Release and Waiver
This Release and Waiver is intended to shift the risk of participating in an event to the Participant/Owner/Guardian of the dog in the event. Do not sign it unless you are willing to accept assumption of the risk of participation and the risk of bodily injury, death or property damage while at a NADD, event while upon the hosting facility's property, in your own home or public space.
I (we) agree that the facility holding this event has the right to refuse this entry for cause which the facility shall deem sufficient. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry and of the holding of this event and of the opportunity to have the dog judged and to win prizes, ribbons, or trophies, I (we) agree to hold the NADD and/or AKC, Eukanuba, any sponsors, the event-giving facility, their members, directors, governors, officers, agents, superintendents or event secretary and the owner and/or lessor of the premises and any provider of services that are necessary to hold this event and any employees or volunteers of the aforementioned parties, and any NADD, approved judge, judging at this event, harmless from any claim for loss or injury which may be alleged to have been caused directly or indirectly to any person or thing by the act of this dog while in or about the event premises or grounds or near any entrance thereto, and I (we) personally assume all responsibility and liability for any such claim; and I (we) further agree to hold the aforementioned parties harmless from any claim for loss, injury or damage to this dog. Additionally, I (we) hereby assume the sole responsibility for and agree to indemnify, defend and save the aforementioned parties harmless from any and all loss and expense (including legal fees) by reason of the liability imposed by law upon any of the aforementioned parties for damage because of bodily injuries, including death at any time resulting therefrom, sustained by any person or persons, including myself (ourselves) or on account of damage to property, arising out of or in consequence of my (our) participation in this event, however such injuries, death or property damage may be caused, and whether or not the same may have been caused or may be alleged to have been caused by the negligence of the aforementioned parties or any of their employees, agents, or any other persons. Scores are officially property of NADD and the AKC and cannot legally be used for monetary gain by any other organizations. If you share your scores with any other organization that uses them for their own financial gain and benefit, this may cause your scores, titles, rankings and other future benefits to be forfeited by NADD.
I hereby grant to NADD, AKC (AKC,tv), Eukanuba, hosting facility and its affiliated companies, representatives, agents, sponsors, and assigns, a non-exclusive, unlimited, worldwide, license to use, reproduce, distribute, display and transmit the photographs, portraits, pictures, electronic or digital images, tape, film, video footage, television, and all reproductions thereof in any form whatsoever ("materials") of any and all NADD events in any and all materials the AKC (AKC.tv) or Eukanuba chooses. I also hereby grant to NADD, AKC (AKC.tv), Eukanuba and hosting facility all rights and permission to use or appropriate his/her and their dog's name, your name, biography, likeness, photograph, video, voice, performing persona, or other indicia of identity for broadcast, telecast, cablecast, transmission or distribution in any format or media known now or in the future.
NADD is not responsible for any errors on the entry form nor are we responsible for any errors made by the exhibitor using this entry form when entering events/classes and such errors could have their wins/points/scores invalidated if the dog competes in the wrong class.
I confirm that I have read, understand, and agree to the above release/waiver and I will abide by all the current Official NADD Rules and Regulations (http://northamericadivingdogs.com/rules-3) and the hosting facility's Rules & Regulations.
I hereby Agree that this is my legal & binding typed signature. I am the owner or agent/handler duly authorized to make this entry.