Official Rules: Gold Tablet Giveaway

Official Rules: Gold Tablet Giveaway
Tablet Value: $499
April 25 – May 25, 2016

If you have questions about this promotion, contact daiken@abccolumbia.com for information. WOLO-TV (South Carolina Broadcasting Partners) (from here on, “the station”) is holding a promotional contest.

The contest period will begin at 6:00pm Eastern Time ( from here on, “ET”) April 25th 2016 and will be open twice daily each Monday through Thursday from 6:00pm until 7:30 pm and again from 11:00 pm until 12:30 am ET concluding at 12:30 am on May 25, 2016. The giveaway is open to all residents 18 years of age and older living within the Columbia DMA (designated market area) where the station is available.

Contestants can register to win by calling the designated phone number for each news broadcast at 6pm and 11pm during the contest window.

By participating in a contest, winners consent to the use of his or her name, and/or likeness, and/or voice for promotion, and/or advertising purposes in connection with the contest, the station, and its sponsors, without additional compensation. Your prize may be delivered to your home for promotional purposes in person  and you agree to appear on camera accepting your prize.​

Your prize may be delivered to your home for promotional purposes in person and you agree to appear on camera accepting your prize.​Winners will be subject to all rules provided in the Privacy Policy, available at abccolumbia.com. All instructions on submitting for the contest are provided on the station’s website. One winner will be chosen at random for each broadcast during the contest window. No purchase is necessary.One winner will be selected at random for each broadcast during the contest window. Each winner will receive a tablet valued at $499. There will be a total of 40 winners and a total of 40 tablets distributed. All winners will be chosen at random from the entries received in conjunction with each 6:00pm and each 11:00 pm broadcast Monday through Thursday during the contest window.

Each randomly selected winner will receive a tablet.The station will attempt to notify the winners by phone and email. If a winner cannot be reached directly by a station representative on the phone within 48 hours of being contacted, WOLO has the right to nullify those results and draw a new winner until one can be reached The station, its sponsors, and their affiliated entities are not responsible for any entries which are lost, late, damaged, misdirected, not received due to failure of transmission, power failure, technical problems, or otherwise made unusable through electronic or internet communication. Employees of the station, its advertising agencies, their affiliates, representatives, and their families are ineligible to enter/win any giveaway stated on or provided by the station. Immediate family members include, but are not necessarily limited to, parents, brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and grandparents. Employees, or relatives of employees, of any television station in the Columbia Nielsen DMA or Columbia Arbitron ADI are not eligible to win.

Additionally, Station reserves the right to disqualify any other person from participation in the Contest where such participation would, in the sole opinion of Station, compromise or give the appearance of compromising the integrity No prizes awarded by the station will be mailed to the recipients. Rather, recipients must claim the prize (prove their likeness) in person at the station’s business office at 5807 Shakespeare Road, Columbia, SC 29223 during regular office hours. The prize may only be claimed upon proper documentation of identification through photo I.D. Winners must provide the station with his or her social security number, complete a W-9, and must sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Release and Waiver from all liability against the station, its sponsors, employees, and affiliated companies for any injury or loss which may occur from the contestant’s participation in the contest or from use of any prize which is awarded.Additions or deletions to these rules are subject to the discretion of the station and may be enacted without notice at any time.

By participating in a contest, winners consent to the use of his or her name, and/or likeness, and/or voice for promotion, and/or advertising purposes in connection with the contest, the station, and its sponsors, without additional compensation. Winners are responsible for all taxes incurred on all prizes awarded. Prizes are non-transferable, and no substitutions may be made by the winner. Prizes not claimed in accordance with these rules will be forfeited and not awarded. Copies of the official rules for any contest are available for public review during regular office hours at the station’s business office or may be requested by mail by forwarding a self-addressed stamped envelope to 5807 Shakespeare Road, Columbia, SC 29223. The decision of the station with regard to all matters relating to this contest, including those matters not specifically addressed in these rules, shall be final. This contest is void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law and is subject to all federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations. Odds of winning are dependent on the number of entries.