2020 Continious Call Team NRL Footy Tipping Staff Promotion – Terms & Conditions
In order to be eligible to win a Prize, you (Entrant) must acknowledge and accept the following terms and conditions, as well as the Radio Station’s general conditions of entry as amended from time to time.
|DEFINITIONS||For the purpose of this promotion the following definitions apply:
Away Team – means, for each Match, the team listed under the column titled “Away” in Schedule 1 to these terms and conditions
Cumulative Margin Score is the total of all Margin Scores awarded for all completed Rounds to date.
Cumulative Tip Score is the total of all Tip Scores for an Entrant for all completed Rounds.
Lockout Time – the scheduled starting time of each match as stipulated by the NRL.
Match – means a game, including any overtime or extra time, between two teams as designated in the Season.
Margin Score means the margin picked for the first listed Match in each particular Round by an Entrant.
Prize Winners Selection Location – Ground Floor, Building C, 33-35 Saunders Street, Pyrmont, NSW 2050 AUSTRALIA
Promotion – means Continuous Call Team NRL Footy Tipping Promotion and is a sports tipping contest conducted during the course of the Season hosted on the Website.
Promotion Period – see Item 4: Promotion Period.
Round – means a singular round comprising of Match(es) in the Season.
As at the commencement of this Promotion, there are 25 rounds in the Season, 4 finals rounds inclusive of the NRL grand final, making a total of 29 Rounds in which an Entrant can tip.
Season means the official National Rugby League 2020 Telstra Premiership season.
Tip Score means an Entrant’s score for a particular Round, calculated based on their tips and the results of each Match, in accordance with Item 8.
Website – see Item 3: Website.
Additional capitalised terms are defined as set out in Items below.
|ITEM 1: PROMOTION NAME||2020 NRL Continuous Call Team Footy Tipping Promotion (Promotion)|
|ITEM 2: PROMOTER||Radio 2GB Sydney Pty Ltd ABN 89 010 853 317, telephone (02) 8570 0000|
|ITEM 3: WEBSITE||www.rugbyleaguelive.com.au|
|ITEM 4: PROMOTION PERIOD||Entrants may register for the Promotion from 5pm Sydney time from the earlier of 4 March 2020, or whenever Website goes live, until 19:30 Sydney time on 4 October 2020
The Promotion Period ends at the conclusion of the Season or 23:59 4 October 2020.
|ITEM 5: ENTRY RESTRICTIONS||In order to be an eligible Entrant to win a Prize, the following criteria apply (Eligible Entrant):
· An Entrant must be an individual employed by or engaged as an independent contractor (subject to clause 3 of the below terms and conditions) by Nine Radio Operations Pty Limited or a wholly owned subsidiary (Nine Radio Group) for the Promotional Period.
Only one registration per Entrant will be accepted. Additional eligibility information is contained in the ‘Eligibility’ section (clause 3) in Further Terms and Conditions below for further details.
|ITEM 6: METHOD OF ENTRY||To enter, the Entrant must first register by completing the online registration process on the Website (Sign-On) during the Promotion Period (STAFF Account). Entrants will be required to:
● Register at www.rugbyleaguelive.com.au
● Click on the tab ‘Leagues’
● Click ‘Join a League’
● Enter access code PHUTMV6
● Provide all information and accept all terms and conditions required as part of Sign-On, including but not limited to a valid email and/or phone number.
After registration, Entrants may submit tips in all remaining Matches which have not been completed or Locked Out during the Promotion Period.
There is no fee to participate in this Promotion.
|ITEM 7: JUDGING DETAILS||Major Staff Tipping Prize:
The Major Staff Tipping Prize will be determined at the Prize Winners Selection Location at 12pm Sydney time on Tuesday, 6 October 2020, unless otherwise notified to Entrants in writing.
There can only be one winner of the Major Staff Tipping Prize.
The winner of the Major Staff Tipping Prize will be the Eligible Entrant as determined by assessing the scoring criteria in the following order until a unique winner is ascertained:
· The Winner of the Major Staff Tipping Prize will be the Eligible Entrant with the highest Cumulative Tip Score at the end of the Promotion Period.
· In the event of a tie between two or more Eligible Entrants with the equal highest Cumulative Tip Score, to break the tie, the Winner will be the Entrant with lowest Cumulative Margin Score.
· If this fails to break the tie, the winner will be the entrant with lowest Margin Score in that Round (with respect to the Major Staff Tipping Prize, the final Round will be the relevant Round to decide a tie in this instance). The Margin Score is used as a tie-breaker should more than one entry be ranked equally based on points.
· If, after assessing the scores above, there is not one unique winner, the entrant who registered for this Promotion first in time (of the Eligible Entrants that have been assessed against the three scoring criteria) will be ranked higher in order to break the tie and will deemed the winner of the Major Staff Tipping Prize.
