Anheuser-Busch Natural Light – Natty Seltzer Backyard Summer Pool Giveaway – Win one Natural Light inflatable pool

NATTY SELTZER BACKYARD SUMMER POOL GIVEAWAY
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO ENTER FOR A
CHANCE TO WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT
INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THE SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED
FOR VIEWING IN THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY UNITED STATES LAW. VOID WHERE
PROHIBITED.
1. ELIGIBILITY :
The “Natty Seltzer Backyard Summer Pool Giveaway” (“Sweepstakes”) is open
to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia who are
twenty-one (21) years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, contractors,
directors, officers and agents of Anheuser-Busch, LLC, its affiliates and subsidiaries;
advertising and promotion agencies, wholesale distributors, retail licensees, and all
other service agencies involved with the Sweepstakes, and members of their immediate
family (spouse, parent, child and sibling), are not eligible to enter or win. The
Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations
and is void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional
agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions which are final and binding
in all matters related to this Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all
requirements as set forth herein.
2. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD :
Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) on June 17,
2020 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT on August 23, 2020 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The
Sweepstakes Period is divided into ten (10) entry periods (each an “Entry Period”) as
defined in the chart below. Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for
this Sweepstakes.
Entry
Period
Start Date/Time End Date/Time Drawing
Date
1 06/17/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 06/21/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 06/22/20
2 06/22/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 06/28/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 06/29/20
3 06/29/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 07/05/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 07/06/20
4 07/06/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 07/12/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 07/13/20
5 07/13/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 07/19/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 07/20/20
6 07/20/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 07/26/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 07/27/20
7 07/27/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 08/02/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 08/03/20
8 08/03/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 08/09/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 08/10/20
9 08/10/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 08/16/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 08/17/20
10 08/17/20, 12:00:00 a.m. EDT 08/23/20, 11:59:59 p.m. EDT 08/24/20
3. THREE (3) WAYS TO ENTER :
(a) Facebook: Post the hashtags #NattySeltzerSummer and #Sweepstakes and
tag @NATURALLIGHT (“Entry”). You must be a registered user of Facebook and
follow Natural Light on Facebook in order to enter the Sweepstakes via Facebook.
Facebook registration is free and can be obtained by logging on to www.facebook.com
and following the online instructions to open an account.
(b) Instagram: Post the hashtags #NattySeltzerSummer and #Sweepstakes and
tag @NATURALLIGHTBEER (also an “Entry”). You must be a registered user of
Instagram and follow Natural Light on Instagram in order to enter the Sweepstakes via
Instagram. Instagram registration is free and can be obtained by logging on to
www.instagram.com and following the online instructions to open an account.
(c) Twitter: Tweet the hashtags #NattySeltzerSummer and #Sweepstakes and
tag @NATURALLIGHT (also an “Entry”). You must be a registered user of Twitter and
follow @naturallight on Twitter in order to enter the Sweepstakes via Twitter. Twitter
registration is free and can be obtained by logging on to www.twitter.com and following
the online instructions to open an account.
For all Entries :
If entering with a mobile phone or other web-enabled device and using your
wireless carrier’s network, standard data charges from your wireless carrier may apply.
Check with your wireless service provider for details on these and any other applicable
charges. Entrants are solely responsible for any such wireless charges.
Your setting must be set to “unprotected” and/or “public” in order for your posts to
be viewable by Sponsor and its agents. Only posts that are viewable by Sponsor and
its agents will be considered an Entry.
All Entries must be received and recorded during the Sweepstakes Period. No
other forms of Entry are valid. See Appendix A for additional Entry Guidelines &
Prohibited Content. Entry must comply with these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the
right, but not the obligation, to review any Entry for violation of these Official Rules and
may, at its sole discretion, reject, delete, or otherwise exclude an Entry for any reason,
including without limitation, if the Entry contains any Prohibited Content (as defined in
Appendix A) or any other commentary or material which Sponsor, in its sole discretion
deems inappropriate.
4. SWEEPSTAKES DRAWING :
Two (2) potential winners will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or
about each Drawing Date as defined in Rule #2 from among all eligible Entries received
during the corresponding Entry Period. All Drawings will be conducted by Sponsor,
whose decisions are final in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes Drawing.
Non-winning Entries will not carry forward to subsequent Entry Period drawing. Odds of
winning depend on the number of eligible Entries received during the corresponding
Entry Period.
