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The contract should set out any express warranties required by the client as to the supplier’s ownership or entitlement in respect of the IPRs comprised in the system, together with a process for addressing any breach of those warranties. In relation to the possible infringement of third-party IPRs, the client will typically impose a formal obligation for the supplier to deal with any such 20 Systems Procurement Contracts allegations – especially if the system is a critical part of the client’s business and merely rejecting it and claiming back the purchase price would be insufficient.

A website that seems to be down more than it is up. ● A new system that will not talk to the network, which must now be upgraded. 29 A Manager’s Guide to IT Law ● A system on which the client wants more acceptance testing but which the supplier says is complete. ● Software on which the client wants changes but for which the supplier is asking a large price. ● A company acquires a smaller company but the supplier wants a lot more money for the acquisition to use the parent company’s systems. ● A system that is proving very difficult and expensive to link with that of a key client.

Where the system does exist in some form at the time of sale, many buyers still choose the system based only on a demonstration by the sales people. It is very easy indeed to build a shell of a system which appears to do what you want, but which is actually just a shell, enhanced by smoke and mirrors. Computer sales people are often as effective as a magician at convincing the potential buyer that he or she has witnessed something that will be business-enhancing. Remember, though, that such demonstrations show the points that the seller wishes to show, often the glamorous and interesting aspects, and they show the parts of the system that do work.

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