Terms of Service
Date Effective: February, 2023
We reserve the right to change these Terms of Service or to impose new conditions on use of the Site, from time to time, in which case we will post the revised Terms of Service on this website. By continuing to use the Site after we post any such changes, you accept the Terms of Service, as modified.
Intellectual Property Rights
Our Limited License to You. This Site and all the materials available on the Site are the property of us and/or our affiliates or licensors, and are protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws. The Site is provided solely for your personal noncommercial use. You may not use the Site or the materials available on the Site in a manner that constitutes an infringement of our rights or that has not been authorized by us. More specifically, unless explicitly authorized in these Terms of Service or by the owner of the materials, you may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, translate, sell, create derivative works, exploit, or distribute in any manner or medium (including by email or other electronic means) any material from the Site. You may, however, from time to time, download and/or print one copy of individual pages of the Site for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.
Your License to Us. By posting or submitting any material (including, without limitation, comments, blog entries, Facebook postings, photos and videos) to us via the Site, internet groups, social media venues, or to any of our staff via email, text or otherwise, you are representing: (i) that you are the owner of the material, or are making your posting or submission with the express consent of the owner of the material; and (ii) that you are thirteen years of age or older. In addition, when you submit, email, text or deliver or post any material, you are granting us, and anyone authorized by us, a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to use, copy, modify, transmit, sell, exploit, create derivative works from, distribute, and/or publicly perform or display such material, in whole or in part, in any manner or medium, now known or hereafter developed, for any purpose. The foregoing grant shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such posting or submission, including, but not limited to, rights under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction. Also, in connection with the exercise of such rights, you grant us, and anyone authorized by us, the right to identify you as the author of any of your postings or submissions by name, email address or screen name, as we deem appropriate.
You acknowledge and agree that any contributions originally created by you for us shall be deemed a “work made for hire” when the work performed is within the scope of the definition of a work made for hire in Section 101 of the United States Copyright Law, as amended. As such, the copyrights in those works shall belong to Mindshare from their creation. Thus, Mindshare shall be deemed the author and exclusive owner thereof and shall have the right to exploit any or all of the results and proceeds in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe, in perpetuity, in all languages, as Mindshare determines. In the event that any of the results and proceeds of your submissions hereunder are not deemed a “work made for hire” under Section 101 of the Copyright Act, as amended, you hereby, without additional compensation, irrevocably assign, convey and transfer to Mindshare all proprietary rights, including without limitation, all copyrights and trademarks throughout the universe, in perpetuity in every medium, whether now known or hereafter devised, to such material and any and all right, title and interest in and to all such proprietary rights in every medium, whether now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe, in perpetuity. Any posted material which are reproductions of prior works by you shall be co-owned by us.
You acknowledge that Mindshare has the right but not the obligation to use and display any postings or contributions of any kind and that Mindshare may elect to cease the use and display of any such materials (or any portion thereof), at any time for any reason whatsoever.
Limitations on Linking and Framing. You may establish a hypertext link to the Site so long as the link does not state or imply any sponsorship of your site by us or by the Site. However, you may not, without our prior written permission, frame or inline link any of the content of the Site, or incorporate into another website or other service any of our material, content or intellectual property.
Throughout the Site, we may provide links and pointers to Internet sites maintained by third parties. Our linking to such third-party sites does not imply an endorsement or sponsorship of such sites, or the information, products or services offered on or through the sites. In addition, neither we nor affiliates operate or control in any respect any information, products or services that third parties may provide on or through the Site or on websites linked to by us on the Site.
If applicable, any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, are those of the respective authors or distributors, and not Mindshare. Neither Mindshare nor any third-party provider of information guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any content. Furthermore, Mindshare neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy and reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made on any of the Sites by anyone other than an authorized Mindshare representative while acting in his/her official capacity.
THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE AND BY Mindshare AND ANY THIRD-PARTY SITES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR ANY OF ITS FUNCTIONS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING BULLETIN BOARDS, OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE IT AVAILABLE, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE SITE OR MATERIALS ON THIS SITE OR ON THIRD-PARTY SITES IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.
