Elle Decor – Duchateau – Win 1000 square feet flooring from the Duchateau Signature Line (ARV $11333).

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OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF
ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING
1. How To Enter: ELLE DECOR Duchateau Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”):
Beginning September 10, 2019, at 12:01 A.M. (ET) through October 21, 2019, at 11:59 P.M.
(ET) (the “Entry Period”), go to duchateau.elledecor.com on a computer or wireless device and
fill out form. Important Notice: You may be charged for visiting the mobile website in
accordance with the terms of your service agreement with your carrier. Please consult your
wireless service provider regarding your pricing plan. You must use a Smartphone device to
participate via your mobile phone. Not all mobile phone providers carry the necessary service to
participate. Check your phone capabilities for specific Internet instructions. If your data usage
exceeds what is allotted by your data plan, you could be subject to additional fees by your
carrier. Please contact your mobile service provider with any questions regarding your bill.
Winner Selection: Winner (individually and collectively, the “Winner”) will be selected on or
about October 22, 2019 in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. In the
event the Sponsor does not receive any eligible entries, the Sponsor has the right to cancel the
Sweepstakes. Drawing will be conducted by ELLE DECOR, whose decisions are final. Odds of
winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received. In the event Canadians
are eligible to enter as specified in the Eligibility paragraph below, and if there is a Canadian
Winner, the Winner will be required to correctly answer a mathematical skill testing question as
a condition of receiving the prize. Prizes & Approximate Retail Value: One (1) Winner will
receive 1,000 square feet flooring from the Duchateau Signature Line (ARV: $11,333). Ground
shipping included to contiguous US (ARV: $1,073). INSTALLATION NOT INCLUDED.
Total ARV: $12,406. Cannot be applied toward any pre-existing customer orders, employees
and their families cannot enter the sweepstakes Any difference between the stated ARV and the
actual value of the prize will not be awarded in any form.
2. Winner Notification: Winner will be notified within one (1) month of the last day of the
Sweepstakes, via e-mail, and/or at Sponsor’s discretion, via phone or postal mail. In the event the
Winner doesn’t respond to Sponsor’s notification or does not accept the prize within five (5)
business days of notification, the prize will be deemed forfeited and an alternate Winner will be
selected. In the event that any one or more potential Winner(s) fails to respond as stated above,
declines the prize or fails to provide signed affidavits or releases, such Winner(s) will be deemed
to forfeit the prize and Sponsor will select an alternate Winner(s) from the remaining eligible
entrants. If any alternate(s) similarly fails to respond or declines the prize, Sponsor will use a
reasonable number of attempts, in its discretion, to award the prize(s) to another alternate(s) but
if it is unable to do so, the prize(s) will be finally forfeited and Sponsor shall have no further
liability in connection with this Sweepstakes. List of Winner(s): For the name(s) of the
Winner(s), send a separate self-addressed, stamped envelope to ELLE DECOR Duchateau
Sweepstakes Winners’ List, Hearst Magazine Media, Inc., 300 West 57th
Street NY, NY 10019
within two (2) months from the Winner notification date as specified above.
3. ENTRIES: Limit one (1) entry per person for Sweepstakes. Multiple entries from the
same person will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be
returned. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. If applicable, inaccurate, lost,
late, misdirected or incomplete or entry forms that have been tampered with will be disqualified.
Online entrants must have valid email address and it is entrant’s responsibility to update Sponsor
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of any change in email address. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online entrant, the
prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the email address. The “authorized
account holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the email address is assigned by an
internet service provider, online service provider, carrier, or other organization (e.g., business,
educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning the email addresses for the domain
associated with the submitted email address.
4. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States and the
District of Columbia, who have reached 18 years of age or older in their state or territory of
residence at time of entry. Void in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and where prohibited by law.
Employees of Sponsor, its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and
promotion agencies, independent judging organizations, and prize suppliers (and members of
their immediate family and/or those living in the same of household of each such employee) are
not eligible.
5. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Expenses not specifically included in prize
description and all taxes are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Each prize is awarded “as is”
with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied outside of manufacturer’s limited
warranty. No transfer, assignment or substitution of a prize permitted, except Sponsor reserves
the right to substitute prize for an item of equal or greater value in the event an advertised prize
is unavailable. The Winner is required to comply with any and all applicable federal, state,
provincial, if Canadians are eligible to enter, and local laws, rules and regulations. All federal,
state and local taxes, and any other costs not specifically provided for in these Official Rules are
solely the Winner’s responsibility. If the actual retail value of any Winner’s prize is $600 or
more, the Winner must complete a W9 form and supply Sponsor with his/her social security
number for tax purposes. An IRS Form 1099 will be issued in the name of the Winner for the
actual value of the prizes received. Sponsor shall have no responsibility or obligation to the
Winner or potential Winner who are unable or unavailable to accept or utilize prizes as described
herein. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of
Sponsor, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Sweepstakes. Winner may
be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and where legally
permissible a Publicity Release within seven (7) days following the date of prize acceptance.
Failure to comply with this deadline may result in forfeiture of the prize and selection of an
alternate Winner. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in
disqualification and selection of an alternate Winner. Winner hereby further agrees that it will
sign any documents necessary to transfer copyright of his/her submitted entry, if applicable, to
Sponsor within seven (7) days following the date of prize acceptance. By entering, Entrant grants
permission for Sponsor, and any of its affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and
promotion agencies, and prize suppliers to use the entrant’s submission (including an altered
form of the entry), if any, for editorial, advertising and promotional purposes without additional
compensation, unless prohibited by law. If images are being submitted to Sponsor as a
requirement for entry, Entrants agree that they have all rights to use the images submitted and to
allow Sponsor, any of its affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion
agencies, and prize suppliers to reuse any of the images, without any liability, for editorial,
advertising and promotional purposes. Additionally, acceptance of the prize by Winner
constitutes permission for Sponsor and any affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising
and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers to use Winner’s name and/or likeness and
biographical material for editorial, advertising and promotional purposes without additional
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compensation, unless prohibited by law. By accepting prize, Winner agrees to hold Sponsor, its
advertising and promotion agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries,
affiliates, partners, representative agents, successors, assigns, officers, directors, and employees
harmless for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in the
Sweepstakes or acceptance or use of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any printing,
typographical, mechanical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the
Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize.
6. INTERNET/MOBILE: Sponsor is not responsible for electronic transmission errors
resulting in 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 or limitations of
any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor or
presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, at any Web site,
or via the mobile phone or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Internet or mobile
phone 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 of affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper
conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate,
modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from eligible
entries received as of the termination date. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any
individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from
participating in the Sweepstakes if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the
legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes 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
Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made,
Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the
law.
7. DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1)
any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this or any
prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and
exclusively by state or federal courts situated in New York, NY, (2) any and all claims,
judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event
attorneys’ fees; and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages,
including without limitation lost profits may be awarded (collectively, “Special Damages”), and
(4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such
damages multiplied or increased. New York State law, without reference to New York’s choice
of law rules, governs the Sweepstakes and all aspects related thereto.
8. SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Hearst Magazine Media, Inc. and/or its
joint venture partners, 300 W. 57th
Street, New York, NY 10019.