Opticsplanet – Vortex Strike Eagle 4-24×50 Riflescope Giveaway – Win of the following will be awarded to one Participant one Vortex Strike Eagle 4-24×50 Riflescope (SKU VX-RS-SE2450-SE-1627 Approximate Retail Value $699.99)

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Vortex Strike Eagle 4-24×50 Riflescope Giveaway Sweepstakes
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED
1. DESCRIPTION: The 2018 OpticsPlanet, Inc. Vortex Strike Eagle 4-24×50 Riflescope
Giveaway Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”), begins on December 6, 2018 at 10:00:00 AM
Central Time and ends December 12, 2018 at 11:59:59 PM Central Time (“Sweepstakes
Period”). By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant (“Participant”) unconditionally
accepts and agrees to comply with, abide by, and be bound by these Official Rules and the
decisions of OpticsPlanet, Inc. (the “Sponsor”). Further, the Participant accepts and agrees that
the decision of the Sponsor shall be final and binding in all respects.
2. ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States and the
District of Columbia (excluding Rhode Island, US territories and possessions), who are eighteen
(18) years of age or older at the time of entry and have a valid email address. Individuals in any
of the following categories are not eligible to participate or win prizes in the Sweepstakes: (i) any
individual who was or is an employee in any position at OpticsPlanet, Inc., its parents, affiliates,
or subsidiaries; (ii) individuals who are immediate family members of OpticsPlanet, Inc.
employees, including spouses, dependents, siblings, parents, biological, adoptive or step father,
mother, brother, sister, son or daughter, and each of their respective spouses, or individuals who
reside in the same household, whether related or not; (iii) individuals who are engaged in the
development, production or distribution of the prizes supplied for the Sweepstakes or the
Sweepstakes materials. Void where prohibited by law. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable
federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
3. HOW TO ENTER: You may enter the Sweepstakes in one of the following ways:
(i) Visit www.gearexpert.com during the Sweepstakes period. Follow the instructions for
submitting an entry. Limit of one (1) online entry per person/email address for the duration of
the Sweepstakes. Persons or entities using devices, scripts or other automated or mechanical
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means in an attempt to enter the Sweepstakes multiple times will be disqualified. All entries must
be submitted by the close of the Sweepstakes Period. (ii) Alternate Form of Entry: Participants
may also enter the Sweepstakes without going to the Website through the alternate method of
entry (“AME”) described herein. To enter, print your first and last name and a valid email
address on a 3″ x 5″ card, and send in an envelope with the proper postage affixed to
OpticsPlanet, Inc. Attn: 2018 OpticsPlanet, Inc. Vortex Strike Eagle 4-24×50 Riflescope
Giveaway Sweepstakes, 3150 Commercial Ave. Northbrook, Illinois 60062 (“AME”). All AME
must be received by the close of the Sweepstakes Period. By entering, Participant agrees to
receive promotional communication from Sponsor. Limit one (1) entry per person per
mailing/email address. Any additional submissions by the same person during the Sweepstakes
Period will be void, and all submissions made by that individual email address will be void.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY. Making a purchase will not increase your chance of
winning. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned to the
Participant or acknowledged by the Sponsor.
4. RANDOM DRAWING: The winners will be selected in drawings conducted by a
randomized system on or about December 19, 2018. The drawing will determine the winners for
each prize from all eligible entries received by the Sponsor. No individual/email address may be
eligible for more than one prize. If a Participant is found to be ineligible, has not complied with
the Official Rules, is unavailable for notification, or declines a prize for any reason, prior to
award of the prize, such Participant will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected
from the remaining eligible entries. Decisions by the Sponsor are final and binding.
