Rules & Regulations
The Tamed Wild “Land of the Pharaohs” Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The Tamed Wild “Land of the Pharaohs” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is intended for legal residents of the 50 United States of America (USA), including the District of Columbia, and shall only be construed and evaluated according to U.S. law. Do not enter this Sweepstakes if you are not located in the USA at the time of entry. By participating, Entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Winning the Grand Prize (as described below) is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
SPONSOR: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Tamed Wild, LLC, 8778 Plata Lane, Unit A, Atascadero, CA, 93422.
ELIGIBILITY: Entrants must be a legal United States citizen with a primary residence in one of the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia who has reached the age of majority in their state of residence at the time of entry (“Entrant”). Employees of Sponsor, the Administrator, their immediate families (parent, child, sibling or spouse) and/or household members and any other persons or entities associated with this Sweepstakes are ineligible to enter or win. Void outside of the USA, or where prohibited/restricted by law.
HOW TO ENTER: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 a.m. Pacific Time (“PT”) on May 3, 2019 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. PT on December 31, 2019 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes. Eligible Entrants will be able to enter the Sweepstakes by visiting the Sponsor’s website located at https://shoptamedwild.com/ (the “Website”). Eligible Entrants will receive one entry for each $10 of merchandise that they purchase per order (excluding tax and shipping) in the Tamed Wild online store (an “Online Store Entry”). For example, if an Entrant places an order during the Sweepstakes Period that totals $55 dollars of merchandise, they will receive five (5) entries for that order. Orders placed throughout the Sweepstakes Period will not be combined, but Entrants may place as many orders as they chose. All online entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. PT on December 31, 2019.
NOTE: “ANY FRAUDULENT ACTIVITY IN CONNECTION WITH THIS PROMOTION IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED. IT IS FRAUDULENT TO PURCHASE ITEMS TO OBTAIN ENTRIES WITH THE INTENT TO RETURN THESE ITEMS AFTER THE PROMOTION. IF THE SPONSOR IDENTIFIES OR SUSPECTS THAT YOU ARE ENGAGED IN THIS OR ANY OTHER FRAUDULENT ACTIVITY, YOU WILL BE DISQUALIFIED AND BANNED FROM ANY FURTHER SWEEPSTAKES OR PROMOTIONS OFFERED BY THE SPONSOR.”
3). Mail-in: Eligible Entrants also have the option to obtain Sweepstakes entries via mail by legibly hand-printing, on a 3”x 5” card or paper, their full name, complete mailing address, phone number, and e-mail address, and mailing the card in a #10 envelope, with proper postage affixed, to: Tamed Wild Land of the Pharaohs Sweepstakes, 300 State Street, Suite 402, Rochester, NY 14624. You may submit as many postal entry requests as you wish, but each request must be mailed separately. All entries must be postmarked by December 31, 2019 and received by January 6, 2020.
NOTE: Mail-in entry card and envelope must be hand printed by the Entrant only. In addition, Entrants are not permitted to use any 3rd party organization to assist with the entry process in any way (as determined by the ADMINISTRATOR). Each Envelope must be mailed individually. Any bulk shipments of entries will not be accepted.
All required information must be provided to enter and to be eligible to win. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Released Parties (defined below) are not responsible for: late, incomplete, incorrect, delayed, garbled, undelivered, misdirected, postage-due entries or mail. Photocopied, illegible, or mechanically reproduced entries are not eligible. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. By participating, you consent for Sponsor to obtain, use, and transfer your name, address and other information for the purpose of administering this Sweepstakes and for other purposes as set forth below.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: If for any reason the operation or administration of this Sweepstakes is impaired or incapable of running as planned for any reason, including but not limited to (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, (b) tampering, unauthorized intervention, (c) fraud, (d) technical failures, or (e) 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 Grand Prize (defined below) 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 and best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual deemed to be (a) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Sponsor’s Website; or (b) acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. 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. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a Winner based on an email address, the winning entry will be declared by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, the Administrator, their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, sales representatives, advertising and promotional agencies (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors that may prevent an Entrant from submitting an entry; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Sweepstakes; (c) printing errors; (d) errors in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (e) injury, death, or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt of any prize. Released Parties 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. Released Parties are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor 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 Entrant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, and in no event shall the Released Parties be liable for attorney’s fees. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION: The Grand Prize drawing will be conducted by the Administrator an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes on or about January 10, 2020. Odds of winning a Prize will depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified by the Sponsor and/or the Administrator via phone and/or email address provided by the Entrant.
