Chuao Chocolatier “Spring Fling” Sweepstakes
April 15, 2016

Enter Chuao Chocolatier “Spring Fling” Sweepstakes!

Chuao Chocolatier “Spring Fling” Sweepstakes







1.      Eligibility: Each Entrant must be a legal resident of the United States or the District of Columbia, and 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees of Chuao Chocolatier, those involved in the production, development, implementation or handling of “Spring Fling” sponsored by Chuao Chocolatier (“Sponsor”), any agents acting for, or on behalf of the above entities, their respective parent and affiliated companies, officers, directors, subsidiaries, affiliates, service providers, prize suppliers, any other person or entity associated with the Sweepstakes (collectively the “Sweepstakes Entities”) and/or members of their immediate families (spouses, children, siblings, parents) and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, whether or not related are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes.

2.  How to Enter: The Sweepstakes begins at 5 p.m. PST on March 30, 2016 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. PST on April 27, 2016 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).  You can find the application on the Spring Fling Sweepstakes tab on the Chuao Chocolatier Fan Page on Facebook. In order to become a fan you must click “like” on the Chuao Chocolatier page. You will need to provide your first and last name, email address, date of birth, and zip code. All entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. PST on April 27, 2016. Any other method of entry is void. Non-compliance with any entry procedure will result in disqualification.

By submitting your entry, you agree that you give the Sponsor permission for the use of your name, image and/or likeness and you grant the Sponsor the right to post your entry on during and after the Sweepstakes. You may be required to submit a release (to be provided by Sponsor) granting Sponsor permission to use your name and/or likeness.  Entries that communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate will be disqualified in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

Mass entries or entries and/or votes generated by a script, macro, or other automated means are not eligible. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account 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, on-line server provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

3. Selection of Winner:  Grand prize winner will be randomly selected and notified via email on or about April 28, 2016. One winner will be selected a week for four weeks beginning the week of March 28, 2016 and ending the week of April 25, 2016. The grand prize winner will be selected the week of April 25, 2016 at the conclusion of the sweepstakes. Winners will be randomly selected. The prizes must be accepted “as is” – no substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted and no cash equivalent will be awarded. Potential winners will be given instructions on how to claim prize. Winners will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release within three (3) days of prize notification or prize will be forfeited. If the entrant whose winning entry is chosen does not reply within allotted time, then the prize will be forfeited. A list of Chocolate Winners will be available by request on or about May 6, 2016.

4.  Prizes (5):

·            (4) Random Weekly Winners – One winner a week for four (4) weeks will receive a $50 Starbucks gift card ($50), Starbucks new summer cold cup ($9.95), 1 Potato Chip chocolate bar ($6), 1 Ravishing Rocky Road chocolate bar ($6) and 1 The Favorites 5pc Mini Chocolate Bar Collection ($6.95) for a total retail value of $78.90 from March 30, 2016 and ending April 27, 2016. Weekly chocolate winners will be selected and notified on April 1, April 8, April 15, and April 22 2016. Prizes must be claimed within 5 days and will be shipped within 5 business days of date claimed.

·            (1) Grand Prize – The Grand Prize will be a $500 Starbucks gift card, 12 bars each of Potato Chip and Ravishing Rocky Road chocolate bars ($144), and 1 The Favorites 5pc Mini Chocolate Bar Collection ($6.95) for a total retail value of $650.95. Winner will be announced on or about April 27, 2016. Prizes must be claimed within 5 days and will be shipped within 5 business days of date claimed.

Prizes are not redeemable for cash.  Prizes are not transferable, and no substitutions are allowed except by Chuao Chocolatier who reserves the right to award a prize of equal or greater value if the advertised prize is unavailable. All federal, state, or other tax liabilities including, without limitation, income taxes, and other expenses or costs (not expressly set forth herein) relating to or arising from the receipt of a prize will be the sole responsibility of the winner. Any prize not claimed within five (5) days of notification will not be awarded.

5.  General Conditions and Disclaimers:  This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram, or Starbucks. Any questions regarding this Sweepstakes shall not be directed to Facebook, Instagram, or Starbucks. This Sweepstakes is subject to these Official Rules and all applicable federal, state, and local laws.  By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error in the Official Rules of the Sweepstakes, or the Sweepstakes itself, and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by all decisions of the Sponsors and judges, whose decisions are binding and final in all respects. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as originally planned, Sponsor, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to cancel, suspend or modify the Sweepstakes or any portion(s) thereof and conduct the judging from among all eligible entries received at the time of termination, if any. Any person attempting to defraud Sponsors or tamper with the Sweepstakes in any way will be prosecuted to the full extent permitted by law and will not be eligible for a prize.

