DELTA + COCA-COLA MIDDLE SEAT LOUNGE SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Eligibility: Open to legal residents of the United States of America who are 18 years of age or older. Employees, agents, officers & directors of Delta Air Lines, Inc. (“Sponsor”) or The Coca-Cola Company (“Sponsor”), and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates & advertising & promotion agencies and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, children, siblings & their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. Subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
How to enter: The Promotion starts on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 7:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) and ends on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Middle seat flyer participants must enter by using both of the hashtags “#ShareaCoke” and “#MiddleSeatLoungeSweeps” on Twitter or Instagram. Row mates of middle seater flyers must enter by using both of the hashtags “#ShareaCoke” and “#MiddleSeatBuddySweeps” on Twitter or Instagram,
All entries must be submitted in the name of an individual Twitter or Instagram user, and the prize can only be awarded to the user whose name is on the winning entry. All entries must be in English. Limit one (1) entry per person, per email address, per social media handle, and per household, regardless of method of entry.
There is one (1) way to enter during the entry period: The potential winner will enter by uploading a photo of themselves and their seatmates to Twitter or Instagram along with the hashtags #ShareaCoke and #MiddleSeatLoungeSweeps. Each seatmate is able to submit their own entry by uploading a different photo of themselves and their seatmates along with the hashtag #MiddleSeatBuddySweeps to Twitter or Instagram. Only entries submitted by these methods will be accepted. Entries submitted via any other method, including but not limited to U.S. Postal Service, facsimile or email will NOT be accepted. Entrants and their seatmates must have a public Twitter or Instagram account. There is no cost to obtain a Twitter or Instagram account.
How winners will be selected: The potential winners will be selected in a random drawing conducted by Sponsors or its agent within seven (7) days following the conclusion of the Middle Seat Lounge activation from among all eligible entries received. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
How the winners will be notified: Potential winners will be notified via a direct message to their Twitter or Instagram account from the @Delta Twitter or Instagram account. Potential winners must respond to prize notification within 24 hours of posting/transmission. Potential winners will also be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity/Liability Release within 48 hours of notification. If these documents are not returned within the time specified, or if any notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable, or if potential winners are found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and alternate winners will be selected from among all remaining eligible entries received.
What happens if I am selected as the winner: The winners will receive one Main Cabin round trip flight certificate (on Delta Air Lines) for a total of two (2) certificates. Aggregate prizes must remain under USD$5,000. All other expenses, transportation, and costs not expressly stated in the package description above are the sole responsibility of winners.
Travel Conditions: Air travel will be awarded in the form of Certificates that may be redeemed for round-trip travel on Delta from the airport served by Delta closest to the winners’ home to the specified destination. Certificate seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or in all markets. Certificates are non-transferable, are not redeemable for cash and are void if sold or bartered. The sale or barter of tickets obtained through redemption of Certificates is also prohibited. Any tickets obtained through such sale or barter are void and will not be honored for travel. Tickets may be cancelled or reissued without penalty for a period of 24 hours after reservation is made. After this cancellation/reissue privilege expires, date, time and routing changes are permitted (subject to the availability booking class) however a $200 fee applies). Based on availability, customers holding confirmed reservations and tickets may confirm earlier/later same day flight within 3 hours from scheduled departure time between same origin/destination for a non-refundable fee of $50.
Winners will be responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and use, including income taxes. Certificates do not include the September 11th Security Fee of at least $5.60 which will be imposed on each direction in the customer’s ticketed itinerary. A flight segment is defined as a takeoff and a landing. Baggage fees of $25 for first checked bag, $35 for second checked bag. Allowances subject to size/weight limits. Taxes and fees are subject to change. Any taxes, fees, or charges paid at the time of ticket issuance will be refunded if ticket is not used. However, once redeemed, Certificates are void and will have no further value.
Certificate travel will not qualify for SkyMiles mileage. Stopovers/Upgrades/Waitlisting/Open Returns are not permitted for tickets booked with Certificates. Lost, stolen or otherwise destroyed Certificates will not be replaced. Schedules are subject to change without notice. Additional restrictions may apply. It is the responsibility of the customer to be in possession of all necessary documentation (e.g., valid passport, visa where applicable) at the time and place of departure. Delta reserves the right to deny boarding to any customers without proper documentation.
Prize Conditions: All Prize details shall be determined in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsors. Winners are fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state, territory and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes). All costs and expenses associated with the Prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including but not limited to lodging, ground transportation costs, meals, gratuities and other expenses incurred by accepting the Prize are the sole responsibility of Winners. The Prizes are non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions except at Sponsors’ sole and absolute discretion. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute any Prize (or any portion thereof) with a prize of comparable or greater value at its sole and absolute discretion. Seat locations on flights shall be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsors. Each Winner and his/her guest(s) agree to comply with all applicable travel and airport regulations in connection with the Prize. Released Parties (defined below) will not be responsible for weather conditions, Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of travel. Flight certificates may not be resold or offered for resale. Any such resale may result in disqualification and Prize forfeiture, and may invalidate the license granted by the flight certificates.
