THE LABATT GREATEST LAKE CONTEST
*No purchase necessary to enter or win a prize. A purchase will not increase chances of winning. Contest begins on 08/01/22 and ends on 08/12/22. Contest open to legal US residents of CT, IL, MA, MI, MN, NH, NY, OH, PA, VT & WI who are 21 years of age or older at time of entry. Visit www.labattusa.com/greatestlake for Official Rules and how to enter. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. Instagram does not endorse Sponsor's products and is not affiliated with the Contest. Additional terms/restrictions apply. Beer. © 2022 Labatt USA, Buffalo NY. All Rights Reserved. *Labatt Reg. U.S. Trademark of Labatt Brewing Company Ltd.
THE LABATT GREATEST LAKE CONTEST
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE.
A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING.
MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT TIME OF ENTRY AND HAVE AN INTERNET CONNECTION.
ELIGIBILITY: The Labatt Greatest Lake Contest ("Contest") begins at approximately 12:00:01 AM Eastern Time ("ET") on 08/01/2022 ("Start Date") and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 08/12/2022 ("End Date") ("Promotion Period"). Contest is open to legal US residents of Connecticut, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont & Wisconsin who are 21 years of age or older at time of entry. This Contest is sponsored by Labatt USA Operating Company, Buffalo, New York ("Sponsor"). Employees of Sponsor along with their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies (collectively, "Released Parties"), any person affiliated with the alcoholic beverage industry, including but not limited to retailers of alcohol products, and their immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, children, and siblings) and household members of each (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate in or win the Promotion. By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor. Individuals who have won a prize (or whose household has won a prize) from Sponsor within six (6) months prior to the start date of this Contest are not eligible to participate or win. "Household" members shall mean people who share the same residence at least three (3) months a year. By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor.
HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Contest, during the Promotion Period, (i) follow Labatt USA @LabattUSA, (ii) post a picture of you enjoying a Labatt Branded product at your favorite lake to your Instagram account and (iii) include in the hashtag #LabattGreatestLake in your post. Each Entry must be shared to your Instagram social media platform. The post must include the hashtag #LabattGreatestLake and must tag @LabattUSA (hereinafter an "Entry"). All Entries must meet the submission guidelines outlined in these Official Rules. No beer purchase is necessary to participate. You may enter as many times as you like, provided that each Entry is unique. There is a limit of one (1) Prize per household. Entries must be received by the close of the Promotion Period.
SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: Each Entry that is submitted to this Contest must comply with the following Submission Guidelines to be eligible. Any Entry that, in Sponsor's sole and absolute discretion, violates these Official Rules or the Submission Guidelines below will be disqualified and/or will not be eligible to win a prize. By participating in this Contest, entrant grants Sponsor permission to use his/her name, likeness, and photograph, for future advertising and publicity purposes in connection with this Contest in any and all media without additional compensation, notification or permission, unless restricted by law.
The Entry MUST, in the sole discretion of Sponsor:
A. Be written in English;
B. Contain a picture that is the entrants original photograph and in accordance with these Entry Guidelines;
The Entry must NOT, in the sole discretion of Sponsor:
A. Contain content that violates or infringes upon another's rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights (including, without limitation, trademark or copyright infringement), without permission;
B. Disparage Sponsor or its products or services, Sponsor's competitors or their products or services, or any other person or party affiliated with the Contest;
C. Contain company names, product names, brand names or trademarks other than those owned by Sponsor, which participant has a limited license to use for this Contest;
D. Contains the names, likenesses, or other indicia identifying any celebrities and/or other public or private figure, living or dead, without permission;
E. Contain content that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, profane, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous, controversial or libelous;
F. Contain content that displays or promotes illegal drug use, irresponsible alcohol use, bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
G. Contain content that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to applicable laws or regulations;
H. Contain any photograph or reference to any person under twenty-one (21) years of age; and/or Contain content in which the Released Parties do not wish to associate themselves with, in their sole discretion.
