OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO PLAY


IMPORTANT! PLEASE CAREFULLY READ THESE CONTEST RULES (hereinafter, "Contest Rules") BEFORE ENTERING THE DRAFTKINGS NFL DAILY FANTASY SPORTS (“DFS”) “MVP FOOTBALL CHALLENGE” CONTEST PRESENTED BY VISA AS THESE CONTEST RULES AFFECT YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS.


CONTEST AND PRIZE DESCRIPTION


DraftKings is pleased to announce an exciting new contest, the free-to-enter NFL Daily Fantasy Sports (“DFS”) “MVP Football Challenge” Contest [SH1] [WG2] (hereinafter, the "Contest") exclusively for DraftKings Players. Visa and client financial institutions have not sponsored and do not offer this promotion in any way. Contestants will have the opportunity to compete against each other to win their share of a weekly cash payout and accumulate points for their chance to win Weekly Prizing (prizes defined below). The Contest is comprised of five (5) DFS contests, to be held during the Contest Term (“Weekly Contest[s]”).


The Contest will run from Week 8 of the 2021 NFL regular season and conclude the Wild Card Round of the 2021 NFL regular season (collectively the “Contest Term”) The Contest will be active during Week 8, Week 11, Week 13, Week 15, and NFL Wild Card Round of the Contest Term. There will be a total of five (5) Weekly Contests, provided that DraftKings reserves the right to adjust the Contest Term as needed to accommodate changing NFL schedules or in cases of force majeure.


Each week during the Contest Term, eligible Players will attempt to accumulate more daily fantasy sports points than other players in that week’s Weekly Contest. Finishing position for each Weekly Contest will be based on the number of daily fantasy sports points a user accumulates in that Weekly contest. Depending on a Player’s finishing position in a Weekly Contest, eligible Players may be eligible to receive a share of TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS ($10,000) (“Weekly Prize[s]”) for that Weekly Contest.


The Weekly Contests will feature only the Sunday afternoon slate of NFL games: those NFL games that begin at 1:00 PM Eastern Time (“ET”) one Sunday per month during the Contest Term. The Contest will take place on DraftKings.com and be administered and scored according to DraftKings NFL contest rules (https://www.draftkings.com/help/rules/nfl). These Contest Rules, in conjunction with the DraftKings Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, shall govern the Player eligibility, Contest conduct, and rules of play of the Contest.


TIEBREAKERS


In the event one (1) or more eligible Players tie for a position in a Weekly Contest, the portion of the Weekly Prize associated with that finishing position, if any, would be added up and split evenly among the Players tied for that position. As an example, in the event four (4) Players tie for first place in a Weekly Contest, those four (4) Players will evenly split their portion of the Weekly Prize for the top four (4) payout positions for that Weekly Contest.


MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ENTRIES


Eligible Players may submit only one (1) entry to each Weekly Contest.

FIRST DEGREE RELATIVES

First degree relatives (i.e., mother, father, sister, brother, daughter, son) living in the same household are subject to the same maximum entry cap for the Contest. For example, a husband and wife with separate usernames can only have one (1) combined entry to each Weekly Contest.


RULES OF PLAY


Except as otherwise stated in or modified by these Contest Rules, the Contest shall be governed by the DraftKings Terms of Use and Privacy Policy (respectively, https://www.draftkings.com/terms-of-use and https://www.draftkings.com/help/privacy/us) as well as the NFL Classic Rules & Scoring rules located here: https://www.draftkings.com/hel...


ELIGIBILITY


Players must be a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (each, a “Player”). Players must also satisfy all other requirements contained herein and at all times abide by these Contest Rules and any affiliated rules hereof. \


  CONDITIONS ON CLAIMING PRIZE  


Where legal, all winners must consent to:


The use of his/her name, voice, video, and likeness/photograph in and in connection with the development, production, distribution, commercialization, promotion and/or exploitation of DraftKings and the Contest in a form reasonably directed by the organizers of the Contest or other representatives of DraftKings;


Refrain from acting as a brand ambassador, or in any way promoting or endorsing any third party whose core business is offering daily real-money fantasy sports contests;


Agree to be bound by and adhere to all rules and codes of conduct as required by the terms and conditions during their participation in the Contest;


Consent to the release of certain personal information to DraftKings for purposes related to participation and eligibility for their participation in the Contest;


Execute other documents as DraftKings may reasonably request;


Pay all taxes, fees, and like amounts in connection with the Prizes; and


At all times conduct him/herself in a professional manner, and shall not be involved in any conduct or activity that may bring the winner into disrepute, or harm  DraftKings, or winner's name or reputation.


(Hereinafter, collectively, the "Requirements.")


In the event a winner of a Prize is not able to meet the Requirements for claiming the Prize, such winner, shall not be entitled to a Weekly Prize, or any other prize, compensation, or monetary value whatsoever, and DraftKings will have no further obligation to the winner.  The winners must be able to fulfill the Requirements. A Contest winner's failure to fulfill the Requirements shall constitute a disclaimer by the winner of a Prize, or any other prize, compensation, or monetary value of any nature whatsoever associated with or otherwise related to the Contest.


