Diageo L. A. Chargers Ticket Sweepstakes 2021

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  A purchase will not increase your chance of winning.  This SWEEPSTAKES is open only to legal U.S. residents of the State of CALIFORNIA Who are 21 years of age or older at time of entry.  Void elsewhere and where prohibited or restricted by law. 

  1. Eligibility: The Diageo L.A. Chargers Ticket Sweepstakes 2021 (the “SWEEPSTAKES”) is open only to legal U.S. residents of the State of California who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry.  Void elsewhere and where prohibited or restricted by law.  Persons in any of the following categories are not eligible to participate or win a prize:  (a) persons who are employees or agents of Diageo Americas, Inc. (“Sponsor”), HP2 Promotions (“Administrator”), their respective parent companies, affiliates, divisions, subsidiaries, suppliers, distributors and the service agencies or independent contractors of any of the above organizations; (b) suppliers, importers, wholesalers, distributors or retailers of alcohol beverage products; (c) individuals engaged in the development of, the production or distribution of materials for, or the implementation of this Sweepstakes; (d) persons who are employees or agents of Chargers Football Company, LLC (“Chargers”), the NFL Entities (defined as NFL Enterprises LLC, NFL Properties LLC, the National Football League, its member professional football clubs, NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Ventures, L.P., NFL International LLC and NFL Productions LLC), their respective parent companies, affiliates, divisions, subsidiaries, suppliers, and the service agencies or independent contractors of any of the above organizations; or (e) agents, officers, representatives, employees of, persons in the immediate family of, or persons living in the same household as any person in any of the preceding categories.  An immediate family member includes, but is not limited to, a spouse, parent, sibling, child, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, and all lineal descendants, including those by adoption.  Subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.    Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and HP2 Promotions (the independent judging organization) which shall be final and binding in all respects.  All federal, state and local laws apply.  This Sweepstakes is not sponsored by the Chargers.

  1. Sweepstakes Period: Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 A.M. PT on September 1, 2021 and ends at 11:59:59 P.M. PT on December 1, 2021 (“Sweepstakes Period”).
  1. How to Enter: There is one (1) way to enter this Sweepstakes.

Entry Method – Website (Accessed by Scanning Code):  During the Sweepstakes Period, look for the QR Code®* on Point of Sale advertising materials in-store at wine/spirits shops and other retail locations where Diageo spirits products are sold.

You are NOT required to purchase Diageo spirits products in order to enter the Sweepstakes.  Scanning the QR Code® from your handset (smart phone) will take you to a website, https://hp2win.com/CHARGERS21OL/ (“Website”)†.  After verifying your age, complete and submit the entry form with all required information, including your name, date of birth, mailing address, e-mail address, and your agreement to these Official Rules. (Scanning the QR Code® alone will NOT result in entry; you must also complete and submit the entry form on the Website to enter the Sweepstakes).  Internet access and a valid e-mail address are required to enter the Sweepstakes.  You may be charged for wireless Internet access according to the terms of your plan with your cellular or “wi-fi” provider.  All entries must be received no later than 11:59:59 p.m. PT on December 1, 2021.  Receipt of entry may be acknowledged but such acknowledgment does not constitute any representation of eligibility for the Sweepstakes nor is it otherwise binding upon Sponsor.  All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.  No alterations or forged entries are permitted.  All entrants must have handset and digital service which is compatible with QR Code® technology as well as allowing for Internet access in order to enter the Sweepstakes.  Prize will be awarded to the name corresponding to the e-mail address provided on the entry form.  Third party usage fees may apply.  Please consult your wireless service provider regarding your pricing plan BEFORE entering the Sweepstakes.  Not all wireless providers feature necessary service to participate in the Sweepstakes via this Entry Method.  Check your phone capabilities for specific instructions as to scanning QR Code® and wireless Internet access. Wireless Internet access is not available in all areas.

