Home for the Holidays Photo Contest RULES

LIVE’s Home for the Holidays Photo Contest

OFFICIAL RULES
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1. Contest Overview: LIVE’s Home for the Holidays Photo Contest (“Contest”) begins on November 27, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on December 6, 2017 at 12:00 noon ET (“Entry Period”). The Contest consists of a skill based competition whereby an entrant will submit a photo depicting how he/she decorates his/her home for the holidays (“Photo”). The entrant’s Photo can show either an exterior or an interior depiction of holiday decorating. For all purposes of this Contest, the Sponsor’s computer is the official clock and all times refer to ET.

2. Eligibility: The Contest is only open to persons who are permanent legal residents of the fifty (50) states of the U.S. and the District of Columbia (“D.C.”) (excluding Guam, Puerto Rico, and all other U.S. territories and possessions) or permanent legal residents of Canada (excluding the province of Quebec) who are currently physically located therein, and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of entry. Entrants must have either a valid Social Security number, a valid U.S. personal tax identification number, and/or a Social Insurance Number for Canadian residents. Employees of Buena Vista Television, LLC (“Sponsor”), American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., WABC-TV, LIVE with Kelly and Ryan (“Show”), Disney *ABC Domestic Television, Enteractive Solutions Group, Inc. (“Contest Administrator”), participating stations, stations airing the Show, their advertising or promotion agencies, those involved in the production, development, implementation or handling of the Contest, any agents acting for, or on behalf of the above entities, their respective parent companies, officers, directors, subsidiaries, franchisees, affiliates, licensees, service providers, prize suppliers, any other person or entity associated with the Contest (collectively "Contest Entities") and/or members of their immediate families (i.e. a spouse, domestic partner, child, sibling, parent) and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, whether or not related, are ineligible to enter the Contest. Participants may not be and may not intend to be a candidate for any public office within six (6) months from their date of entry.

3. How to Enter: During the Entry Period, each entrant is invited to visit www.KellyandRyan.com or www.facebook.com/LiveKellyandRyan (collectively “Websites”), click on the Contest link or banner and follow the online instructions to upload his/her Photo depicting his/her home holiday decorations and then complete the following information: first name, last name, street address, city, state (or province/territory), zip/postal code, daytime telephone number, email address, date of birth, Photo description, and (i) confirm that he/she has the rights to submit the Photo via a checkbox, (ii) agree that his/her Photo complies with the Entry/Material Agreement and Requirements described in section 4, and (iii) agree to abide by these Official Rules and Sponsor’s Terms of Use via a checkbox (“Entry Information”). After completing and successfully uploading a Photo and submitting the Entry Information, each entrant will receive one (1) entry to be judged in the Contest (“Entry”). The entrant is defined as the person who physically completed the act of entering, submitted his/her Entry Information, and uploaded his/her Photo (“Entrant”). The Photo should be of the Entrant’s own home/residence (interior or exterior) depicting the Entrant’s holiday decorations only. Photos containing home decorations of friends or relatives, or containing people in the Photo, will be disqualified. If an Entrant is from a jurisdiction that deems him/her to be a Minor, he/she must obtain parental/legal guardian consent prior to entering or submitting any personally identifiable information. For the purposes of this Contest, a minor is defined as a resident of Alabama or Nebraska in the U.S., or a resident of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, British Columbia, Nova Scotia, Nunavut or the Yukon Territory in Canada who is under nineteen (19) years of age; or a resident of Mississippi in the U.S. who is under twenty-one (21) years of age (“Minor”). If another person other than the Entrant is the photographer of the Photo (a “Contributor”) submitted, he/she will not be eligible for the Prize (defined in section 7) unless he/she is deemed the Entrant. Each Entrant and his/her Entry must comply with all Contest eligibility requirements as set forth in these Official Rules. Limit one (1) Entry per person/per email address during the Contest Entry Period. Entries must be received by 12:00 noon ET on December 6, 2017. All required Entry Information must be completed in full, be current, accurate, and valid. By submitting the Entry Information, each Entrant confirms the accuracy and veracity of the statements and information contained therein. Entrants can only participate in the Contest under one (1) email address. Once an email address has been submitted by an Entrant, that email address cannot be used by any other person for the purposes of this Contest. Proof of delivery or receipt of an Entry will not be deemed by Sponsor as proof of Entry. Any attempted form of Entry other than as described herein is void. If an Entrant opts to enter from his/her Facebook account, he/she must understand that he/she is providing his/her information to the Sponsor and not to Facebook. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook and Facebook is completely released of all liability by each Entrant in this Contest. Any attempt by an Entrant to use multiple/different email addresses, identities, accounts, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest subscription notification and/or entering services, will void that Entrant’s Entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. The information Entrants provide will only be used for the reasons described in these Official Rules. Once submitted, Entries become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned. If entrants use a web-enabled mobile device to participate, data rates may apply (entrants should contact their service provider for data rates/plans). Entrants should use care and not drive while entering the Contest. THE WEBSITES, LINKS, BANNERS, UPLOAD SUBMISSION MECHANISMS, AND/OR THE ENTRY FORM MAY NOT BE ACCESSIBLE FROM ALL MOBILE PHONES, HANDHELD DEVICES, AND/OR TABLETS. IF AN ENTRANT EXPERIENCES ANY ISSUES ENTERING, HE/SHE SHOULD ACCESS ONE (1) OF THE WEBSITES AND ENTER FROM A DESKTOP OR LAPTOP COMPUTER. If the Sponsor opts to select an Entry to be broadcast on the Show, the Entrant and any Contributor (if applicable) will be required to sign an “Entrant/Contributor Publicity and Material Release” prior to such usage. Any Entrant whose Entry may be selected for broadcast on the Show, or posted on Sponsor’s Websites are for promotional purposes only, and he/she will not be considered a potential winner (defined in section 5) and his/her Entry has no advantage over any other.

