ACUITY BRANDS LIGHTING, INC.
Rexel Top Shelf Promotion Giveaway
OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, PROVINCIAL, AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.   

Promotion Entry Period/Sponsor:
The entry period for the “Rexel Top Shelf” (“Giveaway”) begins on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time (“EDST”), and ends on Monday, August 31, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. EDST.  Sponsors are Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc., One Lithonia Way, Conyers, Georgia 30012 and Rexel, Inc., 14951 Dallas Parkway, Dallas, TX 75254.

Eligibility: 
Giveaway is open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. states (excluding territories) and the District of Columbia (collectively, the “Eligible Territory”) who are nineteen (19) years of age or older on the date of entry and who are electrical contractors (“Contractor”).  Employees, officers, and directors, and their immediate family members (defined as spouse, partner, children, parents, in-laws, siblings, and/or members of household) of Sponsors and its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, lighting agencies, distributors, advertising and promotion agencies, or any other person or entity involved in the design or execution of this Giveaway are not eligible to participate.  Giveaway is also not open to persons whose employers’ ethics or gift policies prohibit their participation. By entering Giveaway, entrants agree to all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules.

How to Enter:  The Giveaway consists of a drawing for prizes (the “Drawing”). To enter the Drawing: (1) visit an authorized Rexel location that distributes qualifying Lithonia Lighting® products, located in the Eligible Territory. Contractor must purchase at least $500 of qualifying Lithonia Lighting product (GTL Series LED Troffer, IBEAM® IBH LED High Bay (12L and 18L) and SBL LED Wrap) from Rexel distributor stock no later than August 31, 2015 and (2) fully complete the online registration form at www.acuitybrands.com/rexeltopshelf and scan and attach your original qualifying invoice. In lieu of completing the online registration, you may instead mail a 8 ½” x 11” piece of paper that includes the following information (a) the name of the company by whom you are employed, (b) your name, (c) your job title, (d) your business phone number, (e) your business email address and (f) your business street address (including city, state or province, and zip or postal code), together with your original qualifying invoice. Only one entry per invoice and only one entry per day is permitted.

i. Mail in an envelope with proper postage to: Lithonia Lighting, Attn: Distributor Marketing, 1400 Lester Road, Conyers, GA, 30012. All entries must be postmarked by September 7, 2015 and received by September 11, 2015.

As an alternate method of entry into the Drawing that does not require a purchase, print on a 3” x 5” card (a) the words “Rexel Top Shelf,” (b) the name of the company by whom you are employed, (c) your name, (d) your job title, (e) your business phone number, (f) your business email address, and (g) your business street address (including city, state or province, and zip or postal code).  Mail entry in an envelope with proper postage, to Acuity Brands, Attn: CDC - Distributor Marketing, 1400 Lester Road, Conyers, GA, 30012. All entries must be postmarked by September 7, 2015 and received by September 11, 2015. Only one entry per day is permitted.

A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.  No other forms of entry permitted.

Prizes and Odds: 
2 Contractor Prizes: two (2) Large Big Green Egg® Cookers, ARV: $999

The total ARV of all Contractor Prizes:  $1,998.  Except as noted, all dollar amounts in US currency and reflect US Prize values.  No substitution, transfer, or cash redemption in lieu of any of the Prizes.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Except as specifically provided above, Prize Winners (as described below) will be solely responsible for payment of all federal, state, provincial and local taxes in connection with the receipt of Prizes. Prize Winners are solely responsible for all any expenses not listed herein related to acceptance and use of the Prizes.  Prize Winners may be required to supply Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc. with his/her social security or other tax identification number for tax purposes.   Prizes are non-transferable.  The value of the Prizes may be taxable as income.  Any difference between the stated ARV of the Prizes and the actual values will not be awarded. Odds of winning the Prizes depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

