THE DIRECTION OF CONTRACTOR, OF ANY ARTICLE OR MATERIAL; PROVIDED, THAT, UPON BECOMING AWARE OF A SUIT OR THREAT OF SUIT FOR SUCH INFRINGEMENT, UNIVERSITY SHALL PROMPTLY NOTIFY CONTRACTOR AND CONTRACTOR SHALL BE GIVEN FULL OPPORTUNITY TO NEGOTIATE A SETTLEMENT. CONTRACTOR DOES NOT WARRANT AGAINST INFRINGEMENT BY REASON OF UNIVERSITY’S DESIGN OF ARTICLES OR THE USE THEREOF IN COMBINATION WITH OTHER MATERIALS OR IN THE OPERATION OF ANY PROCESS. IN THE EVENT OF LITIGATION, UNIVERSITY AGREES TO COOPERATE REASONABLY WITH CONTRACTOR AND ALL PARTIES SHALL BE ENTITLED, IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SUCH LITIGATION, TO BE REPRESENTED BY COUNSEL AT THEIR OWN EXPENSE.
The indemnities contained herein shall survive the termination of this Agreement for any reason whatsoever.
Contractor recognizes that it is engaged as an independent contractor and acknowledges that University shall have no responsibility to provide vacation, insurance or other fringe benefits normally associated with employee status. Contractor, in accordance with its status as an independent contractor, covenants and agrees that it shall conduct itself consistent with such status, that it will neither hold itself out as nor claim to be an officer, partner, employee or agent of University by reason hereof, and that it will not by reason hereof make any claim, demand or application to or for any right or privilege applicable to an officer, partner, employee or agent of University, including, but not limited to, unemployment insurance benefits, social security coverage or retirement benefits. Contractor hereby agrees to make its own arrangements for any of such benefits as it may desire and agrees that it is responsible for all income taxes required by applicable law.
Insurance. [Note: These are minimum insurance requirements.]
Contractor, consistent with its status as an independent contractor, shall carry at least the following insurance in such form, with such companies and in such amounts (unless otherwise specified) as University may require:
Director and Officer Liability Insurance with coverage of not less than One Million Dollars ($1,000,000) on an occurrence basis;
Workers’ Compensation Insurance with statutory limits, and Employer’s Liability Insurance with limit of not less than One Million Dollars ($1,000,000) per accident or disease. Policies must include All States Endorsement and a waiver of all rights of subrogation and other rights against the University;
Commercial General Liability insurance, including Blanket Contractual Liability, Broad Form Property Damage, Personal and Advertising Injury, Completed Operations/Products Liability, Medical Expenses, Interest of Employees as additional insured and Broad Form General Liability Endorsements, for at least One Million Dollars ($1,000,000) per occurrence on an occurrence basis; and
Comprehensive Automobile Liability insurance covering all owned, non-owned or hired automobiles to be used by Contractor, with coverage for