Don't hire an independent contractor without signing a clean contractor agreement.

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Who can use this

Small businesses of all kinds (marketers, developers, photographers, writers, coaches, and more) who are hiring an independent contractor.

What you get

A fully-editable Microsoft Word file (.docx). The document includes detailed instructions in the sidebar.

The agreement is written in plain language and includes the most important provisions:

  • Service obligations
    (for one project, or multiple projects)
  • Payment terms
    (hourly, fixed fees, retainers, & more)
  • Intellectual property ownership
  • Confidentiality obligations
  • Non-solicitation restrictions
  • Termination rights
  • Attorneys fees
  • The "boilerplate" stuff
  • And more


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