WGRZ Modern Windows
PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR ODDS
OF WINNING. SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND
REGULATIONS. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Subject to the additional restrictions below, the WGRZ Modern Windows
Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to U.S legal residents of the
following counties in the State of New York who are 18 years or older at the
time of entry and who are registered homeowners in such counties at the time of
entry: Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Wyoming, Orleans and
Alleghany. Employees and contractors of WGRZ ( “Sponsor”), Modern Window, Inc.
of New York, Gannett Co., Inc., and each of their respective affiliated
companies, and advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate family
members of, and any persons domiciled with, any such employees or contractors,
are not eligible to enter or to win.
To Enter. The Sweepstakes will begin at 12:01 a.m.
(E.T.) on Monday, May 13, 2013 and end at 11:59 p.m. (E.T.) on Saturday,
August 10, 2013 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). To enter, complete an Official
Entry Form by visiting http://www.wgrz.com/life/contestscoupons/, clicking on the Modern
Window Sweepstakes link, completing all of the required information including
your name, email address, age, daytime telephone and following all posted
computer must accept cookies, or any successor or similar technology, which may
be used for the purpose of entry tracking. Ad blocking software on your
computer needs to be disabled so that it doesn’t interfere with processing your
entry. Complete the entry
form and any other required fields and then submit your entry by clicking on
the “SEND” button. Multiple entrants are not
permitted to share the same email address. By entering, you
agree to the terms of these Official Rules and to receive e-mails from Sponsor
or those directed by Sponsor. You can opt-out of the receipt of such e-mails
by following the directions on the Sweepstakes website or in any email received
You may enter the
Sweepstakes as often as you like but only one (1) prize per person. Entries
must be received by 11:59 p.m. (E.T.) on Saturday, August 10, 2013.
Sponsor will not be
responsible for incomplete, late, misdirected, or illegible entries, or failure
to receive entries due to transmission failures or technical failures of any
kind, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, hardware or software,
whether originating with sender or supervisor.
All entries become
property of Sponsor and none will be returned.
Selection. One (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing from
among all eligible entries received to be held on or about Monday, August 12,
and Odds. The winner will receive $4,999.00 worth of windows from
Modern Window, Inc. of New York (ARV: $4,999.00). The winner must redeem the
prize by April 12, 2014. Prize can be redeemed in no more than two (2)
increments. If the winner selects a Modern Window product(s) of less than
$4,999.00 in value, any unused balance of the prize value by the date of
expiration will be forfeited and will not be provided to winner as cash. If
winner selects a Modern Window product(s) of which the ARV exceeds $4,999.00 in
total, winner is solely responsible for the payment of the overage amount.
Winner is solely responsible for contacting Modern Window to arrange for the
installation and delivery of the prize.
Odds of winning
depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Notification and Acceptance. Winner will be notified on or about
Monday, August 12, 2013 at the telephone number and/or email
provided on winner’s entry form. Sponsor will call during regular business
hours and will leave no messages. Failure to reach winner by phone after three
(3) attempts may result in disqualification of winner, forfeiture of his or her
interest in all prizes, and selection of a substitute winner from among all
remaining eligible entries. Return of email prize notification as undeliverable
may result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected from
among all remaining eligible entries. To claim prize, winner must personally
visit Sponsor’s offices at 259 Delaware Avenue Buffalo NY 14202 within five (5)
business days after notification (office visits must be between the
hours of 9:00 a.m. (E.T.) and 5:00 p.m. (E.T.) weekdays) to receive a prize
voucher and must present valid photo identification. Winner is solely
responsible for contacting Modern Window to arrange for the installation and
delivery of the prize. Winner may waive their right to receive prizes. Prizes
are nonassignable and nontransferable. No substitutions allowed by winner.
Prizes are not redeemable for cash. Prizes and individual components of prize
packages are subject to availability and Sponsor reserves the right to substitute
prizes of equal or greater value. Winners are solely responsible for reporting
and payment of any taxes on prizes. Winners may be required to complete an
affidavit of eligibility/liability and a liability and publicity release which
must be returned as directed by Sponsor. Failure to sign and return the
affidavit or release, or to comply with any term or condition of these Official
Rules, may result in a winner’s disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her
interest in the prize, and the award of the prize to a substitute winner.
Except where prohibited, acceptance of any prize constitutes winner’s consent
to the publication of his or her name, biographical information and likeness in
any media for any commercial or promotional purpose, without limitation the
Internet, or further compensation. Prizes not won and claimed by eligible
winners in accordance with these Official Rules will not be awarded and will
remain the property of Sponsor.
By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the
decisions of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify persons found
tampering with or otherwise abusing any aspect of this Sweepstakes as solely
determined by Sponsor. In the event the Sweepstakes is compromised by a
virus, non-authorized human intervention, tampering or other causes beyond the
reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupts or impairs the administration,
security, fairness or proper operation of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the
right in its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes.
Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date,
Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes based on the entries received before
the termination date. Sponsor will not be responsible for incomplete, lost,
late, misdirected or illegible entries or for failure to receive entries
or other electronic communications due to transmission failures or technical
failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any
network, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or Sponsor. The authorized account
holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry will be considered the
entrant. An “authorized account holder” shall mean the natural person assigned
to such e-mail account by the Internet access provider, online service
provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for
the domain associated with such e-mail account. A potential winner may be
requested to provide proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of
the e-mail address associated with a winning entry. In the event of a
dispute, all online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the owner
of the ISP account from which they were sent. For these purposes, an ISP
account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such ISP account by
the Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization
responsible for assigning ISP addresses for the domain associated with such ISP
account. Any questions regarding the number of entries or votes submitted by
the owner of an ISP account shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole
discretion. Sponsor is not responsible for the operation of Modern Window, Inc.
of New York.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not
affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event
that any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable,
these rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid
or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.
9. Sponsor. The WGRZ Modern Window Sweepstakes is sponsored by WGRZ. The decisions of
Sponsor regarding the selection of winners and all other aspects of the
Sweepstakes shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor will not be
responsible for typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these
Official Rules or in other materials relating to the Sweepstakes. For a list of
winners available after Monday, August 12, 2013 or a copy of
these Official Rules, visit http://www.wgrz.com/life/contests/modernwindows or
send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to “Winners List/Official Rules” (as
applicable), Modern Window Sweepstakes, 259 Delaware Avenue Buffalo NY 14202.
If you have any questions regarding this Sweepstakes, please contact Linda
O’Connor at (716) 849-2673 or at email@example.com.