Participant Release of Liability & Hold Harmless Agreement
The Shooting Hunting Outdoor Trade Show (“SHOT Show”) is owned by the National Shooting
Sports Foundation, Inc. (“NSSF”) and managed by ConvExx, Inc. (“ConvExx”).
In exchange for and as a condition of being allowed to attend the SHOT Show and any SHOT
Events I, the undersigned, do agree as follows:
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 National Shooting Sports Foundation, Inc. (“NSSF”) and ConvExx, Inc. (“ConvExx”) cannot
prevent you from becoming exposed to, contracting, or spreading COVID-19 while attending
the Shooting Hunting Outdoor Trade Show (“SHOT Show”) or any SHOT event. I acknowledge
that Show Management has put in place reasonable measures in accordance with guidance
from the CDC, the State of Nevada and the Nevada Gaming Commission in an attempt to
reduce the risk of infection from the COVID-19 while attending the SHOT Show or any SHOT
ASSUMPTION OF RISK
THE UNDERSIGNED HAS READ AND UNDERSTOOD THE ABOVE WARNING CONCERNING
COVID-19. THE UNDERSIGNED ACKNOWLEDGES AND APPRECIATES THAT THERE ARE RISKS,
INHERENT OR OTHERWISE, RELATED TO ATTENDING THE SHOT SHOW OR ANY SHOT EVENT,
INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE POSSIBILITY OF SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, ILLNESS,
DISEASE, TRANSMISSION OF COVID-19, PERMANENT DISABILITY 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 SHOT SHOW OR ANY SHOT
EVENT OR ANY OF THE ACTIVITIES OF THE EVENT.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY/RELEASE OF CLAIMS
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, I AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS
NSSF AND CONVEXX, AS WELL AS, EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE MEMBERS, DIRECTORS,
OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND OTHER REPRESENTATIVES (“COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASED
PARTIES”), FROM, AND WAIVE ON BEHALF OF MYSELF, MY HEIRS, AND ANY PERSONAL
REPRESENTATIVES ANY AND ALL CAUSES OF ACTION, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, DAMAGES, COSTS,
EXPENSES AND COMPENSATION FOR DAMAGE OR LOSS TO MYSELF AND/OR PROPERTY THAT
MAY BE CAUSED BY ANY ACT, OR FAILURE TO ACT OF NSSF OR CONVEXX, OR THAT MAY
OTHERWISE ARISE IN ANY WAY IN CONNECTION WITH MY PRESENCE AT THE SHOT SHOW OR
ANY SHOT EVENT.
I UNDERSTAND THAT THIS RELEASE DISCHARGES NSSF AND CONVEXX FROM ANY LIABILITY
OR CLAIM THAT I, MY HEIRS, OR ANY PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES MAY HAVE AGAINST
EITHER COMPANY AND BOTH COMPANIES 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 SHOT SHOW OR A SHOT EVENT.
NSSF and ConvExx have taken enhanced health and safety measures for all attendees and staff.
I acknowledge and agree that while attending the SHOT Show or any SHOT Event 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.
BY CLICKING THE BOX BELOW YOU CONFIRM
THAT YOU HAVE READ AND CONFIRM THAT YOU AGREE TO THE TERMS HEREIN.