The Small Print
The Crypto Valley Design Competition (the “Contest”) begins May 10, 2018 at 12:00:00 p.m. Central European Time (“CET”) and ends May 31, 2018, 12:00:00 p.m. Central European Time (“CET”). Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these rules. This is a skill-based contest and chance plays no part in the determination of winners.
Who may enter
Contest is open to members and non-members of the Crypto Valley Association (CVA) but only to individuals who have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry and who do NOT reside in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan or Syria.
By entering the Contest, all entrants grant an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide non-exclusive license to the CVA, to reproduce, distribute, display and create derivative works of the entries (along with a name credit) in connection with the Contest and promotion of the Contest, in any media now or hereafter known, for no additional compensation, including, but not limited to: online highlighting entries or winners of the Contest and use of the entries on merchandise. Entrants consent to the CVA doing or omitting to do any act that would otherwise infringe the entrant’s “moral rights” in their entries. The CVA will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such use as authorized by the License.
Limitation of liability
By entering this Contest, all entrants agree to release, discharge, and hold harmless the CVA and its partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any claims, losses, and damages arising out of their participation in this Contest or any Contest-related activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded hereunder.
The CVA assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to Contest entries or entry forms; or alteration of entries or entry forms. The CVA is not responsible for any problems with or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, human errors of any kind, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrants’ or any other persons’ computers related to or resulting from participation, uploading or downloading of any materials related to in this Contest.
In the case of entrants who are Australian or UK residents, the preceding two clauses do not operate in respect of any implied condition or warranty the exclusion of which from these rules would contravene any Australian or UK statute or cause any part of these rules to be void.
THIS CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Entrants agree that this Contest shall be subject to and governed by the laws of Switzerland. To the extent permitted by law, the right to litigate, to seek injunctive relief or to make any other recourse to judicial or any other procedure in case of disputes or claims resulting from or in connection with this Contest are hereby excluded and any entrant expressly waives any and all such rights. Certain restrictions may apply. Entries are void if CVA determines the entry to not be an original, or if the entries are incomplete, inaccessible or blocked, corrupted, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error or obtained through fraud or theft.
CVA reserves the right to verify the validity and originality of any entry and/or entrant (including an entrant’s identity and address) and to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these rules or who tampers with the entry process. Failure by CVA to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
Right to cancel or suspend contest
If for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as planned, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, worms, trojan horses, denial of service attacks, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of CVA that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, CVA reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual(s) who tamper with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest. If CVA elects to cancel or terminate the Contest, CVA will not retain any rights in the submitted photographs, and will return the fees submitted with each entry.
Entrants agree that personal data, especially name and address, may be processed, shared, and otherwise used for the purposes and within the context of the Contest. The data may also be used by CVA in order to verify the entrant’s identity, postal address, and telephone number or to otherwise verify the entrant’s eligibility to participate in the Contest. Entrants have the right to access, review, rectify, or cancel any personal data held by CVA by writing to CVA.