This Hackathon will be governed by these terms and conditions (collectively the "Terms"). Each participant agrees that he/she has read and understood these Terms and by their participation in the Hackathon, each participant agrees to be bound by the Terms. This rules and terms supersedes our standard rules and terms.
The Organiser of the Hackathon is www.eduPOW.com (Edvengers Alliance Sdn Bhd (1043301-T)) (the 'Organiser') which shall be solely responsible for the execution and administration of this Hackathon.
The Hackathon shall run strictly in accordance with the stipulated timeframe (GMT +0000 timezone) as follows with the organiser reserving the rights to amend the dates at their discretion without any prior notification:
Course Submission by Participants
* 45 days (16th July 2014 - 29th August 2014)
Course Review By Organiser
* 2 days (30th August 2014 - 31st August 2014)
Competition Sales Period
* 15 days (1st September 2014 - 15th September 2014)
Hackathon Results Announcement
* 16th September 2014
During the Hackathon period, authors are entitled to 50% of all proceeds from the sale of their courses. The entitled percentage shall revert to the original 70% in the post-Hackathon period, subject to the Author's Agreement.
This Hackathon is open to everyone above the age of eighteen (18). Participants below the age of eighteen (18) are required to obtain parental/guardian approval to take part in the Hackathon.
All personal details submitted must be accurate and complete and are subject to proof upon request by the Organiser. The Organiser reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of Participants and to disqualify any invalid Participants.
Courses submitted after the Closing Date for Course Submission will not be eligible for the Hackathon Challenge. The Organiser reserves the right to reject any Submitted Course upon review of the said Course. Acceptance and rejection of all Submitted Courses are at the discretion of the Organiser and the Organiser will not accept any responsibility for any rejected Courses.
The Organiser will not accept any responsibility for technical errors in telecommunications networks, Internet access or otherwise preventing entry to the Hackathon.
The Organiser reserves the right to reorganise the categories of courses.
Unless otherwise stated, Participants may submit more than one (1) course, but each participant may only win one (1) prize.
The Organiser's representatives or appointed judges will select the winner(s) from amongst all submitted courses by virtue of the course with the highest sales volume (dollar amount) of its own category within the Competition Sales Period as specified above.
The Organiser's decision is final and no correspondence will be entertained.
The Organiser will endeavour to send prizes within a month of the competition end date but cannot guarantee this delivery time.
Winners will be notified via email and announced on our Hackathon page, confirming their Prize and providing details on how to acknowledge and collect the Prize. In the event that the Organiser cannot for any reason obtain the Winner's acknowledgement within 14 days of first attempting to do so, the Organiser reserves the right to select an alternative Winner at its sole discretion.
The Organiser reserves the right to select an alternative Winner at any time, where the Organiser has reasonable grounds for believing that the initially selected Winner has contravened any of these Terms. Any alternative Winner will be selected by applying the same criteria as that used to select the original Winner.
The Organiser reserves the right to deal with any unclaimed Prize in any manner it deems fit.
The Prize is as stated and is non-transferable, not-for-sale and not exchangeable for cash.
In the event that the prize is an equity stake in eduPOW.com, the Participant shall be required to furnish details, documentation, signatures, and any other necessary actions required for the transfer of shares to the Winner, as per the laws in Malaysia, and to bear the costs of such transfer.
In the event that the Prize is the pooled monies, all related and incidental costs arising out of the Hackathon and the Competition, are to be deducted from the pooled monies before payout.
If due to circumstances beyond the Organiser's control, the Organiser is unable to provide the stated Prize or any part thereof, the Organiser reserves the right to substitute the prize with an item of equal or greater value, to be determined at the Organisers' sole discretion. A Prize may be subject to the additional terms and conditions of the prize supplier. More details on the collection of the Prize will be given to the respective Winner(s) at a later stage.
Acceptance of the Prize shall constitute consent on the Winner's part, to allow the use of the Winner's names, photos, video, voices and/or likeness, excluding the content of the author's courses, by the Organiser for editorial, advertising, promotional, marketing and/or other purposes, without further compensation, in any media for an unlimited period of time, except where prohibited by law.
Any equity offered is subject to your full acceptance of our Shareholders' Agreement and should you choose not to accept it, or not legally eligible to own or partake in the equity, we will offer an iPad air in exchange for it.
Acceptance of any Prize shall constitute a release and discharge of the Organiser by each Winner from any and all liability, claims, demands, causes of action, and/or damages which the Winner may have, whether known or unknown at the present time, of any nature whatsoever, arising out of or relating to: (i) the Hackathon, (ii) personal injury and/or property damage, theft or loss suffered by the Winner (and/or their companions) as a result of the use and/or enjoyment of the Prize, and/or (iii) any tax liabilities in relation to the Contest, Prize and/or use or enjoyment of the same.
