Terms of Agreement*
By checking "I agree," I understand that WV HIVE does not guarantee that I will be successful in my business. Furthermore, the benefits gained from participating in WV HIVE CO.STARTERS are a result of time, energy and dedication to the training program, and thus are not based solely on the completion of the coursework. I further understand and authorize WV HIVE to provide applicable information to the assigned management counselor(s). I understand that any information released to be held in strict confidence by him/her. No person will be excluded from participation in or otherwise subjected to discrimination in regard to services, programs and employment provided by WV Hive based on race, sex, color, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, age or religion.
Use in Media and Publicity
I hereby consent and authorize New River Gorge Regional Development Authority AKA (“WV HIVE Network”), and anyone else it may authorize, to use the photographs taken of me, including my name, likeness and voice (“Publicity Items”), and any reproduction of them in any form, for the purpose of publicizing, promoting, marketing, and advertising WV HIve’ activities in any media now known or later developed, in perpetuity and throughout the world. I also consent to the use of my name, and any testimonial statements made by myself, in connection herewith.
I further agree to release and hold harmless WV Hive, its representatives, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, officers, directors, employees, trustees, facilitators, mentors, technical advisors, successors and assigns, from any and all claims, demands, losses, costs, expenses or damages, including without limitation reasonable attorney’s fees, which may arise out of or in connection with any claim by me or alleged to be on my behalf resulting from the use of the Publicity Items, the use of which I now knowingly and voluntarily grant to WV Hive, and the full ownership rights of which I now knowingly and voluntarily grant and assign to WV Hive. I acknowledge that I will receive no fee for the use of my name, statements and Publicity Items herein. I further acknowledge that WV Hive is the owner of all rights in and to the photograph(s) described above.
Copyright & Confidentiality
I understand that CO.LAB shall remain sole owner of the CO.STARTERS Curriculum and that CO.LAB reserves all right, title, and interest in and to all intellectual property rights, including but not limited to any copyrights, patent rights, trademarks, or other proprietary rights that may be contained in the CO.STARTERS Curriculum, or any related materials provided to myself to this agreement. I understand that without the written permission of CO.LAB I will not publish or permit to be published, any material, in book, pamphlet, or other printed or electronic form, based on the CO.STARTERS Curriculum which, in CO.LAB’s judgment, is likely to interfere with CO.LAB’s ownership interest in the CO.STARTERS Curriculum.
I understand that as a student with WV Hive I may in the course of my class activities and discussions learn private information from fellow students, teachers, WV Hive staff, mentors and/or other presenters regarding such things as personal financial information, proprietary business information or business plans, sensitive information of a personal nature, and other information which would generally be expected and understood to be a confidential nature (the “Confidential Information”). It is the policy of WV Hive that such Confidential Information should never be discussed with or disclosed to anyone except other students in my WV Hive course, the WV Hive staff, or other persons authorized by the WV Hive staff or by the provider of this Confidential Information. I understand and agree with this WV Hive policy, and I agree that this Confidential Information, whether provided in class, through casual conversation, or in writing, will be kept confidential by me. Additionally, I agree not to disclose any such Confidential Information without the express written permission of the provider of such information, and I agree not to use any such Confidential Information for my personal benefit in any way. I also agree that WV Hive is not responsible for the protection of any Confidential Information which I may disclose, and that WV Hive will have no liability to me if any Confidential Information of mine is intentionally or inadvertently disclosed by any other member of my WV Hive class or anyone else to whom I disclose such Information.