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OFFICIAL RULES

Sponsored by West Realm Shires Services, Inc. d/b/a FTX U.S. (“Sponsor”).

NO ENTRY FEE. NO PURCHASE OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

The NFT Giveaway by Matt (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on May 19th, 2022 at 4:00pm EST and ends on May 31st, 2022 at 5:00pm EST (the “Promotion Period”).

  1.   Agreement to Official Rules. By entering or participating in the Sweepstakes, you accept and agree to be bound by these “Official Rules.”

  2.   Eligibility. The Sweepstakes is open to individuals (excluding residents of New York and Florida), eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry.  Employees of Sponsor and its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, fulfillment or other coordinating agencies, individuals providing services to Sponsor through an outsourcer or temporary employment agency during the Promotion Period, and their respective immediate family members and persons living in the same household, are also not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes.

  3.   How to Enter. You may enter the Sweepstakes in the following ways:

(a)   Via Trading. a)  During the Promotion Period, create a FTX US account, use Matt Crypto’s referral link or referral code (if you have not already) and complete KYC Tier 2 verification (if you have not been previously verified), and do one of the following: (i) Trade at least one (1) Qualifying NFT via FTX’s NFT marketplace at FTX.US/NFTS. “Trade” as defined herein means purchasing or selling a NFT on the NFT marketplace using your FTX account. A “Qualifying NFT” means a NFT valued at least $25 USD or more; (ii) Trade at least Twenty-Five Dollars ($25) worth of cryptocurrencies.  Trade” as defined herein means purchasing or selling cryptocurrencies using your FTX US account excluding stablecoin pairs.

To participate via this method of entry, if you don’t already have a FTX account, you will need to create a FTX US account and complete KYC Tier 2 verification by either visiting the website located at www.ftx.us or downloading the FTX mobile app (“FTX App”) available on iOS, Android and/or the web, signing up for a new account, and signing up for trading subject to the required verification process.

To set up a FTX US account, you must provide the required information as instructed within the FTX App or online at www.ftx.us, enable trading, and complete the required verification process.  By downloading and/or using the FTX App, you agree to the respective terms of use and privacy policy located at https://help.ftx.us/hc/en-us/articles/360043578593-Privacy-Policy.  If you do not agree to such terms of use and privacy policy, you cannot create a respective account, and will be ineligible to receive a prize.

(b)   Entry by Mail: To enter by mail without obligation, hand write on the front of a 3x5 card your name, address, city, state, zip, e-mail address, telephone number and date of birth. Insert single card in an envelope and mail with sufficient postage to: “Attention NFT Promotion, West Realm Shires Services, Inc., 2000 Center Street, Ste 400, Berkeley, CA 94704.” Mail-in entries must be postmarked and received by May 29. You will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes for each mail-in entry received as stated above.  Proof of mailing does not constitute proof of delivery.  A winner that entered via mail will be required to create a new FTX account and agree to the respective terms of use and privacy notice, to receive their prize.  If you do not create a new FTX account and agree to such terms of use and privacy notice within the timeframe indicated by Sponsor, you will be ineligible to receive a prize.

Only one (1) entry per person, household and/or email address is permitted, regardless of method of entry. Entrants submitting multiple entries or violating any of these Official Rules will be disqualified. Proof of submission of an entry does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt.

Note: To claim a prize in this Sweepstakes, the potential winner will be required to create a FTX US account.  Creating an account and enabling trading will require the collection of personal information for identity verification purposes.   Potential winners that do not create an account and enable trading on their FTX account and/or if their FTX account is not approved by Sponsor via the verification process will be disqualified. ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING.  AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL THAT ENTRANTS’S ELIGIBILITY AND COMPLIANCE WITH ALL REQUIREMENTS TO CLAIM A PRIZE HAVE BEEN VERIFIED AND FULFILLED, AND THE ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. 

  1.   Prize Drawing: All Sweepstakes entries meeting the requirements of these Official Rules will be entered into the prize drawing, to be held on or around May 31, 2022.  The drawing will be conducted either by independent persons or a computer program that randomly chooses the winner, from all eligible entries received and the random selection is final and binding.  Sponsor’s clock will be the official clock for the Promotion Period. The order in which potential winners are selected via the random drawing will determine their place and the prize amount to be awarded as set forth in Section 5 (Prizes and Odds), e.g. the first entry drawn will be the “grand prize” winner and so on.

  2.   Prizes and Odds: The prize to be awarded from the Sweepstakes is as follows (each, a “Prize”):

(a)   [One first place winner] [1] 1 Deadfellaz Approx 1.2 ETH

(b)   [One second place winner] [1] 1 Tasty Bones XYZ. Approx .175 eth

The odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible Entries received. No cash or other substitution of prizes is permitted, except at the sole option of Sponsor for a prize of equal or greater value. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prizes. Winners are solely responsible for any and all federal, state, provincial and local taxes, if any, that apply to prizes.  

Total value of all prizes to be awarded: $2,750 (U.S.). 

The odds of winning a prize depends on the total number of eligible entries received. All prizes are non-transferable and no cash or other substitution of prizes is permitted, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor for a prize of equal or greater value. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prizes. Winners are solely responsible for any and all federal, state, provincial and local taxes, if any, that apply to prizes. You agree to provide Sponsor with any additional information and complete any required tax or other forms relating to your receipt of a prize.

DISCLOSURE: THE VALUE OF CRYPTOCURRENCY, DIGITAL ASSETS, AND NONFUNGIBLE TOKENS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. THERE CAN BE A SUBSTANTIAL RISK THAT IT COULD LOSE VALUE (POSSIBLY ALL VALUE) AS A RESULT OF BUYING, SELLING, OR HOLDING CRYPTOCURRENCY, DIGITAL ASSETS, OR NONFUNGIBLE TOKENS.

