copyright laws, and made in the course of services rendered. If, for any reason, the proposed research and materials to be provided are not considered works made for hire under the copyright laws, then the applicant will be required to assign all right, title and interest in and to such research and materials to CPB. Applicants further agree that neither they, nor any of their subcontractors, will have any copyrights whatsoever in any research and/or materials created, developed, compiled or produced by them or by any subcontractor, or by any third party participating in the preparation of research or materials for this project; and
The agreement will be governed by construed in accordance with the laws of the
District of Columbia without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
Other material terms and provisions will be set forth in the documents provided to the applicant that successfully completes the selection process. The term of consulting services shall be one year, subject to earlier termination at CPB’s option and sole discretion. The consulting agreement may contain renewal of the term for up to two additional years, in CPB’s sole discretion.
CPB will have sole and exclusive rights to the reports created as deliverables for this project.
V. Filing Deadline
Please submit your proposal by Friday, November 3, 2006. All proposals should be sent via email in PDF format to Brian Gibbons at firstname.lastname@example.org. We reserve the right to contact respondents to schedule a Q&A session by phone.
CPB anticipates selecting the planning consultant on or about November 8, 2006, with activity beginning immediately thereafter upon contract execution.