Home Resource Center News and Announcements News Archive Microelectronics and Services Official Rules Sweepstakes - CS Mantech Trade Show Materion Microelectronics & Services Giveaway at CS Mantech Trade Show Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO PLAY OR WIN. A PURCHASE OF MATERION PRODUCTS WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void where prohibited by law. 1. Promotion Period. The Materion Microelectronics & Services Giveaway at the CS Mantech Trade Show (“Sweepstakes”) starts at 12:01 a.m. ET on April 16, 2012 and ends at 4:00 p.m. ET on April 26, 2012 (“Promotion Period”). 2. How to Play. To enter for a chance to win the [a] Sweepstakes Prize simply do any one of the following. No other method of entry will be accepted. (a) IN PERSON: Visit the Materion Booth, Number 13, at the CS Mantech Trade Show held at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel between April 24, 2012 and April 25, 2012 during exhibiting hours, to fill out an entry. (b) BY MAIL: Legibly print your name, address, daytime and evening telephone numbers and e-mail address, and the words “Materion Microelectronics & Services CS Mantch Giveaway” on a 3”x5” post card, and mail to Materion Corporation, Attn: Jo-Anna Moscati, 2978 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14214. Mail-in entries must be postmarked before April 23, 2012 and must be received by Materion on or before April 26, 2012, 3:00 p.m.. (c) BY EMAIL: Submit an email to MailingListMS@materionstore.com with Subject Line: “Materion Microelectronics & Services CS Mantch Giveaway” prior to the close of the Promotion Period. The email must include your name, address, daytime and evening telephone numbers and e-mail address. IF YOU DO NOT WANT MATERION TO CONTACT YOU REGARDING SUBJECTS UNRELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES USING THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE, PLEASE NOTE YOUR PREFERENCE ON YOUR ENTRY Only one entry per eligible individual per day is permitted. Any individuals entering or attempting to enter more than once per day may be disqualified. MATERION is not responsible for entries that are lost, mutilated, misdirected, or delayed. All entries become the exclusive property of MATERION, and mail or email entries will not be acknowledged or returned. 3. Sweepstakes Prize. The Sweepstakes Prize will be 2 Apple Ipad, 3rd generation, which has an estimated value of $600 a piece (“Sweepstakes Prize”). There are 2 Drawings, one for each Sweepstakes Prize. There is no cash equivalent prize option available. Odds of winning [a Sweepstakes Prize] depend upon the number of eligible entries received. 4. Drawing. There will only be 2 winners of the Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes Winners”). The Sweepstakes Winners will be selected randomly in a drawing of all eligible entrants, which will occur within at the CS Mantech Trade Show, Boston Park Plaza Hotel. The times of the drawings are Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 2:45 p.m at the Materion Booth, Number 13 and Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. after the PVD Magnetron Sputtering Parameters and their Effect on the Composition of AuSn Solder presentation. The Sweepstakes Winners will be notified by phone or electronic mail that they have been selected as a Sweepstakes Winners and given instructions regarding how to accept their Sweepstakes Prize. The Sweepstakes Winners’ names will also be listed in our Microelectronic & Services Newsletter, June 2012. For the names of Sweepstakes Winners, email MailingListMS@materionstore.com after the drawing date. No Sweepstakes Winner can win more than one Sweepstakes Prize. If an eligible entrant wins a Sweepstakes Prize, all other entries by that Sweepstakes Winner will be nullified, and that Sweepstakes Winner will be ineligible to win any other Sweepstakes Prize. The Sweepstakes Winners will have twenty 20 business days from the sending of notification of selection as the Sweepstakes Winner to accept their Sweepstakes Prize. If a selected Sweepstakes Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the Sweepstakes Prizes, or fails timely to return any completed documentation if required, the selected Sweepstakes Winner’s Sweepstakes Prizes may be forfeited. If any Sweepstakes Prize is unclaimed or forfeited, it will not be awarded to other entrants. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE, AND ANY EXPENSES ASSOCIATED WITH REDEEMING THE SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE, ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNING ENTRANT(S). The Sweepstakes Winner releases, indemnifies, and holds harmless MATERION and all related individuals and entities, including its agents and independent contractors, from any and all liability, claims, or actions of any kind sustained in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes and the receipt, ownership, or use of the Sweepstakes Prize. The Sweepstakes Winner will be required to sign and return a Winner Affidavit of Eligibility. The Sweepstakes Winner consents to the use of his/her name, photograph, and/or likeness for advertising and publicity purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. 5. Eligibility. The Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who are legal residents of the United States who currently reside in the United States and who are at least eighteen (18) years of age. VOID IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE PARTICIPATION IS PROHIBITED. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. By entering the Sweepstakes, you represent and warrant to MATERION that you are a United States resident currently residing in the United States and that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age. You further represent and warrant that your entry to the Sweepstakes is not violative of any federal, state, and/or local law and/or regulation that governs your entry into the Sweepstakes. Principals and employees of MATERION and its parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries, and the immediate family members (spouses, parents and their spouses, children and their spouses, and siblings and their spouses) of principals and employees, are not eligible to play in or win the Sweepstakes. 6. Sponsor. MATERION CORPORATION is the sponsor of the Sweepstakes, and may be contacted at 2978 Main Street, Buffalo, New York, 14214, 716-837-1000. 7. Disclaimer. MATERION disclaims liability for any problems caused by unpredictable or uncontrollable malfunctions, including from bugs or failure in computer servers, hardware, or software, transmission, by online failure, or lost, delayed, or corrupted data transmitted by participants. MATERION is not responsible for entries that are mistransferred online. MATERION reserves the right to substitute a prize or prizes of substantially equal value in the event the Sweepstakes Prize becomes unavailable for any reason. 8. Additional Conditions. All entrants release, indemnify, and hold harmless MATERION and all related individuals and entities, including its agents and independent contractors, from any and all liability, claims, or actions of any kind sustained in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes and the receipt, ownership, or use of a Sweepstakes Prize. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree to be bound by these complete Official Rules and by the decisions of the judges, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Any disputes relating to the Sweepstakes arising between entrants and MATERION will be resolved under the laws of the state of Ohio. In the event of a dispute regarding an entrant’s identity, the entrant will be considered to be the named registrant. MATERION, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the MATERION website, or who is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. MATERION further reserves the right to cancel, terminate, or modify the Sweepstakes if it is not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, or technical failures of any sort. In the event of cancellation, the Sweepstakes Prize(s) will be awarded by random drawing of the eligible entries received prior to the date of the cancellation. The Sweepstakes Prize is not transferable. For a printable version, click here.