Dish Up the Love Sweepstakes and Contest

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

Sponsor: World Kitchen, LLC, 9525 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Suite 300, Rosemont, Illinois 60018.

Eligibility: The Dish Up the Love Sweepstakes and Contest (“Sweepstakes and Contest”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older or of the age of majority in their place of residence, whichever is older. Void where prohibited by law. Employees (and their immediate families (parent, child, spouse or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related) of World Kitchen, LLC (“Sponsor”) and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies, including Zeno Group, are not eligible to enter or win. By participating in the Sweepstakes and Contest, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final on matters relating to this Sweepstakes and Contest. Sweepstakes and Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Your information will be used solely for the purpose of Sweepstakes and Contest administration.

Sweepstakes and Contest begins at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on November 1, 2013, and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on December 25, 2013 (“Entry Period”). The Sweepstakes consists of a game of chance comprised of four (4) weekly random prize drawings (each a “Weekly Drawing”). The Contest consists of entry by entrants of holiday recipes or memories with the chance to win a grand prize (“Grand Prize”) to be voted on at the end of the Contest period. Please refer to chart in the Weekly Drawings paragraph below for weekly entry deadline dates. For the purposes of these Official Rules, all dates and times are Eastern Standard Time. The Sponsor’s agency’s computer system shall be the official timekeeper for the Sweepstakes and Contest.

How to qualify for the Sweepstakes Weekly Drawing and Contest Grand Prize: During the Sweepstakes and Contest Entry Period, visit http://www.dishupthelove.com and follow directions provided to upload holiday recipes and holiday memories and to complete the entry form provided. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on December 25, 2013. Limit one (1) entry per person and per email address per day. Multiple entries by the same entrant on different days must be materially different from one another. Multiple entries received from any person or email address in excess of the stated daily limitation and entries that are not materially different from an earlier entry by the same entrant will be void.

WEEKLY DRAWING SWEEPSTAKES

Weekly Drawings: One (1) winner will be selected at random each week for four weeks from all eligible entries received from the start of the Sweepstakes and Contest through 11:59 p.m. ET on the end date for the relevant weekly drawing. Each Weekly Drawing will be conducted within two (2) business days after the conclusion of each applicable weekly entry period by the Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes and Contest. If an insufficient number of eligible entries are received for a given Weekly Drawing, any remaining weekly prizes will be awarded in the subsequent Weekly Drawing until all weekly prizes are awarded. Limit one (1) weekly prize per household.

Week #

Number of Weekly Winner Selected:

Entry Period Begins and Ends:

1

One (1) weekly winner

11/1/13 – 11/12/13

2

One (1) weekly winner

11/1/13 – 11/19/13

3

One (1) weekly winner

11/1/13 – 11/26/13

4

One (1) weekly winner

11/1/13 – 12/3/13

 

Weekly Drawing Prizes and their Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”): Four (4) Weekly Drawing Prizes (One (1) prize awarded during each of four (4) weekly drawings): Each week of the weekly drawings, an assortment of Baker’s Secret®, CorningWare® and Pyrex® kitchenware products. Total each Weekly Prize ARV: $110.00. Grand total value of all four (4) Weekly Drawing Prizes: $440.00. Odds of winning the Weekly Drawing Prizes depend on the number of eligible entries received from the start of the Promotion Period through the end date for the relevant weekly drawing.

GRAND PRIZE CONTEST

Judging of Contest Entries and Selection of Winners: Ten (10) finalists in the Contest will be selected by a panel of marketing professionals, based on the following criteria: Originality: 50%; adherence to contest theme: 50%, on or about December 28, 2013. Celebrity Chef Antonia Lofaso will select the winner form among the ten (10) finalists and will rank the remaining finalists from high to low, using the same criteria for voting as set forth above for selection of finalists on or about January 6, 2014.

Grand Prize and its ARV:

One (1) Grand Prize: One (1) winner will receive round trip economy airfare for two (2) to New York City for the period of February 14-16, 2014; a two(2)-night stay at a New York City hotel to be determined; ground transportation to and from the airport in New York; a cash per diem of $400 for each of three (3) days of travel (total of $1,200.00);and an assortment of Baker’s Secret®, CorningWare® and Pyrex® kitchenware products. Winner and travel companion must travel on the same flight and itinerary. ARV is approximately $4,020.

GENERAL CONDITIONS

All entries:
  • MUST be the entrant’s original idea (modification of an original work is not an original idea). Submissions MUST NOT copy or otherwise plagiarize from any source.
  • MUST NOT contain material that is (or promote activities which are) in Sponsor's sole discretion, hateful, slanderous, libelous, tortious, sexually explicit, obscene, pornographic, inappropriate, violent, self-mutilating (e.g., relating to murder, the sales of weapons, cruelty, abuse, etc.), discriminatory (based on race, sex, religion, natural origin, physical disability, sexual orientation or age), illegal (e.g., underage drinking, substance abuse, computer hacking, etc.), offensive, threatening, profane, or harassing; or contain material that is threatening to any person, place, business, group or world peace; or contain words or symbols that are widely considered offensive to individuals of a certain race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or socioeconomic group; or contain images, words or text portraying nudity, acts of violence, or acts that are or appear to be unlawful or dangerous or in violation of, or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where the Entry.
  • MUST NOT contain material that violates or infringes another's rights, including but not limited to material that violates privacy, publicity, or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement. Without limiting the foregoing, submissions must not include third-party trademarks, logos, insignia, location signage, photographs, artwork, or sculptures, except those of Sponsor.
  • MUST NOT include mention, images or performance of any copyrighted media production including but not limited to books, articles, photographs, artwork, music, etc., or identifying descriptions of any media property.
  • MUST NOT include identification or images of any third-parties, including but not limited to celebrities and friends, who have not expressly authorized entrant to include their identification or image or likeness in any submitted application or otherwise use such identification or images or likenesses in accordance with these official rules.
  • MUST NOT include identification or images of any minors other than entrant’s own children.

