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Opposing Views iPad2 Sweepstakes

| by Opposing Views Staff

Win a new Apple iPad 2!

Here's your chance to get a free iPad2 from Opposing Views.

Entering the content is free and easy. Just go to www.facebook.com/opposingviews, click on the Like button and fill out your contact information.

That's it!

For more details on contest rules, visit www.opposingviews.com

Opposing Views iPad2 Sweepstakes

Official Rules NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. NOTE: Facebook has absolutely no affiliation or role of any kind in this contest. Winners will not be notified by Facebook.

Please read these rules before entering the Opposing Views Apple iPad2 Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”). You agree that, by submitting an entry, you will be bound by these Official Rules and you acknowledge that you satisfy all sweepstakes eligibility requirements.

Eligibility. If you are an individual legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and are 18 or older at the time of entry, you are eligible to enter the Sweepstakes. Our employees, their immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren), and our affiliates, advisors or advertising/promotion agencies (and their immediate family members) are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes.

How to Enter. You may enter the Sweepstakes beginning at 12:00:01 a.m. (PT) on November 2, 2011 and ending at 11:59:59 p.m. (PT) on March 31, 2012 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). To enter, you must:
(1) go to www.facebook.com/opposingviews and click on the “Sweepstakes” tab;
(2) click the “Like” button to “Like” the page www.facebook.com/opposingviews if you’ve not already done so; and (3) complete the online entry form.

The entry period for each drawing during the Sweepstakes Period will begin at 12:00:01 a.m. (PT) on November 2, 2011 and ending at 11:59:59 p.m. (PT) on March 31, 2012  (PT) on the entry end date for the drawing as listed on the attached Schedule A to these Official Rules. Limit one entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period.

Mailing List. By entering the Sweepstakes, you consent to being placed on a mailing list for promotional and other materials for opposingviews.com. You may opt out of such communication by clicking unsubscribe.

Prize. We will award 1 prize during the Sweepstakes Period, which is one (1) Apple iPad2. The approximate retail value ("ARV") of the Prize is $600. The winner will be responsible for paying all costs and expenses related to the prize that are not specifically mentioned, including, but not limited to, taxes and any other expenses that might reasonably be incurred by the winner in receiving or using the prize;

Prize Drawings. Potential winner will be selected at a random drawing to be held on or about the date listed on Schedule A. To be eligible for a drawing, we must receive entries by 11:59:59 p.m. (PT) on the entry end date for that drawing as listed on Schedule A. We, or Promotion Activators, Inc. on our behalf, will notify the potential winner by phone or e-mail within 3 business days following the drawing, and he/she will be required to sign an Eligibility Statement and Release. We will select an alternative potential winner if the potential winner does not claim the prize within 72 hours of notification, or meet the eligibility criteria. The prize will be awarded “AS IS” and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). We will award the prize to a minor’s parent or legal guardian if a minor, in any state where the age of majority is not 18, wins the prize. The parent or legal guardian must sign and return all required documentation. Limit 1 prize per person during the Sweepstakes Period.

Odds of Winning. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received by the dates listed on Schedule A for each drawing.

Additional Terms. We may, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and in our sole discretion, change these rules or cancel the Sweepstakes at any time; or modify, terminate, or suspend the Sweepstakes should viruses, worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond our control corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes or submission of entries. We are not responsible for:
(a) lost, misdirected, late, incomplete, or unintelligible entries or for inaccurate entry information, whether caused by you or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of entries;
(b) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes;
(c) any error in the operation or transmission, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, or for technical, network, telephone, computer, hardware or software, malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive any entry information on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; or
(d) injury or damage to your or any other computer resulting from downloading any materials in connection with the Sweepstakes. We may, in our sole discretion, disqualify any individual found to be: (x) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website; (y) acting in violation of these rules; or (z) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. If your entry is incomplete or if you use robotic, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods, your entry will be void. The authorized subscriber of the e-mail account used to enter the Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant and must comply with these rules in the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same e-mail account. The authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domains associated with the submitted e-mail addresses. No greater than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules will be awarded. If any technical errors occur in the selection of potential prize winner or if more prizes are claimed than the number of prizes being awarded as provided in these Official Rules, we may award the prize by random drawing from among all eligible claimants.

Miscellaneous. The Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States. The Sweepstakes and all accompanying materials are © 2011 by Opposing Views and Deep Dive Media. All rights reserved. If you win a prize, you may not transfer, assign, or redeem the prize for cash. We may substitute a prize with a prize of equal or greater value. The winner agrees (for himself or herself and his or her heirs) that, by accepting the prize, we, along with our affiliates and agents, and Facebook, will have no liability, and will be held harmless by the winner for any liability, loss, injury or damage to property or person, including death, and reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize or participation in the Sweepstakes, even if caused or contributed to by our negligence. You agree that our decisions related to the Sweepstakes and all drawings are final. The winner agrees that, by participating in the Sweepstakes, we may use the winner’s name, image or likeness in any manner and in any medium for our promotional purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.

Winner List. After we confirm the winner, we will post the winner’s name at www.opposingviews.com until April 30, 2012.