By submitting a work for consideration (a Work), entrant hereby grants the Festival the following non-exclusive, irrevocable rights:
Entrant hereby represents and warrants that as of the submission of this Entry Form and at all times thereafter:
Entrant hereby indemnifies the Festival its successors, licensees, assigns, officers, directors, employees, and any representatives thereof, against any and all claims, expenses, losses, or damages (including reasonable attorneys fees) incurred by reason of the breach of the foregoing representations and warranties.
IN NO EVENT WILL THE FESTIVAL, ITS ORGANIZERS, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS SPONSORS, OR PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS BE LIABLE TO THE ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR: (1) DAMAGE TO OR LOSS OF THE WORK OR ANY OTHER MATERIALS SUBMITTED TO THE FESTIVAL; OR (2) ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST REVENUES OR PROFITS) ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO THE WORK, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, EXHIBITION DELAYS, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE FESTIVAL WAS ADVISED, HAD OTHER REASON TO KNOW, OR IN FACT KNEW OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF. THE FESTIVALS AGGREGATE LIABILITY FOR DIRECT DAMAGES UNDER THIS AGREEMENT WILL NOT EXCEED THE ENTRY FEE.
This Call for Entries and this Entry Form, and any and all disputes directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this Call for Entries or this Entry Form, will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, without reference to the choice of law rules thereof. Entrant hereby irrevocably consents and submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in New Jersey for any such disputes, and hereby irrevocably waives any objections to the laying of venue in such courts.