LIGHTNING FOUNDATION 50/50 RAFFLE (APRIL 22 – MAY 7, 2021)
1. NO CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A CONTRIBUTION WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR
CHANCES OF WINNING. The Lightning Foundation 50/50 Raffle (April 22 - May 7, 2021) (the “Raffle”) is
sponsored by the Lightning Foundation, Inc. (the “Foundation”) a Section 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization
with its principal place of business at AMALIE Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602 (the “Arena”).
The Foundation is the official charity of the Tampa Bay Lightning Hockey Club (the “Lightning”). Raffle is only
offered in the Florida counties of Hillsborough, Pinellas, Citrus, Hernando, Pasco, Manatee, Polk, Sarasota,
Orange, Hardee and Highlands (the "Raffle Area"). Void outside the Raffle Area and where prohibited.
2. The Raffle raises funds to support various charitable organizations throughout the greater Tampa Bay area,
whose charitable purposes are to enrich lives and help those less fortunate. Prize is either funded by the
Foundation or donated by third parties.
3. Entry Period. The Raffle will be held beginning on April 22, 2021 at or about 10:30 AM Eastern Time (“ET”)
and ending at the conclusion of the second (2nd) intermission or television “time-out” of the May 7, 2021
Lightning game (the “Raffle Period"). The Drawing to determine the winner will be held during the May 7,
2021 Lightning game (the “Drawing Game”). The Foundation’s computer is the official time-keeping device
for the Raffle. Raffle Period and Drawing dates and times are subject the provisions below in the “Drawing
Game Changes” paragraph.
4. Drawing Game Changes: Please note that National Hockey League (“NHL”) game dates and times are
determined in the sole discretion of the NHL and/or the Lightning, as applicable, and are subject to change. If
the Drawing Game is not played for any reason, the Raffle Period will end at 12:00 PM (noon) ET on
the originally scheduled date of the Drawing Game and the Drawing to determine the winner will be
held at or about 3:00 PM ET on the originally scheduled date of the Drawing Game.
5. Raffle is subject to all federal, state, and local laws. The Foundation shall be entitled to interpret these Official
Rules as needed — including but not limited to rules regarding Raffle Tickets, deadlines, Winning Ticket
Number selection, prize restrictions, and eligibility — and all such decisions are final. By participating, you
irrevocably, fully, and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules and waive any right to claim
ambiguity in these Official Rules and/or in any other Raffle and/or Raffle-related advertising or materials.
6. The winner will be issued any Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) tax forms or other required
documentation and/or reporting forms for the ARV of the prize awarded if required and the winner is
solely and exclusively responsible for all state, federal or local income taxes that may result from his
or her acceptance of prize. The Foundation is required by law to withhold and remit taxes to the IRS
on winner’s behalf a percentage of prize awarded (such percentage as determined by the IRS at its
discretion) (the “Withholding Amount”) if the value of such prize exceeds $5,000 and the winner is a
citizen or resident alien of the United States with a Social Security number (different rules as
promulgated by the IRS apply for nonresident aliens and for resident aliens and citizens of the United
States who do not have a Social Security number) or as otherwise required by law.
7. To be eligible, each participant must be at least eighteen (18) years old and present in the Raffle Area
(above) at the time of entry.
8. Employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives and volunteers of the Foundation, the Lightning, any
other entity directly involved in the development or administration of the Raffle and the members of their
immediate families (defined as spouses, parents, siblings, and children) and households, are not eligible to
enter or win. The term "household" includes all persons residing together (part-time or full-time) in a single
residence, whether or not related.
9. You are not eligible if you have won and received a Foundation-sponsored 50/50 raffle prize within the current
10. Raffle is not open to groups, clubs, or organizations. Groups, clubs, and organizations are prohibited from
reproducing or distributing Raffle materials to their members without the Foundation’s prior express consent.
11. Raffle Tickets will be available online during the Raffle Period. Multiple raffle tickets will be consolidated in a
single receipt at the time acquired (each, a “Raffle Ticket”), such that each Raffle Ticket will bear one (1) or
more unique identification numbers (each, a “Raffle Ticket Number”), which numbers will be used to
determine the winner. The suggested minimum contribution (“Suggested Minimum Contribution”) for the
Raffle Tickets will be displayed or posted at the Raffle Page (defined below).
