MAISON NO. 9'S “CONCERT” SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
The Sweepstakes is sponsored and administered by Global Brand Equities, Inc., 1051 Bloomfield Ave # 7, Clifton, NJ 07012 (“Sponsor” and/or “Administrator”), for Sponsor’s Maison No. 9 brand (“Brand”).
The Sponsor will conduct the Maison No. 9’s “CONCERT” sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) substantially as described in these rules, and by participating, each entrant agrees as follows:
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL LAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS AND ORDINANCES APPLY.
Eligibility. The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States (excluding Utah) and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older. VOID IN UTAH, PUERTO RICO, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS, AND OTHER U.S. TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS, AND WHEREVER PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. Entrants from the states of New York, Florida, and Rhode Island may enter the sweepstakes, but will not be eligible to be chosen as a winner for the month of May. Directors, officers, employees, and agents of Sponsor, Administrator, E. & J. Gallo Winery, and any retail licensees, authorized licensees, wholesale licensees, distributors, and each of their respective parent, sister, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotional agencies, and all other corporations, partnerships, or other legal entities or individuals associated with the development, administration, or fulfillment of this Sweepstakes, and the immediate families of such persons (defined as spouse, child, sibling, parent, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandparent, so-called “step” or “half” variations of any of the preceding individuals, and all descendants and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they live), and those living in their same households, whether or not related, are ineligible to enter, win or collect prizes in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, regulations, and ordinances. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
Sweepstakes Period. The Sweepstakes will begin at 9:00am PT on Monday, May 9th, 2022 and will run until 11:59:59pm PT on Saturday, September 24th, 2022 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). There are two (2) ways to enter the Sweepstakes: on a Maison No. 9 bottle (via scanning the bottle barcode), and on the website as described below.
How to Enter.
Scan Bottle Barcode: To enter through the bottle barcode method of entry, head to maison9wine.com/scan and scan the bar code on the back of a Maison No. 9 bottle. You will be directed to the official concert sweepstakes entry page. On the entry page, enter your information for a chance to win. Any entry that is sent after 11:59:59 PM PT on September 24th, 2022, will be disqualified and that entry attempt will not be eligible for the random drawing.
Website: To enter through the website method of entry, submit your information on the official concert sweepstakes page found at www.maison9wine.com. Any entry that is sent after 11:59:59 PM PT on September 24th, 2022, will be disqualified and that entry attempt will not be eligible for the random drawing.
It is entrant’s sole responsibility to take any steps necessary to adjust their Email account settings to permit entrant to receive messages from Sponsor. Entrant's inability to receive any message(s) from Sponsor for any reason shall be deemed a failure by such entrant to comply with these rules, and any such entrant shall be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. Similarly, Sponsor shall not be liable for any lost, misdirected, or otherwise unreceived or illegible messages from entrants. By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that the Sponsor may contact the entrant by direct Message via entrant’s Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or email accounts provided upon registration, to administer and fulfill this Sweepstakes.
Entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized Email account holder. The 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 organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. You must enter using only an account registered in your name. The potential winner may be required to provide Administrator with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the account associated with the winning Entry. Entries that have been generated by a script, macro, bot or any other automated means will be deemed void. Entrants may not create or enter with multiple accounts. Any entrant who attempts to enter with multiple accounts or under multiple identities will be disqualified and forfeits prize won, in Sponsor’s or Administrator’s sole discretion. Entries not in compliance with these Official Rules may be disqualified in Sponsor’s or Administrator’s sole discretion. Entries become the property of Sponsor upon receipt and will not be acknowledged or returned. Entrant may enter multiple times, regardless of method of entry.
Winner Selection. There will be a total of 125 Prize winners during the Sweepstakes, which will be determined by 20 separate random drawings conducted by Administrator from among all eligible Entries received at the time of the applicable drawing. Six (6) prize winners will be announced each week on Sunday starting May 15th through August 21st and seven (7) prize winners will be announced each week on Sunday starting August 28th through September 25th. Non-winning eligible entries will carry over to the next applicable drawing. All decisions of Sponsor or Administrator are final and binding. All Entries are subject to verification, confirmation and compliance with the Official Rules. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries received. Limit: 1 winner/1 prize per household.
Winner Notification: Sponsor or Administrator will attempt to notify each potential winner (“Potential Winner”) via email. The Potential Winner will be notified on or about the date of the applicable random drawing on May 15th, May 22nd, May 29th, June 5th, June 12th, June 19th, June 26th, July 3rd, July 10th, July 17th, July 24th, July 31st, August 7th, August 14th, August 21st, August 28th, September 4th, September 11th, September 18th, and September 25th in 2022. Potential Winner must respond within three (3) days of notification attempt. Failure to respond to notification as directed within the stated time will result in forfeiture of the prize. Awarding of any prize is subject to verification of Potential Winner’s eligibility and full compliance with these Official Rules. The Potential Winner may be required to complete, sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability/Publicity Release Form (where permitted by law) (“Affidavit and Release”) within three (3) days of receiving the Affidavit and Release from Sponsor or Administrator. Failure to return the signed Affidavit and Release within three (3) days following the date of delivery thereof may result in forfeiture of the prize. If any Potential Winner cannot be contacted as specified above, or if Potential Winner fails to return the signed Affidavit of Eligibility by the deadline specified above, or if a Potential Winner is deemed ineligible for any other reason in Sponsor or Administrator’s sole discretion, the Potential Winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may, at Sponsor or Administrator’s sole discretion, be randomly selected in his/her place from among all remaining eligible Entries, time permitting.
