The Knauf Greenbuild 2017 Test Your Insulation Intelligence Sweepstakes

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE TEST YOUR INSULATION INTELLIGENCE SWEEPSTAKES (“SWEEPSTAKES”), OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS, OVER THE AGE OF TWENTY-ONE (21), OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, OTHER THAN RESIDENTS OF NEW YORK, FLORIDA, AND RHODE ISLAND, TO WHOM ENTRY IS DENIED. VOID IN PUERTO RICO AND ALL OTHER JURISDICTIONS OTHER THAN THOSE STATED ABOVE AND WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY CONSTITUTES YOUR UNCONDITIONAL ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES.

1. SPONSOR. The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Knauf Insulation, Inc., a Delaware corporation with principal offices at One Knauf Dr., Shelbyville, IN, 46176 (“Sponsor”).

2. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The Sweepstakes is a Sweepstakes involving the opportunity for individuals to enter into a series of random drawings for an opportunity to win: (i) a grand prize package consisting of an eco-trip with a value of approximately $5,000 to one of several select destinations; and (ii) three daily prizes. Sweepstakes prizes are more specifically identified in Section 7 of these Sweepstakes Rules.

By participating in this Sweepstakes, each participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules, in addition to any rules and guidelines displayed or provided at the Entry Location (as defined herein) and to the decisions of Sponsor and the judges selected by Sponsor, which are final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes will operate as described below, on or about the stated dates:

The Sweepstakes submission period begins at 12:01 a.m. E.S.T. on November 8, 2017, and ends at 11:59 p.m. E.S.T. on November 10, 2017, during the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. E.S.T. (“Submission Period”). To be eligible, submissions must be submitted during the Submission Period and in accordance with these Official Rules.

Each eligible Sweepstakes entrant shall submit an electronic entry containing their agreement to these Official Rules and a best guess responsive to three (3) questions presented on the day of their submission. Each eligible Sweepstakes entrant may only make one Sweepstakes submission during each day of the Sweepstakes.

Eligible submissions (as identified in Sections 3 and 4), received during each relevant day of the Submission Period, will be entered into a random drawing for a “daily prize”. One (1) daily prize will be selected at random by Sweepstakes officials or judges for each day of the Submission Period. The random drawings corresponding to each daily prize will take place within one (1) week of each relevant day of the Submission Period, such time to be determined by Sweepstakes officials and judges in their sole discretion.

All eligible Sweepstakes entrants shall be entered into a random drawing for a “grand prize” to be drawn by Sweepstakes officials or judges within one (1) week of the end of the Submission Period, such time to be determined by Sweepstakes officials and judges in their sole discretion.

All Sweepstakes judges and officials shall be selected in the sole discretion of Sponsor and the Sweepstakes shall be judged and operated in accordance with these Official Rules.

Sponsor will attempt to contact each daily prize winner and the grand prize winner, or an alternate if necessary, in accordance with Section 6 of these Official Rules.

The daily prize winners and grand prize winner will be publicly announced on or about November 30, 2017.

3. ELIGIBILITY. The Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who are all legal residents, over the age of twenty-one (21) at the time of entry, of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, other than residents of New York, Florida, and Rhode Island, to whom entry is denied (each an “Entrant”). Void in Puerto Rico and all jurisdictions other than those stated above and where prohibited or restricted by law. The following individuals are not eligible to enter or win a prize: employees, representatives, agents, directors, and officers of Sponsor and their parent, subsidiary, or affiliated companies, marketing agencies, and any other parties involved in the administration of the Sweepstakes and each of the family members of such excluded individuals (i.e., spouses, parents, children, siblings, and the “steps” of each) and all persons living in the same household of each.

By submitting an entry, each Entrant represents and warrants that there are no limits on the rights of the Entrant to enter this Sweepstakes, nor will any Entrant enter into any agreement or assume any obligation that limits the right or ability of that Entrant to participate in the Sweepstakes, perform, or grant to Sponsor the specified rights as contemplated by Section 9 of these Official Rules. The exact dates, itineraries, and methods of travel associated with any prize, as applicable, will be determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Each Entrant must provide the following in connection with their submission:

legal name;

mailing address;

e-mail address (all Entrants must be the rightful owner of the e-mail address submitted in connection with their submission); and

acceptance of these Official Rules.

