Terms

  • Article I: Name
    • Jurassic Park Motor Pool (aka "The Motor Pool", "JPMP")

 

  • Article II: Mission Statemement
    • The Jurassic Park Motor Pool is an international automotive and costuming organization dedicated to celebrating the Jurassic Park™ franchise through the creation of replica vehicles based on the movies and other published media. Through the use of these vehicles, as well as props and costumes, and by promoting interest in Jurassic Park™, the Jurassic Park Motor Pool facilitates supporting local charities, communities, events, and individuals.

 

  • Article III: Disclaimer(s)
    • The Jurassic Park Motor Pool acknowledges it is not affiliated with, or endorsed, sponsored or authorized by Universal City Studios LLC and/or Amblin’ Entertainment, Inc. The Jurassic Park Motor Pool is an unofficial fan club dedicated to enthusiasts of vehicles for the Jurassic Park™ film franchise.
    • Members of the Jurassic Park Motor Pool acknowledge they have no claim to either the copyright or intellectual property of Universal City Studios LLC and/or Amblin’ Entertainment, Inc except by any privileges authorized in writing to the Jurassic Park Motor Pool by Universal City Studios LLC and/or Amblin’ Entertainment, Inc. Unless otherwise stated, Members recognize that they are presenting, depicting, and/or portraying replicas of the vehicles (and in some cases characters) from the Jurassic Park and Jurassic World franchise(s).

 

  • Article IV: Membership
    • Jurassic Park Motor Pool Membership will not be denied to anyone on the basis of race, class, gender, occupation, religion/spirituality, and/or disability/handicap. The Motor Pool is equal-opportunity and non-discriminatory, therefore Membership is open to all persons of adult age (18 years old).
    • Membership is maintained by active participation in the online group/forums, vehicle ownership, and adherence to all regulations and rules outlined in the JPMP Charter and Guidelines.
    • Applicable rights and privileges will be granted to all members upon admission and according to their status and participation within the Motor Pool.
    • Members agree to use and display their vehicle per the policies of the Motor Pool when representing the Motor Pool.
    • Members agree to adhere to all local, regional, national, and Motor Pool laws, regulations, and rules at all times.
    • Membership can only be granted, revoked, suspended, or denied by majority vote of the Motor Pool leadership. Motor Pool leadership reserves the right to revoke membership at any time, revoked Members will be notified within 24 hours.This right cannot be overruled, overwritten, or superseded by any subdivision of the Motor Pool.
    • The Motor Pool does not declare, nor collect, any membership dues or fees to maintain membership. Under no circumstances may subdivisions of the Motor Pool collect dues or fees to maintain membership or association.
    • Children/Minors (less than 18 years of age) of Members
      • Members who bring children to Motor Pool events or functions are solely and entirely responsible for the safety and well being of their children.
      • Children of Members must be accompanied by the adult, parent member at all times at Motor Pool events and functions.
      • Children/Minors of Members may not operate vehicles during official events, but may ride along in them.
    • Non-Members are considered the "General Public".

 

  • Article V: Organization
    • Motor Pool Structuring
      • The Jurassic Park Motor Pool is comprised of subdivisions spanning multiple geographical locations across the world. Collectively all Divisions, Sections, and Research Groups, along with their respective leadership, form the entirety of the Jurassic Park Motor Pool.
      • Geographic Subdivisions of the Motor Pool (“Divisions”) are formed from localized groups of Official Members who choose to operate together.
        • Divisions are required to have a Administrative Council Representative.
        • Divisions may elect or appoint their Division Leader, they may be the same as the Council Representative.
        • Divisions may operate with additional rules or regulations, but may not overwrite, disregard, or violate the established Motor Pool Charter, Operation Protocols, or related documents.
    • Leadership Structuring
      • Office of the President of the Motor Pool
      • Officers
      • The Administrative Council body is formed from Division-based Council Representatives
      • Council Representatives
      • Division Leaders

 

  • Article VI: Leadership
    • President, Vice President, Treasurer, Publicity Officer, Judiciary Officer, Merchandising Officer, Recruitment Officer, Division Leadership, Administrative Council, Archivist

 

  • Article VII: Elections

 

  • Article VIII: Policies and Amendments
    • Terms of Use
      • Use of “Jurassic Park Motor Pool” name, abbreviation, logo, or any representation thereof must be approved, in advance, by Motor Pool leadership.
      • Merchandise, advertisements, and other printed materials must be approved, in advance, by Motor Pool leadership before production.
        • Exceptions: business cards, personal vehicle flyers, and other products not bearing the Motor Pool name, logo, or representation other than to identify membership.
      • The Motor Pool reserves the right to revoke use of the “Jurassic Park Motor Pool” name, abbreviation, logo, or any representation thereof if approved Member does not conduct themselves in a responsible manner.

