AFP-VA Winery Sweepstakes Rules

August 22, 2012

Official Rules for the AFP Virginia Wine Tasting Sweepstakes:


Rules for Sweepstakes: By participating in this Sweepstakes, Participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the final decision of the Sweepstakes.  Decisions by Americans for Prosperity (AFP) are binding and final in every respect.

Eligibility: AFP Virginia Wine Tasting Sweepstakes is open to all legal U.S. residents physically residing in Virginia.  Participants must be at least the age of 21 at the time of participation. All participants must sign up to be a volunteer with AFP in order to become eligible. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.  Void where prohibited.

A Participant is limited to one prize from AFP from this Sweepstakes and any other simultaneous AFP Sweepstakes or Contest.  Employees, contractors, subcontractors, agents, board members, and any other individuals otherwise compensated by AFP or any of its affiliates or subsidiaries are not eligible to participate in this AFP Sweepstakes.  There is no purchase necessary to participate in this Sweepstakes.  There are four (4) available prizes for this Sweepstakes, and the odds of winning this Sweepstakes is dependent on the number of eligible submissions received.

All entries submitted by the end of the Submission Period and otherwise qualified will be eligible for consideration for the Sweepstakes prize.  In no event will Sponsors be liable for more prizes than outlined in the Sweepstakes Details.  Prizes are non-transferable and non-negotiable.

Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes Period begins at the time of announcement and ends at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on [INSERT END DATE].

Sweepstakes Details:

To register for the Sweepstakes eligible Participants must forward AFP’s email to ten distinct email addresses during the Sweepstakes period.  The text of AFP’s email can be found at:  AFP must be copied on each email using the following email address: Late submissions after the Sweepstakes Period has concluded will not be eligible for any prize.  Participants may enter no more than one time for this Sweepstakes.  If a Participant registers more than once, he or she will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes.  Incomplete registrations will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes.

Consumer Disclosure: Americans for Prosperity is the Sponsor of this Sweepstakes. On one drawing date, four winners will be randomly selected for a prize, which will consist of a $100 gift certificate to the King Family Vinyard.  The retail value of the gift certificate is $100 and is not redeemable for cash.  The winner will be notified that he or she has been selected for the prize following selection, and the prize will be delivered in a manner of Sponsor’s choosing.

Random Selection of Four Winners: Four winners will be randomly selected from among the eligible Participants.  The drawing will occur on the following date [Insert Date] and all eligible submissions received during the Sweepstakes Period will be included in the pool for selection purposes.  The Participants will be chosen by a random selection procedure that will give equal weight to each eligible entry.  The odds of a Participant becoming a prize winner will vary depending on the total number of entries received during the Sweepstakes period.  Sponsor will contact winner through information provided on the Sweepstakes form.

Sponsor is not responsible for any problems, bugs, or malfunctions Participants encounter when seeking to enter this Sweepstakes.

Publicity: Sponsor reserves the right to use for publicity purposes prior to, during, or after the Sweepstakes Period, in any media, the Participant’s name, likeness, and city name throughout the world, in perpetuity, without any compensation or prior review, unless specifically prohibited by law.

Taxes: It is the sole responsibility of the winning Participant to pay all federal, state, and local taxes in connection with the prize.

Privacy Policy: Participant membership information will be handled in compliance with AFP’s Privacy Policy ( and Terms of Use Policy (

Limitation of Liability, Governing Law, and Venue: Participant agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Sponsor from any loss, liability, damage, or costs, including court costs and legal fees, which result from the Participant’s involvement and participation in the Sweepstakes or Participant’s receipt or use of the prize.  In no event shall AFP be liable to Participant for special, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages, including without limitation, loss of use of profits, regardless of whether such damages are caused or allegedly caused by breach of contract, tort or otherwise (including negligent or willful act or omission, warranty, indemnity, or strict liability).  This agreement shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia without regard for conflict of laws doctrine.  Participants agree that any legal action arising in connection with the Sweepstakes, whether in tort, contract, or otherwise, shall be heard exclusively in the courts of the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Waiver of Jury: As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, each Participant hereby irrevocably and perpetually waives any right that Participant may have to a trial by jury in respect of any litigation directly or indirectly arising out of, under, or in connection with the Sweepstakes, any document or agreement entered into in connection with the Sweepstakes, any prize available through the Sweepstakes, and any of the transactions contemplated related to the Sweepstakes.

Termination: Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes at any time.


Sponsor Contact Information: Questions and comments can be directed to Americans for Prosperity, ATTN: General Counsel, 2111 Wilson Blvd, Suite 350, Arlington, VA 22201. (866) 730-0150.


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