In the event of a dispute as to the identity of any winner under the Sweepstakes, such winner will be deemed to be the natural person in whose name the e-mail account identified in the corresponding Sweepstakes entry is registered. The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the e-mail address is assigned by an internet service provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. In the event of a discrepancy between the identity of the Authorized Account Holder, any applicable Sweepstakes winner, and the Entrant, Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to determine whether the entry is valid, or to declare the entry invalid and select an alternate winner.

Entry constitutes each Entrant’s certification that the Entrant meets the eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to verify and confirm each Entrant’s age and compliance with other eligibility requirements. An Entrant may be required to submit further information to assist in the Sweepstakes official or judges’ verification of eligibility. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

4. HOW TO ENTER. To enter the Sweepstakes, an Entrant must complete the required identification fields (including but not limited to name, address, and e-mail), submit best guesses responsive to the three (3) questions presented on the day of their submission, a certification that the Entrant meets the eligibility requirements stated in Section 3 above, and the Entrant’s agreement to and acceptance of the terms of these Official Rules and any other rules or guidelines provided in association with Submission Form. Only one entry per individual per day is permitted and multiple submissions by any individual during any single day of the Submission Period may, in the sole discretion of Sponsor, disqualify such individual from the Sweepstakes.

Entrants must be present during the Submission Period at the Knauf Insulation, Inc. promotional booth (No. 1743) at the Greenbuild 2017 International Conference and Expo, located in the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, 415 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210, (“Entry Location”) in order to enter the Sweepstakes. Entrants must complete the submission form (“Submission Form”) electronically available through devices and equipment provided by Sweepstakes personnel on-site at such location and time.

By completing the Submission Form, each Entrant agrees to be bound by Sponsor’s terms of use available at http://www.knaufinsulation.us/en/terms-use and Sponsor’s privacy policy available at http://www.knaufinsulation.us/en/legal. Entry is not complete until an Entrant has successfully submitted and uploaded a Submission Form with the information described above. Entrants must completely and accurately submit all required information to enter, and must timely cooperate with all requests for additional information or documents that the Sweepstakes judges, officials, or Sponsor may request in order to verify eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules.

All Submission Forms must be received during the Submission Period. Sponsor's clock is the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for late or unsuccessful attempts to enter. An Entrant should be able to provide, within three (3) days of request by Sponsor or any officials or judges selected by Sponsor, all appropriate identifying information to be made publicly available and used by Sponsors in any media and for any purpose, including signed releases from the Entrant. Incomplete, corrupted, untimely, or unintelligible Submission Forms will be disqualified. If for any reason an Entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, such Entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes to the extent the submission of an additional entry is deemed feasible by Sponsor in their sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to determine, in their sole discretion, which entries have satisfied the entry requirements.

EACH ELIGIBLE ENTRANT MUST SUBMIT AN ENTRY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES. NO OTHER METHOD OF SUBMISSION WILL BE ACCEPTED.

BY ENTERING, EACH ENTRANT REPRESENTS AND WARRANTS THAT NO PURCHASE WAS REQUIRED IN ASSOCIATION WITH SUCH ENTRY AND SUCH ENTRANT’S ENTRY (AND SPONSOR’S AND THEIR DESIGNEES’ USE THEREOF) DOES NOT AND WILL NOT VIOLATE THE RIGHTS OF ANY THIRD PARTY, AND DOES NOT AND WILL NOT VIOLATE ANY FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS OR ORDINANCES. SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT, IN THEIR SOLE DISCRETION, TO DISQUALIFY ANY ENTRY IF SPONSOR OR THE SWEEPSTAKES JUDGES OR OFFICIALS CANNOT ESTABLISH THAT SUCH ENTRY COMPLIES WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES REQUIREMENTS AND OTHER TERMS OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES.

