Vehicle Rental Agreement Form

Vehicle Rental Agreement

This Vehicle Rental Agreement (the “Agreement”) is made and entered into by and between EZLease LLC (“Owner”) and the undersigned persons (“Renter”) signing electronically or in person and constitutes the rental agreement between the Renter and Owner.  Owner and Renter are hereinafter referred to individually as a Party and collectively as the “Parties”.


Renter desires to rent a vehicle to be used by Renter to provide ride sharing services to passengers through Uber, Lyft and similar third party


Owner is in the business of renting vehicles to persons such as Renter and is willing to supply one of its vehicles to Renter pursuant to the terms of this Agreement.


 NOW, THEREFORE, for good and valuable consideration and the mutual covenants and conditions contained herein, the Parties, intending to be legally bound hereby, agree as follows:

  1. Term. This Agreement shall commence on the day the Renter takes possession of the Vehicle (defined below) and shall remain in full force and effect until the Vehicle is returned to Owner. However, certain provisions shall survive such termination as set forth herein. Renter shall return the Vehicle at time of expiration of the rental term (in accordance with the terms hereof) unless this Agreement is extended according to provisions herein. If Renter extends the rental, Renter will be charged the weekly rental price, insurance fees, and transaction costs as of the first day of the new rental week and each first day of the week thereafter so long as the rental period is extended. Renter can extend the car rental on a weekly basis as long as Vehicle remains in good condition and this Agreement is not in default. This Agreement will be valid until the Vehicle is returned.
  2. Vehicle, The word Vehicle means the Vehicle rented to Renter or its replacement and includes tires, equipment, accessories, plates, and documents on and within the Vehicle at the time Renter takes possession of the Vehicle, unless otherwise explicitly specified in this Agreement.
  3. Changes. Any change in this Agreement or Owner’s rights herein must be in writing and signed by Owner. Renter acknowledges, understands and agrees that Owner has the right to change the terms of this Agreement from time to time either upon written notice to Renter, in paper or electronic form, or upon Owner’s posting such changes on its website Such changes will apply to rentals that you reserve or extend after such notice has been given, as indicated by the date of such notice, if sent in written form, or the date such changes are posted on Owner’s website, which date will be indicated therein.
  4. Authorized Drivers. Only Renter is authorized to drive the Vehicle. By executing this Agreement, Renter represents and warrants to Owner that Renter is at least 21 years old, is of sound mind and body, has a current valid driver’s license to operate Vehicle in the state of Connecticut, with no restrictions or limitations thereon and Renter has had a valid (unrestricted) driver’s license for at least 12 months, whether in Connecticut or any other state or territory of the United States. Renter understands and agrees that no other person is permitted to drive or operate the Vehicle. Renter agrees that Owner has the right to verify that Renter’s license is validly issued and in good standing; and that Owner may in its sole discretion refuse to rent to Renter if Renter’s license has been suspended, revoked, otherwise restricted in any way at any time. Owner reserve the right to deny rentals based upon information about Renter’s license status or driving record provided by the Motor Vehicle Department of the jurisdiction that issued Renter’s license or any other reliable source in the business of validating an identity.
  5. Rental Rate. Renter shall pay Owner a weekly rental rate (including insurance and transaction fees) for the use of the Vehicle each week and authorizes Owner to charge the payment method on file with Owner amounts equal to all payments and fees due under this Agreement as they accrue. Renter will pay for the period of time Renter rents the Vehicle at the rate indicated below. The minimum charge is one week/seven days (168 hours). The weekly charge applies to seven consecutive 24-hour periods starting at the hour and minute the rental begins, and each consecutive week or any part of a seven (7) day period starting on the calendar day on which the rental occurs. Renter will pay all charges that apply to the rental for miscellaneous services and, where permitted, airport facility fees and/or concession recovery fees, Vehicle license recovery fees, other fees and surcharges.

Renter will also pay a reasonable fee for cleaning the Vehicle’s interior upon return for excessive stains, dirt or soilage attributable to Renter’s use as determined solely by Owner. If key(s) are not returned with the Vehicle, Renter may be charged an additional fee for key replacement.  As stated below, there is no smoking permitted in the Vehicle. Renter will pay an additional charge if the Vehicle smells of smoke when it is returned. Renter will pay for all tolls incurred during rental period, charges and penalties. The charges may take 4-8 weeks after the rental to be billed to your credit/debit card on file.

