Sony FB contest in Singapore (SINGING CONCERT) T&C

Terms and Conditions for “#SONYFB Contest”


The  following  terms  and  conditions  (“T&Cs”/  “Terms  and  Conditions”)  shall  be  applicable  to  MSM  Asia Limited  (“MSM”) owned television channel ‘SET’ (“Channel”) activity conducted by MSM on the SET microsite and social networking website named Facebook” (“Activity”) relating to promotion of one of Event titled Sony FB Contest which shall function in a manner as specified in Specific T&C’s at end of this T&C and the contest shall be termed as follows:


“#SONY FB” Contest on Setavpac.



The T&Cs shall be in two parts (a) Specific T&Cs for each Contest and Basic T&Cs for the Contest.



“Basic T&Cs”:



Following are the terms that shall be applicable to the Activity:

1. The Activity is open only to Singapore citizens, residing in Singapore. Citizens and/or residents of countries other than Singapore are not eligible to participate.

2. The Participants must be adults having attained the age of eighteen (18) years to participate in the Activity as on the date of the Activity.

(All persons fulfilling conditions mentioned in section 1 & 2 shall be hereinafter referred to as “Participants”)



3.      Activity shall be open for participation as per the timelines specified in the T&Cs for Activity.

4. Employees, agents and promoters (including their immediate family members) of MSM and any of their divisions, affiliates and subsidiaries, and others associated with the Activity in any manner, are not eligible to participate in the Activity.

5. The   Activity   terms   and   conditions   shall   be   mentioned   on   the   Sony   Entertainment   Television   (APAC)   .   The   Participants   agree   that   by   participating   in   the   Activity,   the Participants shall be bound by the terms and conditions provided at the Sony Entertainment Television (APAC) Facebook page.

6. The Participants shall be required to provide basic personal information about them including but not limited to Participants name, address, telephone number or mobile number and email address to register and participate in the Activity. The information provided by the Participants may be used by MSM for internal purposes and to send in the future to the Participants promotional information pertaining to the MSM network.

7.      The specific requirements for the Activity shall be outlined in the T&Cs of the Activity.

8.      For  the  Activity,  each  Participant  must  submit  their  complete  entry  to  qualify  as  an  entrant  in  the  Activity

(“Entries”) through Specific Mode of Participation specified in Specific T&C’s stated at end of this T&C.

9. Participants entering the Activity may submit any number of Entries so long as such Entries meet MSM’s criteria as specified in these T&Cs even if not chosen as the final winners of the Activity and any Participant may at MSM’s sole discretion be declared a winner of the Activity.

10.   The manner, day and the basis of choosing the winner (defined below) shall be specified in the T&Cs of the Activity.

11.   The announcement about the Winners and the Prize(s) (defined below) shall be as per the T&Cs of the Activity.

12.   Method and time of prize distribution: MSM shall inform the Winners via email, personal message on FB or phone number provided by the Participants at the time of entering the Activity. MSM may require Winners to provide valid photo identity documents including but not limited to passport prior to handing over the Prize(s). MSM may or may not announce the Winners via the Website.

13.   The distribution time and mode of distribution of the Prize(s) shall be at the sole discretion of MSM.

14.   The Participant can win only once in this Activity. Any subsequent wins of the Participant (if declared) will be automatically void.

15.   Participants should ensure the accuracy of the information provided by them at the time of entering the Activity.

16.   MSM shall make a maximum of 2 (two) attempts each attempt being within 1 (one) hour of each other, to contact the Winners via the email id, personal message on FB, phone no provided by the Participants. MSM shall not be 

held  liable despite MSM’s best efforts, in the event the provided mobile numbers/email Id is  unreachable/not replied due to the following reasons including but not limited to: 1) Email ID or phone number provided by the Participant is incorrect. 2) Email ID belongs to a person other than the Participant 3) Mobile number answered but individual answering  refuses  to  acknowledge  MSM, the  Activity  and/or  any  relation  thereto. 4) Any other reason the Email ID or any other contact details provided by which Participant cannot be contacted.

