STIO BREWING VOTING/GRAND PRIZE RULES NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO VOTE OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
STIO P.O. Box 459 WILSON, WYOMING 83014 Administrator: STIO Prize Providers: STIO
1. How To Vote during the Brewing Colab Contest:
Beginning Oct 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM (MST) through October 12, 2014 at 2:00 PM (MST), go to http://stio.com/brewski to vote for your favorite beer name from the three finalists named. One vote per person permitted. Voting will be open to the public and the name that receives the most amount of votes will win the prize package listed on item (2). Winner will be announced from the three finalists on or about October 20th, 2014. Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of votes received. Stio Marketing department will collect and tally the votes.
2. Prizes & Approximate Retail Value:
One (1) Winner will receive an Environ Jacket and pants, dinner for two at the Q Roadhouse (gratuity and tax not included), a growler of beer, 2 full day lift tickets to Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Approximate Retail value of the grand prize is $1000.
3. Winner Notification:
In the event the Winner doesn’t respond to Sponsor’s notification or does not accept the prize within five (5) business days of notification, the prize will be deemed forfeited and an alternate Winner will be selected. In the event that any one or more potential Winner(s) fails to respond as stated above, declines the prize or fails to provide signed affidavits or releases, such Winner(s) will be deemed to forfeit the prize and Sponsor will select an alternate Winner(s) from the remaining eligible entrants. If any alternate(s) similarly fails to respond or declines the prize, Sponsor will use a reasonable number of attempts, in its discretion, to award the prize(s) to another alternate(s) but if it is unable to do so, the prize(s) will be finally forfeited and Sponsor shall have no further liability in connection with this Sweepstakes. Winners will be notified via e-mail or postal mail at Sponsor's discretion, on or about October 20, 2014. Winners' List: Winner’ name will be posted online at www.Stio.com, in the Stio print catalog, via email promotion and on Stio social marketing pages: Facebook and Twitter.
Limit one (1) vote per person per unique brand presentation for the Brewing Colab Contest (referred to as the “Promotion”) regardless of method of vote. Multiple entries from the same person will be disqualified. Votes using macro, robotic, scrip or other forms of automatic entry will be disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible for late, incomplete, or inaccurate votes. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online entrant, the prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the e-mail address. The "authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person to whom the e-mail address is assigned by an Internet service provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia.
6. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION:
Finalists must have a valid e-mail address, and it is entrant's responsibility to update Sponsor of any change in e-mail address. Expenses not specifically included in prize description and all taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Each prize is awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, outside of manufacturer's limited warranty. No transfer, assignment, or substitution of a prize permitted, except Sponsor reserves the right to substitute for prize an item of equal or greater value in the event an advertised prize is unavailable. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Promotion. Winner may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and, where legally permissible, a Publicity Release within 5 days following the date of first attempted notification. Failure to comply with this deadline may result in forfeiture of the prize and selection of an alternate winner. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Winner hereby further agrees that he/she will sign any documents necessary to transfer copyright of the entry to Sponsor within 5 days following the date of first attempted notification. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Sponsor and its agencies to use winner's name and/or likeness, biographical material, and/or entry (including an altered form of the entry) for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. By accepting prize, winner agrees to hold Sponsor, its advertising and promotion agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representative agents, successors, assigns, officers, directors, and employees harmless for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in the Promotion or acceptance or use of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any printing, typographical, mechanical, or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of the prize.
7. Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release:
Potential Winners of Grand Prize will be required to sign and properly execute the following documents and return them via email (and subsequently by mail) to Stio within 72 hours of receipt: (1) an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Waiver; (2) a W-9 Tax Form. If any documents sent to a Potential Winner by any means are returned as undeliverable or if a Potential Winner fails to properly execute and return all documents described herein in the time noted, or if a Potential Winner is found not to be eligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules the winner’s prize will be forfeited, and an alternate Potential Winner (for corresponding Prize) may be selected for and contacted in accordance with these Official Rules.
Sponsor is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware, or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in a Promotion if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices or intending to abuse, threaten, or harass other entrants. Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Website or undermine the legitimate operation of the 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 participant to the fullest extent of the law.
9. DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW:
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in Jackson, WY; (2) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential, or other damages, including without limitation lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"); and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased.
10. Binding Arbitration:
The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules and/or this Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or this Sweepstakes shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the State of Wyoming, and judgment on the arbitration award may be entered into any court having jurisdiction thereof.
11. PRIZE TAXES:
All federal, state or other tax liabilities arising from this Sweepstakes are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner.
12. USE OF DATA:
All information submitted by Entrants will be treated according to Sponsor’s privacy policies. By participating in the Promotion and providing any personal contact information, Entrants hereby agree to the Sponsor’s collection, usage and sharing of their personal information as described in Sponsor’s privacy policies and acknowledge that they have read and accepted the Sponsor’s Privacy Policies.