c. Nothing contained in this Agreement shall be construed in a manner to create
any relationship between the Borrower and the City other than expressly specified herein, and
the Borrower and the City shall not be considered partners or co-venturers for any purpose on
account of this Agreement.
d. The Borrower shall not assign its rights or obligations under this Agreement
without the express prior written con
sent of the City.
e. This lien of this Agreement shall run with the Property and be binding on and
enforceable against the parties and their respective heirs, personal representatives, successors
f. In the event any one or more of the provisions of this Agreement shall for any
reason be held by a court or other lawful authority to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, in
whole or in part or in any other respect, the remaining provisions hereof shall not be affected
thereby, and the Agreement shall remain operative and in full force and effect and shall in no
way be affected, prejudiced or disturbed thereby.
g. This Agreement and its interpretation shall be governed by Maryland law. The
venue for all actions pursuant to this Agreement shall be the Courts of Anne Arundel County,
Maryland. The parties waive trial by jury in all actions brought pursuant to this Agreement.
h. The captions and headings contained in this Agreement are included herein for
convenience of reference only and shall not be considered a part hereof and are not in any way
intended to limit or enlarge the terms hereof.
This Agreement is the final and entire agreement of the parties with respect to
their rights and obligations regarding the Borrower’s participation in the City’s Sprinkler
Assistance Revolving Loan Fund program and all obligations arising there from, and there are
no oral or written understandings with respect thereto other than as stated herein. None of the
terms or provisions of this Agreement may be changed, waived, or modified exempt by written
instrument executed by both parties hereto, duly notarized and recorded among the Land
Records of Anne Arundel County, Maryland at the expense of the City.
j. The Borrower acknowledges that he or she has read this Agreement and
understands it completely, that he or she is entering into this Agreement freely, voluntary and
knowingly, and that he or she is entitled to and has been given an opportunity to review this
Agreement, before signing it, with an attorney of his or her own selection to consider its
meaning, consequences and fairness.
k. Except for any notice required to be given by certified mail in accordance with the
Act, the parties shall give notice to each other with respect to any matters having to do with this
Agreement by sending such notice by regular mail, first class, postage prepaid, or delivering it in
person to the City’s Office of Finance at 160 Duke of Gloucester Street, and to the Borrower at
________________________________, or such other address as each may in writing
designate to the other.
l. This Agreement shall be recorded among the Land Records of Anne Arundel
County, Maryland, at the expense of the Borrower.
m. Time is of the essence in connection with all provisions of th