17.   The Prize(s), when the same are in form of some tangible goods or materials or vouchers, shall be sent by post and/or courier to the Winners as per the address specified by them at the time of registering for the Activity. MSM shall not be responsible if any Prize(s) is damaged during delivery through post and/or courier.

18.   Participants shall not post any profanity or abusive comments on the respective Website’s Activity page/ Channel’s website/or in any other manner. In the event of any such profanity or abusive comments posted on  foregoing  pages,  such  Participants  shall  be  disqualified  forthwith  and  MSM  reserves  its  rights,  in addition to removing such post, to take a legal action against such participant and/or user.

19.   Participants agree no clarifications on the questions and the answers used in the Activity shall be entertained by


20.   By participating in the Activity, each Participant agrees to follow these Terms and Conditions and is deemed bound by any decisions made by MSM in its sole discretion, including any interpretations of the Terms and Conditions.

21.   MSM including its divisions, affiliates and subsidiaries, and their respective agents and representatives, employees shall not be responsible for any loss of Entries for any reason whatsoever including, due to any technical problems for Entries received after the deadline because of computer service delays, interruptions, electronic failures or overloads,  or  for  lost,  misdirected  or  misplaced  Entries.   The  Entries  are  void  if  unreadable,  inaccurate, incomplete, damaged, tampered with, falsified, mechanically reproduced, not in prescribed format, irregular in any way or otherwise not in compliance with these Terms and Conditions.

22.   MSM reserves its right to select and declare or not to declare the Winners in the event no Participant has submitted correct answers. Decision of MSM in this regard is final and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.

23.   While  accepting  the  Prize(s), the  Winners  may  be  required  to  sign  an  “indemnity  and  release  of  claims”  form provided by MSM which shall release MSM of all liability.  Failure to complete and sign any documents requested by MSM may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate Winner.  All decisions of MSM are final in this regard.

24.   Mere participation/submitting Entries in the Activity does not entitle the Participants to win the Prize(s).

25.   The Prize(s) will be awarded to the Winners pursuant to verification and in accordance with these Terms and


26.   MSM may refuse to give the Prize(s) to Participant(s) in the event of his/her fraud, dishonesty or non-entitlement to participate in the Activity under these Terms and Conditions.

27.   The  Prize(s)  shall  be  delivered  to  the  Winners  subject  to  submission  of  all  relevant  documents,  if  required  in accordance with these Terms and Conditions of the Activity.

28.   The Prize(s) are not transferable, assignable or exchangeable for cash equivalent. Only the prize Winners and no other person or agent, may claim the Prize(s).

29.   In case the Winners is / are found to be in violation of any and all rules of the Activity, MSM reserves the right to initiate legal proceedings against such person(s) including but not limited to having the concerned Winners to refund the Prize(s) won.

30.   MSM has the right to substitute the Prize(s) with other prizes of equal value, as determined by MSM in its sole discretion.

31.   MSM  has  the  right  to  amend  (add,  delete  or  modify)  the  Terms  and  Conditions  governing  the  Activity, prospectively or retrospectively, at its discretion and without prior notice.

32.   MSM reserves the right to disqualify any participant if it has reasonable grounds to believe that the Participant has breached any of these Terms and Conditions.

33.   MSM is not responsible for any errors or omissions in the terms and conditions contained herein. All information provided in the Activity is provided "As is" without warranty of any kind. MSM makes no representations and disclaims  all  express,  implied, and  statutory  warranties  of  any  kind  to  the  Participant and/or  any  third  party including, without limitation, warranties as to accuracy, timelines, completeness, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. 

34.   Under no circumstance, unless due to wilful misconduct or gross negligence, shall MSM and/or their directors, employees, officers, affiliates or subsidiaries, be liable to the Participant and/or any third party for any lost profits or lost opportunity, indirect, special, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages whatsoever. The Participant specifically  agrees  not  to  file  in  person/through  any  family  member  and/or  any  third  party  any  applications, criminal and/or civil proceedings in any courts or forum in Singapore against MSM their directors, employees, officers, affiliates or subsidiaries to claim any damages or relief in connection with the Activity.

