1.1 xxxxxx provides (name of company) consulting services as mutually agreed and described in the attached tender specifications. All consulting services provided under this Agreement are referred to as services. The Parties may use this Agreement for more than one specification. Each specification shall refer to this Agreement. All services outside the scope of this Agreement requested by the Customer and which the Company agrees to provide are billed using a rate of [$200] per hour. The customer is informed and must authorize additional services in writing (email is sufficient) before they are performed, although the company is not necessarily able to inform the customer in advance of the total cost of these additional services. Items are not considered confidential information when: (a) is not publicly available through a breach of an agreement by the recipient; (b) have been lawfully obtained by a third party without breaching an obligation of confidentiality; (c) have been developed independently of one Party without access to the confidential information of the other Party; or (d) are properly known to the recipient at the time of disclosure, as evidenced by its written records. 1.2 Time and Availability. The consultant will dedicate ________ hours per month to the delivery of services to the company, as shown here.
In choosing the data and periods at which he provides such consulting services during the month, the advisor has shown discretion, taking due account of the needs of the company. If the company deems it necessary for the consultant to provide more hours than _____ in a month, the consultant is not required to perform such work until the consultant and the company have agreed on a compensation rate. [The time spent may be hours per day, per week or per year. . . .