11. GOVERNING LAW; ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Participant agrees that any dispute arising out of this contest shall be resolved individually without class action and exclusively governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of laws rules. Any disputes (excluding disputes where a party is seeking preliminary or permanent injunctive relief or a temporary restraining order) that may arise out of this contest shall first be submitted to mediation before a mediator appointed by the American Arbitration Association in San Francisco, CA pursuant to its rules of mediation. If a good faith attempt by both parties and the American Arbitration Association fails to accomplish a resolution, then after fully exhausting the mediation remedy, the matter shall be submitted to the American Arbitration Association for binding arbitration.
12. GENERAL TERMS: To obtain a copy of the list of winners, send your request, along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope, to: InfoWorld Media Group, 501 2nd Street, San Francisco, California 94107 Attention: Galen Gruman. Winner’s list requests must reference the entry deadline for the Contest.