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[GET} Offline Consultant Contract

Discussion in 'Offline Marketing' started by jonnyquest, Jan 27, 2012.

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Do You Use A Contact For Your Offline Work?

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  1. jonnyquest

    jonnyquest Regular Member

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    Just copy / paste and add your own images or text. A little lengthy 3 pages but covers your arse

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    THIS CONSULTING CONTRACT (this "Agreement"), dated as of [_____________], is
    between [_______________________________________________________________________], (the "Company") and ("the Consultant").

    Recitals​

    WHEREAS, the Company desires professional guidance and advice regarding marketing of their business and desires Consultant to aid in these matters; and

    WHEREAS, Consultant has expertise in the area of marketing; and is willing to act as a consultant to the Company upon the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement;

    NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the foregoing and the mutual promises herein contained, the parties hereto agree as follows:

    1. Duties, Scope of Agreement, and Relationship of the Parties.

    (a) The Company hereby agrees to retain Consultant as an adviser and consultant on marketing matters, consistent with Consultant's expertise and ability, and Consultant agrees to consult with the Company during the term of this Agreement. All parties understand that Consultant has many other business interests and will devote as much time as in its discretion as necessary to perform its duties under this Agreement. In addition, the Company understands that Consultant's efforts on behalf of his other interests are the sole and separate property of Consultant.

    (b) The services rendered by Consultant to the Company pursuant to this Agreement shall be as an independent contractor, and this Agreement does not make Consultant the employee, agent, or legal representative of the Company for any purpose whatsoever, including without limitation, participation in any benefits or privileges given or extended by the Company to its employees. The company shall not withhold for Consultant any federal or state taxes from the amounts to be paid to consultant hereunder, and Consultant agrees that he will pay all taxes due on such amounts.

    (c) Consultant agrees to make available to Company its services, which include marketing online and offline, website design services and site optimization services. .

    2. Compensation. The Contractor will receive cash consideration of $[_____________] as a lump sum payment and then $[_______________] /recurring monthly fee starting on [________________]
    for services provided. Monthly recurring monthly fee due the last business day of the month for the next month services. See attached Scope Of Work

    3. Expenses. The Company shall reimburse Consultant for all pre-approved reasonable and necessary expenses incurred by it in carrying out its duties under this Agreement. Consultant shall submit related receipts and documentation with each request for reimbursement.

    4. Renewal; Termination.

    (a) This Agreement shall continue in effect until terminated by either party via notice to the other. Either party may terminate this agreement with 30 day written notice to the other.

    (b) Termination or expiration of this Agreement shall not extinguish any rights of compensation that shall accrue prior to the termination.


    5. Confidential Information.

    (a) "Confidential Information", as used in this Section 5, means information that is not generally known and that is proprietary to the Company or that the Company is obligated to treat as proprietary. This information includes, without limitation:

    (i) Trade secret information about the Company and its products;

    (ii) Information concerning the Company's business as the Company has conducted
    it since the Company's incorporation or as it may conduct it in the future; and

    (iii) Information concerning any of the Company's past, current, or possible future products, including (without limitation) information about the Company's research, development, engineering, purchasing, manufacturing, accounting, marketing, selling, or leasing efforts.

    (b) Any information that Consultant reasonably considers Confidential Information, or that the Company treats as Confidential Information, will be presumed to be Confidential Information (whether Consultant or others originated it and regardless of how it obtained it).

    (c) Except as required in its duties to the Company, Consultant will never, either during or after the term of this Agreement, use or disclose confidential Information to any person not authorized by the Company to receive it.

    (d) If this Agreement is terminated, Consultant will promptly turn over to the Company all records and any compositions, articles, devices, apparatus and other items that disclose, describe, or embody Confidential Information, including all copies, reproductions, and specimens of the Confidential Information in its possession, regardless of who prepared them. The rights of the Company set forth in this Section 5 are in addition to any rights of the Company with respect to protection of trade secrets or confidential information arising out of common or statutory laws. This Section 5 shall survive the termination or expiration of this Agreement.

    6. False or Misleading Information. The Company warrants that it will provide Consultant with accurate financial, corporate, and other data required by Consultant and necessary for full disclosure of all facts relevant to any efforts required of Consultant under this Agreement. Such information shall be furnished promptly upon request. If the Company fails to provide such information, or if any information provided by the Company to Consultant shall be false or misleading, or if the Company omits or fails to provide or withholds relevant material information to Consultant, then, in such event,

    any and all fees paid hereunder will be retained by Consultant as liquidated damages and this Agreement shall be null and void and Consultant shall have no further obligation hereunder. Further, by execution of this Agreement, the Company hereby indemnifies Consultant from any and all costs for expenses or damages incurred and holds Consultant harmless from any and all claims and/or actions that may arise out of providing false or misleading information or by omitting relevant information in connection with the efforts required of Consultant under this Agreement.

    7. General. Entire Agreement and Amendments. This Agreement is the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all earlier and simultaneous agreements regarding the subject matter. This Agreement may be amended only in a written document, signed by both parties.

    Independent Contractors, Third Party Beneficiaries, and Subcontractors.* The parties acknowledge that they are independent contractors under this Agreement, and except if expressly stated otherwise, none of the parties, nor any of their employees or agents, has the power or authority to bind or obligate another party.* Except if expressly stated, no third party is a beneficiary of this Agreement.

    Governing Law and Forum.* All claims regarding this Agreement are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Florida, applicable to contracts wholly made and performed in such jurisdiction, except for any choice or conflict of law principles, and must be litigated in County of ______________ State of ______________, regardless of the inconvenience of the forum, except that a party may seek temporary injunctive relief in any venue of its choosing.*

    Assignment.* This Agreement binds and inures to the benefit of the parties' successors and assigns. This Agreement is not assignable, can not be delegated, nor sub-licensed or otherwise transferable by Consultant in whole or in part without the prior written consent of Company. Any transfer, assignment, delegation or sub-license by Consultant without such consent is invalid.

    No Waivers, Cumulative Remedies.* A party's failure to insist upon strict performance of any provision of this Agreement is not a waiver of any of its rights under this Agreement. Except if expressly stated otherwise, all remedies under this Agreement, at law or in equity, are cumulative and nonexclusive.*

    Severability.* If any portion of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable portion must be construed as nearly as possible to reflect the original intent of the parties, the remaining portions remain in full force and effect, and the unenforceable portion remains enforceable in all other contexts and jurisdictions.*

    Notices.* All notices, including notices of address changes, under this Agreement must be sent by registered or certified mail or by overnight commercial delivery to the address set forth in this Agreement by each party.*

    Captions and Plural Terms.* All captions are for purposes of convenience only and are not to be used in interpretation or enforcement of this Agreement.* Terms defined in the singular have the same meaning in the plural and vice versa.

    IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties execute this Agreement. Each person who signs this Agreement below represents that such person is fully authorized to sign this Agreement on behalf of the applicable party.

    COMPANY

    By: __________________________________
    Print Name: ___________________________
    Title: ________________________________

    CONSULTANT

    By: __________________________________
    Print Name: ___________________________
    Title: ________________________________



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  2. KraftyKyle

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    Thank you for the post. I've been looking into finding a contract. I assume it's split between people using contracts and those not. It really depends on how serious you are doing this. Anyone have other contracts or can confirm this is a solid one?
     
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