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The Nissan Middle East (Nissan) “70th Anniversary of Patrol” Competition

Terms and Conditions 


INSTRUCTIONS: 


Terms and Conditions: Nissan “70th Anniversary of Patrol’ Competition



  • Participants will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions and agreed to be bound by them when entering the Nissan “70th Anniversary of Patrol” Competition.

  • Nissan has appointed Arab GT to administer and run the competition. 

  • This competition is held on the Nissan site and users from Dubai, Abu Dhabi and KSA are required to submit the requested details outlined on the competition site, along with their favorite Patrol story and image/s. One winner in each market (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and KSA) will be awarded a new Nissan Patrol during November 2021 following a public online vote.

  • By taking part in the “70th Anniversary of Patrol” Competition by Nissan, participants give their permission for their details shared to be used by Nissan without further compensation for any purposes including promotional purposes for an unlimited period of time. The participant understands and agrees that Nissan and/or Arab GT may publish entries on (including but not limited to) their website, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. They also agree to other possible promotional use in media of Nissan’s choosing without any payment or need to acknowledge the entrant as the author.

  • By participating in this Competition, the participant hereby unconditionally authorizes, grants, assigns and transfers the exclusive, worldwide, perpetual and irrevocable rights (material, moral, copyright), title and interests and other proprietary rights of all and any nature whatsoever in the shared information to Nissan, and/or its subsidiaries and affiliated companies and NSCs for use in any way or form on its own channels or its respective dealerships’.

  • By participating in this Competition, the participant hereby agrees that his/her uploaded/updated content shared for the entry on the Competition microsite/site may be shared on own/other social media platforms on personal and business accounts that includes but are not limited to “Pages, feeds, groups, blogs”.

  • By virtue of this transfer/assignment of rights, Nissan shall have the full right and authority, including without limitation to:

    • Nissan will be entitled at its sole discretion and subject to any applicable law, to cancel, terminate, adjust, extend or suspend the Competition or to modify these Terms and Conditions at any time. 

    • Nissan shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any death or personal injury suffered or sustained as a consequence of participation in the Competition, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.

  • If for any reason this Competition is not capable of being carried on as planned, due to without limitation infection by any computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure, act of God, war (whether or not declared), political coup or insurrection, rebellion, labor dispute, fire, epidemic, storm, flood, typhoon, explosion, legal enactment, government directive, order or regulation, any law or regulation having force of law or any other reason or cause beyond the control of Nissan, which corrupts or affects the administration security, fairness or integrity or proper conduct of this Competition, Nissan, to the fullest extent permitted by law, reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Competition and to disqualify any Participant who tampers with the Competition process.

 

  • The content on the “70th Anniversary of Patrol” Competition website is provided “as is”. Nissan makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Nissan does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

 

  • In no event shall Nissan or its dealerships or suppliers/affiliates/NSCs be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the content on this website. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

 

  • Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we, Nissan, have developed this policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy:

    • Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.

  • We will collect and use individual/Participant personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.

  • We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.

  • We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.

  • Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.

  • We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

  • We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.

  • We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.


Further Terms & Conditions


Who may enter


  1. The 70th Anniversary of Patrol (“Competition”) is open to residents participants in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and KSA aged above 18 years old and have a valid [Relevant GCC Market] driver’s license.



  1. Employees (or family members of employees), of any group company of Nissan, companies associated with this Competition and all affiliates of such companies may not enter the Competition. 




  1. Further Terms & Conditions:

  1. Participants from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and KSA can join the “70th Anniversary of Patrol” Competition. 

  2. Participants are required to share the requested information on the competition site made available by Nissan.

  3. Any Participant who does not provide the requested information (name and details, Nissan Patrol story, Nissan Patrol images, and other details), as asked/requested, will be automatically disqualified.

  4. Participants who miss submitting their entry/participation will not be able to join/participate after the announced participation period.

  5. All Participants who have a Patrol (of any model/generation) and image/s can enter the competition and participate as long as the Participant Nissan Patrol qualifies as per the Technical Validation Criteria outlined in clause (k).

  6. Participants with older Nissan Patrol (Model year older than 2009) are also permitted to participate.

  7. Participants who has majorly customized Nissan Patrols, including but not limited to, non-Nissan engine, will be disqualified.

  8. Participants who do not engage/answer to Nissan’s (and/or any of its affiliates, dealerships, suppliers, NSCs etc.) requests/communication for information validation prior to nominations for Patrol check-up/validation will be disqualified.

  9. Post participation, and prior to final winner voting, judge panel consisting of Nissan Middle East, Arab GT, Al Masaood Automobiles (Nissan distributor in Abu Dhabi), Arabian Automobiles (Nissan distributor in Dubai and Northern Emirates), Nissan in Saudi Arabia, and Petromin (Nissan distributor in KSA) will collectively nominate the best Nissan Patrol stories AND Patrol cars to be validated by Nissan workshops in the outlined countries/cities/areas mentioned in clause (j). 

