Waiver and Release by Parent of Minor Child from Liability for Soccer Training

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					      Waiver and Release by Parent of Minor Child from Liability for Soccer Training

The undersigned (Name of Parent or Guardian) of (street address, city, county, state, zip code),
on behalf of (Name of Child), hereinafter referred to as Child, does hereby waive and release,
indemnify, hold harmless and forever discharge (Name of Soccer Organization), a nonprofit
corporation organized and existing under the laws of the state of (name of state), with its
principal office located at (street address, city, county, state, zip code), including its agents,
employees, officers, directors, affiliates, successors and assigns, of and from any and all
claims, demands, debts, contracts, expenses, causes of action, lawsuits, damages and
liabilities, of every kind and nature, whether known or unknown, in law or equity, that I or Child
ever had or may have, arising from or in any way related to Child’s participation in any of the
training, camps, or related soccer or physical activities conducted by, on the premises of, or for
the benefit of, (Name of Soccer Organization), provided that this waiver of liability does not
apply to any acts of gross negligence, or intentional, willful or wanton misconduct. (Name of
Soccer Organization), its agents, employees, officers, directors, affiliates, successors and
assigns are hereby jointly and severally referred to herein as Organization.

I understand that the activities that said Child will participate in can be dangerous and may
cause serious or grievous injuries, including bodily injury and/or death. On behalf of myself,
Child, my heirs, assigns and next of kin, I and said Child waive all claims for damages, injuries
and death sustained by me that I or said Child may have against Organization regarding any
such activity.

Child has the necessary and requisite skills to participate in all facets of, and activities of
and requested of Organization except as noted below. The nature of the activities has been
fully disclosed and any flyer, advertisement, or brochure relating to the participating activities is
expressly made a part of this Waiver and Release.

By this Waiver and Release, I, on behalf of said Child, assume any risk, and take full
responsibility and waive any claims of personal injury or death associated with including but not
limited to receiving soccer lessons, engaging in
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Description: This form is designed to release an organization offering soccer training for liability for injuries to a minor participant in any of the training, camps, or related soccer or physical activities conducted by the organization along injuries resulting from engaging in fitness or strength and endurance workouts, practicing and/or engaging in soccer round robins, tournaments, house leagues or other related activities. Courts vary in their approach to enforcing releases depending on the particular facts of each case, the effect of the release on other statutes and laws, and the view of the court of the benefits of releases as a matter of public policy. Many courts will invalidate documents signed on behalf of minors. Also, Courts do not permit persons to waive their responsibility when they have exercised gross negligence or misconduct that is intentional or criminal in nature.
PARTNER William Glover
I received my B.B.A. from the University of Mississippi in 1973 and my J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 1976. I joined the firm of Wells Marble & Hurst in May 1976 as an Associate and became a Partner in 1979. While at Wells, I supervised all major real estate commercial loan transactions as well as major employment law cases. My practice also involved estate administration and general commercial law. I joined the faculty of Belhaven College, in Jackson, MS, in 1996 as Assistant Professor of Business Administration and College Attorney. While at Belhaven I taught Business Law and Business Ethics in the BBA and MBA programs; Judicial Process and Constitutional Law History for Political Science Department); and Sports Law for the Department of Sports Administration. I am now on the staff of US Legal Forms, Inc., and drafts forms, legal digests, and legal summaries. I am a LTC and was Staff Judge Advocate for the Mississippi State Guard from 2004-2008. I now serve as the Commanding Officer of the 220th MP BN at Camp McCain near Grenada, MS. I served on active duty during Hurricanes Dennis (July, 2005), Katrina (August, 2005) and Gustav in 2008. I played football at the University of Mississippi in 1969-1971 under Coach John Vaught. I am the author of the Sports Law Book (For Coaches and Administrators) and the Sports Law Handbook for Coaches and Administrators (with Legal Forms),