REAL HOUSEMOMS OF DOUGLAS COUNTY
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
a.The Real Housemoms of Douglas County will begin on Friday, July 8, 2011 at 12:00:00 pm CST and end on Sunday, July 31, 2011 at 11:59:00 pm CST.
a.The Promotion is open to all legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia (except NY and FL) who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry and who live in the Omaha metropolitan area. Employees of WOWT, its parent, subsidiary, and affiliated entities, its advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other broadcasting stations in the Omaha metropolitan area, and the members of their immediate families (spouse, parents, siblings or children) or households (whether related or not) are ineligible to participate or win. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void outside the United States, in NY and FL, as applicable, and where prohibited.
b.Only one winner per household is permitted.
c.Entrants are required to provide truthful information and the Station will reject and delete any entry that it discovers to be false or fraudulent. The Station will disqualify any entry from individuals who do not meet the eligibility requirements, and will also delete any entry as required by law.
a.To participate in the Promotion, you may enter via the following method:
VIA INTERNET – Follow the link on wowt.com or momseveryday.com to enter. All applicants must submit first and last name, complete address, city, state, zip code, telephone number, date of birth and a valid email address in the online entry form.
Internet entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the email address by an internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning the email address or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Entries submitted will not be acknowledged or returned. Use of any device to automate entry is prohibited. Proof of submission of an entry shall not be deemed proof of receipt by Station. The contest/sweepstakes administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Promotion. For purpose of this Promotion, a “Day” shall begin at 12:00:00 a.m. CST and shall end at 11:59:59 p.m. CST.
b.Only one entry per person and one entry per email address are permitted.
a.Each of the six winners will receive a professional photography session, floral bouquet, and gift certificates to area retailers and restaurants, two tickets to River City Rodeo Saturday, September 24th, 2011 performance.
b.There is no substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for prizes, except that the Station may, at its sole discretion, substitute prizes of comparable value or cash. The prizes are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. Other restrictions may apply.
5.WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION
a.Decisions of Station management with respect to the Promotion are final.
b.Contestants will be selected at random from all entries received by 11:59:00 pm CST on July 31, 2011. Forms must be filled out completely to be eligible for entry.
c.Selected contestants will be contacted on Monday, August 1, 2011 and mailed the specific contest dates, times, and locations. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to complete, sign and return the required affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period, or if a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner will be disqualified and will forfeit the prize.
d.The top twelve (12) competitors will be determined by accumulation of points during assigned tasks, which may include but are not limited to grocery shopping/meal planning, scheduling, carpooling, school lunch-making, laundry, and youth sports knowledge. In the case of a tie, the Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben Foundation will issue a tie-breaker to determine the finalists.
e.Twelve (12) finalists will be asked to participate in the 2011 Heritage Parade by walking the parade route on Saturday, September 24, 2011 from 10am-12pm. Following the parade, the competition amongst the finalists will resume at the Qwest Center Omaha with the top six women being chosen based on points.
f.All prizes must be collected at the Community Stage on Saturday, September 24, 2011 as soon as the top six (6) “Real Housemoms of Douglas County” are announced.
a.Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winners. Winners will be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent including the winner’s full Social Security Number for receipt of any prize valued at $600 or more or for any prizes awarded by the Station in a calendar year with an aggregate value of $600 or more. Failure to submit a complete W-9 or equivalent will result in disqualification and forfeiture of the prize.
b.Participating in the Promotion and acceptance of prize constitutes winner’s and guest’s (where applicable) permission for the Station or its agents to photograph, film and record each winner, and to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by him/her regarding the Promotion or its sponsors for purposes of trade, publicity or promotion without additional financial or other compensation, and, where legal, to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize.
c.Prior to awarding any prize or prize certificate, and depending on the nature of the prize and eligibility requirements of the Promotion, the Station in its sole discretion will require verification of Promotion winner’s identification by a showing of valid government-issued photo identification. By participating and/or accepting a prize, entrants, winners and guests (if applicable) agree to release and hold harmless the Station, its sponsor(s) and promotional partner(s), its advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, and the officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents, representatives, successors, and assigns of each of them (collectively, the “Released Parties”) harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participation in the Promotion. The Station will also require eligible Promotion winners and their guests or travel companions, if any (as well as each of their parent(s) or legal guardian(s), if winners, guests or travel companions are under the age of majority in their state of residence), to sign a liability release confirming such consent.
d.The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person (and all of their entries) from this Promotion if he or she tampers with the entry process, the operation of the Promotion, or the operation of the Station’s web channel or is otherwise in violation of the rules. The Station further reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate or suspend the Promotion, or any part of it, if it is not capable of completion as planned or if any fraud, technical failures or any factor beyond the Station’s control, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion as determined by the Station in is sole discretion. Any attempt by an entrant or any person to deliberately damage any station web channel or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Station reserves the right to seek full prosecution and/or damages from any such individual to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Station’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of this provision. If due to circumstances beyond the control of the Station, any competition or prize-related event or travel is delayed, rescheduled, postponed or cancelled, the Station reserves the right, but not the obligation, to modify, terminate, suspend or cancel the Promotion and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
e.The Released Parties are not responsible for (i) typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the Promotion, or in the announcement of a prize; (ii) entries not received due to difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays, computer difficulties, malfunctions, disconnections, other technological failures, telephone service outages, delays, dropped calls, or busy signals, or any other difficulties that may prevent an individual from sending or receiving a text message; or (iii) lost, stolen, mangled, misdirected, postage due, illegible, incomplete, incorrect, or late entries. Further, the Released Parties are not responsible if any part of a Promotion prize that cannot be awarded due to acts of god, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, acts of terrorism or other factors beyond the Station’s control.
f.To obtain a copy of the Official Rules or a list of winners following completion of the Promotion (please specify which), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope “Official Rules” or “Winner List” to Winner List or Official Rules Request, WOWT, 3501 Farnam Street, Omaha, NE 68131. A copy of the Official Rules and a list of winners (when complete) are also available during regular business hours at the main studio of WOWT, 3501 Farnam Street, Omaha, NE 68131. All such requests must be received within thirty (30) days following completion of the Promotion.
Sponsor: Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben, River City Rodeo & Stock Show, 8707 West Center Road, Suite 101, Omaha, NE 68124, 402-554-9600.