Five Star Bath Solutions Sweepstakes Terms & Conditions
The local franchisee of Five Star Bath Solutions currently operating where you reside (“local franchisee”) will award one (1) grand prize at the end of the prize period. The prize period begins on October 31, 2017 and ends on or about October 31, 2018. The grand prize winner will be determined from a random drawing of all entries received during the prize period. The odds of winning the grand prize are determined by the number of entries received prior to the time of the prize drawing. Five Star Bath Solutions does not have any obligations under this sweepstakes. Instead, its local franchisee as an independently owned and operated franchisee is the only party with whom you agree to deal, in connection with this entry. You agree that no obligations arise regarding the corporate franchisor, Five Star Bath Solutions. The local franchisee reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate this promotion without notice at any time. The winner will be notified by certified mail within 15 days of the drawing. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable, or any other change in circumstances that make a winner unable to accept or receive the prize will result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. All prizes will be awarded.
The grand prize winner can choose to receive either 1) their selection of Five Star Bath Solutions’ custom made Bathtub or Shower products, professionally installed with a total maximum retail value of $20,000, as determined by your local franchisee of the Five Star Bath Solutions franchise system based on its then-current price list and estimating software, or 2) for a winner who has already purchased goods or services from the local franchisee of the Five Star Bath Solutions system, the winner may instead choose to receive double the price of their purchase price, up to $10,000 in cash. Prize is not transferable. Maximum retail value includes cost of installation. The prize must be installed at the address listed on the winning entry form. Installation must be provided by Five Star Bath Solutions personnel or designee. All expenses not specifically provided for are the sole responsibility of the winner. No purchase is necessary to participate in this promotion. A sales presentation is requested but not required for entry into our contest. By entering the Five Star Bath Solutions home makeover sweepstakes, the contestant hereby understands that the local franchisee will provide Five Star Bath Solutions product and/or service information by phone, mail or email. Void where prohibited by law, rule or regulation. You may enter this promotion by completing the entry form and returning it to the drop box where you obtained it, or by mailing it back to the local franchisee. Alternatively, you may print your name and your complete address on a 3” x 5” card, write the words “Five Star Bath Solutions SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY REQUEST” at the top, and mail the card to the local franchisee. Mailed entries must be postmarked by October 31, 2018. No more than one entry per household is allowed. The local franchisee is not responsible for any illegible, misplaced, damaged or late entries. The address listed on each entry form must be the address where the prize is to be installed if such entry is selected as a winner.
Sweepstake entrants must meet the criteria of a “qualified entrant,” including that they: (i) be legal residents of the United States; (ii) be 18 years of age or older, (iii) own their own home, which home is in a suitable condition (as determined by the local franchisee or its designees) for installation of the prize (including compliance with local building codes and regulations), and (iv) reside in a geographic area in which the local franchisee is permitted to install such prize at the winner’s location. Entrants of non-qualified entrants will not be included in the drawing. Employees, officers and directors of the local franchisee, its affiliates, subsidiaries, co-branded partners, consultants, contractors, advertising, public relations, promotion, fulfillment and marketing agencies, or their immediate families (and those living in their same households) are not eligible to participate in the promotion.
House must be in suitable condition for installation (e.g., no water, mold, structural damage, etc.). Any waterproofing, remediation or other repairs necessary for proper installation (as deemed by the local franchisee or its designees in their sole discretion) must be performed at owner’s expense prior to installation. Installation labor does not include painting or staining. No transfers, substitution in prizes or cash will be allowed except by the local franchisee, who may substitute a prize of equal or greater value in its sole or absolute discretion. Cash value of the prize is deemed to be $20,000.00. Upon installation of prize, the local franchisee will be deemed to have awarded the prize to the winner, with the winner assuming full ownership and responsibility for the prize. Winner must arrange for prize installation no later than one month following notification being given by the local franchisee that recipient will receive the award of the prize and installation must occur and be completed within twelve months of confirmed notification. If winner no longer resides in a qualifying residence, winner will receive a cash prize of $3,000.00.
The winner must comply with all instructions in the prize notification correspondence, including the completion of an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release, and for Canadian winners an additional completion of a qualification exam, and return them within fourteen days of the date on the prize notification correspondence as well as have met all of the eligibility requirements set forth within these Rules; otherwise prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected. Acceptance or use of a prize constitutes permission the local franchisee and its affiliates to use recipient’s name and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes without compensation, unless otherwise prohibited by law.
Liability for any applicable taxes, including all federal, state, and local taxes and/or other fees that may apply to prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Any required tax reporting forms will be furnished to the Internal Revenue Service. All expenses not specifically provided for by the local franchisee in these Rules are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Entries that are lost, late, illegible or incomplete for any reason will not be eligible. The local franchisee of Five Star Bath Solutions reserves the right to modify or terminate this Sweepstakes at any time or disqualify any entry in good faith. In the event of a dispute concerning the identity of the person submitting an entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the person in whose name the winning home is titled. For a winner’s list, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope within 30 days following a prize period to the local franchisee including a request for the winner’s names. To stop the mailing of future sweepstakes-related materials, please send a written request to the local franchisee.
By participating in the promotion, participants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Five Star Bath Solutions and the local franchisee, together with the affiliates, co-branded partners, subsidiaries, retailers, agencies and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents of either, from any damages which may arise out of participation in the promotion in any way or out of the acceptance, use, misuse or possession of a prize. Acceptance of a prize may require entering a standard contract or purchase order for the goods and services to be provided, as required by state law. This promotion is conducted in English (which will be given its everyday ordinary meaning). Submission of an entry constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions, including an express acceptance to be contacted by Five Star Bath or Five Star Bath Solutions or the local franchisee and any designee thereof, and waiver of any claims, including but not limited to Telephone Consumer Protection Act claims against either, or their agents or assigns.
This Sweepstakes is sponsored by the local franchisee, which does business as Five Star Bath Solutions, and is governed by the laws of the United States and its state of operation, with jurisdiction and venue proper in the courts therein.