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Rules

OFFICIAL GAME CONDITIONS FOR THE TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST

WESTERN CANADA LOTTERY CORPORATION

The TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST brings you a chance to win Sony® 52” 3D TVs, Future Shop® Gift Cards, and Handheld tablets. This contest will begin on October 1, 2011 at 06:00:00 a.m. CT, 05:00:00 a.m. MT, and 04:00:00 a.m. PT and run until 11:59:59 p.m. CT, 10:59:59 p.m. MT, and 9:59:59 p.m. PT on January 10, 2012.

CONTEST ELIGIBILITY

This contest is being offered by Western Canada Lottery Corporation (“WCLC”) and is open only to residents of Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut, who are 18 years of age or older and who have purchased any of the following WCLC SCRATCH ’N WIN tickets: $1 Happy Holidays (Series 21318), $2 Countdown to Christmas (Series 25250), $3 Silver Bells (Series 15193), $4 Lucky Lines Christmas Edition (Series 13065), $4 Lucky Twelves (Series 13066), $5 Stocking Stuffer (Series 26111) or $20 Player’s Choice Mega Pack (31015), at participating retailers in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon, Northwest Territories or Nunavut. All entries must be submitted from computers located within Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon, Northwest Territories or Nunavut.

WCLC, Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (“AGLC”), Manitoba Lotteries Corporation (“MLC”), Saskatchewan Lotteries, Yukon Lottery, NWT Sport and Recreation Council and Sport North employees, Pollard Banknote and SplashDot Inc. and their employees, as well as immediate family members of the aforementioned, are ineligible to participate in the TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST. In addition: (i) WCLC lottery retailers; (ii) the directors and officers of WCLC lottery retailers; (iii) the employees and independent contractors of WCLC lottery retailers who are engaged in “Lottery Activities” as part of their work duties or who directly supervise other employees or independent contractors that are engaged in “Lottery Activities”; are ineligible to participate in the TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST. For the purposes of these Official Game Conditions “Lottery Activities” means any activity related to the design, production, manufacture, distribution, sale, prize payment, regulation, or investigation of lottery tickets.

Proof of age and residency, together with the original TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST ticket portion corresponding to the number drawn by WCLC, will be required from all contest winners prior to payment of any prizes. The decision of WCLC is final with respect to the eligibility of any entry and the award of any prize.

PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST

In order to participate in the contest, you must register for and then enter the contest.

A) How to Register:

To register, visit www.wclc.com or www.sasklotteries.ca from a computer located in Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Yukon, Northwest Territories or Nunavut, click the TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST link, complete the REGISTER page and click Submit after having acknowledged that you have read and agree to abide by these Official Game Conditions. You are only allowed to register once. More than one registration per person will make ALL entries submitted by said person invalid. Once registered, only your Username and password will be required each time you visit the contest site.

B) How to Enter:

After you have registered, go to the ENTER page. Enter the alpha-numeric 11-digit TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST NUMBER located in the scratch-off area at the bottom of any of the following WCLC SCRATCH ‘N WIN tickets:

  • $1 Happy Holidays (Series 21318),
  • $2 Countdown to Christmas (Series 25250),
  • $3 Silver Bells (Series 15193),
  • $4 Lucky Lines Christmas Edition (Series 13065),
  • $4 Lucky Twelves (Series 13066),
  • $5 Stocking Stuffer (Series 26111) or
  • $20 Player’s Choice Mega Pack (31015),
and then click Submit.

Registered participants may enter up to fifty (50) ticket entries per day; however an individual TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST NUMBER may only be entered once during the contest. A participant will receive one (1) entry for each valid TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST NUMBER entered by that participant. In addition to the one (1) entry for every TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST NUMBER entered, a participant will receive one (1) BONUS entry for every $5 worth of tickets entered by that participant.

Important: KEEP THE TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST PORTION OF YOUR TICKET. To be eligible for a prize, a contest participant must provide the TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST NUMBER ticket portion corresponding to the number drawn by WCLC.

DRAWS AND PRIZES:

On or about January 11, 2012, draws will be made from all eligible entries received during the contest period. All eligible entries will be divided by province or territory prior to drawings.

Prizes will be awarded as follows:

Prizes Alberta Manitoba Saskatchewan Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut Yukon Only Northwest Territories and Nunavut
Grand Prize 2 1 1 1 0 0
Second Prize 10 4 4 0 1 1
Third Prize 10 4 4 0 1 1

A number of Alternate entries will also be drawn from each provincial and territorial pool. In the event that a winner drawn for any one of the TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST prizes is subsequently disqualified or otherwise determined to be ineligible for the contest, the prize will be awarded to the first eligible Alternate entry drawn, and so on.

