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Redeye Chicago Woo The Wingman Official Contest Rules

November 10, 2011


The RedEye Chicago "Woo the Wingman" Contest (the "Contest") starts at 12:01 a.m. (CT) on Monday, November 14, 2011 and ends at 11:59 p.m. (CT) on Sunday, November 20, 2011 ("Contest Period"). The Contest shall be subject to these Official Rules, and by entering, each contestant agrees to abide and be bound by the terms and conditions herein and the decisions of the RedEye ("Sponsor").  

1)    Eligibility: This Contest is open to legal U.S. residents residing in the Illinois counties of Cook, Lake, McHenry, Kane, DuPage or Will who are 21 years of age and older as of the first day of the Contest Period. You must be unmarried in order to participate. Employees and their immediate family members (defined as spouse, parents, siblings or children) of Sponsor and of its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, prize providers, promotion and delivery contractors and/or public relations companies associated with this Contest, are not eligible to participate. Employees of other media companies including all radio or television stations, and members of their immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings or children) of any such persons are not eligible to participate. A potential winner may be requested to provide proof that all eligibility requirements are met as well as proof of ownership of the email address associated with the winning entry. Void where prohibited and outside the above-listed counties. This Contest shall be governed and enforced pursuant to Illinois law, excluding choice of law provisions.

2)    How to Enter: Contestants must have an account or register for an account on RedEye Dating, powered by  In order to participate in the Contest, contestants will have to propose a date for contestant to participate in with Ernest Wilkins, RedEye Chicago's Wingman (the "Date"). Your suggested Date must be written in English and must involve an activity that takes place in the Chicagoland area and would cost $50 or less. You may not propose any activity that would be illegal, immoral or obscene. Contestants must visit, click on Member Login, enter their email address and click on Login. If contestant is already a member, they must enter their email address or username followed by their password.  If Contestant is not a member, contestant will need to create an account. There are free and paid accounts. After the registration is complete, both current and new members will need to propose a Date (i.e., How about we … catch the latest exhibit at The Art Institute) with the following keyword after the Date: #wingman. Limit one entry per person.

3)    Other Conditions of Entry: Contestants represent and warrant that their Date descriptions are their own original creations, have not been copied in whole from any other work, have not been previously published, do not violate the rights of any other person or entity (including but not limited to privacy rights and copyrights), do not defame, libel, or slander anyone or any entity, and do not contain offensive, vulgar, obscene or profane content. Date descriptions that do not comply with these Official Rules or that breach the foregoing representations and warranties may be disqualified. Contestants agree to indemnify, defend and hold Sponsor and This Life, Inc. harmless against any and all liabilities, losses, damages, claims, debts, investigations, fines, penalties, costs, expenses and settlements (including attorneys' fees and costs of litigation, settlement, judgment, interest and penalties) arising out of or related to a breach of the foregoing representations and warranties. Winner grants to Sponsor a world-wide, perpetual, royalty-free license to use the winning Date description in any manner related to the Contest, without prior notice, approval or compensation.

4)    Selection of Winner and Notification: On or about Monday, November 21, 2011, Ernest Wilkins will select the winner based on the Date that he finds to be the most interesting. Winner will be selected based on creativity. Ernest Wilkins will select one winner. Ernest Wilkins and RedEye will make all final decisions in any and all issues related to this Contest, and their decisions shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor will attempt to contact potential winner by email. A winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected by the Contest judges from all remaining entries if: (i) a winner does not claim his or her prize within 72 hours of the first notification attempt; (ii) a winner does not fulfill the eligibility requirements; (iii) a winner does not adhere to the Official Rules; and/or (iv) if the prize notification is returned as undeliverable, refused, or declined.

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