Can You Spot the “Misaligned Lie?” Contest Terms and Conditions

Remember the old-school icebreaker “Two Truths and a Lie?” Well, in honor of our Misaligned Incentives Report, we’re asking you to spot the “Misaligned Lie!” Put your knowledge to the test with this version of “Two Truths and a Lie” and you could win an Amazon Gift Card!

From May 8th-11th we’ll share “Two Truths and a Lie” posts on @McAfee. Your job is to reply to us with which answer you think is the lie. Once you tweet us your correct answer, you’ll be automatically entered to win a $100 Amazon Gift card! After the contest, we will select 4 winners who tweeted the correct answer, and notify them via direct message.

So head over to twitter to catch the “Misaligned Lie” (and if you haven’t already read our Misaligned Incentives Report and study up)!

For full contest details please see the Terms and Conditions below:

 Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest

  1.   How to enter:

No purchase necessary. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning. McAfee Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest Terms and Conditions will be conducted during one week, each day being the start of a new entry period. All entries for each day of the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest must be received during the time period allotted for that Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest. Pacific Daylight Time shall control the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest. One winner will be chosen after the four days of the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest. The Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest is as follows:

Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest – One Week 4 Winners

  • Monday, May 8th 9am –  Friday, May 12th 6pm PST
    • 5 winners announced Monday, May 15th @ 3pm PST

On each of the days listed above, there will be 1 tweet from @McAfee with a sharecard for participates to reply to.

For each Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest, participants must complete the following steps during the time allotted for the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest:

  1. Reply to the @McAfee or Social Reply Contest tweet with the correct “lie.”
  2. Your answer must be in the form of a reply to @McAfee in order to be successfully submitted.

Four winners will be chosen for the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest from the viable pool of entries that replied to the correct tweet. McAfee (“Sponsor”) and its McAfee social team will randomly choose a winner eligible and correct entries. The winners of each day will be announced by 3:00pm PDT on Monday, May 15th on the @McAfee  twitter handle.  No other method of entry will be accepted besides Twitter. Only one entry per user is allowed, per contest. Participants are only eligible to win one day of the five days.  

  1.   Eligibility:

The Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest is open to all people who are 18 years of age or older on the date the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest begins and live in a jurisdiction where this prize and Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest are not prohibited. Employees of Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, prize suppliers, and advertising and promotional agencies, their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses), and individuals living in the same household as such employees are ineligible.

  1. Winner Selection: 

Five (5) total winners, will be selected from the eligible entries received during each of the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest periods. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest and the decisions of the coordinators, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

Winner Notification: 

Each winner will be notified via direct message (“DM”) on Twitter.com at or around 3:00pm PDT on each of the days listed above. Prize winners may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where permitted by law) to be returned within ten (10) days of written notification, or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. If a prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to a potential winner, if potential winner cannot be reached within twenty four (24) hours from the first DM notification attempt, or if potential winner fails to return requisite document within the specified time period, or if a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, then such person shall be disqualified and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected for the prize at issue based on the winner selection process described above.

  1.   Prizes: 

The prize for each Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest is a $100 Amazon e-gift card (approximate retail value “ARV” of the prize is $100 USD).

Entrants agree that Sponsor has the sole right to determine the winners of the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest and all matters or disputes arising from the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest and that its determination is final and binding. There are no prize substitutions, transfers or cash equivalents permitted except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.

Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prizes. Sponsor is not responsible for delays in prize delivery beyond its control. All other expenses and items not specifically mentioned in these Official Rules are not included and are the prize winners’ sole responsibility.

  1.   General conditions: 

Entrants agree that by entering they agree to be bound by these rules. All federal, state, and local taxes, fees, and surcharges on prize packages are the sole responsibility of the prizewinner.

Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the McAfee Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest, or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest entries. By entering, participants release and hold harmless Sponsor and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents, and representatives from any and all liability for any injuries, loss, claim, action, demand, or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest, any prize won, any misuse or malfunction of any prize awarded, participation in any Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest-related activity, or participation in the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest. Except for applicable manufacturer’s standard warranties, the prizes are awarded “AS IS” and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied (including any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose).

Limitations of Liability; Releases:

By entering the Contest, you release Sponsor and all Released Parties from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use any prize (including claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL THE SPONSOR OR THE RELEASED PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED TO YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST OR USE OR INABILITY TO USE ANY EQUIPMENT PROVIDED FOR USE IN THE CONTEST OR ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF A RELEASED PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

  1. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES (JOINTLY) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE ANY EQUIPMENT PROVIDED FOR USE IN THE CONTEST OR ANY PRIZE EXCEED $10. THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION WILL NOT EXCLUDE OR LIMIT LIABILITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE CAUSED BY PRODUCTS RENTED FROM THE SPONSOR, OR FOR THE RELEASED PARTIES’ GROSS NEGLIGENCE, INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT, OR FOR FRAUD.
  1. Use of Use of Winner’s Name, Likeness, etc.:Except where prohibited by law, entry into the Contest constitutes permission to use your name, hometown, aural and visual likeness and prize information for advertising, marketing, and promotional purposes without further permission or compensation (including in a public-facing winner list).  As a condition of being awarded any prize, except where prohibited by law, winner may be required to execute a consent to the use of their name, hometown, aural and visual likeness and prize information for advertising, marketing, and promotional purposes without further permission or compensation.  By entering this Contest, you consent to being contacted by Sponsor for any purpose in connection with this Contest.

Prize Forfeiture:

If winner cannot be notified, does not respond to notification, does not meet eligibility requirements, or otherwise does not comply with these prize Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest rules, then the winner will forfeit the prize and an alternate winner will be selected from remaining eligible entry forms for each Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest.

Dispute Resolution:

Entrants agree that Sponsor has the sole right to determine the winners of the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest and all matters or disputes arising from the Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest and that its determination is final and binding. There are no prize substitutions, transfers or cash equivalents permitted except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.

Governing Law &  Disputes:

EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT ANY DISPUTES, CLAIMS, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THIS CONTEST OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION and these rules will be construed in accordance with the laws, jurisdiction, and venue of Delaware.

Privacy Policy:

Personal information obtained in connection with this prize Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest will be handled in accordance policy set forth at http://www.mcafee.com/us/about/privacy.html

  1. Winner List; Rules Request: For a copy of the winner list, send a stamped, self-addressed, business-size envelope for arrival after May 12th2017 and before May 11th 2018 to the address listed below, Attn: Misaligned Incentives “Two Truths and a Lie” Contest.  To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, send a stamped, self-addressed business-size envelope to the address listed in below, Attn: Margie Easter.  VT residents may omit return postage.
  2. Intellectual Property Notice: McAfee and the McAfee logo are registered trademarks of McAfee, LLC. The Contest and all accompanying materials are copyright © 2017 by McAfee, LLC.  All rights reserved.
  3. Sponsor: McAfee, LLC, Corporate Headquarters 2821 Mission College Blvd.Santa Clara, CA 95054 USA

 

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