MACY’S HOTEL COLLECTION SLEEP LIKE A WINNER WEEKLY SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.
These Official Rules govern the Macy’s Hotel Collection Sleep Like A Winner Weekly Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) offered by Macy’s Merchandising Group, Inc. (“Macy’s” or “Sponsor”).
Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 Noon Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 22, 2013 and ends at 11:59 a.m. ET on May 20, 2013 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). There will be four (4) weekly drawing periods each beginning at 12:00 Noon ET on a Monday and ending at 11:59 a.m. ET on the following Monday (each a “Weekly Sweepstakes Period”). The first Weekly Sweepstakes Period begins Monday, April 22, 2013 and ends Monday, April 29, 2013. Thereafter, Weekly Sweepstakes Periods, as described above, will follow with the last Weekly Sweepstakes Period ending on May 20, 2013. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor shall determine timeliness of entries in their sole discretion.
Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry, except employees of Sponsor, Houzz Inc. (“Houzz”) and their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and the immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each such employee. Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, outside the United States, and where prohibited by law.
To Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, log on to www.houzz.com (the “Website”) and register for Houzz.com. There is no cost to register. Then navigate to the “Discussions” section of the Website and click on the Hotel Collection Sweepstakes topic and completely follow Sponsor’s instructions to receive one (1) entry into a Weekly Sweepstakes. You may also access the Sweepstakes topic by clicking on a Sweepstakes advertisement on the Website or on the Hotel Collection profile page on the Website. All entries must be received by the close of a Weekly Sweepstakes Period to be eligible and must comply with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the “Entry Requirements” section below.
Limit: One (1) entry per person/authorized Houzz account holder in each Weekly Sweepstakes. One (1) winner per household during the Sweepstakes Period. Subsequent attempts made by the same individual to submit multiple entries by using multiple or false contact information or otherwise may be disqualified. Entries generated by a script, computer programs, macro, programmed, robotic or other automated means are void and may be disqualified. Entries that are in excess of the stated limit, incomplete, illegible, corrupted, lost, late, misdirected, or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules will be disqualified.
On-line entrant must be the registered subscriber of the e-mail account by which the entry is made. In the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same e-mail account, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account (as specified by the Internet Service Provider) used to enter the Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant. Entries made by any individual or any entity other than the named entrant and/or originating at any other Internet Website, including (but not limited to) commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites are void.
Drawing: One winner will be selected in a random drawing following the close of each Weekly Sweepstakes. All decisions of the judges are final. Odds of winning will be determined by the number of eligible entries received.
• Week One Prize – Winner will receive one (1) Full/Queen Duvet and two (2) Shams from the Hotel Collection Finest Bedding, in winner’s choice of Embroidered Frame Collection, Luster Collection or Waves Collection. Approximate Retail Value (ARV): $820-$850.
• Week Two Prize: Winner will receive a choice of either of the following: i) Hotel Collection, 800 Thread Count Sheet set in White (Flat sheet, Fitted sheet, Pair of Standard Pillowcases); ii) one (1) Hotel Collection Full/Queen Primaloft All Season comforter and (2) two Primaloft Density Medium Standard/Queen Pillows; or iii) Hotel Collection MicroCotton Lux Bath Towels and Robes in White consisting of four (4) Lux Bath Towels, four (4) Lux Washcloths, four (4) Lux Hand Towels, two (2) Velour Luxury Robes, and one (1) Lux Tub Mat. ARV: $560.
• Week Three Prize – Winner will receive one (1) Queen Duvet and two (2) Shams from the Hotel Collection Bedding, in winner’s choice of Beads Collection, Modern Gate Collection or Modern Nexus Collection. ARV: $510-$600.
• Week Four Prize – Winner will receive one (1) Queen Duvet and two (2) Shams from the Hotel Collection Bedding, in winner’s choice of either Palace Collection, Classic Strip Collection (Frost) or Frame Lacquer Collection. ARV: $460.
Weekly Prize consists of only those items specifically described as included in the prize. All fees, federal, state and other taxes, costs and expenses relating to the use, acceptance and possession of the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Notification: Houzz will notify potential winner by e-mail within two (2) weeks of drawing date that potential winner will subsequently be contacted by Sponsor to accept or decline the prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted by Houzz, an alternate winner will be selected. Once contacted by Sponsor, potential winner must respond to accept or decline the prize within five (5) days of Sponsor contact. If a potential winner does not timely respond or if prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, an alternate potential winner will be selected. Upon prize forfeiture, no payment or other compensation will be made to the original potential winner. Within two (2) weeks of prize acceptance, Sponsor will provide winner (parent/legal guardian if potential winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) with an affidavit of eligibility, liability and publicity release which must be signed and returned within five (5) days of receipt. Also, where the approximate retail value of the prize is $600 or more, a Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number is required to be provided to Sponsor via a W-9 Form for issuance of a 1099 Form. In the event of noncompliance with this or any other requirement, the non-complying potential winner will be disqualified. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining entries. There will be three (3) alternate drawings. After the third such drawing, any such prize will remain unawarded. No substitution, exchange or transfer of prize except by Sponsor, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be substituted. Prize will be shipped by Sponsor within two (2) weeks of receipt of completed affidavit of eligibility, liability and publicity release and W-9, as applicable.
Release: By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules. Entrants are solely responsible for their own actions and agree to hold harmless Macy’s, Houzz and their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions and related companies, together with and the respective officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, assigns and licensees of each of them, and those companies supplying prizes (collectively the “Released Parties”) from any liability for losses, damages or injuries arising in connection with their participation in the Sweepstakes or the award or use of a prize.
Publicity: Acceptance of a prize constitutes consent to Sponsor’s use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, (including but not limited to internet and television broadcast) without further consent or compensation except where prohibited.
General Conditions: Sponsor and each of its affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission of any Sweepstakes-related website; failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor due to technical problems or human error; printing or other errors. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes in the event that it becomes necessary due to circumstances beyond Sponsor’s control. In the event the Sweepstakes is terminated early, a potential Winner will be selected from all eligible entries received at the time of termination.
Disputes: The Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States and, by entering, Winner and entrants hereby submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in New York, New York. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE RELATED TO SPONSOR OR THE SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW
Privacy: Handling of all participant information, including e-mail addresses, will be consistent with the Macy’s, Inc. Notice of Privacy Practices. See http://www.macys.com/service/start/safeshopping/ privacy.jsp.
Winner: For name(s) of winner(s) (available after July 31, 2013) or these Official Rules, send a self- addressed, stamped envelope to: Macy’s Hotel Collection Sleep Like A Winner Weekly Sweepstakes, WINNER or OFFICIAL RULES (please specify), c/o 11 Penn Plaza, 10th Floor, Marketing, New York, NY 10001.
Sponsor: Macy’s Merchandising Group, Inc., 11 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001.