Value City Furniture & American Signature Furniture {{this.sweepstakesName}}

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
Sponsored by American Signature, Inc. ("Sponsor")

The Value City Furniture & American Signature Furniture {{this.sweepstakesName}} ("Sweepstakes") encourages its fans and followers to comment with their favorite Plush configuration on Instagram for a chance to win the Plush Sofa configuration of their choice (up to a value of {{this.sweepstakesPrizeAmount}} (including shipping)).

1. ELIGIBILITY:

Persons entering the Sweepstakes ("Entrant") must be eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. The Sweepstakes is open to any United States citizen that is a resident of the United States (and its territories) who lives within twenty-five (25) miles of any Value City Furniture (“VCF”) or American Signature Furniture (“ASF”) store, and has not won a prize from VCF or ASF in the twelve (12) calendar months preceding the end of the Entry Period. All other Entrants will be disqualified. Employees of Sponsor and its divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their immediate families and/or household members are not eligible to enter.

2. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION:

By submitting a comment of their favorite Plush configuration on Instagram, Entrant agrees to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules. Only Entrants that fulfill all of the requirements in these Official Rules are eligible to win the Sweepstakes. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all matters related to these Official Rules and the Selection of Winners (as described in Section 5). The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.

3. TIMING AND ENTRY PERIOD:

The entry period begins at 12:00 a.m. EST on {{sweepstakesEntryStartDate}} and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on {{this.sweepstakesEntryEndDate}} ("Entry Period").

4. TO ENTER:

Only one (1) entry is permitted per person. All entries become the property of the Sponsor. During the Entry Period, persons wishing to enter the Sweepstakes can do so by one of the following methods:

  1. Instagram: Entrant must share a comment of their favorite Plush configuration on one of Sponsor’s Instagram posts (@amsigfurniture or @valuecityfurn). Entrant must be the person who is the authorized user or owner of the Instagram account from which a comment was received, and the Instagram account must be set to “public”.
  2. By Mail: Entrant must submit an entry via mail to
    VCF/ASF Plush Life Sweepstakes, American Signature Inc. Marketing Department, 4300 East Fifth Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43219

The Entry Form must include Entrant’s valid email address. Entrant must be the person who is the authorized user or domain name owner of the valid email address listed on the Entry Form. Authorized user or domain name owner 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.

5. SELECTION OF WINNERS:

Sponsor will select one (1) Sweepstakes winner ("Winner") at random on or about May 1, 2018 ("Drawing"). The selection of the Winner is made in Sponsor's sole discretion and is final pending confirmation of Winner's Eligibility (as described in Section 1) and Winner's acceptance of the Prize. Sponsor will announce the Winner within seventy-two (72) hours of the Drawing and will contact Winner via direct message (DM) on Instagram. All commenters have the same chances of winning, and chances are based on the total number of valid entries received. Instagram is unaffiliated with Sponsor, is not a sponsor of this Sweepstakes, and will not participate in the selection of Winner.

6. PRIZE:

One Winner will be awarded a Plush Sofa configuration of their choice (including shipping), such total prize value not to exceed {{this.sweepstakesPrizeAmount}} (“Prize”). The Prize is non-negotiable and non- transferable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a Prize of equal or greater value in its sole discretion. Sponsor will notify Winner via Instagram direct message along with instructions on how Winner may claim the Prize ("Notification"). Winner must respond to Sponsor within forty-eight (48) hours after Notification. If Sponsor does not receive a response from Winner within forty-eight (48) hours of Notification, Sponsor reserves the right to cancel the award of any Prize or to choose an alternate Winner. Winner is solely responsible for all fees, federal, state, and local taxes, and other expenses relating to the use, acceptance, and possession of the Prize. Sponsor shall have no responsibility or obligation to Winner or potential Winner who is unable or unavailable to accept or utilize the Prize. Within ten (10) days following the date of the Notification, Winner will be required to sign and return a Publicity Release and an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release form, where legally permissible. Failure to comply with this deadline may result in forfeiture of the Prize and Sponsor's selection of an alternate Winner.

7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE:

By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and the officers, directors, employees, representatives, and agents of each of them (collectively, the "Released Parties") from and against any claim, liability, loss, or cause of action (each, a “Claim”) arising out of or in connection with Entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes. Entrant further agrees that in connection with any Claim, the Released Parties' liability will be limited to the Entrant’s cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes. In no event shall the Released Parties be liable for Entrant's attorney's fees. Entrant waives the right to claim any other additional damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct or indirect damages. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant further agrees to release and hold harmless the Released Parties from any and all liability for injuries, death, or losses or damages to persons or property AS WELL AS FROM CLAIMS OR ACTIONS BASED ON COPYRIGHT OR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT, MISAPPROPRIATION, PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION AND/OR INVASION OF PRIVACY.

8. USE OF DATA:

Sponsor may collect personal data about Entrant in accordance with its Privacy Policy. The Privacy Policy is available at www.asfurniture.com and www.vcf.com. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant acknowledges that Entrant has read and accepted Sponsor's Privacy Policy and agrees to Sponsor's collection and usage of Entrant's personal information. By entering, Sponsor reserves, and Entrant grants to Sponsor, all rights to use Entrant’s name, Instagram (and other social media) handle and comments, and photos on any and all marketing collateral in Sponsor’s sole discretion. View our privacy policy at: www.americansignaturefurniture.com/privacy-policy and www.valuecityfurniture.com/privacy-policy. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant acknowledges that Entrant has read and accepted Sponsor's Privacy Policy and agrees to Sponsor's collection and usage of Entrant's personal information.

9. WINNERS' LIST REQUEST:

To request confirmation of the name and address of the Winner, please send a self-addressed, stamped business size envelope, by May 3rd, 2018 to: VCF/ASF {{this.sweepstakesName}}, American Signature Inc. Marketing Department, 4300 Fifth Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43219

GOVERNING LAW:

The Sweepstakes and the rights and obligations of the Sponsor and participants will be governed by and controlled by the laws of the State of Ohio, applicable to contracts made and performed therein without reference to the applicable choice of law provisions. All actions, proceedings, or litigation relating hereto will be instituted and prosecuted solely within the State of Ohio, County of Franklin. The parties consent to the jurisdiction of the state courts of Ohio and federal court located within such state and county with respect to any action, dispute, or other matter pertaining to or arising out of the Sweepstakes.