@TeamMessi signed adizero f50 Messi Boot Giveaway Competition

Terms and conditions

for adidas Team Messi Competition to win a signed pair of adizero f50 Messi boots.

Please read these terms and conditions (Terms) carefully. The Terms contain important information. By participating in this promotion, each participant declares to agree to the applicability of the Terms.

Promotion

1. The Terms apply to the adidas Team Messi contest (Promotion) by adidas International Trading B.V. (Promoter), located at Hoogoorddreef 9a, 1101 BW Amsterdam, the Netherlands, facilitated by iris Worldwide (Promotion Partner).

2. The Promotion starts on 24th August 2014 at 12:00pm (CET) and closes on 27th August 2014 at 23:00pm (CET).

3. These Terms are available at the following websites:

Requirements

4. The Promotion is open to all individuals that have reached the age of 18, with the exception of the persons mentioned in clause 6 hereof. Individuals of 14, 15, 16 and 17 years old can only participate with the consent of a parent, guardian or legal representative over the age of 18. Individuals of 13 years or younger are under all circumstances excluded from participation.

5. Participant must sign up to Team Messi by registering their details as stipulated in Clause 8.

6. Participation is excluded for (a) employees of Promoter or its agents and their first and second-degree family members, as well as (b) anyone else who is directly or indirectly professionally connected with the Promotion and their family members.

Participation

7. The Promotion will open on 24th August 2014 at 12:00pm (CET) and close on 27th August 2014 at 23:00pm (CET) (Promotional Period). All entries received before the Promotional Period opens and after the lapse of the Promotional Period are excluded from participation and will not be taken into consideration.

8. Participating in the Promotion takes place by:

a. Visiting www.adidas.com/jointeammessi

b. Entering his/her email address and date of birth

c. Agreeing to adidas' privacy policy

d. Agreeing to these Terms and conditions

d. Once a winner is chosen, the Promoter or Promotion Partner will contact the winner directly and announce the winner via the Team Messi Facebook and Twitter accounts.

e. Participants accepting and adhering to these Terms unconditionally; and

f. accepting the Privacy Policy of Promoter available at http://www.adidas.com/com/pages/legal/privacy-policy/

9. Entry is limited to once per email address.

10. The Promotion is a promotion without a purchase obligation.

General rules of behaviour

11. Participants may not use the Promotion for the expression of political or religious ideas.

12. Promoter has the right to refuse any entry which contains material which is offensive, insulting, injurious, obscene, offending, vindictive, indecent, perverted, immoral, aggressive, sexually oriented, racist, derisive, slanderous, discriminatory, or in any other way not in line with good taste and decency, or which Promoter deems in its sole discretion to be otherwise unacceptable.

13. Entries may not conflict with applicable law or regulations, the rights of third parties, nor may they incite, advocate or express pornography, obscenity, vulgarity, hatred, bigotry, racism or gratuitous violence.

14. Entrees may not in any way harm Promoter, its affiliates, its agents and/or the brand of adidas (or any other brand of Promoter).

15. Participants may not upload, post, email or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer codes, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the use of any software or devices on the Website.

16. Participants cannot derive any rights from their participation and have no right to any payment or other compensation for their entry or their participation.

17. Promoter retains the right to exclude participants from participating in the Promotion and to delete entrees from the Website, if these are not in line with these rules of behaviour or are otherwise in conflict with the Terms.

In case a third person, different than the Participant, appears in the picture appears, Participant warrants that this third person has given his consent to these T&C, especially those related to Intellectual Property Rights. Participant agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Promoter, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensees and customers from and against any claim or demand (including reasonable legal fees) by a third party relating to the use of his image by Promoter or its affiliates or licensees.

Intellectual property rights

18. By entering into this Promotion, participant agrees that all intellectual property rights in and to materials included in any entry (even if not selected as the winning entry) shall belong absolutely and exclusively to Promoter (or such other company as Promoter shall designate), to the extent permitted by law. Participant agrees to assign, or to procure the assignment, to Promoter (or such other company as Promoter shall designate) of all such right, title and interest in and to such intellectual property rights, to the extent permitted by law. Participant further agrees to execute, or procure the execution of, such documents and do, and procure the doing of, all such acts or things as are required for the purpose of giving effect to this assignment.

19. Without the generality of clause 20, participant acknowledges and agrees that Promoter (or any other company designated by Promoter) may use, reproduce, adapt, translate, digitise, publish, revise, disclose, modify, transfer or otherwise exploit entries (but is under no obligations to do so) at any time on and in relation to any adidas product or otherwise.

20. Participants are not entitled to any compensation in return for the assignment of rights pursuant to clause 20 or for any use of an entry pursuant to clause 21.

21. By participating in the Promotion, participant agrees to Promoter using free of charge participant’s name, photograph, and general location for publicity and news purposes relating to the Promotion.

22. By entering into this Promotion, participant warrants and represents that all works comprised in participant’s entry are his/her own original work and do not copy, nor incorporate the work of any third party and that use of the entry by Promoter or its affiliates will not infringe third party intellectual property rights. By entering into this Promotion, participant agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Promoter, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensees and customers from and against any claim or demand (including reasonable legal fees) by a third party relating to the use of the entry by Promoter or its affiliates or licensees or arising out of participant’s breach of these Terms.

23. By participating in the Promotion participant shall provide all additional information relating to the entry, if so requested by Promoter.

