Fifty Shades of Grey Flyaway Weekend for Two to Seattle Sweepstakes Official Rules
1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
“Purchase of Alcoholic Beverage Is Not Required To Participate. A purchase will not increase your chance of winning. You may enter the Fifty Shades of Grey Flyaway Weekend for Two to Seattle Sweepstakes sponsored by Fifty Shades of Grey Wine - 501 Parducci Road, Ukiah, CA 95482 (“Sponsor”) by on-line entry. The Sweepstakes administrator is RZO Interactive, 250 West 57th Street, Suite 1101 NY, NY 10107 (the "Administrator), whose decisions shall be final and legally binding in all respects.
To enter: Beginning at approximately 12:01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) on Wednesday September 24th , 2014 and ending at 11:59 p.m. ET on Thursday, January 15th, 2015, (the “Sweepstakes Period”) access the Fifty Shades of Grey Flyaway Weekend for Two to Seattle Sweepstakes application on the Facebook platform at https://www.facebook.com/fiftyshadeswine and follow the instructions to submit an entry. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. The “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. All on-line entries must be transmitted and received by 11:59 p.m. ET on Thursday, January 15th, 2015. Prize winners will be drawn on Saturday January 17th, 2015. There will be a total of one (1) drawing in this Sweepstakes with (1) Grand Prize Winner and (10) Ten Second place winners.
2. PRIZES/ODDS OF WINNING
Prizes are all follows:
1st prize: Winner and a guest will receive Airfare, Hotel Accommodations, and Fifty Shades of Grey Movie Viewing for (2) two people in Seattle, WA. Private Reception TBD.
2nd prize: Ten (10) 2nd prize winners will receive a signed copy of the book ‘Fifty Shades of Grey Grey' – autographed by Author EL James.
Prizes & Tickets will be made available to Winner via Fed Ex Delivery. Proper ID is required. Tickets are non-transferable. The total approximate retail value (“ARV”) of all prizes to be awarded is $4000. Odds of winning any one prize depend on the number of eligible non-winning entries received prior to each individual drawing.
Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) electronic or digital transmissions or any entries that are lost, late, stolen, incomplete, illegible, damaged, garbled, destroyed or misdirected; (ii) any problems or technical malfunctions, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmission, communication failures, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; (iii) failed or unavailable hardware, network, software or telephone transmissions, damage to entrants’ or any person’s computer and/or its contents, or causes beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes; (iv) any entries submitted in a manner that is not expressly allowed under these rules; (v) incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by entrants or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, (vi) any typographical or other error in the printing or advertising of the offer, administration or execution of the Sweepstakes, or in the announcement of prizes/prize winners/finalists; or (vii) malfunctions or interference resulting from illicit, malicious or injurious code (including but not limited to viruses, worms and denial of service attacks).
If the Sweepstakes cannot be executed as planned for any reason , including but not limited to, transmission failure, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, or if the Sweepstakes is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes and reserves the right, but shall not be obligated, to select winners from among all non-suspect entries received as of the date/time of such termination/cancellation or modification. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify and prosecute any individual who tampers with or attempts to tamper with the entry/voting process or who votes using any automatic or programmed entry duplication method.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR OTHERWISE CORRUPT THE SWEEPSTAKES OR TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY, PROSECUTE AND SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BYLAW.
Limit One (1) prize per person or dwelling during the Sweepstakes Period. Limit One (1) entry per person/dwelling/e-mail address per day, or Facebook account during the Sweepstakes Period excluding bonus entries. Earn one (1) BONUS entry for each friend you refer who enters the Sweepstakes. Earn three (3) BONUS entries for each photo you enter into the Sweepstakes – limit one photo per day.
The same friend cannot be referred more than once by any one person and all friends referred must be referred at the time of entry. If more than one registration is received per person/dwelling/e-mail address or Facebook account, by any means (excluding BONUS entries), including but not limited to establishing multiple e-mail accounts or Facebook accounts, all such entries submitted will be disqualified.
4. RANDOM DRAWING
Winners will be determined by random drawings from among all eligible entries received. Drawings will be conducted by the Administrator on or about the days indicated in Rule #1. Once an eligible entry is made, it will be carried forward to any remaining drawings (if any remain).
Winners are only eligible to win once during the Sweepstakes Period. Winners will be notified by phone, mail or e-mail whichever is appropriate as determined by the Administrator. Winners may also be posted on the winner’s page of the Sweepstakes site https://www.facebook.com/fiftyshadeswine as well as www.fiftyshadeswine.com and may be announced by news release. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements of these Official Rules.
