Top French Cities 2012 Terms & Conditions

Top French Cities 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 TOP FRENCH CITIES
SWEEPSTAKES 2012 entry form found at us.rendezvousenfrance.com from November
6, 2012 (“Start Date”), through February 1, 2013. The winners will be drawn on February 1, 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 TOP FRENCH CITIES SWEEPSTAKES or
to be acting in violation of these Official Rules.

3. Eligibility:  The
TOP FRENCH CITIES 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 February 1, 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 Paris and the French Riviera courtesy
of go-today which includes

Roundtrip air into Paris on available carrier 

3-nights hotel accommodations in Paris

3-nights hotel accommodations in Nice

Continuing flight between cities

Continental breakfast daily 

Hotel taxes and service charges 

Winner will have to pay all taxes and fuel surcharges on the
flight that is not included in the Paris and French Riviera tour package. 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: $1299.  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 TOP FRENCH CITIES
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 TOP FRENCH CITIES
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 TOP FRENCH CITIES
SWEEPSTAKES should virus, bug or other causes beyond Sponsor's control corrupt
the administration, security or proper play of the TOP FRENCH CITIES
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 TOP FRENCH CITIES SWEEPSTAKES or
by any technical or human errors that may occur in the processing of the
entries in the TOP FRENCH CITIES SWEEPSTAKES. ATOUT FRANCE reserves the right
to withdraw the transmission of this TOP FRENCH CITIES 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 us.rendezvousenfrance.com
after prize award. This offer may not be published elsewhere without the
written permission of ATOUT FRANCE.