GAMING SOCIETY GIVEAWAY

OFFICIAL RULES TERMS & CONDITIONS

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS UNCONNECTED TO YOUR PARTICIPATION TO THIS CONTEST AND WILL NOT IMPACT YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THE PROMOTION IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS APPLY AND EACH ENTRANT SHALL BE INDIVIDUALLY LIABLE FOR COMPLIANCE OF THESE LAWS WITH RESPECT TO THEIR PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION.  THE GAMING COLLECTIVE, INC. SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SAME. BY ENTERING THE PROMOTION, ENTRANT AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES, OUR TERMS OF USE, AND THE DECISIONS OF THE SPONSOR, WHICH SHALL BE FINAL IN ALL RESPECTS. ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, OR THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN HIS OR HER PLACE OF RESIDENCE, WHICHEVER IS GREATER. THIS CONTEST SHALL BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES LAW. 

 

Contest: Welcome to the “Dollar Bet Club – Season 2” presented by Gaming Society (“Contest”).  No purchase necessary to enter or win this Contest, and no deposit, entry fee, or proof of purchase is necessary to participate in this Contest. The Contest is based on the random selection of one successful Entry per day of the contest in the event that the “Bet of the Day” hits and one Grand Prize shall be awarded, referenced below. The Contest involves no real money betting.

Acceptance of Rules and Terms. By submitting an Entry each Participant agrees that he or she has reviewed and accepts these rules (“Rules”). Each Participant agrees to abide by these Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects.

Contest Period and Description of Contest. The Contest shall commence daily upon the release of the “Bet of the Day” at or about 10:00 AM EST on Monday, April 11th, 2022 (“Start Date”) and conclude at 11:59PM on Saturday, April 30th, 2022 (“End Date”). The period from the Start Date to the End Date shall be known as the “Contest Period”.  The contest shall run daily and a winner will be picked for each Bet of the Day that “hits.” Additionally, one Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected at the end of the Contest.

Sponsor:  This Contest is sponsored by The Gaming Collective, Inc. (the “Sponsor”). Sponsor can be emailed at [email protected] or by mail at 1880 Century Park E, Suite 950, Los Angeles, CA 90067.

 

Eligibility. All eligible participants (“Participants”) entering the Contest with compliance of all terms and conditions of these Rules. Participants can enter as outlined in the section below 

  1. The officers, directors and employees of the Sponsor, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising, promotional and judging agencies, persons engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for this Contest, and the immediate family members (grandparent, parent, child, sibling, and spouse of each) of and/or persons living in the same household as such individuals (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate in the Contest. 

 

To enter the Contest, Participants must complete both of the following entry methods: 

1) Register profile on Gaming Society website 

2) Select “I’m in” each day on the Dollar Bet Club page

 

Dollar Bet  Club Bet of the Day Prize: One prize winner for each “Bet of the Day” that hits shall receive a gift card for a t-shirt of their choosing to BreakingT. The approximate retail value of the Prize is $30-55 USD per day.

 

Grand Prize: One Dollar Bet Club user over the course of the Contest will win  Nintendo Switch – OLED Model (or similar). The more a person enters the “Bet of the Day” – the more “entries” the Participant will receive for the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize will be selected after the Contest Period. The approximate retail value of the Prize is $349.99 USD. 

Terms and conditions may apply.  Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of the Prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the potential winner.  ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE IS SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.

 

ALL PRIZES ARE AWARDED AS IS AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW (OR MAY LIMIT) DISCLAIMERS OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, IN WHICH CASE THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS WILL BE ENFORCED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

 

Selection of Winner. After the end of the each day of the Contest, one Entry will be chosen at random as the winner of the Contest for each Bet of the Day in the event that the bet “hits” and will be announced at the end of the Contest day.  The winner will be contacted via social media or email and given instructions on how to claim the Prize. Each Participant is responsible for monitoring his/her social media account or email for notification and receipt or other communications related to this Contest.  If a potential winner cannot be reached by the Sponsor within two (2) days, using the contact information provided at the time of entry, or if the Prize is returned as undeliverable, that potential winner shall forfeit the Prize.  Upon the request of the Sponsor, the potential winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 form.  If a potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, that potential winner will be disqualified. The Prize may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible Entries are received.

Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules, the potential winner will be declared the official Winner of the Contest. The purchase of any goods or services will not increase any Participant’s chances of winning. All decisions of the Sponsor regarding the Contest and the application of these Rules are final and binding in all respects.

The failure of a potential winner to notify and communicate acceptance within two days of contact will result in a forfeiture of their Prize. In the event that a potential winner forfeits or is disqualified for any reason, an alternate winner will be selected in a random draw from all the remaining eligible Entries .

Each winner is solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and other fees associated with his or her receipt and use of a Prize. No substitution, assignment or transfer of the Prize is permitted, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute the Prize(s) with another prize of greater or equal value if the Prize(s) cannot be awarded as stated.  Taxes and fees, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Sponsor is only responsible for prize delivery and expressly disclaims responsibility for prize utility, quality, or otherwise. 

