Thanks for applying to participate in the 2017/2018 Dota 2 Major and Minor Season (the 'Season') sponsored by Valve Corporation ('Valve'). This agreement sets forth the terms for the Season. To be considered for participation, you agree to these terms.
Event Operators. If you are selected for one or more events during the Season, you may have to enter separate agreements with the event operators. In particular, you should look to the event operators for event schedule, rules, expenses and prizes.
Release. You grant Valve the right to distribute, exhibit, and otherwise utilize throughout the world during the Season your appearance, performance, name, biographical information, statements and any other aural or visual effect produced by you (collectively, your 'Likeness') in any and all manner and media related to the Season, including without limitation, computer games, video, promotional materials and advertising, without further compensation by Valve. After the Season, Valve may also reuse such materials it may have created during the Season, for archival, product, or promotional purposes. You agree that any audio, video, or other data taken by or for Valve and relating to your participation in the Season will be owned by Valve.
General. You make these statements and promises on your own behalf and on behalf of your family, heirs, successors, assigns, and any others who may claim rights through you, for the benefit of Valve, its successors and assigns. Valve may change the Season or cancel the Season at any time in its sole discretion. This agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Washington, USA, and you consent to jurisdiction and venue in the state or federal courts sitting in King County, Washington, USA in the event of any dispute relating to this agreement. These terms supersede any prior agreements between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof.