Effective September 9, 2021
Welcome to Automox. By using any of the Offerings you agree to this Services Agreement (“Agreement”) and represent that you have authority to enter this Agreement. If you do not agree to this Agreement, you must not use any of the Offerings. “You” means the entity that you represent (or your Affiliates and Authorized Users). “Automox” means Automox Inc. This Agreement governs your use of all the Offerings in your Order and is effective as of the date you first use any of the Offerings. This Agreement expires at the end of the last Subscription Term for the Order under which you accepted this Agreement.
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1.1 “Affiliate” means, for a party at a given time, an entity that is directly controlled by, under common control with, or controls that party, where “control” means an ownership, voting or similar interest representing more than 50% of the total interests then outstanding of that entity.
1.2 “Authorized Users” means your and your Affiliates’ employees, contractors and service providers.
1.3 “Cloud Services” means the cloud-based service Offerings that Automox provides to you.
1.4 “Customer Data” means any of your data that Automox receives through the Software or Cloud Services.
1.5 “Documentation” means the information about using the Software or Cloud Services that Automox makes available at https://support.automox.com/help.
1.6 “Intellectual Property Rights” means all worldwide intellectual property rights, including copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade secrets, patents, patent applications and moral rights, whether registered or unregistered.
1.7 “Offerings” means all products and services that Automox provides to you under this Agreement.
1.8 “Order” means an ordering document, signed Quote or online submission that you issue to Automox, or a Automox authorized reseller, in response to a Quote.
1.9 “Quote” means Automox’s written or online description of the Offerings and applicable terms.
1.10 “Software” means the commercial software (including updates and upgrades provided through support) in object code format that Automox provides to you directly or through a third-party application distribution service.
1.11 “Subscription Term” means the term during which you may use the Offerings.
1.12 “Technical Services” means the standard service Offerings described in a separate statement of work.
1.13 “Worklet”” means code written for the Cloud Services to automate IT tasks.
2. CUSTOMER USE OF THE OFFERINGS.
2.1 Authorized Users. You may allow your Authorized Users to use the Cloud Services and Software under this Agreement. You are responsible for your Authorized Users’ compliance with this Agreement.
2.2 Software and Cloud Services. Automox grants you a nonexclusive, non-sublicensable, non-transferable (except as set forth in section 12.1 (General: Assignment)), worldwide license to use the Software, Cloud Services and Documentation during the Subscription Term solely for your internal business purposes. You must only use the Software and Cloud Services for up to the number of devices or Authorized Users listed on your Quote and in accordance with the Documentation. You may copy the Software and Documentation as necessary to install and run the Software, and for backup and archiving. Automox will provide the Cloud Services in accordance with the applicable Documentation. You will reasonably cooperate with Automox to resolve any issues relating to your use of the Software and Cloud Services.
2.3 Restrictions. You will not (A) permit anyone other than your Authorized Users to use the Offerings; (B) use the Offerings for the benefit of any third party other than your Authorized Users; (C) use the Offerings except as permitted under this Agreement; (D) decompile, reverse engineer, modify or create a derivative work of the Offerings (to the extent this restriction is not prohibited by law); (E) attempt to test the vulnerability of, gain unauthorized access to, or circumvent limitations on the use of, the Offerings or their related systems or networks; (F) interfere with the performance of the Offerings; (G) remove any copyright or other proprietary notices in the Offerings; or (H) access the Offerings for the purpose of developing or operating products or services in competition with the Offerings.
2.4 Evaluation Use. You may ask Automox to make an Offering or a new feature or functionality available to you on an evaluation or beta basis (“Evaluation Offering”). Each Evaluation Offering is provided “AS IS” without support or warranty of any kind. You must only use an Evaluation Offering for evaluation purposes during the evaluation period set by Automox.
3. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
3.1 Customer Ownership. As between you and Automox, you retain all right, title and interest in and to the Customer Data and all related Intellectual Property Rights. During the term of this Agreement, Automox will use your Customer Data solely to perform under this Agreement. Automox’s rights to use the Customer Data are only those expressly granted in this Agreement.
3.2 Automox Ownership. As between you and Automox, Automox retains all right, title and interest in and to the Offerings and all related Intellectual Property Rights. Your rights to use the Offerings are only those expressly granted in this Agreement. All Software is licensed and not sold, even if Automox uses words like “sale” or “purchase” in sales materials.
