Δ FULL GAME RULES & REGULATIONS:
* Effective March 3, 2015: The Official Rules were revised to eliminate the photo requirement to enter the Sweepstakes. Submitting a photograph of yourself and/or with your family members or friends flexing your and/or their coffee muscles will earn an entrant ten (10) Entries into the Grand Prize Drawing. Each time an Entrant submitted a Photo between February 2, 2015 and March 3, 2015 he/she will automatically receive ten (10) Entries into the Grand Prize Drawing.
GO BIG FOR HAWAII SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
These Official Rules apply for the "Go BIG For Hawaii Muscle Sweepstakes” ("Game") conducted by EIGHT O’CLOCK® COFFEE COMPANY ("Sponsor"). The Game will start at 12:00:01 AM Eastern Standard Time ("EST") on February 2, 2015 and will end at 11:59:59 PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (“EDT”) on May 31, 2015 ("Game Period").
SPONSOR: EIGHT O’CLOCK COFFEE COMPANY, 155 Chestnut Ridge Road, Montvale, NJ 07645.
By entering this Game, you agree to the Terms in these Official Rules. This Game is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. By participating in the Game, you understand that you are submitting your information to Sponsor. By participating in the Game, each entrant waives, discharges and releases Facebook, Twitter and Instagram from any and all liability associated with this Game. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Game must be directed to Sponsor and not to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
GAME ENTRANTS AND PRIZE RECIPIENTS MUST BE BOTH (A) LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES OR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND (B) TWENTY-ONE (21) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY TO BE ELIGIBLE. VOID OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. GAME SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. Officers, directors and employees of Sponsor, Funjet Vacations, The Mark Travel Corporation, La Macchia Enterprise and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, sales representatives, distributors, divisions, advertising and promotion, fulfillment and/or judging agencies (all such individuals and entities collectively referred to herein as, the "Related Entities"), and their immediate families (spouses, parents, children and siblings and their respective spouses) and those living in the same household of each are not eligible to enter the Game or win a prize. By participating in this Game, each entrant waives, discharges and releases Sponsor and its officers, directors, partners, members and agents, from any and all liability associated with this Game.
HOW TO PLAY: Entrants must have a valid Facebook or Twitter account in order to enter. To obtain a Facebook account for FREE, go to facebook.com and register as directed. To obtain a Twitter account for FREE, go to twitter.com and register as directed. To play the Game, (A) Login to the Game App with either Facebook or Twitter as indicated (B) Submit a valid email address; and (C) Agree to these Official Sweepstakes Rules (A, B and C, collectively defined as “Game Play”). Limit one (1) Game Play per Facebook account or Twitter account per Day during the Game Period. For purposes of these Official Rules, a “Day” is defined as the period between 12:00:01 AM EST/EDT and 11:59:59 PM EST/EDT the same calendar day.
If you participate in this Game and/or post updates to or receive updates from Facebook or Twitter via SMS from your wireless phone, your wireless-service provider may charge for each text message sent and received. Participants should contact their appropriate internet, wireless and/or phone service providers for complete details with respect to message and data rates both for sent and received messages. Entrants will be solely responsible for any and all applicable message and data charges.
EARN ENTRIES INTO THE GRAND PRIZE RANDOM DRAWING: You can earn either one (1), ten (10), twenty (20), twenty-five (25), one hundred (100), five hundred (500) or one thousand (1,000) Entries into the Grand Prize Random Drawing (each a “Grand Prize Entry” or “Grand Prize Entries”) as follows:
Upload one (1) Photograph: Take a Photograph of yourself and/or with your family members or friends flexing your and/or their coffee muscles and upload the Photograph during the Game Period and you can earn ten (10) Grand Prize Entries. You can upload as many Photographs as you wish, however each Photograph you submit must be different in order to receive ten (10) Grand Prize Entries. Photographs may not contain, as determined by Sponsor’s sole discretion, any content that:
By posting a photograph your photograph may be included in Sponsor’s commercial material as well as at Sponsor’s website or social media platforms whether or not your Entry is selected as the Grand Prize Winning Entry. Sponsor has no obligation to use any eligible photograph submitted. Uploaded photographs are the views/opinions of the Entrants and do not reflect the views of Sponsor in any manner. By uploading a photograph that features a child or children, you guarantee that you are the parent or legal guardian of the child/children featured and grant permission to Sponsor to use the photograph in Sponsor’s commercial material as well as at Sponsor’s website or social media platforms whether or not your Entry is selected as a Prize Winning Entry.
