FOSSIL BEANIE GIVEAWAY SWEEPSTAKES
OFFICIAL RULES

No purchase necessary to enter or win a prize. FOSSIL Beanie Giveaway Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") starts at 4:00 p.m. CT on December 17, 2015 and ends at 4:00 p.m. CT December 18, 2015.

How to Enter and Selection of Winners: To enter, post an appropriate comment under our Sweepstakes post on the www.instagram.com/fossil page.  Appropriate comments are comments which actually respond to the original post and which, do not contain:

(i)material that violates or infringes on the rights of another, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights or that constitutes copyright infringement;

(ii)brand names or trademarks other than FOSSIL and WOOL & THE GANG;

(iii)material which is inappropriate for posting on a public website such as obscene, provocative or otherwise questionable content;

(iv)material that violates any laws or the rules or policies of Instagram.  

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject, disqualify, or remove comments it deems to be inappropriate.  Upon posting of an appropriate comment you will automatically be entered with one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.  You may only enter the Sweepstakes once per Instagram account.  Invalid Instagram accounts will not count toward additional entries and the determination of whether a Instagram account is valid is in the sole discretion of Sponsor.  Sweepstakes drawing will be held on or around December 18, 2015. To be eligible for the drawing, entries must be received by 9:00 a.m. CT on December 18, 2015. One winner will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received. Selected winner need not be present to win.

Prize: The winner will receive two (2) Wool and The Gang “Say My Name” Beanies FCU0034P approximate retail value $75.00 each. The chance of winning depends on the total number of eligible entries received. By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges which shall be final and binding in all respects. The winner will be notified by message through Instagram and asked to verify his/her name and complete mailing address. The winner may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and submit tax and other related documentation as a condition to the delivery of the prize. If a winner does not provide the requested information within one (1) business day of the date of attempted winner notification, the prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate entrant. An undeliverable or unclaimed prize will not be awarded to the selected winner. A forfeited prize may not be awarded. If a Canadian resident wins a prize, that person must also answer correctly within a 5 minute time period a mathematical skill-testing question without assistance and without the benefit of any calculating devices before the prize will be awarded.

General Conditions: Once submitted, entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. All entries are subject to verification prior to awarding a prize. You may only enter the Sweepstakes once per Instagram account.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify multiple entries.  Incomplete or inaccurate entry forms are void.  Any attempt to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different identities, or any other method will void your entries and you will be disqualified.  Use of any robotic, repetitive, programmed, automated or similar entry methods to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.  Sponsor is not responsible for any lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified.  In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the Instagram account used to register will be deemed to be the entrant.  Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. 

Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify multiple entries. If, in Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if technical or other difficulties compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prize from among all eligible entries received as of the termination date, or to select a winner in such manner as deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor.

By participating, entrants release and agree to hold harmless Sponsor, Instagram, and each of their parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting from acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes.

No prize transfer or cash substitutes allowed except at Sponsor’s sole discretion due to prize unavailability for any reason and only then for a prize of equal or greater retail value. Taxes on the prize are solely the responsibility of the winner.

Sponsor is not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections, miscommunications, failed telephone or computer hardware or software or other technical failures, unauthorized human intervention, garbled or jumbled transmissions or other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical or electronic, including without limitation, the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information online regardless of cause. Once submitted, entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or like entry methods will void all entries affected by such methods and be deemed tampering. Entry material/data that has been tampered with or altered is void. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel/suspend/modify the Sweepstakes if it becomes corrupted in any manner such that it cannot be conducted as originally planned and, in such event, to select winners by random drawing from all eligible online entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

Unless prohibited by applicable law, entry constitutes permission to use an entrant's comment, name, photograph, likeness, voice and/or, address (city and state) in all media, in perpetuity, in any manner Sponsor deems appropriate for publicity purposes without any further compensation to such entrant. By entering or accepting a prize in the Sweepstakes, winners agree to be bound by these Official Rules and to conform to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. When applicable, the winner (or, if the winner is a minor, the winner's parent or legal guardian) will be required to execute and return to Sponsor within ten (10) business days an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and Publicity Release and such tax or other documentation as requested by Sponsor to be eligible for the prize or an alternate winner will be selected. Winner may be required to furnish proof of identity, address and birth date in order to receive prize.

Eligibility: Subject to all applicable federal and state laws and regulations. Open to all legal residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) and the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and members of the US Armed Forces stationed abroad, 18 years of age or older at the time of entry except that employees of Sponsor and its parent companies, divisions, affiliates, and subsidiaries and their immediate family members (spouses, parents, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses) and those residing in the same household, are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law.

Winners List: For the name of the prize winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope by July 30, 2016 to: Fossil Beanie Giveaway Sweepstakes Winner List (Instagram), 901 S. Central Expressway, Richardson, Texas 75080.   

Sponsor: Fossil Partners, L.P., 901 S. Central Expressway, Richardson, Texas 75080.

THIS CONTEST IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, ADMINISTERED BY OR ASSOCIATED WITH INSTAGRAM.  YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO SPONSOR AND NOT TO INSTAGRAM.  THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE WILL BE USED TO ADMINISTER THE CONTEST.