Waiver of Liability and Release of Media Agreement

Events: Vietnamese Interacting as One Conference (VIA-1), Leadership Summit, Summer Extravaganza, all COSR projects

The acknowledge of this agreement will be an automatic consideration of my voluntary participation in all events associated with the Union of Vietnamese Student Associations of the Midwest (UVSA-Midwest) and hereby waive UVSA-Midwest from any and all liability for damage to or loss of personal property/money, sickness or injury from any source, legal entanglements, imprisonment, or death, which might occur while participating in this event. I further understand that UVSA-Midwest does not provide medical coverage for me. I verify that I will be responsible for any medical costs I incur as a result of my participation. I will assume any risk, and take full responsibility of any and all claims associated with the event’s activities and events organized by UVSA-Midwest’s officers, directors, staffs, volunteers, agents, and any other people officially connected with the activity or event.

I then also irrevocably consent and authorize the Union of Vietnamese Student Associations of the Midwest to use the images of my appearance that UVSA-Midwest has taken while attending all events in a promotional video, film, photograph, or any other media related purposes free of compensation of any type. I further acknowledge that UVSA-Midwest is the owner of all rights in and to the video, film, or photograph of attendee’s image. In signing this waiver/release, I acknowledge and represent that I have 1) READ the Event’s Waiver of Liability and Release of Media Agreement, 2) UNDERSTAND the waiver and release described in this agreement, 3) SIGN this agreement voluntarily under my own free will. I further acknowledge that this waiver/release will be used by the event holders, sponsors, and organizers of the activity or event in which I may participate, and that it will govern my actions and responsibilities at said activity or event.