Laura’s Lean Beef ® -Summer Grilling Giveaway
Sweepstakes Official Rules:
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASEDOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDEDFOR THE UNITED STATES. DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE AND LOCATED IN THEUNITED STATES AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE,AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. VOID IN ALASKA, HAWAII, AND WHERE PROHIBITED.
Open to legal residents of the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States and the District of Columbia (excluding Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, US VirginIslands, Guam and other US territories) who are 18 years of age or older. The following individuals are not eligible to enter or win a prize: employees, contractors, directors, and officers of Meyer Foods Group LLC dba Meyer Natural Foods ("Sponsor"), their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, and the web design, advertising, fulfillment, legal,administrative, and Sweepstakes agencies involved in the administration,development, fulfillment, and execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively,"Sweepstakes Parties"), and the immediate family members (spouse,parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and spouse or "step" of each)and those living in the same household of each such person (those persons who live in the same residence for three months preceding the start date of theSweepstakes).
Sweepstakes begins on Thursday 23rd July, 2015 at 11:59:59 a.m.Eastern Daylight Time ("EDT") and ends on Thursday August 27th2015 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT (the "Sweepstakes Period"). The serverhosting the Facebook application is the official clock for thisSweepstakes.
Enter via Facebook Application: go online to the Laura's Lean Beef page onFacebook.com (www.facebook.com/laurasleanbeef) (the "Web Site") during the Sweepstakes Period andclick on the link to the Laura's Lean Beef Summer Grilling Sweepstakes page tabto access the Sweepstakes application. Follow the on-screen directions tocomplete and submit the online entry form to receive one (1) entry into theSweepstakes. Restrictions: limit one (1) entry perperson/email address per calendar day (not including Bonus entries. Limit one(1) bonus entry per person per day. Automated means of entry are prohibited andany use of automated devices will cause disqualification. Only fully completedentries are eligible. Entrants may not enter with multiple emailaddresses/Facebook accounts nor may entrants use any other device or artificeto enter multiple times above the stated limit or as multiple entrants. Any entrant who attempts to enter with multiple email addresses/Facebookaccounts or uses any device or artifice to enter multiple times will be disqualified and forfeits any and all prizes won, in Sponsor's sole discretion. Proof of submission is not proof of receipt by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an entry, the natural person associated with the email account used for entry will be considered the entrant. By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by theseOfficial Rules and the Sponsor's decisions.
this Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. You are providing your information to theSponsor and not to Facebook. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes shall be directed to Sponsor and not to Facebook.
DRAWING AND ODDS OF WINNING:
A random drawing will be conducted on or about August 28th 2015 from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Drawing will be conducted by a Sponsor's representative, whose decisions shall be final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE ("ARV"):
There will be one drawing to award 4 grand prizes. Each winner will receive the following prize package:
Grand Prize Winners: Four (4)Prizes
Four (4) Grand Prize Winners will receive one (1) Large Big Green Egg package,including Winner will receive a Large Big Green Egg package, including one (1)large Big Green Egg® Grill, one (1) supporting nest, one (1) set of EGGMates, one (1) #10 bag of natural lump charcoal, one (1) box charcoal starters,one (1) ash tool and one (1) grill gripper having an MSRP of approximatelyUS$1,167. “Completed Referrals” by entrant’s family and friends increase theirchances of winning the Grand Prize. Odds of winning a Promotion prize depend onthe number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Winner isresponsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/oruse. (ARV, $4,700)
All expenses and costs associated with the acceptance and use of the prizes are the sole responsibility of the individual prize winners. The ARV of each prize set forth above represents Sponsors good faith determination of the retail value thereof, and the actual fairmarket value, as ultimately determine by Sponsor, is final and binding andcannot be challenged or appealed.
Winner will be directed to a local dealer for thepick-up of the Big Green Egg prize package. In the event that there is not alocal dealer within a 20 mile radius of the winner's physical address, theprize items will be shipped unassembled to the prize winner. The prizewinner contact information must include a physical delivery address that canaccommodate a motor freight delivery, as well as a phone number to establish adelivery appointment. Delivery will be made within the Continental US.