Renter shall pay other charges in accordance with this Agreement due upon return of Vehicle, to the fullest extent allowed by law, including but not limited to:  (i) loss of, or damage or repair to the Vehicle, loss of use, diminution of the Vehicle’s value caused by damage to it or repair to it, and costs to enforce such charges including administrative fees for processing the claim and legal expenses; Renter authorizes Owner to charge $_______ (____________) on the payment method on file to cover the insurance deductible in the event any damages to the Vehicle during the term of this Agreement  (ii) unless due to the fault of Owner, all fines, penalties, traffic and/or parking violations, court costs, towing charges and other expenses relating to the Vehicle assessed against Owner or the Vehicle during the rental Term; (iii) all expenses Owner incurs related to Renter’s failure to return the Vehicle, including but not limited to costs of locating and recovering the Vehicle; (iv) a surcharge for drivers under the age of 25; (v) 1.5% interest per month, or the maximum amount allowed by law, for monies 14 days past due; all costs incurred to collect unpaid monies due and (vi) twenty-five dollars ($25.00) or the maximum amount allowed by law, whichever is greater, for Renter’s payments that are stopped, rejected for non-sufficient funds, or any other reason.

  1. Security Deposit. In addition to the fees listed in Section 5, Renter shall pay a deposit of $____ at the time this Agreement is signed. Owner may use the deposit funds to cover any amounts due under this Agreement in the event Renter refuses to pay or leaves an outstanding balance.
  2. Card Reserve. Renter acknowledge that Renter have been informed that Renter’s credit card or debit card will be charged up to an amount of the estimated total charges due, as reserved, based on initial stated Term of this rental, may be set aside or reserved by the card issuer of the card, which Renter presents for payment of the rental charges due hereunder; or, if Renter uses a debit card or authorizes ACH transfers to be initiated to cover rental charges due hereunder, funds in the account to which that card/ACH is linked may be set aside for the greater of the amount of the estimated total charges due, based initial stated Term of this rental. Renter hereby consents to the reservation or setting aside of that estimated total amount at the time of commencement of the rental. Renter understand that Owner will authorize the release of any excess reserve or set aside upon the completion of Renter’s rental, and that Renter’s card issuer’s rules apply to Renter’s credit line or account being credited for such excess and may not be immediately released by Renter’s card issuer/bank.
  3. Return of Vehicle and Repossession.
  4. The Vehicle must be returned to the address where Vehicle is picked up or an agreed upon return location by the Parties at the expiration of the specified rental period, or sooner if demanded by Owner on reasonable grounds, including where Owner reasonably believes Renter has breached, or is likely to breach, this Agreement.
  5. If Renter returns the Vehicle outside Business Hours, Renter acknowledges, understands and agrees that he/she remains responsible for the Vehicle and until Owner has inspected and accepted the return the next Business Day.

If Renter does not return the Vehicle when required by this Agreement, thenOwner reserves the right to take any legal action necessary to regain possession of the Vehicle and to take steps to recover and repossess the Vehicle where and when it is found. Renter hereby authorizes Owner to enter any premises owned or occupied by Renter, or where necessary, Renter agrees to make all reasonable efforts to obtain the right for Owner to enter any premises in order to recover and repossess the Vehicle.

