Blackened Whiskey – S&m2 T-Shirt – Win Max

Blackened Whiskey S&M2 T-Shirt Sweepstakes

Official
Rules

 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
TO ENTER OR WIN.  MAKING A PURCHASE DOES
NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF WINNING.  THE
FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES IS VALID ONLY IN THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES, DISTRICT
OF COLUMBIA (D.C.), AND CANADA (EXCLUDING QUEBEC) AND IS OPEN ONLY TO QUALIFIED
PERSONS (AS DEFINED IN THE RULES BELOW). 
VOID ELSEWHERE AND WHEREVER PROHIBITED. 
BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE
OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR.  DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU
DO NOT AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND FALL WITHIN THE ELIGIBILITY
REQUIREMENTS AS SET FORTH BELOW. 

 

Sweepstakes
Name:  Blackened Whiskey S&M2 T-Shirt Sweepstakes (the
“Sweepstakes”).

 

Sweepstakes
Dates: Sweepstakes
registration begins at 12:00:00am Eastern Time (“ET”) on 10/14/2020 and ends at 11:59:59pm ET on 11/14/2020 (the “Registration Period”).  The Sweepstakes is subject to all
applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void outside of
the U.S. and Canada, in Quebec, and wherever prohibited or restricted by law.

 

Who
may Enter: 
Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of, and who are located
within, the (50) U.S., D.C., or Canada, excluding residents of Quebec, who are
age 21 or older as of date of entry, and have a valid driver’s license or government
issued photo ID, except the following persons who are not eligible to enter,
participate or win:

(a)  
Employees,
officers, and directors of Blackened
Whiskey, Sweet Amber Distilling Co. (collectively “Sponsor”),
Million Dollar Media, LLC (the “Sweepstakes Administrator”), each of their
respective franchisees, parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors
or wholesalers, alcohol retailers, printers, advertising and promotion
agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the design or execution
of this promotion (collectively, “Released Parties”), and the members of the
immediate families or households, whether or not related, of any of the above.
“Immediate family members” includes, for purposes of this promotion, parents
(including in-laws), grandparents, siblings (including step-siblings), children
(including step-children), grandchildren (including step grandchildren) and
each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside.

 

How to Enter – Online
Registration: Visit www.BlackenedWhiskey.com/SM2Tshirt during the “Registration Period”, and follow the online
entry instructions to participate in the Instant Win promotion.  Each entrant must fully complete the online
registration page with all required information including his/her name, valid
email address, phone number (including
area code), state of residence and date of birth.  After having read and agreed to these
Official Rules, click the submit button to submit your online entry.  All online entries
must be fully complete for all required information, and
must be received by 11:59pm ET on 11/14/20
to be eligible. 

 

Any available opt-in
opportunities are not required to enter the Sweepstakes, and opting-in will not
improve your chances of winning. 
By participating and submitting an
entry, contestant agrees that sponsor and participating parties are authorized
to contact entrant via email, text, mail, phone or any other form of media to
make contestant aware of information pertinent to the Sweepstakes, and to
distribute information regarding the Sponsor(s) featured products, special
events or future contests, promotions or offers.  Contestants may opt-out of any further email
communication at any time by simply replying REMOVE to any email message, or following the provided opt-out instructions.

 

Limit one
entry per person and per valid email address during the entire registration
period.  Once
registered, your registered email address may be used to login for return
visits to participate in the online instant win game up to one time per day (see below). 

 

Any
incomplete or illegible entries will be disqualified.  Released Parties are not responsible for
lost, late, misdirected, illegible, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible,
damaged entries, or for entries submitted in a manner that is not expressly
allowed under these rules, or for any entry not
submitted or received due to any technical error or failure, unauthorized human
intervention, inaccurate capture or mis-entry of any required information, or
the failure to capture any such information for any reason including
programming or technical errors, or effects of hackers or failure of any
electronic equipment, computer or cellular transmissions and/or network connections;
all of which will be disqualified.

 

Each
participant must submit an entry on his/her own behalf.  Any entry submitted on behalf of another
individual or using another person’s email address, name or mobile number will be
disqualified and ineligible to claim any prize. 
Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of
entries allowed by using same, multiple/different email addresses, mobile
numbers, identities, or any other methods void that participant’s entries and
that participant may be disqualified.  No
mechanically reproduced or automated entries permitted.  Use of any automated system to participate is
prohibited and will result in disqualification and all such entries will be
deemed void.  All entries received become
the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. 

 

In
the event of a dispute as to any online registration, the authorized account
holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the registrant
and he/she must be eligible according to these Official Rules.  The “authorized email 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.

 

By
registering to enter Sweepstakes, you affirm that you have read and accepted
these Official Sweepstakes Rules.  All entrants agree to be bound by and abide
by the official rules of the Sweepstakes.

 

How to Play – Online Game:  After
completing the online registration page (first time visitors) or logging in with
your registered email address (for return visitors), visit the game play page
on the contest website.  The game play
page will display three (3) Blackened Whiskey barrels.  To determine if you are a prize winner, click
one (1) of the three (3) available Blackened Whiskey Barrels. 

