WIS "RNDC ROYAL
TREATMENT CONTEST" OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES
This contest is sponsored by WIS-TV, 1111 Bull St., Columbia, SC 29201,
and Republic National Distributing Company ("RNDC"), 410 Foster Brothers Drive,
West Columbia, SC 29172,in conjunction with Tin Roof Columbia, 1022 Senate St.
Columbia, SC 29201, Pinch, 640 Harden St. Columbia, SC 29205, Za's Brick Oven
Pizza, 2930 Devine St. Columbia, SC 29205, Hair of the Dog Tavern, 2303 Devine
St. Columbia, SC 29205 (collectively, "Sponsor(s)"). The promotion begins at 8am
Thursday, June 21, 2012 and ends at 12 noon Tuesday, September 4, 2012. Entries
must be received by 12 noon on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 in order to
qualify. Promotion is void where
prohibited. By entering, each
entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these promotion rules.
No purchase necessary to enter or win. This contest is open only to legal U.S.
residents of the following counties in the station's viewing area: Abbeville,
Aiken, Allendale, Anderson, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Chester,
Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Edgefield,
Fairfield, Florence, Georgetown, Greenwood, Hampton, Horry, Kershaw,
Lancaster, Lee, Lexington, Marion, Marlboro, McCormick, Newberry,
Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda, Sumter, Union, Williamsburg, and York who are 21 years of age or older
at the time of entry. Employees and
immediate family members of employees of Raycom Media, Inc., WIS
Television, and other Sponsors of this contest and their respective parent
companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, and their advertising and
production agencies are not eligible to participate in this contest. Only one entry for each
individual / e-mail address / phone number will be accepted, and
multiple entries will be disqualified.
- How to Enter.
There are two ways to enter this contest. Individuals can text "King" or
"Queen" to 80310 to enter the contest or they may fill out the entry form
online, which will be accessible from the WIStv.com homepage under
"contests". Only one entry for each individual / e-mail address
/ phone number will be accepted, and multiple entries will be
disqualified. Entries must be
received by 12 noon on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 to qualify. Standard data and message rates may
apply for text messages. Entrants will be opted-in to an alert database
for promotional offers via text messages from RNDC, The Tin Roof, Hair of
the Dog Tavern, Za's Brick Oven Pizza, and Pinch. Reply HELP for help or STOP to stop
promotional text messages. All
entries become the property of Sponsor(s), and Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the
right to use any information submitted by entrants.
Entries must be filled out completely and legibly in order
to qualify, and will be void if they are, in whole or in part, incomplete,
illegible, damaged, irregular, counterfeit, altered, or obtained through theft
or fraud. No mechanically
reproduced, software-generated or other automated multiple entries are
permitted. Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for lost, late, illegible,
misdirected or mutilated entries, including due to transmission, technical,
and/or network failures of any kind, including, without limitation,
malfunctioning of any hardware or software (whether originating with sender or
Sponsor(s)), telephonic failures, human error, or any other error or
malfunction. For online entries, the
authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry will
be considered the entrant. An
"authorized account holder" shall mean the natural person assigned to such
e-mail account by the Internet access provider, online service provider, or
other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated
with such e-mail account. A potential
winner may be requested to provide proof that he or she is the authorized
account holder of the e-mail address associated with a winning entry.
Entrants agree not to upload, post or transmit
any materials which contain any computer viruses, Easter eggs, worms, Trojan
Horses or other harmful component or programming routines that are intended to
damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate
any system, data or personal information.
Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the
operation of the promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and
Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to seek damages from any person who makes such
materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. Any questions regarding the number of entries
submitted by an individual or the authorized account holder of an e-mail
address shall be determined by Sponsor(s) in its/their sole discretion, and
Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to disqualify any entries by persons determined
to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the promotion.
entering this promotion, entrant agrees that WIS-TV
and the other Sponsor(s) of this promotion may provide entrant with promotional
materials and that WIS-TV
may release entrant's personally identifiable registration information to the
other Sponsor(s) for that purpose. WIS-TV
is not responsible for the use of entrant's personally identifiable information
by the other Sponsor(s).
- There are 8 prizes. Two Voucher Packs for each of the
following bar and restaurants: Tin
Roof Columbia, Pinch, Hair of the Dog Tavern, and Za's Brick Oven Pizza. During each drawing, one voucher pack will
be awarded to a "King" and one voucher pack will be awarded to a
"Queen". Each voucher pack will consist of thirty (30) $9 vouchers
good for redemption at the specified bar/restaurant. Each voucher is
good for up to $9 of food/beverage to be determined by the Sponsors and
supplied by RNDC. Each winner can only use one voucher per 24-hour
period. Vouchers are only good for 30-days following the end of the contest
No prize may be exchanged for cash, transferred, or assigned
by the winner(s). Sponsor(s) reserve the
right to substitute a prize, in which case a prize of equal or greater value
will be awarded.
the Prizes are Awarded. WIS will choose two winners (1 "King" & 1
"Queen") for each participating business (8 winners total) at random from among
all those who enter during the entry period on 9/4/2012 at 12:01pm EST. Each winner will be notified by the phone
number supplied during entry or used to enter the contest.
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
of Acceptance of Prize. Driver's license or other appropriate picture
identification is required to claim a prize.
The winners, and/or any other persons necessary will be required to
execute and return a release and affidavit of eligibility before receiving
prize, or the prize will be forfeited. A
winner must take possession of his or her prize by within 7 days of
notification or the prize will be forfeited.
Winner(s) will be solely responsible for any and all local,
state, and federal taxes, as well as license and registration fees,
transportation costs, gratuities and other items of an incidental nature. WIS-TV will report any individual winnings
over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one year
period to the Internal Revenue Service.
Winner(s) will receive a Form 1099 from WIS-TV if WIS-TV reports any
winnings to the Internal Revenue Service.
Each winner agrees to the use of his or her name and
likeness in publicity without any additional compensation, except where
prohibited by law. By entering this
promotion, each winner acknowledges that WIS-TV all other sponsors and venues,
have the right to publicize and broadcast each winner's name, voice, and
likeness, the fact that he or she won, and all matters incidental thereto.
By entering this promotion, each entrant forever discharges and releases
parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their
respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all
liability, claims, causes of action, suits, and demands of any kind arising
from or in connection with the promotion, including, without limitation,
responsibility for property damage, loss of life, or personal injury or death
resulting from or in connection with participating in the promotion or from or
in connection with use or receipt of the prize(s), however caused.
Reservation of Rights. These official rules are subject to
modification by WIS-TV. In the event of
a dispute, all decisions made by WIS-TV are final and binding. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right, in its/their
sole discretion, to disqualify any person who tampers with the entry process or
the operation of Sponsor's/Sponsors' web site(s), or who otherwise acts in
violation of these official rules.
Sponsor(s) further reserve(s) the right, in its/their sole discretion,
to cancel, terminate, or modify this promotion if, for any reason, the promotion
is not capable of completion as planned (including, but not limited to, for the
following reasons: infection by computer
virus, technical corruption, force majeure, or non-authorized human
intervention that compromises or affects the administration, fairness,
integrity, security, or proper conduct of the promotion). WIS-TV
is not responsible for typographical or other errors in printing, the offering
or the administration of this promotion or in the announcement of the prizes.
For a list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to WIS-TV
1111 Bull Street Columbia, SC 29201 or visit the website at www.wistv.com between Sept. 5 and Sept. 30, 2012.