ABA Ultimate Fishing Package Promotion
OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE, QUOTE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE, QUOTE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

PROMOTIONAL PERIOD: The American Bass Anglers Ultimate Fishing Package Promotion (the “Promotion”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on Monday, May 25, 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on Thursday, March 31, 2016 (the “Promotion Period”).

ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open to legal residents of the continental United States, including the District of Columbia, age 21 or older at the time of entry. Void outside the continental U.S., and wherever else prohibited by law. The following are not eligible for the Promotion: (i) employees, agents and directors of American Bass Anglers (“Administrator and Sponsor”), FCA US LLC - RAM Trucks (“Sponsor”), Fishing Holdings LLC. d/b/a Triton Boats (“Sponsor”), Mercury Marine (“Sponsor”), Best Western International, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Pure Fishing, Inc. (“Sponsor”), EnerSys Energy Products Inc. (“Sponsor”), Carlstar Group LLC (“Sponsor”), Maui Jim, Inc. (“Sponsor”), T-H Marine Supplies, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Scout.com (“Sponsor”), Ray Scott Outdoors (“Sponsor”), and each of their parent, subsidiary, successors, assignees, and affiliated companies, and their respective advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”); (ii) persons providing support services to any sales agent authorized to represent American Bass Anglers or its parent, subsidiaries, or affiliate companies (whether those persons are employed by agent or not); and (iii) the “immediate family members” and/or “household members” of any of the persons set forth in (i) or (ii) above. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings or spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months per year. By entering the Promotion, participants agree to abide by all terms of the Official Rules and Regulations applicable thereto. Subject to all applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations.

ENTRY: There are two (3) ways to enter.

Method #1: RAM Dealer Entry. Visit a RAM Truck Dealer and schedule a Ride and Drive, locate a RAM Trucks Sales Representative to obtain an official entry form and follow all instructions and complete the entry form in its entirety and submit to the RAM Dealer. Event Entries must be received at a participating RAM Truck Dealer during operating hours between Friday, May 25, 2015 and Wednesday, March 31, 2016.

Method #2: Event Entry. Register for any American Bass Angler bass tournament or attend a RAM Ride and Drive event held at scheduled American Bass Angler Tournament Event. Event Entries must be received by Wednesday, March 31, 2016.

Method #3: Triton Dealer Entry. Visit a Triton Dealer and locate a Triton Sales Representative and follow all entry instructions to complete the entry form in its entirety and submit to the Triton Dealer Representative. Event Entries must be received at a participating Triton Dealer during their hours of operation between Friday, May 25, 2015 and Wednesday, March 31, 2016.

Limit: One (1) Entry per person per day. All entries become the exclusive property of the administrator and will not be acknowledged or returned. On the entry form you may opt-out from receiving communications from Sponsor. All entries must be received by the conclusion of the Promotion Period to be eligible to win.

PRIZE/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)/ODDS: There will be one (1) Grand Prize. The Ultimate Fishing Package consisting of a one (1) 12-month lease for a 2015 Ram truck with an MSRP not to exceed $50,000 and a total annual lease payment not to exceed $12,500.00 (ARV: $12,500.00)., a one year promotional Memo Deal from Triton Boats that includes a one year free use of a Triton 21TRX Bass Boat with standard equipment and custom factory matched trailer, a Memo Deal from Mercury Marine for a one year free use of a 250 Pro XS Optimax outboard motor and a Motor Guide Trolling Motor. Triton Boat Trailer will have Carlisle Tire and Custom Wheels as well as ODYSSEY Marine Batteries and T-H Marine Accessories. In addition the Grand Prize winner will be furnished Fishing Gear from ABU Garcia and Berkley, Sunglasses from Maui Jim, Rain Gear from SIMMS, $1,000 Travel Cards from Best Western Hotels, 2 RAM/ABA Tournament Jerseys and Caps, Day of Fishing trip at Ray Scott’s Trophy Bass Retreat, a life membership to American Bass Anglers and a certificate for up to $1,000 in tournament entry fees to American Bass Anglers Tournaments. Total ARV of the Grand Prize is approximately $25,000.00. ARV is as of date of drafting these Official Rules. The difference in value of Grand Prize as stated herein and value at time of prize notification or awarding, if any, will not be awarded. Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.

The Grand Prize Winner will be responsible for pick-up of the Grand Prize at an authorized Ram Truck Dealer for the truck and an authorized Triton Dealer for the boat as determined by the Sponsor at its sole discretion. The prize will be awarded within approximately 90 days after the winner is verified. Grand Prize will be available with standard equipment; any upgrades and options are at the sole expense of the winner. Color, package, factory options, and other prize specifics to be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and are subject to availability. Winner will be required to qualify for and sign a lease prior to vehicle delivery and will be responsible for charges for damage to the vehicle, excess wear and tear and a .25 per mile charge for mileage in excess of 12,000 miles in addition to costs associated with the operation and maintenance of the vehicle in accordance with the manufacturer’s specifications. Winner will be responsible for all of the following and their related costs: optional equipment; freight and dealer prep fees; title; license; insurance; and registration fees required in claiming the Grand Prize; applicable taxes; as well as all other expenses relating to the receipt and use of Grand Prize, including any travel and transportation costs associated with collecting the Grand Prize. All other costs not specifically stated herein as being awarded are the responsibility of the Winner. Winner will be responsible for transporting prize from dealership. Winner must have proof of a valid U.S. driver’s license from his or her State or place of residence in the United States; and proof of driver's insurance; and proof of boat property and liability insurance to take delivery of Grand Prize; failure to qualify for the Ram truck lease or to show same may result in Grand Prize forfeiture and selection of an alternate Winner.

