TO ENTER: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Contest Entries Accepted from June 8, 12:00pm EDT and to July 9 at 11:59pm EDT. Voting ends Friday, July 16, at 11:59pm EDT. To enter, go to www.mnn.com/go-green-challenge. If any dispute arises concerning the identity of an entrant, the owner of the e-mail account shall be deemed the entrant. Only one entry per person allowed.
ENTRY DEADLINE: Entries include ALL e-mail accounts at the time of 11:59pm EDT on July 9, 2010. Entrants received after this time will not be considered.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: The three entries receiving the most “thumbs up” from the MNN audience by July 16, 11:59pm EDT will be notified at the e-mail account provided at entry. If a winner is ineligible, declines the prize, or if Mother Nature Network is unable to make contact with the winner after reasonable effort and time (72 hours), the prize shall be forfeited and will be awarded to the next eligible participant.
AWARDING & DELIVERY OF PRIZE: Subject to eligibility verification. Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received. For a list of winners visit mnn.com/go-green-challenge-winners.
The winners will receive:
Prize Package: First prize (1) One Apple iPad (value $499), second prize (2) One Amazon Kindle (retail value $259). Third prize (3) One Amazon Kindle (retail value $259). Winner is responsible for all other expenses incident to use of prize. The winner will be contacted via e-mail message by a representative from Mother Nature Network and must claim prizes via instructions from an MNN representative.
ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to residents of the United States and Canada. Void where prohibited. If requested, the winner must provide proof of age, identity and residency. Employees and immediate family members of Mother Nature Network, PGi and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising agencies are not eligible to win. This contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
Transferring User Data
As part of the contest, user’s contact information (entry data) will be shared with the contest sponsor – Premiere Global Services (PGI). If User opts out, their contact information (entry data) will not be transferred. Mother Nature Network will not sell or distribute user’s information.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:
A. Use of winner's name: By entering, each entrant grants permission, without further compensation, to MNN to use the entrant's name, voice, photograph, likeness and biographical material for broadcast and promotional purposes in connection with the contest.
B. Execution of Affidavit and Release: By entering, each entrant agrees that if selected as the winner, he/she will sign a release and waiver of liability. The prize may be forfeited and awarded to another entrant if winner does not execute the prepared form of release and waiver and make arrangements for pick-up or delivery of the prize within two (2) business days after being notified or if selected winner is not eligible in accordance with these rules.
C. Release Station of Liability: By entering, entrants agree to release Sponsors from any claim, loss, liability, damage or injury of any kind arising from their participation in the contest of their receipt or use of the contest prize.
D. Governing Law: This contest shall be governed and enforced pursuant to the laws of the state of Georgia, excluding choice of law provisions.
E. If the prize becomes unavailable for any reason, Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a prize of comparable value. Returned or unclaimed prizes will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected. Winner is solely responsible for all taxes associated with prize receipt and/or use.
INTERNET: If for any reason, the Internet-related portion of this contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, tampering, fraud, technical failure, or any other cause which corrupts or threatens the administration, security or integrity of the contest, Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the contest or any portion of the contest. ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE FAIR AND LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE CONTEST. Information submitted in entries, including entrant's name, address, e-mail address, etc., may be used by MNN for marketing or promotional purposes.
SPONSORS Mother Nature Network: 191 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA 30303. PGi 3280 Peachtree Road NE, The Terminus Building, Atlanta, GA 30305.