Facebook Contest Rules, Drop Stop, Jan. 2013
Official Contest Rules
These Official Rules apply to the Win! Drop Stop 2-Pack, LED Credit Card Light & Slide-Free Light Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) being conducted by GadgetsGo.com, (“GadgetsGo.com” or “Sponsor”). This Sweepstakes begins on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 12:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 11:59:59 PM ET (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Facebook computer server clock will be the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR BY FACEBOOK RULES OR POLICIES.
This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored by, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook ("Facebook") or other companies other than GadgetsGo.com. You understand that you are providing information to GadgetsGo.com, and not to Facebook. ONLY ENTRANTS THAT "LIKE" THE GADGETSGO.COM FACEBOOK PAGE AND SHARE THE CONTEST WITH A COMMENT WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO WIN.
NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS REQUIRED BY YOU TO ENTER TO OR WIN. No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning. YOU HAVE NOT YET WON. The Sweepstakes is open to the general public, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry, a legal resident of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia. Employees of GadgetsGo.com, its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, Prize (as defined below) suppliers, and advertising and promotion agencies, including Administrator, and their immediate families (spouse, parents, children and siblings and their respective spouses) and individuals living in the same households of such employees, are ineligible to receive the Prize.
To access the Sweepstakes application, you must "Like" the GadgetsGo.com page on Facebook.
Visit the GadgetsGo.com page on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GadgetsGo during the Sweepstakes Entry Period and access the Win! Drop Stop 2-Pack, LED Credit Card Light & Slide-Free Pad Sweepstakes application on the Facebook Platform by clicking the “Win a Gadget” tab. Enter the Sweepstakes by completing the entry form, checking the box indicating your agreement to the official rules and clicking on the button to submit your entry.
ENTRY DATES BY DRAWING:
LIMIT: Only one (1) entry per participant over the Sweepstakes Period. Limit one (1) prize per person over the Sweepstakes Period.
Random drawing will be conducted based on the entry/drawing schedule listed above from all eligible entries that are in the top 30th percentile of popularity of the comment and Facebook Likes that the entrant made and received prior to drawing. Drawing will be conducted under the direction of GadgetsGo.com whose decisions are final and legally binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Entries will be declared made by the authorized GadgetsGo.com account holder submitted at the time of entry.
The following prize will be awarded upon drawing (1 general prize will be awarded over the Sweepstakes Period):
(1) Drop Stop 2-Pack, LED Credit Card Light & Slide-Free Pad. Terms and conditions apply. Approximate retail value of $19.95.
By entering this Sweepstakes, you acknowledge, understand and agree that, if you are the winner, it is your sole responsibility to use the prize in the way it is stated for. GadgetsGo.com does not represent, warrant or guarantee the product used as the prize.
YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT GADGETSGO.COM HAS NOT MADE, DOES NOT MAKE AND SPECIFICALLY NEGATES AND DISCLAIMS ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, PROMISES, COVENANTS, AGREEMENTS, OR GUARANTIES OF ANY KIND OF CHARACTER WHATSOEVER, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ORAL OR WRITTEN, PAST, PRESENT OR FUTURE, OF, AS TO, CONCERNING, OR WITH RESPECT TO: (1) ANY PRODUCT'S QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, OR SUITABILITY OF THE MATERIALS AND INSTALLATION FOR ANY AND ALL ACTIVITIES AND USES; (2) THE COMPLIANCE OF OR BY ANY PRODUCT WITH ANY APPLICABLE LAWS; (3) THE OPERATION OF ANY PRODUCT INSTALLED WITH ANY APPLICABLE LAWS; AND (4) THE MERCHANTABILITY, MARKETABILITY, PROFITABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF ANY PRODUCT.
This information must be received by GadgetsGo.com within thirty (30) days from the date the winner is notified that he or she has been verified as the Grand Prize winner or the winner forfeits any right winner may have to the Prize. IMPORTANT NOTE: WINNER’S FAILURE TO PROVIDE WRITTEN NOTICE TO GADGETSGO.COM THE ABOVE INFORMATION OF THE ELIGIBLE PRODUCT WITHIN SUCH TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE SHALL CONSTITUTE A WAIVER OF SUCH CLAIM WITH THE WINNER THEREBY FORFEITING ANY CLAIM TO THE PRIZE UNDER THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
To receive a Winners List or Sweepstakes Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Jan 2013 FB Contest, List of Winners or Rules, PO Box 5793, Miami Beach, FL 33141. Requests must be received no later than 02/21/2013.
NOTIFICATION OF WINNER:
Prize winners will be sent his or her Prize via postal mail or express service, whichever is appropriate, as determined by GadgetsGo.com. The Prize will be forfeited if the winner is in non-compliance with these Official Rules or if selected potential winner cannot be contacted, provides incorrect email or mailing address, is ineligible, fails to claim the Prize, or if the Prize notification or Prize is returned as undeliverable. In that event, an alternate winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received.
