IMPORTANT: THIS TICKET IS A REVOCABLE LICENSE (“LICENSE”);
HOLDER ACCEPTS RISK OF INJURY; THIS TICKET LIMITS HOLDER’S LEGAL RIGHTS
The terms and conditions of your ticket have been updated to address circumstances related to COVID-19, read them here.
By using this ticket (“Ticket”) for admission to Yankee Stadium (the “Stadium”), Ticket holder, on his/her own behalf and on behalf of any accompanying minor(s) (collectively, the “Holder”) agrees to the following terms and conditions and all other terms and conditions which related to the Ticket (the “Agreement”) – all as established by the venue operator (the “Licensor”). Any violation of this Agreement shall give the Licensor the right to immediately revoke this License. The key provisions of the Agreement are summarized below; provided, the Agreement controls in the event of any conflict:
This Ticket grants Holder the license to: (a) attend the event on the date set forth on the Ticket (the “Event”); and (b) sit in the Section, Row and Seat identified on the Ticket, unless this Ticket is designated “General Admission.” Any resale of this Ticket in violation of applicable law (including, but not limited to, NY Art & Cult Affr § 25 et seq.) will invalidate this License. No resale or offer to resell this Ticket is permitted to the extent prohibited by any applicable federal, state or local law or regulation.
The Holder agrees that: (a) Holder will not transmit or aid in transmitting any photographs, images, videos, audio, livestreams or other accounts or descriptions (including play-by-lay data) (whether text, data or visual), in any media, about the Event or any attractions offered at the Stadium in connection therewith; (b) Licensor will have the unrestricted, irrevocable, assignable right and license to use Holder’s image, likeness, name, voice, comments and/or other proprietary or public rights in any live or recorded broadcast, telecast, photograph, video, audio, audiovisual and/or other recording taken in connection with the Event or the Stadium or other transmission, distribution, public performance, or reproduction in whole or in part of the Event or Stadium, for all purposes, worldwide, in perpetuity, and in any and all media now or hereafter known, without compensation or consideration, notification or permission, unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law; and (c) Holder will be subject to and consents to all security inspections and/or screenings, including the use of metal detectors and physical pat-downs, and waives all claims against the Released Parties (as defined below) related thereto. Licensor reserves the right to refuse admission to or eject from the Stadium any person, item or property that poses a threat to safety.
WARNING: Please stay alert and be aware of your surroundings at all times. During any Major League Baseball (“MLB”) regular season game (“Game”), batted baseballs and bats and fragments thereof may be thrown or hit anywhere in the Stadium. If Holder is concerned about the seat location on the front of the Ticket, relocation may be requested. All relocations are subject to availability, may be in a different area in the Stadium and may require additional payment. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place including the Stadium regardless of precautions that may be taken. By holding this ticket, you agree to assume all risks associated with COVID-19 and other infectious and/or communicable diseases, viruses, bacteria or illnesses, as well as agree to all other terms and rules set forth at www.yankees.com/ticketback. In connection with the Event, Holder agrees to follow all applicable federal, state, county, city and Licensor directives in connection with, and in order to reduce the risk or spread of disease or sickness.
WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY: The Holder recognizes that attendance at the Event is voluntary and may result in personal injury or property damage. The Holder assumes all risk and danger incidental to the Event, including the sport of baseball and the danger of batted balls and bats and fragments thereof. Holder agrees that: (a) the New York Yankees Partnership, the BOC and all other Major League Baseball-related entities (collectively, the “MLB Entities”); (b) each of the MLB Entities’ respective past, present and future licensees, sponsors and vendors; (c) Major League Soccer and New York City Football Club, LLC; (d) the Stadium and the owner and/or operator thereof and any local or state governmental body associated with the Stadium including the City of New York, the New York City Industrial Development Agency, the New York City Economic Development Corporation and the City of New York Police Department; (e) the Ticket manufacturer, provider and/or agent; and (f) all past, present and future affiliates, successors, assigns, players, managers, coaches, employees, trustees, partners, members, directors, officers, owners, agents, representatives, servants and independent contractors of each of the foregoing entities (collectively, the “Released Parties”), shall not be responsible for any personal injury (including death), property damage, or other loss suffered in connection with the Event and/or the negligence of any of the Released Parties. Holder releases the Released Parties from any and all claims which Holder and/or any Minor have or may have for any other cause of action arising out of the Agreement, use of this Ticket, attendance at, observation of, and/or participation in the Event.
(a) Games: In the event a regulation game as defined by the Official Baseball Rules (i.e., four and one-half (4 1/2) innings if the home club is ahead or five (5) full innings if the visiting club is ahead or the Game is tied) is not played, the Ticket will constitute a rain check that can either be: (i) used for admission to the rescheduled Game, if any, subject to certain doubleheader and Premium Game limitations; or (ii) exchanged for a Ticket comparable in price and location to another, similar Game within 12 months of the originally scheduled Game, subject to availability and Premium Game limitations. For the complete rain check policy, please visit: www.yankees.com/raincheck.