Valid entries received by the dates and times set forth in Rule #1 will be eligible for the corresponding drawing on or about the next day. Proof of e-mailing and/or registering does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt by Sponsor. By entering, entrants agree to these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and agree to waive all rights and remedies at law or in equity for any claim they may have relating to this Sweepstakes. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned and decision of judges is final.
Sponsor makes no warranties, and hereby disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning any prize furnished in connection with the Sweepstakes No cash option available.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FORE GOING, SUCH PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND SPONSOR HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value of prize will not be awarded in any form. Winners are responsible for the difference between Winner’s final purchase price using the prize and the ARV. Dollar amounts are expressed in U.S. currency. Prizes are non-transferable, and no prize substitutions or cash redemptions are allowed. All income taxes on prizes are the winners’ sole responsibility. All prizes will be awarded according to these Official Rules.
6. DISCLAIMER NOTICES
If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. Except where prohibited, acceptance of a prize and/or participation in prize constitutes winner’s agreement to hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, and their respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and the officers, directors, employees and agents of each of them (individually and collectively for the purposes of this Paragraph 6, (“Sweepstakes Parties”) from and against any injuries, losses or damages arising in any way from or in connection with their participation in this promotion, the acceptance, possession or use of the prize, Sweepstakes Parties’ reliance upon their compliance with these rules, or their participation in prize-related activities, and further constitutes the agreement by each winner that the Sweepstakes Parties may use their names, voices, likenesses and/or biographical data for advertising and promotional purposes in any and all media worldwide without limitation or additional compensation.
This Sweepstakes is open to legal US residents of the United States who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry, and any United States possession or territory. No purchase is required for participation in the sweepstakes. Those entering must be of legal drinking age (at least 21 years old) and prizes of alcoholic beverages are prohibited. The winner’s guest must be 21 years of age or older and must sign and return a Liability Release and a Publicity Release (where legal) prior to issuance of travel documents. Name and pictures may or may not be used as promotional material. Winner and guest must provide own transportation to and from departure airport.
All travel dates and arrangements are subject to change, availability and Sponsor’s approval. Sponsor and it agencies are not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay. Certain documentation and requirements may be necessary for travel, such as photo identification. Grand Prize winner and his/her guest are solely responsible for any documentation and requirements and determining applicable procedures and restrictions. In addition, the Grand Prize winner may be required to present a valid credit card at the hotel at the time of check-in. Winner and guest must provide own transportation to and from departure airport. Taxes, licensing and other fees are responsibility of the Winner. The trip is booked and scheduled for the 13 & 14th of February 2015 and is non-refundable and non-transferrable.
The employees, directors, officers, representatives, and agents of Sponsor, Administrator, its respective parent, affiliate, and subsidiary companies, Sponsor’s advertising and promotions companies, alcoholic beverage licensees, and members of the immediate families (defined as any parent, child, sibling, and spouse of each) or households of any of the above. Facebook Inc. does not endorse Sponsor’s products and is not affiliated with this Sweepstakes. You understand that you are providing your information to Fifty Shades of Grey® Wine and not to Facebook. Void where prohibited. Void in Rhode Island
8. LIST OF PRIZE WINNERS/ENTRY BY MAIL
For a list of prize winners, or to enter Sweepstakes via US mail, send a self-addressed stamped business-size envelope for receipt no later than December 22, 2014 to: Fifty Shades of Grey Flyaway Weekend for Two to Seattle Sweepstakes c/o FSG Wine, 250 West 57th Street, Suite 1101 New York, NY 10107
9. USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
10. USE OF IMAGES AND CONTENT SUBMITTED
The information you provide will be used by our organization, its subsidiaries, licensees, successors and assigns, the right to use, publish, and reproduce, for all purposes, your name, pictures of you with product, general images submitted, or electronic (video) form, sound and video recordings of my voice, and printed and electronic copy of the information described in sections above in any and all media including, without limitation, cable and broadcast television and the Internet, and for exhibition, distribution, promotion, advertising, sale, press conferences, meetings, hearings, educational conferences and in brochures and other print media. This permission extends to all languages, media, formats and markets now known or hereafter devised. This permission shall continue forever.
By entering the sweepstakes, you waive the right to receive any payment for use of any of the material described above and acknowledge that I have read the foregoing and I fully understand the contents.