The JCPenney Ratings and Reviews Sweepstakes ("Promotion") is sponsored by JCPenney IP, LLC, P.O. Box 10001, Dallas, TX 75301-7311 ("JCPenney" or "Sponsor").

The Promotion is governed by these official rules. By participating in the Promotion, each entrant agrees to these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the Promotion are final in all respects. The Promotion is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law. ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND ON THE NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED.


ELIGIBILITY: Promotion is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico (the Territory), who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, officers and directors of JCPenney, and its parent and subsidiary companies, consultants, agents and suppliers, (collectively, “Promotion Entities”) as well as their respective immediate families and persons living in the same household as such individuals, are not eligible to enter or win. Participants are limited to 5 entries. JCPenney reserves the right to verify the eligibility of each potential winner.


PROMOTION PERIOD: The Promotion will begin at 12:00:01 a.m. CST on the first of each month and end at 11:59:59 p.m. CST on the last day of the month (the “Promotion Period”). Entries must be received by no later than 11:59:59 p.m. CST on the last day of the month to be eligible.




ADMINISTRATOR: JCPenney IP, LLC., P.O. Box 10001, Dallas, TX 75301-7311 


TO ENTER: Log on to and post a product review to receive one (1) entry.  Your review must be tagged with the disclosure “Sweepstakes Entry”.  If you submit a photograph of the product you are reviewing with your review, you will receive one (1) extra entry.  You are limited to a total of five (5) entries during the Promotion Period.  Not all products purchased at JCPenney are available online. 

The winning entry is drawn at random without consideration to the product rating submitted.  All product reviews will be subject to the legal terms available at and must adhere to the following guidelines:

- you are the sole author and owner of the intellectual property rights thereto;

- all “rights” that you may have in such content have been voluntarily waived by you;

- all content that you post is accurate;

- use of the content you supply does not violate these Terms of Use and will not cause injury to any person or entity.


You further agree and warrant that you shall not submit any content:

- that is known by you to be false, inaccurate or misleading;

- that infringes any third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy;

- that violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising);

- that is, or may reasonably be considered to be, defamatory, libelous, hateful, racially or religiously biased or offensive, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing to any individual, partnership or corporation;

- for which you were compensated or granted any consideration by any third party;

- that includes any information that references other websites, addresses, email addresses, contact information or phone numbers; or

- that contains any computer viruses, worms or other potentially damaging computer programs or files.


You understand and agree and hereby grant JCPenney (and its agents and designees) the right to post your review(s), in whole or in part, on or otherwise use your review(s) for marketing purposes. You understand that JCPenney will not submit any advertisements or other materials containing your review to you for approval or any other purpose prior to use. By submitting a review, you represent that providing such review and granting the rights granted to JCPenney herein do not conflict with any commitment you have with a third party.

JCPenney does not guarantee the posting of any review and reserves the right to reject any entry and/or review, in its sole and absolute discretion, on the basis that a submitted entry does not meet the above criteria or is otherwise offensive or inappropriate or is not in keeping with the JCPenney image. Any rejected reviews will not be entered in the Promotion.


Limit: Each written product review and photograph submission will count as separate entries. Each participant may enter up to five (5) times during the Promotion Period. Subsequent entries will be invalidated. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using the same or multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the registrant or player. 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. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. All entries including review content provided will become the property of the sponsor.


WINNER SELECTION: One (1) potential winner ("Potential Winner") will be selected from the entries received in a random drawing under the supervision of the Administrator. The potential winner will be randomly selected 5 days following the end of the Promotion Period from among all eligible entries received. The potential winner will be contacted by e-mail according to the contact information provided by that entrantin order to verify eligibility. If a potential winner cannot be contacted within seven (7) days of prize notification or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, that potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. All decisions of the judges are final. Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and applicable tax information forms ("Affidavit") at Sponsor's discretion before being confirmed as Winner. Should this be the case, the potential winner must return the completed Affidavit within five (5) business days from the date of notification or the Prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner selected at random. Once Potential Winner's eligibility is verified, he/she will be confirmed as a winner ("Winner"). Prize will be sent to the Winner within thirty (30) days from the date the Winner is confirmed.Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect email addresses submitted. The winner of the Ratings and Review Sweepstakes will be posted at


PRIZE: One (1) $500 JCPenney gift card (the “Prize”). The total ARV of all Prizes is $500.

Except for the prize value, the winner will not receive any additional monetary compensation or acknowledgement for participation in the Promotion or any advertising, marketing or other activities related to the Promotion. Gift cards standard terms and conditions apply. The winner agrees that any and all applicable taxes are the sole responsibility of the contestant as of the date of the delivery of the prizes.


ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS: Prize is non-transferable, except as permitted by Sponsor. Prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. No substitution or cash equivalent of any prize is permitted; however, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize with another of equal or greater value. The Promotion Entities are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, errors in the printing or posting of the offer or official rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of the Promotion is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor or its agents. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, withdraw or amend the Promotion or disqualify any entry for any reason and without notice including, without limitation, if Sponsor suspects tampering has occurred, voiding the entries at issue or terminating the Promotion and selecting winners from among that portion of the Promotion that has not been compromised, if any. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.

The Promotion Entities, their affiliated companies and advertising and promotional agencies, and any telephone network or service providers are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any web site or online service, the hosting or operation of any website or online services, or any other error, human or otherwise.


INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By submitting an entry, EACH entrant agrees to INDEMNIFY, release and hold harmless The Promotion Entities and all their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from any liability, damages, losses or injury resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from THAT entrant’s participation in the PROMOTION and the acceptance OR USE of any Prize that may be won. The PROMOTION ENTITIES DO not make any warranties, express or implied, as to the condition, fitness or merchantability of any of the prizes. EACH entrant agrees to execute any document containing the terms and conditions of these official rules.


Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Promotion or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs, but in no event including attorneys' fees, disbursements or court costs; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and consequential damages, and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket costs. All decisions of the sponsor regarding the rules are final.


PRIVACY: Information collected in connection with this Promotion will be treated in accordance with the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy as posted at Personal information provided by entrants will be shared with TurnTo Networks.


PUBLICITY: By submitting an entry, each winner grants Promotion Entities and those acting under their authority permission to use his or her name, likeness, comments, and product review submissions for advertising and publicity purposes without payment of additional consideration or authorization, except where prohibited by law. A release signed by the parent and / or legal guardian is required if the winner selected is under the age of 21 and a resident of Puerto Rico (the Territory).


INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: The Promotion and all related web pages, content and code are copyrighted by JCPenney or a third party. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted materials, trademarks, or any other intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.