NATIONAL MANGO BOARD MANGOS AROUND THE WORLD SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where restricted or prohibited by law.
The National Mango Board Mangos Around the World Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to individuals 18 years of age or older as of date of entry and who are legal residents of any of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Employees of National Mango Board (“Sponsor”), The Promotion Pipeline, Inc. and Fleishman-Hillard International Communications (each an “Agency” and together the “Agencies”), and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, dealers, distributors, retailers, advertising agencies, production agencies, electronic media firms, and their immediate family members and those living in the same household are not eligible to win.
2. HOW TO ENTER:
Sweepstakes begins at 10:00:01 AM (ET) on January 6, 2016 and ends at 11:59:59 PM (ET) on December 29 2016 (“Promotion Period”). The Promotion Period consists of fifty-two (52) separate weekly sweepstakes entry periods each beginning at 10:00:01 AM ET on Wednesday, starting January 6, 2016, and ending the following Thursday at 11:59:59 PM ET (“Weekly Entry Period”). During each Weekly Entry Period a photo of a mango in a different location around the world will be posted on http://www.facebook.com/mangoboard
. To enter visit http://www.facebook.com/mangoboard
and comment on the promotional Facebook post on where in the world you think the mango is located to be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes. Make sure your settings are public or your photo may not be entered.
Entrants agree to be bound by and acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including eligibility requirements. Limit one entry per person per Weekly Entry Period. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the entrant, the entry will be considered made by the authorized account owner of the Facebook account at the time the entry was submitted. “Authorized account owner” of an e-mail address is the natural person in whose name the e-mail address has been issued. A selected winner may be asked to provide Sponsor with proof that the selected winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry. If a dispute cannot be resolved, the entry will be deemed ineligible. Use of automated devices not valid for entry. Entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor may at its sole discretion disqualify anyone who violates these Official Rules or undermines the integrity of the Sweepstakes by disabling cookies, using any form of automatic entering, or any other form of manipulation
Fifty- two (52) Weekly Prizes: $25 VISA®
Gift Card (terms and conditions apply). Total Retail Value of all Prizes: $1,300.00. No substitutions for prizes except by Sponsor or as may be necessary due to unavailability, in which case prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Prize is not transferable or redeemable for cash. All taxes and other expenses not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. Sponsor responsible only for prize delivery; not responsible for prize utility, quality or otherwise. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited) to use winners name, hometown and likeness for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation.
4. RANDOM DRAWING:
Winners will be selected in a random drawing approximately two days following the conclusion of each Weekly Entry Period from all eligible entries received. Each winner will be notified via the Facebook account through which the winner entered the Sweepstakes. Winners will have three (3) days to respond via the e-mail address provided with their name, mailing address, email address, telephone number and birth date to confirm that they are 18 years of age or older. Failure to respond within the designated timeframe will result in the selection of an alternate winner. The drawing will be conducted by an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Limit of one winner per household for the duration of the Promotion Period. Any prize returned as undeliverable will be awarded to an alternate winner.
Odds of winning prize depend upon the number of eligible entries received. All prizes claimed will be awarded. No more than the advertised number of prizes will be awarded
6. GENERAL RULES:
By accepting a prize, each winner agrees that the Sponsor and those acting under the Sponsor's authority may use each winner's name, pictures/portraits likeness and/or voice, for advertising and promotional purposes worldwide in perpetuity without further consideration, unless prohibited by law. Prizes are non-transferable and no substitutions or cash redemptions will be made. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event of unavailability. Any and all taxes are each winner’s sole responsibility. Each entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned. By submitting an entry in the Sweepstakes, you acknowledge and agree that Sponsor shall be permitted to use your entry data for marketing purposes consistent with its privacy policies (available at http://mango.org/en/Privacy-Policy
) and applicable law. BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES OR ACCEPTING ANY PRIZE, ENTRANTS AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, AGENCIES, FACEBOOK AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FOR ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS OR ACTIONS OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND TO PERSONS, INCLUDING DEATH, AND PROPERTY, DUE IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, THAT MAY ARISE IN ANY WAY, FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF A PRIZE OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES OR PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, incomplete, illegible, inaccurate, undelivered, delayed, or misdirected entries. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any errors in these Official Rules or otherwise in any materials available at http://www.facebook.com/mangoboard
. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify or terminate this sweepstakes in the event of any act, occurrence, or reason that it believes would corrupt the integrity, administration, or fairness of the sweepstakes. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure, human error or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and award prizes from among all eligible entries received prior to cancellation or termination. Sponsor, and Agencies are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, illegible, postage-due or damaged entries or Internet technical, hardware, software, telephone or transmission failures of any kind, which limit a person’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes. Sponsor and Agencies 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. The Sponsor and Agencies are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site, any combination thereof, or otherwise, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS 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. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any class action. This Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Florida regardless of conflicts of laws principles. Any action or litigation concerning this Sweepstakes shall take place exclusively in the federal or state courts sitting in Orange County, FL, and each winner expressly consents to the jurisdiction of and venue in such courts and waives all defenses of lack of jurisdiction and inconvenient forum with respect to such courts. Each winner agrees to service of process by mail or other method acceptable under the laws of the State of Florida. ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS, AND/OR AWARDS OF ANY ENTRANT SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING INTO THIS SWEEPSTAKES. EACH ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY'S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ENTRANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE.
For a list of winners (available after January 1, 2017) send a self addressed, stamped envelope to: National Mango Board Mangos Around the World Sweepstakes c/o The Promotion Pipeline, PO Box 162, Huntington Station, NY 11746. For a copy of the Official Rules, visit http://www.facebook.com/mangoboard
. VT residents may omit return postage.
8. SPONSOR: National Mango Board,
3101 Maguire Boulevard, Suite 111, Orlando, FL 32803.
The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to National Mango Board and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used in the event you are selected as a Sweepstakes winner or if you have indicated that you would like to receive additional information from Sponsor.