Puzzle Terms

OFFICIAL RULES FOR

RELATIVITY WEBSITE PUZZLE

 

NO ENTRY FEE, PAYMENT, OR PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  You must be 21 years of age or older and a LEGAL resident of the united states to ENTER AND be eligible. Void OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES OR where prohibited or restricted by law.

 

The Puzzle (the “Puzzle”) entry period opens on April 2nd, 2018, at 12:00:01 am/EST and will close on May 4th, 2018, at 11:59:59 pm/EST (the “Puzzle Entry Period”)

  1. SPONSOR

The Puzzle is sponsored by The Edrington Group USA, LLC, with an address of 150 Fifth Avenue, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10011 (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Sponsor”).

 

  1. ELIGIBILITY

The Puzzle is open only to legal residents of the United States who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. The Puzzle is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations, and is void outside the 50 United States and D.C. and where prohibited by law.

 

Employees, officers and directors of the Sponsor, their parent companies, divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and the agents and advertising and promotion agencies of each of the foregoing, and any other entity that develops, produces, or distributes materials for or related to this Puzzle, and the immediate family members or households (whether related or not) of any of the above are not eligible to participate or win.

 

  1. SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS

Winners will be selected by completing the Puzzle displayed on the bottom of the Relativity homepage.  The Puzzle can be completed by either conventional means (completing in allotted number of moves) or by “hacking” the puzzle and sending an additional POST variable to our servers with a value of ‘you_got_hacked’. Once completed, the winners must provide all information on the screen headlined “YOU WON” in order to be eligible to claim a prize. The presumptive winners will be notified by e-mail on or about December 13, 2017.

 

  1. PRIZES

Prize: One (1) Relativity beanie hat in white* or one (1) Relativity beanie hat in black**

 

*Winners that solve the puzzle through conventional means will be issued a white Relativity beanie.

**Winners that solve the puzzle and send the additional POST variable with a value of ‘you_got_hacked’ will be issued a black Relativity beanie.

 

All shipping and handling is paid for by Sponsor. The approximate cumulative retail value of all prizes is six dollars ($6). No transfer or substitution of the prize by the winner shall be allowed. The prize may not be redeemed for cash, and there is no cash value. The prize is non-changeable once redeemed. The prize cannot be used in conjunction or combined with any other competition or offer. The Sponsor reserve the right to substitute the prize and/or any portion thereof for one of equal or greater value for any reason at its sole discretion.

Sponsor reserve the right to cancel this Puzzle or modify the prizes or Official Rules with immediate effect at any time prior to the closing date of the Puzzle, by advertising that fact on http://www.Nhwines.com/EVENT.asp, or by disseminating such information via email.

 

  1. CONDITIONS

 

By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Puzzle or these Official Rules. All federal, state and local laws apply. All federal, state or other tax liabilities arising from this Puzzle will be the sole responsibility of the prize winners. The Sponsor, their parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, misdirected, incomplete or unintelligible entries, telephone system or computer malfunctions, lost connections or transmission errors; (ii) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by the acceptance, possession or use of any prize or from participating in the Puzzle; or (iii) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any material associated with the Puzzle. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend this Puzzle should a virus, bug, computer problem or other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Puzzle. The Sponsor may prohibit you from participating in the Puzzle or winning a prize if, in their sole discretion, the Sponsor determine that you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Puzzle by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other players or Sponsor’s representatives (except as otherwise expressly permitted).

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PUZZLE MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION OF SUCH PARTICIPANT AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

 

  • In the event of a dispute, the decision of the Sponsor shall be final and binding.

 

  • All entries and the information contained in such entries will become the Sponsor’ property and will not be acknowledged or returned.

 

  • Acceptance of a prize will constitute permission for the Sponsor to use the names, cities, states, likenesses, and voices of the winners for advertising and promotional purposes, without any further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

 

  1. LIMIT OF LIABILITY AND DISCLAIMERS

 

  1. A) ALL ENTRANTS AGREE THAT THE SPONSOR, THEIR PARENT COMPANIES, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, AND AGENCIES AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE PUZZLE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR CLAIMS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, EXPENSES OR INJURIES OF ANY KIND RESULTING IN ANY WAY FROM ENTRANTS PARTICIPATION IN THE PUZZLE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE DRAWING, THE USE OF THE PRIZE, ANY DELAYED, LOST, MISDIRECTED, OR DAMAGED ENTRIES, OR ANY COMPUTER, ONLINE SERVICE, COMMUNICATIONS OR OTHER TECHNICAL MALFUNCTIONS THAT MAY OCCUR.

 

  1. B) ALL ENTRANTS ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE SPONSOR, THEIR PARENT COMPANIES, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, AND AGENCIES AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE PUZZLE MAKE NO WARRANTY OF ANY NATURE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REGARDING THE PRIZES, WHETHER WITH RESPECT TO FITNESS FOR PURPOSE, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, DESCRIPTION OR NATURE OF THE PRIZE OR OTHERWISE. ALL ENTRANTS, BY ENTERING THE PUZZLE, AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE ABOVE RULES.

 

  1. DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW

Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that this Puzzle shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. Sponsor reserve the right to take such action as it deems necessary to enforce these Official Rules and ensure the fair operation of this Puzzle, including without limitation barring entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules. By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the appropriate federal, state and local courts located in New York for any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Puzzle or any prize awarded.

Legal: The Puzzle is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.  In the event that the Puzzle is challenged by any legal or regulatory authority, Sponsor reserves the right to discontinue or modify The Puzzle, or to disqualify participants residing in the affected geographic areas. In such event Sponsor shall have no liability to any entrants who are disqualified due to such an action. Employees of Sponsor or Relativity, or any of other alcohol beverage company, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of those employees, are not eligible to enter. By participating in The Puzzle, each entrant agrees to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor and Sponsor’s affiliates from and against any and all claims, demands, expenses, losses and liabilities of any nature whatsoever caused or contributed to by entering or participating in The Puzzle, the acceptance, use or misuse of any prize.

 

In consideration of his/her receipt of any prize, prize winner for himself or herself and his or her guests, heirs, personal representatives and assigns shall voluntarily and knowingly completely and forever shall release, waive and discharge Sponsor and all related parties from and against any and every kind of claim, demand, injury, costs, attorney fees, right, liability or cause of action or other liabilities of whatever kind or nature, known or unknown, absolute or contingent, and whether or not fixed, which the prize winner ever had, now has or might in the future have arising in any way or related to this Puzzle, including, but not limited to, prize winner’s participation in The Puzzle; use of prize winner’s name, likeness, biographical information, signature, image or likeness; prize winner’s receipt, use or inability to use any prize or part thereof, including but not limited to injury or loss sustained in any travel related to the prize; financial claims; physical and/or emotional injury; and/or any other legal claim that may arise, whether under contract, tort, warranty or any other theory or claim.

 

Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Puzzle at any time without notice or further obligation.

 

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