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“Color Your World with Light” Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited.
Participation in this Sweepstakes is limited to U.S. residents only. The Sweepstakes shall be construed and evaluated according to United States law. Do not proceed if you are not a resident of the United States.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States & the District of Columbia, 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, officers and directors of Philips Lighting Company (“Sponsor”), its parent, affiliated and subsidiary companies, advertising and promotional agencies, and members of the immediate family or household of the employees of such entities are not eligible. (“Immediate family” includes the spouse and parents, siblings and children and their spouses whether or not residing with the ineligible employee.)

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Color Your World with Light sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM ET on March 15, 2010 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on April 18, 2010 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes consists of five random drawings to be held throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

TO ENTER: Visit www.coloryourworldsweeps.com, complete the entry form and submit it electronically as directed on the web site each week during the Sweepstakes Period. Entries for each Entry Period must be received by 11:59:59 PM ET on the appropriate “Entry Received by Date” listed below. In order for the on–line entry to be valid, entrants must click on the “I accept” button on the web site stating that they have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Sponsor's computer shall be the official timekeeping device for this Sweepstakes. Entrants must provide a valid email address on their entry form. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an online entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person assigned to the email address by the organization responsible for assigning email addresses. Limit one entry per email address or per person per day. Non–winning entries will NOT be retained for subsequent drawing, so you must come back each week to participate and gain an additional entry.

DRAWINGS: Five random drawings from among all eligible entries received during each Entry Period as indicated below will be conducted by Source Marketing, LLC, an independent judging organization. Odd of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received for each Entry Period.

Entry Period Start Date/Time Entries Must be
Received by
End Date/Time
Drawing Date
#1 Monday, 3/15/10
12:00:01 AM ET
Sunday, 3/21/10
11:59:59 PM ET
Monday, 3/22/10
#2 Monday, 3/22/10
12:00:01 AM ET
Sunday, 3/28/10
11:59:59 PM ET
Monday, 3/29/10
#3 Monday, 3/29/10
12:00:01 AM ET
Sunday, 4/4/10
11:59:59 PM ET
Monday, 4/5/10
#4 Monday, 4/5/10
12:00:01 AM ET
Sunday, 4/11/10
11:59:59 PM ET
Monday, 4/12/10
#5 Monday, 4/12/10
12:00:01 AM ET
Sunday, 4/18/10
11:59:59 PM ET
Monday, 4/19/10

PRIZE/ARV (Approximate Retail Value): GRAND PRIZE: Five (5) grand prizes will be awarded and each will consist of one (1) Philips LivingColors lamp (ARV $200.00) plus home accessories (awarded as a $100 check). Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. ALL EXPENSES, TAXES AND COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH RECEIPT OR USE OF ALL PRIZES NOT SET FORTH HEREIN ARE SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: Prizes are non–transferable and no substitution will be made except at the Sponsors' sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, due to prize unavailability or for any reason to substitute all or part of a prize with one of comparable or greater value. Grand prize winners may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of eligibility & Liability/publicity Release within fourteen (14) days from the date on the prize notification letter. Failure to comply with this requirement for any reason, or return of prize notification as undeliverable, will result in forfeiture of prize. Acceptance of the prize shall constitute and signify the winner's agreement and consent that Sponsors may use the winner's name, address (city, state), photo, likeness, and/or prize information for promotional purposes worldwide, including the internet, without limitation and without further payment, notice, review, approval or consideration, except where prohibited by law. If the prize is forfeited or any winner is deemed ineligible, an alternate winner may be selected in his/her place. Tennessee residents need not sign publicity release.

ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS: By entering, entrants (a) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor which are final and binding in all respects; (b) agree to release Sponsor, Administrator, their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, promotion and advertising agencies, and their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents, from and against any and all rights, claims and causes of action whatsoever that they may have, or which may arise, against any of them for any liability for any matter, cause or thing whatsoever, including but not limited to any injury, loss, damage, whether direct, compensatory, incidental or consequential, to person, including death and property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from their acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of, or inability to use the prize , or from their participation in the Sweepstakes, or their participation in any Sweepstakes or prize related activity. Winner further acknowledges that Sponsors (except for any manufacturer's warranty offered with their respective products), their affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, officers, directors, and promotion and advertising agencies have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law relative to any prize or this Sweepstakes including but not limited to quality, condition or fitness for a particular purpose.

INTERNET: Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or modify this Sweepstakes if any causes beyond Sponsor's control impairs its integrity or fairness, in which case any un–awarded prizes will be awarded in a random drawing from all entries received as of the date of termination. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone, network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from entering the sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for phone line failure and/or malfunction. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH OFFENDER TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a potential winner based on an email address, the winner will be the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address or phone number. Proof of being the authorized account holder may be required.

GOVERNING LAW. The Sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey without regard to its choice of law or conflict of laws principles. Any and all disputes arising out of or connected in any way with the Sweepstakes will be resolved individually and exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) conducted before a sole arbitrator and held in New Jersey. Arbitrator's decision shall be controlled by these Official Rules and shall apply only to the individual initiating the dispute. Arbitrator shall not have the power to award special, consequential, incidental, punitive or other similar damages.

PERSONAL INFORMATION: Philips use of the personal information collected through the Sweepstakes is subject to Philips privacy policy located at www.usa.philips.com/privacypolicy. Philips respects your privacy, and we will not sell your personal data to other third parties, or allow them to use your personal data for their own purposes.

WINNERS LIST: To receive a winner list, send a self–addressed stamped envelope to “Color Your World with Light” Sweeps, c/o Source Marketing, 761 Main Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06851 by 5/31/10.

SPONSOR: Philips Lighting Company, a division of Philips Electronics North America Corporation, 200 Franklin Square Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873.

ADMINISTRATOR: Source Marketing, LLC, 761 Main Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06851.

Coming Soon

Shecky's girls are always the first to know! You're just a little too early for the Philips LivingColors “Color Your World with Light” Sweepstakes. Please come back on March 15, 2010 and enter for a chance to win one of five weekly prizes.