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Specific Rules for “Call of Duty: Expert Quiz” Competition

 

Terms and Conditions

 

1.            The "Call of Duty: Expert Quiz” competition (“Competition”) is open to persons aged 18 years or over who are residents of United Kingdom and Ireland (“Entrant Countries”) except employees, agents, contractors or consultants of the Promoter (as defined below) and their immediate families, the Promoter's associated companies and anyone else professionally connected with the Competition (“Entrants")

 

2.             The Competition is open for entries on 16/11/2016 at 16:00 GMT ("Opening Date") and closes on 16/11/2016 at 17:00 GMT ("Closing Date"). The period from the Opening Date to and including the Closing Date shall be referred to as the “Competition Period.

 

3.             The Competition is free to enter and no purchase of any kind is necessary. By entering the Competition, Entrants accept and will be bound by these terms and conditions (“Terms”) as well as the General Rules (click here).

 

4.             To enter the Competition, Entrants must complete the following steps during the Competition Period:

a)     if they do not already have a Sony Entertainment Network (“SEN”) account (previously known as PlayStation®Network account), create one using their PlayStation® system or by visiting http://eu.playstation.com/registration/;

b)    visit the [insert relevant language] PlayStation Forum at http://community.eu.playstation.com/playstationeu (“Forum”);

c)     sign into their SEN account;

d)    click on the “Competition – "Call of Duty: Expert Quiz” thread http://community.eu.playstation.com/t5/S/Call-of-Duty-Quiz/m-p/24684211 (“Thread”);

e)     post a reply in the Thread stating their SEN online ID and answer each of the 20 quiz questions set out in the Thread (“Reply”); and

f)     Entrants must ensure their post complies with the Community Guidelines (in particular please avoid double-posting and creating duplicate threads) and the eu.playstation.com Terms of Use.

 

5.             Registration for PlayStation™Network (“PSN”) is subject to acceptance of the PSN Terms of Service and User Agreement and PSN Privacy Policy. (http://eu.playstation.com/legal/).  

 

6.             Each Entrant may only submit one (1) entry and will only be eligible to win one (1) Prize (as defined below).

 

7.             Each Entrant must adhere to the General Rules and in particular, to sections 6 and 7.  In addition, entries must not contain any:

a)     pornography, nudity, or sexually explicit imagery;

b)    abusive, offensive or hateful imagery or language;

c)     harassing or defamatory content;

d)    content that compromises the privacy or safety of yourself or others;

e)     content that demeans a particular gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ethnicity or nationality;

f)     violent or dangerous behaviour; and/or

g)    spam, advertising or other commercial activities.

 

8.             Each Entrant grants to the Promoter a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use entries for promotional purposes related to any of the Promoter’s products and/or services and for all purposes related to the Competition, in perpetuity, across all media including any online platforms under their control.

 

9.             All entries must be completely original so as not to breach any third party copyright. The Promoter accepts no liability if Entrants ignore these Terms and each Entrant agrees to fully indemnify the Promoter against any claims by any third party arising from any breach of these Terms.

 

10.          There will be 1 winner (“Winner”).

 

11.          The Winner will be determined as follows:

a) each Entrant will be awarded a score corresponding to the number of questions they answered correctly (“Score”) and a time corresponding to the time in which it took them to post their Reply starting from the Opening Date (“Time”);

b) the Winner shall be the Entrant with the highest Score.  In the event that more than 1 Entrants obtain the equal highest Scores, the Winner shall be the Entrant with the highest Score who posted their Reply in the fastest Time;

c) in the event of a tie, those tied Entrants shall complete another set questions to determine the Winner, in accordance with the ranking mechanism set out in a) and b) above.  In the event of a further tie, this process shall be repeated until 1 Winner is obtained.

 

12.          The Promoter shall notify the Winner by forum Private Message, of their selection within 1 week of the Closing Date.

