This contract is an Affiliate Agreement (hereinafter “Agreement”) used by the Book Marketing Shop, a division of Body and Soul Publishing LLC, ("Company") to allow parties to promote Company’s products in exchange for an affiliate commission on accredited sales. This Agreement is between Company and the party agreeing to the terms and conditions in order to promote on behalf of Company (hereinafter “Affiliate”).
Affiliate may promote Company’s programs however they see fit provided they do so within any parameters set by Company either in this Agreement or within any of promotion resources provided to Affiliate. Affiliate also agrees to promote the programs with integrity and to not make any misleading statements to induce sales or otherwise violate any laws within Affiliate’s jurisdiction.
Company will provide Affiliate with a unique tracking link to promote Company’s programs. Company will pay Affiliate a fee (hereinafter “Commission”) for each sale affiliated with Affiliate’s unique link. Tracking of these sales is automatically done by Company’s marketing system. Affiliate understands they will be paid only for sales tracked through Company’s systems and associated with Affiliate’s link. Affiliate will earn a Commission equal to 30% of the gross revenue for each sale of a product (hereinafter “Program” or “Programs”). Affiliate understands that Company may update this commission structure at any time and that Commissions earned after such updates will be at those updated percentages.
- Refund Period
Due to the digital nature and immediate access customer’s receive to Book Marketing Shop products, all sales of eBooks, templates, spreadsheets, PDFs, courses, templates, and workshops are final for purchases.
Affiliate agrees that Company shall have the right to collect back from Affiliate any Commissions paid to Affiliate that were refunded due to chargebacks or any extenuating circumstances causing a refund.
Company will send Commissions via PayPal on the first Monday of each month. If Affiliate earns a commission on a Program with an installment agreement or payment plan, Company will send Affiliate’s Commissions in installments proportional to the payment plan chosen by Company’s student. Company, may, at their sole discretion, instead choose to pay the Commission in one lump sum.
- Promotion Materials
Company may provide to Affiliate graphics, email, web, or social copy, and other templates (hereinafter “Materials”) for Affiliate to use in the promotion of the Programs. The Materials may include design elements proprietary to Company. Company grants Affiliate a revocable, non-exclusive license to use the Materials solely in relation to their efforts promoting the Program under this Agreement.
Company may cancel this Agreement at any time. Company will this remove any affiliate links, and Affiliate agrees to cease any further promotion or use of the Materials.
- Force Majeure
Company shall not be liable or responsible to Student, nor be deemed to have defaulted or breached this Agreement, for any failure or delay in fulfilling or performing any term of this Agreement when and to the extent such failure or delay is caused by or results from acts or circumstances beyond the reasonable control of the Company including, without limitation, acts of God, flood, fire, earthquake, explosion, governmental actions, war, invasion, or hostilities (whether war is declared or not), terrorist threats or acts, riot, or other civil unrest, national emergency, revolution, insurrection, epidemic, lock-outs, strikes or other labor disputes (whether or not relating to either party’s workforce), or restraints or delays affecting carriers or inability or delay in obtaining supplies of adequate or suitable materials, materials or telecommunication breakdown or power outage.
- Independent Contractor
Nothing in this Agreement shall be construed to create a partnership, joint venture, employment, or agency relationship. Affiliate understands that they are an independent contractor, and that they are responsible for their own taxes on any Commissions.
If any provision of this Contract shall be declared invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be deemed eliminated from this Contract, and all remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.
Affiliate agrees to absolve Company of any and all liability or loss any person may suffer or incur as a result of their participation in the affiliate program. Affiliate agrees that Company shall not be liable to you for any type of damages, including direct, indirect, special, incidental, equitable, or consequential loss or damages for use of the Program.
Affiliate may not assign this Agreement without express written consent of Company.
Company may modify terms of this agreement at any time. Company will notify Affiliate by email when Company makes modifications.
Affiliate agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Company, its officers, directors, employees, agents, and third parties for any losses, costs, liabilities, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to or arising out of Affiliate’s promotion and participation as an affiliate and related services, or violation of any terms of this Agreement, or any violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations.
- Dispute Resolution
Affiliate expressly waives any and all claims, now or in the future, arising out of or relating to this Agreement. To the extent Affiliate attempts to assert any such claim, Student hereby expressly agrees to present such claim only in the small claims courts in Colorado Springs, CO.
No waiver of any default by any party or parties to this Agreement shall be implied from any omission by a party or parties to any action on account of such default. If such default persists or is repeated, no express waiver shall affect any default other than the default specified in the express waiver, and that only for the time and to the extent therein stated.
- Article Headings
All article, paragraph, and section headings set forth in the Agreement are intended for convenience only and shall not control or affect the meaning, construction, or effect of this Agreement or any of the provisions thereof.
- Sole and Only Agreement
This Contract contains the entire understanding between the parties with respect to the subject matter and supersedes any and all other prior written Contracts and understandings (whether oral or written) between the parties. No amendment or modification of this Contract shall be effective unless executed in writing by both parties.
Last Updated: 10/18/22