This service agreement (“Agreement”) is entered into by and between Apollo Group, Inc, (“Apollo”) an
Arizona corporation and parent company of University of Phoenix (“UOP”), with its principal place of business at
4615 E. Elwood, Phoenix, AZ 85040, and Governmental Advocates, Inc. (“Firm”), with its principal place of
business at 1127 Eleventh Street, Suite #400, Sacramento, California, 95814.
PURPOSE OF AGREEMENT. The purpose of this Agreement is to state the terms and conditions under
which Firm will provide the lobbyist services (“Services”) included in this Agreement to Apollo, and as listed in
the Scope of Services, attached hereto, and incorporated as part of the Agreement.
1. SERVICES. Firm agrees to perform the Services and warrants that each of its employees, agents or Firms
assigned to provide Services under this Agreement to Apollo shall have the proper skill, training and
background so as to be able to perform in a competent and professional manner, that all Services will be so
performed and performed in a manner compatible with Apollo’s business operations, and that Firm shall
cause the Services to be performed in accordance with the Scope of Services and generally accepted
industry practices. Firm agrees to comply with all laws, registration or any other requirements of any
governing body overseeing such Services as performed in this Agreement, including but not limited to, the
compliance requirements and governmental entities outlined in the Scope of Services.
2. TERM OF AGREEMENT. The Term of this Agreement shall commence on June 1 , 2004 , and shall
continue in full force for one (1) year unless otherwise terminated as provided herein. This Agreement may
be renewed for an additional period(s) upon written mutual agreement of both parties.
3. PAYMENT. Compensation for Services performed under this Agreement will be as outlined in the Scope
of Services. Payment terms will be net thirty (30) days upon receipt of Fir