2020 AVOCADOS FROM MEXICO SHOPPING NETWORK TWITTER SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES (“SWEEPSTAKES”), YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY AND BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITIES TO THE RELEASED PARTIES FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES.
THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS NOT SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH TWITTER. TWITTER IS NOT AFFILIATED WITH THE SPONSOR IN ANY WAY.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of any one of the 50 states of the United States of America or the District of Columbia, who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. Winner must live in the valid area at the time of the drawing and distribution of prizes. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law. Employees, officers and directors of Avocados From Mexico, Inc. ( the “Sponsor”), its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates and partners, and Innovative Processing, Inc. (“Administrators”), and any other promotion agencies and other agencies involved in this Sweepstakes, and each of their respective affiliates (collectively, the “Released Parties”), and members of the same the household and immediate family members (spouse, child, parent, sibling and their respective spouses) of all such employees/officers/directors, are NOT eligible to enter or win. Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
ENTRY PERIOD: This Sweepstakes begins at 9:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on January 16, 2020 and ends at 11:59 p.m. CT on February 2, 2020.(“Entry Period”). The Sponsor’s clock will be the official clock as maintained by the Sponsor’s website.
HOW TO ENTER:
Twitter: In order to enter, you must have a valid Twitter account. If you do not have a Twitter account, go to www.twitter.com to create one; Twitter accounts are free. Use of Twitter and any of their features are subject to their terms and conditions.
During the Entry Period, Sponsor will post Tweets directed to consumers. This will prompt a Tweet Thread where the entrant can shop the sweepstakes prizes and Retweet the item for one (1) entry for that prize.
There will be timed Tweets used throughout the Entry Period. Consumers who Tweet and Retweet within a given time period will be entered for those prizes. Both hashtags must be used to be considered one (1) valid entry into the sweepstakes: “#AvoNetwork” + ” #Sweepstakes”.
Website to Tweet: Go to the website https://avocadosfrommexico.com/big-game/ and go to the product pages and follow links from the website to post tweets for entry. Each Tweet will be one (1) valid entry into the sweepstakes.
Any attempt by an Entrant to enter using any other method of entry will be disqualified. The Released Parties assume no responsibility for lost, late, or misdirected entries or any computer, online, telephone, or technical malfunctions that may occur. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each Entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, including the interpretation of these Official Rules and Sponsor’s exercise of discretion, which will be final and binding in all respects. There is a limit of 999 entries per person for this sweepstakes.
Please see the “Privacy” section below for details regarding the use of personal information collected in connection with this Sweepstakes.
DRAWING/WINNER SELECTION: The potential Prize winners will be selected on or about
Dates noted below for the individual prizes listed in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to that draw date by the Administrator. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received up to the given draw date. Sponsor’s decisions on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes are final and binding.
PRIZES/RETAIL VALUE: There will be one hundred eighty-five (185) Prizes as listed below. Total value is $55,485.00. Prizes will be issued as a Gift Code/Card.
|Collectible Avo Neck Pillow||1||$10.00||$10.00|
|Laptop Backpack V2||10||$30.00||$300.00|
|Collectible Avo Tortilla Chip Floatie||1||$15.00||$15.00|
|Collectible Avo Tiara||1||$10.00||$10.00|
|Collectible Baby Carrier||1||$35.00||$35.00|
|Laptop Backpack V2||10||$30.00||$300.00|
|Collectible Painted Portrait||1||$30.00||$30.00|
|Collectible Avo Helmet||1||$10.00||$10.00|
|Laptop Backpack V2||10||$30.00||$300.00|
|Collectible Track Suit||1||$35.00||$35.00|
The total approximate retail value for this sweepstakes is $55,485.00.
PRIZE LIMIT: Limit one (1) prize per person/household for each drawing date. Limit of one prize valued at $2,745 or more per person/household during any consecutive twelve (12) month period from any promotion sponsored by Sponsor.
ALL EXPENSES OR COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ACCEPTANCE OF A PRIZE NOT MENTIONED HEREIN ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PRIZE WINNER. No cash equivalent or other substitutions will be permitted, except the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute any prize with another prize of equal or greater value in the event that the prize (or any component thereof) is not available as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Any local, state or federal taxes associated with any prize awarded in connection with the Sweepstakes are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner. The Winner of any prize of $600 or more will also be required to disclose his/her social security number for the purpose of issuance of an IRS Form 1099. The value of the prize, as ultimately determined by the Sponsor, cannot be challenged or appealed. The Released Parties are not liable for the payment of any taxes associated with acceptance of the prize. Any gift card prize is subject to the terms and conditions stated on gift card.
