Gehl Historical R190 Skid Loader Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO WIN. A purchase does not increase your chances of winning. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. you understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook.

SPONSOR: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Manitou Americas, Inc., One Gehl Way, P.O. Box 179, West Bend, WI 53095-0179.

ELIGIBILITY: The Gehl Historical R190 Skid Loader Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Manitou Americas, Inc. (“Sponsor”). The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the 48 Contiguous United States and the District of Columbia, excluding residents of Hawaii, Alaska, and Rhode Island, who are at least 21 years of age at the time of entry. Employees, officers, directors, agents and contractors of Sponsor and its dealers, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, and/or licensees and immediate family and household members of each are NOT eligible. For purposes of this Sweepstakes only, immediate family means spouse, children, parents, grandparents, and grandchildren. Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void in Hawaii, Alaska, and Rhode Island, and where prohibited or restricted by law.

The Sweepstakes begins January 2, 2014 and ends June 30, 2014 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

HOW TO ENTER: There are two ways to enter the Sweepstakes.

(1) ON-LINE ENTRY: Go to Gehl’s Facebook page,, or the Sweepstakes page at between 12:01 a.m. Central Time (“CT”) on January 2, 2014 and 11:50 p.m. CT on June 30, 2014. “Like” the page (if accessing through Facebook), and then click on the Sweepstakes tab or application. Complete the entry form found there, verify eligibility, accept the Official Rules and Gehl’s Privacy Policy, and click “Submit.”

(2) AT EVENTS (list of events and dates below): Complete the official Sweepstakes entry form. Kiosks will be located at each of the listed events in the Gehl display area. A list of the events where the Sweepstakes can be entered is listed below. Sponsor reserves the right to remove and/or add events throughout the Sweepstakes promotion as it deems necessary.

World of Concrete Las Vegas, NV 1/21 - 1/24
The ARA Rental Show Orlando, FL 2/10 - 2/12
World Ag Expo Tulare, CA 2/11 - 2/13
National Farm Machinery Show Louisville, KY 2/12 - 2/15
CONEXPO-CON/AGG Las Vegas, NV 3/4 - 3/8
Wisconsin Public Service Farm Show Oshkosh, WI 3/25 - 3/27
Offshore Technology Conference Houston, TX 5/3 - 5/8

All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. CT on June 30, 2014. Entries received after 11:59 p.m. CT on June 30, 2014 are not eligible. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, mutilated, late, incomplete or illegible entries. Limit one entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period, regardless of entry method or location. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant who violates the rules of entry, tampers with the operation of the Sweepstakes, engages in fraud, or violates these Rules. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. The winner of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing on or about July 5, 2014, from all eligible entries received by an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final on all matters related to the Sweepstakes. The winner will be notified by phone and certified mail and must sign and have notarized an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release, and, where not prohibited, a Publicity Release, and return it to Sponsor within fourteen (14) days of the postmark date on the prize notification. If not returned within such time, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. Return of prize notification as undeliverable may also result in the prize being forfeited and an alternate winner being selected. Winner will be announced at the 2014 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days on or about August 14, 2014.

PRIZE AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE: There will be one (1) winner. The winner will receive one (1) Gehl R190 Skid Loader. The skid loader will be painted in the original Gehl skid loader colors of maize (yellow) and blaze (red), and will have the following: joystick controls, 2-speed, enclosed cab with heat and air, 70-inch bucket. The approximate retail value (ARV) of the Prize is $53,095.

Any and all guarantees and warranties for Prize are subject to the manufacturer’s and/or service provider’s terms and conditions, and winner agrees to look solely to such manufacturers and/or service providers for any warranty or guarantee claim. Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution or cash equivalent is allowed except in Sponsor’s sole discretion. In the case of unavailability, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Prize consists only of items specifically listed as part of the prize. All costs and expenses not specified herein related to the prize, or any fees or expenses incurred by accepting the prize, are the sole responsibility of the winner.

TAXES: PLEASE NOTE: Taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. Because the ARV of the prize is $600 or more in value, winner’s social security number or taxpayer identification number will be required, and Sponsor will issue a Form 1099-MISC showing prize ARV as income to winner.

