The following are the terms and conditions of the "WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event Promotion" (the "Promotion"). The Promotion is organized by the applicable 888 group company (as defined in www.888poker.com’s Terms of Service) (the “Promoter”) who is the operator of the www.888poker.com website (the "Website"). Your participation in this Promotion shall be deemed to constitute your complete acceptance of the provisions below.
The winner of the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event Qualifier Tournament held on the Website (the “Winner”) will win a prize package valued at US$12,500 to the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event which consists of: (i) Buy-in entry to the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event valued at $10,000 (paid by the Company directly to the tournament organizer); (ii) 5 nights (9th -14th July 2017) at the Vdara Hotel Las Vegas (paid by the Company directly to the hotel); (ii) US$1,200 for travel and expenses (paid by the Company directly to the Winner’s poker account); (iii) an invitation to the 888poker welcome session; (iv) daily transportation from the Vdara Hotel to the Rio Hotel and Casino to play at the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event; and (v) an 888live poker kit ((i)- (v) collectively the “Prize Package”).
The Winner cannot redeem the Prize Package for cash or transfer the Prize Package in any way. On the occasion that the Winner is unable to attend the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event (for any reason), the monetary value of the Prize Package will not be paid to the Winner nor will the Prize Package be provided.
If the Winner is unable to attend the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event, the monetary value of the Prize Package will not be paid to the Winner nor shall he/she be entitled to receive any part of the Prize Package.
The Winner will be registered to play in the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event on day 1C ONLY, without exceptions.
If a Winner wins the WSOP 2017 Main Event Championship (event #73), then such Winner (“ME Champion”) will be entitled to receive a cash bonus from the Company ("Cash Bonus") such that the prize awarded to the ME Champion for winning the WSOP 2017 Main Event Championship (event #73) by the organizer of such championship (the "WSOP Prize") will be rounded up to a total sum of US$10,000,000 (i.e., ME Champion shall be entitled to Cash Bonus in the amount as determined by subtracting the WSOP Prize from the amount of US$ 10,000,000. By way of example only: (i) if a ME Champion is awarded a WSOP Prize of US$8,000,000, then s/he will be entitled to a Cash Bonus of US$2,000,000; or (ii) if a ME Champion is awarded a WSOP Prize of US$8,500,000, then s/he will be entitled to a Cash Bonus of US$1,500,000). The Cash Bonus will be paid to the ME Champion’s account with the Website. If the ME Champion's account with the Website will be closed or self-excluded at any time, then the engagement between Company and the ME Champion, including the eligibility to receive any unpaid Cash Bonus, shall be immediately cancelled and terminated.
The Company shall pay 20% of Cash Bonus each year to the ME Champion, in equal monthly installments, commencing on the first calendar month following the month in which the WSOP 2017 Main Event Championship (event #73) ends (the “Start Date”) until the Cash Bonus has been paid to the ME Champion. By way of example only, if the Cash Bonus is US$ 2,000,000, then the ME Champion will receive a total of US$ 400,000 yearly from the Start Date which will be paid in 12 equal monthly installments.
The ME Champion acknowledges that his/her receipt of the Cash Bonus is conditional upon the Winner agreeing to act as an ambassador for the Website and promote the Website for a period of five (5) consecutive years following s/he winning the 2017 WSOP Main Event Championship (event #73). The ME Champion shall not be entitled for the payment of additional amount or bonus of any kind for acting as such ambassador.
In addition, in order to receive the Cash Bonus and before Company commences payment of the Cash Bonus installments as set out above, the ME Champion will be required to sign the Company’s standard ambassador agreement and further undertakes to fully comply with such agreement. Failure by the ME Champion to sign such agreement shall render the ME Champion ineligible for payment of the Cash Bonus. In addition, if such agreement is terminated early the ME Champion shall not be liable to receive any unpaid Cash Bonus.
Upon a request by the Company, ME Champion undertakes to play in up to six (6) 888live events organized by the Company during 2018 and 2019. Travel and accommodation costs incurred in connection with the 888live events will be at the expense of Company, subject to prior written approval by Company and according to the Company's then in effect traveling policy.
The Company will make hotel reservations for the Winner at the Vdara Hotel. The accommodation is booked from the 9th July 2017 to the 14th July 2017. The dates are not subject to adjustment. For the avoidance of doubt, please note that it is not possible to grant the Winner a refund or rebate in the event that the Winner leaves the hotel prior to 14th July 2017.
The Company will not be responsible for extending the Winner’s stay at the Vdara hotel beyond 14th July 2017.
If the Winner is still playing in the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event after 14th July 2017, the Winner will be solely responsible for arranging his/her own accommodation, following such date. The Company will provide the winner with up to USD $200 per day for each day that the winner is still playing at the Main Event following 14 July 2017 (the “Additional Accommodation Expenses”). The Additional Expenses will be paid to your 888poker player account within 30 days of the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event ending, at the discretion of the management and after receiving the hotel booking receipt.
