[svlug] Fw: O'Reilly Raffling Pass to Peer-to-Peer Conference
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Thu Jul 12 07:58:01 PDT 2001
----- Original Message -----
From: "Denise Olliffe" <deniseo at oreilly.com>
To: <josemedeiros at earthlink.net>
Sent: Wednesday, July 11, 2001 3:55 PM
Subject: O'Reilly Raffling Pass to Peer-to-Peer Conference
> Enter to win a pass to:
> THE O'REILLY PEER-TO-PEER & WEB SERVICES CONFERENCE
> Enter our raffle and your group* may win a pass to:
> The O'Reilly Peer-to-Peer & Web Services Conference
> September 18-21, 2001, Washington, D.C.
> The lucky winner will be given a three-day, conference session-only
> pass* to attend the conference, September 19-21, valued at $1,595.00.
> The winning pass includes:
> --Access to all conference sessions September 19-21
> --Access to evening social events
> --Admission to Exhibit Hall
> --All conference handouts
> --Three breakfasts and two lunches (No lunch on Friday)
> *VERY IMPORTANT:
> O'Reilly assumes that if your group is the lucky winner of this pass,
> as the user group leader, you will distribute the winning pass to one
> member of your group, using a method appropriate for your group
> (drawing, raffle, etc.).
> Pass does not include tutorial fees, lodging or transportation.
> Please email your entry to: deniseo at oreilly.com. Deadline for entries
> will be July 31st, 2001. In the subject line of your email, please say
> "P2P Raffle Entry." The winning group will be contacted on August 1st,
> 2001 by email--unless a phone call is requested (phone number must be
> provided). ONE entry per group, please.
> Only one attendee per pass will be allowed. Two people cannot share
> the same pass to attend the conference on separate days.
> For more information about the O'Reilly P2P & Web Services Conference,
> please visit our website: http://conferences.oreilly.com/p2p/
> PLEASE INFORM YOUR MEMBERS:
> Early bird registration ends August 17th. O'Reilly User Group Program
> members are entitled to 20% discount on all conference and tutorial
> fees. If they register for the conference before August 17th, during
> the "Early Bird" special, they will receive the 20% discount off this
> already reduced pricing. After August 17th, the 20% discount will
> apply to standard fees. If the winner of the pass has already
> registered for the conference, the winner will be reimbursed for any
> conference session fees paid.
> If you would like brochures for your members, I'd be happy ship them.
> Now for the Rules and Regulations-I apologize for the length, they're
> really quite simple:
> THESE RULES CONSTITUTE THE OFFICIAL RULES OF THIS RAFFLE. BY
> PARTICIPATING IN THE RAFFLE, ENTRANTS AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE OFFICIAL
> RULES AND THE DECISION OF THE JUDGES, WHICH ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN
> ALL RESPECTS.
> 1. Entry:
> No purchase is necessary to enter the Raffle. To enter the Raffle,
> Please email Denise Olliffe @ deniseo at oreilly.com and tell her to enter
> your group for the Raffle. Entries must be received at O'Reilly&
> Associates by July 31st, 2001. Limit one entry per group, per e-mail
> address. O'Reilly & Associates and its agents are not responsible for
> lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, illegible or damaged email that
> results from any source. By entering, entrant agrees to abide by and be
> bound by the Official Rules. O'Reilly & Associates reserves the right
> to cancel the raffle if it becomes technically corrupted.
> 2. Eligibility:
> The O'Reilly Raffle is open to all who are 18 years of age or older,
> and reside in the U.S. or Canada, except employees of The O'Reilly &
> Associates. Anyone else directly involved in this Raffle is ineligible
> to participate. Raffle void where prohibited by law. All federal,
> state, and local laws apply.
> 3. Selection and Notification:
> The winners will be chosen at random from all eligible entries
> submitted by February 1st. O'Reilly will notify winners by e-mail or
> phone. A prize not claimed by September 19th (First day of conference
> sessions) will not be awarded. The odds of winning depend on the
> number of eligible entries received.
> 4. Other Rules:
> a) The prize is nontransferable and non-endorsable; no cash or other
> substitutions will be offered. All federal, state, and local taxes
> and delivery charges are the sole responsibility of the winner.
> c) The winner consents to the use of his/her name and/or likeness for
> publicity, advertising, and commercial purposes, in perpetuity,
> without further compensation unless prohibited by law. O'Reilly &
> Associates and its agents are not responsible for lost entries, or
> for and availability of information or for Internet, for whatever
> reason. Entries will be disqualified if O'Reilly & Associates
> determines, at its sole discretion, that entrants have attempted to
> circumvent the terms and conditions of these rules. All decisions by
> O'Reilly & Associates are final.
> d) By participating in this Raffle, entrants agree to release and hold
> O'Reilly & Associates (and their employees, agents, representatives,
> or affiliated companies) harmless from any and all losses, damages,
> rights, claims, and actions of any kind in connection with the
> Raffle or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of any
> prize, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death or
> property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation,
> or invasion of privacy.
> e) Entrant also agrees that in no event shall O'Reilly & Associates or
> its agents be liable to entrant or any other person for any damage,
> injuries or losses arising out of the introduction of any virus, bug
> or software malfunction resulting from participation in this Raffle,
> or for any damage, injuries or losses arising in connection with the
> f) O'Reilly & Associates reserves the right to modify the rules of
> the Raffle in any way or at any time, as long as reasonable notice
> is given.
> g) To receive the name of the winners, or a copy of the Official Rules,
> send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to O'Reilly Peer-to-Peer &
> Web Services Conference UG Raffle, c/o O'Reilly & Associates, 101
> Morris Street, Sebastopol, CA 95472, Attn: Denise Olliffe,
> Post-marked prior to the close of the raffle (July 31st, 2001).
> Good luck!
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