TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE
1. EXCLUSION OF ALL WARRANTIES EXCEPT THAT GOODS ARE OF A
SPECIFIED TYPE AND QUALITY. BendPak, Inc. EXPRESSLY WARRANTS THAT THE GOODS ARE
OF THE TYPE AND QUALITY SPECIFIED IN THIS CONTRACT AND EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE
PROVIDED IN THIS CONTRACT, THE QUALITY OF THE GOODS SHALL BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH
BENDPAK INC’s SPECIFICATIONS. THE FOREGOING WARRANTY IS IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER
WARRANTIES INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND
MERCHANTABILITY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND NO OTHER WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,
IS GIVEN OR SHALL BE IMPLIED BY LAW. FINAL DETERMINATION OF THE SUITABILITY OF
THE GOODS FOR THE USE CONTEMPLATED BY BUYER IS THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF BUYER
AND BENDPAK INC. HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY AND MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION
IN CONNECTION WITH THE DETERMINATION OF SUCH SUITABILITY. PURCHASERS OF
CONSUMER PRODUCTS SHOULD NOTE THAT SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW FOR THE EXCLUSION
OF CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR THE LIMITATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES CONSEQUENTLY,
THE ABOVE EXCLUSION AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT BE APPLICABLE. THIS WARRANTY GIVES
THE BUYER SPECIFIC RIGHTS AND THE BUYER MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH MAY
VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.
2. Terms Of Payment: Payment for all goods is due and
payable upon delivery unless other arrangements have been agreed upon in
advance and appear on the face of this contract, Interest will accrue and be
payable on all accounts over thirty (30) days old, interest to be at the
maximum rate permitted by law.
3. Revocable on Nonpayment. If the buyer fails to pay any
amount to BendPak, Inc. when due, BendPak, Inc., may terminate this contract as
to further delivery and no forbearance or course of dealing affects this right
of BendPak, Inc. Notwithstanding any previous shipment on credit BendPak, Inc.
may at any time demand payment on delivery or require payment on tender of
4. Acceptance of Terms. A quotation, order or contract is
not binding until accepted in writing by and officer of BendPak, Inc. at its
general office at 1645 Lemonwood Drive, Santa Paula, CA 93060. Until accepted
in this manner, a quotation, order or contract is subject to change without
5. Risk of Loss or Damage. The buyer bears the risk of
loss or damage to or destruction of all the goods from the time of their
delivery by BendPak, Inc. to the carrier for shipment to buyer. All claims for
loss, damage or destruction attributable to shipping should be made directly to
the carrier and BendPak, Inc. shall not be responsible for any such loss,
damage or destruction.
6. Right of Inspection. Buyer shall have the right to
inspect the goods at the time and place of delivery, and within fifteen (15)
days after such delivery must give written notice to BendPak, Inc. 1645
Lemonwood Drive, Santa Paula, CA 93060, of any claim for damage on account of
the condition, quality or grade of the goods, and must specify in detail the
basis of such claim. Buyer’s failure to comply with the terms of this paragraph
shall constitute irrevocable acceptance of the goods and bind buyer to pay the
contract price for the goods. All clams must be made prior to the installation
of the goods. If the buyer has accepted the goods tendered under this contract
in any manner provided in UCC Section 2606, buyer shall have no right to revoke
7. DAMAGES. BendPak, Inc. IS NOT LIABLE TO ANY OTHER
DIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFITS, EVEN IF
BendPak, Inc. HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. WHEN THE
BUYER ACCEPTS THE GOODS UNDER THIS CONTRACT AND AFTER HE HAS AN OPPORTUNITY TO
INSPECT THEM, BUYER IS PRECLUDED FROM ANY FURTHER REMEDY. BUYER ASSUMES ALL
RISKS AND LIABILITY FOR LOSS DAMAGE OR INJURY TO PROPERTY OF BUYER OR OTHERS
ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR POSSESSION OF THE GOODS SOLD UNDER THIS CONTRACT.
8. Cancellation. All product order cancellations must be
approved by BendPak, Inc., and may be denied or subject to restocking fees and
9. Product Return. Product returns must be made within
fourteen (14) days from date of purchase, unless otherwise indicated. All
returns require authorization. Customer must call BendPak, Inc. go to the
“Returned Merchandise” section found at http://www.bendpak.com.au/policies for
instructions. Returned product must be in original packaging, unused, undamaged,
and in sellable condition. Proof of purchase is required in all cases. Product
returns may be denied or made subject to restocking fees and other charges by
10. Excuse for Nonperformance. All orders are accepted
subject to strikes, riots, wars, labor troubles, floods, fires, accidents,
delays, contingencies of transportation, government acts, orders and
regulations and any other causes beyond the control of BendPak, Inc., and if
any such cause prevents or interferes with the delivery of the goods ordered
the buyer shall accept as full and complete fulfillment of the order such
portion of the goods by the order as BendPak, Inc. is able, under
circumstances, to procure and deliver in accordance with the order.
11. Waiver. No waiver of any breach of default under this
contract operates as a waiver of any future default whether of a like or
different character, except as otherwise provided herein.
12. Modification and Integration. This contract cannot be
modified except by a writing signed by both parties. This contract constitutes
the entire agreement between the parties relating to the sale of the goods and
this contract prevails over any and all terms contained in buyer’s purchase
orders or acknowledgments thereof unless explicitly stated to the contrary, in
writing executed by both parties. The provisions of any Purchase Order or other
instrument of buyer are superseded by the provision of this contract.
13. Choice of Law. This contract shall be interpreted and
its validity and effect shall be determined in accordance with the laws of the
state of California. Any litigation in any way related to this contract shall
be brought in Ventura County, California.
14. Attorney’s Fees. In the event it becomes necessary
for BendPak, Inc. to retain legal counsel to implement collection procedures or
to undertake litigation or to otherwise protect its rights under the contract,
buyer shall pay BendPak, Inc. a reasonable sum for attorneys fees and related
costs whether or not litigation proceeds to final judgment.
15. Severability. If any provision of this contract as
applied to any party or to any circumstance, shall be found by a court to be
void, invalid or unenforceable, it shall not affect any other provision of this
contract, the applications of any such provision in any other circumstance or
the validity or enforceability of this contract.
16. Arbitration. Any controversy arising out of or
relating to this agreement or the making, performance or interpretation thereof
shall be settled by final and binding arbitration under the Commercial
Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association then in effect.