Expedia x The Infatuation Contest Official Rules
*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
ELIGIBILITY: The Infatuation’s Expedia Voucher Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (void in Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions and all overseas military installations) who are at least 18 years of age or older as of December 12, 2016. All Employees of The Infatuation, Expedia, and other companies associated with the promotion of the Sweepstakes, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes your full and unconditional acceptance of these “Official Rules.” Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
SPONSOR: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by The Infatuation (“Sponsor”), located at 424 Broadway., New York, New York 10013.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes entry period begins at 8am EST on December 12th, 2016 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on February 1st, 2017. (the "Sweepstakes Period").
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS: You may enter the Sweepstakes by completing all required entry fields provided in the sweepstakes entry form by visiting our website (www.theinfatuation.com) and following the directions provided to fill out the entry information, and submit. Limit one (1) entry per person, per email address for the duration of the Sweepstakes Period, regardless of method of entry. Entries received from any person, e-mail, address, or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
PRIZE DRAWING: On or February 2nd, 2017, the Sponsor will select one potential grand prize winner. The odds of being selected depend on the number of entries received. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential winner via email on or about February 2nd, 2017. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within two (2) days after the date of the first attempt to contact him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries.
WINNER NOTIFICATIONS: The potential winners will be notified by email. Each potential prize winner will be required to complete, electronically sign and submit a Declaration of Compliance within two (2) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, or fails to submit the Declaration of Compliance within the required time period (if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. If the potential winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be required to sign the Declaration of Compliance on the potential winner's behalf and fulfill any other requirements imposed on winner set forth herein. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded.
PRIZE TERMS AND REGULATIONS: This prize offer is from Expedia® and is available privately to the person who won the travel voucher during the Further Afield Guide Contest in December, 2016 and who have received their non-transferable coupon code via hard copy. This single–use coupon is valid for a discount of up to $1000.00 off a hotel or flight + hotel booking on Expedia.com. Any coupon value remaining after booking a qualifying hotel or package costing less than $1000.00 is not redeemable. All bookings costing more than $1000.00 will be discounted by $1000.00 upon application of the coupon discount. Coupon is valid between December 1, 2016-December 31, 2017, travel must be completed by no later than December 31, 2017. After you select your qualifying booking, use the "I have a coupon" link on the booking summary page. Please enter the single-use coupon redemption code that is provided above. Limit one (1) coupon per booking. Bookings are subject to availability at the time of booking and all applicable terms and conditions. Coupon may not be used with other coupons, promotions, special offers or air-only bookings. Coupon discount cannot be applied against taxes, supplier-charged fees, cancellation or change penalties, pre-paid reservations, administrative fees or other miscellaneous charges, which are the sole responsibility of the customer. These charges must be paid at the time the reservation is confirmed or to the hotel directly. A coupon will be deemed fully used once a qualifying booking has been made and may not be reused. In the event that you change or cancel any part of your booking, the coupon will not apply to the changed travel schedule. Terms and conditions of this coupon are as written and cannot be changed by any representation of any unauthorized person, including employees of Expedia, Inc. Coupon is not transferable and is not redeemable for cash. Void where prohibited by law. If you are having problems with this coupon code, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
GENERAL CONDITION: In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Sweepstakes is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Sweepstakes is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Sweepstakes to address the impairment and then resume the Sweepstakes in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. 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 in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or 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 (including attorneys fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Sweepstakes, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Sweepstakes; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) application downloads, (e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and/or the flyover, if applicable, the incorrect downloading of the application the processing of entries application downloads or in any Sweepstakes-related materials; or (f) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or acceptance, receipt or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorneys fees. 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. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that 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 New York. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than New York.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT: When you interact with us through the Site, we may collect Personal Data and other information from you, as further described below:
Non-Identifiable Information: When you interact with The Infatuation through the Site, we receive and store certain personally non-identifiable information. Such information, which is collected passively using various technologies, cannot presently be used to specifically identify you. Consequently, we do not adjust or alter our Site’s automatic tracking and data collection in response to a Do Not Track signal or request. The Infatuation may store such non-identifiable information itself or such information may be included in databases owned and maintained by The Infatuation affiliates, agents or service providers. This Site may use such information and pool it with other information to track, for example, the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, and the domain names of our visitors’ Internet service providers. It is important to note that no Personal Data is available or used in this process.