2012 OnLive Indie Showcase Sweepstakes Official Rules

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Please read the Official Rules (“Official Rules”) of the 2012 OnLive Indie Showcase Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) sponsored by OnLive, Inc. (the “Sponsor”).  You must agree to accept and comply with the Official Rules to participate in the Sweepstakes.  By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.  Winning any prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.


1. HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes, you must completely fill out and submit the Sweepstakes form in the IGF Showcase section of the OnLive Facebook page (which you can find here: [http://www.facebook.com/OnLive]).  In order to access the form, you must first “like” OnLive on the OnLive Facebook page (or have previously done so).  To be eligible, a form must be submitted between 12:01 PM PST on February 27, 2012 and 11:59 PM PDT on March 11, 2012. LIMIT: ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. All entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

2. SELECTION OF WINNERS: One (1) Grand Prize winner will be selected from all eligible entries received in a random drawing to be conducted on or about March 12, 2012 by representatives of Sponsor, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Winner will be notified by using the email address provided on their submission form.

3. PRIZES: Grand Prize will consist of one (1) Universal OnLive® Wireless Controller, one (1) Astro A30 Gaming Headset, one (1) Astro Mixamp 5.8 Wireless System, one (1) Astro custom OnLive speaker tags, one (1) Full PlayPass for a single game on the OnLive Game System via a promotional code (not valid for pre-order games)(approximate retail value (“ARV”) $380)..  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value. No other substitution or transfer of prizes permitted. Sponsor responsible only for prize delivery; not responsible for prize utility, quality or otherwise. Taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of prize winners.

4. ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes open to individual legal residents of the United States who are age 18 or older at the time of entry.  Employees, directors and officers of Sponsor (and their immediate families and members of the same household), and Sponsor’s subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, and companies involved in the implementation and execution of the Sweepstakes (collectively, “Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible.  The Sweepstakes is void outside the United States and where prohibited.

5. VERIFICATION OF WINNER AND DELIVERY OF PRIZE: Winner will be notified within 6 weeks of the drawing. Winner may be required to sign a declaration of eligibility and liability release (“Declaration”) and, where permitted, publicity release. Prize may be forfeited if winner is unable to or refuses to sign and return to Sponsor the Declaration within 3 weeks of receiving it.  Winner must agree to Sponsor’s use of his or her name, address, likeness and/or prize information for promotional purposes in any medium without additional compensation to the extent permitted by law.

6. GENERAL CONDITIONS/RELEASE: By participating, each Sweepstakes entrant (“Entrant”) agrees (a) to release the Sweepstakes Entities and Facebook, their respective directors, officers, agents and employees from any and all liability for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by (i) Entrant’s participation, including unauthorized or illegal access to personally identifiable or sensitive information or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize; (ii) any Sweepstakes Entities’ sponsorship or administration of the Sweepstakes; and (iii) Entrant’s and/or any third party’s use, sale or disposal of the prize; and (b) that said parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize (any written warranty by the manufacturer concerning the prize will be provided along with the prize).  Neither Sweepstakes Entities nor any service providers are responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human or other error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data, or omission, interruption, deletion, defect, online service or website or any other error malfunction, or any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes.  CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE, TAMPER WITH THE ENTRY PROCESS, OR OTHERWISE UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO COOPERATE IN THE PROSECUTION OF ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL(S) AND TO PURSUE ALL REMEDIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.  Failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of being executed as planned, or infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, action of Entrants, technical failures or any other causes which, in the opinion of Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any suspect Entrant and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In the event of any cancellation, termination or suspension, notice thereof will be posted at www.onlive.com. If the Sponsor decides to reconvene the Sweepstakes after a suspension, the determination of the prize winner will be made, from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received as of the date of the suspension, as Sponsor determines in its sole discretion. Entries not complying with all rules are subject to disqualification.

7. DISPUTES: Entrants agree that (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by appropriate court located in California; (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to, claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than out-or-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, Entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than California.

8. ENTRANTS’ PERSONAL INFORMATION: Information collected from Entrants is provided to OnLive, Inc. and not to Facebook, and is subject to the OnLive Privacy Policy which can be found at http://www.onlive.com/legal/privacypolicy.

9. WINNER: To obtain winner’s name, send an email message to community@onlive.com and type “2012 OnLive Indie Showcase Sweepstakes Winner” in the subject line. Such requests must be received by June 11, 2012.

10. SPONSOR: OnLive, Inc., 181 Lytton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301. The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.

11. QUESTIONS REGARDING THIS CONTEST?  Send an email to community@onlive.com.

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