Contest Rules

The Riddle of Prague Kindle Fire Contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by Quicksilver Legacy Books (“QLB”).

HOW TO ENTER: To enter, fill in your name and email address. Use the name that you want to be identified publicly as in the event that you are one of the Contest winners. The Contest begins on Thursday, November 28th at midnight and runs through Thursday, December 5th, 2013, at 11:59 p.m.

Limit one entry per person. All entries submitted online will be considered made by the authorized account holder of the email address provided, if any.  Duplicate or multiple entries will be disqualified. Use of any automated entry software is prohibited.

Entrants agree not to upload, post, or transmit any materials which contain any computer viruses, Easter eggs, worms, Trojan Horses, or other harmful component or programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information.  Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and QLB reserves the right to seek damages from any person who makes such attempt(s).  Entrants also agree not to provide or upload any content which is defamatory, threatening, distasteful, racist, unlawful or otherwise objectionable.

QLB is not responsible for lost, destroyed or misdirected entries.

Any questions regarding the number of entries submitted by an individual or the authorized account holder of an email address shall be determined by  in its sole discretion by QLB, and QLB reserves the right to disqualify any entries by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the Contest.

GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″ Table   Retail Value $379, and One (1) Signed Copy of The Riddle of Prague.

There will be one Grand Prize winner selected randomly from those contestants who answer all five questions correctly.

SECOND PLACE PRIZE: One (1) Signed Copy of The Riddle of Prague

There will be five Second Place winners selected randomly from those contestants who answer all five questions correctly.

No substitutions, exchanges, refunds, or cash redemptions of prizes by Winner is permitted.

Winners are responsible for any and all local, state, and federal taxes associated with claiming this prize.

SELECTION OF WINNER: One (1) winner will be selected randomly by a representative of QLB from all eligible entries received on or before the Contest deadline.  The winner will be announced on this website by QLB on or about Thursday, December 5, 2013.  Winner will be notified by email.  In QLB’s sole discretion, a selected winner may be required to forfeit a prize and an alternate winner may be selected in accordance with these Official Rules from among the remaining eligible entries for that prize if selected winner (i) fails to respond  within ten (10) days of notification, (ii) declines or cannot accept, receive or use the prize for any reason, or (iii) fails to comply with these Official Rules.

CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Winner is subject to verification by QLB, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest. No one related to the author or otherwise employed by or contracted by QLB is permitted to enter the Contest.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating in this Contest, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects. By entering, each entrant agrees to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless QLB and each of its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and marketing agencies and each of their respective employees, officers, shareholders, directors, representatives and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) from and against any claims, damages or liability involving or arising out of  (i) technical or computer malfunctions, lost connections, disconnections, transmission or other errors of any kind whether mechanical, human, electronic or otherwise; (ii) data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of entry or other materials; (iii) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused, including death, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by the prize or resulting from acceptance, possession or use or misuse of any prize or from participating in the Contest or any Contest related activity; or (iv) any printing, distribution, typographical, administrative, human or technological errors involving or associated with the Contest. QLB disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participating in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with the Sweepstakes.

QLB’s RESERVATION OF RIGHTS: QLB reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, or suspend this Contest (or any portion of the Contest) should any virus, bug, computer problem, force majeure, or other cause or problem corrupt or inhibit the administration, security or proper operation of the Contest. In such situation (or in the event of any type of error), QLB reserves the right to select the winners from eligible entries received prior to the action taken or in such manner as deemed fair and appropriate by QLB. In no event will QLB be liable for more than the stated number of prizes in these Official Rules. QLB may prohibit entrant from participating in the Contest or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or QLB’s representatives. Releasees have not made and/or are not responsible for any misrepresentation or guaranty, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prizes.

By entering the Contest, entrants agree that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out‑of‑pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Contest, but in no event will attorneys’ fees be awarded or recoverable; and (3) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby knowingly and expressly waives all rights to seek, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than actual out‑of‑pocket expenses, and/or any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.

PRIVACY POLICY/DISCLOSURES OF INFORMATION: QLB may collect and use personal information that entrants provide to enter the Contest to actually conduct the Contest and contact potential winners. Personal information includes any information that can be tracked back to a specific individual use, including name and email address. Otherwise, no personal information that QLB collects in connection with the administration of the QLB will be sold or given to anyone who may contact entrants for any purpose not related to the Contest.

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