****OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES****
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: From 09/12/2023, 12:00 PM (ET) to 09/26/2023, 12:00 PM (ET)
Sponsor. The Stonyfield’s YoBaby Yogurt Paparazzi Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Stonyfield Farm, Inc., 10 Burton Drive, Londonderry, NH 03053 (“Sponsor” or “Stonyfield”). The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Instagram.
Eligibility. The Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations and open only to persons who meet the following requirements:
- open only to legal residents of the United States (excluding Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and all other U.S. territories and possessions outside of the continental United States and where otherwise prohibited by law, including but not limited to laws that would require registration and/or trust account or posting of a bond, or any other requirements that have not been satisfied);
- are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry (or in the case of legal residents of jurisdictions where the age of majority is greater than 18 years of age, such age of majority under the laws of the jurisdiction in which they reside at the time of entry;
- not employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives, and independent contractors (and their immediate family members and members of the same households (whether related or not) of an administrator, Sponsor, Sponsor’s parent and affiliated companies, and Sponsor’s advertising/promotional agencies; and
- have access to the
Application of Rules. All entrants must review and agree to these Official Rules. By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant warrants that entrant has read and agrees to abide and be bound by these Official Rules and that entrant is not prohibited from participating in the Sweepstakes. Entrants agrees that Sponsor retains full authority, in its sole discretion, to interpret and administer these Official Rules, and to be bound by all decisions and interpretations made in good faith by Sponsor.
Sweepstakes Entry. The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time (ET) on September 12, 2023 and ends at 12:00 P.M. (ET) on September 26, 2023 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official timekeeping device for this Sweepstakes.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN THE SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
You may enter the Sweepstakes during the Sweepstakes Period through the following entry method:
- Visit the sign-up website at https://www.stonyfield.com/paparazzi-sweepstakes/ during the Sweepstakes Period. Follow the instructions on the sign-up website. The information entered on the sign-up website will be made part of your Sweepstakes entry if you choose to participate in the Sweepstakes during sign-up process. No other elements are required to enter, but all required elements must be submitted at the same time. Only fully completed entries are eligible. Your opting to participate in the Sweepstakes must be completed and received during the Sweepstakes A Sweepstakes entry must be in English and you are limited to one (1) entry during the Sweepstakes Period regardless of whether you have more than one email address (all entries in excess of this limit will be deemed void).
By submitting an entry, each entrant opts in to receive via e-mail Sponsor’s newsletter and/or other information related to Sponsor’s products, programs and/or promotional activities. An entrant may opt-out/unsubscribe from such communications at any time by checking the unsubscribe link located within each e-mail communication received from Sponsor. An entrant may also opt-out of receiving these communications at any time by contacting Sponsor through its Contact Us page located at https://www.stonyfield.com/about/contact-us/.
Entries that have been generated by a script, macro, bot, or any other automated means will be deemed void. Entrants may not register with multiple e-mail addresses nor may entrants use multiple devices or artifices to enter the Sweepstakes as multiple entrants. Any entrant who attempts to enter with multiple accounts under multiple identities will be disqualified in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Neither Sponsor nor its service providers are responsible for lost, late, incomplete, illegible, mutilated, inaccurate, or misdirected entries, or for any problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic, including, but not limited to, computer, telephone, cable, network, satellite, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, availability or garbled or jumbled transmissions, or service provider/Internet/web site/use net accessibility or availability, traffic congestion, or unauthorized human intervention. Sponsor reserves the right to suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes in the event of any such problem. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of mailing address of entrants.
Entries not in compliance with these Official Rules will be disqualified. Sponsor shall have the absolute right to determine if an entry is in compliance with these Official Rules without notice to the person attempting to enter.
In addition to complying with the foregoing requirements, to be eligible, each entrant must also be able to make the warranties and representations set forth in the Warranties and Representations section below.
Entrant agrees to comply with all third party terms and conditions of any platform used to submit an entry for the Sweepstakes.
Warranties and Representations. By submitting an entry, each entrant warrants and represents to Sponsor that (a) the information contained in the entry is true and correct in all material respects and that Sponsor may rely on such information in its efforts to comply with applicable laws and regulations; (b) entrant has all of the rights and authority necessary to submit the entry in the Sweepstakes in compliance with these Official Rules, including the right to contract in entrant’s own name and the right to grant the rights granted hereunder; (c) at the time of submitting the entry or any time thereafter, the entry does not and will not contravene any contractual, legal or other obligation, of entrant.