  1. Owner is also entitled to repossess the Vehicle at any time in Owner’s sole discretion without sending a written demand under clause 8(c) for reasons that include, but are not limited to the following: if the Vehicle is found illegally parked, apparently abandoned or being used to violate the law or the terms of this Agreement or obtained as prohibited under this Agreement, or for late payment hereunder. To the extent permitted by law, Renter waives any right to any hearing or to receive any notice or legal process as a precondition of Owner recovering the Vehicle in accordance with this clause 8(d).
  2. From the date that Owner sends Renter a demand pursuant to clause 8(c), Owner may exercise its legal rights to recover and repossess the Vehicle. Renter agrees to cooperate with Owner to recover the Vehicle.
  3. Renter agrees to reimburse Owner for all of its reasonable costs of recovering or repossessing the Vehicle where such costs are a consequence of Renter’s failure to return the Vehicle when and how required by this Agreement. Renter acknowledges, understands and agrees that that such costs, if any, will be charged to the credit/debit card used to rent the Vehicle.
  4. Except to the extent that Owner is at fault, Renter shall indemnify Owner against any claim made by any third party resulting from Owner’s recovery or repossession of the Vehicle.
  5. If Renter does not extend or does not communicate with Owner, then Vehicle is assumed to be lost after 3 days and Vehicle will be reported as stolen to appropriate authorities.  The delinquency may also be reported to credit reporting agencies if payment for the full amount owed to Owner as set forth herein is not paid in full when due.
  6. Maintenance and Safety
  7. Renter and Owner acknowledge that the Vehicle is generally in an undamaged condition save as otherwise acknowledged by Renter and Owner in writing on the Vehicle Condition Report (the “Report”). It is Renter’s responsibility to check the condition of the Vehicle when Renter takes possession and if there is any discrepancy between its condition and the Vehicle Condition Report, Renter must request that the Report be amended or a new Report be prepared. Renter agrees to return the Vehicle in the same condition as it was in at the start of the rental, with the exception of normal wear and tear.
  8. Renter agrees to check the amount of engine oil and coolant in the Vehicle at appropriate intervals and maintain them at the levels recommended in the Vehicle manufacturer’s specifications or otherwise as required to maintain the Vehicle’s efficient performance.
  9. Renter agrees as soon as practicable to stop driving and park the Vehicle where safe to do so and contact Owner upon any warning lights or messages becoming illuminated or displayed in the Vehicle and not to recommence driving the Vehicle unless directed to do so by Owner.
  10. Renter accepts responsibility to maintain the Vehicle in a roadworthy condition for the duration of the rental period. Should the rental period span the normal maintenance intervals, it is Renter’s responsibility to return the Vehicle to Owner for a changeover to a replacement Vehicle in a serviceable condition.
  11. Renter must comply with any applicable road safety laws and regulations (including those relating to seat belts and child restraints and use of a mobile phone whilst driving).
  12. Renter agrees that Renter will not undertake or make any repairs to the Vehicle or accessories unless authorized by Owner in writing. Should Renter breach this provision, Renter agrees that he/she is liable for any repair costs undertaken or made by Renter and Renter agrees to indemnify Owner against any claims by third parties against Owner in respect of any unauthorized repairs, the quality of any unauthorized repairs and any ongoing remedial works to rectify any unauthorized repairs. Renter shall also be responsible for any loss or damage to Vehicle and loss of use, diminution of the Vehicle’s value caused by damage to it or unauthorized repair to it and missing equipment.


  1. Insurance. Renter agrees to gain a full understanding of the insurance policy and understands there is a $___________ deductible for any damages. Insurance covers events occurring solely between the exact date and time of the rental start time and the rental end time. No claim will be adjusted after expiration of insurance, which is valid ONLY during rental duration.
  2. Renter shall not: use or permit the Vehicle to be used: (i) by anyone other than Renter; (ii) to tow or push anything; (iii) to be operated in a test, race or contest, or on unpaved roads; (iv) while the Renter is under the influence of alcohol and/or a controlled substance and/or any other intoxicating substance or liquor (Renter is deemed to be in breach of this provision if, at any time, he or she refuses or fails to provide a breath, blood or other sample when lawfully required to do so by or on behalf of the police or as required by any law of the applicable state); (v) for committing an illegal or unlawful act (other than a traffic offence which does not automatically result in the loss of your drivers’ license), including the transportation of a controlled substances or contraband; (vi) recklessly or with deliberate intent to cause injury, loss or damage; (vii) while overloaded; or (viii for transporting hazardous materials such as gasses or substances which may form explosive mixtures. Nor shall Renter smoke in the Vehicle or permit or allow any other person to smoke in the Vehicle.  If it is discovered that any person smoked in the Vehicle Renter acknowledge, understands and agrees that he/she will be charged an additional cleaning fee of no less than sixty-five dollars ($65.00) upon return of the Vehicle.


