GENERAL SNUS BRING IT HOME SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: The General Snus Bring it Home Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Swedish Match North America, LLC, Two James Center, 1021 East Cary Street, Suite 1600, Richmond, VA 23219 (the "Sponsor"). The Sweepstakes is administered by Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747 (the “Administrator”).
ELIGIBILITY: Open only to legal residents of, and currently residing in, the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (excluding residents of MA, MI & VA), who are tobacco consumers, twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of date of Entry. Employees of Sponsor, Administrator, and any of either company's respective affiliates, parents or subsidiaries, respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies and advertising and promotion agencies and members of their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses), and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. Void in MA, MI, VA, and where prohibited by law.
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY: The Sweepstakes begins 12:01 p.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on March 1, 2018 and ends 11:59 p.m. ET on May 31, 2018 (the "Sweepstakes Period").
During the Sweepstakes Period, if you already have an account on www.GeneralSnus.com (the “Website”), log onto the Website and click where indicated and follow the on screen instructions to vote for your favorite chiller design, to receive one (1) entry (“Entry”) into the Sweepstakes. If you do not have an account, you must first visit the Website and complete all required registration information in order to proceed. Limit one (1) Entry per person/email address per day. Bonus Entries: Upon completion of your Entry into the Sweepstakes, entrants may invite friends to enter via email to earn Bonus Entries into the Sweepstakes by following directions to submit up to five (5) valid email addresses of friends and/or family members. Bonus Entries and Entries will be collectively referred to as “Entries”. Limit five (5) Bonus Entries per person, throughout the duration of the Sweepstakes. .
Multiple entries in excess of the limitation or mass entry attempts may result in disqualification of all entries by such person. Entries must be manually submitted by the entrant; use of automated entry devices or programs, or Entries by third parties, are prohibited. Duplicate or incomplete Entries will be disqualified.
By entering, you represent and warrant that you have fully complied and are in agreement with these Official Rules. By entering, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities (as defined below) from any action or liability resulting from your participation in the Sweepstakes and/or any other information included in any Entry. Normal internet access and usage charges imposed by entrants’ online service may apply and are entrants’ sole responsibility. If entering via mobile device, normal phone/data and usage charges imposed by your phone service may apply and are entrant’s sole responsibility.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”):Grand Prizes (6): A Sponsor-specified limited edition chiller (mini refrigerator; no product included) ($250 each). Limit one (1) prize per person/household.
Prize Details: Prizes are specified by Sponsor. Prizes are awarded "as is" and without any warranty, except as required by law. Winners are responsible for any applicable federal, state and local taxes. No transfer, substitution or cash equivalent for the prize will be permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor in the event of prize unavailability and then an alternate prize of approximately equal value will be awarded and the Sponsor’s obligation to the winner will be fulfilled, and no other additional compensation will be provided or due. Any difference in the stated ARV of any prize and actual value will not be awarded.
ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning a Prize depend upon the number of eligible Entries received.
RANDOM DRAWING: On or about June 6, 2018, six (6) Grand Prize winners will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Drawing will be conducted by Administrator, a judging organization working on behalf of Sponsor. Administrator’s decisions are final on all matters relating to the random drawing. Sponsor’s interpretation of these rules and decisions shall be final.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winners will be contacted via phone/email and will be required to verify their mailing addresses within 48 hours of attempted notification or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected. Return of prize or prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any entrant of an Entry, the Entry will be deemed submitted by the natural person who is the authorized holder of the transmitting account. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for notifications that are misdirected because of email addresses that are no longer correct, or for any other reason beyond the exclusive control of the Sponsor.
GENERAL RULES/VERIFICATION: By accepting a prize, each winner grants permission to the Sponsor and its agencies to use his/her name, city, state, photos, and likeness for purposes of advertising, Sweepstakes, and trade without further compensation, except where prohibited by law. By entering, entrants hereby agree, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotional agencies and prize suppliers and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, owners, employees, agents, attorneys and representatives (collectively, the "Sweepstakes Entities") from any and all injuries, loss, claims or damages arising out of an entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes and/or entrant’s acceptance or use or misuse of a prize. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that the Sweepstakes Entities will have no liability whatsoever for, and that entrant shall defend and hold the Sweepstakes Entities harmless against, any liability for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy as well as injuries, damages, or losses of any kind, whether or not foreseeable, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages to persons or to property arising out of the prize awarded hereunder. Without limiting the foregoing, everything regarding the Sweepstakes, including the Website used in connection therewith and the prize awarded hereunder, are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement, all of which are expressly disclaimed by the Sweepstakes Entities.
If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including without limitation infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the Sweepstakes and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the Entry process, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive manner. In the event the Sweepstakes is cancelled, terminated or suspended for any reason, Sponsor, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to award the prizes from among all eligible Entries received prior to cancellation. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage the Website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and/or civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek all available remedies, including without limitation criminal prosecution, and damages, including without limitation attorneys' fees, from any such entrant to the fullest extent of the law. No responsibility is assumed by Sponsor 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 any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, typographical or other errors, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email sent or electronic Entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or on any website or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer related to, or resulting from, participation in or downloading any materials from this Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the Sweepstakes materials, administration of the Sweepstakes, or in the announcement of the prizes. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it determines to be tampering with the Entry process, to be violating these Official Rules or to be acting in a disruptive manner. Entries generated by script or bot are not eligible. In no event will the Sponsor be obligated to award more than the stated number of prizes. Use of automated Entry devices is prohibited.