35.   By  entering  into  the  Activity,  the  Winners/Participants   waive  all  copyrights  including  but  not  limited  to Intellectual  Property  Rights  (IPR)  and  moral  rights,  rights  of  publicity  and  any  related  rights  and  consents  to MSM’s right to use the pictures uploaded by the Participant(s) the captioned posted for the Activity , picture, tape or  portray  him/her  as  a  Activity  Winners,  and  to  exhibit  this  material  in  any  and  all  media  now  existing  or hereinafter created, including without limitation television, film, radio and print media, without any compensation whatsoever  for  advertising  and  publicity  purposes,  except  where  prohibited  by  law.  The  prize  Winners  also consent to MSM’s right to use his/her name, voice or picture, or the content of his/her Activity Entry (collectively, the “Publicity Rights”). MSM can allow to its agencies to exercise/exploit the Publicity Rights in conjunction with MSM. MSM shall also be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in the entries received for the Activity for any purpose.

36.   MSM does not make any commitment, express or implied, to respond to any feedback, suggestion and, or, queries of  the  Participants  or  furnish  any  reason  or  explanation  for  inclusion  and,  or,  exclusion  of  any  particular submission of the Entry of a Participant at any stage of the Activity.

37.   Under no circumstance shall MSM including the Channel and/or their directors, employees, officers, affiliates or subsidiaries, be liable to the Participant and/or any third party for any lost profits or lost opportunity, indirect, special, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages whatsoever, even if MSM has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

38.   Non-conformance by any Participant and/or Winners of the Activity will result in immediate disqualification of the Participant from participation or winning the Prize(s) as the case maybe.

39.   MSM reserves the right to withdraw or discontinue and/or terminate the Activity at any stage without prior notice and without any liability whatsoever to the Participants.

40.   The decisions of MSM and its representatives shall be final and binding on all aspects of the Activity.

41.   Your participation in the Activity by posting the Entries will be deemed as an acceptance of the above stated Terms and Conditions.

42.   Participants are providing their personal information to MSM and such information will only be used for MSM’s internal   purposes   and   to   send   Participants   promotional   information   in   the   future   pertaining   to   the Channel/MSM/Website.

43.   All taxes, levies and duties due and owing under applicable and statutory laws in connection with all Prize(s) if any, and all other costs, including insurance, incidental costs, gifts, gratuities and taxes, are the sole responsibility of the Prize(s) Winners.

44.   MSM  shall  not  be  responsible  for  any  lost,  late  or  misdirected  computer  transmission  or  network,  electronic failures of any kind or any failure to receive entries owing to transmission failures or due to any technical reasons.

45.   MSM  shall  keep  all  the  information  collected  from  the  Participant’s  confidential.  MSM  shall  ensure  that  the Participants are contacted by MSM and MSM shall not share the information so collected with any party, save and except for  the purpose  of  the present Activity. The  Participant’s  by  providing  the aforesaid sensitive personal information hereby agree that MSM shall have the right to share the information so collected with such other third party and MSM as required for the purpose of the Activity and hereby agreed that they shall not file any claim against    MSM    for    sharing    for    such    personal    information.    Please    refer    to    Channel’s    Privacy    Policy  that governs the  use of  your personal information. Participant entering into this Activity agree and acknowledge the Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy and Terms of Use as put up on the  website  in  addition  to  the  conditions  set  out  in  this  document  which  shall  govern  the Activity;

46.   In exercise of the powers conferred by applicable laws, MSM shall treat the information and pictures as sensitive and confidential and such information has to be now dealt with as per the provisions specified in the applicable laws. 

