AGREEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY
It is clearly understood and agreed that the American Black Hereford Association and its officials, officers, directors, employees, and agents (hereinafter collectively referred to as "the Association") shall not be responsible for any damage, loss or injury to any person or property which is caused directly or indirectly for any reason. The exhibitor, owner, their agents, and/or representatives, (hereinafter collectively referred to as "Participants"), agree to indemnify and hold the Association harmless for any damage, injury or loss suffered during or in connection with the event. In the event the Association is subject to any expense or liability, including, but not limited to consultant fees, legal or court costs, the Association management labor and expenses, expenses and/or costs for blood, tissue, urine, hide and/or carcass sampling and testing incurred as a result of the Association's rules and regulations violations and all agreements there under, including, but not limited to unethical fitting, filling, meat tampering, illegal or non-approved use of drugs, medication and/or prohibited substance(s) as a result of participants involvement in the event, participant shall indemnify and hold harmless the Association for all damage, expenses or liabilities incurred as a result thereof. Participant may also be subject to criminalcharges.
The participant will have full control, custody, care and feeding of any animal(s) and/or personal property which are brought on or about the premises of the site of the event.
It is clearly understood and agreed between the parties that, as a material condition to any participant entering or showing at the event, the Association will at no time have control, custody or care of any animal(s) and/or personal property, which are brought on or to the event.
For the overall working of the event, the participant will maintain control, custody, care and feeding for any and all animals and/ orpersonal property in accordance with rules and regulations of the event, and in no way will the Association be responsible for anyloss or damage that may occur or be caused by any animal or personal property.
It is understood that by consigning in the Southern Classic Sale, the consignor is entering into a contract to sell that animal entered. Cattle are to be withdrawn from the sale for medical reasons ONLY, to be verified by a signed veterinary letter. Consignors who withdraw cattle for any other reason will be fined $250 per animal and may be excluded from future ABHA sales for one year.
By entry in this event, I grant permission to the ABHA and any organization associated with the ABHA to use, for any legitimate purpose, including future advertising of the activity on the ABHA website or in other promotional materials, my name and likeness to the extent it may appear in any photographs, video or records of the Activity.
By submitting an application, participants agree to comply with all the rules and regulations governing the American Black Hereford Association. Further, these provisions include total ownership of the entry for the prescribed number of days, continuous possession and care and provisions against unethical fitting, filling, and/or alteration of conformation and color of animals(s), meat tampering and illegal or non-approved use of drugs, medication and/or prohibited substance.