(b) All Other Events: The Ticket will constitute a rain check that can be, within 12 months of the originally scheduled date of the Event: (i) used to attend a rescheduled performance of the same Event; or (ii) exchanged for a ticket comparable in price and location to another, similar Event.
BY ATTENDING THE EVENT, HOLDER AGREES THAT ANY DISPUTE, CLAIM, OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THIS LICENSE AND THE AGREEMENT SHALL BE SETTLED BY MANDATORY, CONFIDENTIAL, FINAL, AND BINDING ARBITRATION. HOLDER AND THE LICENSOR SHALL NOT BE ENTITLED TO JOIN OR CONSOLIDATE CLAIMS IN ARBITRATION BY OR AGAINST OTHER INDIVIDUALS OR ENTITIES, OR ARBITRATE AS A REPRESENTATIVE MEMBER OF A PUTATIVE CLASS OR IN A PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL CAPACITY.
BY ATTENDING THE EVENT, HOLDER IS DEEMED TO HAVE GIVEN A FULL RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND AGREEMENT TO ARBITRATE TO THE RELEASED PARTIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. IN THE EVENT HOLDER DOES NOT WISH TO OR IS NOT AUTHORIZED TO GRANT SUCH RIGHTS, RELEASES AND WAIVERS ON BEHALF OF ANY MINOR, HOLDER SHOULD NOT ENTER THE STADIUM OR IMMEDIATELY LEAVE WITH SUCH MINOR.
- Time, opponent, date, team rosters and lineups are subject to change.
- This Ticket may not be used for advertising, promotions (including contests and sweepstakes) or other trade or commercial purposes without the express written consent of Licensor.
- Licensor reserves the right to change all Stadium policies without prior notice.
- In no event will Licensor be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages or for lost profits, revenues or business opportunities even if Licensor has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
- The License shall be governed by New York law, without giving effect to conflict of laws principles thereof. The exclusive venue for any disputes arising out of the License granted by this Ticket shall be the Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of Bronx.
- For additional information, please visit yankees.com or call the Yankee Stadium Ticket Office at (718) 293-6000.
THIS TICKET MAY NOT BE RESOLD WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED FEET FROM THE PHYSICAL STRUCTURE OF THE STADIUM UNDER PENALTY OF LAW.
NO EXCHANGES EXCEPT AS PROVIDED HEREIN.
NO CASH VALUE. NO REFUNDS. NO RE-ENTRY.
COVID-19 and Other Infectious and/or Communicable Diseases, Viruses, Bacteria or Illnesses
This section is an acknowledgement and express assumption of risk and release of liability in any way related to or arising from being exposed to or contracting COVID-19 (as defined by the World Health Organization) and any strains, variants, or mutations thereof, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19, and/or any other communicable and/or infectious diseases, viruses, bacteria or illnesses or the causes thereof (collectively, “Communicable Disease”) in and around any part of the ballpark, stadium or surrounding grounds or parking areas, to which the ticket provides access. By holding this ticket, you are acknowledging and confirming on your behalf, and on behalf of any individual who uses this ticket (including any minor children), both now and in the future, that you understand and expressly assume the risk that you may be exposed to COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease. You expressly understand that these risks include contracting COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease and the associated dangers, medical complications and physical and mental injuries, both foreseen and unforeseen, that may result from contracting COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease. You further acknowledge and understand that any interaction with the general public poses an elevated, inherent risk of being exposed to and contracting Communicable Disease, including, but not limited to, COVID-19, that it cannot be guaranteed that you will not be exposed, and that as such, potential exposure to or contraction of COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease are risks inherent in your decision to use the ticket that cannot be eliminated. You further acknowledge and understand that, if infected with COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease, you may infect others you subsequently come in contact with, even if you are not experiencing or displaying any symptoms of illness, and that the risk of spreading COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease to others remains at all times. Accordingly, you further agree that you will not utilize this ticket, or knowingly allow another person to utilize the ticket, if within fourteen (14) days preceding the ticketed event, you or the individual using the ticket has:
a) tested positive or presumptively positive for COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease or been identified as a potential carrier of COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease; OR
b) experienced any symptoms commonly associated with COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease; OR
c) traveled to a country that is subject to a U.S. State Department Level 4 “Do Not Travel” health advisory or a CDC Level 3 Travel Health Notice (each, a “Prohibited Country”); OR
d) been in direct contact with or the immediate vicinity of (collectively, the “Encounter”) any person who is either confirmed or suspected of being infected with COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease or who has travelled to a Prohibited Country within the fourteen (14) days preceding the Encounter.