  1. Renter shall: 1) promptly report any damage to or loss of the Vehicle when it occurs, or when Renter first discovers it and provide Owner with a written report detailing the incident and Renter shall fully cooperate with Owner’s investigation thereof; 2) where required by law, report any accident to law enforcement; 3) provide truthful information to Owner and any and all ridesharing businesses Renter uses the Vehicle to provide services thereto related to the Vehicle and Renter; 4) never fail to remove the keys or close and lock all doors, close all windows and the trunk when Renter leaves the Vehicle or never to take reasonable steps to otherwise secure the Vehicle, its keys or other remote entry and starting devices; 5) never intentionally or with willful disregard cause or allow damage to the Vehicle, and 6) return the Vehicle during Owner’s business hours.


  1. Fuel. The Vehicle is required to be returned with the same amount of fuel as was in the Vehicle at the commencement of the rental period. If Renter returns the Vehicle with less fuel than when Renter received it, Owner is subject to a fuel service charge at the applicable rate per-mile or per-gallon.
  2. Tolls. The Vehicle is equipped with electronic toll device. By executing below you agree to reimburse Owner for all toll charges incurred by the Vehicle during the term of this Agreement, and all related fees, charges and penalties. The charges for tolls may take up to two (2) months after they were incurred to be billed to Renter’s credit card/debit card or withdrawn from Renter’s bank account pursuant to an authorized ACH transaction.
  3. Fines, Expenses, Costs and Administrative Fees. Renter agrees to pay all fines, penalties and court costs for parking, traffic, toll and other violations, including storage liens and charges incurred with respect to the Vehicle during the Term. Renter will also pay an administrative fee of Twenty-Five Dollars ($25.00) per infraction with respect to handing the payment and processing of any and all such expenses. Renter agrees Owner may, in Owner’s sole discretion, pay all tickets, citations, fines and penalties on Renter’s behalf directly to the appropriate authority and Renter will pay Owner for what Owner paid to the appropriate authority or their designated agents plus a reasonable administrative fee. Renter agrees and acknowledges that Owner shall cooperate with all federal, state, municipal and local officials charged with enforcing these infractions to provide any information necessary related to the Renter as such authorities may request or may otherwise be required. Additionally, if Renter uses a credit card to pay any amounts owed hereunder, then Renter shall be charged 2% of any and all amounts paid in such manner. Replacement or lost keys/remote door opening devices shall cost Renter One Hundred Fifty Dollars ($150.00) each. Should the Vehicle be returned in a manner that requires cleaning beyond Owner‘s standard cleaning practice between rentals, being a general exterior and interior clean using regular cleaning products, water high pressure cleaner and vacuum taking no longer than 15 minutes without the need for specialized cleaning products or third party or specialized cleaners, then Renter shall be obligated to pay Owner Sixty-Five Dollars ($65 .00) for such additional cleaning requirements.
  4. Termination. This Agreement shall terminate on the date set forth herein as the return date, unless the return date is extended as provided for herein. Owner reserves the right to terminate this Agreement earlier upon notice to Renter.
  5. True-Up. The charges shown on the Vehicle return record are not final and are subject to review. Renter agrees to pay Owner any amounts later determined to be due thereafter in accordance with the terms hereof. Additionally, Owner will refund Renter for any overcharges Owner discovers on review.
  6. Collections. If Renter does not pay all amounts due to Owner under this Agreement upon demand, including all charges, fees, expenses, fines, penalties, and all matters associated with the rental of the Vehicle including, without limitation, payment for loss of or damage to the Vehicle, rental charges, parking, red light and traffic fines and penalties, toll charges, towing, storage and impoundment fees, then: (i) Renter agree to pay a late fee of one and one-half percent (1.5%) per month on the past due balance or the highest rate permitted by applicable law, whichever is less (collectively, “Late Fee”); (ii) Renter agree to also pay for any costs that Owner incurs in seeking to collect such Late Fees and other amounts owed hereunder including, without limitation, court costs and attorney’s fees in addition to any