Master Alliance Provisions Guide (MAPGuide)

Gavi Alliance – Novavax, COVID-19 Vaccine Advance Purchase Agreement

  • Liability | Indemnification & liability

<p><span style=”fontweight: 400;”>&#8220;span><b>COVAX Partnersb><span style=”fontweight: 400;”>&#8221; means CEPI, Gavi and the WHO;span>p>
<p><span style=”textdecoration: underline;”><strong>12. strong>span><span style=”textdecoration: underline;”><b>Liability, Insurance, Indemnificationb>span>p>
<p><b>12.1 Liability. b><span style=”fontweight: 400;”>With the exception of cases of [***] or otherwise for losses that cannot be excluded or limited at law:span>p>
<p>12.1.1 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>neither Party shall be liable to the other or to any third party, whether in contract (including under any indemnity), in tort (including negligence), under any statute or otherwise under or in connection with this Agreement for or in respect of any: span><span style=”fontweight: 400;”>(i) [***]; or span><span style=”fontweight: 400;”>(ii) [***];span>p>
<p>12.1.2 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>[***] total aggregate liability under this Agreement shall be limited to [***]; andspan>p>
<p>12.1.3 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>without prejudice to [***], [***] total aggregate liability under this Agreement shall be limited to [***].span>p>
<p><b>12.3 Indemnificationb>p>
<p>12.3.1 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>[***]. Novavax and Gavi have agreed a [***]span>p>
<p>12.3.2 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>Novavax shall not, and shall ensure that the other members of Novavaxs Group shall not, bring any claim against Gavi nor any of the COVAX Partners in respect of any Losses arising out of or in connection with the administration or use of the Vaccine. Novavax shall indemnify Gavi and any of the COVAX Partners for any Losses suffered by them as a result of breach of this Clause 12.3.2.span>p>
<p>12.3.3 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>Gavi shall inform [***] that it has agreed [***] with Novavax and that, subject to Clause12.3.5, such [***].span>p>
<p>12.3.4 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>Subject to Clause 12.3.5, Gavi shall inform [***]span>p>
<p>12.3.5 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>Where a COVAX Participant has entered into a bilateral arrangement with Novavax for the purchase of the Vaccine, Novavax shall, at the relevant COVAX Participants option, provide to such COVAX Participant the Vaccine doses it has been allocated pursuant to the COVAX Facility on the same terms as the [***].span>p>
<p><span style=”textdecoration: underline;”><strong>13. Term and Terminationstrong>span>p>
<p><strong>13.3 strong><b>Effects of Expiry and Terminationb>p>
<p>13.3.4 <span style=”fontweight: 400;”>A Party shall not be entitled to any compensation for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred as a result of the proper exercise by the other Party of any right to terminate this Agreement.span>p>