Lyft Drive to the MLB® PostseasonTM Sweepstakes

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, AND NO ENTRY FEE, PAYMENT, OR 

PROOF OF PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. THIS 

SWEEPSTAKES IS OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES (EXCLUDING ITS 

TERRITORIES, COMMONWEALTHS, AND POSSESSIONS) AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 

WHO, ON THE DATE OF ENTRY ARE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. (VOID 

WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. FOR PERSONS WHO ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES, THESE 

RULES GOVERN ALL ASPECTS OF PARTICIPATION AND PRIZE AWARD.

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or in association with, Apple, 

Inc., any MLB Entity or person or other entity, including any third party, other than the Sponsor (as 

defined below). All entry data provided online is provided to Sponsor and not to Facebook. This 

Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.

This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Lyft, Inc. (the “Sponsor” or “Lyft”), who may be contacted by email at 

support@lyft.com, or by mail at 548 Market Street #68514, San Francisco, California 94104. 

2. Sweepstakes Period and Description of Sweepstakes.

The Lyft Drive to the MLB Postseason Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) shall commence at 12:00 am 

Eastern Time (“ET”) on October 10, 2014, (the “Start Date”) and will continue through 12:01 am ET on 

October 13, 2014 (the “End Date”). The period from the Start Date to the End Date shall be known as the 

“Sweepstakes Period.” Notice of Sweepstakes will be posted on Sponsor’s Sweepstakes webpage located 

at: http://blog.lyft.com/mlb-postseason-driver-sweepstakes/ (the “Sweepstakes Page”). 

 3. Winner Determination and Requirements.

All eligible participants (“Participants”) entering the Sweepstakes must comply with all terms and 

conditions of these Rules. During the Sweepstakes Period, Participants may make one (1) entry by 

(i) being an authorized Lyft driver and in good standing (“Driver”) which requires without limitation, 

that you have (A) agreed to and executed the Lyft Terms of Serive, (B) satisfactorily completed your 

background check, and (C) agreed to the Lyft privacy policy; (ii) maintain a 90% acceptance rating on 

the Lyft Platform during the Sweepstakes Period, and (iii) complete a minimum of one (1) Qualified 

Trip using the Lyft Platform, pursuant to all terms and conditions applicable thereto, in the City of San 

Francisco or Kansas City. A “Qualified Trip” means a trip between the hours of 9pm to midnight (local 

time) on October 10 or 11, 12:01am to 2am (local time) on October 11 or 12, or 10am to 1pm (local time) 

on October 11 or 12. Lyft’s computer is the official timekeeping device for entry in the Sweepstakes. 

Participants may only enter once. Participants may also enter by mailing in to Sponsor’s address (548 

Market Street #68514, San Francisco, California 94104) one (1) three by five (3 x 5) postcard with their 

name, phone number, email address, city of residence, and the identification of the Sweepstakes Mail-
in entries must be postmarked by October 13, 2014, and received by Sponsor by October 14, 2014, to be 

eligible. Mail-in entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

3.1 The potential winners of the Sweepstakes will be selected by random drawing on or about twenty-
four (24) hours prior to the applicable 2014 MLB Postseason game (each, a “Drawing Date”) beginning 

with the MLB Postseason game scheduled to be played on October 13, 2014, from among all eligible 

entries received as of the applicable Drawing Date. There will be four (4) Drawing Dates/Winners/Prizes, 

with there being one (1) Winner per Drawing Date. Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance 

with the terms of these Official Rules, the potential winners will be declared the official winners of the 

Sweepstakes (each, a “Winner” and collectively, the “Winners”). Odds of winning depend on the total 

number of eligible entries received as of the applicable Drawing Date. The purchase of any goods or 

services will not increase any Participant’s chances of winning. All non-winning eligible entries from one 

Drawing Date will carry-over and remain eligible for each subsequent Drawing Date, if any. Limit one (1) 

Prize per person, family or household.

3.2 Each Winner will be notified by phone and/or email within twenty-four (24) hours of the start time 

of their Prize postseason game. In order to claim the Prize, the Winner must notify and confirm with the 

Sponsor in writing his/her acceptance of the Prize by no later than thirty (30) minutes after notification 

was given. Any failure of the Winner to notify and communicate acceptance will result in forfeiture of 

the Prize and an alternate potential winner may be selected at the Sponsor’s sole discretion by random 

drawing from among all remaining eligible entries received as of the applicable Drawing Date. If a 

potential winner cannot be contacted or for any reason fails to claim the Prize within thirty (30) minutes 

of notification, the potential winner forfeits the Prize. In the event that a potential winner forfeits or is 

disqualified for any reason, an alternate potential winner will be selected by random drawing from among 

all remaining eligible entries received as of the applicable Drawing Date. 

