Sweepstakes Terms and Conditions
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE, PAYMENT, “SHARE” OR “LIKE” WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
Eligibility. This COOK LIKE A CHEF Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to all natural persons who are legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, who are at least 18 years old at time of entry. Void outside the USA, in Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, and other United States territories and possessions and where prohibited or restricted by law. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Sponsorship. The Sweepstakes sponsor is Carbone Fine Food, LLC (“Sponsor”), located at 4100 NE 1st Ave. Suite 300 Miami, Fl, 33137. Sponsor and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees, and any entity involved in the development, production, implementation, administration, judging or fulfillment of the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, the immediate family members of such individuals, are not eligible to participate. Sponsor will conduct the Sweepstakes substantially as described in these Official Rules.
Entry Period. This Sweepstakes begins on SEPTEMBER 12, 2021 at 12:01 AM ET and ends on DECEMBER 31, 2021 at 11:59 PM ET (“Entry Period”).
How to Enter. During the Entry Period, visit the Sweepstakes registration page located on Sponsor’s website at www.carbonefinefood.com/pages/sweepstakes and follow the instructions to electronically complete and submit the Sweepstakes entry form. You will be asked to provide basic contact information, including your name, street address, phone number, and email address. (NOTE: You must complete all required fields of the entry form with information that is valid on the date of the drawing to be eligible). You understand you are providing your information to Sponsor. All entries become the property of Sponsor and none will be acknowledged or returned. Any attempt by an entrant to acquire more than one (1) entry by using various email addresses, registrations, identities or any other methods will void that entrant’s entry and such entrant shall be disqualified.
Limitations on Entries. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PER EMAIL ADDRESS. No third-party entry or entry through any sweepstakes service is permitted. Any person who attempts or otherwise encourages the entry of multiple or false contact information under multiple identities or uses any device or artifice to enter or encourage multiple or false entries, as determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified. Use of robotic entry devices is strictly prohibited
Prize. Twelve (12) prizes will be awarded. Each prize consists of a dinner reservation for up to four (4) people with a food and beverage allowance of $750.00 (seven hundred and fifty dollars) at Carbone NYC, 181 Thompson St, New York, NY 10012. The reservation will be honored on a priority basis on any date selected by the winner, and as can be accommodated by Carbone NYC. All other expenses not specifically mentioned herein (including, without limitation, any excess charged by Carbone NYC above $750) are solely the winner’s responsibility. Winner must present necessary identification (i.e. valid U.S. driver’s license) as proof of ownership of the Prize. Each Winner agrees to accept the prize “as is” and entrants hereby acknowledge that Sponsor is not in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee relative to the Prize, including warranties provided exclusively by a prize supplier. Additional terms and conditions may apply to event suppliers for which Sponsor and Administrator shall not be responsible or liable in any way for any cancellations, losses or damages. Approximate retail value of the Prize is $750.00. Any difference between stated approximate retail value and actual value of Prize will not be awarded. All dinner reservations must take place before December 31, 2022 or the Prize will be forfeited. Winner is solely responsible for any federal, state, and local taxes. Winner must provide Sponsor with a valid Social Security number or taxpayer identification number before Prize will be awarded. A Form 1099 will be issued to each Prize winner as receipt of a Prize may be taxable as income. Winners are solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes relating to each Prize.
Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution or cash equivalent is permitted. Winner is responsible for federal, state, and local taxes, if applicable. Each Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, by Sponsor. LIMIT ONE PRIZE PER PERSON.
Drawing. Winners will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries collected during the Entry Period taking place on or about January 10, 2022 at Sponsor’s principal place of business. The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions and interpretations on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes and these Official Rules are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant or winner and may refuse to award a prize to a person who is not eligible or has violated a rule, gained unfair advantage in the Sweepstakes, or obtained winner status using fraudulent means. If there is a dispute about the identity of an entrant, the prize will be awarded to the natural person to whom the email address is assigned by the internet service provider responsible for the domain associated with the submitted email address. If winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with Sweepstakes rules, winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be awarded the prize in a separate random drawing. Winners will be notified by telephone, text message or email. Inability of Sponsor to contact winner by telephone, text message or email within seventy two (72) hours after selection, may result in disqualification of winner and an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing at Sponsor’s discretion. A valid proof of identification will be required to claim the prize.
Odds. The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received, according to the eligibility requirements in the Sweepstakes.
WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER WITH OR VANDALIZE ANY SPONSOR-OWNED WEBSITE OR MOBILE APPLICATION OR RELATED SOCIAL NETWORKING SITE, THE ENTRY PROCESS, OR OTHERWISE INTERFERE WITH OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CANCEL THE ENTRIES OF ANY SUCH ACTOR AND TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
General Terms. By entering this Sweepstakes, you promise to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor, which will be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to refuse, disqualify or withdraw any entry at any time. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, no change, modify, delete or extend all or any portion of these Official Rules. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately alter, circumvent, disrupt, damage any Sweepstakes-associated website or system , or undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes, is a violation of civil and criminal laws as to which Sponsor reserves all its rights. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes should fraud, virus, bug or other causes beyond control of Sponsor corrupt the administration, security or proper lay of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor will not be responsible for any injury, damage or loss of any kind arising out of your participation in the Sweepstakes. YOU AGREE TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE, AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS AND ASSIGNS FROM AND AGAINST ANY OR ALL CLAIMS, LOSSES, INJURIES, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES. Each Winner will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release within seven (7) business days of notification and in any event before receiving a Prize. Failure to return the executed Affidavit may result in forfeiture of Prize and selection of an alternative Prize Winner. Except where prohibited by law, by accepting a prize, winner grants Sponsor a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free license to use winner’s name, photograph, voice, and/or likeness without further authorization, compensation, or remuneration of any kind for advertising, promotion, and other publicity purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world.
Winner’s Name. The name of winners is available only within (30) days after the close of the Sweepstakes. To receive the name of the winners, where permitted by law, or a printed copy of the Sweepstakes Official Rules, please contact Sponsor by email at ‘email@example.com,’ or by visiting www.carbonefinefood.com/pages/sweepstakes.
Choice of Law. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity and interpretation of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor hereunder, will be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of New York.