5. WINNER NOTIFICATION :
All prizes will be awarded. Potential winners will be notified via direct message on
Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and will be required to respond to the notification within
forty-eight (48) hours indicating whether he/she can accept the prize. If a potential
winner does not respond to the notification within the forty-eight (48) hour time period,
prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential winner will be selected. Any alternate
potential winner selected will also be required to respond to the notification within the
time frame stated above.
Potential winners may be required to complete, sign and return an affidavit of
eligibility and liability and, unless prohibited by law, publicity release to Sponsor or
Sponsor’s representative within forty-eight (48) hours of prize acceptance. Subject to
verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules, including
verification that the winner is twenty-one (21) years of age or older, the potential winner
will be declared an official winner of the Sweepstakes. If Sponsor cannot verify that the
potential winner is twenty-one (21) years of age or older prior to winner notification, then
the potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner will be
selected.
In the event of noncompliance within any stated time period, the prize will be
forfeited and an alternate potential winner will be selected. Any alternate potential
winner selected will also be required to adhere to the time periods described herein.
Any prize notification or prize returned to the Sponsor or its agencies as undeliverable
will result in disqualification and the awarding of that prize to an alternate potential
winner.
Sponsor is not responsible for suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless, or
land-line phone service or a change in an entrant’s email, phone number or mailing
address which may result in a potential winner not receiving initial prize notification or
his/her prize information.
6. PRIZE DETAILS :
Prize (20 total; 2 per Entry Period; See Rule #2; See Rule #4): Each winner will
receive one (1) Natural Light inflatable pool. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) is
$50.00. If winner cannot accept the prize as specified, prize will be forfeited and will be
awarded to an alternate winner. Total ARV of all prizes is $1,000.00. Any difference
between stated value and actual value will not be awarded.
Limit one (1) prize per person. Prizes are non-transferable and no cash
equivalent or substitution of a prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.
If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves
the right to substitute prize with another prize of equal or greater value. Prize winners
will be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes, and for any other fees
or costs associated with the prizes they receive, regardless of whether it, in whole or in
part, is used.
If Sponsor so elects, potential winner may be required to submit to a confidential
background check. Such background check may include (but is not limited to)
investigation of criminal, sexual offenses, or other arrest or conviction record, and any
other factor deemed relevant by the Sponsor to help ensure that potential winner will not
bring the Sponsor into public disrepute, contempt, scandal or ridicule or reflect
unfavorably on the Sponsor. If requested, potential winner agrees to sign waiver forms
authorizing the release of personal and background information. In the event of
noncompliance, to be determined at the sole discretion of Sponsor, prize will be
forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate winner.
7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE :
Anheuser-Busch, LLC and each of their affiliates, subsidiaries, and agencies
(collectively the “Released Parties”) are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected,
unintelligible, returned or undelivered Entries, email, or for lost, interrupted or
unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), Website, or other
connections availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, miscommunications, failed
computer, network, telephone, satellite or cable hardware or software or lines, or
technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions,
computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of
any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network. Persons who tamper with
or abuse any aspect of this Sweepstakes or Website, or act in violation of the Official
Rules, or act in any manner to threaten or abuse or harass any person, or violate
Sponsor’s terms of service, as solely determined by the Sponsor, will be disqualified.
Released Parties are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information whether
caused by users, tampering, hacking, or by any of the programming or equipment
associated with or used in this Sweepstakes, and assumes no responsibility for any
errors, omission, deletion, interruption or delay in operation or transmission or
communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized Website access. Any
use of robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like entry methods will void all such
Entries, and may subject that entrant to disqualification. Released Parties are not
responsible for injury or damage to entrants or any other person’s computer or property
related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes. Should any portion of
Sweepstakes be, in the Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs,
unauthorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the
Sponsor, corrupt or impair administration, security, fairness or proper play of this
Sweepstakes, or submission of Entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion
to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes, and determine the winners from
valid, non-suspect Entries received prior to action taken, or otherwise as may be
deemed fair and equitable by the Sponsor. In the event of a dispute regarding Entries
received from multiple users having the same Facebook, Instagram or Twitter account,
the authorized subscriber of the Facebook, Instagram or Twitter account used to enter
will be deemed to be the entrant, and must comply with these Official Rules. The
authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the Facebook,
Instagram or Twitter account by the organization responsible for assigning the
Facebook, Instagram or Twitter account. All materials submitted become the property
of Anheuser-Busch, LLC and will not be returned. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT
ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL,
CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES; AS A RESULT, THE ABOVE
LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND THE FOREGOING
PARAGRAPHS SHALL NOT APPLY TO A RESIDENT OF NEW JERSEY TO THE
EXTENT DAMAGES TO SUCH NEW JERSEY RESIDENT ARE THE RESULT OF
SPONSOR OR ADMINISTRATOR’S NEGLIGENT, FRAUDULENT OR RECKLESS
ACT(S) OR INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT.
