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SMS 30th Anniversary Prize Competition US

 

Last changed: Tue, 29th Nov '22

Official rules

NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT, OR DONATION OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. A PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR DONATION WILL NOT INCREASE OR IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

1. Eligibility

The “SMS 30th Anniversary Contest” (the “Contest”) is open to those who, as of the start date, must be eighteen (18) years of age, including the District of Columbia, in the United States of America (excluding the State of Arizona). The Contest subject to federal, state, and local laws and is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees, officers and directors of Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies involved in the administration of this Contest, and the immediate families (defined as parents, spouses, children, siblings, grandparents and their respective spouses) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of each such employee, officer and director, are not eligible to enter.

2. Sponsor

The Sponsor of this Contest is Infobip Inc. (“Sponsor”) and the address at which the Sponsor may be contacted: Janet Lennon, 300 Elliott Avenue W, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98119.

3. Agreement to official rules and decisions.

By participating, each entrant or you fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by and accepts these Official Rules, and the decisions of Sponsor (including, without limitation, decisions regarding eligibility of entries, the selection of entrants and the winner, and the awarding of the prize), which are final and binding in all respects.

4. Timing

The Contest entry period begins at 9:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) on November 28, 2022 (11/28/2022) (“Opening Date”) )and ends at 5:00 PM EST on December 3, 2022 (12/3/2022) (“Closing Date”, and the period between the Opening Date and Closing Period is referred as the “Entry Period”). Sponsor’s selected device is the official timekeeping device for the Contest.

5. How to enter

The Contest will be provided in a quiz format via a chatbot. Responses to the quiz  questions will be via messaging. You must answer correctly and quickly. To enter:

  • Scan QR code or Send SMS – Hi to number +18338780482
  • Complete the entry form with full name and email address, which can be found in  chatbot during the Entry Period.
  • Chatbot is available via SMS channel, quiz and entry form are in the chatbot. Respond to the bot over SMS channel.

Limit of one (1) entry per person per day during the Entry Period.  Multiple entries per day, mass entries, and entries generated by script, macro, or other automated means or by any means that subvert the entry process will be void.

You must complete all required information to be eligible to win and to enter the Contest. All entries must be received by Sponsor during the Entry Period. Any attempt by any participant to obtain additional entries beyond the limit by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, or any other methods will void that entrant’s entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, void, unintelligible or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. Standard text message rates and carrier charges may apply.

In the event of a dispute as to an entrant’s entry, the natural person who is the authorized account holder of the email address will be deemed to be the entrant, but only if that person is otherwise eligible to enter the Contest. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, Internet service provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. If a dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the winning entrant may be deemed ineligible. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and none will be acknowledged or returned. Proof of submission will not be deemed proof of receipt of entry by Sponsor.

This Contest is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter, or Linkedin. You understand that you are providing information to Sponsor and not to Facebook, Twitter, or Linkedin.

6. Selection of winner; notification

On or about December 6, 2022 (12/5/2022), Sponsor or Sponsor’s designee will select potential winner from among all eligible entries received based on the following criteria, entrants: (a) must answer five (5) questions correctly via a chatbot through SMS channel, and (b) must have the fastest response time in answering the questions correctly.

If there are multiple entrants who have the same score, then the entrant with the most correct answers with the fastest response time will win. The entrant selected must comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements and requests of Sponsor during the verification process. The potential winner will be notified by via email. The potential winner may be required to execute and return to Sponsor a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and, except where prohibited by law, a Publicity Release (an “Affidavit/Release”) in the form(s) provided by Sponsor in order to claim his/her prize. The Affidavit/Release must be returned to Sponsor by the date and/or time indicated. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within seven (7) days of the first attempt to contact him/her, or if the potential winner fails to return the Affidavit/Release within the specified time, or if any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or if the potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if the potential winner does not comply with the Official Rules or the requests of Sponsor, then the potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion in his/her place, among all eligible non-winning entries received by Sponsor for the Contest based on the winner criteria described in this Section 6. Sponsor will publish the name of major prize winner and, if applicable, the winning entry on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

7. Prize(s)

A trip for two (2) for Contest winner and a guest to Croatia consisting of airfare via economy class tickets and hotel accommodations for three (3) nights and four (4) days stay at a first rate hotel selected by the Sponsor, a tour of the Sponsor campus located in Utinjska Ulica 29 1000, Zagreb, Croatia, and a professional consultation with an approximate retail value to five thousand United States dollars (US $5,000.00) prize(s) will be awarded in this Contest, with the prize to take place between April 2023 and October 2023. The total approximate retail value (“ARV”) of a prize is fifteen thousand United States dollars (US $15,000.00). A “prize” consists of and is limited only to a value fifteen thousand United States dollars (US $15,000.00) as described in this Section 7. Prize must be accepted as awarded, and prize is awarded “AS IS” with no warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, made by Sponsor or for which Sponsor shall be liable, including, without limitation, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Airfare and hotel accommodations approximate retail value may vary depending on availability and departure location. No cash or other substitution, assignment or transfer of a prize is permitted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize with another prize (or a component thereof) of greater or equal value in the event of unavailability of the advertised prize by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Trip is subject to air/ground travel availability, hotel/stateroom availability, holiday and blackout dates and all other prize and travel restrictions, as applicable. Contest winner and guest must travel together on the same itinerary (in Sponsor’s and/or prize supplier(s) sole discretion). The Contest winner’s guest must be 18 years of age or over. Contest winner and guest, if any, must travel together on the same itinerary and all trip components must be taken together on the same trip. If winner elects to travel without a guest, no additional compensation will be awarded. The prize does not include travel insurance, the cost of transfers to and from airports or stations, food and drink, spending money, tax or personal expenses. Winner is solely responsible for any and all costs, incidentals, fees, taxes and expenses associated with prize award, receipt and use, including, without limitation, all federal, state and local taxes on the prize. For prizes valued over $600, prize winner will be issued an IRS Form 1099 for the retail value of the prize. If potential winner does not wish to accept the prize, an alternate winner will be selected from the pool of eligible entrants. All details of the prize not set forth herein will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. All entrants and entries are subject to verification prior to the awarding of a prize based on the eligibility, age and other claims of/information provided by a potential prize winner. Entrant will be responsible for ensuring that entrant and any person travelling with entrant are available to travel and hold valid passports, any necessary visas and travel documents for the specified prize in question on the travel dates specified, including required immunization if applicable. Travel dates once notified cannot be changed. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with the prize supplier for air travel and hotel accommodation prize.