4. Entry/Material Agreement and Requirements: Each Entrant must own the camera equipment used to take the Photo prior to entering this Contest and no purchase of any camera equipment is required. The Entrant (and/or a Contributor) must not be a professional photographer. For purposes of this Contest, a professional is an individual who receives payment for his/her photography services. Each Entrant and his/her Entry/Photo (collectively “Material”) must adhere to the following guidelines and requirements:

    a. The home holiday decorations depicted in the Photo must be the Entrant’s own home/residence and his/her personal ‘creation’.
    b. The Photo submitted must not exceed 2 MB and must be in one (1) of the following formats: .JPG, .JPEG, .PNG or .GIF file.
    c. The Photo submitted must be wholly original and the Entrant’s own creation, and each Entrant warrants that he/she has secured all necessary rights relating to the use of the Photo and/or a Contributor(s) (if applicable).
    d. The Photo must not contain home decorations of friends or relatives, the likeness of any person or the first name, last name, phone number(s), address, website, email address, and/or any other personal information of the Entrant (or any other person).
    e. No Entry from a group or organization is accepted.
    f. The Photo must not have been previously entered in any competition or contest; won any award prior to submission in this Contest; and must not have been previously published, or otherwise exhibited.
    g. The Photo must not contain or depict any objectionable, unlawful, defamatory, obscene, sexually-explicit, threatening, abusive, harassing, hateful, discriminatory, or vulgar material and must be otherwise fit for publication/posting/uploading, as determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion.
    h. The Photo must not include language, phrases, quotations, hashtags, trademarks, logos, artwork, products or brand names (not owned or licensed by the Sponsor or its affiliates) belonging to or copyrighted by third parties. However, Sponsor (in its sole discretion) reserves the right to modify or shade out any such representations if the Entry is otherwise eligible.
    i. The Photo must not contain any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials or any other form of solicitation.
    j. The Photo must not contain any elements that: (a) would give or threaten to give rise to criminal or civil liability; (b) encourages conduct that constitutes a criminal offense; (c) encourages or provides instructional information about illegal activities; or (d) encourages acts of violence or dangerous stunts/behavior.
    k. The Photo must not disparage the goodwill or business reputation of the Sponsor.
    l. The Photo must not contain any references to alcohol, tobacco, drug paraphernalia, firearms or any description or representation thereof.
    m. The Photo must not include obscenities or other objectionable material that defames or invades the publicity or privacy rights of any person (living or deceased), or that otherwise infringes upon any third party's personal or proprietary rights, as determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion.
    n. If another person that the Entrant personally knows has contributed to the Photo as a photographer, the Entrant must obtain permission from that Contributor for his/her “Contribution” to be used.
    o. If a Minor is a Contributor to the Photo (or is under the age of eighteen (18) in the remaining forty-seven (47) states in the U.S. or the remaining six (6) provinces in Canada), the Entrant must be the age of majority and the Minor’s parent or legal guardian.
    p. All legal responsibilities under these Official Rules of any person deemed to be a Minor are assumed by such Minor’s parent/legal guardian.
    The Sponsor has the right to disqualify any Entrant’s Entry and Material that does not adhere to the above requirements, that is not reasonably pertinent to the judging criteria (defined in section 5 below) or is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules as determined by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion.


    ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON THE WEBSITES OR BROADCAST ON THE AIR REPRESENTS SOLELY THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. SPONSOR IS ACTING AS A PASSIVE CONDUIT FOR THE POSTING/PUBLICATION OF THE MATERIAL SUBMITTED. SPONSOR MAY REVIEW/EDIT THE MATERIAL PRIOR TO USING ANY PORTION THEREOF ON THE WEBSITES AND/OR BROADCASTING ON-AIR. SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT NOT TO POST OR BROADCAST ANY MATERIAL SUBMITTED. POSTING OR BROADCASTING THE MATERIAL HAS NO IMPACT ON JUDGING.


5. Judging: On weekdays beginning on or about November 27, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. ET and continuing until on or about December 6, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. ET during business hours (“Judging Period”), all eligible Photos will be judged by representatives of the Show (“Judges”) whose decisions are final and binding in all respects. Each individual eligible Photo will be judged according to the following judging criteria and scoring system: 1) Creativity (25%); 2) Appearance (25%); 3) Originality (25%); and Over-all Appeal (25%) (collectively “Judging Criteria”). Each Photo will receive a score based on the Judging Criteria for a maximum of up to one-hundred (100) points. The Entrant whose Photo received the highest score based on the Judging Criteria will be deemed the winner subject to written verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules (“Winner”). In the event of a tie, the Entrant whose Photo received the higher score for "Creativity” will be declared the potential Winner. In the event of a further tie, the Entrant whose Photo received the higher score for "Appearance” will be declared the potential Winner. In the event of a further tie, the Entrant whose Photo received the higher score for "Originality” will be declared a potential Winner. In the event of a further tie, Sponsor in its sole discretion shall choose the Winner based on an evaluation of which Photo is superior overall taking all Judging Criteria into consideration. Judges have the right, in their sole discretion, not to select a winner based on an insufficient number of eligible Entries received.

6. Winner Notification and Verification: The potential Winner (or his/her parent/legal guardian if the potential Winner is a Minor) will be notified by telephone at the phone number listed on his/her Entry on or about December 7, 2017. If the potential Winner cannot be reached within a forty-eight (48) hour period, is found to be ineligible, or if he/she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, such potential Winner will be disqualified, and the Entrant who received the next highest score will be selected as the Winner (in Sponsor’s sole discretion). The potential Winner (or his/her parent/legal guardian if the potential Winner resides in a jurisdiction that deems him/her to be a Minor) will be required to complete a telephone eligibility questionnaire administered by Contest Administrator. In addition, the Winner will be required to complete, sign and return an original unmodified Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and a Publicity Release, an Entrant/Contributor Publicity and Material Release, and any other documentation that the Sponsor or Contest Administrator may require (collectively “Affidavit/Release”), and provide a copy of his/her government-issued photo I.D. within two (2) business days after receipt, or such potential Winner may be disqualified. The Entrant/Contributor Publicity and Material Release will include, among other things, a representation of the Photo’s originality, a grant to the Sponsor of all rights to the Photo and associated with Winner’s Photo. Each of the Winner’s guests (or his/her parent/legal guardian if a guest resides in a jurisdiction that deems him/her to be a Minor) will be required to sign, execute, and return an original unmodified Liability Release and Publicity Release and any other documentation that the Sponsor or Contest Administrator may require (“Guest Release(s)”) and provide a copy of his/her government-issued photo I.D. within two (2) business days after receipt by potential Winner. In addition, the Winner must fax or email his/her Affidavit/Release, Entrant/Contributor Publicity and Material Release, government-issued photo identification, his/her guest’s Guest Releases and government-issued photo I.D., and any other documentation prior to sending back the originals/hard copies to the Contest Administrator. While faxed and/or emailed documents have the same force and effect as the originals, the Winner (and each guest) must return the original documents, as well as copies of his/her government-issued photo I.D., in order to be eligible to receive the prize (defined in section 7). If the potential Winner fails to sign and return his/her documents within the required time period (as applicable above), such potential Winner forfeits any prize (defined in section 7) eligibility, and an alternate Winner may be selected in Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Winner will be provided a pre-paid FedEx envelope/label for the return of the documents. By completing an Affidavit/Release and telephone eligibility questionnaire, the potential Winner attests to the veracity of the provisions stated therein, the authenticity of his/her Material, and compliance with these Official Rules. If the Winner is a Minor, his/her prize(s) (defined in section 7) will be awarded in the name of his/her parent/legal guardian. The Show will announce the Winner on or about December 11, 2017 during that days’ broadcast and/or on the Show’s Websites.