The Mindshare Community exists to help community members make a positive impact on the health, wellness and fitness of consumers. Mindshare is not to make offers for business services to members. Members may not promote, advertise, or otherwise solicit business services from other members unless they have applied and been accepted as a sponsor via our Shared Success program. Any member found to send unsolicited offers for Business to Business (B2B) services to other members using data collected or accessed from within the community’s membership site, private community, Facebook community or other lists made available to members, is subject to removal from the community with all privileges revoked.
You agree at all times to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Company, its affiliates, their successors, transferees, assignees and licensees and their respective parent and subsidiary companies, agents, associates, officers, directors, shareholders and employees of each from and against any and all claims, causes of action, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses, including legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to your breach of any obligation, warranty, representation or covenant set forth herein.
Certain sections of the Site may allow you to purchase many different types of products and services online that are provided by third parties. We are not responsible for the quality, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or any other aspect of these products and services. If you make a purchase from a merchant on the Site or on a site linked to by the Site, the information obtained during your visit to that merchant’s online store or site, and the information that you give as part of the transaction, such as your credit card number and contact information, may be collected by both the merchant and us. A merchant may have privacy and data collection practices that are different from ours. We have no responsibility or liability for these independent policies. In addition, when you purchase products or services on or through the Site, you may be subject to additional terms and conditions that specifically apply to your purchase or use of such products or services. For more information regarding a merchant, its online store, its privacy policies, and/or any additional terms and conditions that may apply, visit that merchant’s website and click on its information links or contact the merchant directly. You release us and our affiliates from any damages that you incur, and agree not to assert any claims against us or them, arising from your purchase or use of any products or services made available by third parties through the Site.
Your participation, correspondence or business dealings with any third party found on or through our Site, regarding payment and delivery of specific goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, representations or warranties associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party. You agree that Mindshare shall not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage, or other matters of any sort incurred as the result of such dealings.
You agree to be financially responsible for all purchases made by you or someone acting on your behalf through the Site. You agree to use the Site and to purchase services or products through the Site for legitimate, non-commercial purposes only. You also agree not to make any purchases for speculative, false or fraudulent purposes or for the purpose of anticipating demand for a particular product or service. You agree to only purchase goods or services for yourself or for another person for whom you are legally permitted to do so. When making a purchase for a third party that requires you to submit the third party’s personal information to us or a merchant, you represent that you have obtained the express consent of such third party to provide such third party’s personal information.
This Site may include a variety of features, such as bulletin boards, web logs, chat rooms, and email services, which allow feedback to us and real-time interaction between users, and other features which allow users to communicate with others. Responsibility for what is posted on bulletin boards, web logs, chat rooms, and other public posting areas on the Site, or sent via any email services on the Site, lies with each user – you alone are responsible for the material you post or send. We do not control the messages, information or files that you or others may provide through the Site. It is a condition of your use of the Site that you do not:
- Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Site.
- Use the Site to impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.
- Interfere with or disrupt any servers or networks used to provide the Site or its features, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of the networks we use to provide the Site.
- Use the Site to instigate or encourage others to commit illegal activities or cause injury or property damage to any person.
- Gain unauthorized access to the Site, or any account, computer system, or network connected to this Site, by means such as hacking, password mining or other illicit means.
- Obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through this Site.
- Use the Site to post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law.
- Use the Site to post or transmit any information, software or other material that violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material that is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights or that is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or rights holder.
- Use the Site to post or transmit any information, software or other material that contains a virus or other harmful component.
- Use the Site to post, transmit or in any way exploit any information, software or other material for commercial purposes, or that contains advertising.
- Use the Site to advertise or solicit to anyone to buy or sell products or services, or to make donations of any kind, without our express written approval.
- Gather for marketing purposes any email addresses or other personal information that has been posted by other users of the Site.
