Bosch Tools ’n’ Swag Giveaway

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Tools’n’Swag Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) commences February 4th, 2020, and ends February 7th, 2020 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to individuals who, as of the entry date, are (a) legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (excluding every national, state, local or other jurisdiction in which it is prohibited or restricted by any law, statute, regulation or other appropriate authority, and in particular Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. territories, and U.S. military installations in a foreign country), and (b) the greater of eighteen (18) years old or have reached the age of majority in the jurisdiction where the individual resides. Employees of Robert Bosch Tool Corporation (“Sponsor”) and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings or spouse, regardless of where they live) or person living in the same household (whether related or not) and its affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies are not eligible to participate. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, municipal and local laws and regulations. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period you may enter the Sweepstakes by following the steps set forth below. Each entry shall be considered an “Entry” under this Sweepstakes and all such entries shall together constitute “Entries” under this Sweepstakes.

1. RETRIEVE THE DAILY CODE. Each day at approximately 10am CST during the Sweepstakes Period, we will post a daily code for that day’s Prize (as defined below) (each, a “Daily Code”). Each Daily Code will be posted on the “@boschtoolsna” Instagram Story – to retrieve it, visit instagram.com, either (a) log in to your Instagram account or (b) create a free Instagram account if you do not already have one (please note that you must agree to Instagram’s terms and conditions), and watch that day’s @boschtoolsna Instagram Story. If you do not have an Instagram account and do not want to create one, you can still retrieve the day’s Daily Code by going to https://core18v.boschtools.com/dailycode/ (the “Code Site”). Write down the Daily Code once you’ve retrieved it.

2. ENTER THE DAILY CODE AND YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS ON THE SWEEPSTAKES SITE. To enter the Sweepstakes for a specific day during the Sweepstakes Period, visit https://core18v.boschtools.com/bosch-woc-live/ (the “Sweepstakes Site”) and enter that day’s Daily Code and your email address before 11:59:59pm CST that day.

Limit one (1) Entry per person per email account per household per day during the Sweepstakes Period. Any attempts by an entrant to submit more than one (1) Entry per person per email account, per household per day during the Sweepstakes Period will result in such entrant being disqualified. Each Entry will be deemed submitted by the Authorized Account Holder (as defined below) of the email address submitted with the Entry.

DRAWING: One (1) winner will be selected for each day during the Sweepstakes Period in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received for the applicable day (a total of four (4) winners will be selected over the course of the Sweepstakes). The drawing for each day’s Prize will be held at 10am CST the following morning. The drawing will be conducted by a Sponsor representative, whose decisions shall be final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Non-winning Entries will not be carried over to the next day’s drawing. The odds of winning are dependent upon the total number of Entries received for the applicable day.

PRIZES: Grand Prize (4): Four (4) grand prizes are available in the Sweepstakes – one for each day during the Sweepstakes Period:
February 4 – Day 1 Prize:
One (1) Bosch GBH18V-26DK15 18V EC Brushless SDS-Plus Bulldog 1 in. Rotary Hammer Kit with CORE18V 4.0 Ah Compact Battery and one (1) Bosch Hi-Vis Gear. Approximate retail value is $200 USD.

February 5 – Day 2 Prize:
One (1) GDX18V-1800C “Freak” ¼ In. and ½ In. Two-In-One Bit/Socket Impact Driver with 4.0ah battery, One (1) Bosch Hi-Vis gear. Approximate retail value is $250 USD.

February 6 – Day 3 Prize:
One (1) 18V X-Lock EC Brushless Connected-Ready 4-1/2 In. – 5 In. Angle Grinder with No Lock-On Paddle Switch with 4.0ah Battery, one( 1) Bosch Hi-Vis Gear. Approximate retail value is $200 USD.

February 7 – Day 4 Prize:
One (1) BLAZE GLM50C Laser Distance Measure and one (1) Bosch Hi-Vis Gear. Approximate retail value is $150 USD.
(each of the Day 1 Prize, Day 2 Prize, Day 3 Prize and Day 4 Prize above, a “Prize”)
Approximate total retail value of all Prizes: $800

Approximate retail value is at the time the rules were printed, and the value of one or more Prizes may fluctuate. No substitution, assignment or transfer of a Prize is permitted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a Prize with another prize of greater or equal value, including cash, if a Prize is not available for any reason as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Winner is solely and fully responsible for any and all costs, fees, taxes, assessments and expenses associated with prize award, receipt and use except for transportation costs to ship the Prize to the winner within the United States.