Using the scoring system described above, entrants will be ranked in order based on the highest score. The top Eligible Entrant at the end of the Promotional Period will be entitled to the Prize.
Runner up Staff Prize:
The Runner up Staff Prize (described in Item 9) will be determined at the Prize Winners Selection Location at 12pm Sydney time on 11 October 2019.
There can only be one winner of the Runner up Staff Prize.
The winner of the Runner up Staff Prize will be determined using the same criteria detailed for the Major Staff Tipping Prize Winner below. The Runner Up Staff Prize winner will be the next highest Eligible Entrant with the unique best score after the Major Staff Tipping Prize Winner.
|ITEM 8: PROMOTION DETAILS||Submitting tips for each Round
For each Round, Entrants can (Tip):
· pick the team to win each Match; and
· pick the margin by which the team they pick will win the first Match of that Round.
Tips for a particular Match must be submitted before the Lockout Time that applies to the Match, by visiting the Website and submitting their tip entry including their Margin Score (for the first Match of the Round), in accordance with the instructions. It is each Entrant’s responsibility to ensure tips are submitted prior to the Lockout Time and no responsibility will be taken by the Promoter for any participant’s failure to submit their tips in accordance with this requirement.
For clarity, an Entrant may choose and edit their entered tips for a match at any time before the Lockout Time for that specific match in a given Round as notified on the Website.
The object is to achieve the highest number of points. Points will be awarded to each Entrant in each Round after they have registered in accordance with the following:
· CORRECT TIP (win or draw) = 1 Point
· INCORRECT TIP (loss) = 0 Points
· BONUS SCORE FOR TIPPING ALL WINNERS CORRECTLY IN ANY GIVEN ROUND (EXCLUDING FINALS) = 2 Points
In the case where the entrant has registered after a Round or several Rounds have been Locked Out, the entrant will receive a Tip Score based on selecting the Away Team in every completed Round and the average Margin Score for all entrants for each completed Round.
Failure to tip
If an Entrant: a. does not submit a tip for a given Match in a Round, then the Entrant’s tip for that Match will be deemed to be for the team determined, in the Promoter’s sole discretion, to be the “away team” (“Auto Tip”); “or b. does not submit a tip for Matches in an entire Round, the Entrant’s tips for that Round will be deemed to be those of the teams determined, in the Promoter’s sole discretion, to be the “away teams” (“Auto Tip”) up to a maximum of four correct tips for that Round; or c. enters the Promotion after the commencement of the first Round of the Season, then the Entrant’s tips for those Matches that have been completed will be deemed to be those of the teams determined to be the “away teams” (“Auto Tip”) to a maximum of four correct tips for each such Round.
Please note an Auto Tip will not count as a correct tip if either of the following apply;
o Other Auto Tips or
o A combination of correct tips from tips entered and Auto tips
This means where any of the correct tips are from Auto Tips, the maximum number of correct tips in the Round is 4 correct tips.
|ITEM 9: PRIZE
(DETAILS and RESTRICTIONS)
|One Major Staff Tipping Prize and one Runner Up Staff Prize (together, Prizes) will be awarded to the two highest ranking Eligible Entrants respectively in order of their ranking (together, Winners).
Major Staff Tipping Prize:
$1,000 gift voucher/card from a provider or for a store TBC
Runner Up Staff Prize:
$500 gift voucher/card from a provider or for a store TBC
Restrictions that apply to the Prizes:
The Prizes will be provided to each winner within 21 business days of the determination of the Winners.
The Prizes are not redeemable for cash and may be transferred.
An Eligible Entrant can only win one Prize.
|ITEM 10: PRIZE WINNER NOTIFICATION and PUBLICATION DETAILS||The Major Staff Tipping Prize winner will be notified by email and phone by 12 October 2020.|
|ITEM 11: UNCLAIMED MAJOR STAFF TIPPING PRIZE DRAW DATE AND PUBLICATION DATE||If after making reasonable efforts to contact a Winner on the contact details provided in the winner’s registered account the 2019 Major Staff Tipping Prize winner cannot be contacted by 10 January 2020, and subject to any written directions from a regulatory authority, the awarding of any unclaimed prizes will take place at 12pm Sydney time on 10 January 2020 at the Promoter’s office as follows:
· The Major Staff Tipping Prize will be awarded to the next highest ranking Eligible Entrant from the Top Ten List that is generated by applying the Judging Details in Item 7.
· Any winner that fails to claim the Prize forfeits their right to the prize and no other prize or cash payment will be made in substitute to that person.
|ITEM 12: OTHER CONDITIONS||The Promoter’s decisions in relation to all aspects of this Promotion are final and no correspondence will be entered into, including decisions in relation to tie breaks, failure to submit tips on time and the number of points achieved or rankings.