You may also enter the Sweepstakes by accessing https://hp2win.com/CHARGERS21OL/ directly without scanning the QR Code.®    

*QR Code® is a registered trademark of Denso Wave Incorporated and is used herein solely for reference purposes. No endorsement, sponsorship or other affiliation is intended or implied by such use. 

Entrants’ personal information will only be used for purposes of Sweepstakes administration unless an entrant expressly consents beforehand in writing to such other use by Sponsor. For more information, please review Diageo’s Privacy & Cookie Notice at https://footer.diageohorizon.com/dfs/assets/www.diageo.com/PrivacyPolicy_en.html?locale=en-gb and Diageo’s Conditions of Use at https://footer.diageohorizon.com/dfs/assets/www.diageo.com/TnC_en.html?locale=en-gb.   

In the event of any discrepancy between the privacy and cookie notice and these Official Rules, the privacy cookie and notice shall control and govern; in the event of any discrepancy between the conditions of use and these Official Rules, the conditions of use shall control and govern. 

  1. Entry Restrictions: Limit one (1) entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period, regardless of the method of entry.  Violation of this entry limit will result in only the initial entry being accepted.  Automated entries are prohibited, and any use of such automated devices will cause disqualification. But Sponsor reserves the right to void all entries (and disqualify any entrant from the Sweepstakes altogether as well as to prohibit such entrant from participating in future or other promotions offered by Sponsor) if Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that a given person has engaged in egregious, blatant or repeated violations of the entry limit. Proof of submission of entry does not constitute proof of receipt of same or proof of entry. All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor. Sponsor and its agencies (as well as NFL Entities) assume no responsibility for late, lost, incomplete, damaged, late or lost entries due to data or computer glitches or other programming/technological/electronic error, malfunction or failure of any kind, regardless of cause; and, all such entries are void.  Data rates may apply to entries submitted via mobile device.
  2. Prize:

One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded.  Grand Prize winner will receive up to twenty (20) suite tickets for winner and 19 eligible guests to the Thursday, December 16, 2021 LA Chargers Home game at SoFi Stadium (vs. Kansas City), includes food and non-alcohol beverages. Tickets are ONLY valid for the December 16, 2021 game. Suite location is of Sponsor’s sole discretion, venue restrictions apply and use of the tickets is subject to the ticket terms and conditions. Tickets are NOT intended for re-sale. Winner and guest(s) must all behave appropriately while at the game (including compliance with all Chargers policies, including but not limited to venue policies designed to prevent the spread of COVID-19/Coronavirus; e.g., mask-wearing) or prize will be terminated (i.e., person[s] behaving inappropriately will be ejected) without compensation of any kind. If the winner attends the game with less than 19 guests, tickets will only be awarded in increments appropriate for the actual number of attendees and no substitute prize or compensation will be awarded. Winner’s guest(s) must be 21 years of age or older. Approximate retail value: up to $10,000.00.

ONE (1) First Prize will be awarded. First Prize winner will receive up to four (4) tickets to the Thursday, December 16, 2021 LA Chargers Home game at SoFi Stadium (vs. Kansas City). Tickets are ONLY valid for the December 16, 2021 game. Seat location is of Sponsor’s sole discretion, venue restrictions apply and use of the tickets is subject to the ticket terms and conditions. Tickets are NOT intended for re-sale.  Winner and guest(s) must all behave appropriately while at the game (including compliance with all Chargers policies, including but not limited to venue policies designed to prevent the spread of COVID-19/Coronavirus; e.g., mask-wearing) or prize will be terminated (i.e., person[s] behaving inappropriately will be ejected) without compensation of any kind. If the winner attends the game with less than 3 guests, tickets will only be awarded in increments appropriate for the actual number of attendees and no substitute prize or compensation will be awarded. Winner’s guest(s) must be 21 years of age or older. Approximate retail value: up to $1,000.00.

ONE (1) Second Prize will be awarded. Second Prize winner will receive one (1) LA Chargers Home Jersey, one (1) LA Chargers Hat, and one (1) Crown Royal-branded wireless speaker. Prize elements to be selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If any prize element is declined by Second Prize winner, Sponsor’s liability shall be limited to the remaining elements of the Second Prize. Approximate retail value: $500.00.

