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NATIONAL DOG DAY DOG VESTS SWEEPSTAKES

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE. A PURCHASE
WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES DURING THE SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD,
YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT. SO READ THEM
CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING. AMONG OTHER THINGS, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES
INDEMNITIES FROM YOU TO THE RELEASED PARTIES AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS
AND REMEDIES.

ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES
RECEIVED. THE SWEEPSTAKES IS ONLY OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50)
UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

The National Dog Day Dog Vests Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Autotrader.com, Inc.
(“Sponsor”), 3003 Summit Blvd., Ste. 200 Atlanta, GA 30319 and is administered by Southern Made Services,
LLC (“Administrator”), 844 Hillwood Blvd. Nashville, TN 37209.

1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The National Dog Day Dog Vests Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at
12:01 AM US Pacific Time (“PT”) on August 23, 2021 and ends at 11:59 PM PT on September 9, 2021 (the
“Sweepstakes Period”). The computer clock of the Administrator is the official time-keeping device in the
Sweepstakes. By participating, participants (“Participants”) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and
the decisions of Sponsor, which are binding and final on matters relating to this Sweepstakes.

2. ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of
Columbia (NOT including residents of Puerto Rico or other U.S. Territories), who are at least eighteen (18)
years of age or the age of majority in their state of primary residence (whichever is older) at time of
Sweepstakes Entry. Employees, officers and representatives of the Sponsor, Administrator, and each of
their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of
their Immediate Family Members, as defined below, are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes.
“Immediate Family Members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-
siblings, or spouses, and their respective spouses.

Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s
decisions and interpretations, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. For
purposes of the Sweepstakes, an entrant’s residential address and e-mail address will be the physical address
and e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. Entrants will not be allowed to change their physical address
or e-mail address. Winning a “Prize” (as defined in Section 6) is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set
forth herein. Entrants and/or potential winner may be required to provide proof of identification and eligibility as
required by Sponsor or Administrator.

Proof of identity and/or residence reasonably satisfactory to the Sponsor and/or the Administrator may be
required to verify eligibility. The Sponsor and the Administrator have the right to determine Sweepstakes
eligibility in their discretion; all decisions concerning Sweepstakes eligibility are final. Any effort to circumvent
the Sweepstake’s limits, requirements or other terms (including, but not limited to, providing fictitious
information or concealing identity or location) voids submissions and disqualifies person from participating in
the Sweepstakes.

Winning a Prize is contingent on fulfilling all requirements in these Official Rules. All federal, state and local
laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited or restricted. All Sweepstakes Entries are the property of the
Sponsor.

3. HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Online Entry. During the Sweepstakes Period, visit www.dogtrader.com (the
“Website”) and submit the official entry form (“Entrant”), including your full name, email, mailing address,
city, state and zip code (PO Boxes are not acceptable) (“Sweepstakes Entry”). Entrants must confirm they
are 18 years of age or older. Entrants must complete all fields in the online entry form or entry will not be
accepted. If an Entrant does not have a computer or other device to access the Internet, many public
libraries offer free access to computers and the Internet. Entries must be received during the Sweepstakes
Period.

Sweepstakes Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means, and Sweepstakes
Entries by any means which subvert the entry process, are void. You agree to the Official Rules and
are willing provide your information to the Sponsor and the Administrator. No photocopied or
mechanically reproduced Sweepstakes Entries accepted. Sweepstakes Entries become the property
of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

There is a limit of one (1) Sweepstakes Entry per person/account during the Sweepstakes Period,
using only one (1) email address. Sweepstakes Entries received from any person in excess of the
stated limitation, or which are incomplete, illegible, corrupted, damaged, destroyed, forged, false, lost
or misdirect, will be void. Subsequent attempts made by the same individual to submit multiple
Sweepstakes Entries by using multiple or false contact information or otherwise may be
disqualified. There is a limit of one (1) Prize per person throughout the Sweepstakes Period.

Any and all information provided in connection with this Sweepstakes is subject to the Sponsor’s
Privacy Policy available at https://www.autotrader.com/legal/privacy-statement. By entering in the
Sweepstakes, Participants hereby agree that the Sponsor may collect and use their personal
information submitted with their Sweepstakes Entry. Among other things, the information Participants
provide may be used to send company updates and announcements from the Sponsor concerning
the company and its products. At the time of entry, Participants may be given the opportunity to opt-in
to receive further communications from the Sponsor. Participants are not required to opt-in and opting
in will not improve your odds of winning. For purposes of this Sweepstakes, a “day” begins at 12:01
AM PT and ends at 11:59 PM PT.

4. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS/RESTRICTIONS: Once submitted, an entry cannot be deleted, canceled or
modified. In order to be eligible, entries must actually be received by Sponsor during the Sweepstakes
Period. Entries received by Sponsor before the start of the Sweepstakes Period or after the end of the
Sweepstakes Period will be discarded and deemed VOID. For purposes of this Sweepstakes, an entry is
“received” when the Website’s servers record the entry information. Those who do not follow all of the
instructions, do not provide the required information in their entry, or do not abide by these Official Rules or
other instructions of Sponsor will be disqualified. All entries become property of Sponsor and will not be
returned or acknowledged. Entries made by any other individual or any entity or any other website,
including, without limitation, commercial promotion subscription notification and/or entering service sites,
will be declared invalid and disqualified. Your submission of an entry constitutes your representation of
eligibility, consent to participate in Sweepstakes and consent for Sponsor to obtain, use, and transfer your
name, address, written submission and other information for the purpose of Sweepstakes administration
and all other uses granted herein.

5. SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE DRAWING & WINNER NOTIFICATION: The potential Winners will be selected in
a random drawing held on or about September 13, 2021. Odds of winning will depend on the number of
Sweepstakes Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.

Potential Winners will be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a taxable income
form, W9, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within three (3) days of date of
issuance of email. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, Prize
notification is returned as undeliverable, the Sponsor or its agent is unable to contact a potential
Winner or a potential Winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, Prize will be forfeited and,
at the Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate Winner may be selected. The Sponsor reserves the right not
to award a Prize in the event the Sponsor is unable to identify and confirm a Winner after attempting
to contact alternate Winners.

6. SWEEPSTAKES PRIZES (1000): There are One Thousand (1000) Prizes (“Prize”) available to be
awarded. Each Prize winner (“Winner”) will receive one (1) custom wall calendar. Total Approximate Retail
Value (“ARV”) of each Prize is Sixteen dollars ($16.00). Winner is not entitled to any surplus between
actual retail value of Prize and stated ARV and any difference between stated ARV and actual value of
Prize will not be awarded. No substitution, transfer, or cash redemption of Prize, except by Sponsor, who
reserves the right to substitute a Prize with another Prize of equal or greater value should the advertised
Prize or any part of it become unavailable for any reason as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
All federal, state, and local taxes on any Prize are the sole responsibility of Winner. Winner may be issued
an IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of any awarded Prize.

The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of all Prizes is $16,000.

Winner must be eighteen (18) years of age. The maximum value of the Prize set forth above
represents the Sponsor’s good faith determination of the maximum ARV thereof, and the actual fair
market value, as ultimately determined the Sponsor, cannot be challenged or appealed. Prizes are
non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole
discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the
designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. If a selected Winner is unable to accept
a Prize in its entirety for any reason, the selected Winner will forfeit the Prize and the Prize may be
awarded to an alternate Winner. All Sweepstakes Entries and potential Winners are subject to
verification by the Sponsor and the Administrator, whose decisions are final and binding. No
compensation will be paid in lieu of a Prize.

Prize will be awarded provided that a sufficient number of Sweepstakes Entries are received and the
Prize is claimed in accordance with the dates and times specified above.

7. HOW TO CLAIM A PRIZE: The potential Winners are subject to verification of eligibility and compliance
with these Official Rules. After the random drawing, Administrator will notify the potential winner via e-mail
at the e-mail address provided at the time of Entry. Failure to provide all required information within the
stated time period may result in forfeiture of a winner’s right to claim a Prize, and may result in the Prize
being awarded to an alternate winner, if time permits. If a potential winner is disqualified, found to be
ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to accept a Prize, Sponsor or
Administrator is unable to contact a potential winner, or any Prize notification or Prize is returned
undeliverable, the respective Prize may be forfeited. If a Prize is forfeited, the Prize may be awarded to an
alternate winner, selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries, as determined by
Sponsor in its sole discretion. If, after a good-faith attempt, Sponsor is unable to award or deliver a Prize,
the Prize may not be re-awarded. Upon verification of eligibility, each Prize will be mailed to the winners at
the physical addresses (P.O. Boxes are not permitted) provided at the time of entry. Any portion of a Prize
not accepted by winner will be forfeited. Each winner shall be solely responsible for payment of any and all
applicable federal, state, and local taxes for his/her Prize won. All other costs and expenses not expressly
set forth herein shall be solely each winner’s responsibility. The Prizes will only be awarded to a verified
Winner.