Terms and Conditions
1.2 These terms and conditions can be downloaded from the website listed in Item 3: Website.
2.1 Eligible Entrants must register to participate in this Promotion during the period set out in Item 4: Promotion Period.
3.1 Entrants must at all times comply with Item 5: Entrant Restrictions. Those Entrants who have not complied with Item 5: Entrant Restrictions may, in the absolute discretion of the Promoter, be disqualified.
3.2 Independent contractors engaged by the Nine Radio Group may participate in the Promotion, but may only win a Prize if approved by the Promoter (in its absolute discretion).
3.3 If an entrant ceases to be employed or engaged by the Nine Radio Group during the Promotion Period, they will be disqualified from further participation in the Promotion and their STAFF Account may be deactivated or deleted by the Promoter without any further notice.
- METHOD OF ENTRY
4.1 Entrants may enter the Promotion in accordance with Item 6: Method of Entry. Entrants who have not complied with Item 6: Method of Entry will be disqualified.
4.2 Inaudible, incomplete or incomprehensible entries (whichever is applicable) will not be eligible and will be disqualified. The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify any entry which in the opinion of the Promoter includes any content which may be unlawful, profane, inflammatory, defamatory and/or damaging to the goodwill or reputation of the Promoter.
4.3 Unless otherwise stated in these terms and conditions, no person may register for this Promotion more than once and persons may not enter or participate in it on behalf of any third party.
4.4 Any person who is discovered to have used or attempted to use more than one name or account in entering the Promotion will be disqualified from participating in the Promotion and/or redeeming a Prize.
4.5 All Entrants acknowledge that the Promoter may rely on clauses 4.3 and 4.4 even after the Promoter has awarded or appeared to have awarded the prize to a person or after a person is announced as the prize winner. The Promoter reserves its rights to require return of the prize or payment of its value to the Promoter if this occurs.
4.6 Should an Entrant’s contact details change during the Promotion Period, it is the Entrant’s responsibility to notify the Promoter. A request to access or modify any information provided in an entry should be directed to the Promoter. An Entrant can also update their contact details by accessing and updating their account via the Website.
4.7 Should an Entrant be required to submit a third party’s personal information as a part of entry into or participation in this Promotion, each Entrant must ensure that any other person whose details have been provided by the Entrant to the Promoter for the purposes of the Entrant’s participation in this Promotion has given their implied or express consent for the details to be provided to the Promoter and any of its related bodies corporate and to be contacted by the Promoter or any of its related bodies corporate in relation to this Promotion.
4.8 During registration, Entrants may refer the Promotion to their friends via email. If an Entrant refers a friend, they warrant that they have obtained their friend’s consent to do so prior to sending the email. The Entrant indemnifies the Promoter against any claims by any third party for the Entrant’s failure to obtain consent.
4.9 The Promoter reserves the right at any time to verify the validity of entries and Entrants and to disqualify any Entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who in the opinion of the Promoter tampers with the entry process. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
4.10 The Promoter is not responsible for and has no control over the scheduled start times of any Match. The Promoter will take reasonable efforts to align the Lockout Time with the scheduled NRL Match times, but accepts no responsibility for any misalignment, changes or variations affecting the Lockout Time.
4.11 The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any network or lines, computer online systems, communication network, computer equipment, software, technical problems or traffic congestion online, including any error, omission, alteration, tampering, deletion, theft, destruction, transmission interruption, communications failure or otherwise preventing Entrants from successfully participating in the Promotion. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any entries or tips not received during the Promotion Period or within the required timeframes on the Website.
4.12 If for any reason this Promotion is not capable of running as set out in these terms, including due to computer virus, bugs, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to take any action that may be available, subject to government regulations.
4.13 The Promoter reserves the right to amend, extend, suspend or cancel the Promotion subject to approval from any relevant authority.
- DRAW / JUDGING
5.1 The judging of each prize will take place in accordance with Item 7: Judging Details and Item 8: Promotion Details.
6.1 All prizes will be awarded in accordance with Item 9: Prize Details.
6.2 All prize values are the recommended retail value as provided by the supplier, are in Australian dollars and are correct at the time of printing. The Promoter takes no responsibility for variations in the prize value.
- PRIZE CONDITIONS
7.1 The Promoter does not warrant the merchantability, suitability and/or fitness for purpose of any goods and/or services awarded as a prize, and excludes all warranties in relation to supply of a prize, except those that cannot be excluded by law.
7.2 All prizes are subject to availability and non-exchangeable, must be used on any dates specified in these terms and conditions, by the Promoter and/or the prize provider and are not redeemable for cash.
7.3 If a prize winner does not take any element of a prize at the time stipulated by the Promoter then that element of the prize will be forfeited by the winner and cash will not be awarded in lieu of that prize or any part of it.
