1. These terms and conditions together with any specific instructions on COS´s Competition website www.cosstores.com ("Competition website"), Instagram account are the Competition rules (“Rules”) and apply to the #COSMusicalChairs ("Competition") by H & M Hennes & Mauritz GBC AB, 556070-1715, SE-106 38 Stockholm, Sweden ("COS"). By uploading your photo with the hashtag #COSMusicalChairs using Instagram and tagging @cosstores in the image (“Entry”), each entrant ("you") enter the Competition and agree to be bound by these Rules and COS’s Privacy Policy. The Competition commences 08:00am GMT on 2016/12/01) and closes at 00.00pm GMT on 2016/12/15. The winner will be announced on COS’s Instagram no later than 2016/12/16.

2. COS may, acting reasonably and at its sole discretion, apply, interpret, terminate, alter, limit, suspend or modify the Rules at any time, without notice. Any changes will be posted either within these terms and conditions or on our Competition website. The most recent terms and conditions will always be posted on our Competition website.

3. In the event of any dispute regarding the Rules or the results and all other matters relating to the Competition, the decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into.

4. The Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administrated by, or associated with, Instagram and you agree to a complete release of Instagram from any and all liability in connection with this Competition.

Qualifying Entrants

5. Employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of COS, or any of its affiliated companies within the COS Group, are not eligible to enter the Competition. COS reserves the right not to award a prize (and to select an alternative winner) if COS is aware or has reasonable grounds to believe that a winner is not eligible.

6. The Competition is open to persons 13 years or older when entering the Competition, who are not under guardianship, with a residential address in any of COS’s markets. If you are aged under 18 years, COS assumes (and you warrant) that your parents have given their consent to you entering the Competition and accepting these Rules.

7. You are not entitled to enter the Competition if you are resident in a country or jurisdiction where the Competition may breach any law or regulation. Where this applies, COS’s invitation to enter the Competition in such country and/or jurisdiction is withdrawn.

8. COS reserves the right to verify the eligibility of all entrants. COS also reserves the right to disqualify and remove any entries based on suspicion of infringement of any third party rights or if COS has reasonable grounds to believe the entrant has breached any of the Rules.

Competition Entries

9. By uploading your photo with the hashtag/s #COSMusicalChairs, using Instagram you enter our Competition.

10. Only Entries submitted via Instagram, which are appropriately hashtagged, described and submitted by the Competition's closing date and time, are accepted. Only Entries from public/open Instagram accounts are valid as Entries. Proof of posting cannot be accepted as proof of delivery, and COS shall not be responsible for Entries not received for whatever reason.

11. By entering the Competition, you hereby warrant that all information submitted by you is true, current and complete. You also warrant that you own all rights in and to your Entry and that you have permission from any person/s appearing in your Entry.

12. There is no purchase requirement to enter the Competition and there is no charge to register for use of Instagram.

13. Multiple Entries are accepted.

14. COS has the right to, at its sole discretion, immediately remove any material deemed offensive.


15. Entries will be judged by Emily Eldridge, Social Media Responsible, ("Judges"). Entries will be judged on creativity. The Competition is a game of skills and chance plays no part in the selection of the winner.

16. One winner will be chosen by the Judges (the "Winner").


17. The Winner wins Phillipe Malouin's Typecast chair (the "[Prize"). The Prize is worth approximately $995.

18. The Prize is not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be redeemed for cash. For the avoidance of doubt, the Prize cannot be returned nor exchanged in any of COS's stores or online.

19. The Prize is awarded at COS's discretion and no prize will be awarded as a result of improper actions by or on behalf of any entrant. COS, acting reasonably, reserves the right not to select a winner.

20. The Winner will be notified via the same channel where the Entry was uploaded, either Instagram. The Winner needs to claim the Prize and submit additional information full name/address/phone number within 7 days of receiving the notification on Instagram. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable, failure to claim the Prize within this time or failure to submit additional information may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.

21. COS cannot be held responsible for any costs associated with winning the Prize, else than what is specified in the Rules. If costs such as taxes or loss of income would arise as a result of winning the Competition, they shall be covered by you.

Intellectual Property Rights & Use of Entries

22. You specifically grant COS a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to moderate and use your Entry on any of COS’s marketing channels.

23. The Entries and associated usernames will be public to all. By entering the Competition and accepting the Rules you agree your Entry can be broadcasted via digital feeds.

24. By entering the Competition and accepting the Rules, you agree that COS may use your personal details for the purpose of conducting the Competition, including the use of your username.

25. By entering the Competition and accepting the Rules, you agree that COS may use your personal details for the purpose of conducting the Competition, including the use of your username.

Limitation of Liability

26. COS will not be liable for any system failure or malfunction of Instagram or any consequences thereof.

27. COS accepts no liability for any loss, damages or disappointment arising from entering the Competition or in any other way relating to the Competition, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.


28. The Competition and Rules will be governed by Swedish law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Sweden. If you access the Competition outside of Sweden, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.