The ARV does not include shipping and/orhandling cost of prizes to winners.
For all Prizes: Nocash equivalent will be awarded and all prizes are non-transferable and nosubstitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s solediscretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any listed prize forone of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailablefor any reason.
Limit one (1) prize per person/household. Prizes are non-transferable andno cash redemption or prize substitution permitted, except at the solediscretion of the Sponsor. If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot beawarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion tosubstitute a prize in whole or in part with one of comparable or greatervalue. All costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and usenot specifically provided herein are the responsibility of the winner. Sponsoris not responsible for any lost, stolen or non-delivered prizes. Prize cannotbe shipped to a PO Box. Prize carries no warranty or guarantee, eitherexpressed or implied by Sponsor, except manufacturer's standard writtenwarranty included in the prize packaging. A signature may berequired to receive prize.
WINNER NOTIFICATION AND PRIZE CLAIM:
Winners will receive their prize by signature required mail, express mail orstandard USPS as determined by the Sponsor. All prizes will be sent to theaddress provided during registration. Sponsor is not responsible for anychange of mailing address, email address and/or telephone number of entrants.If a prize notification or prize is unclaimed or returned as undeliverable, ifany prize correspondence is not returned within the required time period or, ifa potential winner is found not to be eligible or in non-compliance with theseOfficial Rules, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may becontacted. Prize may not be awarded if the prize is not properly claimed.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE:
By participating in the Sweepstakes and submitting an entry, each entrantagrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entryrequirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against the Sponsor and itsofficers, directors, employees, agents, licensees, distributors, dealers,retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies,and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and all oftheir respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively,"Released Parties") for any injury, damage or loss that may occur,directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in theSweepstakes or from the receipt or use of any Prize (or any portion thereof) orany travel or activity related to the receipt or use of any Prize (or anyportion thereof).
Winners are solely responsible for any taxes on the prize, and will be issuedan IRS Form 1099 reporting the value of any prize(s) valued $600 or over.
Allow 4-6 weeks for shipment of prize after verification.
INTERNET CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATIONOF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSORRESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLESTEXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. If the Sweepstakes isnot capable of running as planned for any reason, including without limitation,due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention,fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect theadministration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of theSweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualifyany individual who is responsible or who tampers with the entry process, and tocancel, modify, or terminate the Sweepstakes. In the event ofcancellation, Sponsor will award the prizes in a drawing from among alleligible, non-suspect entries received prior to cancellation. In theevent that an entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost ordestroyed, entrant's sole remedy shall be another entry into the Sweepstakes.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE:
No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor or Sweepstakes Parties andFacebook, Inc. (collectively, Releasees") resulting from user'sparticipation in, attempt to participate in, or download of any information in connectionwith participating in, the Sweepstakes. No responsibility or liability isassumed by the Sponsor or Sweepstakes Parties for technical problems ortechnical malfunction, including, without limitation, those arising inconnection with any of the following occurrences that may affect the operationof the Sweepstakes: hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone,cable, satellite, network, electronic, wireless, or Internet connectivity, orother online communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internetservice providers, servers, hosts, or providers; garbled, jumbled, or faultydata transmissions; failure of any email transmissions to be sent to orreceived; lost, late, delayed, or intercepted email transmissions; inaccessibilityof the Facebook Application in whole or in part for any reason; trafficcongestion on the Internet or Facebook Application; unauthorized human ornon-human intervention in the operation of the Sweepstakes, including withoutlimitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bug, worm; ordestruction of any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsiblefor any typographical errors in the announcement of the prize or these OfficialRules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on promotional materialsor on the Facebook Application. Use of Facebook Application is at user'sown risk. Releasees are not responsible for any personal injury orproperty damage or any other losses of any kind that may be sustained to user'sor any other person's computer equipment/mobile phone resulting fromparticipation in the Sweepstakes, use of the Facebook Application or thedownload of any information from the Facebook Application, or any other lossrelated to user's participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt of any prize. Asa condition of entering, entrants agree to release Sponsor, Sweepstakes Partiesand Facebook, Inc. from any and all liability, loss, or damage incurred withrespect to entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes and the awarding, receipt,possession, and/or use or misuse of any prize, including any traveling relatedthereto.
Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to the Sweepstakes shall besettled by binding arbitration in a location determined by the arbitrator asset forth herein (provided that such location is reasonably convenient forclaimant), or at such other location as may be mutually agreed upon by theparties, in accordance with the procedural rules for commercial disputes setforth in the Comprehensive Arbitration Rules and Procedures of JAMS ("JAMSRules and Procedures") then prevailing, and judgment upon the awardrendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdictionthereof. The arbitrator shall be selected pursuant to the JAMS Rules andProcedures. The arbitrator shall apply Kentucky law consistent with the FederalArbitration Act and applicable statutes of limitations, and shall honor claimsof privilege recognized at law. In the event that the claimant is able todemonstrate that the costs of arbitration will be prohibitive as compared tothe costs of litigation, Meyer Foods Group LLC dba Meyer Natural Foods will payas much of the claimant's filing and hearing fees in connection with thearbitration as the arbitrator deems necessary to prevent the arbitration frombeing cost-prohibitive. If any part of this arbitration provision is deemed tobe invalid, unenforceable or illegal (other than that claims will not bearbitrated on a class or representative basis), or otherwise conflicts with therules and procedures established by JAMS, then the balance of this arbitrationprovision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with itsterms as if the invalid, unenforceable, illegal or conflicting provision werenot contained herein. If, however, the portion that is deemed invalid,unenforceable or illegal is that claims will not be arbitrated on a class orrepresentative basis, then the entirety of this arbitration provision shall benull and void, and neither claimant nor Meyer Foods Group LLC dba Meyer NaturalFoods shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute. Upon filing a demand forarbitration, all parties to such arbitration shall have the right of discovery,which discovery shall be completed within sixty days after the demand forarbitration is made, unless further extended by mutual agreement of theparties.
THE ARBITRATION OF DISPUTES PURSUANT TO THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL BE IN THEENTRANT'S INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANYPURPORTED CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING. THE ARBITRATOR MAY NOTCONSOLIDATE OR JOIN THE CLAIMS OF OTHER PERSONS OR PARTIES WHO MAY BE SIMILARLYSITUATED. DO NOT ENTER THIS CONTEST IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO HAVE ANY CLAIMOR CONTROVERSY ARBITRATED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROMOTION, EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENTPERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OFACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE PROMOTION, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED,WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY THROUGH BINDING ARBITRATION AS SET FORTH ABOVE,WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTSAND 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 OTHERDAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES), AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVEDAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4) ENTRANT'S REMEDIES ARELIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVESANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOTALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TOEVERY ENTRANT
Except in Tennessee, and where prohibited by law, by accepting a prize, winners(or winners' parent/legal guardian, if winner is a minor) grant permission forSponsor and those acting under its authority to use their name, and address(city and state), photograph, voice and/or likeness, for advertising and/orpublicity purposes, in any and all media (including posting on Web Site) nowknown or hereinafter invented without territorial or time limitations andwithout further notice to and without additional compensation. If you areselected as a winner, your information may also be included in apublicly-available winner's list.
GOVERNING LAW & JURISDICTION:
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretationand enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or therights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shallbe governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State ofKentucky, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rulesthereof, and any matters or proceedings which are not subject to arbitration asset forth in Section 12 of these Official Rules. By entering, you consentto the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state, and local courts locatedin Lexington County, Kentucky for the resolution of all disputes, and agreethat any and all disputes shall be resolved exclusively in those courts. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall notconstitute a waiver of that or any other provision. If any provision of theseOfficial Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall bestruck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.
15. WINNER’S LIST: For the Winner’s List, send an email with Subject Line: “Summer GrillingGiveaway Winner” firstname.lastname@example.org Requests must be received by September 1st2015.
Meyer Foods Group LL
dba Meyer Natural Foods
1792 Alysheba Way
Lexington, KY 40509.