Kentucky Derby Sweepstakes OFFICIAL RULES


Sponsor: Pernod Ricard USA, LLC, 100 Manhattanville Rd, Purchase, NY 10577.

Eligibility: The GH Mumm Kentucky Derby Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia, excluding its territories and possessions, age 21 or older at the time of entry, and where otherwise taxed, prohibited or restricted by law. Officers, directors and employees of Sponsor, LeadDog Marketing Group, Inc., their respective parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates (as applicable); individuals or entities responsible for the development, printing, distribution and implementation of this Sweepstakes; suppliers, distributors and retailers of alcohol-beverage products; and individuals who are employees of or members of the immediate family or household, whether or not related, of any of the foregoing are not eligible to enter to win. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable Federal, state and local laws and regulations. 

Sweepstakes Overview:    The Sweepstakes will begin on May 2, 2017 at 12:00:01AM EST and end on May 6, 2017 at 11:59:59PM EST (“Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes consists of one (1) “National Drawing” to win the Grand Prize trip to London, United Kingdom.

To Enter: Visit the Sweepstakes website (the “Website”). Provide your date of birth, e-mail address, and phone number as prompted. 

Only entries received prior to the entry deadline and which are otherwise fully compliant with these Official Rules are “Valid Entries.” Limit one (1) entry per person for the duration of the Sweepstakes Period. Entrants may enter the Sweepstakes by using only one (1) valid e-mail address. In the event of a dispute involving entries submitted by multiple individuals using the same e-mail address, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized subscriber of the e-mail address used to enter the Sweepstakes at the time of entry. The authorized account subscriber is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by the relevant Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address and he/she must fully comply with these Official Rules. Entries from any person, e-mail address, or household in excess of the above-stated entry limit are prohibited and will void all entries by that entrant. Entrants expressly agree to assume the risk of lost, late, incomplete, garbled, inaccessible/blocked, damaged, delayed, illegible, stolen, undelivered or misdirected entries and acknowledge that Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for such entries. 

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”). By entering this Sweepstakes, you understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook.

Selection of Winner: Sponsor will randomly draw one (1) potential winner from all Valid Entries received. On or about May 10, 2017 Sponsor or an independent sweepstakes organization or entity designated by Sponsor will randomly draw one (1) potential winner from all Valid Entries received during the Sweepstakes period. Sponsor and/or its independent sweepstakes organization will determine, in its/their sole discretion, which entries are deemed Valid Entries, and their decisions and the results of the drawings will be final in all respects. Odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the total number of Valid Entries timely received for the Drawing. 

Winner Notification: Potential winner will be notified by phone and/or e-mail using the information provided on such potential winner’s entry on or about May 10, 2017. Prize Notification shall be deemed to have occurred on the date Sponsor or Sponsor’s designee first attempts to make contact with a potential winner. In order to receive the prize (as defined below), potential winner may be required to provide his or her social security number and may also be required to sign an affidavit or certification of eligibility and publicity/liability release within indicated time period, or an alternate potential winner will be selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion, time permitting. If any prospective potential winner is found to be ineligible for any reason, an alternate potential winner may be selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion, time permitting. If Prize Notification is returned as undeliverable, it will result in disqualification, and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, the Prize may be awarded to an alternate potential winner, time permitting. Any non-response by a potential winner or Sponsor’s failure to receive a response from any potential winner within the prescribed time period will result in disqualification of such potential winner and the selection of an alternate potential winner in Sponsor’s sole discretion, time permitting. In the event Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner or if a potential winner is non-compliant with these Official Rules, the potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner will be selected, time permitting. Sponsor is not responsible for unsuccessful efforts to notify any potential winner. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the potential winner and any alternate potential winners are collectively referred to herein as the “Winner.”