47.   MSM shall deal with any Data/information including sensitive personal information, if any, that it receives from MSM or otherwise collects, holds, uses and processes in the following manner: a). Company may also disclose Data/information including sensitive personal information, if any, to governmental agencies and regulators (e.g., tax authorities), social organizations (e.g., the social security administration), human resources benefits providers (e.g., health insurers), external advisors (e.g., lawyers, accountants, and auditors), courts and other tribunals, and government authorities, to the extent required or permitted by applicable legal obligations upon prior written approval from MSM. b) The level of data protection using technical, managerial, operational and physical security control   measures   by   MSM   shall   be   such   as   to   be   in   compliance   with   all   applicable   laws.   c)The   term

‘Data/information’ including sensitive personal information, if any, shall mean and include the name and contact information (home address, telephone and fax numbers and email address), valid identity proof such as passport number, driver’s license number, permanent account number (PAN), or other details pertaining to the identity of the Participants.

48.   Participants confirm that the pictures uploaded by them or any part thereof do not infringe upon the statutory rights,  common  law  rights,  intellectual  property  rights  including  copyrights  in  literary,  dramatic,  musical  or motion picture rights, patent rights or the trademark or trade names of any person, firm, corporation, association or  entity  whatsoever.  Neither  the  Pictures  nor  any  part  thereof  violate  the  statutory  rights  of,  or  the  right  of privacy, or constitute a libel or slander against any person, firm, corporation, association or entity whatsoever, or violate any other rights not herein specifically enumerated.  No pictures or any part thereof shall be defamatory or  contribute  contempt  of  court  or  breach  of  contract,  or  breach  of  any  provision  of  statute,  nor  hurt  the sentiments of religious groups. In the event of any infringement and/or any unlawful usage of any information including pictures provided by the Participants, MSM shall not be held liable on any account whatsoever.

49.   The Activity is void where prohibited by law. All relevant national and local laws apply.

50.   The Activity shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the applicable laws in Singapore. All matters with respect to the Activity are subject to the jurisdiction of the Courts at Singapore only.

51.   For  any  queries  on  the  Activity  and/or  the  Terms  and  Conditions,  please  send  a  direct  message  (DM)  to  the






“#SONYFB Contest” – Specific T&Cs



Day/s of the Activity                                                    Sep 30, 2018- Oct 5, 2018

Oct 5, 2018- Oct 10, 2018

Oct 16, 2018- Oct 22, 2018

Start and End Timing of the Activity                       12 noon SGT on Oct 1, 2018 until 12 noon SGT on Oct 7, 2018

Platform on which Activity shall be available      Facebook 

Specific  Terms  of  Participation/Process  of



1.      Activity will be conducted on the Facebook Handle of the channel

2.      The  users  have  to  answer  the  question  asked  on  the  Artwork which is posted on the FB page.

Note:  While  participating  in  Activity,  Participants  shall  ensure that the entries:

      Like @setvapac page

Share this post on their timeline (the post must be visible to public)

      Post their answers in the “Comments” section below

shall not violate the rights of any third party, including, but not limited  to,  privacy  rights,  copyrights,  trademark  rights  and/or any other intellectual property rights;

is  not  abusive,  harmful,  harassing,  blasphemous,  defamatory, obscene,   libellous,   invasive   of   another's   privacy,   hateful,   or racially,    ethnically    objectionable,    disparaging,    relating    or encouraging   money   laundering   or   gambling,   or   otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever;

      does not harm minors in any way;

      does not violate any law for the time being in force;

does not deceive or mislead about the origin of such messages or communicates  any  information  which  is  grossly  offensive  or menacing in nature;

does not contain software viruses or any other computer code, files  or  programs  designed  to  interrupt,  destroy  or  limit  the functionality of any computer resource;

shall  not  create  any  liability  for  MSM  or  any  of  its  respective parents,  subsidiaries,  affiliates,  successors,  assigns,  employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders; 



Specific Process for choosing the Winners                     1)     MSM at its sole discretion shall select the ‘’Winner” who as per  MSM  and/or  its  representatives  have  uploaded  the participation video with the maximum recitations stands to win the Prize. In the event 2 or more entries have the same number  of  recitations,  MSM  shall  select  the  Winners from the entries submitted by the participants on the platforms, basis  on  a  random  selection  process  by  MSM  and/or  its representatives.

