Accor Hotels – Win a $8,480 trip for 2 to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and more prizes by June 15, 2015!
HELLO BRAZIL SWEEPSTAKES
ENDS ON June 15, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. ET
Hello Brazil Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including District of Columbia) who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry.
The Promotion consists of a sweepstakes and an instant win game
Accor Business and Leisure Management, LLC, 3470 NW 82nd Avenue, Doral FL 33122. Administrator: HelloWorld, Inc., One ePrize Drive, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069.
The Promotion begins on May 4, 2015 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time and ends on June 15, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. ET
4.HOW TO ENTER
You must be a Le Club Accorhotels Loyalty Member (“Member”) to participate in the Promotion. If you are not already a Member, visit https://sleclub.accorhotels.com/enrollLoyalty?hasPromoCode=true&promoCode=EUS0415〈=gb to become one; it is free to become a Member. Once you are a Member, visit http://accor.promo.eprize.com/brazil (the “Website”) and follow the links and instructions to complete the registration form including your Member number. You automatically will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes and advance to the Instant Win Game page and receive one (1) Instant Win Game play for that day. Once on the Instant Win Game page, follow the links and instructions to play the Instant Win Game. The Instant Win Game results will be instantly displayed. Potential winners of the Instant Win Game will be provided directions for validation. All potential winners are subject to verification before any prize will be awarded. Administrator is responsible for the functionality of the Instant Win Game. Limit: Each entrant may enter/play one (1) time per day during the Promotion Period. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of plays/entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant’s plays/entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration or play, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant 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. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. Bonus Entries: You can earn additional Sweepstakes entries through the methods outlined below. Answer Trivia Questions: Follow the links and instructions to answer trivia questions and you will receive one (1) Sweepstakes entry per trivia question answered correctly. Share the Program on Facebook: After you enter the Promotion, you will be invited to share the Promotion by posting a link on Facebook. If one of your friends registers for the Promotion through the link you posted on Facebook, you will automatically receive one (1) additional Sweepstakes entry. Tweet via the Website: After you enter the Promotion, follow the links and instructions to click on the tweet button on the Website and you will receive one (1) additional Sweepstakes entry. Tweet about Accor Hotels: During the Promotion Period, tweet what you think about Accor Hotels, or a recent experience at one, along with #LeClubBrazilSweeps, and you will receive one (1) additional Sweepstakes entry.
5. SWEEPSTAKES / INSTANT WIN GAMES
Administrator is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Promotion and the selection of potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Sweepstakes: Administrator will randomly select the potential Sweepstakes winner, from all eligible entries on or around June 22, 2015.
• Instant Win Game: Eight hundred sixty (860) random, computer-generated winning times, one for each prize listed below, will be generated during the Promotion Period. Three (3) First Prize winning times, three (3) Second Prize winning times, four (4) Third Prize winning times and ten (10) Fourth Prize winning times will be generated per day. If you are the first player to play the Instant Win Game at or after one of the randomly-generated times, you will be a potential instant winner of the prize indicated.
6. ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR OR ADMINISTRATOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE PROMOTION. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE INSTANT WIN GAME OR SWEEPSTAKES SHOULD SO INDICATE, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY, AND THE POTENTIAL INSTANT WIN GAME WINNER AND/OR SWEEPSTAKES WINNER HAVE BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. SPONSOR WILL NOT ACCEPT SCREEN SHOTS OR OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS VALIDATION PROCESS. ANY PLAY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY REASON IS DEEMED A DEFECTIVE PLAY, IS VOID AND WILL NOT BE HONORED.
7. VERIFICATION OF POTENTIAL WINNERS
Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. If the potential Sweepstakes winner entered through the Website, he/she will be notified by mail, email or phone. If the potential winner entered through Twitter, Sponsor (@AccorHotels) will reply to each winner’s entry tweet requesting that the potential winner “follow” @AccorHotels, if he/she is not following already. Next, Sponsor will send a direct message from @AccorHotels to the potential winner’s Twitter account used to enter the Sweepstakes with instructions on how to claim his/her prize. In order to receive the message, your “Tweet Privacy” Account setting must be “unchecked.” The potential Grand Prize winner (parent/legal guardian if winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) will be required to sign and return a Declaration of Compliance, Liability and Publicity Release which must be received by Administrator, within seven (7) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim the prize. If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, or fails to sign and return the Declaration of Compliance, Liability and Publicity Release or provide any other requested information within the required time period (if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits the prize. In the event that a potential Grand or First Prize winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. There will be three (3) alternate drawings after which the prize will remain unawarded. Unclaimed Second, Third and Fourth Prizes will not be awarded. Instant Win Game Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Promotion.
• SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE
ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: A trip for two (2) to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Trip package includes round trip, coach-class air transportation on Delta Air Lines for two (2) from a major airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; five (5) nights’ accommodations at the Caesar Park Hotel Ipanema (standard room, double occupancy); breakfast for length of stay (menu determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion); and $3,000 spending money, awarded in the form of a check. Winner must complete the trip within one (1) year from the drawing date or prize will be forfeited. Trip must be booked at least twentyone (21) days prior to departure or as permitted in Sponsor’s discretion. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability and blackout dates. Travel must be round trip. Sponsor will determine flight itinerary in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Promotion, and those set forth by the Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals, gratuities, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Unless child of winner, travel companion must be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of departure or a sibling/friend of winner with the appropriate parental permissions and releases and must travel on same itinerary and at the same time as the winner. If winner is a minor in his/her state of residence, travel companion must be winner’s parent/legal guardian. Travel companion must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of travel documents. Winner and travel companions are solely responsible for obtaining valid passports, visas, and any other documents necessary for international travel. Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates.
• Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $8,480. Actual value may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Odds of winning the Sweepstakes Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
INSTANT WIN GAME PRIZES
• ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-NINE (129) FIRST PRIZES (three (3) per day): 2,000 Le Club Accorhotels Loyalty Points. ARV: $43.20.
• ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-NINE (129) SECOND PRIZES (three (3) per day): 1,000 Le Club Accorhotels Loyalty Points. ARV: $21.60.
• ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY-TWO (172) THIRD PRIZES (four (4) per day): 500 Le Club Accorhotels Loyalty Points. ARV: $10.80.
• FOUR HUNDRED THIRTY (430) FOURTH PRIZES (ten (10) per day): 200 Le Club Accorhotels Loyalty Points. ARV: $4.32.
• Odds of winning an Instant Win Game prize depend on the number of Instant Win prizes available divided by the number of eligible Instant Win Game plays.
• Limit: One (1) Instant Win Game prize per person. For All Prizes: ARV for Loyalty Points is based on the formula 2000 Loyalty Points equals 40 Euros. The actual value of the prizes is based on fluctuations of the value of the Euro and any gap in time between the date the ARV is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules and the date the prize is awarded or redeemed. No cash equivalent and all prizes are non-transferable and no substitution 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 the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use.
• TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES: $20,554.40.
By receipt of any prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, HelloWorld, Inc., and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies and each of their respective parent companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, causes of action, damages, losses or liabilities, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of or related to the participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. Released Parties shall not be liable for any special, indirect, incidental, punitive, or consequential damages including, without limitation, lost business, lost profits, lost data, or loss of use, whether foreseeable or not.
Except where prohibited, participation in the Promotion constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
11. GENERAL CONDITIONS
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes or Instant Win Game, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes at random from among the eligible entries or plays received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Instant Win Game or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes or the Instant Win Game may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
12. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s entry or play is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another Sweepstakes entry or Instant Win Game play, if possible. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims.
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 settled by arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association (the “Arbitrator”). This arbitration provision limits the ability of the entrant, Administrator, and Sponsor to litigate claims in court and participant, Administrator, and Sponsor each agree to waive their respective rights to a jury trial or a state or federal judge. You agree that you will not file any lawsuit against Administrator or Sponsor in any state or federal court and that the Arbitrator will have sole and exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute you have with Administrator or Sponsor. The Arbitrator shall apply the AAA Consumer-Related Disputes Supplementary Procedure effective September 15, 2005 (as may be amended) and as modified by the agreement to arbitrate in this Dispute Resolution section. You agree that you will not file a class action or collective action against Administrator or Sponsor, and that you will not participate in a class action or collective action against them. You agree that you will not join your claims to those of any other person and that you will not agree to class or collective procedures in arbitration or the joinder of claims in arbitration. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant, Administrator and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion or any prize, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. The place of arbitration shall be New York, New York. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion, but in no event attorneys’ fees. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
14. ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION
15. WINNER LIST
For a winner list, visit http://bit.ly/1Drlf4l. The winner list will be posted after winner confirmation is complete. © 2015 HelloWorld, Inc. All Rights Reserved.