Grand Prize (1): Trip for winner and one (1) guest (21 or over) to London, United Kingdom. Trip is for 4-days/ 3-nights. Prize includes: round trip, coach-class air transportation for winner from international airport near winner’s home to a London, United Kingdom area airport (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion); three (3) nights' hotel accommodations (one room, double occupancy) at a hotel of Sponsor’s choice in London, UK; and round trip ground transportation to and from London area airport and hotel Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $4,000.00. The ARV for prize is an estimate made before the Sweepstakes begins; actual retail value of Grand Prize depends on location of Winner’s residence, fares, lodging and other costs at time of booking. If actual retail value is less than stated ARV, neither the difference in value nor any additional compensation will be awarded. 

Grand Prize Trip must be taken before May 6, 2018. Grand Prize Winner must provide Sponsor with three (3) possible travel dates with at least six (6) weeks advance notice prior to the earliest potential date of departure; however, Sponsor’s decision as to actual travel dates is final and binding. If potential Grand Prize Winner is unavailable to travel during designated timeframe for any reason, the Grand Prize will be forfeited without compensation of any kind and an alternate Grand Prize Winner may be selected (time permitting) from among all remaining eligible entries in a random drawing. All reservations and travel arrangements shall be with suppliers and air carriers selected by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion; must be made through a travel agent selected by Sponsor. The trip may not be combined with any other offer. Airline tickets are non-refundable, non-transferable, and are not valid for upgrades. Flight details are subject to availability and airline carrier’s regulations and conditions apply. Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost or mutilated tickets and none will be replaced. Airline tickets are non-refundable/non-transferable and are not valid for upgrades and/or frequent flyer miles. All airline tickets are subject to the vagaries of flight variation, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. Other restrictions may apply. Winner’s guest will be required to complete and return a liability and publicity release (where lawful) prior to travel.  The Grand Prize winner and his or her guest(s) must travel together on the same itinerary and must possess all required travel documents, including visas and valid passports, if and as applicable, and comply with any applicable hotel check-in requirements, such as presentation of a major credit card. 


General Prize Conditions: Alcohol is not part of any prize. At all times, winner and guest agree to conduct themselves in a respectful, courteous and appropriate manner as well as following all instructions of Sponsor and its designees; should winner and/or guest fail to do so (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion), the prize may be terminated and Sponsor shall not have any further liability to winner or guest (as applicable). If winner chooses to accept prize without a guest, prize will be awarded in increments appropriate for one (1) person (i.e., the winner him/herself) and no alternate prize or compensation shall be awarded in conjunction therewith. Any costs, expenses or incidentals associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided are the sole responsibility of the Winner, including, without limitation, all Federal, state, local and income taxes, luggage fees, meals, gratuities, incidentals, additional activities, and souvenirs. Airfare may not include government taxes, Passenger Facility Charge or September 11th Security Fee. Regarding taxes, Grand Prize winner understands and agrees that he/she will be issued an IRS 1099 Tax Form for the value of Grand Prize and agrees to provide Sponsor/independent judging organization with any and all requested information/materials so that they can comply with applicable governmental reporting requirements. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. No transfers, cash redemption, or substitutions are permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a Prize (or portion thereof, as applicable) with one of comparable or greater value in its sole and absolute discretion. Gift card portion of the Prize is subject to terms and conditions thereon. Prize award is subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. All Prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check, including but not limited to criminal history on Grand Prize Winner and his/her guest. To the extent required by law, Grand Prize Winner and his/her guest shall authorize this check and agree to be bound by its results (even if Sponsor should determine that it is not in the Sponsor’s best interest to award the Grand Prize to such winner and his/her guest and, in such case, Sponsor and independent judging organization shall not have any liability of any kind to winner and/or guest, as applicable.)

