Breakfast the Internet Sweepstakes

Official Rules

 

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

 

VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON the number of eligible entries received.


BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH FORM A BINDING CONTRACT. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITY OBLIGATIONS ON THE PART OF ENTRANT AND A LIMITATION OF ENTRANT'S RIGHTS AND REMEDIES. 

 

ELIGIBILITY: Open to all currently enrolled students at a college or university in the 50 United States and District of Columbia and who are at least the legal age of majority in the state in which they reside at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, administrator, distributors, sales representatives, retailers, advertising, and members of the immediate families (parent, child, sibling or spouse of any of the foregoing) or households of any of the above are NOT eligible. This Contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.


SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Breakfast the Internet Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 8:00 a.m. ET on January 27, 2020 and ends at 5:00 p.m. ET on March 31, 2020 ("Sweepstakes Period"). Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Contest.

 

HOW TO ENTER:  Students will post pictures to Instagram with a short description explaining how you do breakfast and include the following information: #BreakfasttheInternet, #{insert full name of college or university at which student is enrolled}.  Entrants must ensure that their Instagram account is “public” so that it’s postings are viewable by Sponsor. Creating an Instagram account is free. By creating an account, entrants will be required to agree to the Instagram terms of service and privacy policy.

 

The Submission must be the original work of entrant and may not have been previously published and must follow the following guidelines:

  1. must contain the #BreakfasttheInternet, #{insert name of college or university at which student is enrolled} hashtags. Any submission that does not contain these hashtags will not be eligible
  2. Photo must not include content that violates any third-party rights, including, but not limited to, copyrights or trademark rights;
  3. Photo must not include defamatory or threatening language or content, content that is sexually explicit, obscene, indecent or that promotes alcohol, tobacco, or drug use;
  4. If the photo includes individuals other than entrant, entrant must obtain all other individuals’ permission to include them in the photograph
  5. Photo must not include any personally identifiable information about the entrant or any other person, such as last name, address, phone number, email address or other contact information

 

There is a limit of one (1) entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period. Subsequent attempts and/or entries made by the same individual to submit multiple entries using multiple or false contact information or otherwise may be disqualified. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor will not use personal information obtained through your entry, except in connection with this Sweepstakes.

 

Entrants may earn one (1) additional entry in the Sweepstakes by adding a hashtag in the Submission post with your favorite time to eat breakfast.  Choose from:  #MorningBreakfast, #AfternoonBreakfast, #EveningBreakfast, #LateNightBreakfast.

 

PRIZES:         

Prizes

The total ARV of all prizes is $4,500.

 

The school with the most posts during the Sweepstakes Period will receive a $2,000 donation and a special free Breakfast event hosted on the school’s campus by the Sponsor.

 

WINNER SELECTION:  The first 200 students across the United States to post a picture with the correct hashtag will win a $20 Amazon gift card.  Sponsor’s advertising agency will conduct the random Grand Prize drawing on April 1 to select the one (1) Grand Prize Winner.  Prospective prize winners will be notified approximately five (5) days after the drawing, using the information provided during entry.

 

Entities are not responsible for false, incorrect, changed, incomplete or illegible contact information. The prospective prize winners will be required to provide proof of identity, verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Prizes will be delivered via email within ten (10) days after return of any written and notarized Affidavits and Publicity Releases ("Affidavits") as well as any other documents which may be required by Sponsor, all of which must be received fully-executed within seven (7) days of receipt or such prospective prize winner may be disqualified and an alternate prospective prize winner may be selected.  

EACH PRIZE IS AWARDED "AS IS" SUBJECT TO MANUFACTURER’S WARRANTY ONLY, WHERE APPLICABLE. SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR MAKE NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITHOUT LIMITATION AND EXPRESSLY EXCLUDE ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NONINFRINGEMENT.

 

The odds of winning the grand prize depend on the number of entries. All expenses associated with receipt or use of any prize not expressly stated herein, are the sole responsibility of the winners. All federal, state and local taxes, and any other charges, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winners.

 

Prizes are non-transferable. No cash redemptions or substitutions permitted, except by Sponsor, who may, in its sole discretion, substitute a prize, or any portion thereof, of equal or greater value.

Gift cards are not redeemable for cash and will not be replaced if lost or stolen. Gift card usage is subject to the issuing company’s complete terms and conditions, including expiration dates.

 

By entering, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by the Official Rules, Sponsor's privacy policy, site usage terms, and by the decisions of the judges, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.  

 

RELEASE: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants do hereby release, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor, Instagram, Administrator and its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/Sweepstakes agencies, and prize suppliers and each such company’s officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising from or in connection with participation in the Contest, or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize.

GENERAL CONDITIONS:  Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes if any fraud, virus, technical failures or any other factor beyond problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper play of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes in a random drawing from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment or take such other action deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to award only the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules. No more than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules will be awarded. The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, stolen, illegible, misdirected, or non-delivered orders, Website or other connections availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, or miscommunications, or failed computer, network, telephone, satellite, or cable hardware, software or lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY:  The Released Parties are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Website users, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or tampering with or hacking of Website. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds may be tampering with the entry process or operation of the Sweepstakes or Website, may be acting in violation of the terms of the Website or may be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to threaten, abuse or harass any other person. Any attempt to deliberately damage any Website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor or its agents. IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING AGENCIES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ENTRANT'S ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SWEEPSTAKES INTERNET SITE OR DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.


INSTAGRAM DISCLAIMER: This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. By participating in this Sweepstakes, you hereby release Instagram from any claim, allegation, loss or liability of any kind.  

 

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 appropriate courts in the State of Arkansas; (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, but in no event attorneys’ fees; 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. By entering, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Arkansas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.  By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in Washington County, Arkansas.

PRIVACY POLICY: Any personally identifiable information collected during an entrant's participation in this Sweepstakes will be collected by Sponsor and used by Sponsor, their respective affiliates, agents and marketers only for purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the Sweepstakes as described in these Official Rules. Sponsor's privacy rules may be viewed at http://www.tyson.com/Corporate/PrivacyPolicy.aspx

SPONSOR: Tyson Foods, Inc., 2200 W. Don Tyson Parkway, Springdale, AR 72762.

 

ADMINISTRATOR:  Marlin Co., 305 W. Mill Street, Suite 300, Springfield, MO 68506.

All names and trademarks related to prizes awarded under this Sweepstakes are the property of the respective owners. Other than Sponsor, companies associated with the prizes provided under this Sweepstakes do not endorse, sponsor and are not otherwise affiliated with this Sweepstakes. Prizes pictured in any point-of-sale, online, television and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other materials are for illustrative purposes only. All details and other restrictions of prizes not set forth in these Official Rules will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and will be provided to the applicable prize winner upon award of the prize.