In an office lottery pool? Make sure you've got a contract!

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In An Office Lottery Pool? Make Sure You've Got A Contract!

DALLAS — With the Power Ball Lottery now getting so big those highway billboards literally can't keep up, you may want to team up to increase those odds of winning!

Joining forces with your co-workers is one popular way to try to claim the $1.4 billion jackpot, but office lottery pools can lead to a "lotto" problems. Yeah, millions of dollars can also bring millions of problems when it comes to claiming and dividing up the dough.

Well, the folks over at the Loomis Brand Agency aren't taking any chances if their lucky numbers bring home the billion.

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In an office lottery pool? Make sure you've got a contract!
A woman purchases a Powerball lottery ticket at a convenience store in Washington, DC, January 7, 2016. Lottery officials predict Saturday's jackpot will reach $700 million, the largest in history. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB / AFP / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
A sign in the window of a liquor store shows the Powerball lottery jackpot at $700 million in Washington, DC, on January 7, 2016. The largest jackpot in lottery history, a whopping $700 million, is up for grabs in the United States on Saturday, driving feverish excitement among lotto players dreaming of becoming millionaires. AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - FEBRUARY 11: A Powerball lottery ticket is printed for a customer at a 7-Eleven store on February 11, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. Ticket sales have caused the jackpot to grow $500 million, one of the largest in the game's history. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - FEBRUARY 11: Kirk Cook rings up a Powerball lottery ticket sale at a 7-Eleven store on February 11, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. Ticket sales have caused the jackpot to grow $500 million, one of the largest in the game's history. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
DUNKIRK, MD - JANUARY 06: With the Jackpot now at 500 million, Sherrie Haines sells a Powerball ticket to Robert Sweeney at the BP gas station, January 6, 2015 in Dunkirk, Maryland. People are visitingÃlottery counters across the area with hopes of hitting it big in tonights Powerball drawing. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
DUNKIRK, MD - JANUARY 06: With the Jackpot now at 500 million, Gale Call (L) and Sherrie Haines (C) sell a Powerball ticket to Mike Nastasi (R) at the BP gas station, January 6, 2015 in Dunkirk, Maryland. People are visitingÃlottery counters across the area with hopes of hitting it big in tonights Powerball drawing. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
A man purchases a Powerball lottery ticket at a liquor store in Washington, DC, January 4, 2016. Lottery officials predict the January 6 jackpot will reach $400 million, one of the largest in the game's history. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB / AFP / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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"We were joking around about it at lunch saying, 'Hey we should make a pool and then I took it seriously and said this is happening and put some legalities to paper to make sure we'd be covered when we win because we're going to!'" said Elizabeth Matthews.

That's right! Everybody buying in has gotta sign a contract, and this is no "pinky promise," either.

"It's pretty complex," said Matthews. "You might think I'm a lawyer."

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Well, it's better than needing lawyers after the big win to sort it all out.

The team over at Loomis have their fingers crossed, so make sure you're just as prepared as them if lightning strikes and your six numbers claim the biggest cash prize in world history.

Of course, the big question is: Would anyone even show up to work the next day?

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