Guitar Center – Shure Ultimate Mic Vault Giveaway – Win a bundle of Shure products consisting of the following microphones SM7B ($399) Beta181 ($519) Beta27 ($419) Beta87 ($259) KSM32 ($599) and KSM44 ($999).
SHURE ULTIMATE MIC VAULT GIVEAWAY
LIMITED TO RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES OR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
ELIGIBILITY: The Shure Iconic Mic Vault Giveaway (“Giveaway” or “Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the
50 United States or the District of Columbia, who are legal age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence (19 in AL
and NE, 21 in MS, and 18 in all remaining states and the District of Columbia). Void where prohibited or restricted by
law or in a manner inconsistent with these Official Rules. Employees of Shure Incorporated (“Sponsor”), Guitar Center
Stores, Inc., (“Guitar Center”), and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, vendors, authorized dealers, licensees,
advertising, and promotion agencies, including Marden-Kane, Inc. (the “Administrator”), and the immediate family
members (spouse, parents, siblings, grandparents and children, and the spouses and “step” relatives of each,
regardless of where they live), and individuals living in the same households whether related or not, are not eligible. All
federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set
TIMING: The Giveaway begins at 12:00:00 AM ET on May 1, 2023 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on May 31, 2023 (the
“Promotion Period”). Computer designated by Sponsor is the official time-keeping device for the Giveaway.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Promotion Period, visit https://www.guitarcenter.com/gear-giveaway.gc (the “Website”)
and follow the instructions to complete and submit the online entry form to receive one entry (the “Entry”) into the
random drawing. Limit one (1) Entry per person. By participating in the Giveaway, entrants agree to be bound by
these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the Administrator, which are final and binding. All Entries
are the property of the Sponsor or its designee
RANDOM DRAWING: A random drawing to select winners will be conducted by the Administrator
on or about June 6, 2023 from among all eligible entries received. Odds of winning a prize will depend on
the number of eligible entries received.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: All potential winners are subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these
Official Rules. The Administrator will attempt to contact potential winners via phone and/or email and such potential
winners will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability, Prize Acceptance Form,
a W-9 Tax form (which will be used solely for tax reporting purposes), and where lawful, a Publicity Release
(collectively “Documents”), in a manner and within the time specified by the Administrator. All completed Documents
must be received by the Administrator within 5 days (including Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays) of attempted
delivery of same, unless otherwise specified. Failure to return required Documents or respond to a notification within
the time specified or return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable, will result in disqualification without
further notice and an alternate winner will be selected. In the event a potential winner is deemed ineligible or is unable
to claim the prize as specified, the potential winner will be disqualified, and an alternate winner will be selected. An
entrant is not deemed a winner of any prize unless and until (i) the entrant’s eligibility has been verified, (ii) all
requirements determined by the Sponsor to claim a prize have been fulfilled, and (iii) the entrant has been notified
that the verification process is complete. Only three (3) random drawings to select alternate winners (if necessary)
will be conducted, after which the applicable prize will remain unawarded. Prizes will be awarded within 6 to 8 weeks
of winner confirmation unless otherwise noted. No correspondence will be entered into with non-winning entrants.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (“ARV”): Ten (10) prizes are available to be won as follows: each Winner
will receive a bundle of Shure products consisting of the following microphones: SM7B ($399), Beta181 ($519), Beta27
($419), Beta87 ($259), KSM32 ($599), and KSM44 ($999) (visit www.shure.com for product details). Total ARV of each
prize is $3,194. Total value of all prizes available to be won in this Giveaway is $31,940. The ARV is subject to price
fluctuations in the consumer marketplace and is based on the fair market value of the prize at the time the Official
Rules are published. Winners are not entitled to any difference between the ARV stated herein and the value of the
prize at the time the prize is awarded. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute where lawful, a prize of equal or greater
value at its sole discretion. No substitutions or transfer of prize by winner permitted.
Winners will be solely responsible for any applicable federal, state, and local taxes and any other expenses related to
the acceptance and use of a prize not specified herein. The value of the prize is taxable as income and winners will
receive an IRS form 1099 reflecting the ARV stated herein. Prizes will be awarded “AS IS” with no warranty or
guarantee, either express or implied, outside of manufacturer’s limited warranty, if any, and consist of only the items
specifically listed. Warranties regarding prizes (if any) are subject to the manufacturer’s terms, and winners agree to
look solely to such manufacturer for any such warranty. Sponsor will not be responsible for any portion of a prize that
may not be available due to any event beyond Sponsor’s control.
GENERAL: This Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. If an entrant submits
more than the stated number of Entries permitted, and/or if the Sponsor suspects that an entrant attempted to obtain
additional Entries by using multiple email addresses, registrations, identities or any other method, all Entries
submitted by the entrant will be declared null and void. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and
will result in disqualification. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the entrant, the authorized account holder
of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural
person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization
responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winner
may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. Any Entry that is suspected of being fraudulent
(including those using robotic, automatic, programmed, or similar methods of participation) will be disqualified, based
on determinations made solely by Sponsor. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not
constitute a waiver of that provision. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other
statements contained in any promotional materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official
Rules shall prevail, govern, and control.
