World Water Day Sweepstakes Official Rules

 

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

 

  1. Eligibility.  The World Water Day Sweepstakes (“Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, who are eighteen (18) or older at the time of entry. Perishable prizes are for New York City pickup only or ship within New York City and Long Island. Employees of Edible, Amagansett Sea Salt, Billion Oyster Project, The Urban Assembly New York Harbor School, Brooke Kanani, Gotham Greens, and Real Oyster Cult, and each of their respective related companies or organizations, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible.  The Promotion is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
  2. Agreement to Official Rules.  Participation in the Promotion constitutes your full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding.  Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein in a timely manner.
  3. Entry Period.  The Promotion begins on March 11,2019 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on March 22, 2019 , at 11:59 p.m. ET (the “Entry Period”).  Entries received prior to or after the Entry Period will be disqualified.
  4. How to Enter.  To enter, during the Entry Period, visit https://ediblemanhattan.com/giveaway, and provide your email address to receive one (1) entry into the Promotion.  Limit:  one (1) entry per person or email address.  Subsequent entries will be void.  Any entries attempted through the use of agencies or robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed, or similar methods will be void.  Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.  Submitted email addresses will be subscribed to the mailing lists of the following organizations: Edible, Amagansett Sea Salt, Billion Oyster Project, The Urban Assembly New York Harbor School, Brooke Kanani, Gotham Greens, and Real Oyster Cult.
  5. Drawing.  On or about March 23, 2019, Sponsor or its designee will select the name of one (1) potential winner in a random drawing of all entries received.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Potential winner will be notified by email. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) days of the first attempt to contact him/her, Sponsor will select an alternate potential winner in his/her place.
  6. Requirements of Potential Winner.  Except where prohibited, potential winner must complete and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (the “Affidavit/Release”) within seven (7) days of being notified.  If a potential winner fails to sign and return the Affidavit/Release within the required time period, if notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, or if Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that the potential winner is ineligible, an alternate entrant will be selected in his/her place. Winner may be required to provide Social Security number for tax reporting purposes.  Unless prohibited by law, acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for Sponsor to use winner’s name, picture, likeness, address (city and state), and biographical information for advertising and publicity purposes, worldwide, without further compensation.
  7. Prize.  One (1) winner will receive a prize package that includes the prizes listed below. 
    1. Eight-ounce jar of 100% Pure Amagansett Sea Salt, handmade from Atlantic Ocean seawater and solar evaporating outdoors using only the sea, sun, wind, and patience. Entirely pure, natural and made without chemicals, anti-caking agents or additives of any kind, this culinary salt has become the go-to finishing salt of top chefs, restaurants, artisanal food makers and home cooks across the US.
    2. A 2-hour boat ride with Billion Oyster Project’s co-founder and executive director, Pete Malinowski, in New York Harbor. The boat will depart from the Brooklyn Navy Yard and pass oyster reefs, the Statue of Liberty, and other areas of interest. The winner may bring up to three guests.
    3. Sterling Silver Billion Oyster Bracelet on adjustable aqua paracord with sterling silver end caps
    4. A farmer’s bundle of 2 packages of lettuce, a vegan pesto, 2 salad dressings, a tote bag and a pin pack.
    5.  Real Oyster Cult Gift Bundle
  8.  Approximate retail value of prize package:  $[1,775.95]. The boat ride must be scheduled no later than May 31, 2019, for a time mutually agreeable to both the winner and Billion Oyster Project, and the ride must take place in June or July of 2019.  All federal, state, and local taxes and all other expenses not specifically mentioned herein are the responsibility solely of winner.  Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable. No cash or other substitution permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component of comparable or greater value at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
  9. General Conditions.  In the event that the operation, security or administration of the Promotion is impaired in any way for any reason, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, suspend, modify, and/or cancel the Promotion.  Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in a disruptive manner.  Any attempt by any person to undermine the operation of the Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.  Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. In the event of a dispute as to any online entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant.  The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. In the event that an entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or destroyed, entrant’s sole remedy shall be another entry into the Promotion.  If any provision of these Official Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.
  10. Release and Limitation of Liability.  By participating in the Promotion, you agree to release and hold harmless Edible, Amagansett Sea Salt, Billion Oyster Project, The Urban Assembly New York Harbor School, Brooke Kanani, Gotham Greens, and Real Oyster Cult and each of their respective related companies or organizations, as well as each such company’s or organization’s respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Promotion or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) claims arising from any breach or alleged breach by you of these Official Rules; (b) claims arising from unauthorized human intervention in the Promotion; (c) claims arising from technical or printing errors; (d) claims arising from lost, late, postage-due, misdirected, or undeliverable mail or email; (e) claims arising from errors in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; (f) claims arising from injury, death, or damage to persons or property; or (g) claims based on defamation, infringement of intellectual property rights, or on the rights of publicity or privacy.  You further agree that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the actual out-of-pocket costs associated with participating in the Promotion, and in no event shall the Released Parties be liable for attorneys’ fees. YOU WAIVE ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO ALL ENTRANTS.
  11. Disputes.  To the extent permitted by applicable law, by entering the Promotion, you agree that any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of the Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate federal or state court located in New York, New York.  All issues and questions concerning these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or Sponsor’s rights and obligations shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.