NETAPP 2014 TOP TASK (“Drawing”) OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO WIN. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

  1. SPONSOR

    NetApp, Inc., 495 East Java Dr., Sunnyvale, CA 94089, is the Sponsor of this Drawing.

  2. ELIGIBILITY

    Open to individuals 18 years of age or older who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia at the time of entry, and who are not employees of any U.S. government and its affiliated subsidiaries. Employees, officers, directors, agents, and representatives of NetApp, Inc., its affiliates and subsidiaries, and their immediate family and household members are not eligible to enter or win. NetApp, Inc. has some test criteria to select entrants. Only those who meet the test criteria and complete the card sort will be eligible to participate in this Drawing. Limit: one entry per e-mail address. Multiple entries will be disqualified.

  3. HOW TO ENTER

    To enter, complete the NetApp top task using the URL within the e-mail invitation, including all fields, and submit by 11:59pm UTC on March 18, 2014. Entrant must be the registered user of the e-mail address provided on the entry form.

  4. DETERMINATION OF THE WINNER

    One winner will be determined by a random drawing held by NetApp on or about 12pm PDT on March 26, 2014, from among all valid entrants (“Winner”). Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. If, in the Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected tampering or evidence of actual tampering or technological corruption, Sponsor reserves the right to void any suspect entries. In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the e-mail account holder. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Drawing is a violation of criminal and civil laws and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person and to seek other remedies to the fullest extent permitted by law.

  5. PRIZES

    NetApp will award one Prize in this Drawing to one Winner who will win the following prize: an Apple® iPad® mini WiFi 16GB. An Apple iPad mini with WiFi 16GB has an approximate retail value of $499 (“Prize”).

    NetApp reserves the right to substitute an equivalent prize of equal retail value at its sole discretion.

  6. NOTIFICATION OF THE WINNER

    The Winner will be notified by e-mail on or after April 4, 2014. If NetApp does not receive replies to its notification announcements from a Winner within one week, that Winner’s Prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. The Winner must complete an affidavit of eligibility and liability and, where not prohibited by law, provide a publicity release without receiving additional compensation. If NetApp does not receive the affidavit and release from the Winner within two weeks of notification, that Winner's Prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. Sponsor will not be responsible for any errors in the information provided in the Drawing entries. The Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen Prize; the Prize is offered and must be accepted “as is” without warranty of any kind; and no substitutions or cash equivalent for the Prize shall be offered.

  7. CONDITIONS

    The Drawing is governed by these Official Rules. By participating and submitting an entry, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to these Official Rules and understand that the Drawing results are final in all respects. The Winner and entrants agree that all decisions regarding the Drawing, including but not limited to the selection of the Winner, will be made by NetApp, whose decisions shall be final and binding.

    The Winner is solely responsible for all applicable national, federal, state, and local taxes. All national, federal, state, provincial, and local laws apply.

    The Winner and entrants agree that NetApp is not responsible for [i] lost, late, delayed, misdirected, stolen, unintelligible, or incomplete electronic or other mail; [ii] telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties; [iii] errors in transmission; or [iv] any condition caused by events beyond NetApp’s control that may affect the Drawing. All entries become the property of NetApp.

    By entering this Drawing, each entrant and the Winner agree to release and hold NetApp harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind in connection with the Drawing or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, misappropriation of likeness, or invasion of privacy. The winner and entrants agree that the Sponsor shall have no liability whatsoever for any deficiency or malfunctioning of any Prize, for any damage incurred from use or participation of the Prize, or from participation in this Drawing.

    NetApp reserves the right to change, alter, or amend these Official Rules or terminate the Drawing, in its sole discretion, to provide fair administration of the Drawing or to comply with applicable law. No cash or other substitution is permitted, except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prizes are nontransferable, unless otherwise specifically approved by Sponsor in writing.

  8. PRIVACY POLICY

    All information provided in the entries will be maintained and protected by Sponsor. This information may only be used by Sponsor for purpose of determining and notifying the Winner. The data and information provided will be used in accordance with the terms of the NetApp privacy policy located at http://www.netapp.com/us/site/privacy.html

    The names and logos identifying NetApp products and services are trademarks or registered trademarks of NetApp, Inc. All other brands or products referenced are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

    Neither Sponsor nor this Drawing is affiliated with, sponsored by, or endorsed in any manner by Apple Inc.