PRIZE NOTIFICATION: Potential Prize winners will be contacted through Twitter and will be given 24 hours to respond to that Tweet to claim their prize. Potential Prize winners of the Tiara will be contacted by the administrator and will need to complete an affidavit/liability release before the prize can be issued. All other prizes will be sent through the Twitter account used to enter the sweepstakes. It is the entrants responsibility to keep this Twitter address as a valid address and will be required to provide proof of identification and all other information needed by the Administrator to confirm the winner. If a potential Prize winner does not respond within 24 hours after the first attempt to contact him/her, Administrator may select an alternate potential winner at random from the remaining entries.
Potential Prize winners of the Tiara must complete, sign, and return the affidavit of eligibility, release of liability, publicity release, and appropriate tax documents, as provided by the Administrator (the “Documents”), within five (5) business days of delivery of the Documents, or the prize will be forfeited in its entirety. These potential Prize winners will be required to supply his/her Social Security number on the affidavit of eligibility because of tax reporting requirements. Return of any prize, or notification that the prize was undeliverable, or failure of a potential winner to accept any prize within the specified time period may, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, result in disqualification of the potential winner and forfeiture of the prize. If a potential winner forfeits a prize, no alternative compensation will be given.
PUBLICITY RELEASE: Subject to applicable law, by accepting the prize, the prize winners irrevocably grants to Sponsor the right to use and publish his/her proper name, city and state of residence, likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by any prize winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor online and in print and in any other media now known or hereafter developed, worldwide, in perpetuity, in connection with the Sweepstakes and for advertising and promotional purposes, without additional compensation or notification. The Sponsor has full ownership of all content captured during the sweepstakes period and during the prize fulfillment period.
RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY/ADDITIONAL TERMS: By entering the Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees, and by accepting the prize the prize winners agree, to release, indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any liability, loss, damage, cost, and expense that the Released Parties may suffer as a result of any claims, suits, demands, actions, causes of action (“Claims”), penalties, expenses, or costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees (“Losses”), whether foreseen or unforeseen, that may be made or had against the Released Parties arising from or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, all such Claims and Losses arising from: 1) any prize won; 2) the negligence, reckless acts, and/or intentional or willful misconduct by Entrants or prize winner; 3) any injuries, death, damage to persons or property, losses, or other damage of any kind that the Entrants or prize winner may sustain which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from or in connection with their participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt of any prize, unless prohibited by law; and 4) any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, misappropriation, false association, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trademark infringement or any other intellectual property related cause of action and/or breach of contract. THE RELEASED PARTIES SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ENTRANTS’ ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES; OR PRIZE WINNER’S USE OF PRIZE. THE RELEASED PARTIES’ TOTAL LIABILITY TO ENTRANT(S) FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION SHALL NOT EXCEED $100. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED.
As a condition of entering the Sweepstakes, the prize winner gives consent for Sponsor to obtain and deliver his/her name, address, and other information to third parties for the purpose of administering this Sweepstakes and complying with applicable laws, regulations, and rules. Any information Entrant provides to Sponsor may be used to communicate with Entrant in relation to this Sweepstakes or on a Sweepstakes winners list. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this offer, administration of the Sweepstakes, or in the announcement of prizes. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Sweepstakes, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes is undermined by any event including, but not limited to: fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state or local government law, order or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will award the prize to an Entrant randomly selected from among all valid and eligible entries received up to the time of such Force Majeure event.
GOVERNING LAW: The parties waive all rights to trial in any
action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules,
including, without limitation, the Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim
arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes shall
be settled by private and confidential binding arbitration in accordance with
the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any
such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall
not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any
other party including any form of class or representative action. The
arbitration shall be conducted in the District of Columbia. ALL ASPECTS OF THE
OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, AS WELL AS THE CONSTRUCTION, VALIDITY,
INTERPRETATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE INTERPRETATION
OF ITS TERMS, AS WELL AS THE RESPECTIVE RIGHTS OF THE SPONSOR OF, PARTICIPANTS
IN, AND WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN
ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WITHOUT
REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS RULES. For any matters which are not subject to
arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules and/or in connection with the
entering of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection with these
Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes, the parties irrevocably submit and
consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts
located in the District of Columbia. The parties agree not to raise the defense
of forum non conveniens.
WINNER NAMES: To receive a copy of the winners list, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: 2020 AFM Shopping Network Twitter Sweepstakes Winners List, PO Box 240, Dept. S, Clear Lake, MN 55319. All mail in requests must be received by: March 31, 2020.
SPONSOR: Avocados From Mexico Inc., 222 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Suite 850E, Irving, TX 75039.
ADMINISTRATORS: Richards/Lerma, 7007 Twin Hills Ave, Suite 300, Dallas, TX, 75231.
Innovative Processing, Inc., PO Box 240, Clear Lake, MN 55319.