NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
1. HOW TO ENTER
a. These rules govern the Fort Lauderdale Connex Symphony of the Americas Wines of the World and Wine Watch Giveaway promotion (the "Promotion") being conducted by Fort Lauderdale Connex LLC (the "Sponsor") on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 through Thursday, October 20, 2011 on the website of fortlauderdaleconnex.com beginning at 12:01AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on October 12, 2011 and ending at 11:59PM EDT on October 20, 2011
b. To participate in the Promotion, you must register on fortlauderdaleconnex.com. The prize winners will be selected at random from all eligible entries to win a prize subject to confirmation of eligibility. The winner will be required to provide all information requested, including full name, complete address (including zip code), day and evening phone numbers and date of birth in order to collect the prize and must agree to collect the prize in person, by mutually agreed appointment within five (5) days of being notified as winner. Winner must also agree to be photographed, which photograph may be used on the fortlauderdaleconnex.com website as part of the promotion. In the event that the selected caller is unable to be contacted or is found to be ineligible, the next eligible selected name will become a winner. ONLY ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PER PROMOTION.
c. The Sponsor is not responsible for on-line connection failures, delays, inability to connect to our website , equipment malfunctions and any other technological difficulties that may prevent an individual from completing his/her registration.
2. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
a. The Promotion is open to all persons 21 years of age or older. The winner must be able to collect their prize in person in Fort Lauderdale. Employees of Sponsor, subsidiary and affiliated entities, Sponsor's advertising and promotional agencies, members of their immediate families (spouse, parent, sibling or child) and those living in the same household of each (whether related or not), are ineligible to enter or win. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.
b. The winner must provide valid government-issued photo identification and provide their complete address, date of birth and phone number to claim a prize.
c. Entrants are required to provide truthful information and the Sponsor will reject and delete any entry discovered to be false or fraudulent. The Sponsor will disqualify any entry from individuals who do not meet the eligibility requirements.
d. By registering to win you agree to receive future emails from Fortlauderdaleconnec.com and symphonyoftheamericas.org. You may opt to not receive future emails after completion of the contest.
a. There will be six (4) Prize awarded in this Promotion.
The First Prize is a 5 bottle wine gift box valued at $240. This lot consists of
1 btl - 1998 Poderi Rocche Manzoni Valentino Barolo Vigna Cappella Santo Stefano
1 btl - 2000 Domaine De Chevalier Espirit de Chevalier Rouge Graves
1 btl - 2007 Ramey Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
1 btl - 2007 Condado De Haza Ribera Del Duero Crianza
1 btl - 2003 Rusden Cabernet Sauvignon/Shiraz Ripper Creek
There will be Three (3) Second Prize winners. Each Second prize winner will receive two (2) tickets to the Symphony of the Americas 16th Annual Wines of the World Vintners Tasting Tour being held on Friday, November 4, 2011 at 6:30 until 8:00PM at Bahia Mar. Details on the Wines of the World Vintners Tasting Tour can be seen on the Winesoftheworld.org website. The Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of the prize is $110 for the two tickets.
b. Certain prize collection restrictions may apply. The prize must retrieved in person by the winner by November 1, 2011 at a mutually agreeable time at Wine Watch or at such other location as may be determined by Fort Lauderdale Connex. All requests for prize delivery shall be made in writing. Failure to adhere to these requirements may result in disqualification. The delivery appointment request form will be sent via a Sponsor representative to the winner, and the winner must fill out the form and e-mail to:
The delivery appointment request form can also be faxed to (954) 785-4305 attention: Publisher - Fort Lauderdale Connex.
c. All other costs including but not limited to those of taxes are at the responsibility of the winner. The winner must sign a Publicity Liability Waiver. If a selected event does not take place as scheduled, for reasons such as cancellation, preemption, postponement or unavailability, or for any reason beyond the control of the Sponsor, the Sponsor's sole responsibility to the winner will be award a substitute performance of the Symphony of the Americas, no compensation will be provided for un-awarded portion of the prize. The Sponsor reserves the right to deny entry to or to remove the winner from the venue if he/she engages in a disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the time of the prize collection or at a time leading up to or during the performance.
d. There is no substitution, transfer or cash equivalent for prizes, except that the Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, substitute prizes or cash of comparable value. The prizes are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and unless otherwise expressly specified, do not include taxes or any other expenses. Other restrictions may apply.
4. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION
a. Decisions of the Sponsor management with respect to the Promotion are final.
b. The winner will be selected by the Sponsor in a random manner that gives each entry an equal opportunity to win. Prize will be awarded upon confirmation of eligibility. The winner will be notified online at fortlauderdaleconnex.com.
c. Odds of winning the prize depend on the number of entries received.
d. Winner must log in to fortlauderdaleconnex.com to win.
e. The winner must execute and return any required affidavit of eligibility and/or liability/publicity release within ten (10) days of winning or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected at the Sponsor's sole discretion. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the required affidavit of eligibility and/or liability/publicity release within the required time period, or if a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner forfeits the prize.
f. Once winner is chosen, the Sponsor will submit winner's name/address/phone number to the Symphony of the Americas by e-mail at symphonyoftheamericas.org or by fax to 954-335-7008. Reference Prize #113 and include winner's name in subject field. Winner's name must be submitted before they contact Fort Lauderdale Connex or Symphony of the Americas to schedule a pickup time for the prize.
a. Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winner. The winner may be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 with the winner's full Social Security Number or the equivalent for receipt of any prize valued at $600 or more or for any prizes awarded by the Sponsor in a calendar year with an aggregate value of $600 or more. Failure to submit a complete W-9 or equivalent will result in forfeiture of the prize. Such winnings of $600 or more will be reported to the IRS.
b. By participating in the Promotion, the winner agrees to have the winner's name, voice and likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to the Promotion without additional financial or other compensation, and, where legal, to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize.
c. Prior to awarding any prize or prize certificate, the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may require Promotion winner (and any travel companion(s) or guest(s)) to sign a liability release, agreeing to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, its licensee, the licensee's parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, their respective officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives and all of their successors and assigns from and against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize and participation in the Promotion.
d. If for any reason this Promotion cannot be executed as planned, including, but not limited to, as a result of infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, or if the Promotion is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, the Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Promotion. If the Promotion is terminated before the original end date, the Sponsor will select the winners by random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect entries received as of the termination time/date.
e. The Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sponsor's website. Failure to comply with the rules of the Promotion may result in a contestant's disqualification and/or forfeiture of any prize or prizes. If the Sponsor makes a good faith determination that an entrant has cheated or committed fraudulent activity in connection with a Promotion, the Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify that entrant from entering and/or winning future Promotions and to prosecute and seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
f. The Sponsor reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the Promotion, including, without limitation, the substitution of a prize of equivalent value, which will become effective upon announcement. If due to circumstances beyond the control of the Sponsor, any competition or prize-related event or travel is delayed, rescheduled, postponed or cancelled, the Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the Promotion and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
g. The Sponsor is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of a prize.
h. For a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt by October 20, 2011 to "SYMPHONY OF THE AMERICAS, FORTLAUDERDALECONNEX.COM WINES OF THE WORLD AND WINE WATCH GIVEAWAY OCTOBER – Official Rules," Attn: Promotions, 2425 e Commercial Boulevard, Suite 405, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33308. For the names of the prize winners send a self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt by October 12, 2011 to the above address marked SYMPHONY OF THE AMERICAS, FORTLAUDERDALECONNEX.COM WOW GIVEAWAY October– Winner List." The Official Rules and the Winner List (when completed) shall be posted online at www.fortlauderdaleconnex.com