Invite Facebook Friends to Enter the Eight O’Clock Coffee Go Big For Hawaii Sweepstakes: Invite your friends on Facebook to enter this Sweepstakes and for every friend that accepts your invitation during the Game Period, you can earn twenty-five (25) Grand Prize Entries. You must have a personal relationship with any person you invite on Facebook.
Agree to receive Go Big For Hawaii Sweepstakes Reminder emails: You can earn one (1) Grand Prize Entry when you sign up for the Eight O’ Clock Coffee Go Big For Hawaii Sweepstakes Reminder emails during the Game Period.
Sign up for the Eight O’ Clock Coffee Newsletter: You can earn one (1) Grand Prize Entry when you sign up for the Eight O’ Clock Coffee Newsletter during the Game Period.
Sign up to receive information from Funjet Vacations: You can earn one (1) Grand Prize Entry when you sign up to receive information from Funjet Vacations during the Game Period.
Spin The Big Bonus Wheel: Click on the Big Bonus Wheel and when the Wheel stops, you could earn one (1), twenty (20), one hundred (100), five hundred (500) or one thousand (1,000) Grand Prize Entries or be an Instant Winner of two (2) eleven ounces (11 oz.) bags of Eight O’ Clock Coffee.
Upload a Valid Store Purchase Receipt and UPC code from one (1) Eight O’ Clock Coffee Purchase: Upload a valid store purchase receipt dated between February 2, 2015 and May 31, 2015 showing the purchase of at least one (1) package of Eight O’ Clock Coffee and the UPC code from at least one (1) package of Eight O’ Clock Coffee and receive one (1) Grand Prize Entry. Entrants will only receive one (1) Grand Prize Entry regardless of the number of valid Eight O’ Clock Coffee store purchase receipts and UPC codes uploaded.
Visit the Eight O’ Clock Coffee Website: You can earn ten (10) l Grand Prize Entries when you visit the Eight O’ Clock Coffee website during the Game Period.
Upload a Photograph on Instagram: Upload the photograph of yourself and/or with your family members or friends flexing yours and/or their coffee muscles using the hashtag #CoffeeFlex and synchronize your Instagram account and you could earn ten (10) Grand Prize Entries.
Instant Win Prizes are seeded at randomly selected times throughout the Game Period, and are awarded to the entrant who completes a Game Play in accordance with these Official Rules (whose Game Play is properly received and recorded by Sponsor's computer on or after a randomly-selected time during the Game Period) and receives a prize-winning message (subject to verification). All Game Plays must be received and recorded during the Game Period to be eligible. An entrant is not a winner of any Instant Win Prize, even if a Winning Prize Message or any other aspect of the Game should so indicate, unless and until the entrant’s eligibility and the potential Winning Prize Claim have been verified. Sponsor and Related Entities will not accept screen shots or other evidence in lieu of the validation process. Game Plays must be obtained legitimately. The number of Instant Win Prizes available to be won will decrease during the Game Period as Instant Win Prizes are awarded and claimed.
TO CLAIM AN INSTANT WIN PRIZE: All potential Instant Win Prize Winners will be required to provide the Sponsor with shipping information via email (that is associated with their Facebook account or Twitter account) immediately following the Winning Prize Message or prize may be forfeited. Electronic copy or computer screen shots of a Winning Prize Message or photocopies or facsimiles of winning screen shots of a Winning Prize Message will not be accepted or honored. Sponsor is not responsible for any lost, late, delayed, illegible, incorrect, incomplete, misdirected Prize Claims. Incomplete, unreadable, inaccurate, unintelligible or late Prize Claims which otherwise do not comply with these Official Rules will be disqualified. All Prize Claims become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Use of automated entry or similar devices to participate or subvert the entry process is prohibited and all entries through such devices are void. Your completion and submission of a Prize Claim constitutes your consent to participate in this Game and your consent for Sponsor to obtain and deliver your name, address and other information to the Sweepstakes Prize Fulfillment Center for the purpose of administering this Game and for other uses by Sponsor as permitted by these Official Rules and by applicable law. Sponsor and the Related Entities are not responsible for any problems or technical, hardware, or software malfunctions of any telephone network or telephone lines, failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Game, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or Entry to be received by the Sponsor due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion, unavailable network connections on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Game or downloading any materials in this Game. By playing the Game ("Entry"), each entrant agrees to abide by the terms of these Official Rules. Unclaimed Instant Win Prizes will not be awarded. Prizes will be awarded provided they are properly claimed. No more than the stated number of Instant Win Prizes will be awarded. Potential Winners have 7 days to claim prize, at which point this prizes are forfeited and will not be awarded. If the number of awarded Instant Win Prizes equals the number of Instant Win Prizes offered, no additional Instant Win Prizes will be awarded or provided in connection with this Game. In the event more Instant Win Prize Winner notifications are issued, or more winning claims are received, than the number of Instant Win Prizes set forth in these Official Rules due to computer, printing, seeding, human or other error or problem, a random drawing will take place from among all eligible Instant Win Prize claims for the Prizes at issue to award the proper number of Instant Win Prizes as set forth in these Official Rules. Inclusion in such drawing shall be each entrant's sole and exclusive remedy under such circumstances.