Mindshare may host message boards, chats and other private/public forums on its Sites and on other platforms. Any user failing to comply with the terms and conditions of this Agreement may be expelled from and refused continued access to, the message boards, groups, chats or other such forums in the future. Mindshare or its designated agents may remove or alter any user-created content at any time for any reason. Message boards, chats and other public forums are intended to serve as discussion centers for users and subscribers. Information and content posted within these public forums may be provided by Mindshare staff, Mindshare’s outside contributors, or by users not connected with Mindshare, some of whom may employ anonymous user names. Mindshare expressly disclaims all responsibility and endorsement and makes no representation as to the validity of any opinion, advice, information or statement made or displayed in these forums by third parties, nor are we responsible for any errors or omissions in such postings, or for hyperlinks embedded in any messages. Under no circumstances will we, our affiliates, suppliers or agents be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through these forums. The opinions expressed in these forums are solely the opinions of the participants, and do not reflect the opinions of Mindshare or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates.
Mindshare has no obligation whatsoever to monitor any of the content or postings on the message boards, chat rooms or other public forums on the Sites. However, you acknowledge and agree that we have the absolute right to monitor the same at our sole discretion. In addition, we reserve the right to alter, edit, refuse to post or remove any postings or content, in whole or in part, for any reason and to disclose such materials and the circumstances surrounding their transmission to any third party in order to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request and to protect ourselves, our clients, sponsors, users and visitors.
To use certain features of the Site, you will need a username and password, which you will receive through the Site’s registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are responsible for all activities (whether by you or by others) that occur under your password or account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to protect your password or account information.
Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL WE, OUR SUBSIDIARY AND PARENT COMPANIES OR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE, INCLUDING OUR MESSAGING, BLOGS, COMMENTS OF OTHERS, BOOKS, EMAILS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES, OR THIRD-PARTY MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE OR BY US IN ANY WAY, EVEN IF WE ARE ADVISED BEFOREHAND OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. (BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, OUR LIABILITY AND THE LIABILITY OF OUR SUBSIDIARY AND PARENT COMPANIES OR AFFILIATES IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY SUCH STATE LAW.) YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY USER. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SITE, ANY MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES ON THE SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THE SITE’S TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE AND THE PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND/OR MATERIALS.
THIS SITE IS CONTINUALLY UNDER DEVELOPMENT AND Mindshare MAKES NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, AS TO ITS ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR APPROPRIATENESS FOR ANY PURPOSE.
WITH REGARDS TO CONTENT RELATING TO HEALTH & WELLNESS ON THE SITE:
THIS SITE OFFERS HEALTH, WELLNESS, FITNESS AND NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION AND IS DESIGNED FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. YOU SHOULD NOT RELY ON THIS INFORMATION AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR, NOR DOES IT REPLACE, PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE, DIAGNOSIS, OR TREATMENT. IF YOU HAVE ANY CONCERNS OR QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR HEALTH, YOU SHOULD ALWAYS CONSULT WITH A PHYSICIAN OR OTHER HEALTH-CARE PROFESSIONAL. DO NOT DISREGARD, AVOID OR DELAY OBTAINING MEDICAL OR HEALTH RELATED ADVICE FROM YOUR HEALTH-CARE PROFESSIONAL BECAUSE OF SOMETHING YOU MAY HAVE READ ON THIS SITE. THE USE OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
NOTHING STATED OR POSTED ON THIS SITE OR AVAILABLE THROUGH ANY SERVICES ARE INTENDED TO BE, AND MUST NOT BE TAKEN TO BE, THE PRACTICE OF MEDICAL OR COUNSELING CARE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS AGREEMENT, THE PRACTICE OF MEDICINE AND COUNSELING INCLUDES, WITHOUT LIMITATION, PSYCHIATRY, PSYCHOLOGY, PSYCHOTHERAPY, OR PROVIDING HEALTH CARE TREATMENT, INSTRUCTIONS, DIAGNOSIS, PROGNOSIS OR ADVICE.
WITH REGARDS TO FINANCIAL CONTENT ON THE SITE:
THE SITE EXISTS FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY, AND THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN ARE FOR GENERAL INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. WITH REGARD TO FINANCIAL CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN: NEITHER Mindshare NOR ITS OWNERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS AND AGENTS ARE FINANCIAL ADVISORS, OR AN INVESTMENT ADVISORY SERVICE, AND NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE SITE IS INTENDED TO BE OR TO BE CONSTRUED AS FINANCIAL ADVICE, OR LEGAL, COMPLIANCE, FINANCIAL, TAX, ACCOUNTING OR RELATED ADVICE.
THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE SITE IS BASED ON SOURCES AND INFORMATION REASONABLY BELIEVED TO BE ACCURATE AS OF THE TIME IT WAS RECORDED OR CREATED. HOWEVER, THIS MATERIAL DEALS WITH TOPICS THAT ARE CONSTANTLY CHANGING AND ARE SUBJECT TO ONGOING CHANGES RELATED TO TECHNOLOGY AND THE MARKET PLACE AS WELL AS LEGAL AND RELATED COMPLIANCE ISSUES. THEREFORE, THE COMPLETENESS AND CURRENT ACCURACY OF THE IN THE SITE CANNOT BE GUARANTEED.
THE EDUCATION AND INFORMATION PRESENTED ON THE SITE IS INTENDED FOR A GENERAL AUDIENCE AND DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE, NOR SHOULD IT BE CONSTRUED AS, SPECIFIC ADVICE TAILORED TO ANY INDIVIDUAL. YOU, AS AN END USER OF THIS INFORMATION MAY THEREFORE USE THIS CONTENT AS A GENERAL GUIDELINE AND NOT AS THE ULTIMATE SOURCE OF CURRENT INFORMATION AND WHEN APPROPRIATE, YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU SHOULD CONSULT MY OWN LEGAL, ACCOUNTING OR OTHER ADVISORS.
ANY CASE STUDIES, EXAMPLES, ILLUSTRATIONS, OR TESTIMONIALS CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT YOU WILL ACHIEVE SIMILAR RESULTS. IN FACT, YOUR RESULTS MAY VARY SIGNIFICANTLY AND FACTORS SUCH AS MY MARKET, PERSONAL EFFORT AND MANY OTHER CIRCUMSTANCES MAY AND WILL CAUSE RESULTS TO VARY.
YOUR USE OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT CONTAINED IN THE SITE. YOU WILL SEEK THE ADVICE OF PROFESSIONALS, AS APPROPRIATE, REGARDING THE EVALUATION OF ANY SPECIFIC INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT.
ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OR REPRESENTATIONS, AS TO INCOME EARNINGS ON THE SITE, ARE NOT TO BE CONSIDERED AS AVERAGE EARNINGS. THERE CAN BE NO ASSURANCE THAT ANY PRIOR SUCCESSES, OR PAST RESULTS, AS TO INCOME EARNINGS, CAN BE USED AS AN INDICATION OF YOUR FUTURE SUCCESS OR RESULTS.
MONETARY AND INCOME RESULTS ARE BASED ON MANY FACTORS. Mindshare HAS NO WAY OF KNOWING HOW WELL YOU WILL DO, AS THEY DO NOT KNOW YOU, YOUR BACKGROUND, YOUR WORK ETHIC, OR YOUR BUSINESS SKILLS OR PRACTICES. THEREFORE, Mindshare DOES NOT GUARANTEE OR IMPLY THAT YOU WILL GET RICH, THAT YOU WILL DO AS WELL, OR THAT YOU WILL MAKE ANY MONEY AT ALL. IF YOU RELY UPON FIGURES PROVIDED IN THE SITE; YOU MUST ACCEPT THE RISK OF NOT DOING AS WELL.
We may cancel or terminate your right to use the Site or any part of the Site at any time without notice. In the event of cancellation or termination, you are no longer authorized to access the part of the Site affected by such cancellation or termination. The restrictions imposed on you with respect to material downloaded from the Site, and the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in these Terms of Service, shall survive.
Your purchase of a product or service or ticket to an event may or may not provide for any refund. Each specific product, service, event or course will specify its own refund policy.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under the U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by Mindshare infringe your copyright, you, or your agent may send to Mindshare a notice requesting that the material be removed or access to it be blocked. Any notification by a copyright owner or a person authorized to act on its behalf that fails to comply with requirements of the DMCA shall not be considered sufficient notice and shall not be deemed to confer upon Mindshare actual knowledge of facts or circumstances from which infringing material or acts are evident. If you believe in good faith that a notice of copyright infringement has been wrongly filed against you, the DMCA permits you to send to Mindshare a counter-notice. All notices and counter notices must meet the then current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA; see http://www.loc.gov/copyright for details. Mindshare’s Copyright Agent for notice shall be: [email protected]
Terms of Participation
Should you enroll in any of our events, this Section will apply.
Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information, or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, shared during the course of our events, are those of the respective authors or distributors, and not Mindshare. Neither Mindshare nor any third-party provider of information guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any content. Furthermore, Mindshare neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy and reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made on any of the event websites by anyone other than an authorized Mindshare representative while acting in their official capacity.
DISCLOSURES RELATED TO MINDSHARE EVENTS
Mindshare reserves the right to extend and/or to rescind your invitation to its events, including, but not limited to, the Mindshare Summit, at any time, and for any or no reason. If your invitation is rescinded, Mindshare shall have no financial obligation to you for costs you may have incurred in connection with your invitation, including, but not limited to: travel costs, such as airfare, rental car fees, hotel reservations, and associated cancellation fees.
MINDSHARE ASSUMES NO OBLIGATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONDUCT OF ITS PARTICIPANTS, BOTH ONLINE AND AT EVENTS, SUCH AS THE MINDSHARE SUMMIT. IF YOU BELIEVE YOU HAVE BEEN DAMAGED BY A FELLOW PARTICIPANT, ONLINE, AT AN EVENT, OR IN THE COURSE OF A RELATIONSHIP YOU FORMED AS A RESULT OF MEETING VIA MINDSHARE, YOUR ONLY RECOURSE IS TO PURSUE ACTION OR OTHER REMEDIES AGAINST THAT PARTICIPANT DIRECTLY.
During the course of Mindshare events (live and virtual) you may learn of methods, systems, processes and strategies that are recommended by other businesses; experts who participate in Mindshare events; and/or from us directly. It is your responsibility to seek appropriate professional advice to ensure that such methods, systems, processes and strategies are appropriate for your business and are compliant with all applicable laws, rules and regulations. Mindshare makes no warranty or representation regarding the validity, effectiveness, legality or appropriateness of any particular business strategy, system, method, idea, or other recommendation that you may be exposed to on the Site or at Mindshare events or in Mindshare materials. You accept full responsibility for any loss, compliance violation or consequence of any decisions you make regarding your business.
General Media Release
You hereby grant Mindshare the absolute and irrevocable right and permission, to use, re-use, publish, and re-publish any photographs or video of you taken during my participation at any Mindshare event, including the Mindshare Leadership Summit, whether in whole or in part, individually or in conjunction with other photographs or video, to be used in any printed or electronic media now or hereafter known, and for promotion of Mindshare events.
You understand that Mindshare is relying on this authorization by interviewing and photographing, taping or recording your appearance, and that this authorization is irrevocable and may not be withdrawal. You waive any right to inspect any materials at any time prior to release, use or publication by Mindshare. On behalf of your heirs, executors and assigns, you waive any claims that you may have against Mindshare, its representatives, its publishers, and their licensees, successors and assigns, based upon such use, including without limitation any claims with respect to defamation, rights of privacy and publicity, and copyright.
This authorization and release shall also inure to the benefit of the heirs, legal representatives, licensees, and assigns of Mindshare.
Members will not solicit members to other groups for health professionals that may compete with Mindshare, without Mindshare’s prior written permission.
Tickets to Mindshare Events, including the Mindshare Leadership Summit, may not be resold to any third party for any reason. Tickets to the Mindshare Leadership Summit are non-cancellable and non-transferable. For persons concerned about attending Mindshare events due to health concerns, low-cost ticket insurance is available from third parties like https://heymondo.com/travel-insurance-covid/ with other providers listed at https://www.squaremouth.com/. Policies are typically available when purchased and funded within 7-30 days of booking your trip and purchasing your ticket.