7. Prize: One (1) Prize will be awarded in the Contest. One (1) Winner will receive a trip for four (4) to New York, N.Y. consisting of: roundtrip coach class air transportation for Winner and up to three (3) guests from a major commercial airport near Winner’s residence to/from New York, N.Y. (actual airport to be determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion); six (6) nights standard hotel accommodations (two (2) rooms/double occupancy); ground transportation to/from the airport and hotel in N.Y.; VIP admission for the Winner and his/her guest(s) to attend the Show (“Show Admission”) (actual Show taping or broadcast subject to availability and the Show’s production schedule in Sponsor’s sole discretion); and a four hundred and fifty USD ($450) cash stipend (awarded to the Winner only) in the form of a check (collectively “Prize”). All monetary values expressed herein are U.S. dollars (“USD”). The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Prize: $10,000 USD. IF THE WINNER RESIDES IN A JURISDICTION THAT DEEMS HIM/HER TO BE A MINOR, HE/SHE MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY HIS/HER PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN WHO MUST BE ONE (1) OF HIS/HER GUESTS. IF A GUEST RESIDES IN A JURISDICTION THAT DEEMS HIM/HER TO BE A MINOR, HE/SHE MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY HIS/HER PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN, AND SUCH PERSON MUST BE DEEMED EITHER THE WINNER OR ONE (1) OF THE GUESTS. The ARV for the trip may vary depending upon the point of departure, destination, fare fluctuation, and if the Winner takes the allotted number of guests. Additional compensation will not be provided if value of trip is less than the stated ARV. Guests attending the Show with the Winner must be ten (10) years of age or older. If the Winner lives within one-hundred (100) miles of New York, N.Y., air transportation will not be provided, but ground transportation (or alternative transportation) may be arranged in Sponsor’s sole discretion. The trip must be completed within thirteen (13) months of notification of winning. No transfer, substitution, or cash equivalent for a non-cash Prize (or Prize component) is permitted, except that Sponsor in its sole discretion may substitute a Prize or Prize component with one (1) of equal or greater value due to Prize unavailability for any reason. In such event, Sponsor will continue to use the value of the original Prize element for purposes of calculating the ARV. If the Show Admission or any other Prize component is cancelled or postponed or is not available during the time of the Prize trip for whatever reason (e.g. weather conditions, event cancellations, Show hiatus, production exigencies or interruptions, etc.), such applicable Prize components will be forfeited and no additional or substitute compensation will be provided in lieu thereof and the remaining elements of the Prize shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor’s Prize obligation to the Winner. The Winner and his/her guest(s) are solely responsible for providing/obtaining all necessary identification and travel documents (e.g. passport or visas if applicable). Failure to provide such documents may result in trip cancellation upon airport check-in. The U.S. State Department requires all international travelers to present a government-issued passport for U.S. Customs re-entry after air, land or sea travel. For more information, visit the State Department's consular website located at www.Travel.State.gov or the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's website located at www.DHS.gov. Note: In order to comply with the REAL ID Act, adult travelers carrying driver’s licenses from a select number of U.S. states may be required to present a valid U.S. passport to travel on a domestic commercial flight in addition to international travel. To see if you live in a U.S. state with this requirement and for more information, go to https://www.dhs.gov/real-id. The Winner and/or his/her guest must have/present at least one (1) major credit card in good standing in order to check into the hotel. Sponsor reserves the right to structure each travel route in its sole and absolute discretion. If the Winner elects to take the trip without the allotted number of guests, components of the Prize will be awarded in increments/quantities suitable for the actual number of travelers and the Winner will not receive any compensation or substitute/alternate Prize or Prize component for same. Prize and Prize components cannot be combined/exchanged with any other offer. The Prize must be accepted with all listed Prize components subject to the conditions indicated herein. No extension or change of travel dates for the Prize are permitted once the travel dates have been confirmed or booked by the Sponsor or Sponsor’s designee. Once air travel tickets are issued, they are non-refundable, non-endorsable, and non-transferable. Prize restrictions/conditions stated herein are not all-inclusive and may be subject to additional restrictions/conditions, which will be stated in the Affidavit/Release (described above) and/or travel documents. Once travel has been confirmed, any cancellation or change fees or restructuring of a trip are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Additional Prize restrictions/conditions may apply. The Prize is subject to air/ground travel availability, hotel availability, holiday and blackout dates and all other Prize and travel restrictions, as applicable. The Winner and his/her guest(s) must travel together on the same itinerary. All expenses associated with the receipt or use of the Prize not specifically mentioned as being included (e.g. any requested upgrades or options) are excluded and are the Winner’s sole responsibility including, but not limited to: taxes, air transfers, government fees, unspecified ground transportation, meals, tips, gratuities, hotel incidentals, excursions, tours, laundry service, local and long distance telephone calls or other communications, WiFi, mobile phone roaming fees, internet or wireless services, souvenirs, gift shop purchases, spas, travel documents, service charges, travel insurance premiums, baggage fees, or transportation between Winner’s residence and the departure airport, and other personal expenses. Prize notifications, documentation, tickets and trip itinerary will only be shipped to U.S., D.C., and/or Canadian addresses (excluding Quebec). All federal, state, provincial/territory, and/or other taxes (including but not limited to income taxes for a U.S. Winner) arising from participation in the Contest or the award of any Prize(s) are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Customs and import fees are the sole responsibility of any Canadian winner. A U.S. Winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 from the Sponsor for the total ARV, as stated herein, of his/her Prize that he/she won in the calendar year that he/she won. Any depiction of the Prize or Prize components, in Contest materials or otherwise, are for illustrative purposes only. Final eligibility for the award of the Prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth in these Official Rules.

