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DOUBLE-COLA REWARDS PROGRAM
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
May 1, 2013
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY. By reviewing these Terms and Conditions, checking the "I ACCEPT" on the registration page and participating, you agree to the following terms and conditions governing the Double-Cola Rewards Program. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions do not check the box or participate in the program.
A. Overview of the Double-Cola Rewards ProgramDouble-Cola Rewards Program (the "Program") is a program sponsored by Double-Cola, Co., -USA, a Georgia corporation ("Company") through which individuals can collect points by entering claim codes from specially marked packages of selected Company products, available while supplies last, as set forth below.
Individuals can redeem their points for merchandise or rewards available on www.rewardmythirst.com (the "Website").
B. EligibilityThe Program is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of enrollment. The Program is void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary.
Employees and non-employee workers of Company, and its related companies, including bottlers, subsidiaries, affiliates, and any agencies and companies involved in the development or execution of the Program, and household members of each such person (hereinafter referred to as “Employee”) may participate under the following condition: the total number of codes an Employee can redeem in the current Program Period is capped at 2000. Note: Attempted violation of this rule will result in disqualification from the Program and is grounds for disciplinary action. Employees and non-employee workers of Company, its related companies, including bottlers, subsidiaries, affiliates, and agents and agencies, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such person are not eligible to participate in any Sweepstakes, Instant Win Game or Contest of any kind offered by Company.
This program is provided to individuals only. Corporations, associations, or other groups may not participate in the Program. It is fraudulent for any individual or company, association, or group to direct, encourage, or allow individuals to use a single account for the purpose of accumulating points for combined use.
All questions or disputes regarding eligibility for the Program, collecting or redemption of points, or a Participant's compliance with these Terms and Conditions will be resolved by Company in its sole discretion.
C. Enrolling in the ProgramIndividuals age 18 and older who meet the eligibility requirements may enroll in the Program on the Website. To enroll, click on the "I’m Not a Member Yet" link and follow the links and instructions to create an account ("Account"). An individual must have a unique valid e-mail address to create an account. Once participants register for a new Account, they will be enrolled in the program ("Participants"). Limit one (1) Account per person, five (5) Accounts per household and ten (10) Accounts per physical address. The person who is the authorized e-mail account holder of the e-mail address indicated when registering will be deemed the Participant. The Company is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information supplied by Participants while participating in the Program. The number of points collected by such Participant will be recorded and tracked in the Participant's Account.
D. Duration of ProgramThe current phase of the Program begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("EST") on January 1, 2013 and is scheduled to end at 11:59 p.m. EST on December, 31 2013 (the “Program Period”). Company reserves the right to shorten, extend, suspend, modify, or cancel the Program Period, at its discretion, at any time. Claim codes may be entered at any time during the duration of the Program Period and participants will be able to redeem points at any time as set forth in Section F below during the Program Period. Participants can collect points by the methods set forth in Section E below. Company may expire points upon reasonable notice to participant.
E. Collecting PointsCollect points by purchasing and entering claim codes from packages of selected Double Cola products, at any time during the Program Period, available while supplies last. Claim codes may also be obtained by contacting Company via telephone or email and requesting a claim code or through other methods as offered from time to time, including but not limited to, scratch tickets or instant win games. Locate the claim code under the cap of the 20-oz bottles or inside the carton of selected Double Cola products and go to the Website during the Program Period (or shorter period, if indicated) and follow the links and instructions to either register by clicking on the "I’m Not a Member Yet" link (as set forth above) or Sign In (if you have already registered). After registering/signing in, enter the claim codes within the Program Period for the purpose of accumulating points for Rewards.
The odds of winning Rewards by collecting and entering claim codes or through other methods, including but not limited to, scratch tickets or instant win games, can be found here along with approximate retail values of the Rewards. The Company reserves the right to change the odds of winning Rewards at any time during the Program without notice to Participants. Participants should contact Company for the most up to date odds of winning Rewards. Points collected through other methods including but not limited to, scratch tickets or instant win games, may vary in value. Company reserves the right to add additional products or merchandise or remove products or merchandise from the Program during the Program Period. No substitution, exchange or transfer of Rewards by Participants is allowed. Company reserves the right to substitute any Reward for one of equal or greater value. Claim codes can only be used one (1) time for the Program. If a Participant enters five (5) invalid claim codes on a given day Participant will be unable to enter any more claim codes that day. Limit: Participants may enter no more than 10 codes per Account, per day; 200 codes per Account, per month; and 2,000 codes per Account, per year for valid codes from Participating Brands and Packaging. For purposes of this limit, a week is defined as beginning at 12:00 a.m. EST each Monday and ending at 11:59 p.m. EST the following Sunday.
