S.A. 18A:1-1, et seq., the laws of the State of New Jersey and the rules and regulations of the New Jersey Department of Education. This Contract shall be construed accordingly. If any provision of this Contract is determined by any court or reviewing agency to be invalid or inconsistent with the law, it is the intention of the parties that all valid provisions which are severable from the invalid provisions shall remain in effect and that this Contract shall continue to be effective to the full extent that it is consistent with the law.
S.A. 59:13-1 et seq. as well as all the provisions in this contract. Should any Consultant damage or unnecessarily delay the work of the Owner or other Consultants or Contractors sustain damages, including delay damages, then and in that event, the culpable party agrees to pay all damages incurred by the damaged Consultant or Contractor(s). The injured Consultant or Contractor or Owner shall have a right of enforcement in court directly against the culpable party. In addition, the culpable party further agrees to defend, indemnify and save harmless the Owner from all such claims and damages. Nothing contained in this paragraph shall be construed to relieve the culpable Consultant from any liability or damage sustained on account of its acts, errors or omissions. The Owner shall not be liable to any Consultant or Contractor for any damages or extra costs as specified in this paragraph and the Consultant’s or Contractor’s exclusive remedy shall be against the culpable party. The injured Consultant or Contractor agrees to make no claim for damages against the Owner when the Owner has no direct responsibility for the damages.
S.A. 40A:20-1 et seq., except for the willful misconduct by the Township or its officers, officials, employees or agents and the Entity shall defend the suit at its own expense. However, the Township maintains the right to intervene as a party thereto, to which intervention the Entity hereby consents, the reasonable expense thereof to be borne by the Entity. To the extent practical and ethically permissible, the Entity’s attorneys shall jointly defend and represent the interest of the Township and the Entity as to all claims indemnified in connection with this Agreement.
S.A. In the event of a dispute between Lessor and County concerning claims arising out of this Lease, or in any action or proceeding brought to enforce or interpret any provision of this Lease or where any provision hereof is validly asserted as a defense, each Party shall bear its own attorneys’ fees and costs.