THE VINCE X TAPPAN SWEEPSTAKES

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

1. ELIGIBILITY

The Vince X Tappan (“SWEEPSTAKES”) is open only to legal residents of the United States who are 18 years or older or have reached the age of majority in his/her state of legal residence, whichever is older, at the time of entry. Employees (and their immediate family or household members) of Tappan Collective, LLC located at 1525 South Broadway, 4th Fl, Los Angeles California 90015 (“Sponsor”) and Vince, LLC, 500 Fifth Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10110 (“Administrator”) and each of their respective parent corporation(s), affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, and related companies, suppliers, and printers as well as its advertising, promotional and judging agencies, are not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses, regardless of where they live. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year, whether related or not. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning the prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. Void where prohibited by law.  

2. HOW TO ENTER

To enter the Sweepstakes during the Entry Period take the following three steps:

  1. Go to the following Instagram post: Vince X Tappan

AND

  1. Comment on that post with the following two hashtags: #VinceXTappan and #Sweepstakes

AND

  1. Tag a friend in your comment

Each person may enter the Sweepstakes only one time on only one of the two Instagram posts identified above during the Entry Period. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same Instagram account.

3. ENTRY PERIOD

The Sweepstakes begins on Monday, January 30, 2017 at 12:30 pm EST and ends on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 12:30pm EST (the “Entry Period”). Administrator is the official time keeper for purposes of the Sweepstakes.

4. PRIZE DRAWING

On or about Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 01:00pm EST Administrator will, through its vendor, random.org, randomly select the potential winner from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. The potential prize winner will be notified by personal message on Instagram. The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized Instagram account holder.  Except where prohibited, potential winner will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability and Publicity Release (the “Affidavit”), which must be received by Administrator within seven (7) calendar days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize. Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. If the potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to sign and timely return the Affidavit or provide any other requested information within the required time period (if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits the prize. In the event that the potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Administrator may award the prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded.

5. ODDS OF WINNING

Odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period. No limits are placed on the amount of entries that can be submitted.

6. PRIZE

One prize will be awarded which consists of: (a) one piece of artwork from Tappan’s collection created by Isaac Zoller with an approximate retail value of one thousand and fifty dollars ($1,050) AND (b) a two hundred and fifty dollar ($250) Vince gift card for use in any full price U.S. Vince retail stores.  Winner will have one (1) year from the date of winner selection to redeem his/her prize. No prize substitution except as may be authorized by Sponsor or Administrator in their sole discretion. The prize is not transferable, assignable or redeemable for cash.  The prize cannot be used on prior purchases. Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use.

7. GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS

Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any entrant acting in violation of the Official Rules or found tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the Sweepstakes. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different Instagram accounts, identities, registrations and/or logins, or any other methods will void that entrant’s entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an Instagram account by Instagram.

8. ENTRY CONDITIONS AND RELEASE

By participating, each entrant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) release and hold harmless the Sponsor and Administrator, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective past and present officers, members, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance or use or misuse of prize and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless Released Parties from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or entrant’s acceptance, use or misuse of prize.

9. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, including the random drawing methods administered by random.org; (b) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (c) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (d) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (e) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize; or (f) any lost, late, misdirected or postage due entries.  If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, for any reason, Administrator, at its discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for the prize offered herein. No more than the one prize will be awarded.  

10. PUBLICITY

Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsors and Administrators and their respective agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, Instagram handle, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for Sweepstakes purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

11. DISPUTES

Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, including but not limited to prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the Entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.

12. ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION: Information collected online from entrants is subject to the Sponsors and Administrator’s respective Privacy Policies which can be found at: http://www.vince.com/privacy-policy/page/privacy; https://www.tappancollective.com/pages/privacy-policy. Entrants understand that he/she is providing his/her information to Sponsor and Administrator.

13. SEVERABILITY

If any provision of these Official Rules shall be held invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be deemed deleted from these Official Rules and replaced by a valid and enforceable provision which so far as possible achieves the parties’ intent in agreeing to the original provision. The remaining provisions of these Official Rules shall continue in full force and effect.

14. WINNER’S LIST

For the identification of the official winner (available after 2:00 pm EST on Wednesday, February 1, 2017) or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Vince X Tappan Sweepstakes - WINNERS - or - OFFICIAL RULES (please specify) to Vince, 500 Fifth Ave., 20th Floor, New York, NY 10110.  All requests must be received by February 8, 2017.

15. ADMINISTRATOR

Vince, LLC, 500 Fifth Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10110.