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Contract Worker Agreement

 

This Contract Worker Agreement (the "Agreement") is made and entered into as of the date of the last signature below by and between [Name of Contractor], a [State] corporation with a place of business at [Address] (the "Contractor"), and [Name of Company], a [State] corporation with a place of business at [Address] (the "Company"). For good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, the parties hereby agree as follows:

 

  1. Engagement: The Company hereby retains the Contractor to perform the services described in Exhibit A (the "Services"). The Contractor hereby accepts such engagement.

 

  1. Term: The term of this Agreement shall begin on the date of the last signature below and shall continue for a period of [Number of Months] months (the "Term").

 

  1. Independent Contractor: It is expressly understood and agreed that the Contractor is an independent contractor and not an employee of the Company. The Contractor shall not be eligible for any employee benefits of the Company.

 

  1. Compensation: In consideration of the performance of the Services, the Company shall pay the Contractor [Dollar Amount] per month, payable in equal installments on the first day of each month during the Term.

 

  1. Expenses. The Contractor shall be responsible for all expenses incurred by the Contractor in connection with the performance of the Services, including but not limited to travel, lodging and meals.

 

  1. Work Product. All work product, reports, notes, data, compilations, records, studies, documents, and other materials prepared or assembled by the Contractor in connection with the performance of the Services (the "Work Product") shall be the exclusive property of the Company. The Contractor hereby assigns to the Company all right, title, and interest in and to the Work Product, including all copyrights and other intellectual property rights.

 

  1. No Solicitation. During the Term and for a period of [Number of Months] months following the expiration or termination of this Agreement, the Contractor shall not, without the prior written consent of the Company, directly or indirectly solicit, knowingly accept, or attempt to solicit or accept, any business from any person or entity that is known by the Contractor to be a client, customer, or supplier of the Company.

 

  1. No Assignment. The Contractor shall not assign or delegate any of its rights or obligations under this Agreement without the prior written consent of the Company.

 

  1. Governing Law. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of [State].

 

  1. Severability. If any provision of this Agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, void, or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall nevertheless continue in full force and effect without being impaired or invalidated in any way.

 

  1. Waiver. The failure of either party to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any such provision or of the right of such party to thereafter enforce such provision.

 

  1. Notices. All notices, requests, consents, and other communications required or permitted under this Agreement shall be in writing and shall be deemed given when (a) delivered personally, or (b) sent by certified or registered mail, return receipt requested, or (c) sent by overnight courier, or (d) sent by facsimile with confirmation of receipt, to the following addresses (or such other address as a party may specify from time to time in writing in accordance with this Section): If to the Company: [Name of Company] [Address] [Facsimile Number] If to the Contractor: [Name of Contractor] [Address] [Facsimile Number]

 

  1. Non-Competition and Confidentiality

As an Employee, you will have access to confidential information that is the property of the Employer. You are not permitted to disclose this information outside of the Company.

 

During your time of Employment with the Employer, you may not engage in any work for another Employer that is related to or in competition with the Company. You will fully disclose to your Employer any other Employment relationships that you have and you will be permitted to seek other employment provided that (a.) it does not detract from your ability to fulfill your duties, and (b.) you are not assisting another organization in competing with the employer.

 

It is further acknowledged that upon termination of your employment, you will not solicit business from any of the Employer’s clients for a period of at least [time frame].

 

  1. Entirety

This contract represents the entire agreement between the two parties and supersedes any previous written or oral agreement. This agreement may be modified at any time, provided the written consent of both the Employer and the Employee.

 

  1. Legal Authorization

The Employee agree that he or she is fully authorized to work in [country name] and can provide proof of this with legal documentation. This documentation will be obtained by the Employer for legal records.

 

  1. Severability

The parties agree that if any portion of this contract is found to be void or unenforceable, it shall be struck from the record and the remaining provisions will retain their full force and effect.

 

  1. Jurisdiction

This contract shall be governed, interpreted, and construed in accordance with the laws of [state, province or territory].

 

In witness and agreement whereof, the Employer has executed this contract with due process through the authorization of official company agents and with the consent of the Employee, given here in writing.

 

 

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Employee Signature Date

 

 

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Company Official Signature Date