SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL U.S. RESIDENTS, RESIDING IN CALIFORNIA, 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. INTERNET ACCESS REQUIRED.
- Sweepstakes Period:
The Anchor Suite Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") begins March 30, 2014 at 12:00:01 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT") and ends June 30, 2014 at 11:59:59 p.m. PT (the "Sweepstakes Period").
Open to legal U.S. residents, residing in California, 21 years of age or older, as of date of entry. Employees of Anchor Brewing Company ("Sponsor"), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. ("Administrator"), the San Francisco Giants (the "Giants"), the other MLB Entities (defined below) (collectively the "Parties"), and any parent companies, divisions, subsidiaries, affiliates, prize suppliers, or advertising and promotion agencies and anyone working directly on the Parties' programs (collectively, "Prohibited Entrants"), and the immediate family members (spouse, and parents, children and siblings, and their respective spouses regardless of where they live) and individuals living in the households, of the Prohibited Entrants, whether related or not, are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes or win a prize. The "MLB Entities" shall mean the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball ("BOC"), its Bureaus, Committees, Subcommittees and Councils, MLB Advanced Media, L.P., Major League Baseball Enterprises, Inc., Major League Baseball Properties, Inc., the Major League Baseball Clubs ("Clubs"), each of their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related entities, any entity which, now or in the future, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with the Clubs or the BOC and the owners, general and limited partners, shareholders, directors, officers, employees and agents of the foregoing entities. The information you provide will only be used in the event you are selected as a Sweepstakes winner or if you have indicated that you would like to receive additional information from Sponsor.
- How To Enter: Online Only:
During the Sweepstakes Period, you may access the Sweepstakes through the website URL at www.anchorbrewing.com/win ("Site") and complete all required registration information ("Entry"). Automated Entries, or those generated by script or bot are not eligible and will be disqualified. All Entries must be submitted by 11:59:59 p.m. PT on June 30, 2014 to be eligible. The computer clock of the Administrator hosting the Sweepstakes is the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes. Each eligible person that submits an Entry by 11:59:59 p.m. PT on June 30, 2014 will be deemed an "Entrant." All Entries must be complete and accurate to be eligible. All Entries submitted become the property of the Sponsor. Limit one (1) Entry per person, per email address. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by Entrants' online service will apply.
- Random Drawing/Winner Notification:
The winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about July 7, 2014, from among all eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible Entries received by 11:59:59 p.m. PT on June 30, 2014. The random drawing will be conducted by the Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by phone/email and will be required to execute and return via mail/email, an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity Release form (where legal) within seven (7) days of notification attempt or prize will be forfeited and an alternate will be selected, time permitting. The potential First Prize winners will be notified by phone/email and required to sign a Release of Liability and Publicity Release form (where legal) within seven (7) days of notification attempt or prize will be forfeited and an alternate will be selected, time permitting. Grand Prize and First Prize winners' guest(s) (who must be 21 years of age of age or older) may be required to complete a Release of Liability and Publicity Release form (where legal) prior to attending the Game/First Prize Game. Second Prize winners will be notified by email and will be required to sign-up for an Anchor Brewery tour by the date indicated in the notification email or prize will be forfeited and an alternate may be selected, at Sponsor's sole discretion. Second Prize winners' guests must be must be 21 years of age of age or older at time of tour.
- Grand Prize and Approximate Retail Value (the "ARV"):
Grand Prize (1):
A visit to the Anchor Suite at AT&T Park to watch a San Francisco Giants game on a Sponsor-specified date for winner and up to nineteen (19) guests ("Game"). Includes twenty (20) tickets to the Game, Sponsor-specified food and refreshments in the suite. Prize is nontransferable and must be accepted as awarded. ARV of the Grand Prize is $3,500. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. If the Game is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, Sponsor will award an alternate Grand Prize of equal or greater value. Transportation to and from the Game is not included. The Grand Prize, and each element thereof, are awarded "as is" with no warranty (except as specifically included) or guarantee, either expressed or implied by Sponsor. Major League Baseball game, event and exhibition dates and times are determined in the sole discretion of the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and/or the San Francisco Giants, as applicable, and may be subject to change. The terms and conditions of the Game Tickets awarded as part of the prize may govern in the event the Game, as defined by Major League Baseball, is not played due to weather conditions, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance or any other reason. Grand Prize Winner and his/her guests agree to comply with all applicable ballpark regulations in connection with the prize. Sponsor and the applicable MLB Entities reserve the right to remove or to deny entry to the winner and/or his/her guest who engage(s) in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the Game. Released Parties (defined below) will not be responsible for weather conditions, Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of the Game at AT&T Park. Tickets awarded as prizes may not be resold or offered for resale. Any such resale may result in disqualification and prize forfeiture.
- First Prizes and ARV: First Prizes (50):
Two (2) tickets to a Sponsor-specified San Francisco Giants home game at AT&T Park ("First Prize Game"). ARV of each First Prize is $60. Prize is nontransferable and must be accepted as awarded. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. If a First Prize Game is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, Sponsor will award an alternate First Prize of equal or greater value. Transportation to and from the First Prize Game is not included. Major League Baseball game, event and exhibition dates and times are determined in the sole discretion of the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and/or the San Francisco Giants, as applicable, and may be subject to change. The terms and conditions of the First Prize Game Tickets awarded as part of the prize may govern in the event the First Prize Game is not played due to weather conditions, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance or any other reason. First Prize Winner and his/her guest agree to comply with all applicable ballpark regulations in connection with the prize. Sponsor and the applicable MLB Entities reserve the right to remove or to deny entry to the winner and/or his/her guest who engage(s) in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the First Prize Game. Released Parties (defined below) will not be responsible for weather conditions, Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of the First Prize Game at AT&T Park. Tickets awarded as prizes may not be resold or offered for resale. Any such resale may result in disqualification and prize forfeiture.