3.3 Feedback and Community Worklets. If you provide any suggestions to Automox regarding the Offerings, Automox may use the suggestions and incorporate them into the Offerings without compensation or restriction. If you submit any Worklets to the Automox community, Automox and its other customers may use those Worklets without compensation or restriction.
3.4 Open Source Software. “Open Source Software” means the software components that Automox provides in the Software under separate license terms that are found in the open_source_licenses.txt file (or similar file) provided within the Software or identified by Automox upon written request. Open Source Software is licensed to you under its own applicable license terms. These license terms are consistent with the license granted in section 2.2 (Customer Use of the Offerings: Software and Cloud Services) and take precedence over this Agreement to the extent that this Agreement imposes greater restrictions on you. If required, Automox makes the Open Source Software source code and modifications (the "Source Files") available to you on the Automox website or on written request. You will send requests with your name and address to Automox at the address in section 12.6 (General: Notice) specifying: Attention: General Counsel - Open Source Files Request. This offer to obtain a copy of the Source Files is valid for three years from the date you acquired the Software containing the Open Source Software.
3.5 Third Party Content. The Cloud Services allow you to access third party content like patches, community Worklets, and applications (“Third Party Content”). Automox is acting as your service provider to install Third Party Content through the Offerings (including accepting on your behalf any terms required as part of an installation process). Automox does not review any Third Party Content. You are responsible for ensuring that the Third Party Content is appropriate for your intended usage and that you have the rights necessary to use the Third Party Content.
4. SECURITY AND DATA PROCESSING
4.1 Automox Obligations. Automox will use appropriate administrative, physical and technical safeguards designed to protect the security, confidentiality and integrity of Customer Data. Following the expiration of your Subscription Term and unless prohibited by applicable law, Automox will delete any Customer Data in accordance with the applicable Documentation. If you request, Automox will provide written certification that Automox deleted your Customer Data.
4.2 Customer Obligations. You are responsible for providing notices, obtaining consents and licenses, and satisfying any other requirements for Automox to use the Customer Data to perform under this Agreement.
4.3 Automox Data.
(A) The Offerings are designed to improve and automate your IT operations by collecting data pertaining to your devices. This includes information about operating systems, installed applications and device performance (“Device Data”). Because you, not Automox, determine which types of data exist on your devices, and because your device environment is unique in configurations and naming conventions, Device Data could potentially include personal data. Automox analyzes the Device Data and Offering usage data to analyze the device to provide you the Offerings. This analysis may also result in generalized product improvements. “Service Data” means (1) these generalized product improvements, (2) anonymized Device Data that cannot be identified with you or an individual, and (3) aggregated information about the performance of the Offerings, such as the frequency of feature usage, technical performance metrics and product configuration. Automox uses Service Data to: (a) analyze trends and performance, (b) improve the functionality of, and develop, the Offerings and new products, and (c) permit you to use other applications that use the data. Service Data is accessed only by Automox, and Automox will not provide Service Data to any third party to use for its own purposes. Service Data does not identify you, your users, or any personal data. Service Data is not your Confidential Information or Customer Data.
(B) Automox also collects account-related data during your purchase and use of the Offerings (“Administrative Data”). Administrative Data never includes Customer Data. Automox uses Administrative Data to provide the Offerings, bill you for the Offerings, advise you of new Automox products and service, and comply with Automox’s contractual obligations and applicable law. Automox is an independent controller of the Administrative Data and will process the Administrative Data under the Automox privacy statement available at: https://www.automox.com/privacy-policy.
5. ORDERING AND PAYMENT
5.1 Orders.You may purchase Offerings directly from Automox or through a Automox authorized reseller. Purchase orders do not need to be signed to be valid and enforceable. No non-negotiated terms or conditions of any Order, purchase order, invoice, acknowledgment or other business form used in connection with any purchase from Automox (including subsequent purchases from Automox of additional subscription terms) will have any effect on the terms of any agreement regardless of either party’s failure to object to such terms or conditions. Each party rejects all additional or conflicting terms or conditions. No Order is binding on Automox until Automox delivers an ordered Offering to you by making Cloud Services available to you. All Orders are non-refundable and non-cancelable except as expressly provided in this Agreement.
