The Fine Print
LIMITED WARRANTY/LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
Paramount Dental Studio (“the lab”) warrants that all dental devices (a “device”) are made according to your specification and approval in the belief that the device will be useful and MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
Subject to the return of a device that is placed and then fails, the lab will repair or replace the device without charge for the cost of materials and workmanship or refund the original price paid, at the lab’s option, as follows: (1) screw-retained implant abutments up to 10 years; (2) porcelain to metal, all ceramic (including screw-retained zirconia bridges), all metal, single-unit inlay, onlay and crown composite resin final prosthetics and milled implant bars, up to seven years; (3) composite resin bridges (excluding Maryland and inlay/onlay bridges) up to five years; (4) Transition Crowns and Bridges® up to two years; (5) dentures and partials including screw-retained dentures but excluding immediate dentures and partials up to one year if the failure is due to defects in materials or workmanship; (6) thermoformed appliances and splints if the failure is due to defects in materials or workmanship, provisionals, composite resin Maryland and inlay/onlay bridges, up to six months; (7) Smile Transitions™ cosmetic appliances, immediate dentures and partials, flippers, retainers, surgical stents and radiographic guides, and all other dental devices up to 30 days if the failure is due to defects in materials or workmanship.
This Warranty is exclusively for your benefit, is not transferable and does not extend to any patients. You agree to pay all other costs of adjustment, repair and replacement of a device. Except where prohibited by law, the lab WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES ARISING FROM THE USE OF A DEVICE, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL, regardless of the theory asserted, including warranty, contract, negligence or strict liability and if such disclaimer is not permitted by law, the duration of any implied warranty is limited to 90 days from the date of delivery.
In the event of a dispute and absent an amicable resolution the parties mutually agree to waive class actions in favor of mandatory individual arbitration of claims under this limited warranty in and in accordance with the laws of California. The lab does not guarantee the performance of independent carriers.