Lincoln Electric – Power Mig 210 Mp Giveaway – Win MIG 210 MP MULTI-PROCESS WELDER (Retail Value $1499) Lincoln Electric T-Shirt (Retail Value $20) 2 Can Koozies ($15).

LINCOLN ELECTRIC HOLDINGS “POWER MIG® 210 MP® MULTI-PROCESS WELDER” SWEEPSTAKESOFFICIAL RULESNO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.1)      LINCOLN ELECTRIC HOLDINGS INC. (“Lincoln Electric or Sponsor”) “POWER MIG® 210 MP® MULTI-PROCESS WELDER (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) states of the United States and the District of Columbia (void in Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions and all overseas military installations) who are at least eighteen (18) years of age or older as of June 15, 2020, with access to the Internet at all times during the Sweepstakes period (as defined below) and subsequent prize award period (as defined below).  All employees of Lincoln Electric, its subsidiaries and members of their immediate families (parent, child, sibling, spouse and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and households, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes.  All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.  Void where prohibited by law.  Entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes your full and unconditional acceptance of these official rules (“Official Rules”), including, but not limited to, your consent to receive email messages from the Sponsor or its affiliates (“Sponsor Affiliates”) solely in connection with the Sweepstakes. 2)      The Sweepstakes entry period begins at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time on June 15, 2020 and ends at 11:59:59 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time on June 21, 2020 (“Entry Period”).  Sweepstakes winners will be selected from entries properly submitted to the Sweepstakes.  It is the Participant’s responsibility to check the sweepstakes page regularly throughout the Sweepstakes to stay informed of any new or updated deadlines.  Lincoln Electric is not responsible for any Participant’s failure to do so.  Note: Sponsor’s computer is the official timekeeping device for this Sweepstakes.3)      During the entry period, visit the Sweepstakes registration page located at Sponsor’s social media pages, and follow the instructions to electronically complete and submit the Sweepstakes entry form.  You will be asked to provide basic contact information, including your name, street address, phone number, and email address.  (NOTE:  You must complete all required fields of the entry form with information that is valid on the date of the drawing to be eligible).  If entering the Sweepstakes via Facebook, you must be the owner of the email account associated with the Facebook account from which the entry is made.  This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.  You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook.  All entries become the property of Sponsor and none will be acknowledged or returned.   Sponsor shall not be responsible for lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible, incomplete, garbled, or incorrect entries.  Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.  4)      Winners will be selected through a random drawing from among all eligible entries collected during the Entry Period taking place on or about Winners will be selected through a random drawing from among all eligible entries collected during the Entry Period taking place on or about June 22, 2020 at Sponsor’s principal place of business.  The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions and interpretations on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes and these Official Rules are final and binding in all respects.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant or winner and may refuse to award a prize to a person who is not eligible or has violated a rule, gained unfair advantage in the Sweepstakes, or obtained winner status using fraudulent means.  If there is a dispute about the identity of an entrant, prize will be awarded to the natural person to whom the email address is assigned by the internet service provider responsible for the domain associated with the submitted email address.  If winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with the Sweepstakes rules, winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be awarded the prize in a separate random drawing.  Winner will be notified by provided email address. Inability of Sponsor to contact winner by email within seventy-two (72) hours after selection, may result in disqualification of winner and an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing at Sponsor’s discretion.  Prize will sent to winner by US mail within 10 days after winner has been notified and accepted prize.  If prize is returned as undeliverable, then prize will be forfeited and another winner will be randomly drawn.5)      Before being declared a winner the selected Participant will be contacted by email June 22, 2020 and notified that they are eligible to win. The selected Participant must reply within 72 hours of notification and provide the Sponsor with a contact phone number, email and address. The Sponsor will then email the Winner and he/she will be required to sign and return within three (3) business days of notification a declaration of eligibility and a liability/publicity release, which:a.       confirms compliance with the Sweepstakes rules; b.       releases the Sponsor, its affiliated companies and agents, advertising and promotion agencies, the Sweepstakes judges and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives, successors and assigns from any liability in connection with the Sweepstakes, the entrant’s participation therein and/or the awarding and use or misuse of the prize or any portion thereof; andc.       grants to the Sponsor the right to use the selected entrant’s name, address and likeness in any form of advertising relating to the Sweepstakes without further notice or compensation.If a selected Participant: (i) cannot be contacted by email within 72 hours of selection or there is a return of any prior notification as undeliverable; or (ii) fails to return the Sweepstakes documents within the specified time, then he/she will be disqualified and will forfeit the prize, and the Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate entrant from among the remaining eligible entries.A Participant may decline to be a Winner by notifying Sponsor within one business day following notification, in which case the declining Participant forgoes any prize or other features associated with winning the Sweepstakes.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify a Participant if Sponsor deems disqualification appropriate.Sweepstakes winner will be announced on Sponsor’s social media channels on June 25, 2020If a prize is valued at $600 or more the potential winner must also sign and return an IRS W-9 form, within the stated time in order to claim the prize.Potential winners will be disqualified and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner if:the required documentation is not returned within 14 days after receipt of any request to provide documentation;prize notification letter/email or prize is returned as undeliverable; orpotential winner is disqualified for any reason in Sponsor’s sole discretion.6)      This Sweepstakes is subject to cancellation and Lincoln Electric may terminate or modify the Sweepstakes if an insufficient number of entries are received.  Lincoln Electric and its directors, officers, subsidiaries, parent and affiliated companies, distributors, advertising, fulfillment, judging and promotion agencies are not responsible for lost, misplaced, misrouted or late email; technical problems associated with hardware or software malfunctions whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this Sweepstakes and any human error which may occur in the processing of entries in this Sweepstakes.  