Waiver and Release

I know that [RUNNING, COOKING ETC.] in an event that is organized as a virtual activity where I [I.E. RUN, COOK ETC.] on my own in a location of my choosing, which will not have any support or security measures in place by Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of Canada-Societe Canadienne de la Sclerose Laterale Amyotrophique (“ALS Canada”) and is a potentially hazardous activity, which could result in injury or death. I acknowledge that I am participating in the activity outlined by this virtual event by my own free will and at my own personal risk.

I agree that by [CLICKING AGREE OR CLICKING ON THE LINK TO THE EVENT]: 1) my participation in the [EVENT] (the “Event”) is voluntary; 2) I am in good physical condition and suffer from no personal health issues that may prevent me from participating in the Event; 3) at all times during the Event, my safety and safety of any minors under my care remains my sole responsibility; 4) I will discontinue from participating in the Event if requested to do so by any representative of ALS Canada; and 5) I am aware of the inherent risks in participating in the Event and voluntarily assume such risks.

I acknowledge that there are elements of risk involved in the Event and that neither ALS Canada nor its affiliates, associates, directors, officers, employees or agents nor any sponsors of the Event (the “Releasees”) have made any representations or warranties regarding the safety of the Event.  IN CONSIDERATION of acceptance as a participant in the Event, I, on behalf of myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE and FOREVER DISCHARGE the Releasees OF AND FROM ALL claims, liabilities, demands, losses, payments, actions, causes of action, damages, costs and expenses, whether in law, contract, tort, statute or equity, including, without limitation, death, injury, loss or damage to my person or property HOWEVER CAUSED arising or to arise by reason of my participation in the Event AND NOTWITHSTANDING that same may have been contributed by the negligence of any of the aforesaid (“Claims”). I FURTHER UNDERTAKE TO HOLD AND SAVE HARMLESS and AGREE TO INDEMNIFY all the aforesaid from and against any and all Claims, including all costs, expenses and legal fees, incurred by and or all of them arising as a result or in any way connected to my participation in the Event. I agree not to make any claim, or take any proceedings against any other person or corporation entitled to claim contribution and indemnity from the Releasees. BY [CLICKING AGREE OR CLICKING ON THE LINK TO THE EVENT] I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED to the above AGREEMENT, RELEASE, WAIVER AND INDEMNITY, and I WARRANT that I am physically able to participate in this Event.

I grant to ALS Canada, in whole or in part, the right to use the film footage/photographs of myself or of my child or children, produced for promotional purposes. I hereby transfer to ALS Canada all copyright and other interests in any film footage or photography taken of me or my child or children during the Event and hereby grant royalty-free permission, including rights to reproduce and/or include in all formats, my or my child’s image or likeness for any lawful purpose. If under the age of majority in my home province, I have obtained parental consent prior to accepting these terms. I hereby consent to receive e-mail updates about events and programs from ALS Canada.

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