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BMO Harris Bank/Chicago Blackhawks Ultimate Fan Sweepstakes
Official Rules

1.     NO PURCHASE OR TRANSACTION REQUIRED TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASES OR TRANSACTIONS WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Sweepstakes void where prohibited by law. The Chicago Blackhawk Hockey Team, Inc. (“Chicago Blackhawks”) and BMO Harris Bank N.A. (“Harris”) are the Sponsors of these Sweepstakes.

2.     HOW TO ENTER: Complete an entry form online at between January 15, 2013 and April 18, 2013. One entry per person. 

3.     Sweepstakes open to residents of Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana, 18 years of age or older, except employees, officers, directors, representatives or agents of Chicago Blackhawks, Harris, Harris affiliates, National Hockey League or its Member Teams, each of their advertising and promotion agencies, and members of their immediate families (defined as spouses and children living in the same household).  Only one (1) winner per household. 

4.     One (1) winner will be randomly selected from all the eligible entries for each Chicago Blackhawks home game during the 2012 – 2013 Chicago Blackhawks regular season.  Winner will be notified by phone and/or email.  Odds of winning a prize are dependent on the number of eligible entries received. Purchase will not increase odds of winning. For the name of the sweepstakes winners, send a self addressed, stamped envelope to BMO Harris Bank N.A., BMO Harris Bank/Chicago Blackhawks Sweepstakes, 111 West Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois 60603 or Chicago Blackhawks, Corporate Marketing, United Center, 1901 West Madison St., Chicago, IL 60612 after February 1, 2013 and before July 31, 2013.

5.     PRIZES:  Each of twenty-four winners (one (1) winner selected for twenty-four (24) home games during 2012 – 2013 Chicago Blackhawks regular season will receive four (4) 200 level tickets to a Chicago Blackhawks home game and the opportunity to play in the either the BMO Harris Bank Debit Card Shuffle game (“Shuffle”) or the BMO Harris Bank Are You a Fan? game (“Are You a Fan”) live on the videoboard from his or her winning seats. 

        Winners playing the Shuffle will receive one (1) of four (4) additional prizes depending on winner’s selection in the Shuffle. The four (4) additional prizes are: (a) a $100 BMO Harris Bank MasterCard Gift Card; (b) a $50 BMO Harris Bank MasterCard Gift Card; (c) a $25 BMO Harris Bank MasterCard Gift Card or (d) a foam finger. 

        Winners playing Are You a Fan will be asked a series of true/false questions relating to the Chicago Blackhawks. Winners who answer all such questions correctly will receive a $50 BMO Harris Bank MasterCard Gift Card and a Chicago Blackhawks replica jersey. Winners who do not answer all of the questions correctly will receive a tee shirt.

        The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the tickets is $480.00. The ARV of the $100 pre-paid debit card is $100, the ARV of the $50 pre-paid debit card is $50, the ARV of the $25 pre-paid debit card is $25, the ARV of the replica jersey is $125.00, the ARV of the tee shirt is $10.00, and the ARV of the foam finger is $5.00.  The total ARV of the possible prizes winner might receive ranges from $5.00 to $655.00.

6.     If the ticket prize is not claimed within three (3) business days or if the Shuffle or Are You a Fan prize is not claimed when prize is awarded during the game, the winner will be disqualified and the prize forfeited.  The winner must execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability Release and Advertising Consent when ticket prize is awarded, or the prize will be forfeited.  Winners are 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 Chicago Blackhawks may at its option award a prize of equivalent or greater value.  By submitting an entry, winner agrees to the use of his or her name, address, and photograph for advertising and publicity purposes without compensation or remuneration of any kind or additional permission.

7.     All entries become the property of Sponsors 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 all ticket-holder rules and policies, and the decisions of the judges, which are final.  Sponsors reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any individual feared to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be found acting in violation of the Official Rules or to undermine legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes.  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 Sponsors in connection with the sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Illinois, 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 Cook County, Illinois.  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. 

8.     This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.  Sponsors are not responsible for any printing or typographical error in this offer, the administration of the Sweepstakes, or the announcement of the winner.  In the event Sponsors are prevented from continuing or completing this Sweepstakes, or the integrity or feasibility of the Sweepstakes 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, work stoppage, lockout or other labor dispute or other causes beyond their control that disrupt the administration, security or proper play of this Sweepstakes, Sponsors shall have the right, in their sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Sweepstakes without further obligation.  If Sponsors, in their discretion, elect to abbreviate the Sweepstakes, Sponsors reserve 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.

9.     All personal information collected from the Sweepstakes shall be subject to the terms of the BMO Financial Corp. Privacy Policy for BMO Harris Consumer Customers, which may be viewed at

10.  By entering, each entrant agrees to follow these Official Rules and to release, hold harmless and indemnify BMO Harris, Bank of Montreal, Chicago Blackhawks, the National Hockey League and its Member Teams, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, partners, equity holders, dealerships members, employees, agents and representatives and all others associated with the manufacture, distribution, development and execution of this Sweepstakes and prizes (the “Released Parties”) against any and all liability, injury, damage, loss or causes of action (however named or described) that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from:  (i) entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes;  (ii) the delivery, misdelivery, receipt, acceptance, possession, use  or misuse of the prizes awarded in the Sweepstakes; (iii) the use of a Winner’s name, photograph and/or likeness as permitted herein, including, without limitation, claims based on publicity rights, defamation and/or invasion of privacy; or (iv) any travel or activity related to the receipt, use or misuse of the prizes, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death and/or property damage.


Sponsored by:             
BMO Harris Bank N.A.                      Chicago Blackhawk Hockey Team, Inc.,
111 W. Monroe St.                              1901 West Madison Street,
Chicago, Illinois 60603                    Chicago, Illinois 60612

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