The “I love Gibson and Onkyo” Promotion For the International Consumer Electronics Show (the “CES Convention”) - General Attendees.


Entry begins on January 8th, 2013 and ends on the 10th of January, 2013. The deadline for entry will be at 2:00 PM (PST) on January 10th, 2013. Sponsor will conduct the promotion in conjunction with the 2013 CES Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. Memorabilia Winners will be selected randomly during each hour of the convention (between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm) and the guitar drawing will be held at the Gibson booth #CP30 at approximately 11:00 AM PST and approximately 3:00 pm on January 8th, 9th and 10th, 2013.

GIBSON GUITAR CORP. (“Gibson”) IS THE SPOSNOR OF THIS PROMOTION. THIS PROMOTION IS OPEN ONLY TO THE REGISTERED ATTENDEES OF THE CES CONVENTION WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY ("ENTRANTS"). Entrants must attend the 2013 CES Convention, wear the “I love Gibson & Onkyo” buttons during the convention hours, and must be present at the Gibson Booth at the time the drawing takes place to accept prize. This offer is void where prohibited or restricted and subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. By participating in the Promotion, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Promotion Rules, release Sponsors and any affiliates against all claims, injuries, or damage arising out of any participation in these Promotion and redemption of the prize, and acknowledge compliance with these Official Promotion Rules. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. There is no cost to enter or win. Offer void where prohibited.

Pick up “I love Gibson & Onkyo” buttons outside the CES registration tent and at the Gibson booth #CP30. Entrants must wear the button during the CES Convention hours between 9:00am-4:00pm on January 8th, 9th and 10th.

Guitar Drawings on January 8, 2013, during the 11:00 A.M (PST) and 3:00 P.M (PST) drawings:
An independent third party will randomly select five (5) Entrants in the Convention Center, at which point the Entrants will provide the independent third party with one (1) personal business card displaying Entrants name. At approximately 11:00 AM and approximately 3:00 PM, the independent third party will perform a random drawing of the business cards at the Gibson Booth. The first business card selected will be the grand prize winner, and the corresponding Entrant will be eligible to receive a Les Paul Signature T Min-ETune (Retail value $3399.00).

The remaining four (4) Entrants who provided their business card for the hourly drawings will win Gibson memorabilia of their choice available at the Gibson Booth (Retail Value up to $65).

Hourly Gibson Memorabilia Prize Giveaways between 9:00AM-3:00 P.M (PST) on January 8th ,9th and 10th 2013.
An independent third party will randomly select five (5) Entrants, at which point the Entrants will provide the independent third party with one (1) personal business card displaying Entrants name. Prize must be redeemed by 4pm on the day of notification. Entrant must visit the Gibson booth to receive the prize of Gibson memorabilia of their choice (Retail value up to $65.).

Entrant must be present at the Gibson at the time the drawing takes place to accept the prize. In the event that the original winner does not meet Official Rules or eligibility requirements, or he/she is not present, Sponsor will select an alternate. All decisions of the Sponsor relating in any way to this Promotion or these Rules are final and binding in all respects. Winner will be notified in person at the Gibson Booth and awarded the prize in person immediately after the drawing. Any portion of a prize not accepted by the winner will be forfeited. Winner is responsible for the reporting and payment of all state, federal and local taxes applicable to the receipt of this prize. The winner acknowledges that the prize is taxable and agrees to provide information for, and verify by signature, the appropriate IRS and other forms as determined by Sponsor. Odds of winning will depend on the number of entries received. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption, or substitution of a prize is permitted except that Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to substitute a prize (or portion of a prize) with a prize of comparable or greater value or cash value. In the event that a prize cannot be awarded for any reason or a winner is not capable of redeeming a prize for any reason, Sponsor shall not be obligated to award any prize. If, for any reason, more than the stated number of prizes are available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes in such category by random drawing from among eligible prize claimants in such prize category or in a manner to be determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion. All entry materials submitted become the property of Sponsor.

