(1) Introduction
This disclaimer governs our yoga classes. We will ask you to sign this disclaimer before taking part in any yoga class.

You acknowledge that all exercise involves a risk of personal injury, including a small risk of serious injury or death, and agree to take responsibility for your health and well-being in relation to our yoga classes.

(2) Health and medical conditions
You acknowledge and represent that to the best of your knowledge, you suffer from no medical or physical condition or disability that will or might increase the normal risks associated with exercise your doctor has approved your participation in our yoga classes.

We may in our sole discretion prohibit you from participating in a yoga class; and you must comply with all of our instructions in relation to our yoga classes.

(3) No representations or warranties
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and subject to section 4 below, we exclude all representations, warranties, undertakings and guarantees relating to our yoga classes.

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, we do not represent, warrant, undertake or guarantee:

  • that you will not suffer from any injury arising directly or indirectly out of our yoga classes;
  • that your fitness will measurably improve as a result of participation in our yoga classes; or
  • that the yoga classes will continue to run for any specific period.

(4) Limitations and exclusions of liability
The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: are subject to section 6 below; and govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to our yoga classes, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

We will not be liable to you in respect of any personal injury (including without limitation serious injury or death) that you may suffer or sustain directly or indirectly as a result of attending our yoga classes. Nor will we be liable to you in respect of any other losses arising as a result of any such personal injury.

We will not be liable to you in respect of any of your personal property that is lost, stolen or damaged before, during or after a yoga class.

We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.

We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.

We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

(5) Exceptions
Nothing in this disclaimer shall: limit or exclude our liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; limit or exclude our liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; limit any of our liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or exclude any of our liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

(6) Severability
If a section of this disclaimer is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other sections of this disclaimer continue in effect.

If any unlawful and/or unenforceable section would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the section will continue in effect.

(7) Law and jurisdiction
This disclaimer shall be governed by and construed in accordance with United States law, and any disputes relating to this disclaimer or our yoga classes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the United States.

(9) Our details
In this disclaimer, “we” means (and “us” and “our” refer to) North Branch Yoga, Inc. (NBY) of 8056 Lincoln Avenue, Skokie, Illinois 60077

(10) Instructors
The limitations and exclusions of liability in this disclaimer protect our instructors as well as protecting us.