BRACKETOPIA Game rules
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ONLY (EXCLUDING PUERTO RICO, OTHER U.S. TERRITORIES AND FOREIGN TERRITORIES) AND SHALL ONLY BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES LAW. DO NOT PROCEED WITH THIS TOURNAMENT IF YOU ARE NOT LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES OR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.
The Tournament is open to legal residents of the 50 United States including Canada, and the District of Columbia (EXCLUDING PUERTO RICO, OTHER UNITED STATES TERRITORIES, AND FOREIGN TERRITORIES). The following are not eligible - employees and agents of Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors and Promoter and their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, and each of their respective advertising/tournament agencies; and the immediate family members and/or household members of any of the persons set forth in above. Immediate family members shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings or spouses. Household members shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year. Participation in the tournament constitutes Entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and to Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors's decisions. The decisions of the Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors regarding all matters relating to the Tournament are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. From all eligible entries received, the winner will be determined based on their ability to accumulate the most points in the Tournament. This Tournament is void in all U.S. Territories, (e.g., Guam) and where prohibited or restricted by law and subject to all applicable federal, state, local and municipal laws and regulations.
Sponsorship of all tournament contests within the app are solely sponsored by Bracketopia, LLC. Any and all mention of other companies as a sponsor is indication that the prize provided is of the company or sponsor and may or may not have any direct affiliation to the contest itself. Apple is not a sponsor, nor are they affiliated with any offers provided within the game.
ENTRY & REGISTRATION
To access and/or enter the tournament, download Bracketopia app from iOS, Google Play or Android and proceed with the registration process. To play in tournament you must be registered member of Bracketopia.biz. Registration is free, with no cost for APP download as well. You will be asked to provide your e-mail address, name, birth date, gender and country of residence and to select a username and password. You are responsible for the secrecy of your password. Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors, Promoters and other third parties are not responsible or liable for any actions taken using your password. Limit one (1) entry per person per tournament regardless of method of entry. Duplicate, automated and mechanically reproduced multiple entries are void and will be disregarded. All entries must be completed in their entirety. Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors are not responsible for illegible, incomplete, altered, mutilated, or lost entries, for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the tournament, or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in the tournament, or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures of any kind, and such entries will be void. Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any entries by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the tournaments.
BRACKETOPIA & SPONSORS DECISION
By participating in the tournaments brackets, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and all decisions of Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors reserve the right to cancel the tournament at any time for any reason without notice. Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors reserve the right in their sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the tournaments. Should the tournaments be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors reserve the right to award the prize based on the entries received before the termination date. Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any entries by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the tournaments. Expected ETA to fulfill prizes to winners is 4 weeks from the point of identifying a winner. Bracket Reward points carry no monetary value and are transferable within gameplay or for exchange of merchandise at the Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors discretion.
Bracketopia, LLC reserve the right to adjust the rules and parameters (or the logic) to distinguish the overall winner if the need arises. Bracketopia, LLC controls the ability to adjust the logic and/or algorithms set to keep gameplay fair for all users. We also should reserve the right to change the values associated with the point scoring structure to keep fair gameplay. All of this of course with notifying all players of such changes if needed.
GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTES
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of any entrant and Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of California or any other jurisdiction) that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than California. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. If any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.
By entering the tournaments, entrant agrees that, (i) any legal action brought under this Agreement shall be brought in the State or Federal Courts located in San Diego, California; (ii) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the tournaments, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (iii) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the tournaments, but in no event attorney's fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than damages for actual out-of-pocket expenses.
BRACKETOPIA & SPONSOR DISCRETION
Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors reserves the right in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate, and/or suspend the Tournament and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive or unsportsmanlike manner. Without limiting the foregoing, Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors may lock out an Entrant who, in Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors's sole judgment, has been disqualified, has questionable eligibility or is otherwise ineligible to enter. CAUTION: A PERSON WHO ATTEMPTS DELIBERATELY TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS TOURNAMENT OR TO ALTER OR DAMAGE A WEBSITE MAY BE SUBJECT TO CIVIL AND/OR CRIMINAL PENALTIES AND FINES; AND BRACKETOPIA, LLC AND ITS SPONSORS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON FULLY PERMITTED BY LAW.
Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors may modify, cancel, terminate, and/or suspend the Tournament if, in the Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsor’s sole opinion, an incident of any kind occurs to corrupt or impair the administration, security, integrity, fairness or play (as intended) of the Tournament, including without limitation: (a) viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, cyber fraud or technical failure; or (b) earthquake, flood, fire, storm or other natural disaster, act of God; or (c) labor controversy or threat thereof, civil disturbance or commotion, disruption of the public markets, war or armed conflict (whether or not officially declared). Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors reserves the right to award prizes based on scores at the time the season is disrupted, or to cancel, modify or suspend the Tournament at its discretion. In the event of a cancellation or termination by the Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors the Entrant who has accumulated the highest point total (and who wins any pending tiebreakers) at the time of any said action will be awarded the prizes, or the prizes will be awarded in such other manner deemed fair and appropriate by Bracketopia, LLC and its Sponsors.
These tournaments are strictly for entertainment purposes and shouldn’t be used in connection with any form of gambling. Bracketopia, LLC doesn’t promote or endorse any forms of gambling for its tournaments.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
Bracketopia, LLC or its affiliates is not responsible for credibility of any information provided by users, or errors caused by any digital or non-digital technologies, including any sorts of hardware or software malfunctions. Including any sorts of human interventions, or any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from user’s participation in the tournament, access to, copying or downloading materials from Bracketopia, LLC websites or other platforms (digital + non-digital), or receipt or use of any prize.