William Sonoma Registry Giveaway Terms and Conditions
The “Williams & Sonoma Registry Giveaway” is sponsored by Style Me Pretty, LLC, (“The Sponsor”) 1 Thompson Square, Suite #207, Charlestown, Massachusetts. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
1. ELIGIBILITY: The Williams & Sonoma Registry Giveaway is open only to legal residents of fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico, all U.S. Territories and Possessions and all Overseas Military Installations) eighteen (18) years of age or older as of September 3rd, 2010, with access to the Internet at all times during the Giveaway Period (as defined below) and subsequent prize-award period (as defined below). In addition, to claim the Grand Prize the entrant’s scheduled wedding date must be within one year of the Giveaway end date (May 27th, 2010). All employees of the Sponsor (Style Me Pretty), Williams & Sonoma, and of all associated agencies and their respective affiliates, sales representatives, distributors, licensees or agents (all of the foregoing, together with Sponsor, collectively referred to as “Giveaway Entities”), and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses) and those living in the same household of each (whether legally related or not), are ineligible to enter or win the Giveaway. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law. Entry in the Giveaway constitutes your full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules; if you do not accept them, you are not permitted to participate.
2. GIVEAWAY PERIOD: The Giveaway entry period begins at approximately 11:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) on August 31st 2010 and ends as of 11:59 p.m. EDT on September 3rd 2010 (the “Giveaway Period”). Winners will be selected from eligible entries properly submitted during the Giveaway Period.
3. GIVEAWAY ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS: During the Giveaway Period, you will be directed to the William & Sonoma homepage to view registry options and select your favorite products. You are not required to start a registry in order to win. To make you eligible to win, you will need to comment on Style Me Pretty’s giveaway post, letting us know your favorite products.
Entries are limited to one (1) entry per person, (2 if you provide a link to your actual Williams & Sonoma Registry) per e-mail address, and per household during the Giveaway Period, regardless of method of entry. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void. Normal time, toll, connection and usage rates, if any, charged by your Internet service provider will apply. All entries become the property of the Sponsor.
All registrations must include entrant’s valid email address. The email address provided by online entrants will be the identity of the entrant and, if selected for a prize, the identity of the winner. We expressly reserve the right to disqualify any entries that we believe in good faith are generated by an automated program or via scripts. By participating, all entrants agree to abide by these Official Giveaway Rules.
4. PUBLICITY: As a condition of entry into the Giveaway, except where prohibited by law, each entrant and Grand Prize Winner by accepting a prize grants to Sponsor and Sponsor’s affiliates, legal representatives, assigns and licensees, an unrestricted right and license to publicize, broadcast, display and/or otherwise use the Giveaway entrant’s name, city, state, and biographical material (collectively, “Licensed Rights”) in any form or media now known or hereafter devised throughout the world in perpetuity for advertising and publicity purposes, without additional review, compensation, permission or approval of the Grand Prize Winner.
5. SELECTION OF GIVEAWAY WINNER: At the end of the Entry Period, there will be one (1) random drawing in which one (1) potential Grand Prize winner shall be selected from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period by the Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding with respect to all matters related to the Giveaway. Entry period will end on September 3rd, 2010 and selection of winner will be announced on September 3rd, 2010 at approximately 4pm EST. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. The potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified via e-mail to the e-mail address submitted with his/her entry, as well as via phone to the phone number provided, within two (2) weeks after the drawing (“Prize Award Period”). If a Giveaway winner fails to respond to the prize notification within the specified ten (10) business days the winner will irrevocably forfeit the prize and an alternate winner may be selected from the pool of eligible entries. Your wedding date must be within one year of the Giveaway end date. In the event that a potential Grand Prize Winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, award the applicable Grand Prize to an alternate potential Grand Prize Winner selected at random from the remaining eligible entries. Any return of Grand Prize notification or prize e-mail as undeliverable will result in forfeiture of any Grand Prize and an alternate potential Grand Prize Winner may, at Sponsor’s discretion, be randomly selected from the remaining eligible entries. The potential Grand Prize Winner will be required to execute and return both (a) an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability and Publicity Release and (b) an executed W-9 Form for tax reporting purposes, within ten (10) business days of attempted notification or the potential Grand Prize Winner may be disqualified and an alternate potential Grand Prize Winner selected.
6. PRIZES: One (1) Grand Prize with a total Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of up to two hundred and fifty dollars ($250.00) (USD) in the form of: one (1) Williams & Sonoma Gift Certificate valued at $250 will be sent from Style Me Pretty, LLC directly to recipient. Grand Prize will not be replaced if lost or stolen, and is nontransferable. Grand Prize is not redeemable for cash and no substitutions are allowed. The Grand Prize will be delivered only to addresses in the United States. All taxes are the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner, who will receive a form 1099 reflecting the actual retail value of the Grand Prize.
Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In any cause of action, the Giveaway Entities’ liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Giveaway, and in no event shall the Giveaway Entities be liable for attorneys’ fees and/or experts’ fees and costs. By participating in the Giveaway, entrants waive the right to claim any additional damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, incidental or indirect damages.
7. ALTERNATIVE MEANS OF ENTRY: You may also enter the Giveaway by mailing a standard-size postcard with your name, e-mail address, city and state to: Style Me Pretty Giveaway, c/o Style Me Pretty, LLC, 1 Thompson Square, Suite #207, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 02129. Postcard entries must be postmarked by September 1st, 2010 to be included within the random drawing.
8. GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASES: An entrant or winner may be disqualified from the Giveaway if he or she fails to comply with each provision of these Official Giveaway Rules, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Participation in the Giveaway is at entrant’s own risk. Sponsor shall not be liable for 1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner on the contest entry form, 2) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind, 3) any electronic miscommunications or failures, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Giveaway, 4) any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment, software, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from downloading any part of this Contest 6) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Giveaway.
9. PERSONAL INFORMATION: Personal information collected by Sponsor will not be shared with any companies, including William Sonoma.
10. RULES/WINNERS’ LIST REQUESTS: To obtain a copy of these Official Rules or for notification of the winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Style Me Pretty Rules and Winner Notification Request, c/o Style Me Pretty, LLC, 1 Thompson Square, Suite #207, Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129. Requests for notification of winner must be received no later than three months after the end of the Giveaway Period. VT residents may omit return postage.
11. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Entrants and winner agree that the Giveaway Entities shall not be liable for injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participating in this Giveaway or from the acceptance or use of any prize awarded, including any future use of any winning entries. Sponsor reserves the right (but is not obligated) to verify eligibility qualifications of any winner.
12. SPONSOR: Style Me Pretty, LLC, 30 High Street, #1, Charlestown, MA 02129. Williams-Sonoma is not a sponsor of the Giveaway.