I hereby release and hold harmless Carolina Winds, L.L.C. and their subsidiaries, including but not limited to the American Talent Showcase, Model Jam America, Z-One Models & Talent, their owners, agents, and employees from any and all claims for damages or for injuries which I may sustain while participating in any of the activities associated with the American Talent Showcase or Model Jam America. Further, I agree that these individuals and/or collective entities shall not be held liable in any way or refund or reimburse any monies or expenses in the event the ATS/MJA conference event activities are disrupted, shortened or cancelled for any reason, including, but not limited to factors out of their control, to acts of God or nature, weather, acts of war, terrorism or riot, diseas or environmental influences.
I understand and agree that this is a legal and binding document, and once signed by me or legal representative, no money will be refunded and that the entire registration fee is due and payable, prior to the date of the event, rather I attend or not. This Agreement has been entered into in the State of South carolina, and the validity, interpretation and legal effect of this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of South Carolina aplicable to contacts entered into and performed entirely within the State of South Carolina. The Suth Carolina courts, only, will have jurisdistion of any controversies regarding this Agreemet; and, any action or other proceeding which involves such a controversy will be brought in the courts located within County of Chester, State of South Carolina, and not elswhere.
I hereby give the American Talent Showcase/Model Jam America, Z-One Models and Talent, and their representatives the absolute right and permission to photograph/video/record, publish, copyright and use pictures and audio clips of me in which I may be included in whole or in part, composite or retouched in character or form.
If the person is under 18, I certify that I am his/her parent or legal guardian and I give my consent without reservation to the foregoing on his/her behalf.
Lodging: Lodging charges are seperate and the responsibility of the individual and are not part of the registration fee. The Avista Resort, the host facility is providing confirmed special ATS-MJA room rates: SPECIAL ROOM RATES start at $157 plus taxes per night.
You MUST make reservations EARLY to get the SPECIAL RATES. Call the Resort Reservation Department at 877-238-4487. YOU MUST ASK FOR ATS (American Talent Showcase) MJA rates & Group Code 2210622. These special Rates are also available for 3 days prior and 3 days beyond the convention dates.
The conference begins Thursday morning around 8:30 a.m. and concludes Sunday morning with the Grand Awards Ceremony. You will need to make your own room reservations. We encourage you to come on Wednesday or earlier since activities start early Thursday morning, and some practices and private workshops will be held on Wednesday.