DISPUTES: To the fullest extent permitted by law, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action brought by him/her arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or the prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the State of Kentucky or an appropriate Kentucky State Court if federal court is not a proper or available venue; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards to entrant shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, 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 the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Kentucky, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Kentucky or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Kentucky.
NAMES OF WINNERS: For the names of the winners, available for a period of at least 30 days, after July 1, 2018, visit the Website.
GENERAL SNUS 2018 EVENT SWEEPSTAKES – OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID IN MA, MI, VA AND WHERE PROHIBITED.
Sweepstakes Period: The General Snus 2018 Event Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") begins at 12:00:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on January 1, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on December 31, 2018 (the "Sweepstakes Period").
How To Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, General Snus Representatives (each, a "Representative") will be interacting with adult tobacco consumers at participating events (each, an "Event") across the U.S. To enter, interact with a Representative at an Event and follow his/her instructions in order to sign up to receive a General Snus 2018 Event Sweepstakes Email ("Email"), to be delivered on or about the Tuesday following the Event. When you receive the Email, follow the instructions in the Email to access the website at www.GeneralSnus.com ("Site") and receive an entry into that entry period's drawing only. If you do not have an account, you must first visit the Site and complete all required registration information in order to proceed. Limit one (1) entry per person/email address per entry period. More than one (1) entry from any person/email address per entry period will be void. Entries will not carry forward to any subsequent entry period(s). All entries become the property of Swedish Match North America, LLC. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, corrupted, or incomplete Entries. Proof of submission is not proof of receipt by Sponsor. Normal internet access and usage charges imposed by entrants' online service may apply and are entrants' sole responsibility. If entering via mobile device, normal phone/data and usage charges imposed by your phone service may apply and are entrant's sole responsibility.
Entry Period Start
Entry Period End
12:00:00 a.m. ET 1/1/18
11:59:59 p.m. ET 4/30/18
12:00:00 a.m. ET 5/1/18
11:59:59 p.m. ET 8/31/18
12:00:00 a.m. ET 9/1/18
11:59:59 p.m. ET 12/31/18
Prizes: Three (3) Grand Prizes (one per entry period) - A $500 Sponsor-specified gift card redeemable for an exotic sports car driving experience. Participation is subject to advance confirmation and program availability. All standard terms and conditions apply to the driving experience. Additional release and/or waiver of liability required by the racetrack and/or any applicable sanctioning body shall also be required as appropriate in order to use prize.
Random Drawings: There will be three (3) Grand Prize winners selected in three (3) separate random drawings (one winner per each entry period's drawing) on or about the Monday after the end date of each entry period, from among all eligible entries received during each entry period. Random drawings will be conducted by the Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible entries received during each entry period. All prizes will be awarded and winners will be notified by phone/email. Limit one (1) prize per person/household/email address during the Sweepstakes Period.
Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of, and currently residing in, the 50 United States and the District of Columbia (excluding residents of MA, MI & VA), who are tobacco consumers, 21 years of age or older as of date of entry, and have received an Email invitation to participate from Sponsor. Employees of Sponsor and any of its affiliates, parents or subsidiaries, affiliate companies and advertising and promotion agencies and members of their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses), Administrator, any of its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. Void in MA, MI, VA, and where prohibited by law.
General Rules: Potential Grand Prize winners will be contacted via phone/email and will be required to verify their mailing addresses and sign a liability release within seven (7) days of notification attempt sent via email/mail or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. Return of prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. Prizes are Sponsor-specified and are awarded "as is" and without any warranty, except as required by law. No transfer, substitution or cash equivalent for the prize will be permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor in the event of prize unavailability and then an alternate prize of approximately equal value will be awarded and the Sponsor's obligation to the winner will be fulfilled, and no other additional compensation will be provided or due. Any difference in the stated ARV of any prize and actual value will not be awarded. Income and other taxes, if any, related to the prize are the winner's sole responsibility. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use winner's name and likeness and entry for promotional purposes without further compensation except where prohibited by law. By entering, entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges. Winners and all entrants, as a condition of entry into the Sweepstakes, agree to release Sponsor, Don Jagoda Associates Inc., their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, promotion agencies (collectively, "Promotion Entities") and each of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, members, employees, agents, assigns and all others associated with the development and execution of this Sweepstakes from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with submitting an entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes, the receipt, ownership or use of any prize awarded or any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement of offering of the prizes. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter, will be deemed to be the entrant. "Authorized account holder" of an email address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. 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 the 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. Sponsor and its Administrators are not responsible 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 this Sweepstakes which may limit the ability to participate, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this Sweepstakes. Entries generated by script or bot are not eligible. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Sweepstakes if it cannot be completed as planned for any reason, including for infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, technical failures, or corruption of any sort. In such event, Sponsor will award prizes from among all eligible entries received for each entry period prior to the cancellation/termination of the Sweepstakes. As a condition of entering the Sweepstakes, participant agrees that: 1) under no circumstance will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, other than for out-of-pocket expenses; 2) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and 3) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees.
Winners: For the first name, last initial, city and state of the winners once they are confirmed, visit www.GeneralSnus.com/Promotions/Rules through April 15, 2019.
Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsor is Swedish Match North America, LLC, Two James Center, 1021 East Cary Street, Suite 1600, Richmond, VA 23219. The Administrator is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.