The sale of products and services ("Products") by NexGen Micro Electronics. and its divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliates ("NexGen Micro") to a customer ("Customer") are subject to these terms and conditions ("Agreement") regardless of other terms or conditions in any purchase order, document, or other communication of Customer ("Order") or NexGen Micro's failure to object to such other terms. This Agreement may only be modified in writing signed by authorized representatives of both NexGen Micro and Customer.
1. ORDERS. Unless otherwise stated on the quote, NexGen Micro quotes are invitations to tender and are subject to change at any time without notice. All Orders are subject to acceptance by NexGen Micro. Contracts between Customer and NexGen Micro are formed upon NexGen Micro's written acceptance, Electronic Data Interchange ("EDI") acknowledgment or execution of Customer's Order and are subject to this Agreement. All Orders for Products that NexGen Micro identifies as non-standard or "NCNR" are non-cancelable and non-returnable. NexGen Micro may identify Products as non-standard or "NCNR" by various means including quotes, Products lists, attachments or exhibits. Customer may not change, cancel or reschedule Orders for standard Products without NexGen Micro's consent. NexGen Micro reserves the right to allocate the sale of Products among its Customers.
2. PRICES. Unless otherwise stated on NexGen Micro's proposal, quote or invoice: (a) prices are for Products only and do not include taxes, freight, duties, tariffs or any other charges or fees for additional services (collectively, "Additional Fees"); and (b) Customer shall pay any Additional Fees. Prices may be changed by NexGen Micro for any reason prior to delivery, including manufacturer price increase, change in exchange rate or a quoting error.
3. TERMS OF PAYMENT. Payment is due as stated on NexGen Micro's invoice without offset or any deduction for withholding taxes or otherwise. On any past due invoice, NexGen Micro may charge interest from the payment due date the maximum amount allowed by applicable law, plus reasonable attorneys' fees and collection costs. At any time, NexGen Micro may change the terms of Customer's credit. NexGen Micro may apply payments to any of Customer's accounts. If Customer defaults on any payment, NexGen Micro may reschedule or cancel any outstanding delivery or Order and declare all outstanding invoices due and payable immediately. Unless otherwise provided by applicable law, Customer credits provided by NexGen Micro will expire if unused within 12 months.
4. DELIVERY. Unless otherwise stated by NexGen Micro in writing, all NexGen Micro deliveries are EXW to customer's delivery location. NexGen Micro's delivery dates are estimates only and subject to NexGen Micro's timely receipt of supplies. NexGen Micro is not liable for delays in delivery, for partial or early deliveries and Customer shall accept delivery. Customer may not cancel any other Orders based on delayed delivery of any part of an Order.
5. SOFTWARE. Software is the machine readable (object code) version of computer programs ("Software"). Customer's use of Software and any related documentation shall be governed by the Software's applicable license agreements. Software embedded in or bundled with hardware must be used solely with the device for which it was intended and may not be transferred separately.
6. WARRANTY. Customer acknowledges that NexGen Micro is not the manufacturer of the Products. To the extent legally and contractually permitted, NexGen Micro shall pass through to Customer any transferable Product warranties, indemnities, and remedies provided to NexGen Micro by the manufacturer, including those for intellectual property infringement. If required by law, NexGen Micro warrants that at the time of delivery, Products will conform to the specifications stated by the manufacturer in its published data sheet for the Products. All warranty claims shall be time-barred 12 months from the time of delivery of the non-conforming Products. If NexGen Micro performs value-added work such as integration work, tape-and-reel, or programming, NexGen Micro warrants such value-add work will conform to Customer's written specifications accepted by NexGen Micro for 90 days after NexGen Micro delivery. Customer will be deemed the manufacturer of such value-added Products. NEXGEN MICRO MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, SUCH AS WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Customer's sole remedies for breach of NexGen Micro's warranty are, at NexGen Micro's choice: (i) repair of the Products; (ii) replacement of the Products; or (iii) refund of Customer's purchase price for the Products. NexGen Micro makes no representation or warranty with respect to Software and will have no liability in connection therewith. Unless it is specifically stated in the Software's applicable license agreement, SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO ADDITIONAL WARRANTY.
