Student Giga-Rig Giveaway Rules


 
Summer of Gaming: Student Giga-Rig Giveaway
 Sweepstakes Official Rules
No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. 

AWARDED PRIZES ARE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS AND CRITERIA AND THE WINNERS MAINTAINING ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS, AS DEFINED IN THESE RULES AND REGULATIONS. IF AN ENTRANT IS AN “ELIGIBLE MINOR” IN HIS OR HER STATE OF RESIDENT, HIS OR HER PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN AGREES TO THESE RULES & REGULATIONS ON BEHALF OF HIS OR HER MINOR CHILD; BY ENTERING, YOU AGREE TO THESE RULES & REGULATIONS, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THESE RULES AND REGULATIONS INCLUDE INDEMNITIES TO THE SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW) FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

 

  1. Eligibility: The [Summer of Gaming Student Giga-Rig Giveaway (“Sweepstakes”) is open to (1) citizens or permanent  residents of the 50 United States and the District of Colombia who are at least the age of majority in their state of residence or an eligible minor at the time of entry and (2) who are enrolled in a high school or post-secondary educational institution or who are the parent or legal guardian of a person who is enrolled in a high school or post-secondary educational institution. The following are not eligible:  officers, directors, members and employees -- or members of the immediate family or household of any of the foregoing -- of NYXL, Inc. (“Sponsor,” “we” or “us”), College Avenue Student Loans, LLC (“College Avenue”) and each of their respective parent and subsidiary companies, and any administrative, advertising or promotional agency involved in the development, administration, promotion or implementation of the Sweepstakes (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”).  Void where prohibited. All applicable federal, state and local laws apply.  In addition to these Official Rules, the Sweepstakes shall be subject to and governed by Sponsor’s Terms of Service located here nyxl.com/privacy-policy.  If there is an inconsistency between the Terms of Service or these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall control.  

 

  1. Promotion Period: The Sweepstakes begins on April 22, 2024, at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on May 31, 2024, at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (“Sweepstakes Period”).           

 

  1. How to Enter: To enter, entrants must submit their information on the form located at https://nysl.io/pages/college-ave (‘Website”).  Register by following the on-screen instructions on the Website to provide the requested information.  

 

Limit one (1) entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.  Entrants are prohibited from using multiple names, wallets, email addresses, or any other means to enter more than once.  Any attempt to do so is grounds for disqualification. Use of any macro, bot, script or other automated means to submit entries is prohibited. Proof of submission is not proof of receipt. Sponsor’s database computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes. Entries will not be acknowledged. No responsibility is assumed for illegible, lost, late, damaged, incomplete, misdirected, or stolen entries. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder associated with the entry.  Judges’ decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.  College Avenue is not a sponsor of this Sweepstakes.

 

  1. Right to Use Name and Photograph: By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to the posting and use of your name and/or photograph on any website and in any and all media in and in connection with promotion, publicity and advertising for this Sweepstakes or other promotions by Sponsor without any further attribution, notification or compensation, except where prohibited by law. 

 

Sponsor may film, record and/or take photographs during the Sweepstakes and the activity taking place during the Sweepstakes and during/at the Event and may use the resulting footage, recordings or photographs for a range of purposes, including, without limitation, for marketing and promoting Sponsor and/or the Sweepstakes Entities and its products and services. By entering the Sweepstakes, you authorize Sponsor to film, record and/or photograph your and/or your avatar’s voice and likeness ("Image"), and also grant Sponsor the irrevocable right to use any footage, recordings or photographs of any such footage, recordings or photographs, or any reproduction or modification thereof (collectively, the "Recordings") in any manner and medium throughout the universe an unlimited number of times in perpetuity for advertising, trade, promotion, exhibition or any other lawful purpose except where prohibited by law. By entering the Sweepstakes, except where prohibited by law you further waive any right of inspection or approval of the uses to which Sponsor may put the Recordings, and releases Sponsor from any and all claims arising out of or in connection with the Recordings, your Image or Sponsor’s use thereof.

 

  1. Winner Selection and Odds: One (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing, on or about June 2, 2024, from among all eligible entries.  Odds of winning will depend on the number of entries Sponsor receives. No entrant may win more than one prize.