RANDOM DRAWING & WINNER VERIFICATION: The winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about Monday, April 4, 2016 from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period by the Administrator whose decisions are final.

Grand Prize winner will be confirmed via email and/or phone, and will be required to sign and return, within seven (7) days of notification, an Affidavit of Eligibility & Liability Waiver, a W-9 Form and where allowable, a Publicity Release (collectively, "the Releases"), and a “Hold Harmless and Indemnity Agreement” protecting sponsors from claims resulting from negligence by winner in the use of the Prize. These releases will require the Winner to furnish his/her Social Security Number for the sole purpose of tax reporting, as required by law. Noncompliance will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected.

If Affidavit/Release is returned as undeliverable or if the selected winner cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason, or he/she is not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected in a separate random drawing.

PRIZE CONDITIONS: PARTICIPATION IN THIS PROMOTION AND THE RECEIPT AND/OR USE OF ANY PRIZE OFFERED IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT ANY BOATING ACTIVITY THAT IS BEYOND YOUR SKILL LEVEL AND REVIEW OF THE OWNER’S MANUAL IS REQUIRED PRIOR TO USE. ENTRANTS ACKNOWLEDGE THE INHERENT HAZARDS, DANGERS AND RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH BOATING, AND THAT THERE ARE NATURAL FACTORS AND OCCURRENCES WHICH MAY IMPACT ON OR AFFECT THE SAFETY OF SUCH ACTIVITIES, AND ENTRANTS ASSUMES ALL LSUCH RISKS AND DANGERS OF BOATING, WHEATHER MENTIONED HERE OR NOT.

If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, or if winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these rules that winner will be disqualified, and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner in a separate random drawing.

Prizes are not redeemable for cash. Prizes are non-assignable or transferable. No substitution is permitted except if prize is unavailable, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. No cash in lieu of prize and no exchange or substitution of prize, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Any other incidental expenses on prize not specified herein are the winner’s sole responsibility.

Winner is responsible for all federal, state, local and income taxes associated with winning prize. Winner will be required to furnish his/her social security number for the sole purpose of preparation of any tax forms as required by law.
Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use winner's name, prize won, hometown, likeness, video tape, photographs, and statements for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission.

Prize is awarded “AS IS” with NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED BY SPONSOR.. Winners acknowledge that the Official Sponsor and all other businesses affiliated with this Promotion and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of the prize being offered, except that each merchandise prize shall be subject to its manufacturer’s standard warranty (if any).

GENERAL: Although subsequent attempts to enter on a given day may be received, only the first complete entry received from a particular entrant will be eligible; subsequent attempts by the same person to enter, including entries submitted with an alternate email address, will be disqualified.

Participating entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of Administrator and the Sponsor, and release the Promotional Entities and their affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Promotion, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation in the promotion, and the acceptance and use/misuse of the prize offered. Winner assumes all liability for any injury and/or death or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Promotion or use/misuse or redemption of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for incompatibility of entrant’s hardware, software or browser technology.

In the event of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the "Authorized Account Holder" of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor may ask any entrant or potential winner to provide Sponsor with proof that such party is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the entry. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; or (ii) error, 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 of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the Promotion. By participating in the Promotion, you (i) agree to be bound by these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor and the promotion administrator, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Promotion. Failure to comply with these official rules may result in disqualification from the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from the Promotion any person it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or has intentionally violated these official rules or has been acting in an un-sportsman like or disruptive manner; and (ii) withdraw any method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Promotion), and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal.

LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER OR VANDALIZE THIS WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Alabama. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Alabama without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Alabama or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction. If any portion of these rules is held invalid or unenforceable, it shall not invalidate or render unenforceable the remaining portions of the rules. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to actual damages, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential, or incidental damages, including attorney’s fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief.

These rules are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Alabama. Any action arising out of or relating to these rules will be brought by the parties only in an Alabama state court in Limestone County or a federal court sitting within Northeastern District of the State of Alabama, which will be the exclusive venue for any such action; each party waives any objection to the laying of such venue of any such action, and irrevocably consents and submits to the jurisdiction of any such designated court (and the appropriate appellate courts) in any such action. WAIVER OF JURY TRIAL-EACH OF THE PARTIES HEREBY IRREVOCABLY AND UNCONDITIONALLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT THEY MAY HAVE TO A TRIAL BY JURY IN ANY ACTION INVOLVING, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, ANY MATTER (WHETHER SOUNDING IN TORT, CONTRACT, OR OTHERWISE) IN ANY WAY ARISING OUT OF, OR RELATED TO, OR CONNECTED WITH THESE RULES."
THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE THEIR RIGHT TO JURY TRIAL WITH RESPECT TO ALL CLAIMS AND ISSUES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT WHETHER SOUNDING IN CONTRACT OR TORT, AND INCLUDING ANY CLAIM FOR FRAUDULENT INDUCEMENT THEREOF.

OFFICIAL RULES REQUEST: To request a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by 12/21/15, to: The Ultimate Fishing Package Promotion, Official Rules Request P.O. Box 475, Athens, AL 35612.

WINNER CONFIRMATION: For a written confirmation of the winner (available after 04/16/15, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope (no later than 04/25/16), to: The Ultimate Fishing Package Promotion, Winner Confirmation Request P.O. Box 475, Athens, AL 35612.

Administrator: American Bass Anglers, Inc., P.O. Box 475, Athens, AL 35612.

 

To learn more about this Ultimate Fishing Package Giveaway enter any ABA bass tournament, visit your local RAM or Triton Dealer
Ultimate Fishing Package Giveaway, PO Box 475, Athens, AL 35612