TRADEPUB SURFACE PRO 3 BUNDLE SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
Sponsored by: NetLine Corporation, 750 University Avenue, Suite 200, Los Gatos, CA 95032 (the "Sponsor").
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING the "TradePub Surface Pro 3 Bundle Sweepstakes" (the "Sweepstakes").
How to Enter:
METHOD #1: To enter the Sweepstakes, you will need to agree to these Official Rules ("Rules") and submit an entry form using your work-related contact information.
METHOD #2: Mail a postcard, including your name, complete address, telephone number and email address to: NetLine Corporation - TradePub Surface Pro 3 Bundle Sweepstakes, 750 University Drive, Suite 200, Los Gatos, CA 95032. Each postcard must be mailed separately and must be postmarked between 4/15/2015 and 5/15/2015, and received by 5/15/2015. Limit one (1) entry per person/postal address. Photocopied, illegible, or mechanically reproduced entries are not eligible. All entries become the property of the Sponsors and will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsors are not responsible for lost, late, damaged, misdirected or postage-due mailed entries.
Eligibility: The "TradePub Surface Pro 3 Bundle Sweepstakes" (the "Sweepstakes") is open to LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AGED 18 YEARS OR OLDER AS OF THE DATE OF ENTRY. Employees of NetLine Corporation, their affiliates, partners, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and internet agencies and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, sibling, child and respective spouses) and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Void outside of the United States and where prohibited. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Agreement to Official Rules: By participating, entrants agree (i) to abide by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor and judges which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Sweepstakes; and (ii) to release and hold harmless Sponsor, and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the "Released Parties") for any liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes or the acceptance, possession, or use of a prize. Except where prohibited by law, acceptance of a prize constitutes each winner's consent to the use by Sponsor and its designees of his/her name, city and state of residence and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without further compensation, notification or permission. Acceptance of a prize constitutes each winner's consent to have his or her name released in a winner's list which will be made available to the public. To obtain a copy of these Rules, please print this page.
Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins on 4/15/2015, Pacific time ("Start Date"), and ends on 5/15/2015. Pacific time ("Expiration Date") (the "Sweepstakes Period"), consisting of a single monthly drawing. To be eligible, entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. Pacific time on last day of the month of monthly drawing ("Monthly Period"). Limit one (1) entry per person/email.
Drawings: Potential winners will be randomly selected on or about the first week following the drawing Monthly Period from among all eligible entries received during the Monthly Period conducted under the supervision of NetLine Corporation, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Winner Notification: Potential winners will be notified within ten (10) business days following the applicable drawing date by email, phone and/or mail and may be required to execute and return a completed W-9 and an affidavit of eligibility and liability and, unless prohibited, publicity release within ten (10) days of attempted notification. In the event of noncompliance within this period, with these Official Rules or if any of the registration information provided is inaccurate or in the event that Sponsor is unable to contact any potential winner by within a reasonable time period or potential winner fails to respond to notification within five (5) days after email transmission of notification of winning the Sweepstakes or failure of the potential Winner to sign and return Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability/Publicity release (where legal) within five (5) days of date of notification or a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsors discretion, awarded to an alternate winner. If you object to or do not agree with any of these Rules, please do not participate in the Sweepstakes. The Winner will be provided an IRS Form 1099 for the fair market value of the Prize and shall be required to provide, to Sponsor, his/her Social Security number for tax reporting purposes.
Prize will be sent to the address associated to the entry or new address provided via email within 4-6 weeks of winner being verified. If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, it will result in disqualification, and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner in a separate random drawing.
Winner's Consent: Except where prohibited by law, participation in the Sweepstakes as well as acceptance of a Prize constitutes Winner's consent and permission for Sponsor and/or their designees to use the Winner's name address, photograph, testimonial or other likeness and/or prize information or personal exposition (and/or any edited portion thereof), and biographical information for promotional, advertising and/or publicity purposes in any media, now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without compensation or notice to, or further consent of, to the Winner.
Prize(s): TradePub Surface Pro 3 Bundle will contain: One (1) Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Tablet. One (1) Type Cover and One (1) Surface Sleeve. A two (2) year warranty. One (1) year membership to Office 365. Total Maximum Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") is $1228. All federal, state and local taxes and any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of a prize not specified herein as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the winner. 1099 tax statements will be filed with the IRS for the winner of any prize that has a value exceeding $600. Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winner may make no substitutions, cash redemptions or transfer of prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. All prize details are at the sole discretion of Sponsor.
