OFFICIAL RULES

The Jared “12 Days” Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY

  1. Sweepstakes Period: The Jared 12 Days Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") starts at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on December 1, 2016 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on December 12, 2016 ("Sweepstakes Period") with one drawing for each day of the Sweepstakes.

  2. Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry. Employees of Sterling Jewelers Inc. (“Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies and judging organizations (collectively with Sponsor and Administrator, the “Sweepstakes Parties”), as well as their immediate family members (spouses, parents, children, siblings, and their spouses) and/or persons living under the same household are not eligible to enter. This Sweepstakes shall be construed and evaluated solely according to United States law and subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. By entering, entrants acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules, including eligibility requirements.

  3. How To Enter for Daily Drawings: During each day of the Sweepstakes Period, entrants may enter by visiting the official Jared The Galleria of Jewelry Facebook® Fan Page at www.Facebook.com/JaredTheGalleriaOfJewelry. At the start of each daily entry period, Sponsor will post a call to action message on the Facebook® Page (the “Post”) and you must comment on (answer) the Post to receive one (1) entry into that corresponding daily drawing (“Entry”). Entries will not be judged. By commenting on the Post, you are agreeing to these Official Rules. Limit one Entry per person/Facebook® account per day. Entries will not carry forward for any subsequent daily drawings. For the purposes of this Sweepstakes, a “day” is defined as beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET each day and ending at 9:59 a.m. ET the next day with the exception of the last day, which will begin at 10:00 a.m. ET and end at 11:59 p.m. ET.

  4. Entry Submission: Entrants must pay normal Internet access and data usage charges that may be imposed by their online or mobile service providers. Automated Entries, regardless of method of submission, are prohibited, and any use of such automated devices will cause disqualification. Duplicate or multiple online entries from the same person/email address or the same person using different email addresses/Facebook® accounts per day are not permitted and will be automatically eliminated. Incomplete, incorrect, corrupted, or untimely entries are void and will be disqualified. All Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned, and Sponsor will not verify receipt of Entries. All Entries must be the sole, original work of the entrants. Any Entry or portion thereof that is, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory, inappropriate, disparaging, offensive or contains proprietary right of any person living or deceased (including but not limited to rights of privacy or publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity, or is otherwise objectionable, will not be considered and may disqualify the entrant. Entries should not contain any third party materials (except as owned by Sponsor), or otherwise violate or infringe (or possibly infringe) any copyright, trademark, logo or mark that identifies a brand.

  5. Prizes and Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”):

    Daily Entry Period Prize Description ARV Quantity of Prize(s)
    December 1, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $100.00 12
    December 2, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $249.99 11
    December 3, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $599.99 10
    December 4, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $595.00 9
    December 5, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $499.99 8
    December 6, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $178.00 7
    December 7, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $595.00 6
    December 8, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $299.99 5
    December 9, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $399.99 4
    December 10, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $1,600.00 3
    December 11, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $699.99 2
    December 12, 2016 Sponsor-selected jewelry product. $2,999.99 1

    If applicable, availability of ring sizes/chain lengths varies by style. Availability of ring sizes/chain lengths vary by style and winner will not have a choice of sizes/lengths. Winners will be responsible for any sizing required after prize is awarded and will not be reimbursed. Winners are solely responsible for all taxes in connection with the prize (if applicable), including without limitation federal, state and local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof. Prizes are nontransferable, non-assignable, and no substitution or cash redemption is allowed, except that Sponsor reserves the right to award a prize of equal or greater value if an advertised prize is unavailable. Prizes are conveyed as-is, where-is, in its then-current condition, without any warranty of merchantability, warranty of fitness for a particular purpose, other warranty established by usage of trade or any other warranty whatsoever, expressed or implied. The prize is not eligible for any lifetime diamond guarantee, diamond warranty, diamond bond, jewelry replacement program, or extended service plan that may be contained in Sterling’s advertisements, websites, store postings, catalogues, receipts, credit applications, charge slips, or otherwise.

  6. Random Drawings and Winner Notification: There will be twelve (12) separate daily random daily drawings from among all eligible Entries received each day, one (1) per day, for each day of the Sweepstakes Period, beginning on December 2, 2016 through December 13, 2016, from among all eligible Entries received by 9:59 a.m. ET that day only, or for the last day, by 11:59 p.m. ET for entries received on December 12, 2016.

