Ignite the “All Right” Vibe in Jamaica

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Delta Vacations is hosting the “Jamaica: ‘Home of All Right’ Submit Your Pic” Sweepstakes on Facebook for a chance to win a free, 3-night stay for two at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica in Ocho Rios, Jamaica.

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Jamaica: Home of All Right Promotion Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

Eligibility: The Delta Vacations Jamaica: Home of All Right sweepstakes (the “Promotion”) is open to all legal residents of the continental United States 21 years or older. Employees of MLT Vacations, LLC dba Delta Vacations (the “Sponsor”), its agencies and their families are not eligible. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law. Entry in the Promotion constitutes your full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Promotion Rules (the “Official Rules”). How To Enter: Participants must enter through the Jamaica: Home of All Right Facebook tab located at Facebook.com/deltavacations between Oct. 1, 2014, 12:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) and Oct. 31, 2014, 11:59 pm ET (the “Entry Period”). There is one (1) way to enter during the Entry Period: visit the Jamaica: Home of All Right tab on Delta Vacation’s Facebook page, located at www.facebook.com/deltavacations and fill out the sweepstakes form required for entry. Only entries submitted via the online entry form provided on the promotional page above 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.   To be eligible: Each entry must be received no later than 11:59 pm ET on Oct. 31, 2014; all entries must be submitted in the name of an individual person and the prize can only be awarded to the person whose name is on the winning entry. All entries must be in English. Limit one (1) online entry per person. How winner will be selected:Winners will be drawn at random after the Entry Period from entries received Oct. 1- 31, 2014. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries recorded. What happens if I am selected as the winner: Potential winner will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility/liability release/assignment of rights and return within 48 hours of receipt of notification (holidays and weekends do not count in the 48-hour timeframe). If the potential winner is unable to complete the above requirements for any reason, Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner, subject to the conditions stated above. Sponsor in its sole discretion may also choose not to replace any potential winner or finalist(s).

Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize consisting of roundtrip airfare for two (2) from the continental U.S. to Montego Bay, Jamaica ($2,500 in value) and hotel stay for three (3) nights at the Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica($600 in value) valid for travel May 1 – Dec. 23, 2015.Travel must be completed by Dec. 23, 2015, or winner will forfeit the prize. All travelers must travel on same itinerary. Travel must be round trip. Sponsor will determine flight itinerary in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules and those set forth by the Delta Vacations and operating carriers as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. If trip destination is less than 250 miles from the winner’s residence, winner will be provided $200 in spending money for driving expenses in lieu of air transportation. The Sponsor is not responsible if any scheduled event is delayed, postponed or canceled for any reason and winner will not be reimbursed for tickets. Event tickets may be subject to issuer’s standard venue, rain−check policies and procedures. All other expenses, travel and costs not expressly stated in the package description above are the sole responsibility of winner. If winner is a minor (as determined by his/her state of residence) at least one of winner’s guests must be winner’s parent/legal guardian. If any of winner’s guests is a minor (as determined by his/her state of residence), winner or another guest must be minor’s parent/legal guardian and must complete required paperwork on behalf of minor as applicable. Travel companions must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of prize documents. Restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. Lost, mutilated or stolen tickets, vouchers or certificates will not be replaced. By accepting ticket prize, winner agrees to abide by any terms, conditions and restrictions provided by the ticket. Sponsor is not responsible if winner does not use ticket on day of event. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $3,700. The ARV of travel may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual and ARV. No substitution, exchange or transfer of prize by winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater value. Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. General rules and regulations: Where entry involves submission of a work of authorship (“Submission”), entrant warrants and represents: (a) he/she is the sole and exclusive author and owner of the 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 Sponsor the rights to the Submission, including but not limited to the worldwide copyright; (c)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. Sponsor reserves 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 Sponsor’s 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 Sponsor 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 Sponsor 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 Sponsor (or their designees) may be similar to entrant’s Submission. Entrant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsor has 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 Sponsor and will not be returned. The Sponsor is 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, Sponsor reserves 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 Sponsor is not a confidential, fiduciary or other special relationship and that entrant’s decision to submit his/her entry to Sponsor for purposes of the Promotion does not place Sponsor 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. Except where prohibited by law, each finalist will be required to sign a release giving Delta full rights to use the finalist’s 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 Sponsor and its 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, Facebook name, 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 Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. By participating in the Promotion, you agree to indemnify, defend, release and hold MLT Inc. and Delta Air Lines Inc., their 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 (c) 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. The vacation package will be provided by means of a certificate redeemable for travel. The certificate is non-refundable and non-transferable. Certificate seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or in all markets. Tickets and hotel certificates issued in conjunction with this promotion have zero cash value. If your trip certificate includes air, Delta Vacations will provide air transportation via Delta Air Lines from any city in the U.S. 50 or Canada. Travel is permitted on Delta designated flights operated by Delta Air Lines, Chautauqua Airlines Compass, Endeavor Air, GoJet Airlines, ExpressJet, SkyWest and Shuttle America. Travel via other Delta designated affiliated partner flights is not permitted. Trip certificate is not applicable to Ski; Dive; Asia Escorted Tours, Globus family of brands including, Globus, Cosmos, Monograms and Avalon. The recipient shall be responsible for travel to and from the airport served by such flights.   Certificate cannot be applied towards previously purchased trip. This certificate may not be combined with any other coupon, certificates, discount, bonus, infant fare, upgrade, SkyMiles® air travel award or promotional offers/tickets. Certificate is not valid with Miscellaneous Charge Orders or prepaid tickets. Travel agent commission is not paid/earned on a free trip value, taxes and fees. 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. Lost, stolen or otherwise destroyed Certificates will not be replaced. Any unused portion of the certificate will not be refunded and cannot be used towards another booking or another service component. Schedules are subject to change without notice. Additional restrictions may apply.   Certificate may only be applied towards number of passengers specified on the certificate. Passengers must travel on the same itinerary and must be booked through Delta Vacations. Reservations must be made and ticket issued prior to departure. Booking and travel dates must fall into the range as specified on the front of the certificate. To make your travel arrangements, please call 1-800-452-5672 and refer to the number on the front of this certificate. Changes to reservations, once made, are not permitted. It is the responsibility of the passenger to be in possession of all necessary documentation (e.g., valid passport, visa where applicable) at the time and place of departure. Air carrier reserves the right to deny boarding to any passengers without proper documentation. Winner’s stay will be hosted by Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts and will be confirmed by the hotel in cooperation with MLT Vacations and Delta Vacations. Winner’s identification and winning letter should be presented upon check-in. Hotel stay blackout dates are Sept. 7 and Nov. 26, 2015. A 21-day prior notification is necessary to make a reservation. Subject to availability at the time of booking.   If booking exceeds certificate value, recipient is responsible for any balance due and must be paid in full at time of booking. Hotel taxes, state and federal income taxes may apply and are the sole responsibility of the recipient. Checked luggage fees may apply, fees are charged each way and are subject to change. Refer to delta.com for current fees. A per ticket surcharge will apply for paper tickets issued in markets where electronic ticketing is available. SkyMiles mileage credit may be awarded. Standard Delta Vacations Terms and Conditions apply and are outlined during the booking process. To obtain a copy of the official rules or a list of winners, send a self-addressed envelope by Oct. 31, 2014,to: Delta Vacations, Attn: Jamaica: Home of All Right Sweepstakes Entries, 700 South Central Ave., Atlanta, GA 30354. Sponsor: MLT Vacations, LLC dba Delta Vacations, Atlanta, GA. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or associated with Facebook. All information and submissions are provided to Sponsor and not to Facebook and, except as provided in these rules, are subject to the privacy policy found at http://www.deltavacations.com/misc/privacypolicy.do. © 2014 MLT Vacations, LLC. All rights reserved.

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