TRIP TO FIJI SWEEPSTAKES

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, MUNICIPAL AND PROVINCIAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules. The Trip to Fiji Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 p.m., Pacific Time (“PT”) on December 5, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on February 5, 2019 ("Sweepstakes Period"). Sweepstakes is sponsored by FIJI Water Company LLC, 11444 W. Olympic Blvd., 2nd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90064.

Eligibility: Sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the Canadian Provinces of  Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba and Saskatchewan  who are 18 years of age or older as of the Sweepstakes start date. Employees (and their immediate families (i.e., parents, spouse, children, siblings, grandparents, step parents, step children and step siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of FIJI Water Company LLC (“FIJI” or “Sponsor”), Tourism Fiji, a tourism marketing arm of the Fijian government (“Tourism Fiji” or “Prize Provider”), Air Pacific Limited dba Fiji Airways (“Fiji Airways” or “Prize Provider”), and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, sponsors, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, prize providers or partners, and third party fulfillment or judging agencies (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”) are not eligible to enter or win in the Sweepstakes. All federal, state, local, municipal and provincial laws and regulations apply. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.

How to Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period there will be two (2) methods of entry that eligible entrants can obtain one (1) Sweepstakes entry as follows:

1)    By Text: By using a two-way text-messaging capable device and texting either the keyword “FIJI” to the long code, 778-900-7008. Upon receipt of the text message, entrant will receive a response message that will include a link to an entry form. Entrant must fill out the required fields and submit the form with their name and email address. Once completed, they will receive an response back that their entry was accepted and they will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Note: Standard text messaging rates, terms, and conditions apply and may not be available from all service providers or for all handsets. Other charges may also apply. Participants should check with their service provider for details.

2)    By visiting the online entry form directly and filling out and submitting the required fields with their name and email address. Once completed, they will receive one (1) entry into the sweepstakes.

 

LIMIT one (1) entry per person, per mobile phone number or e-mail address during the Sweepstakes Period. Proof of submission of an entry is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor. The Promotion Entities are not responsible for: (a) late, incomplete, delayed, or misdirected entries; (b) causes beyond Promotion Entities’ reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes; (c) any entries submitted in a manner that is not expressly allowed under these Official Rules; (d) incorrect or inaccurate entry information; (e) any typographical or other error in the printing or advertising of this offer, in the administration or execution of the Sweepstakes, or in the announcement/notification of the prize winner; or (f) cheating or fraud by any participant. All incomplete or non-conforming entries will be disqualified. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned except as provided herein. By participating, you consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of your personal information for the administration of this Sweepstakes.

Drawing and Notification: A random drawing will take place on or about February 8, 2019, from all eligible received at the end of the Sweepstakes Period to determine the Grand Prize winner. The drawing will be conducted by Alliance Sweepstakes Services (“the Administrator”), an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The decisions of Sponsor and Administrator are final and binding in all matter relating to the Sweepstakes. The odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by the mobile phone number or e-mail address that they used to enter the Sweepstakes. 

Prize: One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive a trip to Fiji which will include: (i) two (2) round-trip tickets from the major gateway airport nearest the winner’s residence (as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion) to Nadi, Fiji Islands on Sponsor’s choice of airline(s) and schedule(s); (ii) five (5) nights’ accommodation for two (2) (one room, double occupancy) at Sponsor’s choice of hotel; (iii) daily breakfast, lunch and dinner for two (2) guests; and (iv) prepaid bookings for one (1) excursion or activity in Fiji (exact excursion or activity to be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) for two (2) persons per excursion and activity. The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is Ten Thousand Canadian Dollars ($10,000 CAD). Exact travel times are subject to availability. Additional travel restrictions and blackout dates may apply. The Grand Prize winner is responsible for any other food and beverage not included in the three meals daily per person, along with any incidental travel, sales tax, service charges, tips, and any other personal charges not specifically identified in these Official Rules, or additional costs due to reserving any higher priced package or any fee applied as a result of a change in the reservation, etc. The Grand Prize winner and his/her travel companion must travel together on the same itinerary and each are responsible for securing valid passports and/or any additional required travel documents at their sole expense prior to travel. Actual value of the Grand Prize may vary depending on exact itinerary and based on fluctuations in price for any portion(s) of the Grand Prize at time of booking.  Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value of the Grand Prize will not be awarded. The Promotion Entities are not responsible if the Grand Prize, or any part thereof, cannot be awarded due to cancellations, delays or interruptions due to any acts of God, action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not any such action, regulation, order or request proves to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond Sponsor’s sole control, and shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omission whatsoever by any air carrier, hotel, or other transportation company or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers including any results thereof such as changes in services or accommodations necessitated by same.

