“Heavenly Lake Tahoe MIDWEEK SKI VACATION FOR TWO”
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN
KTVU Fox 2’s Ticket 2 Tuesday “Heavenly Lake Tahoe MIDWEEK SKI VACATION FOR TWO”
(the “Contest”) is open only to legal residents of California, 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of KTVU Fox 2, Action 36, Cable 6, Cox Enterprises, Inc., Internet Broadcasting Systems, Inc., Travel Nevada (collectively, the “Sponsors”), their affiliates, subsidiaries, franchisees, representatives, advertising agencies and their immediate family members are ineligible to participate in the Contest. Winners of any KTVU-sponsored promotion, contest or sweepstakes within the previous twelve (12) months are ineligible to participate in the Contest. This Contest is void where prohibited by law.
(2)HOW TO ENTER AND PLAY:
(a)KTVU’s weekday morning television program, “Mornings on 2,” will be broadcast on KTVU starting at approximately 7:00 a.m. P.S.T. on 12/27/11, at which time the Contest will begin (“Start Date”). Sometime during KTVU’s broadcast of “Mornings on 2,” a secret word (“Secret Word”) will be revealed, and viewers will be invited to visit KTVU’s Ticket 2 Tuesday website at www.ktvu.com to enter the Contest.
(b)On the website, each participant (“Entrant”) must complete and submit an online entry form (the “Entry”), including his/her first and last names, age, complete address (including street address, city and ZIP code) and telephone number where he/she can be reached, e-mail address, and the complete and correctly-spelled Secret Word. To be eligible for the Contest, Entries must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. P.S.T. on 12/27/11 (“Entry Deadline”). Each Entrant must have an Internet or online service provider account in good standing with either free Internet access or a flat-monthly fee structure as of the Start Date. Each Entry must be made by an individual from a single computer and may not be made by proxy, automated device(s) or electronic means such as script, bot, macro or any other similar software or program. Each Entry will be deemed made by the registered owner of the e-mail address from which the Entry was received. All Entries are the property of KTVU and will not be returned.
(c)On or about the day after the Entry Deadline, KTVU will conduct a random drawing from all correct and eligible Entries to select the winners of the Contest (the “Winners”). Each Winner will thereafter be notified by telephone and/or email. KTVU will make no more than two (2) attempts to notify each Winner. If any Winner does not respond to KTVU’s notification within 48 hours of notification, KTVU, in its sole discretion, may disqualify the Winner and may or may not select an alternate Winner by conducting a random drawing from the remaining eligible Entries.
One night at a South Lake Tahoe lodging property and a one day of skiing for two people at Heavenly Mountain Resort. Prize is valid Sunday through Thursday during the 2011/12 ski season, excluding holiday periods. This prize expires March 31, 2012. All reservations must be made prior to March 15, 2012.
The total approximate retail value of each is $639.00. No substitutions are allowed, except that the Sponsors may, in their sole discretion, substitute a prize package of equal or greater value. Each Winner may waive his/her right to receive the Prize; however, the Prize is nonassignable, nontransferable, and not redeemable for cash. Each Winner is responsible for all expenses, costs and fees not explicitly listed as part of the Prize. All fees and reporting requirements associated with federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of each Winner. KTVU will send a publicity release, indemnification and affidavit of eligibility to each Winner; by accepting notification of any Prize award, each Winner and his/her guest agree to complete, sign and return these documents no later than ten (10) days after receipt of the above-mentioned documents. Failure to sign and return the release, indemnification and affidavit may, at the sole discretion of KTVU, result in the Winner’s disqualification and the award of the Prize to an alternate Winner.
The odds of winning depend on the number of correct, eligible Entries received.
(6)SPONSORS’ RESERVATION OF RIGHTS
If for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, delay or failure in broadcasting “Mornings on 2” or any other causes beyond the Sponsors’ control that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, KTVU reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, suspend or terminate the Contest.
(7)DISCLAIMER AND RELEASE:
By entering into the Contest or accepting or using any prize award or benefits, each Entrant releases the Sponsors and each of their affiliated companies, directors, officers, employees, representatives, partners and agents from any liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or with the acceptance, possession or use of the Prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light). The Sponsors disclaim any liability for: (1) any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay or failure in the transmission of Entries or the operation of the Contest; (2) any theft, destruction or unauthorized access to or alteration of Entries; (3) any problems or technical malfunctions of any computer hardware, software, networks, lines, online systems, providers or servers associated with or used for the Contest, whether originating from Entrants, Sponsors or others; (4) failure of any Entry to be received by the Entry Deadline on account of traffic congestion or technical problems on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof; (5) any incomplete, inaccurate, illegible, garbled, defective, misdirected or misrouted Entries; (6) any injury or damage to any computer related to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials for this Contest; or (7) any disputes, claims, damages, fees, costs, injuries or damages associated with or involving the use of the Prize.
All questions, issues, claims and disputes concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of any Entrant, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than California.
The Contest is sponsored by KTVU Fox 2, KICU-Action 36 Cable 6, Internet Broadcasting Systems, Inc., Cox Enterprises, Inc., and Travel Nevada. The Sponsors’ decisions regarding the selection of the Winners and all other aspects of the Contest shall be final and binding in all respects. The Sponsors will not be responsible for any typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these Official Contest Rules or any other materials or administration relating to the Contest. If you have questions regarding this Contest, please contact KTVU at: “Ticket 2 Tuesday,” KTVU Fox 2, 2 Jack London Square, Oakland, California 94607.