14.9 Severability. If any one or more of the provisions contained in this Agreement
(except the provisions relating to Sellers obligations to convey the Property and Purchasers obligation to pay the Purchase Price, the invalidity of either of which shall cause this Agreement to be null and void) are held to be invalid,
illegal, or unenforceable in any respect, such invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability will not affect any other provisions hereof, and this Agreement shall be construed as if such invalid, illegal, or unenforceable provision had not been
contained herein; provided, however, that the parties hereto shall endeavor in good faith to rewrite the affected provision to make it (i) valid, and (ii) consistent with the intent of the original provision. The
provisions of this Section 14.9 shall survive Closing or other termination of this Agreement.
14.10 Time of
Essence. Time is important to both Seller and Purchaser in the performance of this Agreement, and both parties have agreed that TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE with respect to any date set out in this Agreement. The provisions of this Section 14.10
shall survive Closing or other termination of this Agreement.
14.11 Business Days. Business Day means any
day on which business is generally transacted by banks in Washington. If the final date of any period that is set out in any paragraph of this Agreement falls upon a day that is not a Business Day, then, and in such event, the time of such period
will be extended to the next Business Day.
14.12 No Memorandum. Purchaser and Seller agree not to record this
Agreement or any memorandum hereof.
14.13 Attorneys Fees and Costs. If either party is required to resort to
litigation to enforce its rights under this Agreement, the prevailing party in such litigation will be entitled to collect from the other party all costs, expenses and reasonable attorneys fees incurred in connection with such action. The
provisions of this Section 14.13 shall survive Closing or other termination of this Agreement.
14.14 Counterparts and
Acceptance of Offer. This Agreement may be executed in multiple counterparts (which counterparts may be executed by facsimile or PDF) that shall together constitute a single document. However, this Agreement shall not be effective unless and
until all counterpart signatures have been obtained. An unsigned draft of this Agreement shall not be considered an offer by either party. Acceptance, for purposes hereof, shall mean that each party is in physical possession of a fully-signed
counterpart copy or original of this Agreement.
14.15 Waiver of Jury Trial. TO THE EXTENT ENFORCEABLE UNDER WASHINGTON
LAW, EACH PARTY HEREBY WAIVES TRIAL BY JURY IN ANY ACTION, PROCEEDING, CLAIM OR COUNTERCLAIM BROUGHT BY EITHER PARTY IN CONNECTION WITH ANY MATTER ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THIS AGREEMENT, THE RELATIONSHIP OF SELLER AND PURCHASER
HEREUNDER, SELLERS OR PURCHASERS OWNERSHIP OR USE OF THE PROPERTY, AND/OR ANY CLAIMS OF INJURY OR DAMAGE RELATED TO THE PROPERTY. The provisions of this Section 14.15 shall survive Closing or other termination of this Agreement.