12. To obtain Raffle Tickets during the Raffle Period:
a. Online: You may purchase Raffle Tickets at any time during the Raffle Period by visiting
https://tblightning.bump5050.com (the "Raffle Page") and following the instructions to complete an official
raffle form with all required information, which may include your name, e-mail address, phone number,
age or date of birth (the “Required Information”) and the number of Raffle Tickets you wish to purchase
and completing the transaction. DATA RATES MAY APPLY TO USE OF MOBILE PHONE/DEVICE TO
PARTICIPATE IN THE RAFFLE. WIRELESS SERVICE MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE IN ALL AREAS.
b. NO CONTRIBUTION OR PURCHASE NECESSARY: You may request and obtain Raffle Tickets without
making a purchase or contribution during the Raffle Period via the contact us page (complete all required
information on the form and include “Raffle Ticket Request” in the message box).
13. Regardless of method, Raffle Tickets will only be available during the Raffle Period. These are the only
methods of entry. Raffle Tickets will not be distributed or available via U.S. mail, e-mail, or any other method.
14. Regardless of method, all Raffle Tickets must be obtained (and/or entries completed) no later than the end of
the second (2nd) intermission or television “time-out” of the Drawing Game. Non-winning Raffle Tickets will not
carry forward to any subsequent promotions. No refunds will be made, except as otherwise determined by
Foundation in its sole discretion. Raffle Ticket donations are not tax deductible.
15. Participants who fail to provide any Required Information may be disqualified without further notification by the
Foundation. The Foundation is not responsible for Raffle Tickets that are lost, misdirected, garbled, distorted,
truncated, incomplete, illegible, incorrect, altered, tampered with, counterfeit, unauthenticated, or late for any
reason, and all such Raffle Tickets are void. The Foundation reserves the right in its sole discretion at any
time to disqualify any Raffle Ticket that, or participant who, does not comply with these Official Rules in its
16. Personally identifiable information that is submitted by participants as part of the Raffle will be used to
administer the Raffle, select and announce the Winning Raffle Ticket(s), fulfill the prize, and as otherwise
may be updated from time to time. By entering the Raffle, participants hereby agree to Foundation’s collection
and usage of their personal information, and they hereby acknowledge that they have read and accepted
PRIZE & ODDS
17. Prize (1): Fifty dollars ($50.00) or fifty percent (50%) of the Net Raffle Proceeds (defined below), whichever is
greater. (The actual amount received by winner will be reduced by the Withholding Amount (defined above) if
any). Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $50 min.
18. “Net Raffle Proceeds” shall mean the total Raffle proceeds collected through Raffle Ticket donations less a
maximum of eight percent (8%) to cover royalties, staffing, and other equipment-related costs.
19. The odds of winning depend on the number of Raffle Ticket Numbers distributed.
20. All prize details shall be at the Foundation’s sole discretion. Winner assumes sole responsibility for all
expenses and incidental costs associated with the prize not explicitly outlined above, including without
limitation, all federal, state, and local taxes (if any), surcharges, and fees. Any person who wins prizes
through any Foundation-sponsored promotions with cumulative value equal to or greater than $600 in a
calendar year will receive an IRS MISC 1099 form or other required tax form.
21. The right to receive the prize is not transferrable. Any portion of the prize not accepted by winner is forfeited
and no substitute will be offered or permitted. Prize may not be substituted except that the Foundation in its
discretion may substitute a prize, or portion thereof, with a prize or portion of equal or greater value if it deems
necessary. Any such changes will be announced.
22. Prize offered is provided “as is” with no warranty or guarantee either express or implied by the Foundation.
The Foundation has neither made nor is responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee,
express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to prize. Other restrictions apply.
