Enter to win Lantz's International pet Star Search
Imagine your pet-child as an illustrated character and memorialized in a beautiful children's book.
This is an open-call to awesome pet-owners around the world for just that possibility.
Send your absolute-best pictures and a brief story of their journey to find your family as their forever-home.
Pets selected to win will have their pictures immortalized as is or as an illustrated character in one or more of the author's books.
Winner will become the star of their own featured story.
52 First Place Prizes
Winners will become a part of two books including picture and brief story of each winner.
Second Place Prize
Winner will become a leading-character in a featured story.
Third Place Prize
Winner will become a supporting-character in a featured story.
Fourth Place Prize
Winner will become a supporting-character in a featured story.
Fifth Place Prize
Winner will become an character-extra in a featured story.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
Purchase will NOT increase chances of winning.
ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED
Lantz's International Pet Star Search Contest is open to pets worldwide, both living or deceased.
3 Agreement to Official Rules
Participation in Lantz's International Pet Star Search Contest constitues entrants full and unconditonal agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges' panel, which are final and binding. Winning is contingent upon compliance with Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
4 2018 Contest Period and Winners Announcment
Contest begins July 9, 2018 @ 2:37 PM CST and ends December 23,2018 @ 2:37 PM CST.
Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the contest.
Potential winner or winners will be announced on Lantz's official website LantzdeContreras.com on Christmas Eve 2018 @ 8:00 PM CST.
Lantz's International Pet Star Search 2019
Contest begins January 1, 2019 a@ 12 AM through December 23, 2019 a@ 2:37 PM CST
5 Entry Rules
You may enter many different photos of your pet for consideration to win (NO duplicates)
Each submission MUST be attached to a VALID email address.
Invalid email addresses will void eligibility.
All entries become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
6 Winner Notification
The potential winners will be notified by email, mail or phone.
Each potential Grand Prize, First Prize, Second Prize, Third Prize, Fourth Prize, Fifth Prize winner (parent/legal guardian if a minor in his/her residence) will be required to complete, electronally sign and submit a Declaration of Compliance within five (5) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent in order to win.
If a potential winner cannot be contacted, or fails to submit the Declaration of Compliance within the required time period, the potential winner forfeits the prize.
Potential winners must comply with ALL terms and conditions of the Official Rules as winning is contingent upon fulfilling ALL requirements.
In the event a potentential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternative winner; runner-up.
7 General Conditions
Should the operation, security, or administration of the contest be impaired in any way including but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or any other technical problem, or in the event the contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion Sponsor may suspend the contest to address the impairment and then resume the contest in a manner best conforming with the spirit of these Official Rules.
Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds tampering with the entry process or the operation of the contest, or acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.
Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney's fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Failure by Sponsor to enforce any provisions of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
8 Release and Limitations of Liability
By participating in the contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, contest administrator, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents, (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) including, but not limited to:
(a) any technical errors associated with the contest, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications of failed computer satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines or technical failure or jumble, scrawled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties
(b) unauthorized human intervention in the contest
(c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors
(d) any other errors or problems in connection with the contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the contest, the announcement of the winners, the cancellation or postponement of the event and or the flyover, if applicable, or in any contest-related materials
(e) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind to persons or property which my caused directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the contest or acceptance, recipe or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto)
Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the released parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the contest, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive any monetary compensation or compensation for attorney fees.
Released parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused buy the site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the contest.
Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever including, but not limited to:
(a) punitive damages
(c) direct damages
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Oklahoma.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the contest shall be goverend by, and construed in accordance with the laws of Oklahoma, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of laws of any jurisdiction other than Oklahoma.
LantzdeContreras.com, Lantz de Contreras and The Angelic Prince Publishing Company
Enter as often as you wish with DIFFERENT photos and images of your pet or pets. DUPLICATION of same images of same pet are NOT permitted. Note* include pet's name in comment box.
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