The “Dole Unite For A Healthy Galaxy Sweepstakes” Official Rules
- NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PRODUCT PURCHASE DOES NOT ENHANCE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The “Dole Unite For A Healthy Galaxy” Sweepstakes (the “Promotion” or “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia, as well as legal residents of Canada, who are at least 18 years of age (or legal age of majority in jurisdiction of residence, whichever is older), as of date of entry/sign-up. (Persons under 18 years of age [or legal age of majority in jurisdiction of residence, whichever is older] should NOT attempt to enter the Sweepstakes as they are NOT eligible.) Void in Puerto Rico and all U.S. territories and possessions. Employees, officers and directors of Dole Food Company, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (“Disney”), Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC, and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, prize suppliers, and the immediate family members (parents, children, siblings, spouses) and those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to participate or win any prize in this Promotion. All federal, state, provincial, municipal and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law. Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC and their respective affiliates are not sponsors of the Sweepstakes.
The Promotion begins on/about 12:00 p.m. (noon) Pacific Time (PT) October 8, 2017 and ends on 11:59 p.m. PT February 16, 2018 (“Promotion Period”). The Promotion Period is divided into one (1) grand prize entry period (“Grand Prize Entry Period”) and eighteen (18) weekly entry periods (each a “Weekly Entry Period”) as described in more detail in the chart below:
|Grand Prize Entry Period||Start Date Time (at 12:00 p.m. PT)||End Date Time (at 11:59 p.m. PT)||Grand Prize Drawing Date (at 12:00 p.m. PT)|
|1||October 8, 2017||February 16, 2018||February 20, 2018|
|Weekly Entry Period||Start Date Time (at 12:00 p.m. PT)||End Date Time (each at 11:59 p.m. PT)||Weekly Drawing Date (each at 12:00 p.m. PT)|
|1||October 8, 2017||October 12, 2017||October 13, 2017|
|2||October 8, 2017||October 19, 2017||October 20, 2017|
|3||October 8, 2017||October 26, 2017||October 27, 2017|
|4||October 8, 2017||November 2, 2017||November 3, 2017|
|5||October 8, 2017||November 9, 2017||November 10, 2017|
|6||October 8, 2017||November 16, 2017||November 17, 2017|
|7||October 8, 2017||November 23, 2017||November 27 2017|
|8||October 8, 2017||November 30, 2017||December 1, 2017|
|9||October 8, 2017||December 7, 2017||December 8, 2017|
|10||October 8, 2017||December 14, 2017||December 15, 2017|
|11||October 8, 2017||December 21, 2017||December 22, 2017|
|12||October 8, 2017||December 28, 2017||December 29, 2017|
|13||October 8, 2017||January 4, 2018||January 5, 2018|
|14||October 8, 2017||January 11, 2018||January 12, 2018|
|15||October 8, 2017||January 18, 2018||January 19, 2018|
|16||October 8, 2017||January 25, 2018||January 26, 2018|
|17||October 8, 2017||February 1, 2018||February 2, 2018|
|18||October 8, 2017||February 8, 2018||February 9, 2018|
One (1) Grand Prize: One (1) set of four (4) Slideshow Sixth Scale Star Wars Figures (Rey, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren and BB-8). Total ARV: $1,000 [USD]. (The ARV does not represent re-sale value of Figures.)
Eighteen (18) Weekly Prizes: each weekly prize winner to receive one (1) voice-activated, remote-control Spin Master BB-8. Total ARV of each weekly prize, $200 [USD]. Total ARV of all weekly prizes being awarded is $3,600 [USD].
Total ARV of all prizes. $4,600 [USD].
- FIVE (5) WAYS TO ENTER
a. Take the Interactive Quiz: During the Promotion Period, go to www.dole.com/disney and follow the instructions to enter the Promotion by answering six multiple-choice interactive quiz questions and completing the submission form (first and last name, email address, age and check/uncheck opt-in boxes to receive results (character and a recipe); other optional information may be entered but is not required for entry). While the interactive quiz questions must be answered, they need not be answered correctly in order to enter the Promotion.
