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Parallels "Welcome to your New Mac" Giveaway

These are the official rules for the 'Parallels "Welcome to your New Mac"' Giveaway. This promotion will be referred to as the "Giveaway" throughout the rest of these rules. In these rules, "we", "our", and "us" refer to OnTheHub (as part of Kivuto Solutions Inc.), the sponsor of the Giveaway. "You" refers to a potentially eligible Giveaway entrant.
About the Giveaway

OnTheHub and Parallels are giving away an Apple MacBook. Enter the promotion on our Giveaway page. There's multiple ways to earn entries into the Giveaway, make sure you complete all of the activities to increase your chances to win!
Giveaway Period

The Giveaway is run by OnTheHub and will take place in any state within continental United States excluding Rhode Island and province in Canada excluding Quebec from 10:00 EST January 9, 2017 to 23:59:59 EST February 5, 2017 (the "Giveaway Period")
Giveaway Sponsors

For the purposes of the Giveaway, the "Giveaway Group" is composed of the Sponsors and Kivuto Solutions Inc. (as OnTheHub) together with its affiliates, including without limitation its parent, sister and subsidiary companies, retailers, franchisees, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers of material and services related to the Giveaway, and any other corporation, partnership, sole proprietorship or other legal entity directly involved in the Giveaway and their respective employees, agents, and representatives (collectively, the "Giveaway Sponsor(s)"). This Giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Twitter or Facebook.

The Giveaway is open to students, faculty, and staff (academic members) who:

    (i) reside in any state or territory within the continental United States excluding Rhode Island or reside in any province or territory within Canada excluding Quebec;
    (iii) have reached the age of majority in their state, province, or territory in which they reside, as of the date of entering the Giveaway;
    (iv) have read and accepted the Official Giveaway Entry Rules.

How to Enter

Entries from all weeks will be compiled for the final grand prize draw. One email address must be used through the duration of the Giveaway; failure to do so will lead in disqualification.

    • 1 Entry: Entering the Giveaway
    • 1 Entry (Max 4): Answering the posted question
    • 1 Entry (Max 5): Having friends enter the promotion through your personalized link. This link can be shared with friends on Twitter, Facebook, through Email and on Blogs.
    • 5 Entries: Watching a Parallels YouTube Video
    • 5 Entries: Tweet using the "#MacToSchool" hashtag
    • 10 Entries: Joining the OnTheHub mailing list
    • 15 Entries: Downloading the free Parallels Access app for iOS or Android
    • 50 Entries: Purchasing Parallels from OnTheHub (No Purchase Necessary)

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN - ALTERNATE MEANS OF CONTEST ENTRY: Individuals may receive fifty (50) entries for the Contest by legibly printing the Entrant's name, street address, city, state/province, zip/postal code, telephone number, complete email address on a 3 x 5 inch (or 7.5 x 12.5 cm) piece of paper and mailing it to Parallels Giveaway, 126 York Street, Suite 200, Ottawa, ON, K1N 5T5 Canada. Please note the correct contest name (Parallels "Welcome to your New Mac" Giveaway) is necessary to identify the specific contest being entered. Mail-in entries that omit this information will not be valid. All mail-in entries must be postmarked by February 5, 2017 and received by February 20, 2017.

All entries accumulated during the promotion period will be entered into the grand prize draw. There are a total of 95 entries that can be earned during the promotion period. This Giveaway is created for students, faculty and staff only.

There is one (1) prize available to be won in the Giveaway. The total value of prizes is $1,299 USD.
Prize Name    Valid Entries    Start Date    End Date    Retail Value
Apple MacBook    Grand Prize    January 9, 2017 10:00AM EST    February 5, 2017 11:59PM EST    $1,299 USD

All entries are accumulated during the promotion period are entered into the entry pool for the Grand Prize.
Awarding of Prize

To be declared a winner, a selected entrant must, in addition to meeting the Giveaway eligibility criteria and otherwise complying with the official Giveaway rules, first (the "Winner"):

    a) Be reached by email by the Sponsor or its representatives within ten (10) days immediately following the selection of the entry;
    b) Sign up for the OnTheHub eStore (it's free) to verify your academic status;
    c) Sign the Sponsor's form of declaration and release which must include a witnesses signature (a witness is a person of your choice who must be 18 years of age or older) by completing all required Schedules and return it to the Sponsor or its representatives at the address indicated on the Declaration and Release Form within five (5) days following its delivery by the Sponsor or its representatives.

Disqualification: If any one of the conditions mentioned above is not met, the selected entrant will be disqualified and shall not be entitled to receive any prize, and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to select at random another eligible entrant as a potential prize winner.

For Canadian Residence: Entrants selected to be awarded a prize must successfully answer a skill-testing question. If a selected entrant cannot be reached within 72 hours of the random draw, declines the prize, incorrectly answers the skill-testing question, or if a selected entrant fails to meet any of the contest conditions, his/her entry will be voided and another selected entrant will be randomly chosen from the remaining valid entries. In order to be awarded a prize, each selected entrant must correctly answer, without mechanical or other assistance, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by telephone, e-mail or mail at a mutually convenient time.