Each registered participant whose entry is selected and deemed eligible will be required to correctly answer, unaided, a mathematical skill-testing question in order to be declared a winner. Failure to do so will result in disqualification of the entry.

A participant can only win once. Once a participant’s entry has been selected for a prize all of that participant’s other entries are ineligible to win any other prize in the contest.

PRIZE DESCRIPTIONS:

Grand Prize
Each Grand Prize is a 52” Sony® 3D Television as selected by WCLC valued at approximately $5,000, or at the option of the winner $5,000.

Second Prize
Each Second Prize is a $1000 FUTURE SHOP® GIFT CARD as selected by WCLC.

Third Prize
Each Third Prize is a Handheld tablet as selected by WCLC, or at the option of the winner $800.

Prizes must be accepted as awarded, are not transferable or assignable and will be available to the winner only upon compliance with these Official Game Conditions, verification of his/her eligibility and receipt by WCLC of all required information and the original TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST PORTION of the ticket corresponding to the ticket number drawn by WCLC.

DELIVERY OF PRIZES:

  1. WCLC will attempt to notify the winners by telephone on Thursday, January 12, 2012, and by email.
  2. All winners must provide WCLC with the following on or before Wednesday, February 29, 2012: a completed and signed Acknowledgement and Release form; the original TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST ticket portion corresponding to the ticket number drawn by WCLC and a photocopy of their driver’s license, or other suitable identification, verifying their age and residency. Failure to provide any of the above will result in the winner waiving his/her rights to the prize.
  3. Winners should allow approximately 6 to 8 weeks from receipt of required information at WCLC for delivery of prize.

GENERAL RULES

  1. In order to be declared a winner, each registered participant whose entry is selected and deemed eligible will be required to correctly answer, unaided, a mathematical skill-testing question. Failure to do so will result in disqualification of the entry.
  2. The registered participant’s name, age, postal code, daytime phone number, evening phone number and e-mail address must be correct and valid at the time of entry in their TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST registration to be considered a winner. Registered participants are responsible for advising WCLC of any changes to their address or phone numbers subsequent to their entry.
  3. Though reasonable efforts will be made to correctly identify and contact winners, WCLC reserves the right to disqualify any selected participant on the basis that an entry is ineligible, an e-mail address or phone number is incorrect or invalid, an entrant has registered for the contest more than once, or WCLC is otherwise unable to contact or locate a participant who is drawn for a prize.
  4. The chance of being selected in the draw is dependent upon the number of entries received.
  5. Participants who do not meet eligibility requirements or who have registered through fraudulent means or have provided false or misleading information will be disqualified. WCLC will not be responsible for failed registration attempts, technical malfunctions or computer or other errors for any reason whatsoever.
  6. Draws will include all eligible TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST entries submitted by registered participants prior to 11:59:59 p.m. CT, 10:59:59 p.m. MT, and 9:59:59 p.m. PT on Tuesday, January 10, 2012.
  7. By entering this contest, participants agree to release and hold harmless WCLC, AGLC, MLC, Saskatchewan Lotteries, Yukon Lottery, NWT Sport and Recreation Council, Sport North, retailers of WCLC and WCLC advertising and promotional agencies (collectively “Released Parties”), and the respective shareholders, directors, officers, members, employees and agents of the Released Parties from any claim, loss, demand, action, cause of action, expense, delay, accident, injury or other liability arising from participation in this contest or the awarding, acceptance or use of any prize awarded under the contest.
  8. Decisions of WCLC with respect to this contest are final on all matters of fact, interpretation, eligibility, procedure and prize awards.
  9. WCLC has the right, at its sole discretion, to make prize substitutions of equivalent kind and value in the event of unavailability of any specified prize for reasons beyond WCLC’s control.
  10. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. Prizes not claimed as described above on or before February 29, 2012 will not be awarded.
  11. All winners will be required to sign an Acknowledgement and Release confirming contest eligibility and compliance with the contest’s Game Conditions and releasing the Released Parties and the respective shareholders, directors, officers, members, employees and agents of the Released Parties from any liability in connection with the conduct of the contest or the awarding of prizes before receiving their prize.
  12. By entering the contest, winners agree to allow WCLC and its agents to publish, and/or broadcast their names, likenesses, city or town of residence and statements without compensation other than the prize awarded.
  13. WCLC is not responsible for commencing, continuing or completing the TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST draws or awarding any prize in the event of circumstances beyond the control of WCLC.
  14. All draws will adhere to the draw procedures established for the draw by WCLC.
  15. Any individual who tampers with the entry process or the operation of the contest or acts in violation of these official game conditions or otherwise in a disruptive manner will be disqualified.
  16. These Official Game Conditions govern the TECH THE HALLS INTERNET CONTEST and must be followed. In the event of any discrepancy between these Official Game Conditions and any other material, these Official Game Conditions prevail to the extent of the inconsistency.