Pernod Ricard – Chivas H2 Manchester United Sweepstakes

Chivas® H2 Manchester United Sweepstakes

Official
Rules

 

NO PURCHASE OR TEXT
MESSAGE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  MAKING
A PURCHASE OR SENDING A TEXT DOES NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF WINNING.  THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES IS VALID ONLY IN THE
(50) UNITED STATES AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (“D.C.”), 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:  Chivas® H2 Manchester United Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”).

 

Sweepstakes
Dates: Registration begins
at 12:00:01am Eastern Time (“ET”) on 1/1/2020,
and ends at 11:59:59pm ET on 6/30/2020
(the “Registration Period”).  The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable
federal, state and local laws and regulations. 
Void outside the (50) United States and D.C., and wherever restricted or
prohibited by law.

 

Eligibility – Who May
Enter:  Each individual entering the Sweepstakes
(each, an “Entrant”), at the time of entry: (a) must be a legal resident of the
(50) United States or D.C.; (b) must be 21 years or older; (c) must have a
valid U.S. driver’s license or government issued photo identification; (d) must
have access to the internet in order to enter; (e) may not be, or at any time
since October 1, 2019, have been, an employee, officer, director, member,
shareholder, or agent of Million Dollar Media, LLC (the “Sweepstakes Administrator”), Pernod Ricard USA, LLC (the
“Sponsor”), or any of their respective franchisees, parents, affiliated
companies, suppliers, distributors and retailers of alcohol-beverage products, subsidiaries,
printers, advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies
associated with the design or execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively,
“Released Parties”); (f) may not be an immediate family member or household
member of any individual identified in item (e) above.  “Immediate family members” includes, for
purposes of this Sweepstakes, parents (including in-laws), step-parents, grandparents,
siblings (including step-siblings), half-siblings, children (including
step-children), grandchildren (including step grandchildren) and each of their
respective spouses and/or domestic partners, regardless of where they
reside.  “Household members” means people
who share the same residence at least three (3) months per year.

 

How to Enter:  There are two methods of entry.

 

1.     Text:  You
may initiate participation via text during the Registration Period, if you are located
within the United States and are in possession of a Short Message Service (SMS)
capable device with an eligible text plan, and have obtained the bill payer’s
permission to send a text.  Text entry
may not be available through all wireless carriers.  Send a text message from your mobile device to
the designated short code (88474)
with the designated key word (CHIVAS) in
the body of the message.  You will
receive an automated text reply providing a link to the sweepstakes website at www.Chivas.com/en-us/Sweeps.  Click the link, and follow the prompts to
complete your online entry (see below).  Message and data rates may apply to each text
message sent or received as provided in your wireless plan.  Contact your carrier for pricing plans and
details.  All text submissions must be
received by 11:59:59pm ET on 6/30/2020.

 

2.     Online
Registration: To enter directly online, find and scan the QR Code image
on any applicable Chivas point of sale signage material or directly visit www.Chivas.com/en-us/Sweeps during the “Registration Period”.  Entrants 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, and agreeing to receive offers and updates via email from
Sponsor, 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 6/30/2020 to be
eligible. 

 

Maximum of one entry per
person and per valid email address during the entire Registration Period,
regardless of method of entry.  Any incomplete or
ineligible entries, or any entry submitted with an invalid or false email
address, phone number or other incorrect information will be disqualified.  Released
Parties are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, illegible, incomplete,
invalid, unintelligible, damaged, 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.

 

Entrants may
opt out of Email notifications at any time, without affecting their entry, by
following provided opt-out instructions. 
By participating and submitting an
entry, contestant agrees that sponsor and participating parties are authorized
to contact entrant via email, mail, phone or any other form of media to make
contestant aware of information pertinent to the Promotion, and to distribute
information regarding the Sponsor(s) featured products, special events or
promotional offers, or coupons. 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.

 

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 or name, or providing any
false email addresses or information, 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 emails, 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. 

 

In the event
of a dispute as to any entry, registration or submission, the authorized
account holder of the email address used to register, and associated with the
entry will be deemed to be the registrant and s/he must be eligible according
to these Official Rules. The “authorized 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.  Proof of being the authorized account holder
may be required.

 

By
registering to enter Sweepstakes, you affirm that you have read and accepted
these Official Sweepstakes Rules.  All entries received become the property of the Sponsor and
will not be returned.  All entrants agree to be bound by and abide
by the official rules of the Sweepstakes. 

