Employees and immediate family members of Franchise Direct (McGarry Internet), its associated companies, professional advisers, advertising and promotional agencies are not eligible to take part in the Franchise Direct “iPod Giveaway”. Entrants must be over 18 years of age. The Giveaway is only open in states and nations where the Giveaway complies with local law AND THE DRAWING IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED
The Giveaway will commence during the week of 28th January 2009 and run until approximately 11.59 (EST time) on 20th March 2009. Entry into the Giveaway is made by entrants becoming a member of Franchise Direct’s www.Facebook.com online Group “Become an Entrepreneur through Franchising” OR Franchise Direct’s www.LinkedIn.com online Group “Franchise Roundtable”. There will be a total of two iPods given away (one per Group). Entrants must already be a member of the corresponding website to be eligible to become a member of a Group. The odds of winning are dependant on the number of entries made and therefore incapable of calculation.
There is no cash alternative to the prizes, and the Promoter shall have the right to substitute the prizes being offered with one of equal or greater value. The prize winners (and not the Promoter) shall be responsible for the payment of all applicable taxes incurred by them related to the receipt of any prize they win in the Giveaway. Entry to the Giveaway shall be limited to entrants who have Internet access prior to the start of the Giveaway. Each entrant is limited to one successful entry - Entrants may join both Groups but will only be entered into one draw dependant on which group they join first. The decision of the Promoter is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Winners will be allowed 28 days for delivery of the prize, after notification was received. The postage and packaging will be paid by the Promoter. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for prizes lost or delayed in delivery by post.
Each of the winners will be notified by online message via the relevant www.Facebook.com or www.LinkedIn.com Group no later than ten days after the close of the Giveaway and may be required to complete and return a form by fax or email to the Promoter to confirm their eligibility (e.g. proof of age, residence) to participate in the Giveaway within ten days of notification that they have won. If a winner fails to return the form within the time stated or is found to be ineligible for any reason a further winner will be selected in their place. The winners will be deemed to consent to the use of their name, likeness and image for publicity purposes without further compensation. The winners’ names will be available on request from Franchise Direct (McGarry Internet) by sending an email to email@example.com
The Promoter does not accept responsibility for: (1) lost, late or undelivered entries, notifications or communications; (2) any technical, computer, online, telephone, cable, electronic, software, hardware, transmission, connection, Internet, Website (including www.facebook.com and www.linkedin.com), or other access issue, failure, malfunction or difficulty that might hinder the ability of an entrant to enter the Giveaway; or (3) for any event which may cause the Giveaway to be disrupted or corrupted . Entrants who tamper with Giveaway code will be disqualified.
The Promoter disclaims any liability for inaccurate information, whether caused by the Website, users, equipment used in the Giveaway, or by human or technical errors related to the submission of entries. The Promoter makes no warranties or guarantees in relation to the prizes.
The Promoter may cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway or these terms and conditions prior to the cessation of the Giveaway for any reason, including for technical reasons such as computer viruses, bugs, tampering or technical failures.
By entering the Giveaway, entrants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions which are governed by the law of the State of Georgia. The Promoter and all entrants irrevocably agree that the courts of the State of Georgia shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise in connection with these Terms and Conditions or the Giveaway and submit all such disputes to the jurisdiction of the State of Georgia , provided that for the exclusive benefit of the Promoter, the Promoter shall retain the right to bring proceedings as to the substance of the matter in the courts of the country of an entrant’s residence.
Promoter: Franchise Direct (McGarry Internet) 3355 Lenox Road, Suite 750, Atlanta GA 30326, USA.