Watch and win a Kindle Fire HD! Watch News 2 this morning between 5:00 and 7:00 a.m., be the second caller and WIN!
Contest ends 2/8/2013
WATCH & WIN GAME
1. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
2. The Watch & Win Game (the “Promotion”) is sponsored by Media General
Operations, Inc. d/b/a WCBD News 2 (“Sponsor”) and is offered only in the
following South Carolina counties: Charleston, Berkeley, and Dorchester (the
3. Promotion is subject to all federal, state and local laws. Sponsor shall be entitled
to interpret these Official Rules as needed and its decisions are final. By playing,
you agree to these Official Rules. Limit one (1) prize per person.
4. Promotion begins on January 28, 2013 and ends on February 8, 2013 (the
“Promotion Period”). Promotion consists of ten (10) Daily Games. A potential
winner will be selected during each Daily Game.
5. To play, you must be at least eight (18) years old and legally reside within the
Broadcast Area. Employees of Sponsor and the members of their immediate
families (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and households (whether or not
related), are not eligible to enter or win.
6. Daily Prizes (1): Kindle Fire HD for (10 business days ARV total $1990 not
including tax) . ARV: $199 each, not including tax. Winner must pick up Kindle
Fire HD at WCBD News 2 West Coleman Boulevard Mount Pleasant, SC 29464.
7. The odds of winning depend on the number of participants who call in during the
particular Daily Game.
8. All details of all prizes shall be at Sponsor's sole discretion. Each winner
assumes sole responsibility for all costs associated with the prizes not explicitly
outlined above, including any federal, state and local taxes. Prizes are nontransferable
and cannot be redeemed for cash. Prizes may not be substituted
except that Sponsor in its discretion may substitute a prize, or portion thereof,
with a prize or portion of equal or greater value if it deems necessary. Any such
changes will be announced. Any prize not claimed or used by any winner is
forfeit and no cash substitute will be offered or permitted. Event ticket prizes are
subject to any restrictions imposed by event venue. Other restrictions may apply.
9. To play, watch News 2 Today on WCBD-TV News 2 from 6:00 to 7:00 a.m.
Eastern Time (“ET”) any weekday during the Promotion Period. During News 2
Today, viewers will be invited to call the Contest Line at 843-216-4927 (or such
other number announced at that time) for a chance to be the 2nd caller and
potential winner of a Daily Prize. Each call will be answered in the order in which
it is received. Subject to verification of eligibility, if you are the 2nd caller, you will
be declared a Daily Prize winner. If your potential winning call is disconnected or
dropped for any reason, you will have up to thirty (30) seconds to call back at the
following number 843-216-4927, otherwise the next caller will be declared the
10. Any un-awarded prizes will roll over into the following Daily Game so that there
could be more than the stated number of Daily Prize winners for any affected
Daily Game. If there are any un-awarded prizes after the final Daily Game, the
un-awarded prizes will revert back to Sponsor. Tie-breaking procedures are not
applicable in this Promotion.
11. Potential winners must claim prizes in person during normal business hours at
WCBD-TV, 210 West Coleman Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, within forty-eight (48) hours
and may be required to provide Sponsor with government issued photo ID along
with a signed affidavit or declaration of eligibility & liability release and, where
legal, publicity release at the time they claim prizes. Names of verified winners
may, in Sponsor's sole discretion, be posted at www2.counton2.com.
12. In the event that any potential winner (a) fails to satisfy any eligibility or
verification requirement, (b) declines to accept prize, (c) or is otherwise
determined to be ineligible, Sponsor in its discretion may disqualify that individual
and that prize will be treated as un-awarded (above).
13. By accepting a prize, winners agree to award Sponsor the right to publicize their
names, photographs (including the use and appearance of winner's photograph
on Sponsor's web page), likenesses, voices and details of winning in any
advertising or broadcast material relating to this Promotion for one (1) year
without additional financial or other compensation, except where prohibited.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY/DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
14. By participating, you agree that Sponsor and a range of subsidiaries, directors,
agents, agencies, affiliates, franchisees, promoters, officers, directors,
employees and related persons (“Released Parties”) are not responsible for any
of the following occurrences relating to the Promotion: (a) technical failures of
any kind, including but not limited to lost, disconnected, interrupted, failed,
delayed, misdirected, corrupted, or garbled communications errors of any kind,
whether human, mechanical, or electronic; (b) incorrect or inaccurate information,
whether caused by participants or resulting from printing, typographical,
equipment or programming errors or malfunctions; (c) damage to any electrical
device as a result of downloading of any Promotion-related materials; (d)
unauthorized human intervention; (e) printing, typographical, technical, computer,
telecommunications, network or human error that may occur in the administration
of the Promotion, the receipt of calls, the selection of winning callers, the prizes
or otherwise; (f) unauthorized third party use of any participant information; (g)
inability to select any winners because of equipment, communications or data
storage failure; or (h) inability of any participant to timely participate in the
Promotion or any Daily Game for any reason, including without limitation
telephone problems, television or telephone reception problems, equipment
failure or malfunction, busy, disconnected or malfunctioning phone lines or any
other cause whatsoever.