For the avoidance of doubt, all eligible Entries that comply with these Official Rules will be entered into the Sweepstakes and such Entries will not be judged, but only used as a method of entry into the random drawings specified herein. All eligible respondents with a proper Entry under these Official Rules will be entered into the applicable random drawing to receive the applicable Prize above. All improperly completed entries will not be entered into the random drawings to win the Prizes listed herein and will not be returned.

PRIZE CONDITIONS: Potential winners may be required to produce proof of identity, address, and birth date, and may be required to execute and return certain winner documents (as applicable), including an affidavit of eligibility, a liability and publicity release, and tax acknowledgment form. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, is a bot, is ineligible, fails to claim the Prize, or fails to return the required documents within fourteen (14) days or by the deadline specified in any prize-related documents, the Prize may, in our sole discretion, be forfeited and/or awarded randomly to an alternate winner. We are not responsible for the safe arrival of any notification, confirmation thereof, or other correspondence. Except where legally prohibited, potential winners grant (and agree to confirm in writing) permission for the Sponsor to use his/her name, likeness, biographical information, voice and other indicia of persona in advertising/trade/promotional/publicity materials worldwide without notice or additional compensation. Prizes will be shipped to the potential winners within six (6) weeks of Sponsor’s receipt of the winner’s required documents. No mechanically or programmatically reproduced entries are permitted. Sponsor will not verify receipt of entries for entrants. All entries submitted become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

Any attempted form of participation in this Sweepstakes other than as described herein is void. If it is discovered or suspected at Sponsor’s sole discretion that an entrant has entered or attempted to enter more than once using multiple e-mail addresses, multiple identities, proxy servers or like methods, all of that entrant’s entries will be declared null and void, and that entrant may be ineligible to win the Prize. Also, if it is discovered that any entrant attempts to receive additional entries in excess of the stated limitation, that entrant will, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner, the Authorized Account Holder of the e-mail address registered to the Instagram account of the winning Entry will be declared the winner. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual found, in its sole opinion, to be tampering with the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike manner or with the intent to disrupt the normal operation of a Sweepstakes. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, third-party or like methods to participate in the Sweepstakes may void any attempted participation effected by such methods and the disqualification of the individual utilizing the same.

CAUTION AND WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE SWEEPSTAKES OR TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

In the event of any conflict with any Sweepstakes details contained in these Official Rules, and Sweepstakes details contained in any Sweepstakes promotional materials (including, but not limited to, point of sale, television and print advertising, promotional packaging and other promotional media), the details of the Sweepstakes as set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail.
PRIVACY: Information collected from the entrants is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy found at https://www.boschtools.com/us/en/footer/privacy-policy/.

Information received from entrants may also be used by Sponsor to e-mail entrants information regarding product offers, promotions and special events, but only in the event that entrants expressly, knowingly, and affirmatively agree to be so contacted.

THIRD-PARTY PLATFORMS: The Sponsor or its agent may utilize third-party websites, apps, or platforms to promote the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with such third parties. By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to release such third party from any and all claims associated with the Sweepstakes.

GENERAL: By participating, entrants agree: (a) to be bound by and accept these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor (including, without limitation, decisions regarding eligibility of entries, the selection of entrants and winners, and the awarding of prizes), which are final and binding in all respects; and (b) to forever and irrevocably release and hold harmless Sponsor, its subsidiaries, divisions and affiliates, and their respective agents, affiliates, employees, officers, directors, and shareholders from and against all claims, damages or liabilities arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation and/or entry in this promotion and/or entrant’s award, receipt or use of any prize awarded in this promotion. Sponsor makes no warranty, representation or guarantee on the prizes. If, for any reason, this promotion is not able to be conducted as planned, including, but not limited to, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or integrity or proper conduct of the promotion, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes and to draw winner(s) from all eligible Entries received as of the date of termination.

