TERM/TERMINATION: This Contract may be terminated by either party upon 15 days written a notice to the other party.
RELATIONSHIP OF PARTIES: It is understood by the parties that Salty Slopes LLC is an independent contractor with respect to the client and not an employee of the client. The client will not provide fringe benefits, including health insurance benefits, paid vacation, or any other employee benefit, for the benefit of Salty Slopes LLC.
SUPPORT SERVICES: The client will not provide support services, including office space and secretarial services, for the benefit of the client.
WORK PRODUCT OWNERSHIP Any copyrightable works, ideas, discoveries, inventions, patents, products, or other information (collectively, the “Work Product”) developed in whole or in part by Salty Slopes LLC in connection with the Services shall be the exclusive property of the client. Upon request, Salty Slopes LLC shall sign all documents necessary to confirm or perfect the exclusive ownership of the client to the Work Product.
EMPLOYEES: Salty Slopes LLC’s employees, if any, who perform services for the client under this Contract shall also be bound by the provisions of this Contract. At the request of the client, Salty Slopes LLC shall provide adequate evidence that such persons are Salty Slopes LLC’s employees.
ASSIGNMENT: Salty Slopes LLC’s obligations under this Contract may not be assigned or transferred to any other person, firm, or corporation without the prior written consent of the client.
CONFIDENTIALITY: Salty Slopes LLC will not at any time or in any manner, either directly or indirectly, use for the personal benefit of Salty Slopes LLC, or divulge, disclose, or communicate in any manner any information that is proprietary of a client. Salty Slopes LLC will protect such information and treat it as strictly confidential. This provision shall continue to be effective after the termination of this Contract. Upon termination of this Contract, Salty Slopes LLC will return all records, notes, documentation and other items that were used, created, or controlled by Salty Slopes LLC during the term of this Contract.
NOTICES: All notices required or permitted under this Contract shall be in writing and shall be deemed delivered when delivered in person or deposited in the United States mail, postage prepaid, in the addresses detailed in the beginning of the Contract.
INJURIES: Salty Slopes LLC acknowledges Salty Slopes LLC’s obligation to obtain appropriate insurance coverage for the benefit of Salty Slopes LLC (and Salty Slopes LLC’s employees, if any). Salty Slopes LLC waives any rights to recovery from any client for any injuries that Salty Slopes LLC (and/or Salty Slopes LLC’s employees) may sustain while performing services under this Contract and that are a result of the negligence of Salty Slopes LLC or Salty Slopes LLC’s employees.