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As honest and honorable as the saleswoman is, it is the company that will be developing your website and it is with the company with which you will be dealing. I agree with you that the contract is one-sided. If I had to list and describe all the pitfalls I see in this contract, just from what you have said here, I could fill several pages. The fact that the company may terminate the contract simply by giving you notice and without designating the number of days notice, and the fact that they can terminate without finishing the project, yet still hold you liable for payment for their time would cause me concern.
Basically, they can terminate without finishing the work, you would still have to pay them for work they have already done, but which is of no value to you. If I were in your position there would be two statements that would give me the greatest concern (besides all the other concerns) are that they do not warrant that the web pages will meet your requirements or that they will be error-free and that the contract cannot be amended.
"Company does not warrant that the functions contained in these web pages or the Internet website will meet the client's requirements or that the operation of the web pages will be uninterrupted or error-free."
They can hand over anything to you and if it is not according to your requirements, they are saying, in essence, "Too bad". They would not have to correct anything, they would not have to follow up with you, and it says nothing about technical support to help you maneuver through any problems.
If the contract cannot be amended and in its present form, does not include everything that you discussed with the salesperson, you would have no recourse later on.
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