Mother’s Day Getaway Contest

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

ELIGIBILITY:  Legal residents of Missouri who are eighteen (18) years or older at the time of entry are eligible.  One entry per person. Void where prohibited by law. Winners of previous KMIZ contests or Sweepstakes are not eligible to win another KMIZ Contest or Sweepstakes within a 90-day period. 

Employees, temporary employees, independent contractors and interns of KMIZ or News-Press and Gazette their respective subsidiaries, parents, partners, other Contest sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies (hereinafter “Contest Providers”) and the immediate family members of each, are not eligible to win prizes.

HOW TO ENTER:    You may enter by going online to ABC17News.com/mothersdaygetaway and filling out the online registration form. Entries must include entrant name, mother’s name, address, telephone number, email address and birthdate. Follow the official rules listed at ABC17News.com/mothersdaygetaway/rules observing all posted deadlines (see DEADLINES below).
 
DEADLINES:  The Contest begins at 8:00 am on 4/8/13 and ends at 4:00 pm on 5/8/13.  No submissions will be accepted after the deadline for any reason. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of the on-line Contest will be News-Press & Gazette’s server machine(s) located in the Pacific Standard Time (PST) zone.

No responsibility is assumed by KMIZ or News-Press and Gazette, their respective subsidiaries, parents, partners, or other Contest sponsors for any computer, online, telephone or technical malfunctions that may occur. Entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet Access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. All entries become the property of Contest Providers. Multiple entries by the same person, electronically using one or more e-mail accounts, will result in disqualification. All e-mail entries must be submitted from a valid e-mail account that may be identified with a natural person by appropriate independent means, including, without limitation, reverse domain name search. Potential winner may be requested to provide Contest Providers with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry.

ODDS OF WINNING:  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

PRIZES: Two (2) Grand Prize Winners and three (3) secondary winners

Grand Prize package includes:

·         $500 Billy Williams VIP Limo Svc gift certificate

·         $500 Buchroeder’s gift certificate

·         $350 IO Metro gift certificate

·         $350 Concannon Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa gift certificate

·         $200 Bleu Restaurant & Wine Bar gift certificate

 

Secondary Prize package includes:

·         $100 IO Metro gift certificate

·         $100 Concannon Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa gift certificate

·         $50 Bleu Restaurant & Wine Bar gift certificate

Prizes are non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash; substitutions may not be requested.  By participating in Contest and accepting a prize, participants and winner will be deemed to agree to these Rules.  Travel is not included unless specifically stated.  Winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state, and local income and any other taxes, fees and surcharges.  An IRS Form 1099 will be issued for all prizes with a retail value in excess of $600.   Contest Providers reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.

WINNER SELECTION:  Winner selections shall take place on 5/8/13 at 501 Business Loop 70 E., Columbia, MO 65201. The winners will be selected by a random drawing from all qualified entries by the deadline. Winner selection will be made by Contest Providers, whose decision shall be final. Winning Moms will be notified by phone and the prize delivered approximately thirty (30) days from date of winner verification. If a winner is unreachable after two (2) business days, the runner-up entry may be selected to win.  In order to be named a winner, potential winners may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Prize Acceptance Form/Release of liability upon accepting a prize.  Noncompliance will result in disqualification and an alternate winner will be selected.

USE OF CONTEST INFORMATION:  Notwithstanding any contrary provision in any of Contest Providers' respective privacy policies, Participants grant to Contest Providers, and Contest Providers reserve, the right to use any and all information related to the Contest, including information provided by Participants in connection with the Contest, for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law. Participants may be required to sign a release, which grants to Contest Providers the right to use and publish their proper name and state of residence online or in any other media in connection with the Contest.  By accepting a prize, winner(s) may be required to sign a release that grants permission to Contest Providers to use his or her name, photograph, likeness, voice, prize information and/or biographical information for publicity and promotional purposes without future compensation unless prohibited by law.  By entering, participants release and hold harmless Contest Providers, their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damages of any kind arising from or in connection with the Contest or any prize won. Restrictions, conditions and limitations apply.

CONDUCT:  By entering the Contest, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. The Official Rules will be posted at ABC17News.com/mothersdaygetaway/rules throughout the Contest.  Participants further agree to be bound by the decisions of the Contest Providers, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Contest Providers reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual they find to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Web site; or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules.

You agree that in your participation in the Contest you will not use obscene, libelous or slanderous language, or language that infringes upon a third party's trademark, trade name or other intellectual property right or right of privacy. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless KMIZ or News-Press and Gazette, their respective subsidiaries, parents, partners, or other Contest sponsors, officers, consultants, agents, and employees against and from all claims, damages liabilities, costs and expenses asserted by third parties alleging that the Contest includes obscenity, libel, slander, or infringes upon the third party's intellectual property or privacy rights, as a direct result of your actions in connection with the Contest. You further agree to not knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Contest or to prevent others' participation in the Contest.