Winners List: The names of the prize winner may be obtained after each Monthly Period by not later than 90 days after the end of the Monthly Period by sending a request for the Sweepstakes Winner list together with a self-addressed stamped envelope to: NetLine Corporation, Attn: TradePub Surface Pro 3 Bundle, 750 University Avenue, Suite 200, Los Gatos, CA 95032.
Contact Us: You may contact us at the e-mail address below with questions or comments concerning these Rules, the program entry specifications, or other Sweepstakes-related issues: email@example.com
General Conditions: The following general conditions apply to the Sweepstakes:
Void Where Prohibited: Disqualification. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited, taxed, regulated or where registration is required. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. We reserve the right to disqualify the entry of any Entrant suspected of attempting to disrupt the Sweepstakes and may prosecute or seek other legal action against such Entrant.
Cancellation: NetLine Corporation reserves the right to cancel, suspend or modify the Sweepstakes if fraud, virus or other technical problem or any other factors beyond our reasonable control in any way interferes or corrupts the administration, security or proper administration of the Sweepstakes. If NetLine Corporation cancels the Sweepstakes, the Prize will be distributed in accordance with the entries received through the cancellation date. Failure to enforce a remedy shall not constitute a waiver of the future right to enforce the remedy.
Prohibition on Automated Entries: Any use of automated or programmed entry device methods, effecting entries on-line is prohibited and use of such instrumentalities to submit and entry will be disqualified. Any attempts to access and enter the Sweepstakes via a bot script or other brute-force attack will result in that IP / e-mail address becoming ineligible for the entire Sweepstakes. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned.
Internet: Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. Authorized account holder is deemed as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the potentially winning entry. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, uploads of malicious files or viruses, or any other causes beyond the control of NetLine Corporation which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes NetLine Corporation reserves the right to disqualify any entry or any individual who tampers with the entry or voting process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and select a Winner using all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the date of termination. NetLine Corporation assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. NetLine Corporation is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, NETLINE CORPORATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON (S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Release of Liability: Except where prohibited, by making an entry, all Entrants including the Winner releases and holds harmless NetLine Corporation and its subsidiaries, affiliates, and their shareholders, directors, officers, employees and agents and the judges (the "Released Parties") from and against any claim or cause of action, or liability arising from or out of participation in the Sweepstakes, or acceptance or use of the Prize, including human or technical errors, receipt or use of any Prize, personal injury, death, damages, or monetary loss, and the risks of travel for prize delivery. IN NO EVENT WILL NETLINE CORPORATION, ITS LICENSEES, AND OR THEIR AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND RELATED COMPANIES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE SWEEPSTAKES. Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, incomplete, gabled, inaccurate, delayed, undelivered or misdirected entries, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, or for any other error of any kind whether human, mechanical, network, electronic, technical, typographical, printing or otherwise, relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. Entrants agree to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless Released Parties from and against, and accept all responsibility of any kind, including but not limited to financial, for any liability, claims, losses, damages or proceedings, including but not limited for death, (including reasonable attorneys' fees) relating to any actions taken by a Entrant, in participation of the Sweepstakes. Entrant also agrees to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties from any and all liability, claims, losses, damages or proceedings, including but not limited for death (including reasonable attorneys' fees) relating to Prizes and any other matter in connection with a Entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes or Sponsor or its designees.
Disclaimer of Sponsor Responsibility: Except where prohibited, by making an entry, Entrant agrees that the Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by the Entrant or printing errors; (b) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Sweepstakes; (c) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (d) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, by the Entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt, use or misuse of any prize.
Exclusive Forum for Disputes: Choice of Law. Except where prohibited, by making an entry, Entrant, agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded, other than the administration of the Sweepstakes or the determination of winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate state or federal court located in Santa Clara County, CA, USA; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (c) Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Rules, or the rights and obligations of Entrant and NetLine Corporation in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed solely by, and construed exclusively in accordance with, the laws of State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than State of California.
Sponsor: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is NetLine Corporation, 750 University Avenue, Suite 200, Los Gatos, California 95032.
Administrator: This Sweepstakes is administered by NetLine Corporation, 750 University Avenue, Suite 200, Los Gatos, California 95032.