An unincorporated joint venture / consortium agreement with a JV leader and participants to provide service to a client in a particular jurisdiction. The association is for services required for a specific project, rather than for a more permanent type of arrangement. This agreement is drafted for 4 parties with full indemnity between participants.
The JV Leader intends to [INTENTION]. [PARTICIPANTS] (along with the JV Leader, each a "Participant", together the "Participants") have agreed to form a joint venture to provide the required services.
All documents produced by a Participant or the Participants in connection with the Project which are made available to persons other than the Participants shall bear the name of the Joint Venture.
All documents prepared by either of the Participants in connection with the performance of work under the Services Agreement, and which are submitted to the Client or are to be made available to third parties, shall be signed by the Services Manager, unless they concern the interpretation of the Services Agreement or alteration to its terms or Services to be performed.
Each Participant shall have unrestricted access to any work carried out by the Participants in connection with the Project.
Copies of all documents submitted to the Client by or on behalf of the Joint Venture by a Participant shall be circulated to the Participants as soon as reasonably practicable following submission.
During the period of the Agreement and at any time after its termination, no Participant shall disclose to any person any information which it obtains through its participation in the Joint Venture (and shall ensure that its officers, employees and representatives observe such restrictions) unless the information:
(a) becomes public knowledge;
(b) must be disclosed for the proper performance of the Services;
(c) is published with the approval of the Joint Venture and, when required under the Services Agreement, of the Client.
No Participant shall use photographs, or other data describing the Project, in promoting its own business without the approval of the other Participants.
Except as provided under the Services Agreement or in Schedule 1, the copyright in documents produced by a particular Participant in connection with the Project is granted to the Participants and each Participant hereby licenses the Participants to use and reproduce documents produced by it.
Except as provided in clause 8.6, each Participant shall indemnify the Participants against all claims, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses sustained as a result of reusing the designs, drawings and other documents produced for the Project or other projects.
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