Anheuser-Busch – Ritas Spotify Summer – Win a six month subscription to Spotify

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RITAS® SPOTIFY SUMMER SWEEPSTAKES – OFFICIAL RULES
1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
2. The “Ritas Spotify Summer Sweepstakes” (“Sweepstakes”) is open to residents of the
fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are twenty-one (21) years of age or
older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited.
3. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time (“CDT”) on May 1, 2019
and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CDT on August 31, 2019 (“Sweepstakes Period”).
4. Two (2) Ways to Enter: (a) Internet: Visit http://ritas.absweeps.net (“Website”) and follow
the online instructions to complete and submit an online entry. (b) QR Code: Use your smart
phone or other web-enabled device with data plan to scan the Sweepstakes quick response
(“QR”) code featured on signs or promotional materials at participating stores with the QR read
application already installed on your phone. You will be directed to a mobile Web page at
http://ritas.absweeps.net where you may complete and submit an entry. To scan a QR code,
participants must have a smart phone or other web-enabled device with a camera feature and
QR scanner application and may incur message or data charges from their wireless service
provider for each message sent and received. Check with your wireless service provider for
details on these and other applicable charges. Participants are solely responsible for any such
wireless charges. Not all wireless carriers participate. All entries must be received and
recorded during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor’s designated official judging organization’s
computer is the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes. No other forms of entry are
valid. Limit one (1) entry per person.
5. Anheuser-Busch, LLC (“Sponsor) and its affiliates, subsidiaries, and agencies are not
responsible for lost, late, misdirected, unintelligible, returned or undelivered entries, telephone
calls, text messages, 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
Website’s terms of service, as solely determined by the Sponsor, will be disqualified. Neither
Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information whether
caused by Website 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. Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for injury or
damage to participant’s 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 randomly select the winner
from valid entries received prior to action taken, or otherwise as may be deemed fair and
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equitable by the Sponsor. Text message entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the
registered owner of the wireless number used to enter. In the event of a dispute regarding the
identity of an online entrant, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter will be
deemed to be the entrant, and must comply with these rules. The authorized account
subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the email address by the ISP or other
organization responsible for assigning email addresses. All materials submitted become the
property of Anheuser-Busch, LLC and will not be returned.
6. Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about September
1, 2019 from among all eligible entries received by an independent judging agency, whose
decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Winner may not substitute or
transfer prize, but Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize with a prize of equal or greater
value. Limit one (1) prize per person.
7. All prizes will be awarded. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries
received. The potential winner will be notified by email or phone and will be required to respond
to the notification within forty-eight (48) hours indicating whether he/she can accept the prize. If
no response is received within the time allotted, an alternate potential winner will be randomly
selected. Any alternate potential winner selected will also be required to respond to the
notification within forty-eight (48) hours. Sponsor is not responsible for suspended or
discontinued Internet, wireless, or land-line phone service which may result in a potential winner
not receiving initial prize notification. Potential winner may be required to complete, sign, and
return an affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release via email, fax or overnight mail
within seventy-two (72) hours of prize acceptance. Subject to verification of eligibility and
compliance with the terms of these Official Rules, including verification that the winner is at least
twenty-one (21) years of age or older, the potential winner will be declared the official winners 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 the
prize will be awarded to an alternate potential winner. In the event of noncompliance within any
of these time periods, prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential winner 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.
Please see the privacy policy located at https://www.theritas.com/privacy-policy.html for
details of Sponsor’s policy regarding the use of personal information collected in connection with
this Sweepstakes. If you are verified as the prize winner, your first name, last initial, city and
state will be included in a publicly-available winner’s list.
8. Employees and the immediate families of employees of Anheuser-Busch, LLC and its
affiliates and subsidiaries; wholesale distributors and their employees and their immediate
families; advertising and promotion agencies and their employees and their immediate families;
and retail licensees and their employees and their immediate families are ineligible. This
Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law and is subject to federal, state and local
regulations. Taxes on prizes, if any, are solely the responsibility of the winners.
9. Acceptance of prize offered constitutes permission for Sponsor to use winner’s name,
voice, biographical information and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and promotion
without further compensation in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on
the Internet without notice or review or approval as permitted by law.
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10. Prize (500 total): Each winner will receive a six (6) month subscription to Spotify. Spotify
subscription is subject to the terms and conditions at www.Spotify.com. Approximate Retail
Value: $60.00 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 $30,000.00. Any difference between
stated value and actual value will not be awarded.
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 the potential winner will not bring the Sponsor into
public disrepute, contempt, scandal or ridicule or reflect unfavorably on the Sponsor. If
requested, the 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.
11. By accepting a prize, winner agrees to release and hold Anheuser-Busch, LLC harmless
from all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind resulting from acceptance,
possession or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injuries, death and property
damage. By participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees to be bound by all the Official
Rules of this Sweepstakes.
12. For the names of the winners, hand-print your name and complete address on a 3″ x 5”
card and mail to: Ritas Spotify Summer Sweepstakes Winners List Request, 16630 Old
Chesterfield Rd., Chesterfield, MO 63017, for receipt by November 1, 2019.
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