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LG Mobile Social Media Valentine’s Day Competition

LG Mobile Social Media Valentine’s Day Competition Terms and Conditions

This LG Mobile Social Media Valentine’s Day Competition (“this Competition”) is run by LG Electronics S.A. (Pty) Ltd (“LG”) and is open to all members of the public who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and reside in South Africa. This Competition excludes employees, directors, all agents/agencies, contractors and consultants of LG and all other participating companies and their immediate families, life partners, associate, or business partners of LG, LG’s associated companies, and outlet owners and their immediate families and staff. Entrants that fulfill these requirements will hereafter be referred to as “Participants”.

1. This Competition starts at 12:00 on 06 February 2014 and ends at 17:00 on 14 February 2014 (“end date”).

2. One (1) lucky Participant stands a chance of winning two (2) LG G2 Smartphones (the “prize”) .

3. To qualify as a potential winner, Participants:
3.1. may enter on Twitter:
3.1.1. by clicking on,
3.1.2. must tweet, in no more than one hundred and forty (140) characters, their favourite love song for their perfect Valentine using the hashtag type “#LGG2Love”,
3.1.3. must follow LG Mobile on Twitter;
3.2. may enter on Facebook:
3.2.1. by clicking on,
3.2.2. must “like” LG Mobile on Facebook.
3.2.3. in the comments section of this Competition’s post, write their favourite love song for their perfect Valentine in no more than 10 words with the hashtag type “#LGG2Love” in their comment
3.3. if selected as a finalist, must send the requested contact detail by the set cut-off time on the end date communicated via direct message on Twitter or via email or Inbox message on Facebook.
3.4. must be LG Mobile Facebook and Twitter followers;
3.5. must be in possession of a valid South African identity document or permanent residence permit or temporary residence permit valid for a period exceeding 3 (three) months for the Republic of South Africa and valid at the end date;
3.6. may enter multiple times on either Twitter/ Facebook.

4. LG Mobile will select the best entry as the winner after the end date of this Competition from all Participants who meet all the requirements stipulated in clause 3. The winner will be notified within one (1) week after the end date of this Competition.

5. There are no additional charges for participating in this Competition but standard data costs as per user’s Service Provider apply for data usage.

6. Data transfer speeds are not guaranteed and are dependent on network availability and utilisation.

7. This Competition is also subject to, and must be read in conjunction with, LG’s existing terms and conditions applicable to its online platforms which can be accessed at

8. LG will use reasonable efforts to contact the winner telephonically on the contact details used by the Participant to participate in this Competition.

9. The winner will be contacted during working hours between 08:00 and 17:00.

10. LG shall attempt to contact the winner for a period of 2 (two) working days after the winner has been selected. Should a Participant not be available on the contact number provided during the timeframe stipulated above or rejects, forfeits or declines acceptance of the prize, that winner’s right to the prize will be deemed to have been waived and the prize will be forfeited. LG reserves the right to then award the prize to the next Participant with the best entry at its sole discretion.

11. The winner must be able to identify himself or herself in a manner determined by LG as the Participant of this Competition and has to comply with the required validation procedure in order to claim the prize.

12. The winner’s name and location may be displayed on all LG’s social media platforms and website competition pages.

13. LG shall request the winner’s consent in writing to their image and/or likeness being used and published by LG in connection with this Competition for a period of 12 (twelve) months after he/she has been announced as a winner via Facebook ( and Twitter (@LGMobileSA). The winner may decline the use of his or her image and/or likeness by LG.

14. The prize is not transferable or exchangeable.

15. The duration of this Competition may be extended or curtailed at the sole discretion of LG. Participants will be advised of any such change via Facebook ( and Twitter (@LGMobileSA).

16. The prize will only be delivered to physical addresses and will not be sent to postal addresses.

17. A prize that remains unclaimed after three (3) months of the end date will be forfeited. LG reserves the right to award the prize to the next qualifying winner at its sole discretion.

18. LG shall not be liable for any costs incurred by the winner upon transfer/delivery of the prize.

19. All risks and ownership of the prize shall pass to the winner upon transfer/delivery thereof and hence all of LG’s obligations in regard to this Competition as well as in regard to the prize shall terminate.

20. In the event of a dispute in regard to any aspect of this Competition and/or the Terms and Conditions, LG’s decision will be final and binding and no correspondence may be entered into.

21. LG may refuse to award the prize if entry procedures or these Terms and Conditions have not been adhered to or if it detects any irregularities or fraudulent practices. LG is entitled in its entire discretion to reject any Participant for any reason and will not be obliged to notify Participants that they are rejected.

22. LG is not liable for any technical failures affecting participation and/or prize redemption process of this Competition.

23. LG assumes no liability whatsoever for any entry that has been omitted from participation in this Competition for any reason whatsoever.

24. LG has no control over the interception or loss of your personal information over the internet and assumes no liability for any such interception or loss.

25. User data collected via this Competition will not be used for any other purpose than for this Competition only.

26. Neither LG nor any other person or party associated with this Competition, their associated companies, agents, contractors and sponsors and any of its personnel involved in this Competition, shall be liable whatsoever for any loss or damage incurred or suffered (including but not limited to direct or indirect or consequential loss), death or personal injury suffered or sustained arising from either participation in this Competition or from claiming the prize.

27. LG reserves the right to cancel, terminate or alter this Competition immediately and without notice in the event that this Competition is held to be or becomes unlawful. In such event all Participants hereby waive any rights which they may have against LG and acknowledge that they will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against LG.