

  • Must not include religion or religious themes, obscenity, profanity, racist themes or material that is sexually oriented or comments regarding sexual orientation, or comments that are explicit or suggestive or exploit people in a sexual or violent manner;

  • Must not feature any individual other than the contestant, including but not limited to, any identifiable person in the photograph other than the Entrant;

  • Must not in any way, either visibly or otherwise, violate any trademark laws;

  • Must not contain any viruses, spyware, malware, or other malicious components that are designed to harm the functionality of a computer in any way; and

  • Must not contain material that is (or promotes conduct that is) unlawful, in violation of, or contrary to the laws or regulations in any jurisdiction where Entry is created;

Modifications of an existing work does not qualify an Entry as original. Once submitted, an Entry cannot be deleted, canceled, or modified. Entries that appear to duplicate any other previously submitted Entries, in the Promotion Entities’ sole discretion, will be void and only the first Entry submitted (based on time/date) will be included in the Promotion.

Eligible entries submitted into the contest will automatically be entered into the sweepstakes.  At the conclusion of the Promotion Period, on or about November 2, 2019, winners will be selected randomly, from all eligible entries received during the entire promotion period.  One winner will be randomly selected for each school listed below.  

Participation must be by the participant and only as directed in these Official Rules.  Participation by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any website or other platform, including but not limited to commercial promotion subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Promotion.  The use of any device to automate the entry process is prohibited and will lead to disqualification .In the event of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, entry will be deemed completed by the authorized account holder of the email address provided at time of registration. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, wireless carrier, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

NOTIFICATION OF WINNER:  On or about November 5, 2019, each winner will be notified via direct message on Instagram or Twitter from the @FanShield account with further instructions on how to claim the sweepstakes prize.  Winners must respond to the direct message within two (2) calendar days from the date it is sent to the potential winners, or the prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. In the event that a potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines the prize, or if no response to an email notification, or any other winner notification is not received within the stated time period, or Sponsors are unable to contact the potential winner within two (2) calendar days of the date of initial notification on Instagram or Twitter, the potential winner, may, at the Sponsor's sole discretion, be disqualified and the prize he or she may have been entitled to will be forfeited. If a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, an alternate winner will be selected randomly. 

PRIZES/OFFERS/ODDS:  During the Promotional Period, the following Super Fan Prize will be awarded at each school listed below.

  • Two (2) single game tickets to final home game

  • Two (2) pre-game hospitality passes 

  • Two (2) pre-game on field passes


The approximate total value of all prizes is $500.  The odds of winning any prize are dependent upon the total number of entries received.  

GENERAL PRIZE/OFFER CONDITIONS: Any prize/offer winner shall be solely responsible for all federal, state, and/or local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof, and for any other fees or costs associated with the applicable prize/offer.  Prizes/offers will be delivered to winners within approximately fifteen (15) business days of verification of eligibility.

RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND PUBLICITY: By entering, all entrants agree to be contacted by the Sponsor regarding upcoming promotions. All entrants and prize winner and their respective families consent to the use of their names, photographs, likenesses and limited biographical information for publicity or advertising purposes without further compensation, where permitted by law. All entrants release LIMGC, Sponsor and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, franchisees, officers, directors, partners, equity holders, agents, employees, and all others associated with the development and execution of this Promotion (collectively, the "Released Parties"), from any and all liability with respect to, or in any way arising from, this Promotion and/or acceptance or use of the prize, including liability for personal injury, damages, death or monetary loss.  The Released Parties assume no responsibility for any injury, loss or damage to entrants' or to any other person's computer relating to, or resulting from, entering or downloading any information or software in connection with this Promotion. The Released Parties are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or late, failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Promotion, or by any human or other errors that may occur in connection with this Promotion. 

Entrants give the Released Parties permission to use their name, likeness, image, voice, and/or appearance as such may be embodied in any pictures, photos, video recordings, audiotapes, digital images, and the like (collectively, "Images"), taken or made in connection with entrants' participation in the Promotion, and to modify, reproduce, display or otherwise disseminate such Images, in whole or in part. Entrants agree that the Released Parties have complete ownership of such Images including the entire copyright therein, and may use such Images for any and all purposes, including but not limited to using the Images in illustrations, bulletins, videotapes, reprints, reproductions, publications, advertisements, and any promotional materials in any medium now known or later developed, including the Internet, and entrants will take no action to challenge or object to the validity of such ownership. Entrants acknowledge that they will not receive any compensation for the use of such Images and hereby release and discharge the Released Parties from any and all claims which arise out of or are in any way connected with the use, display, dissemination or exploitation of the Images, including but not limited to any claims for defamation, violation of moral or artistic rights and/or any right of privacy or publicity. 

GENERAL RULES: The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, illegible, late, delayed or misdirected mail or email or other communications, or for any error in the printing or interpretation of the offer, the administration of the Promotion, or in any announcement of the winner or prizes. In no event will Sponsor or LIMGC be liable for more than the stated number of prizes. No cash substitutions for prizes will be permitted and prizes are non-refundable and non-transferable except at sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor and LIMGC reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Promotion, in its entirety or in part, should tampering, unauthorized intervention, counterfeiting, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond Sponsor’s or LIMGC’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Promotion. Sponsor and LIMGC reserve the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion, to be acting in violation of the Official Rules or any laws, or to be attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception, misappropriation, infringement, or any other unfair playing practices, poor sportsmanship, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrants or Sponsor or LIMGC representatives. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONOSR AND LIMGC RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. 

INDEMNIFICATION: By entering this Promotion, you as entrant also agree to release, hold harmless and indemnify LIMGC and Sponsor from and against any and all claims arising directly or indirectly from or in connection with entrant's participation in the Promotion. 

APPLICABLE LAWS AND JURISDICTION: Issues concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of the State of California. All disputes arising out of or connected with this Promotion will be resolved individually, and without resort to class action, exclusively by a state or federal court located in the State of California. Should there be a conflict between the laws of the State of California and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the State of California. All judgments or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket damages (excluding attorneys' fees) associated with participation in this Promotion and shall not include any indirect, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages.

ABBREVIATED RULES: Promotion open to legal residents of the United States 18 years of age & older at time of entry (19 in Nebraska and Alabama). Promotion begins at 12:00:00 am MST on August 29, 2019 and ends at 11:59:59 pm MST on November 1, 2019. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. 

WINNERS’ NAMES:  Any legally required winners’ list may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:  Learfield | IMG College Super Fan Promotion – 2400 Dallas Parkway Suite 500 Plano, TX 75093. All such requests must be received within six (6) weeks after the end of the Promotional Period.