SAZERAC COMPANY INC./BUFFALO TRACE BOURBON
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.
1. Eligibility: Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to those who enter and who are 21 as of the date of entry. The sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the United States and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Sazerac Company, Inc. (“Buffalo Trace Bourbon”) or (“Sponsor”) their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Buffalo Trace Bourbon, as final and binding as it relates to the content. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
3. Sweepstakes Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on or about August 24, 2020 and ending August 28, 2020. All online entries must be received by August 28, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST.
4. How to Enter: The Sweepstakes must be entered by completing all of the following steps:
a) Become a follower of Buffalo Trace Bourbon
(https://www.instagram.com/buffalotrace/), Joshua James Wetherington
(https://www.instagram.com/craftedbyjoshuajames/) and Over The Fire Cooking
(https://www.instagram.com/overthefirecooking/) on Instagram, if you are not already;
then tag one (1) friend in the comment of the Instagram post published by Over The Fire Cooking (https://www.instagram.com/overthefirecooking/) on Instagram and also include #Sweepstakes in that tag (the “Required Tag”), each additional comment (limit of fifteen(15) total comments) tagging at least one (1) friend and include the Required Tag will be counted as an additional entry as long as the comment is not a duplicate.
The entry must fulfill all sweepstakes requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Buffalo Trace Bourbon. Multiple entries are allowed (up to a maximum of 15 entries) and you must fill in the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple Instagram handles, identities or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Buffalo Trace Bourbon. Submissions that are vulgar, profane, offensive, or which do not meet the submission criteria, as determined by Buffalo Trace Bourbon in its sole discretion, will be removed and will be disqualified. Buffalo Trace Bourbon may remove any Submission or other content posted by an entrant at any time, in its sole discretion.
5. Prizes: Winner will receive one (1) Buffalo Trace Bourbon branded knife valued at $250. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor's discretion. The prize is non-transferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Buffalo Trace Bourbon to use the winner's name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
7. Winner selection and notification: Winner of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing under the supervision of the Sponsor. Winner will be notified via Instagram to the Instagram Account they entered the Sweepstakes within five (5) days following the winner selection. Buffalo Trace Bourbon shall have no liability for a winner's failure to receive notices due to winner’s spam or other security settings or for winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 15 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.
The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER'S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
8. Rights Granted by you: By entering this content you understand that Buffalo Trace Bourbon, anyone acting on behalf of Buffalo Trace Bourbon, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
9. Terms: Buffalo Trace Bourbon reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such a case, Buffalo Trace Bourbon may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Buffalo Trace Bourbon. Buffalo Trace Bourbon reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.
As a condition of entry, entrants agree that (1) the promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram; and (2) any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Sponsor, not to Instagram. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
Buffalo Trace Bourbon has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering.
Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made; Buffalo Trace Bourbon reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
10. Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless Buffalo Trace Bourbon, Instagram and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant's participation in the sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
11. Disputes: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF UNITED STATES AND KENTUCKY, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Kentucky having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winner's name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Buffalo Trace Bourbon, 113 Great Buffalo Trace, Frankfort, KY 40601. Requests must be received no later than September 30, 2020.
14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Buffalo Trace Bourbon, 113 Great Buffalo Trace, Frankfort, KY 40601