 

After clicking a
Blackened Whiskey barrel image on the game play screen, the website will determine
if the participant is a potential prize winner, and the participant shall receive
an online message verifying if they are a potential winner.  If they are not a winner, they will receive a
non-winning message.  If the participant
is determined as a potential winner, they will receive a winner confirmation
message, AND an associated unique prize claim code on their
results page.  If the participant does
not receive the winner confirmation message and a valid unique prize claim code
for any reason, or receives the non-winning results message, then that
participant will not be a prize winner for that game play attempt. 

 

Eligible participants
may return to the contest website to play the online instant win game up to one
time per day, each day during the Sweepstakes period.  Each ‘day’ shall be defined as occurring
between 12:00:00am ET to 11:59:59pm ET, and the Contest Administrator’s time
clock shall be the sole determinant of the eligible time period.

 

Prize winners will be randomly
determined throughout the Sweepstakes Period.  A maximum total of two hundred (200)
winners will be randomly determined during the entrie
Sweepstakes period, based upon randomly selected and predetermined winning
dates and times.  The first eligible participant
who participates at or following a scheduled winning date and time, shall
receive a winning prize message and unique prize claim code, and shall be
eligible to claim the prize award for that attempt (see below). 

 

Maximum of one prize award per person,
email address or household during the entire Sweepstakes period.  After receiving a winning prize message or
being determined as an eligible prize winner, contestants may not be re-awarded
another prize during the entire Sweepstakes period to the same individual,
email or household. 

 

Claiming a prize award:  Eligible
contestants receiving an online winner confirmation message, must print or
record their unique prize claim code, and must follow the online instructions
provided.  Eligible prize winners will receive
a prize claim form via email within 2 – 4 weeks from their online notification
of a winning attempt or determination of being a potential prize winner. 

Note:  Any
winner who is a resident of Canada, excluding residents of Quebec who are
ineligible, before clakiming the prize, shall
first be required to complete a skill-related mathematical question and answer
the question correctly in a manner satisfactory to the Administrator in
order to be confirmed as a winner and receive the prize award.

 

Prize Award and Delivery: 
The available instant win prize award, number of prizes available and
approximate retail value (ARV) of each prize are as follows: 

Instant Win Prize Award Description

Max.
# Available

ARV

Blackened
Whiskey S&M2 T-shirt

Size based upon availability, and
as solely determined and designated by Sponsor

200

$20.00

 

Total
maximum value of all available prize awards: $4,000.

 

Prize
Awards:  The maximum number of prize awards available during
the entire Sweepstakes Period are as listed above.  No more than the advertised number of prizes
will be awarded for any reason.  Each prize
winner will receive online instructions for prize redemption, and/or may be
contacted by the Sweepstakes Administrator to confirm or coordinate prize
delivery.  In the event any scheduled prize is unavailable at time of prize award,
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute an alternate prize of equal or greater
value at its sole discretion. 

 

Prize
winners must accept delivery of prize in the method as solely determined and
designated by Sponsor.  Prize shall be
shipped to the designated winner residential address as provided at the time of
entry and/or winner notification via USPS or other Sponsor designated shipping/mail
carrier, or as otherwise designated by Sponsor. 
Allow approximately 8 – 12 weeks for delivery.  Once shipped, prize shall be considered
awarded, delivered and fulfilled, and Sponsor shall not be responsible for any prize
shipment that is lost, late, delayed, undelivered, misdirected, misdelivered, damaged
or stolen, or any incorrect shipping address provided by winner.  In the event of any delivery issues, prize
award shall not be replaced or substituted with any alternate prize award or
compensation.  Winner shall look solely
to designated shipper/carrier and not to Sponsor for any delivery issues.

 

IMPORTANT:  In the event of any technical or programming
errors, tampering, or any error or malfunction of any kind that results in more
than the scheduled number of participants being notified they are a prize
winner – then all such claimants shall be placed into a random drawing, and the
actual scheduled number of prize winners as listed above will be randomly
selected from all participants receiving a prize notification or submitting a
prize claim.  The maximum number of prize
awards are as listed above, regardless of the number of participants who claim
to have received, or who have actually received an online
prize winner notification.

 

All other costs
related to prize delivery, acceptance and use are the responsibility of winner
including but not limited to all applicable taxes.  Prizes are non-transferable
and no cash redemption or prize substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole
discretion or as provided herein. 

 

All
of the following will apply to each potential instant win prize winner: 1) instant
win prize winner will be required to complete and return, within 3-days of date of receipt, a
prize acceptance form, an affidavit of eligibility, and a liability/publicity
release (where permitted); 2) prize winner may be required to present a copy of
a valid driver’s license or government I.D. and confirm their residential delivery
address as a condition of receiving any prize;  3) Winners are responsible for paying all
applicable taxes on prize(s). 

