Terms and Conditions
Copyright Usage: The rights granted to the Client are for the usage of the Final Design in its original form only. Client may not modify the Final Design. All other rights to be negotiated separately.
TERMS: Reservation of Rights: All rights not expressly granted above are retained by Alex Birks. Any use additional to that expressly granted above requires arrangement for payment of a separate fee.
Revisions: Revisions may be made only by Alex Birks at the Preliminary Design phase. Additional fees will be charged for revisions made after 3 preliminary design revisions, and for additions to project scope.
Payment Terms: Payment due 30 days from issuance of invoice. A monthly service charge of 8% plus the Bank of England base rate for business to business transactions will be billed against late payments. Grant of copyright is conditioned upon receipt of final payment, and upon Client’s compliance with the terms of this agreement.
Cancellation Fees: In the event of Cancellation, Alex Birks will be compensated for services performed through the date of cancellation. Upon cancellation all rights to the designs revert to the Designer and all original art must be returned, including sketches, comps, or other preliminary materials.
All payments must be settled following the sign off of all design work before the hand over takes place.
Credits and Promotion: Credit to the Alex Birks should be given when applicable. A link to alexbirks.co.uk should be added to the footer of a designed website. Alex Birks reserves the right to include images of the completed work on his website and portfolio.
Preliminary Works: Alex Birks retains all rights in and to all Preliminary Designs. Client shall return all Preliminary Designs to Designer within thirty (30) days of completion of the project and all rights in and to any Preliminary Designs shall remain the exclusive property of Designer.
Permissions and Releases: The Client agrees to indemnify and hold Alex Birks harmless against any and all claims, costs, and expenses, including attorney’s fees, due to materials included in the Design at the request of the Client for which no copyright permission or privacy release was requested, or for which uses exceed the uses allowed pursuant to a permission or release.