"Windy City LIVE Living In The Moment In The Hawaiian Islands Sweepstakes"
I. NAME OF SPONSOR & ADMINISTRATOR
Windy City LIVE and WLS Television, Inc., (hereafter referred to as "Sponsor" and/or "Administrator").
Open only to legal residents of Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin; 25 years of age or older and must reside in one of the following counties: in Illinois - Lake, McHenry, DeKalb, Kane DuPage, Cook, Kendall, Will Grundy, Kankakee, La Salle; in Indiana - Lake, Porter, La Porte, Newton, Jasper; or in Wisconsin - Kenosha, Walworth, Racine.
Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for Windy City LIVE, WLS Television, Inc., its parent, subsidiary, and affiliated companies and entities, their advertising/promotional agencies or vendors, any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the sweepstakes or supplying the prize, and/or 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, stepsiblings, 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. Entrants must go to the Windy City LIVE fan page on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/windycitylive) and "LIKE" the page to enter. Entrants will also be required to submit a first name, last name, city & state of residence, valid email address and contact phone number. Entrants will also be given the option to "LIKE" the Hawaii Convention & Visitors Bureau Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/Hawaii) and Pleasant Holidays (https://www.facebook.com/PleasantHolidays).
Sweepstakes begins on September 2, 2013, at 11:00am Central Time (CT) and ends on 12:00pm CT September 27, 2013, 2013. Entries must be electronically submitted and received by 12:30 pm CT, September 23, 2013.
Once submitted, Entrants will be given the option to share the Sweepstakes on Entrant's Facebook page. For each friend associated with Entrant's Facebook account who enters the Sweepstakes via shared link, five (5) additional entries ("Bonus Entries") in the Sweepstakes will be automatically entered for the original Entrant.
Limit one (1) original Entry per Facebook account; unlimited "Bonus Entries"
Sponsor & Administrator are 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 sweepstakes 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 sweepstakes, Administrator reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the sweepstakes. 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 sweepstakes. In case of dispute as to identity of a winner who entered online, winner will be deemed to be the person who is the registered user of the Facebook account submitted in the winning entry.
IV. HOW AND WHEN WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED AND NOTIFIED
A total of sixty (60) Finalist will be chosen, twenty (20) in each of three (3) separate random drawings scheduled to take place on or about: September 6, 13 and 23, 2013. Entries will be accepted on a rolling basis. Entries received up to the time of the first drawing will be carried over to the entry pool for the second and third drawings, entries received up to the time of the second drawing will be carried over to the entry pool for the third drawing. Enter early for more chances to be selected as a finalist. Once selected as a Finalist entrants are ineligible for any subsequent finalist drawings. Selected Finalists must be available to appear on the Windy City LIVE broadcast on Friday, September 27, 2013 between the hours of 9:30AM and 12:30PM. Finalists must arrive at the Windy City LIVE studio at 190 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60601 no later than 10:30am on Friday, September 27, 2013. Due to space limitations, Finalists will only be given one (1) ticket to be in the Windy City LIVE audience and will not be allowed to bring guests. Finalists with a physical impairment who may need assistance will be given an exception, but any guests of Finalists will be ineligible to win the Grand Prize. Finalists unable to appear on the Windy City LIVE broadcast will be disqualified and replaced with a Finalist selected at random from all valid entries.
Finalists will be notified via email and/or telephone. Finalists names and city and state may also be posted on the WindyCityLIVE.com Web site.
One (1) winner will be selected at random on or about 11:50am CT, September 27, 2013 from all Finalists.
Winner will be announced live on-air on the Windy City LIVE broadcast on Friday, September 27, 2013 between the hours of 11:00AM and 12:00PM Central Time.
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Drawing will be conducted by Administrator. By participating, entrants agree
Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator, which shall be final and binding in all respects.
Grand Prize: One (1) Pleasant Holidays Hawaii Vacation package for two (2) people to Maui, Hawaii which includes one (1) room for six (6) days/five (5) nights at the The Westin Maui Hotel in accommodations to be chosen by hotel; round-trip economy airfare for two (2) people from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Kahului Airport (OGG) in Maui; and one (1) Hertz Rental Car (Compact Class) for six (6) days; ARV of Grand Prize: $5000.00 US. Transportation to/from airports is not provided. Prize must be redeemed no later than September 30, 2014. Hotel reservations must be made within sixty (60) days in advance of travel and are not interchangeable between hotels. Prize is non-transferable, non-refundable, not redeemable for cash and may not be sold. Travel over holidays and other peak travel periods is restricted. Airline fuel surcharge plus all airline taxes (Federal Excise & Hawaii taxes), optional insurance and any upgrades are the responsibility of the recipient. Winner is responsible for paying any applicable taxes, resort fees, parking fees, room service charges and any other incidentals, taxes or fees assessed directly by the hotel, and/or not directly specified above. Upon check-in, Winner will be required to provide a valid credit card to cover incidental expenses. Travel is subject to availability and some restrictions may apply. Extensions to the Prize cannot be given. A $250 change fee per person applies to all changes once the itinerary is confirmed; a $200 fee per person will be charged for all cancellations. Reservation of HERTZ rental car requires valid credit card. A valid debit card may be used but a cash deposit will be required by Hertz. 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 substitute, but Sponsor in its sole discretion may substitute prizes of equal or greater value.
By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the
of the Sponsor and the sweepstakes Administrator, which shall be final in all respects.
By participating in this sweepstakes and accepting any prize that they may win,
entrants agree to release WLS Television, Inc., its 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 sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of the prize.
Entrants 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 may be required to provide proof of age, identity and residency, (b) winner must sign and return affidavit of eligibility/compliance with rules, publicity/liability release and indemnification.
VII. MISCELLANEOUS; WINNERS' LIST
Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Administrator 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 sweepstakes 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 sweepstakes as originally planned. For the names of the prize winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to "WCL Living In The Moment In The Hawaiian Islands Sweepstakes" Winners, 190 N State Street, Chicago, IL 60601 within 30 days of September 27, 2013.