In the event that the Winner continues to play in the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event beyond the 14th July 2017, the Company will provide you with a one-off compensation of up to USD $500 for changing your flight ticket (the “Additional Flight Expenses”). The Additional Flight Expenses will be paid to your 888poker account within 30 days of the event ending at the management discretion and after receiving a relevant receipt.
The Company will not be responsible for arranging transportation from your home to the airport and from the airport to the Vdara Hotel Las Vegas, nor any related parking expenses.
In the event that you become the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event Champion, you will be obligated to play in up to three (3) 888live events upon the request of 888poker during 2018. Travel and accommodation costs will be at the expense of 888poker.
By participating in this Promotion, you herby agree to act as an ambassadors for the Website at the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event, which includes wearing exclusively throughout the duration the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event including the final table the branded clothing/ patch provided by the Company.
Caesars Interactive Entertainment Inc. (“CIE”) and the Company will not be responsible for any tax liability associated with the Prize Package.
Entrants must be at least 21 years of age to play in the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event. All entrants to the event will be required to produce proof of age (passport or other valid picture ID). Entrants who are not able to present such proof will be excluded from participation in the Event with no compensation.
By participating in the Promotion and winning the Prize Package, the Winner grants the Company, its affiliates as well as their marketing affiliates, a world-wide, sub-licensable, perpetual, royalty free, irrevocable right to use his/her name, image, voice and likeness for promotional and publicity promotional and marketing purposes (whether online or offline) for the Website without any compensation and the Winner expressly waives any claims against the Company and all companies within the 888 group of companies in this regard.
888poker does not endorse any deals whatsoever in any of our tournament qualifiers and as a result will not be held responsible or liable for settling any private deals made between members.
During the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event, strict rules regarding player behavior will be enforced by the tournament organizers which may include disqualification. If you are penalized or disqualified at the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event as a result of an infraction of the rules set forth by the tournament organizers, the Company assumes no responsibility or liability for your entry into the event and no refund will be provided.
By participating in this Promotion, each entrant unreservedly agrees to these terms and conditions.
All Website fraud and collusion rules apply. Any fraudulent activity will result in the winner losing their Prize Package (and his/her friends not being able to receive any part of the Prize Package) and the Company reserves the right to take additional action against such player, which may include but not be limited to termination of the player’s account, as well as disqualification from this Promotion.
THE WINNER MUST BE IN POSSESSION OF A VALID PASSPORT FOR AT LEAST SIX MONTHS BEYOND THE CONCLUSION OF THE WSOP LAS VEGAS 2017 MAIN EVENT AND THE WINNER IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR OBTAINING ANY VISA (IF REQUIRED) AND/OR ESTA (IF REQUIED) TO TRAVEL TO LAS VEGAS. THE COMPANY ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE WINNER BEING UNABLE TO TRAVEL DUE TO LACK OF APPROPRIATE TRAVEL DOCUMENTATION AND THE MONETARY VALUE OF THE PRIZE PACKAGE WILL NOT BE REIMBURSED.
The winner of the Prize Package will be solely responsible for arranging his/her travel arrangements to and from the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event and shall be responsible for taking out his/her own travel insurance which includes but is not limited to medical insurance and lost luggage insurance.
The Company is not responsible for changing flights, accommodation and anything else relating to the itinerary after the Winner has chosen his/her travel arrangements.
The Company has purchased the room in the Vdara Hotel Las Vegas and the right to attend the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event and play in the Main Event from third party vendors and therefore is not responsible for its quality and the Winner expressly waives any claims against the Company in this regard.
By entering this promotion each entrant grants the Company and any third party vendors providing any services in relation to the Prize Package, the right to provide his/her personal details to the third party vendor in order to have the prize delivered to such entrant.
If a players’ account with the Website has been closed or self-excluded at any time up until the WSOP Las Vegas 2017 Main Event takes place, he/she will not be eligible for receiving the prize the monetary value of the prize will not be reimbursed.
By entering the promotion each entrant agrees to release, discharge and hold harmless the Company, its legal representatives, affiliates, subsidiaries, agencies and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents, from any damages whatsoever arising out of this Promotion or the awarding or use of the Prize Package.
The Winner may be required to complete and sign an insurance waiver with any third party vendor providing services in relation to the Prize Package or the Company prior to being allowed to take up the Prize Package. The Winner may also be required by the Company or by any third party vendor providing services in relation to the Prize Package to sign further documents before delivery of the Prize Package.
These terms and conditions have been drafted in the English language. In the event of any discrepancy between the meanings of any translated versions of these terms and conditions and the English language version, the meaning of the English language version shall prevail.
The Company may alter these terms and conditions, including without limitation where required for security reasons, as a result of exceptional circumstances beyond the Company's control or as a result of changes to applicable law or regulation. If the Company makes any material changes to these terms and conditions, it will give you reasonable notice of the changes.
The Company reserves the right to cancel or withdraw the Prize Package from the Winner, without monetary compensation, if the Winner is under any investigation or his/her account with the Website is closed/blocked.
Any provisions herein which by their nature are required to survive termination or expiration of this Promotion in order to achieve their purpose shall so survive until it shall no longer be necessary for them to survive in order to achieve that purpose.