I, the Undersigned, would like to participate in the SKECHERS Pier to Pier Friendship Walk currently scheduled to take place on October 23, 2016 (the “Event”). I hereby expressly acknowledge that my participation/ volunteerism in the Event is entirely voluntary and that no pressure whatsoever has been placed on me to participate. I further acknowledge that I am participating/ volunteering in the Event on my own personal time and that I will not be entitled to any compensation from SKECHERS while participating.
I hereby RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE Skechers, any sponsors, advertisers, or participants in the EVENT, and any of Skechers owners, subsidiaries, licensees, shareholders, officers, directors, managing agents, employees, independent contractors, members, agents, attorneys, investors, affiliated organizations and entities, or any other persons assisting or participating in their activities, including the EVENT (collectively hereinafter “RELEASEES”) FROM ALL LIABILITY OF WHATEVER KIND OR NATURE, IN LAW, EQUITY OR OTHERWISE, WHETHER NOW KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED OR UNSUSPECTED, FOR ANY AND ALL PRESENT OR
FUTURE LOSS OR DAMAGE, AND ANY CLAIMS, LIENS, DEMANDS, CAUSES OF ACTION, debts, liabilities, expenses including court costs and attorneys fees, SUITS OR JUDGMENTS THEREFROM (collectively hereinafter “LIABILITY”) ON ACCOUNT OF ANY PERSONAL INJURY, INJURY TO PERSONAL PROPERTY, OR RESULTING IN DEATH ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO PARTICIPATION (IN ANY WAY) IN THE EVENT or my presence in or upon the premises and facilities and location where the EVENT will be taking place. This includes, without limitation, premises liability and LIABILITY from any cause whatsoever, even if caused by the ordinary NEGLIGENCE of the RELEASEES.
I fully understand that exercise can be dangerous to some individuals, and can result in significant risk of personal injury and sometimes even death. I hereby assume full responsibility for all such risks. I agree that I and not SKECHERS, its directors, officers, employees, shareholders or representatives will be responsible for my safety while I participate in the Event.
I specifically agree that before participating in the Event, I will inspect all areas involved in the Event and assume full responsibility for any existing conditions. I hereby release SKECHERS, its directors, officers, employees, shareholders and representatives from any and all claims, actions or damages whatsoever, without any limitation, whether consisting of personal injury, property damage or death, that do or may result in any way from my participation in the Event, whether such injuries of any kind or nature are caused by their negligence or not, assuming for myself any and all responsibility and liability for same, and I will not sue.
I understand that this release is binding not only upon myself but upon my spouse, heirs, administrators, executors and assigns, and I herewith again reaffirm my free and willing intent to execute it, acknowledging a complete understanding of its terms and conditions and the totality of its effect, and the totalness of the waiver of any rights that I would otherwise have had, had this release not been executed.
I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, AND UNDERSTAND THAT THIS IS AN IMPORTANT LEGAL DOCUMENT. I FURTHER UNDERSTAND THAT BY SINGING THE AGREEMENT I AM GIVING UP SUBSTANTIAL LEGAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE RIGHTS OF MY FAMILY. I SIGN THIS DOCUMENT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT, ASSURANCE, OR GUARANTEE BEING MADE TO ME AND I INTEND MY SIGNATURE TO BE A COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW. I further agree that no oral representations, statements or inducements, apart from the foregoing written agreement, have been made to me. I was given ample opportunity to read the agreement and/or have it reviewed by legal counsel of my choice. I was also offered a copy of this agreement.