Eligibility: 2014 Rio 2 Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") is open to legal residents of the forty eight (48) contiguous United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Employees of Avon Products, Inc. ("Avon" or "Sponsor"), its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, distributors, and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate families (spouse, and parent, child and sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and household members, whether or not related, of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is governed by U.S. law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void in Alaska and Hawaii and wherever restricted or prohibited.
Sweepstakes Period: Sweepstakes runs from February 14, 12:01 AM Eastern Time ("ET") to March 13, 11:59 PM ET ("Sweepstakes Period").
How to Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, go to Avon.com/Rio2 and complete and submit the entry form pursuant to the on-screen instructions. Limit one (1) entry per person/email address for the entire Sweepstakes. Multiple entries from the same person/email address will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or by any means that subvert the entry process will be void. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the entrant will be deemed the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. The "authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person to whom the email address is assigned by an internet service provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses.
Drawings: One (1) potential winner will be selected on or about April 15, 2014 in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Potential winner will be notified by email and will be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release as well any other documentation required by Sponsor and/or prize supplier within seven (7) days of date of issuance. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential winner is not in compliance with these rules, or Sponsor is unable to contact the potential winner within a reasonable time period, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor's discretion, an alternate potential winner may be selected. If the potential winner is at least 18 years old but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, prize may be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winner set forth herein.
Prize: One (1) winner will receive a trip for winner and three (3) guests (two (2) adults and up to two (2) children aged 11 years old or under on the date of travel) consisting of: (i) round-trip coach class air transportation from a major U.S. airport nearest winner's residence (as determined by Sponsor) to New York, NY (not to exceed $465 per person); (ii) roundtrip ground airport transfers in New York; (iii) two (2) nights' hotel accommodations in New York (one (1) room, family occupancy of two (2) double beds) (room rate and room tax only); (iv) continental breakfast for the family for two (2) days; (v) a private, three hour introductory lesson in animation & filmmaking for two (2) children aged 5 – 11 years old on the date of travel; and (vi) a $78 check, which winner can use towards food, drinks, tips, travel & spending money. Approximate retail value ("ARV") of the prize is $4,960. Actual value may vary based on city of departure and dates of travel. Any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value of the Prize Package will not be awarded in any form. Travel must be taken by April 30, 2015 or prize will be forfeited and Sponsor will have no further obligation to winner.
Additional Prize Restrictions: Travel must be made through Sponsor's agent, on a carrier of Sponsor's choice, at least 90 days prior to travel and must include a Saturday night stay. All costs and expenses related to prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being awarded are the responsibility of the winner, including, but not limited to, all federal state, provincial and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes), additional ground transportation, meals and gratuities. Travel must be round trip. Sponsor will determine airline and flight itinerary in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel cannot take place in September 2014. Blackout dates apply, including without limitation, major holidays and bank holidays. Additional blackout dates may apply. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Sweepstakes, and those set forth by the Sponsor's airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. Any minor must be accompanied on trip by minor's parent or legal guardian or with written permission from a minor child's parent or legal guardian to travel without him or her. Winner and guests must travel together on same itinerary. Winner and guests are responsible for obtaining all necessary travel documents. Travel companion (or, if a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of travel documents. If in the judgment of Sponsor air travel is not required due to winner's proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air travel at Sponsor's sole discretion and no compensation or substitution will be provided for different in prize value. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates. Travel cannot be changed once booked. Sponsor is not responsible if private lesson cannot take place for any reason, in which event that portion of prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided except as in Sponsor's sole discretion. Prize is non-transferable. Winner may not transfer, exchange or redeem any prize for cash. Winner may not substitute, assign or transfer the prize, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute the prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion.
Publicity Grant: By accepting a prize, except where prohibited by law, the winner agrees to the use by Sponsor and its designees of her/his and his/her children's or legal guardian's name, city and state, photo and/or likeness, statements and other personally identifiable information, in any manner, in any advertising and/or promotion activities related to this Sweepstakes, in any and all media, now or hereafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity, without further compensation, notification or permission.
General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) for any reason and at any time, including, but not limited to, should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor's sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries. If terminated, Sponsor may, at its discretion, select the winner from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding on all matters. Released Parties are not responsible for phone, electrical, network, computer, transmission, server hardware or software program malfunctions, failures or difficulties, including, without limitation, delay in and/or inability to access any website associated with the Sweepstakes, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether mechanical, technical, typographical, printing, human, computer, or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials (including these Official Rules). Released Parties are not responsible for lost, delayed, garbled, incomplete, inaccurate, misdirected or stolen entries or emails. Released Parties are not responsible for any damage to entrant's computer system or software that may be occasioned by participation in the Sweepstakes. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or who are in violation of these Official Rules or who act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void.
Release: By participating, entrants agree to defend, release and hold harmless the Sponsor, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, distributors, and advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, agents and employees (collectively, "Released Parties") from and against any and all claims, actions and/or liability for injuries and/or damages of any kind sustained, in whole or part, directly or indirectly, in connection with the Sweepstakes, and/or acceptance, use, or misuse of any prize awarded (including and travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property.
Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by applying the laws of New York and that it shall be resolved within and by the courts of that State; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, and in no event will entrant be permitted to obtain attorneys' fees or other legal costs; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed 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 (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.
Winner's Name: For the name of the winner, send a separate self-addressed, stamped envelope to Avon Products c/o Personal Care 777 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017 between April 15, 2014 and May 15, 2014.
Sponsor: Avon Products, Inc., 777 Third Avenue, NY 10017.
This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored or administered by 20th Century Fox Film Corporation.