Kushi Insitute Fall Wellness Retreat Terms of Serivce

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Terms Of Service

Please carefully read the following terms and conditions relating to your participation in retreats, classes and programs (the “Retreat”) which is conducted by The Tilghman Island Inn (“the Organization”). By registering for the Retreat at any one of our locations (“Centers”), you (the “Attendee”) signify your acceptance of and obligation to these terms and conditions. If you have objections to the following Terms and Conditions, you should not register for or attend any Retreat.

Attendee Conduct

Organization requires all Attendees to be respectful and professional to our staff, location hosts, speakers, volunteers and other attendees and their guests or families throughout the Retreat, even during non-scheduled downtime and breaks. Organization reserves the right to ask Attendee and/or their guests to leave the Center immediately should they be deemed rude, uncooperative, unprofessional, intoxicated or in possession of alcohol or any illegal substance. In such case, the Attendee’s tuition/fees for the Retreat will not be reimbursed under any circumstances and they will not receive any future products, services or correspondence from the Organization. Attendee will also not receive any of our bonuses or qualify for our satisfaction guarantee or any other written or implied guarantee.

Our Code of Conduct must be followed:

  • Practice awareness and kindness toward all living creatures.
  • Be watchful of your words. (No abusive language).
  • Practice compassion and non-violence.
  • Practice cleanliness by keeping your sleeping area and bath area clean.
  • Respect everyone and their opinions, beliefs, and culture.
  • Conduct yourself with good behavior.

Liability Waiver

While we take every possible measure to ensure Attendee safety at the Retreats, we can not control everything. For this reason, Attendee is legally responsible for their safety and behavior and agrees to, and is held legally liable to, the following statements:

I, the willing Attendee of the Retreat, hereby accept all risk to my health and of my injury or death that may result from participating in the Retreat and I hereby release the Organization, and their officers, affiliates, employees, interns, contractors, volunteers, sponsors and representatives from any and all liability to me, my personal representatives, estate, heirs, next of kin, and assigns for any and all claims and causes of action for loss of or damage to my property and for any and all illness or injury to my person, including my death, that may result from or occur during my participation at the Retreat, whether caused by negligence of the Organization, its governing board, officers, teachers, employees, or representatives, or otherwise.  I further agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Organization,  and any third-party company from liability for the injury or death of any person(s) and damage to property that may result from my negligent or intentional act or omission while attending and participating in the Retreat. Under no circumstances will Organization or their assigns be held liability for my injury or death or any loss or damage of my personal belongings resulting from my participation in the Retreat. Should I require emergency medical treatment as a result of accident or illness arising during my attendance and participation in the Retreat, I consent to such treatment. I acknowledge and I agree to be financially responsible for any medical or legal bills that may be incurred as a result of emergency medical treatment. I will notify the Organization verbally and in writing if I am at any time injured prior to, during, or after the Retreat in my travels or attendance, or if I have medical conditions about which emergency medical personnel should be informed; however, I understand that the Organization is not legally obligated to act on that information in any way or to providing any medical service whatsoever to me. I agree that if I have any medical or psychological conditions that may hamper me from fully and healthfully participating in the Retreat that I will notify the Organization and that the Organization retains the right to ask that I not participate in portions of or the entirety of the Retreat.

Liability Disclaimer: No Professional Advice

The information contained in or made available by the the Organization,  or any third-party through the Retreat or their websites or services cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field, including, but not limited to, mental, financial, medical, psychological, or legal fields. The Organization does not offer any professional personal, medical, financial or legal advice and none of the information contained in the Retreat should be confused as such advice. Neither the Organization, nor their assigns, sponsors, speakers, partners, volunteers, contractors or any of their affiliates will be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary or other damages to the Attendee or the Attendee’s mental, financial, medical, psychological or legal that may result from participation in the Retreat or from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials, information, techniques, or strategies communicated through the Retreat or any products or services provided pursuant to the Retreat, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, will the Organization or its assigns be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from Attendee’s participation in the Retreat. To be clear: You, the Attendee, alone are responsible and accountable for your decisions, actions and results in life, and by your participation in our Retreat, you agree not to attempt to hold us, the Organization or assigns liable for any decisions, actions or results that you make or experience in business or in life due to your participation in this Retreat at any time, under any circumstance.

Health & Wellness Activity Liability Disclaimer:

I acknowledge that yoga is a physical activity and that I have no medical condition that would prevent my participation in this any retreat. I further understand that I have the right and responsibility to modify or opt out of performing any movement or pose that is beyond my capability in order to safeguard my health. I certify that I am covered by a personal health insurance policy in the event of injury. I release The Organizations or other representatives from any liability for any injury sustained while participating in, watching, or traveling to and from the retreat center and to and from class.

Audio/Visual Release

By participating in the Retreat, Attendee understands that portions of the Retreat’s live events may be recorded in video and audio and/or captured in still and/or digital photographs. Attendee agrees that the Organization and its assigns have the right and permission to use such recordings and photographs should they include Attendee’s name, likeness, voice, biographical details, testimonial, or photograph for marketing, advertising or any other purpose in any media or format, online and/or offline, now or hereafter without further compensation, permission, or notification to the Attendee. Attendee understands and agrees that all recordings from the Organization’s events are the exclusive rights of the Organization and Attendee does not ask for or expect compensation for the use of recordings or photographs in which Attendee appears or speaks. Organization owns all rights of any audio, video, and/or photograph captured during the Organization’s Retreat or at any of the Organization’s other live events.

Privacy Policy

By participating in the Retreat, Attendees acknowledge and agree that they are subject to the Privacy Policies of the Organization. The Privacy Policy for the Organization’s is listed at http://tilghmanislandinn.com/privacy. Your personal information will be used only by The Organization to contact you about your program or send you updates by mail or email, and will never be shared or rented to third parties

Review and Jurisdiction

These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Maryland. Attendee agrees that any dispute that arises out of or relates to these Terms will be resolved via non-binding mediation in the State of Maryland via a professional mediator obtained by the Organization and if a successful mediation is not reached, to binding arbitration arbitrated in the State of Maryland in accordance with the policies set forth by the American Arbitration Association. If any of these Terms of use are found unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be considered severable from the remaining terms of use, and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.


These Terms are subject to change at any time and at the sole discretion of the Organization. Please visit the site regularly for updates.