WTOL General Contest Rules

  1. No purchase, registration fee or monetary donation is required to enter or win.
  2. Winners may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility. Some sponsors may require winners to meet certain criteria.
  3. Any person found to be in violation of the rules herein may be required to forfeit his or her prize.
  4. All prizes are non-refundable and non-transferable. No substitutions or cash alternatives will be allowed.
  5. Winners are ineligible to win another prize within a thirty (30) day period.
  6. Winners are solely responsible for all applicable fees, duties and income and sales taxes assessed on the value of the prize by federal, state and any other taxing authority. All federal, state and local laws apply. Value of all packages in excess of $599 will be reported to the Internal Revenue Service as additional income received. Winners are required to supply their social security numbers to WTOL-TV before claiming prize(s).
  7. All winners must claim prizes in person within 30 days of winning unless otherwise negotiated with an official of WTOL-TV. WTOL-TV is not responsible for delivery of any prize unless otherwise agreed upon in writing with an official representative of WTOL-TV.
  8. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded after thirty (30) days from winning, unless otherwise specified. A list of winners may be obtained by written request with a self-addressed stamped envelope to WTOL-TV.
  9. All winners may be asked to present valid photo driver's license as proof of identification. WTOL-TV will not honor forms of identification that have been altered or tampered with.
  10. Winners are responsible for obtaining any required documentation for travel packages (passport, visa, birth certificate, etc.).
  11. Contests are open to everyone residing in the WTOL-TV viewing area.
  12. The odds of winning a random drawing are determined by the number of entries received. All drawings will be witnessed.
  13. The winner, for self, personal representatives, heirs and next of kin, expressly releases and discharges WTOL-TV, its owners, officers, directors, managers, employees, agents and affiliates, from all claims, demands, actions, or judgments that the undersigned had, has or may have that are known or unknown or that anyone claiming through or under him/her has or claims to have, now or in the future, that are created by or in any way arise out of the following:  The winner's acceptance of the award, prize or gift received this date from WTOL- TV; The winner's participation in any contest sponsored by WTOL-TV; The winner's inability to complete travel plans related to this prize.
  14. Prize is determined by the sponsor and WTOL-TV.
  15. Conditions as to the quality, performance or integrity of the prize shall be the responsibility of the winner and the business supplying the prize. WTOL-TV will make every effort to mediate any discrepancies that may occur.
  16. Winner consents to the recording/publishing of his/her voice and/or likeness. This recording/publication will be used for promotional purposes either aired, or printed by WTOL-TV. WTOL-TV retains the exclusive rights to use of winner s name, voice and likeness as it relates to this contest. Further, winner agrees that he/she is prohibited from any publicized statement, verbal or written, as a result of this prize without written authorization from WTOL-TV.
  17. WTOL-TV reserves the right to change any of these rules at any time without further notice. Rulings by WTOL-TV management are final. Some contest rules may not apply to all contests.
  18. You may enter the contest one time. Duplicate entries will be filtered out.
  19. Length of contest will be decided by sponsor and WTOL-TV.