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Scavenger Hunt Giveaway Sweepstakes Rules

Show Prize Rules and Regulations

I. NAME OF SPONSOR
National Federation of Independent Business (hereinafter referred to as “NFIB”).
 
Win a $50 gift card/s and a chance to win a $1000 gift card Grand Prize
 
II. ELIGIBILITY: 
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY, NO ONLINE ENTRY NOR ONLINE SUBSCRIPTION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Eligibility is limited to persons at least 18 years of age, with a valid e-mail address, who are legal residents of the United States or its territories and possessions.  The giveaway is void where prohibited or restricted by law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.  
 
The following individuals are ineligible:   Any individuals (including but not limited to NFIB employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for NFIB, any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the sweepstakes or supplying the prize, and their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or play. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.
 
 
III. HOW TO ENTER AND PARTICIPATE IN THE “NFIB.com WEBSITE SCAVENGER GIVEAWAY.”
 
Beginning at 9:00 a.m. et, Saturday, January 1st, 2011, through 4:00 p.m. et, Monday, January 31st, 2011.
 
1. Visit http://www.nfib.com/hunt OR http://www.facebook.com/NFIB anytime between 9:00 am – 4:00 pm et daily to read the Daily Trivia Question for that day.
 
2. Search content and articles on  http://www.nfib.com to find the answer to the Daily Trivia Question. 
 
3. Email your answer using this email address –  web@nfib.org – by 4:00 pm, et, each day.
 
 
 
IV. E-MAIL ENTRY DEADLINES
Only one email entry per person per 24 hour period. Email entries must be received by 4:00 pm, et. The next day’s Daily Trivia Question, and the name of the winner from the previous day, will be posted at approximately 9:00 am, et. on http://www.nfib.com/hunt and http://www.facebook.com/NFIB
 
 
 
V. SELECTION OF SWEEPSTAKES WINNERS
 
Daily Winners: All emails sent to web@nfib.org by 4:00 pm, et. with the correct answer to that days Daily Trivia Question will be placed in a drawing. A winner will be selected each day at random. The random drawing will be conducted by NFIB, whose decisions are final.
 
Grand Prize Winner: All emails send to web@nfib.org by 4:00 pm, et. with the correct answer to any of the Daily Trivia Questions will be placed in a drawing and one (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected at random. The random drawing will be conducted by NFIB, whose decisions are final.
 
Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received for each daily sweepstakes. One prize will be awarded each day.
 
 
VI. INTERNET 
 
NFIB is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access or for technical, network, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by NFIB or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or any combination thereof.
 
If for any reason the Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion, NFIB reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. NFIB reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. NFIB further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. NFIB may prohibit an entrant from participating in a Promotion if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception or other unfair playing practices or intending to abuse, threaten or harass other entrants. Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, NFIB reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.
 
 
 
VII. PRIZES AND PRIZE NOTIFICATION
 
(31) Thirty-One Daily Winners of a $50 Gift Card ARV: $50.00. One Grand Prize Winner of a $1000 Gift Card ARV: $1000.00. Total ARV of all Prizes: $2550.00.
 
All winners of the Daily Trivia Question and the Grand Prize Winner will be contacted by NFIB via the email account used to enter the NFIB.com Website Scavenger Hunt to obtain physical mailing address by Friday, February 11th. Prize winners must respond to this email within (30) thirty days in order to claim their prize. If no response is received within (30) thirty days, the prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. Prizes will be mailed to the physical address obtained by NFIB. Allow six to eight weeks for delivery. No returns, exchanges, or substitutions. Daily Giveaway and the Grand Prize VISA Gift Cards will not be replaced if lost or stolen, are not transferable and are not redeemable for cash.  
 
 
For the name of the winners (available after February 11th, 2011), check http://www.nfib.com/hunt or send an email to web@nfib.org. A list of winners may also be obtained by mailing a self-addressed, stamped envelope, to NFIB Scavenger Hunt, Attn: Joan. 1201 F Street NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20004.
 
 
 
 
VIII. PERSONAL INFORMATION and PUBLICITY
 
Your email, first name, last name and physical mailing address will be collected for verification and shipping purposes only. Subject to applicable law. Void where prohibited. You agree to allow NFIB to post your first name, last name, or initial of your last name and state of resident for publicity purposes on NFIB.com and on NFIB’s Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/NFIB.DC.
 
 
IX. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
Participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the prize judges, whose decisions will be final. Prize must be claimed within thirty (30) days of first attempted notification or will be forfeited. Unclaimed prizes will be awarded by subsequent random drawing from remaining eligible entries. If, for any reason, the fairness or integrity of the prize giveaway becomes compromised, NFIB reserves the right to terminate or modify the giveaway, and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process or the administration of the giveaway. By accepting the prize, the winner agrees that NFIB may use the winner’s first name, last name or initial of the last name and state of residence for advertising and promotional purposes without further consideration, unless prohibited by law. By participating in the contest, the participant agrees that NFIB, it’s subsidiaries, its affiliates and all of NFIB’s officers, directors, employees and representatives, will have no liability whatsoever for, and will be held harmless for any and all liability for any injury, loss or damages of any kind to persons, including death, and property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize or participation in this contest or any prize related activity. Void where prohibited.
 
 
X. SPONSOR
 
NFIB 1201 F Street, NW, Suite 200 Washington, DC 20004