  10. Participating Nissan service workshops that will validate the nominated Nissan Patrols as finalists are specified below:

    1. In Abu Dhabi, participating workshops are in: Abu Dhabi and Al Ain

    2. In Dubai, participating workshops are in: Deira, Sheikh Zayed Road, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaymah, and Fujairah

    3. In KSA, participating workshops are in: Riyadh, Jeddah, Damam

  11. (Technical validation criteria) - Nissan service workshops that will validate the nominated Nissan Patrols prior to opening-up voting for winners have the below criteria to be checked:

    1. Engine and gear available is Nissan original 

    2. Exterior and interior of the Nissan Patrol being validated is in good to excellent condition

  12. Any Patrol car that doesn’t qualify as per the Technical Validation Criteria will be disqualified.

  13. Post Nissan Patrol car validation by the participating Nissan workshops, only THREE participants/participations will be chosen from each market (Dubai, Abu Dhabi and KSA) as finalists for public winner voting.

  14. Winner choice will be in the hands of public members solely. Neither Nissan nor any of its affiliates/dealerships/suppliers/NSCs guarantee/or will be involved in the final winner choice.

  15. The winner may be required to provide proof of age and identity and any documentation as reasonably required to validate their eligibility to claim the prize.

  16. Should a winner need to travel by plane to attend his/her winner announcement ceremony, Nissan reserves the right to share further details on coordination, expenses and requirements in due course, at any time.

  17. Winner announcement will be made by Nissan in November 2021 or at the time of announcement that gets publicised to participants.

  18. Location of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and KSA winners announcement will take place in the UAE (subject to border openings between Dubai and KSA)

  19. Should Dubai and KSA borders remain closed by winner announcement time, KSA winner will receive his/her prize in KSA. 

  20. The winner will be expected to comply with any third-party terms and conditions that form part of the prize. Failure to comply with these terms may result in the winner being asked to forfeit the prize at their own cost.

  21. Travel to and from any relevant clinic for vaccinations/PCR tests prior to departure are not included and will not be covered by Nissan (should there be travel plans planned as part of the winner announcement, as per clause (p). 

  22. The winner will be required to sign a legal waiver, confidentiality undertaking, assignment of rights and disclaimer of liability as a condition of accepting and partaking in the prize.

  23. All three winners will be responsible of any expense or cost related to attaining their individual prizes.

  24. In the case of flying a winner, any costs or expenses not expressly included in the prize pursuant to these Terms and Conditions including without limitation, excess baggage, car parking charges, additional excursions and attractions will be the sole responsibility of the winner.


  1. Unfortunately, the prize will be forfeited if: 

  1. The winner is unable to take the prize during the dates specified and communicated by Nissan, Arab GT and/or any of Nissan’s affiliates/dealerships/suppliers/NSCs etc.

  2. The winner has any medical, legal or any other reason that would prevent you from accepting and participating in the prize.

  1. Participant engagement with Nissan, Arab GT, and/or any of Nissan’s affiliates/dealerships/suppliers/NSCs etc:

  • Participants taking part in the “70th Anniversary of Patrol” Competition agree to cooperate in full with the video production of the final video, and any other content or video that will be developed as part of the competition.

  • The production will be directed and produced by Arab GT and/or any of Nissan’s affiliates/dealerships/suppliers/NSCs etc, and will include the shortlisted applicant in appearance (Image & Voice), participation and the use of their owned Patrol (& Registered with the local Road authority). 

  • Participants of the “70th Anniversary of Patrol” Competition agree for Nissan and/or any of Nissan’s affiliates/dealerships/suppliers/NSCs etc to use all footage taken of them, their Nissan Patrol, story or other, along with all material recorded on the production days or information shared on the Competition site, to be used on any media channel/platform that Nissan deems suitable.

  • Nissan will retain the full rights to the footage for the duration of the competition and post the competition. 

  • Nissan retains the right to dismiss any person’s inappropriate behavior as they deem fit for the competition

  • Any dismissal by Nissan immediately forfeits any prize that would have otherwise been received by the dismissed Participant. 

  • The competition is listed in specific countries Only (UAE and KSA)



Promotional Period


  1. Participate between 15 August 2021 until 15 September* (the “Participation Period”). 

  2. *Nissan retains the right to extend duration of the Participation Period as it sees suitable for the competition.


How to enter


  1. Participants will share the requested information on the competition website, including but not limited to: name and details, Nissan Patrol story, Nissan Patrol image/s, and other information required.

  2. When participating and voting, users might be required to create a sign-in account for participation or voting.



Winner selection and notification



  1. One winner per market (Abu Dhabi, Dubai and KSA) will be chosen through public voting open for public members by the closing date announced – total of THREE winners from all three markets.


  1. Entries will be rejected if they: contain defamatory, malicious, indecent or other inappropriate content; do not include the required image/s of the participating Nissan Patrol; do not go by the Patrol story requirement; do not include the required information requested; participate using Nissan Patrol names, likenesses, photographs, or similar of any individual without their express permission; have not been uploaded specifically for the promotion; refer to any brand other than the Nissan; or represent a danger to health and safety of entrant or anyone else.



