I, the parent/guardian of _____________________, the participant who is ___ years old, authorize The World Ballet Art Competition Grand Prix, its affiliates, employees, agents, nominees, licensees, and those acting with its authority, to make, use, sell or otherwise exploit materials in any form or medium now or hereafter known including, but not limited to printed, recorded, audio, audiovisual material, or any similar material or material derived therefrom or based thereon, whether or not altered or enhanced, bearing or containing the Contestant’s “Name and Likeness” made before, during, after or in relation to The World Ballet Art Competition including, but not limited to outtakes, interviews, and authorize others working on behalf of World Ballet Art Competition to do so in any media now or hereafter distributed or exhibited through reproduction, publication, performance, broadcast, transmission, advertising, promotion, or otherwise including, but not limited to, the Internet and in connection with other products and services, and for advertising and trade.
The participant’s “Name and Likeness” shall include the participant’s name, signature, likeness, still, moving and digital image, voice, and/or performances and any other identifiable attributes, WBAC may edit, adapt, upload and post online, modify, alter and enhance the materials as it desires and may use the materials or excerpts of them without limitation, including the right to substitute the voice of other persons for the participant's voice. WBAC is under no obligation to use or exploit the materials or the participant’s Name and Likeness. On behalf of the participant, I hereby waive all rights and claims under privacy, publicity, defamation, compensation and proprietary rights law relating to the materials, or their exploitation and acknowledge that WBAC owns all copyrights and related rights in and to the materials and all derivatives I acknowledge that the participant is competing to receive cash and other prizes in the Competition.
I will not hold WBAC liable for the breach of any agreement previously made or herein made as a result of the participant’s participation in the Competition or I acknowledge that the information (physical and email addresses) that I share with WBAC and its trusted third Party Partners may be used to market products and/or services related to dancers.
I hereby forever release and discharge WBAC and its directors, employees and any party that is affiliated with, sponsors or organizes the Competition from liability for loss or theft of articles left in changing rooms, the performance space, classrooms, or hotel rooms and injuries sustained by the participant while participating in this event. I acknowledge that the participant attends this event at his or her own risk. I will defend, indemnify and hold WBAC and its officers and directors harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, losses, suits and expenses relating to this Release Agreement arising out of my actions or negligence. This Consent and Release does not in any way conflict with any existing commitment on my part. Note: All copyright negotiations are the responsibility of each participant.
Name of Parent/Guardian (please print): __________________________________
Signature of Parent/Guardian: __________________________________________ Date: _____________
I represent that I am at least 18 years of age and that I have the right, power and authority to enter into this Release Agreement. I release, indemnify, and hold WBAC, its licensees, successors and assignees harmless against all claims, liabilities, and expenses arising out of the breach of any of my representations or promises. I further agree and warrant that as a participant, I will not disaffirm or disavow this consent and permission on the date of execution hereof or any similar grounds whatsoever, or endeavor to recover from WBAC, or any of its directors, employees or other associated persons, or through any guardian, any cash, prizes or other sums for participating in the Competition, other than cash and other prizes won during the course of the Competition. I have read and understand the terms and conditions of this Release Agreement.
Signature of participant, who is at least 18 years of age: ___________________________ Date: ______________