DOCKWA "DOCK FREE IN 2017" OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES

 

THE SWEEPSTAKES IS FREE AND NO PAYMENT OR PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PAYMENT OR PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

SWEEPSTAKES DESCRIPTION: Open to legal residents of the U.S. who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited by law. The Dock Free in 2017 Sweepstakes (hereon referred to as “sweepstakes”) entry period begins at 12PM (EST) December 14, 2016 and ends at 11:59AM (EST) February 10, 2017.

AGREEMENT TO RULES: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Dockwa, Inc. and BoatUS as final and binding as it relates to the content. The sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

HOW TO ENTER: Qualified entrants shall submit name and email via sweepstakes entry form. Limit one entry per person. Non-BoatUS Members or Dockwa users may submit their entry via mailing a handwritten 3'x5' postcard with their name, address and phone number to Dockwa, Inc., 1035 Cambridge Street, Suite 30, Cambridge, MA 02141. 

OVERVIEW: Sweepstakes begins December 14, 2016 at 12PM EST and ends February 10, 2017, 11:59AM EST. The winner, chosen by Dockwa and BoatUS staff, will be notified via email by February 14, 2017. 

PRIZES: Prize includes $2500 in credit for transient dockage, redeemable at marinas and yacht clubs that are partnered both with Dockwa and BoatUS. Prize also includes a free 1-year Membership to BoatUS. 

WINNER NOTIFICATION: One winner will be selected by February 10, 2017. Prize will be awarded to owner of the boat registered with both Dockwa and BoatUS, not to crew or associates. The sweepstakes winner will be notified via email on or before February 14, 2017 that their entry has won. The winner will have one week (7 days) to accept or decline prize. Winners may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release and, unless prohibited, a Publicity Release within seven (7) days of issuance of notification. Non-compliance within this time period may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Return of any prize notification or prize as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor to use winners' names and likenesses for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation unless prohibited by law. By entering, participants release and hold harmless the Sponsor and the Prize Sponsor, their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this sweepstakes or use of any prize won. Winner is responsible for all taxes. 

INTERNET: If for any reason this sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to an infection by a 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 sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the sweepstakes. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by the Sponsor due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE 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 a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

ADDITIONAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES:

  • Entrants must be registered Dockwa boaters at the time of sweepstakes winner selection.
  • Dockwa reserves the right to change the sweepstakes rules without prior notification.
  • Sponsor is not responsible for any failure of the sweepstakes form during the voting period including any technical malfunction of any computer, on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or review to be received on account of traffic congestion on the internet or on Facebook, or any combination thereof.
  • Employees of Dockwa, Inc., BoatUS, and their family members are not eligible to win
  • Void where prohibited.
  • The laws of the U.S. govern this sweepstakes. Sweepstakes entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these official rules and by the decisions of Dockwa and BoatUS, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this sweepstakes. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply.

PRIVACY POLICY: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Dockwa Web Site.

WINNERS LIST: To obtain a copy of the winner's name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Dockwa, Inc. Address: 1035 Cambridge Street, Suite 30, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02141. Requests must be received no later than March 14, 2017.

SPONSORThe Sponsor of this sweepstakes: Dockwa, Inc. Address: 1035 Cambridge Street, Suite 30, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02141. Phone: (401) 236-8304.