 

  • Article IX: Operation Protocols

 

  • Article X: Merchandising and Branding
    • Any product, item, or material, digital or physical, bearing imagery, phrasing, or other features designed, or created, to promote, or advertise, either the Jurassic Park Motor Pool (“The Motor Pool” or “JPMP”), the Jurassic Park or Jurassic World franchises, or any related brands shall hereinto be referred to as “Merchandise” (“Merchandise”).
      • The Jurassic Park and Jurassic World franchises are copyrighted intellectual properties of Universal City Studios LLC and/or Amblin’ Entertainment, any Merchandise bearing imagery, or ideas, taken from the aforementioned franchises may not be reproduced, marketed, or sold for profit.
      • Merchandise bearing imagery, ideas, or wording (i.e. “JPMP”, “Jurassic Park Motor Pool”, “the Motor Pool”, or names of Divisions) that can be reasonably identified as representative of the Motor Pool, or any of its Divisions from the Motor Pool may only be reproduced, marketed, or sold at cost with sufficient permission and authorization from either the Merchandising Officer, President of the Motor Pool, or by majority vote of the Administrative Council.
        • Merchandise created to promote, advertise, or represent the Jurassic Park Motor Pool must meet established quality and branding guidelines prior to its production.
        • Sale of Merchandise created to promote, advertise, or represent the Jurassic Park Motor Pool without sufficient permission or authorization, OR that does not abide by established quality and branding guidelines will be forbidden. Sale of forbidden Merchandise will be subject to Disciplinary Action.
        • Merchandise created to promote, advertise, or represent the Jurassic Park Motor Pool may only be sold to Official Members. Under no circumstances may Merchandise be sold to the General Public, advertised to the General Public, or otherwise provided to the General Public.
        • The Jurassic Park Motor Pool is based on copyrighted intellectual properties of Universal City Studios LLC and/or Amblin’ Entertainment, due to this the Motor Pool and Official Members is/are NOT authorized to profit from the sale of Merchandise. Therefore, Merchandise may only be sold at cost.
      • The Motor Pool will not manage, intervene in, or endorse, the sale or transactions of non-Merchandise, this includes, but is not limited to, costumes, props, replacement parts, replica parts, and/or products/materials that do not otherwise violate these rules.

 

  • Article XI: Disciplinary Actions
    • It is a goal of the Motor Pool to maintain a safe, productive community for members, thus it recognizes members must be provided a means of protection against misconduct, minor or otherwise. When any member violates the established charter, policies, or protocols the Motor Pool will adhere to the following edicts for all disciplinary actions:
    • The Motor Pool Charter, Operational Protocols, and related documents shall hold precedence over any Division rules, regulations, protocols, or documentation for all matters involving, but not limited to, disputes, misbehavior, disagreements, or other conflicts.
    • Tenets of The Motor Pool Charter, Operational Protocols, and related documents shall be enforced by appointed Division Leadership and Motor Pool Officers. Except in instances where respective Division Leadership or Motor Pool Officer(s) are involved and/or display a conflict of interest, in which responsibility will be assigned by the Administrative Council.
    • Any complaint, issue, or complication (Collectively “Case”) submitted by an Official Member (collectively with any identified parties, known as “Involved Parties) will be addressed first by their Division Leadership (if applicable), then, if necessary, escalated to the Judiciary Officer (in either case, handler known as “Presiding Officer”).
    • Presiding Officer shall mediate all levels of assigned Case(s).
      • First an informal meeting shall be conducted to attempt to reach a resolution between involved parties.
      • In event of an impasse, Presiding Officer shall escalate Case(s) to a formal hearing.
        • Judiciary Officer, if not involved, will have the option to observe any, and all, formal hearing(s).
        • Presiding Officer will present Case(s) to Administrative Council, who shall formulate and issue a final judgement (judgement will include declaration of guilt, any disciplinary actions, or notice of dismissal).
        • Involved Parties will have 30 days to appeal a final judgement. A new hearing will be arranged to address new evidence.
    • In Cases where Involved Parties originate from separate Divisions any relevant Division Leaders, who are not the Presiding Officer, may opt to observe both the informal meeting and/or formal hearing.
    • Disciplinary Rulings (know as “Final Judgements”) may include, but are not limited to:
      • Official Warnings
      • Temporary Suspension of All Membership Privileges
      • Temporary Suspension of Partial Membership Privileges
      • Temporary Suspension of Membership
      • Revocation of Membership
    • Official Members may not be removed from the Motor Pool without majority ruling by the Administrative Council.
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