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CUSTOMER PREMISES EQUIPMENT RENTAL ANNEX
This Customer Premises Equipment Rental Annex, together with the applicable Embarq cover agreement and the
Embarq Standard Terms and Conditions for Communications Services (“Standard Terms and Conditions”), governs
Embarq’s rental of customer premises equipment to Customer. The terms and conditions in this Annex do not apply
to any telecommunications services purchased by Customer.
CPE. The term Customer Premises Equipment (“CPE”) refers to those items of equipment listed in a
Embarq-approved order form (“Order”) and obtained by Customer under this Agreement. CPE includes
appropriate licenses to use related software provided in connection with CPE and all parts, cables, repairs,
additions and accessories to CPE.
Term. The Term of each Order begins on the first day of the first billing month after CPE is installed and
made available to Customer (“Commencement Date”). The Term will automatically renew for successive
30-day terms until either party provides 30 days’ written notice of its desire not to renew the Term. An
Order may be terminated prior to the end of the Term in accordance with an Early Termination under
Section 11 of this Annex or an Event of Default under Section 12 of this Annex.
Delivery and Installation.
General. Embarq will use commercially reasonable efforts to deliver and install CPE according to
a mutually-agreed schedule. All delivery dates provided by Embarq are approximate and are based
on the then current lead-times and available inventory. Embarq will not be liable for failure to
meet delivery or installation completion dates due to force majeure conditions as defined in the
Standard Terms and Conditions.
Delivery. Embarq will pay for the shipment of CPE to Customer’s installation site(s) in the
continental United States set forth in the Order (the “Installation Site”). If Customer is not ready to
accept delivery, Customer must notify Embarq at least 30 days before the