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G. late delivery at £X per day). Provided that sum is a genuine estimate of the likely losses and not a penalty to force the other party to perform, the clause will be enforceable. If the breach in question persists for a specified time or reaches a specified level of severity, the innocent party may also want a right to terminate the contract outright. Limitations and exclusions of liability IT suppliers generally seek to restrict their potential exposure to actions resulting from breach of contract or defects in the system.

A law firm bought an Olivetti computer system to run their accounts. They discussed their needs with the salesperson and signed up to Olivetti’s standard terms. These dealt only with the system’s technical performance: they did not address certain other important issues that had been discussed between the parties. 15 A Manager’s Guide to IT Law In the event, the system proved unsuitable for the firm’s purposes: it was slow, difficult to use, and could not expand to cope with new business, but none of these matters was dealt with in the written contract.

Contracts for software development Most software will need to be customized for the client by the supplier. However this is really only a tinkering with the main programs. In certain circumstances, it may be necessary for the client to commission new software because there is no existing software that meets the client’s needs. Contracts for software development are complex and it is wise for the client to seek professional advice both about the specification for the software and the contract under which the software will be written.

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