7. PRODUCT RETURN. Customer may return Products to NexGen Micro only with a return material authorization ("RMA") number issued by NexGen Micro. (A) Returns for Visual Defect: Customer must notify NexGen Micro in writing of any damage to the outer packaging or the Products, shortage, or other discrepancy ("Visual Defect") within three business days after receipt of the shipment; otherwise, Customer is deemed to have accepted the Products. (B) Returns for Product Warranty: Customer must notify NexGen Micro in writing stating the specific Product defect within the warranty period. NexGen Micro will only issue an RMA if the defect (either for Visual Defect or for Product Warranty) is created solely by NexGen Micro or the original manufacturer, and only if Customer meets the notice requirement. NexGen Micro will not grant RMAs for damage, shortage, or other discrepancy created by Customer, the carrier or freight provider, or any other third party. Upon receiving the RMA, Customer must return the Products to NexGen Micro in compliance with NexGen Micro's instructions in the RMA. NexGen Micro may assess all Products returned by Customer via RMA. If NexGen Micro determines such Products are not eligible for return, NexGen Micro will send such Products back to Customer on freight collect basis or hold such Products for Customer's collection and on account at Customer's expense.
8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. NexGen Micro's liability to Customer is limited to Customer's direct damages up to an amount not exceeding the price of the Product at issue. This limitation of liability does not apply in case of death or personal injury caused by NexGen Micro's negligence. NexGen Micro is not liable for and Customer is not entitled to any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages (for example, loss of profits or revenue, loss of data, loss of use, rework, repair, manufacturing expense, costs of product recall, injury to reputation or loss of customers). To the extent NexGen Micro cannot lawfully disclaim any implied or statutory warranties, Customer's statutory rights are not affected by this limitation of liability.
9. FORCES BEYOND NEXGEN MICRO'S CONTROL. NexGen Micro is not liable for failure to fulfill its obligations under this Agreement due to causes beyond its reasonable control (for example, acts of nature, acts or omissions of Customer, operational disruptions, man-made or natural disasters, epidemic medical crises, materials or Product shortages, strikes, criminal acts, delays in delivery or transportation, or inability to obtain labor, materials or Products through regular sources).
10. USE OF PRODUCTS. Customer shall comply with the manufacturer's Product specifications. Products are not authorized for use in life support systems, human implantation, nuclear facilities or any other application where Product failure could lead to loss of life or property damage. If Customer uses or sells the Products for use in such applications or fails to comply with the manufacturer's Product specifications, Customer acknowledges that such use, sale, or non-compliance is at Customer's sole risk. Customer shall indemnify, defend and hold NexGen Micro harmless from any claims based on: (i) NexGen Micro's compliance with Customer's designs, specifications, or instructions, (ii) modification of any Product by anyone other than NexGen Micro, or (iii) use of Products in combination with other products or in violation of this clause.
11. EXPORT/IMPORT. Certain Products and related technology sold by NexGen Micro are subject to export control regulations of the United States, the European Union, and/or other countries, excluding boycott laws ("Export Laws"). Customer shall comply with such Export Laws and obtain any license or permit required to transfer, export, re-export or import the Products and related technology. Customer shall not export or re-export the Products and related technology to any country or entity to which such export or re-export is prohibited, including any country or entity under sanction or embargoes administered by the United States, European Union or other countries. Customer shall not use the Products and related technology in relation to chemical, biological or nuclear weapons, rocket systems (including ballistic missile systems, space launch vehicles and sounding rockets) or unmanned air vehicles capable of delivering same, or in the development of any weapons of mass destruction.
12. ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE. Where applicable, Customer is responsible for all obligations and liabilities under the destination’s law’s and regulations.
1.This Agreement shall be governed, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the country where the NexGen Micro entity that accepted Customer's Order ("Governing Country") is located without reference to the conflict of laws principles. Governing Country is the United States of America, the laws and courts of the State of California will apply. The courts of the Governing Country shall have jurisdiction and venue over all controversies arising out of, or relating to, this Agreement.
2.Customer may not assign this Agreement without NexGen Micro's prior written consent. NexGen Micro's affiliates may perform NexGen Micro's obligations under this Agreement. This Agreement is binding on successors and assigns.
3.The unenforceability or invalidity of any of these terms or conditions will not affect the remainder of the terms or conditions.
4.Products, including software or other intellectual property, are subject to any applicable rights of third parties, such as patents, copyrights and user licenses, and Customer shall comply with such rights.
5.The parties agree that electronic signatures may be used and will be legally valid, effective, and enforceable.
6.Product information (for example, statements or advice (technical or otherwise) advertisement content, and information related to a Product's specifications, features, export/import control classifications, uses or conformance with legal or other requirements) is provided by NexGen Micro on an "AS IS" basis and does not form a part of the properties of the Product. NexGen Micro makes no representation as to the accuracy or completeness of the Product information, and DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES AND LIABILITIES UNDER ANY THEORY WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCT INFORMATION. NexGen Micro recommends Customer validate any Product Information before using or acting on such information. All Product information is subject to change without notice. NexGen Micro is not responsible for typographical or other errors or omissions in Product information.