IMPORTANT LEGAL NOTICE REGARDING PROMOTION RULES OF DRAFTKINGS, INC.
IMPORTANT! PLEASE CAREFULLY READ THESE PROMOTION RULES (hereinafter, “Promotion Rules”) BEFORE ENTERING THE DRAFTKINGS GRAND PRIX PROMO (hereinafter, “Promotion”) AS THESE RULES AFFECT YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS.
CURRENT STANDINGS (8/4/19):
2019 NASCAR GRAND PRIX
NAS Grand Prix will be a private, invite-only, 15 player contest series that will take place from June 23rd-August 4th, 2019. All 15 of those spots are for Direct Buy-In where committed players will pay $2,120 to enter the 7-week series. If you would like to direct buy-in to this contest, please email Matt Birnbach or Nathaniel Peters-Kroll for more information.
Private Group Contest- The 15 players will compete in 7 subsequent contests (one per week). Each contest will be paired with a leaderboard that awards players points based on the finishing position of each player in the 15 person private group. Each player’s lowest placing contest leaderboard score will be dropped. The leaderboard will be manually sent to each player, so each player knows where they stand within the Promotion. This Promotion will not be elimination based. For clarity, all players will be permitted to play in each contest in each subsequent week of the Promotion.
The leaderboard point totals will be based on the following point scale corresponding to the place a user finishes in each contest:
• 1st – 15 points
• 2nd – 14 points
• 3rd – 13 points
• 4th – 12 points
• 5th – 11 points
• 6th – 10 points
• 7th – 9 points
• 8th – 8 points
• 9th – 7 points
• 10th – 6 points
• 11th – 5 points
• 12th – 4 points
• 13th – 3 points
• 14th – 2 points
• 15th – 1 point
The first 6 contest days between Sunday, June 23rd and Sunday, July 28th will award points based on the point scale above but the final contest day on Sunday, August 4th will award double points.
Point Scale for final contest Sunday, August 4th:
• 1st – 30 points
• 2nd – 28 points
• 3rd – 26 points
• 4th – 24 points
• 5th – 22 points
• 6th – 20 points
• 7th – 18 points
• 8th – 16 points
• 9th – 14 points
• 10th – 12 points
• 11th – 10 points
• 12th – 8 points
• 13th – 6 points
• 14th – 4 points
• 15th – 2 points
The total program will consist of $28,800 in prizes. The final leaderboard will payout $26,000 of total prizes and that will be paid out in accordance with the following:
• 1st – $13,000
• 2nd – $8,000
• 3rd – $5,000
Each of the 7 daily contests will pay out $400 to the first-place finisher.
After the conclusion of the 7th contest on Sunday, August 4th, 2019, DraftKings will pay out the leaderboard winners in accordance with the chart above and will send a final email to all 15 participants with results.
HOW TO ENTER
Buy-In Directly – Starting today and through June 23rd at 6:00AM ET players will be able to reserve an entry into the Promotion by making a non-refundable deposit of $2,120. Players will agree to having the $2,120 debited from their account in exchange for 7 tickets to be used to enter this Promotion. The 15 players that agree to this promotion will be auto redeemed into the first private contest on Sunday, June 23rd, and each successive contest thereafter in the Promotion. Failure of a player to draft a lineup for an auto-redeemed contest shall remain the sole responsibility of player, and no refunds shall be issued. Once DraftKings has received 15 entries, DraftKings will create a wait list.
In the event DraftKings does not receive 15 entries on June 23rd, the Promotion shall continue with the same payout structure described herein.
If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
IN THE EVENT OF A TIE:
CONDITIONS ON CLAIMING PRIZE
Where legal and as applicable, the 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 Promotion in a form reasonably directed by the organizers of the Promotion or other representatives of DraftKings.
Consent to the release of certain personal information to DraftKings for purposes related to participation and eligibility for your participation in the Promotion;
Execute other documents as DraftKings may reasonably request.
Pay all taxes, title, registration 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 the finalist 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, finalist or winner, as the case may be, shall not be entitled to the Prize or any other prize, compensation or monetary value whatsoever, and DraftKings will have no further obligation to the Winner, finalist or winner, as applicable. The winners of both the Prize as applicable, must be able to fulfill the Requirements. A Contest winner’s failure to fulfill the Requirements shall constitute a disclaimer by the finalist or winner of the Prize or any other prize, compensation, or monetary value of any nature whatsoever associated with or otherwise related to the Contest.
New York residents shall NOT be eligible for entry into the Promotion.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
CONSENT OF USE
Each player who enters the Promotion 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 Entrant in any medium, whether now known or hereafter developed, including without limitation, any and all advertising, promotions, and other publicity conducted by DraftKings. Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, each Entrant further assigns any and all rights he or she may have over his or her Entry to the Sponsor without further authorization, compensation or remuneration of any kind.
As used herein, a “Force Majeure” event shall mean the interruption of or material interference with DraftKings’ ability to grant to the winners the Prize by any cause or occurrence not within DraftKings’ reasonable control, including, but not limited to, fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, hurricane, terrorist threat or activity, public health emergency (e.g., SARS), 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. In the event of a Force Majeure, DraftKings may reschedule the Promotion, or may cancel the Promotion altogether.
DraftKings reserves the right to alter these rules and event at any time in DraftKings’ sole discretion upon reasonable notice to you; provided however that any change in the Prize shall be made prior to the beginning of the Promotion.