OnLive is Faster than Contest Official Rules

ONLIVE GAME SERVICE
“ONLIVE IS FASTER THAN…” CONTEST
OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. CONTEST WILL BEGIN MARCH 3, 2011 (11:00 AM PST) AND END MARCH 14, 2011 (11:59 PM PDT). BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, EACH PARTICIPANT AGREES TO RELEASE FACEBOOK FROM ANY LIABILITY ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CONTEST. THIS CONTEST IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, OR ADMINISTERED BY OR ASSOCIATED WITH FACEBOOK.

1. HOW TO ENTER: To participate in the “OnLive Is Faster Than…” Contest (the “Contest”) sponsored by OnLive, Inc. (the “Sponsor”): (i) complete the following sentence “OnLive is faster than…”; (ii) confirm your sentence meets the technical, legal, and content requirements of this Contest; (iii) “Like” the OnLive Facebook page; and (iv) submit an entry by completing the form on the contest page available on OnLive’s Facebook page by March 14, 2011 (11:59 PM PDT). Each entry must contain:

• Completed sentence
• Contact email address

Each sentence meeting the stated requirements in this section and successfully received by Sponsor shall be considered an eligible entry (“Eligible Entry”). NOTE: All emails and any contents therein submitted by you to OnLive shall become the sole and exclusive property of OnLive. OnLive shall have no obligation to return, preserve, or otherwise make any of these materials available to you.

Technical Requirements:

  • Sentence must be limited to one sentence and less than 25 words.
  • Language must be in English.

Legal Requirements:

  • Language must not violate the OnLive Community Guidelines, Terms of Service, and Privacy Policy.
  • Language must not violate nor encourage the violation of any federal, state, or local laws or regulations.

Content Requirements:

  • Language must be entirely original content.
  • Language must not make any commercial pitches for any products other than the Sponsor’s products.
  • Language must not contain any copyrighted or trademarked content.
  • Language must not not feature, refer to, or mention any competing brands of the Sponsor.
  • Language must not be sexually explicit, pornographic, violent, threatening, defamatory, profane, or otherwise objectionable.
  • Language must not subject Sponsor to payment of any fees, licenses, liabilities, costs or charges either direct or indirect.
  • Language must not contain any personal information (e.g., last name, phone number, address, email address) of any person.
  • Language must not have been submitted in any prior contests or promotions and must be created solely for the purpose of this Contest.

LIMIT: TWO ENTRIES PER PERSON. ONE PRIZE PER PERSON.

2. SELECTION OF WINNERS: Winners will be determined within one week after the end of the Contest. The Sponsor, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Contest, will score each Eligible Entry on the following judging criteria:

CONTENT (50 points): Delivery of the core message in a clear and coherent way.

HUMOR (25 points): Delivery of the core message with humor.

CREATIVITY (25 points):
Delivery of the core message from a distinct, unique, and interesting perspective.
Winners will be determined based on the five highest total scores. In the event of a tie, Sponsor will conduct a tiebreaker. Each winner will be announced once they have been verified and confirmed.

3. PRIZES: The top five (5) prize winners will each receive one $100.00 American Express Gift Card; Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $100.00 USD. Total ARV of all prizes: $500.00 USD excluding taxes. All prizes will be awarded (assuming sufficient number of eligible Entries). Limit: one (1) prize per person, and per family or household. 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 and fees, if any, are the sole responsibility of prize winners.

4. ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility limited to persons who are at least 18 years of age, have reached the age of majority in your state of residence, and be a current resident of the United States. Employees (and their immediate families and members of the same household) of Sponsor and its affiliates, agents, judges and advertising and promotion agencies are specifically excluded from eligibility.

5. VERIFICATION OF WINNERS AND DELIVERY OF PRIZES: Each winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability release and, where permitted, a publicity release. Prize may be forfeited if winner is unable to or refuses to sign the affidavit. Each winner agrees to use of his/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: This Contest is void outside the United States and where prohibited or restricted by law and subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. This Contest will be governed by the internal laws of the State of California. Any and all legal actions or claims arising in connection with this Contest must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction within the United States of America. Sponsor is not responsible for machine, computer, contestant, or Sponsor errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects or delays in operations or transmission of information whether arising by way of technical or other failures or malfunctions of computer hardware, software, communications devices or transmission lines or data corruption. Also, Sponsor is not responsible if Contest participants are unable to successfully access, utilize, and/or upload the OnLive Game Service or YouTube for any reason whatsoever, whether due to reasons under Sponsor’s control or not. The unauthorized use of automated software or computer programs to participate is prohibited and any individual who uses, attempts to use or is suspected by Sponsor (in its sole reasonable discretion) to be using such methods to participate in this Contest will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate or suspend this Contest should any virus, bug, technical failures, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Contest. In the event of any such cancellation, termination or suspension, a notice will be posted and the winner(s) will be selected from among all Eligible Entries received prior to such time based on the process set forth above. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant from this Contest or any other promotion conducted now or in the future by Sponsor or any of its affiliates if his/her fraud or misconduct affects the integrity of the Contest. By participating in this Contest, each entrant accepts the conditions stated in these Official Rules, agrees to be bound by the decisions of the judge and warrants that he/she is eligible to participate in this Contest. By accepting a prize, winner agrees to release Sponsor and its directors, employees, officers, and agents, including without limitation, its advertising and promotion agencies, from any and all liability, loss or damages arising from or in connection with the awarding, receipt, and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any prize-related activity. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

7. WINNERS LIST: To obtain a list of winners’ names, send an email message to community@onlive.com and type “OnLive Is Faster Than…” in the subject line. Such requests must be received by March 18, 2011.

8. SPONSOR: OnLive, Inc., 181 Lytton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301

9. QUESTIONS REGARDING THIS CONTEST?
Send an e-mail to community@onlive.com.

Copyright © 2011 OnLive, Inc.
OnLive.com is protected by U.S. and international copyright and patent laws and other intellectual property laws worldwide.
OnLive and the OnLive logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of OnLive, Inc. The OnLive logo is a registered copyright of OnLive, Inc.
All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Language must not violate the OnLive Community Guidelines, Terms of Service, and Privacy Policy.
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