Q: Is a professional service agreement where it needed to be signed before starting work an employment contract ?
This agreement defines, states and clarifies about its compensation, benefits, ideas and invention rights, confidential info, reimbursement of expenses, compliance, return of info and property, exclusive employment, non-solicitation, employment relationship/ waiver of other benefits, no authority to contract, waiver and severability, termination, warranty, complete agreement/right to enter into agreement/and counterparts, etc. This agreement also has a separate notice indicating place of work, salary rate, start date and ending date where it also needed a signature.
A: I think you need to reword your question. It is confusing (at least to me).
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