Rules of Participation
PARTICIPATION IN THE SURVEY IS NECESSARY TO ENTER AND RECEIVE THE PRIZE DESCRIBED IN THESE RULES. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER. PARTICIPATION WILL AND FULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS IN THESE RULES WILL ALLOW FOR THE ISSUANCE OF THE PRIZE DESCRIBED. ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
The Amazon eGift Card Survey (the “Survey”), brought to you by HiveIO Inc. (the “Sponsor”), is governed by these rules (the “Official Rules”). The Survey is open to all individuals employed in the Information Technology (or similar) field with access to Facebook/LinkedIn/Twitter. Invitations to participate will be contained in an advertisement on Facebook/LinkedIn/Twitter. To participate, each participant (the “Participant”) must be considered by the Sponsor to be legitimate (as determined by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion.) The Participant participating in the Survey must be at least 18 years old at the time of participation. Participant must work for an eligible Company defined as having an active Company webpage, a Company LinkedIn Page, a Company with greater than 30 employees. This is not a sweepstake or a contest. No purchase is necessary to enter or win. Employees of the Sponsor, and members of their immediate families, Employees of Resellers and Distributors, are not eligible to participate. The Survey is subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations, and is void where prohibited by law.
2. How to Participate
Participating in the Survey, if eligible, will allow you to receive the Prize. To participate in the Survey, enter the information requested on the following page: www.hiveio.com/trynow. Completion of this information with valid and accurate data, working for an eligible Company and viewing and discussing the product demonstration with Sponsor’s sales representative will complete your entry into the Survey.
The information submitted with each entry will only be used by the Sponsor in accordance with applicable data protection regulations for the purposes of administering the Survey. The Sponsor will not transfer or disclose the information submitted by you to any third parties except as noted below. (See Data Policy below.)
4. Survey Period
The Survey begins on October 1, 2018 12:01 AM EST and ends on October 12, 2018 11:59 PM EST (the “Survey Period”) or while supplies of the Prize(s) last. All entries must be received no later than October 12, 2018 11:59 PM EST. Entries submitted or attempted to be submitted outside of the Promotion Period will be automatically disqualified.
Every Participant completing the Survey and meeting the eligibility requirements will receive one $50 Amazon eGift card. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize or portion thereof for one of equal value should it become unavoidable for any reason. Participants are responsible for payment of all federal, state and local income taxes on prizes. Limit: One prize per Company and Participant. Multiple Participants working the same Company will be reviewed on a first entered basis. The first Participant that qualifies for the prize will be the only Participant eligible for that Company.
6. General Conditions
This Survey shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, without regard to the principles of conflicts of law, and participation by the submission of an entry constitutes acceptance by the Participant of such laws. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. This Survey is void where prohibited by law. Participants agree to be bound by these Survey Rules, and the decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.
WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT OF ANY OTHER PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SURVEY MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. IF ANY SUCH ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, REASONABLE ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT OR OTHER PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING SEEKING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
7. Release of Liability
All Participants release the Sponsor, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, employees, and all others associated with the development and execution of the Survey from any and all liability with respect to or in any way arising from this Survey and/or acceptance or the use of prizes, including liability for personal injury, death, damages, or loss.
The Sponsor is not responsible for entries that are corrupted or otherwise not received correctly, or for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of e-mail, or on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage or participants or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in the Survey. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Survey. The Sponsor 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, including lost, late or misdirected entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (1) incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information or late, lost, stolen, illegible, incomplete, misdirected, or entries received through impermissible or illegitimate channels, all of which will be disqualified; (2) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any telephone, computer, network, hardware or software; (3) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any service; (4) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Survey; (5) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Survey or the processing of entries; (6) any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to Participant’s computer, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the Participant’s participation in the Survey or from downloading any material from the Sponsor’s website, regardless of whether the material was prepared by the Sponsor or any third party, and regardless of whether the material is connected to the Sponsor’s website by hypertext link. If, for any reason, a Participant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, the Participant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Survey. If it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Survey, or any part of it, Sponsor shall have no further responsibility to the participant. No more than the stated number of prizes (if any) will be issued. Any activities intended to disrupt or interfere with the proper entry into the Survey, or defraud the Sponsor in any way, may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Participants engaging in any of the foregoing activities will be disqualified, and any prizes won will be forfeited.
If, for any reason, the Survey is not capable of proceeding as planned, including, without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Survey, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Survey.
8. Survey Sponsor
The Survey is sponsored by the HiveIO Inc., 80 River Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030. Any questions regarding the Survey should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
THIS SURVEY IS VOID OUTSIDE THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Participants agree that this Survey shall be subject to and governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey and the forum for any dispute related to the Survey shall be in the State of New Jersey. To the extent permitted by law, the right to litigate, to seek injunctive relief or to make any other recourse to judicial or any other procedure in case of disputes or claims resulting from or on connection with this Survey are hereby excluded and waived by the Participant. Except where prohibited, Participant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Survey or any prizes issued shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by a court situated in the State of New Jersey; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred by the Participant, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation lost profits may be awarded (collectively, “Special Damages”), and (4) Participant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. Certain restrictions may apply in some jurisdictions. Entries void if the Sponsor determines the entries are illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error, obtained through fraud or theft or otherwise non-compliant with these Official Rules.
By participating, Participants also agree (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; and (b) that the decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding with respect to all matters relating to the Survey.
The Sponsor reserves the right to verify the validity and originality of any entry and/or Participant (including a Participant's identity and address) and to disqualify any Participant who submits an entry, respectively, that is not in accordance with these Official Rules or who tampers with the entry process. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
10. Data Privacy
By entering, Participants agree that personal data (“Personal Data”), including, without limitation, the Participants’ name and address, may be processed, shared and otherwise used for the purposes and within the context of the Survey, sales and marketing campaigns, and any other purposes outlined in these Official Rules. Participants will be contacted by Sponsor in order to participate in the product demonstration. Participants also agree that such Personal Data may also be used by the Sponsor in order to verify the participant's identity, postal address, and telephone number or to otherwise verify the participant's eligibility to participate in the Survey. While the Sponsor is committed to undertaking reasonable measures to protect the privacy, accuracy and reliability of the Personal Data submitted and to protect such information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, the Sponsor notes that the internet is not a perfect service medium and data transmission is not guaranteed to be secure. The Sponsor uses, and will use, a variety of security measures to insure the security of the Personal Data collected during the Survey. However, the Sponsor cannot and does not warrant the security of the Personal Data which is submitted as part of the Survey and cannot and does not warrant that such Personal Data will not be intercepted unlawfully by third parties. When any information is provided to the Sponsor as part of the Survey, including Personal Data, such submission is done at the Participants own risk.