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How to Enter: Beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on August 18, 2011 until 5:00 p.m. ET on October 7, 2011 (the "Sweepstakes Period"), you may enter the Home & Garden Television ("HGTV") - HGTV Urban Oasis Giveaway℠ sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") in any of the following ways: (i) online, by visiting the HGTV website (www.hgtv.com) (the "HGTV Website") and completing and submitting the online entry form (limit one (1) online entry, per valid email address, per eligible person per day); (ii) online, by visiting the HGTV FrontDoor website (www.frontdoor.com) (the "HGTV Front Door Website") and completing and submitting the online entry form (limit one (1) online entry, per valid email address, per eligible person per day); or (iii) by mail, by hand printing your name, complete address, phone number (including area code) and date of birth either on a postcard or on a separate piece of paper no larger than 8½ x 11 inches, and mailing the postcard or paper in an envelope with the proper postage affixed to: "HGTV Urban Oasis Giveaway, PO Box 53445, Knoxville, TN 37950". Entrants using US mail may enter as often as they wish. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by October 7, 2011 and received by October 14, 2011. Limit one (1) entry per stamped envelope. Mechanically reproduced or hand-stamped entries or mailing labels or entries generated by script, macro or other automated or mechanical means will not be accepted. Incorrect, illegible, corrupt, and incomplete entries are void. These official rules are also available at the HGTV Website or by writing to HGTV Urban Oasis Giveaway - Rules Request, PO Box51622, Knoxville, TN 37950.
All eligible entries received will be entered in the Grand Prize Drawing. When you enter at the HGTV Website, you may be asked to consent to receive promotional emails and reminders for upcoming HGTV promotions and information about HGTV and the Participating Parties identified below. Consenting to receive such emails is optional and does not have to be agreed to in order to be eligible to enter the Sweepstakes and does not improve your chances of winning. Scripps Networks, LLC d/b/a Home & Garden Television ("Sponsor"), and all Participating Parties identified below (collectively with Sponsor, the "Sweepstakes Entities"), Ritway, Inc., and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, advertising and promotion agencies, all local sponsors, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, and any and all Internet servers and access provider(s) (collectively, "Released Parties") are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate entry information; human error; technical malfunctions; failures, omission, interruption, deletion, or defect of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, server providers, or software, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes; inability to access the HGTV Website; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; entries that are processed late or incorrectly or are incomplete or lost due to computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; printing, typographical, or human or other errors; and any entries which are late, lost, incomplete, delayed, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, inaccurate, illegible or arrive postage due, or any combination thereof. Proof of mailing, in person submission, or online submission is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. A purchase will not increase your chance of winning. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, MAIN SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY'S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the U.S. and its territories, possessions and commonwealths who are 21 years of age or older as of August 18, 2011, except employees and members of their households, whether or not related, and immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses regardless of where they reside) of Sponsor and Cuisinart, KraftMaid Cabinetry, The Sherwin-Williams Company, Euro-Pro Operating LLC, Kohler Co., Budget Blinds, Inc, Shaw Industries Group Inc., Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture, and all other participating parties (collectively, the "Participating Parties"), Ritway, Inc., and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their advertising and promotion agencies and all local sponsors are not eligible to enter or win the Grand Prize. Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check on any potential Grand Prize Winner and reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any person based on such background check if Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that awarding the prize to such potential Grand Prize Winner might reflect negatively on Sponsor or any of the Participating Parties. By entering, all participants and/or entrants agree to release the Released Parties from and against all claims and damages arising in connection with each entrant's participation and/or entry in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her receipt or use of any element of the Grand Prize awarded in this Sweepstakes including any injury or harm resulting from or any travel or activity related thereto. Any and all warranties and guarantees with respect to any prize element are subject to the respective manufacturer's terms. This Sweepstakes is governed by U.S. law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void outside the U.S. and its territories, possessions, and commonwealths and where prohibited by law.
How the Grand Prize Winner will be Determined:
Grand Prize Winner Drawing and Notification: One (1) potential Grand Prize Winner will be chosen by Sponsor in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the entire Sweepstakes Period on or about October 20, 2011 that will be monitored by Ritway, Inc., an independent judging organization ("Sweepstakes Administrator"). The potential Grand Prize Winner will be contacted either by phone, email, in writing, or in person by HGTV at the Grand Prize Winner's home on or about October 26, 2011 (subject to change). The potential Grand Prize Winner may be filmed for telecast during such visit by Sponsor. The Grand Prize Winner will be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability and publicity (where permitted by law), and return same, fully-executed, within three (3) business days of date of issuance of prize notification. If Sponsor is unable to contact the potential Grand Prize Winner within three (3) business days of the initial attempt, if the potential Grand Prize Winner fails to return all requested forms fully-executed by the specified date, or if the potential Grand Prize Winner fails to comply with these Official Rules, including traveling on the dates and times required by Sponsor, his/her place as a possible Grand Prize Winner will be forfeited at Sponsor's discretion, and an alternate Grand Prize Winner shall be selected. Grand Prize Winner (and guest, age 21 or older) may also be required to travel to the HGTV Urban Oasis Home on "Winner Weekend" (on or about November 3-5, 2011, or other such dates to be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) at Sponsor's expense. Sponsor reserves the right not to produce or televise the HGTV Urban Oasis Giveaway winner special, to modify the proposed format of any such programming, and to select the winner in a random drawing format that shall be determined by Sponsor.
