Boring Legal Stuff
Participation in the Trivia LA Championship is limited solely to US residents aged 18 or older at the time the Trivia LA Championship commences. Trivia LA reserves the right to deny or rescind admittance to the Trivia LA Championship to any person(s) for any reason.
Employees and independent contractors of Trivia LA that have contributed to the planning, execution, and/or performance of the Trivia LA Championship are ineligible to play or be a part of any team in and/or during the Trivia LA Championship. To clarify, this applies to anyone who furnishes questions and answers to be used during the Trivia LA Championship, but not necesarrily substitute Game Hosts or other associates of Trivia LA.
All decisions regarding playoff rankings and/or how teams of participants are ranked are within Trivia LA’s sole discretion.
By attending the Trivia LA Championship event, participating in the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, and/or by attending the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, participants and/or attendees (hereinafter “participant(s)” and/or “attendee(s)”) of the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP agree to be bound to the foregoing and following rules, as well as the terms and conditions set forth below and above, and acknowledge and agree that same are legally enforceable against them, to the extent permitted by law.
Please be further advised that Trivia LA may record the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP with still-image and/or audio/video cameras, before, during, and after the event. By attending the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, participants’ and/or attendees’ likenesses, names, voices, signatures, photographs, and/or any other identifying features, may be captured on a still image or audio/video recording devices. By attending the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, participants and/or attendees consent to the use of their likenesses by Trivia LA as recorded at the event, and waive all rights and claims under California Civil Code Section 3344 et seq., and/or all similar rights and claims.
Trivia LA reserves all rights to make modifications to and/or change the format and/or manner in which it conducts its contests, including, but not limited to, the manner in which it intends to conduct and ultimately conducts the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, before and/or during the event. Trivia LA further reserves the right to change any TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP rules, at any time, at its sole discretion.
The TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP shall be conducted under time constraints, and, therefore, time will be of the essence during the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP. Trivia LA reserves the right to make all final decisions regarding the meaning of any and all quiz questions, answers, and/or rules, the accuracy of any and all answers, and/or the allocation and withdrawal of points. Any and all scoring decisions made by Trivia LA during the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP are in Trivia LA’s sole discretion, final and non-negotiable.
Further, Trivia LA reserves the right to make all final decisions regarding the timeliness of any team of participants’ use of projected timers, or any other equipment, including in, but not limited to, instances of equipment failure.
All prizes to be awarded at the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, including each participant’s share of any prize money, are subject to verification. By participating in and/or attending the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, participants and/or attendees agree to provide Trivia LA consent to verify all of their relevant internet and telephone access service records to determine that such devices were not used in violation of the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP rules. Any failure to cooperate with Trivia LA, by any non-compliant party, during any attempt by Trivia LA to verify that the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP rules were respected during the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP shall be automatic grounds for forfeiture of any TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP prize.
Winning team prizes will be awarded on a pro rata basis and divided evenly amongst team participants based upon the number of team participants registered to the team upon commencement of the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, whom are present at the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, whom participate in the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP, and whom comply with all TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP rules.
Any local, state or federal tax obligations incurred by a TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP participant as a result of having been awarded a prize by Trivia LA are the sole responsibility of the participant.
Further, participants awarded prizes agree to provide any and all information necessary for Trivia LA to provide to local, state, or federal tax regulatory agencies and to comply with local, state, or federal tax laws, including, but not limited to, completed I-9 taxpayer identification forms prior to the awarding of any prize.
Trivia LA expressly reserves the right to eject any participant and/or attendee for any reason, including, but not limited to, cheating or violating the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP rules. Any participant and/or attendee ejected from the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP forfeits any payment made to Trivia LA to participate and/or attend the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP and/or any TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP award.
Other than the use of consumer-grade, non-professional grade, non-cellphone, still-image cameras, any use of picture, audio and/or video recording equipment by any person not having the express written permission of Trivia LA during the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP and/or within the venue wherein the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP is to take place is prohibited.
All participants in and/or attendees of the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP assume all risks therein. Alcoholic beverages will be available during the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP. Participants and/or attendees agree that they will not over-consume alcohol, or in any way engage in conduct which might endanger themselves or other participants and/or attendees. Participants and/or attendees are solely responsible for abiding by all local, state and federal laws regarding the purchase and consumption of alcoholic beverages. Participants and/or attendees agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Trivia LA, its employees, contractors, partners and sponsors, including, but not limited to the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP venue operator’s employees, contractors, partners and sponsors for any claims (including those of third parties) in any way arising out of their participation in or presence at the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP or breach of these terms and conditions and/or event rules.
The enforcement and interpretation of all TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP rules, terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of the State of California. Further, the exclusive venue for any action, demand, claim or counterclaim arising out of or related to the TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP will be in the state or federal courts located in the State of California and County of Los Angeles, and that such courts will have personal jurisdiction over all TRIVIA LA CHAMPIONSHIP participants and/or attendees.
Trivia LA reserves all rights to and may change all of the foregoing, without notice, at any time. A complete copy of the current rules, terms and conditions will be made available upon written request to: PlayTriviaLA@gmail.com