8. Rights in Submissions: In consideration of each Entrant’s Entry and Material being reviewed and evaluated for this Contest, each Entrant hereby grants to the Sponsor a non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable, universal, worldwide, perpetual license to use, reproduce, copy, edit, sublicense, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, translate, publish, delete, or display such Entries and Material, or any portion thereof, in any media now known or hereafter devised, and to incorporate them in other works in any and all markets and media for any purpose whatsoever (including without limitation commercial purposes) without any further right of approval. Each Entrant represents and warrants that he/she has the sole and exclusive right to grant such rights to Sponsor, and that the Sponsor’s reproduction, publishing, displaying, and/or other use of his/her Entry and/or Material will not infringe on any rights of third parties, including, but not limited to, copyright, trademark, privacy, personal, proprietary, or publicity rights, anywhere in the world. Each Entrant agrees that Sponsor shall have no obligation to copy, publish, display, or otherwise exploit his/her Material.

Each Entrant and the Winner authorizes the Sponsor and any entities affiliated or in privity with the Sponsor to utilize in perpetuity, and in any manner they see fit, his/her Entry and Material, and to make derivative works from such Material. Each Entrant and the Winner agree that the results and proceeds of such use shall become the property of Sponsor and/or Sponsor’s licensees, and shall be freely assignable by Sponsor and that the Contest Entities and their assignees and licensees shall have no obligations whatsoever to any Entrant or the Winner. Each Entrant and the Winner agree to irrevocably assign and transfer (non-exclusively) to the Sponsor any and all rights, ideas, concepts, copyright, trademark, proprietary rights, and interest in his/her Entry (including but not limited to his/her Photo without limitation worldwide including moral rights). Each Entrant, the Winner and/or a Contributor (or any of these person’s parent/legal guardian if he/she is a Minor) release the Contest Entities, and their assignees and licensees, from any and all claims or liability (now known or hereafter arising), including but not limited to any claims for defense and/or indemnity, in connection therewith. Each Entrant, the Winner and/or Contributor (or any of these person’s parent/legal guardian if he/she is a Minor) also grant to the Contest Entities permission to use the following information: full name, city, state/province/territory, image, likeness, biographical information, voice, Entry Information, and Photo(s)/Material for the purpose of advertising, trade, or promotion without further notice, permission, compensation, or consideration in any and all media (including posting on the Websites and/or in social media) worldwide in perpetuity, unless prohibited by law.

