Scope of Work Agreement
This Service Agreement ("Agreement") is entered into as of [DATE] (the "Effective Date") by and between [CLIENT NAME], located at [ADDRESS] ("Client"), and [INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR NAME], located at [ADDRESS] ("Contractor").
SERVICES TO BE PROVIDED
Contractor agrees to provide the following services to Client (the "Services"):
[DESCRIBE THE SERVICES IN DETAIL]
Client agrees to pay Contractor for the Services provided in accordance with the following terms:
[DESCRIBE COMPENSATION TERMS, INCLUDING HOURLY RATE, PROJECT RATE, OR OTHER AGREED-UPON COMPENSATION STRUCTURE]
This Agreement shall commence on the Effective Date and shall continue until the completion of the Services, unless earlier terminated in accordance with this Agreement.
Either party may terminate this Agreement at any time upon written notice to the other party.
OWNERSHIP AND CONFIDENTIALITY
All work product, including intellectual property and confidential information, created by Contractor in connection with the Services shall be owned by Client. Contractor agrees to keep all Client information confidential and to not disclose any information to any third party without Client's express written consent.
REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
Contractor represents and warrants that it has the necessary skills, experience, and qualifications to perform the Services, and that the Services will be performed in a professional and timely manner in accordance with applicable industry standards.
Contractor agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Client and its officers, directors, employees, agents, and affiliates from and against any and all claims, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of or in connection with the Services provided by Contractor.
GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of [STATE]. Any dispute arising out of or in connection with this Agreement shall be resolved by arbitration in accordance with the rules of the American Arbitration Association, and judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior negotiations, understandings, and agreements between the parties, whether written or oral.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Agreement as of the date first above written.