LIVE 5 NEWS THIS MORNING WAKE UP, WATCH AND WIN OFFICIAL PROMOTION RULES
1. Promotion Description. This promotion is sponsored by WCSC, LLC 2126 Charlie Hall Blvd Charleston, SC 29414 (Sponsor). The promotion begins at 6AM Thursday April 24, 2014 and ends at 11:59 Thursday May 22, 2014. All entries for each day’s contest must be received by 11:59PM on the day of broadcast. Promotion is void where prohibited. By entering, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these promotion rules.
2. Eligibility. No purchase necessary to enter or win. This promotion is open only to legal U.S. residents of South Carolina, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Military personnel and their spouses, who are stationed on a base in South Carolina but have not established permanent South Carolina residency, are eligible to win, provided that they present a current valid military ID. Students 18 years of age or older attending a South Carolina college or university who have not established permanent South Carolina residency are eligible to win, provided that they present a current valid college or university ID. Employees and immediate family members of employees of WCSC-TV, and respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, and their advertising and production agencies are not eligible to participate in this promotion. Only one entry per email will be accepted, and multiple entries will be disqualified. Text and messaging rates may apply.
3. How to Enter. There is one (1) way to enter this promotion. Beginning Thursday April 24, 2014, a keyword will be revealed between 6AM and 7AM on Live 5 News This Morning. Individuals can go to the Live 5 News Facebook page and enter the keyword of the day. Entries must be received by 11:59PM daily to qualify to be entered for that day’s prize. All entries become the property of Sponsor, and Sponsor reserves the right to use any information submitted by entrants. Standard text messaging rates apply.
Entries must be filled out completely and legibly in order to qualify, and will be void if they are, in whole or in part, incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, counterfeit, altered, or obtained through theft or fraud. No mechanically reproduced, software-generated or other automated multiple entries are permitted. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected or mutilated entries, including due to transmission, technical, and/or network failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any hardware or software (whether originating with sender or Sponsor), telephonic failures, human error, or any other error or malfunction. For online entries, 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.
Entrants agree not to upload, post or transmit any materials which contain any computer viruses, Easter eggs, worms, Trojan Horses or other harmful component or programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the operation of the promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any person who makes such attempt(s).
Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. Any questions regarding the number of entries submitted by an individual or the authorized account holder of an e-mail address shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entries by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the promotion.
By entering this promotion, entrant agrees that WCSC-TV may provide entrant with promotional materials and that WCSC-TV may release entrant’s personally identifiable registration information to other Sponsor for that purpose. WCSC-TV is not responsible for the use of entrant’s personally identifiable information by social media sites.
4. Ownership and Publicity Rights. By submitting an entry in any form, entrant represents and warrants that he/she owns the copyrights and moral rights to any and all artistic works contained in his/her entry, including any images, music, videos, and/or literary or written content. Entrant represents and warrants that he/she has the right to grant all of the rights in this paragraph to the Sponsor, and that he/she has secured all third party rights, including but not limited to copyrights and privacy rights, contained within his/her entry. Entrant represents and warrants that the entry is original and that all factual statements contained in it are true and correct and not exaggerated. In exchange for the opportunity to participate in this promotion, each entrant grants Sponsor the perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide, and irrevocable right, but not the obligation, to use, edit, alter, copy, reproduce, disclose, display, publish, prepare derivative works from, perform, distribute, exhibit, broadcast, stream, embed, or otherwise exploit the entry, in whole or in part, whether in connection with the promotion or not, in any form, media or technology, now known or hereafter developed, including, without limitation, broadcast and cable television, radio, mobile transmission and the Internet, for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, advertising, promotion, entertainment and commercial purposes, without any payment to, or further authorization by, the entrant. If at any time Sponsor receive a request to remove any entry from Sponsor broadcast, website, blog, twitter account, podcast, social media profile, mobile application, or other media claiming entrant’s failure to secure or possess any of the rights contained herein, Sponsor reserves the right to remove the submission and eliminate entrant from further consideration in this promotion. Please see our website’s Terms of Service for terms and conditions on content submissions.
6 Prizes. There are twenty eight (28) prizes. Daily prizes will vary. One prize will be awarded on each day of contest. Daily prizes will consist of technological lifestyle prizes including televisions, laptops and tablets. Daily prize will be revealed on Live 5 News Facebook page and during the morning broadcast. Value of each prize will range in value from approx. $100.00 to $500.00. No prize may be exchanged for cash, transferred, or assigned by the winner. Sponsor reserve the right to substitute a prize, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Sponsor not responsible for prize malfunctions or technology issues.
7 How the Prizes are Awarded. Each daily winner will be chosen at random from correct entries and notified via email. Prizes must be claimed at WCSC Studios 2126 Charlie Hall Blvd Charleston, SC 29414. Prizes will not be mailed
8 Odds of Winning. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
9 Conditions of Acceptance of Prize. Driver’s license or other appropriate picture identification is required to claim a prize. The winner will be required to execute and return a release and affidavit of eligibility at the time the prize is claimed or the prize will be forfeited. A winner must take possession of his or her prize by 530PM on Monday June 30, 2014 or the prize will be forfeited.
Winner will be solely responsible for any and all local, state, and federal taxes, as well as license and registration fees, transportation costs, gratuities and other items of an incidental nature. WCSC-TV will report any individual winnings over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one year period to the Internal Revenue Service. Winner will receive a Form 1099 from WCSC-TV if WCSC-TV reports any winnings to the Internal Revenue Service.
Each winner agrees to the use of his or her name and likeness in publicity without any additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. By entering this promotion, each winner acknowledges that WCSC-TV, and all other Sponsor and venues, have the right to publicize and broadcast each winner’s name, voice, and likeness, the fact that he or she won, and all matters incidental thereto.
10 Limitation on Liability. By entering this promotion, each entrant forever discharges and releases Sponsor, parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability, claims, causes of action, suits, and demands of any kind arising from or in connection with the promotion, including, without limitation, responsibility for property damage, loss of life, or personal injury or death resulting from or in connection with participating in the promotion or from or in connection with use or receipt of the prize, however caused.
11 Sponsor’ Reservation of Rights. These official rules are subject to modification by WCSC-TV. In the event of a dispute, all decisions made by WCSC-TV are final and binding. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any person who tampers with the entry process or the operation of Sponsor’ web sites, or who otherwise acts in violation of these official rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its/their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, or modify this promotion if, for any reason, the promotion is not capable of completion as planned (including, but not limited to, for the following reasons: infection by computer virus, technical corruption, force majeure, or non-authorized human intervention that compromises or affects the administration, fairness, integrity, security, or proper conduct of the promotion).
The contest period was extended one day to Thursday May 22, 2014.