Tenant and/or Tenant's agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders shall only use the sidewalks, entrances, lobby(ies), garage(s), elevators, stairways, and public corridors as a means of ingress and egress, and shall take such actions as may reasonably be necessary to ensure that the same remain unobstructed at all times.
The entrance and exit doors to the Premises are to be kept closed at all times except as required for orderly passage to and from the Premises. Except on balconies available for the joint or exclusive use of Tenant as otherwise specified hereinabove, Tenant shall not permit its agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders to loiter in any part of the Building or obstruct any means of ingress or egress. Tenant shall not cover any doors, and shall not cover any window, other than with vertical or mini-blinds pre-approved in writing by Landlord. Landlord specifically disapproves the installation of any film or foil covering whatsoever on the windows of the Premises.
Neither Tenant, nor its agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders shall go up on the roof or onto any balcony serving the Building, except upon such roof, portion thereof, or balcony as may be contiguous to the Premises and is designated in writing by Landlord as a roof-deck, roof-garden area, or exclusive use balcony area.
- Restroom Facilities:
The toilet rooms, toilets, urinals, wash bowls and other apparatus (the "Restroom Facilities"), whether contained in the Common Areas of the Building and/or the interior of the Premises, shall not be used for any purpose other than that for which they were designed. Tenant shall not permit its agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders to throw foreign substances of any kind whatsoever or papers not specifically designated for use in the Restroom facilities down any toilet, or to dispose of the same in any way not in keeping with the instructions provided to Tenant by the management of the Building regarding same, and Tenant hereby specifically agrees to reimburse Landlord directly for the expense of any breakage, stoppage or damage resulting from Tenant's violation of this rule.
- Heavy Equipment:
Landlord reserves the right, in Landlord's sole discretion, to decline, limit or designate the location for installation of any safes, other unusually heavy, or unusually large objects to be used or brought into the Premises or the Building. In each case where Tenant requests installation of one or more such unusually heavy item(s), which request shall be conclusively evidenced by Tenant's effort to bring such item(s) into the Building or Premises, Tenant shall reimburse Landlord for the costs of any engineering or structural analysis required by Landlord in connection therewith. In all cases, each such heavy object shall be placed on a metal stand or metal plates, or such other mounting detail of such size, as shall be prescribed by Landlord.
Tenant hereby indemnifies Landlord against any damage or injury done to persons, places, things or the Building or its Common Areas when such damage or injury primarily arises out of Tenant's installation or use of one or more unusually heavy objects. Tenant further agrees to reimburse Landlord for the costs of repair of any damage done to the Building or property therein by putting in, taking out, or maintaining such safes or other unusually heavy objects.
- Transportation of Freight:
Except as otherwise agreed to by Landlord in writing, Tenant or Tenant's agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders shall only carry freight, furniture or bulky materials in or out of the Building before or after Normal Business Hours, (as that term is defined in Section 8.1 of the Lease). Tenant may only install and/or move such freight, furniture or bulky material after previous written notice of its intention to complete such a move, given to the Office of the Building. The persons and/or company employed by Tenant for such work must be professional movers, reasonably acceptable to Landlord, and said movers must provide Landlord with a certificate of insurance evidencing the existence of worker's compensation and all risk liability coverage in a minimum amount of $2,000,000.
Tenant may, subject to the provisions of the immediately preceding paragraph, move freight, furniture, bulky matter and other material in or out of the Premises on Saturdays between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., provided that Tenant pays in advance for Landlord's reasonably anticipated additional costs, if any, for elevator operators, security guards and other expenses arising by reason of such move by Tenant.
- Flammable Materials:
Except for such limited quantities of office materials and supplies as are customarily utilized in Tenant's normal business operations, Tenant shall not use or keep in the Premises or the Building any kerosene, gasoline, flammable or combustible fluid or material, other than those limited quantities of normal business operating materials as may reasonably be necessary for the operation or maintenance of office equipment. Nor shall Tenant keep or bring into the Premises or the Building any other toxic or hazardous material specifically disallowed pursuant to California state law.
Tenant shall not permit its agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders to engage in the preparation and/or serving of foods unless the Premises includes a self-contained kitchen area. Nor shall Tenant permit the odors arising from such cooking, or any other improper noises, vibrations, or odors to be emanate from the Premises. Tenant shall not obtain for use in the Premises, ice, drinking water, food, beverage, towel or other similar services except at such reasonable hours and under such reasonable regulations as may be specified by Landlord.
Tenant hereby agrees to instruct all persons entering the Premises to comply with the requirements of the Building, by advising all persons entering the Premises that smoking of any tobacco or other substance is prohibited at all times, except in such Common Areas located outside the Building as may be designated by the Building management.
Tenant shall not permit Tenant's agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders to interfere in any way with other tenants of the Building or with those having business with them.
Tenant shall not permit its agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders to bring or keep within the Building any animal, bird or bicycle, except such seeing-eye dog or other disability assistance type animal as may comply with the requirements of any handicapped ordinances having jurisdiction therefor.