ONE HUNDRED (100) Instant Win Prizes: Each Instant Win Prize consists of two (2) eleven ounce (11 oz.) bags of Eight O’ Clock Coffee. The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Instant Win Prize: $13.98. Total ARV of all Instant Win Prizes: $1,398.00. Odds of winning an Instant Win Prize: 1:10,000. Limit one (1) Instant Win Prize per household. Instant win prizes not claimed will not be awarded.
GRAND PRIZE RANDOM DRAWING: All Grand Prize Entries received during the Game Period will be combined and entered into the Grand Prize Drawing and one (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected. Odds of winning the Grand Prize will depend upon the number of Grand Prize Entries received. The Grand Prize Random Drawing will be conducted on or about June 5, 2015 by an independent judging organization whose decisions in all matters are final and binding.
ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive one (1) trip for winner and up to three (3) Guests to Honolulu, Hawaii consisting of: Round-trip economy class air transportation for winner and up to three (3) guests between a major commercial airport nearest winner’s permanent residence and Honolulu, Hawaii (airline designated by Sponsor); and one (1) seven (7) nights hotel accommodations (one standard room, quad occupancy ) at the European Plan Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort designated by Sponsor. The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize: up to $9,500. Grand Prize Winner and his/her guests must travel between June 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016 and travel is subject to blackout dates and availability. Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for any and all expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the Grand Prize description herein, including but not limited to ground transfers between Grand Prize Winner’s residence and airport of departure, ground transportation in Honolulu, Hawaii) in-room charges (e.g., mini-bar, room service, telephone, movies), meals and beverages, gratuities, travel upgrades, baggage fees, and personal incidentals. Grand Prize Winner will be required to provide a valid major credit card or some other acceptable form of payment, as determined in the hotel’s sole discretion upon hotel check and all in-room charges, telephone calls, meals, beverages, hotel upgrades, amenities, personal incidentals and any other expenses charged to the Grand Prize Winner’s hotel room will be charged to that major valid credit card or deducted from the deposit provided. The ARV of the Grand Prize may vary based on the commercial airport nearest winner’s permanent residence, as well hotel fluctuations at the time of travel. Sponsor is not responsible for any fees or additional charges resulting from the Grand Prize Winner’s or a guest’s changes to itinerary or accommodations and Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for any and all charges incurred due to a Guest’s name change or trip cancellation. Travel is subject to terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules and those set forth by selected travel providers, availability and other material restrictions may apply. Grand Prize Winner and Guests must travel on the same itinerary. Once the Guests are selected, the Guests may not be substituted, except at the Sponsor's sole discretion. Grand Prize Winner and guests will be solely responsible for obtaining valid U.S. government photo identification prior to travel and the associated costs for these requirements. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitution or any act or omissions whatsoever by the air carriers, hotels or other transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers including any results thereof such as changes in services or accommodations necessitated by same. Sponsor shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage. If the Grand Prize Winner becomes disabled or cannot otherwise fully enjoy the prize due to illness, Sponsor shall have the option at its sole discretion of being relieved of liability for fulfillment of the prize award and no other compensation in lieu of the prize will be awarded. Grand Prize Winner and guests are responsible for obtaining their own medical and life insurance and the associated costs. All travel is subject to any and all restrictions instituted by the Department of Defense and/or Department of Homeland Security, as required.
GENERAL: Total ARV of all prizes: up to $10,898. The ARV is determined as of the date of the printing of these Official Rules. The difference in the value of a prize as stated herein and value at time of prize notification, if any, will not be awarded. Prizes are non-transferable, are not redeemable for cash and no substitutions will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if a designated prize (or a component thereof) should become unavailable for any reason. Prizes are taxable income to the winners and each winner will be responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use, if any. Sponsor will not pay for or offset any tax liability on any prize. Prizes are subject to the Game and all applicable federal and state laws. Eligibility, age and claims made by any winner are subject to verification. Potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified by e-mail on or about June 12, 2015 with an affidavit of eligibility and a liability and (where imposing such condition is legal) a publicity release, which potential Grand Prize Winner must return to Sponsor representative within five (5) business days of notification. If the potential Grand Prize Winner notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential Grand Prize Winner is ineligible, or the potential Grand Prize Winner declines the prize, the potential Grand Prize Winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible Entries. Sponsor is not responsible for fraudulent calls or e-mails made to entrants not by the Sponsor. Grand Prize Winner must supply Sponsor with his/her Social Security number for tax purposes. Where permissible, Grand Prize Winner may be required to agree to a background investigation conducted by Sponsor. If an Instant Win Prize is undeliverable, that prize winner will be disqualified and that prize will not be awarded.