5. JUDGING PERIOD. All Sweepstakes entries and Submission Forms that meet the requirements listed in Section 4 above will be reviewed by a Sweepstakes officials or judges selected in Sponsor’s sole discretion, that will consist primarily of employees of Sponsor. All random drawings will be conducted by Sweepstakes officials or judges selected in Sponsor’s sole discretion, that will consist primarily of employees of Sponsor.

6. WINNER NOTIFICATIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS. The potential and actual winners of the Sweepstakes, as determined by the Sweepstakes officials and judges, will be notified by e-mail (via the e-mail address listed on the Submission Form) within one (1) week of any applicable Sweepstakes drawing, and will be required to respond to the notification attempt (as directed therein). Failure to respond timely to the notification may result in forfeiture of participation in the Sweepstakes and, in such case, Sponsor will select an alternate winner according to the Sweepstakes results. The potential winners will be required to execute and return a notarized affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (where legally permissible) and other documents required by Sponsor within a reasonable amount of time, as determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion. If the potential winner cannot be contacted by e-mail after the first attempt, or if the potential winner fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period (if applicable), or if the potential winner is unavailable to travel within the dates specified by Sponsor, the potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate entry will be selected in its place from all eligible entries received according to the criteria described above. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or modify the winner notification and announcement schedule as Sponsor deems necessary in their sole discretion to complete the verification process contemplated by these Official Rules and/or to select an alternate winner.

7. PRIZES.

One (1) grand prize. The grand prize winning Entrant will receive a prize package valued at approximately Five-Thousand dollars ($5,000), which shall include $5,000 in credit to be used towards an eco-trip of the grand prize winner’s choice from a pre-approved selection of potential options, as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. The grand prize winner may only redeem such credit through a travel agency service, pre-selected by Sponsor, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Such travel credit must be redeemed towards a qualified “eco“ or “responsible” travel option, as provided by such travel agency service, and as approved in the sole discretion of Sponsor. All credit awarded in connection with the grand prize must be redeemed by no later than November 30, 2018, or such credit shall expire and be revoked and void. The grand prize winner may, but is not required to, select a qualifying travel option in excess of $5,000, but shall be personally responsible for, and bear the cost for, all fees and costs in excess of $5,000. Any and all unused credit associated with the grand prize cannot be redeemed for cash.

Three (3) daily prizes. Each daily prize winning Entrant will receive an Amazon Echo Plus valued at approximately $150.

All other travel-related fees and expenses not specifically mentioned herein are solely the responsibility of the grand prize winner and shall not be borne by Sponsor or any other entity. Sponsor will not pay for travel, lodging, or meal costs for any individuals, other than as specifically identified herein.

The difference between the approximate retail value and the actual value of all Sweepstakes prizes will depend in part on market conditions beyond Sponsor’s control. In no event will more than one (1) grand prize and three (3) daily prizes be awarded.

All prizes, other than the grand prize, will be mailed to applicable Sweepstakes winners within one (1) month of the end of the Submission Period. Such mailings will use the address as indicated on the applicable Entrant’s submission. Sponsor is not responsible for misdelivered, non-delivered, or prizes damaged in transit. The grand prize winner and Sponsor will work together in good faith to make timely arrangements for delivery of the grand prize.

Each Entrant agrees that Sponsor may share information submitted by Entrant with Sponsor’s affiliates, partners, or any other person or entity for any purpose relating to the Sweepstakes, its promotion, or the exercise of Sponsor’s rights contemplated in these Official Rules.