RELEASE: By participating in this Giveaway and/or accepting a prize, entrants agree to release and hold harmless
Shure Incorporated, Guitar Center Stores, Inc., their affiliates, parent companies, subsidiaries, advertising and
promotion agencies, including Marden-Kane, Inc., and each of their respective directors, officers, employees and
assigns (collectively “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to,
personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Giveaway or the
acceptance, use or misuse of any prize, or for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of
privacy. Except where prohibited, participation in this Giveaway and acceptance of a prize constitutes each
winner’s consent to the Released Parties and its agents for the use of winner’s name, city/state of residence,
and/or likeness, for promotional purposes (including publicly posting winner’s name on a winners list) in any media,
worldwide, without further notice or compensation.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, damaged, misdirected or mutilated
email, mail, mail containing insufficient postage, or other communications, or for any technical problems, faulty, lost,
garbled, incomplete, incorrect or mistranscribed data/phone/or other transmissions, incorrect announcements of any
kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind including any injury or damage to any person’s
computer/mobile device related to or resulting from participating in or utilizing any materials in connection with this
Giveaway. Released Parties are not responsible for any malfunctions or breakdown of any network systems,
unavailable service connections, lost, incomplete or faulty network connectivity of any kind, failures of any service
providers, or any combination thereof, which may limit a person’s ability to participate in this Giveaway. Proof of
submission will not be deemed proof of receipt by Sponsor. Released Parties assume no responsibility for
undeliverable email messages resulting from any form of active or passive email filtering by a user, user’s Internet
service provider and/or email client or for insufficient space in user’s email account or any other inability to receive
email. Released Parties will have no responsibility for promotional or other Giveaway related materials that may be
illegible, mutilated, altered, forged, or tampered with in any way, or for printing, typographical, technical, mechanical,
or other errors. In no event will Sponsor be obligated to award more prizes than the number of available prizes stated
in these Official Rules.
DISPUTES: All questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules,
or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with this Promotion, will be governed by and
construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois without regard to its choice of laws or conflict of law
provisions. CLAIMS MAY NOT BE RESOLVED THROUGH ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION. By participating in this
Promotion, entrant agrees that any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to the lower of either
reasonable or actual out of pocket costs incurred to enter, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and under no circumstances
will entrants/winners be permitted to obtain awards for and entrants/winners hereby waive all rights to claim,
punitive, incidental and consequential damages or any other damages other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses
(as stated above), and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
NOTICE: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE
OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT
BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT
PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Promotion if it cannot be executed as planned
for any reason or event beyond Sponsor’s control, including but not limited to a Force Majeure event or occurrence,
an “act of God” (e.g., natural disaster, etc.) or an unforeseeable health event (e.g., pandemic) making it inadvisable,
impractical, impossible or illegal or which materially affects a parties ability to perform its obligations under this
agreement in whole or in part, or if fraud, technical failures, human error or any other causes beyond the reasonable
control of the Released Parties impairs the security, integrity or proper functioning of the Giveaway, as determined
by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If the Promotion is cancelled, prizes will be awarded in a random drawing from among
all non-suspect, eligible entries received prior to such action. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or the like
methods of participation will void such Entry. Sponsor and/or its agent reserves the right to prohibit the participation
of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected or if the participant fails to comply with any requirement of
participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules.
PERSONAL DATA: Submission of an Entry constitutes your consent to participate in the Giveaway and for use and sharing of your personal data among and by the Released Parties. Personal data submitted will be stored, shared, and used by the Released Parties in accordance with applicable terms of the privacy policies at
https://www.shure.com/en-US/meta/privacy and https://www.guitarcenter.com/pages/privacy-rights-policy,
and as otherwise set out in these Official Rules for the purpose of administering this Giveaway. You expressly agree to the use and sharing of your personal information for such purposes. Your personal information will not be sold, shared, or otherwise disclosed in any manner with third parties, other than to those parties necessary to fulfill the above purposes, unless you have given your prior express consent to receive additional information from a Released Party or a third party.
WINNER’S LIST: To receive a list of winners, send a separate, stamped, self-addressed #10 envelope to: Shure’s Iconic Mic Vault Winners, 5800 West Touhy Avenue, Niles, IL 60714-4608, to be received by June 16, 2023. The winners list will be available on or about June 30, 2023 or after all winners have been verified.
SPONSOR: Shure Incorporated, 5800 West Touhy Avenue, Niles, IL 60714-4608.
ADMINISTRATOR: Marden-Kane, Inc., 575 Underhill Blvd., Suite 222, Syosset, NY 11791-3416.
Copyright 2023 Marden-Kane Inc. All rights reserved. Entrants are hereby authorized to copy these Official Rules on the condition that it will be for the entrant’s personal use only.