Blended Burger Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
DESCRIPTION: The “Blended Burger Sweepstakes” (the "Sweepstakes") begins on Friday, September 15, 2017 and ends at 11:59:59 pm Pacific Time (“PT”) on Sunday, October 15, 2017 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Chef’d (“Sponsor”), 291 Coral Circle, El Segundo CA 90245.
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open only to permanent, legal U.S. residents physically residing in the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States or the District of Columbia who are at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of entry (each, an “Entrant” and collectively, “Entrants”). Entrant must be the rightful owner (or have authorized use) of the email address identified on the entry form. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an Entrant, the Entrant will be deemed the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the entry, as long as such individual is otherwise eligible and in compliance with these Official Rules. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person in whose name the email account was opened. In the event a dispute regarding the identity of an Entrant cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected entry may be deemed ineligible and an alternate potential winner will be selected. Officers, directors, and employees of Sweepstakes Entities and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, divisions, subsidiaries, agents, representatives and promotion and advertising agencies are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Immediate family and household members of such individuals are also not eligible to enter or win. For purposes of the Sweepstakes, "Household Members" shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year and "Immediate Family Members" shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, domestic partners or spouses, regardless of where they reside. Void in Alaska, Hawaii and where prohibited or restricted by law.
1.) Email Registration: During the Sweepstakes Period, eligible Entrants may visit the Sweepstakes page located at www.chefd.com/blendedburgersweepstakes (the "Email Entry Form Page"). The Entrant must follow the on-screen instructions to provide his or her email address to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. By providing an email address, the Entrant is affirmatively opting-in to receive future email communication from the Sponsor and Prize Provider.
Limit one (1) entry per person per week, regardless of method of entry. If entries exceed the entry limitations, the Entrant may be disqualified, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified. Entrants must accurately provide all of the requested information to be eligible to win. Incomplete, unreadable, or unintelligible entries will be disqualified. All information provided by Entrants becomes the property of Sponsor. ELIGIBLE ENTRANTS MUST SUBMIT THE REQUESTED ENTRY INFORMATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES. NO OTHER METHOD OF SUBMISSION WILL BE ACCEPTED. Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes Entrant's understanding of, full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entrant that Sponsor determines to be in violation of any term contained in these Official Rules. Sponsor’s decision not to enforce a specific provision of these Official Rules does not constitute a waiver of that provision or of the Official Rules generally.
GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize is available. Grand Prize consists of one (1) Trip to the James Beard Foundation Blended Burger Event (the “Trip”). The Trip will consist of the following: (a) a travel stipend of $1500 for travel (b) two tickets to the Blended Burger Event at the James Beard House in NYC (c) One gift code valued for $80 to purchase the Blended Burger or James Beard Foundation Meal Kits. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of Grand Prize: $2000.
OFFER PRIZES (30): There are thirty (30) Offer Prizes available at the end of the Sweepstakes. Each Offer Prize consists of a gift code for purchasing a Blended Burger Meal Kit or James Beard Foundation Meal Kit. Each Offer Prize has an approximate retail value of $80. Total cumulative Offer Prize ARV: $2,400. Offer Prizes will be fulfilled directly to the address provided by the Entrant when the Offer Prize is claimed.
Grand Prize Information:
Participants will be solely responsible to book their own travel and airfare with the stipend provided. Any costs of travel exceeding the allowance provided herein shall be the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. For the avoidance of doubt, the Grand Prize Winner shall be solely responsible for all costs, expenses, and incidentals associated with prize acceptance and use, including, but not limited to, additional ground transportation, additional meals and activities, beverages, gratuities, phone calls, insurance, taxes, and any other expenses not specifically mentioned as being included. Sweepstakes Entities are not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES, AND ANY OTHER COSTS AND EXPENSES, ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER. Winner cannot assign or transfer the prize to another person. No cash alternatives or prize substitution is allowed except at the discretion of Sweepstakes Entities. If a prize cannot be awarded due to circumstances beyond the control of the Sweepstakes Entities, a substitute prize of equal or greater retail value may be awarded. Other restrictions may apply. Any depictions of prizes are for illustrative purposes only. For tax reporting purposes, the Grand Prize Winner and Guest are also responsible for obtaining travel insurance (and all other forms of insurance) at their option and hereby acknowledge that the Sweepstakes Entities have not and will not obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance.
Trip Conduct: Grand Prize Winner and Guest shall conduct themselves with due regard to the public conventions and morals. They shall not, while representing the Sweepstakes Entities during the Trip, commit an offense involving moral turpitude under local laws or ordinances. The Grand Prize Winner and Guest shall not commit any act that will tend to degrade the Sweepstakes Entities in society or bring the Sweepstakes Entities into public hatred, public disrepute, contempt, scorn, or ridicule, or that will tend to shock, insult or offend the community or public morals or decency or prejudice the Sweepstakes Entities. In the event the Grand Prize Winner or Guest engage in behavior that (as determined by Sweepstakes Entities in their sole discretion) is obnoxious or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, the Sweepstakes Entities reserve the right to terminate the Trip early and send the Grand Prize Winner and/or Guest home with no further obligation related to the prize.
Sweepstakes Entities maintain no control over the personnel, equipment, or operation of any air, water or surface carrier, transportation company, tour provider, restaurant or venue (“Providing Party”) and Sponsor is merely an independent supplier of the Trip and is not in any way related to each Providing Party. The Sweepstakes Entities shall not be liable for any injury, damage, loss, expense, accident, delay, inconvenience or other irregularity that may be caused or contributed to (a) by wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any of those Providing Parties or any of their agents, servants, employees or independent contractors, (b) by any defect in or failure of any vehicle, equipment, instrumentality, service, product, or accommodation that is owned, operated, furnished, or otherwise used by any of those suppliers, (c) by the wrongful, negligent or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any other person or entity not an employee of the Sweepstakes Entities, or (d) by any cause, condition or event whatsoever beyond the control of the Sweepstakes Entities.
As a condition of entering, Entrants agree (and agree to confirm in writing): (a) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (b) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court costs. Entrants further understand and agree that all rights under Section 1542 of the Civil Code of California ("Section 1542") and any similar law of any state or territory of the United States that may be applicable with respect to the foregoing release are hereby expressly and forever waived. Entrants acknowledge that Section 1542 provides that: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH, IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR.” The releases hereunder are intended to apply to all claims not known or suspected to exist with the intent of waiving the effect of laws requiring the intent to release future unknown claims.