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Published by: Felix Mokua Osano on May 18, 2011
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Software Development Agreement

1. Parties in this Agreement
This Agreement is made between _______ (TITLE) (Client) and _______ (TITLE/EMAIL) (Developer).

2. The Project
Overview: What's important: What's not important: The estimate: [USUALLY A RANGE] Important: this project is billed on an hourly basis. The estimate above provides a general guideline only.

3. Rate and Payment
Developer’s rate is _____/hour. Payment will be made within 15 days of Developer's submission of an invoice for work completed. [ANY ADDITIONAL CONDITION /NOTES ON RATE]

4. Ownership of Code Produced
[NOTE: THERE ARE THREE POSSIBILITIES: 1) you own the code and grant them a license; 2) They own code; 3) you both share ownership] Client and Developer share ownership of the code produced by Developer during this project. Either party may do whatever they wish with the resulting code, including reselling parts of it, contributing parts of it to open source, or applying the work to other projects.

5. Legal Necessities
Warranties THE SOFTWARE FURNISHED UNDER THIS AGREEMENT IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY; INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NOR ARE THERE ANY WARRANTIES CREATED BY A COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR TRADE USAGE. DEVELOPER DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SOFTWARE WILL MEET CLIENT'S NEEDS OR BE FREE FROM ERRORS, OR THAT THE OPERATION OF THE SOFTWARE WILL BE

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Limitation of Developer's Liability to Client In no event shall Developer be liable to Client for lost profits of Client. This means that Developer has the right to perform services for others during the term of this Agreement. that developer will provide his own equipment to perform work. that Client will not withhold from Developer's compensation any amount that would normally be withheld from an employee's pay. Signatures Client Name Signature Date Name Signature Date Developer Page 2 of 2 . even if Developer has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Developer an Independent Contractor Developer is an independent contractor. that Developer can perform services at any location he desires. and that Client will not provide training to the Developer.UNINTERRUPTED. that Client will not provide insurance of any kind for Developer. 6. not an employee of the Client. THE FOREGOING EXCLUSIONS AND DISCLAIMERS ARE AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THIS AGREEMENT AND FORMED THE BASIS FOR DETERMINING THE PRICE CHARGED FOR THE SOFTWARE. or special or consequential damages.

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