Prizes consist of only the items specifically listed as part of the prize.  Prize details not specified herein shall be determined solely by Sponsor. Actual prize value may vary. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, by Sponsor. No alcohol is awarded in any prize. All of Grand and First Prize winner’s guests at the game must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older before game date.  Guest(s) of Grand and First Prize winners must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of tickets. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, mutilated or stolen prizes, including but not limited to tickets. Sponsor is not responsible if the game is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, or for issues arising from the operation and management of the game, in which event the prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided except as in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  In the event the game is cancelled or postponed, Sponsor will have no obligation to award compensation in lieu thereof.

Taxes on the prize are the winner’s sole responsibility.  If value of the prize is $600 or more, the winner will be issued W-9 IRS Tax Form with the Affidavit of Eligibility and Release and a subsequent 1099 IRS Form.  Upon receipt of the prize, the winner shall be required to comply with any and all applicable federal, state and local law, rules and regulations.  Limit one (1) prize per household for this Sweepstakes and any other Diageo Sweepstakes with any NFL team/the NFL which is conducted between September 1, 2021 and December 1, 2021. 

  1. Winner Determination/Odds: Winners will be determined in a random drawing on or about December 2, 2021 by HP2 Promotions, an independent judging organization, whose decisions will be final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning will be determined by the total number of eligible entries received.  Winners will be notified by email and/or phone (specific method[s] of notification being of Sponsor’s sole choosing) on or about December 2, 2021 and will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability release within indicated time period† or prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to another winner at Sponsor’s sole discretion (in the case of Grand and First Prizes, time permitting).  In the event of noncompliance with this requirement or if potential winner cannot be contacted within indicated time period† for any reason, prize will be forfeited without compensation of any kind and an alternate winner may be selected (in the case of Grand and First Prizes, time permitting). 

†The applicable time periods are as follows:

    • Signing Affidavit and Release: for Grand and First Prizes, within two (2) days of notification (or such shorter amount of time as may be indicated thereon); for Second Prize, within five (5) business days of notification.
    • Notification of Winners: for Grand and First Prizes, within one (1) day(or such shorter amount of time as may be indicated thereon); for Second Prize, within ten (10) days .
  1. General Conditions: Entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes an entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to abide by and accept the terms and conditions of these Official Rules.  No prize substitution except at Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Prize is not redeemable/exchangeable for cash.  Prize is not transferable except with Sponsor’s prior consent which may be granted or withheld in its sole discretion without liability of any kind.  All federal, state and local taxes on the prize are the winner’s sole responsibility.  By accepting the prize, the winner waives the right to assert as a cost of winning the prize, any and all costs of redemption or travel to redeem the prize and any and all liability that might arise from redeeming or seeking to redeem the prize.  All costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use that are not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. For Grand and First Prize winners, such costs/expenses include but are not limited to souvenirs and travel to/from SoFi Stadium for the game on December 16. Prize/prize-related materials will only be sent to a street address within the State of California.

Sponsor makes no warranties, and hereby disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning the prize furnished in connection with the Sweepstakes.  WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, THE PRIZE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND SPONSOR HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE ONLY WARRANTIES ON THE PRIZE (IF ANY) ARE THOSE OF THE CORRESPONDING PRIZE SUPPLIER. 

