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sweepstakes rules and regulations

The "Search a Small Business" Holiday Giveaway
Official Rules and Regulations

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Entrants must be located within 60 miles of 160 Lawr-Penn Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648 and are incorporated/formed under the laws of New Jersey with its principal place of business in New Jersey.

TO ENTER: The sweepstakes will be posted on www.hmtweb.com starting on or about 2PM EST December 7, 2009 and ending at 12 midnight EST on December 14, 2009. Online entrants must be a legal resident of the Continental United States, and be at least 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Entrants must own or be employed by a business of less than 10 employees. The business must be located in New Jersey and must be formed/incorporated under the laws of New Jersey. The business must be located in NJ and within 60 miles of 160 Lawr-Penn Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648. Only method of entry is online via email. Entrants must submit their sweepstakes entry to smallbizmarketing@gsqinteractive.com. This Sweepstakes is valid for New Jersey businesses only and is void in all other States including New York and Pennsylvania. No purchase is necessary to enter the sweepstakes.

1. Entries that G-Squared Interactive believe have been tampered with, altered, incomplete, or inaccurate are void. By sending an email with associated contact information, entrant is agreeing to be notified by phone or e-mail if he/she is chosen as a Potential Winner in the Sweepstakes. By entering, entrant acknowledges compliance with these official rules including all eligibility requirements.

2. G-Squared Interactive LLC and affiliated companies or consultants, licensors, partners, advertising and promotional agencies, and any other sponsors (collectively "Sponsors") are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions, human error, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, tampering, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of e-mail or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in this Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of the Sponsors which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsors reserve the right at their sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated or cancelled prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the website, and any entries received prior to the termination or cancellation will be included in the drawing.

3. The use of any system or agent to submit entries in connection with this Sweepstakes is prohibited and will result in disqualification.

4. In the event of a dispute over who submitted the winning entry, the holder of the winning e-mail address will be declared the winner. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A CONTESTANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, G-SQUARED INTERACTIVE LLC RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH CONTESTANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

5. Sweepstakes commences at 2PM EST December 7, 2009 and ends December 13, 2009 at 11:59PM EST (the “Promotional Period”). Emails must be received by G-Squared Interactive LLC no latter than 11:59PM on December 13, 2009.

6. The Concept of the Sweepstakes: Winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about December 15, 2009 from all electronic entries received. The winner will be chosen at random from a database table of all entries. Limit one prize per business. Odds of winning will depend on the total number of qualified entries received. Winners will be notified by e-mail on or about December 15, 2009.

To be deemed an official winner, entrant must, within 3 business days from receiving notification that they have been selected as a winner, respond and furnish to G-Squared Interactive LLC all requested information (e.g. complete name, business name, business address, telephone number, number of employees, and e-mail address). If potential winner fails to respond within 3 business days of being notified he/she will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be chosen from the remaining eligible entries.

7. The prize is as follows:

Recipient will receive a free online marketing analysis of their primary website for business. This is limited to one website. The final presentation will be based on the analysis and could contain SEO recommendations, website optimization recommendations, keyword recommendations, social media marketing recommendations, and other online marketing recommendations that stem from the initial analysis. No specific elements are guaranteed and the initial analysis will dictate the final presentation. G-Squared Interactive is not responsible for implementing any design or development changes, based on the analysis. Web design, development, hosting, and other services needed to implement changes are the responsibility of the winner. The approximate value of the prize is in excess of $10,000.00. The final analysis will be presented in Q1 2010, with a presentation date of no later than March 31, 2010.

8. The prize is non-transferable and has no cash equivalent, except as indicated. The analysis cannot be returned for cash. Substitution of prize by winner is prohibited. In the event that winner chooses not to accept his/her prize, or is unable to be notified, an alternate winner will be randomly selected from all of the remaining entries. Winner is solely responsible for all insurance, registration, and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes.

9. Sweepstakes not open to employees or contractors of G-Squared Interactive LLC and their immediate families. Winner must prove eligibility. Where permitted by law, winner grants G-Squared Interactive LLC the right to use his/her name, voice, and likeness for advertising and publicity purposes without additional compensation. Entry into Sweepstakes constitutes Winner’s agreement to sign such releases and any other legal documents that G-Squared Interactive LLC may require. Receipt of any of the prize components of this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules, and regulations. Noncompliance will result in disqualification of winner. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. All entries become the property of G-Squared Interactive LLC and will not be acknowledged or returned except as herein indicated.

10. The Sweepstakes and the rules shall be interpreted under the laws of the State of New Jersey. Any disputes or lawsuits arising out of this sweepstakes shall be brought in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Mercer County.

11. By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of G-Squared Interactive LLC, which are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.

12. G-Squared Interactive, LLC will use the information obtained for the sweepstakes to determine a winner and in its performance of the prize. It will not use the list of entrants for any other purpose other than the determination of the winner and it will not sell the list to any third party.

13. For a copy of the winner list and/or a copy of the official rules, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:

G-Squared Interactive LLC
Attn: Sweepstakes
160 Lawr-Penn Road, Suite 16-138
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
All requests must be received by December 14, 2009.

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