Each potential winner may be required to submit his/her valid identification to Sponsors and may be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Publicity. Failure to submit any identification required by Sponsor or to sign the required documents may result in disqualification and Prize forfeiture and, at Sponsors’ sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential winner to be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries received.
General Rules and Regulations: The Sponsors are not responsible for misdirected, incomplete, lost, late, or inaccurate entries, nor for technical, hardware, or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions or other errors or problems which may limit or affect a person’s ability to participate in the Promotion, whether human, mechanical, typographical, printing, electronic, network or otherwise, relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Promotion-related materials. Proof of online submission is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. In the event of sabotage, acts of God, terrorism or threats thereof, computer virus or other events or causes beyond the Sponsor’s control, which corrupt the integrity, administration, security or proper operation of the Promotion, Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend the Promotion. False or deceptive entries or acts will render the entrant ineligible. Each entrant hereby acknowledges and agrees that the relationship between entrant and Sponsors are not a confidential, fiduciary, or other special relationship, and that entrant’s decision to submit his/her entry to Sponsors for purposes of the Promotion does not place Sponsors in a position that is any different from the position held by members of the general public with regard to elements of entrant’s entry. Submissions, game play, likes or points generated by script, macro or other automated means or by any means that subvert the process of participation will be void.
Entrant warrants and represents: (a) he/she is the sole and exclusive author and owner of the Twitter or Instagram post (“Submission”), including all rights therein, and that the Submission has not won any previous awards or competitions; (b) entrant has the full and exclusive right, power and authority to submit the Submission and to grant the Sponsors the rights to the Submission, including but not limited to the worldwide copyright; © no part of the Submission has been aired, distributed or published, and; (d) no rights in the Submission have been previously granted to any person, firm, corporation or other entity. Sponsors reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any Submission at any time in the event it is determined that the Submission is offensive, inappropriate, not in keeping with Sponsors’ images or if it is determined that the entrant has not otherwise complied with these Official Rules. By entering this Promotion, entrant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsors may receive many Submissions under this Promotion and that such Submissions may be similar or identical in theme, idea, format or other respects to others submitted under the terms of this Promotion and/or other promotions staged and/or sponsored by Sponsors, and waive any and all claims entrant may have had, may have, and/or may have in the future, that any Submissions and/or other works accepted, reviewed and/or used by other entrants and/or Sponsors (or their designees) may be similar to entrant’s Submission. Entrant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsors have not, nor shall have in the future, any duty or liability, direct or indirect, vicarious, contributory, or otherwise, with respect to the infringement or protection of any copyright in and to entrant’s Submission. All entries become the property of Sponsors and will not be returned.
Except where prohibited by law, the winners may be required to sign a release giving Delta and Coca-Cola full rights to use the winners’ name, likeness, image and voice for Promotion related advertising and publicity, including such usage on the Internet. As a condition of entry into the Promotion and by entering into such Promotion, entrant grants the Sponsors and their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotional agencies, and each of the foregoing entities’ employees, royalty-free license to publicize, broadcast, display and/or otherwise use the entrant’s name, city, state, Instagram/Twitter handle, and photos in any media now known or hereafter devised throughout the world in perpetuity for advertising and publicity purposes in connection with the Promotion.
By entering or participating in the Promotion, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsors, which are final and binding in all respects. By participating in the Promotion, you agree to indemnify, defend, release and hold Delta Air Lines, Inc., the Coca-Cola Company and each of their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents (the “Sponsor Entities”) harmless from and against any and all losses, demands, damages, rights, claims, actions and liabilities of any kind (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and legal costs) arising out of or related to (a) entrant’s participation in the Promotion, (b) entrant’s participation in any Prize-related activities (including, without limitation, any property loss, damage, personal injury or death caused to any person(s)), and © any claims of infringement and rights of publicity/privacy related to the Sponsor Entities’ use of any photographs, drawings or any other materials submitted to Sponsor in connection with the Promotion. The Winner assumes all liability for any injury, death, or damage caused, or allegedly caused, by participating in the Promotion or use or redemption of the Prize.
By participating in the Promotion, you waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. Entrants agree that in any cause of action, in no event shall the Sponsor Entities be liable for attorneys’ fees and/or experts’ fees and costs. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE PROMOTION, ALL PRIZES, AND ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED IN THE PROMOTION ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
This Promotion will be governed by the laws of the state of Massachusetts, and any claims arising out of or relating to this Promotion shall be brought individually, without resorting to class action, in the state or federal courts located in Boston, Massachusetts.
For the name of the winner, which may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Delta Middle Seat Lounge Hashtag Sweepstakes Winner, Dept.639, P.O. Box 20706, Atlanta, GA 30320-6001
Sponsors: Delta Air Lines, Inc., Atlanta, GA & The Coca-Cola Company, Atlanta, GA