12. General Provisions
12.1 Miscellaneous. (a) This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with and governed for all purposes by the laws of the State of Arkansas; (b) this Agreement, along with the accompanying Order Form(s) constitutes the entire agreement and understanding of the parties hereto with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements and undertakings, both written and oral; (c) this Agreement and each Order Form may not be modified except by a writing signed by each of the parties; (d) in case any one or more of the provisions contained in this Agreement shall for any reason be held to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any respect, such invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability shall not affect any other provisions of this Agreement but rather this Agreement shall be construed as if such invalid, illegal, or other unenforceable provision had never been contained herein; (e) Customer shall not assign its rights or obligations hereunder without Bastazo's advance written consent; (f) subject to the foregoing subsection (e), this Agreement shall be binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of the parties hereto and their successors and permitted assigns; (g) no waiver of any right or remedy hereunder with respect to any occurrence or event on one occasion shall be deemed a waiver of such right or remedy with respect to such occurrence or event on any other occasion; (h) nothing in this Agreement, express or implied, is intended to or shall confer upon any other person any right, benefit, or remedy of any nature whatsoever under or by reason of this Agreement, including but not limited to any of Customer’s own clients, customers, or employees; (i) the headings to the sections of this Agreement are for ease of reference only and shall not affect the interpretation or construction of this Agreement; and (j) in the event of a conflict between the terms of this Agreement and the terms of an Order Form, the terms in the Order Form shall take precedence.
12.2 Injunctive Relief. Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement, both parties acknowledge that any breach of this Agreement may cause the other party irreparable and immediate damage for which remedies other than injunctive relief may be inadequate. Therefore, the parties agree that, in addition to any other remedy to which the disclosing party may be entitled hereunder, at law or equity, the disclosing party shall be entitled to seek an injunction to restrain such use in addition to other appropriate remedies available under applicable law.
12.3 Relationship of the Parties. Bastazo and Customer are independent contractors, and nothing in this Agreement shall be construed as making them partners or creating the relationships of principal and agent between them, for any purpose whatsoever. Neither party shall make any contracts, warranties, or representations or assume or create any obligations, express or implied, in the other party’s name or on its behalf.
12.4 Force Majeure. Other than payment obligations hereunder, neither party will be liable for any inadequate performance to the extent caused by a condition that was beyond the party's reasonable control (including, but not limited to, natural disaster, act of war or terrorism, riot, global health crisis, acts of God, or government intervention), except for mere economic hardship, so long as the party continues to use commercially reasonable efforts to resume performance.
12.5 No Reliance. Customer represents that it has not relied on the availability of any future version of the Service or any future product or service in executing this Agreement or purchasing any Service hereunder.
12.6 Notices. Unless specified otherwise herein, (i) all notices must be in writing and addressed to the attention of the other party's legal department and primary point of contact and (ii) notice will be deemed given: (a) when verified by written receipt if sent by personal courier, overnight courier, or when received if sent by mail without verification of receipt; or (b) when verified by automated receipt or electronic logs if sent by email. When sent by email, notices must be sent to Bastazo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
12.7 Publicity. Customer acknowledges that Bastazo may use Customer’s name and logo for the purpose of identifying Customer as a customer of Bastazo products and/or services. Bastazo will cease using the customer’s name and logo upon written request.
12.8 Compliance with Law. Each party agrees to comply with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations including but not limited to export law, and those governing the use of network scanners, vulnerability assessment software products, encryption devices, user monitoring, and related software in all jurisdictions in which systems are scanned, scanning is controlled, or users are monitored.
12.9 Links and Third Party Content. Customer agrees that Bastazo shall not be responsible for applications, services, software, or other products supplied by a third party (excluding those delivered as part of the Service) that Customer chooses to use with or integrate with the Service, even if such third-party service interoperates with a Service.