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Cointreau x Poolside "Let's Margarita" Tote Sweepstakes

Seize the last weeks of summer with a chance win a Cointreau x Poolside "Let's Margarita" tote for you and a friend.

3 lucky winners will win a pair of "Let's Margarita" totes, complete with custom Cointreau lime squeezers to help make The Original Margarita.

HOW TO ENTER?

Check out our Instagram (@cointreau_us) to find the contest photo. To enter:

1) Follow @cointreau_us on Instagram.

2) Like the photo.

3) Tag a friend in the comments who you want to shake up Margaritas with.

Terms & Conditions

VOID OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES AND WHEREVER PROHIBITED. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT 21 YEARS OR OLDER. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT A LEGAL RESIDENT OF AND CURRENTLY RESIDING IN THE 48 CONTIGUOUS UNITED STATES OR IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. THIS SWEEPSTAKES WILL BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED IN ACCORDANCE WITH UNITED STATES LAW.

 

 

OFFICIAL RULES FOR

THE COINTREAU® “LET’S MARGARITA” TOTE SWEEPSTAKES

SPONSORED BY RÉMY COINTREAU USA, INC.

 

Sweepstakes Period:

The Sweepstakes officially begins on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 2:00PM Eastern Standard Time (EST), and ends exactly at 11:59 PM EST on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

Sponsor:

The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Rémy Cointreau USA, Inc., with an address at 1290 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10104, (the “Sponsor”).

Eligibility:

NO PURCHASE (OF ALCOHOL OR ANY OTHER PRODUCT) NECESSARY TO ENTER. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE RESTRICTED OR PROHIBITED BY LAW. THIS PROMOTION IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH INSTAGRAM. MULTIPLE ENTRY DEADLINES APPLY.

This Sweepstakes is open to any registered member of www.instagram.com, United States residents, who are 21 years of age or older, as of date of entry. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or other media properties. You are providing your information to the Sponsor. Any persons involved in the creation, development, or implementation of this Sweepstakes; and any other persons or entities directly associated with the Sponsor and any members of their immediate families or households are ineligible for prizing. Entries for the Sweepstakes must be received prior to the expiration of the Sweepstakes Period. This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. By submitting an entry, entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations that govern the Sweepstakes.

Employees of the Sponsor and members of their families or households are not eligible for prizing under any circumstances, as well as Sponsor’s respective affiliates, printers, advertising and promotion agencies, alcohol beverage suppliers, importers, wholesalers, distributors or retailers.

HOW TO ENTER

To enter the Sweepstakes, you must be a registered member of Instagram. If you are not a registered member of Instagram, please visit www.instagram.com to register for a free account. (A compatible mobile device is required to use the Instagram platform.)

 

You may enter the Sweepstakes by performing the following steps:

  1. Follow @cointreau_us on Instagram.
  2. Like the Sweepstakes photo.
  3. Tag one friend in the comments section of the photo who you want to shake up Margaritas with.

 

All Submissions must be received by11:59 PM ET on Wednesday, August 28, 2019.  There is no limit to the number of submissions, however each submission must be a separate comment with one tagged friend only. The person submitting the Entry must be the authorized account holder of the Instagram account associated with the Entry and the original content creator.

 

Sponsor is not responsible for technical difficulties, telephone or cell phone service disruptions or other equipment or service issues which might affect a person's ability to post a Submission on Instagram and qualify or the ability of the Sponsor to notify the winners. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for lost, late, damaged, misdirected, illegible, incomplete, incorrect, inaccessible Submissions or other Sweepstakes materials, all of which are void. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

Agreement to Official Rules:

By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and/or Administrators, which are final and legally binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Such decisions include, but are not limited to, whether an Entrant’s Submission is in compliance with these Official Rules and is eligible for the Sweepstakes. By participating and/or accepting a prize, entrants, winners, and guests acknowledge and agree that this Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, or Twitter and agree to release and hold harmless Facebook, and Twitter, Sponsor, Sponsor’s advertising and promotional agencies, and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors (“Released Parties”) from any and all liability for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost, or expense whatsoever, including, without limitation, property damage, personal injury, and/or death that may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in the Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance, and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity, including, but not limited to, any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy, and merchandise delivery. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions, substitutions, or omissions whatsoever by any transportation companies or any other persons providing any services to winner, including any results thereof, such as changes in services or location necessitated by same. Sponsor is not responsible if any part of a Sweepstakes prize cannot be awarded due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, or acts of terrorism. Sponsor shall not be liable for any loss or damage to personal belongings. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules or who attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified.

Promotion Terms of Submission:

As conditions of entry into this Sweepstakes and by uploading a Submission, each Entrant represents and warrants that their entire Submission: (a) is wholly original; (b) has been created solely by the Entrant listed upon Submission; (c) has been legally obtained and/or created; (d) does not infringe the intellectual property, privacy or publicity rights or any other legal or moral rights of any third party or violate applicable laws, regulations or network standards; (e) they have not granted or transferred any rights in or to the Submission to any third party prior to the date of Submission; and (f) Entrant has not done anything which has impaired and will not do anything to impair the rights granted to Sponsor in any way.