Sponsors and Presenters
From time to time members of our staff or other members of the community may make good faith recommendations, which may include products, service providers, coaches, professional service providers. Additionally, we offer our sponsors and presenters access to our community. Mindshare is extremely selective in who we invite into this community, and while Mindshare does vet any recommendations we personally make, you should always perform your own due-diligence, including verification of references, advice of counsel and not reply solely on any third party recommendation, including ours, before making any significant business decisions. Further, should you choose to enter into any contractual relationships with any such referral, sponsor or presenter you understand that you do so at your own risk, and acknowledge that Mindshare has neither responsibility for, nor liability with regard to, any contracts or relationships entered into between you and any third party.
COVID-19 ASSUMPTION OF RISK WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION
COVID-19 ASSUMPTION OF RISK WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION ALL PARTICIPANTS must read, acknowledge, and agree to the waiver part 1 and part 2 listed below before attending an event. The novel coronavirus, COVID-19, has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization. COVID-19 is believed to spread mainly from person-to-person contact. Mindshare Collaborative cannot guarantee participants will not become infected when gathering at events or on hotel grounds or participating in event activities. By agreeing to the terms and conditions, you are acknowledging that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By attending this event, you and any guests voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold Mindshare Collaborative or any of their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers liable for any illness or injury. Mindshare Collaborative in partnership with the venue/hotel remains committed to providing a safe and clean environment and upholding the highest standard of cleanliness and social guidelines at this event.
In consideration for receiving permission to enter and remain on the premises, you hereby acknowledge and agree to the following: 1. Assumption of Risk. You understand the hazards of COVID-19. You agree that You are personally responsible for my safety and actions while attending the event. You agree to comply with all Mindshare Collaborative policies and rules, including but not limited to Mindshare Collaborative rules, guidelines, signage, and instructions. Notwithstanding the risks associated with COVID-19, which you readily acknowledge, you hereby willingly choose to participate in the event. 2. Waiver and Release of Liability. With full awareness and appreciation of the risks involved, you release, waive, discharge, and covenant not to sue Mindshare Collaborative, its officers, agents, independent contractors, affiliates, employees, successors, and assigns (collectively the “Released Parties”) from any and all liability, claims, demands, actions, and causes of action whatsoever, directly or indirectly arising out of or related to any loss, damage, or injury, including death, that may be sustained by me related to COVID-19 whether caused by the negligence of the Released Parties, any third-party attending the event or on the premises, or otherwise, while participating in any activity while in, on, or around the premises. 3. Hold Harmless. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any and all claims, demands, suits, judgments, losses or expenses of any nature whatsoever (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees, costs and disbursements, whether of in-house or outside counsel and whether or not an action brought, on appeal or otherwise), arising from or out of or relating to, directly or indirectly, the infection of COVID-19 and my attendance of the event. 4. Miscellaneous. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of California. If any clause of this Agreement is held invalid, this Agreement is severable and the remainder of the Agreement will remain in effect, valid, and enforceable. 5. You acknowledge and represent that you have read the foregoing Wavier of liability and Hold Harmless Agreement, understand it, and sign it voluntarily; no oral representations, statements, or inducements, apart from the foregoing written agreement, have been made; you are at least eighteen (18) years of age and fully competent; and you execute this agreement for full, adequate and complete consideration fully intending to be bound by the same.
This Agreement shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of Mindshare and our respective assigns, successors, heirs, and legal representatives. Neither this Agreement nor any rights hereunder may be assigned without the prior written consent of Mindshare Notwithstanding the foregoing, all rights and obligations under this Agreement may be freely assigned by Mindshare to any affiliated entity or any of its wholly owned subsidiaries.
Class Action Waiver
You may only resolve disputes with us on an individual basis, and may not bring a claim as a plaintiff or a class member in a class, consolidated, or representative action. Class arbitrations, class actions, private attorney general actions, and consolidation with other arbitrations aren’t allowed.
The arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person’s claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a class or representative proceeding or claims (such as a class action, consolidated action or private attorney general action) unless all relevant parties specifically agree to do so following initiation of the arbitration.
If any clause within these Terms of Service (other than the Class Action Waiver clause above) is found to be illegal or unenforceable, that clause will be severed from these Terms of Service, and the remainder of these Terms of Service will be given full force and effect. If the Class Action Waiver clause is found to be illegal or unenforceable, the Dispute Resolution provision will be unenforceable and the dispute will be decided by a court.