 

Winner Selection and
Notification: 

 

Regional
First Prize winners (96):  Random prize drawings will be held on or
about 3/16/20, 3/23/20, 3/30/20, 4/6/20,
4/13/20, 4/20/20, 4/27/20, 5/4/20, 5/11/20, 5/18/20, 5/25/10, 6/1/20, 6/8/20,
6/15/20, 6/22/20 and 7/1/20, to
select a total of six (6) potential regional first prize winners per drawing
date from among eligible regional entries received for each prize pool (as
outlined below) as of the date and time of each drawing.  Potential regional first prize winners shall
be selected as follows:

Regional Prize Pool #1 (32 winners):  two (2) potential regional first prize
winners per drawing date shall be randomly selected from among all
eligible entries received from residents of CA.
Regional Prize Pool #2 (32 winners):  two (2) potential regional first prize
winners per drawing date shall be randomly selected from among all
eligible entries received from residents of FL.
Regional Prize Pool #3 (32 winners):  two (2) potential regional first prize
winners per drawing date shall be randomly selected from among all
eligible entries received from residents of TX.

 

Regional
first prize winners shall be assigned an available regional first prize award,
as solely determined and designated by Administrator at time of notification
(see regional first prize descriptions below).

 

Grand
Prize winners (2):  On or about 7/1/20, a random drawing will be held from among all eligible
entries received to select a total of two (2) potential grand prize winners
(see grand prize descriptions below). 

 

All
potential prize winners will be notified initially by phone and/or email following
their selection and determination as a potential prize winner.  If the Administrator is unsuccessful in its
attempt to reach and speak directly with a selected potential prize winner by
phone within 48-hours of the initial notification attempt to the phone number
or email address associated with that contestant’s entry, then that contestant
may be disqualified and an alternate potential winner may be randomly selected
from among the remaining eligible entries received and notified as per the
procedures outlined above (time
permitting).  Note: phone messages will not be left during the winner notification
process.

 

During
winner notification, the selected potential winner must confirm their
eligibility, and indicate their willingness and ability to accept the
designated prize award.  The potential
winner will then receive official notification via email delivery.  If any selected winner does not meet the
eligibility requirements, or is unable or unwilling to accept the prize or
elects to decline the prize, s/he will be disqualified and, at Sponsor’s
discretion and time permitting, an alternate winner will be randomly selected
from among all remaining eligible entries and notified as per the procedures
outlined above (time permitting).  Any disqualified contestant will not receive
any alternate prize substitution or compensation.  Decisions
of the Administrator in the selection and determination of all prize winners,
designated prize awards and all matters relating to this Sweepstakes are final
and binding. 

 

All
of the following will apply to each winner: 1) Winner will be required to
complete and return, within 3-days of date of receipt, a prize acceptance form,
including an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release (publicity release where permitted), and
with a W-9 form, if prize value exceeds $600 (Note: each grand prize winner’s travel guest must complete and sign
the liability/publicity release form, and must be 21 or older);  2) Winner may be required to present a copy
of a valid social security card and a valid driver’s license as a condition of
receiving any prize;  and 3) Winner is
responsible for paying all applicable taxes (including, but not limited to all
local, state and federal taxes) on all prizes awarded, and each grand prize
winner shall be issued a 1099 form reflecting the value of the grand prize
award.   

 

Regional First Prize
Awards:  Each regional first prize winner shall
receive one of the available regional first prize awards as outlined below.  The designated first prize award shall be as
solely determined and designated by Administrator at the time of winner
notification, based upon availability.

 

            Regional First Prize #1 (36
winners):  A total of (36) regional
first prize award winners shall receive: one (1)             Chivas Scarf, with an approximate retail value (ARV) of
$11.  Total ARV of all available regional
first prize             #1         awards: 
$396.

 

            Regional First Prize #2 (36
winners):  A total of (36) regional
first prize award winners shall receive: one (1)             Chivas T-shirt, with an approximate retail value (ARV) of
$11.50.  Total ARV of all available
regional first   prize #2 awards:  $414.

 

            Regional First Prize #3 (24
winners):  A total of (24) regional
first prize award winners shall receive: one (1)             Chivas Drawstring Bag, with an approximate retail value
(ARV) of $6.00.  Total ARV of all
available regional             first prize
#3 awards:  $144.

