Engagement Contract Agreement Template

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Terms of Engagement

 

 

Purpose of Contract

The purpose of this Contract is to establish the terms and conditions under which the Individual will provide services to the Company.

 

Term of Contract

This Contract shall commence on [Date] and shall continue until [Date] unless earlier terminated in accordance with the provisions of this Contract.

 

Services

The Individual agrees to provide services to the Company as set forth in Exhibit A attached hereto and made a part hereof. The Individual agrees to perform the services in a professional and workmanlike manner, in accordance with industry standards, and to devote such time, attention, and energy as may be necessary to perform the services.

 

Compensation

In consideration of the services to be provided by the Individual, the Company agrees to pay the Individual a fee of [Amount] (the "Fee"), payable in accordance with the terms set forth in Exhibit B attached hereto and made a part hereof.

 

Expenses

The Company shall reimburse the Individual for all reasonable and necessary expenses incurred in connection with the performance of the services, provided that such expenses are approved in advance by the Company.

 

Independent Contractor

The Individual is an independent contractor and not an employee of the Company. The Individual shall be responsible for all taxes and other obligations imposed by law on independent contractors. The Individual shall not be entitled to participate in any employee benefit plans of the Company.

 

Confidentiality

The Individual acknowledges that, in the course of performing the services under this Contract, the Individual may have access to confidential and proprietary information of the Company. The Individual agrees to hold such information in strict confidence and not to disclose it to any third party without the prior written consent of the Company.

 

Termination

Either party may terminate this Contract at any time upon written notice to the other party. Upon termination, the Company shall pay the Individual any unpaid Fee and reimburse the Individual for any approved expenses incurred prior to the effective date of termination.

 

Governing Law

This Contract shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of [State].

 

Entire Agreement

This Contract constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all prior understandings and agreements, whether written or oral, relating to the subject matter of this Contract.

 

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Contract as of the date first above written.

 

1) This agreement is made on [DATE], between Company A and Company B, whereby Company A agrees to provide [SERVICES] to Company B.

 

2) The term of this agreement is for [NUMBER] months, commencing on [START DATE] and ending on [END DATE].

 

3) The total fee for the provision of services under this agreement is [FEE], payable as follows: [PAYMENT SCHEDULE].

 

4) Company A warrants that it will provide the services in a professional and competent manner, in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

 

5) This agreement may be terminated by either party upon [NUMBER] days written notice.

 

6) This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the provision of services and supersedes all prior agreements, whether written or oral.

 

7) This agreement is binding on the parties and their respective successors and assigns.

 

8) This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of [STATE/COUNTRY].

 

9) If any provision of this agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.

 

10) The failure of either party to enforce any right or provision of this agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

 

11) This agreement is between Company A and Company B only. No other person or entity shall have any rights or obligations under this agreement.

 

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this agreement as of the date first set forth above.

 

COMPANY A

 

Signature: _______________________________

Typed or Printed Name: _____________________

Title: ___________________________________

Date: ___________________________________

 

COMPANY B

Signature: _______________________________

Typed or Printed Name: _____________________

Title: ___________________________________

Date: ___________________________________