2)     6 (six) lucky Winner will be selected from participants from Facebook. They will stand chance to  win tickets for Singing Concert happening on 25th  October, 2018.

3)      Like @setvapac page

4)     Share this post on their timeline (the post must be visible to public)

5)     Post their answers in the “Comments” section below 

6)     Each Winner gets a couple ticket for the Singing Concert.



7)     MSM  shall  not  be  liable  in  any  manner  whatsoever  if  the Navratri event gets cancelled for any reason. Neither shall MSM   be   liable   to   issue   any  other   prizes/tickets   if   the Navratri    event   does    not    take    place    for    any    reason whatsoever or is re-scheduled to any other date.



8)     Any and all taxes and/or levies applicable under the laws of Singapore  shall  be  borne  by  the  winner  in  relation  to  the Prize.


9)     The decision of MSM in choosing the Winners by randomizer method  and/or  any  such  other  method  shall  be  final  and binding   on   the   Participants   and   the   Participants   while participating   into   this   Activity   agrees   to   accept   MSM’s decision as final without any further claim in this regard.

10)  The participant(s) can send as many entries as he/she wants on  the  Contest  however  the  same  shall  not  increase  such participant(s) chances of winning the Contest over the other participant(s)  who  have  sent  only  one  Entry  during  the Period.

11)  MSM  shall  not  entertain  any  mail  or  query  questioning  or otherwise asking for the definitive process for choosing the Winners and the Participants by participating in the Activity shall be bound by these T&Cs and Basic T&Cs.

12)  MSM reserves the right to withdraw or discontinue and/or terminate the Activity at any stage without prior notice and without any liability whatsoever to the Participants.

13)   MSM   reserves   the   right   to   disqualify   any   user   from participating  in  the  Contest  without  assigning  any  reason. The decision of MSM in this regard shall be final and binding upon the Users.

14)  MSM  shall  not  be  responsible  for  any  technical disruption and/or   failure/    server    problems    and/    or    any    other difficulties of such nature, due to which the User is unable to submit the Entry on the Website and/or participate in the Contest.

15)  Incomplete    entries    i.e.    without    entries    without    the hashtag/Channel tags and/or tagging the friends and/or the Entries    submitted    after    the    Timelines    shall    not    be considered and shall be null and void.

16)  In  the  event  of  any  discrepancy  as  to  the  date  and/or  the time of receipt of Entries, MSM shall have the final decision in resolving such discrepancy

17)  MSM   assumes   no   responsibility   for   errors,   timeliness, deletion,    mis-delivery    or    failure    to    store    any    user

communications or personalization settings.

18)  MSM reserves its right to select and declare or not to declare the Winners if no participant has submitted entries up to the 

satisfaction of MSM. Decision of MSM in this regard is final


and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.




Announcement of the Winners                                 1)     The Winners shall be declared within one (1) week of the end of the Activity through email/direct message and/or  facebook page of the Channel.

2)     The Winners shall be declared as per the terms of the Basic T&Cs

3)     The  Winners  needs  to  revert  with  the  required  details  and formalities within twenty-four (24) hours after contacting them. Any  responses  received  after  this  deadline  shall  be  considered void / Winner shall stand disqualified and MSM shall not be liable in any manner way or form.

4)     In event the Participant is not able to utilize the Prize or is unable

/ refuses to accept the same, the Prize will be revoked by MSM.


Prize(s)                                                                             1)     6  (six)  lucky  Winner  will  be  selected  from  participants  from

Facebook  who  answered  correctly.  They  will  get  the  Singing

Concert event tickets at no costs.

2)      Like @setvapac page

3)     Share this post on their timeline (the post must be visible to public)

4)     Post their answers in the “Comments” section below

5)     The  Winner  shall  be  contacted  in  the  manner  specified  in  the

Basic T&Cs.