This is an area where you would like to consult your lawyer. Most agreements list circumstances that are not controlled by 3PL and prevent it from fulfilling the contract. Examples are God`s actions, labour conflicts, the collapse of institutions, state action and the weather. Given this clause, it is important to consider 3PL`s disaster planning as part of the selection process. This includes all simultaneous data system backups and other important potential error points. If a clause or provision of this agreement is illegal or unenforceable under current or future legislation, that clause or provision is considered separable and does not affect the validity of another provision. 2.1 The airline undertakes to provide the shipper, for the duration of this contract, with the transportation and transportation logistics services specified in the following section 2 paragraphs, as requested from time to time by the carrier. A logistics services contract from a third-party provider defines the terms of service that 3PL must provide, as well as the protection of profits and the free provision of damages and other unforeseen costs to the contractor. If a box in a damaged condition reaches your customer or if a component is broken during transport, your customer will most likely look at you as a manufacturer or distributor to “do it properly,” regardless of the supplier. That is why it is so important that the corresponding damages and liability obligations are clearly defined in your 3PL agreement. All communications that have been made or may be necessary must be addressed in writing and must be sent to the parties by written or authenticated mail, accused of requested return or courier service, and are deemed to be given if they have been received by the party addressed to them. Communications should be addressed to the parties at the address indicated at the exhibition (list exposure letters) as they may be changed from time to time.
Each party can change its address for notification by notifying the other party of such a change in accordance with the above, with the address change taking effect five (5) days after receiving the notification. (j) provide the shipper with specialized services that may include, among other things, expedited transit, expedited processing of claims and/or the use of special equipment such as special equipment (if necessary, special equipment required).