Contest Rules

  1. Winner Selection: Winners will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries Winners will be selected by DCL (Pvt.) Ltd.(henceforth referred to as the "DCL") whose decisions are final.

  2. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winners will be notified via phone, e-mail, or postal mail, at DCL's discretion. In the event the Winner doesn’t respond to DCL’s notification or does not accept the prize within five (5) business days of notification, the prize will be deemed forfeited and an alternate Winner will be selected. In the event DCL attempts to award the Prize to multiple entrants and all entrants either fail to respond as stated above, decline the prize, and/or fail to provide a signed Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and where legally permissible, a Publicity Release, as specified in these Official Rules, then DCL, in its sole discretion, shall have the right to terminate the promotion/contest.

  3. ENTRIES: Limit one (1) entry per person for each contest/promotion (henceforth referred to as the "Promo") unless otherwise specified. Multiple entries from the same person will be disqualified unless otherwise specified. Entries become the property of DCL and will not be returned. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. DCL is not responsible for late, incomplete, or inaccurate entries. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online entrant, the prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the e-mail address. The "authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person to whom the e-mail address is assigned by an Internet service provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

  4. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of theDemocratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka who are 21 years or older at time of entry. Void in any districts where prohibited by law. Employees of DCL (and members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same household of each such employee), its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers (and members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same household of each such employee) are not eligible.

  5. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Entrants must have a valid e-mail address, and it is entrant's responsibility to update DCL of any change in e-mail address. Expenses not specifically included in prize description and all taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Each prize is awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, outside of manufacturer's limited warranty. No transfer, assignment, or substitution of a prize permitted, except DCL reserves the right to substitute for prize an item of equal or greater value in the event an advertised prize is unavailable. All provincial and local laws and regulations apply. The Winner is required to comply with any and all applicable provincial and local laws, rules and regulations. All local taxes, and any other costs not specifically provided for in these Official Rules are solely the Winner’s responsibility. DCL shall have no responsibility or obligation to the Winner or potential Winner who are unable or unavailable to accept or utilize Prizes as described herein. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of DCL, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Promo. Winners may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and, where legally permissible, a Publicity Release within 7 days following the date of first attempted notification. Failure to comply with this deadline may result in forfeiture of the prize and selection of an alternate winner. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Winner hereby further agrees that he/she will sign any documents necessary to transfer copyright of the entry to DCL within 7 days following the date of first attempted notification. By entering, Entrant grants permission for DCL, and any of its affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, the independent judging organization and prize suppliers to use the entrant’s submission (including an altered form of the entry) for editorial, advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. If images are being submitted to DCL as a requirement for entry, Entrants agree that they have all rights to use the images submitted and to allow DCL, any of its affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promo agencies, the independent judging organization and prize suppliers to reuse any of the images, without any liability, for editorial, advertising and promotional purposes. Additionally, acceptance of the prize by Winner constitutes permission for DCL and any affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promo agencies, the independent judging organization and prize suppliers to use Winner’s name and/or likeness and biographical material for editorial, advertising and promoal purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. By accepting prize, winner agrees to hold DCL, its advertising and promo agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representative agents, successors, assigns, officers, directors, and employees harmless for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in the Promo or acceptance or use of the prize. DCL is not responsible for any printing, typographical, mechanical, or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Promo, or in the announcement of the prize.

  6. INTERNET: DCL is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware, or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by DCL or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promo, DCL reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Promo. DCL reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. DCL further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. DCL may prohibit an entrant from participating in a Promo if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promo by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices or intending to abuse, threaten, or harass other entrants. Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promo is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, DCL reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.
  7. DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promo or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, by a third party lawyer; (2) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential, or other damages, including without limitation lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"); and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. New York State law, without reference to New York's choice of law rules, governs the Promo and all aspects related thereto. (5) Any use of social media to negatively influence the media or bring harm to the reputation of DCL shall be deemed to be actions that negate any claims against DCL.