24. Promoter is not obliged to use the entry in relation to the Team Messi Competition and reserves its right to adopt an alternative name (regardless of whether that alternative name was submitted as an entry as part of this Promotion).

Publication

25. It is prohibited to reproduce or publish anything relating to the Promotion without the prior explicit written consent of Promoter.

26. Promoter is authorised to remove from, shorten or amend entrees in text or image on the Website.

Prizes

27. The Promotion provides for a chance to win a prize. There will be one prize consisting of a pair of signed adizero f50 Messi boots

28. The winner will be chosen at random by the Promoter or Promotion Partner from the pool of entries received.

29. The Promoter or Promotion Partner will contact the winner through their email address to notify them, and then announce the winner via the Team Messi Facebook and Twitter accounts

30. It is the responsibility of the winner to ensure that they respond to contact attempts and provide a valid address to send the prize to.

31. The winner agrees and accepts that all taxes or charges related to the Prize will be for his/her account.

32. A Prize cannot be exchanged for another prize. A Prize is personal and non-transferable. The winner agrees not to sell, offer to sell or use the Prize for any commercial or promotional purpose (including placing the Prize on an internet auction site).

33. A Prize is indivisible and can only be accepted as granted.

34. Promoter reserves the right to modify or withdraw a Prize. The alternative prize will be of at least an equivalent or greater value.

35. Prizes that are not redeemed for whatever reason remain the property of Promoter. In case of a rejection of a Prize, the Prize also falls to Promoter.

36. If a winner cannot be contacted or fails to confirm acceptance of the Prize within 24 hours of notification or cannot make use of the Prize for any reason, Promoter and Promotion Partner reserve the right to select an alternative winner and the original winner will forfeit the Prize.

Limitation of liability

37. Promoter is not responsible or liable for costs or expenses of participants in connection with or relating to participating in the Promotion.

38. Promoter is not responsible and excludes any liability for (i) network- (cable, internet or other relevant networks), computer hardware or software disruptions of whatever nature which might lead to a limited, delayed or lost entry, (ii) other problems or calamities, of whatever nature, that are connected with the functioning of the network (cable, internet or other network), the Website, computer hardware or software, and (iii) mistakes in the entering or processing of personal data, except in case of gross negligence or wilful misconduct of Promoter.

39. Promoter is not responsible or liable for any incompatibility between technologies used, in the broadest sense, during the Promotion and the hardware and software configuration used by the participants.

40. To the fullest extent allowed by applicable law, neither Promoter nor any agencies involved in the Promotion are responsible or liable for any loss, damages or injury caused by participation in the Promotion.

41. Where a Prize is delivered to the winner by post, Promoter is not liable for the acts or omissions of any courier or mail delivery.

42. If a Promotion, for whatever reason, progresses differently than foreseen, for instance, in the event that adidas Team Messi contest does not take place or is abandoned, postponed, rearranged or curtailed or the Promotion appears to be in conflict with applicable law, Promoter reserves the right to annul, terminate, amend or postpone the Promotion without any liability of Promoter and without a right of compensation for the participants.

Personal Data

43. By participating in the Promotion participants' personal data are processed by Promoter, the controller of the personal data, and also by Promoters’ agency involved in administering the Promotion.

44. Participants' personal data shall be processed for the purpose of participating in the Promotion and will also be added to the adidas Team Messi newsletter distribution list for news of adidas Messi products, events, promotions and matches. Participants can request access to and/or submit a request for rectification or removal of their personal data. For these purposes participants can contact Promoter at the below address or by e-mailing dataprotection@adidas-group.com.

45. At all times Promoter reserves the right to exclude participants with invalid or false entries or invalid or false personal information from participation.

46. Promoter reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the operation of the Promotion, or to be acting in any manner deemed by Promoter to be in violation of these Terms; or to be acting in any manner deemed by Promoter to be disruptive.

47. Promoter is authorized at all times on reasonable grounds to exclude or disqualify participants without a right of recourse against Promoter.

48. Promoter reserves the right to exclude participants in case of (suspicion of) foul play, fraud, or any (other) breach of the Terms without a right of recourse against Promoter. Organised or collective participation of the Promotion shall be regarded as a breach of the Terms.

49. This Promotion is void where the Promotion is prohibited. It is the responsibility of the participants to ensure their legal eligibility to participate.

50. No rights can be derived from the Promotion or its result.

Applicable law / disputes

51. The decision of Promoter is final and binding. No correspondence will be entered into relating to the result of the Promotion.

52. If any clause of these Terms is found by a competent court or other competent authority to be void or unenforceable, that clause shall be deemed to be deleted and the remaining clauses shall continue in full force and effect.

53. The Terms are governed by and construed in all respects in accordance with the laws of The Netherlands. Any and all disputes arising out of or in connection with the Terms shall in the first instance be submitted to and settled by the competent courts of Amsterdam/The Netherlands, provided that this shall not preclude or prejudice the right of the participant to take any legal proceedings in another court of competent jurisdiction in accordance with applicable mandatory law.

54. Promoter reserves the right at all times to amend the Terms without any liability to the participants or any third party. A revised version of the Terms will be published on the Website.

55. Promoter will execute the Promotion in compliance with applicable law and regulations relating to betting and gambling. Complaints or questions relating to the Terms and the Promotion can be submitted in writing to adidas International Trading B.V., to the attention of the Legal Department, Hoogoorddreef 9a, 1101 BA, Amsterdam Z-O, the Netherlands.