Prize Verification & Conditions: Grand Prize winner will be required to complete and sign a Declaration of Compliance, Liability and Publicity Release form provided to them to be returned within 7 days of written notification, or prize may be forfeited and/or an alternate winner selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting. The Grand Prize winner’s guest will also be required to sign a Travel Companion and Publicity Release form. Grand Prize winner must correctly answer a mathematical skill testing question, unaided (by electronic or mechanical or otherwise) in order to receive his/her prize. The mathematical skill-testing question will be administered at a mutually convenient time by telephone. If a prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to a potential winner, if potential winner cannot be reached within three (3) calendar days from the first notification attempt, if potential recipient fails to return requisite document within the specified time period, or if a potential recipient is not in compliance with these Official Rules, then such person shall be disqualified and an alternate winner may be drawn at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting. By accepting a prize, recipient agrees to release the Promotion Entities from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by entering the promotion or for damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use/misuse of prize awarded. All provincial, municipal, local, state and federal taxes are solely the responsibility of winner. No substitution or transfer of prize or election of cash in lieu of prize will be permitted. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to substitute any part of the prize package with another prize of equal or greater value in the event that the prize (or any component thereof) is not available.  All prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied by Sponsor.

General Conditions: By accepting a prize, where permitted by law, recipient grants to the Sponsor, its parent, subsidiaries and related companies, and those acting pursuant to the authority of the Sponsor (which grant will be confirmed in writing upon request), the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide IN ALL MEDIA without limitation at any time the recipient’s full name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness and/or biographical information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further payment or additional consideration, and without review, approval or notification. IN NO EVENT WILL THE SPONSOR, ITS PARENT, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, DEALERS, DISTRIBUTORS, SUPPLIERS, PRIZE PROVIDERS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, OR MISUSE OF, OR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF THE PRIZES.

Terms & Conditions: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, local, municipal and provincial laws. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Promotion Entities, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, shareholders and agents from any and all liability, loss, damage or injuries to any person (including death) or property of any kind sustained in connection with their participation in the Sweepstakes or from their acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of the prize, or for any typographical or other error in the printing, offering or announcement of the prize. Entrants further acknowledge that said parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize, including, but not limited to, its quality or fitness for a particular purpose. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with the Sweepstakes mechanics and/or implementation will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules. Sponsor and Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any entrant that the Sponsor or Administrator determines, in its sole discretion, violates these Official Rules. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.

Limitations of Liability: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the prize using all non-suspect eligible entries received as of, or after (if applicable) this cancellation, termination, modification or suspension date, or in any manner that is fair and equitable. The Promotion Entities assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Promotion Entities are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any phone number or e-mail entry to be received by Administrator on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON (S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner of a phone number or e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared by the authorized account holder of the phone number or e-mail address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a phone number or e-mail address by an telecommunications provider, Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning phone numbers or e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

Use of Data: All information submitted by entrants will be treated according to the Sponsor’s privacy policy at www.fijiwater.com/privacy-policy.html. By participating in the Sweepstakes and providing your mobile phone number and/or e-mail address, entrants hereby agree to the collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted this Privacy Policy.  Entrants also agree to the Sponsor sharing their information with the Prize Providers so that entrants may receive future communications from the Sponsor and the Prize Providers.

Disputes:  Except where prohibited, you agree 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 the State of California. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.

 

Winners List Request:  To request the name, city, and state of residence of the winner please send a self-addressed, stamped business size envelope by February 10, 2019 to: ASC/ Trip to FIJI Sweepstakes Winners List Request, 300 State Street, Suite 402, Rochester, NY 14614.

Sponsor: FIJI Water Company LLC, 11444 W. Olympic Blvd., 2nd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90064.