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2017 Valspar PAINT TRIAL Offer for Professionals

OFFICIAL RULES

THE FOLLOWING OFFER IS AVAILABLE ONLY IN THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR REGULATION.

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR REDEEM. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES.

DETAILED ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS APPLY. NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.

1. General Description of Offer

The 2017 Valspar PAINT TRIAL Offer for Professionals ("Offer") provides eligible business customers with a paint recommendation and paint trial amount (up to 10 gallons of a single Valspar paint product) from Valspar at no charge. See below for eligibility requirements and how to enter and redeem the Offer.

2. Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the Offer, entrant must at the time of entry and redemption:

The Offer is not open to the general public. Officers, directors, employees and their immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of The Valspar Corporation ("Valspar"), its affiliated companies and its advertising or promotional ("Promotion Parties") and Lowe's Companies, Inc. and its affiliated companies are not eligible. The Offer is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law or regulation. Valspar reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements. By participating, entrant agrees to these Official Rules, which are final and binding in all respects.

3. Timing

The Offer begins on January 1, 2017 at 8:00:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time ("EST") and ends on December 31, 2017 at 11:59:59 p.m. EST (the "Promotion Period"). Valspar's computer is the official time-keeping device for the Offer. Redemptions of the Offer are expected to be completed on or before April 30, 2018.

4. How to Enter and Redeem

During the Promotion Period, visit www.valsparpaint.com/lowespro and complete and submit the online registration form. The online registration form will include a series of questions and information requests to determine eligibility for the Offer. Eligible entrants who fully complete the online registration form during the Promotion Period, and who meet the eligibility requirements, may redeem the Offer. All entries must be fully completed to be eligible. Limit one (1) entry per business customer. No other form of entry is valid. No responsibility is assumed by Valspar for lost, late, incomplete or misdirected entries.

Valspar will notify eligible entrants of how to redeem the Offer approximately every week, based on entries received during the Promotion Period. Eligible entrants will be contacted by a Valspar territory manager or sales representative by phone, mail and/or email to arrange a meeting at a mutually agreed location in entrant's area for the paint consultation and provision of up to 10 gallons of a single Valspar paint product at no charge. Redemptions of the Offer are expected to be completed with reasonable promptness, and in any event on or before April 30, 2018. Valspar is not responsible for any change of telephone number, mailing address or email address of entrants. Entrants are subject to verification, including verification of age and other eligibility requirements in Valspar's sole discretion. To redeem, entrant may be required to complete, sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability Release within ten (10) days of notification. If documents are not returned within this time period, or if the redemption notification is returned as non-deliverable, or if entrant is found to be ineligible in Valspar's sole discretion or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, the Offer may not be redeemable.

5. Offer Details/Odds

The approximate retail value of the Offer depends on the type of paint and number of gallons (up to a maximum of 10 gallons) of Valspar paint selected by the entrant. Paint shown in promotional materials is for illustrative purposes only; Valspar paint provided may differ, depending on the consultation and entrant's intended application or business needs. Entrant is responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes (including, but not limited to, sales taxes and income taxes) relating to the Offer. The Offer is not assignable or transferable. No cash alternative or substitution will be allowed, except Valspar reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute a prize of comparable value if the Offer is unavailable, in whole or in part, for any reason. Odds of being able to redeem the Offer do not depend on the number of eligible entries received. All eligible entrants will have the opportunity to redeem the Offer.

6. Publicity

Except where prohibited, redemption of the Offer constitutes entrant's consent to Valspar's and its agents' use of entrant's name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

7. General Conditions

Valspar reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Offer, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Valspar's reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Offer, as determined by Valspar in its sole discretion. Valspar reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Offer or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Offer may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Valspar reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Valspar's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

8. Limitations of Liability

Sponsor, Promotion Parties and Lowe's Companies, Inc. and its affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents, are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Offer; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Offer; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Offer or the processing of entries; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen entries or mail; or (6) any injury or damage to persons, including death, or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Offer or receipt, use or misuse of any goods or services provided in connection with the Offer. If for any reason an entrant's entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant's sole remedy is another entry in the Offer, if it is possible. Entrant shall bear all risk of loss or damage to or from any goods or services provided in connection with the Offer after such goods or services have been provided. Valspar makes no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any goods or services provided. Valspar does not make, nor in any manner is responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the goods or services provided, including, but not limited to, quality, fitness for purpose or other condition. Entrants must have a valid email address. You may view the Valspar privacy policy here: http://www.valsparglobal.com/corp/policy.jsp for details of Valspar's policy regarding the use of personal information collected in connection with this Offer.

9. Disputes

Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Offer or any goods or services provided shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. By entering, entrant agrees that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Valspar and Promotion Parties in connection with the Offer, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Minnesota, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. By entering, entrant consents to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

10. Release

As a condition of entering, entrant agrees (and agrees to confirm in writing): (a) to release Valspar, Promotion Parties and Lowe's Companies, Inc., and each of their affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, sales representatives and distributors, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of any goods or services provided, including any travel related thereto; (b) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; and (c) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket expenses incurred, excluding attorneys' fees and court costs.

11. Sponsor

The Valspar Corporation, PO Box 1461, Minneapolis, MN 55440-1461, is the sponsor of the Offer. The Offer is not sponsored or administered by Lowe's Companies, Inc. or any of its affiliates. Any questions, comments or complaints should be directed to Sponsor.

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