Cunard Line – Only On Cunard – Win one (1) Seven (7) night Transatlantic Crossing for Winner and one (1) guest (“Guest”) between New York
Only on Cunard® SweepstakesOFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THE ONLY ON CUNARDSM SWEEPSTAKES (“SWEEPSTAKES”) IS GOVERNED BY THE FOLLOWING OFFICIAL RULES. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS STATED HEREIN. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA (EXCLUDING QUEBEC) ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY U.S. LAW. DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE AND/OR NOT LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES OR CANADA (EXCLUDING QUEBEC) AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.
Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the 50 United States the District of Columbia, and Canada (excluding Quebec), who have reached 21 years of age or older as of May 21, 2018. Void in Quebec and where prohibited. All employees of Cunard Line (“Sponsor”), its advertising and promotion agencies, PHD Network, and each of their respective parent companies, divisions, affiliates, subsidiaries, or agents (collectively, “Sweepstakes Entities”) and their immediate families (defined as spouse, child, sibling, or parent, and their respective spouses) or household members (whether or not related) are not eligible. Sponsor reserves the right to verify eligibility qualifications of winner.
Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins on May 21, 2018 at 9:00:01 AM Pacific Time, United States (“PT”) and ends on August 31, 2018 at 9:59:59 PM PT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). All entries must be received by August 31, 2018 at 9:59:59 PM PT to be eligible.
How To Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, each eligible entrant (“Entrant”) can enter the Sweepstakes by accessing the Sweepstakes website at http://www.cunard.com/campaigns/only-on-cunard-sweepstakes/ (“Website”). Once at the Website, complete the electronic entry form by submitting your name, e-mail address, full mailing address, and such other information as Sponsor may require to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes (“Entry”).
Grand Prize Winner Selection & Odds:One (1) grand prize winner will be determined in a random drawing on or around September 7, 2018 at 24303 Town Center Drive, Suite 200, Valencia, CA 91355 from among all eligible Entries received. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Entries received. Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right to void all Entries made through any script, macro, robotic, automatic, mechanical, programmed or similar duplication method. Any attempt by the Entrant to enter more than the number of times authorized herein, using multiple names and/or email addresses, and/or systematic entering from the same IP address, and/or any other fraudulent mechanism, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, shall give the Sponsor the right to disqualify the Entrant and all of his/her Entries, in Sponsor’s reasonable discretion. The Winner will be notified by email on or about September 14, 2018. Sponsor is not responsible for any change in entrant’s email address, mailing address, phone number or any other contact information. Upon notification, if a Canadian resident, the selected potential winner must first, unaided (whether mechanical or otherwise), correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question before being declared a winner. In the event that the selected entrant is unable to correctly answer the skill-testing question, the Sponsor shall have the right to randomly draw another eligible entrant, and the Sponsor shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard. If any prize or prize correspondence (including e-mail) is returned as non-deliverable, or winner is unable to travel by dates specified, prize may be forfeited in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Winner is subject to verification, including verification of age. Winner will be required to complete, sign and return an Affidavit/Declaration of Eligibility/Liability Release, and, where lawful, a Publicity Release within five (5) business days of attempted notification or prize may be forfeited. If a potential winner is found not to be eligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, if attempted notification or any prize is returned as undeliverable, if any required documents are not returned within the required number of days, if a winner cannot be verified, or if a winner is otherwise unable or unwilling to accept and claim the prize as stated, then winner may be disqualified and the prize may be forfeited in Sponsor’s sole discretion. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to an alternate entrant who will also be selected randomly.
GRAND PRIZE (1). The verified winner (“Winner”) will receive one (1) Seven (7) night Transatlantic Crossing for Winner and one (1) guest (“Guest”) between New York, New York and Southampton, England; one (1) Balcony Category Stateroom (Category BV), double occupancy accommodations; All prize details not specified in the Official Rules will be determined in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. CROSSING ITINERARIES ONLY AVAILABLE FROM NOVEMBER 2018 TO December 2019.The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the prize is $4,138 USD/$5,178 CND. Actual value may vary based on seasonal fluctuations in price for accommodations and the date of voyage. Any difference in actual value and ARV will not be awarded. Prize values are based on conversion rates as of May 02, 2018 and may vary. The difference, if any, will not be awarded.
TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM THE POINT OF EMBARKATION/DISEMBARKATION FOR CRUISE IS NOT INCLUDED. Winner is solely responsible for any and all expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the prize description herein, including but not limited to, all transportation to/from point of embarkation/disembarkation, hotel accommodations before/after cruise (if any), shore excursions fees, in-room charges (e.g., mini-bar, room service, telephone, movies, etc.), all meals and beverages prior to boarding crossing, discretionary charges while on vessel, meals in alternate dining venues while on vessel, gratuities, alcoholic beverages, boutique purchases, and any other incidental costs or other expenses not specifically set forth herein. Winner and Guest must be available to travel on the same itinerary. Trip must be completed by December 31, 2019 and may only be taken between either November 2018 to December 2018 and from April 2019 to December 2019, and may be subject to certain other restrictions. If for any reason, the Winner is not available to travel by December 8, 2019 and/or during the available time periods as listed above, the prize may be forfeited in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor will attempt to accommodate winner’s preferred itinerary, but all specifics thereof, will be at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Exact travel dates and arrangements subject to availability and at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage or other personal property brought on vessel. If the 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. All travel is subject to any and all restrictions instituted by the Department of Defense and/or Department of Homeland Security, as required.