WINNING TICKET SELECTION & ANNOUNCEMENT
23. Random Drawing: During the third (3rd) period of the Drawing Game (or within a reasonable time thereafter),
subject to the Drawing Game Changes section (above), the Foundation or its designee will randomly select
one (1) winning Raffle Ticket Number (“Winning Ticket Number”) from all timely Raffle Tickets distributed
during the Raffle Period (the “Drawing”). Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the
requirements below, the person who presents the Raffle Ticket bearing the matching Winning Ticket Number
(the "Winning Raffle Ticket") will be declared the winner. You do not have to be present to win.
24. Announcement: The Winning Ticket Number will be posted on https://tblightning.bump5050.com/winners
within twenty-four (24) hours of the Drawing (the “Announcement”).
25. In order to claim the prize, the potential winner must use the contact us form to send an email to the
Foundation representative stating they have the Winning Raffle Ticket no later than within five (5) calendar
days following the Announcement (or the next business day if the fifth (5th) calendar day falls on a weekend or
holiday) (the “Claims Period”).
26. Original Ticket Presentation: The potential winner must present the original Winning Raffle Ticket to the
Foundation. Following submission of the contact us form during the Claims Period, the potential winner will
receive a response from the Foundation representative with further instructions on how to present the original
Winning Raffle Ticket for verification and present and/or execute all required Verification Paperwork (all as
described below). The original Winning Raffle Ticket is the only valid receipt for claiming prize.
27. Upon presentation of the Winning Raffle Ticket, the Foundation will verify that such Raffle Ticket bears the
Winning Ticket Number and is the authentic Winning Raffle Ticket (with the date upon which the Winning
Raffle Ticket is presented to the Foundation being hereinafter referred to as the "Delivery Date"). Released
Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost or stolen Raffle Tickets or Raffle Tickets redeemed in
error by their agents.
28. Verification Paperwork: The Foundation, at its discretion, may require the potential winner to provide his/her
mailing address (“Mailing Address”), telephone number, and other contact information, an executed (and if
required, notarized) Affidavit or Declaration of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release, a completed W-9 tax
form (or such other tax form as may be required), and a valid government-issued photo identification
(collectively, the “Verification Paperwork”) within seven (7) days of the Delivery Date as a condition of
receiving the prize.
29. Any transportation or other expenses needed to satisfy the Original Ticket Presentation and Verification
Paperwork requirements shall be the winner's sole responsibility and will not be furnished or paid for by the
30. Within thirty (30) days of the winner’s compliance with all Original Ticket Presentation and Verification
Paperwork requirements and procedures above, the Foundation shall either, in its discretion, (i) mail a check
in payment of the prize, less the Withholding Amount, if any, to the winner at the Mailing Address, or (ii) in
Foundation’s sole discretion and for security purposes, send the prize, less the Withholding Amount, if any, to
the winner via wire transfer to a confirmed bank account provided by the winner.
31. If the potential winner (a) fails to notify the Foundation within the Claims Period, (b) fails to fully comply with
any Original Ticket Presentation and Verification Paperwork requirements, deadlines and/or procedures, (c)
fails otherwise to satisfy any eligibility or verification requirement herein, (d) declines to accept the prize, or (e)
is otherwise determined to be ineligible, the Foundation in its discretion may disqualify that individual and
he/she will forfeit the prize, which will then revert to the Foundation.
32. The Foundation will not be required to attempt to notify or locate the holder of Winning Raffle Ticket in any
manner other than the Announcement method(s) above. Released Parties will not be responsible for the
failure of any person to review the Raffle Page or contact the Foundation for the Winning Ticket Number or for
otherwise being unaware that he or she may possess the Winning Raffle Ticket, or for otherwise failing to fully
and timely comply with all Claims Period, Original Ticket Presentation and Verification Paperwork
requirements and procedures above. Any purported Winning Raffle Ticket presented to the Foundation
outside the Claims Period or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules shall be null and void.
33. The Foundation may, in its sole discretion, post the verified winner’s name on the Raffle Page and/or any of
the Lightning and/or Foundation’s websites, including https://www.nhl.com/lightning/community/lightningfoundation and https://tblightning.bump5050.com, and on or in any of the Lightning and/or Foundation’s social
media pages or channels.
