OFFICIAL RULES FOR PRIZE DRAWING

OFFICIAL RULES FOR PRIZE DRAWING
LAWSON PRODUCTS MARKET SURVEY
January 21st, 2013

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. APPLICABLE ONLY IN THE UNITED STATES. ENTRY INTO THIS SWEEPSTAKES CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible to enter the Lawson Products Market Survey Prize Drawing (“Prize Drawing”), you must be a legal U.S. resident who is at least 18 years of age, and you must have received an invitation from the Sponsor to complete a Survey. Employees, officers, directors and agents of Lawson Products, Inc. or its advertising and promotion agencies, their affiliated companies, and their immediate families and those living in their households, are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited. If you are employed by a tax-supported entity, or by an entity that prohibits your receipt of sweepstakes prizes, you may submit a Survey response but you are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes.

HOW TO ENTER: Complete the Survey between January 21st, 2013 and February 8th, 2013 by visiting the website link contained in the invitation. For purposes of this Sweepstakes, “receipt” of an internet entry occurs when Sponsor’s servers (a) record the entry information resulting from completion of the Survey, and (b) generate a “Thank You” message to the entrant. All entries must contain a complete name, phone number and email address to be declared a valid entry. All winners must meet the eligibility requirements set forth in these rules in order to qualify for the prize.

LIMITATION: ONE ENTRY PER SURVEY INVITATION AND COMPLETED SURVEY. You may only complete one Survey when invited to do so, and you will not be entered more than once, even if you complete the Survey more than one time during the Sweepstakes Period. Subsequent entries will be disqualified unless they result from a new invitation to complete a Survey during a different Sweepstakes Period. All entries become the property of Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for any failure of the website during the Sweepstakes Period, or for any late, misdirected or incomplete entries, or for any computer-related or technical malfunctions that may occur. Entries are void if they are incomplete, irregular or submitted improperly. Personal information (if any) collected through responses to the Survey will be governed by Sponsor’s privacy policy, which may be viewed at www.lawsonproducts.com.

ODDS OF WINNING: The actual odds of winning will depend upon the actual number of entries received for this Sweepstakes.

RANDOM DRAWING: Three (3) prize winners will be randomly selected for the Prize Drawing to receive an Apple iPad. Approximate retail value of each prize: $400. All decisions on all matters pertaining to the Prize Drawing are final. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: Random selection of the potential winners will occur during the first week that immediately follows the Sweepstakes Period from among all eligible entries received. Prize drawing will be conducted at Sponsor’s headquarters. The prize winners will be notified by e-mail or regular mail, in Sponsor’s discretion, within 30 days from the date of the winner selection. Prize winners will have 14 days from notification to claim their prize. Sponsor and its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, agents, officers and directors, advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective officers, directors, employees and their respective agents, will not be liable for unsuccessful efforts to notify a winner. The prize will be delivered by UPS within the United States only. No prize transfer, assignment or substitution by winner permitted. All federal, state and local taxes, fees and surcharges on prizes are the sole responsibility of the prize winners. If the prize winner declines the prize, fails to claim the prize, is unavailable for prize fulfillment, fails to abide by the Official Rules, or is ineligible, Sponsor may select an alternate winner from all remaining eligible entries.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Where lawful, the winner may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability and/or a Publicity Release. Failure to return the required documents within the time period specified therein may result in forfeiture of the prize and random selection of alternate winner from remaining eligible entries. Except where prohibited by law, by accepting the prize, winner consents to Sponsor’s use of his/her name for advertising and publicity purposes in any and all media worldwide (including winners list) without additional compensation or notification.

MISCELLANEOUS CONDITIONS: (a) Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Prize Drawings. (b) By participating, entrants and winners release Sponsor, its affiliates, parent, and subsidiary companies, its employees, agents and officers, advertising and promotion agencies, as well as all others associated with the development and execution of this Prize Drawing, from and against any and all liability with respect to or in any way arising from the Sweepstakes and the awarding and use of the prize. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to Prize Drawing entries or entry forms; or alteration of entries or entry forms. Sponsor reserves the right to correct clerical or typographical errors in promotional materials or any materials related to the Prize Drawings. (c) Participants also agree (1) to be bound by these Official Rules; and (2) that the decisions of Sponsor are final on all matters relating to the Prize Drawing. Winner agrees to be bound by these rules and the decisions of Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding. (d) Before being declared a winner, each selected entrant will be required to sign an confirmation and acceptance confirming compliance with the Official Rules and acceptance of the prize as offered The confirmation and acceptance must be returned within 7 business days of the notification date indicated on the documents, unless otherwise stated, or the selected entrant will be disqualified and the prize forfeited.

WINNERS LIST: To obtain the names of the winners, send a request, along with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, to Lawson Products, Inc. at 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60631, Attn: Marketing Department. (Residents of Vermont need not supply postage.)

CHOICE OF LAW: This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to the conflicts of law provisions.

SPONSOR: Lawson Products, Inc., located at 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60631, is the sponsor of the Sweepstakes (“Sponsor”). Schwartz Consulting, Inc. will administer the Survey on behalf of the Sponsor.