NextStep Sweepstakes

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

Promotion Description: The “NextStep Social Media Sweepstakes” begins on September 25, 2018 at 7:00 AM (Eastern Time) (US & Canada) and ends on September 27, 2018 at 10:30 AM (Eastern Time) (US & Canada)) (the "Promotion Period"). All Entries must be received by 10:30 AM Eastern Time on September 27, 2018.  By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of OutSystems, Inc. ("Sponsor"), which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the giveaway. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for any expenses incurred by the winner to claim this prize and (or) to visit the exhibition.

Eligibility: To enter the Sweepstakes, you must be a natural person of legal age in the jurisdiction of your legal residence at the time of entry.  Certain individuals are excluded from eligibility to enter or win, as described below.  No purchase or payment is necessary to enter the Contest, and no purchase or payment, including choosing to purchase any OutSystems products will improve your chances of winning in any way.  This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law and is subject to all applicable laws, including, without limitation, federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.  Sponsor and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the "Promotion Entities"), and members of their immediate families and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes or win a prize.

Winner Selection: Two winners of the Sweepstakes will be selected. One selection will be based on the number of posts on social media during the period of the Sweepstakes outlined above. The other winner will be selected based on the originality of the social media post, the determination of which is at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of participants and the rate of participation. .  Entrants need not be present at the drawing to win.  Winner will be notified by a Twitter comment or message. Winner must be present to win. If the winner is not present or if the winner is found to be ineligible, an alternate may be selected at Sponsor’s discretion.  Potential winner must accept prize by 1:00 pm on September 27, 2018, at the OutSystems Social Booth. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively "the Prize Claim Documents"). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor.

Prizes:

Two (2) Grand Prize winners will receive the following prize:

  • One (1) Apple* Watch. Games not included. Approximate Prize Retail Value (APRV): $400.

*Although the prize is an Apple Watch, Apple is not a sponsor of this contest and is not liable in any way for any adverse outcomes.

Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The APRV of the prize represents Sponsor's good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated APRV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.

Prize will only be awarded on site. All federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.

Online Entry: Enter the Sweepstakes during the Promotion Period online by signing into your twitter account and perform the following tasks: Use #nxStep and tag @OutSystems on Twitter to participate. One winner will receive an Apple Watch for the most tweets; the other winner will receive one for the most valuable tweet. 

No registration fee is required to enter the Sweepstakes.

Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Internet entries must be made by the entrant. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void that entrant's Entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. Sponsor's database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes.

Privacy: All entrants acknowledge that if they are chosen as a winner, certain of their personally identifying information may be disclosed to third parties at least as required by law, including, without limitation, on a winner's list. All personal information submitted as part of the Sweepstakes may be shared by and between the Promotion Entities, and each of the Promotion Entities will use such information in accordance with their respective independent online privacy policies.

Limitation of Liability: Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any misdirected or lost mail, or any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay of operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating downloading materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, perform the random drawing from among all eligible Entries received prior to or after such cancellation, suspension, or modification.

In the event of a dispute concerning who registered online to participate in the Sweepstakes, the registration will be declared to have been made by the authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, education institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the email address. If a dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor's satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible.

By participating, entrants agree that Sponsor, those involved in the development, production (including prize suppliers), implementation and distribution of this Sweepstakes and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, service providers, and agencies, and their directors, officers, agents, employees, attorneys, and any other person or entity associated with such entities and/or promotion (hereinafter collectively called "Promoters“), shall not be liable for any claims, damages, losses or injuries, including any third party claims, arising from or relating to, in whole or in part, this Sweepstakes, including entry and participation in this Sweepstakes and acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes. All entrants further agree that in the event of any third party claims, damages, losses or injuries, arising from or relating to such entrant's participation in this Sweepstakes, such entrant will indemnify and hold Promoters harmless from and against any and all such claims, including reasonable attorneys' fees related thereto. Promoters shall not be liable for entries that are delayed, lost, misdirected, misdelivered, incorrect or incomplete, and such entries will not be eligible for this Sweepstakes. Promoters shall not be responsible for any technical malfunctions of any telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment or software; program malfunctions or other failures; delayed computer transactions or network connections; any errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical or electronic; or any combination thereof, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to the computer of any entrant or any other person related to or resulting from downloading any part of this Sweepstakes. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Sweepstakes will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond its control corrupt the proper administration or security of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to modify the rules of the Sweepstakes in any way or at any time, as long as reasonable notice is given. All taxes on any prize won are the sole responsibility of each winner, including, without limitation, any federal, state, or local taxes which may be deemed applicable in such winner’s jurisdiction of residence. This Sweepstakes shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, United States of America.

Rules/Winners List. A list of winners’ names may be posted on http://www.outsystems.com within 2 days of the drawing. To receive a copy of these Official Rules or the list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: OutSystems, Inc., 5901 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Building C, Suite 495, Atlanta, GA 30328. Specify "winners list" or "rules" on your request.  WA and VT residents may omit return postage.