This excerpt taken from the SNIC 8-K filed Feb 23, 2005.
Indemnification and Insurance Matters
Effective as of the Separation Date, Roxio and Adaptec each released the other from any liabilities arising from events occurring on or before the Separation Date. The agreement also contains provisions governing indemnification. In general, Roxio will indemnify Adaptec from all liabilities arising from Roxios business prior to the separation date, unless caused by misconduct of an Adaptec employee, any of its liabilities arising from Roxios business after the separation date, any of its contracts, its breach of the Separation Agreement or Ancillary Agreements, or any untrue statement of a material fact or an omission to state a material fact in Roxios Form 10 Registration Statement. In general, Adaptec will indemnify Roxio from all liabilities arising from its business or its breach of the Separation Agreement or Ancillary Agreements, or matters for which Roxio has no indemnification responsibility. In addition, Adaptec and Roxio will each indemnify the other against liability for specified environmental matters. Roxio is responsible for obtaining and maintaining its insurance programs and arrangements separate from Adaptec after the separation date.
CONSUMER SOFTWARE DIVISION
NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS(Continued)