    Drawings will be conducted by the Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible Entries received for each applicable day. Each potential winner will be contacted via a comment on the Post on Facebook and will be required to send a private Facebook message with his/her name, address, email, and date of birth within twenty-four (24) hours of notification. If the potential winner does not respond within twenty-four (24) hours, an alternate winner may be selected and notified via a comment on the Post. The entrants selected as the Daily Prize winners for December 10, 2016, December 11, 2016 and December 12, 2016 will be contacted as described above and will then be required to sign and return, an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where legal) and assignment of rights to the Administrator within three (3) days following the date of issuance of notification, which will be sent via email, or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. Potential winners will be mailed their prize within 6-8 weeks after verification. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for Sweepstakes Parties to use winners’ names, pictures, and likenesses for promotional purposes in any and all media throughout the Universe in perpetuity without further compensation except where prohibited by law.

  7. General Rules: By participating in this Sweepstakes, each participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and instructions and by all decisions of the Sweepstakes Parties, which are final and legally binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. By participating, entrants and winners agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Parties and Facebook® from and against any claims, damages, or liability due to any damages, or losses or injuries to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes. Entrants further agree not to pursue any right, claim or action against the Sweepstakes Parties and Facebook® in connection with their participation in this Sweepstakes. No responsibility is assumed for lost, misdirected or late Entries. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the Facebook account used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. An “authorized account holder” of a Facebook account is the natural person in whose name the Facebook account has been issued by the Internet Access provider for Facebook. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website; violates the Official Rules; or acts in a disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. By submitting an Entry, entrants hereby grant and irrevocably assign to Sponsor the exclusive irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide right, title and interest in and to the Entry, including all rights to reproduce, publish, edit, market, store, adapt, assign, sell, dispose of, distribute, have distributed, publicly and privately display, communicate, publicly and privately perform, transmit, have transmitted, create derivative works based upon, and promote the Entry or excerpts of the Entry (as such may be edited and modified by the Sponsor in its discretion) in perpetuity, for editorial, commercial, promotional and all other purposes (including posting on Sponsor-affiliated websites, and/or other Sponsor-selected media). Participants hereby disclaim any rights, including any copyright or any other intellectual property right, in or to the Entry following the assignment contemplated hereby. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Sweepstakes which may limit the ability of an individual to participate in or accept a prize in the Sweepstakes, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for any typographical error in the printing of these Official Rules, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the Sweepstakes prizes. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for damages to user’s system occasioned by participating in the Sweepstakes or downloading any information to participate in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to modify or cancel any of the portions of the Sweepstakes if they become technically corrupted. In such event, Sponsor would award the prizes from among all applicable eligible Entries received each day prior to cancellation.

  8. Dispute Resolution: By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree that 1) Any and all disputes, claims, and of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or the prizes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; 2) Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, and shall not include any punitive, consequential or other damages, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event include attorneys' fees; 3) The value of the prizes as set forth above represents Sponsor’s determinations of the ARVs in its sole and absolute discretion thereof and such determinations are final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of a prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash; and 4) Under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All dispute resolution shall be made by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. These Official Rules shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Ohio without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of Ohio. Any legal proceedings arising out of this Sweepstakes or relating to these Official Rules shall be instituted only in the federal or state courts located in the state of Ohio, and the parties consent to jurisdiction therein with respect to any legal proceedings or disputes of whatever nature arising under or relating to these Official Rules.

  9. No Waiver: The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

  10. Privacy Policy: Entrants’ personal details may be used by Sponsor in accordance with their privacy policy located at www.Jared.com.

  11. Winners List: For the names of the winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by January 31, 2017, to: Jared “12 Days” Sweepstakes Winners, Dept. AM, 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.

  12. Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsor is Sterling Jewelers Inc., 375 Ghent Road, Akron, OH 44333. The Administrator is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook®. Facebook® is a registered trademark of Facebook®, Inc. Any questions or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes shall be directed to Sterling Jewelers Inc., not Facebook®. You understand that you are providing your information to Sterling Jewelers Inc. and not to Facebook®.

Consumer Disclosure: You have not yet won this prize. There is no purchase necessary to win. Odds of winning are dependent on number of eligible entries received. Winners need not be present to win. Sweepstakes is sponsored by Sterling Jewelers Inc., 375 Ghent Road, Akron, OH 44333. Restrictions apply.  Entry is limited to one (1) entry per person/email address/Facebook account, per day. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry. There will be twelve (12) separate daily random daily drawings from among all eligible Entries received each day, one (1) per day, for each day of the Sweepstakes Period, beginning on December 2, 2016 through December 13, 2016, from among all eligible Entries received by 9:59 a.m. ET that day only, or for the last day, by 11:59 p.m. ET for entries received on December 12, 2016 for the 78 total Sponsor-selected jewelry product prizes, as clarified above. The Approximate Retail Value of all prizes is between $100.00 USD and $2,999.99, as clarified above. Employees of Sterling Jewelers Inc., Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies and judging organizations (collectively with Sponsor and Administrator, the “Sweepstakes Parties”), as well as their immediate family members (spouses, parents, children, siblings, and their spouses) and/or persons living under the same household are not eligible to enter.