Sponsor will attempt to notify each potential winner as set forth above, but Sponsor is not responsible for any
undelivered e-mails, including without limitation e-mails that are not received because of a winner’s privacy or
spam filter settings which may divert any Sweepstakes e-mail, including any winner notification e-mail, to a
spam or junk folder. Prizes that are unclaimed, unredeemed, or returned as undeliverable will not be awarded.
Prizes are non-transferable and no Prize substitution, exchange or cash equivalent will be allowed, except by
Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a Prize of equal or greater value in case of unavailability of the
Prize or force majeure, at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sweepstakes Entities shall not be held
responsible for any delays in awarding a Prize for any reason. Prizes will be mailed or sent via nationally
recognized overnight courier to each confirmed winner six (6) to eight (8) weeks after verification of eligibility.
Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for any delays in Prize fulfillment.

8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree that the Sweepstakes
Entities and each of their respective affiliates, parent companies, subsidiaries, representatives, consultants,
contractors, legal counsel, advertising, public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies,
website providers and each their respective officers, directors, stockholders, employees, representatives,
designees and agents (“Released Parties”) are not responsible for: (i) lost, late, incomplete, stolen,
misdirected, postage due or undeliverable e-mail/text notifications or postal mail; (ii) any computer,
telephone, satellite, cable, network, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures,
connections, or availability; (iii) garbled, corrupt or jumbled transmissions, service provider/network
accessibility, availability or traffic congestion; (iv) any technical, mechanical, printing or typographical or
other error; (v) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of registration information or the failure to capture, or
loss of, any such information; (vi) any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or
transmission, communications line failure, technical error, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to the
Sweepstakes; (vii) any injury or damage, whether personal or property, to Entrants or to any person’s
computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting a Prize; and (viii)
entries that are late, forged, lost, misplaced, misdirected, tampered with, incomplete, deleted, damaged,
garbled or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules. Further, the Sweepstakes Entities are not
responsible for any unanswered or undeliverable winner notifications.

By entering the Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees: (i) to be bound by these Official Rules, including entry
requirements; (ii) to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with respect to these Official Rules; (iii) to waive all of
his/her rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against any of the Released Parties in connection with
the Sweepstakes; and (iii) to forever and irrevocably agree to release and hold harmless each of the Released
Parties from any and all claims, lawsuits, judgments, causes of action, proceedings, demands, fines, penalties,
liability, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) that may arise in
connection with: (a) the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, any Sweepstakes-related activity or element
thereof, and the Entrant’s entries, participation or inability to participate in the Sweepstakes; (b) the violation of
any third-party privacy, personal, publicity or proprietary rights; (c) acceptance, attendance at, receipt, travel
related to, participation in, delivery of, possession, defects in, use, non-use, misuse, inability to use, loss,
damage, destruction, negligence or willful misconduct in connection with the use of a Prize (or any component
thereof); (d) any change in the prizing (or any components thereof); (e) human error; (f) any wrongful,
negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any of the Released Parties; (g) lost, late, stolen,
misdirected, damaged or destroyed prizing (or any element thereof); or (h) the negligence or willful misconduct
by Entrant.

If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole
and absolute discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and/or proceed with the
Sweepstakes, including the selection of a winner in a manner it deems fair and reasonable, including the
selection of a winner from among eligible entries received prior to such cancellation, termination, modification
or suspension. In no event will more Prizes be awarded than are stated in these Official Rules. In the event
that, due to technical, typographical, mechanical, administrative, printing, production, computer or other errors,
there are more winners than are stated in these Official Rules, a random drawing among the claimants will be
held to determine the winner.

WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING
THE PRIZES, IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Some jurisdictions may not allow the
limitations or exclusions of liability for incidental or consequential damages or exclusions of implied warranties,
so some of the above limitations or exclusions may not apply. Check local laws for any restrictions or
limitations regarding these limitations or exclusions.

9. DISPUTES: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY, AND WILL BE CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE
WITH, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA AND THE FORUM AND VENUE FOR ANY DISPUTE
SHALL BE IN FULTON COUNTY, GEORGIA. IF THE CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM IS NOT OTHERWISE
RESOLVED THROUGH DIRECT DISCUSSIONS OR MEDIATION, IT SHALL THEN BE RESOLVED BY
FINAL AND BINDING ARBITRATION ADMINISTERED BY JAMS IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITS
ARBITRATION RULES AND PROCEDURES OR SUBSEQUENT VERSIONS THEREOF (“JAMS
RULES”). THE JAMS RULES FOR SELECTION OF AN ARBITRATOR SHALL BE FOLLOWED, EXCEPT
THAT THE ARBITRATOR SHALL BE EXPERIENCED AND LICENSED TO PRACTICE LAW IN GEORGIA.
ALL PROCEEDINGS BROUGHT PURSUANT TO THIS PARAGRAPH WILL BE CONDUCTED IN FULTON
COUNTY GEORGIA. THE REMEDY FOR ANY CLAIM SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL DAMAGES, AND
IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY PARTY BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY,
CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES OR HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE
INCREASED, INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES OR OTHER SUCH RELATED COSTS OF BRINGING A
CLAIM, OR TO RESCIND THIS AGREEMENT OR SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR ANY OTHER EQUITABLE
RELIEF. ENTRANTS AGREE THAT THE RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF ANY ENTRANT AND/OR
SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES AND/OR ANY OTHER PARTY SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY,
WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION. ANY DEMAND FOR ARBITRATION MUST BE
FILED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR FROM THE END OF THE SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD, OR THE CAUSE OF
ACTION SHALL BE FOREVER BARRED.

10. PRIVACY: Any personally identifiable information, including without limitation, your name, image, age,
address (including postal code), telephone number and/or e-mail address, that you submit in connection
with the Sweepstakes will be collected by Sponsor or its designee and used by Sponsor, its affiliates,
designees, agents and marketers for purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the
Sweepstakes as described in these Official Rules and in accordance with email. Sponsor’s privacy policy is
available at https://www.autotrader.com//legal/privacy-statement.xhtml. By providing personal information,
Entrant acknowledges that Sponsor may send promotional mailings and e-mails about special offers,
products and/or services offered by Sponsor or its affiliates. Receiving these promotional communications
is optional and (a) is not a condition of participating in the Sweepstakes or winning the Prize, and (b) does
not improve an Entrant’s chances of winning. In the event Entrant does not wish to receive these
promotional communications, Entrant may opt out by clicking the “unsubscribe” button at the bottom of the
email.

11. PUBLICITY RIGHTS: By participating in this Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees to allow the Sponsor and
Sponsor’s designee the perpetual right to use his/her name, address (city and state), biographical
information, likeness, picture and other information and content provided in connection with the
Sweepstakes for promotion, trade, commercial, advertising and publicity purposes in all media worldwide
including, but not limited to, on television and the Internet, without notice, review or approval and without
additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.

12. GENERAL: Any attempted form of participation in this Sweepstakes other than as described herein is void.
Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right to disqualify any Entrant found or suspected, in their sole and
absolute discretion, to be tampering with the operation of the Sweepstakes; to be acting in violation of
these Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike manner or with the intent to disrupt the normal
operation of this Sweepstakes. Any attempted form of participation in this Sweepstakes other than as in
these Official Rules is void. If it is discovered that a person has registered or attempted to register more
than once using multiple phone numbers, e-mail addresses, residential addresses, multiple identities, IP
addresses, use of proxy servers, or like methods, all of that person’s entries will be declared null and void
and that person will not be awarded any Prize that he/she might have been entitled to receive. Any use of
robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, third party or like methods to participate in the Sweepstakes will
void any attempted participation effected by such methods and the disqualification of the individual utilizing
the same. Entrants and/or potential winners may be required to provide proof of identification and eligibility
as required by Sponsor or Administrator In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner, the winning
entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted on the
registration form associated with such entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person
who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other
organization (e.g., business, educational institution) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for
the domain associated with the submitted email address. Each Entrant may be required to show proof of
being an authorized account holder. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY
WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION
OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES
THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S)
RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. If any provision
of these Official Rules or any word, phrase, clause, sentence, or other portion thereof should be held
unenforceable or invalid for any reason, then that provision or portion thereof shall be modified or deleted
in such manner as to render the remaining provisions of these Official Rules valid and enforceable. The
invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules or the Prize documents will not affect
the validity or enforceability of any other provision. No Entrant shall have the right to modify or amend
these Official Rules. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a
waiver of that provision and such provision shall remain in full force and effect. All entries and/or materials
submitted become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. In the event of any conflict with any
Sweepstakes details contained in these Official Rules and Sweepstakes details contained in any
promotional materials (including but not limited to point of sale, television and print advertising, promotional
packaging and other promotional media), the details of the Sweepstakes as set forth in these Official Rules
shall prevail.

13. USE OF DATA: All information submitted by you will be treated according to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy at
https://www.autotrader.com/legal/privacy-statement. By participating in the Sweepstakes and providing any
applicable contact information, you hereby agree to Sponsor’s usage of your personal information and
acknowledge that you have read and accepted Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

14. WINNER’S NAME: For the name of the Winners (available after October 15, 2021), send a self-addressed
stamped envelope to: National Dog Day Dog Vest Calendar Sweepstakes Winner PO Box 90130,
Nashville, TN 37209, for Sponsor’s receipt no later than November 15, 2021.

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