  1. The winner will be notified by email / phone within around 7 working days of the end of the competition. 



  1. The winner will be required to respond to confirm eligibility plus acceptance of the prize within 48 hours of initial contact. In the event the winner does not respond to communications within 48 hours from initial contact, Nissan reserves the right to disqualify that winner and allocate the prize to an alternative winner selected in the same manner. Any reserve winner may have a shorter timeframe (24 hours) in which to respond to communications. 


The Prize


The prize consists of a new model of Nissan Patrol to be given to each selected winner (as per clause 10):

  • The prizes are non-transferable and may not be redeemed in  cash 

  • Nissan retains the right to dismiss any person if he provides any false personal information when participating or during the overall competition duration.

  • The registration of the Prize cars must be under the same name of the winner. 



  1. Where applicable, third party terms and conditions may apply to parts of the prize.



  1. Details of prize winners’ names and region / country may be published in any manner by Nissan and/or Arab GT and/or any of Nissan’s affiliates/ dealerships/suppliers/NSCs after the closure of this Competition. 


  1. Nissan reserves the right to substitute the prize (or any part of the prize) for a prize or prizes of equivalent or greater monetary value if this is necessary for reasons beyond its reasonable control.  There is no cash alternative to the prize (or any part of the prize) and unless Nissan agrees otherwise in writing, the prize is non-refundable and non-transferable. 



Liability


  1. Nothing in these terms and conditions limits or excludes Nissan’s (or any third party’s liability) for (i) death or personal injury arising from gross negligence, or (ii) fraud. 


  1. Except as set out in clause 16 above, as is permitted by law, Nissan and its associated companies, NSCs, and agents etc. exclude responsibility and all liabilities arising from: 

a) any postponement or cancellation of the Promotion, and

b) any changes to, supply of (including, without limitation, prizes which do not reach the intended recipient), or use of the prize, and

c) any act or default of any third party supplier, which are beyond the Nissan’s reasonable control. 



  1. Except as set out in above, Nissan does not accept responsibility for network, computer, hardware or software failures of any kind, which may affect the sending, receipt or processing of your participation. Entries must not be made through agents or third parties. Incomplete entries will be disqualified and will not be counted. 



  1. Nissan decision is final and binding in all respects on all participations. No correspondence will be entered into. Entries that do not comply in full with these terms and conditions will be disqualified. 



  1. Nissan reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions at any time. 



Exclusions


  1. All entries/participations must be made directly by the person entering the competition. 

  2. Bulk entries made from trade, consumer groups or third parties will not be accepted. 

  3. Incomplete or illegible entries, by or via third parties or syndicates, entries by macros or other automated means (including systems which can be programmed to enter), and entries which do not satisfy the requirements of these terms and conditions in full will be disqualified and will not be counted. If it becomes apparent that a participant is using a computer(s) to circumvent this condition by for example, the use of ‘script’, ‘brute force’, masking their identity by manipulating IP addresses, or random guessing codes or any other automated means in order to increase that participant’s entries into the promotion in a way that is not consistent with the spirit of the promotion, that person’s entries will be disqualified and any reward will be void.



  1. Nissan accepts no responsibility for late, incomplete, incorrectly submitted, corrupted or misdirected entries, claims or correspondence whether due to error, omission, alteration, tampering, deletion, theft, destruction, transmission interruption, communications failure or otherwise.


  1. Any entries/particpations that are deemed not to comply with these conditions of entry will be discarded.



Intellectual Property


  1. By entering the promotion, participants give their permission for their entries/participation and names to be used by Nissan without further compensation for any purposes including promotional purposes for an unlimited period of time. Copyrights will remain with Nissan. The Participant understands and agrees to Nissan publishing these entries or parts of them on but not limited to their website, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. They also agree to other possible promotional use in media of Nissan choosing without any payment or need to acknowledge the entrant as the author.



Personal Details


  1. Nissan will use each winner’s, and each participant’s, personal details for the purpose of administering this Competition.  Please see our Privacy Policy (https://en.nissan-dubai.com/privacy.html) for further details. 



  1. If you have opted in, Nissan may also use the details you give us to contact you for marketing purposes by post, email and/or SMS. 



  1. The winner agrees to allow Nissan to use their name, likeness and participation for advertising and publicity purposes without additional remuneration. 



Governing Law


  1. This Competition, and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with (including the Prize), shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Any dispute, controversy or claim arises out of, or in relation to this Promotion, including the validity, invalidity, breach or termination thereof shall be referred to and finally resolved by arbitration under the Arbitration Rules of the DIFC – LCIA Arbitration Centre, which rules are deemed to be incorporated by reference to this clause. The number of arbitrators shall be three (3). The seat or legal place of arbitration shall be DIFC, Dubai, UAE. The language to be used in the arbitral proceedings shall be English.