Sponsor: This True Lemon Sweepstakes(the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by True Citrus Co., 11501 Pocomoke Court, Suite D, Baltimore MD 21220 (“Sponsor”). Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission and processing of entries and the overall administration of the Sweepstakes. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Sweepstakes.
Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the entry date, unless otherwise prohibited by federal, state, or local law. Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective members, officers, directors and employees, and members of their immediate families and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes. Only one (1) Sweepstakes entry per individual is allowed.
Entry Period: The True Lemon Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal U.S. residents who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry. Employees of True Lemon and other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, as well as their subsidiaries, parents, affiliates, and the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible to enter. By entering the Sweepstakes, you unconditionally accept and agree to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor whose decisions shall be final and legally binding in all respects.
Entry: The entry period for the Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes Period") begins at 12:01 AM Eastern Standard Time on March 10th, 2022, and ends at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time on March 30th, 2022. All entries must be received by Sponsor by 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time on March 31st, 2022 (the "Entry Deadline"). Sponsor's database clock will be the official timekeeper for the Sweepstakes.
How to Enter: The Sweepstakes must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided at https://try.truelemon.com/march-to-the-beat/. The entry must fulfil all requirements of the Sweepstakes, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications of the Sweepstakes may be disqualified at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules of the Sweepstakes, your submission may be disqualified at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
Mail-In Entry Method: Enter by legibly hand printing on a 3”x 5” or 4" x 6" postcard, in black or blue ink, your first name, last name, mailing address, city, state, zip, day and evening phone numbers with area code, e-mail address (if available) and date of birth. Must include the title "True Lemon New Years Sweepstakes" and a brief summary of our True Lemon Kids has become a staple in your life. Mail each postcard separately in a hand-printedfirst-class stamped #10 business-size envelope to: True Citrus Company, 11501 Pocomoke Court, Suite #D, Baltimore, MD 21220. The return address on the envelope must also be hand-printed with the sender’s full name and address. Rubber stamped or Commercial printed return address labels will void the entry. All mail-in entries must be postmarked by March 25th, 2022 and received by March 31st, 2022. Typed, computer-generated, or otherwise mechanically reproduced postcards, and outer envelopes are NOT allowed and will not be accepted. Proof of sending a submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for mail that is lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, illegible, stolen, damaged, or misdirected. Postage due mail entries will be disqualified. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
REQUIREMENTS OF ENTRIES:
An Entry may not contain, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, any content that:
- Is sexually explicit; unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; or profane or pornographic;
- Contains nudity;
- Promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, e-cigarettes, or firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; or any particular political agenda or message;
- Is obscene or offensive;
- Endorses any form of hate or hate group;
- Appears to duplicate any other submitted Entry;
- Defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
- Contains trademarks, logos or trade dress (such as distinctive packaging or building exteriors/interiors) owned by others, without permission;
- Contains any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, email addresses or street addresses;
- Contains copyrighted materials owned by others, (including, without limitation photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies, or other media), without permission;
- Contains any individual other than you and/or any materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without providing legal releases for such use in a form satisfactory to Sponsor;
- Contains look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead;
- Communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and/or
- Violates any law.
By submitting an Entry, you represent and warrant that your Entry is original to you, that the Entry has not been previously published, and that neither it nor its contents infringes upon or violates the rights of any third party. By submitting an Entry, you hereby grant permission for your Entry to be posted on [specific websites] or any other website. You agree that Sweepstakes Parties are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Entries by third parties. Sponsor may screen all submissions received during the Sweepstakes Period. You agree that you will not use the Entry for any other purpose, including, without limitation, posting the Entry to any online social networks (other than for entry into this Sweepstakes), without the express consent of Sponsor in each instance.
By submitting an Entry, you acknowledge and agree that: (1) Sponsor may receive other Entries in the Sweepstakes that may be similar or identical to the Entry submitted by you, (2) you waive any and all claims you may have had, may have, and/or may have in the future, that any other Entry reviewed and/or used by a Sponsor may be similar to your Entry and (3) you understand that you will not be entitled to any compensation because of Sponsor’s use of such other similar or identical material.