By participating in this Contest or accepting a Prize, Players further acknowledge and agree to the following Prize restrictions:


PRIZE RESTRICRIONS


The Weekly Prizes (collectively, “Prizes”) will be awarded only if the potential winners fully comply with these Contest Rules and all affiliated rules hereto. All Prize details are at, and may be modified according to, the sole discretion of DraftKings and any depiction of the Prize, including its description herein, is for illustrative purposes only. DraftKings reserves the right to change any component in its sole discretion if such component is unavailable or commercially unreasonable.  All federal, state, provincial and local taxes, and all costs and expenses related to the acceptance and use of any Prize not specified herein as being provided, are the sole responsibility of the Prize winners. Any required tax reporting forms will be furnished to the appropriate authorities.


EFFECT OF CONTEST RULES ON TERMS OF USE


The Terms of Use on the DraftKings Website shall apply to the Contest and to these Contest Rules, and are hereby incorporated herein by reference. These Contest Rules are intended to be a supplement to the Terms of Use, and should not be determined to be a substitute or replacement for, or otherwise render inapplicable, the Terms of Use. To the extent any provision of these Contest Rules conflicts with any provision in the Terms of Use, the provision contained in these Contest Rules shall apply, and the provision contained in these Contest Rules shall be deemed to supersede the conflicting provision contained in the Terms of Use unless otherwise stated herein. In no way other than a provision of these Contest Rules that explicitly conflicts with a provision in the Terms of Use shall these Contest rules to be deemed to replace or nullify any provision contained in the Terms of Use.


EFFECT OF CONTEST RULES ON PRIVACY POLICY


The Privacy Policy on the DraftKings Website shall apply to the Contest and to these Contest Rules, and are hereby incorporated herein by reference. These Contest Rules are intended to be a supplement to the Privacy Policy, and should not be determined to be a substitute or replacement for, or otherwise render inapplicable, the Privacy Policy. To the extent any provision of these Contest Rules conflicts with any provision in the Privacy Policy, the provision contained in these Contest Rules shall apply, and the provision contained in these Contest Rules shall be deemed to supersede the conflicting provision contained in the Privacy Policy unless otherwise stated herein. In no way other than a provision of these Contest Rules that explicitly conflicts with a provision in the Privacy Policy shall these Contest rules to be deemed to replace or nullify any provision contained in the Privacy Policy.


LIMITATION OF LIABILITY


The limitation of liability contained in the Terms of Use shall be deemed to include your participation in the Contest and your travel to and from, and attendance at any events/game associated with the Contest or a Prize, and by entering the Contest you agree to be bound, in addition to all other terms and conditions as described and contained herein and in the Terms of Use, by the provisions thereof. Furthermore, Players agree to release, discharge and hold harmless DraftKings Inc., the Partner Released Parties, and each of their respective officers, directors, stockholders, employees, representatives, designees and agents  (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, lawsuits, judgments, causes of action, proceedings, demands, fines, penalties, liability, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees and any and all damages caused or claimed to be caused, losses or injury) arising out of or relating to the Contest, your participation therein, and/or acceptance and/or use or misuse of any prize.


Further, by entering the Contest, you hereby agree to waive all of your rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against any of the Released Parties in connection with the Contest.


MARKETING DISCLAIMER


By entering the Contest, each Player agrees to receive communications from DraftKings, subject to opting out when Player so desires. Player’s information will not be sold to any outside party.


CONSENT OF USE


Each Player who enters the Contest hereby agrees and consents, without further authorization, compensation or remuneration of any kind, to the editing, modification, replication, publication and/or other use of the names, likenesses, photographs, videos, voices, entries and the like of the Player in any medium, whether now known or hereafter developed, including without limitation, any and all advertising, promotions, and other publicity conducted by DraftKings and the Partner Released Parties. Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, each Player further assigns any and all rights he or she may have over his or her entry to Crown Imports, LLC without further authorization, compensation or remuneration of any kind.


MISCELLANEOUS


As used herein, a "Force Majeure" event shall mean the interruption of or material interference with DraftKings's ability to grant to the winners the Prize by any cause or occurrence not within DraftKings's reasonable control, including, but not limited to, strike, fire, flood, epidemic, pandemic, earthquake, explosion, hurricane, terrorist threat or activity, public health emergency (e.g., COVID 19), act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), or any federal, state or local government law, order or regulation, or order of any court, or the NFL postponing or cancelling the NFL season or any portion thereof. In the event of a Force Majeure, DraftKings may reschedule the Contest, or may cancel the Contest altogether. In the event of cancellation, only those Weekly Prizes will be awarded based on how many games have been played prior to cancellation.


DraftKings reserves the right to alter these rules and event at any time in DraftKings's sole discretion upon reasonable notice to you; provided however that any change in the Prizes shall be made prior to the beginning of the Contest.


By participating in the Contest, the Player agrees to be bound by the terms of these Contest Rules, and the Terms of Use, and hereby agrees to disclose all applicable information to DraftKings, such information subject to the Privacy Policy.

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