WPTV newsroom tour sweepstakes rules


WPTV Tour Sweepstakes Rules:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Open only to legal residents of  Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee and Broward countiesin Florida, who are 18 years of age or older as of June 4, 2012.  Void wherever prohibited by law.  Employees of Scripps Media, Inc. d/b/a WPTV-TV, SUNFEST of Palm Beach County (collectively, "Sponsor"), their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and the immediate family members (spouse, mother, father, in-laws, grandmother, grandfather, brother, sister, children and grandchildren) and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. 

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used to select a winner for this contest and receive future promotional e-mails from Sponsor. You may opt out for those e-mails at any time.

TO ENTER:  Beginning 12:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time June 4, 2012 through 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time June 22, 2012, you can enter this sweepstakes through the Sweepstakes application on the Facebook Platform on the WPTV page on Facebook.  Links are also located on www.wptv.com/contests .  Follow the onscreen instructions to enter this giveaway by "Liking" WPTV and completing all of the required information.

Limit one entry per person/household address.  No mechanically reproduced entries of any kind permitted. Illegible and incomplete entries are void. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, mutilated,postage due, misdirected entries or entries not received. In the event of a dispute over who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account identified on the online entry form. The authorized account holder is deemed to be the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider, or online organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.  Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

RANDOM DRAWING:  Winners will be selected by random drawings on June 25, 2012 from all eligible entries received.  Decisions of Sponsor are final on all matters. Winners will be notified by phone; and have (2) business days to respond. If there is no response an alternate potential grand prize winner will be selected.Limit one prize per person/household address. Odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible entries received.


PRIZE:( 5) Five First Prizes: Each winner will receive a tour of WPTV for him/her and five friends, age restricted to 10 years of age and older.  Tour will include the opportunity to watch the NewsChannel 5 at 5p newscast and meet on-air personalities.  After winners are notified, each will have 30 days to schedule his/her tour.  Tours must be completed by Friday, December 14, 2012.  WPTV is located at1100 Banyan Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Prizes consist of only those items specifically listed as part of the prize. No substitution or transfer/assignment of prize by winners permitted. If by reason of printing or other error, more prizes are claimed than the number of prizes set forth in these Official Rules, a random drawing will be held to award the advertised number of prizes in the relevant category.  Under no circumstances will more than the advertised number of prizes be awarded.

Facebook and Sponsor, their parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries or agencies are not liable for any losses, injuries, or damages of any kind resulting from acceptance of and/or participation in prizes.

All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of winners.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.  Potential winners (or parent/legal guardian if potential winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Prize Acceptance Form, which may require social security number, postmarked within 10 days of the date on notification materials. Noncompliance within this time period and/or return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and an alternate potential winner may be selected by random draw from all remaining eligible entries. All winners must produce picture or some other form of proper identification

to claim any prize. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook.  Entrants are providing their information to Sponsor and not to Facebook.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize with prize of equal or greater value. Acceptance of any prize constitutes permission to the Sponsor to use winners' name, voice, statements, image and likeness for purposes of advertising and trade, in any medium, without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. Submission of contact information in connection with this Sweepstakes (whether or not required), including mailing address, phone number, and email address, during entry constitutes permission for Sponsor to add entrant to Sponsor's customer database and to contact entrant in the future for promotional and other reasons.  You may opt-out of receiving such communications as set forth in Sponsor's Privacy Policy (located at www.wptv.com) or as provided within any such marketing materials (e.g., using the "Unsubscribe" feature provided in the footer of Sponsor's emails).


TERMS:  Sponsor not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing, the offering or the announcement of any prize or in the administration of the promotion, whether caused by computer, technical or human error. Winners assume all liability and agree to hold Sponsor harmless for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this promotion or use or redemption of any prize.  Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, damaged, incomplete, illegible, faulty, or incorrect transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, any damage to any person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the online portion of the promotion, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit a user's ability to participate in the sweepstakes whether caused by computer, technical or human error. All terms of promotion shall be construed according to, and any disputes shall be subject to, the laws of the State of Florida.  Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the program for any reason, including but not limited to, if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the promotion; or if a computer virus, bug, wireless failure, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper administration of the promotion as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify, freeze or prohibitthe participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected, or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation or with any provision in these Official Rules. Any attempt to undermine the operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal & civil laws. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify and/or seek damages from any individual making any such attempts to the full extent permitted by law.

WINNERS LIST:For the winner's names, available after June 29, 2012, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: WPTV Tour Sweepstakes, WPTV NewsChannel 5, 1100 Banyan Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL  33401 to be received by July 20, 2012.

SPONSORS:  Scripps Media, Inc. d/b/a WPTV-TV, 1100 Banyan Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL  33401.

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