 

PRIVACY POLICY. Personal information provided in conjunction with Contest entry is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy, available at https://thegamingsociety.com/privacy-policy/. To opt-out of any future promotional e-mail communications from Sponsor, please follow the opt-out instructions provided in the e-mail communication (e.g. clicking on the unsubscribe link provided in the e-mail communication). Regardless of your decision to opt-out of e-mail communications, Sponsor may still contact you concerning your entry in the Contest, to respond to an inquiry, or regarding transactions and for transactional purposes (e.g., confirmations, notifications, service/reminder notices, and account maintenance). By participating in this Contest, you grant to Company and any third party affiliates the right to use your name, image, and likeness (NIL) in connection with the promotion of any kind related to the Contest, including, but not limited to, listing your NIL as a prize winner in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity. 

No Third Party Sponsor. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or in association with any person or other entity, including any third party (including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, and/or Instagram), other than the Sponsor. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by the Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, or any sport team or league. Breaking T and Nintendo are not the Sponsor or Administrator of this Contest.

Additional Terms and Conditions. The decisions made by the Sponsor’s management team regarding, but not limited to, eligibility, winners, travel arrangement, rules, prizes and compliance with the Sponsor’s standards of conduct are final and binding. No correspondence will be entered into. The Sponsor reserves the right to make reasonable changes to these terms, (a) to ensure the fairness of competition, and (b) in response to unanticipated developments (such as technical failures, errors, acts of God, natural disasters, terrorism, and changes in applicable law).

Dispute Resolution: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, whether foreseeable or not and whether based on negligence or otherwise, including attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

 

BY PARTICIPATING, PARTICIPANTS AND WINNERS AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM AND THEIR ADVERTISING, PUBLIC RELATIONS AND PROMOTIONS AGENCIES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, PARTNERS, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS (COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASED ENTITIES”), FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, FOR LOSS, HARM, DAMAGE, INJURY, COST OR EXPENSE WHATSOEVER INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, PROPERTY DAMAGE, PERSONAL INJURY AND/OR DEATH WHICH MAY OCCUR IN CONNECTION WITH, PREPARATION FOR, TRAVEL TO, OR PARTICIPATION IN SWEEPSTAKES, OR POSSESSION, ACCEPTANCE AND/OR USE OR MISUSE OF PRIZE OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY AND FOR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, INVASION OF PRIVACY, COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT, TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT OR ANY OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY-RELATED CAUSE OF ACTION.

 

IF YOU ARE A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT, YOU WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS UNDER SECTION 1542 OF THE CIVIL CODE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, WHICH PROVIDES AS FOLLOWS: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS THAT THE CREDITOR OR RELEASING PARTY DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE AND THAT, IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER, WOULD HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR OR RELEASED PARTY.” You expressly waive and release any right or benefit which you have or may have under Section 1542 of the Civil Code of the State of California, to the full extent that you may waive all such rights and benefits pertaining to the matters released here. In connection with such waiver and relinquishment, you acknowledge that you are aware that you may hereafter discover claims presently unknown or unsuspected, or facts in addition to or different from those which you now know or believe to be true, with respect to the matters released herein; nevertheless, it is your intention through this release to fully and finally and forever settle and release all such matters and claims relative thereto, which do not exist, may exist or heretofore have existed between yourself and the Sponsor related to the Contest. The release herein given shall be and remain in effect as a full and complete release of such claims and matters notwithstanding the discovery or existence of any such additional or different claims or facts relative thereto.

Choice of Law: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of California, USA.

 

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE SPONSOR’S WEBSITE(S) OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF A SWEEPSTAKES OR CONTEST OFFERED BY SPONSOR IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

 

INTERRUPTION/CANCELLATION OF SPORTING EVENTS DUE TO COVID-19/CORONAVIRUS AND RELATED DISRUPTIONS.

ENTRANTS UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT, DUE TO COVID-19/CORONAVIRUS (AND RELATED POTENTIAL DISRUPTIONS), THE SPORTING EVENTS MAY NOT BE CONDUCTED AS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED.

IF AN EVENT IS CANCELLED BEFORE THE FULL CONCLUSION OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME, THE CONTEST WILL BE CANCELLED. NO PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED UNLESS THE EVENT IS COMPLETED, AT COMPANY’S FULL DISCRETION.

IF AN EVENT IS MODIFIED OR POSTPONED, SPONSOR WILL ENDEAVOR TO CONDUCT THE CONTEST AS ORIGINALLY INTENDED AS SPONSOR DEEMS APPROPRIATE IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT, IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION, TO CONTRACT OR EXTEND THE TIMING OF THE CONTEST OVERALL, DUE TO AN EVENT BEING SUSPENDED OR PAUSED.

NOTICE OF SUCH ACTIONS BY SPONSOR WILL BE POSTED ON THE WEBSITE.

The decisions of the Sponsor in regards to all matters of this Contest are final and binding. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion, to modify.