By entering, each entrant warrants and represents that his/her entry is original, has not been previously published or won any award, does not contain any material that would defame or otherwise violate or infringe upon the rights of any third-party, including patents, copyrights, trademarks or rights of privacy or publicity, and will not violate any federal, state or local laws or ordinances. Entrants further warrant and represent that the child or children pictured in their entry is/are their own children, and that they have secured the requisite consent from any other party pictured or referenced in their entries. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any entry that it believes (1) may contain obscene, offensive or inappropriate content, (2) may not comply with these official rules, (3) may be inconsistent with the representations in this paragraph (4) may include material for which third party consent is questionable, or (5) is not consistent with the spirit or theme of the Sweepstakes and Contest. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned to entrant.

Winner Notification and Conditions: An email and/or phone prize notification will be sent to each potential Weekly Prize winner based on the information provided by entrant on the entry form. Each potential Weekly Prize winner will be required to respond to the prize notification within five (5) days in order to receive the prize. The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified via email and/or phone on or about January 6, 2014 and required to return a signed Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability, Publicity Release (“Affidavit”) and a completed IRS Form W-9 within five (5) days of date specified on notification or he/she will be disqualified. If an Affidavit or prize notification is not returned within the specified time period, if a prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if the potential winner is otherwise found to be ineligible, or if the potential winner cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason, then the potential winner will automatically forfeit the prize and, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, the Sponsor will select an alternate potential Weekly Prize winner at random and/or an alternate potential Grand Prize winner based on the next highest ranking by the Celebrity Chef Antonia Lofaso. There will be three (3) attempts to notify alternate winner(s) for each unfulfilled prize, after which such prize will not be awarded. Should a winner be found to make any false statement(s) or not in compliance with these Official Rules, that winner will be disqualified and required to promptly return to Sponsor his/her prize. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. No substitutions are permitted. All federal, state and local income taxes, if any, including the reporting consequences thereof are the sole responsibility of each winner. A 1099-Misc tax form will be filed by Sponsor in the name of the Grand Prize winner.

Consent and Release: By entering the Sweepstakes and Contest and accepting a prize, each winner grants Sponsor and its representatives an unrestricted, absolute, perpetual, worldwide right and license for Sponsor (except where prohibited by law) to use winner’s name, prize won, hometown, likeness, and all accompanying personally identifiable information for promotional purposes without further compensation, permission or notification. Entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, and agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its parent companies, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes and Contest, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from any and all claims, causes of action, or liability relating to the Sweepstakes and Contest or their participation, acceptance and use of prize. Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes and Contest or use or misuse of a prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes and Contest or in the announcement of the prizes.

In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Sweepstakes and Contest as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to satellite or equipment failure, or any federal, state, or local government law, order, or regulation, or order of any court or other cause not within Sponsor’s control, Sponsor shall have the right to terminate the Sweepstakes and Contest. This Sweepstakes and Contest shall be governed by and interpreted under the laws of the State of Illinois, U.S.A. without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. By participating, entrants agree that any and all disputes arising out of or relating in any way to this Sweepstakes and Contest shall be litigated only in courts sitting in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

Disclaimers: 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. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected or damaged entries; (ii) human or technical error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for 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 web site or any combination thereof; (iii) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes and Contest; or (iv) the failure of any third party to comply with the instructions and proper administration of this Contest. By participating in the Sweepstakes and Contest, entrants (i) acknowledge that they have read and understand these Official Rules, (ii) agree to be bound by and acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including, without limitation, eligibility requirements, and (iii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes and Contest. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes and Contest. Any misrepresentation or false or misleading information on the declaration may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes and Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to: permanently disqualify any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules or made any false or misleading representation in the declaration; and terminate the Sweepstakes and Contest if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus, bot or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes and Contest), or to select Weekly and/or Grand Prize winner(s) from among all eligible entries received prior to termination. LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND CONTEST, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Winners’ List: For the name of the winners (available after February 1, 2014) send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Dish Up the Love Sweepstakes and Contest Winner List, World Kitchen, LLC, Consumer Care Center, World Kitchen, LLC, 1200 Antrim Way, Greencastle, PA 17225, for receipt no later than March 1, 2014.

Privacy Policy: By entering, you consent to being added to the Sponsor’s marketing list. Information provided by you shall be used only in a manner consistent with the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy found at http://www.worldkitchen.com/privacy-policy.