All entries shall be and remain the exclusive property of the Sponsor and entrant agrees that the Sponsor and its designees shall have the perpetual, worldwide right to publish and use the entry in any way and in any media for trade, advertising, promotional and/or other purposes as the Sponsor may determine in its sole discretion without further consideration to entrant or winner.  Entrant hereby agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities against any and all third party claims, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to any breach by the entrant of any provision of these Official Rules, including, without limitation, entrant’s representations and warranties made herein.

Except where prohibited by law, entry and/or winning entrants’ acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for the Sweepstakes’ Entities to use winners’ names, addresses (city and state), photos, likeness, biographical information, and voice for advertising/publicity purposes worldwide and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, including but not limited to online, without further notice to or compensation. By entering Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees to receive promotional, marketing materials and information, including email messages, from Sponsors and other Sweepstakes Entities.

Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged, garbled, or illegible entries; (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes.

6.  Release From Liability of Sweepstakes Entities:  By participating, entrants agree that Sweepstakes Entities shall have no responsibility or liability (including, but not limited to, liability for any property loss, damage, personal injury or death) in connection with this Sweepstakes, including participation; acceptance/possession, use or misuse/defect of prize awarded herein; defects or any other errors or malfunctions, even if caused by the negligence of the Sponsors. Further, entrants agree Sweepstakes Entities shall not be liable for any injury, damage, loss, expense, accident, delay, inconvenience or irregularity that may be caused or contributed to (i) by any wrongful, negligent or unauthorized act or omission on the part of the prize supplier or any of its agents, servants, employees or independent contractors, (ii) by any wrongful, negligent or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any other person or entity not an employee of Sweepstakes Entities, or (iii) by any other cause, condition or event whatsoever beyond the control of Sweepstakes Entities or their parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies.   Entrants further agree to release all rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against the Sweepstakes Entities in relation to this Sweepstakes or the prizes awarded in this Sweepstakes, and hereby acknowledge that said Sweepstakes Entities 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 any prize.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, in the event that the preceding release is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or void for any reason, entrant agrees that, by entering the Sweepstakes (i) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any 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 attorney’s fees; and (iii) 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 damages for actual out-of-pocket expenses.

7.    Prize Winners: Winners will be contacted via email.

8.  Winners Name:  For the name of the winners, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:

Chuao Chocolatier

Attn: Marketing Department

“Spring Fling Sweepstakes”

2350 Camino Vida Roble

Carlsbad, CA 92011
Sponsor:  Chuao Chocolatier, 2350 Camino Vida Roble, Carlsbad, CA 92011

9.  Trademarks:
All trademarks not owned by Chuao Chocolatier that appear with relation to this sweepstakes are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to or sponsored by Chuao Chocolatier. Chuao Chocolatier’s trademarks may not be used in any manner that disparages or discredits Chuao Chocolatier.

Tags:,#giftout, #giftoutco, #giftoutsingapore, #giftoutusa, #giftoutmalaysia, #giftoutworldwide, #giftoutsweepstakes, Giftout Singapore, Giftout Malaysia, Giftout USA, Giftout Sweepstakes, Giftout Worldwide, Free Singapore, Singapore Free, Free Malaysia, Malaysia Free, USA Free, Free USA, Worldwide Free, Free Worldwide, Singapore freebies, Malaysia freebies, USA freebies, Singapore giveaway, Malaysia giveaway, FREE, #FREE, gifts, free gifts, free gift, contests, contest, #sweepstakes, #giftoutkorea, korea free, free korea, Giftout Korea, Giftout Exclusive,, free korea, #Singapore, #Malaysia, #Korea, #USA, #Worldwide, @giftout, @Singapore, @Malaysia, @Korea, @Worldwide, #contests, #Contest, free everyday, free today, #sale, #marketing, #facebook, facebook, #tweets, tweets, #fb, fb, #twitter, twitter, Instagram, #instagram, #google, google, google+, #google+, linkedin, #linkedin, tumblr, #tumblr, youtube, #youtube, social media, Korea giveaway, worldwide giveaway, usa giveaway, malaysia gift, singapore gift, korea gift, usa gift, free gifts, free gift, video, #video, videos, #videos, #giftideas #giftcard, #follow, follow, competition, #competition, prize, #prize, #birthdaygifts, #giveawaysingapore, #giveawaymalaysia, #giveawaykorea, #giveawayusa, #giveawaycontest

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.