Turn Up the Beats

Vodafone NZ Music Awards 2011

OFFICIAL RULES

HP TURN UP THE BEATS NEW ZEALAND PROMOTION

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN. PURCHASE WILL NOT ENHANCE CHANCES OF WINNING.

THIS PROMOTION IS ONLY OPEN TO NEW ZEALAND RESIDENTS CURRENTLY RESIDING IN NEW ZEALAND WITH A VALID EMAIL ADDRESS AND MAILING ADDRESS. THE LAWS OF NEW ZEALAND WILL GOVERN THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS CONTEST.

1. Information on “how to enter” and prize details form part of these Conditions of Entry (“Conditions”). Submission of an entry constitutes acceptance of these conditions. Entries not completed in accordance with these Conditions will be ineligible.

2. Eligibility: The HP Turn Up the Beats New Zealand Promotion (“Promotion”) is only open to New Zealand residents currently residing in New Zealand, with a valid email, mailing address and phone number. Entrants under the age of 18 years must obtain the consent of their parent or legal guardian to enter. Except as otherwise stated above, employees of Hewlett-Packard (“Sponsor” or “HP”), their immediate families, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising, promotion, or production agencies are not eligible to participate. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements in any manner it deems appropriate. By participating, participants agree to these Official Rules, which are final and binding in all respects.

3. Promotion Period: Promotion begins at 9am on October 8, 2011 and ends at 5pm on October 23, 2011 (“Promotion Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Promotion. For the purposes of this Promotion, a “Day” is a twenty-four period of a calendar day. All times indicated are based on EDST.

4. To Participate in the Promotion: During the Promotion Period, you can register for the Promotion through the HP txt2get keyword “beats” or online at www.hp.conz/beats. Limit one (1) Registration per person/email address for the entire Promotion Period. Participants may not register/participate with multiple email addresses nor may entrants use any other device or artifice to register/participate under multiple identities.

5. Determination of Winners:

Winners (6): The participants registered at the end of the Promotion Period, 5pm on October 23, 2011, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, will receive a double pass to the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards, as detailed below, subject to verification in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

The Sponsor reserves the right to verify the validity of entries (including an entrants age and residence), at any time during or after the Promotion, and reserves the right to disqualify any entrant for tampering with the entry process, including but not limited to submitting an entry which is not in accordance with these Conditions. The Sponsor reserves the right to verify the age and identity of an entrant. The Prize will only be awarded to the winner or their parent/guardian following any validation and verification that the Sponsor requires in its sole discretion.

6. Prizes:

Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards
A General Admission ticket for winner and one (1) guest to the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards on Thursday November 3, 2011.
Travel and accommodation is not included.


Prizes are non-transferable, may not be substituted, except in Sponsor’s sole discretion, and cannot be redeemed for cash. If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize with another prize of equal or greater value. Applicable taxes and fees associated with the prizes and any expenses related to the acceptance and use of prizes and not specified in these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Unclaimed prizes/Points will not be awarded.

7. Winner Notification: Winners will be notified by email, phone or mail on or about October 25, 2011. Sponsor is not responsible for any change in participant's email, mailing address and/or telephone number. If the prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable, or if a winner is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. If a winner is under 18 years of age, any prize will be awarded to minor’s parent or legal guardian.

8. General Conditions: As a condition of participating, participants agree (a) that Sponsor, its parent, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, are released, will have no liability, to the extent permitted by law for, and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to person(s), including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Promotion or any Promotion-related activities, including any travel related thereto; (b) to the extent permitted by law participant will not be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys' fees and court costs.

HP collects the participant’s personal details in order to conduct the Contest, and may pass that information to its affiliates and agencies assisting with the Contest, some of which may be overseas. If the information requested is not provided, the participant may not participate in the Contest. If the participant gives his/her consent, HP may contact him/her from time to time with information about special offers and products and services that may interest him/her, but contestants may unsubscribe later if he/she no longer wishes to receive further marketing information. Participants may also contact HP to change his/her details. Further information in relation to HP’s privacy policy can be obtained from: http://welcome.hp.com/country/ap/en/privacy.html. Demographic and profile data will also be collected and used to tailor user experience.

HP reserves the right to amend, delete, or add to the terms & conditions of this Contest at any time and will issue notice on the HP New Zealand Promotional Page. All decisions made are final and binding. No appeals otherwise will be entertained.

9. Limitations of Liability: To the extent permitted by law, neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for lost, illegible, late, misdirected, incomplete, or non-delivered Tasks, Points or email; or for interrupted or unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), Web site, telephone or other connections, availability or accessibility, or miscommunications, or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, or lines, or technical failure or jumbled, garbled, corrupted, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, or computer hardware or software or telephone malfunctions, failures, or technical errors or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information. To the extent permitted by law, neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Website users, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilised in this Promotion; and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or tampering with or hacking of the Website. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual/account it finds to be tampering with the participation or Task process or operation of Promotion or to be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to threaten, abuse or harass any other person. To the extent permitted by law, Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to participant's or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading or copying materials from or use of Website. If, for any reason, Promotion, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, hacking, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes which, in sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion or any portion thereof, and determine other winners from participants eligible prior to action taken, or as otherwise deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. Use of any device to automate Entry is prohibited.

10. Winners List: For the name of Winners go to www.hp.conz/beats beginning on or about October 28, 2011.

11. Sponsor: The Hewlett-Packard New Zealand, 22 Viaduct Harbour Ave, Maritime Square, Auckland 1010, New Zealand.

Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Promotion shall be directed to the Sponsor. The information you provide will only be used as provided in Sponsor's privacy policy.