Unless a child of Winner, Guest must be 18 years of age or older as of the date of departure. Minors must be accompanied at all times during trip (including, but not limited to, crossing activities, and all other prize-related events) by minor’s parent or legal guardian. Once Guest is selected, he/she may not be substituted, except in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Additional prize award details and travel information to be provided to the winner at the time of notification. Winner and guest are also responsible for obtaining travel and medical insurance (and all other forms of insurance) at their option and hereby acknowledge that Sponsor has not and will not obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance. Winner and Guest must sign and return a travel release before any ticketing or confirmation of travel occurs. Winner and Guest must have all necessary identification and/or travel documents (e.g., a valid U.S. or Canadian passport) required for travel. Crossing is subject to the terms and conditions of the Cunard passage contract located at http://www.cunard.com/passagecontract. As set forth in more detail in the passage contract, Sponsor reserves the right to refuse to embark winner or crossing Guest, at any time if, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, winner or crossing Guest, or any minor or other person in winner or crossing Guest’s care during the crossing or other portion of the trip, is unfit for any reason for the crossing.
General Conditions: Prize is non-transferable and no cash equivalent or substitution of prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. If the 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 will be awarded only to an address within the United States, DC, or Canada (excluding Quebec). Winner will be solely responsible for all applicable Federal, State, provincial and local taxes connected with receipt of prize, the use and enjoyment of prize, or any other connection with this Sweepstakes unless otherwise required by law or unless this requirement is waived by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Winner will be solely responsible for all applicable Federal, State, provincial and local taxes and for any other fees or costs associated with receipt of Grand Prize, the use and enjoyment of Grand Prize, or any other connection with this Sweepstakes, regardless of whether or not the Grand Prize is used in whole or in part . If winner is a U.S. resident, he/she will receive IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of Prize. Canadian residents may be subject to withholding taxes and Canadian residents are responsible for the reporting and payment of any income tax. As a condition of accepting the Prize, Winner agrees to furnish any requested information needed for tax reporting. By participating in this Sweepstakes, each Entrant understand and agree (and agree to confirm in writing): (a) to abide to these Official Rules which are final and binding and the decisions of Sponsor with respect to all aspects of the Sweepstakes, which are final, (b) to accept the prize as awarded, without substitution, and to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promoting agencies, any other party associated with the development or administration of this Sweepstakes, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) from and against any and all liability whatsoever, including without limitation legal claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages, demands or actions of any kind (including without limitation personal injuries, death, damages, loss or destruction of property rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light) in connection with this Sweepstakes or with the announcement, acceptance, ownership, or use or misuse of prize (including but not limited to any travel related thereto) and/or use of the Entry, or other errors in these terms and conditions and (c) except where legally prohibited, by accepting the prize, Winner agrees to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image and biographical information and statements for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in perpetuity, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without notice, review or approval by the Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority. Releasees are not responsible for loss, damage, or claims resulting from the Sweepstakes. Entrants or Winner will be disqualified for any attempt to tamper with any aspect of the Sweepstakes, or circumvent these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to remedy any such action, disruption, or circumvention in a manner, determined solely by Sponsor that is fair and equitable to Sweepstakes Entrants. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to void, modify, terminate or suspend this Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) should fraud or any unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes. BY ACCEPTING PRIZE, WINNER ACCEPTS (AGREES TO CONFIRM IN WRITING) THE INHERENTLY DANGEROUS NATURE AND RISK IN SEA TRAVEL, INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY AND/OR DEATH, ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER PARTICIPATION IN THE PRIZE EVENT IS VOLUNTARY, ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THERE ARE NATURAL FACTORS AND OCCURRENCES WHICH MAY IMPACT ON OR AFFECT THE SAFETY OF THE ACTIVITIES HE/SHE IS PARTICIPATING IN AND HE/SHE ASSUMES THE RISK OF SUCH FACTORS AND OCCURRENCES AND AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, RELEASEES SHALL NOT BE IN ANY WAY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY RESULTING INJURY AND/OR DEATH. However, if any provision of the Official Rules or the application of any such provision to any person or circumstance shall be declared to be invalid, unenforceable or void, such decision shall not have the effect of invalidating or voiding the remainder of the Official Rules, it being the intent and agreement of the parties that the Official Rules shall be deemed amended by modifying such provision to the extent necessary to render it valid, legal and enforceable while preserving its intent or, if such modification is not possible, by substituting therefore another provision that is valid, legal and enforceable so as to give effect to Sponsor’s intent. Nothing in these Official Rules shall in any way limit or exclude liability for or in connection with (a) fraud, or (b) death or personal injury caused by negligence.
Disputes: As a condition of participating, Entrants agree (and agree to confirm in writing), to the extent permitted by law: (a) to release Releasees from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of any prize, including any travel related thereto, (b) that under no circumstances will any Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and all Entrants hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the participant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California. By entering, participants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in Los Angeles County, California.
Publicity. By accepting the prize, where permitted by law, winner grants to Sponsor the right of publicity, including the right to use and publish Winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice and likeness for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without additional consideration, notification, review or approval. Winner’s names may also be posted in Internet/social media.
Name of Winner. Winner information will be available between September 27, 2018 and November 31, 2018. For winner’s first name and surname initial, city & state, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Attention Cunard Marketing, 24303 Town Center Drive, Suite 200, Valencia, CA 91355. Requests must be received by November 31, 2018. Canadian residents may omit return postage.
Sponsor: Carnival plc, trading as Cunard Line, 24303 Town Center Drive, Suite 200, Valencia, CA 91355.