Points may also be earned for taking certain actions at the Website. Company reserves the right to add additional actions that can earn points to the Program during the Program Period. Participants may submit the names and e-mail addresses of friends who are eligible to enroll in the Program on the Website. Each person that a Participant refers will receive an email notifying them about the Program. Participants may only refer persons with whom they have an existing relationship.
Participants may not purchase or otherwise acquire claim codes from third parties and may not combine claim codes obtained by others for deposit into a single Participant's account. Participants may not transfer or sell claim codes or points under any circumstance. Any attempt to combine or transfer claim codes or points will result in disqualification from the Program and forfeiture of all points in the Participant's Account. The Company reserves the right to take any other or additional action it deems appropriate in its sole discretion in the event that Company believes (in its sole discretion) that a Participant (or Participants) has violated any of these provisions. Claim codes acquired from donated product are not eligible for participation.
Company reserves the right to change, add, or remove the methods by which Participants can collect points. Participants are responsible for the payment of all taxes which may result from the Reward(s) received as part of the Program.
Once a Participant inputs a claim code, the validation of the claim code and potential points earned will be subject to verification by Company, or its designee, whose decisions on the outcome are in its sole discretion and are final and binding. Points will not be awarded until after the verification process is complete. Claim codes are void if (a) not obtained in accordance with these Terms and Conditions and through legitimate channels; (b) any part of the claim code or the packaging or promotional item on which it is printed is counterfeit, altered, defective, tampered with or irregular in anyway; or (c) obtained as the result of a sale or transfer which Company, in its sole discretion, determines is in violation of these Terms and Conditions and the objectives of the Program. If the claim code is determined to be valid by Company, Participant will receive a message on the screen informing Participant that the claim code has been redeemed and the appropriate number of points has been added to Participant’s account. The corresponding number of points will appear in the appropriate Participant's Account within 5 business days after completion of the validation process, however, Company reserves the right in its sole discretion to award points later than 5 business days if additional time is needed for any reason.
Participants must save the bottle cap or carton with official claim code until they receive the redeemed Reward(s), as it may be necessary to submit for verification. Company reserves the right to require proof, including, but not limited to, the cap or carton and the right to request proof that the claim code was obtained by Participant in compliance with these Terms and Conditions. In its sole discretion, Company reserves the right to reverse points previously credited to Participants Accounts', if upon Company request, claim codes cannot be properly verified. Company’s decisions regarding the awarding of points are final and binding. Claim codes that are subsequently determined to be invalid for any reason are subject to disqualification and the corresponding points will be removed from the Participant's Account to which the invalid points were credited.
Participants may collect points in the manner set forth above during the Program Period, unless extended or otherwise modified by Company. Company reserves the right to change the number of points awarded for claim codes at any time during the Program.
F. Redeeming PointsParticipants may redeem their points for merchandise, discounts, sweepstakes entries, instant win plays, offers and other items of value ("Rewards") listed on the Website while supplies last. The Website will list the corresponding point value required to redeem each item. Participants must comply with individual Rewards limitations where indicated. Company will periodically modify the list of merchandise and other items available for point redemption and reserves the right to modify the point values of the Rewards, at any time for any reason. All redemptions are subject to these Terms and Conditions and all limitations or requirements stated on the Website.
To redeem your points, navigate through the items listed on the Website. You can choose any item still available for which you have accumulated sufficient points for redemption. Click the image corresponding to the item you wish to redeem and follow the links and instructions to complete the redemption process. Redeemed Rewards will be sent to the address provided by you for delivery. Company is not responsible for lost, misdirected or stolen mail. By receipt of a Reward, participant agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Company from any and all claims, demands, fees, losses or damages of any nature that may suffer or incur as a result of or in connection with the Participant’s participation in the Program and/or acceptance or misuse of any Rewards.
