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The Book Editorial Expert

Code of Conduct

At The Book Editorial Expert, maintaining a professional and respectful environment is paramount to our ethos. We believe in fostering positive interactions and upholding the highest standards of integrity. As such, we have outlined the following code of conduct to ensure that all communications and interactions align with our values:

1. Respectful Communication:

  1. Treat all individuals with dignity and respect, regardless of background, identity, or perspective.
  2. Engage in open and constructive dialogue, refraining from personal attacks or derogatory language.

2. Confidentiality:

  1. Safeguard the confidentiality of all client information and manuscripts.
  2. Refrain from sharing sensitive or proprietary content without explicit consent.

3. Professionalism:

  1. Conduct all interactions with professionalism and courtesy.
  2. Adhere to deadlines and commitments, honouring agreements made with clients.

4. Transparency:

  1. Provide clear and honest communication regarding services offered, pricing, and timelines.
  2. Address any questions or concerns promptly and transparently.

5. Ethical Standards:

  1. Uphold ethical standards in all aspects of editorial work, including plagiarism, copyright infringement, and conflicts of interest.
  2. Maintain impartiality and objectivity in assessing manuscripts, regardless of personal biases or preferences.

6. Feedback and Improvement:

  1. Welcome feedback from clients and colleagues as an opportunity for growth and improvement.
  2. Continuously strive to enhance skills and expertise to better serve clients’ needs.

7.  By adhering to this code of conduct, we aim to create a supportive and professional environment conducive to collaboration and mutual respect. We appreciate your cooperation in upholding these principles and ensuring a positive experience for all involved.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this code of conduct, please do not hesitate to reach out. Your feedback is invaluable as we strive to maintain the highest standards of excellence and integrity.

Thank you for your commitment to professionalism and ethical conduct. Together, we can create meaningful and impactful literary works that inspire and resonate with readers worldwide.

Editorial Services Agreement

This agreement (“Agreement”) is entered into between you (“Client”) and The Book Editorial Expert (“Editorial Service Provider”).

1. Scope of Services

1.1  The Editorial Service Provider agrees to provide editorial services to the Client as described in the Service Proposal or as otherwise agreed upon by both parties.

1.2  The scope of services may include but is not limited to developmental editing, digital, PR, Copywriting services and the agent submission service, as mutually agreed upon by both parties.

2. Fees and Payment

2.1  The Client agrees to pay the Editorial Service Provider the agreed-upon fees for the services rendered as outlined in the Service Proposal or as otherwise agreed upon by both parties.

2.2  Payment shall be made within 5 days of receipt of the invoice issued by the Editorial Service Provider.

2.3  In the event of late payment, the Editorial Service Provider reserves the right to charge interest on the outstanding amount until payment is received in full.

3. Confidentiality

3.1  Both parties agree to maintain the confidentiality of any sensitive or proprietary information shared during the course of the editorial services.

3.2  The Editorial Service Provider agrees not to disclose any confidential information pertaining to the Client’s manuscript or personal details without the express consent of the Client.

4. Ownership and Copyright

4.1  The Client retains full ownership and copyright of the manuscript and any associated materials provided to the Editorial Service Provider for the purpose of editing.

4.2  The Editorial Service Provider acknowledges that any editorial changes or suggestions made to the manuscript do not grant them ownership or copyright of the work.

5. Termination

5.1  Either party may terminate this Agreement by providing written notice to the other party at least [Number] days prior to the intended termination date.

5.2  In the event of termination, the Client agrees to compensate the Editorial Service Provider for any services rendered up to the termination date as outlined in the Service Proposal.

6. Limitation of Liability

6.1  The Editorial Service Provider shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of or related to the services provided under this Agreement.

6.2  The total liability of the Editorial Service Provider under this Agreement shall not exceed the total fees paid by the Client for the services rendered.

7. Governing Law

7.1  This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom

8. Entire Agreement

8.1  This Agreement constitutes the entire understanding and agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter herein and supersedes all prior agreements, whether written or oral.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Agreement as of the date first above written.

By ticking the box, you agree to the above terms and conditions.