5.2 Reseller Orders. If you purchase through a Automox authorized reseller, sections 5.4 (Ordering and Payment: Affiliate Orders), 5.5 (Ordering and Payment: Payment), and 5.6 (Ordering and Payment: Taxes) will not apply to that purchase. If Automox provides you a refund under this Agreement, Automox will issue the refund to your authorized reseller. Automox will require the authorized reseller to refund you based on the amount the authorized reseller received from you for the refunded portion of the Offering.
5.3 Affiliate Orders. Your Affiliates whom you authorize in an email sent to Automox at firstname.lastname@example.org may submit Orders as “you” to Automox under this Agreement. You will place Orders with Automox or its Affiliate as indicated on the Quote. If you place an Order with a Automox Affiliate, then that Affiliate will act as “Automox” for sections 5.4 (Ordering and Payment: Payment), 5.4 (Ordering and Payment: Disputed Payments), and 5.5 (Ordering and Payment: Taxes). Each party is responsible for its Affiliate’s compliance with this Agreement.
5.4 Fees and Payment. Automox will invoice you for the fees stated on your Quote after accepting your Order. If you have not disabled further provisioning with true-up billing, then you are not limited by the Cloud Service in the number of devices that you can register with the Cloud Services. If you register more devices (for at 60 minutes for each new device) during a month than are included in your current Order, Automox will add these additional devices to your Order and invoice you for the additional devices, pro-rated from the month of registration through the remainder of your Subscription Term. You will pay all fees in the amount and currency specified on your invoice within the time period identified on your Quote from Automox’s electronic transmission of the invoice to the email address you have provided. If Automox accepts your credit card for payment of fees and applicable taxes, Automox may charge the credit card until you provide written notice to Automox to stop.
5.5 Taxes. All fees owed under this Agreement are exclusive of any Taxes. “Taxes” means any sales, VAT, GST (Goods and Services Tax), use, gross receipts, business and occupation, and other taxes (other than taxes on Automox’s income), export and import fees, customs duties and similar charges imposed by any government or other authority. You will pay or reimburse Automox for all Taxes arising out of the transactions occurring under this Agreement. If you are required to pay or withhold any Tax for payments due under this Agreement, you will gross up your payments to Automox so that Automox receives all sums due in full and free from any deductions. Automox can rely on the name and address you provide to Automox as being the place of supply for sales tax, income tax, and VAT purposes. If you are tax exempt, you will provide exemption certificates for the applicable taxing authorities.
6. MODIFICATIONS. Because the Offerings are continually evolving, Automox may update the Documentation from time to time. Automox will provide you with 30 days’ written notice if any update to the Documentation will materially and adversely affect your use of an Offering or Automox’s obligations to you, and in that case, you may elect in writing to terminate the affected Offering within 60 days of the notice date. If you terminate the Offering, Automox will refund the amount that Automox received for the unused portion of the Subscription Term for the terminated Offering.
7.1 Performance Warranty. Automox warrants that the Software and Cloud Services will substantially conform to the applicable Documentation during the Subscription Term. This warranty only applies if the Software and Cloud Services are used in unmodified form in accordance with the Documentation. Automox will correct any reproducible error that you identify. If Automox determines that it cannot correct the error, Automox will refund to you the amount that Automox received for the unused portion of the Subscription Term after the date you notified Automox of the breach for that Offering, in which case your rights to use the Offering will terminate. Automox will do this at its own expense and as its sole obligation and your sole remedy for breach of this performance warranty.
7.2 Technical Services Warranty. Automox warrants that it will perform Technical Services in a workmanlike manner in accordance with the standards of the industry. If you provide written notice to Automox within 10 business days after any alleged breach of this warranty, Automox will correct that breach or terminate that Technical Service and refund to you the amount that Automox received for that Technical Service. Automox will do this at its own expense and as its sole obligation and your sole remedy for breach of this Technical Services warranty.
7.3 Disclaimer. The express warranties set forth in section 7 (Warranties) are in lieu of all other warranties. To the extent permitted by law, Automox disclaims all other warranties, whether express, implied or statutory (including any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title or noninfringement), and any warranties arising from usage of trade, course of dealing or course of performance. Automox does not warrant that the Offerings or Third Party Content will meet your requirements or that they will be accurate or operate without interruption or error. You have not relied on any promise, warranty, or representation not expressly provided in this Agreement.
