(a) The provisions of this clause shall apply in relation to any sanction, prohibition or restriction imposed on any specified persons, entities or bodies including the designation of specified vessels or fleets under United Nations Resolutions or trade or economic sanctions, laws or regulations of the European Union or the United States of America.
(b) On entering into and throughout the duration of this Agreement:
(i) Owners and Managers respectively warrant for themselves that they are not subject to any of the sanctions, prohibitions or restrictions in sub-clause (a) which prohibit or render unlawful any performance under this Agreement;
(ii) Owners further warrant that the Vessel is not a designated vessel and will not be used in any trade or for any purposes contrary to the restrictions or prohibitions in sub-clause (a);
(iii) Managers further warrant that they will not sub-contract any of their duties or obligations under this Agreement in breach of sub-clause (a).
(c) If at any time during the performance of this Agreement either party becomes aware that the other party is in breach of warranty as aforesaid, the party not in breach shall comply with the laws and regulations of any Government to which that party or the Vessel is subject, and follow any orders or directions which may be given by any body acting with powers to compel compliance, including where applicable the Owners’ flag State. In the absence of any such orders, directions, laws or regulations, the party not in breach may terminate this Agreement forthwith.
(d) Notwithstanding anything in this Clause to the contrary, Owners and Managers shall not be required to do anything which constitutes a violation of the laws and regulations of any State to which either of them is subject.
(e) Notwithstanding any other provision in this Agreement, Owners and Managers shall be liable to indemnify the other party against any and all claims, losses, damage, costs and fines whatsoever suffered by the other party resulting from any breach of warranty as aforesaid.