VALID IN THE 48 CONTIGUOUS UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. VOID IN ALASKA, HAWAII, PUERTO RICO, AND WHEREVER PROHIBITED. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT 21 YEARS OR OLDER. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT A LEGAL RESIDENT OF AND CURRENTLY RESIDING IN THE 48 CONTIGUOUS UNITED STATES OR IN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. THIS SWEEPSTAKES WILL BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED IN ACCORDANCE WITH UNITED STATES LAW.
OFFICIAL RULES FOR
“Wake Up In Paris” SWEEPSTAKES
SPONSORED BY RÉMY COINTREAU USA, INC.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.The sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) entry period opens on June 1, 2014, at 12:00:01 am/EST and will close on August 31, 2014, at 11:59:59 pm/EST (the “Sweepstakes Entry Period”). 1. SPONSOR This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Rémy Cointreau USA, Inc., with an address of 1290 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10104 (hereinafter referred to as the “Sponsor”). 2. ELIGIBILITY This Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States and the District of Columbia (Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico are excluded) who are twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of June 1, 2014. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations, and is void in Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico and outside the 48 contiguous United States and where prohibited by law. Employees, officers and directors of the Sponsor, its parent company, divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and the agents and advertising and promotion agencies of each of the foregoing, distributors and retailers, and any other entity that develops, produces, or distributes materials for or related to this Sweepstakes, and the immediate family members or households (whether related or not) of any of the above are not eligible to participate or win. 3. HOW TO ENTER Entrants may enter the Sweepstakes online at www.remyvparis.com or complete an entry form located at various retail outlets. Entrants must complete the official entry form by providing their first and last name, mailing address, e-mail address, phone number and date of birth confirming that they are of legal age. Participants can also enter by mail. Send your entry to: Wake Up In Paris Sweepstakes, 14241 Coursey Blvd., Suite A-12 #377, Baton Rouge, LA 70817. Include your first and last name, mailing address, e-mail address, phone number and date of birth with your entry. By entering, entrants represent that they have read the Official Rules, are of legal age, and that they agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the Terms and Conditions found on www.remyvparis.com and www.remyusa.com, as applicable. Completed entry forms submitted using U.S. Mail service shall be mailed and postage-stamped by August 31, 2014 and received no later than September 8, 2014. Consumers may submit one (1) entry per day during the entry period. 4. SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS Thirty-Four (34) presumptive winners will be selected by random drawing on or about September 10, 2014 from all eligible entrants. Odds of winning a Prize is dependent on the total number of eligible entries received. The presumptive winners will be notified by e-mail or phone on or about September 10, 2014. The presumptive winners will be required to respond to the winner notification by e-mail, mail, or phone within five (5) calendar days and, in such response, must provide his/her full name, residential mailing address, daytime telephone number, date of birth, and social security number to receive the prize. The presumptive winners will also be required to sign and return within five (5) days of winner notification receipt an affidavit of eligibility and winner liability/publicity release before receiving the prize. The failure to respond timely and completely to the winner notification may result in forfeiture of the prize, and the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may select an alternative winner. If an e-mail notification is returned as undeliverable, the Sponsor will attempt to re-send that e-mail three (3) times. If a potential winner does not respond within five (5) calendar days of the transmission of the final e-mail notification, or should the e-mail, after three (3) attempts, be returned as undeliverable, an alternative winner will be selected. 5. PRIZES One (1) Grand Prize Consisting of: o Round Trip Air Transportation (coach class) for winner and one (1) guest from the international commercial airport nearest winner’s primary United States residence to Paris, France. Departing flight will leave the United States on November 6, 2014 and the return flight will leave Paris on November 10, 2014; o Three (3) Night double occupancy (standard room) accommodation between November 7, 2014 and November 10, 2014 at Hotel Le Royal Monceau in Paris and spa services at Clarins’ Spa (located within the Le Royal Monceau Hotel); Full day and night car chauffeured car service on November 8, 2014; o Two Thousand Five Hundred Dollars (US$2,500.00) spending money for costs associated with sightseeing, dinner for winner and one (1) guest on November 8, 2014 at a restaurant to be determined, and meals and transportation on November 7, 2014 and November 9, 2014. o Approximate retail value of Grand Prize: US$12,795.00. Three (3) First Prizes Each First Prize consists of: o One (1) Designer Weekend Travel Bag with corresponding branded name tag. Approximate value of each bag: US$650.00 Thirty (30) Second Prizes Each Second Prize consists of: o One (1) Designer Passport holder. Approximate value of each holder: US$130.00 The approximate retail value of all Prizes is Eighteen Thousand Six Hundred Forty-Five Dollars ($18,645.00). No transfer or substitution of the prize by the winner shall be allowed. The prize may not be redeemed for cash, and there is no cash value. The prize is non-changeable once redeemed. The prize cannot be used in conjunction or combined with any other competition or offer. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize and/or any portion thereof for one of equal or greater value for any reason at its sole discretion. The Grand Prize travel arrangements have to be secured no later than October 15, 2014. The Trip must be completed by November 11, 2014. THE VALUE(S) OF THE PRIZE(S) SET FORTH ABOVE REPRESENT SPONSOR’S GOOD FAITH DETERMINATION OF THE APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE(S) THEREOF; THE ACTUAL VALUE(S) AS ULTIMATELY DETERMINED BY SPONSOR IS FINAL AND BINDING AND CANNOT BE CHALLENGED OR APPEALED. IN THE EVENT THE STATED APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE(S) OF A PRIZE IS MORE THAN THE ACTUAL VALUE OF THAT PRIZE, THE DIFFERENCE WILL NOT BE AWARDED IN CASH OR OTHERWISE. NO SUBSTITUTION OR COMPENSATION WILL BE GIVEN FOR ANY PORTION OF THE PRIZE THAT IS NOT USED. Grand Prize Restrictions All expenses not specified, including, but not limited to incidental expenses, passenger tariffs or duties, surcharges, airport fees, services charges or facility charges, ground transportation, taxes, and meals, in-room charges, (e.g. mini-bar, movies), telephone calls, gratuities, incidentals, and all other expenses are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winner and, if so required, may be payable at the time of ticket issuance. