RULES FOR PRIZE CLAIMS
IF YOU HAVE WON A PRIZE, YOU HAVE TO SUBMIT TO US A PRIZE CLAIM IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE RULES. IF WE DO NOT RECEIVE YOUR PRIZE CLAIM WITHIN 24 HOURS AFTER THE END OF THE COMPETITION IN WHICH YOU BECAME ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE THE PRIZE, WE HAVE AND RESERVE THE RIGHT AT OUR SOLE DISCRETION TO REFUSE TO AWARD THE PRIZE TO YOU, AND TO AWARD IT TO ANOTHER CONTESTANT INSTEAD.
YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A PRIZE TO WHICH A VALUE CAN BE ATTACHED, EVEN IF YOU WIN A COMPETITION, IF YOU PARTICIPATE FROM ANY OF QUEBEC, CANADA OR THE U.S.A. STATES OF ARIZONA, CONNECTICUT, MARYLAND, OR ANY JURISDICTION WHERE THE COMPETITION AS CONDUCTED, IS PROHIBITED.
Where to Find the Rules.
When are the Competitions?
The conduct our competitions according to a schedule. To look at the schedule, click here. At the same place that this link takes you, you will find applicable prize announcements and the competition- specific rules for each competition. Also, at the same place you can register to participate in one or some of the competitions, if you are eligible to do so. You will need to check the competition schedule as appropriate more than once, because at our sole discretion we may reschedule any competition, without notice to registrants other than on the schedule posted on FlashBattles.com™.
Registering to enter a FlashBattles™ Competition.
When you register for participation in one of the competitions that we make available on FlashBattles.com™ we ask you for certain information. If you don’t provide all of the information requested, you won’t be allowed to compete or receive a prize. Also, one person can compete in one tournament only once. We don’t acknowledge entries or accept responsibility for entries that are incomplete, misdirected, late or lost.
About the prizes that we offer.
If you win a prize for participating in one of our e-sports competitions or promotions, your right to receive the prize isn’t transferrable or exchangeable. You are limited to one prize per participant. We have and reserve the prerogative to substitute offered merchandise prizes for others of comparable kind and value, and to award cash prizes only in United States currency and only through a means of electronic funds transfer of our choice. Don’t forget, as set out in our terms and conditions, (1) the tax law of your jurisdiction may treat your prize as taxable income, (2) all tax consequences of winning a prize awarded by FlashBattles.com™ are the obligation of the winner, not FlashBattles Gaming, LLC, (3) for an award or awards value of $600 U.S. or more (determined on a cumulative calendar annual basis) awarded for participation in the U.S.A., we may require as a condition precedent to the award, that we receive a duly-completed Internal Revenue Service Form 1099-MISC and/or the winner’s execution and delivery to us in signed and notarized hard copy of our form of affidavit of eligibility.
Errors and Mistakes.
All machines can malfunction. That includes computers and web sites. All people can and do make mistakes. It is and must be te case that if you are awarded a prize by mistake or malfunction if equipment (say, adding a zero to a prize amount because of a typo, for one example) or accidentally terminated or blocked, the mistake or malfunction does not confer upon you the right to receive the prize mistakenly offered or a right to receive damages because of a mistaken termination or block. This condition is to be applied broadly.
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