2. WITHDRAWAL AND TERMINATION
The WFS shall be entitled, for important reasons, to cancel an event; particularly if and when the minimum number of participants is not reached. Registration fees which have already been paid shall be refunded. The contracting party shall not be entitled to claim compensation for any other expenditures.
In addition, the WFS shall be entitled to extraordinary termination for important reasons without notice; in particular, if and when the contracting party is in default with any due payments by more than one month.
The WFS shall reserve the right to make alterations and/or modifications with regard to the employment of any instructors / speakers and with regard to the contents and/or schedule of an event. Any and all deviations in the implementation of an event shall neither constitute the right to rescind and/or withdraw from the contract nor the right to reduce the respective registration fee.
The right of termination for important reasons shall remain unaffected.
If and when any participant submits her or his rescission notice in writing, and if and when this rescission notice is received by the WFS no later than one week prior to the beginning of the respective event, then the WFS shall reserve the right to bill this participant with 50 % of the appropriate registration fee. For those events with several dates, the first of these dates shall constitute the beginning of the event. Any and all participants who rescind and/or withdraw from the contract after the aforementioned first date, or who do not show up at these events, shall be generally obligated to pay the full registration fee unless these participants register a replacement participant in due time prior to the beginning of the respective event.