Except where prohibited by law, by submitting an Entry, you grant the Sweepstakes Parties a perpetual, irrevocable, exclusive, fully paid-up and royalty-free, worldwide license to use, modify, delete from, add to, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce and translate your Entry, including, without limitation, the right to distribute all or part of your Entry, you grant Sweepstakes Parties the right to print, publish, broadcast, and use worldwide in any media, now known or later developed, your name, portrait, voice, likeness, city and state of residence, and biographical information for any purpose, including, but not limited to, in all advertisements, publicity, and other communications, worldwide, in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law.
Use of any robotic, automatic programmed, or similar entry method or entering more than the number of times permitted will void all Entries and result in disqualification. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent these Official Rules. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means which subvert the entry process are void. Entries will be considered to be entered by the authorized Instagram account holder, as applicable, at time of entry and he/she must comply with these Official Rules and the Instagram, as applicable. The authorized account holder is deemed as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online services provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the email address.
Winner Selection, Notification and Verification: Sponsor will conduct a random drawing of 3 people on Friday, April 1st, 2022.
Odds of winning depend on the number of Entries received. Potential winners will be notified by direct message through Instagram or by email and must sign and return any required verification forms (such as, but not necessarily limited to, an affidavit of eligibility and a liability release) within five (5) days of the date notice is sent or such other date set by Sponsor. Failure to respond within the specified time period will result in forfeiture of the prize, and Sponsor shall have the option to award the prize by randomly drawing an alternate winner from among all remaining eligible Entries. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may attempt to contact up to 100 potential winners of each prize in accordance with the above procedure, after which the prize may go unawarded, if it remains unclaimed. If a prize is awarded but goes unclaimed or is forfeited by the winner, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, elect not to re-award the prize. The return of any prize notification or prize as undeliverable may result in disqualification, and an alternate winner may be selected as outlined above. All income taxes resulting from acceptance of a prize are the responsibility of the winner. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission to the Sweepstakes Parties to use a prize winner's name, likeness and biographical information for marketing purposes without further compensation or right of approval, unless prohibited by law. Prizes will be awarded only upon winner redemption, confirmation, verification and final approval by Sponsor.
PRIZES: 3 prizes are to be awarded:
- One (1) Visa gift card, with an Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of 500 dollars and 00 cents ($500.00) and 10 True Citrus products of choice, each with an ARV of 3 dollars and 99 cents ($3.99) to 5 dollars and 99 cents ($5.99).
- Two (2) Visa gift cards, each with an Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of 100 dollars and 00 cents ($100.00) and 10 True Citrus products of choice, each with an ARV of 3 dollars and 99 cents ($3.99) to 5 dollars and 99 cents ($5.99).
PRIZE LIMITATIONS: No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, or programming errors or any other reason causes more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing from among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible Entries. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, stolen, damaged, delayed, or undelivered prizes. No prize substitution, cash equivalent of a prize, or transfer or assignment of a prize (or portion hereof) is permitted, except by Sponsor which reserves the right to substitute any prize (or portion thereof) with a prize of comparable or greater value, in its sole discretion. The winner is responsible for all taxes, fees, and other expenses associated with prize receipt and/or use. ALL PRIZES ARE GIVEN AWAY BY SPONSOR "AS IS." SPONSOR DOES NOT MAKE AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT) WITH REGARD TO ANY PRIZE. All prize details shall be determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion. The ARV of each prize represents Sponsor's good faith determination, which is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of a prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize.
