Utopia Event Guest Certifications and Waiver
By purchasing a ticket, I acknowledge I have read the next this Waiver & Release of Liability (hereinafter, this “Waiver”) and understand and agree to the terms and conditions contained therein as well as the legal rights I am waiving, as a prerequisite of my attendance at the “Event (hereinafter, “Event”), hosted and produced by Jake Resnicow and Corazona Productions.
I EXPRESSLY, WILLINGLY, KNOWINGLY AND VOLUNTARILY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ANY AND ALL RISKS OF PERSONAL INJURY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY SUCH INJURY CAUSED BY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY DISEASE (AS DEFINED BELOW), INCLUDING THE POSSIBILITY OF SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH, CAUSED BY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH Event. I further acknowledge and accept that there is a chance that one or more persons, places and/or things with whom or with which I may have contact at Event may carry and/or may have been exposed to a disease and/or virus (e.g., the novel coronavirus commonly known as “COVID-19”) (collectively, “Disease”). I, being over the age of 21 years, accept and assume all risks of property loss or damage at Event. IN NO WAY HAVE I BEEN SUBJECTED TO ANY COERCION, PRESSURE OR UNDUE INFLUENCE BY THE COMPANY TO ATTEND Event OR PARTICIPATE OR ENGAGE IN ANY OF THE ACTIVITIES THAT MAY TAKE PLACE AT Event, NOR HAVE I BEEN PROMISED ANYTHING IN RETURN FOR MY ATTENDANCE AT Event OR MY PARTICIPATION IN ANY SUCH ACTIVITIES.
In consideration for participating in and attending Event, I further understand, acknowledge, consent and agree as follows:
Corazona Productions, or any of their respective affiliates, agents, contractors, employees and/or representatives, and the Venue where Event is being held and their owners shall NOT be responsible for any damage to or theft of or from any vehicle(s). I understand and agree that my person, vehicle, and possessions may be subject to search, by the Company’s representatives, agents, contractors and/or employees or law enforcement authorities while attending Event. I understand that consumption, possession or distribution of illegal substances constitutes a criminal act and violation thereof may subject me to immediate ejection from Event in addition to criminal penalties. I understand that I am strictly prohibited from bringing firearms, ammunition, projectile weapons, fireworks or explosives of any type to Event, and that I may not have any such prohibited items anywhere on the premises, including in my vehicle.
I understand that Event events may be terminated early or canceled due to circumstances beyond the control of the Company (including, without limitation, Disease and/or the actions of any government or other authority in connection with any Disease).
In the event of an accident, injury or illness during Event whereby I am unable to provide my actual consent, I hereby consent to receive medical treatment considered advisable by the Company and/or on-site medical personnel at their discretion. I understand and agree that agents of the Company are not obligated and have no duty to provide medical services at any time. I HEREBY UNCONDITIONALLY AND IRREVOCABLY RELEASE, FOREVER DISCHARGE, AND HOLD HARMLESS the Company, the Venue where Event is being held and their owners, any affiliate(s) of the Company, and any and all agents, contractors, representatives and/or employees of the Company and/or any such affiliate(s), who may provide aid or medical treatment to me even if such assistance is later determined to be improper, negligent, or harmful.
I HEREBY UNCONDITIONALLY AND IRREVOCABLY RELEASE, FOREVER DISCHARGE, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS Event, the Company, the Venue where Event is being held and their owners, and any organizers, volunteers, employees and/or contractors of the foregoing from any and all liability in connection with any and all injuries (including any injury caused by, arising out of or in connection with any Disease and/or any negligence on the part of any of the foregoing) or other damages of any kind caused by, arising out of or in connection with my attendance at Event and/or participation in any and all Event activities.
I ACKNOWLEDGE, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT Event is an interactive event and that, as a participant therein, I may engage in activities that involve a substantial risk of personal injury, property loss and/or economic loss. These risks may include, but are not limited to, those caused by, arising out of or in connection with: (a) the actions or inactions of myself and others; (b) conditions of the premises or equipment used; (c) conditions of participants; (d) art sculptures; and/or (e) Disease. I further acknowledge and fully understand that there may also be other risks that are presently unknown or unforeseeable.
Scheduled events and performances may be changed or cancelled at any time without notice. Art installations and their equipment are not installed, owned or operated by the Company, and I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL RISK OF LOSS, INJURY OR DEATH caused by, arising out of or in connection with their operation or use.