Sponsor, at its own discretion, may extend the period of time for the submittal of entries. Any extension of time for the submittal of entries will be posted on the Promotion webpage at the Gibson Website ( and will be announced during the CES convention.

The Winner will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release (except where prohibited), which must be returned to Sponsors. A Potential Winner is not a confirmed winner until he or she has returned all required documentation and his/her eligibility has been verified by Sponsors.

5. Conditions and Limitations of Liability:
Technical Limitation of Liability: To the extent permitted by applicable law, neither Sponsor nor any of its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and Promotion agencies, legal and financial advisors, any and all companies associated with this Promotion nor any of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, agents, licensees, licensors and employees, nor any Internet access providers (collectively “Released Parties”) (except where due to the negligence, breach of these Rules or other default of a Released Party) are responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry of information, human error, technical malfunction, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failure of any telephone, computer or other network, computer equipment, software or any combination thereof, or for late Entries not received within the stipulated date and time, lost, damaged, misdirected, incorrect, incomplete, delayed, garbled, illegible, stolen or inaccurate Entries or for any other problems or errors related to the Promotion.

Sponsor reserves the right to review all Entries received during the Submission Period. Entries that do not comply with these Official Rules as determined by the Sponsors, in their sole discretion, will be subject to disqualification from the Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Entries by third parties.

By entering their name into the Promotion, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Promotion Rules and to release and hold harmless Sponsor and their respective subsidiary or affiliated companies from and against any and all claims or actions of any kind, whether under contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and agree to indemnify Sponsor against any liability or expense arising in connection with the foregoing. Sponsor reserve the right to cancel, suspend or modify the Promotion or any part of it, within its sole discretion.

6. General Information:
Sponsors assume no responsibility for entries that may be incorrectly entered or inaccurate whether cause by equipment/computer or by any human, mechanical, or electronic error which may occur in the processing of the Promotion entries. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any individual having tampered with the entry process, anyone to be acting in violation of these Official Promotion Rules, or anyone who has provided inaccurate information on their business card. Sponsor reserves all right to select the winners, in its sole discretion, with no further right of appeal, if so required. The decision of Sponsor shall be final and binding with no right of appeal.

7. Privacy:
Sponsor may collect personal information from Entrants, and this information may be used for the purposes of administering the Promotion, publicizing the Promotion, and other promotional purposes that benefit the Sponsor. Unless prohibited by law, participation in the Promotion constitutes each Entrant’s consent for Sponsor to use the Entrant’s name, age, hometown, and state of residence for Promotion or promotional purposes in any media now known or later developed, without payment or consideration to the Entrant. Sponsor is committed to protecting personal information they collect about you. Information collected from Participants is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

8. Request for Winners:
For the name of the Winner and/or Official Promotion Rules, please send a self-addressed stamped envelope to:

Gibson Guitar Corp.
Attn: The “I love Gibson and Onkyo” Promotion
309 Plus Park Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37217

All requests for Official Promotion Rules must be made by June 15, 2013.

9. Affidavit & Release:
As a condition of being awarded any prize, Potential Finalists may be required to execute and deliver to Sponsor a signed Affidavit of Eligibility, which includes an acceptance of these Official Rules. This Affidavit must be received by Gibson within ten (10) days after the Release is emailed to Entrant. If any Finalist fails or refuses to sign and return such Affidavit within the time period required by Sponsor such Finalist may be disqualified and an alternate entry may be selected.

10. Sponsors:
The “I love Gibson & Onkyo” promotion is sponsored by Gibson Guitar Corp., located at 309 Plus Park Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37217

11. Disputes:
Except where prohibited, Entrant agrees that; (1) any dispute regarding this Promotion shall be resolved individually, without resort to a class action, and exclusively in Tennessee; (2) any claims, awards, judgments shall be limited to actual out of pocket costs incurred, but in no event, attorneys fees; and (3) Entrant waives any punitive, incidental or consequential damages. The rules hereunder shall be interpreted under the laws of Tennessee, USA.