Travelzoo Facebook Live Vacation-Planning Power Hour Giveaway – Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

BY ENTERING, ENTRANT AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES.

Sweepstakes Entry Period:  The Travelzoo Facebook Live Vacation-Planning Power Hour Giveaway begins at 4:00:01 PM Eastern Time (“ET”) on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, and ends at 4:59:59 PM ET on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sponsor’s database computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.

Eligibility: The Travelzoo Facebook Live Vacation-Planning Power Hour Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States including the District of Columbia, age 21 or older at time of entry. Void in AK, HI, Quebec, Puerto Rico, outside the U.S. and Canada and where prohibited by law. Void outside the U.S. and wherever else prohibited by law. Employees of Travelzoo Inc. (the "Sponsor"), and its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and suppliers involved in this Sweepstakes, and their immediate family members (e.g., spouses, parents, children and siblings) and those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.

Entry: There is one (1) way to enter. To enter the Sweepstakes, go to www.facebook.com/travelzoo during the Sweepstakes Period on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, for the Travelzoo Facebook Live Vacation-Planning Power Hour. Comment on the Facebook Live feed at any point during the broadcast for a chance to win one (1) of ten (10) prizes. Each comment is one (1) Entry. Limit one (1) prize per person or household. Entries must be received during the broadcast time between 4:00:01 PM Eastern Time (“ET”) on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, and 4:59:59 PM ET on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Entries that are lost, late, incomplete, misdirected or altered for any reason, including hardware, software, browser or network failure, malfunction, congestion, or incompatibility will be ineligible. Multiple entries by means of software-generated or other automated processes will be disregarded. A Facebook account to view the broadcast is required. A Facebook account is free.

By participating in the Contest, you acknowledge and agree to Facebook’s Terms at https://www.facebook.com/terms, Facebook’s Data Policy at https://www.facebook.com/policy.php, Travelzoo’s Terms and Conditions at https://www.travelzoo.com/terms-and-conditions/, Travelzoo’s Privacy Policy at https://www.travelzoo.com/privacy/, and any other relevant rules, policies or regulations.

Limit: Limit one (1) prize per person or household. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same Facebook account. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more number of entries by using multiple/different Facebook accounts, identities, registrations, or any other methods will void that entrant's Entries and that entrant may be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any Facebook account, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register on Facebook will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Any potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

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Prizes/Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”)/Odds:

Prize(s): Ten (10) prizes will be available to be won. The prizes include:

The Prize is non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions. In the case of unavailability of the Prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize with a prize of equal or greater value. Limit one (1) prize per person or household.

A Promotional Gift Card can be redeemed only on items sold by Travelzoo on the US versions of the Travelzoo.com website and Travelzoo mobile apps. It is valid only on local deal voucher purchases, which include getaways, spas, restaurants and activities. It is valid for one-time use only and is non-refundable. Promotional Gift Cards are issued to a single member at our discretion and cannot be transferred, bartered or sold.

Taxes related to the Prize, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winners.

The total ARV of each prize available to be won is:

Winner(s) Selection: The potential winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received during the stated deadline. The random drawing will be conducted on or about Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from among all eligible entries.

Winner(s) Notification: Ten (10) winners will be selected, at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, and notified via Facebook direct message using the contact information given at the time of entry. Sponsor shall have no liability for any winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by Sponsor for any reason. If a potential winner does not respond within five (5) days after the first notification attempt, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. If any potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a prize for any reason prior to award, such potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. Sponsor may publish the winner’s name on its website, on its Facebook page and on other media outlets. Entrants are responsible for insuring that their Facebook account information is up-to-date and accurate. Sponsors decisions as to the random drawing are final and no correspondence will be entered into. Non-winning entrants will not be notified.

Each potential winner will be required to sign and return, within seven (7) days of notification, an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Waiver and Release, a W-9 Form, (where legal) a Publicity Release, and a Declaration and Release if potential winner is a Canadian resident (collectively, “Prize Claim Documents”). If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, if selected winner and his/her guest (i) does not return the Prize Claim Documents by the provided deadline, (ii) cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason, or (iii) if winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Rules, that winner will may be disqualified, and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner to be selected in a separate random drawing. Upon disqualification, no compensation will be given. Travel companion of winner will also be required to sign a Liability Waver and Release before any travel will be arranged. Noncompliance will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected.

Odds: The odds of winning a prize are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received for each eligible name during the Sweepstakes Period.