Entrants agree (a) that Sponsor and its parent, subsidiary and affiliated
companies, and advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and their respective officers,
directors, employees, wholesale distributors, representatives and agents, will have no
liability whatsoever for, and are released and shall be held harmless by entrants
against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, to persons,
including death, or property, or rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, copyright
infringement or portrayal in a false light resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly,
from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of the prize or participation in this
Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related activity, and (b) winner, by acceptance of
prize, except where legally prohibited, grants permission for Sponsor (and agrees to
confirm such agreement in writing) and those acting pursuant to its authority to use
his/her name, submitted biography, voice and/or likeness and prize information, and/or
Entry (and assign the Entry, which may be altered, changed, modified, edited, used
alone or with other works, as solely determined by Sponsor) for advertising, trade and
Sweepstakes purposes without further compensation, at any times or time, in all media
now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on the Internet without notice or
review or approval.
8. PUBLICITY :
You grant to Sponsor an exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable,
unrestricted, royalty-free, sub-licensable right and license to exploit your Entry in any
media now or hereafter known, without any payment or other consideration of any kind,
or permission or notification, to you or any third party, for any purpose, including,
without limitation, your Entry and any person’s property (physical, personal, and indicia)
contained therein. The foregoing grant includes, without limitation, the right to
reproduce, alter, amend, broadcast, edit, publish, use, merchandise, license,
sublicense, and adapt the Entry in any and all media now or hereafter known,
throughout the world, for any purpose, whether commercial in nature or otherwise,
including in contexts and circumstances that result in your Entry being associated with a
particular Sponsor or Sponsors. Accordingly, you hereby waive any objection to, such
use, distribution, reproduction or display of your Entry, and any claim for compensation
whatsoever in connection therewith. Such waiver shall include any claim for
infringement of any so-called “Moral Right,” “Droit Moral” or similar right or interest.
9. DISPUTE RESOLUTION :
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and
enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant and
Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes or any claim or dispute that has arisen or
may arise between you and Sponsor, shall be governed by, and construed in
accordance with, the laws of the State of Missouri without giving effect to any choice of
law or conflict of law rules. The place of arbitration shall be St. Louis, Missouri.
10. PRIVACY POLICY :
See Sponsor’s privacy policy located at
https://www.naturallight.com/en/privacy-policy.html (“Website”) for details regarding the
use of personal information collected in connection with this Sweepstakes. If you are
verified as a prize winner, your first name, last initial, city and state will be included in a
publicly-available winner’s list.
11. SPONSOR :
Anheuser-Busch, LLC, One Busch Place, St. Louis, MO 63118.
12. WINNER’S LIST :
For the names of the winners, send a direct message to the Natural Light
Facebook, Instagram or Twitter account and include “Natty Seltzer Backyard Summer
Pool Giveaway Winner’s List Request” in the direct message for receipt by October 24,
2020.
© 2020 Anheuser-Busch, Natural Light® Seltzer TM
House Rules TM
, Catalina Lime Mixer
and Aloha Beaches TM
, Flavored Malt Beverage (Ale in TX), St. Louis, MO
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated
with Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding
this Sweepstakes shall be directed to Sponsor and not to Facebook, Instagram or
Twitter.
APPENDIX A
ENTRY GUIDELINES & PROHIBITED CONTENT
Entries must meet the following requirements:
Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about
Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies or communicate
messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to
which Sponsor wishes to associate.
Sponsor shall have full right and power to copy, publish, broadcast, display,
distribute, use, edit, translate, alter, combine with other material, reuse and adapt
any or all portions of the Entry in any way and for any purpose whatsoever, at
any time, now or in the future, in any media now known or hereafter devised
throughout the World in any manner whatsoever and for any purpose.