PRIZE: There will be one (1) Grand Prize awarded at the end of the promotional period.
GRAND PRIZE WINNER, upon the Administrator’s confirmation of eligibility, will receive a prize trip package to Egypt for Grand Prize Winner and one (1) guest. The trip package includes round trip airline tickets from a major airport closest to Grand Prize Winner’s resident to airport closest to Cairo International Airport. Included is five (5) nights hotel accommodations (one room, double occupancy), which consists of four (4) nights at Le Meridein Pyramids Hotel and one (1) night at Le Meridein Cairo Airport Hotel. Also included are the following tours that all include private tour guides: a visit to Sakkara including the new tomb of Wahty; a dinner cruise on the Nile river; a visit to Alexandria to see the Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa" and "Pompeii's' Pillar"; a visit to Bibliotheca Alexandria; and a visit to the Giza Great Pyramids, Sphinx and the Egyptian Museum. All airport, hotel and tour transfers are included as well as two lunch meals (one (1) in Cairo and one (1) in Alexandria). All reservations are subject to availability and some blackout dates may apply. Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of the prize is $5,000. Total prize pool ARV is $5,000.
The Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for any additional expenses not expressly stated in the prize description above including an entry visa fee of $25 per person upon arrival in Cairo, any additional transportation and meals, service charges, tips and gratuity, taxes and any other personal charges, including but not limited to incidental travel costs due to reserving any higher priced package or any fee applied as a result of a change in the reservation, etc. The trip must be taken between February 1 and September 30, 2020. The Grand Prize winner’s guest will be required to sign a Travel Companion and Publicity Release form and Grand Prize winner and guest must travel together on the same itinerary and all tickets must be reserved together. Grand Prize winner and guest are each responsible for securing valid passports and/or any additional required travel documents at their sole expense prior to travel. Actual value of the prize may vary depending on exact itinerary and based on fluctuations in price for any portion(s) of the prize at time of booking. Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value of the prize will not be awarded.
PRIZE CONDTIONS: By accepting a Prize, the Grand Prize Winner agree to release and hold harmless the Released Parties, each of their related companies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, and agents from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of the Prize. The potential Grand Winner must sign and return to the Administrator, within seven (7) days of the date of notice or attempted notice is sent, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability & Publicity Release in order to claim his/her prize. Note: The Affidavit sent will require that the Winner provide their Social Security Number to the Administrator, which will be used solely for tax reporting purposes. The Grand Prize winner will be responsible for all local, state, and federal taxes associated with the receipt of the Prize. The Grand Prize Winner must note that the value of their accepted Prize is taxable as income and an IRS Form 1099 will be filed in the name of the Winner for the value of the Prize and the Winner is solely responsible for all matters relating to the Prize after it is awarded. If a Prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to a potential Winner, if a potential Winner cannot be reached within three (3) business days from the first notification attempt, or if a potential Winner fails to return requisite document(s) within the specified time period, or if a potential Winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, then such person shall be disqualified and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate Winner may be selected.
ENTRANT’S AGREEMENT: By accepting a Prize, where permitted by law, each Winner grants to the Released Parties and those acting pursuant to the authority of Sponsor and the Released Parties (which grant will be confirmed in writing upon Sponsor’s request), the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide IN ALL MEDIA without limitation at any time their 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 RELEASED PARTIES 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 PRIZE.
By participating, Entrants release and agree to hold harmless the Released Parties from any and all liability for any injuries, death or losses or damages to persons or property AS WELL AS CLAIMS/ACTIONS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, AND/OR INVASION OF PRIVACY that may arise from participating in this Sweepstakes or its related activities or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of, or any harm resulting from the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Prize. The Grand Prize Winner also acknowledges that Released 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.
DISPUTES: By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree that 1.) Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; 2.) Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys' fees; and 3.) Under no circumstances will any Entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrants and Sponsor or the Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with United States law the law of California. Any legal proceedings arising out of this Sweepstakes or relating to these Official Rules shall be instituted only in the federal or state courts of serving California and Entrants, and the parties consent to jurisdiction therein with respect to any legal proceedings or disputes of whatever nature arising under or relating to these Official Rules. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
WINNER LIST REQUEST: To request confirmation of the name, city and state of residence of the Grand Prize Winner, please send a self-addressed, stamped business size envelope, by January 10, 2020, to ASC/Tamed Wild Land of the Pharaohs Sweepstakes Winners List Request, 300 State St., Suite 402, Rochester, NY 14614.