The Organiser shall not be held liable for (i) any delay in performing or partial or total failure to perform any of their obligations to the Winners under these Terms if such delay or failure is caused by circumstances beyond the reasonable control of the Organiser, its respective agents, suppliers of the Prize(s), including without limitation delays, changes, disruptions, cancellations, diversions or substitutions howsoever caused including without limitation as a result of war, terrorist action or threatened terrorist action, strikes, hostilities, civil commotions, accidents, fire, flood or natural catastrophes or (ii) from any loss, damage to property, injury, or death resulting from or related to entrant's participation or inability to participate in this Contest, or the use, misuse or inability to use the Prize or any portion thereof, provided, however, that nothing in these Terms shall limit the Organiser's liability for death or personal injury caused by its own negligence, deceit or fraud.
Each provision excluding or limiting liability is to be construed separately and will apply and survive even if for any reason any of the other provisions are held to be inapplicable or unenforceable in any circumstances. Each of the provisions excluding or limiting liability will remain in force notwithstanding any termination of these Terms.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Malaysia.
In the event of any inconsistency between these Terms and any advertising, publicity and other materials relating to or in connection with the Contest, these Terms shall prevail. In the event of any inconsistency between these Standard Terms and Conditions and the Contest Details, the Contest Details shall prevail.
The Organisers reserve the right to terminate the Hackathon or to modify the Hackathon Rules and Terms prior to the Closing Date by amending the rules and Terms hereof at its sole and absolute discretion. Any such modifications shall be notified via the Hackathon webpage, and such modifications shall be effective immediately and apply to all Participants, including courses that have been submitted to the Organiser.
Any queries regarding the Hackathon should be addressed to email@example.com
Hackathon Giveaway Promotion Official Rules
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
Purchase does not increase your chance of winning.
2 x GRAND PRIZE
2 units x iPad mini (16GB, Wi-Fi)
10 x PLATINUM WINNERS
10 units x Amazon $25 gift card
100 x FOUNDERS GIFT
100 units x Limited Edition Exclusive eduPOW t-shirt
(No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor's discretion. The prize is non-transferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner.)
Giveaway is open to individuals who are age 18 or older. Employees, officers and directors of Sponsor, its parent companies, subsidiaries, and the immediate family members, and persons living in the same household of such persons are not eligible. Additional restrictions may apply.
By submitting an entry, you fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules. To enter, register at www.edupow.com during the Giveaway Promotion Period and follow the online instructions to qualify for your entry as well as subsequent entries. The closing date for all entries (GMT +0000 timezone) is 15th September 2014 and tracked by Edvengers Alliance Sdn Bhd. Entries generated by script, macro, robotic, programmed, or any other automated means are prohibited and will be disqualified. All entries become the property of the Sponsor.
An entry is only valid and complete with the following information:
- Your name
- Your complete address
- Valid email address
RIGHTS GRANTED BY YOU:
By entering this Giveaway you understand that edupow.com and Edvengers Alliance Sdn Bhd, anyone acting on behalf of edupow.com and Edvengers Alliance Sdn Bhd, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, the winner's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Giveaway, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
SELECTION OF WINNERS:
Winners will be determined by random drawing from all eligible entries received. Drawings will be held as soon as is reasonable.
NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS:
Giveaway winners will be notified by email, as well as announced on our Hackathon page officially. An email will be sent to the winner within two (2) weeks after the drawing. All decisions are final and binding. Should the email be returned to the Sponsor as invalid, two more attempts will be made via email. Winners must contact the Sponsor within seven (7) calendar days from the date the notification is sent by Sponsor to claim their prize. Failure to contact Sponsor within that seven (7) day period will result in immediate disqualification of the selected entrant and a new winner will be selected. No exceptions will be made to this rule. Sponsor is not responsible for and shall not be liable for late, lost, misdirected, or unsuccessful efforts to notify winners.
ODDS OF WINNING:
The odds of winning any drawing will be determined by the number of eligible entries received.
edupow.com and Edvengers Alliance Sdn Bhd has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Giveaway, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Giveaway rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering.
By entering the Giveaway you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from edupow.com and Edvengers Alliance Sdn Bhd. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the email.
Sponsor, its agents and representatives, its parent companies, subsidiaries, and fulfilment agencies and legal advisors are not responsible for and will not be liable for (I) late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, unintelligible or postage due entries; (II) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures or difficulties of any kind; (III) failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions; (IV) any condition caused by events beyond the control of Sponsor that may cause Giveaway to be disrupted or corrupted; (V) any injuries losses or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the Giveaway, or from participation in the Giveaway; or (VI) any printing or typographical error in any material associated with the Giveaway.
You agree to release and hold Sponsor, its employees, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives, parent companies, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and fulfilment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the Giveaway, including without limitation, personal injury, death and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy.
CHOICE OF LAW:
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of you and Sponsor in connection with the Giveaway, will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the country of Malaysia.