AFFILIATE INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT

 

 

 

This Memorandum of Agreement (“Agreement”) constitutes and Agreement by and between CompanyFlix, LLC, (hereinafter referred to as the “The Company”) and the individual stipulated below as Independent Contractor (hereinafter referred to as “Contractor”).

 

THIS INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT (hereafter “Agreement”) is made between CompanyFlix, LLC, (hereafter “The Company”), a Utah corporation and the Independent Contractor (hereafter “Contractor”).  The Company and Contractor are referred collectively herein as the “Parties.”

 

RECITALS

 

A.           WHEREAS, the Company is in business to provide Public Speaking Skills training to other companies and Individuals and;

 

B.           WHEREAS, Contractor desires to sell  the services provided by The Company; and

 

               WHEREAS, The Company and Contractor desire to enter into a mutual working relationship that will be beneficial to both

               parties;

 

               NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants, agreements, terms and conditions contained herein, and the

               acts to be performed by the respective parties hereto, the parties agree as follows:

 

1.            Services to be performed by Contractor:  Contractor agrees to use his/her best efforts to sell the services offered by The Company

2.            Responsibilities of The Company:  The Company shall preform the services sold by Contractor and shall pay Contractor the following                 commissions on the sale of each service described below:

 

3.            Fifty percent (50%) of the selling price established by Company, after three percent (3%) has been deducted for Merchant                           Services.  Commission/s will be paid as long a Contractor remains “Active” with the company.

 

4..          Contractor will be deemed inactive, if contractor fails to provide a minimum of one new sale in any ninety (90) day period.  All sales will                     remain in escrow for a 30-day trial period.  Upon conclusion of the 30-day trial period, Contractor will be paid each Friday on all "cleared"                 revenue received by the Company, Revenue from sales must be cleared by the Company by 12:00 p.m. (MDT) on the previous day in                     order to be eligible for commission payments on the date stipulated.  Revenue cleared after the stipulated time and date, will be paid on                ,  the next regularly scheduled payment date.  "Cleared" revenue shall mean that funds transferred by check (draft) or credit/debit card                       have been authorized, received, and deposited into an approved Company account.  Contractor agrees to reimburse the Company for                     any commissions received by Contractor for Services sold to customers where the Company has made a refund to those customers.                       Contractor will be notified at the end of each day on any sales made using Contractor’s Promo Code.

                   a.    Customers.  “Customers” shall mean prospective customers, new customers and renewal customers for whom The Company                                  may or does provide Services.

 

                   b.    Inactive “Inactive” shall mean that Contractor fails to generate one New Customer that enters into a new sales agreement with                              The Company in any ninety (90) day period. 

 

                   c.    New Sale.  “New Sale” shall mean a sale of the Services to a customer who has not previously received Services from The

                          Company.

 

                   d.    Cleared Revenue.  “Cleared revenue” shall mean usable funds received from customers referred by Contractor.

 

5.            Term of Contract.  This Agreement will become effective when executed and will continue in effect for one (1) year and shall be                              automatically renewed each succeeding year unless terminated by Contractor or terminated earlier as set forth in Section 7b.

 

6.            Independent Contractor.  Contractor is an Independent Contractor and this Agreement shall not, nor shall any part hereof, be                                 construed as establishing an employer-employee relationship.  Neither federal, nor state, nor local income tax, nor payroll tax of any                       kind shall be withheld or paid by The Company on behalf of Contractor.  Contractor shall be solely responsible for any and all taxes,                         insurance, costs and expenses arising in connection with, or contemplated by this Agreement.  Contractor understands that Contractor                   is responsible to pay, according to law, all such taxes.  Contractor is under no obligation with respect to Contractors work, hours, or                         geographic location.

 

7.       Termination of Agreement

 

           

               a.       Termination without Cause. Without cause, Contractor may terminate this agreement at any time by giving notice to The                                        Company.  The Company may not terminate this agreement without cause. 

 

               b.       Termination with Cause. With reasonable cause, either party may terminate this agreement effective immediately upon the                                      giving of written notice of termination for cause.  The grounds for reasonable cause shall include, but not be limited to:  material                                violation of this agreement, and/or any act exposing the other party to criminal or civil liability, bankruptcy or dissolution of either                                party, misrepresentations by Contractor of The Company or its Services, and if Contractor becomes Inactive.

 

8.       General Provisions

 

               a.        Trademarks.  The Company is the owner of the Trademarks.  The Company shall control the nature and quality of the use of the                            Trademarks.  Nothing in this Agreement shall be construed to give Contractor any right, title or interest in the Trademarks.

 

               b.        Change in Services.  Contractor agrees to comply with the policies and procedures pertaining to the Company’s services.  The                              Company may unilaterally change, add to, or delete from the Services stipulated herein.   

 

               c.        Risk.  Each party shall perform the work or services at its own risk.  Each party shall indemnify and hold harmless the other party                            from any claim, demand, loss, liability, damage or expense arising in any way from the other party’s work or services rendered.

