CIVL Cassoulet Day Sweepstakes Official Rules

CIVL Cassoulet Day Sweepstakes – Official Rules

Promotion runs from 01/09/17 – 01/20/17

THE CIVL CASSOULET DAY SWEEPSTAKES
OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with, and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Conseil Interprofessionnel des Vins du Languedoc (“CIVL”, the “Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects.
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD: The CIVL Cassoulet Day Sweepstakes begins at 09:00:01 AM Central Standard Time (“CST”) on Monday, January 9, 2017 and ends at 16:59:59 PM CST on Friday, January 20, 2017 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

ELIGIBILITY: The CIVL Cassoulet Day Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, including the District of Columbia, age 21 or older at the time of entry (the “Entrant”). Void outside the U.S., and wherever else prohibited by law. Employees of the Sponsor and its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, licensed wholesaler or retailer, and the immediate family members of, and/or those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

ENTRY: To enter, visit https://languedocadventure.com/news/cassoulet-day-2017 and follow all entry instructions to complete the entry form in its entirety and submit (“Online Entry”). Online Entries must be received between 09:00:01 AM Central Standard Time (“CST”) on Monday, January 9, 2017 and ends at 16:59:59 PM CST on Friday, January 20, 2017. Online Entrants are subject to all notices posted online including but not limited to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

 

Referral Bonus Entry. Upon submitting an Entry, entrants will have an opportunity to share the Sweepstakes with others by publishing a post to his/her Facebook wall or a Tweet from his/her Twitter account. During the Sweepstakes Period you will disclose your relationship with Sponsor in any online post you make which references Sponsor by including the statement “I entered the CIVL Cassoulet Day Sweepstakes” in any such posts. For every new individual that successfully enters the Sweepstakes by clicking through the shared link via Facebook or Twitter post, the referring entrant will receive one (1) additional bonus entry into the Sweepstakes (“Bonus Entry”). There is no limit on the total number of Bonus Entries the referring entrant may be entitled to receive during the Sweepstakes Period. All Bonus Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. All entrants are subject to all terms of use and notices posted on Sponsor websites (including but not limited to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy) and authorized social media accounts. By publishing a post to his/her Facebook timeline or a Tweet from his/her Twitter account, entrant is required to agree to the platform’s terms of service available at https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms and https://twitter.com/tos, respectively. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter.

 

Limit: One (1) Entry per person per day regardless of whether entrant has more than one email address. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

 

PRIZES/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)/ODDS:

 

Grand Prize: Two (2) Grand Prizes will be available. Each consist of: D’Artagnan Cassoulet Recipe Kit, and include 6 preserved duck legs (duck confit), 2 packages of duck & Armagnac sausage (4 links, 8.5 oz), 1 garlic sausage (1 lb.), 1 ventrèche (12 oz.), 3 packages of Haricot Tarbais beans (3 lbs.), 1 container of duck and veal demi-glace, 1 container of duck fat and 1 8 quart clay bowl.

 

The ARV of each Grand Prize is: $199.99

The Total ARV of both Grand Prizes is: $399.98

 

ODDS:  Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.

RANDOM DRAWING: The winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about Friday, January 20, 2017 from among all eligible Entries received. The selection will be made by third party Gleam.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by email and requested to confirm his/her shipping address and phone number within 48 hours via return email. Prizes will be sent to the address on the entry form or new address provided via email within 30 days of winner being verified.

PRIZE CONDITIONS: All expenses related to the acceptance or use of the prize are the sole responsibility of prize winner.

If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, or if winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these rules that winner will be disqualified, and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner in a separate random drawing.

Prize is not redeemable for cash and is non-assignable nor transferable. No substitution is permitted except if prize is unavailable, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. No cash in lieu of prizes and no exchange or substitution of prizes, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Any other incidental expenses on prize not specified herein are the winner’s sole responsibility.

Winners are responsible for all federal, state, local and income taxes associated with winning prize. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use winner’s name, prize won, hometown, likeness, video tape, photographs, and statements for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission.

Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor.  Winners acknowledge that the Official Sponsor and all other businesses affiliated with this Sweepstakes and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of the prize being offered, except that each merchandise prize shall be subject to its manufacturer’s standard warranty (if any).

GENERAL: Participating entrants agree to these Official Rules and release the Sponsor, and their affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation in the Sweepstakes, and the acceptance and use/misuse of the prize offered. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use/misuse or redemption of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize.

 

Although subsequent attempts to enter on a given day may be received, only the first complete entry received from a particular entrant will be eligible; subsequent attempts by the same person to enter, identity or email address will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, submission will be deemed submitted by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the account from which the entry is submitted or the e-mail address submitted, depending on the method of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person to whom the email account is registered. Submission materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; or (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of submission materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive submission information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you (i) agree to be bound by these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor and the independent judging organization, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these official rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any Sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these official rules; and (ii) withdraw any method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes), and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal.

LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER OR VANDALIZE THIS WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the state of California.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of California. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to actual damages, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential, or incidental damages, including attorney’s fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief.

THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE THEIR RIGHT TO JURY TRIAL WITH RESPECT TO ALL CLAIMS AND ISSUES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS PROMOTION WHETHER SOUNDING IN CONTRACT OR TORT, AND INCLUDING ANY CLAIM FOR FRAUDULENT INDUCEMENT THEREOF.

PRIVACY: By entering and providing the required entry information, entrants acknowledge that the Sponsor and affiliated partners (D’Artagnan) may also send information, samples or special offers it believes may be of interest to entrant, or other information or goods offered by its marketing partners. Personal information collected from online entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

OFFICIAL RULES REQUEST: To request a copy of the Official Rules, see https://languedocadventure.com/cassoulet-day-sweepstakes-official-rules or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by January 20, 2017, to: The CIVL Cassoulet Day Sweepstakes, attn: Benson Marketing Group LLC, 2700 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Suite H, Napa CA 94558

WINNER CONFIRMATION: For a written confirmation of the winner (available after January 20, 2017, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope (no later than January 31, 2017), to: The CIVL Cassoulet Day Sweepstakes, attn: Benson Marketing Group LLC, 2700 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Suite H, Napa CA 94558

SPONSOR: Conseil Interprofessionnel des Vins du Languedoc (“CIVL”), 6, Place de Jacobins, BP 221-F.11102, Narbonne, France. Sponsor is a non-profit trade association which is funded 50% by the EU and 50% by a legally mandated tax issued on the licensees (wine producers) by the French Government.

Void outside the US, in Puerto Rico, and wherever else prohibited.