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OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

NO PURCHASE OR SURVEY COMPLETION NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR COMPLETED SURVEY WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING.

Sponsor. The contest is sponsored by Analog Devices, Inc., Three Technology Way, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062, USA ("Sponsor").

Eligibility. This contest is open to legal residents over the age of majority (at the time of entry) in the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia as well as Canada (excluding Quebec), China, Germany, India, Ireland, Japan, Russia and the United Kingdom. Employees of Sponsor, its affiliates, subsidiaries, and agencies and their immediate family members are not eligible. Contest is void where prohibited by law.

How to Enter. The contest will begin on May 16, 2013 and end on July 29, 2013. Entries may be submitted by completing the Signal Chain Designer Survey found at

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/X5RT63V

or

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/NFPSMCH.

To enter without participating in the survey, legibly print your name, street address, city, state, zip code, telephone number, complete e-mail address on an 8.5" x 11" piece of paper, and mail to Analog Devices, Inc., "Signal Chain Designer Survey Contest", c/o George Clernon, 831 Woburn Street, Wilmington, Massachusetts 01887. There is a limit of one entry per person. All entries become the property of Sponsor.

How a Winner is Determined. Two (2) winners will be selected by a random drawing of all eligible entries on or about July 30, 2013. Winners will be informed by telephone, postal mail or email at Sponsor's discretion. Canadian winners will be required to correctly answer a mathematical skill testing question as a condition of receiving the prize. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Winners will each receive one (1) Analog Discovery Kit. Winners consent to the use of their name for advertising and publicity purposes without compensation (unless prohibited by law) and agree to execute specific consent to such use. Winners may be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility and liability release and (where legal) publicity release and an IRS Form W-9, which must be returned within the time period specified by Sponsor or an alternate winner may be selected. All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with any element of the prize not specifically addressed in these Contest Rules are the sole responsibility of the Winners. The prize is not transferable. The prize is not substitutable except at Sponsor's sole discretion, in which case the substitute prize will be of equal or greater value.

Consent to Use of Personal Data. Sponsor collects personal information from contestants entering this contest. The information collected is subject to the Analog Devices Privacy and Security Statement, which can be found at: http://www.analog.com/en/content/privacy_and_security_statement/fca.html.

Please note that any personal information provided may be shared with affiliated offices, which may involve your personal information being transferred outside the European Economic Area for the purposes of processing by Analog Devices and its affiliates. Any transfer of personal information outside of the European Economic Area is done in circumstances ensuring that the information is processed only in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. By providing your personal information to Sponsor, you consent to this transfer and the above-described use of your personal information.

Analog Devices reserves the right to contact you, via e-mail, regarding this contest, or future contests. The contest e-mail(s) will contain an unsubscribe link.

Other Contest Rules and Requirements. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the contest if it cannot be operated, conducted or completed as planned, or for any reason, including but not limited to the determination that fraud or any other occurrence compromises the fairness or integrity of the contest. By participating, entrants acknowledge and agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of Sponsor are final. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems with your entry, including technical failures (including but not limited to hardware and software failures) or incomplete, late or misdirected entries. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the operation or conduct of the contest, including, without limitation, the entry process or otherwise violating these rules. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO INTENTIONALLY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATIONS OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Release and Disclaimer of Sponsor Liability. ENTRANTS AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES AND AGENCIES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS, COSTS, EXPENSES, LIABILITY, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM THEIR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST OR THEIR ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF A PRIZE, INCLUDING LIABILITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH. IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES AND AGENCIES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS CONTEST.

List of Winners. For a list of prize winners send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Analog Devices, Inc., "Signal Chain Designer Survey Contest Winners", c/o George Clernon, 831 Woburn Street, Wilmington, Massachusetts 01887. Residents of Washington state, Vermont and Canada may omit postage.