 

               d.        Assignment.  This agreement is binding upon all successors and assigns of the Parties hereto.  The Company may assign or                                  transfer this Agreement to any individual or entity that acquires substantially all of the business assets of The Company relating to                            the Services.  This Agreement may not be assigned, in whole or in part, by Contractor without the prior written consent of The                                  Company, which consent will not be unreasonably withheld or delayed.

 

               e.        No Authority to Bind Other Party.  Neither party has authority to enter into contracts or agreements on behalf of the other party.                            This agreement does not create a partnership between the parties.

 

               f.         Limitation of Liability.  The Company’s aggregate liability (not including compensation issues) arising from or relating to this                                  Agreement or the Services (regardless of the form of action or claim [e.g., contracts, warranty, tort, professional malpractice,                                    fraud, and/or otherwise]) is limited to five thousand dollars ($5,000).  The Company shall not be liable for any special, incidental,                              consequential, indirect or punitive damages even if The Company has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

 

               g.        Choice of Law and Forum.   Any dispute under this agreement or related to this agreement shall be decided in accordance with                            the laws of Utah.  Any litigation or arbitration between the Parties relating to this Agreement shall be conducted in Salt Lake                                      County, Utah.

 

               h.        Arbitration.  The parties to this Agreement agree to submit to binding arbitration any unresolved disputes between the parties                                  and agree that the costs of such proceedings shall be reimbursed to the prevailing party.

 

               i.         Ethical Conduct.  Both Parties agree to conduct business with the highest ethical standards and with the best interest of the                                    customer in mind.  Both parties agree that fraud of any nature shall not be perpetrated or tolerated in any degree.  The Parties                                  shall do nothing that may bring disrepute or disfavor upon the other Party or its other Independent Contractors, sub-contractors                                and/or its employees.

 

               j.         Entire Agreement.  THIS AGREEMENT REPRESENTS THE ENTIRE UNDERSTANDING AND AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE                              PARTIES WITH RESPECT TO THE SUBJECT MATTER HEREOF AND SUPERSEDES ANY PRIOR UNDERSTANDINGS AND                              AGREEMENTS BETWEEN SUCH PARTIES WITH RESPECT TO SUCH SUBJECT MATTER. THIS AGREEMENT CAN BE                                    AMENDED, SUPPLEMENTED, OR CHANGED ONLY BY AN INSTRUMENT IN WRITING WHICH MAKES SPECIFIC                                              REFERENCE TO THIS AGREEMENT AND WHICH IS SIGNED BY THE PARTY AGAINST WHOM ENFORCEMENT OF ANY                                SUCH AMENDMENT, SUPPLEMENT OR CHANGE IS SOUGHT.

 

               k.        Waiver.  Any waiver of, or promise not to enforce, any right under this Agreement shall not be enforceable unless evidenced by a                            writing signed by the party making said waiver or promise. 

 

               l.         Entire Agreement.  This Agreement represents the entire understanding and agreement between the Parties with respect to the                              subject matter hereof, and supersedes any prior understandings and agreements, written or oral, between such Parties with                                    respect to such subject matter.

 

               m.       Severability.  If any part of this agreement is held unenforceable, the rest of the agreement will nevertheless remain in full force                              and effect.

 

               n.        Attorneys’ Fees.  In the event of legal action or other proceedings brought because of an alleged dispute, breach, default or                                    misrepresentation in connection with this Agreement, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover reasonable attorneys’ fees,                              expenses and costs incurred, in addition to any other relief to which they may be entitled by law.

 

               o.        Amendments.  This Agreement may not be modified, amended or discharged except by an instrument in writing signed by the                                parties hereto. No waiver or consent may be enforced unless such waiver or consent shall be in writing and signed by the party                                against whom enforcement thereof is sought.  Any handwritten modifications or amendments to this Agreement shall supersede                              any conflicting printed term or condition.

 

               p.        Notices.  All notices, demands, and requests required or permitted to be given under this Agreement shall be in writing and shall                            be delivered or mailed to the last known address of each Party.  Notice shall be deemed give as indicated (i) personal delivery                                  when delivered personally; (ii) by overnight courier upon written verification of receipt; (iii) by facsimile transmission when                                          confirmed by facsimile transmission; or (iv) by certified or registered mail, return receipt requested.  Contractor agrees to provide                              notice of any change in address to The Company within ten (10) days of changing addresses.

 

               q.        Warranty Disclaimer.  The Company makes no warranty, representation or promise not expressly set forth in this Agreement.                                The Company EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS AND EXCLUDES ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY NATURE,                                             INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED PURPOSE, COURSE OF DEALING, USAGE OF TRADE, TITLE, AND NON-                                   INFRINGEMENTS.

 

9.     Execution. By filling out the form and clicking the “I Agree” button below, Contractor agrees to be bound by the terms and                        conditions set forth in this Agreement.