POPGADGET CONTEST RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. OPEN AND OFFERED ONLY TO LEGAL U.S. RESIDENTS, 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT DATE OF ENTRY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
HOW TO ENTER: To enter a Popgadget contest, you must comply with all of the rules of the specific contest you are entering, as described in the post on the Popgadget website announcing the current contest (“contest post”), as well as these general contest rules which apply to all Popgadget contests. In order to qualify to win any contest, you must be a registered subscriber to Popgadget email newsletters by the contest entry deadline. You are a registered subscriber if your have correctly filled out the subscription form and confirmed your subscription by properly responding to the email from Popgadget asking you to confirm registration. There is a limit of one entry per person. No responsibility is assumed by Popgadget or the sponsor (if any), and entrants waive all claims for lost, late, illegible or misdirected entries or for any problems of technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer equipment, software, failure of any email service or any combination thereof, including without limitation any damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer resulting from participation in this contest. All entries become the property of Popgadget.
CURRENT PRIZE AND ENTRY DEADLINE: The prizes for the current contest are described on the Popgadget website or email newsletter in the post or article announcing the contest. The entry deadline is 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) of the last day of the contest. Prizes will be awarded upon winner validation and verification by Popgadget. Taxes, fees and all other charges, if any, are the sole responsibility of each prize winner. Sponsors of the contest, if any, are identified in the contest post.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: Winners in all contests on the Popgadget website will be selected by Popgadget or the contest sponsor, if any, in the manner described in the contest post. Chances of winning depend upon the number of qualified entries received by the entry deadline. Winners will be notified via email at the email address provided in their entries. If Popgadget is unable to reach a selected entrant by email or if the selected entrant does not respond to notification or fails to provide all requested information and releases requested for delivery of the prize within seven (7) days of notice, the selected entrant will be disqualified and will forfeit his or her right to a prize, and an alternate entrant will be selected. If any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected. Except where prohibited, acceptance of a prize shall constitute the winner’s consent to the use of his name and address (city and state only) for advertising and promotional purposes without further compensation.
ELIGIBILITY: In order to be eligible, you must be a lawful permanent resident of the United States and be at least 18 years old or older as of the date of entry. All contests are void in Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories and possessions outside of the U.S., and where prohibited by law. Employees and agents of Popgadget or its affiliates, subsidiaries, parent companies, advertising and promotions agencies and their immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings, children and their spouses and people with whom they are domiciled) are ineligible to enter or win.
RESTRICTIONS: Prizes are not transferable, refundable, or redeemable for cash, and no substitutions will be allowed. All prizes must be accepted as described and awarded.
LIST OF WINNERS: The names of winners will be available after the winners have been officially notified. The list of winners may be obtained by mailing a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Popgadget Contests, P.O. Box 242, Kensington, MD 20895. All such requests must be received within 30 days of the entry deadline.
GENERAL: Entrants agree to release and hold harmless PopLife Media, LLC, Popgadget, and all contest sponsors, their affiliates and subsidiaries, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, successors, and assign, from any damage, injury, death, loss, or other liability that may arise from entrant’s participation in any contest or the awarding, acceptance, use, or misuse of any prize. All entrants agree that the laws of the United States shall exclusively apply to all contests, and that any dispute with respect to any contest shall be resolved in either the federal or state courts located in the state of Maryland.
Any questions concerning these contest rules may be addressed by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by regular mail to PopLife Media, LLC, P.O. Box 242, Kensington, Maryland 20895.