Go Your Own Way Promotion Agreement & Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
PROMOTION: Go Your Own Way© (the “Promotion”).
SPONSOR: The Well-Traveled Palate LLC, P.O. Box 99645, Lakewood, WA 98496 (“Sponsor”).
ENTRY PERIOD: The Promotion begins at 8:00 AM PT on September 14, 2021 and ends at 11:59 PM PT on October 3, 2021 (“Entry Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Promotion.
AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: By entering the Promotion, you indicate your full and unconditional agreement to (a) these Official Rules and (b) and all of Sponsor’s decisions in connection with the Promotion, which are final and binding. Eligibility for Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
HOW TO ENTER: Participants must visit www.thewelltraveledpalate.com/goyourownway or www.heynatashaboo.com/goyourownway and submit an entry form with their full and correct name and email address. There is a limit of one (1) entry per person. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. If you attempt to obtain more than one (1) entry by using multiple/different email accounts, identities, registrations, or logins, or through any other methods not approved by The Well-Traveled Palate LLC, the Sponsor may exclude you from participating in the Promotion.
RANDOM DRAWING: After the Entry Period, on or about October 13, 2021, Sponsor will select one (1) potential winner in a random drawing (the “Drawing”) from all entries received. The odds of being selected and winning depend on the number of entries received.
ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is Open only to legal residents of the United States who are at least eighteen (18) years old or older at the time of entry and have a valid email account that is subscribed to (and does not block) communications from The Well-Traveled Palate LLC at the time of the Promotion prize drawing to be eligible to win. Employees of The Well-Traveled Palate LLC or its subsidiaries, affiliates, and other agencies and their immediate family members and or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate.
PRIZE/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE/TRAVEL: One (1) grand prize winner (the “Winner”) will receive roundtrip coach airfare for one (1) from their nearest airport in the United States to the international airport of their choice in Greece and a custom 5-day itinerary designed by The Well-Traveled Palate LLC (the “Prize”). The maximum value of the airfare is $1,500.00. Should Sponsor select a flight valued at less than $1,500.00, there will be no remittance of money in cash, credit or otherwise for the difference in value. The Winner must notify Sponsor of their selected travel dates by January 31, 2022, and the travel must be completed by the earlier of (i) within one year of Prize notification and (ii) December 31, 2022. Flight arrangements will be made by the Sponsor. All U.S, international, Greece and EU travel rules and stipulations apply and must be followed by Winner. The approximate retail value of the total Prize is $2,500 (the “ARV”); there is no other prize under the Promotion. Flight reservations are subject to availability at the time Sponsor makes reservation. Also included in the Prize are flight airport fees. Winner is responsible for making all other travel arrangements, and no other fees, costs or expenses of any nature are included in the Prize including, without limitation, for ground transportation, luggage fees, hotel, gratuities, travel or other insurance, meals, alcohol, activities or entertainment, souvenirs, gifts, and other personal expenses. Sponsor strongly recommends that the Winner purchase travel insurance at time of the reservation. Re-bookings are not allowed. The value of the booking is not refundable. Sponsor shall use commercially reasonable efforts to book the travel dates selected by Winner, booking is subject to terms and conditions as specified by issuer and certain blackout dates and travel restrictions may apply. In the event that any tax withholding is required by law for Winner’s receipt of the Prize, Winner authorizes the Sponsor to make the corresponding deduction; otherwise Sponsor shall not withhold or remit any federal, state or other taxes on behalf of Winner and Winner is solely responsible for paying all applicable taxes, if any, arising out their winning the Prize and the associated ARV. Any Prize details, conditions or limitations not specified above will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor will not be liable for any costs or expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellations or delays. Sponsor will not be liable for any airline and/or hotel fees incurred as a result of changing or cancelling flight and/or hotel reservations. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen Prize or Prize components. Winner may not transfer, assign or substitute the Prize, or redeem the Prize for cash, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, who reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute a Prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. The Prize is subject to—and Sponsor and Winner must abide by—all of the airline’s terms and conditions, including of booking, of carriage for the flights and of stay for the hotel.
PUBLICITY: By accepting the Prize, the selected Participant agrees, without receiving any additional compensation or other consideration, to the use of their name, city, country, voice, comments, photographs and/or other likeness for advertising and promotional purposes by the Sponsor.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to this Promotion and the Prize (for convenience sake, unless the context requires otherwise, all references hereinafter to the Promotion shall also be deemed a reference to the Prize). The potential Winner will be notified by email at The Well-Traveled Palate’s convenience. The Potential Prize winner must execute and return a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release and, where permitted by law, a publicity release, within ten (10) business days after the first notification attempt. In order to receive an email from Sponsor, you must be subscribed to email communication from The Well-Traveled Palate LLC. Non-compliance with these official rules may result in forfeiture of Prize and an alternate winner may be selected. If Prize notification or Prize delivery is returned as non-deliverable, Prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. No cash equivalents, substitutions or transfer of Prize permitted except that sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in-the- event that an offered Prize is unavailable. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in printing, offering or announcement of Prize. By participating in this Promotion, entrants agree to be bound by the official rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects. This Promotion is a promotional contest of chance as defined by Washington State RCW 9.46.0356, and is conducted solely for the purpose of advertising or promoting the services, goods, wares, and merchandise of The Well-Traveled Palate LLC. To be eligible for the Promotion you are NOT required to: (a) pay any consideration to The Well-Traveled Palate LLC; or (b) purchase any service, goods, wares, merchandise, or anything of value from The Well-Travelled Palate.
NO WARRANTY; RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: WINNER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT NEITHER SPONSOR NOR ITS AGENTS HAVE MADE NOR ARE IN ANY MANNER RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR, AND SPONSOR HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS, ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, RELATIVE TO THE PROMOTION OR THE PRIZE (WHICH IS AWARDED “AS IS”), INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ITS QUALITY, SAFETY, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. By participating in the Promotion, you agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective owners, officers, directors, employees, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of or relating to participation in the Promotion or receipt or use of the Prize, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Promotion; (b) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone, or network lines; (c) any errors on the Promotion platform that may prevent an entrant from entering or receiving emails; (d) printing errors; (e) lost, late, postage-due, misdirected, or undeliverable mail; (f) errors in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; and (g) liability, injury, loss 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 the Prize. You further agree that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the greater of $500 and your direct cost of entering and participating in the Promotion; you waive the right to claim any and all other damages whatsoever, including but not limited to, punitive, special, consequential, and indirect damages. In the event of litigation between you and the Sponsor arising out of your participation in the Promotion, the losing party shall reimburse the other party for reasonable attorney’s fees incurred in connection with such litigation. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or Twitter (each, a “Third-Party Platform”). You are providing your information to The Well-Traveled Palate LLC and not to any Third-Party Platform. The information you provide will be used for communication/updates from The Well-Traveled Palate LLC and as otherwise permitted under these Official Rules.
DISPUTES: You agree that all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Promotion shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action, and you expressly waive any right to bring or participate in any class action arising out of the Promotion or your participation therein. If any dispute arises concerning the Promotion, venue shall be laid exclusively in the state and federal courts of King County, Washington which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over such dispute and you and Sponsor consent to the personal jurisdiction of such courts. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Washington, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Washington or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Washington.
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