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Rules for WFSB Better Connecticut Edrick’s Fine Dry Cleaning Sweepstakes

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Here are the official rules for WFSB Better Connecticut Edrick’s Fine Dry Cleaning Sweepstakes

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

The WFSB Better Connecticut Edrick’s Fine Dry Cleaning Sweepstakes is a sweepstakes that begins at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time (“E.T.”) on February 15, 2016, and ends February 19, 2016 (“Sweepstakes Period”).  Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m., E.T. on February 19, 2016 to be eligible. Entries become the property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged or returned. Station’s clock will be the official clock for the sweepstakes.

Sponsor: WFSB-TV/Meredith Corporation, 333 Capital Blvd, Rocky Hill CT. 06067 and Edrick’s Fine Dry Cleaning, 1007 Farmington Ave, Farmington CT 06032.

ENTRY:  Viewers can email a non-professional picture taken by you or at your direction of the bride or bride-to-be holding a sign with your wedding date to weddings@betterct.com to receive one (1) entry.  Photos may be in black and white or color and must be original and created by you. The contest is open to anyone who has gotten married - or will get married - in 2016. Sponsor reserves the right to show entrants’ photos on WFSB Better Connecticut during contest period (02/15/16-02/19/16).  

Photo Requirements:  

• Photos must be recent, and must include your 2016 wedding date

• Photos must be taken by entrant, non-professional, unpublished and may not have won any prize or award. 

• Photos must not contain material that violates or infringes the rights of another, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement.  

• Photos must not contain brand names or trademarks.  

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject, disqualify, modify, edit, and revise any photos that are obscene, defamatory, profane, offensive, lewd, pornographic, false, misleading, deceptive, or otherwise inconsistent with its editorial standards, audience expectations, or reputational interests or that Sponsor believes may violate any applicable law or regulation or the rights of any third party.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to verify any element of any entry or related materials and to disqualify any entrant whose participation may subject the contest, Sponsor, or Sponsor's advertisers, clients, or customers to controversy, negative publicity, scorn, or ridicule. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

LIMIT: One (1) entry per person with a valid email address per day each day during the contest period.  No group entries. Any attempt to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, Facebook accounts, identities, registrations, logins, or any other methods may result in disqualification by Sponsors, in their sole discretion.

Entries and referred entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices or by means which subvert the entry process will be void.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”).

ELIGIBILITY:  Legal residents of CT in the WFSB-TV viewing area (Litchfield County, Hartford County, Tolland County, Windham County, New London County, Middlesex County, New Haven County), who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry, are eligible to enter, except employees of Sponsors and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries and members of their immediate families or household members. “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.  Winners of a prize from WFSB within the past thirty (30) days from the beginning date of this sweepstakes are not eligible.

WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZING:  On or about February 22, 2016 at approximately 3:00 p.m., E.T., WFSB will randomly select one (1) winner from among the eligible entries received during the contest period. One (1) winner will receive a gift certificate good for one (1) wedding gown cleaning and preservation at Edrick’s Fine Dry Cleaning, 1007 Farmington Ave, Farmington CT 06032, approximate retail value: Not to exceed $375.00. Certificate expires February 1, 2017.

Gift certificate is subject to issuer terms and conditions.   One (1) prize per household. 

Potential winner will be notified by phone and/or email on or about February 22, 2016 at approximately 3:30 p.m., E.T. and must pick-up prize redemption information at WFSB’s address within five (5) days of notification.

Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if prize cannot be awarded as described. Sponsors will determine all elements of prizing in their discretion. Prize(s) may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at Sponsors’ discretion. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee express or implied by Sponsors. Sponsors disclaim all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any third-party product or services accepted by the winner(s).   The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules. Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules and agree that if any winner fails to provide proof of identity, refuses to provide required documentation, is found to have violated the Official Rules or otherwise does not meet eligibility criteria, prize will be forfeited. Entrants understand that Sponsors are not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession and use of prize. Sponsors are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize. Decisions of Sponsors are final and binding in all respects.

ODDS of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

PRIVACY:  By entering this sweepstakes, you are opting-in to receive promotional materials from WFSB and/or its affiliates, advertisers, or other business partners. If you "opt in" to receiving such promotional materials, WFSB reserves the right to release any personally identifiable registration information regarding you to third parties who provide goods or services that WFSB believes may be of interest to you. If you decide that you would like to discontinue receiving promotional information from such third parties, please contact those third parties directly.  For more information about how WFSB uses the information you provide, see the privacy policy at http://www.wfsb.com/story/18990/this-web-sites-privacy-policy?autostart=true.  IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO SHARE YOUR INFORMATION, PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES.

OTHER: Sponsors assume no responsibility for entries unable to be processed due to network, hardware or other technical failures; or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, or lost entries.  Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsors further reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or integrity of the sweepstakes.  In the event of cancellation, Sponsors reserve the right to select winner(s) from among all eligible entries received prior to date of cancellation.  The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the sweepstakes is prohibited.  In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.

GENERAL: Except where prohibited by law:  (i) entry constitutes permission for Sponsors to use winner’s entry, name, hometown, likeness, photograph, voice and statements regarding this sweepstakes in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the sweepstakes, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner’s list, if applicable; (ii) potential winners may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability/Publicity within five (5) days of notification.  If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to claim prize, or fails to respond to the winner notification, the potential winner is disqualified and the prize is forfeited.  If forfeited, an alternate winner will be selected.  By participating and winning a prize, winners release Sponsors, Facebook, their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agents, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability with respect to the prize won and participation in the sweepstakes. Subject to all U.S. federal, CT state and local laws and regulations.  Void where prohibited.  For the winners’ list, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope after 3/7/16 to Winners’ List/Edrick’s Fine Dry Cleaning Giveaway at the WFSB address above.