Official Contest Rules

  1. WELCOME: The “Bose Speaker Contest, courtesy of Georgian Bay Spirit Co” (the “Contest”) is
    sponsored and administered by:
    Georgian Bay Spirit Co., 229 Yonge Street Suite 305, Toronto, ON. The provincial liquor agencies are not connected with this contest in any manner whatsoever and are not liable in any way whatsoever in
    regard to any matter which relates to the contest.
  2. CONTEST PERIOD: In Alberta, this contest starts July 1st 2020 12:00AM EST and ends August 1st 2020 at 5:00pm EST (“Contest Period”). In Manitoba, this contest starts July 1st 2020 12:00AM EST and ends September 1st 2020 at 5:00pm
  3. ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to legal residents of Alberta and Manitoba aged 18 or over as of the date of
    entry during the Contest Period (“Entrant” or “Entrants”). Entrants must have internet access and a valid email address to participate in the contest.
    The Contest is not open to:
    a. employees, officers and directors of the Sponsor and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, (together the “Released Parties”);
    b. employees and contractors of the provincial liquor agencies, liquor licensees or their employees;
    c. the immediate family members (regardless of where they live) of a person excluded under (a) and (b) or anyone domiciled with a person excluded under (a) (whether related to that person or not). For the purposes of these Official Contest Rules, “immediate family” is defined as parent, child, sibling or spouse.
  4. HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter the Contest, text “SMASH” to 555-888 to be directed to our online contest webpage, and complete the online entry form. The online entry must contain the Entrant’s legal first name, legal last name, current residential address, phone number, email address and date of entry. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, or do not conform to or satisfy
    any condition of these Contest rules and regulations may be disqualified.
    Each completed entry form constitutes one (1) Entry (or “Entries”).
  5. ENTRY LIMITS: Limit of seven (7) Entries per person.
  6. HOW TO WIN: In Alberta, August 4th, 2020 (“Draw Date”), the Sponsors will conduct a draw and randomly select one (1) Entry from all eligible Entries received during the Contest Period. In Manitoba, August 4th, 2020 (“Draw Date”), the Sponsors will conduct a draw and randomly select one (1) Entry from all eligible Entries received during the Contest Period.
  7. HOW TO CLAIM A PRIZE: The selected Entrant will be notified by phone or email provided by the selected Entrant at the time of entry no later than thirty (30) calendar days following the Draw Date.
    The Sponsor will subsequently make four (4) more attempts to contact the selected Entrant by telephone and/or e-mail, within a period of not less than thirty (30) calendar days from the date of the initial contact. Entrants into the Contest are responsible for checking the email accounts and spam filters. Upon notification, the selected Entrant will have five (5) business days to: correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question without assistance, or mechanical or electronic aid and agrees to return a signed Declaration and Release form (“Declaration”) confirming, among other things,
    compliance with the Official Contest Rules and acceptance of the prize as awarded and after so doing may be declared the winner of the Contest (the “Winner”).
    The Sponsors, in their sole discretion, reserve the right to select another Entrant if a selected Entrant cannot be reached within the timeframe above, fails to answer the skill-testing question in the time
    frame provided, or fails to return the properly executed Declaration or the selected Entrant is found ineligible for any reason.
  8. ODDS: The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries received during the Contest Period.
    There is one (1) prize (the “Prize”) available to be won at each participating store with a retail value of $170 CAN.
  10. PRIZE CONDITIONS AND EXCLUSIONS: The Winner must be eighteen (18) years of age at the time of Prize execution in order to accept the Prize that has been awarded.
  11. ENTRANTS REPRESENTATIONS: Entrant shall ensure that his/her/their submitted Entry is true and genuine and is not obscene, threatening, harassing, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent and invasive of
    another’s privacy, offensive, defamatory of any person or otherwise illegal. Entrant warrants that the content he/she/they submits to the Contest does not infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret,
    copyright, or other intellectual or proprietary or privacy right of any party or individual. Entrant agrees not to (i) submit content which is deliberately intended to upset or harm other users; (ii) use the Contest
    to post or otherwise transmit content that victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of any impermissible classification, including, without limitation, religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, color, creed, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, age, marital status, military status or disability; (iii) post or otherwise transmit any content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of the Contest websites or any other telecommunications or technology affiliated with the Contest; (iv) upload or otherwise transmit any content, or take any other actions with respect to the
    Entrant’s use of the Contest, that would constitute, or would otherwise encourage, criminal conduct or give rise to civil liability; or (v) use the Contest for commercial purposes, including, without limitation,
    submitting any material to solicit funds or to promote, advertise or solicit the sale of any goods or services.