PRIZE DELIVERY: The winner must take delivery of the skid loader prize from an authorized Gehl dealership of the winner’s choice located within the continental (48 Contiguous) United States, but not in Rhode Island. Transportation of winner’s skid loader to an authorized Gehl dealership will be provided by the Sponsor. Winner is responsible for all transportation costs from the authorized Gehl dealership to its final destination. The date of delivery of the skid loader to the authorized Gehl dealership is expected to occur on or before November 1, 2014. All applicable taxes, insurance, license, set-up fees, and registration fees are the sole responsibility of the winner.

PUBLICITY RELEASE / USE OF LIKENESS: Except if winner is a resident of Tennessee or where otherwise prohibited by law, acceptance of the prize constitutes winner’s consent that his/her name, likeness, voice, and/or biographical information may be used by Sponsor for promotional and/or advertising purposes without limitation and without additional notice, compensation, or consent.

ACCEPTANCE OF OFFICIAL RULES: As a condition of entry, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to these Rules and to Sponsor's decisions, which are final and binding in all respects.

ENTRY ERRORS: Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, stolen, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries. Sponsor is not responsible if service or equipment is interrupted including without limitation (1) interruptions to any network, server, Internet, Web site, telephone, satellite, computer or other connections, (2) failures of any telephone, satellite, hardware, software or other equipment, (3) garbled, misdirected or jumbled communications, (4) other errors of any kind, whether human, technical, mechanical or electric, or (5) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information or the failure to capture any such information.

The use of any automated devices in connection with this Sweepstakes is prohibited. If for any reason, the computerized entry portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of Sponsor and/or its affiliates which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes. Neither Sponsor nor its affiliates assume any 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, including any error that may result in an erroneous appearance of qualification for a prize. Neither Sponsor nor its affiliates are responsible for any problem or technical malfunction of any computer equipment or software that results in loss of entry. WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY COMPUTERIZED SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR AND THEIR AFFILIATES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGE FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Sweepstakes entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means are ineligible and will be disqualified. All entries must include a valid e-mail address for the entrant. In the event of dispute as to the identity or eligibility 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 the time of the entry. The Authorized Account Holder is the person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as business or educational institution) has assigned the email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. 

TERMINATION/SUSPENSION/MODIFICATION: Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend, or modify the Sweepstakes if, in its sole discretion, it determines that for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as originally planned, or fraud, technical failures, printing, mailing, or distribution errors, or any other unanticipated causes or occurrences have compromised the fairness or integrity of the Sweepstakes. In addition, if Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Sweepstakes, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes is severely undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state or local government law, order or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Sweepstakes without further obligation. In the event the Sweepstakes is terminated prior to the stated end date, Sponsor reserves the right to award all prizes in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received as of the date of termination.

DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW: The Sweepstakes is void in Hawaii, Alaska, Rhode Island, and where prohibited and is subject to all applicable laws. Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in Milwaukee, WI; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation, lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, “Special Damages”), and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. Wisconsin law, without reference to choice of law rules, governs the Sweepstakes and all aspects related thereto.

PRIVACY: Personally identifiable information that is submitted by entrants as part of this Sweepstakes will be used to administer the Sweepstakes, select prize winner and fulfill prize, and will be treated in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, accessible at

PERMISSIONS AND RELEASES: By entering, entrants: (1) release the Sponsor, Facebook, their parent and affiliated entities, dealers, and their advertising and promotion agencies and their respective officers, directors, agents and employees from all liability, loss or damage of any kind, including, but not limited to any, claims for personal injury, property damage, and invasion of privacy, arising out of their participation in the Sweepstakes or their acceptance, use, or misuse of the prize or participation in any prize-related activity or travel; (2) give their express permission to be contacted by Sponsor by telephone, e-mail and mail for purposes of Sweepstakes administration; and (3) agree to be bound by these Rules and all decisions of the Sponsor related to the Rules.

WINNER’S LIST: Winner will be announced at the 2014 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days on or about August 14, 2014. Winner’s name can be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope by December 30, 2014 to: Winner’s List, Gehl Historical R190 Skid Loader Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 179, West Bend, WI 53095. Residents of Vermont may omit return postage.

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