15. You further agree to release the Released Parties from any and all alleged,
existing, or future actions, claims, and/or liabilities of whatever nature including,
but not limited to, property damage, personal injury, bodily injury (including,
without limitation, disability and/or death), any expenses or costs (including,
without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees) and losses or damages of any
other kind, arising, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from your participation
in the Promotion, or from the use or misuse, including modification, adaptation,
and reproduction, of your participation-related information during or after the
Promotion, or from the delivery, acceptance, possession, redemption, use,
misuse, loss, or misdirection of any prize.
16. RELEASED PARTIES OFFER NO ASSURANCES, GUARANTEES OR
WARRANTIES THAT THE CONTEST NUMBER WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED
OR ERROR-FREE AND DO NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OR
RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE
PROMOTION. RELEASED PARTIES WILL NOT BE LIABLE, AND ARE NOT
RESPONSIBLE, FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND RELATED TO YOUR
PARTICIPATION IN OR INABILITY TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PROMOTION,
WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARE DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL
17. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE PROMOTION OR ACCEPTING A PRIZE, YOU
AGREE THAT THE RELEASED PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, AND
WILL BE HELD HARMLESS BY YOU AGAINST, ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY
DAMAGE, INJURY OR LOSS TO PERSON (INCLUDING DEATH) OR
PROPERTY RELATED IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY,
TO ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, REDEMPTION, USE OR MISUSE OF
PRIZE, YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION OR ANY PRIZERELATED
ACTIVITY, OR USE BY A RELEASED PARTY OF YOUR
18. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or suspend any Daily Game
should any non-authorized intervention, network failure, information storage
failure, telecommunications failure, malfunction, or other causes beyond its
control, corrupt or impair the security, administration, fairness and/or operation of
that Daily Game as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, in which event
the corresponding prizes will be treated as un-awarded prizes (above).
19. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify you from
participating in the Promotion or receiving any prize if Sponsor reasonably
believes that you have tampered with any aspect of the Promotion or disregarded
or attempted to circumvent these Official Rules or that you have acted: (a) in an
unfair or inequitable manner; (b) with an intent to annoy, threaten or harass any
other participant or Sponsor; or (c) in any other disruptive manner. Any failure by
the Sponsor to enforce any of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of
such Official Rules. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO
DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE
PROMOTION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND
SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT
TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT
PERMITTED BY LAW.
20. All activity arising out of and relating to the Promotion is subject to verification
and/or auditing for compliance with the Official Rules and you agree to cooperate
with Sponsor concerning verification and/or auditing. All references to a
participant's status as a “winner” are subject to verification and/or auditing by
Sponsor for compliance with the Official Rules as described above.
21. Sponsor reserves the right to correct typographical or clerical errors in any
Promotion-related materials. No more than the stated number of prizes will be
awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any
other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these
Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award
only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing from among all legitimate,
un-awarded, eligible prize claims.
22. By participating in the Promotion, you agree that (a) any and all disputes, claims,
and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Promotion, or any
prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class
action; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual
out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in the
Promotion, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (c) under no circumstances will
you be permitted to obtain any award for, and you hereby waive all rights to
claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to
have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other
than for actual out-of-pocket expenses.
23. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF
LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE
ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN
WHOLE OR IN PART.
24. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and
enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the
participants or Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by,
and construed in accordance with South Carolina law, without giving effect to any
choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the
application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than South Carolina. Any legal
proceedings arising out of this Promotion or relating to these Official Rules shall
be instituted only in the federal or state courts located in Charleston County,
South Carolina and the parties consent to jurisdiction therein with respect to any
legal proceedings or disputes of whatever nature arising under or relating to
these Official Rules. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these
Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.
In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise
unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and
be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision
were not contained herein.
WINNERS' LIST/OFFICIAL RULES COPY
25. For a copy of the Official Rules or the final Winners' List, visit
www2.counton2.com or mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Watch &
Win Game c/o Sponsor, 210 W. Coleman Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464,
specifying either “Winners' List Request” or “Official Rules Request.” Winner's
List will be available after January 28, 2013.