Sponsor will report all prize winnings to the appropriate state and federal agencies as required by applicable law. Winners are responsible for all other associated costs in connection with the prize, including tax consequences (if any). If applicable, a winner will be issued an IRS Form 1099 for the value of the prize. Each winner agrees to permit us to use his/her name and likeness in promotional and our other materials, without additional compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree the Sponsor and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives, consultants, contractors, legal counsel, advertising, public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies, website providers, Web masters and their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, designees and agents (“Released Parties”) are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, stolen, misdirected, postage due, or undeliverable e-mail notifications or postal mail; or for any computer, telephone, satellite, cable, network, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections or availability; or garbled, corrupt or jumbled transmissions, service provider/Internet/website/UseNet accessibility, availability or traffic congestion; or any technical, mechanical, printing, or typographical or other error; or unauthorized human intervention; or inaccurate capture of Sweepstakes-related information; or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information. The Released Parties are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by any website users, tampering, hacking or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, technical error, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to any Sweepstakes-related website(s). Released Parties are not responsible for any injury or damage, whether personal or property, to participants or to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting a prize. Released Parties shall not be responsible or liable for entries entered by any automated computer, program, mechanism or device; for any entries in excess of the stated limit; or for entries that are late, forged, lost, misplaced, misdirected, tampered with, incomplete, deleted, damaged, garbled or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, and all such entries will, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, be disqualified.

If for any reason, Sponsor believes the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and/or proceed with the Sweepstakes, including the selection of the winners in a manner it deems fair and reasonable. Notice of such cancellation, termination, or modification of the Sweepstakes shall be posted at the Website. This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees: (i) to be bound by these Official Rules and by all applicable laws and by the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be binding and final; (ii) to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with respect to these Official Rules; (iii) to waive all of his or her rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against any of the Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes; and (iv) to forever and irrevocably agree to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless each of the Released Parties from any and all claims, lawsuits, judgments, causes of action, proceedings, demands, fines, penalties, liability, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable outside attorneys’ fees) that may arise in connection with: (a) the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, any Sweepstakes-related activity or element thereof, and the entrant’s entries, participation or inability to participate in the Sweepstakes; (b) the violation of any third-party privacy, personal, publicity or proprietary rights; (c) typographical or printing errors in these Official Rules or any Sweepstakes materials; (d) acceptance, receipt, delivery of, possession, defects in, use, nonuse, misuse, inability to use, loss, damage, destruction, negligence or willful misconduct in connection with the use of the Prize (or any component thereof); (e) change in the Prize (or any components thereof) due to unavailability or due to reasons beyond Sponsor’s control, including, but not limited to, acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not such action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened or actual terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot or other cause beyond any of the Released Parties’ control, or as otherwise permitted in these Official Rules; (f) any interruptions in or postponement, cancellation or modification of the Sweepstakes; (g) human error; (h) incorrect or inaccurate transcription, receipt or transmission of an entry; (i) any technical malfunctions or unavailability of any social media platform or any telephone network, computer system, computer online system, mobile device, computer timing and/or dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or Internet service provider, or mail service utilized by any of the Released Parties or by an entrant; and (j) interruption or inability to access the Sweepstakes, any Sweepstakes-related websites or any online service via the Internet due to hardware or software compatibility problems.

WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING PRIZE COMPONENTS, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT), BEYOND THE CUSTOMARY WARRANTY PROVIDED WHEN THE PRIZE (OR PRIZE COMPONENTS) IS SOLD AT RETAIL.

Some jurisdictions may not allow the limitations or exclusions of liability for incidental or consequential damages or exclusions of implied warranties; therefore some of the above limitations or exclusions may not apply. Check local laws for any restrictions or limitations regarding these limitations or exclusions.

LAW AND FORUM: THESE RULES SHALL BE GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, EXCEPT FOR ITS CONFLICT OF LAW PROVISIONS. EACH ENTRANT HEREBY IRREVOCABLY CONSENTS AND SUBMITS TO THE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION OF THE STATE AND FEDERAL COURTS, AS APPLICABLE, LOCATED IN ILLINOIS IN CONNECTION WITH ANY PROCEEDING ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND WAIVES ANY OBJECTION TO JURISDICTION IN SUCH COURTS.

WINNERS’ LIST: To request a list of winners, send a self-addressed postage-stamped envelope by June 01, 2020, to Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, Attention: Bosch Tools Marketing, 1800 W. Central Road, Mount Prospect, IL 60056.
SPONSOR: Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, 1800 W. Central Road, Mount Prospect, IL 60056