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability. Please take note of the following restrictions and be advised that additional travel restrictions may apply to Grand Prize: • Travel must be arranged through designee of Sponsor by October 15, 2014. Tickets and vouchers issued for transportation and entertainment will be issued no later than ten (10) days prior to travel. Lost, stolen or mutilated tickets and vouchers cannot be replaced. If winner cannot travel during the time period set forth above, an alternate winner will be selected. • Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules, and those set forth by the Sponsors’ transportation provider of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. • Hotel stay is subject to availability and blackout dates. • The respective Grand Prize winner and guest must travel together on the same flight and on the same dates, from the same place of origin and to the same destination. The Grand Prize winner is responsible for transportation to and from the international airport nearest winner’s primary United States resident city. The winner and guest are also responsible for obtaining all required travel documents including without limitation, passports and, if required, visas for international travel. • The number of airline seats available for use with this prize is limited, and is subject to inventory availability, which may be limited at certain times due to peak travel periods and special events. • Expenses not specified herein as being accounted for by Sponsor are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winner. The prize package does not include meals, alcoholic beverages, gratuities, or incidental charges unless specifically stated above. • No frequent flyer mileage program will award miles for travel associated with this Sweepstakes. • All expenses not specified are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winner and guest and, if so required, may be payable at the time of award. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability. • The Travel companion must be at least 21 years of age as of the date of departure. First Prize Restrictions • Sponsor reserves the right to select and source the Weekend Travel Bag from various Designers in value up to the specified amount stated in these Official Rules. 6. CONDITIONS By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which shall be final, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules. All federal, state and local laws apply. All federal, state or other tax liabilities arising from this Sweepstakes will be the sole responsibility of the prize winner. The Sponsor, its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, misdirected, incomplete or unintelligible entries, telephone system or computer malfunctions, lost connections or transmission errors; (ii) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by the acceptance, possession or use of any prize or from participating in the Sweepstakes; or (iii) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any material associated with the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access Provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institute) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes should a virus, bug, computer problem or other causes beyond the Sponsors’ control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In no event will Sponsors be responsible for awarding more than the number of prizes specified in these rules. In the event this Sweepstakes is cancelled or terminated, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. The Sponsor may prohibit you from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, the Sponsor determines that you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other players or Sponsor’s representatives. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION OF SUCH PARTICIPANT, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. • In the event of a dispute, the decision of the Sponsor shall be final and binding. • All entries and the information contained in such entries will become the Sponsor’s property and will not be acknowledged or returned. • Acceptance of a prize will constitute permission for the Sponsor to use the names, cities, states, likenesses, and voices of the winners for advertising and promotional purposes, without any further compensation, unless prohibited by law. 7. LIMIT OF LIABILITY AND DISCLAIMERS A) ALL ENTRANTS AGREE THAT THE SPONSOR, ITS PARENT COMPANY, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, AND AGENCIES AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR CLAIMS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, EXPENSES OR INJURIES OF ANY KIND RESULTING IN ANY WAY FROM ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE DRAWING, THE USE OF THE PRIZE, ANY DELAYED, LOST, MISDIRECTED, OR DAMAGED ENTRIES, OR ANY COMPUTER, ONLINE SERVICE, COMMUNICATIONS OR OTHER TECHNICAL MALFUNCTIONS THAT MAY OCCUR. B) ALL ENTRANTS ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE SPONSOR, ITS PARENT COMPANY, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, AND AGENCIES AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES MAKE NO WARRANTY OF ANY NATURE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO THE PRIZES, REGARDING FITNESS FOR PURPOSE, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, DESCRIPTION OR NATURE OF THE PRIZE OR OTHERWISE. ALL ENTRANTS, BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE ABOVE RULES. 8. DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that this Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. Sponsors reserve the right to take such action as it deems necessary to enforce these Official Rules and ensure the fair operation of this Sweepstakes, including without limitation barring entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules. All disputes arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes will be resolved individually, and without resort to class action, exclusively by a state or federal court located in New York, New York. Should there be a conflict between the laws in the State of New York and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the State of New York. To the extent permitted by applicable law, all judgments or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket damages (excluding attorneys’ fees) associated with participation in this Sweepstakes and shall not include any indirect, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages. 9. RULES/WINNERS LIST: For additional information regarding the Official Rules or to obtain a winners list, available after October 31, 2014, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Wake Up in Paris Sweepstakes c/o Rémy Cointreau USA, Inc., 1290 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10104. Please specify Rules, Winners List or other reason for inquiry. Vermont and Washington residents may make this request without a self-addressed stamped envelope.