LAN ETS 2023(“the Event”) is an activity organized by LAN ETS, a student club of the École de technologie supérieure (“ÉTS”). Registration for, and access to, the Event is conditional upon the acceptance by the participant (“the Participant”) of the Terms and Conditions of Participation (“the Terms and Conditions”) indicated below. The Terms and Conditions constitute a contract between the participant and ÉTS.
LAN ETS reserves the right to modify the Terms and Conditions and undertakes to make the updated version available on the website of the Event (lanets.ca/terms_and_conditions) as soon as possible. The Participant will be informed of any modifications by email and shall be bound by them. The modifications will come into force at the time of their publication on the website of the Event.
The Participant must double-check his shopping basket prior to placing a purchase order on the website of the Event. No exchange or reimbursement will be possible once a purchase has been made.
All persons under the age of 18 wishing to participate in the Event must obtain prior authorization from a parent or their legal guardian (authorization form attached as Annex A to the Terms and Conditions). This document must be presented to LAN ETS upon arrival in order to gain access to the Event.
Photo ID will be required for identification purposes. The Participant undertakes not to provide false information or to falsify signatures. Failing to honor this undertaking will result in being refused access to the Event. All registrations are subject to a verification by LAN ETS.
The Participant agrees to being photographed or filmed during the Event and authorizes ÉTS, its employees, agents, representatives and subcontractors as well as the sponsors and exhibitors of the Event to show, adapt, modify, translate, use, reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute and display said photos or videos for communication or publicity purposes without any restriction, whether this be in publications, multimedia or video productions, exhibitions, on Internet sites, or any other medium. The Participant will not have the possibility, regardless of the motive, to preclude or stop the use of said photos or videos.
The Participant accepts, without limitation, to respect the rules of conduct described below as well as any tournament rules featured on the website of the Event (lanets.ca/tournaments). Any fault or omission on the part of the Participant in this regard may result in their disqualification from the tournaments and their immediate expulsion from the Event.
Any failure to respect these rules of conduct and any commission of illegal or prohibited acts may lead to the expulsion of the Participant as well as his team from the Event without any possibility of appeal and without any reimbursement whatsoever. Judicial procedures may be instituted with respect to any breach of these rules of conduct without any further notice.
Throughout the entire duration of the Event, the Participant agrees to defend, hold harmless and indemnify ÉTS for any direct or indirect damage or loss, action, recourse, claim, judicial proceedings or any other proceedings brought by any person arising from or in relation to the Participant’s participation in the Event.
In no case will ÉTS be liable in connection with the Participant’s participation in the Event. More specifically, but without any limitation, the Participant recognizes and accepts that ÉTS, its employees, representatives, agents, subcontractors, students and volunteers are in no way responsible for a) the Participant’s personal property, including his hardware and electronic data, b) any hardware or software malfunction which may result in the Participant’s disqualification or loss of ranking in a game or tournament, c) prize attribution.
The Participant agrees to attend the Event at his own risk. ÉTS does not guarantee the presence of any medical personnel at the Event.
LAN ETS reserves the right to change the seating assignment of any player at any time.
LAN ETS reserves the right to add new seating sections at the Event.
No Participant, after having entered the Event, may leave the Event with any IT equipment without previously being checked by LAN ETS. All participants must wear their identification badges at all times. No accompanying person will be admitted to the Event without the proper badge, having previously given his contact details and shown a piece of photo ID to LAN ETS. No accompanying person may remain at the Event longer than is necessary to help the Participant to install himself or to leave the Event.
No form of cheating will be tolerated during the tournaments. The Participant undertakes not to use anything other than the options already contained in a game and not to modify same in order to obtain a competitive advantage. Cheating may take various forms including match fixing.
LAN ETS will carry out sporadic verifications of players’ computers in order to ensure that they comply with tournament rules available on the website of the Event. A player who refuses to have his computer verified will be automatically excluded.
In case of team competitions, the entire team will bear the consequences of the exclusion or cheating of one of its members. It is therefore the responsibility of the team to make sure that the configuration of its members’ computers is appropriate for each tournament.
Any participant found to be cheating or who is excluded may face one or more of the following consequences:
By providing personal information to LAN ETS, the Participant gives his consent for such information be used for technical and statistical analysis. LAN ETS undertakes not to distribute this information to a third party.
ÉTS will not be liable for any unauthorized publication of personal information of the Event participants.
The Participants are obliged to follow the regulations issued by the Government of Quebec and the Public Health. The Participants have an assigned place and must respect it. To date, the regulations to be respected are as follows : Masks are mandatory throughout the venue Proof of vaccination will be required if requested by the Public Health
Please note that the regulations will be updated according to the indications of the Government of Quebec and Public Health.
Any breach of these rules of conduct may result in the expulsion of the Participant without any possibility of appeal or refund.
LAN ETS reserves the right to refuse entry to the Event, or to expel, any participant or object which it deems, at its sole discretion, as being undesirable, and this without any possibility of reimbursement of registration fees or any other costs related to the Event.
All participants are obliged to leave the Event venue once the Event is over.
In case that the Event is annulled or postponed due to a force majeure or any other situation which Lan ETS cannot reasonably overcome, the Participant will not be reimbursed for any costs associated with the Event.
The Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of the province of Quebec, and any dispute arising from them must necessarily be adjudicated in the judicial district of Montreal.
I, (name of parent or legal guardian)_______________________, born on _______________________ (date of birth of parent or legal guardian), resident and domiciled at _______________________ (address), am the parent or legal guardian of _______________________ (name of minor), born on (date of birth of minor)_______________________.
I hereby authorise _______________________ (name of minor) to participate, without any restriction, in the event Lan ETS 2023 (“the Event”) which will take place from 12 to 14 of May 2023. I acknowledge and accept that the tournaments of the Event may include video games that are rated “M” or “Mature”. I understand that this rating means that the content of these video games may not be appropriate for those under the age of 18.
I accept, in the name of _______________________ (name of minor), the Terms and Conditions of Participation at Lan ETS 2023 (« the Terms and Conditions ») published on the website of the Event (https://lanets.ca/terms_and_conditions/) which I have read. I accept to be personally bound by the Terms and Conditions.
I hereby accept full responsibility for any injury, death, loss or damage of any kind that may be caused or experienced by ____________________ (name of minor) at the Event. This includes, among other things, the obligation to:
I understand and accept that ÉTS cannot in any case be held liable in relation to ____________________ (name of minor) participating in the Event.
I hereby renounce my right to bring legal action against ÉTS, its directors, employees, agents, right holders, subcontractors, students or volunteers for any damage which ___________________________ (name of minor) may experience at the Event.
I understand and accept that this Authorisation is governed by the laws of the province of Quebec, and that any dispute arising from it must necessarily be adjudicated in the judicial district of Montreal.
Signed in Montreal on ____________________ (Date)
By: ________________________________ (Signature of parent)