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Specific Rules for “PlayStation® F.C. UEFA Champions League® Final Milan 2016” Competition

 

1.             The "PlayStation® F.C. UEFA Champions League® Final Milan 2016” competition (“Competition”) is open to persons aged 18 years or over who are residents of Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom (“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). These Terms (as defined below) apply to those Entrants resident of Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

 

2.             The Competition is open for entries on 14 April 2016 at 10.00 (GMT) ("Opening Date") and closes on 4 May 2016 at 23.59 (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)     visit the PlayStation® competitions website at https://www.playstation.com/sign-in-and-connect/competitions ;

b)    click on the "PlayStation® F.C. UEFA Champions League® Final Milan 2016” “Enter Now” Competition link to visit the Competition page (“Page”);

c)     Add your email address into the text box and then click “Enter” to begin the multiple choice quiz;

d)    answer all of the multiple choice questions and enter an answer to the final “tie-breaker” question (“Tie-breaker”) and click “Submit”;

e)     enter the information in the fields provided and enter the unique CAPTCHA security code that will be visible and click “Submit”.

 

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

 

6.             Each Entrant grants to the Promoter a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use entries for promotional purposes and for all the purposes related to the Competition, across all media including any online platforms under the Promoter’s control.

 

7.             There will be one (1) winner (“Winner”) and five (5) Runner-ups (each a “Runner-Up”), The Winner  and each Runner-Up will be determined as follows:

 

a)         each Entrant will be awarded a score corresponding to the number of multiple choice questions they answered correctly (“Score”);

b)         the Winner shall be the Entrant with the highest Scores. In the event of a tie, the Winner shall be the Entrant that obtained the highest Score and that provided the correct answer to the Tie-breaker;

c)         if, instead of a tie, insufficient Entrants provided the correct answer to the Tie-breaker to allow Winner selection, the Winner shall be the Entrants whose answer to the Tie breaker is closest to the correct answer;

d)         in the event of any further tie, those Entrants shall answer another “tie-breaker” question to determine the Winner, in accordance with the ranking mechanism set out in a), b) and c) above. In the event of a further tie, this process shall be repeated until one (1) Winner is obtained.

e)         the Runner-Ups will be the Entrants with the highest Score after the Winner and shall be determined using the mechanism set out in a), b), c) and d) above.

 

8.             The Promoter shall notify the Winner and each Runner-Up by email to the email address provided by the Entrant at the time of entry of their selection within one (1) weeks of the Closing Date.

 

9.             In order to claim their Winner Prize (as defined below), the Winner must respond appropriately to the Promoter’s notification email within three (3) days from the date of the Promoter’s notification email, and provide their full name, postal address, date of birth, contact phone number and the name of their chosen companion (who must also be over eighteen (18) years of age) (“Companion”). The postal address provided must match any postal address provided at the time of entry, or the Winner may be disqualified. In order to claim their Runner-Up Prize (as defined below), each Runner-Up must respond appropriately to the Promoter’s notification email within three (3) days from the date of the Promoter’s notification email, and provide their full name, postal address and date of birth. The postal address provided must match any postal address provided at the time of entry, or the Runner-Up may be disqualified.

 

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

a)      two (2) tickets (one (1) ticket for the Winner and one (1) ticket for their Companion) to the UEFA Champions League® Final to be held at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza football stadium in Milan, Italy on 28 May 2016 (“Event”);

b)      return economy class flights for the Winner and their Companion from the Winner’s home country to an airport in Milan, Italy, outbound on 27 May 2016 and inbound on 29 May 2016 (flights may not be direct);

c)      Two (2) nights’ stay in a double or twin room at a hotel in Milan, Italy with a minimum three (3) star rating (“Hotel”);

d)      return transport from an airport in Milan, Italy to the Hotel on the dates of their inbound and outbound flights;

e)      return transport from the Hotel to Event on 28 May 2016; and

f)       £300 (or the Winner's local currency equivalent, to be determined on the day the money is sent to the Winner) of spending money to be put towards meals, drinks, tips and transport (other than transport expressly included above) for the duration of the trip (“Spending Money”).

g)      One (1) PlayStation®4 – Ultimate Player 1TB Edition;

h)      One (1) DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller - Jet Black;

i)        One (1) PlayStation Plus - 12 Month Membership, in the form of a voucher code, which must be redeemed by 28/05/2017 on the PlayStation®Store;

j)        One (1) Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 PlayStation®4 Disc Game;

 

11.          The ultimate value of the Winner Prize will vary according to the transport and accommodation provided, however the approximate Prize value (excluding VAT and flight costs) is:

a)     £1,500 GBP; and

b)    EUR 2150 / AUD 3200 / CZK 57600 / DKK 16000 / NZD 3600 / NOK 20000 / PLN 9000 / RUB 155000 / SEK 20000 / CHF 2300 / HUF 658400 / INR 153250 / TRY 6830.

