Terms and Conditions

George Gershwin International Music Competition 2021-2022
Disclaimer Form



I, the PARTICIPANT or the PARENT or LEGAL GUARDIAN of the PARTICIPANT, age 17 or younger (Hereinafter collectively referred to as “PARTICIPANT”), hereby waive, release, and grant to and for the benefit of the Gershwin International Music Competition 2021 (Hereinafter referred to as “GIMC 2021”) and/or its assignees, any and all rights that I may have to any recordings, videography, and/or photographs made by or for the “GIMC 2021” of any performance or event organized or sponsored by it. I understand and agree that by virtue of this waiver, release, and grant of rights, the “GIMC 2021” will have the right to make full and unrestricted use of such recordings, videography, and/or photographs, including without limitation, in advertisements, commercial ventures, and promotions and for the sale or lease of same, without any fee or other compensation owed to me.


I, the PARTICIPANT, fully and in good faith intending to be bound thereby, do hereby promise not to initiate any claim, lawsuit, or other legal action, pertaining to any action or omission by the “GIMC 2021” relating directly or indirectly to the “GIMC 2021” as to which application is herewith being made. This promise is made as a condition of the application, and in consideration for the “GIMC 2021” processing and evaluation of the application. This promise constitutes an acceptance and agreement by the PARTICIPANT that, for example, decisions by competition judges are final and beyond appeal , and the physical spaces of the competition venues are reasonably safe and appropriate for their intended purposes. (However, this promise is not in any respect limited to the above two examples.)

C. Medical expenses and medical insurance is responsibility of the PARTICIPANT or/and his/her PARENT or LEGAL GUARDIAN.

D.Transportation expenses for PARTICIPANTS, PARENT or LEGAL GUARDIAN
(musicians and actors and their instruments): Bus, train, taxi fees, international or regional flights fees, driver’s fee and tips are responsibility of the PARTICIPANT or/and his/her PARENT or LEGAL GUARDIAN. I intend that this promise be fully binding upon the PARTICIPANT, as well as upon heirs, successors, and assignees of the PARTICIPANT. This promise applies to the application process, the competition, and all events under the purview of the “GIMC 2021” and its associated activities and/or events. By checking the “check box” BELOW, I hereby fully affirm that the above statements in this Application Form are true, and legally binding upon me.