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WONDERFUL® PISTACHIOS HALLOWEEN COSTUME SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE CONTINENTAL UNITED STATES AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (EXCLUDING RESIDENTS OF ALASKA, HAWAII, PUERTO RICO, GUAM AND U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS), WHO ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD AT TIME OF ENTRY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Employees of Paramount Farms International LLC (“Sponsor”) and its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies, prize suppliers and such employees’ immediate family members (parent, spouse, sibling, child, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final on matters relating to this sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws. Sponsor reserves the right to verify eligibility requirements of the winners.
TO ENTER: Between 12 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) on October 14, 2013 and 5 p.m. PST on October 22, 2013 (“Entry Period”), visit www.facebook.com/wonderfulpistachios and follow the directions provided therein to enter any required information on the specified sweepstakes post. All entries must be received by 5 p.m. PST on October 22, 2013 to be eligible. Limit one (1) entry per person for the entire Entry Period. To enter, you must “Like” Wonderful Pistachios on Facebook to respond to the entry question. No purchase necessary. Entries received from any person or e-mail address in excess of the stated limitation will be void. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or with the intent to subvert the entry process are void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for the administration of this sweepstakes and in accordance with these Official Rules.
DRAWING: Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing held on October 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 21 and 22 (each, a “Drawing Date”) from all eligible Entries received each Drawing Date. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Entries received for each Drawing Date. Potential winners will be notified within one (1) day of each drawing via Facebook private message and may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within seven (7) days of date of issuance. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner within a reasonable time period or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion and time permitting, an alternate winner selected. If a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, or if any potential winner refuses their prize, at Sponsor’s discretion, the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner. Further, Sponsor reserves the right to forfeit or award any unclaimed or leftover prizes at its sole discretion.
TEN (10) PRIZES: One to two daily Sweepstakes winners will each receive two (2) Single Day General Admission tickets to a Six Flags Theme Park; valid at any US theme park. Valid for the 2013 operating season only. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): US $110.00 each prize. Total ARV of all prizes = US $1,100.00. All prizes are awarded by Sponsor. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winners are solely responsible for all federal, state and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes) and any other expenses, costs or fees associated with acceptance and/or use of the prizes not specified herein as being awarded. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prizes or redeem prizes for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or any portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Limit of one (1) prize per winner during the entire Entry Period. Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for lost, late, stolen, misdirected, delayed or damaged prizes. Additional restrictions may apply.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered or garbled entries, or e-mail; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes, or in any sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY AND SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the sweepstakes or website or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Should any portion of the sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winners from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. Entrants, by participating, agree that Sponsor, Facebook, Six Flags and each of their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) or participation in this sweepstakes. Each winner, by acceptance of prize, except where legally prohibited, grants permission for Sponsor and its designees to use his/her name, address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity, without notice or review or approval. In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple users having the same e-mail account, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses. The Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the State of California, with venue in Los Angeles, California, and all claims must be resolved in the appropriate state and federal courts of Los Angeles, California. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
WINNERS’ LIST: For the names of the winners (available after October 31, 2013), send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Wonderful Pistachios Halloween Costume Sweepstakes Winners, 11444 West Olympic Blvd., 3rd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90064, for receipt no later than November 30, 2013.
SPONSOR: Paramount Farms International LLC, 11444 Olympic Blvd., 3rd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90064.