8. Publicity

Except where prohibited by law, participation in the Contest constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsor’s (and its designees’, successors’ and assigns’) use of winner’s name, biography, likeness, voice, photographs, video, opinions, statements, hometown, state and country for promotional purposes in any manner or media (including, without limitation, online), worldwide, in perpetuity, and without further payment, consideration, notice, review or consent.

9. General conditions

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate, modify or suspend the Contest if, in Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if viruses, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical difficulties or failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right (but does not have the obligation) in its sole discretion to award the prize at random from among eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of suspected impairment. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision or any other provision of these Official Rules.

10. Release

By entering this Contest, each entrant forever, fully and irrevocably releases and holds harmless Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries and affiliates, and their respective agents, advertising and promotion agencies, affiliates, Contest partners and prize suppliers, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, and all of their respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents from and against all claims, damages or liabilities arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation and/or entry in the Contest and/or entrant’s award, receipt or use of any prize awarded in the Contest.

11. Limitations of liability

Sponsor is not responsible for: (a) incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information or late, lost, stolen, unintelligible, illegible, damaged, mutilated, altered, incomplete or misdirected entries or entries received through impermissible or illegitimate channels, all of which will be disqualified; (b) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any telephone, computer online systems, computer equipment, website, server provider, network, hardware or software; (c) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any website or service; (d) unauthorized intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest; (e) printing, typographical, electronic or human errors, which may occur in the offer or administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; or (f) any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to entrant’s computer, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Contest, or from viewing, playing or downloading any material from Sponsor’s website(s), regardless of whether the material was prepared by Sponsor or a third party, and regardless of whether the material is connected to Sponsor’s websites by a hypertext link.

12. Disputes

Entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prizes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and solely and exclusively in a federal or state court located in Seattle, Washington; entrant submits to sole and exclusive personal jurisdiction to said courts located in Seattle, Washington for any such dispute and irrevocably waives any and all rights to object to such jurisdiction; (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, 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, consequential, and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION 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, or the rights and obligations of entrant or Sponsor in connection with the Contest shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Washington, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules of provisions.

13. Data Collection

Information collected in this Contest will be administered by Sponsor in accordance with its Privacy Policy, located at: https://www.infobip.com/policies/privacy . In addition, Entrant consents to receive future information from Infobip Inc., and its affiliated companies and Infobip Inc. may use the information provided to initiate, maintain and develop a relationship with the Entrant in connection with offering any of Infobip Inc.’ products and services; or to promote and market to the Entrant additional products and services offered by Infobip Inc. Such consent may be revoked by an Entrant at any time by writing to: Infobip Inc., 300 Elliott Avenue W, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98119 or send an email to [email protected] to unsubscribe or by using the opt-out preferences on Infobip communications.  

14. Official rules

These Official Rules are available at https://www.infobip.com/sms-30th-anniversary-contest-us or by sending a self-addressed envelope to “Name of Contest” – Rules Request.” c/o Infobip Inc., 300 Elliott Avenue W, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98119.

15. winners list

To request a list of winners, send a self-addressed postage-stamped envelope to “SMS 30th Anniversary Contest” – “Winner List Request,” c/o Infobip Inc., 300 Elliott Avenue W, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98119. Requests must be received by January 8, 2023.

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*SMS 30th ANNIVERSARY CONTEST

ABBREVIATED RULES:

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR DONATION WILL NOT INCREASE OR IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. The “SMS 30th Anniversary Contest” is subject to the complete Official Rules available at https://www.infobip.com/sms-30th-anniversary-contest-us or by sending a self-addressed envelope to “SMS 30th Anniversary Contest” Rules Request, c/o Sponsor: Infobip Inc., 300 Elliott Avenue W, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98119. Standard text message rates and carrier charges may apply. Open to eighteen (18) years of age, including the District of Columbia, in the United States of America, excluding the State of Arizona. Entry period begins at 9:00 am Eastern Standard Time (“EST”), 11/28/2022 (“Opening Date”) and ends at  5:00 pm EST, 12/03/2022 (“Closing Date”). LIMIT: One entry per person per day during the entry period. Sponsor: Infobip Inc., 300 Elliott Avenue W, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98119.

NOTE/INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Use the abbreviated rules promotional and informational materials in entry pages (e.g., place at the bottom of the Company’s social media page promotional materials with an asterisk (“*”) next to the first mention on the page of the Sweepstake’s name/Title of Contest and also an asterisk next to the start of the abbreviated rules.