- Download the App: During the Promotion Period, go to www.dole.com/disney and follow the instructions to download the free Dole® Unite For A Healthy Galaxy App by completing the App submission form (first and last name, email address, age and check/uncheck opt-in boxes to download app). App is available for compatible Apple® and Android™ devices*. Limit one (1) entry for downloading either App.
*Used for reference purposes only. No endorsement, authorization, sponsorship or affiliation is intended or implied by such use.
- Share Star Wars Art on Social Media: Star Wars art will be provided to entrants after 1. completing the quiz and/or 2. scanning the designated code on the packaging of participating, specially-marked Dole® products using the App. Sharing a piece of Star Wars art on Twitter or the official Dole Foods Facebook page (www.facebook.com/Dole) along with the hashtags #UniteWithDole and #sweepstakes will result in receipt of one (1) entry. If you like, you may include a comment when sharing the Star Wars art on social media, but doing so is optional and will NOT enhance your chances of winning. If you wish to include a comment, you may be asked to approve Sponsor’s reposting of same in order to do so. In all cases, sharing of Star Wars art on social media must be effected in accordance with the applicable social media platform’s user terms and community guidelines.
- Share Original Content on Social Media: During the Promotion Period, sharing original content (a comment, photo or video) on Twitter or the official Dole Foods Facebook page (www.facebook.com/Dole) along with the hashtags #UniteWithDole and #sweepstakes will result in receipt of one (1) entry. In conjunction with sharing original content, you may be asked to approve of Sponsor’s reposting of same. Sharing of original content on social media must be effected in accordance with the applicable social media platform’s user terms and community guidelines.
If Star Wars art or original content is shared on Facebook other than on the official Dole Foods Facebook page, such sharing will not result in entry.
If Star Wars art or original content is shared on Twitter or the official Dole Foods Facebook page (www.facebook.com/Dole) without the hashtags #UniteWithDole and #sweepstakes, such sharing will not result in entry.
Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC grant eligible persons the limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable right to use the Star Wars art (including any trademarks, copyrights or other intellectual property rights contained therein) solely for purposes of entering the Sweepstakes in accordance with these Official Rules and contingent upon the maintenance of all trademark, copyright or other proprietary notices in their original form on the Star Wars art. The grant of such rights is not intended to transfer or assign Disney’s and/or Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC’s rights of the Star Wars art to eligible persons; and such right will automatically expire on the earlier of 11:59 p.m. PT February 16, 2018 or the last entry being submitted by an entrant utilizing this entry method. Any use of the Star Wars art after the expiration of such rights constitutes an actionable violation of the rights of Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC and, to the extent applicable, of Dole.
Standard message and data rates may apply when downloading and using the app, including scanning the designated code on participating Dole products or sharing Star Wars art or original content on social media. You are advised to check your wireless carrier’s pricing plan before downloading and using the app.
Should you share original content on social media or choose to include a comment when sharing Star Wars art on social media, the following restrictions apply (and violation of these restrictions will result in voiding of your entry and, if determined by Sponsor to be repeated or egregious, disqualification of entrant from the Promotion altogether)-
- Comment/Content must not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement;
- The Comment/Content must not disparage Sponsor, Disney, Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC, their respective products/services (including, in the case of Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC, the film Star Wars: The Last Jedi or any other film, character or other element of the Star Wars film series/franchise), Administrator (as defined below) or any other person or party affiliated with the Promotion;
- The Comment/Content must not contain brand names or trademarks without permission, to the extent permission is necessary;
- The Comment/Content must not include content not created by entrant, without permission, to the extent permission is necessary;
- The Comment/Content must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous;
- The Comment/Content must not contain any personal identification, personal names, email addresses or street addresses;
- The Comment/Content must not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, marital or familial status, handicap/disability, sexual orientation, age or any other prohibited basis contained in applicable federal, provincial, state, municipal, or local fair lending or other laws;
- The Comment/Content must not contain material that is unlawful;
- The Comment/Content must not promote any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any political agenda or religious or other cause; and
- The Comment/Content must not promote messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor, Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC wish to associate.
