OFFICIAL RULES - www.ClosetMaid.com - $500 Quarterly Closet Giveaway

SWEEPSTAKES OFFERED ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS WHO ARE LIVING IN THE CONTINENTAL UNITED STATES OF AMERICA INCLUDING THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (EXCLUDING HAWAII, ALASKA, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS & PUERTO RICO).
VOID IN PUERTO RICO, ALASKA, HAWAII, THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS AND WHERE PROHIBITED.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE. THE PURCHASE OF ANY GOOD OR SERVICE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THE CLOSETMAID® CLOSETMAID.COM QUARTERLY SWEEPSTAKES (THE “SWEEPSTAKES”) IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. THESE OFFICIAL RULES (“RULES”) ARE A LEGALLY BINDING AGREEMENT BY AND BETWEEN YOU AND SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW) AND GOVERN YOUR ENTRY IN THE SWEEPSTAKES.

YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE RULES. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor.

Sponsor.  This Sweepstakes is sponsored by ClosetMaid® Corporation, 650 SW 27th Ave., Ocala, Florida 34471 (“Sponsor”).

Entry Period.  For each quarter, the “Sweepstakes Period” begins at 12:01 AM (Eastern Time) on the first day of the quarter (October 1, January 1, April 1, July 1) and ends at 11:59 PM (Eastern Time) on the last day of that quarter (December 31, March 31, June 30, September 30). All entries will be processed for the Sweepstakes Period in which they were received.

Eligibility.  The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the continental United States of America including the District of Columbia (excluding Hawaii, Alaska, & Puerto Rico). You must be at least 18 years of age or older at the beginning of the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor, and their affiliates, subsidiaries, sales representatives, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, parent companies, advertising agencies, promotional and marketing agencies, search engine optimization agencies, any of their respective agents (collectively “Sponsor Entities”) and the immediate family members of each or persons with whom such employees are domiciled are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

How to Enter.  To enter the Sweepstakes visit http://www.closetmaid.com/en-US/Pages/registration.aspx. Enter your valid name and contact information and press the Submit button. You may also choose to submit answers to the remaining questions on the registration page, but are not required to do so. Providing the Sponsor with this additional information will not affect your chances of winning. Only submissions that receive the confirmation screen following the clicking of the Submit button have been received. No electronically mass-produced entries allowed. Mass produced entries will invalidate all your entries. Only registration pages that include complete name and contact information will constitute eligible entries.

Limit 1 entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period.

Sponsor acquires and retains all right, title and interest therein, including the ownership and copyright of any entry. You will take all further acts necessary to effectuate the intent of these Rules, including, without limitation, executing and delivering to Sponsor, all such agreements, contracts and any other documents to confirm Sponsor’s ownership of the entries. Sponsor reserves the right to, and at its sole discretion may, reject any entry for failure to comply with these entry requirements and/or the Rules.

Personal Data.  When you submit an entry, you understand that you are submitting to Sponsor your name, contact information, and the other information you provide on the registration page. Any personally identifiable information collected during your participation in the Sweepstakes will be collected and used by Sponsor, its affiliates, agents and marketers only for the proper administration and fulfillment of the Sweepstakes, as described in these Rules (including inclusion in a winners’ list if applicable) and in accordance with the Sponsor's privacy policy at: http://www.closetmaid.com/en-US/Pages/privacy-policy.aspx.

Warranties and Consents.  By completing and submitting an entry, you: (a) represent and warrant that (i) you have read and agreed to be bound by these Rules (ii) based on the Rules, you are eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes, and (iii) all of the information provided as part of your entry is accurate, does not violate any third party’s legal rights (including without limitation rights of privacy and publicity), and otherwise does not violate applicable law; (b) consent to the use of your name and/or likeness by Sponsor for promotional purposes (whether online, in print or through any other media now known or hereafter developed), without additional compensation or authorization unless prohibited by law; and (c) agree to be bound by the interpretations of these Rules by Sponsor, which are final in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.

Winner Selection and Notification; Odds.  One (1) winner (“Winner”) will be selected via a random drawing from the pool of eligible entries received by Sponsor during the Sweepstakes Period. Only entries received through the official registration page at http://www.closetmaid.com/en-US/Pages/registration.aspx will be accepted. Altered, counterfeit, defective, damaged, copied or reproduced entries will not be accepted. Winners will be notified during the first week of the quarter following the Sweepstakes Period via email.

In order to receive the prize, winner must reply to Sponsor’s attempt to reach them within 24 hours of first correspondence. In order to be declared an official Winner, each Winner will be required to provide proof of age and verification of identity and complete, sign and return to Sponsor an Affidavit and Release Form in a form to be provided by Sponsor (the “Affidavit”) within fourteen (14) days of the date of Sponsor’s notification that a Winner has won the Prize (“Prize Claim Expiration Date”). After receipt of the Affidavit, Sponsor will confirm Winner. By completing, signing and returning the Affidavit, a Winner: (a) confirms compliance with these Rules, (b) releases and forever discharges Sponsor, its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, officers, directors, and promotion and advertising agencies from and against any and all loss, liability, claim, cost, demand, damage, action, cause of action and expense whatsoever arising or to arise by reason of the acceptance or use of the Prize; and (c) gives permission to Sponsor or Sponsor Entities, at their option, to publish or otherwise use a Winner’s name, address, photograph, voice and/or comments, without compensation, in any publicity carried out by any such person or entity or its advertising agencies, except where prohibited by law. If a Winner fails to complete, sign and return the Affidavit before 5:00 pm Eastern Time on the Prize Claim Expiration Date, the Winner will forfeit the Prize and an alternate Winner will be selected in accordance with these Rules. Upon notification, Winner is also asked to fill-out and submit a ClosetMaid Faxback Design form. ClosetMaid will then send one closet design to Winner based on his/her closet dimensions. (Winner can request for re-design once.) Upon Winner’s approval of the closet design, ClosetMaid will order the parts and ship them to the Winner. The whole redemption process will usually take 2-3 weeks. The Prize must be claimed during the quarter in which it is awarded. Unclaimed prizes will be forfeit on the last day of that same quarter.

