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Name-the-Jaguar-Cub Contest

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR TRANSACTION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASES OR TRANSACTIONS WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The Milwaukee County Zoo Name-the-Jaguar-Cub Contest (the “Contest”) starts at 12 Noon central time on February 13, 2013 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. Central Time on March 5, 2013 (the “Contest Period”). Contest will be administered by the Milwaukee County Zoo (referred to hereafter as the “Zoo”).

ELIGIBILITY: Contest open to legal U.S. residents, eighteen (18) years of age or older.  Employees, officers, directors, representatives or agents of the Zoo, each of its respective parents, affiliates, and members of its immediate families (spouses, children, siblings, parents and persons living in the same household as such persons, whether or not related) are not eligible to enter.

HOW TO ENTER: Entries must contain one (1) name for a male Jaguar cub or entry will be disqualified. There are two (2) ways to enter the Contest: 1) complete the online entry form and follow the instructions at www.milwaukeezoo.org/contest/jaguarcub.php during the Contest Period; or 2) print your name, email address, and mailing address on an 8.5” X 11” piece of paper and mail it to: Milwaukee County Zoo, Name-the-Jaguar-Cub Contest, 10001 West Blue Mound Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53226. All entries must be posted or postmarked by 11:59:59 a.m. Central Time on March 5, 2013. Limit one entry per individual, household, or e-mail address per week. If you submit more than one entry per week, only the entry that is received first will be accepted. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address. The authorized account holder is the person assigned to the e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization, or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

PRIZES: One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive a gift bag of zooper prizes, including a Basic Family Zoo Pass, and other prizes to be determined. Average retail value of $100. Grand Prize is valid for redemption in calendar year 2013 ONLY. In the event the Grand Prize is not utilized by the deadline, all aspects of the Grand Prize become null and void. Family Zoo Pass cannot be exchanged for cash. 

WINNER SELECTION: Approximately one (1) week after the end of the Contest Period, a committee chosen by the Zoo (the “Committee”) will pick (1) one entry with (1) one name in its sole discretion as the winner. The Committee will only consider eligible entries that reflect the heritage of the cub.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winners will be notified by e-mail, or first-class mail, or by phone.  If the contact information provided on the entry form is invalid, winner will be disqualified and the prize forfeited. If the prize is not claimed within three (3) business days after notification, the winner will be disqualified and the prize forfeited. The winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes and any and all costs and expenses associated with the acceptance and use of any of the prizes not specified herein.  No substitutions, cash redemption or transfers for the prize (including relatives and friends) are offered, except The Zoo may at its option award a prize of equivalent or greater value. By submitting an entry, winner agrees to the use of the Contest entry names, and his or her name, address, and photograph for advertising and publicity purposes without compensation or remuneration of any kind or additional permission.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: All entries become the property of the Zoo and will not be returned. Official entry forms are subject to verification and are automatically void if forged, altered, or irregular in any way. By entering, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules, and the decisions of the Committee, which are final. The Zoo reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual: (1) believed to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; (2) found to be found acting in violation of the Official Rules; or (3) found to be undermining legitimate operation of the Contest. By entering, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Zoo in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Wisconsin, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. Entrants are responsible for any and all costs of redemption or travel to redeem said prize, and any liability, which might arise from redeeming or seeking to redeem, said prize.

This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. The Zoo is not responsible for any printing or typographical error in this offer, the administration of the Contest, or the announcement of the winner. In the event that the Zoo is prevented from continuing or completing this Contest, or the integrity or feasibility of the Contest is undermined by any event or cause not reasonably within their control, including but not limited to technical, telephonic, hardware, software, network computer, data transmission, incomplete entries, electronic disruption, virus, bugs, tampering, printing or production errors, or other causes beyond their control that disrupt the administration, security or proper play of this Contest, the Zoo shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Contest without further obligation. If the Zoo in its discretion, elects to abbreviate the Contest, the Zoo reserves the right, but not the obligation, to award the prize from among all valid and eligible entries received up to the time of such event or cause.

By entering the Contest, each entrant, and by accepting a prize, the winner, releases the Zoo and each of its respective parents, equity holders, subsidiaries and affiliates, their advertising and promotion agencies and their respective officers, directors, partners, members, employees, agents, successors and assigns, and anyone authorized by any of them, from any and all liability and claims for damage, expense, injury, harm (however named or described) or death resulting from his or her entry and participation in this Contest and his or her acceptance or use of the prize (including travel or any other activity relating to receipt of the prize) and acknowledges that the above-named parties are not in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize.

USE OF ENTRY INFORMATION: All personal information collected from the Contest shall be subject to the terms of the Zoo’s privacy policies, which may be viewed at www.milwaukeezoo.org/legal.php.