 

  1. Requirements and Notification of Potential Winner: Potential winners must continue to comply with the Official Rules; and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. The potential winner will be notified via email (using the email address that he or she provided in his or her email entry) or via telephone (using the phone number through which he or she provided in his or her online entry). Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online or mobile phone service provider will apply if you are notified via email or phone that you are the potential winner. If the potential winner fails to respond to the notification email or phone call or provide the requested information within three (3) business days of the first such email notification, the prize is forfeited, and an alternate prize winner will be selected at random. Sponsor shall have no liability whatsoever for any winner notification that is lost, intercepted, misdirected or not received by the potential winner for any reason. Entrant shall be solely responsible for checking his/her email account or voicemail on a regular basis to verify whether his/her entry has been selected as a potential winner. The Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding in all respects. The potential winner must communicate with the Sponsor via Sponsor’s preferred method (including phone, email and United States postal service) and provide information requested to allow Sponsor to fulfill the prize including, but not limited to, providing Sponsor with a completed United States Department of Treasury Internal Revenue Service Form W-9. In addition, the potential winner (and parent/legal guardian if the prize winner is an eligible minor) may be required to sign and return to Sponsor: An Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize and to fulfill any such other requirements as determined by Sponsor. If a potential winner (and parent/legal guardian if the prize winner is an eligible minor) fails to do so, he/she may be disqualified and forfeit the prize. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the prize to another eligible entrant randomly selected. If the alternate potential winners are disqualified, the prize may not be awarded. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of winner. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

 

  1. Prize:   One (1) prize is available:  A PC designed by Paradox Customs.  Approximate retail value is Four Thousand Six Hundred Dollars ($4,600.00).  Prize will be awarded to the winning entry. Prize is non-transferable and no cash equivalent or substitution of the prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Sponsor may substitute a prize of comparable value if advertised prize becomes unavailable. Winner is responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes, and for any other fees or costs associated with acceptance or use of any prize. 

 

  1. Release of Liability: You (and if you are a minor, your parent or legal guardian) agree that the Sweepstakes Entities (a) shall not be responsible or liable for, and are hereby released from, any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity, or from acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize, and (b) have not made any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize, including, without limitation, to such prize’s quality or fitness for a particular purpose.

By entering the Sweepstakes, you further agree that (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (b) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to reasonable and actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorney's fees; and (c) under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain any award for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, indirect or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than damages for reasonable and actual out-of-pocket expenses.  These rules and any disputes relating hereto are governed by the internal laws of the State of New York without regard to principles of conflicts of laws, and by entering, you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in New York located in New York County for resolution of any disputes relating to the Sweepstakes and waive any objection thereto. For New Jersey Residents:  Nothing herein prohibits recovery of damages or attorneys’ fees where required by statute.

 

  1. Additional Rules No responsibility is assumed for any damage to your mobile device or computer system which is occasioned by accessing the Website or otherwise participating in the Sweepstakes, or for any computer system, mobile device, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures or delays.  Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, no responsibility is assumed for incomplete, illegible, misdirected, misprinted, forged, tampered with, altered, late, lost, damaged, or stolen submissions, prize notifications or other Sweepstakes materials, all of which are void; or for lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet service providers, websites, or other connections; or for miscommunications, failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions; or for any technical malfunctions, failures, difficulties or other errors of any kind or nature; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information.  

 

Any individual who is found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, may be disqualified, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.  

Sponsor reserves the right to modify, extend, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Sweepstakes is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or other unintended circumstances or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which have impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper play and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein.  If the Sweepstakes is terminated before the designated end date, Sponsor will (if possible) select winner from all eligible, non-suspect entries unaffected by the problem.  

           

Only the type and quantity of prizes described in these Official Rules will be awarded.  If, for any reason, more bona fide winners come forward seeking to claim prizes in excess of the number of each type of prize set forth in these Official Rules, the winners, or remaining winners, as the case may be, of the advertised number of prizes available in the prize category in question may be selected in a random drawing from among all persons making purportedly valid claims for such prize(s).  Inclusion in such drawing shall be each entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy in such circumstances.  

Acceptance of a prize constitutes winner’s permission for Sponsor to use winner’s name, photograph, likeness, voice, biographical information, statements and address (city and state) for advertising and/or publicity purposes worldwide and in all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation except where prohibited by law.  

           

By participating in the Sweepstakes, the participant releases Sponsor, College Avenue and any of their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliates from any liability.

 

Sponsor, College Avenue and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded.  College Avenue and any of its parents, subsidiaries or affiliates have not offered or sponsored this Sweepstakes in any way.  

 

All trademarks are the intellectual property of their respective owners.  

 

  1. Data:  By entering, you agree to Sponsor’s manner of collection and usage of any personal information you submit and agree you are sharing your information with Sponsor and the Sweepstakes Entities, subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy located at https://nysl.io/pages/college-ave and College Avenue’s privacy policy located at https://www.collegeave.com/privacy/.

 

  1. Winner Name: For the winner’s name, available approximately two weeks after the end of the Sweepstakes Period, send a written request to Sponsor via email at partnerships@nyxl.com, with “Summer of Gaming Student Giga-Rig Giveaway” in the subject line. All such requests must be received by June 1, 2024. 

 

  1. Sponsor: NYXL, Inc., 4 World Trade Center, Floor 49, New York, New York 10007.