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UNITED STATES CONSUMER HEALTH ADVOCACY GROUP
HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT AND LIMITED POWER OF ATTORNEY
This Hold Harmless Agreement (hereinafter called “Agreement”) is made effective on date of membership sign
up by and between United States Consumer Health Advocates (hereinafter called “USCHAG”), of 1 Perimeter Park S, Suite 100N, Birmingham, AL 35243 and all Members Listed below, (hereinafter called “Client”).
WHEREAS USCHAG shall be performing the following services for Client: To advocate on behalf of; to act as the
agent of; to act as liaison for; and to represent the Client in dealings and communications with healthcare
providers, insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies and to perform any other services mutually agreed
WHEREAS, in exchange for valuable consideration, Client desires to hold harmless USCHAG from any claims
and/or litigation arising out of Client’s performance of the agreed upon services.
THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants and conditions contained herein, USCHAG and Client
hereby agree as follows:
Terms of the agreement
1. Hold Harmless – Client shall fully indemnify and hold harmless USCHAG from any and all claims, lawsuits,
demands, causes of action, liability, loss, damage and/or injury, of any kind whatsoever ( including all claims
for monetary loss, property damage, equitable relief, personal injury and/or wrongful death), whether brought
by an individual, corporation, organization or other entity, or imposed by a court of law or equity, or by an
agency, arising out of, in any way, any acts, omissions or negligence on the part of ACHSA, its officers, owners,
personnel, employees, agents, contractors, invitees or volunteers. This indemnification apples to and includes
the payment of any and all penalties, judgments, fines, awards, decrees, attorney fees, court costs, or any other
items. In addition, Client shall assume no liability to any third party for any of the aforementioned.
2. Authority to Enter Into the Agreement – Each party affirms and avers that the individuals who have signed
this agreement have the legal authority to do so and are under no undue influence, coercion or
3. Amendment or Modification – No amendment, modification, or change to this document shall be binding on
either party unless reduced to writing and signed by all parties or their assigns.
4. Attorney Fees and Costs – If any legal action or equitable proceeding is brought by USCHAG against any
entity, including but not limited to, clients, health providers or insurance companies, USCHAG shall be entitled
to recover attorney fees if they are the prevailing party in any such action.
5. Integration Clause– This document constitutes the sole agreement between the parties. It supersedes any
and all prior or subsequent documents, statements, or agreements. This agreement supersedes all prior
communications, contracts, or agreements between the parties with respect to the subject matter addressed in
this agreement, whether oral or written.
6. Enforceability, Severability, and Reformation – If any provision of this agreement is held to be invalid or
unenforceable for any reason whatsoever, the remaining provisions shall continue to be valid and enforceable.
If any provision of this agreement is found to be unenforceable, but that by limiting, modifying or striking said
provision becomes valid and enforceable, then such provision shall be deemed written, construed and enforced
7. Intent – The intent of the parties is to provide as broad an indemnification as possible under Alabama law.
8. Applicable Law – This agreement shall be governed exclusively by the laws of the State of Alabama.,
notwithstanding any conflict of law provision.
9. Exclusive Venue and Jurisdiction – Any lawsuit or other legal action arising out of, or relating to, this
agreement, shall be brought and litigated in the State or Federal Courts of Alabama. Each party expressly
consents to this exclusive jurisdiction and waives any right to challenge the venue and jurisdiction as improper
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I, the client and all members within said membership hereby acknowledge that I, the undersigned do hereby
grant and convey a limited power of attorney to act on my behalf to employees, agents, and assigns of USCHAG
(hereinafter known as “Agent”).
This Power of Attorney shall not be affected by my subsequent incompetence or incapacity.
Agent shall have the full power and authority to act on my behalf in the following areas, and in any other
mutually agreed upon area of my life:
To advocate on behalf of; to act as the agent of; to act as liaison for; and to represent the Client in dealings and
communications with healthcare providers, doctors, hospitals, insurance companies, pharmaceutical
companies, and any other agency, organization, group, company or other entity that Agent deems necessary. To
communicate confidentially with all parties involved in my representation, and to competently perform any
other services mutually agreed upon.
This Limited Power of Attorney shall take effect immediately on the date signed and shall stay in effect
indefinitely unless voided by my death or by my express notice of revocation to Agent.