Communicable Disease Related Hold Harmless, Release, Waiver of Liability, and Indemnity Agreement

By submitting this Registration to attend the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (hereafter “AALAS”) National Meeting, I Acknowledge and Agree: (1) that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present; (2) to assume all risks that I may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 while attending or participating in activities conducted as part of the AALAS National Meeting; (3) on behalf of myself and my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, next of kin and others with whom I may interact not to hold AALAS, the City of Charlotte, North Carolina and/or the owner of any premises where such activities are conducted and their respective officials, officers, directors, employees, volunteers, contractors, servants, sponsors, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively “Releasees”) liable for any risks, injuries, illness, infections or damages arising because of my attendance at the AALAS National Meeting; (4) to RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE and COVENANT NOT TO SUE on behalf of myself and my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, next of kin and on behalf of others with whom I interact any or all of the Releasees for any injuries, illness, infections or damages and/or any claim or demands arising from my attendance and participation in the AALAS National Meeting; and (5) to INDEMNIFY AND SAVE AND HOLD HARMLESS the Releasees and each of them from any loss, liability, damage, or cost they may incur arising out of or related to my attendance and/or participation in the AALAS National Meeting.

I HAVE READ THIS COMMUNICABLE DISEASE RELATED HOLD HARMLESS, RELEASE, WAIVER OF LIABILITY, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT, UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SUBMITTING THE REGISTRATION FORM FOR THE AALAS NATIONAL MEETING, AND HAVE AGREED TO ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT, ASSURANCE OR GUARANTEE BEING MADE TO ME AND INTEND MY ACCEPTANCE TO BE A COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF ALL LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW.