Limited Gold Edition Motorola XOOM™ Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES ONLY AND SHALL ONLY BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES LAW. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES.
Entry into the Limited Gold Edition Motorola XOOM™ Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) constitutes your acceptance of these Official Rules.
DATES: Sweepstakes will take place starting at 1:00 pm Eastern Time (“ET”) on 2/23/11 and end at 11:59 pm ET on 2/28/11 (“Sweepstakes Period”).
WHO MAY ENTER: Open to all legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, age 18 and over. Individuals employed by Motorola Mobility, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Weber Shandwick and their respective parents, affiliate companies, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and judges (collectively “Sweepstakes Parties”), Twitter and members of their immediate family (parent, child, spouse, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter.
HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes, during the Sweepstakes Period, re-tweet (“RT”) the specified tweets sent from the Motorola Twitter account (), located at http://twitter.com/motorola in their entirety, including the hashtag #motoxoom. One (1) re-tweet shall be equal to one (1) entry.
Entries must be received in the timeline by 11:59 pm ET on 2/28/11 to be eligible. For purposes of these Official Rules, "receipt" of an entry occurs when the timeline displays the entry information resulting from entrant posting Twitter update. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the Twitter account at the time the entry is submitted and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person who is assigned to the Twitter account. A potential winner may be required to provide Sweepstakes Parties with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the Twitter account associated with the winning entry. Do not create multiple Twitter accounts for purposes of participating in this Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) entry per Twitter account per day, regardless of the number of re-tweets completed during the Sweepstakes Period. The submission of an entry is solely the responsibility of the entrant. Entries may only be made according to the method described above. Automated entries (including but not limited to entries submitted using any robot, script, macro, or other automated service), are not permitted and will be disqualified.
DRAWING: On or around 3/1/11, a random drawing will be conducted to select two (2) potential winners from all eligible entries.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified by direct message on Twitter from the Twitter handle. All potential winners must meet the eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules, and may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, liability and publicity release (except where prohibited by law), and any other applicable forms required by a taxing authority, within two (2) days of receipt of written prize notification. Limit one (1) prize per person and/or household and/or twitter account. If Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner within a reasonable time period, if all required documents are not executed and returned within the specified time period, if a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or if any potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner. Should a winner make any false statement(s) in any document referenced above, the winner will be required to promptly return to Sponsor his/her prize. If any winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, prize may be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winners set forth herein.
ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.
PRIZES (2): A limited gold edition Motorola XOOM tablet (Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) $799.99 each). No service plan will be included. Prizes are non-transferable or substitutable by winner and are not redeemable for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes and any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including, without limitation, any service plans. Sponsor or its agents shall require payment from winner of taxes to be remitted to the appropriate taxing authorities. Released Parties (as defined below) expressly disclaim any responsibility or liability for injury or loss to any person or property relating to the delivery and/or subsequent use of prizes awarded. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor, except for the standard manufacturer’s warranty which comes with the Motorola XOOM tablet. Total ARV of all prizes: $1,599.98. Winners will receive prizes within thirty (30) days of winner verification. Upon delivery to the winner’s address, Sponsor will be deemed to have awarded the prize to the winner with winner assuming full responsibility for the prize. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
PUBLICITY RELEASE: By accepting a prize, each winner consents to Sponsor’s and its designees’ use of his/her name, photograph and/or likeness, address (city and state), voice, biographical information, and statements made by or attributed to them, worldwide in perpetuity, in any and all media now known or hereafter developed (including, without limitation, print, broadcast and Internet), for all legitimate business purposes including advertising and promotional activities without additional compensation, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.
MISCELLANEOUS CONDITIONS: By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding with respect to all issues relating to this Sweepstakes. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have complied with all of the conditions contained in the Official Rules. Released Parties are not responsible for any lost, late, misdirected, stolen, garbled, incomplete, damaged, delayed, or undelivered entries or tweets; or for any computer, online, telephone, technical or other malfunctions that may occur. Released Parties are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties assume 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. Released Parties are not responsible for any problems, failures or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, Internet Service Providers (ISP), cable, satellite, computer equipment, software, email, or browsers, on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, at any website, or on account of any other problems. Released Parties are not responsible for technical, mechanical, computer, network, printing, typographical or other errors or problems that may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries or tweets, the announcement of the winners, or in any other Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are not responsible for any injury or damage to participants or to any computer related to or resulting from visiting the website or participating or downloading materials in this Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel or terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated, to select winners in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to such termination or cancellation. Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Sweepstakes, or whom Sponsor believes to be causing malfunction, error, fraud, unsportmanlike conduct, disruption or damage will be disqualified. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor reserves the right to correct any typographical, printing, computer programming or operator errors. By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sweepstakes Parties, , Twitter and each of their respective officers, directors, representatives, agents and employees (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from or in connection with, either directly or indirectly, 1) the awarding, acceptance, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any prize awarded herein; or 2) participation in this Sweepstakes.
ARBITRATION AND CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants and Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Illinois, USA without regard to choice of law rules.
WINNERS’ LIST: If you would like a copy of the winners’ list, please send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Limited Gold Edition Motorola XOOM Sweepstakes Winners, Motorola Mobility, Inc., 600 N US Highway 45, Libertyville, IL 60048 after 3/1/11 and before 4/1/11.
SPONSOR: Motorola Mobility, Inc., 600 N US Highway 45, Libertyville, IL 60048.