Official Rules:
Eminem Sweepstakes

THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES ONLY AND SHALL ONLY BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES LAW. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES.

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.

ENTRY IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES.


1. Eligibility: You must be a legal resident of the United States and 18 years or older at the time of entry. Void in overseas U.S. territories, possessions, commonwealths and military installations, and where prohibited by law. Employees and agents of Yahoo!, ("Sponsor"), its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotional agencies, any other prize sponsor, and any entity involved in the development, production, implementation, administration or fulfillment of the Sweepstakes (all of the foregoing, together with Yahoo!, collectively referred to as "Sponsors and Administrators"), and the immediate family members and persons living in the same household as such individuals, are not eligible to participate or win.

2. How To Enter: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 AM PT on May 1, 2002 and ends at 11:59 PM PT on May 31, 2002 (the "Entry Period"). To enter, complete the official entry form, which is located at http://sweepstakes.yahoo.com/ymusic-eminem. You will be asked to provide your first and last name, address, telephone number, and email address. You may also be asked to answer optional questions; however, they need not be answered in order to be eligible for the Sweepstakes. All online entries must be received by 11:59 PM PT on the last day of the Entry Period.

For purposes of these Official Rules, "receipt" of an entry occurs when Yahoo!'s servers record the entry information upon clicking the "Submit Entry" button. Any automated computer receipt (such as one confirming delivery of email) does not constitute proof of actual receipt by Yahoo! of an entry for purposes of these Official Rules. In the event of a dispute about the identity of an entrant, each entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access Provider, online service provider, 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. A potential winner may be required to provide Sponsors and Administrators with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry.

LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. Although subsequent attempts to enter may be received, only the first entry received from a particular individual will count; subsequent attempts to enter will be disqualified. The submission of an entry is solely the responsibility of the entrant. Entries may only be made according to the method described above. Automated entries (including but not limited to entries submitted using any bot, script, macro, or sweepstakes service), copies, third party entries, facsimiles and/or mechanical reproductions are not permitted and will be disqualified. Only eligible entries actually received by Yahoo! before the end of the specified entry period will be included in the prize drawing. Unintelligible, incomplete or garbled entries will be disqualified. All entries become the property of Yahoo!, and none will be acknowledged or returned.

3. Conduct: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules. The Official Rules will be posted at the Sweepstakes website throughout the Sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Entrants further agree to comply with and be bound by the decisions of the judges, which will be final and binding in all respects. Yahoo! reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be: (a) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or any Yahoo! website; (b) violating the Official Rules; (c) violating the terms of service, conditions of use and/or general rules or guidelines of any Yahoo! property or service; or (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, YAHOO! RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

4. Prizes:
Grand Prize: One (1) grand prize winner will receive one (1) t-shirt, autographed by Eminem, and one (1) set of Eminem's three (3) U.S. full-length CD releases. Approximate retail value of Grand Prize: $315.00.

Runner Up Prizes: Twenty-Four (24) Runner Up Prize winners will each receive one (1) set of Eminem's three (3) U.S. full-length CD releases. Approximate retail value of each Runner Up Prize: $45.00.

The following applies to all prizes: Approximate retail value of all prizes: $1395.00. Limit one prize per winner. Prizes cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. Prizes may not be transferred or assigned except by Sponsor. Only listed prizes will be awarded and no substitutions, cash equivalents or redemptions will be made, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize package with another prize of equal or greater value in the event that the advertised prize (or any component thereof) is not available. Expenses not specifically stated above, together with the reporting and payment of all applicable taxes, fees, and/or surcharges, if any, arising out of, or resulting from, acceptance or use of a prize, are the sole responsibility of the winner of that prize. Yahoo! expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for injury or loss to any person or property relating to the delivery and/or subsequent use of the prizes awarded. Yahoo! makes no representations or warranties concerning the appearance, safety, or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations apply. Sponsors and Administrators will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.

5. Winner Selection and Notification: Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about June 3, 2002 from among all eligible entries received. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. All prize drawings will be conducted by an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final.

Potential winners will be notified within seven (7) days after drawing date via email, U.S. mail, telephone and/or by overnight courier. Each prize winner may be required to sign, notarize and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (except where prohibited by law) and provide any additional information (such as social security number), that may be required by Sponsors and Administrators. Except where prohibited by law, potential winners must return all such required documents within fourteen (14) following attempted notification or prize may be forfeited. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable, or inability of Sponsors and Administrators to contact a potential winner may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner by random drawing.

6. General Conditions: This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

By entering, participants: (a) release and hold harmless Sponsors and Administrators, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to persons, including death, or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize, participation in this promotion, or while traveling to, preparing for, or participating in any prize-related activity, and (b) grant to Yahoo! the right to use and publish their proper name and state online and in print, or any other media, in connection with the Sweepstakes.

Except where prohibited by law, a winner's acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for Sponsors and Administrators to use such winner's name, address (city and state only), statements, photograph, voice and/or likeness for any advertising and promotional purposes relating to the Sweepstakes without further compensation, consideration, review or consent.

7. Limitations of Liability: Sponsors and Administrators assume no responsibility for lost, late or misdirected entries, or for theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Sponsors and Administrators are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Sponsors and Administrators assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, failures or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, software, email, players or browsers, whether on account of technical problems, traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or on account of any combination of the foregoing. Sponsors and Administrators are not responsible for any injury or damage to participants or to any computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in this Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors and Administrators which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Yahoo! reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to the cancellation.

8. Privacy: By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to Yahoo!'s use of your personal information as described in Yahoo!'s Privacy Policy, located at http://privacy.yahoo.com/privacy/us/promo/index.html. If you have checked the appropriate box on the entry form, your personal information will be shared with Interscope/Geffen/A&M Records. For more information about how Interscope/Geffen/A&M Records uses your personal information, please contact them directly. They are solely responsible for their use of this information.

9. Winners List: The names of the prize winners may be obtained June 3, 2002 and no later than September 3, 2002 by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Eminem Sweepstakes Winners List Requests, 2700 Pennsylvania Avenue, Santa Monica, CA. 90404. Vermont residents may omit return postage.

10. Official Rules: For a copy of the Official Rules, print this web page or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Eminem Sweepstakes Official Rules Requests, 2700 Pennsylvania Avenue, Santa Monica, CA. 90404. Vermont residents may omit return postage. Requests received after the close of the Entry Period will not be honored.

11. Sponsor: Yahoo! Inc., 701 First Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94089.