administrative fees, cost recovery, and collection fees (collectively, “Costs”). If the law permits, Renter hereby authorizes Owner and its collection agent, to contact Renter or its employer, about the amounts owed hereunder including Late Fees and Costs. Renter also agree that Owner or its collection agent(s) may access the personal information that Renter provided to Owner in any effort to collect any Late Fees or Costs under this section and may use the address provided by Renter as the place to send any demands or collection notices. (iii) In the event that Renter presented a credit card or debit card for payment, Renter understands that Owner may report such deficiency to an appropriate credit reporting agency and Renter also authorizes Owner to share that credit and debit card information with third party collection agents and further authorizes Owner or its collection agents to charge any amounts due to Owner including, but not limited to, the Late Fees and Costs referenced above, to that credit or debit card, as well as make any ACH transfers as otherwise authorized by Renter.
  7. Property in the Vehicle. Owner is not responsible for loss of or damage to any property in or on the Vehicle, regardless of fault. Renter is responsible for claims by others for loss or damage associated with the Vehicle in any way during the Term of this Agreement even if such claims are made after termination of this Agreement.
  8. Use of GPS Tracking Devices. Renter understands, acknowledges, and to the extent required, agrees that Owner use GPS tracking devices to track or locate Vehicle which may be reported stolen, suspected of being stolen or as may be required by law enforcement, or to identify Vehicles which have been damaged and may require roadside assistance.
  9. Credit Report and background check. Renter authorizes Owner to run a consumer credit report and background check to qualify Renter’s ability to enter into this Agreement.
  10. Indemnification and Liability. Renter acknowledges, understands and agrees that he/she is responsible, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, for all Damages (defined below) that occur during the term of this Agreement and/or result from Renter’s use of the Vehicle. Renter understands that there is no cap or limit on Renter’s liability to Owner resulting from any use of the Vehicle for, or incurred whilst the Vehicle is being used for, any prohibited use or by any person other than Renter. Renter agrees that Owner shall be entitled to have a lien against any and all of Renter’s tangible and intangible assets and any other asset Renter has any legal or beneficial interest and/or he/she acquires such interest in the future to secure payment of any and all amounts owed hereunder and Owner is hereby authorized to file notice of any such lien right in the public records at any time amounts owed hereunder are not paid when due and thereafter retain such public filing so long as amounts remain due hereunder even if not late. Renter shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless Owner from and against any claim, demand, cause of action, loss or liability (including attorney’s fees and expenses of litigation) for any property damage or personal injury arising from Renter’s use of Vehicle by any cause (including, without limitation any claim of loss or damage to personal property or personal injuries), except to the extent caused by Owner’s gross negligence or willful misconduct. In no event shall Owner be responsible for any indirect, special or consequential loss or damages arising from Renter’s use of Vehicle, including but not limited to loss profits and loss revenue, even if informed of such damages. The provisions of this Article shall survive the termination of this Agreement with respect to any claims or liability accruing before such termination. IN NO EVENT SHALL OWNER BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGES ARISING FROM RENTER’S USE OF VEHICLE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS PROFITS AND LOSS REVENUE, EVEN IF INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
  11. Ownership. Owner shall at all times retain ownership and title to the Vehicle. Renter shall immediately notify Owner in the event Vehicle is levied, has a lien attached or is threatened with seizure as a result of Renter’s action, possession, or use of the Vehicle. Renter shall indemnify and hold Owner harmless against all loss and damages caused by such action.
  12. Accidents and Fines – What To Do
  13. Renter must report any accident (irrespective of whether it results in the Vehicle being damaged, lost or destroyed) to Owner as soon as possible after the accident occurs.
