Permission: The client agrees to give access to (usernames, passwords, and any other required permissions) to existing or future domain registration, hosting accounts, and affiliated service-providers as needed to accomplish the goals set forth in the written proposal. The client also authorizes Maxorg Designs to publicize their completed Website to Web search engines, as well as other Web directories and indexes, if this is included in the scope of the project.
Proposal: For any website project, a proposal shall be provided to the client which outlines the general scope of the web design project. Additionally, the proposal shall include an estimate of the costs involved to complete the project. Additional work required to the project will incur additional costs. All prices specified in this contract will be honored for three (3) months after both parties agree to this contract. Continued services after that time will require a new agreement.
Client Provisions: Client will provide all text to be used in web pages, unless otherwise negotiated. Client agrees to provide copy and any other submissions in a timely manner.
Stock Photography: Maxorg Designs agrees to provide up to 5 stock photos during the web design process. Any photos acquired by Maxorg Designs for inclusion in the client’s website remain the property of Maxorg Designs and may be used in multiple, separate projects. Should the client require full ownership of the provided photography, these terms must be disclosed in writing.
Web Browsers: Maxorg Designs will verify the design and functionality of all websites on the following internet browsers: Internet Explorer 6 and 7, current versions of Firefox, and Safari. Should an update or up-version of any of these browsers results in the corruption of the website in part or in whole, the client understands that any revisions or corrections will be made at the client’s expense, billed at Maxorg Designs’ current hourly rate.
Completion Date: Maxorg Designs agrees to complete website projects within a timeframe agreed upon with the client.
Delays: Illness, injury, or other events beyond Maxorg Designs’ control, such as: fire, theft, computer failure, and Acts of God may result in a delay of unpredictable length.
Payment: A 50% deposit is required before any work begins and the remaining payment when final web design is approved, but before it is delivered. Returned checks will results in a return-check fee of $30.00 USD. The client understands that the final website design belongs to Maxorg Designs until all invoices are paid in full. In the event of termination of this Agreement, Maxorg Designs owns the website design and has the right to complete, exhibit, and/or sell the website design (not including business information). Once the final invoice is paid in full, the client has the right to use images of the website design in all media useful for business promotion and that Maxorg Designs reserves the right to display the website for business promotional use.
Delinquency: Maxorg Designs reserves the right to remove web pages from viewing on the Internet until final payment is made. If case collection proves necessary, the client agrees to pay all fees incurred in that process.
Performance Liability: Maxorg Designs does not warrant that the functions supplied by web pages, consultation or advice, will be uninterrupted or error-free. The entire risk as to the quality and performance of the web pages and website is with client. In no event will Maxorg Designs be liable to the client or any third party for any damages, including any lost profits, lost savings or other incidental, consequential or special damages arising out of the operation of or inability to operate these web pages or website, even if Maxorg Designs has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Copyrights and Trademarks: The client represents Maxorg Designs and unconditionally guarantees that any elements of text, graphics, photos, designs, trademarks, or other artwork furnished to Maxorg Designs for inclusion in web pages are owned by the client, or that the client has permission from the rightful owner to use each of these elements, and will hold harmless, protect, and defend Maxorg Designs from any claim or suit arising from the use of such elements furnished by the client.