Microsoft @ EduTECH Minecraft Giveaway terms and conditions


Microsoft @ EduTECH Minecraft Giveaway terms and conditions

  1. Instructions on how to enter this competition form part of the conditions of entry. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these conditions.
  2. The promoter is Microsoft Pty Limited (ACN 002 589 460) of 1 Epping Road, North Ryde, New South Wales, 2113.
  3. Entry is open to Australian residents in attendance at the EduTechAU at Sydney International Convention Centre (“the Event”). Entrants under 18 years old must have parental/guardian approval to enter and further, the parent/guardian of the entrant must read and consent to all terms and conditions. Parents/guardians may be required by the promoter to enter into a further agreement as evidence of consent to this promotion. Employees and their immediate families of the promoter, its retailers, suppliers and associated companies and agencies are not eligible to enter.
  4. The competition commences at 9:30am (Sydney time) on June 7 and closes at 4pm (Sydney time) on June 8 (“Promotion Period”).
  5. To enter, entrants must, during the Promotion Period, create the most creative Tweet that includes #MSFTEdu, #EduTECHAU and a photo of your papercraft, at the Event as judged by the promoter. The papercraft can be collected from the Minecraft Vending Machine at the Event.
  6. The promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and to disqualify any entrant whom the promoter believes either has tampered with the entry process or has submitted an entry otherwise than in accordance with these conditions of entry.
  7. All valid entries received during the Promotion Period will be reviewed by the judging panel. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winners.  Each entry will be individually judged based on originality and creativity (“Judging Criteria”).
  8. The entry deemed to be the best by the judging panel will win 2 Minecraft Xbox One S Limited Edition Bundles. Total prize value = AU$399 per prize. Prizes are not exchangeable, transferable or redeemable for cash.
  9. If the promoter is unable to supply the nominated prize, the promoter reserves the right to supply another prize of greater or equal value.
  10. All entries become the property of the promoter. The promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.    No responsibility is accepted for entries not received by the promoter. Entries will be deemed invalid if stolen, forged, mutilated or tampered with in any way.
  11. Entrants warrant that their entry in the competition does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party.  The entrant indemnifies and will keep the promoter and its associated agencies indemnified against any loss, costs (including legal costs), expenses or liability the promoter and its associated agencies may suffer arising out of a breach by the entrant of this clause.
  12. All entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt into the promotion database and not at the time of transmission by the entrant.
  13. The stated prize value is the recommended retail value (including GST) in Australia as provided by the supplier and is correct at the time of printing. The promoter accepts no responsibility for any variation in the value of the prize. The promoter and its associated agencies and companies accept no responsibility for prizes damaged or lost in transit.
  14. Winners of all prizes will be notified via Twitter Direct Message (DM) and an announcement at 2pm on each day of the Event at the Microsoft Education Booth.
  15. In the event that a prize is not claimed by within 48 hours of notification for each prize, the judges will select an alternate winner based on the Judging Criteria. Neither cash nor any other prize will be awarded in lieu of that prize
  16. If any winner is under the age of 18 years, the prize will be awarded to the winner's nominated parent or guardian on their behalf.
  17. Before the prize is awarded, the winner and any other person/s sharing the prize with the winner will be required to sign a form to release the promoter from, and indemnify the promoter against, any and all liability arising from the use or participation in the prize.
  18. Any costs associated with entering the competition and accessing the website are the responsibility of the entrant.
  19. Failure by the promoter to exercise any of its rights contained within these terms and conditions at any time does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  20. Entrants agree, at the promoter’s request, to participate in any promotional activity (such as Twitter) surrounding this competition or the winning of any prize. Entrants agree that they will not be remunerated for this participation.  Entrants consent to the promoter and its associated agencies’ using their name and image in any media in perpetuity, without limitation and without compensation to the entrant.
  21. These terms and conditions do not, nor do they purport to, limit, exclude or modify any non-excludable statutory  guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth), or any other warranties (whether express or implied) under any state or federal legislation which cannot be excluded.
  22. Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, the promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the promotion.
  23. To the fullest extent permitted by law and without limiting any other conditions of entry, the promoter may, in its discretion, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion. All entrants participating in the promotion at the point of termination, modification or suspension of the promotion will be notified by the promoter in writing. In the event of modification or suspension of the promotion, the entrant may choose to terminate their participation in the promotion at no cost.
  24. The promoter assumes no responsibility, and the entrant releases the promoter from responsibility, for any failure to receive an entry or for inaccurate information or for any loss, claim, damage or injury to person or property (including computer systems and servers) as a result of the entrant’s participation in this promotion or the conduct of the promotion generally or as a direct or indirect result of an entrant’s error, any technical problem (including communications or network failure, unauthorised access to, transferral of, or theft of, data), whether caused by the entrant, or associated with the equipment or programming used in the conduct of this promotion. If, because of any such problem, this promotion is not able to be conducted as planned and/or the promotion’s administration, security, fairness or integrity are compromised or affected, the promoter may cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion and/or disqualify any entrant involved in interfering or tampering with the conduct of this promotion in any way.
  25. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. The entrant releases Facebook from all liability in relation to the promotion. The entrant is providing information to the promoter and not to Facebook.
  26. Details from all entries will be collected and used for the purposes of conducting this promotion (which may include disclosure to third parties for the purpose of processing and conducting the promotion) and for publicity purposes surrounding this promotion. By entering this promotion entrants consent to the use of their information as described.  Entrants may access and/or change their data by following the procedures in the promoter’s privacy policy, which is available at www.microsoft.com/privacystatement.  The promoter will only use your personal details for marketing purposes outside those described above if you “opt in” to join the mailing list when prompted.

 

 

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