NBC Connecticut 60 Inch TV Giveaway

WVIT Giveaway Sweepstakes

Official Rules

April 28, 2014—May 21, 2014

PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL

NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void outside the WVIT Geographic

Viewing Area (defined below) and where prohibited. The WVIT Giveaway Sweepstakes

(“Sweepstakes”) will begin on April 28, 2014 at 5:00 A.M. ET and end on May 21, 2014 at

11:59 P.M. ET (“Sweepstakes Period”). All times in the Sweepstakes refer to Eastern Time

(“ET”). Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries (defined below) received.

Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

ELIGIBILITY: Open only to permanent, legal United States (“U.S.”) residents who are

physically located and residing in the WVIT geographic viewing area in the counties of Hartford,

New Haven, New London, Windham, Tolland, Middlesex, Litchfield, and Fairfield in the state

of Connecticut (“WVIT Geographic Viewing Area”), and who are eighteen (18) years of age

or older and the age of majority in their state of residence as of the start of the Sweepstakes

Period. Officers, directors, and employees of Sweepstakes Entities (defined below), members

of these persons’ immediate families (spouses and/or parents, children, and siblings, and their

spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or persons living in the same households as

these persons (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes.

Sweepstakes Entities, as referenced herein, shall include WVIT, 1422 New Britain Avenue,

West Hartford, CT 06110, and NBCUniversal Media, LLC, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York,

NY 10112 (collectively, “Sponsors”), Best Buy, 7601 Penn Avenue South, Richfield, MH 55423

and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, their administrative, advertising,

and promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development, administration,

promotion, or implementation of the Sweepstakes.

TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes during the Sweepstakes period, you must access the

WVIT website at www.NBCConnecticut.com/On-Air/Contests/ or the NBC Connecticut

Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/NBCConnecticut (the “Websites”) to obtain the daily

code word (“Entry”). To win, you must watch the NBC Connecticut local newscasts scheduled

to air April 28, 2014 to May 21, 2014 from 5:00 A.M. ET -7:00 A.M. ET, 5:00 P.M. ET - 6:00

P.M. ET or from 11:00 P.M. ET - 11:35 P.M. ET for the cue to call and be the tenth (10th

as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion. In the event the designated numbered caller

becomes disconnected or is found by Sponsors in their sole discretion to be ineligible, the next

eligible caller who successfully makes it through and completes his or her Entry, as determined

by Sponsors in their sole discretion, will be the potential Winner (defined below).

The cue to call will be announced on-air during the NBC Connecticut local newscasts one (1)

time between 6:10 A.M. ET – 6:40 A.M. ET, one (1) time between 5:10 P.M. ET – 5:40 P.M. ET

and one (1) time between 11:00 P.M. ET – 11:30 P.M. ET.

Entries must be received before May 21, 2014 at 11:59 P.M. ET to be eligible for the

Sweepstakes. Sponsors’ computer shall be the official timekeeper for all matters related to this

Sweepstakes. Limit three (3) Entries per person per day during the Sweepstakes Period.

Multiple Entries received from any person or email address beyond this limit will void all

such additional Entries. Entries generated by a script, macro, or other automated means will be

disqualified. Entries that are incomplete, garbled, corrupted, or unintelligible for any reason,

including, but not limited to, computer or network malfunction or congestion, are void and will

not be accepted. In case of a dispute over the identity of an entrant who made a potentially

winning Entry, Sponsors reserve the right to deem that the Entry was made by the registered

subscriber of the email address submitted at the time of Entry. Entry constitutes permission

(except where prohibited by law) to use entrant’s name, city, state, likeness, image, and/or voice

for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter

known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification,

PRIVACY: Entrants will have the opportunity to receive information from WVIT and

selected partners by checking the appropriate box(es). If, at any time, you no longer wish

to receive materials from WVIT or our partners, please go to our privacy policy, located at

www.NBCConnecticut.com/Privacy, or the applicable partner’s privacy policy and follow the

WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: Potential Winners (defined below) must

continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules. Winning is contingent

upon fulfilling all requirements. On or about April 28, 2014 through May 21, 2014, three

(3) daily winners (each a “Daily Winner”) will be notified on air after being recognized as

the designated caller and after accurately fulfilling the requirements broadcast as a condition

of winning as described above. There will be a total of fifty-four (54) Winners during the

Sweepstakes Period. Potential Winner may be required to execute and return an affidavit of

eligibility, release of liability, and, except where prohibited, publicity release (collectively,

“Sweepstakes Documents”) within five (5) days of such notification. Noncompliance within

this time period will result in disqualification, and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion an alternate

potential Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries. If potential Winner

cannot be reached, if he/she is found to be ineligible, if he/she cannot or does not comply with

these Official Rules, or if his/her Prize (defined below) or Prize notification is returned as

undeliverable, such potential Winner will be disqualified and time permitting, at Sponsor’s sole

discretion, an alternate potential Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries.

Limit one (1) Prize per person, family or household.

PRIZE: There will be fifty-four (54) prizes (each a “Prize”) awarded; one (1) Prize will be

awarded to each Winner. Each Prize will consist of the following: one (1) Vizio 60” LCD

HD Smart-TV®. Prize will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express

or implied by Sponsors. Any depiction of Prize is for illustrative purposes only. Vizio is a

registered trademark of Vizio Inc. Vizio Inc. is not a Sponsor of or in any way associated with

Estimated Retail Value (“ERV”) of each Prize is nine hundred nineteen dollars ($919). Total

ERV of all Prizes is forty-nine thousand six hundred and twenty-six dollars ($49,626). Actual

Retail Value (“ARV”) of Prize may vary. Any difference between stated ERV and ARV will not

be awarded. Winner will receive an Internal Revenue Service Form 1099 from Sponsors for the

total ARV of Prize for the calendar year in which Prize was awarded.

All details of Prize will be determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion. Sponsors reserve

the right to substitute a similar Prize (or Prize element) of comparable or greater value. All taxes

and other expenses, costs, or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of Prize are the

sole responsibility of Winner. Prize cannot be transferred by Winner or redeemed for cash and

is valid only for the items detailed above, with no substitution of Prize by Winner. If Prize is

unclaimed within a reasonable time after notification from Sponsors, as determined by Sponsors

in their sole discretion, it will be forfeited, and time permitting, an alternate Winner may be

selected from the remaining eligible Entries at Sponsors’ sole discretion.

CONDITIONS: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant’s

heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities,

Facebook, and their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released

Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur,

directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s participation

in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any

portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (b) to indemnify Released Parties from

any and all liability resulting or arising from the Sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that

Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty,

representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including

express warranties provided exclusively by Prize supplier that are sent along with Prize; (c)

if selected as a Winner, to the posting of such entrant’s name on the Websites and the use by

Released Parties of such name, voice, image, and/or likeness for publicity, promotional, and

advertising purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in

perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval, and, upon

request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use; and (d) to be bound by these Official

Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Sweepstakes itself,

and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsors, which are binding and final. Failure to comply

with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes at Sponsors’ sole

ADDITIONAL TERMS: Sponsors reserve the right to permanently disqualify from any

promotion any person they believe has intentionally violated these Official Rules. Any attempt

to deliberately damage the Sweepstakes or the operation thereof is unlawful and subject to legal

action by Sponsors, who may seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The failure of

Sponsors to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane,

war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities

outside of the control of Sponsors (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations),

or other “force majeure” event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules. Released

Parties assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s

computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in

connection with the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for telecommunications,

network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind; for inaccurate transcription

of Entry information; for errors in any promotional or marketing materials or in these Official

Rules; for any human or electronic error; or for Entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled,

delayed, lost, late, damaged, or returned. Sponsors reserve the right to cancel, modify, or suspend

the Sweepstakes or any element thereof (including, without limitation, these Official Rules)

without notice in any manner and for any reason (including, without limitation, in the event of

any unanticipated occurrence that is not fully addressed in these Official Rules). In the event

of cancellation, modification, or suspension, Sponsors reserve the right to select Winners in a

random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the

event warranting such cancellation, modification, or suspension. Notice of such cancellation,

modification, or suspension will be posted on the Websites. Sponsors may prohibit any entrant

or potential entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes, if such entrant or potential entrant

shows a disregard for these Official Rules; acts with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass

any other entrant, Sponsors, or Sponsors’ agents or representatives; or behaves in any other

disruptive manner (as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion). Sponsors reserve the

right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and

DISPUTES: THE SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY, AND WILL BE CONSTRUED

IN ACCORDANCE WITH, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, AND

THE FORUM AND VENUE FOR ANY DISPUTE SHALL BE IN NEW YORK, NEW

YORK. IF THE CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM IS NOT OTHERWISE RESOLVED

THROUGH DIRECT DISCUSSIONS OR MEDIATION, IT SHALL THEN BE

RESOLVED BY FINAL AND BINDING ARBITRATION ADMINISTERED BY

JUDICIAL ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION SERVICES, INC., IN ACCORDANCE

WITH ITS STREAMLINED ARBITRATION RULES AND PROCEDURES OR

SUBSEQUENT VERSIONS THEREOF (“JAMS RULES”). THE JAMS RULES FOR

SELECTION OF AN ARBITRATOR SHALL BE FOLLOWED, EXCEPT THAT THE

ARBITRATOR SHALL BE EXPERIENCED AND LICENSED TO PRACTICE LAW IN

NEW YORK. ALL PROCEEDINGS BROUGHT PURSUANT TO THIS PARAGRAPH

WILL BE CONDUCTED IN THE COUNTY OF NEW YORK. THE REMEDY FOR

ANY CLAIM SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL DAMAGES, AND IN NO EVENT

SHALL ANY PARTY BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY,

CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES

OR OTHER SUCH RELATED COSTS OF BRINGING A CLAIM, OR TO RESCIND

THIS AGREEMENT OR SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR ANY OTHER EQUITABLE RELIEF.

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: For the names of the Winners, available after May 28, 2014,

visit www.NBCConnecticut.com, or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by

July 28, 2014 to: The WVIT Giveaway Sweepstakes, 1422 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford,

CT 06110 Attn: Terese Guerrero.

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with,

Facebook. Entrants are providing information to Sponsors and not to Facebook.

Vizio Inc. is not a Sponsor of or in any way associated with this Sweepstakes.