E & J Gallo Winery – E&j Brandy Tbt Summer ’21 – Win of one signed team jersey from the 2021 season of The Basketball Tournament
E&J Brandy x TBT Summer ’21 SWEEPSTAKES
This Sweepstakes is intended for legal residents aged 21 or older of the United States
(excluding Utah) and the District of Columbia only. Void where prohibited. Do not enter this
Sweepstakes if you are not eligible and are not located in the United States at the time of
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE
YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The E&J Brandy x TBT Summer ’21 Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) will commence at
10:00:00 AM Pacific Time (“PT”) on June 1, 2021 (“Start Date”) and end at 10:00:00 AM PT on
August 9, 2021 (“End Date”). The period between the Start Date and End Date will be referred
to as the (“Sweepstakes Period”).
1. SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR. The Sweepstakes is sponsored by E. & J. Gallo Winery, 600
Yosemite Blvd., Modesto, CA 95354 (“Sponsor”), and is administered by Moosylvania, 7303
Marietta Ave, Maplewood, MO 63143 (“Administrator”), for Sponsor’s E&J Brandy brand
(“E&J” or “Brand”).
2. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS. The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States
(excluding Utah) and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older. VOID IN UTAH,
PUERTO RICO, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS, AND OTHER U.S. TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS, AND
WHEREVER PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. Directors, officers, employees, and agents
of Sponsor, Administrator and any retail licensees, authorized licensees, wholesale licensees,
distributors, and each of their respective parent, sister, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and
promotional agencies, and all other corporations, partnerships, or other legal entities or
individuals associated with the development, administration, or fulfillment of this
Sweepstakes, and the immediate families of such persons (defined as spouse, child, sibling,
parent, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandparent, so-called “step” or “half” variations of any
of the preceding individuals, and all descendants and each of their respective spouses,
regardless of where they live), and those living in their same households, whether or not
related, are ineligible to enter, win or collect prizes in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is
subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and ordinances.
TO ENTER. The Sweepstakes begins at 10:00:00 AM PT on June 1, 2021 and ends at
10:00:00 AM PT on August 9, 2021.
To enter the Sweepstakes, visit www.ejfamily.com, and follow the instructions to complete
and submit your online entry. Once entrant has completed the foregoing, he/she will have
earned one (1) entry (“Entry”) into the Sweepstakes. Entry must be received by 10:00:00 AM
PT on August 9, 2021, to be eligible for entry into the Sweepstakes.
To be eligible, the Entry must be in English. Sponsor or Administrator are not responsible for
lost, late, incomplete, tampered or damaged Entries or Entries that are lost or misdirected to
any Junk folder or SPAM filter. All such Entries will be ineligible. Entries will not be
acknowledged or returned.
Limit: (1) Entry per person/email address/per day during the Sweepstakes Period. Any
person, who attempts to participate by using multiple email addresses, multiple identities, or
by using any device or artifice to participate in violation of the terms stated in these Official
Rules, may be disqualified by Sponsor in its sole discretion. An entry that is sent after 10:00:00
AM PT on August 9, 2021 will be disqualified, and that entry attempt will not be eligible for
the random drawing. Entries become the property of Sponsor.
Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar participation methods or
agents will void such participation in the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute over who an
Entry corresponds to, the authorized account subscriber of the cellular account used to enter
the Sweepstakes or the authorized account subscriber or owner of the email address as of
the actual time that such information was received by Administrator, will be deemed to be
the entrant. The “authorized account subscriber” is defined as the natural person who is
assigned the cellular telephone number by the cellular telephone network associated with
the cellular phone number or by the internet service provider associated with the email
address used to enter the Sweepstakes. Administrator may require an entrant to show proof
of being the authorized account holder. Sponsor and/or Administrator are not responsible
for cellular carrier or cell tower glitches or outages that result in the non-receipt of any
entrant’s text-in Entry attempts. Sponsor and/or Administrator is not responsible for Entries
that are garbled, corrupted, or otherwise unascertainable or incomprehensible. Entrants may
be required to indicate their acceptance to the Official Rules where indicated at the time of
Entry; provided, however, that any entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes, and
is deemed, such entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to the Official Rules and any and
all decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, which are final and binding in all respects. All
entrants agree to waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes and/or these Official
3. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION.