7)      Sponsor also assumes no responsibility for any technical problems in connection with transmission or receipt of online entries including faulty electronic data transmission, traffic congestion on the Internet or on the web site, hardware or software error, equipment failure or malfunction, or other online communications problems.  This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.  All information provided for this Sweepstakes is provided to Lincoln Electric and not to Facebook.  By participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant completely releases Facebook of any and all claims allegedly arising from the Sweepstakes.8)      Prizes will be awarded in this Sweepstakes, which will be delivered by ground and/or standard freight and will consist of:                  1st Prize:       POWER MIG® 210 MP® MULTI-PROCESS WELDER (Retail Value: $1,499); Lincoln Electric T-Shirt (Retail Value: $20); 2 Can Koozies ($15)Prize winners must be at least 18 years of age.  Prizes will only be awarded after the winner has submitted shipping information.Total prize Actual Retail Value is $1,534. All taxes and expenses not specifically mentioned herein are not included as part of any prize package and are solely the prize winner’s responsibility. Prizes are not redeemable for cash or transferable except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.  The prizes will be awarded provided they are validly claimed by June 24, 2020, after which no alternate winners will be selected, nor unclaimed prizes awarded.  All taxes on the prizes, if any, and other expenses related to accepting and/or using the prizes not listed in these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of each winner, who will receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual value of the prize, if applicable.  The prizes will be shipped only to addresses in the United States.9)      The Sponsor may require winner(s) to sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release.   Decisions made by the Sponsor are final in all matters, including interpretation of these official rules and awarding of the prize(s).  If legitimately claimed, the prize(s) will be awarded.  In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded.10)   All entrants, as a condition of entry, agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor. Except where prohibited by law, by entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant consents to the use of his/her name, voice, picture, likeness and biographical data and/or any other information contained in his/her entry in advertising, promotional and marketing materials produced by the Sponsor and Sponsor Affiliates without additional compensation.  In addition, by entering, all entrants, except where prohibited by law, consent to being photographed, filmed, taped and/or interviewed about their participation in the Sweepstakes.   Participation is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations.  You are responsible for checking applicable laws and regulations in your jurisdiction before participating in the Sweepstakes.  11)   In connection therewith, all entrants grant full permission and consent to the Sponsor and the Sponsor Affiliates to utilize any of the results of such photographing, filming, taping and/or interviewing in any and all media now known or hereafter devised and hereby release Sponsor and the Sponsor Affiliates from all related liability.12)   If this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including, because of any infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control which corrupts or threatens to corrupt or adversely affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Sweepstakes. 13)   Lincoln Electric reserves the right to disqualify any individual who is responsible for or who tampers with the entry process or website. By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to defend, indemnify, release and hold harmless Sponsor from and against any and all losses, demands, damages, rights, claims, injuries, actions and liabilities of any kind arising out of or related to entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes.   This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the State of Ohio, with venue in Ohio, and by entering participants consent to jurisdiction in, and all claims must be resolved in the federal or state courts of Cuyahoga, Ohio.  Sponsor and Sponsor Affiliate’s liability will be limited to two hundred and fifty dollars ($250.00), and in no event shall Sponsor or Sponsor Affiliates be liable for attorneys’ fees and or experts’ fees and costs. By participating in the Sweepstakes each entrant waives the right to claim any additional damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, incidental or indirect damages.14)   Winner, by acceptance of any prize, agrees to release Sponsor and the Sponsor Affiliates from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of any prize or while traveling to and from a location to obtain or use any prize.  The participant agrees that participation shall be at his/her own risk and agrees to adhere to all applicable safety regulations and traffic laws.  Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, re-routing, or acts of any government or authority.  Any liability for federal, state or other taxes will be the sole responsibility of the winning entrant.  Lincoln Electric shall not be responsible for payment of any such taxes. 15)   Neither Sponsor nor the Sponsor Affiliates make any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use of any prize including, without limitation, quality, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose.  Neither Sponsor nor the Sponsor Affiliates are responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind caused by Sponsor or the Sponsor Affiliates, the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Sweepstakes or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this Sweepstakes and which may limit a participant’s ability to participate in this Sweepstakes. 16)   Entries that are incomplete, illegible or corrupted are void and will not be accepted. Any person who supplies false information or plagiarized materials, enters by fraudulent means, or is otherwise determined to be in violation of these Official Rules in an attempt to obtain any prize will forfeit the prize won and may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.  Submission of an entry is acknowledgment of and agreement to be bound by all terms and conditions of these official rules.17)   Questions can be submitted via email to socialcare@lincolnelectric.com.18)   NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO WIN.  Purchase does not improve the chance of winning.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries and voting.19)   The personal information collected through this Sweepstakes is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at:https://www.lincolnelectric.com/en-us/company/legal/Pages/privacy-policy.aspx By registering or submitting a Submission, you agree that you have full right and authority to submit the Submission.  You are solely responsible for your Submission. All registration information is deemed to have been collected in the United States.  In addition to the uses of personal information described in that Policy, Sponsor will use information you provide through entry into the Sweepstakes to administer the Sweepstakes.20)  The invalidity or un-enforceability of any provision of these Sweepstakes Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Sweepstakes Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision was not contained herein.21) This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Lincoln Electric and not to Facebook. This Sweepstakes is sponsored by: Lincoln Electric Holdings, 22801 Saint Clair Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44117.This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram or Facebook.