You agree that this section is intended to be a binding and full waiver of claims and release of liability with respect to any controversy, claim or dispute that may arise out of or during use of this ticket that is related to exposure to or the contraction of COVID-19 or other Communicable Disease.
SPECIFICALLY, YOU AGREE THAT YOU, ON BEHALF OF YOURSELF AND YOUR PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES, HEIRS, SPOUSE, GUARDIANS, EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS AND NEXT OF KIN HEREBY WAIVE, RELEASE, DISCHARGE, HOLD HARMLESS AND AGREE NOT TO SUE THE CLUB AND THE ADDITIONAL RELEASED PARTIES NOTED BELOW WITH RESPECT TO ANY CLAIM, LIABILITY OR DEMAND OF WHATEVER KIND OR NATURE, EITHER IN LAW OR IN EQUITY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, FOR PERSONAL INJURIES OR WRONGFUL DEATH) THAT MAY ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH, OR RELATE IN ANY WAY TO, EXPOSURE TO OR CONTRACTION OF COVID-19 OR OTHER COMMUNICABLE DISEASE FOLLOWING YOUR USE OF THE TICKET, OR DURING YOUR PARTICIPATION IN ANY RELATED ACTIVITIES ARRANGED, PROMOTED AND/OR SPONSORED BY THE CLUB OR OTHER RELEASED PARTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE CLAIMS THAT ARISE AS A RESULT OF: (I) THE NEGLIGENCE OF ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES, AND/OR (II) THE INHERENT RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH VISITING ANY VENUE DURING ANY COMMUNICABLE DISEASE EPIDEMIC OR PANDEMIC, INCLUDING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT THE FOREGOING RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE EXTENDS TO AND ENCOMPASSES ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, LIABILITIES OR DEMANDS THAT RELATE IN ANY WAY TO EXPOSURE TO OR CONTRACTION OF COVID-19 OR OTHER COMMUNICABLE DISEASE, BY ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO MINOR CHILDREN AND/OR FAMILY MEMBERS, AS A RESULT OF USING TICKETS AND/OR AS A RESULT OF THEM BEING EXPOSED TO COVID-19 OR OTHER COMMUNICABLE DISEASE BY YOU. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT IT IS YOUR INTENTION THAT THE FOREGOING RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE IS BEING ENTERED BY YOU ON YOUR OWN BEHALF, AS SET FORTH ABOVE, AND ALSO ON BEHALF OF ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL WHO USES A TICKET. The “Released Parties” shall include (a) the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and its related entities (“MLB”), Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. (“MLBPI”) and its related entities, MLB Advanced Media, L.P. (“MLBAM”) and its related entities, each of the Major League Baseball Clubs, and every director, officer, owner, stockholder, trustee, partner, employee, agent, independent contractor and consultant of MLB, MLBPI, MLBAM and the respective related entities and members of each of the foregoing (the “MLB Parties”); (b) the owners and operators of the venues in which the 2020 season will be played (the “Venues”), and event sponsors, contractors, vendors, operators, agencies and advertisers of the MLB Parties and Venues; (c) licensees, and retail, concession, broadcast and media partners of the MLB Parties; (d) press and other media; (e) vendors that may provide testing or medical services; (f) entities and individuals providing accommodation and transportation to or from the Venues; (g) other entities and individuals who enter the Venues; and (h) the respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related companies and officers, directors, employees, agents, licensees, contractors, sub-contractors, insurers, representatives, successors, assigns of each of the foregoing entities and persons; (i) the City of New York, the New York City Industrial Development Agency, the New York City Economic Development Corporation and their respective trustees, officials, members, officers, directors, employees, agents and servants; and (j) City of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, Hillsborough Community College, Tampa Sports Authority, officials, members, officers, directors, employees, agents and servants.
This acknowledgement and express assumption of risk, waiver of claims, and release of liability is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by law. If any part of this provision is held to be invalid or legally unenforceable for any reason, the remainder of this provision shall not be affected thereby and shall remain valid and fully enforceable.
In order to protect the health and safety of the holder of the ticket and all others, the ticket holder must comply with all Club and ballpark/stadium policies, all policies of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and all laws and policies of all applicable federal, state and city authorities, in each case respecting COVID-19 and other Communicable Disease. The Club and its designees have the right to deny admission to or eject any person who the Club or such designees determines, in its sole discretion, poses a risk to the health or safety of others and/or whose conduct violates these terms.
Ticket holder consents to health screenings and other precautions related to COVID-19 and other Communicable Disease that may be required as a condition for use of this ticket, including all precautions required by the league and the Club while at the ballpark, stadium or surrounding grounds or parking areas, such as, but not limited to, distancing requirements and the wearing of masks in designated areas.