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Rules and Regulations PM19 Contest


  1. Eligibility:This promotion (the “Campaign”) is open only to those attendees who sign up at Podcast Movement 2019 and who are at least 21 years of age as of the date of entry, except for any attendees who may be prohibited from participating by law. Employees of Iotum Inc., the operator of TalkShoe (“Iotum” or “TalkShoe”) and Bosch Security Systems, the operator of Electro-Voice, and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household as Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations, and is otherwise void where prohibited. Residents of Quebec and Rhode Island are not eligible to participate in the Campaign.
  2. Agreement to Rules:By participating, the contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by the terms and conditions of the Campaign as set forth herein (the “Rules”), and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Iotum and Bosch Security Systems as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.
  3. Campaign Period:Entries will be accepted at the TalkShoe Podcast Pavilion beginning Tuesday, August 14, 2019 at 9:00 AM EST and ending Friday, August 16 at 11:00 AM EST.
  4. How to Enter:The Campaign can be entered by submitting an entry using the designated electronic devices at Podcast Movement 2019. An entry must fulfill all Campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize, including provision by You of the information requested. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems. You may enter only once, and You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems.
  5. Prizes:There are four (4) individual prize packages eligible to be won pursuant to the Campaign, each to be won as set forth below. Each selected winner (together, the “Winners”) will receive two (1) Electro-Voice RE320 Microphone, a retail value of $299.00 USD. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize packages may vary and shall be solely determined by TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at TalkShoe and Bosch Security System’s discretion. All prize packages are nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless otherwise prohibited by law.
  6. Odds:The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
  7. Winner Selection and Notification:The four (4) Winners will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems. Winners will be announced prior to the keynote address on Friday, August 16, 2019 at Podcast Movement 2019. Winners in attendance should pick up prizes at the Podcast Pavilion by 2:00 PM EST on Friday, August 16, 2019. Winners that do not pick up their prizes at that time will be contacted via email. TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within five (5) days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited, and an alternate Winner may be selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT TALKSHOE AND BOSCH SECURITY SYSTEM’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
  8. Rights Granted by You:By entering the Campaign, all associated content provided by You (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that TalkShoe and/or Bosch Security Systems, anyone acting on behalf of TalkShoe and/or Bosch Security Systems, and TalkShoe and/or Bosch Security System’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes, in each case without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.
  9. Terms & Conditions: Talk hoe and Bosch Security Systems reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond TalkShoe or Bosch Security System’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by TalkShoe or Bosch Security Systems. TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems have the right, in their sole discretion, in order to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems reserve the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  10. Limitation of Liability:By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems and their subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
  11. Disputes:THIS CAMPAIGN IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Illinoishaving jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
  12. Privacy Policy:Information submitted with an entry is subject to each of the Privacy Policies associated with the TalkShoe and Bosch Security Systems websites. To read the TalkShoe Privacy Policy, click here. To read the Bosch Security Systems Privacy Policy, click here.
  13. 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: TalkShoe, c/o Iotum Inc., 1209 N. Orange St, Wilmington DE 19801-1120. Requests must be received no later than September 26, 2019.
  14. Sponsor:The sponsors of the Campaign are Iotum Inc., 1209 N. Orange St, Wilmington DE 19801-1120 and Bosch Security Systems, 5800 North Illinois Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208.