12.8 Integration. This agreement includes the parties` full understanding of the content purpose and replaces and merges all prior and simultaneous agreements, agreements and discussions between the parties with respect to the purpose of this agreement. In the event of a conflict between the proposal and other contractual documents, the provisions of the proposal will be monitored. This agreement includes this document on terms and conditions, the proposal, Calendar A and Calendar B below. If the copyright is transferred to the client, the designer no longer has any rights – hence the wording that reserves the designer`s right to use the artwork in his advertising material. There are a lot of contract presentations and instructions out there (AIGA, Smashing Magazine), so we`re not about to add another one. Rather, it is an overview of the main elements to be considered when reviewing or writing a form of design contract. Let`s start from the beginning. If payment is important to them, this section is of interest. Know how you`re going to recharge. The By the project is typical of large processes. By-the-Hour may be better for fast or basic work, where a difference of 1 or 2 hours should be reflected in your income. Some designers use a mix – they calculate z.B based on the project and need an hourly rate for revisions that go beyond a certain number.
You should also indicate how you will charge them and note the amount required in advance and when the rest will be billed. It is typical to load in intervals, but many designers simply charge a certain amount in advance and the rest after completion. In circumstances where the designer wants to assert his moral rights, for example.B. the designer of the dust jacket of a book would generally be identified in all published copies – the text of the last paragraph of alternative B can be used. Sometimes a designer wants to go further and say: Realizing This part of the design process includes providing graphic files to a third party, as well as project management and quality control services as needed. You can also indicate what information the client needs to provide (customer data, old identity resources, etc.) and what type of work they are responsible for (i.e. correcting your work). All screens or publications of deliverables carry accreditation and/or copyright in the name of the designer in form, size and position, as they are arranged by designers in delivery components or otherwise by designers. Designer reserves the right to reproduce, publish and display delivery items in designers` portfolios and websites, as well as in galleries, design magazines and other media or exhibitions, for the purpose of recognizing creative excellence or professional development, and to be credited with the authorship of the delivery elements related to these uses.