8.1 All prize winners will be notified in accordance with Item 10: Prize Winner Notification and Publication Details.
8.2 Details of Prize winners will be published in accordance with Item 10: Prize Winner Notification and Publication Details.
- PRIZE COLLECTION
9.1 Prizes will be delivered or collected in accordance with Item 9: Prize Details. The Promoter reserves the right to request winners to provide proof of identity and/or proof of residency. Proof of identity and/or residency considered suitable for verification is at the Promoter’s discretion. In the event that a winner cannot provide suitable proof, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.
- PRIZE AVAILABILITY
10.1 The Promoter will not be responsible or liable if for any reason beyond their reasonable control any element of any prize is not provided. The Promoter may, subject to State regulations, substitute a different prize of equivalent value in place of any prize referred to in these terms and conditions.
10.2 The Promoter will not be responsible for any changes in times or dates, or cancellations or rescheduling of events that may prevent the prize winner from redeeming the prize or any part of it.
Any tax payable as a result of a prize being awarded or received will be the responsibility of the winner. Winners should seek independent financial advice prior to accepting a prize if this is a concern.
- UNCLAIMED PRIZES
12.1 Prizes unclaimed after a period of three (3) months will be forfeited subject to State regulations. See Item 11: Unclaimed Prize Draw Date and Publication Date.
- PUBLICITY MATERIALS
13.1 It is a condition of entry that the Promoter has the right to publicise, broadcast and communicate to the public the names, characters, likenesses or voices of any Entrants for any promotion or matter incidental to the Promotion.
13.2 Entrants consent to their entry being read out on air and/or to their telephone and other conversations with the Promoter being broadcast on air and communicate to the public on the website/s.
13.3 Entrants may be required by the Promoter to participate in photo, recording, live to air radio broadcast or internet simulcast, video and/or film session(s) (the “publicity materials”) and acknowledge that the Promoter has the right to use such publicity materials in any medium (including, without limitation, the internet) and in any reasonable manner it sees fit, unless that person advises the Promoter at the time of entering the Promotion that he/she wishes to retain his/her anonymity.
13.4 Entrants also acknowledge that the publicity materials may be provided to the prize providers for the purposes of promotional display or fulfilling the award and delivery of Prizes.
By entering this Promotion all Entrants:
(a) assign to the Promoter all rights including present and future copyright in their entry and the publicity materials in all media (including, without limitation, the internet) and whether in existence now or created in the future;
(b) agree not to assert any moral rights in respect of their entry and the publicity materials (wherever and whenever such rights are recognised) against the Promoter, its assigns, licensees and successors in title; and
(c) Undertake to the Promoter that their entry is not in breach of any third party intellectual property rights or privacy rights.
- RELEASE AND INDEMNITY
15.1 To the extent permitted by law, all Entrants release from, and indemnify the Promoter against all liability, cost, loss or expense arising out of acceptance of any prize(s) or participation in the Promotion including (but not limited to) loss of income, loss of opportunity, personal injury and damage to property, whether direct or consequential, foreseeable, due to some negligent act or omission or otherwise.
- TAMPERING AND OTHER MATTERS
16.1 If for any reason this Promotion is not capable of running as planned as a result of any (including but not limited to) technical failures, unauthorised intervention, computer virus, mobile phone failure, tampering, fraud or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, the Promoter reserves the right (subject to State regulations) to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion and/or any draw/s or judging related to the Promotion and/or to disqualify any individual who (whether directly or indirectly) causes the same.
16.2 The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any late, lost or misdirected entries including but not limited to electronic messages not received by the Promoter due to technical disruptions, network congestion or any other reason. The use of any automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that permits any person to enter the Promotion repeatedly is prohibited.
- EXCLUSION OF PARTICIPANTS
17.1 The Promoter reserves the right to exclude any person from participating in the Promotion or a prize for any reason (including but not limited to) that person’s medical condition or history, the preservation of the safety of the Promoter’s staff members or any other person or because the Promoter deems that the behavior of a person may bring the Promoter’s brand into disrepute.
- TERMINATION OF PROMOTION
18.1 The Promoter may (subject to approval from regulatory bodies) vary the terms of, or terminate, this Promotion at any time at its absolute discretion without liability to any contestant or other person. The Promoter will not award the prize if the Promotion is terminated.
- DECISIONS FINAL
19.1 All decisions and actions of the Promoter relating to the Promotion and/or redemption of the prizes are exercised accordingly at its absolute discretion and are final. No discussions or correspondence with Entrants or any other person will be entered into.
- FAILURE TO ENFORCE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
20.1 A failure by the Promoter to enforce any one of these terms and conditions in any instance(s) will not give rise to any claim or right of action by any other person or contestant.
- PERSONAL INFORMATION AND PRIVACY