34. By accepting a prize, winner agrees to award the Foundation and the Lightning the right to publicize his or her
name, photographs (including the use and appearance of his or her photograph on the Foundation and
Lighting’s websites), likeness, biographical information, e-mail address, voice, and details of winning for
purposes of this and future promotions without further compensation, except where prohibited.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY & DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
35. The term “Released Parties” shall mean (a) the Foundation; (b) the Lightning; (c) Tampa Bay Arena, LLC; (d)
the NHL, NHL Enterprises, L.P., NHL Enterprises Canada, L.P., NHL Enterprises B.V., NHL Interactive
CyberEnterprises, LLC, National Hockey League Foundation, NHL Foundation, each of the other thirty (30)
member clubs of the NHL, and each of their respective subsidiaries or affiliated entities, including any entity
which, now or in the future, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with the NHL or any of its
member clubs, and the directors, officers, employees, partners, shareholders, owners and agents of the
above entities (collectively, the “NHL Entities”); (e) Facebook, Inc. ("Facebook"); (f) any other company
involved in the development or administration of the Raffle; and (g) their respective parent companies,
subsidiaries, related companies, agencies, affiliates, franchisees, promoters, prize suppliers, directors,
officers, employees, agents and related persons.
36. By participating in the Raffle, you agree that the Released Parties: (a) are not responsible for technical
failures of any kind, including but not limited to lost, disconnected, interrupted, or unavailable network, server,
or other connections, late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen mail, or for any failed telephone or computer
hardware or software, or for any failed, delayed, misdirected, corrupted, or garbled transmissions or errors of
any kind, whether human, mechanical, or electronic, or for Raffle Tickets that for any reason are not properly
distributed or presented by any deadline stated above; (b) are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate
information, whether caused by participants or other participants, printing, typographical or other errors or by any of
the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Raffle, the printing of this offer or any Raffle Tickets,
the administration of the Raffle, the selection or announcement of the Winning Ticket Number, winner or prize; (c)
are not responsible for any injury or damage to any computer, modem or other electrical device as a result of
participation in the Raffle or downloading of any software or materials; (d) are not responsible for unauthorized
human intervention in any part of the Raffle; (e) are not responsible for any unauthorized third-party use of any entry
materials; (f) are not responsible for the inability to select the Winning Ticket Number or winner because of
postal failure, equipment failure, or data storage failure; (g) are not responsible for any printing, typographical,
technical, computer, network or human error that may occur in the administration of the Raffle, the distribution of Raffle
Tickets, selection of Winning Ticket Number, verification of the Winning Raffle Ticket or winner, the prize or
otherwise in any Raffle Tickets, receipts, or other Raffle-related and/or Raffle-related materials; (h) are not
responsible for any interruptions/ postponement/ cancellation of the Raffle; (i) are not responsible for
cancellations and/or delays (including delays of prize fulfilment) or any change by any company or any other
persons providing any of components of a prize due to reasons beyond the control of any of the Released
Parties; and (j) are not responsible for any other errors or malfunctions, even if caused by the negligence of
any one or more of the Released Parties.
37. RELEASED PARTIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND (WHETHER EXPRESS,
IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE), INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES
OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
RELEASED PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE GUARANTEES OR
WARRANTIES MADE OR OFFERED BY ADVERTISERS, PARTNERS, MANUFACTURERS OR
SUPPLIERS, INCLUDING THOSE RELATED TO PRIZE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL
RELEASED PARTIES BE HELD RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR YOUR USE OF THE INFORMATION
AND/OR PRODUCTS PROVIDED AND/OR MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE RAFFLE OR FOR
ERRORS OR ANOMALIES RESULTING IN THE UNINTENDED OR ERRONEOUS PARTICIPATION,
AWARD OF THE PRIZE OR OTHER BENEFITS UNDER THESE OFFICIAL RULES. RELEASED PARTIES
OFFER NO ASSURANCES, GUARANTEES OR WARRANTIES THAT THE RAFFLE PAGE OR RELATED
WEBSITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE AND DO NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY
OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE RAFFLE.
