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    Illegal Sweepstakes - Jets F'up ticket renewals

    If you have ever entered a promotional sweepstakes, you might have noticed the "no purchase necessary" heading somewhere. Why? If you make someone buy something to participate in the sweepstakes, it is an illegal lottery in most states.

    Since season ticket holders have to renew tickets (early) to be entered into the renewal sweepstakes, it is an illegal lottery.


    http://www.santella.com/sweepsta.htm#LEGAL CHECK FOR SWEEPSTAKES AND PROMOTIONS

    http://www.newyorkjets.com/news/arti...8-ef48c86219c2

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digetydog View Post
    If you have ever entered a promotional sweepstakes, you might have noticed the "no purchase necessary" heading somewhere. Why? If you make someone buy something to participate in the sweepstakes, it is an illegal lottery in most states.

    Since season ticket holders have to renew tickets (early) to be entered into the renewal sweepstakes, it is an illegal lottery.


    http://www.santella.com/sweepsta.htm#LEGAL CHECK FOR SWEEPSTAKES AND PROMOTIONS

    http://www.newyorkjets.com/news/arti...8-ef48c86219c2
    So now they are going to cancel it. Good job bringing it up!

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    Quote Originally Posted by batman10023 View Post
    So now they are going to cancel it. Good job bringing it up!
    Pretty sure the plaintiff's bar would have found out.

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    Egads....what is the meaning of this?





    Really. I have no idea what this about




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    I've already got my lawyer ready!






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    Quote Originally Posted by 32green View Post
    Egads....what is the meaning of this?





    Really. I have no idea what this about




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    Once again, It means that the Jets don't make sure the details are taken care of before they act. After someone calls them on it, they will look stupid again.

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    Has Anyone heard anything or won?

    What's the desk with this early renewal sweepstakes? Anyone know anyone that has won anything?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 32green View Post
    Egads....what is the meaning of this?





    Really. I have no idea what this about




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    That a guy on the internet thinks he knows more about something his team does than the team? Because, you know, it's his team and they can't ever do anything right.

    Or how about this wasn't covered enough last time someone questioned this...

    It must suck being SOJF
    Last edited by Jet Nut; 05-13-2013 at 09:46 AM.

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    So are they cancelling promotion now?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digetydog View Post
    If you have ever entered a promotional sweepstakes, you might have noticed the "no purchase necessary" heading somewhere. Why? If you make someone buy something to participate in the sweepstakes, it is an illegal lottery in most states.

    Since season ticket holders have to renew tickets (early) to be entered into the renewal sweepstakes, it is an illegal lottery.


    http://www.santella.com/sweepsta.htm#LEGAL CHECK FOR SWEEPSTAKES AND PROMOTIONS

    http://www.newyorkjets.com/news/arti...8-ef48c86219c2
    there is no purchase necessary for this sweepstakes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digetydog View Post
    Once again, It means that the Jets don't make sure the details are taken care of before they act. After someone calls them on it, they will look stupid again.
    Are you the guy who called in on Tiger during the Masters?

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    sounds like lawyer dog is upset that he hasn't won anything yet. Those of us who have are quite happy with the deal

    Hopefully lawyer dog chose the ACH option so he has 3 more chances to win one and stop acting all Johnny Cockroach about it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digetydog View Post
    If you have ever entered a promotional sweepstakes, you might have noticed the "no purchase necessary" heading somewhere. Why? If you make someone buy something to participate in the sweepstakes, it is an illegal lottery in most states.

    Since season ticket holders have to renew tickets (early) to be entered into the renewal sweepstakes, it is an illegal lottery.


    http://www.santella.com/sweepsta.htm#LEGAL CHECK FOR SWEEPSTAKES AND PROMOTIONS

    http://www.newyorkjets.com/news/arti...8-ef48c86219c2
    You are talking out of your arse. Did you not read the fine print?:

    *No Purchase Necessary. Open to recipients of the 2013 Season Ticket Renewal Guide who are legal residents of the 50 U.S. & DC (excluding FL.) who are 18+. Void in FL & where prohibited by law. Starts 9:00AM ET 4/15/13. Ends 11:59PM ET 5/14/13. Restrictions apply. Click here for Official Rules, complete details, & free method of entry.


    Can we DUMP this moronic thread now, please?

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    Idzik.

    Unbelievable.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SAR I View Post
    Idzik.

    Unbelievable.

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    LOL. This made me smile. Very good!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dcat View Post
    You are talking out of your arse. Did you not read the fine print?:

    *No Purchase Necessary. Open to recipients of the 2013 Season Ticket Renewal Guide who are legal residents of the 50 U.S. & DC (excluding FL.) who are 18+. Void in FL & where prohibited by law. Starts 9:00AM ET 4/15/13. Ends 11:59PM ET 5/14/13. Restrictions apply. Click here for Official Rules, complete details, & free method of entry.


    Can we DUMP this moronic thread now, please?
    The moronic part is people who paid early only to get in sweepstakes. All you had to do was tell them you wanted to be in sweepstakes OR pay your invoice early.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dcat View Post
    LOL. This made me smile. Very good!
    This has to be the worst offseason ever, even the Kotite years weren't this bad.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NYJ37/12 View Post
    Are you the guy who called in on Tiger during the Masters?
    speaking of that, he did it again in the Players taking an illegal drop more than 200 yards forward of where his ball crossed the line of the water on the fourteenth hole yesterday.

    I think Bill Belichick is his new swing coach

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    Quote Originally Posted by sg3 View Post
    speaking of that, he did it again in the Players taking an illegal drop more than 200 yards forward of where his ball crossed the line of the water on the fourteenth hole yesterday.

    I think Bill Belichick is his new swing coach
    Actually he didn't this time, he dropped right where he should drop. Determined by all that were there and watching, including his partner. He played it exactly right.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SAR I View Post
    This has to be the worst offseason ever, even the Kotite years weren't this bad.

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    But we got the first QB in the history of the NFL named Eugine

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