Entering a Submission in the Sweepstakes grants Sponsor and its designees the right to use, publish, adapt, edit and/or modify the Submission in any way, in whole or in part, and to use such Submission, and any ideas or concepts contained therein, in commerce and in any and all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, without limitation or compensation to the entrant and without right of notice, review or approval of any such use of the Submission.

 

Prizes:

Three winners will be selected to win two (2) Cointreau x Poolside “Let’s Margarita” tote bags, one for the entrant and one for the tagged friend.

The Sponsor is not responsible if all or any portion of the Prize is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, in which event that portion of the Prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided, except in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Sponsor is not responsible or liable in any manner if the Winner is unable to accept or use all or any portion of the Prize due to failure to qualify or comply with these Official Rules or any law, regulation or other rules that apply to acceptance, receipt or use of the Prize. The Prize is not transferable.

Prizing is to be solely provided by Sponsor to the 3 winners. If the user does not respond to request for mailing information or any other contact initiated by Sweepstakes Administrator or Sponsor within seven (7) days of selection, prize will be forfeited and/or offered to runner up. Winners will be contacted by Administrator and/or Sponsor about prizing, if offered, within seven (7) days of Sweepstakes end.

Taxes:

All local, state and federal taxes incurred by accepting a prize will be the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Any person winning over $600 in prizes during any one (1) year period will receive an IRS Form 1099 at the end of the calendar year, and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.

Use of Email Addresses:

By participating in this Sweepstakes, an Entrant agrees to opt-in to receive e-mail communications from the Sponsor.

 

Selection of Winner:

Winners will be selected at random. _________.

Potential winners will be notified within seven (7) days of selection, through direct message and/or comment on Instagram. IT IS THE POTENTIAL WINNER’S SOLE RESPONSIBILITY TO ASSURE THAT HIS/HER INSTAGRAM PRIVACY SETTINGS ARE CONFIRMED SO AS TO RECEIVE NOTIFICATIONS FROM RÉMY COINTREAU USA, INC. The potential prize winners will be required to respond within seven (7) days and return completed affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and a publicity release (where lawful), accompanied by valid government-issued photo identification (e.g., driver’s license), or prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner (in Sponsor’s sole discretion). Prize will only be delivered to addresses within the continental United States.

Release:

Unless prohibited by law, as a condition of entry, you grant consent to Sponsor, and its agents to use your name, likeness, photograph, voice, biographical information and/or your Entry for publicity or advertising in any media or manner, without further payment, consideration, notice or approval and without geographic or time limitation. All potential winners of prizes with a value of $600 or more will be required to sign and return, where legal, an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release. All potential winners of prizes with a value of less than $600 will be required to sign and return, where legal, a Declaration of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release. All documents must be returned by potential winners within one (1) day of notification that he/she is a potential winner. No potential winner will be an official winner until his/her Affidavit or Declaration of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release has been returned and eligibility has been formally verified by Sponsor. If any potential winner fails to comply with these Official Rules and/or to submit the required documentation within the designated time period, he/she will be automatically dis-qualified, and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner.

Terms + Conditions:

If a prize or prize notification is returned to Sponsor as undeliverable, or if an entrant is found to be ineligible or declines acceptance of a prize for any reason, such potential winner forfeits all rights to the prize, and an alternate winner may be selected (in Sponsor’s sole discretion).

Income and other taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of each winner. Winner also accepts sole responsibility for any miscellaneous costs relating to acceptance of prize. Except at the sole discretion of Sponsor, prizes are non-transferable and cannot be substituted. Prizes have no cash value if not used.

Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or those of any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.

Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Sweepstakes at any time without notice or further obligation.

Disputes:

In the event of a dispute as to any winner, the person who owns the e-mail address associated with the winning Instagram account will be deemed the winning entrant. Potential winners may be required to show proof of identification.

Governing Law:

All disputes and questions regarding the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or concerning the rights and obligations of any participant and/or the Sponsor, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than New York. The invalidity or un-enforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. If any provision of these Official Rules is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these Official Rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained there.

By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant is agreeing to comply with and abide by all Terms and Conditions and Sweepstakes rules, as stipulated above. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrants or winners, at any point during or after Sweepstakes term, if they are not in compliance with the above Terms and Conditions and Sweepstakes rules.

 

Winners’ List:

For the names of the Sweepstakes winners or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Remy Cointreau USA, Inc., 1290 Ave of the Americas, New York, NY 10104.

THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS SPONSORED BY RÉMY COINTREAU USA, INC.

THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, OR ADMINISTERED BY INSTAGRAM.

VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.