If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, or if winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules that winner will be disqualified, and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner in a separate random drawing.

Prizes are not redeemable for cash. Prizes are non-assignable or transferable. No substitution is permitted except if prize is unavailable, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. No cash in lieu of prizes and no exchange or substitution of prizes, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Any other incidental expenses on prize not specified herein are the winner’s sole responsibility.

Grand Prize winner is responsible for all federal, state, local and income taxes associated with winning prize. Grand Prize winner will be required to furnish his/her social security number for the sole purpose of preparation of any tax forms as required by law. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use winner's name, prize won, hometown, likeness, video tape, photographs, and statements for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission.

Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor.  Winner acknowledges that Sponsor and all other businesses affiliated with this Sweepstakes and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of the prize being offered, except that each merchandise prize shall be subject to its manufacturer’s standard warranty (if any).

Releases: By participating in the Sweepstakes, participants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, its affiliates and subsidiaries, and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes, as well as each of their respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders, affiliates, representatives, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any and all costs, injuries, liabilities, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity, or from participants’ acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use/misuse or redemption of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant releases and agrees to indemnify the Released Parties and hold them harmless from and against any and all costs, claims, demands, allegations, damages, (including, without limitation, any special, incidental or consequential damages), or any other injury, whether due to negligence or otherwise, to person(s) or property (including, without limitation, death or violation of any personal rights, such as violation of right of publicity/privacy, libel, or slander), due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Sweepstakes, or arising out of participation in any promotion-related or prize-related activity, or the receipt, enjoyment, participation in, use or misuse, of any promotion or prize- related activity, whether hosted by Sponsor or a third party.

Notice To Online Entrants: Sponsor is not responsible for faulty, incorrect or mistranscribed transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind including any injury or damage to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in or experiencing any materials in connection with the Sweepstakes, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit a user’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend or modify the Sweepstakes if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the program; or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration or security of the program as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In the event of termination a notice will be posted online and Sponsor will select Sweepstakes winners from all eligible entries received up to the time of termination or modification, and Sweepstakes Entries will be judged from among all eligible Sweepstakes Entries received prior to termination. Inclusion in such drawing shall be each entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy in such circumstances. Any damage made to the Sweepstakes site will be the responsibility of the authorized email account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. Proof of submitting an Entry will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Any use of robotic, automatic, or programmed methods of participation/voting will void all such submissions/votes by such methods. Sponsor reserves the right to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected or if the account holder fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules.

In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the email address submitted at time of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; or (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes.

The decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any Sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules; and (ii) withdraw the online method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes), and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal.

Facebook Disclosure: You are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By participating, you hereby release and hold harmless Facebook from any and all liability associated with this Sweepstakes.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:  TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW: (i) ANY CLAIMS, LOSSES, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND (ii) ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEYS’ FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING OUT OF THE PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES OR ANY SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY, OR FROM THE ACEPTANCE, RECEIPT, AND USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE.

Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in New York, New York.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of New York. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to reasonable and out of pocket costs actually incurred, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential, indirect or incidental damages, including attorney’s fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief. By submitting an entry for this Sweepstakes, entrant fully understands and agrees to this limited and exclusive remedy.

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.

Privacy: By entering and providing the required entry information, entrants acknowledge that the Sponsor may also send information or special offers it believes may be of interest to entrant, or other information or goods offered by its marketing partners. Personal information collected from online entrants is subject to the Privacy Policy, which can be found at http://www.travelzoo.com/privacy/. By submitting an entry, you understand and agree that the information you submit will be transmitted and stored on servers located in the United States.

Official Rules Request: To request a copy of the Official Rules, see http://woobox.com/offers/rules/ktc83s, or send a self-addressed envelope by February 10, 2017 to: Travelzoo Facebook Live Vacation-Planning Power Hour Giveaway Official Rules Request, c/o Travelzoo Inc., 590 Madison Avenue, 37th floor, New York, New York 10022.

Winner Confirmation: For a written confirmation of the winner, send a self-addressed envelope within 90 days after the Sweepstakes Period to: Travelzoo Facebook Live Vacation-Planning Power Hour Giveaway Winner Confirmation Request, c/o Travelzoo Inc., 590 Madison Avenue, 37th floor, New York, New York 10022.

Sponsor:  Travelzoo Inc., 590 Madison Ave, 37th floor, New York, NY 10022.