GENERAL TERMS: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants warrant and represent that none of the material submitted or posted infringes upon or otherwise violates the copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other intellectual or proprietary rights of any person or entity and that they have fully complied with the Official Rules. Prize acceptance constitutes permission (except where prohibited) to use winners’ name, likeness and entry (in whole or in part) for publicity purposes in all forms of media including the worldwide Internet without additional compensation, notification or permission. ENTRANTS AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF THE JUDGES AND TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, RETAILERS OF TRUE LEMON, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING, PROMOTION, JUDGING AGENCIES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, PRIZE SUPPLIERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS FROM AND AGAINST ANY LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY CLAIMS, COSTS, INJURIES, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE PURCHASE, DESIGN OR PHOTO OF TRUE LEMON PRODUCTS OR ANY DISPUTES ARISING WITH THE PERSON OR ENTITY RESPONSIBLE FOR PHOTOGRAPHING THE TRUE LEMON PRODUCTS AND/OR DOWNLOADING, ACCESSING OR SUBMISSION OF ENTRY MATERIALS. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that Sponsor shall have the right to use all personal information provided to Sponsor. Participants, by participating in this Sweepstakes, hereby waive and release, and agree to hold harmless the Sponsor, distributors and retailers of True Lemon products, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents, from and against, any and all rights, claims and causes of action whatsoever that they may have, or which may arise, against any of them for any liability for any matter, cause of thing whatsoever, including but not limited to any injury, loss, damage, whether direct, compensatory, incidental or consequential, to person, including death and property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from their acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize in the Sweepstakes, or their participation in the Sweepstakes, or their participation in any Sweepstakes or prize related activity, or any travel related to the Sweepstakes, or any travel for any prize related activity. Sponsor and its agents are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete or illegible entries or Internet technical, hardware, software, telephone, or transmission failures of any kind, which may limit a person's ability to enter the Sweepstakes. Sponsor and its agents are not responsible for any injury or damage to entrants’ or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from entering or downloading any materials in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes on Instagram should a computer virus, unauthorized intervention or other cause corrupt the integrity or proper conduct of the promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant found to be disrupting the operation of the Sweepstakes or its web site. If the integrity of the Internet portion of the Sweepstakes is compromised in any manner, Sponsor reserves the right to modify Sweepstakes and judge winners from valid entries received that are unaffected by the problem. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of any online entrant, entrant will be deemed the individual named on the online entry form.
CHOICE OF LAW AND FORUM: Entrant agrees that all matters arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes and the Official Rules are governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Maryland, without giving effect to any of its conflict of laws provisions thereof. Entrant further agrees that any legal suit, action, or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes and the Official Rules shall be brought exclusively in the applicable federal or state courts located in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS INSTAGRAM, SWEEPSTAKES PARTIES AND THE RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AND AGENTS OF EACH, FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND TO PERSONS, INCLUDING DEATH, AND PROPERTY, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, WHICH MAY BE DUE TO OR ARISE OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, OR THE ACCEPTANCE, USE/MISUSE OR POSSESSION OF PRIZES, OR ANY PRIZE-RELATED TRAVEL OR ACTIVITY. YOU WAIVE ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
DISCLAIMER: Sweepstakes Parties are not responsible for late, lost, incomplete, corrupted, stolen, garbled, damaged, delayed, undelivered or misdirected Entries, all of which are void. Sweepstakes Parties are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in these Official Rules or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual that tampers with the entry process. Sponsor also reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate, suspend, cancel or modify the Sweepstakes (including, without limitation, awarding a prize from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received as of the date of termination using the judging procedure outlined above) if this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to any reason, including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, fraud, unauthorized intervention, technical failures or other causes that may corrupt or impair the integrity, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes Parties are not responsible or liable for any events which may cause errors and/or the Sweepstakes to be stopped, including but not limited to any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, nor are they responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone, network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or cable, satellite, or Internet service providers, computer equipment, software or any other failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to your or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes Parties are not responsible for computer, mechanical, technical, electronic, network or other errors or problems, including any errors or problems that may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of Entries, or in any other Sweepstakes-related materials. Sponsor may stop you from participating in this Sweepstakes if you violate the Official Rules or act, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, (a) in a manner Sponsor determines to be not fair; (b) with an intent to annoy, threaten or harass any other entrant, or Sponsor; or (c) in any other disruptive manner. In the event that the Sweepstakes is challenged by any legal or regulatory authority, Sponsor reserves the right to discontinue or modify the Sweepstakes, or to disqualify participants residing in the affected geographic areas. In such event, Sweepstakes Parties shall have no liability to any participants who are disqualified due to such an action.
CAUTION: ANY ACT OR ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SWEEPSTAKES PARTIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY INDIVIDUAL(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR SAID ATTEMPT.
DISCLAIMER: The True Lemon Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram and Facebook.