FAMILY STATIONS, INC.
JANUARY 2021 JOHN MACARTHUR BOOK GIVEAWAY
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES
The following constitutes the official rules (“Contest Rules”) of the January 2021 John MacArthur Book Giveaway (the “Contest”) to be conducted by Family Stations, Inc. (“Family Stations”). Any individual who enters, attempts to enter or in any way participates or attempts to participate in the Contest (“Entrant”) agrees to be bound by the terms and conditions provided in these Contest Rules, as well as by all interpretations of these Rules by Family Stations. In addition to the Contest Rules, Entrants in the Contest are subject to Family Stations’ General Contest Rules.
The first five hundred (500) eligible entries will receive the Prize, as defined below.
- Family Stations
The sponsor of the Contest is Family Stations. The Prizes, as defined below, to be awarded in the Contest will be provided by Family Stations, Inc.
No contribution or purchase is required to enter or win. A contribution or purchase will not increase your chances of winning. This Contest is open to all legal United States residents who are eighteen (18) years or older at the time of entry. Employees and agents of Family Stations and their respective household or immediate family members are not eligible to enter. The term “immediate family members” includes spouses, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and stepchildren. The term “household members” refers to people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year. Entrants may not use an assumed name or alias. Family Stations retains full and exclusive discretion to determine compliance with the eligibility requirements stated herein. All Federal, State, and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. Participation constitutes Entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Contest Rules and Family Stations’ General Contest Rules, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
- Contest Period
The Contest will begin at 12:00 AM, January 6, 2021 (Eastern Time), and end at 11:59 PM, January 31, 2021 (Eastern Time) (the “Contest Period”). Relevant entry periods for the winner selection are outlined below and must be complied with in order to be eligible for the specific selection.
For individuals entering the Contest online, Entrants must provide all requested information, including, their first name and last name, complete address, city, state, zip code, email address, and telephone number. Entrants may also choose to opt-in to Family Stations and/or Grace to You Ministry’s email lists. Family Stations is not responsible for problems occurring with the website provided for online Contest entries which either inhibit or increase the chances of winning the Contest permitting online entry. In the case of website malfunctions, the decisions concerning the outcome of the affected Contest by Family Stations will be final.
Family Stations is not responsible for lost, late, delayed, or illegible entries. Family Stations assumes no responsibility for computer system, hardware, software, or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, damages, delayed computer transactions or network connections, whether human, technical, or otherwise in nature, in conjunction with its Contests participation or in connection with any prize acceptance. Family Stations, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or otherwise violating these Contest Rules. Entrants agree that Family Stations has the sole right to decide all matters and disputes arising with respect to any Contest and that its decision is final and binding.
- Winner Selection and Odds of Winning
Five hundred (500) Prizes will be awarded throughout the month of January 2021 via entry through an online portal that allows for the first five hundred (500) eligible Entrants to receive one prize per eligible entry. The five hundred winners will be selected in order of date and time of receipt of the Entrant’s entry, and where there is any question regarding timing, by random selection by Family Stations staff. Odds of winning any prize to be awarded in the Contest depend on a number of factors, including, but not limited to, the number of eligible entries received by Family Stations during the Contest Period and the number of Entrants participating at any given time.
POTENTIAL CONTEST WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY FAMILY STATIONS WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE CONTEST. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Contest Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Potential winners will be notified by email and/or telephone call. Potential winners will be required to provide proof of identity, execute an affidavit of eligibility, and a liability/publicity release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize. A winner who executes these documents within the required time period will be deemed to have accepted the prize, and thereafter will not be permitted to rescind their acceptance of the prize and/or return the prize. In the event that a potential winner of a Contest Prize is disqualified for any reason, Family Stations may award the applicable Prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries, or other means chosen by Family Stations and indicated in the particular contest rules.
In this Contest, five hundred (500) winners will each receive one (1) copy of Lord, Teach Me to Pray by John MacArthur (the “Prize”). The approximate retail value of the Prize is $7.99.
Winners are responsible for all taxes associated with Prize receipt and/or use. Family Stations reserves the right to substitute any listed Prize for one of equal or greater value for any reason. If a winner requests that the Prize be mailed to him/her, and Family Stations agrees to do so, winner agrees that Family Stations will send the Prize by U.S. Postal Service, and that Family Stations is not responsible for lost, stolen, or misdirected mail, and that the Prize will not be replaced if it is not received by winner.
Participation in the Contest constitutes winner’s consent to Family Stations’ and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions, and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration, unless otherwise prohibited by law. Each Entrant acknowledges and agrees that any telephone calls placed to the Contest line may be broadcast live on any Family Stations’ station, and also may be recorded for use on-air at a later time. Winners may also be required to sign a separate publicity waiver and/or release upon collecting a prize.
All State, Local, Federal, and or other taxes, duties, tariffs, title fees, licensing fees, or other fees for prizes awarded in the Contest are the sole responsibility of the winner. Valuation of prizes may be based on information given to Family Stations by the provider of the prize.
- General Conditions
Family Stations may cancel the Contest or any part of the Contest, if any fraud, technical failures, or any other factor beyond Family Stations’ reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Family Stations in its sole discretion. Family Stations reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Contest Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or to be acting in violation of any federal, state, or local law. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Family Stations reserves the right to seek legal remedies including damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Family Stations may, in its sole discretion, waive, or change any of these Contest Rules in a particular case, but will advise the public of such waiver or changes as practicable as possible after they are made.
- Limitations of Liability
As consideration for entering the Contest, all Entrants agree to RELEASE, DISCHARGE
AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE Family Stations and of its officers, employees, disc-jockeys, on-air personalities, representatives, managers, agents, insurers, attorneys, predecessors, successors, and assigns thereof (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from and against all claims, proceedings, or actions arising out of or relating to their participation in the Contest. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Entrants, printing errors, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Entrant’s participation in the Contest or receipt or use, non-use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an Entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, Entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Contest, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance or completion of the Contest, or any part of it, for any reason, Family Stations, at its discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, programming, or any other reason causes more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Contest Rules to be available or claimed, Family Stations reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
- List of Winners/Copy of Rules
A copy of the rules of the Contest may be found at www.familyradio.org/JanuaryRules. A copy of Family Stations General Contest Rules may be found at www.familyradio.org/general-contest-rules/. A copy of these Contest Rules, the General Contest Rules, or a list of the winners of the Contest may be obtained by requesting a copy and sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to Family Stations, Inc., 112 North Elm Street, Shenandoah, IA 51601.