Contract for Services

Contract for Service Agreement

Hyla Ridenour

North Hollywood, CA




Contract for Services between (Writer) Hyla Ridenour and (Client)________________________.

This contract pertains to writing services for the project the listed below:



Writer agrees to provide Client with written materials as agreed upon within the scope of the project and size of piece or package purchased. Writer will create original work free of plagiarism. Writer will keep materials confidential and not disclose or share proprietary information with other parties. Writer will provide the Client with a draft of the project in advance of the deadline for review. Client has the right to edit the work as appropriate and Writer will assist in the effort as necessary. Writer will offer one rewrite of the piece without additional charges. Additional rewrites will be subject to charges. Writer agrees to provide the final draft of work, suitable for publication, by the deadline agreed upon. Writer is not responsible for revisions or alterations to piece after the final draft has been accepted by the Client. Client will be responsible for providing written approval upon receipt of the final draft.

Signing off on the work will indicate completion of the project and Client will accept responsibility for further uses.

Compensation and Payment:

Client agrees to pay the Writer one of the following:

Package $__________ Flat Rate $__________

If the scope of the project changes or involves more time than originally estimated by either party, the Client and Writer can renegotiate the rate for service. Rates for packages are due upon execution of the Contract for Services to secure the discounted price. For à la carte services, the Writer will invoice the Client for one half of the original agreed total for services upon the execution of the Contract for Services. An invoice for the balance will be submitted to the Client when the final draft has been accepted by the Client. Unless otherwise agreed upon, and in writing, balances that are not paid within 30 days of the complete project will be imposed a late fee of .10 percent. All invoices will be paid through PayPal.

Changes or Cancellations:

Changes, not originally agreed upon in the scope of the work, are subject to additional charges. Client accepts responsibility for communicating changes and payment for services related to it. In the event that the project is cancelled, the Client is responsible for payment of any services and work done toward the completion of the project. This will be determined by the percentage of the project completed at the time of cancellation. Should Client cancel upon completion of the project, Client is responsible for full payment as originally agreed upon plus any additional expenses accrued.

I, _________________________________(Client/Company Representative), attest that I am authorized to approve payment for services listed above. I have read, understand, and agree to the Contract for Services.


Client Signature (electronic signature contractual)



I, the Writer, have read, understand, and agree to the Contract for Service Agreement


Writer Signature (electronic signature contractual)