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- Attempting to gain unauthorized access to the Sites, or any account, computer system, or network connected to the Sites, by means such as hacking, password mining or other illicit means;
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17. Limitation on Lawsuits; Binding Arbitration; & Waiver of Jury Trial
Effective Date: December 18, 2013.
WVC VOYCE PRO DRAWING OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
VOID OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
ENTRY IN THIS PROMOTION CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
i4C Innovations Inc., 3800 Concorde Pkwy, Ste 400, Chantilly, VA 20151, is the sponsor of this Promotion (“Sponsor” or “i4C”).
2. ENTRY PERIOD
Eligible persons may participate in the The WVC Voyce Pro Drawing Promotion (“Promotion”) from March 7, 2016 at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) through 4:59 PM ET March 9, 2016 (the “Entry Period”).
To participate, at the time of entry, you must be (i) a legal resident of the United States (ii) 18 years of age or older or above the age of majority in your state of residence and (iii) an attendee at the WVC Conference 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, March 7-9, 2016 (“Participant(s)”). All other persons are not eligible. Sponsor or its agent reserves the right to verify the eligibility of any entrant at any time. Void where prohibited by law. Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
During the Entry Period, eligible persons may enter Promotion at the WVC Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, March 7-9, 2016 (“Event”). At Event, eligible persons may obtain an entry by visiting Sponsor’s booth and inquiring about entry.
LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PARTICIPANT. Any attempt by a Participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries will void and that Participant may be disqualified.
5. WINNER SELECTION
Sponsor will select three (3) potential winners from all eligible entries. The drawings will occur at 4:00 p.m. each day. Winners will be notified by email and must respond within the time period set forth in such notification. Potential winner will be required to furnish proof of identification in a form satisfactory to Sponsor. Before being declared a winner, potential winners may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability & Publicity Release (“Affidavit”) (unless prohibited by law) within the time period provided by Sponsor, or the prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, awarded to an alternate winner. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, declines to accept the prize or fails to sign and return the Affidavit within the required time period (if applicable), or prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits the prize. Potential winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner of the prize is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will randomly select an alternative potential winner.
The Sponsor will award each winner with one (1) Voyce Pro™ health monitor with a six-month free subscription to the Voyce Pro™ monitoring service. The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the prize is $370.00. Total ARV of all prizes is: $1,110.00. Each prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor or its agent reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period.
By accepting a prize, potential winner consents to the use of his/her name, address (city and state), biographical information, voice, and statements relating to the Promotion, and photographs or other likenesses, without further compensation, notification or permission in any publicity, promotion or advertising carried out by Sponsor or its designees in any and all media now known or hereafter developed without territorial or time limitation, except where prohibited by law.
7. PROMOTION CONDITIONS
This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. By participating, Participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in this Promotion or these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Promotion at any time, for any reason, at its sole discretion. All decisions of Sponsor and its agent are final in all matters relating to this Promotion.
8. NO WARRANTIES
By entering, each Participant agrees and acknowledges that Sponsor has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relating to the prize.
9. PROMOTION OPERATION/FORCE MAJEURE
If for any reason, this Promotion is not capable of running as planned, including tampering, fraud, technical failure, or any other cause which corrupts or threatens the administration, security or integrity of the Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the Promotion or any portion of the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Participant’s entry(s) in the Promotion (and void all associated registrations and/or entries) or entitlement to a prize, if, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, it determines or suspects that the Participant has attempted to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception, or other fraudulent, deceptive or unfair playing practices (including any entries generated by script, macro, robotic, programmed, or any other automated means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process). Sponsor is not responsible for any problems that may arise, including but not limited to: (a) lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellite, cable Internet Service Providers, websites, or other connection, availability or accessibility problems arising in connection with or over the course of the Promotion; (b) communications failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions or hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (c) failure of personal computers and/or software and hardware configurations, any technical malfunctions, failures, or difficulties, printing errors, clerical, typographical or other errors in the offering or announcement of any prize or in any prize notification documents or any other Promotion-related materials; (d) for any other errors of any kind relating to or in connection with the Promotion, whether human, mechanical, clerical, electronic, or technical in nature, including, but not limited to, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries and/or registrations; (e) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information in connection with the Promotion; or (f) damage to a user's system occasioned by participation in this Promotion or downloading any information necessary to participate in this Promotion. Any attempt by a person to tamper with, disrupt, or deliberately damage any web site or technology related to this Promotion, or undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil laws, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
10. GENERAL DISCLOSURES
In the event of any conflict with any Promotion details contained in these Official Rules and Promotion details contained in point of sale, television and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other promotion media (“Promotion Materials”), the details of the Promotion as set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to modify or suspend the Promotion (or any portion thereof) at any time and for any reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion without notice to Participants.
11. INDEMNITY / RELEASE OF LIABILITY
To the maximum extent permitted by law, each Participant indemnifies Sponsor and its affiliates, subsidiaries, parent companies, licensors, advertising and promotional agencies, and all of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agencies (“Promotion Entities”) at all times from and against any and all liability, claims, demands, losses, damages, costs and expenses resulting from any act, default or omission of the Participant, including the materials they submit for entry, and/or a breach of these Official Rules and any warranty set forth herein. To the maximum extent permitted by law, each Participant agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Promotion Entities from and against any and all claims, actions, suits or proceedings, as well as any and all losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys fees) arising out of or accruing from (a) any entry materials submitted by Participant; (b) any misrepresentation made by the Participant in connection with the Promotion, and (c) any non-compliance by the Participant with these Official Rules. To the maximum extent permitted by law, each Participant agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Promotion Entities against any claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in any Promotion-related activity, including any claims relating to use, misappropriation or disclosure of any materials submitted herein.
12. CHOICE OF LAW
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Participant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia without regard to conflicts of law principles. All entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
By entering the Promotion, Participants agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute, claim, or demand related in any way to the Promotion will be decided by binding arbitration. All disputes between Participants and Sponsor of any kind or nature arising out of these Official Rules or this Promotion, shall be submitted to Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services, Inc. (“JAMS”) for binding arbitration under its rules then in effect in Virginia, before one arbitrator to be mutually agreed upon by both parties. The parties agree to share equally in the arbitration costs incurred.
15. WINNERS’ LIST
For the names of the winners, send a self-addressed postage stamped envelope to: I4C Innovations Inc., ATTN: WVC Drawing Coordinator, 3800 Concorde Pkwy Suite 400, Chantilly VA 20151 to be received by July 30, 2016. Winner’s name will be sent after all prizes have been awarded.