General: By participating, all entrants warrant and represent that they have complied in full with these Official Rules, including but not limited to all eligibility requirements, and further agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and/or the sweepstakes organization or entity, which are final and binding in all respects. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged. Photocopies, facsimiles, illegible, incomplete or mechanically reproduced entries are not eligible. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered, mass entries or entries generated automatically or robotically, or by a script, macro or use of any automated or mechanical device(s) or practices, or any other means which subvert the entry process are void. Sponsor, LeadDog Marketing Group, Inc., Facebook, their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions and/or advertising or sweepstakes agencies, individuals or entities responsible for the development, printing, distribution and implementation of this Sweepstakes, suppliers, distributors and retailers of alcohol-beverage products, and each of their respective employees, officers, directors and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) are not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, mechanical, typographical, printing, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or errors of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor; (iii) hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, cellular towers, electronic, wireless or Internet connectivity or other online communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet service providers, servers, hosts or providers; garbled, jumbled, blocked/inaccessible, scrambled, delayed or faulty data transmission entries; failure of any e-mail transmissions to be sent or received; lost, late, delayed or intercepted e-mail transmissions; inaccessibility of any website in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestion on the Internet or any website; unauthorized human or non-human intervention of the operation of the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bugs, worms; or destruction of any aspect of the Sweepstakes, or loss, miscount, misdirection, inaccessibility or unavailability of an e-mail account used in connection with the Sweepstakes; or (iv) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or other device related to or resulting from entering or otherwise participating in the Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of any website. Released Parties are also not responsible for any other errors in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Winners, or typographical, printing or other errors in these Official Rules or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Sponsor reserves the right to withdraw and terminate, or modify, the administration of the Sweepstakes if it becomes technically corrupted, if a computer virus or system malfunction impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes, or if the online entry method otherwise becomes impossible, impractical, infeasible for any other reason. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion to cancel, suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation or termination, Sponsor will award Prize(s) for the affected drawing(s) in a random drawing from all non-suspect, eligible entries received for the applicable drawing(s) up to the time of such cancellation or termination of the Promotion. Notice of such action by Sponsor will be posted at  the Sweepstakes Website. 

By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless Released Parties from and against any and all claims, demands, expenses, losses and liabilities of any nature whatsoever caused or contributed to by: (i) entering or participating in the Sweepstakes (including any claims of third parties alleging infringement, rights of publicity, rights of privacy or defamation or other intellectual property rights); (ii) the acceptance, use or misuse of any Prize; and/or (iii) participation in any Prize-related activities or travel. By participating in the Sweepstakes and accepting Prize(s), entrant irrevocably grants to Sponsor and its designees, the unconditional and perpetual right and permission to use the entrant's name, address (city and state), image, voice, likeness, statements, biographical material as well as any additional photographic images, video images, portraits, interviews or other materials relating to the entrant and arising from his/her participation in this Sweepstakes in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world in perpetuity, for advertising, Sweepstakes or any other purposes, without limitation and without additional review, notification, compensation, or approval from the entrant (unless prohibited by law). 


Interpretation: This Sweepstakes shall be governed by and interpreted under the laws of the State of New York, U.S.A. without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. By participating, entrants agree that any and all disputes arising out of or relating in any way to this Sweepstakes shall be litigated only in courts sitting in New York, NY, U.S.A. The New York courts (State and Federal) shall have sole jurisdiction of any controversies regarding the Sweepstakes and the laws of the State of New York shall govern the Sweepstakes. Each entrant waives any and all objections to jurisdiction and venue in these courts and hereby submits to the jurisdiction of these courts.

Winner list: (Available after June 6, 2017): For the name of the Grand Prize Winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope by June 6, 2016 to: GH Mumm Kentucky Derby Sweepstakes, c/o LeadDog Marketing Group, 440 9th Avenue, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10001.

Unsubscribe: Sponsor shares your concerns about the privacy of your personal information. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to receive marketing materials, communications and other materials from the Sponsor and/or any promotional partners whose products and services Sponsor feels might interest entrants at a future date. An entrant not interested in receiving future promotional offers should e-mail to notify the Sponsor that he or she does not desire to receive such materials.

Enjoy GH Mumm Wines Responsibly.

©2017 Distributed by Pernod Ricard USA, Purchase, NY.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Open to legal US & DC residents (excluding all US territories & possessions), 21 or older. Void in all US territories & possessions and where prohibited. Begins 12:00:01 a.m. ET 4/20/17, ends 11:59:59 p.m. ET 5/6/17. For Official Rules (including how to enter, prize description and odds of winning), which govern, visit Sponsor: Pernod Ricard USA. Not endorsed or sponsored by Facebook.