5. ODDS: The odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible entries received.
6. PRIZES: One (1) Grand prize package consisting of the following will be awarded to one
Participant:
one (1) Vortex Strike Eagle 4-24×50 Riflescope (SKU: VX-RS-SE2450-SE-1627;
Approximate Retail Value: $699.99)
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Winners are responsible for all costs associated with receipt and use of the prizes, including any
applicable federal, state, and local taxes, and may be issued an IRS 1099 Form depending on
value of Prize. Prizes are awarded with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by
Sponsor. Prizes are not transferable, substitutable, or redeemable for cash, except Sponsor, at its
sole discretion, reserves the right to substitute a prize for a prize of comparable or greater value,
including substitution of Account Credit for a prize of comparable or greater value at any of
Sponsor’s other web properties. Winners may be required to submit an export compliance
certification, domestic compliance certification, affidavit of eligibility, publicity release and
liability waiver, where legal, winners must provide a mailing address, and winner may be
required to sign a waiver of rights for the winner’s full given name to be used by the Sponsor or
affiliated parties for any marketing purposes or sweepstakes materials. Acceptance of any prize
constitutes permission for the Sponsor and any third party it designates to use each winner’s
name, city and state of residence and likeness for advertising purposes in all media now or
hereafter, throughout the world in perpetuity, without further release, compensation, permission,
consent, or notification, unless prohibited by law. Any awarded prizes may be controlled by the
U.S. export laws and regulations, and sponsor reserves the right to inquire into end use, end user,
and country of ultimate destination.
7. WINNER NOTIFICATION: The potential winners will be contacted on or about December
26, 2018. Potential winners will be sent a notice by email (“Winner Notification”) to the email
address provided by Participant upon entry. In addition, potential winners will be sent any
affidavits of eligibly, publicity release, liability waiver, and other necessary documentation, such
as W9, No Export Certification, and Domestic Compliance Certification (“Prize
Documentation”) to the email address provided by Participant upon entry. If a potential winner
fails to return the Prize Documentation by the deadline indicated in the Winner Notification
email, that potential winner will forfeit the prize. Winners are required to complete and return
Prize Documentation to receive any prize. Under such circumstances, Sponsor may award any
forfeited prizes to an alternate winner. Alternate winners will be selected according to Rule 4.
Any alternate winner who will be notified as described above will be required to complete and
return the Prize Documentation in accordance with the provisions above. Only three (3) alternate
winners will be selected, after such the prize will remain unawarded.
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8. GENERAL RULES: By entering the Sweepstakes each Participant agrees that (i) Participants
will abide by and be bound by these Official Rules, and Participants will abide by and be bound
by the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters; (ii) Participant
understands all decisions by the Sponsor shall be final and binding and no appeals will be
permitted; (iii) Participant understands prizes are non-assignable or transferable, and cannot be
substituted as provided herein. Sponsor, however, reserves the right to substitute a prize at its
sole discretion; (iv) By participating in the Sweepstakes, Participant agrees to release, discharge
and hold harmless Sponsor, OpticsPlanet, Inc. and all parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliated
companies, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents, attorneys
and representatives (collectively referred to as the “Released Parties”) from any and all claims,
demands, and liability whatsoever resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance,
possession, misuse or use of a prize, or dissatisfaction in connection with acceptance, possession,
misuse or use of a prize or participation in the Sweepstakes; (v) Released Parties shall not be
liable for any losses, damages, demands, or injuries of any kind resulting from or in connection
with the Sweepstakes, including but not limited to those related to defamation, privacy rights,
portrayal in a false light, injuries or losses caused by a prize or any other cause of action; (vi) If
the identity of any online Participant is disputed, online entries will be deemed to be made by the
authorized account holder of the email address for which entry was submitted; (vii) Released
Parties are not responsible for lost, inaccurate, misdirected, undeliverable, illegible, postage-due
mail, incomplete, stolen, unfinished, deficient entries or email, or for any unavailable network,
server, Internet Service Provider, connection, availability of website, failed computers, or any
other technical, computer or electronic malfunctions, failures, difficulties, or errors of any kind
whether human, mechanical, technical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, or
otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including any errors, technical or
otherwise, that may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the
capturing or processing of entries, or the announcement of the prizes; (viii) Mechanically
reproduced, illegal, forged, software generated or other automated entries will not be accepted
and all such entries will be disqualified; (ix) Participants or individuals in violation of any of
these Official Rules will be disqualified and their entries will be void; (x) Released Parties are
not responsible for any damage or injury caused by participation in this Sweepstakes; (xi) If any
virus, bug or other technical difficulty causes delay in the Sweepstakes or compromises the
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integrity of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor retains the right to modify, suspend or terminate the
Sweepstakes; (xii) Details not specified herein will be determined at the sole discretion of
Sponsor; (xiii) The Sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for the Sweepstakes;
(xiv) Information collected in connection with this Sweepstakes will be used in accordance with
the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at http://www.opticsplanet.com/privacypolicy.html and
Participant agrees that all Prize Documentation and any necessary personal information of
winner may be shared between Sponsor, and with any necessary third parties for purposes of
awarding the Prize, tax purposes, and any other purpose for effecting transfer, reporting of such
prize, or compliance with any applicable laws and regulations; (xv) Participant grants Sponsor
and its subsidiaries and affiliates, and those acting with their authority, without additional
compensation, consideration, or notice or permission to use, adapt, reproduce, distribute, display,
copy, modify, create derivative works, publicly perform, exhibit, distribute, transmit or broadcast
or otherwise use whether alone or in combination with other materials in any media now or
hereafter developed, Participant’s name, address, visual likeness, photograph, voice, and
biographical and personal background information, statements, without limitation, in whole or in
part, worldwide in connection with the promotional or marketing activities of Sponsor and/or its
subsidiaries or affiliates; (xvi) This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and
local laws and regulations.
9. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: As condition of participating in the Sweepstakes,
Participant agrees: (i) All questions or issues arising out these Official Rules, the Sweepstakes, or
the rights and responsibilities of the Sponsor or Participant shall be governed by and construed in
accordance with the procedural and substantive laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect
to the rules or provisions of any other state’s laws. Participant acknowledges and consents to
Illinois courts having personal jurisdiction over any dispute or litigation arising out of or relating
to this Sweepstakes, and venue will only be in Illinois; (ii) Participant hereby waives all rights to
claim punitive, consequential, incidental or other damage in connection with the Sweepstakes,
and under no circumstances will Participant be able to obtain awards for, or connection with
participation in the Sweepstakes; (iii) Participant shall not be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or
other costs in connection with the Sweepstakes or any issue arising from the Sweepstakes; (iv)
Any causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes shall be resolved
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individually and exclusively through final and binding arbitration, without resort to any form of
class action; (v) Sponsor reserves the right to modify, terminate or suspend the Sweepstakes if it
determines, in its sole discretion, that the Sweepstakes is not feasible or malfunction, technical or
otherwise, has impaired the feasibility or integrity of the Sweepstakes, including any event
beyond Sponsor’s control, including but not limited to, fire, flood, earthquake, or other act of
God, or any equipment failure, or any other reason outside the Sponsor’s control.
10. DISQUALIFICATION: At Sponsor’s sole discretion, Sponsor reserves the right to
disqualify any individual or Participant who has tampered, disrupted, or undermined the
legitimacy of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Participant who acts
in any manner that is disruptive, not fair or equitable, or harasses other Participants or Sponsor.
Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such Participant to the
fullest extent permitted by law, and Sponsor shall be entitled to all applicable attorneys’ fees.
11. INVALIDITY: If any provision in these Official Rules is determined to be unenforceable,
invalid, or illegal, these Official Rules should otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed
in accordance with their terms as if the unenforceable, invalid or illegal terms were not contained
herein. In the event of any discrepancies or inconsistencies between these terms, disclosures and
any other Sponsor materials, these Official Rules prevail, govern, and control.
12. DATA COLLECTION: Email addresses submitted in connection with the sweepstakes are
treated in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at
http://www.opticsplanet.com/privacypolicy.html Participant agrees that all Prize Documentation
and any necessary personal information of winner may be shared between Sponsor and with any
necessary third parties for awarding the Prize, tax purposes, and any other purpose for effecting
transfer, reporting of such prize, or compliance with any applicable laws and regulations. The
terms and condition of these Official Rules shall prevail in any conflict between the Official
Rules and such Privacy Policies.
13. WINNERS LIST: To receive the official “Winners List” for the Sweepstakes, email us at
marketing@opticsplanet.com with a subject line of ” Vortex Strike Eagle 4-24×50 Riflescope
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Giveaway Sweepstakes”. The Winners List will be available after January 16, 2019. Requests
for Winner’s List must be received by February 13, 2019.
14. OFFICIAL RULES: To receive a copy of these Official Rules, email us at
marketing@opticsplanet.com with a subject line of “Official Rule Request”. Requests for
Official Rules must be received by January 16, 2019.
Sponsor: OpticsPlanet, Inc., 3150 Commercial Ave. Northbrook, Illinois. 60062
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with,
Facebook. Participant understands that Participant is providing information to OpticsPlanet, Inc.
and not to Facebook.