The odds of winning a Prize are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received by Sponsor.

Prizes.  Sponsor will award a prize ("Prize"). The winners will be awarded one prize each, consisting of up to $500 in ClosetMaid® Closet Organizer products (Average Retail Value not to exceed: $500.00).

None of the Prizes can be transferred, substituted or redeemed for cash. Sponsor shall have no responsibility or obligation to a Winner or potential Winner who is unable to accept or utilize any of the Prizes as described herein. In the case of a Winner’s forfeiture of a Prize, Sponsor may select another winner according to these Rules. The Prize cannot be transferred, substituted or redeemed for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value should the advertised prize be unavailable. Each Winner is responsible for the reporting and payment of all applicable federal, state and local taxes (including income taxes) associated with their respective Prize and will and hereby does hold Sponsor harmless from liability for failure to timely report and/or pay such taxes. Sponsor shall have no responsibility or obligation to a Winner or potential Winner who is unable to accept or utilize the Prize as described herein.

General Terms.  Sponsor is not responsible for anything outside of its reasonable control. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Sweepstakes or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this Sweepstakes including, without limitation, any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or servers on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, or any incomplete, lost, late, delayed, misdirected or garbled entries or failure to receive entries, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to your or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials or software or attempts to participate in or download materials or software related to this Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the Sweepstakes, administration of the Sweepstakes, or in the announcement of the Prizes and the Winners. If in the judgment of Sponsor, the Sweepstakes is compromised by virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor, which corrupts the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to discontinue, suspend, terminate or modify the Sweepstakes. In the event of any such discontinuation, suspension, termination or modification, the winner of any remaining prizes not yet won will be determined from among all eligible entries received to date that are unaffected by the problem, in a random drawing to be conducted by the judges following the discontinuation, suspension, termination or modification of the Sweepstakes. Any attempt to defraud Sponsor will be prosecuted and will result in disqualification and forfeiture of prize. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY YOU TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM YOU TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. THE FLORIDA COURTS (STATE AND FEDERAL) SHALL HAVE SOLE JURISDICTION OF ANY CONTROVERSIES REGARDING THE SWEEPSTAKES AND THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA SHALL GOVERN THE SWEEPSTAKES. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU WAIVE ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THESE COURTS AND SUBMIT TO THE JURISDICTION OF THESE COURTS.

Publicity; Press Releases.  You may not issue press releases or other publicity in connection with your participation in the Sweepstakes.

Indemnification.  By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to indemnify, defend (at Sponsor’s, or Sponsor’s Entities, as applicable), and hold harmless Sponsor, Sponsor’s Entities, directors, partners, members, shareholders, executors, family members, heirs and assigns from and against any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), with respect to or arising out of either (i) your participation in the Sweepstakes including without limitation, the breach of violation of your representations and warranties; and/or (ii) the receipt, redemption or use of the Prizes awarded in the Sweepstakes. You shall release all rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against Sponsor, or Sponsor’s Entities and further covenant not to sue Sponsor, and hereby acknowledge that neither Sponsor, nor Sponsor’s Entities, has made or is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the Sweepstakes or the Prizes.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES.  SPONSOR IS PROVIDING THE SWEEPSTAKES ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. SPONSOR DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE TECHNOLOGY USED TO PROVIDE IT: (I) WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR SECURE, (II) WILL BE FREE OF DEFECTS, INACCURACIES OR ERRORS, OR (III) WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR ENABLE YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN IT. SPONSOR MAKES NO WARRANTIES OTHER THAN THOSE MADE EXPRESSLY IN THESE RULES, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, MERCHANTABILITY AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.  SPONSOR WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF, RELATING TO OR CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE OR SPECIAL DAMAGES WHETHER OR NOT SUCH DAMAGES ARE RELATED TO LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA OR LOSS OF GOODWILL, AND WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION ON WHICH THEY ARE BASED, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OCCURRING.

LEGAL RIGHTS.  SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS PROVIDED ABOVE OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Request for the Name of the Winners and Rules.  For the name of the Winner and/or a copy of these Rules, send a self-addressed #10 envelope to: ClosetMaid ClosetMaid.com Quarterly Sweepstakes “Winners List” or “Official Rules”, c/o Online Marketing 650 SW 27th Ave., Ocala, Florida 34471. (VT residents may omit return stamp). Requests for a quarter’s winner must be postmarked by the last day of the next quarter.

Waiver.  No failure or delay by a party in exercising any right, power, or privilege under these Rules will operate as a waiver thereof. No waiver of any provision of these Rules, or any rights or obligations of either party under these Rules, shall be effective, except pursuant to a written instrument signed by the party waiving compliance, and any such waiver shall be effective only in the specific instance and for the specific purpose stated in such writing.

Severability.  Any provision of these Rules that is found invalid or unenforceable pursuant to judicial decree or decision shall be ineffective to the extent of such invalidity or unenforceability, and the remainder of these Rules shall remain valid and enforceable according to their terms. If any provision of these Rules is so broad as to be unenforceable, the provision shall be interpreted to be only as broad as is enforceable.

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