I am aware that my image, voice, likeness, and/or appearance (collectively, “My Personal Likeness’) may be embodied in a fixed medium of some fashion including, but not limited to, photographs, film, video, recordings, audio tapes, digital images, digital audio, or other video or audio recordings taken or made of me during the time that I am attending Event, by the Company, its agents, employees, representatives, contractors, directors, members, licensees, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Company’s Representatives”) and/or by other participants (collectively, as the same may be modified, adapted, altered or the like, the “Materials”), and, as a condition to my attendance at Event, I hereby consent to such embodiment of My Personal Likeness in the Materials without payment of any compensation to me. In the event that I photograph, film, record (whether audio or visual), make digital images or digital audio, or make other video or audio recordings of the Event event, participants or artwork at the Event event, or otherwise relating thereto (“Event Works”), I agree that the Event Works may be displayed, published, performed, reproduced, or otherwise used only for personal use unless the prior written consent of the Company has been obtained.
I hereby grant the Company an irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use the Materials and/or the Event Works in and in connection with Event and/or any derivatives of, successors to and/or events, companies, productions and/or projects affiliated with Event (collectively, “Event Projects”), in all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe, in perpetuity. Such rights include, without limitation, the right to use the Materials and/or the Event Works, in whole or in part, in and in connection with (a) the development, production and/or other exploitation of any Event Project, as well as all allied, ancillary, subsidiary, and derivative uses and versions of Event and/or any Event Project, and (b) advertising, marketing, promotion and publicity in connection with the Company, any affiliates of the Company, Event, the Event Projects, the Materials and/or the Event Works, and/or any or all allied, ancillary, subsidiary and derivative uses of the foregoing, in all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe, in perpetuity, at no additional cost. I irrevocably waive any right to inspect or to approve any Materials, whether or not any of the foregoing may be created using or includes or embodies My Personal Likeness, and waive any claim with respect to the eventual use thereof. Furthermore, I HEREBY UNCONDITIONALLY AND IRREVOCABLY RELEASE, FOREVER DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS the Company, the Venue where Event is being held and their owners, and the Company Representatives from any and all claims and demands caused by, arising out of or in connection with such use including, without limitation, any and all claims for invasion of privacy, infringement of my right of publicity, defamation (including libel and slander), and any other personal or property rights.
It is my intention and desire that this Waiver be construed as broadly as legally permissible by the laws of the State of New York such that the Company, the Company Representatives and/or any volunteers associated with the foregoing SHALL NOT BE LIABLE for any harm suffered by me as a result of my attending Event. In the event of any dispute or controversy, I hereby agree to initiate mediation in Miami Beach, FL at my sole expense as a condition precedent to the filing of any action in a court of law. Should legal action thereafter be commenced, the prevailing party shall be entitled to an award of reasonable outside attorney’s fees and costs incurred in connection with such action. Damages for any action against the Company, the Company Representatives and/or any volunteers associated with the foregoing shall be limited to the actual cost of entry fees and shall not include any foreseeable, unforeseeable, punitive or consequential damages. Any dispute shall be resolved in accordance with the laws of New York. I fully understand that the Company and the Event staff reserve the right to refuse anyone entry to Event grounds and to evict anyone at any time from the Event grounds for any reason.
I agree to receive news, updates and marketing messages via SMS text message. To get more information about the SMS short code, text “HELP”. Want to stop text messages? Text “STOP”. Std. msg&data rates apply. Approx 3 msg/month. Reply HELP for help, STOP to cancel.
ON BEHALF OF MYSELF, MY HEIRS, EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS AND ASSIGNS, I DO HEREBY EXPRESSLY, WILLINGLY, KNOWINGLY AND VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL RISK OF PROPERTY LOSS, INJURY OR DEATH (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY OF THE FOREGOING CAUSED BY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY DISEASE) AND WAIVE, RELEASE, DISCHARGE AND OTHERWISE AGREE THAT I AM BARRED FROM BRINGING AND HEREBY COVENANT AND AGREE THAT I SHALL NOT BRING ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, IN EQUITY OR IN LAW, WHETHER INDIVIDUALLY OR AS A MEMBER OF ANY CLASS, AGAINST THE COMPANY, THE VENUE WHERE Event IS BEING HELD AND THEIR OWNERS, ELEMENTS, OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES, CONTRACTORS, VOLUNTEERS, REPRESENTATIVES AND/OR AGENTS, FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY CLAIMS CAUSED BY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY DISEASE) FOR DAMAGES, INJURIES, LOSSES, LIABILITIES AND EXPENSES, DIRECT, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL, WHICH I MAY HAVE OR WHICH I MAY SUBSEQUENTLY SUFFER, CAUSED BY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH MY ATTENDANCE AT Event AND/OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY AND ALL ACTIVITIES AT Event, EVEN IF SUCH CLAIM IS THE RESULT OF GROSS NEGLIGENCE.
If any term of this Waiver is to any extent invalid, illegal, or incapable of being enforced, such term shall be excluded to the extent of such invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability, and all other terms hereof shall remain in full force and effect.