Winner Selection: There will be twenty-four (24) winners during the Sweepstakes Period.
Winners will be determined by random drawing conducted from among all eligible Entries by
Administrator on or about August 10, 2021. All decisions of Sponsor or Administrator are final
and binding. All Entries are subject to verification, confirmation and compliance with the
Official Rules. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries received. Limit: 1
winner per household.
4. Winner Notification: Sponsor or Administrator will attempt to notify each potential winner
(“Potential Winner”) via email on for about August 10, 2021. The Potential Winner will be
notified on or about the date of random drawing as listed in the chart above. Potential Winner
must respond within two (2) days of notification attempt. Failure to respond to notification
as directed within the stated time will result in forfeiture of the prize. Awarding of any prize
is subject to verification of Potential Winner’s eligibility and full compliance with these Official
Rules. The Potential Winner will be required to complete, sign and return an Affidavit of
Eligibility and a Liability/Publicity Release Form (“Affidavit and Release”) within two (2) days
of receiving the Affidavit and Release from Sponsor or Administrator. Failure to return the
signed Affidavit and Release within two (2) days following the date of delivery thereof may
result in forfeiture of the prize. If any Potential Winner cannot be contacted as specified
above, or if Potential Winner fails to return the signed Affidavit of Eligibility by the deadline
specified above, or if a Potential Winner is deemed ineligible for any other reason in Sponsor
or Administrator’s sole discretion, the Potential Winner will be disqualified and an alternate
winner may, at Sponsor or Administrator’s sole discretion, be randomly selected in his/her
place from among all remaining eligible Entries, time permitting.
5. PRIZE(S) AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”). There will be twenty-four (24) total
prizes, four (4) Grand Prizes and twenty (20) First Place Prizes during the Sweepstakes Period.
Each Grand Prize will consist of one signed team jersey from the 2021 season of The Basketball
Tournament (“TBT”). The ARV of each Grand Prize is $100. Each First Place Prize will consist
of one E&J x TBT branded basketball jersey, and one E&J x TBT branded basketball. The ARV
of each First Place Prize is $45. The total ARV of all the prizes to be awarded in this
Sweepstakes is $1,300. Alcohol is not included as part of any prize. Prize will be sent to
address provided by winner after winner is verified and returns the completed Affidavit and
Release. No PO boxes permitted. Unclaimed or returned prizes will not be awarded. Sponsor
and the Administrator are not responsible for any legal, or other restrictions on winner’s use
of the prize.
Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part
of the prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance,
receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the
winner. If any part of the prize becomes unavailable for any reason, Sponsor will not be
responsible to award that part of the prize. Winner is solely responsible for any and all
applicable fees and taxes associated with receipt and use of the prize. PRIZE IS AWARDED “AS
IS,” “WHERE IS,” WITH NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. Prize is
nonassignable, nonsubstitutable, and nontransferable. Notwithstanding the foregoing,
Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, substitute cash or a prize of equal or greater monetary
6. INTERNET. If for any reason this Sweepstakes cannot be executed as planned, including but
not limited to infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud,
technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor that corrupt or affect
the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, or if
the Sweepstakes is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically
or otherwise, the Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend, terminate or modify the
Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor, at its discretion, may select winner from the eligible,
non-suspect Entries fulfilling the applicable eligibility requirements prior to the event
requiring termination, cancellation or suspension of this Sweepstakes.
7. LICENSE TO ENTRY. By submitting an Entry, you irrevocably grant Sponsor and its designated
agents the royalty-free right throughout the world in perpetuity to use, re-use, copy, publish,
copyright, republish in whole or in part, edit, add to, modify, and rearrange the Entry in
whatever media now known or hereafter developed, for use in the advertising and promotion
of Sponsor and Sponsor’s products without further permission, approval, consideration or
payment to the you, except where prohibited by law. You agree to sign any document
requested by Sponsor to further confirm this license.
8. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASES. No liability or responsibility is assumed by
Sponsor from entrant’s participation in, or attempt to participate in, the Sweepstakes.
Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical errors in the information provided by
entrants, or in the announcement of prizes or these Official Rules. Sponsor’s failure to enforce
any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision or any other
provision herein. Should any provision of the Official Rules be deemed unenforceable or
invalid, the other provisions of the Official Rules shall remain in full force and effect. Proof of
sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor and/or
Administrator. All such Entries are subject to verification. By entering or otherwise
participating in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting any prize, each entrant hereby fully and
unconditionally agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and
Administrator, or their respective designated agents, which are final and legally binding in all
respects, and agrees to waive any right to claim any ambiguity in these Official Rules. The
entrant also agrees to assume all risk of loss, damage, destruction, delay or misdirection of
materials and mail submitted to or from Sponsor or Administrator, and further agrees that all
prizes are awarded upon the condition that Sponsor, Administrator, and any of their
respective parent companies, subsidiaries, officers, directors, partners, principals,
partnerships, employees or agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) shall have no liability
whatsoever, and each entrant agrees to release, indemnify and hold harmless the Released
Parties for, any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind to persons or property, including
death, sustained, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, in connection with or resulting
from acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or participation in this Sweepstakes
or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activities and further acknowledges that said
Released Parties have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any
warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any
prize awarded in connection with the Sweepstakes.
Sponsor reserves the right to correct any typographical, printing, computer programming or
operator errors, including in the Official Rules. The Released Parties are not responsible for
hardware or software failures of any kind, traffic congestion in any networks, or towers, or
any combination thereof, lost network connections, incomplete, garbled or delayed
transmissions, whether caused by Sponsor, users, or by any of the equipment or programming
associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or by technical or human error which may
occur and/or which may damage Sponsors’ ability to receive or store Sweepstakes data, or
which may damage an entrant’s system in connection with the selected method of Entry, or
which may otherwise limit any entrant’s ability to participate and/or redeem the prizes in the
Sweepstakes. In the event that any entrant’s Entry attempt is not successfully received by
Sponsor, that entrant’s sole remedy shall be to attempt to enter the Sweepstakes once again
during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right at its sole
discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the Sweepstakes, or the operation
of the Sweepstakes, or who enters using any automatic or programmed Entry duplication
method, violates these Official Rules, or otherwise engages in fraudulent or offensive conduct
with respect to this Sweepstakes.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT
PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION
ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, WILL BE
RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND
ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-
POCKET COSTS INCURRED (IF ANY), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS’ FEES BE AWARDED
OR RECOVERABLE; (3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO
OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL
RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST
PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES,
AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4)
ENTRANT’S REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND
ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE
ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO EVERY ENTRANT.
By accepting the prize, the winner agrees that Sponsor may use any and all such winners’
names, cities and/or states of residence, statements, likeness, voice, photograph and/or
biographical information, without limitation, for promotional purposes relating to the
Sweepstakes, in any media or format, whether now known or hereafter developed, including
but not limited to the internet, worldwide, in perpetuity, without further consideration or
payment, where permitted by law. Should winner make any false statement in any document
referenced herein, the winner will be required to promptly return to Sponsor the awarded
9. GOVERNING LAW & JURISDICTION. Except where prohibited, entrants agree that all issues
and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these
Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of any entrant, Sponsor, Administrator, and their
respective agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws
of the state of California without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any
jurisdiction. Entrants agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this
Sweepstakes, or awarding of the prize, shall be filed only in the state courts with jurisdiction
over Stanislaus County, California or in federal courts in the Eastern District of California, and
the entrants hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the
purposes of litigating any such action.
10. PRIVACY. Sponsor and its authorized agents will collect, use, and disclose the personal
information you provide when you enter the Sweepstakes solely for the purposes of
administering the Sweepstakes and fulfilling the prize, and by entering this Sweepstakes you
consent to the collection, use, disclosure and management of your personal information for
said purposes. All personal information that entrants submit will be subject to Sponsor’s
11. NO TWITTER/FACEBOOK/INSTAGRAM ASSOCIATION. This Sweepstakes is in no way
sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.
You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor, not to Twitter, Facebook
or Instagram. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes must be
directed to the Sponsor and not to Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.
12. OFFICIAL RULES/WINNERS LIST. For confirmation of the names (first initial and last name)
and the city of residence of the winners, or for a copy of the Official Rules, send an email
(must be received by 9/10/2021), to email@example.com. Include the name of this
Sweepstakes “E&J Brandy x TBT Summer ’21 Sweepstakes” and specify “Official Rules” or
“Winners List” in the subject line.
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