Employment Contract Template
When hiring employees for your business, you absolutely must have an employment contract in place to make sure you are legally protected. This employment agreement will allow you to clarify things such as how much your employees will get paid, your vacation and sick leave policies, travel policies, work from home conditions, COVID vaccination requirements, and more.
If you are hiring people to work for your business and anticipate paying them a salary with payroll deductions and possibly benefits, then this employment contract is a must have for your business!
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All of our contracts include access to our easy to use, proprietary online document drafting system. No more cutting and pasting clauses that may or may not work for your business. Simply fill out the information requested in the interview and download a contract that is custom drafted for your business. Just check it over and make modifications as necessary.
Some of the clauses that are contained in this affiliate agreement template include:
- Employment description and duties
- Pay rate
- Probationary clause
- Vacation and Sick leave policies
- COVID vaccination requirements (for in office staff)
- Travel requirements and expectations
- Work for Hire clause
- Termination and non-disparagement clause
- Performance reviews clause
- Confidentiality clause
- Expense reimbursement clause
Any online business that is hiring employees for their business (as opposed to independent contractors) should have a legally enforceable employment contract.
Every template is prepared by an attorney at The Hart Law Firm, P.A. These contract templates are attorney drafted and reviewed, and created specifically with online entrepreneurs in mind.
Every template comes with an easy to complete online questionnaire. You will be provided with a link to visit an online questionnaire and instructions. These questionnaires include conditional logic that asks questions based on your previous responses. So no more wondering whether you are including the correct information in your contract!
After finishing your online interview, you will be able to download the template to your computer. You can edit the document as you wish, share it with your attorney for review, or even convert it to a PDF to insert into your favorite online signature software.
No complicated legal terms. Just easy to understand clauses and contract language.
Free updates. When we update this contract, we will notify you, free of charge and provide you with an updated contract template.
I live in Canada, the UK, the European Union, Australia, or somewhere else that is not within the United States. Can I still use your contracts?
While OSL contracts are suitable for all United States and its territories, they are not meant to be used in coutries other than the United States. If you live outside of the US, please do not purchase these contracts unless you are willing to have them reviewed by legal counsel in your personal jurisdiction.
That being said, if you own an LLC or Corporation that is registered in the United States, and all of your clients/customers are located in the United States, then these contracts will generally be applicable. However, we still recommend that you check with an attorney to confirm that the template you purchase meets all local rules in your country.
What is your refund policy?
We are fairly confident that you will be happy with the contract templates you purchase from us. However, we also understand that after you receive your template, it may not be 100% appropriate for your business. That's why we offer a 14-day, no questions asked, money-back guarantee. If you have any issues with your template at all, please let us know and we will work with you to make it right or else issue you a full refund.
Legal Disclaimer: By purchasing a template contract and/or document from The Hart Law Firm, P.A. d/b/a Hawthorn Law, you are not given access to any attorney and no attorney-client relationship is created.
All of our DIY legal template documents are drafted using general U.S. contract principles and are not state-specific. By purchasing this contract, you will get access to a easy to complete online questionnaire that will allow you to quickly create a customized legal contract for your business. After completing the questionnaire, you will be able to download an editable document that you modify on your own or find an attorney in your local jurisdiction to help you.