In the event that any of the provisions of this agreement, in whole or in part, (or the application of any provision to a specific situation), is held to be invalid or unenforceable by the judgment of the court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity shall be limited to such specific provision or portion thereof (or to such a situation) ,and this agreement shall be construed and applied in such manner as minimizes such unenforceability. This agreement shall otherwise remain in full force and effect.
11. Whole Agreement
This agreement contains the entire agreement between the parties. Any modifications, changes or discharges of this; agreement must be in writing and signed by an authorized agent of ROYA. Member agrees to adhere to and abide by all rules, regulations and conditions of Membership concerning ROYA as set forth above.
By his/her signature hereunder, Member acknowledges that he/she has read and does fully understand all the covenants, conditions and promises contained in this agreement and has received a copy thereof. In Witness whereof the parties hereto have duly executed this agreement the day and year first written above.
7. Accidents or Injuries
Member and ROYA acknowledge that the services, instruction, and use of equipment as provided for under this; agreement entail some unavoidable risk of personal injury and harm, which is inherent to physical contact training, particularly those involving the martial arts. It is further expressly agreed that all instruction, services, consultation and use of equipment and facilities shall be undertaken by Member at Member's sole risk, and Member assumes the risk for any such injuries or damages arising out of or in any way connected with his/her use of any of the services or facilities. ROYA shall not be held liable for any claim, demand, injury, expense, damage, action or cause of action arising out of or connected with the use of any of the services or facilities of ROYA, including those arising from negligence on the part of ROYA, its servants, founders, instructors, agents, employees, or members. Member for himself/herself and on behalf of himself/herself, executors, administrators, and assigns does hereby expressly forever release and discharge ROYA, its successors or assigns, as well as the officers, directors, founders, instructors, agents, employees, and members from all such claims, demands, injuries, expenses, damage, action or cause of action. Furthermore, ROYA is not responsible for any loss or injury to personal property of Member while on, about, or as a result of being at the School.
Regardless of its place of execution, this agreement shall - be interpreted and performance thereof construed under the laws of the State of _________, United States of America.