TERMS & CONDITIONS
This Event Sponsorship Agreement ("Agreement") is entered into by and between the Seattle
Animal Shelter Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization ("ORGANIZATION") and the SPONSOR.
NOW THEREFORE, in consideration of the terms and conditions set out herein the parties agree as
SPONSOR and ORGANIZATION agree that the purpose of this Agreement is to secure a marketing and
promotional relationship for the SPONSOR for the following ("Event"): Raining Cats & Dogs
Auction, October 19, 2013, at Swedish Cultural Center, 1920 Dexter Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109. This
Event constitutes the entirety of the sponsorship relationship and represents the extent of the
commitment from the SPONSOR for marketing, branding and promotional purposes at the Event.
II. SPONSOR DUTIES
A. Sponsor Fee. SPONSOR agrees to pay the sponsorship fee outlined on Page 1 of
this Sponsorship Kit to the ORGANIZATION for the Event identified above. Total payment of this
amount shall be made on, or before, the Sponsorship Deadline outlined on this
B. Payment. Payment of the sponsorship fee shall be payable to Seattle Animal
III. ORGANIZATION DUTIES
ORGANIZATION will provide sponsorship acknowledgements, benefits, and recognition as described
herein and will work with SPONSOR to assure maximum benefit of sponsorship is achieved at Event.
IV. GENERAL TERMS
A. No Partnership Created. Nothing in this Agreement shall be construed to place
the parties in the relationship of partners or joint ventures or agents, and SPONSOR shall have no
power to obligate or bind ORGANIZATION in any matter whatsoever.
B. Use of Parties' Names.
Except as otherwise provided herein, neither party may
use the other party's name and other indicia without prior express written approval of the other
party. Each party agrees that it shall neither state nor imply, either directly or indirectly,
other than pursuant to exercise of this Agreement, that it is supported, endorsed or sponsored by
the other party and, upon the direction of the other party, shall issue express disclaimers to
C. Sales. Nothing in this Agreement grants any right to the SPONSOR to engage in
sales, to solicit sales, to display its products or services or the products or services of others
at the Event unless specifically provided by this Agreement.
D. Severability. If any
portion of this Agreement is declared invalid or
unenforceable for any reason, that portion is deemed severable from the remainder of the
Agreement, which shall be deemed and remain fully valid and enforceable.
E. Assignment. This Agreement and any rights herein contained granted are
personal to the parties. This Agreement shall not be assignable by either party without the prior
written consent of the other party and shall not be assigned, sublicensed or encumbered without
the non-assigning party's written consent, which shall not be unreasonably withheld.
F. Entire Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the entire Agreement and
understanding of the parties hereto and cancels, terminates and supersedes any prior Agreement or
understanding relating to the subject matter hereof between the parties relating to promises,
agreements, warranties, covenants or undertakings other than those contained herein.
G. Modification. None of the provisions of this Agreement may be waived or
modified except expressly in writing signed by both parties. However, failure of either party to
require the performance of any term in this Agreement or the waiver by either party of any breach
thereof shall not prevent subsequent enforcement of such term nor be deemed a waiver of any
H. Governing Law. This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws
of the State of Washington and shall not be binding on ORGANIZATION until signed on its behalf by
an authorized representative of the same.
I. Force Majeure. Neither party shall be responsible to the other for the failure
to perform any of the obligations imposed by this Agreement, provided such failure shall be
occasioned by fire, flood, explosion, earthquake, discontinuity in power supply, transportation
difficulties or any other cause beyond reasonable control of the party.
J. Waiver of Jury Trial. To the fullest extent permitted by law, each party
hereby irrevocably waives any and all rights to a trial by jury, and covenants and agrees that it
will not request a trial by jury, with respect to any legal proceeding arising out of or relating
to this Agreement.
K. Termination. This Agreement may be terminated by either party by providing to
the other no less than 30 days' written notice prior to the date of the Event.
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