As a software consultant, it’s imperative that you have a solid agreement in place before starting any project. A software consultant agreement is a written contract between you and your client that outlines the terms and conditions of the engagement. This agreement helps to protect both parties and ensure that each party’s expectations are met.
To help you create a software consultant agreement, we’ve put together a sample agreement that can be tailored to fit your specific needs.
This software consultant agreement (“Agreement”) is entered into by [Consultant Name] (“Consultant”), and [Client Name] (“Client”) on [Date].
Consultant agrees to provide the following services to the Client:
– [List of services to be provided by Consultant]
Client agrees to pay Consultant for the services provided at the rate of [Rate] per hour.
Invoicing and Payment Terms
Consultant will invoice the Client on a weekly basis. Payment is due within [Number] of days from the receipt of the invoice.
Term and Termination
This Agreement will commence on [Date] and will continue until terminated by either party. Either party may terminate this Agreement at any time, for any reason, with [Number] of days written notice.
Consultant agrees to maintain the confidentiality of all information provided by the Client and all work product produced by the Consultant as part of the services provided under this Agreement.
All intellectual property produced by the Consultant as part of the services provided under this Agreement shall belong to the Client.
The Consultant shall indemnify and hold harmless the Client against any claims, damages, or expenses arising out of or in connection with the Consultant’s work as part of the services provided under this Agreement.
Limitation of Liability
The Consultant’s liability under this Agreement shall be limited to the amount paid by the Client to the Consultant for the services provided under this Agreement.
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the state of [State].
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all prior communications, negotiations, and understandings between the parties.
This Agreement may not be amended except in writing signed by both parties.
A software consultant agreement is an essential tool for any software consultant. It helps to ensure that both parties are clear on the terms and conditions of the engagement and helps to protect both parties. Use the sample agreement provided to help create a customized agreement that fits your needs and protects your interests.