Use of Winner’s Names and Likeness. By submitting an entry, each entrant, acknowledges and agrees that, if selected as a winner, Sponsor may announce the winner’s first name and state of legal residence on the Sweepstakes Website, Sponsor’s website, and/or Sponsor’s Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, and/or Instagram accounts. A winner who accepts a prize will be deemed thereby to have granted to Sponsor the right, at any time and from time to time, to print, publish, broadcast and use, worldwide and in any media now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to, the Internet and world wide web, the winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness and biographical information as news or information and for advertising and promotional purposes without additional consideration, or right of review or notification, except where prohibited by law, and to have agreed to provide documentation in writing to confirm the foregoing promptly upon request by Sponsor.
Selection of Winner. Each eligible entry submitted during the Sweepstakes Period will be entered into a random drawing to be held at the conclusion of the Sweepstakes Period. Twenty-five (25) potential winners will be selected at random by Sponsor, whose decision will be final and binding, from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period within forty-eight hours after the Sweepstakes Period ends. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
In the event a winning entry is discovered to be invalid for any reason whatsoever or the person who submitted the winning entry either fails to comply with these Official Rules prior to delivery of the prize or refuses the prize, or any portion thereof, the prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner selected at random from the remaining eligible entries at Sponsor’s discretion. An alternate winner will be selected at random from the remaining eligible entries until the prize has been awarded.
Prize. A prize will be awarded to each of the twenty-five (25) winners of the Sweepstakes, which shall be comprised of the following:
DESCRIPTION OF PRIZE
|APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)
|One (1) years’ worth of YoBaby yogurt (equal to 48 6ct – 4oz. cup packs)
|A photo-shoot with a photographer (in the form of a credit of up to $1,000.00 with a third-party vendor to be used solely for photography services)
THE AGGREGATE ARV OF THE PRIZE IS $1,240.00
THE AGGREGATE ARV OF ALL PRIZES IS $31,000.00
Specifics relating to the prize not specified herein are at sole discretion of Sponsor. If applicable, gift cards usage is subject to each gift card’s issuing company’s terms and conditions, including expiration dates, if any. The winner is solely responsible for any costs and expenses due in connection with the prize not specified herein. The prize may not be transferred or assigned, except at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. No cash value or substitution of the prize will be permitted or provided, except that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may provide a prize of comparable or greater value. Receipt of the prize is conditioned upon compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations and these Official Rules. Sponsor will not replace a lost or stolen prize.
The winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes due in connection with the prize awarded. The winner will be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 for receipt of a prize awarded to the winner valued at $600.00 or more. Failure to submit a complete IRS Form W-9 when required will result in forfeiture of the prize. Receipt of any prize is conditioned upon compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations and these Official Rules.
Notice/Verification of Potential Winner. The potential winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements and verification by Sponsor of eligibility. Sponsor will attempt to notify the entrant who is selected as a potential winner by e-mail within three (3) business days of selection. If an entrant does not respond to such notification within forty-eight hours of notification being sent by Sponsor or cannot or refuses to accept the prize, or any portion thereof, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential winner will be selected at random from the remaining eligible entries. Sponsor shall not be responsible for (i) the failure of a potential winner to receive Sponsor’s e-mail for any reason, or for the inability of such potential winner to return Sponsor’s e-mail message for any reason; (ii) failed, returned or misdirected notifications due
to inaccurate information provided by entrant; or (iii) submissions and/or responses to a winner’s notification which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received, in whole or in part, by Sponsor. The potential winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Sponsor reserves the right to require the potential winner to show proof of identity prior to receiving any prize.
Upon contacting a potential winner and determining that such winner has met all eligibility requirements for the Sweepstakes, including without limitation the execution of an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (except where prohibited by law) and completion of such other documents as Sponsor may reasonably require in order to claim his/her prize, if applicable, such individual will be declared the “winner” of the Sweepstakes.
Suspension and Amendments. Sponsor reserves the right to (i) suspend, modify or cancel this Sweepstakes, at any time in its sole discretion, if the Sweepstakes cannot be operated as planned or in the event any computer virus, worm, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or other errors or problems beyond Sponsor’s control should corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, or for any other reason and, if this Sweepstakes is cancelled, to select a winner from among the eligible entries in the Sweepstakes drawing prior to the cancellation date or to recommence the Sweepstakes, at such time(s) and upon such terms and conditions as Sponsor shall deem reasonable under the circumstances; and (ii) extend the Sweepstakes Period, by providing notice on the Sweepstakes Website, if Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, that there is an insufficient number of eligible Sweepstakes entries or in the event of unexpected difficulties or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control.