  1. Release: In exchange for the right to participate in the Sweepstakes, the winner agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, Chargers, NFL Entities, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion 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 out of participation in or in connection with the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.  Released Parties are not responsible for technical, hardware, network connections or incomplete or delayed computer transmissions, regardless of cause. The releases hereunder are intended to apply to all claims not known or suspected to exist with the intent of waiving the effect of laws requiring the intent to release future unknown claims.
  1. Online/Website Entry Conditions: In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address provided on entry form.  The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the e-mail address by an internet access provider, online service, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses.  Sponsor and its agencies (as well as NFL Entities) are not responsible for lost, late, damaged, illegible, misdirected, incomplete entries, or for entries not received due to lost, failed, delayed or interrupted connections or miscommunications, or to other electronic malfunctions, delays, or errors of any kind in the transmission or receipt of entries; or for defect of any kind which prevents a person from properly accessing the Sweepstakes online/website (including the QR Code® being misprinted, damaged, defective, irregular or otherwise non-functional).  Sponsor and its agencies (as well as NFL Entities) are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by online/website visitors or by any human or technological error that may occur in the processing of entries in this Sweepstakes.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend all or a portion of the Sweepstakes, should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond control of the Sponsor corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes.
  1. Improper Conduct: Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may disqualify any entrant from participation in or use of any or all portions of this Sweepstakes, and refuse to award the prize if any entrant engages in any conduct Sponsor deems to be improper, unfair, otherwise adverse to the operation of the Sweepstakes or detrimental to other entrants of the Sweepstakes.  Such improper conduct includes, without limitation, falsifying personal information required during entrant registration or prize claim, violating any term or condition stated here, accumulating entries through methods such as automated computer scripts or any other programming techniques, allowing others to use an entrant’s personal information for the purpose of accumulating entries, or intentionally trying to defraud, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise tamper with the computer programs/technology in connection with this Sweepstakes.  Entrants agree that Sponsor may void the prize that an entrant may have won and/or require the return of the prize that an entrant may have won as a result of such improper conduct.  Entrants further acknowledge that any forfeiture of the prize and/or return of the prize shall in no way prevent Sponsor from pursuing other avenues of recourse such as criminal or civil proceedings in connection with such conduct.
  1. Sponsor’s Rights: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, abbreviate, or suspend this Sweepstakes should it be compromised by computer virus, program bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor, including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state or local government law, order or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, without any compensation or liability to any entrant.  Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical, technical, or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the promotion or in the announcement of the prizes.  In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of the official rules, the official rules shall prevail, govern and control.

Sponsor and its agencies (as well as Chargers and the NFL Entities) assume no responsibility for any damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile device which is occasioned by participating in the Sweepstakes or for any computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, delayed computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature.  Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Sponsor and its agencies (as well as the Chargers and the NFL Entities) are not responsible for lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet service providers, or other connections; or for miscommunications, failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions; or for any technical malfunctions, failures, difficulties or other errors of any kind or nature; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information.  The preceding expressly includes but is not limited to any communications sent by or sent to Sponsor (including attempted use of the QR Code®) which is not properly and timely received and accessible by Sponsor or its agencies for any reason.  Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.  Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Sweepstakes is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control have destroyed or severely undermined or to any degree impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper play and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein.  If the Sweepstakes is modified, terminated or suspended, Sponsor will select the winners from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to the action taken by Sponsor or otherwise in a manner determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion to be fair, appropriate, and consistent with these Official Rules.  Inclusion in such drawing shall be each entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy under such circumstances, and, if not feasible, Sponsor shall not have any liability of any kind.  Only the type and quantity of prizes described in these Official Rules (i.e., three [3] prizes) is available to be won in the Sweepstakes.  These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued in accordance with law by duly authorized representatives of Sponsor.  The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.  In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

  1. Winners List: For the names of the prize winners send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: “CHARGERS21OL”, P.O. Box 40216, Phoenix, AZ 85067, to be postmarked by January 3, 2022 and received by January 18, 2022.

Sponsor: Diageo Americas, Inc., New York, NY.

Diageo, New York, NY.

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The National Football League, its member professional football clubs, including but not limited to Chargers Football Company, LLC, NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Properties LLC, NFL Enterprises LLC, NFL Productions LLC, and NFL International LLC and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees (collectively, the “NFL Entities”) will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this sweepstakes or any prize awarded. The NFL Entities have not offered or sponsored this sweepstakes in any way.

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Last Updated on August 31, 2021 12:37 PM