  14. Renter must provide all information Owner (or its insurance carrier) reasonably requests concerning the accident within 48 hours of any request. Without limiting the foregoing, Renter must deliver to Owner (or its insurance carrier) a correctly completed Vehicle Incident Report to Owner, including any police witness statements or reports within 48 hours after the accident.
  15. Renter agrees to assist Owner in respect of any claim or action brought in respect of any accident, including attending court to give evidence.
  16. No offer of compromise, payment, settlement, waiver, release, indemnity or any other admission of liability (other than a true statement made under compulsion of law) must be made by Renter or on Renter’s behalf in relation to any accident.
  17. Any papers or other documents received by Renter concerning any accident must be promptly given to Owner. Renter further agrees to take reasonable steps to ensure that any other person who receives any such papers or documents concerning the accident provides those papers and documents promptly to Owner.
  18. Renter agrees to report any traffic or parking infringement which occurs during the Rental Period to Owner as soon as possible after it occurs.
  19. Owner may, in the exercise of its reasonable discretion, terminate this Agreement and the renting of the Vehicle and not provide a replacement Vehicle after an accident. In the event of termination, Owner will refund pro-rata prepaid charges but reserves the right to set off any such prepaid charges against all charges due and payable hereunder or anticipated to be due and payable hereunder and in respect of damages due and payable pursuant to this Agreement.
  20. By entering into this Agreement and the renting of the Vehicle Renter hereby consents to and authorizes Owner to obtain copies of any police witness statements or reports made or able to be obtained by Renter in relation to any accident or police charges against Renter.
  21. Waiver. No failure of Owner to exercise or enforce any of its rights under this Agreement shall act as a waiver of subsequent breaches, and the waiver of any breach shall not act as a waiver of subsequent breaches. Owner’s acceptance of payment with knowledge of a default by Renter shall not constitute a waiver of any breach.
  22. Severability. In the event any provision of this Agreement is held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law, and the other provisions of this Agreement will remain in full force and effect. The Parties further agree that in the event such provision is an essential part of this Agreement, they will begin negotiations for a suitable replacement provision.
  23. Entire Agreement. This Agreement represents the entire understanding relating to the subject matter hereof and prevails over any prior or contemporaneous, conflicting or additional communications. This Agreement can only be modified by a written amendment signed by the party against whom enforcement of such modification is sought.
  24. Assignment. Renter may not, without the prior written consent of Owner, transfer or assign this Agreement or any part thereof. Any attempt to do so shall be a material breach of this Agreement and shall be void.
  25. Headings. Paragraph headings used in this Agreement are for reference only and shall not be used or relied upon in the interpretation of this Agreement.
  26. Counterparts. This Agreement may be executed in two (2) or more counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original, but all of which together shall constitute one and the same instrument.  Counterparts may be delivered via facsimile, electronic mail (including pdf or any electronic signature complying with the U.S. Federal ESIGN Act of 2000, e.g., or other transmission method and any counterpart so delivered shall be deemed to have been duly and validly delivered and be valid and effective for all purposes.
  27. Consent to Use and Disclosure of Personal Information. Renter authorizes Owner to use and disclose his/her personal information in accordance with its Privacy Policy. Renter consents to Owner obtaining reports from credit reporting agencies for the purpose of assessing Renters applications to rent vehicles from Owner and managing Renters rentals of vehicles. Renter also consent to Owner giving Renter’s identity particulars to credit reporting agencies for the purpose of obtaining such reports and to Owner obtaining information about Renter from credit providers identified in such reports. Renter understand that if he/she default on payment obligations to Owner, information about that default may be given to credit reporting agencies and such agencies may share this information with their subscribers.

