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6.6 Save MANAGER Harmless From Liability Suits
The ASSOCIATION shall indemnify, defend, and save MANAGER harmless from all suits or other claims including, but not limited to, those alleging any negligence of MANAGER or its employees in connection with the Property or the management thereof and from liability for damage to property and injuries to or death of any employee or other person. The ASSOCIATION shall pay all expenses incurred by MANAGER including, but not limited to, all attorneys’ fees, costs, and expenses incurred to represent MANAGER in regard to any claim, proceeding, or suit involving alleged negligence of MANAGER or it employees in connection with or arising out of the management of the Property.
If the manager is held personally liable in any suit involving managing the property, the HOA is obligated to protect the manager, meaning pay legal fees, and possibly even pay for any loss that the manager suffers.
6.7 Pay All Expenses of any Litigation
The ASSOCIATION shall pay all expenses incurred by Manger including, but not limited to, MANAGER’S costs and time, any liability, fines, penalties or the like, settlement amounts, and attorneys’ fees for counsel employed to represent MANAGER or the ASSOCIATION in any proceeding or suit involving any alleged or actual violation by MANAGER or the ASSOCIATION or the Board, or any combination of all of them, of any law or of any regulation of any governmental body including, but not limited to, any law or regulation of any governmental body pertaining to environmental protection, fair housing, fair employment or any law prohibiting or making protection , fair housing, fair employment or any law prohibiting or making discrimination illegal on the basis of race, sex, creed, color, religion, national origin, family status, sexual orientation, or mental or physical handicap. However, the ASSOCIATION shall not be responsible to MANAGER for any such expenses in the event MANAGER is financially adjudged to have personally, and not in a representative capacity, violated any such law. Nothing contained in this Agreement shall obligate MANAGER to employ legal counsel to represent the Board or ASSOCIATION in any such proceeding or suit.
The HOA agrees to pay legal and attorney fees as well as any legal award against manager in case manager and/or the HOA are named as Defendants in a suit, alleging negligence, some kind of wrongful action (tort
), or violation of statutory law including but not limited to discrimination law, fair housing law, etc.
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