 

Grand Prize Award
(Maximum 2 winners):  Each grand prize winner shall receive a trip
for two (2) (winner and one (1) guest age
21 or older) to a Sponsor designated destination city during Sponsor
designated travel dates to attend a Chivas Manchester United match or event in
2020.  Travel dates and destination based
upon availability and subject to change. 
Each grand prize trip for two has a maximum retail value not to exceed $2,250,
and includes:

Round
trip coach class airfare for two (winner
and one guest age 21 or older) from the nearest major airport to the
winner’s home as designated by Sponsor to the Sponsor designated airport
servicing the designated destination city. 
Actual destination city, departure and return date, flight times,
airline and airports based upon availability and shall be solely
determined by Sponsor. 
Two (2)-nights
standard hotel accommodations, double occupancy at a standard hotel as
solely determined by Sponsor in the designated destination city metro area
(based upon availability);
check-in and check-out dates as solely specified by Sponsor;
Two (2)
tickets to Manchester United match, event or experience during the travel
dates in designated destination city (game/event date and seat locations
as solely determined by Sponsor, based upon availability);
One (1)
$250 gift card for travel stipend (towards ground transportation, meals,
incidental expenses), awarded from the gift card provide as solely
determined and designated by Sponsor. 
Gift card subject to the terms and conditions of the gift card
policy from the issuing provider.

 

No alcoholic beverage is
part of any prize award.  Winner and guest must travel during Sponsor
designated travel dates, and all travel must be completed by 12/15/2020, or as otherwise designated
by Sponsor.  Sponsor is not responsible
for any travel delays or difficulty for any grand prize award.  If travel delays or difficulty prevent
arrival in time for any and all elements of trip or prize award, Sponsor is not
responsible for awarding any compensation in lieu thereof.  The winner and his/her guest must travel
together on the same itinerary.  Any
changes to completed travel arrangements, once booked, are the sole
responsibility of the winner, and are solely at the winner’s expense.  Actual value of the trip will depend on point
of departure, destination and any airfare fluctuations.  Each winner and travel companions are solely
responsible for all costs incurred to and from the nearest major airport to the
winner’s home as designated by Sponsor as the prize originates and terminates
at such departure point unless otherwise agreed to by Sponsor in writing. 

 

Grand
prize winner and guest must be of legal age of majority in his/her state of
residence (and at least 21) and will be required to execute and return a
liability/publicity release prior to prize award.  All ground transportation including airport
and hotel transfers, parking, meals, gratuities, checked baggage fees, airline
seat assignment fees, hotel resort fees, incidental expenses, applicable taxes
(including, but not limited to all local, state and federal taxes) and any
other expenses not specified herein as being included in the prize award are
the sole responsibility of winner. 
Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, damaged or stolen
luggage.  It is recommended that each
winner and travel companion obtain sufficient personal insurance prior to
departure.  Winner and travel companion
hereby release Sponsor from any duty to provide, check, or verify any and all
necessary ID’s, passports, visas and tourist cards, birth certificates,
vaccination certificates, and any other travel requirements (“Personal
Documents”).  Sponsor shall not have any
responsibility for the replacement of lost or stolen Personal Documents or
tickets, coupons, vouchers, receipts or other documents pertaining to the prize
(“Travel Documents”) once the Travel Documents have been provided to winner and
travel companion. 

 

General
Prize Conditions:  All other costs and expenses related to
prize acceptance, delivery, redemption or use not specified herein as being
provided are the sole responsibility of winner. 
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 any 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.  Total
ARV of all available prize awards:  $5,454.

 

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, 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 winner. 
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, or technical
failures destroy or threaten the integrity of this portion 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 winners 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 Promotion, 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 Promotion, 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 Promotion, 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 being selected as a regional first prize or grand prize winner are dependent
upon the total number of eligible entries received as of the date and time of
each prize drawing date as outlined above. 

 

Official Rules & Winner List: 
For a copy of these Official Rules, or the name of grand prize winner,
send a self-addressed stamped envelope to be received by 8/15/20 to: Chivas H2 Manchester United Sweepstakes, c/o Million
Dollar Media, P.O. Box 278, Woodbridge, NJ 07095.  PLEASE SPECIFY which you are requesting,
official rules or winner list.

 

Privacy Policy: Sponsor shares your concerns about the
privacy of your personal information. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants
agree to receive marketing materials, communications and other materials from
the Sponsor and/or any promotional partners whose products and services Sponsor
feels might interest entrants at a future date. An entrant not interested in receiving
future promotional offers should write to: PRUSAConsumerSupport@pernod-ricard.com to notify the Sponsor that he or she
does not desire to receive such materials.

 

Sponsor: 
This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Pernod Ricard, 250 Park Avenue, New
York, NY 10177.

 

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

 

 

Please enjoy Chivas® responsibly.

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