8. PRIZE RESTRICTIONS. All winners of prizes under the Sweepstakes will be solely responsible for any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, and all fees and expenses resulting from acceptance of any and all prizes associated with this Sweepstakes, including but not limited to taxes, tips, entertainment, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, incidentals, transfers, transportation to a station or airport to and from each Grand Prize Winner’s home residence, and other expenses. Prizes awarded under the Sweepstakes cannot be transferred or assigned to another person. No prize substitution or changes are allowed except at the discretion of Sponsor. Prizes cannot be substituted or redeemed for cash. All prizes are subject to availability. All travel tickets are subject to terms and conditions stated on tickets. Exact trip dates and itineraries will be specified by Sponsor and no substitutions will be allowed. All travel must be completed on dates, times, and to/from stations or airports designated and/or approved by Sponsor. All winners of prizes including air travel must have valid identification and any other documents necessary for air travel. All prizes are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. No refunds or credit for changes are allowed, and no refunds or compensation will be made in the event or delay of any flight or portion of it.

In the event a Sweepstakes winner or any guest of such individual engages in behavior during travel or at, in, or related to any Sponsor or Sweepstakes related event (as determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion) is obnoxious or threatening, illegal, intended to threaten or harass any other person, or that in any way disparages or adversely affects the reputation, image, and/or goodwill of Sponsor or any of Sponsor's services, products, trademarks, service marks, or logos, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the travel and such individual’s participation in or access to such event early, and send such individual home with no further obligations or compensation whatsoever, which may, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, result in such individual’s disqualification from the Sweepstakes and forfeiture of any (and/or all) prize(s). In the event a Sweepstakes winner (or any guest of the winner) engages in behavior during travel or during any Sponsor or Sweepstakes related event that (as determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion) is illegal, tortious, or subjects the individual to arrest or detention, Sponsor will have no obligation to pay any damages, fees, fines, judgments, or other costs or expenses of any kind whatsoever incurred by such individual as a result of such conduct.

In the event that the grand prize winner is unable to travel during the period contemplated by these Official Rules, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify the grand prize winner and cause the grand prize winner to forfeit all undelivered prizes.

SPONSORS WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR OTHER DAMAGES OR EXPENSES RESULTING FROM OR ARISING OUT OF ANY TRAVEL RELATED TO THE GRAND PRIZE OR ANY OTHER ASPECT OF ANY PRIZE WINNER'S ACCEPTANCE OR USE OF THE GRAND PRIZE OR ANY OTHER SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE.

9. GRANT OF RIGHTS. In consideration of an Entrant's Submission Form being reviewed and evaluated for this Sweepstakes, each Entrant hereby grants to Sponsor a non-exclusive, irrevocable, fully paid, universal license to use, copy, sublicense, transmit, distribute, publish, or display, the name, likeness, voice, biographical information, and image of Entrant, in any media now known or hereafter devised and for any purpose, including advertising or promotions, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

Each Entrant releases Sponsors, and their assignees and licensees, from any and all claims or liability (now known or hereafter arising), including but not limited to any claims for defense and/or indemnity, in connection therewith. Each Entrant agrees and acknowledges that participation in the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation the use and receipt of any prize awarded in connection therewith, will not give rise to any confidential, fiduciary, implied-in-fact, implied-in-law, or other special relationship between Sponsor and Entrant, does not place Sponsor in a position that is any different from the position held by members of the general public with regard to the Entrant, and that the only contracts, express or implied, between Sponsor and Entrant are as set forth in these Official Rules and any related documents specifically referenced herein. The grand prize winner may be required to complete and execute additional documents as a condition of prize acceptance. In addition, by participating in the Sweepstakes, each Entrant hereby grants permission (except where prohibited by law) for Sponsor to use Entrant's name, likeness, voice, quotes, comments, biographical information, photograph and/or image, for Entrant, for the purpose of advertising, trade, or promotion without further notice, permission, compensation, or consideration in any and all media now known or hereafter developed throughout the universe, unless prohibited by law.