By entering this Sweepstakes, you authorize the Sponsor and its contractors to list your name and state on the Winners List, pending eligibility confirmation, should your entry be drawn. By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. The Official Rules are posted at http://www.GadgetsGo.com/Facebook-Contest-Rules-Drop-Stop-Jan.-2013. You agree that if you are selected as a winner, you will agree to a liability release pursuant to which you agree to release GadgetsGo.com, Facebook and each of their respective parent corporations, officers, directors, employees and stockholders from any injuries, damages or losses of any kind including death that may arise out of the participation in this Sweepstakes or out of the acceptance, use, misuse or possession of the Prize.
GENERAL CONDITIONS, WAIVER AND RELEASE:
ALL TAXES, FEES AND SURCHARGES ON THE PRIZE WON ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER. You agree (i) to be bound by all applicable U.S. laws and regulations, as well as these Official Rules and the decision of GadgetsGo.com, which are final and legally binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes, (ii) to waive any right to claim ambiguity in these Official Rules, and (iii) to release, indemnify and hold harmless GadgetsGo.com and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, representatives, promotion and advertising agencies, including Facebook and each of their respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) from and against any injuries, losses, damages, claims, actions any liability of any kind resulting from or arising from participation in this Sweepstakes or acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of the Prize that may be awarded. Releasees are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Sweepstakes-related materials; for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, inaccurate entries, or for transactions that are lost, misdirected, fail to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly or are lost for any reason including computer, telephone, paper transfer, human or other error; or for electronic, computer, or telephonic malfunction or error, including any injury or damage to you or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes, or inability to access any web site associated with this Sweepstakes, or process any transaction thereon. If in GadgetsGo.com’s sole opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of this Sweepstakes, or if computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual Sponsor believes has tampered with the entry process and/or void any entries Sponsor believes to have been submitted fraudulently, to modify or suspend this Sweepstakes, or to terminate this Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the Prize using all non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. Moreover, GadgetsGo.com reserves the right to rescind or change these Official Rules or this Sweepstakes at any time without notice unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law. ANY ATTEMPT BY YOU OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, GADGETSGO.COM RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Any attempts by an individual to access any web site associated with this Sweepstakes via a bot script or other brute force attack or any other unauthorized means will result in the IP address becoming ineligible. Use of automated entry devices or programs such as by script, macro or any other automated means is prohibited and entries so generated are void. This Sweepstakes is conducted in English (which will be given its everyday ordinary meaning). By entering this Sweepstakes, you hereby agree that (a) any and all disputes shall be resolved in the appropriate state and federal courts in the State of Florida located in West Palm Beach, Florida, exclusively, and subject to the laws of the State of Florida (and should there be a conflict between the laws of the State of Florida and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the State of Florida), (b) you irrevocably waive any objection, which any of them may now or hereafter have to the bringing of any such action or proceeding in such respective jurisdictions, including any objection to the laying of venue based on the grounds of forum non conveniens and any objection based on the grounds of lack of in personam jurisdiction, and (c) IN ANY LITIGATION ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THIS sweepstakes, you HERETO and HEREBY KNOWINGLY, VOLUNTARILY AND INTENTIONALLY WAIVE THE RIGHT you MAY HAVE TO A TRIAL BY JURY WITH RESPECT TO ANY LITIGATION BASED HEREON, OR ARISING OUT OF, UNDER OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY COURSE OF CONDUCT, COURSE OF DEALING, STATEMENTS (WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN) OR ACTIONS OF EITHER PARTY RELATING TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES. You may not assign, transfer or otherwise delegate any obligation you have under these Official Rules without GadgetsGo.com’s prior written approval, which such approval may be withheld by GadgetsGo.comin its sole discretion. The failure of GadgetsGo.com to enforce, insist upon, or comply with any of the terms, conditions or covenants of these Official Rules or the Sweepstakes, or GadgetsGo.com’s waiver of the same in any instance or instances shall not be construed as a general waiver or relinquishment of any such terms, conditions or covenants, but the same shall be and remain at all times in full force and effect. You acknowledge that you have carefully reviewed these Official Rules, that you have been advised with regard to the subject matter hereof by you legal counsel selected by you if you so choose to seek such counsel, and that these Official Rules and any uncertainty or ambiguity herein and therein shall not be construed against GadgetsGo.com as drafter. Should any provision, portion or application thereof, of these Official Rules be determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or in conflict with any applicable laws, an equitable adjustment to the affected provisions of these Official Rules with a view toward effecting the purpose of these Official Rules and the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions, portions or applications thereof, shall not be impaired.
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