Good Earth Teas – Winter Wanderlust – Win a grand prize of a $2,250 cash OR 1 of 15 minor prizes
The Good Earth Teas “Winter Wanderlust” Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules. The Good Earth Teas “Winter Wanderlust” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 a.m., Eastern Time (“ET”) December 1, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on December 22, 2017 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Good Earth Teas, Inc. (the “Sponsor”), 155 Chestnut Ridge Road, Second Floor, Montvale, NJ 07645.
ELIGIBILITY: The “Winter Wanderlust” Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who have the age of majority in his or her state or territory of residence and as of the Sweepstakes start date. Employees, officers and representatives of the Sponsor, their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, advertising and promotion agencies, the S3 Agency (collectively, “Released Parties”) and members of the immediate family (mother, father, sons, daughters and spouse, regardless of where they reside) and household members of each, whether or not related, are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these official rules. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited by law.
HOW TO PLAY: During the Sweepstakes Period eligible participants are invited to participate by visiting the Sponsor’s webpage at www.goodearth.com/winter-wanderlust. Once on the page, the Entrant will need to fill out and submit all the required fields on the form by providing their name and email address. Once submitted this will gain them one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes and they will immediately be informed if they are an instant winner.
Limit one (1) Sweepstakes entry per person, per email address, per 24 hours. Participants should submit only an email address subscribed and registered in their name. Once submitted an entry cannot be deleted, canceled or modified. In the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple individuals using the same email account, subscriber is deemed to be the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization which is responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Entries may only be submitted electronically. A mail-in form of entry is not available.
DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION: A Grand Prize drawing will take place from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period at the end of the Sweepstakes Period, on or about January 10, 2018 The drawing will be conducted by the S3 Agency (“the Administrator”) an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The decisions of Sponsor and Administrator are final and binding in all matter relating to the Sweepstakes. The odds of winning the Grand Prize will depend on the total number of eligible entries received. The odds of winning an Instant Prize will depend on the total number of entries received and the timing of each entry during the Sweepstakes Period. All winners will be contacted by the email address that they provided on their entry form.
PRIZES: Fifteen (15) instant prizes are available to be won which consist of a Holiday Prize package that includes the following: one (1) travel mug with infuser, one (1) electric kettle and three (3) tins of Good Earth loose-leaf tea. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Holiday Prize package is $39.98 each. One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive a cash prize of $2,250. Total Prize Pool ARV is $2,849.70.
PRIZE CONDITIONS: By accepting a Prize, each winner agrees to release the Sponsor from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by entering the Sweepstakes or for damages of any kind caused by the prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use/misuse of the prize awarded. All local, state and federal taxes are solely the responsibility of winner. Grand Prize winner will be required to complete and sign and Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release form provided to them to be returned within 7 days of written notification, or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. The Grand Prize winner will also be required to disclose his/her social security number for the purpose of issuance of a 1099 Form for tax purposes. No substitution or transfer of prize or election of cash in lieu of prize will be permitted. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to substitute the prize package with another prize of equal or greater value in the event that the prize (or any component thereof) is not available. If potential winner fails to respond and to the Sponsor’s email notification within 7 days of the initial contact by the Sponsor, then such person shall be disqualified and an alternate winner may be awarded the prize at issue.
GENERAL: By accepting a Prize, where permitted by law, recipient grants to the Sponsor its parent, subsidiaries and related companies, and those acting pursuant to the authority of Sponsor (which grant will be confirmed in writing upon Sponsor’s request), the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide IN ALL MEDIA without limitation at any time the recipient’s full name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness and/or biographical information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further payment or additional consideration, and without review, approval or notification. IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR , THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, DEALERS, DISTRIBUTORS, SUPPLIERS, PRIZE PROVIDER AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPTAKES OR THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, OR MISUSE OF, OR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF THE PRIZES. By participating, entrants release and agree to hold harmless the Sponsor, their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, dealers, distributors, suppliers, Prize provider and their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, death or losses or damages to persons or property AS WELL AS CLAIMS/ACTIONS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, AND/OR INVASION OF PRIVACY that may arise from participating in this Sweepstakes or its related activities or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of, or any harm resulting from the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Prize(s). Winner acknowledges that Sponsor have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the Prize.
INTERNET LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the prizes using all non-suspect eligible entries received. No responsibility is assumed for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, or for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON (S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, you agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of New Jersey. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the 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 (whether of the State of New Jersey or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New Jersey.
WINNER LIST REQUESTS: To request confirmation of the name and address of the winner please send a self-addressed, stamped business size envelope to: The Good Earth “Winter Wanderlust” Sweepstakes Winners List c/o The S3 Agency, 716 Main Street, Boonton, NJ 07005.
SPONSOR: Good Earth Teas, Inc. (the “Sponsor”), 155 Chestnut Ridge Road, Second Floor, Montvale, NJ 07645.