ESPN Radio of the Lehigh Valley

General Contest Rules

Section 1

How to Qualify

1a.  No purchase is necessary.

1b.  Qualifiers must be 18 years of age or older to participate.

1c.  One winner per household may win only once every seven (7) days effective June 16, 2015.

1d.  Odds of winning will depend on the number of qualified entries.

1e.  Contest is open to all U.S. residents in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

1f.  All employees, agents, successors, interns, and assignees of Connoisseur Media, LLC, employees of other radio or television stations and members of their immediate families are ineligible. The term "immediate family" includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as "in-laws", or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or other family extension and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related. Participants and winner(s) must be U.S. residents.

1g.  Only one winner per prize. No "duos," groups, or teams will be allowed to enter together.  Any ties, disputes, conflicts, questions, or concerns, regarding the Contest and/or the prize(s), will be handled by Connoisseur Media, LLC whose decision(s) are final and indisputable.

1h.  Participants are restricted to the use of ordinary telephone equipment. Participants that enable the "Caller ID" block function may not be allowed to participate unless they enter their correct area code and telephone number. Station disclaims all  liability for the inability of a participant to complete or continue a telephone call due to equipment malfunction, busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, acts beyond Station's control, or otherwise. Station disclaims all liability for any delays, mis-delivery, loss or failure in the delivery of any item sent by mail, courier, express, electronic transmission, or other delivery method. Station is not responsible for mechanical, technical, electronic, communications, telephone, computer, hardware   or software malfunctions or failures of any kind, including: failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmission of online entries, traffic congestion on telephone lines, the Internet or at any website or lost or unavailable network connections which may limit an online entrant's ability to participate in the contest, and any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information necessary to participate in this contest. Connoisseur Media, LLC stations are not responsible for broken telephone connections, busy signals, mis-dials or lost phone calls.

1i.  Contestants listening to the Station via the Internet stream are advised that there is a delay between the time their name is called and when they are heard over the Internet and therefore will be at a disadvantage over those contestants listening over the air.  Listeners to the online stream may not be able to timely participate in any station-conducted on-air contests. Due to this delay in the Station’s streaming broadcast, listeners to the online stream are encouraged to listen to the Station live on-air.

1j.  Connoisseur Media, LLC disclaims any responsibility for a participant's inability to complete a telephone call within the allotted time period, whether due to telephone equipment, malfunction, busy lines or otherwise, or due to the inability to log into the Station website.

1k.  Winners will also be qualified for other various ESPN Radio 1230/1320 workday contests.

1l.  The phone number to call in to when your name is called is 877-377-6669. All calls to any other Station phone number(s) will not be accepted.

Section 2
Acceptance and Delivery of Prize

2a.  All prizes must be accepted as awarded. All prize(s) are non-transferable. Inability to accept or deliver prize(s) will result in forfeiture.  Connoisseur Media, LLC retains the right to substitute prize(s) with other prize(s) of equal or greater value in the event the original prize(s) offered is not available for reasons beyond the reasonable control of Connoisseur Media, LLC.  Any valuation of the prize(s) awarded is based on available information provided to Station, and the value of any prize (as determined by Station in its sole discretion) awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law.

2b.  It is anticipated that qualifiers should have possession of their qualifying prize within 80 days of winning; however, Connoisseur Media, LLC makes no guarantee as to the actual delivery date.

2c.  Contest(s)/Prize(s) subject to Federal, State, and local regulations and laws and are void where restricted or prohibited by law.

2d. If prize(s) includes travel, lodging, entertainment, special event, or an automobile, the winner(s) is responsible for all taxes, expenses, tags, title, licensing and registration fees and gratuities not expressly included in and as part of the prize(s). Winners agree to all blackout periods, space availability requirements, etc., as stated by the Station and Contest prize partner(s), which shall include hotels, airlines, train travel, ship/boat travel, etc. Winner(s) agree that acceptance of any trip as a prize(s) from Station does so entirely upon their own initiative, risk, and responsibility.


3e.  Winner(s) must use their true, legal name when playing contests or claiming prize(s) and may not win any contest under an assumed name. Winner(s) will be disqualified and prize(s) forfeited if they are found playing under an assumed name or alias.


3f.  Participants agree to be bound by all of the Official Rules of each contest.


Section 3 
Conditions of Winning


3a.  Any person winning over $600 in prizes from Station will receive an IRS form 1099 by the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.


3b.  Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable Federal, State, Local and other taxes. Each winner must provide Station with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Failure to timely provide such information and/or any other reasonably required documentation, including, without limitation, a release and affidavit of eligibility, may result in delay in receiving prizes or the forfeiture thereof. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash.


3c.  By participating, all participants and winner(s) grant Connoisseur Media, LLC the permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices, and likeness in connection with the promotion (via print, broadcast or other forms of media) of this and other contests and waive any claims to royalty, right, compensation or remuneration for such use. By calling the contest lines, voices and names may be recorded and used for promotional or broadcast purposes.


Section 4


4a.  Contest participants and winners, on their own behalf and on behalf of their heirs, successors, representatives and/or assigns, hereby fully and forever remises, releases and discharges Connoisseur Media, LLC and each and all of its subsidiary and affiliated corporations, companies and divisions, its predecessors, successors and assigns, and its respective directors, stockholders, officers, employees and agents, of and from any and all claims, demands, agreements, contracts, covenants, actions, suits, causes of action, obligations, controversies, debts, costs, expenses, accounts, damages, judgments, losses and liabilities, of whatsoever kind or nature, in law, equity or otherwise, whether known or unknown, whether or not concealed or hidden, which against it or any of it, they have had, may have had or now have, or which any of their heirs, representatives and assigns hereafter can, shall or may have for or by reason of any matter, cause or thing whatsoever, including but not in any respect limiting the generality of the foregoing, any and all claims which or might have asserted relating to this contest. 


Section 5


5a.  All participants and winners indemnify and hold forever harmless Station, and Connoisseur Media, LLC and their agencies, their agents, officers, employees, affiliates, sponsors, and assigns, for any injuries, accidents, misfortunes, losses, damages, or causes of action, arising from or in connection with participation in the Contest and/or acceptance or use of any prize(s).


Section 6
No Warranties Provided


6a.  Connoisseur Media, LLC and Station do not warrant any of the products, materials or services that a winner receives.   The materials, services or products that a winner receives are provided “as is.”  There may be warranties provided by the manufacturer of the product, material or service, for which Connoisseur Media, LLC has no responsibility or duty to perform.


Section 7


7a.  Connoisseur Media, LLC reserves the right to change contest rules and/or dates at any time without additional notice.


7b.  Connoisseur Media, LLC reserves the right to add or subtract additional station or stations to this contest at any time.


7c.  Connoisseur Media, LLC is considered the “judge.” Judge’s decisions are final.


7d.  Connoisseur Media, LLC reserves the right to end and or modify contest at any time without additional notice or further compensation required.


7e.  All claims are subject to verification by Connoisseur Media, LLC, whose decision is final.   


7f.  Connoisseur Media, LLC contests are void where prohibited.


7g.  All submitted materials become the property of Connoisseur Media, LLC.