LEGAL NOTICES

INDEMNIFICATION AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY

Participants, by virtue of entering and attending a RUNWAY Dance Connection event, give their permission and consent to RUNWAY Dance Connection, and the directors of RUNWAY Dance Connection, to use without any compensation whatsoever, their images or photographs, or appear in videos or any other electronic or print media for advertising, news coverage, or any other commercial use of our events. Any participant/performer competing in a RUNWAY Dance Connection or any dancer or instructor attending a RUNWAY Dance Connection dance event takes certain and inherent risks. These include, but are not limited to, sprains, bruises, broken bones, and pulled muscles. Participation in any RUNWAY Dance Connection event indicates the acceptance of such risk by the participants. RUNWAY Dance Connection assumes that all participants are in good health and fit for the competition. RUNWAY Dance Connection and the hosting facility are not responsible for personal injury or property loss, including but not limited to participants or spectators.


DISCLAIMER / WAIVER

By virtue of being allowed to attend a RUNWAY Dance Connection event, each participant agrees:

  • TO ASSUME AND ACCEPT ALL RISKS arising out of, associated with, or related to, participating in such an event, even though such risks may have been caused by the negligence of the hosting facility, RUNWAY Dance Connection, their officers, directors, employees, agents or other representatives (all of whom are hereafter collectively referred to as “the Releasees”);

  • TO BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS, OR DAMAGE which they might sustain while participating in an event, even though such injury, loss or damage may have been caused by the negligence of the Releasees;

  • TO RELEASE THE RELEASEES from any and all liability for any loss, damage, injury or expense they may suffer, or that their next of kin may suffer as a result of their participation in the event, due to any cause whatsoever;

  • TO HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY THE RELEASEES from
    • (i) all liability for any damage to the personal property of, or personal injury to any third party resulting from participants participation in the event and all related activities; and

    • (ii) any and all claims, demands, actions, and costs which might arise out of the participants participating in the event, even though such claims, demands, actions, and costs may have been caused by the negligence of the Releasees.

As the authorized legal representative of all participants registered for this event, I agree by my signature below and/or electronic checkmark/submit that I have read and agree to abide by all the rules and regulations of this event, as outlined in this Registration Agreement, in the brochure and the website and fully understand its contents, and I am voluntarily signing the Registration Agreement. Furthermore, I accept the full responsibility to communicate to each participant the terms of this Agreement including, but not limited to, the above Disclaimer / Waiver and Indemnification and Release of Liability.




WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS

In consideration of RUNWAY Entertainment Limited, a corporation incorporated in the Province of Ontario (the “Company") permitting the individual named below ("I" or "me") to participate in RUNWAY Dance Connection (the “Activities”), and for other good and valuable consideration, I agree to all the terms and conditions set forth in this agreement (this “Agreement").

APPEARANCE RELEASE

I hereby grant the Company permission and provide my express consent to the Company to use, without any compensation whatsoever, any images, photographs, videos or other electronic or print media in which I appear for advertising, news coverage or any commercial use in connection with the Competition.

ASSUMPTION OF RISKS

I AM AWARE AND UNDERSTAND THAT THE ACTIVITIES INVOLVE MANY RISKS, DANGERS AND HAZARDS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE RISK OF SERIOUS INJURY, DEATH OR PROPERTY DAMAGE. I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I AM VOLUNTARILY PARTICIPATING IN THE ACTIVITIES. I FREELY ACCEPT AND FULLY ASSUME ANY AND ALL OF THE RISKS, DANGERS AND HAZARDS INVOLVED AND THE POSSIBILITY OF INJURY, DEATH OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, WHETHER CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE COMPANY OR OTHERWISE.

I hereby expressly waive and release any and all claims which I have or may in the future have against the Company, its affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, shareholders, successors and assigns (collectively, "Releasees"), on account of injury, death or property damage arising out of or attributable to my participation in the Activities, due to any cause whatsoever, including without limitation the negligence of the Company or any other Releasee, breach of contract, or breach of any statutory or other duty of care owing under occupiers liability legislation or otherwise. I covenant not to make or bring any such claim against the Company or any other Releasee, and forever release and discharge the Company and all other Releasees from liability under such claims.

I shall defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Company and all other Releasees against any and all losses, damages, liabilities, deficiencies, claims, actions, judgments, settlements, interest, awards, penalties, fines, costs, or expenses of whatever kind, including reasonable legal fees, in connection with any third-party claim, suit, action or proceeding arising out of or resulting from the Activities.

This Agreement, together with the Website Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy, constitutes the entire agreement of the Company and me with respect to the subject matter contained herein and supercedes all prior and contemporaneous understandings, agreements, representations and warranties, both written and oral, with respect to such subject matter. If any term or provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, such invalidity, illegality or unenforceability shall not affect any other term or provision of this Agreement or invalidate or render unenforceable such term or provision in any other jurisdiction. This Agreement is binding on and shall enure to the benefit of me and my heirs and next-of-kin, and the Company and its successors and assigns. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. Any claim or cause of action arising under this Agreement may be brought only in the courts of the Province of Ontario, and I hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts.

I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD ALL OF THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND THAT I AM VOLUNTARILY WAIVING SUBSTANTIAL LEGAL RIGHTS (ON MY BEHALF AND ON BEHALF OF MY HEIRS, EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS AND NEXT-OF-KIN), INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO SUE THE COMPANY AND THE RELEASEES. 

I am the studio owner or parent or legal guardian of the minor(s) named above entering into the Activities. I have the legal right to consent to and I hereby do consent to the terms and conditions of this Release of Liability and Waiver of Claims.