 

General
Prize Conditions: All other costs and expenses related to prize
acceptance, redemption and use not specified herein as being provided are the
sole responsibility of winner, including but not limited to delivery charges, shipping,
or any incidental expenses.  All income,
federal, state and local taxes are the winner’s sole responsibility.  All prize awards are non-transferable
and no cash redemption or prize substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole
discretion or as provided herein. 
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with one of comparable
or greater value, at its sole discretion.  All
prizes are awarded as is, without any warranty, express or implied, by
Sponsor.  Failure to collect or properly
claim prize in accordance with these rules will result in forfeiture of the
prize.  If forfeited for any reason,
participant will not receive any other prize substitution or compensation, and the prize will remain the property
of Sponsor and will not be awarded, except as provided herein.  All properly
claimed prizes will be awarded.  Any
unclaimed prizes will not be awarded.

 

Additional Rules &
Restrictions:  By participating, entrants agree to
abide by and be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor
and Administrator, which shall be final in all matters relating to this
Sweepstakes.  In the event an entrant
wins a prize, and is later found to be in violation of these rules he/she will
be required to forfeit the prize or to reimburse Sponsor for the stated value of
the prize if such violation is discovered after winner has used the prize.
Participation in Sweepstakes constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its
designees to use entrants’ names, cities and states of residence and/or likenesses
for purposes of advertising and trade in any and all media now or hereafter
known worldwide on perpetuity without limitation or further compensation,
notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.  False, fraudulent or deceptive entries or
acts shall render entrants ineligible for any prize.

 

By
participating, entrants agree to hold all Released Parties harmless from any
claims, losses, actions, or damages of any kind, whether actual, incidental or
consequential, for injury (including but not limited to death), damages, losses
or expenses arising out of or relating to entrant’s participation in this
Sweepstakes, or the acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or
participation in prize-related activities (including but not limited to travel
or activity related thereto), and to assume all liability therefor. 

 

Released
Parties shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply
the prize or any part thereof by reason of any acts of God, pandemics, any
actions, regulations, orders, or requests by any governmental entity, equipment
failure, terrorist acts, war, fire, unusually severe weather, embargo, labor
dispute or strike, labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of
any kind, or any other cause beyond Released Parties’ sole control. 

 

Participants
are restricted to use of ordinary and typical computer equipment, mobile phone
equipment, Internet access and cellular networks. Sponsor disclaims all
liability for the inability of a participant to complete or continue an entry
due to equipment malfunction, busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, acts
beyond the Sponsor’s control, or otherwise. The Sponsor disclaims any liability
for entries not received due to technical difficulties or transmission errors.
The Sponsor disclaims all liability for any delays, mis-delivery, loss, or
failure in the delivery of any item sent by mail, courier, express, electronic
transmission, or other delivery method. 
Released Parties are not responsible for mechanical, technical,
electronic, communications, telephone, computer, hardware or software errors,
malfunctions or failures of any kind, including: failed, incomplete, garbled or
delayed transmission of online entries, traffic congestion on telephone lines,
the Internet or at any website or lost or unavailable network connections which
may limit an online entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, and
any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile
phone related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information
necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes. 
Released Parties are not responsible for any other errors of any kind,
whether computer, technical, typographical, printing, human or otherwise,
relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without
limitations, errors which may occur in connection with the printing or
advertising of this Sweepstakes, administration or execution of the
Sweepstakes, the cancellation of the game, the processing of entries or in the
announcement of the prizes or prize winners. 
Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any
person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes
website.

 

Sponsor reserves
the right to cancel, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes for reasons including,
but not limited to fraud, misconduct, regulatory requirements,  acts of God, pandemics, or if any technical issues
or failures destroy or threaten the integrity of the Sweepstakes, in the
opinion of the Sponsor/Administrator, or if a computer virus, bug, or other
technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper conduct of
the Sweepstakes as determined by Sponsor/Administrator, in their sole
discretion. In the event of early termination of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor
reserves the right to determine prize winner(s) in a random drawing from among
all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the time/date of such
termination.

 

IN CASE OF DISPUTES:  By
participating, each entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes
of action arising out of or in connection with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes
awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class
action, and any judicial proceeding shall take place in a federal or state
court within the State of New Jersey; (2) any and all claims, judgments, and
awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs
associated with entering this Sweepstakes, and in no event will entrant be
entitled to received attorneys’ fees or other legal costs; and (3) under no
circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant
hereby waives all rights to claim, 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. All
issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and
enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of
entrant and Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be governed by,
and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, without
giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether
of the State of New Jersey or any other jurisdiction), that would cause the
application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New Jersey.

 

Odds:  Odds
of winning a prize award are dependent upon the total number of eligible
entries received. 

 

Official Rules & Winners List: 
For a copy of these Official Rules, or the name of prize winner(s), send
a self-addressed stamped envelope to be received by 12/30/20 to: Blackened
Whiskey S&M2 T-Shirt Sweepstakes, c/o Million Dollar Media, P.O. Box 278,
Woodbridge, NJ  07095.  PLEASE SPECIFY which you are requesting,
official rules or winners list. 

 

Sponsor: 
This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Sweet Amber Distilling Co., PO Box 1760,
Santa Monica, CA 90406.

 

Sweepstakes Administrator: 
The Sweepstakes is administered by Million Dollar Media, LLC, P.O. Box
278, Woodbridge, NJ 07095.