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Agreement To Extend Performance Date

AGREEMENT made this ________ day of ________ [Month] 20 __, between ______________ [Name] of _______________, City of _________, State of ____, hereinafter referred to as First Party, and ________________ [Name] of _______________, City of _________, State of ____, hereinafter referred to as Second Party, agree:

01. The parties entered into an Agreement on the ________ day of ________ [Month] 20 __, for the purpose of:

[Purpose of Original Agreement]

02. That the aforementioned Agreement outlined the date of completion of performance was to be on the ________ day of ________ [Month] 20 __.

(a) The parties agree that it is no longer possible for completion of performance on said date of Agreement.

(b) that the parties would like to extend the performance date beyond its original date.

(c) for the completion date of said Agreement to be extended to the ________ day of ________ [Month] 20 __.

(d) and the terms and conditions as set forth in the original Agreement to remain in force.

3. Breach and Waiver. Should either party incur any expense or legal fees as a result of the breach of any portion of this Agreement by the other party, the Court shall award reasonable attorney's fees and suit expenses to the non-defaulting party which are reasonably incurred. No breach, waiver, or default of any of the terms of this agreement shall constitute a waiver of any subsequent breach or default of any of the terms of agreement.

04. Arbitration. Any disputes pertaining to said contractual arrangement being affairs that cannot be settled amicably shall be submitted to an arbitrator under the Rules of the American Arbitration Association in the City of [city], whose award may be reduced to judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction.

05. Severability. If any provision of this Agreement shall be held to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, the remaining provisions shall continue to be valid and enforceable. If a court finds that any provision of this Agreement is invalid or unenforceable, but that by limiting such provision it would become valid or enforceable, then such provision shall be deemed to be written, construed, and enforced as so limited.

06. Waiver Of Contractual Right. The failure of either party to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver or limitation of that party's right to subsequently enforce and compel strict compliance with every provision of this Agreement.

07. No Representations. Neither party has made any representations nor promises, other than those contained in this agreement or in some further writing signed by the party making the representation or promise.

08. Interpretation. This Agreement will in all events be construed as a whole, according to its fair meaning, and not strictly for or against a party merely because that party (or the party's legal counsel) drafted the Agreement. The headings, captions, and titles in this legal Agreement are merely for reference and do not define, limit, extend, or describe the scope of this Agreement or any provision herein. Unless the context requires otherwise, (a) the gender (or lack of gender) of all words used in this Agreement includes the masculine, feminine, and neuter, and (b) the word including means including without limitation.

09. Advice Of Legal Counsel. Each individual party to this Agreement represents and warrants to each other party that such party has read and fully understands the terms and provisions hereof, has had an opportunity to review this Agreement with legal counsel, and has executed this Agreement based upon such party's own judgment and advice of independent legal counsel.

10. Invalid Provisions. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable under any present or future law, then that provision will be fully severable. This Agreement will be construed and enforced as if the illegal, invalid, or unenforceable provision had never comprised a part of this Agreement, and the remaining provisions of this Agreement will remain in full force and effect and will not be affected by the illegal, invalid, or unenforceable provision or by its severance from this Agreement. Furthermore, in lieu of each such illegal, invalid, or unenforceable provision, there will be added automatically, as a part of this Agreement, a provision as similar in terms to such illegal, invalid, or unenforceable provision as may be possible and be legal, valid and enforceable.

11.Notices. All notices must be in writing and delivered via certified mail to the following addresses:

If to the First Party:
[street address]
[city, state, zipcode]

If to the Second Party:
[street address]
[city, state, zipcode]

12. Further Assurances. In connection with this Agreement and the transactions contemplated hereby, each party to this Agreement will execute and deliver any additional documents and perform any additional acts that may be necessary or appropriate to effectuate and perform its obligations under this Agreement and the transactions contemplated hereby.

13. No Harassment. Both parties agree not to molest, harass, interfere with, or impose any restraint upon the other, except as set out in this agreement.

14. Governing Law. The parties hereby expressly acknowledge and agree that this Agreement is entered into in the State of [STATE] and, to the extent permitted by law, this Agreement shall be construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of [STATE].

15. Binding. This Agreement shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and assigns.

16. Amendment. This Agreement may be modified or amended, if the amendment is made in writing and is signed by both parties.

17. Time of the Essence. Time is of the essence of this Agreement.

18. Entire Agreement. This Agreement contains the entire agreement of the parties and there are no other promises or conditions in any other agreement whether oral or written. This Agreement supersedes any prior written or oral agreements between the parties.

Executed on the day and date first above written, at City of ________ State of ________.


[First Party]


[Second Party]

In the presence of: [Name and Signature]