  12. ENTRY CONDITIONS: All Entries are subject to verification at any time. The Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsors – including, without limitation, government-issued photo identification) to participate in this Contest. Failure to provide such proof to the satisfaction of the Sponsors in a timely manner may result in disqualification. Any attempt by any Entrant, to participate or submit an Entry in any method, or have entered or participated in any fashion not sanctioned by the Official Contest Rules, including submitting an email that violates Rule 3 – Eligibility, will void that individual’s Entry and eligibility to win the Prize and that
    Entry will be disqualified from the Contest, at the sole discretion of the Sponsors. All Entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means,
    or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the Official Contest Rules may be disqualified by the Sponsors. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. An Entry will be rejected if (in the
    sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsors) the Entry is not fully completed and submitted during the Contest Period. Entries become property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged or returned. All
    federal, provincial/territorial, local, and other taxes on a Prize, if any, are the sole responsibility of each Winner.
  13. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By entering Contest, each Entrant confirms his or her or their understanding of and compliance with these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsors, which shall be
    final in all matters. The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, delayed, damaged, stolen, incomplete or incompatible Entries or related documents, or for any typographical, or other error in the printing of the offer, failure of the Contest websites, administration of the Contest, or announcement of
    any Prize, or for technical, hardware, or software malfunctions, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect,
    inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, or delayed electronic communications whether caused by the sender or
    by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in this Contest, or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of Sponsors that interferes with the proper conduct of the Contest as contemplated by these Official Contest Rules.
    None of the Released Parties assumes any liability for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind, including without limitation, direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or punitive damages which may be sustained to an Entrant’s or any other person’s computer equipment resulting from Entrant’s attempt to either participate in the Contest or download any information in connection with participating in the Contest or use of any website. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on any website is provided “as is” without any warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or noninfringement.
  14. RELEASES, WAIVERS, AND DISCLAIMERS: Unless otherwise required by applicable law, the Entrant agrees to the following releases, waivers and disclaimers:
    CONTEST RELEASE: By entering the Contest, each Entrant, and his/her/their representatives, heirs, next of kin or assignees (“Entrant’s Representatives”) agree to forever release, discharge and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any and all damages, claims, injuries, death, loss and/or liability to person or property of any kind to the Entrant, Entrant’s Representatives or any other person, due in whole or in part, whether directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Prize, participation in the Contest, any breach of the Official Rules, or in any Prize-related activity including any travel related thereto. The Entrant and Entrant’s Representatives agree to fully indemnify the Released Parties from any and all claims by third parties relating to the Contest, without limitation.
    PRIZE RELEASE: If an Entrant wins the Prize and accepts the Prize, such acceptance shall mean full satisfaction of the entitlement as an Entrant and Winner in the Contest and the Entrant fully discharges
    and forever releases the Released Parties, of and from any and all claims, demands, losses, damages, actions or causes of action whatsoever, whether known or unknown, whether at law or in equity which they or their heirs, executors, administrators, successors or assigns may now or hereafter have against any of the Released Parties in connection with the use, misuse or otherwise of the Prize.
    Entrant also acknowledges, without limiting the generality of the foregoing, that the Released Parties will not be responsible for any injury, accident, death or dismemberment, or any other loss, damage or expense in connection with the participation in the Prize. Refusal to accept a Prize releases the Released Parties of all responsibility and obligations toward the Winner of such Prize.
    In no event shall Sponsors be held to award more Prizes than what is mentioned in these Official Contest Rules or to award Prizes otherwise than in compliance with these Official Contest Rules.
  15. RIGHTS OF SPONSORS: All decisions of the Sponsor are final in all matters relating to the Contest and are binding on all entrants. If, in the Sponsors’ opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of
    tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if technical difficulties or any other factor including accident, printing, administrative, or any error of any kind compromises the integrity, administration, or
    conduct of the Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right to modify, cancel, or suspend this Contest without prior notice or obligation.
    Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or other component, or to otherwise undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt
    be made, the Sponsors reserve the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
    The Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify a person if he/she enters the Contest or tries to do so by any means contrary to these Official Contest Rules or which would be unfair to other Entrants or where
    Contest Entries are generated by any mechanical or automated means, including the supply of untruthful, inaccurate, or misleading details and/or information. Entry materials that have been tampered with, reproduced, falsified, or altered are void. In the event a dispute arises as to the identity of an online potential Winner, Entries made by internet will be declared by the name on the associated
    online entry form.
    All federal, provincial, and local laws and regulations apply. This Contest and the Official Contest Rules shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Province of Alberta and Manitoba
  16. PUBLICITY: By participating in this Contest and by accepting a Prize (if applicable) constitutes permission for the Sponsors, and their agencies to use the Entrants’ and Winners’, as applicable, names,
    cities and province of residence, biographical information, Entry information including Photo (if applicable), Prize information, video, recording, voice, photograph, statements and likenesses and for
    Georgian Bay Spirit Co. to create a videotape of the prize for purposes of advertising and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without further
    compensation, notification, or permission, unless otherwise prohibited by law.
  17. PRIVACY: Sponsors respect Entrants’ right to privacy. Personal information collected from Entrants will only be used for the purpose of administering this Contest and conducting publicity about this
    Contest. By entering this Contest, Entrants consent to Sponsors’ collection, use, and disclosure of their personal information for these purposes.
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