Sponsor has the right to modify, adapt, electronically alter, use, assign, and/or dispose of such Entry(s) and Material however it sees fit and for any purpose without any notice or compensation to an Entrant, the Winner, a Contributor, or any third parties. Sponsor will not provide any personally identifying information of a Minor, regardless of its source, to any third party without the express written consent of Entrant’s parent/legal guardian. Any personal information, Entry, Material and/or any content supplied by an Entrant or the Winner to the Sponsor or its affiliates will be subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy (located at http://disneyprivacycenter.com), Terms of Use (located at http://disneytermsofuse.com) and the Facebook Guidelines (located at https://www.facebook.com/communitystandards); each policy respectively may be modified from time to time. Personal information collected from Canadians will only be used for Contest administration purposes unless their express consent has been obtained beforehand.

9. General Conditions: The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws, and to these Official Rules (collectively “Rules and Laws”). By participating, each Entrant agrees to be bound by these Rules and Laws and the decisions of the Sponsor which are final and binding in all respects; to waive any right to claim ambiguity with the Rules and Laws; to indemnify and hold harmless the Contest Entities from any and all claims, actions, injury, loss, damage or liability resulting or arising from the Contest, including but not limited to, the acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of the Prize (or prize component); and to release all right to bring any claim, action, or proceeding against the Contest Entities. If an Entrant chooses to opt-in to receive communications from a participating Contest Entity, his/her Entry Information will be subject to that Contest Entity’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service (if applicable), and such Entrant agrees to receive additional email communication from that particular Contest Entity. Opting-in to receive communications does not improve one’s score from the Judges. The Privacy Policy for any Contest Entity participating in an opt-in will be accessible from the entry form. If for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as originally planned, Sponsor in its sole discretion, reserves the right to cancel, suspend or modify the Contest or any portion(s) thereof and instruct the Show’s designee(s) or the Contest Administrator to judge the Contest Entries and award the Prize(s) from all salvageable eligible Entries received prior to and/or after (as appropriate) the action taken by the Sponsor, or award the Prize(s) in a manner that is fair and equitable and notice of such action will be posted on the Sponsor’s Websites. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Contest will be ineligible for the Prize and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. In case of a dispute over the identity of an Entrant who submitted a winning Entry, the authorized account holder of the email address associated with that Entry will be deemed the Entrant. The "authorized account holder" is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, service provider, or other online organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Said owner must be the Entrant, comply with these Official Rules and, in Sponsor's sole discretion, may be required to provide proof of ownership of the email account.

