Official Contest Rules
No purchase is necessary to participate or win.
How to Enter.
The survey will begin at approximately 12 pm Pacific Time on May 2, 2005. The contest will run until until July 31, 2005. The first and last name provided by online entrants will be the identity of the entrant and, if selected for a prize, the identity of the winner. The use of a bogus name or email address will disqualify an entrant. There is a limit of one entry per email address, per person and/or per family or household. Duplicate entries will be void. By entering an email address, entrant consents to receiving additional TDS promotional information. All entrants agree to abide by these Official Contest Rules. All entries become the property of Tripod Data Systems, Inc. ("TDS").
General Conditions and Releases.
An entrant or winner may be disqualified from the prize drawing if he or she fails to comply with these official rules, as determined by the sole discretion of TDS.
Unless prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use winner's name and likeness in all media for publicity purposes without any further compensation. By entering or accepting a prize in the drawing, winner agrees to be bound by these Official Contest Rules and to conform to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. The winner will be required to execute and return to TDS within 14 days an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and Publicity Release to be eligible for the prize, or an alternate winner will be selected. Winner may be required to furnish proof of identity, address and birth date in order to receive prize.
By entering, participants agree to release and hold harmless TDS, its subsidiaries and affiliated entities, directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents, and representatives from any damage, injury, death, loss, claim, action, demand, or other liability that may arise from their acceptance and/or use of any prize or their participation in this promotion, or from any misuse or malfunction of any prize awarded.
TDS is not responsible for 1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner on the entry form or 2) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind. TDS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this survey and prize drawing should a virus, "bug" or other cause beyond TDS' control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the survey.
Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this survey will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. TDS reserves the right to modify the rules of the survey in any way or at any time. This survey shall be governed by Oregon law. By participating in this contest, entrants agree that Oregon courts shall have jurisdiction over any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this survey and that venue shall be only in Benton County, Oregon.