Terms and Conditions of Attendance and Participation
These are the terms (the “Agreement”) that govern your attendance at and/or participation in a live Focus Course event (the “Event”).
By registering for the Event you are agreeing to these terms, which form a legal contract between Blanc Media, LLC (“Blanc Media”, “we”, “us”, “our”), and the registered attendee and/or participant (“you”, “your”). This Agreement is a binding contract between you and us, so please read it carefully.*
If you are registering on behalf of another it is your responsibility to ensure that the person attending is aware of these terms and accepts them, and by completing the registration you are warranting that you have made the attendee aware of these terms and that they have accepted these terms.
1. EVENT ADMISSION
- Admittance. Your registration entitles you only to admittance to the Event. It goes without saying that any and all other costs associated with your attendance (including without limitation any travel and/or accommodation expenses) shall be borne solely by you and we shall have not liability for such costs.
Termination. We are committed to providing a peaceful and harassment-free Event and we expect all attendees to behave appropriately and to treat everyone else at the Event with dignity and respect. You acknowledge that we reserve the right to remove you from the Event if we, in our sole discretion, consider your presence and / or behavior to create a disruption or to hinder the Event and / or the enjoyment of the Event by other attendees or speakers.
Media. We reserve the right to use photographs and recordings of any Event attendee in our promotional materials.
Photography and Recording of Audio and Video. Photographs, short audio and video clips taken and recorded by you may be used for social media, blogging and press coverage of sessions. Without express, written permission from us, audio and video clips published must be non-contiguous clips of thirty seconds or less and photographs must not contain Event content or materials. Subject to the forgoing limitation, all audio and video recording of Event sessions is strictly prohibited.
Event Agenda. We try to avoid it, but sometimes plans have to change. Therefore, you acknowledge and agree that we, in our sole discretion, reserve the right to change any and all aspects of the Event, including but not limited to, the Event name, themes, content, program, speakers, performers, hosts, moderators, venue and time.
Payment. The payment of the applicable fee(s) for the Event is due upon registration. If such payment is insufficient or declined for any reason we may refuse to admit you to the Event and shall have no liability in that regard. *
Taxes. The fee(s) may be subject sales tax, value added tax, or any other taxes and duties which, if applicable, will be charged to you in addition to the fee(s).
3. SUBSTITUTION AND CANCELLATION POLICY
- All ticket sales are final and non-refundable. Though they are transferable. Please contact us if you need to transfer your ticket registration to another party.
- We are committed to protecting the privacy of our event attendees, clients, and customers. Your registration information is kept private and is used solely for the purposes of communicating with you about the Event and other related topics within The Focus Course website.*
5. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
We have worked extremely hard to create and develop the Focus Course and all the content that you will receive at the Event. We of course want you to fully implement the content in your own personal and professional life, but we also want to remind you that all intellectual property rights in and to the Focus Course, the Event, the Event content and all materials distributed at or in connection with the Event are owned by Blanc Media. You may not use or reproduce or allow anyone to use or reproduce, for any reason without our prior written permission: (i) any trademarks (including without limitation “The Focus Course”) or other trade names appearing at the Event; (ii) in any Event content; and/or (iii) in any materials distributed at or in connection with the Event. This means, among other things, that you cannot teach or train others in the Focus Course or the Event content and all materials distributed at or in connection with the Event.
For the avoidance of doubt, nothing in this Agreement shall be deemed to vest in you any legal or beneficial right in or to any trademarks or other intellectual property rights owned or used under license by us or grant to you any right or license to any other intellectual property rights of Blanc Media, all of which shall at all times remain the exclusive property of Blanc Media.
6. WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We will do our best to provide you with an excellent and positive experience, but we do not warrant or guarantee that any particular results will come from your attendance at the Event. You understand that implementation of the principles and tactics described during the Event is a highly individualized and subjective process that may lead to different results for different people; thus, we cannot guarantee that you will, for example, experience an increase in productivity or improved work-life balance. Individual experiences will vary.
We give no warranties in respect of any aspect of the Event or any materials related thereto or offered at the Event and, to the fullest extent possible under the laws governing this Agreement, disclaim all implied warranties, including but not limited to warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy, timeliness and merchantability. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for reliance by you or any person on any aspect of the Event and/or any information provided at the Event.
Other than to the extent required as a matter of law, we shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential costs, damages or losses arising directly or indirectly from the Event or other aspect related thereto or in connection with this Agreement.
Our maximum aggregate liability for any claim in any way connected with therewith or this Agreement whether in contract, tort or otherwise (including any negligent act or omission) shall be limited to the amount paid by you to us under this Agreement to attend the Event.
7. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
- This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Missouri, without regard to conflict of law principles, and the parties shall submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Missouri courts.