10. Disclaimers: Contest Entities are not responsible or liable for multiple Entries, Entries that are entered by other than human means (such as by an automated computer program or any non-human mechanism, entity, or device), or for Entries and/or Photos that are illegible, late, mutilated, tampered with, forged, incomplete, misdirected, lost, misplaced, stolen, destroyed, dropped, inaccessible, corrupted, jumbled, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules and such Entries/Photos will be disqualified. By entering the Contest, each Entrant agrees and acknowledges that Contest Entities shall have no responsibility or liability (including, but not limited to, liability for any property loss, damage, personal injury, or death) in connection with participation in this Contest; human error; incorrect or inaccurate transcription of Entry Information; disputes over who is the Entrant or a Contributor to any Entry; acceptance/possession, use/misuse, and/or defects of the Prize(s) (or Prize components) awarded herein; cancellations, delays, or any change by the prize supplier(s), or any other persons providing any components of the Prize(s); cancellations, delays and/or policies that may affect the Winner and/or his/her guest’s travel, or any change by the air carrier(s), lodging facilities, or other company or any other persons providing any components of the Prize for the Winner and his/her guest(s) due to reasons beyond Sponsor’s and/or Contest Entities’ control; typographical errors in the Contest promotional material; technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer online system, computer dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, upload or “Submit” mechanisms or internet service provider(s); interruption or inability to access the Contest, Facebook, the Websites, banners, tabs, or any online service or link via the internet due to hardware or software compatibility problems; wireless network dead zones or obstructions; any damage to an Entrant’s (or any third person’s) computer/mobile/tablet device, and/or its contents related to or resulting from any part of this Contest; any lost/delayed data transmissions, omissions, interruptions, and/or defects or any other error’s or malfunctions, promos, or elements of the Contest; and/or any other errors or malfunctions even if caused by the negligence of one (1) of the Contest Entities. Contest Entities assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to an Entrant’s or to any other person’s computer, camera, handheld device, and/or mobile phone relating to or resulting from entering, uploading the Material, or downloading an APP, materials, and/or software in connection with this Contest. Contest Entities shall not be liable for any injury, damage, loss, expense, accident, delay, inconvenience, or irregularity that may be caused by or have contributed to: (1) any wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of prize supplier(s) or any of its agents, servants, employees, installers or independent contractors, (2) any wrongful, negligent or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any other person or entity not an employee of the Sponsor, or (3) any other cause, condition or event whatsoever beyond the control of Sponsor or its parents, subsidiaries and/or affiliated companies/services. Entrants further acknowledge that said Contest Entities have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including any applicable express standard limited warranties provided exclusively by a prize supplier that are sent along with the Prize. The failure of the Sponsor to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, strike, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsor (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations) or other force majeure event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.

11. GOVERNING LAW, JURISDICTION, ARBITRATION: Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to (i) the Contest, (ii) the awarding or redemption of the Prize(s), and/or (iii) the determination of the scope or applicability of these Official Rules or their enforcement or interpretation, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the U.S. State of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state’s laws. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this agreement, its enforcement, arbitrability or interpretation shall be submitted to final and binding arbitration, to be held in Los Angeles County, California, U.S. before a single arbitrator, in accordance with California Code of Civil Procedure §§ 1280 et seq. The arbitrator shall be selected by mutual agreement of Sponsor and the Entrant(s) bringing forth the controversy or claim (collectively the “Parties”) or, if the Parties cannot agree, then by striking from a list of arbitrators supplied by the American Arbitration Association or JAMS/Endispute. The arbitration shall be a confidential proceeding, closed to the general public. The arbitrator shall issue a written opinion stating the essential findings and conclusions upon which the arbitrator’s award is based. The Parties will share equally in payment of the arbitrator’s fees and arbitration expenses and any other costs unique to the arbitration hearing (recognizing that each side bears its own deposition, witness, expert and attorneys’ fees and other expenses to the same extent as if the matter were being heard in court). Each Entrant agrees that his/her claim will be resolved individually, exclusively by arbitration, without resort to any form of class action. Each Entrant further agrees that any claim/judgment/award in such arbitration shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in the Contest but in no event attorneys' fees; and, under no circumstances, will an Entrant be entitled to awards. Each Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. Should any term of this section be deemed void, unenforceable or contrary to law, such term shall, but only to the extent necessary to bring this section within the requirements of law, be deemed to be severed from the other terms of these Official Rules, and the remainder of these Official Rules shall be given effect as if it had not included the severed term herein. THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE THEIR RIGHT TO JURY TRIAL WITH RESPECT TO ALL CLAIMS AND ISSUES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT WHETHER SOUNDING IN CONTRACT OR TORT AND INCLUDING ANY CLAIM FOR FRAUDULENT INDUCEMENT THEREOF.

12. Official Rules/Winner Information: To receive a copy of the Official Rules or the Official Winner Information, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: LIVE’s Home for the Holidays Photo Contest “Rules” or “Winner” (specify which), P.O. Box 6493, Burbank, CA 91510. The Official Winner Information will be available after December 11, 2017. The Winner may also be posted on the Websites. All requests must be received by February 6, 2018. The Official Rules will be posted on the Websites during the Contest Period.

13. Sponsor: Buena Vista Television, LLC, 500 South Buena Vista Street, Burbank, CA 91521-0224.

14. Contest Administrator: ESG, P.O. Box 7398, Burbank, CA 91510-7398. The Contest Administrator is not the supplier or guarantor of the Prize.

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