3.3 Each Winner is solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and other fees associated with 

his or her receipt and use of a Prize. No substitution, assignment or transfer of Prizes is permitted, except 

by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a Prize with another prize of greater or equal value 

if Prize cannot be awarded as stated. The Sponsor will withhold and/or report taxes as required by the 

applicable law of the Sponsor’s jurisdiction and the Winner’s jurisdiction. All decisions of the Sponsor 

regarding the Sweepstakes and the application of these Rules are final and binding. 

3.4 The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States (excluding its territories, 

commonwealths, or possessions) and the District of Columbia Territory”) who are twenty-one (21) years 

of age or older at the time of entry. The officers, directors and employees of the MLB Entities (defined 

below), Sponsor, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising, promotional and judging agencies, 

persons engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for these Sweepstakes, 

and the immediate family members (grandparent, parent, child, sibling, and spouse of each) of and/

or persons living in the same household as such individuals (whether related or not) are not eligible to 

participate. The “MLB Entities” shall mean the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball (“BOC”), its 

Bureaus, Committees, Subcommittees and Councils, the Major League Baseball Clubs (“Clubs”), MLB 

Advanced Media, L.P., (“MLBAM” or MLB.com”) Major League Baseball Enterprises, Inc., Major 

League Baseball Properties, Inc., each of their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related entities, any entity 

which, now or in the future, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with the Clubs or 

the BOC and the owners, general and limited partners, shareholders, directors, officers, employees and 

agents of the foregoing entities. The Sponsor’s officers, directors, employees, agents or representatives 

are not responsible for entries from persons residing, or physically located, outside the Territory. By 

participating, each Participant agrees to abide by these Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are 

final and binding in all respects.

3.5 If the Sponsor does not already have one on file, each potential winner must sign and return to the 

Sponsor a completed Form W9 (“W-9”) for tax reporting purposes, in order to claim his/her prize. Any 

potential winner notification returned as undeliverable will result in forfeiture of the prize and an alternate 

potential winner may be selected at the Sponsor’s sole discretion by random drawing from among all 

remaining eligible entries received as of the applicable Drawing Date. If a potential winner cannot be 

contacted, fails to sign and return the W-9 and any other requested documents within the required time 

period, fails to provide the Sponsor with satisfactory proof of age, identity and residency, fails to provide 

any required additional information upon the Sponsor’s request, or the Prize is returned as undelivered, 

such potential winner forfeits the Prize. In the event that a potential winner forfeits or is disqualified 

for any reason, an alternate potential winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all 

remaining eligible entries received as of the applicable Drawing Date. Information collected from 

Participant is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy available at www.lyft.com/privacy. By entering 

these Sweepstakes, each Participant agrees that he or she has reviewed and accepts the Sponsor’s Privacy 

One (1) Participant will be chosen as the Winner for each Drawing Date. Each prize (“Prize”) is two 

(2) tickets for Winner and one (1) guest to one (1) 2014 MLB Postseason game scheduled to be played 

on the date determined by Sponsor at its sole discretion. There will be four (4) total Prizes. Each 

Prize is valued at within an approximate range of ($85) USD to ($200) USD. Sponsor may notify 

each Winner of the value of the particular Prize on the Prize (tickets) themselves or otherwise in 

writing. TRANSPORTATION TO/FROM THE GAME AND LODGING AND PARKING NOT 

INCLUDED. Seat locations at the game shall be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Winners’ 

companions must be of legal age of majority in their jurisdictions of residence (and at least twenty-one 

(21) years of age). Major League Baseball game, event and exhibition dates and times are determined 

in the sole discretion of the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and/or the applicable Major League 

Baseball Club, as applicable, and may be subject to change. The terms and conditions of the tickets 

awarded as part of any Prize will govern in the event a legal game, event or exhibition, as defined by 

Major League Baseball, is not played due to weather conditions, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil 

disturbance or any other reason. Each Winner and his/her guest(s) agree to comply with all applicable 

ballpark regulations in connection with the Prize. Sponsor and the applicable MLB Entities reserve 

the right to remove or to deny entry to any Winner and/or his/her guest(s) who engage(s) in a non-
sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person 

at the game, event or exhibition. Released Parties (defined below) will not be responsible for weather 

conditions, Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster 

outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of any Major League Baseball 

game, event or exhibition. Major League Baseball game, event and exhibition tickets awarded as prizes 

may not be resold or offered for resale. Any such resale may result in disqualification and Prize forfeiture, 

and may invalidate the license granted by the game ticket(s).

