Midi-Pyrénées Sweepstakes 2012 Terms & Conditions

Midi-Pyrénées Sweepstakes 2012 Terms & Conditions

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE SWEEPSTAKES. SWEEPSTAKES
IS OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF THE U.S. AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ONLY (EXCLUDING
PUERTO RICO) AND SHALL BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO U.S. LAW. DO NOT
ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT LOCATED IN THE U.S. MUST BE 18 YEARS OF
AGE OR OLDER WITH INTERNET ACCESS AS OF THE START DATE.



1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Sponsored by Atout France USA/The French Government
Tourist Office ("ATOUT FRANCE") New York, NY.

2. To Enter: Complete and submit your MIDI-PYRÉNÉES SWEEPSTAKES
2012 entry form found at us.rendezvousenfrance.com from May 4, 2013 (“Start Date”), through September 10, 2013. The
winners will be drawn on September 10, 2013. Only one entry per person/e-mail address permitted. All
entrants must have a valid e-mail address. In case of dispute as to identity of
entrant, entry will be deemed to have been made by the registered user of the
e-mail account, and if a prize is won, will be awarded to the registered user,
if eligible. ATOUT FRANCE reserves the right at its sole discretion to
disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or
the operation of the MIDI-PYRÉNÉES SWEEPSTAKES or to be acting in violation of
these Official Rules.

3. Eligibility:  The
MIDI-PYRÉNÉES SWEEPSTAKES is open to legal residents of the United States and
the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico), 18 years of age or older,
with internet access as of the Start Date, except employees of ATOUT FRANCE,
cooperating prize suppliers, if any, and their affiliates, subsidiaries,
advertising, promotion, interactive and similar agencies, and the immediate
families and household members of each.

4. Drawing: The winner will be selected in a random drawing on September 10, 2013.  Only
one prize per person, per email address. Winner will be notified by mail
promptly after the drawing.  Odds of winning depend on the number of
eligible entries received.

5. Prize: There will be one grand prize awarded consisting of:

Two (2) round-trip tickets to France, courtesy of Air France

Two (2) rail-passes for France, courtesy of Rail Europe

One (1) hotel stay for two (2) in a 4-star hotel in Midi-Pyrénées for three (3) nights (half-pension).

One (1) hotel stay for two (2) in a hotel in Toulouse for two (2) nights plus a tour of the city and a visit to the Airbus Museum.

One (1) night in Rocamadour for two (2) (guided tour of Rocamadour)

One car rental 

Prize is valid until 12/31/2013 subject to availability.

 

Winner will have to pay all taxes and fuel surcharges on the
flight. Based on availability at time of reservation. Extensions are not
permitted at any time.  Winner and Guest are responsible for all taxes and
for all travel and expenses not specifically included in the prize description.
These include, but are not limited to: travel expenses from his/her home to the
nearest US gateway ,dinners, lunches, drinks, and tickets to other
attractions not included in the trip. 

The prize is non-transferable and or redeemable for cash, goods or
services and cannot be combined with any other special offer or promotion.
Booking will be made on space available basis of desired travel date and
desired travel date must be before expiration date. Valid for one trip for the
maximum number of days specified above and cannot be separated into multiple
trips. Cancelation charges and other terms and conditions of travel will apply.
No extensions will be granted beyond the expiration date. Sponsor is not
responsible for any airfare penalties or differentials incurred by travelers
due to purchase of tickets prior to confirmation of land stay. Sponsor is not
responsible for lost or stolen prize certificates. Proof of citizenship and
country entry requirements are the traveler’s responsibility.

Approximate Retail Value:
$3,954.00.  Taxes and all other expenses not expressly stated herein
are solely the responsibility of the Grand Prize winner and his/her guest.
ATOUT FRANCE makes no warranty with respect to any prize. ATOUT FRANCE will
report value of prize as required by law. ATOUT FRANCE reserves the right to
substitute prize of equal or greater value.

6. Release of Liability: By entering the MIDI-PYRÉNÉES SWEEPSTAKES,
entrants accept and agree to these rules and the decisions of the ATOUT FRANCE,
which shall be final. Winner will be required to sign an Affidavit if
Eligibility and Liability, Indemnity and Publicity Release and Agreement and
Guest will be required to sign a Liability and Publicity Release and both must
be returned within 14 days of notification or prize will be forfeited in its
entirety and an alternate winner will be selected. Winner’s Guest must be 18
years of age or older.  ATOUT FRANCE may use winner and guests’ names,
likenesses and/or biographical information for promotional purposes (including
posting first name and last initial on this web site) for no additional
compensation, except where prohibited. Return of any prize or notification as
undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be
selected. Entries and entry information become the property of ATOUT FRANCE and
none will be returned. Entrants agree that ATOUT FRANCE, its affiliated
companies, representatives, agents or employees are not responsible for, and
shall be indemnified by the prizewinner against, any claims, injuries, losses
or damages of any kind resulting from participation in this MIDI-PYRÉNÉES
SWEEPSTAKES and/or acceptance, use, misuse, possession, or loss of the prize.

After the SWEEPSTAKES ends, all participants will receive an
e-mail concerning information on the winner.

7. General: ATOUT FRANCE assumes no responsibility for computer
system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions or other
errors/failures of any kind, delayed computer transmissions, network
connections or damage to participants’ computers
arising out of participation in this SWEEPSTAKES. ATOUT FRANCE reserves the
right in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend this MIDI-PYRÉNÉES
SWEEPSTAKES should virus, bug or other causes beyond Sponsor's control corrupt
the administration, security or proper play of the MIDI-PYRÉNÉES SWEEPSTAKES.
ATOUT FRANCE is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information
whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming
associated with or utilized in the MIDI-PYRÉNÉES SWEEPSTAKES or by any
technical or human errors that may occur in the processing of the entries in
the MIDI-PYRÉNÉES SWEEPSTAKES. ATOUT FRANCE reserves the right to withdraw the
transmission of this MIDI-PYRÉNÉES SWEEPSTAKES at any time and award
prizes based upon votes received prior to date of the withdrawal. Void where
prohibited taxed or restricted.

8. Winner: Prizewinner will be posted on franceguide.com after
prize award. This offer may not be published elsewhere without the written
permission of ATOUT FRANCE.