Independent Contract Agreement
This Independent Contractor Agreement (“Agreement”) is made and entered into between FreeeUp, LLC (“FreeeUp”), and (“Independent Contractor”), and shall be effective, , provided all parties have duly executed this Agreement.
WHEREAS, FreeeUp desires to retain Independent Contractor to perform various services for FreeeUp to act as an Independent Contractor in providing certain specialized E-Commerce services on a non-exclusive basis provided herein; and,
WHEREAS, Independent Contractor desires to provide the services desired by FreeeUp;
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of mutual promises, covenants, representations, warranties and agreements contained herein, and other valuable consideration, the parties agree as follows:
Transaction and Currency Fees
Independent Contractors and Upwork
For Independent Contractors that have a relationship with Upwork, all payments will still be made through Upwork. Those payment will be paid every Thursday via Upwork. You are responsible for Upwork fees which is 20% for the first $500, 10% for the next $501-$10,000 and 5% once you reach $10,000+. Upwork keeps track of the total amount you have been paid so far and increases the discount as you earn more.
Non Upwork Workers
If Independent Contractor does not have a relationship with Upwork, they have the following payment options:
Option #1: PayPal
PayPal is the default payment method. If you don’t tell us how you want to get paid, this is how you will be paid for services performed.For Independent Contractors in the U.S. you are responsible for a 2% transaction fee, capped at $1 per payment.For Independent Contractors outside of the U.S., you are responsible for a 2% transaction fee with a maximum of $20.00 USD per payment, or the foreign currency equivalent of $20.00 USD.
Option #2: Payoneer
With this option we will send payment to your Payoneer account. You are responsible for all fees. Independent Contractor must notify firstname.lastname@example.org of their selecting this method of payment.
Option #3: Invoice (US Only)
As an Independent Contractor you have the ability to invoice us each week. You can send us an invoice via Square or other available options. We will pay the invoice on Thursday and you will be responsible for all applicable processing fees. Invoices must be sent to email@example.com.
The following are only sample scenarios where FreeeUp may be entitled to a deduction to cover payments or credits to clients as a result of unsatisfactory conduct and/ or performance of Independent Contractor, solely and exclusively to be determined by and at the discretion of FreeeUp. Independent Contractor acknowledges and agrees that the following samples are not an exclusive listing of scenarios in which FreeeUp may, in its sole discretion, be entitled to a deduction of services fees:
1) Being unprepared at the time of scheduled work with the client.
2) Not having the contact information of the client, FreeeUp staff, or teammates.
3) Not contacting the client when signing on/ off and/or taking breaks if the client has requested it.
4) Not effectively communicating including without limitation your daily and weekly summary to the client.
5) The client contacting FreeeUp and making the following inquiries:
6) Not responding to client communication in a reasonable time
(1 business day).
7) Failure to provide full contact information to clients or ask for a client’s contact information upfront.
Independent Contractor further acknowledges and understands they are fully responsible for and shall indemnify and hold FreeeUp harmless for Independent Contractor’s breach of any relationship or agreement with Upwork.com and/or failure to disclose any relationship with Upwork.com. Independent Contractor agrees and understands they are solely responsible for any and all damages incurred by FreeeUp as a result of Independent Contractor’s breach of any relationship or agreement with Upwork.com including without limitation lost profits and suspension, limitation, and/or termination of FreeeUp’s access to and/or usage of Upwork.com or FreeeUp’s relationship or agreement with Upwork.com. Independent Contractor agrees to indemnify FreeeUp and hold it harmless of and from any and all liability, expenses, costs and attorneys’ fees and the cost of any settlement incurred by FreeeUp in connection with and from any and all manner of actions, causes of action, suits, proceedings, debts, dues, contracts, judgments, damages, costs, expenses, attorney fees, claims, and demands whatsoever in law or equity which, in any manner, arising out of or relating to FreeeUp’s relationship with and/or access to Upwork.com as a result of a breach of this section. This includes without limitation Independent Contractor’s failure to disclose (intentional or unintentional, regardless of the reason) their relationship with Upwork.com or that Independent Contractor found, learned of or discovered FreeeUp through Upwork.com.
without the express written consent of the other party.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have executed this Agreement the day and year first above written.
By: Nathan Hirsch
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Signed by Nathan Hirsch
Signed On: October 27, 2017
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