That Room Contest Rules
NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING.
How to Enter for a Chance to Win:
The entry period for the Contest will take place from Monday, September 24, 2012 through Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:00pm (noon) ET. To participate in the Contest, you must enter via the following method: First you must become a member of the Listener Advisory Board (if you are not already a member). To become a member, visit www.wror.com and follow the instructions on the Listener Advisory Board registration page. Membership is free. Once you become a Listener Advisory Board member, click on the “That Room Contest” link on www.wror.com. Complete and submit the online entry form with a picture of a room in your home that could use improvement. Only one photo needed, the first photo uploaded will be used as submission. All pictures must be submitted in digital form in JPEG or GIF format (minimum 270 pixels wide and sized less than 1 MB) at www.wror.com (no hard copies or emails will be accepted). Pictures will not be acknowledged or returned. By submitting a photo, entrants (1) authorize 105.7 WROR to post the photo online at wror.com and use the photo for contest promotional purposes and (2) represent and confirm that they hold all rights necessary to authorize WROR to post the photo online and use it for promotional purposes. Professional photographs will not be accepted. Online postings will include the first name and city of the entrant and the submitted picture with descriptive name and description. All photos must be in good taste; 105.7 WROR reserves the right to disqualify entries in its sole discretion.
In the event of a dispute, internet entries will be deemed submitted 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 an email address or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Multiple participants 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 WROR-FM. WROR-FM’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Contest. Entries must be received by 12:00pm (ET) on October 8, 2012.
Rating and Voting:
Beginning at or about 12 noon ET on October 8, 2012 and continuing until 12 noon ET on October 12, 2012 (Round 1), all eligible submitted photos will be posted online at www.wror.com. During Round 1, listeners and Contest participants will be able to rate the submitted photos from 1 to 10, with 1 being the lowest score and 10 being the highest. At the conclusion of Round 1, up to five (5) photos (the Finalists) will be selected by WROR-FM, in its sole and absolute discretion, to advance to the Final Round, as defined below. WROR-FM will take the ratings into account when selecting the Finalists, but ratings may not be determinative. A photo’s rating is the average of all the ratings received in that Round. Each person may only rate each photo once in Round 1.
Beginning on or about 12 noon ET on October 15, 2012 until 12 noon ET on October 22, 2012 (Final Round), the photos of the five (5) Finalists will be posted online at www.wror.com. During the Final Round, listeners and Contest participants will be able to vote for one photo per day. The entrant who submitted the photo that receives the most votes in the Final Round will be named the Grand Prize winner. In the event of a tie, WROR-FM Management will randomly select a winner from among all tied Finalists. The winning photo will be announced at approximately 8am on October 23, 2012, and the winning entrant will be contacted by phone and/or email.
Contest participants are permitted to rate or vote, as applicable, along with any other WROR-FM listeners. In order to vote in the Final Round for the Grand Prize winner, you must be a member of the Listener Advisory Board. To become a member, visit www.wror.com and follow the instructions on the Listener Advisory Board registration page. Membership is free. The station is not responsible for ratings or votes not received because of difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays, computer difficulties, or any other technological difficulties. WROR-FM, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person determined to be tampering with the rating or voting process or who is otherwise in violation of the rules. In addition, any person determined to be tampering with the rating or voting process on behalf of one of the entrants will result in the disqualification of that entrant. All ratings or votes must be received by the closing of the applicable rating or voting period. During Round 1, each person may only rate each photo once. During the Final Round, a person may submit a maximum of one vote per day.
If Station determines that any fraudulent voting or other activity has occurred on behalf of one or more of the entrants, Station reserves the right to disqualify the entrant(s) involved and/or to determine another method of selecting the winner.
All contest entries will become the property of Station and will not be acknowledged or returned.
One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded: a $5,000 credit toward any Horizon Interiors interior home improvement project.
Horizon Interiors works on most interior projects but specializes in the following items: floors, carpets, counter tops, cabinets, ceramic tiles, and window treatments. Horizon Interiors does not supply appliances. $5,000 must be used towards interior home improvements including product and labor. Scheduling of work is subject to availability. All costs in excess of the $5,000 credit are the sole responsibility of the winner. Other restrictions may apply.
Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash. 105.7 WROR reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value. Winner may not request prize substitution. Prize is non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner. Winner must claim prize or prize certificate in person at the 105.7 WROR offices within 30 days after the end of the contest. Prize not claimed within the 30-day period will be forfeited.
All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Boston metro survey area (as defined by Arbitron).A winner will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a 105.7 WROR contest with a value over $50.00 within the previous 60 days. Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Media Boston, its affiliates, promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WROR or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in 105.7 WROR's metro survey area (as defined by Arbitron) are not eligible to participate in any contest presented by 105.7 WROR. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.” One entry per person; multiple entries will disqualify the entrant. Void where prohibited.
By entering, all participants agree to release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, 105.7 WROR, Greater Boston Radio, Inc. and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won. Winnerwill be required to sign a form releasing 105.7 WROR and its affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.
105.7 WROR undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s). 105.7 WROR is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes before leaving the station. 105.7 WROR is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of 105.7 WROR, 105.7 WROR reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).
Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for 105.7 WROR and promotion sponsors and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness without compensation.
105.7 WROR will report the total value of the prize to the IRS and will furnish winner with a federal Form 1099. Winner must provide his/her social security number to 105.7 WROR for tax reporting purposes, and is solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize.
Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on a contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won. 105.7 WROR reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in 105.7 WROR’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by 105.7 WROR or its affiliates. 105.7 WROR reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Contest and these Official Rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement. By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of 105.7 WROR and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding. Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the 105.7 WROR studio, 55 Morrissey Blvd., Boston, MA 02125, for 60 days after the contest concludes.
As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Boston, MA having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the State of Massachusetts, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant and 105.7 WROR hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.