Prize Drawing, Notification, and Receipt of Prizes:
  On or about September 18, 2015, a Drawing (“Prize Drawing”) will be held to determine the Prize winner of the Contractor Prizes (“Contractor Prize Winners”).  Two names will be selected as the potential winners for the Contractor Prizes, at random from among all eligible entries which are postmarked by September 7, 2015 and received by September 11, 2015, by an independent party or representative of Sponsor. Once the name of a person has been drawn as the potential winner of a Contractor Prize, that person will not be eligible for an additional prize. Following the Prize Drawing, the potential Contractor Prize Winners will be notified via telephone, email and/or US mail by Sponsor(s) within ten (10) days of the drawing based on the information provided by that person on his or her entry form.  Contractor Prize Winners may be required to execute and return, within seven (7) days of successfully being notified, an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release covering eligibility, liability, advertising, publicity and media appearance issues (the “Release”), unless prohibited by law.  Subject to verification of eligibility and execution of any required Release, the persons whose name is so drawn will be declared the Contractor Prize Winners.  If any Contractor Prize Winner cannot be contacted in person, via email or via phone within seven (7) days of the date of first attempted notification, does not meet the eligibility requirements of these Official Rules, does not execute and return the Release, or otherwise does not comply with these Official Rules, such winner(s) may be disqualified and an alternate winner selected through a random drawing from the remaining entries. Contractor Prize Winners and may be referred to as Prize Winners. The Prizes will be fulfilled within four (4) weeks after winner verification based on availability.

General Terms & Conditions, Limitations on Liability and Release: 
Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void outside the United States and where prohibited by law.  By participating in this Giveaway, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Giveaway.  In the event a winner is later found to be in violation of any of these rules, he/she will be required to forfeit the prize or, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, to reimburse Sponsor for the stated value of the prize if such violation is found after the prize has been used by such winner. All prizes being offered are provided “as is” with no warranty or guarantee either express or implied by Sponsor.  Merchandise prizes carry no warranty other than that offered by manufacturers or as required by law.  Sponsor has neither made nor is responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose.

By participating, entrants (a) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final in all respects, (b) agree to permit Sponsor and/or its advertising agencies to use entrant’s name, voice, photograph, biographical information and/or likenesses for purposes of advertising and promotion in any and all media worldwide in perpetuity without limitation or further compensation, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law, (c) agree that any dispute arising under this Giveaway will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Georgia, USA, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, (d) consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state, and local courts located in Atlanta, Georgia, and (e) release and hold Sponsor and its parent, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the design and execution of this Giveaway (the “Released Parties”) harmless from and against any and all claims, damages and liability of any kind arising, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from or in connection with the acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize or participation in the Giveaway or in any prize-related activities, and assume all liability in connection therewith.  Entrants agree to indemnify and hold the Released Parties harmless from and against any claims arising out of a breach by Entrant of any of the representation and warranties contained in these Official Rules.  Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Giveaway shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action.  Sponsor shall not be responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, inaccurate, misdirected, undelivered, delayed or damaged entries, or for mechanical, technical, typographical, human, or other errors or malfunctions relating to or in connection with the Giveaway. Sponsor shall not be responsible if the Giveaway cannot be implemented or if a Prize cannot be awarded due to delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, strikes, governmental action, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism.  All conversations in connection with the Giveaway must be conducted in English.  Sponsor cannot translate for non-English-speaking Entrants.  If by reason of a printing or any other error, more prizes are claimed than the number set forth in these Official Rules, all persons making purportedly valid claims will be included in a random drawing to award the advertised number of prizes available in the Instant Win Game.  All entries become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned.  

If for any reason this Giveaway is not capable of running as planned due to tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Giveaway, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway.  Sponsor also reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual (and void his/her entry) who tampers with the entry process or who is otherwise in violation of these Rules. ANY ATTEMPT TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE GIVEAWAY MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE GIVEAWAY.  SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS GIVEAWAY.  ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY'S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ENTRANT, IDENTIFIABLE PERSONS, OR THIRD PARTY PARTICIPANTS, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE.

Privacy Policy:  Any personal information supplied by Entrants when entering this Giveaway will be subject to Sponsor's privacy policy posted on Sponsor’s website at  http://www.acuitybrands.com/Utilities/PrivacyPolicy.aspx.  In addition, by entering the Giveaway, you grant Sponsor permission to share your email address and any other personally identifiable information with organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Giveaway, for the purpose of administration and prize fulfillment.

Winners List:
For a copy of the Official Rules or the names of the Prize winners (available after October 31, 2015), mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:  Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc., Attn: CDC-Distributor Marketing, One Lithonia Way, Conyers, Georgia 30012 (Vermont residents may omit return postage from Official Rules requests).  Please note on the front bottom left corner of the envelope that you are requesting “Official Rules” or “Winners List” for “Rexel Top Shelf Promo.”  Requests must be received by November 15, 2015.

Inquiries: All inquiries regarding these Official Rules or execution of the Giveaway may be directed to Distributor Marketing, (770) 922-9000.

Disclaimer: Big Green Egg, Inc. ® is not a participating partner or sponsor of this Giveaway and does not necessarily endorse Acuity Brands products.