TOTAL ARV OF ALL SWEEPSTAKES PRIZES IS FIFTEEN-THOUSAND DOLLARS ($15,000).
Entry Conditions and Release. No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Ticketmaster LLC (“Ticketmaster”), or E. & J. Gallo Winery from entrant’s participation in, or attempt to participate in, the Sweepstakes. Sponsor and/or E. & J. Gallo Winery are not responsible for any typographical errors in the information provided by entrants, or in the announcement of prizes or these Official Rules. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision or any other provision herein. Should any provision of the Official Rules be deemed unenforceable or invalid, the other provisions of the Official Rules shall remain in full force and effect. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor and/or Administrator. All such Entries are subject to verification. By entering or otherwise participating in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting any prize, each entrant hereby fully and unconditionally agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, or their respective designated agents, which are final and legally binding in all respects, and agrees to waive any right to claim any ambiguity in these Official Rules. The entrant also agrees to assume all risk of loss, damage, destruction, delay or misdirection of materials and mail submitted to or from Sponsor, Administrator, or E. & J. Gallo Winery, and further agrees that all prizes are awarded upon the condition that Sponsor, Administrator, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Ticketmaster LLC, E. & J. Gallo Winery, and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, officers, directors, partners, principals, partnerships, employees or agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) shall have no liability whatsoever, and each entrant agrees to release, indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties from, any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind to persons or property, including death, sustained, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, in connection with or resulting from acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or participation in this Sweepstakes or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activities and further acknowledges that said Released Parties have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize awarded in connection with the Sweepstakes.
Sponsor reserves the right to correct any typographical, printing, computer programming or operator errors, including in the Official Rules. The Released Parties are not responsible for hardware or software failures of any kind, traffic congestion in any networks, or towers, or any combination thereof, lost network connections, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmissions, whether caused by Sponsor, users, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or by technical or human error which may occur and/or which may damage Sponsors’ ability to receive or store Sweepstakes data, or which may damage an entrant’s system in connection with the selected method of Entry, or which may otherwise limit any entrant’s ability to participate and/or redeem the prizes in the Sweepstakes. In the event that any entrant’s Entry attempt is not successfully received by Sponsor, that entrant’s sole remedy shall be to attempt to enter the Sweepstakes once again during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the Sweepstakes, or the operation of the Sweepstakes, or who enters using any automatic or programmed Entry duplication method, violates these Official Rules, or otherwise engages in fraudulent or offensive conduct with respect to this Sweepstakes.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND 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 OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES, AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4) ENTRANT'S REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO EVERY ENTRANT.
Publicity. By accepting the prize, the winner agrees that Sponsor may use any and all such winners’ names, cities and/or states of residence, statements, likeness, voice, photograph and/or biographical information, without limitation, for promotional purposes relating to the Sweepstakes, in any media or format, whether now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to the internet, worldwide, in perpetuity, without further consideration or payment, where permitted by law. Should winner make any false statement in any document referenced herein, the winner will be required to promptly return to Sponsor the awarded prize(s) received.
Taxes. All State, Local, Federal and/or other taxes, duties, tariffs, title fees, licensing fees, or other fees for prizes awarded become the sole responsibility of the winner. All those who win a prize or prizes valued $600 or more in any given year will be issued an IRS Form 1099 to report their winnings.
General Conditions. The Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond the Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor, at its discretion, may select winner from the eligible, non-suspect Entries fulfilling the applicable eligibility requirements prior to the event requiring termination, cancellation or suspension of this Sweepstakes. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
GOVERNING LAW & JURISDICTION. Except where prohibited, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of any entrant, Sponsor, Administrator, and their respective agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the state of Delaware without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction. Entrants agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, or awarding of the prize, shall be filed only in the state courts with jurisdiction over Delaware County District Court in the county of Kent, Delaware or in federal courts in the Kent County Courthouse, and the entrants hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action.
NO FACEBOOK/INSTAGRAM/TWITTER/TICKETMASTER ASSOCIATION. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or Ticketmaster. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor, not to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or Ticketmaster. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes must be directed to the Sponsor and not to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or Ticketmaster.
WINNERS LIST/OFFICIAL RULES. For confirmation of the winner’s name (first initial, last name) and city of residence, or for a copy of the Official Rules, send an email to info@Maison9wine.com (must be received by September 24th, 2022). Include the name of this Sweepstakes “Maison No. 9 Concert Sweepstakes” and specify either “Winners List” or “Official Rules” in the subject line.
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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Open to legal residents of the United States (excluding Utah, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands and all other US territories/possessions) and the District of Columbia who are 21 or older. Void where prohibited. Starts at 9:00:00 AM PT on May 9th, 2022 and ends at 11:59:59: PM PT on September 24th, 2022. To enter through the “scan bottle barcode” method of entry, head to maison9wine.com/scan and scan the barcode on the back of a Maison No. 9 bottle. You will be directed to the official concert sweepstakes entry page. On the entry page, enter your information for a chance to win. For complete details and Official Rules, and to alternatively enter directly via the concert sweepstakes page, visit www.maison9wine.com. Regardless of method of entry, any entry that is sent after 11:59:59 PM PT on September 24th, 2022, will be disqualified and that entry attempt will not be eligible for the random drawing. To receive a copy of the Official Rules, send an email with the name of this Sweepstakes, “Maison No. 9 Concert Sweepstakes” in the subject line and “Official Rules Request” to firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsor: Global Brand Equities, Inc.
SWEEPSTAKES SPONSOR: Global Brand Equities LLC., 1051 Bloomfield Ave # 7, Clifton, NJ 07012