THE VALUE OF ANY NFT IS SUBJECTIVE AND THEREFORE CAN BE VOLATILE. NFTS AND SIMILAR ASSETS ARE COLLECTIBLES AND HAVE NO INHERENT OR INTRINSIC VALUE. SPONSOR DOES NOT AND CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT ANY NFT WON WILL RETAIN ITS ORIGINAL VALUE. WINNER AGREES TO ASSUME ALL RISK ASSOCIATED WITH THE USE AND VALUE OF THE NFT.

  1.   Notification of Winners. The potential winner will be notified by email and will be required to respond to such email within 48 hours of date/time email was sent by Sponsor. The potential winner must also sign and return any required affidavit of eligibility and publicity/liability release within five (5) days of notification. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for undeliverable emails (e.g., resulting from any form of active or passive filtering by an email client or for insufficient space in an email account to receive an email).  If a selected potential winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to respond to the email in the time allotted and/or where applicable an affidavit of eligibility and publicity/liability release is not timely received, is incomplete or modified, their prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected from remaining valid, eligible entries. Potential winners that entered the Sweepstakes by mail that do not create a new FTX account timely (if they do not already have a FTX account) will forfeit the prize.  Winners must have an active FTX account at the time of awarding the prize. Prizes will be fulfilled within approximately six (6) to eight (8) weeks of winner verification.  Upon prize forfeiture or inability to use a prize or portion thereof, no compensation will be given, and Sponsor will have no further obligation to that entrant. In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account specified in the entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Winner acknowledges and agrees that a Prize which constitutes a non-fungible token may be subject to additional terms and conditions, including without limitation any purchase and license agreement, available online at: http://ftx.us/.

  2.   Disclaimers and Limitations on Liability.

(a)        Sponsor is not responsible for (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, postage-due, incomplete, illegible, garbled, misdirected or undeliverable entries, responses, or other correspondence, whether by email or postal mail or otherwise; (ii) theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials; or (iii) phone, electrical, network, computer, hardware, software program or transmission malfunctions, failures or difficulties or any technical hardware or software failures of any kind, which may limit a person’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes.

(b)        IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING LOSS OF USE, DATA, BUSINESS OR PROFITS) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, WHETHER SUCH LIABILITY ARISES FROM ANY CLAIM BASED UPON CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, AND WHETHER OR NOT SPONSOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

  1.    Indemnification. You agree to release, indemnify, defend and hold Sponsor and its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees, sponsors and agents, including advertising and promotion agencies, and assigns, and any other organizations related to the Sweepstakes, harmless, from any and all claims, injuries, damages, expenses or losses to person or property and/or liabilities of any nature that in any way arise from participation in this Sweepstakes or acceptance or use of a prize or parts thereof, including, without limitation, (i) any condition caused by events beyond Sponsor’s control that may cause the Sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted; (ii) the prize, or acceptance, possession, or use of the prize, or from participation in the Sweepstakes; and (iii) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes.

  2.   Publicity. Except where prohibited, by participating in the Sweepstakes, you consent to the use of your name, photo and/or likeness, biographical information, entry and statements attributed to you (if true) for advertising and promotional purposes, including without limitation, inclusion in Sponsor’s and its affiliates’ newsletters, homepages located at https://www.ftx.us and those of our partners and our social media channels (including https://instagram.com/ftx_app/, https://www.instagram.com/ftx_official/, https://www.instagram.com/ftx_us/, https://twitter.com/ftx_official, https://twitter.com/FTX_Helpdesk, https://twitter.com/ftx_app/), without additional compensation.

  3. Additional Conditions. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, if in Sponsor’s opinion (a) the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned by reason of the occurrence of any event beyond its control including, but not limited to, fire, flood, epidemic, pandemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, communications,  equipment failure, utility or service interruptions, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared), interference with the Sweepstakes by any party, or any federal, state, local or provincial government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control, or (b) any other factors beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, in all instances without liability to the entrants. Sponsor also reserves the right to disqualify any entrant or winner, as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion. 

  4. Governing Law and Choice of Forum. These Official Rules are governed by the law of the State of California, without reference to rules governing choice of laws. Any action, suit or case arising out of, or in connection with, this Sweepstakes or these Official Rules must be brought in either the federal courts located in the Northern district of California or the state courts located in Santa Clara County, California.

  5. Personal Information. Sponsor may collect personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policies and as may be more specifically set forth in these Official Rules. Please review these Official Rules and Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, which can respectively be found at https://help.ftx.us/hc/en-us/articles/360043578593-Privacy-Policy.

  6. Third Party Platforms. If this Sweepstakes is hosted, administered, or operated on a third party platform, including without limitation a social media platform (e.g., Facebook, Instagram or Twitter) (“Third Party Platform”), then by participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants hereby release and agree to comply with all rules and policies set forth by such Third Party Platform and to hold harmless such Third Party Platform from any and all liability, loss or damages arising from or in connection with the awarding, receipt, and/or use or misuse of prizes or participation in any prize related activities. This Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, any Third Party Platform.

  7. Winners List. For the names of all prize winners, send an email message to promotions@ftx.us with “Winners - “NFT Giveaway by Matt”” as the email subject and Winners - “NFT Giveaway by Matt” specified in the body of the email. Requests must be received within four (4) weeks of the end of the Promotion Period.  The winners list will be available after all winners have been verified.

  8. Sponsor: West Realm Shires Services, Inc. d/b/a FTX U.S.

  1. Contact. If you have any questions relating to this Sweepstakes, you may contact Sponsor via email at: promotions@ftx.us.

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