II.4.1. [Redacted Content] the Commission and the participating Member States are not liable for any damage or loss caused by the contractor, including any damage or loss to third parties occurred during or as a consequence of the performance of the APA or any Vaccine Order Forms.
II.4.2. If required by the relevant applicable legislation, the contractor must take out an insurance policy against risks and damage or loss relating to the performance of the APA or any Vaccine Order Forms. Upon request, the contractor must provide evidence of insurance coverage to the Commission.
II.4.3. If a third party brings any action against the Commission or the participating Member State in connection with the performance of the APA or any Vaccine Order Forms, including any action for alleged breach of intellectual property rights, the contractor must provide reasonable assistance to the Commission or the participating Member State.