CORVETTE CLUB OF ONTARIO ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK, CONSENT, RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY (hereinafter the “Release”)
Name of Event: _______name of event____________ (the “Event”). The Corvette Club of Ontario, Inc. (the “CCO”) has organized and will run the Event on _______date____________. The Event starts a _______location_____________. In consideration of the opportunity to participate or compete in, volunteer or officiate at, or observe (“Participation”) the Event, the receipt and sufficiency of which I hereby acknowledge,
I, (please print names – driver and passenger), on my behalf and on behalf of my heirs, executors, administrators, personal legal representatives, assigns and next of kin (collectively, “Legal Representatives”), covenant and agree as follows:
Acknowledgment and Assumption of Risk My Participation in the Event is voluntary. I understand that the nature of the Event may involve certain risks, including, but not limited to: dangers of accidents, changing weather and road conditions, serious personal and bodily injury, including death, and property loss or damage as a result of my Participation in the Event. I understand that CCO, its directors, officers, employees, volunteers, members, agents, successors, assigns and representatives (the “Releasees”) are not responsible in respect of my Participation in the Event for my safety, that of my property or property under my control. I know and understand the risks associated with the Event and I assume all those risks, damages and injury to persons or property related to the Event and release and hold harmless and indemnify the Releasees for any such injury or damage.
Consent I hereby consent to receive medical treatment that may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident, and/or illness during the Event. The Releasees may take and use photographs, electronic images, and audio and video recordings of me and the vehicle under my control (collectively, “Images and Recordings”) in their marketing and promotional activities. I understand that the Releasees are the owner of the copyright in any Images and Recordings. I hereby give and grant perpetually to the Releasees the right to use my name, Images and Recordings in all marketing and promotional activities, commercial or otherwise, in any media (whether now existing or hereafter invented) without compensation or further notification throughout the world including, without limitation, the unlimited right to reproduce the Images and Recordings. I waive any right to inspect and/or approve the finished product or the advertising copy that may be used in connection with the Images and Recordings, or the use to which the Images and Recordings may be applied.
Waiver, Release and Indemnity I hereby waive all rights to make or bring any claims, demands, actions, suits, proceedings (collectively, “Claims”), which I, or my Legal Representatives have or may in the future have against the Releasees (or any of them) and hereby release and forever discharge the Releasees (and each of them) from any and all Claims and liability for or in respect of any injury, death, property damage, loss, cost or expense suffered or incurred as a result of or related to my Participation in the Event, due to any cause whatsoever, but not limited to, negligence, wilful acts or omissions, breach of contract or breach of any statutory or other duty of care by any of the Releasees or any other person. I agree that I will not make, bring or commence any Claims against any person or corporation or other entity (including the Crown) in which any Claim could arise against the Releasees, or any of them, for contribution or indemnity or any other relief. In the event that: (a) I cause or contribute in any way to the injury or death of any person who is at the Event or to the damage or loss of any property at the Event; and/or (b) any Claims are made or brought against the Releasees (or any of them) in connection with any matter hereinbefore released; I shall indemnify and hold harmless the Releasees and (each of them) from and against any and all resulting or related Claims, liability, judgements, costs and/or expenses (including fees and disbursements).
General This Release is the entire agreement between myself and CCO and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada as applicable herein. I agree that the Courts of Ontario shall have exclusive jurisdiction to entertain any legal proceeding based on any provision of this Release. If any portion of this Release is found to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. In this Release, headings are for convenience of reference only and are not intended to be full or complete descriptions. This Release shall be binding upon myself and my Legal Representatives.
ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION CONSENT: I agree to allow the Corvette Club of Ontario to communicate with me via email, sending meeting , event notices , advisories about club activities and club business on a regular basis. This email listing will be held in the strictest confidence and not sold or distributed to any party outside of the club and will be used for club business only.
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS RELEASE AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS CONTENTS. I VOLUNTARILY AGREE TO ITS TERMS, WITHOUT RELIANCE ON OTHER REPRESENTATIONS. BY SIGNING THIS RELEASE, I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I AM WAIVING CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO SUE AND, IF APPLICABLE, AM IN COMPLIANCE WITH CCO BY-LAWS.
Signed this ____ day of ___________, 20 in the City of Mississauga, Province of Ontario.
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