Prize Delivery: Following receipt of the selected entrant's signed Declaration and Release Form, the Sponsor or its representatives will send to the winner a letter informing him or her of the method by which he or she may take possession of the prize. OR Following receipt of the selected entrant's Declaration and Release Form, the Sponsor or its representatives will send the prize to the winner. Please allow eight (8) to sixteen (16) weeks for delivery of same.
General Terms and Conditions

Verification of Entries: The validity of any Giveaway entry is subject to verification by the Sponsor. Any illegible, incomplete or fraudulent entries will be rejected. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered with or unlawful in any way. Entries submitted by unauthorized means or by spamming will be disqualified. In the event that it has been determined that an entry has been made in an manner not sanctioned by these rules and/or an entrant has submitted more than the number of entries permitted by these rules, the entrant and all of his/her entries will be disqualified. Any entrant or other individual who enters or attempts to enter the Giveaway in a manner which is contrary to these Official Giveaway Rules or which is otherwise disruptive to the proper operation of the Giveaway or by its nature is unjust to other entrants or potential entrants will be rejected and that entrant or purported entrant will be disqualified. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and none will be returned.

Acceptance of Prizes: All prizes must be accepted as described in these rules and cannot be transferred to another individual, substituted for another prize or exchanged in whole or in part for money, subject only to what is set out in the rule below. If applicable, the winner is responsible for any taxes associated with the Prize.

Substitution of Prizes: The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, and for any reason whatsoever, to substitute for any prize, or part thereof, a substitute prize of equivalent or greater value, including without limitation a cash award.

Number of Prizes/Winners: By entering the Giveaway, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Giveaway Rules and also acknowledges that the Giveaway Sponsor shall not be required under any circumstances to award more prizes than the number of available prizes, as set out in these official Giveaway rules. In the event that, for any reason whatsoever (including without limitation, as a result of an error, malfunction or defect in the design, advertising, management, implementation or administration of the Giveaway, whether mechanical, electronic, human or otherwise) the number of declared winners or the number of prizes claimed by entrants is greater than the number of prizes available, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to end the Giveaway in whole or in part, without notice, and to award the correct number of prizes among the correct number of winners, selected in accordance with these Giveaway rules from among those eligible entries validly submitted prior to the termination of the Giveaway

Termination of Giveaway: Without limiting the provisions of the rules above, the Giveaway Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate or suspend the Giveaway, in whole or in part, in the event of any cause or circumstance, including without limitation any virus, computer bug or unauthorized human intervention or any other cause that is beyond the control of the Sponsor, that could corrupt or affect the administration, security, impartiality or normal course of the Giveaway.

Release and Exclusion of Liability – General. By entering or attempting to enter the Giveaway, each entrant and/or purported entrant agrees: (i) to release, discharge, and forever hold harmless the Giveaway Group Entities, and their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, agents and other representatives (collectively, the "Releasees") from any and all claims, actions, damages, demands, manner of actions, causes of action, suits, debts, duties, accounts, bonds, covenants, warranties, indemnities, claims over, contracts and liabilities of whatever nature or kind arising out of, or in connection with the entrant's participation or attempted participation in the Giveaway, compliance or non-compliance with these Giveaway Rules and acceptance and use of the prize; and (ii) if selected as a potential winner, to sign the Giveaway Sponsors' form(s) of Declaration and Release documentation (see Rule 8.1 above) in this regard before receiving his/her prize. The Releasees will not be responsible for lost, incomplete, late or misdirected entries or for any failure of the Giveaway website during the Giveaway Period, or for any technical malfunction or other problems with, any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software or for any technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination of the foregoing, and will not be liable for any resulting injury or damage to any person or property arising from, or relating to, that person's or any other person's participation or attempted participation in the Giveaway. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Giveaway is a violation of criminal and civil laws and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

Name/Image of Winners: By entering the Giveaway, each winner authorizes the Giveaway Sponsor and its advertising and promotional agencies and their respective employees or other representatives to broadcast, publish and otherwise use his or her name, photograph, image, statements regarding the Giveaway or any prize, place of residence and (or) voice for publicity purposes, without any form of remuneration.

Communication with Entrants: No communication or correspondence will be entered into with entrants, other than with entrants who are selected as potential prizewinners.

Personal Information: The personal information gathered about entrants in connection with this Giveaway will be used solely for the administration of the Giveaway and is subject to OnTheHub's privacy policy, which is available http://e5.onthehub.com/Webstore/Support/PrivacyPolicy.aspx?ws=49c547ba-f56d-dd11-bb6c-0030485a6b08&vsro=8. No communication unrelated to the Giveaway, commercial or otherwise, will be sent to the entrant by OnTheHub, unless the entrant has otherwise authorized OnTheHub or one of its affiliates, as the case may be, to do so.

Identity of the Entrant: For the purposes of these rules, the entrant is the person whose valid name and email address appears on the online registration into this Giveaway. It is to this individual that the prize will be awarded if selected and declared as the winner.
Who is Sponsoring this Giveaway?

OnTheHub as part of Kivuto Solutions Inc.:

Address: Kivuto Solutions Inc. 126 York Street, Suite 200 Ottawa, ON, K1N 5T5 Canada.
Privacy Policy

Your name may be featured on our website (www.onthehub.com), blog, Twitter account and on our page on Facebook. Your information will not be sold or given to external parties. The sole use of your private information is intended for giveaway administration only.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.

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