5. Publicity Release. 

By participating in this Sweepstakes each Participant agrees that Lyft may film and photograph Winner 

and record such Winner’s voice and image, including any performance or recitation or delivery of any 

creative work (the “Material”). Each Winner acknowledges that Lyft will be the sole and exclusive 

owner of the Material and that Lyft and the MLB Entities may edit the Material as they see fit and use the 

Material or any part of it throughout the world in all media now known or hereafter devised, an unlimited 

number of times in perpetuity without payment of any compensation or further permission or notice. To 

the extent that ownership rights in the Material do not automatically vest in Lyft, Winner hereby assigns 

to Lyft all present and future right, title and interest in all proprietary rights, including but not limited 

to copyright, whether now known or in the future created, throughout the world in the Material. Each 

Winner agrees to waive for the benefit of Lyft and all assignees, licensees and sub-licensees of Lyft, 

any and all moral rights or similar rights which such Winner has or obtains in the future, any underlying 

copyright material and in relation to any copyright material created by such Winner. 

5.1 The Material, Winner’s name, voice, likeness, image and any biographical or other material Winner 

supplies to Lyft may also be used by Lyft and its licensees and assigns to promote or advertise Lyft in all 

media throughout the world and in perpetuity. Any statements Winner makes that are recorded shall be, to 

the best of Winner’s knowledge, true and will not violate anyone’s rights. Each Winner understands that 

neither Lyft nor the MLB Entities promise to use the Material. Each Winner understands that no fee is 

payable to Winner (or any person associated with Winner) now, or at any time in the future in connection 

with the use of the Material. 

5.2 Each Winner hereby waives any right of inspection or approval of Winner’s appearance and personal 

information or the uses to which such appearance and personal information may be put. Each Winner 

hereby agrees not to assert a claim of any nature whatsoever against anyone, including Lyft, the MLB 

Entities or any person or entity associated to the exercise of the permissions granted hereunder. If Lyft 

breaches any term of these Rules, the Winners will not seek injunctive relief. Each Winner agrees that 

his/her sole remedy is the right to recover damages. Each Winner hereby releases and discharges Lyft, 

the MLB Entities and Apple, Inc. from any and all claims arising out of or under this Sweepstakes or the 

Material. By participating, each Winner acknowledges that he/she has not granted any other person or 

entity the exclusive right to use the Material and that the use of the Material shall not infringe or violate 

the rights of any third party. 

By entering into this Sweepstakes, Participants agree to be bound by these Rules and the decisions 

of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. These Rules are accessible on the 

Sweepstakes Webpage throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Failure to comply with these Rules may result 

7. General Conditions.

The Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by the Sponsor 

or the MLB Entities. The Prizes are not transferable, redeemable for cash or substitutable except by the 

Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute the Prize (or portion thereof) for a prize of comparable or 

greater value, at its sole discretion. All Prize details not covered by these Rules are at the Sponsor’s sole 

discretion. By entering the Sweepstakes and/or accepting the Prize you may win, Winners agree that 

they have all rights, permissions and consents necessary to grant the rights to the Sponsor and the MLB 

Entities as expressed herein and will abide by and be bound by the Rules and the Sponsor’s decisions.

