EVENT RULES: 2022 INSTAGRAM BATH SALT GIVEAWAY

 

Last Updated: March 8, 2022

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING. Capitalized terms used and not defined below have the respective meanings assigned to them in the Official Sweepstakes Rules, available here.

  1. Eligibility and Restrictions:

This is a Grand-Prize Experience (the “Experience”) (as defined in Section 2(A) of the Official Sweepstakes Rules). Individuals who have won the grand prize in any Grand-Prize Experience (as defined in Section 2 of the Official Rules) in the immediately preceding 18-month period are not eligible to win.  Individuals may not win more than one prize within a Secondary Promotion (as defined in Section 2(B) of the Official Rules) in connection with this Experience.

Age to enter: You must be at least 18 years old to enter.  Guest must be at least 18 years old, unless the Winner is the parent/legal guardian of the Guest.  No individual younger than 5 years of age may be a guest. 

Prohibited Persons.  In addition to those prohibited persons identified in Section 1(A) of the Official Sweepstakes Rules, any employees, officers, and/or directors of the Designated Grantee(s) of this Experience are not eligible to enter or win this Experience. Employees of Amyris Clean Beauty, Inc. and Amyris, Inc., its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Experience.

Health and Safety: Sponsor and/or Prize Provider may require that Winner, and any Guest(s), attest to having received certain vaccinations, including, without limitation, a COVID-19 vaccination, and provide proof of the same (in a format determined by Sponsor and/or Prize Provider in its sole discretion) in order to accept the Grand Prize.  In the event a Winner, and any Guest(s), are unable to produce proof of vaccination reasonably satisfactory to Sponsor and/or Prize Provider, Sponsor reserves the right to require that Winner take the Cash Alternative (if provided) or substitute an alternate Prize of equal or greater value in its sole discretion.

Entry is subject to all applicable international, federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. See the Official Sweepstakes Rules for more details. In certain jurisdictions, local rules and laws may restrict or prohibit the award of certain prizes or impose additional restrictions on participation.

  1. Winner(s):

Fifty (50) grand prize winner (the “Winner”) 

  1. Sponsor:

Amyris Clean Beauty, Inc.  (referred to herein as “Costa Brazil” or “Sponsor”)

  1. Deadline to Enter:

This Experience begins March 9, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, and ends March 10, 2022 at 13:00 p.m., Eastern Standard (the “Entry Period”). Sponsor is the official timekeeper.

  1. Agreement to Rules

 By participating, the Guest (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Sponsor as final and binding as it relates to the content of the Experience.

  1. How to Enter

The Experience must be entered by submitting an entry on Instagram by doing the following: Following @costabrazil profile on Instagram, liking the post and commenting by tagging a friend/person. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Sponsor. The maximum number of entries for any one person into this Experience (the “Entry Limit) is one (1), regardless of the method of entry. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Sponsor.

  1. Potential Winner Notification:

A random drawing will be conducted on or after close of Entry Period.  Winners will be drawn from among all valid entries received by Sponsor during the Entry Period. Potential Winner will be notified, on or after the close of Entry Period and must timely respond in accordance with the terms and deadlines stated in the Official Sweepstakes Rules.

Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period.

  1. Prize Provider(s):

Sponsor (“Prize Provider”).

  1. Prize Details:

 

  1. The Grand Prize. Winner will receive one Travel Size Bath Salt (ARV: $15.00 ) subject to the Official Sweepstakes Rules. The Grand Prize is strictly limited to those elements described in this Section 7.  Any Grand Prize elements not specifically described in this Section 7 may be determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor may, in its sole and absolute discretion, present Winner with one or more Grand Prize options, from which Winner may choose one. However, Winner is not guaranteed or entitled to have the ability to request or demand any Prize elements that are not specifically stated in this Section 7. 
    1. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $15.00 USD
    2. Anticipated Prize Fulfillment Date: April 30, 2022
  • Prize Fulfillment Location: U.S.
  1. Any Taxes or Fees Covered: If the Winner is a United States (“US”) resident, the Grand Prize will also include an additional cash payment of 25% of the ARV, excluding any cash component of the Grand Prize, for Winner to use to pay required US income taxes. If the Winner is a legal resident of any other eligible country outside of the US, then the Grand Prize will be awarded, net of all taxes, and Winner shall be solely responsible for payment of all applicable taxes in connection with receipt of the Grand Prize.

Except as explicitly stated, all Prizes are awarded as is, without any representations or warranties, and cannot be transferred, sold, substituted, or redeemed for cash by Winner. Unless noted in the Prize details in this Section 7, Winner is solely responsible for all taxes, costs, and fees associated with Prize receipt, ownership, and/or use.  In order to accept the Grand Prize, Winner and Guest(s) must accurately complete and timely return all documentation required by Sponsor and/or the Prize Provider. 

  1. Winner Confirmation & Verification:

Potential Winners are subject to confirmation and verification by Sponsor per the terms and restrictions stated in the Official Sweepstakes Rules. As part of the Winner confirmation and verification process Sponsor may conduct background check(s) on a Potential Winner (and any Guests of Potential Winner) except where legally prohibited.  Background checks may occur without any additional notice to Potential Winner and/or prior to awarding the Prize(s), as may be permitted by law. Participation in an Experience constitutes Guest’s authorization to such background checks, without Sponsor providing additional prior notice or seeking additional authorizations or consents from Potential Winner.

 

  1. Terms & Conditions:

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Experience should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Experience. In such case, Sponsor may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Experience or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Experience, 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 the Experience rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sponsor may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

 

  1. Limitation of Liability:

By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor 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 Guest’s participation in the Experience 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 malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

 

  1. Disputes:

THIS EXPERIENCE IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Experience, Guest agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Experience, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in City of San Francisco having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall Guest be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than Guest’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering the Experience). Guest further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

 

  1. Privacy Policy:

 Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Costa Brazil website. To read the Privacy Policy, click here https://livecostabrazil.com/pages/privacy-policy-1.

 

  1. Winners List:

To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Amyris Clean Beauty, Inc. 5885 Hollis Street, Suite 100, Emeryville, CA 94608.

  1. Instagram:

The Experience hosted by Sponsor is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or affiliated in any way with Instagram or their affiliates. All third-party names and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

  1. By checking here, You, the Guest, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.
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