38. By participating in the Raffle, you agree to release and hold Released Parties harmless from all alleged,
existing, or future actions, claims, and/or liabilities of whatever nature including, but not limited to, personal
injury, bodily injury (including, without limitation, wrongful death and disability), property damage, and
expense (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) and loss or damage of any other kind,
relating to or arising from, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, (a) your participation, or inability to
participate, in the Raffle, or any Raffle-related or prize-related activity; (b) the use by Released Parties
(including modification, adaptation, and reproduction) of entry materials during or after the Raffle; (c) the
delivery, acceptance, possession, redemption, use, misuse, loss, or misdirection of the prize; and (d) any
other claim or cause of action you may have against any Released Party.
39. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE RAFFLE, YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT (A) ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS, AND
CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE RAFFLE OR THE PRIZE, SHALL BE
RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (B) ALL CLAIMS,
JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED,
INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THE RAFFLE, BUT IN NO EVENT ATTORNEYS'
FEES; AND (C) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL YOU BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD
FOR, AND YOU HEREBY WAIVE ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES, ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED, AND ANY
OTHER DAMAGES OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE
FOREGOING, BY PARTICIPATING IN THE RAFFLE AND/OR ACCEPTING THE PRIZE, YOU RELEASE,
FOREVER DISCHARGE, COVENANT NOT TO SUE AND HOLD HARMLESS RELEASED PARTIES FROM
ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS, DAMAGES, LOSSES AND LIABILITIES OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER,
WHICH YOU MAY NOW OR HEREAFTER ASSERT.
40. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE RAFFLE, YOU AGREE TO RELEASE, DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD
RELEASED PARTIES HARMLESS FROM ALL ALLEGED, EXISTING, OR FUTURE ACTIONS, CLAIMS,
AND/OR LIABILITIES OF WHATEVER NATURE THAT MAY ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH, OR RELATE
IN ANY WAY TO, EXPOSURE TO OR CONTRACTION OF COVID-19 OR OTHER COMMUNICABLE
AND/OR INFECTIOUS DISEASES, VIRUSES, BACTERIA OR ILLNESSES OR THE CAUSES THEREOF
(COLLECTIVELY, “COMMUNICABLE DISEASE”) RELATED TO YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE RAFFLE,
AND/OR DURING YOUR PARTICIPATION IN ANY RELATED ACTIVITIES ARRANGED, PROMOTED
AND/OR SPONSORED BY THE RELEASED PARTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE
CLAIMS THAT ARISE AS A RESULT OF: (A) THE NEGLIGENCE OF ANY OF THE RELEASEES, AND/OR
(B) THE INHERENT RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH VISITING ANY VENUE, INCLUDING WITHOUT
LIMITATION THE ARENA, DURING ANY COMMUNICABLE DISEASE EPIDEMIC OR PANDEMIC,
INCLUDING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.
41. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON THE ABILITY TO PURSUE CLASS ACTION
REMEDIES, OR ON CERTAIN KINDS OF DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS
MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN WHOLE OR IN PART.
42. The Foundation reserves the right to cancel, suspend or terminate the Raffle, or other part thereof, if the
Foundation determines, in its sole discretion, that the security, administration, fairness and/or operation of the
Raffle has been corrupted or impaired by any non-authorized intervention, network failure, information storage
failure, telecommunications failure, malfunction, or other cause beyond Foundation’s control. In such an
event, the Foundation will post notice at the Raffle Page and select the Winning Ticket Number at random
from all non-suspect Raffle Tickets distributed prior to the suspension, cancellation, or termination of the
Raffle or in such other manner as the Foundation, in its sole discretion, deems fair and appropriate under the
43. The Foundation reserves the right to disqualify any individual from further participation in the Raffle if the
Foundation concludes, in its sole discretion, that such person (a) has attempted to tamper with any Raffle
Tickets or the operation of the Raffle, (b) has repeatedly disregarded or has attempted to circumvent these
Official Rules, or (c) has acted towards the Foundation or any other participant or person in an unfair,
inequitable, deliberately annoying, threatening, disrupting or harassing manner. Tampering includes
attempting to obtain Raffle Tickets except as permitted herein, including by using any prohibited device or
method. Any failure by the Foundation to enforce any of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of
such Official Rules.
44. ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY INDIVIDUAL TO DEFRAUD, TAMPER WITH, OR DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE,
THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE RAFFLE MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL
LAWS AND THE FOUNDATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PURSUE ANY AVAILABLE DAMAGES OR
REMEDIES AGAINST SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND/OR REFER SUCH MATTERS TO LAW ENFORCEMENT
FOR PROSECUTION TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
45. All activity arising out of and relating to the Raffle, including any reference to the status of any person as a
"winner" is subject to verification and/or auditing for compliance with the Official Rules. If the Foundation
determines, in its sole discretion, that verification or auditing activity evidences non-compliance of a Raffle
Ticket and/or participant with the Official Rules, the Foundation reserves the right to disqualify such Raffle
Ticket and/or participant from the Raffle and prize at any time. The Foundation reserves the right to conduct a
background check on any potential winner and to disqualify any individual based on such background check if
the Foundation determines in its sole discretion that awarding a prize to any such individual might reflect
negatively on the Foundation. Each participant agrees to cooperate with the Foundation and its
representatives in connection with all verification, auditing and/or background check activities.
46. The Foundation reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify these Official Rules for clarification
purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Raffle, to correct typographical, printing
or clerical errors in any Raffle-related materials, or discontinue any Raffle at any time without notice. No more
than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. If production, technical, seeding, programming or any other
reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available
and/or claimed, the Foundation reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random
drawing from among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims.
47. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official
Rules, or the rights and obligations of the participants or Released Parties in connection with the Raffle, shall
be governed by Florida law, without giving effect to any choice of law rules that would cause the application of
the laws of any jurisdiction other than Florida.
48. Arbitration: Except where prohibited by law, by participating in the Raffle, you expressly agree that (a)
all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Raffle or the prize shall be
resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding
arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) in accordance with its
Commercial Arbitration Rules in Tampa, Florida; and (b) judgment on the award rendered by the
arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof.
49. By participating in the Raffle, you expressly (a) agree that any legal proceedings arising out of or relating in
any way to the Raffle or these Official Rules shall be brought only in the federal or state courts located in
Hillsborough County, Florida, and (b) consent to the mandatory and exclusive jurisdiction in such courts with
respect to any such legal proceedings.
50. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between any terms or conditions of these Official Rules and
any disclosures or other statements contained in any other Raffle-related materials, including but not limited
to the Raffle Tickets, forms or receipts, or point of sale, television, print, mobile or online advertising, the
terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. If any provision of these Official
Rules is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise
remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not
NHL & TRADEMARKS
51. NHL ENTITIES (DEFINED ABOVE) WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CLAIM
ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH PARTICIPATION IN THE RAFFLE OR THE PRIZE. THE NHL ENTITIES
HAVE NOT OFFERED OR SPONSORED THE RAFFLE IN ANY WAY.
52. Any third-party trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective trademark owners and the
use or mention of any such third-party trademarks in these Official Rules or in the Raffle is solely for
descriptive purposes and shall in no way imply an endorsement or sponsorship of the Raffle.
WINNER’S NAME/OFFICIAL RULES
53. For a written copy of the Official Rules or the Winner’s name, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to:
Lightning Foundation 50/50 Raffle (April 22 - May 7, 2021) c/o the Foundation, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL
33602, specifying either “Winner’s Name” or “Official Rules.” Winner’s Name will be available after June 7,
54. Sponsor: Lightning Foundation, Inc.
STATE NONPROFIT DISCLOSURES
55. The following disclosures are also available at https://tblightning.bump5050.com: A COPY OF OFFICIAL
REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION FOR LIGHTNING FOUNDATION, INC. (REGISTRATION
NUMBER CH-53533) MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING
TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE 1-800-HELP-FLA (1-800-435-7352) OR BY VISITING
HTTP://WWW.FRESHFROMFLORIDA.COM. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT,
APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.