The purpose of this statute is to regulate the rules of the “PUMA Love For Kicks” consumer competition (here in after the "contest"). This statute is the only document that regulates the rules of the competition.
1. Organizer of the contest:
The organizer of the contest is PUMA Middle East FZ LLC
2. Promoter of the contest:
The promoter of the contest is PUMA Middle East FZ LLC
3. Duration of the contest:
The contest is published from 17.03 2012. 2012 to 30.03.2012 (hereinafter called the duration of the contest).
4. Participation in the contest:
The contest is open to people residing in the UAE, Kuwait, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman, Pakistan, Iran, Iraq and Jordan. People in employment or similar relationship to the promoters, organizers or other people responsible for organization of the contest and their immediate family members are disqualified from this contest. Participation is free. Uploaded photos will be shot only after the start of this contest, as long as the participant is the owner of the photos and takes responsibility and does not infringe legislation on copyright and related rights. Participant assumes all legal consequences if it is proved that he/she has no rights on the photo.. Each contestant can participate in the contest unlimited times. There are no restrictions on the number of entries. You may enter as many times as you like to increase your chances of winning.
- Each participant needs to upload the photo on his/her own Instagram account and be a follower of PUMA (@PUMA) within the same application.
- The photo will be tagged #PUMAloveforkicks. Also one should enable geo-tagging in order to identify where the photo was taken.
- Blurred photos, whose content is described as obscene, with political references with messages that discriminate or otherwise violate the copyright law or other UAE law, contrary to the provisions of this regulation shall be excluded, responsibility lying directly to the participants.
- By accepting the terms and conditions of this regulation, all participants agree that the organizer has the right to use the photos in events conducted by the Organizer without Organizer's obligation to provide compensation for their use.
- The organizer may use, process, reproduce and use the photos on www.puma.com, www.facebook.com/puma, and other any other media channels to promote the organizer, without obligation to compensate for use.
5. Rating of the contest:
Winning will be determined through a final decision by PUMA Middle East. Five (5) short-listed photos will be featured on www.puma.com. One (1) winner will be chosen from the short-list at the discretion of PUMA Middle East as the winner of the competition. The winning entries will be announced between 31/03/2013 and 04/04/2013 on the official website (www.puma.com) and the official Facebook page of PUMA (www.facebook.com/puma),
5 winning photos will be featured on www.puma.com and 1 winner will receive a pair of PUMA lifestyle shoes subject to size, style and availability during that period. Prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other product, not exchanged.
7. Conditions for obtaining prizes:
The winner has to contact firstname.lastname@example.org via email to claim the prize once the names are announced within 5 days from the date of announcement. If the winner fails to respond within 5 days after the announcement, entitlement shall be revoked and the organizer is entitled to determine a subsequent winner and award the prize to this person instead of to the participant originally declared to be the winner. Contestant agrees to the terms and conditions of the contest in its entirety by registering into the contest. There is no legal claim for the prizes and no substitution or cash equivalent will be made.
8. Personal Information:
The Organizer collects personal information (including but not limited to Email address and contact number) in order to conduct the Promotion and may, for this purpose, disclose such information to third parties, including, but not limited to, prize suppliers and as required, to regulatory authorities. Entry and participation in this Contest is conditional upon Participants' providing this information. The Organizer may, for an indefinite period unless otherwise required by law, use the information for promotional, marketing and publicity purposes including sending electronic messages or telephoning the Participant. Participants should direct any request to access, update or correct information to the Organizer. The Participant hereby consents to the use of their personal information in the manner set out in these Terms and Conditions and waives their rights to initiate any claim against the Promoter for privacy invasion, improper disclosure of personal information or any other related claims.
9. General Terms:
By entering this Contest, Participants warrant that they have read and agree to abide by these Terms and Conditions.
If for any reason this Contest is not capable of being carried on as planned, due to without limitation infection by any computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure, act of God, war (whether or not declared), political coup or insurrection, rebellion, labor dispute, fire, epidemic, storm, flood, typhoon, explosion, legal enactment, government directive, order or regulation, any law or regulation having force of law or any other reason or cause beyond the control of the Organizer, which corrupts or affects the administration security, fairness or integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, the Organizer, to the fullest extent permitted by law, reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Contest and to disqualify any Participant who tampers with the Contest and/or the entry process.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Organizer is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer software and/or equipment, failure of any e-mail account or any combination thereof. The Organizer will be entitled at its sole discretion and subject to any applicable law, to terminate or modify the Promotion or to modify these Terms and Conditions at any time prior to the closing date, by posting the revised Terms on the page at www.puma.com
The Organizer shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any death or personal injury suffered or sustained as consequence of participation in the Contest, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.
To the fullest extent permitted by law Participant indemnifies the Organizer against all liability, loss or damage arising out of their participation in the Contest, including any breach of these Terms and Conditions by them, the content of or infringement of a third parties intellectual property rights in their submitted review. This release and indemnity extends to and includes the Organizer, its parent company and its related bodies corporate, and its respective directors, officers, agents, contractors, employees, promoters and sponsors associated with or which is involved directly or indirectly with the Contest. This release and indemnity continues forever and binds Participants' heirs, executors, personal representatives and assigns.
By participating in this Contest, Participants accept that any dispute in relation to their participation in the Contest or the running of the event will be subject to the laws and regulations of the United Arab Emirates. The parties shall at first attempt to settle through amicable negotiations any dispute, which arises under these Terms and Conditions.
If the dispute remains unresolved within thirty (30) days of either party having resorted to such negotiations, then either party may submit the dispute to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of United Arab Emirates for determination in accordance with the law. Any questions, comments or complains regarding this Contest must be directed to Karan.Kiritkumar@puma.com