BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp.

HAT-IN-A-CAN Official Rules

  1. Eligibility: This sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is only open to legal residents of The United States of America who are 18 years of age as of the date of entry and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. (the “Sponsor”), their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers, and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
  2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp., as final and binding as it relates to the content.
  3. Sweepstakes Period: Winning code entries will be accepted starting on or about June 1, 2017 and ending September 30, 2018 11:59PM CST. Sponsor will cease offering Product (as defined below) containing entry disc after December 31, 2017.
  4. How to Enter: The Sweepstakes can be entered by purchasing specially marked cans of BEER NUTS® Brand Snacks (“Product”). Inside each Product is a Sweepstakes disc: if the disc states “sorry you didn’t win,” the entrant is not a winner; if the disc states “congratulations you just won” and includes a winning code, entrant can submit the code to redeem a Prize using the online form provided on the Sweepstakes website at www.teambeernuts.com by no later than September 30, 2018. To receive a disc by mail for a chance to receive a unique winning entry code, send to BEER NUTS® Hat-In-A-Can Sweepstakes, 103 N. Robinson St., Bloomington, Illinois, 61701 a: (a) stamped, self-addressed envelope at least 4.375” x 5.75” in size (unless you are a resident of Vermont) and (b) plain 3" x 5" index card on which you legibly handprint or type your first name, last name, date of birth, complete address, city, state, zip code, home phone number (including area code), e-mail address (if any). Mail-in entry requests must be received by December 31, 2017. Mail-in entrants must also enter entry code online to redeem a Prize by no later than September 30, 2018. Each entry must fulfill all sweepstakes requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a Prize. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp.
  5. Prizes: Each winner will receive a BEER NUTS® Brand Snacks Limited Edition Hat valued at $15.00 (“Prize”). Actual/appraised value may differ at time of Prize award. The specifics of the Prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor's discretion. The Prize is nontransferable until after receipt by winner. Any and all Prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. Acceptance of Prize constitutes permission for BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. to use winner's name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade in connection with this Sweepstakes without further compensation, unless winner is a resident of Tennessee or such grant is otherwise prohibited by law. Total ARV of the Prizes: $37,500. LIMIT ONE PRIZE PER PERSON/HOUSEHOLD/MAILING ADDRESS/E-MAIL ADDRESS/IP ADDRESS.
  6. Odds: The offer is available in BEER NUTS® Original Peanuts 12oz cans marked with the Limited Edition BEER NUTS Hat giveaway on the label. One in every twelfth insert of those specially marked cans is a winner, which is a 1 in 12 chance to win. One in every twelve mail-in entry requests will receive a winning disc.
  7. Winner selection and notification: Each entrant will know whether he or she is a winner upon obtaining a disc in a Product or Sponsor's response to a mail-in entry. Winners will be notified instantaneously. The receipt by winner of the Prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER'S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
  8. Terms: BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken. BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.

    BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering.

    Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

    By providing your e-mail address in connection with the Sweepstakes you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.
  9. Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any Prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries.
  10. Disputes: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF The United States of America AND The State of Illinois, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Illinois having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
  11. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp. website, https://www.beernuts.com/. To read the Privacy Policy, click here.
  12. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winners' list or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope (unless you are a resident of Vermont) to: BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp., 103 N. Robinson St. Bloomington, IL 61701, USA. Requests must be received no later than December 31, 2018.
  13. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is BEER NUTS, Inc./BEER NUTS Legacy Corp., 103 N. Robinson St. Bloomington, IL 61701, USA.