By checking this box, I acknowledge that I have read and agree to the following NCPERS liability disclaimer and release for the 2021 Public Pension Funding Forum:
In consideration of being allowed to register for, and participate in, the 2021 Public Pension Funding Forum (“Event”), I hereby waive, release from liability, assume all risks, and covenant not to sue the National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems (“NCPERS”), or their respective members, employees, board members, agents, or volunteers (the “NCPERS parties”) for any expense, loss, damage, personal injury (including loss of life or serious harm), property damage or theft, (each, a “Loss”) resulting from or arising in connection with my attendance and participation in the Event and any related activities, including any Loss related to COVID-19, unless said Loss is caused solely by the fraud or gross negligence of NCPERS.
I agree that NCPERS cannot prevent me from becoming exposed to or contracting COVID-19 at the Event.
I agree that this waiver and release shall bind me and my personal representatives, shall be enforceable to the fullest and broadest extent of the law, and, if any portion is held invalid, the remainder should continue in full legal force and effect.
I agree that this wavier shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the District of Columbia and enforced only in courts in the District of Columbia.