Announcement of Winner. The winner will be announced and posted by Sponsor on the Sweepstakes Website, following the completion of the Sweepstakes and verification of the winner. The winner may also be announced on Sponsor’s website and/or Sponsor’s Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, and/or Instagram accounts.
Release of Liability. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that Sponsor, and its parent and affiliated companies, and their respective successors and assigns, and any and all of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents, representatives, licensees, and advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, the “Released Parties”), shall not be liable for any personal injury, death, loss or damage of any kind or any other causes of action or claims related to entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes, any Sweepstakes-related activity, or acceptance or use of the prize awarded, or any portion thereof, and/or based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to release and discharge, and hereby releases and discharges, for himself/herself, the Released Parties from any liability arising from or related to the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, liability arising from or related to claims for personal injury, death, property damage, or claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy. Sponsor makes no representations as to the quality, professionalism, qualifications, credentials, and/or workmanship of the awarded prizes or any third parties that are used to award the prizes.
Indemnification. Each entrant agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any loss, damage or expense (including court costs and attorneys’ fees) that any or all of them may suffer or incur as a result, directly or indirectly, of, or in conjunction or connection with entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes, any Sweepstakes-related activity, receipt, acceptance, use and/or enjoyment of the prize awarded, or any portion thereof, and/or any breach or alleged breach of any warranty or representation made by entrant in connection with the Sweepstakes.
Unlawful Conduct and Disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant who Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, has (a) tampered with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or of any web site owned, operated or controlled by Sponsor or its parent or affiliated companies;
(b) was ineligible to participate in the Sweepstakes; (c) submitted more than the allowed number of entries; or (d) otherwise acted in an unlawful manner and/or in violation of these Official Rules. Robotic, automated, programmed, or computer-generated entries or mechanical reproductions are prohibited, and any use of such devices or entry methods will cause disqualification. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the
legitimate operations of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such entrant to the fullest extent permitted by law and to disqualify such entrant from the Sweepstakes.
Limitation of Liability. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL SPONSOR BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF PROFITS OR HARM TO BUSINESS OR REPUTATION, ARISING OUT OF ENTRANTS’ PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, USE OF ANY PHOTO PROVIDED BY ENTRANTS, POSTING ON OR ACCESS AND/OR DOWNLOAD OF ANY MATERIALS OR INFORMATION FROM ANY WEB SITE OWNED, OPERATED OR CONTROLLED BY SPONSOR OR ITS PARENT OR AFFILIATED COMPANIES, OR ACCEPTANCE OR USAGE OF A PRIZE OR ANY PORTION THEREOF (INCLUDING ANY PURCHASES MADE USING ANY PORTION OF THE PRIZE), AND INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DAMAGE TO PROPERTY AND, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DAMAGES FOR BODILY OR PERSONAL INJURY, EVEN IF SPONSOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSS. ENTRANT AGREES THAT THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF SPONSOR ARISING OUT OF ANY KIND OF CLAIM (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE) SHALL NOT EXCEED $100.00. LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS.
Severability. If any one or more provisions of these Official Rules are held to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability shall not affect the validity, effect or enforcement of any other provision or provisions of these Official Rules.
Force Majeure. The failure of Sponsor to comply with any provision of this Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, terrorism, fire, riot, earthquake, pandemic, public health emergency, actions of governmental authorities outside the control of Sponsor, or other force majeure event shall not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.
Governing Law; Jurisdiction; Venue; Limitation of Damages. These Official Rules shall be interpreted in accordance with New Hampshire law without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. Each entrant agrees that the state and federal courts located in New Hampshire shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising from or relating to these Official Rules, this Sweepstakes and/or entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes, and entrant’s consent to the personal jurisdiction and venue thereof. ALL DISPUTES SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION, AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, BUT IN NO EVENT INCLUDE ATTORNEYS’ FEES, AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES AND ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES (SUBJECT TO THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY PROVISION ABOVE) AND WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED.
Official Rules and Winner’s Name. To obtain the name of the Sweepstakes winner (after the conclusion of the Sweepstakes) and/or a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Stonyfield Farm, Inc., 10 Burton Drive, Londonderry, NH 03053, Attn: The Stonyfield YoBaby Yogurt Paparazzi Sweepstakes. Please specify “Winner’s Name” or “Official Rules” in your request.