Atout France Sweepstakes Terms and Conditions

Atout France Sweepstakes Terms and Conditions

Atout France Sweepstakes

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY
KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

1. Eligibility: You will need to submit the survey in order to be entered into the
sweepstakes.
Atout France Sweepstakes (the
"Sweepstakes") is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50)
United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico who are at least
eighteen (18) years old or the age of majority in their state of residence at
the time of entry. ATOUT France USA/France Tourism Development Agency (“ATOUT
France” or “Administrator”), as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents,
siblings and children and their respective spouses, regardless of where they
reside) and household members of each such employee, whether or not related,
are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state,
and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. Participation
constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules
and Sponsor's and Administrator's decisions, which are final and binding in all
matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon
fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

2. Administrator: ATOUT France USA/France Tourism Development Agency,
825 Third Avenue, Floor 29, New York, NY 10022.

 3. Timing: The
Sweepstakes begins on July 25, 2017 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time
("ET"), and ends on October 31, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. ET (the
"Promotion Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official time-keeping
device for the Sweepstakes.

4. How to Enter: During the Promotion Period, fill and submit the survey.  Visit http://us.france.fr/en/LPM and follow
the links and instructions to fully complete and submit the registration form
including first name, last name, valid email address. You automatically will
receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.

SPECIAL OFFER:  When submitting the survey, you are eligible to be
entered into a sweepstake to win one of the 5 Amazon gift cards of a $200 value
each.  This Special Offer will be
fulfilled approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Sweepstakes.

Limit: You may enter one (1) time during the Survey Period. Multiple
entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any
entrant to obtain more than one (1) entry by using multiple/different email
addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void
that entrant's entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any
automated system to participate or subvert the entry process is prohibited and
will result in disqualification and all associated entries will be void. In the
event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the
email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant and he/she must
comply with these Official Rules. The "authorized account holder" is
the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider,
online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email
addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Each potential
winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

 5. Grand Prize Drawing: Administrator
is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration
and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of the potential winner is
final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Administrator will
randomly select after October 31, 2017, the potential winner from all eligible
entries received. The potential winner will be notified by email. Except where
prohibited, the potential winner (parent/legal guardian if a winner is a minor
in his/her place of residence) will be required to sign and return an Affidavit
of Eligibility & Liability/Publicity and Indemnity Release and an IRS Form
W-9, which must both be received by Administrator within fourteen (14) days of
the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize.
If the potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, or fails to sign and
return the Affidavit of Eligibility & Liability/Publicity and Indemnity
Release, the IRS Form W-9 or provide any other requested information within the
required time period (if applicable), the potential winner forfeits his/her
prize. Receiving the prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official
Rules. In the event that the potential winner is disqualified for any reason,
Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random
drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate
drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded.

6. Prizes:

GRAND PRIZE: An
Amazon gift card of $200 value per winner. 
5 winners will be selected.

 Prize is non-transferable and no substitution
will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater
value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winner
is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use.
Odds of winning the prize depend on the number of eligible entries received
during the Promotion Period.

7. Release: By entering, entrants
agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, subsidiaries,
affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize
suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents
(collectively, the "Released Parties") from and against any claim or
cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or
damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes
or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

8. Publicity:

 Except where prohibited, participation in the
Sweepstakes constitutes each winner's consent to Sponsor's and its agents' use
of winner's name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and
state for advertising, promotional, and other purposes in any manner, in any
and all media, now known or hereinafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity,
without further payment or consideration, notification or permission.

9. General Conditions:

Sponsor
reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any
part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor
impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined
by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor, in its sole
discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all non-suspect,
eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of
the prizes offered herein or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by
Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, 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 the Official Rules of this or
any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void all
associated entries. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the
legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and
civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to
seek damages (including attorneys' fees) and other remedies from any such
person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any
term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

10. Limitations of Liability:

The Released
Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information,
whether caused by entrants, typographical, printing errors or by any of the
equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (2)
technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions,
interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or
software, or lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service
Provider (lSP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or
miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable
transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or
misdirected transmissions; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of
the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (4) other errors or problems' of any kind
relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, whether printing,
typographical, technical, computer, network, mechanical, or human error or
otherwise, which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes, the
processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any
Sweepstakes-related materials; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged, garbled,
inaccurate, delayed, misdirected or stolen mail or entries; or (6) 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 Sweepstakes or receipt
or use or misuse 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 Sweepstakes, if it is
possible. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the
event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons
cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official
Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only
the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate,
un-awarded, eligible prize claims.

11. Disputes:

Except where
prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and 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
exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of
Michigan (Southern Division) or the appropriate Michigan State Court located in
Oakland County, Michigan; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be
limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with
entering this Sweepstakes, and in no event will entrant be permitted to obtain
attorneys' fees or other legal costs; and (3) under no circumstances will
entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights
to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any
other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all
rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and
questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and
enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the
entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by,
and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Michigan without
giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the
State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application
of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Michigan.

12. Entrant's Personal Information:

Information
collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor's Privacy Policy Administrator's
Privacy Policy http://us.rendezvousenfrance.com/en/infosite/legal-information-2.

13. Win List: For a win
list, visit http://us.france.fr/. The win list will be posted after winner
confirmation is complete.