Renter authorizes and consents to Owner, from time to time, contacting Renter Monday through Sunday by telephone call by any live person or entirely pre-recorded message to any landline or cell phone Renter has provided or that Owner has identified as Renters. These live or entirely pre-recorded messages include messages previously recorded by a live person, “robo calls,” and drop in voice messages. Renter further authorizes and consents to communications by e-mail, text message, SMS, letter, and facsimile to any provided private fax line. Renter agrees that any such contact through these methods may be daily between these hours on the days described above and consent to any such contacts on a daily basis. Renter also agrees that Owner from time to time may contact Renter beyond eighteen (18) months with no limitation on the time length duration for when Owner from time to time may contact Renter. Renter understands Renter may revoke the consents to contact given by this paragraph by sending written notice to Owner to such effect at any time.

  1. Statute of Limitations Extension. Renter agrees, in accordance with applicable laws, to waive and fully give up any right to claim that any debt(s) owed under this Agreement are not collectable by any reason of any statute of limitations.
  2. Obligation to Update Contact Information. Renter agrees that Renter will update any information submitted to Owner, including but not limited to any changes in employment, residence, telephone and email addresses, and other similar contact information. Renter authorizes Owner, from time to time, to contact Renter and any relatives regarding such information to confirm such information is still accurate and/or to request such updates.
  3. Choice of Law and Venue. This Agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of Connecticut, without regards for that state’s choice or conflict of laws provisions. Any legal proceeding, arbitration, or mediation shall proceed in a court or venue of competent jurisdiction in the county of __________, Connecticut.
  4. Electronic Service. Renter agrees and consents to service of any process, including formal legal process in any legal proceedings, by electronic service, including e-mail, private facsimile, and any other forms of electronic communication to any contact point Renter provides to Owner. Renter agrees to deem any service by electronic means to be the same as personal service.
  5. Arbitration of collection disputes. Renter agrees that any and all disputes regarding any alleged violations of collection laws, including the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, any applicable law from another state, or any other such act implicated under this Agreement in which Renter has a dispute with Owner shall be submitted to mandatory binding arbitration by a neutral arbitrator in the County of ___________, State of Connecticut. who both Renter and any other party(s) to the dispute must agree to.
  6. Attorneys Fees and Costs. In any legal action, proceeding, arbitration, or mediation, the prevailing party shall be entitled to reasonable attorneys fees and costs of prosecuting and/or defending itself. The only exception to the preceding provision is that for any arbitration or mediation fees for the arbitrator, arbitration organization’s costs, mediator, or mediation organization’s costs, shall be borne evenly between the disputing parties without recovery.
  7. Notices. All notices, demands and other communications given hereunder shall be in writing and shall be deemed to have been duly given (a) upon hand delivery thereof, (b) upon telefax and written confirmation of receipt, (c) upon receipt of any overnight deliveries, or (d) on the third (3rd) business day after mailing United States registered or certified mail, return receipt requested, postage prepaid, addressed to each Party as set forth under their signature, or at such other address, or to such other person and at such address for that person, as any party shall designate in writing to the other Party hereto for such purpose in the manner herein stated.

Vehicle Make, Model and Color: ___________________________,

Vin:  ___________________________,

Plate: ___________________________, and all its equipment, tools, tires, accessories, keys and documents (Vehicle).

Weekly Rental Rate: _____________________________

Renter acknowledges receipt of a copy of this Agreement and acknowledges having read and understood the foregoing.  Attached hereto is an Electronic Funds Transfer Authorization to auto debit Renter’s bank account provided therein for any amounts due Renter to Owner as set forth herein.  Renter acknowledges, understands and agrees that Owner shall ACH such bank account as its first/preferred method of payment, but if any ACH transaction initiated by Owner fails to process for any reason, Owner shall be entitled to charge Renter’s debit/credit card on file for any and all such amounts, including any costs incurred (including Late Fees and Costs) related to the failure of the ACH to properly and/or timely process.  Renter warrants that the credit/debit card provided to Owner is Renter’s and Renter (whether alone or with another person or other people) is/are responsible for all amounts credited, charged or debited to that card. Where the card is not in Renter’s name, Renter warrants that he/she is authorized to permit and authorize Owner to charge the card in accordance with this Agreement.

By agreeing to the terms and conditions electronically is the same effect as signing this Agreement 

RENTER:                                                       OWNER: EZLease LLC, a Connecticut limited  liability company

By: ___________________________                       By: ___________________________

Renter’s Printed Name: ___________________      Name & Title:  ___________________

Address: _______________________                      Address: 192 Cosey Beach Ave

              ________________________                                     East Haven CT 06512

              ________________________                                     Attn: Eric Carlson, Manager

Date: _________________________                       Date: ___________________________

Credit Report Authorization Form

I authorize EZLease, LLC to obtain a Background Check and / or Consumer Credit Report on me. This authorization is valid for purposes of verifying information given pursuant to employment, leasing, rental, business negotiations, or any other lawful purpose covered under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).

The Background Check may contain information available in the Public Domain but may not include interviews with persons other than previous employers or their agents.

By acknowledging on the Lessee form, I hereby authorize all corporations, former employers, credit agencies, educational institutions, law enforcement agencies, city, state, county and federal courts and agencies, military services and persons to release all information they may have about me including criminal and driving history. This authorization shall be valid in original or copy form.

MVR Release Consent

In conjunction with my potential lease at EZLease, LLC  (“the company”), I consent to the release of my Motor Vehicle Records (MVR) to the company. I understand the company will use these records to evaluate my suitability to fulfill driving duties that may be related to the lease for which I am applying. I also consent to the review, evaluation, and other use of any MVR I may have provided to the company. This consent is given in satisfaction of Public Law 18 USC 2721 et. Seq., “Federal Drivers Privacy Protection Act”, and is intended to constitute “written consent” as required by this Act.