7.1 The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify these Rules or to cancel, modify, 

terminate or suspend these Sweepstakes; and in such event, to select Winners by random drawing. The 

Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify these Sweepstakes if fraud, technical failures or any other 

factor beyond its reasonable control impairs the integrity of these Sweepstakes, as determined by the 

Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, the Sponsor reserves the right to award the Prize at random 

from among the remaining eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment of the applicable 

Sweepstakes. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual they find 

to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of these Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation 

of these Rules or any other promotion, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. The Sponsor’s 

failure to enforce any term of these Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

7.2 By participating in this Sweepstakes, each Participant hereby acknowledges that they have read, 

accept, and agree to be bound by these Official Rules (these “Rules”). Notwithstanding anything 

contained in these Rules, each Participant further acknowledges that his or her use of the Lyft platform 

in connection with these Sweepstakes is governed by and subject to the Lyft Terms of Service located 

at www.lyft.me/terms. The Sponsor shall determine, in its sole discretion, if any Participant shall be 

disqualified for any reason, and all decisions of disqualification by the Sponsor are final. Entries that are 

altered, delayed, deleted, destroyed, forged, fraudulent, improperly accessed, inaccurate, incomplete, 

interrupted, irregular in any way, late, lost, misrouted, multiple, non-delivered, stolen, tampered 

with, unauthorized, unintelligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Rules for any reason, 

including without limitation due to (a) loss, interruption or unavailable network, server, website or other 

connections; (b) miscommunications; (c) undeliverable emails resulting from any form of active or 

passive email filtering; (d) insufficient space in Participant’s email account to receive email; or (e) other 

errors of any kind, whether due to electronic, human, mechanical, printing, production or technical errors 

or other causes; even if caused by the negligence of any of the Sponsor, will be disqualified. Void where 

prohibited and subject to all applicable federal, state, local and municipal laws and regulations.

7.3 In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the email address and/or 

phone number used to participate in the Sweepstakes will be deemed to be the Participant. The Winner 

may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. The authorized account holder 

is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or 

other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted 

address. ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR, WHOSE

DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES. 

AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE SWEEPSTAKES SHOULD SO 

INDICATE, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND THE POTENTIAL WINNING

ENTRY HAS BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS 

COMPLETE. SPONSOR WILL NOT ACCEPT ALTERNATIVE EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU

OF ITS VALIDATION PROCESS.

8. Limitations of Liability.

By receipt of any Prize, each Winner agrees to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its respective 

affiliated companies, franchisees, the MLB Entities, Facebook, Apple, Inc., and each of their respective 

officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (the “Releasees”) from and against any 

claim or cause of action arising out of participation in these Sweepstakes or receipt, acceptance or 

use or misuse of any Prize. Releasees are not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer 

or administration of these Sweepstakes, including but not limited to errors in the advertising, Rules, 

selection and announcement of the Winner and distribution of the Prizes. The Sponsor is not responsible 

for, and Participant hereby releases the Releasees from, any claims arising from: (1) incorrect or 

inaccurate transcription of entry information or late, lost, stolen, illegible, incomplete, misdirected, or 

entries received through impermissible or illegitimate channels, all of which will be disqualified; (2) 

technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any telephone, computer, 

network, hardware or software; (3) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any service; (4) unauthorized 

human intervention in any part of the entry process or these Sweepstakes; (5) electronic or human error 

which may occur in the administration of these Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (6) any 

injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to Participant’s computer or mobile 

device, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Participant’s participation 

in these Sweepstakes or from downloading or accessing any material, regardless of whether the material 

was prepared by the Sponsor or a third party, and regardless of whether the material is connected to 

the Sweepstakes by a hypertext link. If for any reason an Participant’s entry is confirmed to have been 

erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, Participant’s sole remedy is another 

entry in the applicable Sweepstakes, if such Sweepstakes have not been discontinued for any reason. No 

more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, 

programming or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes set forth in these Rules to 

be available and/or claimed, the Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a 

random drawing from among all remaining legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims.

Except where prohibited, Participants agree that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action 

arising out of or connected with these Sweepstakes, or any Prize awarded, or the determination of the 

Winner, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by 

arbitration pursuant to the rules of the American Arbitration Association, then effective, and (2) any and 

all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs 

associated with entering this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances 

will Participant be permitted to obtain awards for and Participant hereby waives all rights to claim 

punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-
pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. If Participant 

cannot be bound to arbitration according to local laws, all disputes, claims, and causes of action shall 

be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, in an action in a State or Federal 

court located in San Francisco, California. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, 

interpretation and enforceability of these Rules, or the rights and obligations of an Participant and/or the 

Sponsor in connection with these Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, 

the laws of the State of California, without regard for conflicts of law doctrine of any jurisdiction.

10. Winner Information.

For the Winners’ names, mail a request and a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by 

December 1, 2014, to: Lyft MLB Postseason Sweepstakes Winners List c/o Lyft, Inc., 548 Market Street 

#68514, San Francisco, California 94104.

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