This Agreement is effective 7/1/98 (“Effective Date”) between Tripath Technology, Inc. (“Tripath”), and
780 Montague Expressway
Santa Jose, CA 95131
Tripath and Distributor intend to establish Distributor as a non-exclusive Distributor for Tripath products in the
following designated Territory, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
1.1 “Products” means the Tripath semiconductor products identified by Tripath in writing from time to
1.2 Tripath may discontinue manufacture or sale, or otherwise treat as obsolete, any or all of the
Products covered by this Agreement upon thirty days written notice.
2. Appointment and Term
2.1 For the term of this Agreement, Tripath appoints Distributor as a non-exclusive distributor for the
Products in the Territory, subject to Tripath’s direct sales activities under Section 4.
2.2 Distributor will use best efforts to develop the local market and promote the sales of Products within
the Territory. Distributor will not sell outside the Territory without Tripath’s prior written permission, which will
not be unreasonably withheld.
2.3 After one month’s written notice, Tripath may in its discretion amend (i) the Products, and/or (ii) the
2.4 Tripath reserves the right to appoint other distributors in or out of the Territory who may sell into
2.5 Distributor’s appointment is for a term of one year from the Effective Date, renewable automatically
unless terminated under Section 18
3. Distributor Responsibilities
3.1 Distributor will maintain an adequately trained sales organization, capable of fulfilling its obligation
under Subsection 2.2.
3.2 Tripath will furnish technical and marketing information (such as sales aids and