This document outlines the terms and conditions for the application as a Queen Bee. By applying for the role, participants agree to the following terms and conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”).

1. Eligibility.

a. Except where prohibited by law, the application (the “Application”) to become a member of the Lovehoney Queen Bees (the “Queen Bees”) is open to individuals as further defined herein (each an “Applicant”).

b. At the time of the Application, the Applicant must be at least 66 years old, identify as a female, have a valid e-mail address and legally reside within the United Kingdom.

c. The Applicant may not be an employee, officer, director of the Sponsor (as defined hereinbelow) and/or any of its Affiliates¹, or a member of Lovehoney’s Family² and/or an individual living in the same household as Lovehoney.

2. Sponsorship.

The Sponsor is Lovehoney Limited, a British entity, with its registered address at 100 Locksbrook Road, Bath. BA1 3EN. UK, (“Sponsor” or “Lovehoney”).

3. Acceptance of Terms

¹ “Affiliate” of any specified entity shall mean any other entity directly or indirectly controlling or controlled by or under direct or indirect common control with such specified entity. For the purposes of this definition, “control” when used with respect to any specified entity means the power to direct the management and policies of such entity, directly or indirectly, whether through the ownership of voting securities, by contract or otherwise.

² “Family” shall mean and include, with respect to any individual, (1) the individual’s spouse or domestic partner, and parents thereof; (2) the individual’s sons and daughters, and spouses or domestic partners thereof; (3) the individual’s parents, and spouses or domestic partners thereof; provided that a “parent” shall include any individual who at any time is or was a biological, adoptive, step, or a foster parent, or is or was a legal guardian, or stands or stood in loco parentis to or of such individual or the individual’s spouse or domestic partner; provided further that a “son” or “daughter” shall include a biological, adopted, step, or foster son or daughter, a person who is or was a legal ward, a person for whom the individual stands or stood in loco parentis or stood, or a son or daughter of such individual’s spouse or domestic partner; provided further than a “domestic partner” shall include an adult in a committed relationship with another adult, including both same sex and opposite-sex relationships; and provided further that a “committed relationship” shall mean, whether or not recognized by the laws of any relevant jurisdiction, a relationship in which such individual and the domestic partner are each other's sole domestic partner who share responsibility for a significant measure of each other's common welfare and financial obligations.

By submitting the Application, the Applicant agrees to abide by these Terms and Conditions. Lovehoney reserves the right at any time, at its sole discretion, to refuse any Applicant’s participation. The Applicant represents and warrants that the Applicant is eligible to participate based on the eligibility requirements set forth in the Terms and Conditions. The Applicant also agrees to accept the decisions of Lovehoney in connection the application process.

4. Application Period.

The application period for the role begins on May 28, 2024 08:00 AM BST, and ends on June 21, 2024 00:00 AM BST(“Application Period”).

5. How to Apply

To apply as a Queen Bee, Applicants must visit the official landing page and submit, within the Application Period, the Application form. Only one (1) Application per Applicant is permitted.

6. Selection Process

a. Selection. Lovehoney will review all Applications and shortlist Applicants for further consideration. Shortlisted Applicants may be contacted for a phone or video interview to discuss their application further. The final selection of the Queen Bees will be made by Lovehoney at its sole discretion. Lovehoney may select up to three (3) Applicants to become a Queen Bee.

b. Notification. The Sponsor will notify the chosen Applicants by email. The Sponsor may, but does not have to, inform Applicants about the rejection of their Application.

c. Failure to Notify. The Sponsor shall be neither responsible nor liable for any Applicant’s failure to receive a notice, including but not limited to due to email security settings that may cause notifications to be marked as spam or junk email, nor shall the Sponsor be liable for any Applicant’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information.

7. Collaboration, Compensation

a. Collaboration. Upon selection, Lovehoney and each Queen Bee will enter into an agreement outlining the collaboration of the parties as well as the compensation of the Queen Bee (the “Engagement”). The collaboration will comprise, inter alia, one day of filming at the Sponsor’s office (involving an interview about sex and relationship in later life), media interviews and quotes for Lovehoney to use in press and promotional materials, all as further described in the Engagement.

b. Compensation. Each Queen Bee will receive a one-off payment of £500 for the filming day, compensation for each media interview, at a rate to be agreed upon as well as five (5) complimentary Lovehoney products of the Queen Bee’s choice (up to a total retail price of £500), all as further described in the Engagement.

c. Failure to Contract. Notwithstanding any communication by the Sponsor outside these Terms and Conditions, the Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, define the terms and conditions of the Engagement. The respective terms of Engagements with the chosen Applicants do not have to be similar and may differ as the Sponsor, at its sole discretion, deems necessary. If any chosen Applicant (or Alternate Applicant, as defined hereinbelow) (1) fails to enter into an Engagement within fifteen (15) days from the time the draft Engagement was sent, or (2) disagrees with any Engagement term as proposed by the Sponsor, or (3) is found to be ineligible, or (4) does not cooperate as provided in the Engagement, the Sponsor may terminate such Engagement (as the case may be) and select an alternate (the “Alternate Applicant”).

A) 8. Privacy & Marketing

a. Privacy. Personal data collected during the application process will be used solely for the purpose of the Application process. It will be handled in accordance with Lovehoney Group's privacy policy. The Queen Bee agrees not to disclose any confidential information related to the campaign or Lovehoney.

b. Marketing. By applying to the role, Applicants agree to be subscribed to the Lovehoney marketing email list. Applicants may unsubscribe from the marketing list at any time by following the instructions provided in marketing emails. Information submitted with an entry is subject to the privacy policy stated from time to time on the Lovehoney’s website.

9. Cancellation of the Queen Bee Campaign

Lovehoney reserves the right to cancel the Queen Bee campaign at any time in Lovehoney’s sole discretion.

10. Governing Law; Disputes.

a. Governing Law. This campaign and the Official Rules are governed by the laws of the England and Wales.

b. Dispute Resolution. The Applicant agrees, as a condition to participating in this campaign, that if any disputes cannot be amicably resolved between the Applicant and Lovehoney, any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be settled by binding arbitration administered by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (“CIArb”) without recourse to the ordinary courts of law and without resorting to any form of class action arbitration, and judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. The arbitration shall be held in London, UK. The arbitrator shall be an attorney practicing consumer and commercial law with at least fifteen (15) years of experience. The prevailing party in any threatened or actual claim, action or proceeding between the parties shall be entitled to reimbursement by the other party for the prevailing party’s legal costs and expenses, including the prevailing party’s attorneys’ fees and expenses and any arbitrator’s fees and expenses.

11. Amendment; Waiver.

No amendment, modification, supplement, termination, consent or waiver of any provision of the Official Rules shall be effective unless explicitly stated on the Campaign website or granted in writing duly executed by a duly authorized officer of Lovehoney.

12. No Employment or Contractual Relationship.

Nothing contained in the Terms and Conditions shall be deemed or construed to create any legal commitment or obligation on the part of the Sponsor to treat any Applicant as an employee or a sales agent; without limiting the generality of the foregoing, no Applicant shall be entitled to any commission or other remuneration other than explicitly granted under a written contract.