8. MUTUAL INDEMNIFICATION
8.1 Automox Indemnification.
(A) Subject to the remainder of section 8.1 (Mutual Indemnification: Automox Indemnification), Automox will defend you against any unaffiliated third party suit or proceeding (1) that the Software or Cloud Services infringe any patent, trademark or copyright, or misappropriate a trade secret, of that third party (“Infringement Claim”), or (2) arising from Automox’s failure to comply with applicable laws (together with an Infringement Claim, “Indemnified Claim”). Automox will indemnify you from the damages finally awarded against you to that third party by a court of competent jurisdiction or agreed to in settlement. Automox’s obligations only apply if you: (i) promptly notify Automox of the Indemnified Claim in writing, (ii) allow Automox sole control over the defense for the claim and any settlement negotiations, and (iii) reasonably cooperate in response to Automox’s requests for assistance. You may not settle or compromise any Indemnified Claim without Automox’s prior written consent.
(B) If Software or Cloud Service become, or in Automox’s opinion is likely to become, the subject of an Infringement Claim, Automox will at its option and expense do one of the following: (1) procure the rights necessary for you to make continued use of the affected Software or Cloud Service; (2) replace or modify the affected Software or Cloud Service to make it non-infringing; or (3) terminate your right to use the affected Software or Cloud Service, and upon your certified deletion of any affected Software, refund you the amount that Automox received for the unused portion of the Subscription Term for the terminated Software and Cloud Services Offering. Nothing in this section 8.1(B) (Mutual Indemnification: Automox Indemnification) will limit Automox’s obligation under section 8.1(A) (Mutual Indemnification: Automox Indemnification) to defend and indemnify you, provided that you replace any allegedly infringing Software upon Automox’s making alternate Software available to you and you discontinue using any allegedly infringing Software upon receiving Automox’s notice terminating your license to use the Software.
(C) Automox will not have any obligation under section 8.1(A) (Mutual Indemnification: Automox Indemnification) with respect to any claim based on (1) a combination of Software or Cloud Services with non-Automox products except for a device running the Software; (2) continued use of an infringing version of the Software after Automox has provided you a noninfringing version or terminated your right to use the affected Software or Cloud Service under section 8.1(B) (Mutual Indemnification: Automox Indemnification); (3) any modification to the Software by anyone other than Automox; or (4) Customer Data or Third Party Content.
(D) This section 8.1 (Mutual Indemnification: Automox Indemnification) is your sole exclusive remedy and Automox’s entire liability for any Indemnified Claim.
8.2 Customer Indemnification. You will defend Automox against any unaffiliated third party suit or proceeding alleging (A) that the Customer Data infringes any patent, trademark or copyright, or misappropriates a trade secret, of that third party; (B) your unauthorized use of Third Party Content; or (C) your failure to comply with applicable laws (“Customer Data Claim”). You will indemnify Automox from the damages finally awarded against Automox to that third party by a court of competent jurisdiction or agreed to in settlement. Your obligations only apply if Automox: (a) promptly notifies you of the Customer Data Claim in writing, (b) allows you sole control over the defense for the claim and any settlement negotiations, and (c) reasonably cooperates in response to your requests for assistance. Automox may not settle or compromise any Customer Data Claim without your prior written consent.
8.2 (Mutual Indemnification: Customer Indemnification) is Automox’s sole exclusive remedy and your entire liability for any Customer Data Claim.
9. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
9.1 Exclusion of Damages. Neither Automox nor you are liable for any lost profits or business opportunities, loss of use, business interruption, or any indirect, punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages under any theory of liability. This exclusion applies regardless of whether Automox or you have been advised of the possibility of those damages and regardless of whether any remedy in this Agreement fails of its essential purpose.
9.2 Cap on Monetary Liability. The maximum aggregate liability for Automox or you for claims related to this Agreement will not exceed an amount equal to the total fees paid or payable to Automox for your use of the Offerings in the 12 months prior to the event giving rise to the claim.
9.3 Exclusions. The exclusions and limitations in section 9 (Limitations of Liability) will not apply to: (A) either party’s violation of the other party’s Intellectual Property Rights; (B) either party’s obligations in section 8 (Mutual Indemnification); (C) your payment obligations under section 5 (Orders and Payment); (D) either party’s liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence; or (E) any liability that cannot be excluded under applicable law.
10. CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION
10.1 Obligations. “Confidential Information” means non-public information provided in connection with this Agreement that is labeled “confidential” or the like, or is provided under circumstances reasonably indicating its confidentiality. Automox’s Confidential Information includes this Agreement, your pricing, and product roadmaps. Your Confidential Information includes your Customer Data. A party (“recipient”) may use Confidential Information of the other party (“discloser”) solely to exercise its rights and perform its obligations under this Agreement. Automox and you will each protect the other party’s Confidential Information in the same manner as it protects its own Confidential Information of a similar nature, but in any event with not less than reasonable care. Automox will process your Customer Data in accordance with the Information Security Addendum.