Sponsor and Sweepstakes Administrator's decisions with respect to the Grand Prize Winner and other matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes shall be final and binding. By entering into the Sweepstakes, each entrant consents to the use by Sweepstakes Entities and their designees of his/her name, photograph, likeness, biography, voice, performance and/or video (including any footage compiled when the potential Grand Prize Winner is contacted and including photographs submitted by Grand Prize Winner to Sponsor) for advertising and promotional purposes including on-location or studio-based on-air camera appearances to announce the Grand Prize Winner in any and all media, including online announcements now or hereafter known, worldwide and without limitation and without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law. In addition, participants in any of HGTV's on-air presentations will be required to sign any agreements and releases designed by Sponsor with respect to their services and performances. Sponsor and its designees may exploit, edit, modify, and distribute any footage compiled during the period when the potential Grand Prize Winner is contacted, including, without limitation, the names and likenesses of any persons or locations embodied therein, in any and all media now known or not currently known, throughout the world in perpetuity without additional compensation, permission or notification to any potential Grand Prize Winner or any third party. The odds of winning the Grand Prize depends upon on the number of eligible entries received for the entire Sweepstakes Period.
Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If, in the Sponsor's opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and void any entries submitted fraudulently, to modify or suspend the Sweepstakes, or to terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prize using all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the HGTV Website. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the potential Grand Prize Winner based on an email address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Such Authorized account holder will be required to comply with these Official Rules.
Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize Winner shall win the Grand Prize, which consists of the home located in Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago (the "HGTV Urban Oasis Home") that is featured in the "HGTV Urban Oasis" special. The HGTV Urban Oasis Home (including home furnishings, artwork, and merchandise) is valued at approximately $785,000.00 as of July 11, 2011. All decisions related to the HGTV Urban Oasis Home shall be at Sponsor's sole discretion. Actual value of HGTV Urban Oasis Home depends on market fluctuations. In lieu of taking title to the HGTV Urban Oasis Home, Grand Prize Winner will have the option of receiving $675,000.00 in cash. All components (as applicable) of the Urban Oasis Home will be selected by Sponsor at its sole discretion. The HGTV Urban Oasis Home shall be conveyed to the Grand Prize Winner without representations or warranties, express or implied, other than those, if any, provided by the contractor/developer ("Developer") from whom Sponsor has agreed to acquire the HGTV Urban Oasis Home, and other than any applicable manufacturers' warranties. Real estate transfer taxes, deed recording charges and closing costs, if not the obligation of the Developer pursuant to an agreement with Sponsor (the "Home Contract") to acquire the home, shall be the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner, as will all current and future real estate taxes and all other taxes, costs, fees, and expenses related to the maintenance of the house commencing as of the date the Grand Prize Winner accepts the Grand Prize. Title insurance and homeowner's hazard and liability insurance shall be the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. The Sweepstakes Entities and/or Released Parties shall not be responsible for construction delays and condition of title to home shall otherwise be as set forth in the Home Contract. Total ARV of Grand Prize is $785,000.00 depending on whether the Grand Prize Winner takes title to the HGTV Urban Oasis Home or $675,000.00.
General Prize Conditions: All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with a prize or the acceptance and use of any element of a prize not specifically addressed above are the sole responsibility of the winner. All federal, state, and local taxes on prize are winner's responsibility. The Grand Prize Winner will be issued a 1099 tax form for the ARV of the prize. The specifics of all aforementioned elements of any prizes in the Sweepstakes shall be solely determined by Sponsor. Some restrictions may apply. Prizes cannot be transferred, substituted or redeemed for cash except at Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize, or portions thereof, with a prize of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. The Grand Prize will be awarded.
Winner's List: Beginning on or about December 30, 2011 you may obtain the name of the Grand Prize Winner, either by going to the HGTV Website (www.hgtv.com), the Front Door Website (www.frontdoor.com), or mailing a self-addressed stamped envelope to: HGTV Urban Oasis Giveaway — Winner's List, PO Box 51622, Knoxville, TN 37950. Requests received after January 30, 2012 will not be honored.
Sponsor: Scripps Networks, LLC d/b/a Home & Garden Television, 9721 Sherrill Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37932
Sweepstakes Administrator: Ritway, Inc., 1463 E. Weisgarber Road, Knoxville, TN 37909
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