Official Rules for May 2012 CONTEST

Official Rules for May 2012 CONTEST:

  1. Sweepstakes begins on or about May 1, 2012 and ends on May 31, 2012. You must enter by 11:59pm Eastern Time on May 31, 2012 to participate.
  2. Limit one entry per person or one per email address (regardless of whether one person has more than one email address or more than one person uses the same email address). To enter, make a comment in the post MAY CONTEST: Enter to Win Gourmet Steak Knives for Father’s Day.
  3. No purchase is necessary. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.
  4. Drawing is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited.
  5. Winner will be selected at random and notified by email. Potential winners will be required to provide their age, address, city, state/province, zip code/postal code, and daytime phone number. If the potential winner does not respond within 7 days, or if the notification is undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected from among all remaining eligible entries received.
  6. To the extent permitted, sweepstakes shall be construed and evaluated only according to United States law. All taxes and any other costs and expenses not specified herein are the responsibility of the winner.
  7. Employees of Villeroy & Boch or its advertising and promotion agencies and those associated with the development, distribution or implementation of this sweepstakes, their immediate families (including parents, in-laws, siblings, children or spouse, regardless of where they live) and members of the same household, whether related or not, are not eligible to participate.
  8. All entries become the property of Villeroy & Boch and will not be acknowledged or returned, and no correspondence will be entered into except with the potential winner.
  9. The potential prize winner must meet all eligibility requirements set forth in these rules to qualify for the prize. The odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
  10. The total ARV of the prize package is $159.95 USD. No cash redemption, substitution or transfer of prize, except at Villeroy & Boch’s sole discretion. If a prize package or any component of a prize package becomes unavailable for any reason, Villeroy & Boch may award a substitute prize or component of prize of equal or greater value.
  11. By participating, all entrants acknowledge compliance with and agree to be bound by these rules.
  12. Prizes will be mailed at Villeroy & Boch’s expense to the winner no later than 4-8 weeks after the close of the sweepstakes.