10.2 Exclusions. The recipient’s obligations under section 10.1 (Confidential Information: Obligations) will terminate with respect to any Confidential Information that the recipient can show: (A) was already rightfully known to the recipient without any obligation of confidentiality at the time of disclosure; (B) was disclosed to the recipient by a third party who had the right to make the disclosure without any confidentiality restrictions; (C) was at the time of disclosure, or through no fault of the recipient has become, generally available to the public; or (D) was independently developed by the recipient without access to or use of the discloser’s Confidential Information.
10.3 Permitted Disclosures. The recipient may disclose Confidential Information only to its employees, professional advisors, service providers or contractors who have a need to know the Confidential Information and who are under a similar duty of confidentiality. The recipient may also disclose Confidential Information to the extent required by law or regulation, in which case the recipient will notify the discloser as soon as practicable if permitted by law or regulation. At the discloser’s request and expense, the recipient will take reasonable steps to contest and to limit the scope of any required disclosure.
10.4 Remedies. The discloser may seek an injunction to prevent the actual or threatened unauthorized disclosure of Confidential Information.
11. TERM; SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION
11.1 Term. This Agreement will remain in effect until the later of (A) the end of the period identified in the preamble or (B) the termination or expiration of all Orders accepted under this Agreement. Either party may terminate this Agreement before the end of the term if expressly permitted by this Agreement. The Subscription Term of it is described in the applicable Quote. Each Subscription Term will automatically renew for additional 1-year terms unless either you or Automox provides written notice of non-renewal at least 30 days prior to the ended of the Subscription Term. Each Subscription Term is a continuous and non-divisible commitment for the full duration of the Subscription Term. If you place an Order after the start date stated on your Quote, Automox may adjust your start date to the date on which your Order was accepted, in which case your Subscription Term will be described on your invoice.
11.2 Suspension. If you have not paid past-due fees within 15 days of Automox’s written notice of delinquency, then Automox may suspend your access to the Offerings. Automox will not exercise its suspension rights under this section if you are disputing the applicable charges reasonably and in good faith, you are cooperating diligently to resolve the dispute, and you have paid any undisputed fees in accordance with this section.
(A) For Convenience. Either party may terminate this Agreement upon written notice if there are no Orders then in effect.
(B) For Breach. If the other party materially breaches this Agreement and does not cure the breach within 30 days of receiving written notice describing the breach from the other party, the non-breaching party may terminate this Agreement immediately by written notice while the breach remains uncured. Termination under this section will also terminate any Orders then in effect. If you terminate under this section for Automox’s uncured breach, then Automox will promptly refund the amount that Automox received for the unused portion of the Subscription Term for the terminated Offering.
(C) For Insolvency. Either party may terminate this Agreement effective immediately by written notice if the other party (A) becomes insolvent, admits in writing its inability to pay its debts as they mature, or makes an assignment for the benefit of creditors; or (B) becomes subject to control of a trustee, receiver or similar authority, or to any bankruptcy or insolvency proceeding. Termination under this section will also terminate any Orders then in effect.
11.4 Effect of Expiration or Termination. Upon termination or expiration of an Order, you will stop using and Automox will stop providing the applicable Software or Cloud Services. Upon request following termination or expiration of this Agreement, Automox and you will each delete any Confidential Information of the other party.
11.5 Survival. The following sections will survive termination or expiration of this Agreement: 3 (Intellectual Property); 4 (Security and Data Processing); 5.4 (Ordering and Payment: Payment); 7.3 (Warranties: Disclaimer); 8 (Mutual Indemnification); 9 (Limitations of Liability); 10 (Confidentiality); 11 (Term and Termination); and 12 (General).
12.1 Assignment. Neither party may assign its rights or obligations under this Agreement or any Order, by operation of law or otherwise, without the prior written consent of the other party. But either party may assign this Agreement without consent to its Affiliates or to any successor or assign that has acquired substantially all of its business relating to this Agreement. This Agreement will bind and inure to the benefit of the parties, their respective successors and permitted assigns. Any purported assignment in violation of this section is void.