JUDGING CRITERIA: Sponsor will review all eligible Entries and will select winners from those that are creative, unique, thoughtful, and meet all the Submission Guidelines.
PRIZES AND DRAWINGS: On or around 08/15/22 and subject to confirmation of eligibility, there will be a total of one (1) ("Winner") selected from a pool of all eligible entries received. The Winner will be chosen from Instagram. Each Winner will be notified by phone, text-message, email or direct message and entrants hereby consent to such notification by entering into this Contest. Each Winner will be awarded the following prize (the "Prize"): one (1) Labatt Blue Light branded inflatable standup paddleboard valued at four-hundred-dollars ($400.00). Exact prize will be determined solely in Sponsor discretion. The Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of each Prize is $400.00. The total ARV of all Prizes is $400.00. The odds of winning a Prize will depend on the total number of eligible entries received. All Prizes will be awarded unless Sponsor cannot obtain documentation from a potential Winner to prove eligibility in which case all Prizes may not be awarded. Winner is responsible for all costs and expenses incurred that are not specifically stated as being included as part of the Prize including, but not limited to, all taxes, surcharges, and all other costs and expenses not specifically stated as being included. Prize will be mailed to Winner at residence provided by Winner. No alcohol is being awarded as a Prize.
ENTRANT WARRANTY AND RELEASE: Each entrant warrants that they are eligible to participate in this Contest and has the legal capacity to agree to the terms of these Official Rules. Winner agrees to release, indemnify, and hold harmless the Released Parties from any and all liability, injuries, losses, or damages to any person (including death) or property, arising from or in connection with the awarding, receipt, use, and/or misuse of a prize or participation in any prize-related activity, and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trademark infringement, or any other intellectual property related cause of action.
LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, jumbled, incorrect, or inaccurate entries, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest or by any human error. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction(s) of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or other services, providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website (including Instagram), including, without limitation, any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation in this Contest. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error(s) in administration of the Contest, or in the selection/announcement of the prize winners. If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest. Should the Contest be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted where Sponsor deems fit and the prizes will be awarded via random drawing from among all eligible Entries received up until and or after (if applicable) the time of modification, cancellation or termination, or in a manner that is fair and equitable as determined by Sponsor. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned to entrants. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with the mechanics or logistics of this Contest will be declared ineligible and may be prosecuted. Sponsor is not responsible for lost or stolen Prizes. If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of being conducted as planned because of tampering, intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other reason (each an "Intervening Cause"), which affects the security, fairness, or proper execution of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right to modify or cancel the Contest or otherwise award the Prizes through a drawing from all eligible entries received which, in Sponsor's discretion, were not affected by the Intervening Cause. With regard to the Prize being awarded, Sponsor makes no express or implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In the event that a court, or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction, shall hold any of the provisions of these Official Rules to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, such provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in full force and effect.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Any disputes regarding this Contest shall be governed by New York State law and resolved in State or Federal court located in Erie County, New York. Any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred but in no event attorneys' fees. Entrant waives any claim for punitive, incidental and consequential damages. BY PARTICIPATING, EACH ENTRANT UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT THEY MAY BRING A CLAIM AGAINST THE RELEASED PARTIES ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS ONLY AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PURPORTED CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION OR PROCEEDING.
SOCIAL MEDIA DISCLAIMER: Entrants should understand that they are providing their information to the Sponsor and not to Instagram. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram.
WINNERS LIST: For a list of all Winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope within forty-five (45) days of the End Date to:Labatt Greatest Lake Contest Winners List,
79 Perry Street, Suite 200,
Buffalo, NY 14203.
SPONSOR: Labatt USA, Buffalo, New York is the sole Sponsor of this Contest. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Instagram. Any Prize manufacturer and its dealers do not endorse Sponsor's products and are not affiliated with this Contest. Any trademarks or trade names used are the property of their respective owners and are used for purposes of prize description only.