KYOCERA Service Award Competition 2017 - Rules and Regulations
This KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe ("KDE") Service Award Competition ("Competition") will be held in the following countries:
KDAT, KDBE, KDCH, KDDE, KDES, KDFI, KDFR, KDIT, KDNL, KDNR, KDRU, KDTR, KDUK, KDZA, KD America, KD Australia and KD Asia.


ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS
Eligible Applicants are technicians from a KDE and/or KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V Sales Company ("KDEU-SC") contract partner, who have completed Basic Training or Additional Training within the last two years (2014-2016).

Those excluded include KDE/KDEU-SC employees, Dealer Managers (those employees with technical skills who no longer work as a technician), Trainers or participants on the Train-The-Trainer Programme.
All European finalists from the past three years are also excluded.



REGISTRATION
Prior to entering the Competition, Eligible Applicants must have registered online. Registration is valid only when the Eligible Applicant has read and confirmed full acceptance of these Rules.

Registration must include complete personal information from Eligible Applicants (first name, last name, address, city, email address, phone number). Incomplete registration data will result in exclusion from the Competition.


HOW TO TAKE PART?
Stage 1: This is an online questionnaire which will be conducted by the KDEU-SC in the Contestant's respective country during the period: 1st Feb – 30th April 2017.

The top scoring Contestants (the number to be determined by each KDEU-SC) will be permitted to proceed to Stage 2 of the Competition. Notification of success will be confirmed by email.

Scoring for this multiple choice test is as follows:

Contestants with the highest scores will enter the group of highest scoring Contestants. Should Contestants have the same score, one will be selected to go through to the next stage by a draw.

The winners of the first stage will be informed by email by the KDEU-SC in the Contestant's respective country.

Stage 2: The successful Contestants from Stage 1 will take part in a country wide Competition by the respective KDEU-SC. During this stage of the Competition, Contestants will participate in theoretical and practical tests. The practical tests will be observed and graded by an auditor.
The final result of the theory and practical test will be determined by a jury.


PRIZES
Stage 1: Online Competition
The prizes for the 1st Stage of the Competition will be offered by the KDEU-SC in the Contestant's respective country.

Stage 2: Country Competition
The prizes for the 2nd Stage of the Competition will be offered by the KDEU-SC in the Contestant's respective country.

Prizes cannot be converted into cash nor can they be transferred to any other person.


PRIVACY
Personal data will be used for the purpose of this event only. All personal data will be handled according to data protection regulations and procedures in place in the KDEU-SC respective country.


IMPORTANT
Each Contestant may only register once.

KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V reserves the right to withdraw the Competition at the end of any stage of the Competition without reason.


LIABILITY
KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V is liable for all damage as a result of its deliberate or gross negligence.

Regarding non-executive employees, KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V's liability is limited to foreseeable and typical damage of property and assets.

On slight negligence KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V liability is limited to foreseeable and typical damage of property and assets pertaining to fundamental breach of duty.

The liability limitations shall not apply in the event of injury to life, body or health.


BREACH OF RULES
Contestants will immediately be excluded from the Competition for:
In cases where prizes have already been awarded these will be claimed back from the Contestant.


FINAL CLAUSE
If any part of the Rules becomes invalid or infeasible, the remainder will not be affected. In such cases, all parties are obliged to act together to replace the invalid or infeasible section by a valid or feasible replacement, which should resemble as closely as possible the purpose and intention of the original section.

No recourse is available, legal or otherwise.

These Rules are exclusively subject to Belgium law.