12.2 Governing Law and Venue. If you are domiciled in North America, this Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of New York without regard to its principles of conflicts of law, and any dispute arising out of this Agreement will be exclusively resolved in the State or Federal courts located in Denver, Colorado. If you are domiciled outside of North America, this Agreement is governed by the laws of England and Wales without regard to its principles of conflicts of law, and any dispute arising out of this Agreement will be exclusively resolved in the English courts. The 1980 U.N. Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods will not apply.
12.3 Compliance with Laws. Each party will comply with any statutes and regulations that apply to it in its performance under this Agreement.
12.4 Export Compliance. The Offerings are of United States origin, are provided subject to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations, and may be subject to export control laws. You are not, and are not acting on behalf of: (A) any person who is a citizen, national, or resident of, or who is controlled by, the government of any country to which the United States has prohibited export transactions; or (B) any person or entity listed on the U.S. Treasury Department list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons, or the U.S. Commerce Department Denied Persons List or Entity List. You are not subject, either directly or indirectly, to any order issued by any agency of the United States government revoking or denying, in whole or in part, your United States export privileges.
12.5 U.S. Government Rights. Automox provides the Offerings, including related software and technology, for ultimate federal government end use solely in accordance with the following: Government technical data and software rights related to the Offerings include only those rights customarily provided to the public as defined in this Agreement. This customary commercial license is provided in accordance with FAR 12.211 (Technical Data) and FAR 12.212 (Software) and, for Department of Defense transactions, DFAR 252.227-7015 (Technical Data – Commercial Items) and DFAR 227.7202-3 (Rights in Commercial Computer Software or Computer Software Documentation). If a government agency has a need for rights not granted under these terms, it must negotiate with Automox to determine if there are acceptable terms for granting those rights, and a mutually acceptable written addendum specifically granting those rights must be included in any applicable agreement.
12.6 Notice. All notices will be in writing and deemed given the second business day after mailing if sent by a recognized overnight courier (receipt requested). Automox will send notices to you at the address in your Quote. You will send notices to Automox at: Automox Inc., 1401 Walnut Street, Suite 300, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America, Attention: Legal Department. Except for notices of termination or indemnification, notices may also be delivered by email and are effective the business day after sending. Automox will email billing-related notices to the billing contact that you designate. Automox will email Offering-related notices to the system administrator that you designate. You will email all notices to Automox at legal@Automox.com.
12.7 Force Majeure. Neither party will be liable for any delay or failure to perform any obligations under this Agreement or any Order (except for payment obligations), due to any cause beyond its reasonable control including acts of God, labor disputes or other industrial disturbances, systemic electrical, telecommunications or other utility failures, supply failures by third party service providers (including internet service provider failures or delays, or denial of service attacks), earthquakes, storms or other elements of nature, blockages, embargoes, riots, acts or orders of government, acts of terrorism or war.
12.8 Entire Agreement. This Agreement includes any separately executed agreements between you and Automox relating to this Agreement, each of which is incorporated by reference. The Agreement as it may be modified from time to time is the entire agreement of the parties regarding your purchase and use of the Offerings. The Agreement supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications, understandings and agreements, whether written or oral, between the parties regarding its subject matter. In the event of a conflict, the descending order of precedence is: (A) the Quote, (B) the body of this Agreement, and (C) the applicable Ancillary Document.
12.9 Counterparts. Each party may sign this agreement using an electronic or handwritten signature, which are of equal effect, whether on original or electronic copies.
12.10 Waiver and Amendment. The waiver of a breach of any provision of the Agreement will not constitute a waiver of any other provision or any later breach. Any modification of this Agreement must be in writing and signed by the party against whom the modification will be enforced.
12.11 Relationship of the Parties. The parties are independent contractors. Nothing in this Agreement creates a partnership, joint venture or agency relationship. Neither party has any authority to assume or create any obligation of any kind in the name of or on behalf of the other party.
12.12 Third Party Rights. Other than as expressly provided in the Agreement, the Agreement does not create any rights for any person who is not a party to it, and no person who is not a party to the Agreement may enforce any of its terms or rely on any exclusion or limitation contained in it.
12.13 Severability. If any provision of the Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of the Agreement will remain in force to the maximum extent feasible or permitted by law.
12.14 Construction. The Offerings will be provided in the English language. The words “include” and “including” mean “including but not limited to.” Section headings are for convenience only and are not to be used in interpreting this Agreement.