 

13.          In order to claim their Winner Prize (as defined below), the Winner must respond appropriately to the Promoter’s notification message within 1 week from the date of the Promoter’s notification message, and provide their full name, postal address.  The postal address provided must match any postal address provided at the time of entry, or the Winner may be disqualified.

 

14.           The Winner will win the following “Winner Prize”:

a)      One (1) copy of” Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare” for PlayStation 4;

with a total approximate value of GBP 42  (“Winner Prize”).

 

15.          The Promoter will use reasonable endeavors to send the Winner Prize to the Winner as follows:

a)     by registered post, to the postal address provided by the Winner, within 3 weeks of the point at which any further details have been provided to the Promoter by the  Winner as required.

 

16.          In these Terms, (“Prize”) shall mean a Winner Prize.

 

17.          Prizes must be taken as stated and may not be deferred. There will be no cash alternatives; however the Promoter reserves the right to substitute any Prize with a prize of a similar value.

 

18.          The Promoter cannot accept any responsibility whatsoever for any technical failure or malfunction or any problem which may result in any Competition entry or other correspondence being lost or not being properly registered.

 

19.          In the event of a dispute, the Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

 

20.          The Promoter reserves the right to cancel the Competition or amend these Terms at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion or if circumstances arise outside its control.

 

21.          If a Prize is found to be ineffective, faulty or damaged upon receipt, the Promoter must be notified in writing within seven (7) days of receipt, otherwise the Prize will be deemed to be accepted as received.  This does not affect the Winner’s statutory rights (if any).

 

22.          The agrees to take part in any reasonable publicity required by the Promoter. In particular, the Promoter may want to film the Winner and their Companion at the Event.  By attending the Event, the Winner and their Companion will be deemed to give the Promoter, and its associated companies, licensees and assignees, permission to:

a)     photograph, film and record them during their visit;

b)    edit, alter, reproduce, publish and distribute any such photographs, recordings and films or anything derived from them (“Material”) in any medium; and

c)     use the Material, in whole or in part, on a worldwide basis and free of charge in perpetuity, for any purposes it deems necessary to promote, advertise or exploit any of Promoter’s products and/or services and anything connected with or derived from them.

 

23.          The Winner also agree to waive any moral rights that they may have in the Material and to release the Promoter and its associated companies, licensees and assignees from any claims for payment in connection with their use of the Material.

 

24.          If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these Terms or incorrect, illegible, fraudulent or other invalid or improper information has been provided, the Promoter may in its sole discretion refuse to process an entry or fulfill any Prize awarded. If an Entrant fails to comply with clauses 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 12 and/or 25, [or] uses multiple accounts to enter, [or if there is any reason to believe that anyone voting for an Entrant’s submission has been paid or incentivized in any way, either by an Entrant or a third party], they will be excluded from the Competition and their entry will be declared void.

 

25.          The Winner may be required to pay tax on any Prize won in accordance with their jurisdiction’s tax legislation and will be responsible for any related tax liability.

 

26.          The Winner and their Companion must ensure that they comply with the relevant rules of entry when attending the Event.  Any refusal of entry is not the responsibility of the Promoter and the Promoter shall have no liability to the Winner in respect of the same.

 

27.          The Promoter may, at its sole discretion, publish the Winner’s  name on the Promoter’s website(s). The Winner’s name will be made available on reasonable request to those enclosing a self-addressed envelope marked ‘"Call of Duty: Expert Quiz” to the following address: Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited, 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP United Kingdom within six (6) weeks of the Closing Date.

 

28.          General Rules apply to the Competition.  Please click here to view the General Rules.

 

29.          The “Promoter” is: [Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited / Sony Interactive Entertainment UK Limited / Sony Network Entertainment Europe Limited], 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP United Kingdom.

 

30.          To the extent permitted by applicable law, these Terms shall be construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and the contract between each Entrant and the Promoter shall be deemed to have been formed and performed in England.