Grant of Rights in Comment/Content:
Entrant grants to Sponsor and its designees (including Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC) the non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, transferable, sublicensable right and license to use, perform, exhibit, reproduce and/or otherwise exploit his/her Comment/Content in any manner and in any and all distribution channels, venues or media now known or hereafter devised, without further notice or any compensation to entrant. Entrant waives any “Moral Right of Authors” (Droit Moral) in the Comment/Content. Entrant further agrees, upon Sponsor’s request and without compensation, to produce and/or sign any and all necessary and appropriate documents so as to effect, perfect or record such license rights; such documents may include but are not limited to completion of grant of rights whereby Sponsor and its designees may re-post an Entrant’s Comment/Content without compensation or further notice of any kind to Entrant. Entrant further expressly acknowledges that Sponsor and its designees do not owe him/her a duty of confidence (or fiduciary duty or the like) with regard to his/her Comment/Content and that Sponsor and its designees have wide access to ideas, stories, designs and other literary/artistic materials submitted to them from outside sources or being developed by their own employees and that such ideas/stories/designs/literary/artistic materials may be competitive with, similar to (or even identical to) a person’s Comment/Content and that Sponsor and its designees shall have no liability to entrant or any third party in conjunction therewith.
THE COMMENT OR CONTENT ELEMENT OF YOUR ENTRY MAY APPEAR ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE AND/OR ON SOCIAL MEDIA PAGES AND/OR ELSEWHERE; BUT, SUCH RE-POSTING MERELY INDICATES THAT YOUR ENTRY HAS BEEN RECEIVED BY SPONSOR AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE ANY REPRESENTATION OF PROMOTION ELIGIBILITY OR SELECTION AS A PRIZE WINNER. IN ADDITION, SHOULD A COMMENT/CONTENT BE RE-POSTED, THE COMMENT/CONTENT DOES NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF SPONSOR, DISNEY OR LUCASFILM LTD. LLC AND SPONSOR, DISNEY AND LUCASFILM LTD. LLC EACH EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY IN CONJUNCTION WITH SUCH RE-POSTED COMMENT/CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DUTY TO MONITOR, SCREEN OR MODERATE MATERIAL PRIOR TO THE RE-POSTING OF SAME.
After completing any of the five (5) forms of entry, you will receive one (1) entry into the Promotion. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. PT February 16, 2018, subject to the entry deadlines for Weekly Entry Periods. Receipt of entry may be acknowledged (including but not limited to via comment on social media in response to posted Star Wars art or content), but such acknowledgment does not constitute any representation as to eligibility or selection as a potential winner, nor is it otherwise binding upon Sponsor.
Any other attempted form of online entry is void and will not be accepted. Entrant must be the registered and authorized account holder of the e-mail account through which the entry is made (or where entry involves posting of content, the e-mail account associated with the Twitter or Facebook account used to post such content, as applicable). “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an internet service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. In the event of a dispute as to ownership of an entry, entrant may be required to provide proof of ownership of the e-mail account used to enter the Promotion. Entry may not be made by proxy or automated means such as by script, bot, macro or any other similar software or program.
If entrant violates the entry limit for the “Download the App” entry method (i.e. entrant attempts to download either App more than once), all such additional entries are void. Repeated or egregious violations of the “Download the App” entry limit, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, will result in disqualification from Promotion. Sponsor and Administrator are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete (for entries made by sharing Star Wars art or posting content, this includes omission of the required hashtags), invalid, unintelligible/garbled, corrupted, inaccessible or misdirected entries, which are void and will be disqualified.
Odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Grand Prize Entry Period. Odds of winning a Weekly Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received up and to including the entry deadline for a given Weekly Entry Period.
Participation in the Promotion constitutes permission from entrant for Sponsor and its designees to use entrant’s name (first and last), submission, voice, likeness and/or other indicia of persona without notice or compensation for purposes of advertising and trade, unless prohibited by law. Further, participation includes the right to post Winner’s first name, last initial and city of residence on the www.dole.com/disney website, unless prohibited by law.
- WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZE NOTIFICATION
a. Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing on February 20, 2018 from all eligible entries received during the Grand Prize Entry Period. The decisions of Sponsor and Administrator are final and binding on all matters relating to this Promotion. Potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified via email approximately forty-eight (48) hours following drawing. If the Potential Grand Prize winner does not respond within forty-eight (48) hours after the first notification attempt, such potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected.
Grand Prize winner will be required to sign and return within three (3) business days of notification: (1) a release relieving Sponsor, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, Disney Consumer Products, Inc., Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC and Administrator, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and the directors, officers, agents, attorneys, employees of any of the preceding organizations, other parties in any way involved in the offering or conduct of the Sweepstakes, or Twitter, or Facebook (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any liability, claims, demands and cause of action for personal injury or death, and/or damage, theft, or loss suffered in connection with this Promotion (collectively, the “Promotional Claims”) or the acceptance, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of the Grand Prize or any portion thereof; and where permitted by law, granting Sponsor and its designees the right to use the Grand Prize winner’s name, voice and likeness for advertising, trade and publicity purposes without additional compensation or further notice; (2) an affidavit of (Grand Prize winner’s) eligibility and full compliance with these Official Rules; and (3) other legal documents which the Sponsor may require. Noncompliance with this requirement (failure to timely complete, sign and return the required documents) or inability of Sponsor to contact the potential Grand Prize winner will result in forfeiture of the Grand Prize without compensation of any kind, and an alternate Grand Prize winner will be selected. Any attempt to defraud Sponsor in any way will result in disqualification of entrant; and, such entrant may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
- Weekly Prizes: Eighteen (18) Weekly Prize winners (i.e., one (1) winner per Weekly Entry Period) will be selected via random drawings; such random drawings will take place on the dates set forth in the chart in Rule 1 above. Non-winning eligible entries will be retained for subsequent Weekly Entry Periods, as applicable; each weekly drawing will consist of all eligible entries received up to and including 11:59 p.m. PT on the last day of the applicable Weekly Entry Period. Potential Weekly Prize winners will be notified via email approximately forty-eight (48) hours following drawing. If a Potential Weekly Prize winner does not respond within forty-eight (48) hours after the first notification attempt, such potential Weekly Prize winner may be disqualified and an alternate Weekly Prize winner may be selected. Limit one Weekly Prize per household/individual/email address/family; winners of a Weekly Prize, however, are also eligible to win the Grand Prize.
Grand Prize and Weekly Prize drawings will be conducted by Amusement Park (“Administrator”), an independent judging organization. The drawing will take place at the offices of the Administrator in Santa Ana, California USA or another location determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
The content of an entry (as applicable) will not be taken into account in the winner selection procedure, provided that it is in compliance with the content restrictions set forth in Rule 3 above.
Potential winners who are Canadian residents must correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question within an indicated time limit in order to be eligible to win a prize; failure to correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected as set forth above.
By entering the Promotion in accordance with these Official Rules, entrants hereby agree to release and hold harmless the Released Parties from any Promotional Claims, and to indemnify and hold harmless such Released Parties from any Promotional Claims asserted by any third party.
Winners will be solely responsible for any applicable taxes on the entire value of prize(s) (including, if winner is a Canadian resident, U.S. foreign withholding tax). If Grand Prize winner is a U.S. resident, he/she will receive a 1099 tax form for the approximate retail value of the Grand Prize or of the Grand Prize and the Weekly Prize if applicable. Without limiting the foregoing, all winners (regardless of prize won and country of residence) agree to fully cooperate with Sponsor and Administrator with regard to any required governmental reporting of winner’s receipt of prize.
All prizes must be accepted as awarded. No prize substitution except that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may award a substitute prize/prize element of comparable value if the advertised prize/prize element is determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion to be unavailable for any reason. Prizes cannot be redeemed or exchanged for cash. Prizes are not transferable except with the prior written consent of Sponsor which may be granted or withheld by Sponsor in its sole discretion, without liability of any kind. Prizes will only be delivered to a street address in the 50 United States, the District of Columbia or Canada. All prizes will be awarded provided a sufficient number of entries are received.
