2013 Military Hero Contest
WJXT-TV Rules & Qualifications
By submitting an entry to this contest, sponsored by WJXT-TV, News4Jax.com and The Law Firm of Farah and Farah, the entrant acknowledges and agrees to all of these Official Rules. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited. Must be a legal U.S. resident 18 years and older, with a valid Social Security number. Winners will be required to sign a release of liability and W9 Tax Form upon winning. Employees, agents, officers and directors, and their relatives of WJXT-TV, and other companies affiliated with the contest prizes are not eligible to win. Contest entry phase begins at 5:00 am (EST) on June 5th 2013 and ends at 5pm (EST) on June 23, 2013. WJXT-TV reserves the right to withdraw the transmission of this contest and award prizes from among the entries received prior to the date of withdrawal, or to cancel the contest in its entirety without awarding any prizes. The top photo entries will be posted on news4jax.com from June 26-July 2, 2012 and users will vote on their favorite. The photo entry with the most votes will be declared the winner. One winner will be announced on WJXT’s Fireworks Spectacular, airing July 4th 2013 at 8pm. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by email and/or their name will be posted on News4Jax.com. The winner must pick their prize up at The Law Firm of Farah & Farah within 30 days of the contest ending or the prize will be forfeited.
One winner will receive four tickets to Disney World and a two night hotel stay.
a. Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winner. If the prize value exceeds $600, winner will be required to sign an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent. Photo ID will be required to claim all prizes. All winners must be 18 years of age or older.
b. By participating in the contest, the winner or winners agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this contest, in perpetuity, without additional financial or other compensation, and, where legal, to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize.
c. Prior to awarding any prize or prize certificate, WJXT-TV in its sole discretion may require contest winners to sign a liability release, agreeing to hold WJXT-TV, its corporate licensee, its parent corporations, affiliated companies and the officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives, owners and employees harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participation in the contest
d. WJXT-TV reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the contest if it is not capable of completion as planned due to political, catastrophic or any other conditions throughout the world that prevent award of a prize or prizes in this contest, or for any other reason as determined by WJXT-TV in its sole discretion.
e. WJXT-TV reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the contest, including the substitution of a prize of equivalent value, which will become effective upon announcement. WJXT-TV reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the contest and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
f. Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification, at the sole discretion of WJXT-TV.
g. WJXT-TV is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the contest, or in the announcement of a prize, or any telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer transmissions that are lost, late or damaged. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified. Entries that are incomplete or corrupted are void and will not be accepted. WJXT-TV reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it believes has tampered with the entry process.
h. WJXT-TV reserves the right to add or amend the rules of this contest until the date of the prize distribution.
j. By entering the contest, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action, and entrant waives his or her right to a jury trial for such disputes, claims and causes of action.
k. Limit one entry per person. Winner must reside in the Jacksonville Designated Market Area (the broadcast market of WJXT-TV).
There may be additional waiver forms the winners are required to sign.