Official Rules for the itBit Pte. Ltd. Apple Watch Conference Giveaway Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes").

Sponsor

itBit Pte. Ltd., 140 East 45th Street, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10017

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

Eligibility

Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the United States, 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, and its parents, divisions, affiliates, subsidiaries, promotional or marketing agencies, and their immediate family members (parent, child, sibling and spouse) and persons living in the same households of each such employee (whether related or not) are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law.

To Enter

To enter, visit Sponsor’s exhibit booth (the “itBit Booth”) at the Inside Bitcoins New York Conference anytime from 8:00 am Eastern Time (ET) on April 28, 2015 to 5:00 pm ET on April 29, 2015 (“Promotion Period”) and deposit your business card into the Sweepstakes box located at the itBit Booth. Limit one entry per person. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, garbled, illegible or misdirected entries, or for any error, human, technical or otherwise, which occurs or may occur in the processing of entries as more fully described herein. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor.

 

How Winner is Selected

One winner will be chosen randomly from among all business card entries received at the itBit Booth during the Promotion Period. The odds of winning the Prize depend upon the total number of eligible business card entries received.  Sponsor will contact the winner through email. Neglecting to respond to the Sponsor's email within five (5) business days of email receipt shall result in disqualification. In case of disqualification, a new winner shall be picked randomly. Winner may be required to sign and return a Declaration of Compliance/Liability/Publicity Release within five (5) business days of issuance or the prize will be forfeited. Neglecting to provide the signed Declaration of Compliance/Liability/Publicity Release to the Sponsor within five (5) business days of receipt shall result in disqualification. In case of disqualification, a new winner shall be picked randomly. By submitting your name, you grant Sponsor permission to post your name on the Internet for public viewing and for use in promotional materials including but not limited to print, online, email database, and/or in-store display.  The decisions of Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.

Prize

One (1) Grand Prize of an Apple Watch having an actual retail value of $350 (the “Prize”). Prize package contents are subject to change at the discretion of the Sponsor. No cash equivalents, transfers or substitution of prizes permitted except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute the Prize (or a portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Winner is responsible for the payment of all taxes on the Prize.

Sweepstakes Administration

Sponsor reserves the right to amend the Official Rules at any time in its sole discretion due to amendment and/or adoption of new or existing laws and/or regulations regarding the administration, operation or any other aspect of the Sweepstakes in any jurisdiction. Please check the Official Rules for any changes/modifications. The Sponsor and its employees, agents and representatives are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription or loss or delay of entry or prize reply information, or for any technical or human errors associated with the Sweepstakes. By entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree: (i) to abide by and be bound to the Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor; (ii) Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify and/or deem ineligible any individual it suspects to be in violation of, or to have failed to agree to, these Official Rules, or to be acting in a disruptive or dishonest manner; and (iii) Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes if fraud or any other factor impairs the integrity of the Sweepstakes as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion. If, in Sponsor's opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if the integrity of the Sweepstakes is otherwise compromised, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to void any submissions at issue (including disqualifying any individual who tampers with the submission process), and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, at any time without notice. You agree that submission of an entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes agreement to these rules. You may not submit an entry to the Sweepstakes and are not eligible to receive the Prize described in the Official Rules, unless you agree to the Official Rules. These Official Rules form a binding legal agreement between you and the Sweepstakes sponsors with respect to the Sweepstakes. In the event of such cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award the Prize in a random drawing from all eligible submission received before the time of cancellation.

Disclaimer

Sponsor and any agents acting for or on its behalf are not responsible for error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive entry information on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information or the failure to capture any such information. If the Sweepstakes becomes technically corrupted or compromised due to any of the foregoing factors or non-authorized human intervention, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate the Sweepstakes in its entirety or to select potential Winner from all eligible submissions received prior to termination. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify any promotion not capable of completion as planned, including tampering, unauthorized intervention, force majeure or technical failures of any sort.

Limitation of Liability

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU SHALL HAVE NO RIGHT TO ENJOIN OR RESTRAIN THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, ADVERTISING, PROMOTION, DISTRIBUTION OR EXPLOITATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR SPONSOR. IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, OR ITS PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, AND RELATED COMPANIES, OR ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "RELEASEES") BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING, ATTORNEYS' FEES) OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, MISUSE, LOSS OR MISDIRECTION OF THE PRIZE, PARTICIPATION IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES RELATED ACTIVITIES OR ACCESS TO AND USE OF ANY INTERNET SITE, AND YOU AGREE TO RELEASE, DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE RELEASEES FROM ANY SUCH CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION FROM ANY DAMAGE, INJURY, DEATH, LOSS OR OTHER LIABILITY EITHER AT LAW OR EQUITY WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ASSERTED OR NOT ASSERTED THAT MAY ARISE FROM OR IN ANY WAY RELATE TO YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE AWARDING, ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE SWEEPSTAKES, THE PRIZE AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS. SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY.

Entrant's Personal Information

By participating in the Sweepstakes, except where legally prohibited, you grant permission for Sponsor and its designees to use your name, address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or other likeness, and prize information for advertising, trade, and promotional purposes relating to this Sweepstakes, without further compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity, without notice, or review, or approval. By participating in the Sweepstakes, participants agree that Sponsor or its agents may contact you using the personal information obtained from you in the Sweepstakes for marketing or other purposes.

Information collected from participants is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy available at http://www.itbit.com/h/legal

Disputes

Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connection with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York or the appropriate New York State Court located in New York County, New York.