Sponsor’s computer will be the official clock for the Promotion. Sponsor, Disney, Administrator, and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective advertising, promotion or production agencies, are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telecommunications malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the sender, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Promotion which may limit the ability to participate (including but not limited to defects/errors/malfunctions), or by any error which may occur in the entry process or the Promotion. Without limiting the foregoing, Sponsor, Disney, Administrator, and their respective parent and subsidiary companies are not responsible for electronic communications/emails not received due to email filtering, virus protection or other protective devices/apparatus or any other cause, any malfunction or defect affecting the downloading or use of the app, or for Star Wars art or content shared on social media platforms which cannot be accessed by Sponsor/Administrator due to filtering by or other operation of the functionality of the operators of the applicable social media platforms.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR THE APP, OR TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW (AND TO DISQUALIFY SUCH INDIVIDUAL FROM THE PROMOTION IF APPLICABLE). If for any reason (including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of Sponsor, which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion and renders the Promotion incapable of being conducted as described in these Official Rules), Sponsor shall (subject to any required governmental approval) have the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion in whole or in part. In such event, Sponsor shall make the prizes available in a manner, determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, to be fair, appropriate and consistent with the spirit of these Official Rules. Notice of such action by Sponsor will be posted at the Dole.com website and via the app.
- GENERAL RULES
By entering the Promotion, entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and all decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, which are final and binding in all respects; and to release Released Parties from any and all liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind (including, without limitation, related to personal injury, death, damage to property, infringement of proprietary rights, rights of publicity or privacy or defamation) and attorneys’ fees, whether or not in connection with litigation, including, but not limited to, any harm or loss caused by, contributed to, arising out of or related to entrant’s participation in this Promotion or the acceptance, possession, receipt, use/misuse of any prize (if applicable). Sponsor makes no representation, warranty or guarantee as to any prize, including but not limited to its fitness for the intended purpose or merchantability.
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any tampering, hacking, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to, malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines, or network, computer, or Internet hardware, or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; (5) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information, or the failure to capture, or loss of any information; (6) misdirected or undeliverable entries, typographical/other error in entries, selection announcement or for any liability for damage to any computer system and/or mobile device resulting from participation in, accessing or downloading information or materials in connection with this Promotion; or (7) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion, or receipt or use of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Promotion (if feasible; and, if not feasible, the Released Parties shall not have any liability of any kind in conjunction with such deleted/lost/destroyed/corrupted entry.) No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.
Should there be any inconsistency between the English and French language versions of these Official Rules, the English language version shall prevail, govern and control in all respects.
For Quebec Residents. Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Reggie des alcools des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Regie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.
The Promotion is governed by the laws of the State of California, USA (excluding its principles of conflicts of laws/choice of laws), with venue in Los Angeles County, State of California, USA and all claims must be resolved individually (NOT AS PART OF A CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE GROUP) in the appropriate U.S. state and federal courts of Los Angeles County, State of California, USA. By participating, you agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts and to waive any right to change of venue, inconvenient forum or the like. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute the waiver of such provision. Should any provision of these Official Rules be determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the invalid/illegal/unenforceable provision shall be replaced with a provision that most closely approximates the original intent of the provision and is valid, legal and enforceable; in addition, the invalidity/illegality/unenforceability of a given provision shall not affect the validity/legality/enforceability of the balance of these Official Rules.
- RULES/WINNERS LIST REQUESTS
Official Rules (available during Promotion Period) and Winners List (available after March 16, 2018) will be available on the Dole website, www.Dole.com/disney.
Sponsor: Dole Food Company, Inc., One Dole Drive, Westlake Village, CA 91362 USA
Administrator: Amusement Park, 217 N. Main Street, Santa Ana, CA 92701 USA ______________________________
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