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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The New Teacher Network, "Outfit My Classroom" Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") is offered only in the state of Michigan from 8/20/10 through 11:59:59 p.m. (EST) on 10/01/10 ("Sweepstakes Period").

SPONSOR: MEEMIC Insurance Company, 1685 North Opdyke Road, Auburn Hills, MI 48326.

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the State of Michigan who are new teachers (any teacher newly certified in the last 5 years) employed by a Michigan School district, or educational institution and who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry ("Entrant"). Employees, directors and officers and their immediate families (spouses and siblings, parents and children and their spouses) and household members of MEEMIC Insurance Company ("MEEMIC"), MEEMIC Representatives and staff, The Auto Club group or any company involved in the implementation and execution of the Sweepstakes (collectively the "Sweepstakes Entities") are not eligible. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.

AGREEMENT TO THE OFFICIAL RULES: By participating in the Sweepstakes, each Entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which is final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

HOW TO ENTER: Enter the sweepstakes online at Entry may also be made by mailing a postcard on which you have hand-printed your first and last name, complete address and telephone number, number of years of teaching experience, name of school county and name of school or educational institution that you are employed as a teacher to: MEEMIC Insurance Company, Attn: New Teacher Network, P.O. Box 217019, Auburn Hills, MI 48321-7019. Mailed entries must be postmarked by10/01/10 and received by 10/14/10. No mechanically reproduced or photocopied mail-in entries permitted. All information requested must be provided. LIMIT: ONE (1) ENTRY PER PERSON REGARDLESS OF THE ENTRY METHOD. In the event more than one (1) entry is received from any one person, the first entry processed will be considered the only valid entry received. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. In case of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant using the Internet, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter the Sweepstakes at the time of entry will be considered the entrant. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

PRIZES / APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (ARV): One (1) Prize: A classroom makeover (ARV $500) which consists of new school supplies and desk accessories up to the $500 value (ARV $500).

PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Winner is responsible for all applicable taxes (including but not limited to federal, state or local including income taxes) and all expenses not specified herein relating to the acceptance and use of a prize. Prize may not be transferred or assigned. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor, who may substitute the prize in whole or in part with another prize of comparable or greater value if the intended prize is not available for any reason as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

WINNER SELECTION AND VERIFICATION: Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing conducted on or about 10/15/10 from among all eligible entries timely received. Potential winner(s) may be required to provide proof that the potential winner(s) is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the potentially winning entry. Entries that are lost, late, misdirected, garbled or incompletely received, for any reason, including by reason of hardware, software, browser or network failure, malfunction, congestion or incompatibility at Sponsor or elsewhere, will not be eligible and Sponsor is not responsible for any technical problems related to online entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for any human or other error, including late, lost or misdirected mail or entries, related to or resulting in any manner from participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend, disqualify or terminate any entrant in the event that an entry become infected or is otherwise technically impaired. Sponsor also reserves the right to disqualify any entrant found tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the Sweepstakes or the web site. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate this Sweepstakes in the event that it becomes infected by a computer virus or is otherwise technically impaired. In the event of termination, a random drawing will be held from among all eligible entries received at the time of termination. Winner will be notified by email and or phone and will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release and a Publicity Release form within fourteen (14) days after receipt. Failure to timely return any required executed forms will cause the prize to be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. If a prize is refused, a prize notification is returned or deemed undeliverable, or potential winner is disqualified for any reason, an alternate winner will be selected.

GENERAL CONDITIONS / RELEASE: By participating, entrants (and if an eligible minor, their parents or legal guardians) (a) release Sweepstakes Entities, their respective directors, officers, agents and employees from any and all liability for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by their participation, including the unauthorized or illegal access to personally identifiable or sensitive information or the acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of the prize; (b) consents to the use by Sponsor of winner's name, hometown, likeness, statements and other personally identifiable information for promotion, advertising and marketing purposes in any media throughout the world without additional consideration and consent or prior review, and upon request will provide written consent to such use; and (c) acknowledge that said parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to a prize including, but not limited to, its quality or availability. The Sponsor, sweepstakes entities and service providers are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of Entry information, or for any human or other error, including late, lost or misdirected mail or entries, related to or resulting in any manner from participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, or software, failure of any email or entry to be received or sent by Sponsor, on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or by human error which may occur in the ability to enter a participant's entry, or any combination thereof, or otherwise, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the promotion. Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this promotion, as solely determined by the Sponsor, will be disqualified. If disqualified for any of the above abuses, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate entrant's eligibility to participate in the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event any portion of the Sweepstakes is compromised by virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, technical failure or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion to cancel, modify, suspend or terminate the Internet portion of the Sweepstakes, and to continue with the free, mail-in means of entry portion.

WINNER/RULES: To obtain a listing of the winner (available after 10/15/10) or copy of the official rules via mail, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: MEEMIC Insurance Company, Sweepstakes Requests, P.O. Box 217019, Auburn Hills, MI 48321-7019. Specify "winner list" or "rules" on your request.

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