Entry cannot (a) be sexually explicit or suggestive, violent or derogatory of any
ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or
pornographic, contain nudity or any materially dangerous activity; (b) promote the
excessive or irresponsible consumption of alcohol, or promote illegal use of
alcohol, drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing),
any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous or any particular political
agenda or message; (c) be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or
hate group; (d) contain an image of anyone under 21 years of age; (e) otherwise
fail to comply with the Beer Institute Advertising and Marketing Code as made
publicly available at the following online location:
http://www.beerinstitute.org/assets/uploads/general-upload/2015-Beer-Ad-Code-
Brochure.pdf; (f) contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others, or
advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind (other than Natural Light
Aloha Beaches, Catalina Lime Mixer or House Rules), without permission, or
contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal
names, email addresses or street addresses; (g) contain copyrighted materials
owned by others without permission; (h) contain materials embodying the names,
likenesses or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, without
permission; (i) refer to or depict any names, logos or readily recognizable
features of a retailer of alcohol beverages (such as a grocery store, convenience
store, restaurant, bar, or any other retail location that sells alcohol beverages);or
(j) depict, and cannot itself be in, violation of any law.
Each entrant warrants and represents that the Entry: (a) is his/her original work,
(b) has not been previously published; (c) has not received previous awards; and
(d) does not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity
or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity;
Any entrant whose Entry includes likenesses of third parties or contains elements
not owned by the entrant (such as, but not limited to, depictions of persons,
buildings, trademarks or logos) must be able to provide legal releases for such
use including Sponsor’s use of such Entry, in a form satisfactory to Sponsor,
upon request, prior to award of prize and/or naming of entrant as a winner.
Any Entry that, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, is not in accordance with the
guidelines as stated herein or on the Website, or is deemed to be inappropriate
for publication is ineligible.
Incomplete, illegible, deceptive or garbled Entries are not eligible.
Any such entrant will indemnify and hold harmless, Sponsor from any claims to
the contrary.
All Entries are subject to Sponsor’s Digital Millennium Copyright Act policy, as
follows: D IGITAL M ILLENNIUM C OPYRIGHT A CT — Anheuser-Busch is committed to respecting
and protecting the legal rights of copyright owners. As such, Anheuser-Busch adheres
to the following notice and take down policy, in full compliance with Section 512(c)(3) of
the DMCA (17 U.S.C. § 512 et seq .). If you believe any of the Entries infringes upon
your intellectual property rights, please submit a notification alleging such infringement
(hereafter a ” DMCA Takedown Notice “). To be valid, a DMCA Takedown Notice must (i)
be provided to the Anheuser-Busch designated agent, (” Copyright Agent “), as set forth
below, and (ii) include the following:
A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the
owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if
multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single
notification, a representative list of such works;
Identification of the material claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of
infringing activity and that is to be removed or access disabled and information
reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;
Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you,
such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail;
A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the
manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the
law; and,
A statement that, under penalty of perjury, the information in the notification is
accurate and you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive
right that is allegedly infringed.
Anheuser-Busch’s Copyright Agent to receive DMCA Takedown Notices is:
email: trademarks@anheuser-busch.com . For clarity, only DMCA Takedown Notices
should go to the Copyright Agent; any other feedback, comments, online purchases or
other communications should be directed to the applicable customer service links
posted on the Website. You acknowledge that in order for Anheuser-Busch to be
authorized to takedown any Content, your DMCA Takedown Notice must comply with all
of the requirements of this Section.
By submitting an Entry, you agree that your Entry is gratuitous and made without
restriction, that it will not place Sponsor under any obligation other than as stated in
these Official Rules, that Sponsor is free to publish or otherwise disclose the ideas
contained in the Entry on a non-confidential basis to anyone or otherwise use the ideas
without any additional compensation to you. You acknowledge that, by acceptance of
your Entry, Sponsor does do not waive any rights to use similar or related ideas
previously known to Sponsor or developed by its employees, or obtained from sources
other than you.
By participating, you acknowledge that your Entry may be posted on the Website
or in any other form of publication, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries posted to the
Website are not edited by Sponsor and are the views/opinions of the individual entrant
and do not reflect the views of the Sponsor in any manner. By entering, you
acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit.