SHOT SHOW® INDUSTRY DAY AT THE RANGETM
Release of Liability & Hold Harmless Agreement
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY. THIS IS A LEGAL DOCUMENT THAT AFFECTS YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS.
SHOT Show® Industry Day At The RangeTM (“Event”) is sponsored by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, and organized by CMG Marketing & Events, LLC, and Triple Curl Inc., in association with the City of Boulder City, Nevada, the Boulder Rifle & Pistol Club, Inc., and Event exhibitors, sponsors, hosts, volunteers and/or product and service suppliers (collectively, Event Sponsors”).
In exchange for and as a condition of being allowed to attend the Event at the Boulder Rifle and Pistol Club (“Premises”), I, the undersigned, do agree as follows:
1. Assumption of Risk: I desire to participate in the Event either as an observer or active shooter, or otherwise wish to be on the Premises during the Event. I understand that while on the Premises I may have the opportunity to watch product demonstrations involving firearms, live ammunition and other equipment, use and handle firearms, live ammunition and other equipment, load, unload and shoot firearms and test and evaluate equipment, receive instruction while in the process of using and handling firearms, live ammunition and equipment, participate in other activities of the Event, and use the services offered by the Event Sponsors (“Activities”).
I hereby acknowledge that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) and is reported to be extremely contagious. I understand that COVID-19 can cause serious and potentially life-threatening illness, including death. An inherent risk of exposure exists in any public place where people are present. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, persons with underlying medical conditions and senior citizens are especially vulnerable.
The Event Sponsors cannot prevent you from becoming exposed to, contracting, or spreading COVID-19 while attending the Industry Day at the Range. I acknowledge that Event Sponsors have put in place reasonable measures in accordance with guidance from the CDC and the State of Nevada in an attempt to reduce the risk of infection from the COVID-19 while attending the Industry Day at the Range.
THE UNDERSIGNED HAS READ AND UNDERSTOOD THE ABOVE WARNING CONCERNING COVID-19. THE UNDERSIGNED ACKNOWLEDGES AND APPRECIATES THAT THERE ARE RISKS, INHERENT OR OTHERWISE, IN ATTENDING INDUSTRY DAY AT THE RANGE, ASSOCIATED WITH THE USE AND HANDLING OF FIREARMS AND LIVE AMMUNITION, AS WELL AS, OTHER EVENT ACTIVITIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE POSSIBILITY OF PROPERTY DAMAGE OR LOSS, SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, ILLNESS, TRASMISSION OF COVID-19, PERMENANT DISBILITY AND DEATH. THE UNDERSIGNED VOLUNTARILY AND KNOWINGLY AGREES TO ASSUME ALL RISKS, INHERENT OR OTHERWISE, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, AND HOWEVER CAUSED, THAT MAY RELATE TO OR ARISE OUT OF HIS/HER PARTICIPATION IN OR PRESENCE AT THE EVENT OR ANY OF THE ACTIVITIES OF THE EVENT.
2. Release of Liability & Hold Harmless: TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, I AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE EVENT SPONSORS, AS WELL AS, EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, VOLUNTEERS AND OTHER REPRESENTATIVES (COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASED PARTIES”), FROM AND WAIVE ON BEHALF OF MYSELF, MY HEIRS, AND ANY PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES ANY AND ALL NEGLIGENT OR OTHER ACTS, INJURIES, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, CAUSES OF ACTION, SUITS, DAMAGES, SETTLEMENTS, AND LIABILITIES OF ANY KIND (INLCUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY’S FEES AND LEGAL COSTS) (COLLECTIVELY, “LIABILITIES”), INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION:
a. Liabilities arising from or incidental to my own participation in or presence at the Event, whether as an observer, active shooter, or otherwise;
b. Liabilities arising from or incidental to my use of or the provision of services provided by Event Sponsors, including, without limitation, the negligent or other acts, or failure to act, of the Released Parties in arranging, offering and providing transportation to and from the Event, food and beverage, or any other Activities of the Event;
c. Liabilities arising from or incidental to the negligent or other acts of other observers or shooters attending the Event or parties providing services to the Event (e.g., bus drivers, range safety officers, security, etc.), including the Released Parties;
d. Liabilities arising from or incidental to my actions, or the negligent or other acts, of other parties, including the Released Parties, while on the property of the Boulder Rifle & Pistol Club at any time.
e. Liabilities arising from the loss of personal property while on the premises of the Boulder Rifle & Pistol Club at any time.
I UNDERSTAND THAT THIS RELEASE DISCHARGES THE RELEASED PARTIES FROM ANY LIABILITY OR CLAIM THAT I, MY HEIRS, OR ANY PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES MAY HAVE AGAINST EITANY RELEASED PARTY WITH RESPECT TO ALL NEGLIGENT OR OTHER ACTS, INJURIES, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, SUITS, DAMAGES, SETTLEMENTS, AND LIABILITIES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY’S FEES AND LEGAL COSTS) (COLLECTIVELY, “LIABILITIES”), INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION: BODILY INJURY, DISEASE OR ILLNESS, TRANSMISSION OF COVID-19, DEATH, MEDICAL TREATMENT, OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, FORESEEN OR UNFORESEEN, THAT MAY ARISE FROM, OR IN CONNECTION TO, MY ATTENDANCE AT THE INDUSTRY DAY AT THE RANGE.
The Event Sponsors have taken enhanced health and safety measures for all attendees and staff. I acknowledge and agree that while attending the Industry Day at the Range I shall comply with all posted policies and procedures including but not limited to, adhering to appropriate health measures, wearing a mask or face covering at all times, practicing social distancing when feasible, frequent handwashing and complying with restrictions and requirements made from time to time which are imposed by federal, state and local law.
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Nevada, without reference to its choice of law principles. Any disputes shall be brought in Clark County, Nevada and the undersigned consents to personal jurisdiction in Nevada. This Release of Liability & Hold Harmless Agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by law. In the event that any clause or provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such clause or provision shall not otherwise affect the remaining provisions of this Agreement which shall continue to be enforceable.
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ALL PROVISIONS OF THIS RELEASE, AND FREELY, VOLUNTARILY AND KNOWINGLY ASSUME THE RISK AND WAIVE MY RIGHTS CONCERNING LIABILITY AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.