Terms and Conditions of Participation for the Competition
The competition is organized by COMPANY NAME/ADDRESS.
All questions, comments or complaints in conjunction with the competition are to be directed to … (e-mail).
2. Eligibility for participation
2.1 The competition can be entered by means of a one-time registration. To register, fill out the registration form and answer the competition question by 31.01.2019. Participation is free of charge.
2.2 All persons who are at least 18 years of age and who are residents of the Federal Republic of Germany are entitled to participate. For registration, participants must provide their official first and last names and their e-mail addresses. For participation at the driving program, participants must provide their valid driving license. Participation under a false name or on behalf of another person is not permitted. Entering the competition multiple times (or under different names) is not permitted.
2.3 Employees of Continental or a company affiliated with Continental pursuant to sections 15 et seqq. of the German Stock Corporation Act or employees of Daimler AG and their families, as well as those involved in designing and creating the competition, are not eligible to enter.
3. Competition term and prizes
3.1 The period for participating in the competition opens on September 1st 2018 at midnight and closes on January 31st 2019 at midnight.
3.2 Once the competition closes, Continental will carry out a prize draw including all entries and choose the winners’ names at random.
The random drawing will take place on or about February 5th 19, 2019 at xxx offices at the address set forth above, at around 14:00. The drawing will be conducted by xxxx who will select X (X) winners by using a computer program. A member of the jury will do a protocol including place, date and time of drawing, names of the jury members and their role, the names of the winners as well as other data related to the drawing. The drawing is finished when all the winners are selected and is final on all matters relating to the campaign.
3.3 The following prizes will be awarded by means of a prize draw among all participants:
3-day trip to London from May 3rd - 5th 2019 including:
- return flight (economy class) from/to an airport of our choice (if possible, your preferred departure airport will be selected),
- transfers related to the program,
- accommodation (2 nights, standard room, single use),
- hospitality (complete hospitality starting with dinner on May 3rd 2019 and ending with lunch on May 5th 2019; selection of drinks and dishes is done by Continental prior to the event; extras are not included in the prize),
- 1-day event at Mercedes-Benz World in London including driving program
Returning, swapping and exchanging the prize for cash is not permitted.
3.4 The winner is solely responsible for any taxation on the prize and bears all travel expenses related to the transportation to the airport of departure.
3.5 Continental reserves the right to prematurely terminate or extend the competition without prior notification and without giving reasons. This applies in particular if there is no guarantee that the competition can be carried out properly for technical or legal reasons. In this case, the participants are not entitled to any claims against Continental.
4. Notification of winners
4.1 The winners will be notified promptly by e-mail following the prize draw. As part of the competition, Continental is entitled to send the winners’ information to cooperation partners [agencies, airline company, hotels, Mercedes-Benz world] to enable notification and delivery of the prize.
4.2 If the winner does not contact Continental or the respective cooperation partner within 2 weeks of being notified, the prize claim will be forfeited without replacement. If the prize cannot be realized because of reasons for which the winner is responsible, the prize claim will be forfeited without replacement.
5. Exclusion from participating in the competition
Continental reserves the right to use its own discretion to exclude participants from the competition, deny and reclaim prizes if there is reasonable suspicion of false information, manipulation, violation of these Terms and Conditions of Participation or other prohibited actions.
The participant acknowledges that Continental does not guarantee or ensure the availability of the internet websites required to participate in the competition or their contents. Continental reserves the right to discontinue these internet websites (including without prior notification) or to limit access to them either fully or partially. Continental is not liable for insolvency of the cooperation partners or the resultant consequences on performance of the competition and arrangement of the prizes. Continental, its bodies, employees, or vicarious agents are not liable for damage caused by errors, delays, or interruptions in transmission; faults in the technical equipment or services; incorrect content, loss, or erasure of data; viruses; or damage that may occur for any other reason during participation in this competition, unless Continental is responsible for such damage because of malicious intent or gross negligence. This exclusion of liability neither applies to bodily injuries nor endangerment of life or health.
7.1 By registering, participants declare their express consent for Continental to store their personal data for the duration of the competition [and, where necessary, to transfer it to the [agencies, airline, hotels, Mercedes-Benz World], who is also entitled to store the personal data for the duration of the competition], insofar as the storage and transfer of this data is required to conduct the competition. After the end of the competition, the data will be erased in accordance with statutory regulations. Unless participants expressly confirm otherwise, the information provided as part of this competition is used only for the purpose of conducting the competition and will not be disclosed to third parties without the participants’ express permission.
7.2 Participants are entitled at any time to withdraw their consent for their data to be stored and thereby to withdraw from the competition. Consent must be withdrawn by writing to COMPANY NAME/ADDRESS, or by sending an e-mail to ….@...de. After withdrawing consent, the participant’s collected and stored personal data will be erased immediately.
8.1 Recourse to the courts is not permitted.
8.2 These Terms and Conditions of Participation and the entire legal relationship between the participants and Continental are subject exclusively to the law of xxxxxxxxxxxx.
8.3 Should one of these Terms and Conditions of Participation be or become wholly or partially invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining Terms and Conditions of Participation. The invalid term or condition shall be replaced by a legally valid regulation that is most in keeping with the expressed commercial aim and purpose of the invalid term or condition. This applies in the event that these Terms and Conditions of Participation contain an unintended omission in the regulations.
8.4 The place of performance and place of jurisdiction is xxxxxxxx, insofar as an agreement regarding this is permitted. If the participant has no general place of jurisdiction in Germany or moves abroad after entering the competition, Continental’s headquarters will be agreed as the place of jurisdiction.