Palermo’s Pizza & Chicago Bears® Season Ticket Sweepstakes

Win Bears Season Tickets! Brought to you by Palermo’s Frozen Pizza, Proud Partner of The Chicago Bears!

Entry is simple! Go to the nearest participating grocery store for your chance to win 4 Bears Season Tickets as well as On-Field Pre-Game Sideline Passes for the home opener on September 9th! And don’t forget to pick up a Hand Tossed Style or Primo Thin Palermo’s Pizza for Gameday!

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“Palermo’s Pizza Chicago Bears® Sweepstakes” – 2012 OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

1. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United State and the District of Columbia (except for Florida, New York and Rhode Island) who are 18 years of age or older. Employees, contractors, directors and officers of Palermo Villa Inc. (“Sponsor”), the Chicago Bears Football Club, Inc. (“Chicago Bears”), their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies and the advertising, fulfillment, judging and sweepstakes agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively, “Sweepstakes Parties”), and the immediate family members of each such person (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and spouse or “step” of each of the foregoing) and those living in the same household of each such person (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Sweepstakes) are not eligible to participate. Void in Florida, New York, Rhode Island, and where prohibited.

2. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins on July 15, 2012 and ends August 12, 2012 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

3. TO ENTER: On an Official Entry form, available while supplies last at participating grocery stores, or a 3 ½” x 5” card or piece of paper, legibly hand-print your name, complete home address (no P.O. boxes please), daytime phone number, age, and email address. Mail the completed entry to: Palermo’s Pizza Chicago Bears Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 726, Elmhurst, IL 60126. Entry must be mailed in a hand-addressed, postmarked outer envelope. Limit one (1) entry per person. Entries must be postmarked by August 12, 2012 and received by August 20, 2012. No photocopies or mechanically reproduced entries allowed. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

4. RANDOM DRAWING/ODDS: Winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. Drawing will be conducted from all eligible entries received on or about August 24, 2012, by an independent judging organization, whose decisions shall be final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.

5. PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (“ARV”):
One (1) Grand Prize: Four (4) club level tickets (seating will be determined by Sponsor) for all Chicago Bears® home games for the 2012 regular season played after the grand prize winner has been verified in accordance with these Official Rules (in the event the grand prize winner has not been verified until after one or more home games have been played, only the number of remaining home games will be awarded and the value of home games that have already been played will not be awarded) and four (4) pre-grame on field passes for a game of Sponsor’s choice. NO TRANSPORTATION WILL BE PROVIDED. ARV: $4,960 (based on eight (8) home games).
One (1) First Prize: Four (4) tickets to a 2012 Chicago Bears regular season home game (game selection and seating will be determined by Sponsor). NO TRANSPORTATION WILL BE PROVIDED. ARV: $1,020
TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES IN THE SWEEPSTAKES IS: $5,980.

6. PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Prizes are non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution is permitted. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value for any reason, including but not limited to the delay, postponement, or cancellation of any football games. Federal, state, and local taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winners. Winners of prizes valued at $600 or more will be issued an IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of the prize. Winners agree that game admission is awarded pursuant to a revocable, nontransferable license that is personal to that applicable winner, and may not be sold, resold, auctioned, bartered, assigned, exchanged, placed in commerce, transferred, given away, donated or otherwise conveyed. Winners agree that game admission is subject to the terms and conditions of the Chicago Bears, agree to comply with such terms and conditions, and agree that admission (of winner and/or any of his/her guests) to any game event may be denied or revoked if winner or his/her guest(s) fails or refuses to comply with such terms and conditions. The grand prize winner and his or her guests must act in compliance with all of the Chicago Bears rules and standards for pre-game sideline access. This means that during the time that the winners and his or her guests have sideline access they must (1) follow all of the instructions provided by the designated Chicago Bears representative(s); (2) display appropriate sideline credentials; (3) dress in appropriate attire and refrain from wearing the gear or attire of the game-day opponent or any NFL team except for the Chicago Bears; (4) refrain from unruly, loud and/or disruptive behavior; and (5) avoid showing up in an intoxicated state or otherwise displaying signs of alcohol consumption or use of any controlled dangerous substances. Failure to comply with any of the above may result in disqualification of winner at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Limit one (1) prize per person.

7. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential prize winners will be notified by phone and/or traceable method of delivery and will be required to complete, sign and have notarized an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release, and where legal, Publicity Release, which must be returned within five (5) days of attempted prize notification or the prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner. In the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner, time permitting.

8. GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules, which are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois. By entering, entrants agree to venue and jurisdiction in the federal and state courts located in the State of Illinois and agree that all claims or disputes must be resolved exclusively in the federal or state courts located in Lake County, Illinois.

9. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE: No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor or Sweepstakes Parties resulting from user’s participation in or attempt to participate in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, misdirected or postage due mail/entries. No responsibility or liability is assumed by the Sponsor or Sweepstakes Parties for technical problems or technical malfunction arising in connection with any of the following occurrences, without limitation, that may affect the operation of the Sweepstakes: hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic, wireless or Internet connectivity or other online communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet service providers, servers, hosts or providers; garbled, jumbled or faulty data transmissions; failure of any email transmissions to be sent to or received; lost, late, delayed or intercepted email transmissions; traffic congestion on the Internet; unauthorized human or non-human intervention in the operation of the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bug, worm; or destruction of any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical errors in the announcement of prizes or these Official Rules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data. Sponsor and Sweepstakes Parties are not responsible for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind that may be sustained to user’s or any other person’s computer equipment resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes. As a condition of entering, entrants (or their parent or legal guardian if an eligible minor) agree (and agree to confirm in writing): (a) to release Sponsor and Sweepstakes Parties from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of any prize, including any traveling related thereto; (b) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court costs. Except where prohibited by law, by accepting a prize, winner grants permission for Sponsor and those acting under its authority to use his/her name, photograph, voice and/or likeness, for advertising and/or publicity purposes, in any and all media now known or hereinafter invented without territorial or time limitations and without additional compensation.

10. OFFICIAL RULES REQUESTS: For a copy of these full Official Rules, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Palermo’s Chicago Bears Sweepstakes Official Rules, P.O. Box 1095, Elmhurst, IL 60126. Requests must be received by August 12, 2012.

11. WINNERS LIST REQUESTS: For winner names, send a self-addressed stamped envelope, for receipt by October 30, 2012, to: Palermo’s Chicago Bears Sweepstakes Winners List Request, P.O. Box 1095, Elmhurst, IL 60126.

12. SPONSOR: Palermo Villa Inc., 3301 W Canal Street, Milwaukee, WI 53208.

NFL ENTITIES: The National Football League, its member professional football clubs (including but not limited to the Chicago Bears) , NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Ventures, L.P., NFL Properties LLC and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees (collectively, the “NFL Entities”) will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this sweepstakes or any prize awarded. The NFL Entities have not offered or sponsored this sweepstakes in any way.
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