INTERNET: If for any reason this Game is not capable of running as planned due to an infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor or the Related Entities which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Game, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the Entry process, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Game. Neither the Sponsor nor any Related Entity assumes any responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entries. Neither the Sponsor nor any Related Entity is responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or Entry to be received by the Sponsor or any Related Entity due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Game or downloading any materials in this Game. NEITHER SPONSOR NOR ANY RELATED ENTITY IS RESPONSIBLE FOR INCOMPATIBILITY OF ENTRANT'S HARDWARE, SOFTWARE OR BROWSER TECHNOLOGY WITH SPONSOR'S OR SUCH RELATED ENTITY'S HARDWARE, SOFTWARE OR BROWSER TECHNOLOGY. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE GAME IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR OR AFFECTED RELATED ENTITY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHERREMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning Entry will be declared made by the "Authorized Account Holder" of the e-mail address at time of Entry. An "Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person 18 years of age or older who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization(e.g., business, education institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor may ask any entrant or potential Winner to provide Sponsor with proof that such party is the authorized account holder of the e-mail account associated with the Entry.
GENERAL: By entering this Game, entrants and Winners: (1) agree to be bound by these Official Rules; (2) agree to release Sponsor and the Related Entities from any and all liability for any loss, harm, damages, costs or expenses, including without limitation property damages, personal injury and/or death, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in this Game or any Game-related activity, or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery; and (3) consent to the use of his/her name, voice, picture, and likeness for advertising and Game purposes (where permitted) in any medium throughout the world, whether now known or hereafter devised, in perpetuity without additional compensation unless prohibited by law, and (4) acknowledge that Sponsor and the Related Entities have neither made nor are responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition, or fitness for a particular purpose. Sponsor, at its sole discretion may discontinue this Game at any time. Sponsor, at its sole discretion may terminate the Game or decide to modify the Game in any manner that it deems fair and equitable to participants if it becomes aware of any occurrence that would materially affect the Game's security and fairness. Sponsor, at its sole discretion, may prohibit individuals from participating in the Game and disqualify entries if they (1) attempt to enter the Game through any means other than as described in these Official Rules, (2) attempt to disrupt the Game or circumvent the terms and conditions of these Official Rules in any way or (3) repeatedly show a disregard for the Game Official Rules or act (a) in an unsportsmanlike manner, or (b) with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor. Sponsor's decisions with respect to the Game are final.
LIABILITY & RELEASE: By participating in this Game, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor and the Related Entities from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Game or receipt or use of any prize hereunder, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Game; (b) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; (c) printing errors; (d) errors in the administration of the Game or the processing of Entries or Claims; or (e) injury or death to a person(s) or damage to property which may be result, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Game or entrants' receipt, acceptance, use and/or enjoyment of any prize. In no event shall Sponsor or the Related Entities be liable for attorney's fees. Each Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. Sponsor and the Related Entities reserve the right to correct typographic, clerical or printing errors in any Game materials. Sponsor and the Related Entities are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this Game, the administration of the Game or in the announcement of any Winner, including such error as may give an erroneous indication that a prize has been won. In the event the Sponsor or the Related Entities are prevented from continuing with this Game, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Game is undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute, or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state, or local government law, order of regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within the Sponsor's or the Related Entities' control (each a "Force Majeure" event), the Sponsor and the Related Entities shall have the right, in their sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Game without notice or further obligation. If the Sponsor or the Related Entities, in their discretion, elect to abbreviate, cancel or terminate the Game as a result of a Force Majeure event, the Sponsor and the Related Entities reserve the right, but shall have no obligation, to award a Grand Prize from among all valid and eligible entries received up to the time of such Force Majeure event.
NAME OF WINNER/OFFICIAL RULES: To obtain a list of winners (available after June 30, 2015), or a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope to be received by June 15, 2015 to: Go BIG For Hawaii Sweepstakes, c/o The S3 Agency, 716 Main Street, Boonton, NJ 07005. VT residents may omit return postage. Please specify “Official Rules” or “Winners List” on the outer envelope.
NATURE OF SPONSOR’S BUSINESS: Manufacturer and seller of Coffee Products.
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