Shure Guitar Center – Ultimate Mic Vault Giveaway – Win a bundle of Shure products consisting of the following microphones SM7B ($399) Beta58A ($159) KSM8 ($399) KSM137 Pair ($699) KSM32 ($599) KSM44 ($999) KSM313 ($1299).

SHURE ULTIMATE MIC VAULT GIVEAWAY
OFFICIAL RULES
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 Ultimate 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 forth herein.

TIMING: The Giveaway begins at 12:00:00 AM ET on May 1, 2022 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on
May 31, 2022 (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, 2022 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), Beta58A ($159), KSM8 ($399), KSM137 Pair ($699), KSM32 ($599), KSM44 ($999), KSM313 ($1,299) (visit
www.shure.com for product details). Total ARV of each prize is $4,553. Total value of all prizes available
to be won in this Giveaway is $45,530. 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 so 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 purpose. 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 Ultimate Mic Vault Winners, 5800 West Touhy Avenue, Niles, IL 60714-4608, to be
received by June 14, 2022. The winners list will be available on or about June 21, 2022 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 2022 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.