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PROFESSIONAL CONTRIBUTION AGREEMENT

 

HOW TO SUBMIT:

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This Freelance Author/Artist Agreement is entered between Unicorn Enterprises with offices at 420 East 80th Street, Suite 10G, New York City, New York, 10021( hereby referred to as "astrologyresearchjournal.org or ARJ") and you concerning the terms for the use of a certain piece of work in an astrologyresearchjournal.org publication as follows:

Author/Artist ("You"): [  Your Name Here ]

Description of Work or Series of Work (the "Work"): All contributions

Issue/On-line Date: Various as described in Work assignment.

This Agreement covers all of the Work that you create for Astrology Research Journal (ARJ).

  1. Grant of Rights: You grant to Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) an exclusive worldwide right of first publication to the Work for a period of 120 days after Astrology Research Journal (ARJ)'s publication of the Work, in any and all media and forms of expressions now known, or hereafter devised, including but not limited to all print, computer, on-line, audio, video, Internet and other electronic media or publications in both the original and all foreign languages. After completion of the preceding exclusive term, you grant to Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) a non-exclusive, and perpetual, worldwide right to the publication of the Work for all print, reprint, book, syndication, computer, on-line, audio, video, Internet and other electronic media use now known, or hereafter devised.
  2. Retention of Rights: During the exclusive term, you retain the right only for the following: a) your right to make and distribute copies of all or part of the Work for non-commercial classroom teaching; b) your right to use the Work as part of your private portfolio of works. At the end of the exclusive term, you retain all rights except as granted to Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) in Section 1 above.
  3. Consideration: In consideration for the rights granted in this Agreement, Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) shall (i) publish your name and professional affiliation with the Work; (ii) provide a link to your Web. site, if applicable.
  4. Acceptance: Your Work must be delivered complete and in a format that is acceptable to Astrology Research Journal (ARJ). You agree to comply with all time schedules and other requests of Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) including providing up to two rewrites of the Work. Upon request, a list of all sources that you relied upon for the Work will be provided to Astrology Research Journal (ARJ). Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) reserves the right to adapt or edit the Work as it deems appropriate. All Work is subject to final acceptance by Astrology Research Journal (ARJ).
  5. Representation: You represent and warrant to Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) that: (1) the Work is original and that you are the sole creator of the Work and have full power and authority to enter into this Agreement; (2) the Work has not been previously published anywhere in whole, or in part; (3) the Work does not, and if published will not, infringe upon any copyright, trademark or other right of any third party; (4) the Work is true and contains no matter that is defamatory; and (5) you will not publish the Work in violation of this Agreement. You agree to cooperate with Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) in its defense of any action related to the Work. In addition, you agree to indemnify and hold Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) harmless from any and all claims, losses and expenses that are a result of your breach of the foregoing representations.
  6. Independent: You agree that you are an independent contractor and not an employee or agent of Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) and that you may not bind Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) to any agreement or liabilities and that you are solely responsible for paying any taxes, costs, or expenses related to your Work.
  7. Assignment: You may not assign any of your rights under this Agreement. Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) may assign its rights in this Agreement.
  8. Miscellaneous: You agree that this is the entire Agreement between you and Astrology Research Journal (ARJ) related to the Work and that this Agreement supersedes all previous agreements and understandings related to the Work. This Agreement may not be amended, or modified nor may any term of this Agreement be waived except by a subsequent writing signed by you and Astrology Research Journal (ARJ). Any disputes related to this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York and you consent to the jurisdiction of the courts of the State of New York.

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