Each Participant is responsible for ensuring the accuracy of his/her Account and is encouraged to check his/her Account regularly. Each Participant is responsible for ensuring the mailing address associated with his/her Account is accurate and up to date. Company is not responsible for non-receipt of a Reward shipped to the mailing address associated with a Participant's Account. Changes to Accounts or account information may only be made by the Participant to whom the Account belongs.
All point redemptions for products are final. Refunds or exchanges are not permitted.
Any points remaining in a Participant's Account at the end of the Program Period will be forfeited without compensation. The points have no cash value and are only redeemable for offered Rewards via the Program.
G. Modifications and Termination of the ProgramCompany reserves the right to modify any of the Terms and Conditions set forth herein at any time, with or without notice, even though these changes may affect a Participant's ability to accrue or use his/her points.
Company reserves the right to terminate or temporarily suspend the Program at any time, for any reason, with or without notice, even though termination may affect a Participant's ability to accrue or use his/her points. If the Program expires as scheduled, Participants will have until the end of the Program Period to redeem their points.
A Participant's continued participation in the Program constitutes the Participant's acceptance of any changes to these Terms and Conditions. Participants are responsible for remaining knowledgeable as to any changes that Company may make to these Terms and Conditions.
H. General Terms and ConditionsTo learn how the personal information collected in connection with the Program may be used, Participants should read the Privacy Statement which is available on the Website. The terms of the Privacy Statement are incorporated herein by reference.
Company reserves the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any Participant who engages in any fraudulent activity or uses the Program in a manner inconsistent with these Terms and Conditions or any federal, state or local, laws, statutes or ordinances. Discontinued participation privileges may result in the loss of all accumulated points. In addition to discontinuance of participation privileges, Company shall have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as it deems necessary in its sole discretion.
Company reserves the right to rescind points credited to an Account which are obtained as a result of fraudulent activity or technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in network hardware or software related to the Program.
Points do not constitute property of a Participant and may be revoked at any time by Company as set forth herein.
I. Limitation of LiabilityCompany is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of information, for problems related to any of the equipment or programming associated with the Program or utilized by the Participant, for any human error, for any interruption, deletion, omission, defect, electronic transmission, for problems relating to computer equipment, software, inability to access the Website or online service, or for any other technical or non-technical error or malfunction. In the event of a printing error or irregular packaging, neither Company, nor their respective related companies, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, bottlers and respective agents and their agencies, suppliers and other companies involved in the development or execution of the Program or the production or distribution of Program materials ("Releasees") shall have any liability. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ANY OF THE RELEASEES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE PROGRAM OR MERCHANDISE OFFERED THROUGH THE PROGRAM, EVEN IF ANY OR ALL OF THE FOREGOING OR ANY OF THEIR AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF THE COMPANY IMPROPERLY DENIES A PARTICIPANT ANY POINTS, LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE EQUIVALENT AMOUNT OF POINTS. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE PROGRAM, A PARTICIPANT WAIVES ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO BRING ANY CLAIM OR ACTION RELATED TO SUCH MATTERS IN ANY FORUM. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWABLE BY LAW, THE COMPANY AND THEIR PROMOTION AGENCIES SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES OFFERED BY ANY REWARDS PARTNER, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. Some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply to you. Participants agree to rely solely on the manufacturer's warranties, if any, for any products redeemed through this program.
As a condition of participating in this Program, Participant agrees that (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Program, or any rewards obtained through the Program, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action and exclusively by arbitration and will take place in Hamilton County, Tennessee; (2) any and all claims, judgments and rewards shall be limited to the value of points that should have accumulated or been credited to a particular Participant, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) under no circumstances will Participant be permitted to seek recovery for, and Participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, and waives any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. Participant agrees to waive the right to a class action lawsuit.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the Terms and Conditions, or the rights and obligations of Participant and Company in connection with the Program, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Tennessee, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the State of Tennessee, or any other jurisdiction) that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Tennessee.
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between Participants and Company. No waiver of any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed or shall constitute a waiver of any other provisions hereof (whether or not similar), nor shall waiver constitute a continuing waiver unless otherwise expressly provided.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be severed from the remainder of these Terms and Conditions, which will otherwise remain in full force and effect.