ABC12 / "HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS" Ticket Giveaway SWEEPSTAKES:
I. NAME OF SPONSORS:
WJRT-TV, Inc. and Perani Arena & Event Center (Hereinafter collectively referred to as "Sponsor").
Entrants must be 18-years-of-age or older at time of entry, legal residents of the broadcast viewing area of WJRT-TV / WJRT-DT, ABC12. WJRT-TV's broadcast viewing area consists of the following Michigan counties: Genesee, Saginaw, Bay, Midland, Shiawassee, Gratiot, Isabella, Gladwin, Ogemaw, Iosco, Arenac, Tuscola and Huron.
Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for WJRT-TV, Perani Arena & Event Center, any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the contest or supplying the prize, and their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or play. "Immediate family members" shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.
III. HOW AND WHEN TO ENTER
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
To participate in "ABC12 / "HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS" Ticket Giveaway SWEEPSTAKES", entrants must do the following:
- Contestants must log onto www.abc12.com and look for the "Contest and Promotions" link located on the homepage which will take them to the page to enter the "ABC12 /"HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS" TICKET GIVEAWAY SWEEPSTAKES".
- Once contestant clicks on the link mentioned above, he/she will need to enter their information in the form provided. Entries with incomplete information will not be included in the final drawing.
- The Sweepstakes begins on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:00 am EDT and concludes on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 11:59pm EDT.
All entries are the property of WJRT-TV and will not be acknowledged or returned. All eligible entries must be received by 11:59pm EDT on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 (the conclusion of the contest). Limit one entry per person or e-mail address per day.
Sponsor is also not responsible for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software. If for any reason the contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the contest, Sponsor reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest. No responsibility is assumed for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; or any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or electronic entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web-site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials from this contest. In the event of a dispute over an electronic entry, prize will be awarded to the owner of the e-mail account, not the name on the entry form.
IV. HOW AND WHEN WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED AND NOTIFIED
At the conclusion of the contest, TWO (2) entries will be chosen at random. An ABC12 representative will contact each winner by phone at the telephone number provided by the winner. If a selected Entrant does not respond within ONE (1) business days, ABC12 may select an alternate entry to be named a winner from all remaining eligible entries.
Limit one winner per household for this contest. People who have won any other prizes on station within 90 days of entry are not eligible to enter this sweepstakes. Odds of being selected as a winner and receiving the prize is based on the number of eligible entries received.
TWO (2) grand prize winners will be chosen from all eligible entrants and will receive a Harlem Globetrotter prize pack. Prize pack includes a Family pack of FOUR (4) tickets to see the Harlem Globetrotters at Perani Arena & Event Center on January 28, 2013 at 7:00pm. The game will take place at Perani Arena & Event Center, located at 3501 Lapeer Rd., Flint, MI 48503.
Tickets are valued at $27 each.
Federal, state and local taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner, who will receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual value of any prize valued at $600 or more.
Winners are not entitled to exchange or transfer prizes or to obtain cash or other substitutes, but Sponsor in its sole discretion may substitute prizes of equal or greater value. Some restrictions may apply.
Sponsor is not responsible for cancellation or preemption of show/game, meet and greet with the players and/or Junior Globetrotter activities, or for other circumstances that make it impractical or impossible to fulfill these elements of the prize. The meet and greet with the players and Junior Globetrotter activities have no approximate retail value, and if it becomes impractical or impossible to fulfill this element, Sponsor's only obligation will be to provide the remainder of the prize.
By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the contest administrator, which shall be final in all respects.
By participating in this contest and accepting any prize that they may win, entrants agree to release WJRT-TV, Inc., The Dow Event Center Theater, their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this contest and/or acceptance or use of the prize.
Entrants authorize the Released Parties to use their (and their guests) name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in programming or promotional material, worldwide in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Before proceeding with potential segment spotlighting honoree, honoree must also authorize the Released Parties to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in programming or promotional material, worldwide in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor's sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.
To claim prize: (a) winner must provide proof of age, identity and residency; (b) winner must sign and return affidavit of eligibility/compliance with rules, publicity/liability release and indemnification ; and (c) have winner's intended guest(s), if any, sign and return releases requested by Sponsor; all within the time period(s) specified by Sponsor.
VII. MISCELLANEOUS; WINNERS' LIST
Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the contest in the event of tampering or other circumstances, including but not limited to acts of God or civil disturbance that render it impractical or impossible to complete or fulfill the contest as originally planned.
For a list of rules and/or contest winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to ABC12 / "HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS" TICKET Giveaway SWEEPSTAKES, c/o WJRT-TV / WJRT-DT, 2302 Lapeer Road, Flint, MI 48503, or log on to www.abc12.com.
Winners will be posted at www.abc12.com at the conclusion of the contest.