This Freelancer (“Agreement”) is made this ___________________[Date], between _________________________ and (“Freelancer”) and Savvy Outsourcing LLC (“Company”). Freelancer acknowledges and agrees that his relationship with the Company is that of an independent contractor and nothing in this agreement shall be construed as creating a contract of employment.
Savvy Outsourcing wishes tol engage the Freelancer to provide duties (hereafter referred to as “Services”) to their clients.
Savvy Outsourcing and the Freelancer will enter into supplementary contracts (“Project Specific Agreements”) which will include, but not be limited to, terms specifying the Services to be provided to the Client, start and completion dates, the compensation and the method of payment by Savvy Outsourcing to the Freelancer.
The Project Specific Agreements can be formatted in forms of project requests, estimates and accepted approvals via email or Project Management System messages.
The work performed and the resulting deliverables, outputs, outcomes, products or reports produced by the Freelancer will be suitable for their intended purpose outlined in the Project Specifications Agreements. All services rendered and conduct of the Freelancer are expected to be professional.
Savvy Outsourcing agrees to pay the Freelancer compensation for the Services agreed upon as required by the Client’s project and as set out in the Project Specific Agreement.
The Freelancer will submit invoices monthly which specify the client, project, consulting days worked, professional fees, time (if applicable) and related business expenses. Savvy Outsourcing will pay such compensation to the Freelancer by Direct bank transfer, check, or credit card within [ 30 ] days of the date of the Freelancer’s invoice.
Intellectual Property Rights in Work Product
The Parties acknowledge and agree that Savvy Outsourcing and Client will hold all intellectual property rights in any work product resulting from the Freelancer’s Services including, but not limited to, copyright and trademark rights.
The Freelancer shall not disclose to any third party any details regarding Savvy Outsourcing’s business, including, without limitation any information regarding any customer information, business plans, or price points (the “Confidential Information”), make copies of any Confidential Information or any content based on the concepts contained within the Confidential Information for personal use or for distribution unless requested to do so by the Client, or use Confidential Information other than solely for the benefit of the Client.
Non Solicitation of Customers
Upon signing this Agreement and thereafter, the Freelancer will not directly or indirectly, solicit or attempt to solicit any business from any of Savvy Outsourcing’s clients or prospects for up to two years after the client has terminated services with Savvy Outsourcing.
The Freelancer will indemnify Savvy Outsourcing, together with its officers, agents, subcontractors, subsidiaries, affiliates and employees, and hold them harmless from any damage, loss, expense or liability arising from all work and activities undertaken by the Freelancer in connection with this Agreement.
Said indemnity will extend to include damage to property, injuries to or death of any persons, including but not limited to the Freelancer, employees or subcontractors of the Freelancer, all other persons undertaking any element of the Services and Client staff arising from or in connection with any act or omission of the Freelancer, employees or subcontractors of the Freelancer.
The Freelancer will, at their sole expense, defend any lawsuits or other actions brought against Savvy Outsourcing, it’s officers, subcontractors, agents, subsidiaries, associate companies, affiliates or employees, on account of any said act or omission, and will pay all expenses and settle any and all judgements which may be rendered against them, in connection with the execution of the services that are the subject of this Master Agreement and any Specific Project Agreement.
Savvy Outsourcing recommends that the Freelancer purchases liability insurance for their protection as well as the clients.
This Freelancer Agreement and the interpretation of its terms shall be governed by and construed by the laws of the State of Florida and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in Duval, Florida.
IN WITNESS OF WHICH, each of the Parties has executed this Consulting Agreement, both Parties by its duly authorized officer, as of the day and year set forth below.