10. ENTRANT REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, INDEMNIFICATION, AND RELEASE. By entering, each Entrant represents and warrants to Sponsor that each Entrant agrees to defend and indemnify Sponsor for any breach of the representations contained in these Official Rules. By submitting an entry, each Entrant agrees to indemnify, defend, release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsor and their parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, promotional partners, member stations, and agents, and all others associated with the development and execution of this Sweepstakes, and the officers, directors, and employees of each of the foregoing, from any and all claims and liabilities arising from or in connection with participation in this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation: (a) claims for injury, loss, or damage of any kind resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or acceptance or use of any prize; and (b) claims based on rights of privacy, rights of publicity, false light, defamation, copyright, and/or trademark infringement. If an Entrant is a California resident, such Entrant hereby waives California Civil Code Section 1542, which states: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release, which, if known by him or her must have materially affected his or her settlement with the debtor.”

WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY. CHECK LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

11. GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes due to any of an act of God; unavoidable accident; epidemic; fire; blackout; act of public enemy; war, riot or civil commotion; enactment, rule, order or act of government, governmental instrumentality, or tribunal; strike, lockout, or other labor dispute; inclement weather; the recapture of any time period scheduled for the live broadcast of a program for an event of national importance or emergency; failure of technical facilities; failure of third-party software or services; failure of essential production or technical personnel to appear or be available for production or broadcast; or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, damaged, mutilated, misdirected, misdelivered, or delayed entries, or for technical or human errors or failures of any kind in connection with the submission, transmission, processing, or judging of Submission Forms or any communication in relation to these Official Rules.

SPONSORS WILL NOT BE OBLIGATED TO AWARD ANY PRIZE THAT RELATES TO OR ARISES OUT OF IMPROPER OR MISTAKEN PRIZE NOTIFICATION, OPERATION, OR FUNCTION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES.

SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CHANGE ANY TERM OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES OR TO ADDRESS ANY ISSUE THAT ARISES WITH UPDATES OR AMENDMENTS TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES AT ANY TIME UP TO THE DATE THAT A GRAND PRIZE WINNER IS SELECTED.

ALL DECISIONS BY SPONSORS AND SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIALS AND JUDGES ARE FINAL AND BINDING.

12. GOVERNING LAW. This Sweepstakes is governed by the internal laws of the State of Indiana without regard to principles of conflict of laws. All cases and claims pertaining to this Sweepstakes must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction in the State of Indiana.

13. PRIVACY POLICY. Any personal information supplied by an Entrant to Sponsor will be subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy available at http://www.knaufinsulation.us/en/legal, and the supplemental terms of these Official Rules. By entering the Sweepstakes, each Entrant grants Sponsor permission to share that Entrant’s e-mail address and any other personally identifiable information of the Entrant with certain third parties for the purposes of administering the Sweepstakes and prize fulfillment. Notwithstanding any other agreement between Entrant and Sponsor, by participating in this Sweepstakes Entrant consents to Sponsor contacting them via the information provided in their Submission Form for promotional and marketing purposes. Sponsor will not sell, rent, transfer, or otherwise disclose an Entrant’s personal data to any third party other than as described above herein or in Sponsor’s privacy policies.

OFFICIAL RULES AND WINNER’S LIST. For a copy of the Official Rules, visit http://www.knaufinsulation.us/greenbuildiiq or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt by January 13, 2018 to: Knauf Insulation, ATTN: Marketing Communications, One Knauf Drive, Shelbyville, IN 46176. For a list of the winners, within sixty (60) days after November 10, 2017, visit http://www.knaufinsulation.us/greenbuildiiq or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt by January 13, 2018, to: Knauf Insulation, ATTN: Marketing Communications, One Knauf Drive, Shelbyville, IN 46176. Requests received without a self-addressed, stamped envelope will not be fulfilled.

THESE OFFICIAL RULES ARE SUBJECT TO THE INTERPRETATION OF SPONSOR. ANY ASPECT OF THESE RULES, INCLUDING THE SUBSTITUTION OF A PRIZE OR PRIZES OF EQUIVALENT OR GREATER VALUE, CAN BE CHANGED AT THE DISCRETION OF SPONSOR, AND SUCH CHANGES WILL BECOME EFFECTIVE UPON ON-AIR OR OTHER APPROPRIATE ANNOUNCEMENT.