- Second Prizes: Second Prizes (1,000):
A weekend VIP tour of the Anchor Brewery in San Francisco, CA for two (2) people. The Second Prize has no intrinsic retail value. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. If the tour is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, Sponsor will award an alternate Second Prize in their sole discretion. Transportation to and from the tour is not included.
Limit one (1) prize, per person, per household. The ARV of the prizes listed are subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace based on, among other things, any gap in time between the date the ARV is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules, and the date the prize is awarded or redeemed. If the actual purchase price of a prize is less than the ARV stated herein, the prize winner will NOT be entitled to a check, cash or other form of payment for the price difference.
- Agreement to Official Rules, Binding Nature, Release, and Indemnification:
By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding. Furthermore you agree to release, indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, the Parties and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, prize suppliers, and advertising and promotion agencies and all its affiliates, and each of their respective agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders and employees (collectively, "Released Parties") from and against any and all lawsuits, judgments, losses, damages, claims, actions, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees) and any liability of any kind resulting from, arising from, or related to:
THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INJURY OR DAMAGE, WHETHER TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON OR TO ANY PROPERTY, RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, AND/OR ACCEPTANCE OF ANY PRIZE. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU EXPRESSLY ASSUME ALL LIABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION AND AGREE THAT PARTICIPATION IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
- participation or inability to participate in the Sweepstakes,
- acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of the prize (including any travel or travel-related activity thereto) that may be awarded,
- typographical or printing errors in these Official Rules or any Sweepstakes materials,
- any change in any prize (or any components thereof) due to unavailability, or reasons beyond Sponsor's control,
- any interruptions in or postponement, cancellation, or modification of the Sweepstakes,
- human error,
- incorrect or inaccurate transcription, receipt or transmission of any entry,
- any technical malfunctions or unavailability of any website or any telephone network, computer system, computer online system, computer timing and/or dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or Internet service provider, or mail service utilized by Sponsor, any of the Released Parties or by you,
- any lost/delayed data transmissions, omissions, interruptions, defects, and/or any other errors or malfunctions,
- late, lost, stolen, misdirected, delayed, corrupted, incomplete, undeliverable or damaged entries,
- any wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any of the Released Parties,
- lost, late, stolen, misdirected, damaged or destroyed prizes (or any element thereof),
- negligence or willful misconduct by entrant, and
- personal injury or property damage resulting directly or indirectly from acceptance or use of the prize.
- General Rules:
In the event a winner [and/or his or her guest(s) (if applicable)] engage in behavior while visiting AT&T park and/or Anchor brewery during prize usage (as determined by Sponsor or any prize provider in its or their sole and absolute discretion) that is obnoxious, inappropriate, or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the right to receive the prize, including ending the their time at the AT&T park and/or Anchor brewery tour early. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners, if applicable. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use winners' names, likenesses, Entries, photos and additional photographs (if applicable) for advertising and promotional purposes (including any possible public relations opportunities) without further compensation except where prohibited by law. By entering, each Entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and to be contacted by Sponsor or the administrator of this Sweepstakes by mail, email or phone. Entries will be declared to be made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of Entry (or when setting up winner's account). "Authorized account holder" of an e-mail address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet Access provider, Online 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. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY 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. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the Entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Site; violates the Official Rules; acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner; or acts with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late or misdirected Entries, or for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications, whether caused by the sender, by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Site or the Sweepstakes which may limit the ability to participate, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in the Site or Sweepstakes. Proof of entering information via the Site does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt of such information. Neither Sponsor nor its Administrator (as identified in these Official Rules) are responsible for the failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor/Administrator on account of technical problems or congestion on the internet or at any website. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Site or the Sweepstakes if it cannot be completed as planned for any reason, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, technical failures or corruption of any sort. In such event, Sponsor will award all prizes in a random drawing from eligible Entries received prior to cancellation. Void outside CA and where prohibited by law and subject to all federal, state and local laws. As a condition of entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant agrees that: (a) under no circumstance will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, other than for out-of-pocket expenses; (b) all causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (c) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event will Entrant be entitled to receive attorneys' fees or other legal costs.
Except where prohibited, Sponsor reserves the right to make all decisions in its sole discretion arising out of or relating to the Sweepstakes, and the decisions by Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Except where prohibited, you agree that: (a) 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 California; (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (c) notwithstanding the foregoing, you waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. 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 United States of America and the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than State of California.
- Winners List:
For the names of the Grand and First Prize winners, available after August 11, 2014, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by September 7, 2014 to: Anchor Suite Sweepstakes Winners, P.O. Box 889, Monrovia, CA 91017.
The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Anchor Brewing Company, 1705 Mariposa Street, San Francisco, CA 94107. The Administrator of the Sweepstakes is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 107 W. Lemon Avenue, Monrovia, CA 91016.