 

The cost of flights will vary depending on many factors, including the country of departure and the date of booking, and have not been included in the above Winner Prize value amounts.

 

12.          The Winner will be contacted by a third party agency (“Agency”) within one (1) week of the date on which they confirmed their details to the Promoter, to arrange travel and other prize logistics. The Agency may liaise with the Prize Winner to discuss suitable travel arrangements (for example, preferred departure airports and flight times), however all flight, hotel and transport arrangements are at the Agency and/or the Promoter’s sole discretion.

 

13.          The Winner and their Companion will be required to complete and return an information and prize acceptance form and submit copies of their passports to the Agency to enable the Agency to make the required arrangements.  At the Agency’s request, the Winner shall provide any further personal details (for themselves and their Companion) which the Agency may reasonably require.

 

14.          The Winner is responsible for all travel and other related expenses not forming part of the Winner Prize, including but not limited to transport to and from the Winner’s home to the airport, Travel Insurance, and any meals or other refreshments in excess of the Spending Money.

 

15.          The Winner will need to provide valid credit or debit card details to the Hotel at check-in as a security deposit.

 

16.          The Winner and their Companion must have a valid passport with an expiry date of at least six (6) months after the date of the return flight.

 

17.          Travel visas are the responsibility of the Winner and their Companion. The Winner and their Companion may be required to visit the relevant website and complete the required information to apply for authorisation to enter Italy.  The Winner and their Companion may not gain entry to Italy without a valid visa (if applicable).

 

18.          The Winner and their Companion must each bring a copy of their government issued photo ID, such as a passport, or driver's license, to gain entry to the Event.

 

19.          Each Runner-Up will win a “Runner-Up Prize”:

a.   One (1) DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller - Jet Black;
b.   One (1) PlayStation Plus - 12 Month Membership, in the form of a voucher code, which must be redeemed by 28/05/2017 on the PlayStation®Store;
c.   One (1) Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 PlayStation®4 Disc Game;

with a total approximate value of GBP 120/ EUR 150 / CZK 4060 / DKK 1120 / NOK 1430 / PLN 640 / RUB 11800 / SEK 1400 / CHF 170 (“Runner-Up Prize”).

 

20.          The Promoter will use reasonable endeavours to send:

a)     by registered post and email, the Winner Prize to the Winner; and

b)    by registered post and email, the Runner-Up Prize to each Runner-Up,

 within two (2) weeks of receiving a Winner’s or  Runner-Up’s details.

 

21.          In these Terms, “Prize” shall mean a Winner Prize, and/or a Runner-Up Prize, as appropriate in the context.

 

22.          Voucher codes are subject to terms and conditions of use. Please click here for details. Voucher codes are not transferable and may not be re-sold. Voucher codes have an expiry date which will be communicated with the voucher code.

 

23.          PlayStation®Plus subscription only available to SEN account holders with access to PlayStation®Store and high-speed internet.  SEN, PS Store and PS Plus subject to terms of use and country and language restrictions; PS Plus content and services vary by subscriber age. Users must be 7 years or older and users under 18 require parental consent, except that users in Germany must be 18 years or older. Service availability is not guaranteed. Online features of specific games may be withdrawn on reasonable notice - eu.playstation.com/gameservers.  PS Plus subscription automatically renews at the end of the subscription period at the current PS Store price.  Full terms apply: SEN Terms of Service at eu.playstation.com/legal.

 

24.          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.

 

25.          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.

 

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

 

27.          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.

 

28.          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 or a Runner-Up’s statutory rights (if any).

 

29.          The Winner and each Runner-Up agree to take part in any reasonable publicity required by the Promoter.

 

30.          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, 7, 8, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17 or uses multiple accounts to enter, they will be excluded from the Competition and their entry will be declared void.

 

31.          The Winner and each Runner-Up 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.

 

32.          The Promoter may, at its sole discretion, publish the Winner’s and each Runner-Up’s name on the Promoter’s website(s).  The Winner’s and each Runner-Up’s name will be made available on reasonable request to those enclosing a self-addressed envelope marked “PlayStation® F.C. UEFA Champions League® Final Milan 2016 Competition” to the following address: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Limited, 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP United Kingdom within six (6) weeks of the Closing Date.

 

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

 

34.          The “Promoter” is: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Limited, 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP United Kingdom.

 

35.          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.