Tenant shall store its trash and garbage within the Premises. No material shall be placed in the trash boxes or receptacles if such material is a hazardous waste or toxic substance or is of such a nature that its disposal in Landlord's ordinary and customary manner of removing and disposing of trash and garbage would be a violation of any law, ordinance or company regulation governing such disposal. All garbage and refuse disposal shall be made only through entryways and elevators provided for such purposes and at such times as Landlord shall designate. As and when directed by Landlord and/or if required by any governmental agency having jurisdiction therefor, Tenant shall comply with all directives for recycling and separation of trash.
Tenant shall not employ any person to do janitorial work in any part of the Premises without the prior written consent of Landlord, which consent may be withheld in Landlord's sole discretion.
Landlord reserves the right to exclude or expel from the Building any person who in Landlord's sole discretion is intoxicated or under the influence of liquor or drugs or who, in any manner, engages in any act in violation of the Rules and Regulations of the Building.
Tenant shall not conduct any public or private auction, fire sale or other sale of Tenant's personal property, furniture, fixtures or equipment or any other property located in or upon the Premises, without Landlord's prior written consent, which consent shall be in Landlord's sole discretion.
Tenant may only store goods, wares, or merchandise on or in the Premises in areas specifically designated by Landlord for such storage.
- Directives to Management:
Tenant's requirements, other than those the Landlord specifically agrees to perform elsewhere in this Lease, shall only be attended to upon the Building management's receipt of Tenant's written request therefor. Landlord's employees shall not perform any work or do anything outside of their regular duties unless under special instruction from the Building management. No security guard, janitor or engineer or other employee of the Building management shall admit any person (Tenant or otherwise) to the Premises without specific instructions from the Office of the Building and written authorization for such admittance from Tenant.
- Keys and Locks:
Landlord shall furnish Tenant with two keys to each door lock existing in the Premises. Tenant shall reimburse Landlord a reasonable charge for these and any additional keys. Tenant shall not be permitted to have keys made, nor shall Tenant alter any lock or install a new or additional lock or bolts on any door of the Premises without Landlord's prior written consent. Tenant shall, in each case, furnish Landlord with a key for any additional lock installed or changed by Tenant or Tenant's agent(s). Tenant, upon the expiration or earlier termination of this Lease, shall deliver to Landlord all keys in the possession of Tenant or Tenant's agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders for doors in the Building, whether or not furnished to Tenant by Landlord. If Tenant, or Tenant's agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders, lose or misplace any key(s) to the Building, Landlord shall, in Landlord's sole discretion, either replace said key(s) or re-key such locks as may be affected thereby, and Tenant shall reimburse Landlord for all such costs of such re-keying and/or replacement.
Tenant and/or its agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders shall not permit any canvassing, peddling, soliciting and/or distribution of handbills or any other written materials to occur in the Premises and/or the Building, nor shall Tenant or Tenant's agents, clients, contractors, directors, employees, invitees, licensees, officers, partners or shareholders engage in such solicitation or distribution activities.
- Retail Sales, Services and Manufacturing Prohibited:
Except with the prior written consent of Landlord, Tenant shall not sell, or permit the retail sale of, newspapers, magazines, periodicals, theater tickets or any other goods or merchandise to the general public in or on the Premises, nor shall Tenant carry on or permit or allow any employee or other person to carry on the independent business of stenography, typewriting or any similar business in or from the Premises for the service or accommodation of other occupants of any other portion of the Building. Tenant shall not permit the Premises to be used for manufacturing or for any illegal activity of any kind, or for any business or activity other than for Tenant's specific use.
- Change in Name or Address:
Landlord shall have the right, exercisable without notice and without liability to Tenant, to change the name and street address of the Building.
- Projections from Premises:
Tenant shall not install any radio or television antenna, loudspeaker or other device on the roof or the exterior walls of the Building or in any area projecting outside the interior walls of the Premises. Tenant shall not install or permit to be installed any awnings, air conditioning units or other projections, without the prior written consent of Landlord.
- Superiority of Lease:
These Rules and Regulations are in addition to, and shall not be construed to in any way modify or amend, in whole or in part, the covenants, agreements or provisions of this Lease. If a conflict or disagreement between the Lease and these Rules becomes apparent, this Lease shall prevail.
- Changes to Rules and Regulations:
Provided such changes do not materially harm Tenant's ability to conduct its normal business operations, Landlord shall retain the right to change, add or rescind any rule or regulation contained herein, or to make such other and further reasonable and non-discriminatory Rules and Regulations as in Landlord's sole judgment may, from time to time, become necessary for the management, safety, care and cleanliness of the Premises, the Building or the Parking Facilities, or for the preservation of good order therein, or for the convenience of other occupants and tenants therein, so long as such rescission, addition, deletion or change is thereafter reasonably applied to all occupants of the Building affected thereby.