Great Day Green Contest
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. YOU MUST HAVE INTERNET ACCESS PRIOR TO THE START DATE OF THE CONTEST.
ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open to legal residents of St. Louis, Missouri who are eighteen (18) years or older at the time of entry. The winner must be able to be available for an in-studio appearance on Great Day St Louis KMOV the week of August 27, 2012 or September 10, 2012. Void where prohibited by law. Winners of previous KMOV contests, giveaways or sweepstakes are not eligible to win another KMOV contest, giveaway or sweepstakes within a 90-day period.
Employees, temporary employees, independent contractors and interns of American Lung Association, KMOV, Belo Corp., their respective subsidiaries, parents, partners, other contest sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies (hereinafter “Contest Providers”) and the immediate family members of and any persons living with, any such employees are not eligible to enter or to win. The term “immediate family members” includes spouses, parents, grandparents, siblings, children, and grandchildren.
HOW TO ENTER: You may enter online by following all instructions listed at www.greatdaystlouis.com, observing all posted deadlines (see DEADLINES below). If you are living a green life, enter to be the “Great Day Green Winner” by describing your current recycling habits and goals in 150 words or less. ONE ENTRY PER PERSON FOR THE DURATION OF THE CONTEST.
DEADLINES: The Contest begins at 9 a.m. on Monday, August 6, 2012 and ends at 11am on Wednesday, August 22, 2012.
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 Belo’s server machine(s) located in the Central Standard Time (CST) zone. Participants entering close to the posted deadline do so with this information in mind.
No responsibility is assumed by KMOV, Belo Corp., 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 and will not be returned to the Participant. Multiple entries by the same person, including those made electronically by one person using one or more e-mail accounts, will result in disqualification. All 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.
The following prize(s) will be awarded:
Number of Winners: 1
Description of Prize: Opportunity to be featured on Great Day St Louis the week of August 27, 2012 or September 10, 2012 and 2 tickets to a St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Game
Approximate Retail Value (ARV) Of Prize: $160
The winner must be able to be available for an in-studio appearance on Great Day St. Louis the week of August 27, 2012. Prizes are non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash; substitutions may not be requested. By participating in this 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 selection shall take place on or about Friday, August 24, 2012. The winner will be selected from all qualified entries received by the deadline. A panel of judges comprised of KMOV and American Lung Association employees will judge the entries based on content of essay submitted, i.e. uniqueness of story and interest in recycling. Each entry will be awarded one – five points, with five being the highest. The entry with the highest score will be declared the winner. In the event of a tie, the tied entries will be rejudged based on the same criteria. Decisions of the judges shall be final. Winner selection will be made by Contest Providers, whose decision shall be final. Winners will be notified by e-mail or phone on or near date specified. If a winner is unreachable after two (2) business days, the entry with the next highest score will be declared the winner. In order to be named a winner, potential winners will 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 www.greatdaystlouis.com 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 KMOV, Belo Corp., their respective subsidiaries, parents, partners, and 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 or omissions in connection with the Contest or otherwise relating to your acts or omissions in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, your negligence, gross negligence, or willful misconduct. You further agree to not knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Contest or to prevent others' participation in the Contest.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE BELO WEB SITES OR TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, CONTEST PROVIDERS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Winners assume liability for losses or injuries caused or claimed to be caused by participating in the Contest, or by the acceptance, possession, use of, or failure to receive any prize. Contest Providers are not responsible: (i) for any lost, late, illegible, incomplete, or misdirected entries; or (ii) for any incorrect or inaccurate information, in the Contest or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of submissions in the Contest. Contest Providers assume no responsibility for an error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction of authorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Contest Providers are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of e-mail or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in the Contest. If the Contest is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including legal restrictions, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Contest Providers that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Contest Providers reserve the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest.
RULES / WINNERS LIST: Official Rules and the name of the winner may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope to: KMOV-TV, One Memorial Dr St Louis, MO 63102. Indicate ”Green Contest Rules Request" or ”Green Contest Winners List" on the outside of the envelope as applicable. Limit one (1) request per envelope. The request must include the name of the Contest. Winners List will be available 5 days after the winners are confirmed. Questions regarding this Contest may be addressed to: [KMOV-TV, One Memorial Dr St. Louis, MO 63102
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: The Contest and all of the related pages, contents and code are copyright KMOV TV, Belo Corp., and/or their sponsors. The names, logos, and icons identifying the products and services of Contest Providers are proprietary marks of KMOV and American Lung Association. American Lung Association is not associated with and does not sponsor or endorse the services of Contest Providers. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted material or trademarks without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: This Contest is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.