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Models T&C

Models Island charges NO fees to models in any case at all 

Models Island Terms and Conditions to all models and/or their guardians and/or their associates

 

All models/associates on submitting any mages via any media at all to Models Island, give all multiplication rights to Models Island and in doing so lawfully acknowledges and comply with all the terms and conditions whenever set and adjusted by Models Island. The following are Models Island terms and conditions and shall apply to all models and/or their associates immediately on submission. Models Island will go about as an Employment Agency for the models. I have read and fully understand these terms and conditions as an agreement with Models Island.

Bookings

 

  1. The task, which has been acknowledged by a model through Models Island, should then be satisfied through Models Island. All augmentations and inductions relating to the original task must be satisfied through Models Island. The model will be liable to pay all Models Island losses in respect of the original task, extensions and deviations if not fulfilled through Models Island. Models Island does not guarantee any such work.
     

  2. The model undertakes not at any time in the future to contact in any case at all any clients acquainted with them through Models Island in any way at all without the composed assent of Models Island.

Task Agreement 
 

  1. Models Island will offer a legally binding task as a restrictive verbal portrayal via phone. On accepting the model is liable to fulfill this agreement. Models Island will supply the "best of information" task details of this agreement by email. Each agreement applies to anyone's offer only. Each agreement can't be applied to any other offers past or present.​
     

  2. The agreement will cite the individual model fees and the client fee for hiring every individual model for completing the agreement in full. The agreement will give the "best of information" task details of this agreement e.g. time, date, place, wardrobe, restrictions, working hours, client fee, model fees, proposed extra expenses, and so forth. The model on being emailed (time and dated franked by the email) the agreement by Models Island must finish the agreement in full for the contracted fee in any case the model will be liable for any losses incurred. The model can see the agreement whenever by webpage login, and secret key.
     

  3. On Equity related tasks, section 2 of Task agreement applies.
     

  4. Models Island reserves all authority to haggle any post-task disputes by any party on behalf of the individual model and client. Any post-task resolutions negotiated by Models Island will be decided by Models Island as to be reasonable and sensible to all interested parties. Models Island choice is final.
     

Availability

 

  1. The model must give 7 working days' notification to the office to pull back from a task, which has been reserved by a client.
     

  2. The model will be obligated for any additional costs that have been incurred by Models Island, the client or other models as a result of failure to comply with condition 1 Availability of these terms and conditions.
     

  3. It is the models' responsibility to be available for the duration of the task.
     

  4. On the off chance that a model neglects to finish a task in any way, any reason other than illness (to be proved by a clinical certificate) at that point the model might be liable to pay for costs or losses incurred.

Payment and Invoicing
 

  1. Models Island will invoice the client on the models’ behalf.
     

  2. The model will be informed before the task of any contractual changes. 
     

  3. The model gives Models Island the authority to get any money on behalf of the model.
     

  4. Models Island will typically make installment to the model of any charges appropriately due within fifteen days of receipt of installment from the client. However, under abnormal circumstances, i.e. sickness, holidays, payment may take longer than 15 days, but no longer than 35 days.
     

  5. Models Island isn't obligated to pay model fees preceding payment by the client. The client may take an uncertain period to pay but is requested to make payment normally within 1 month of invoice.
     

  6. Models Island won't be liable for any extraordinary fees to the model in case of inconclusive postponed payment by the client for whatever reason.
     

  7. Models Island may in its sole discretion make an advance payment to the model. A haggled further 5% will be deducted from the absolute fees for this service. Models Island reserves the right to recover from the model any advance payment made.

Rates
 

  1. The model will be notified and contacted via phone by Models Island of the payment fee for a specific task ahead of time of the models' acknowledgment of that task.If prior notification is not possible the model will be so informed.
     

  2. Models Island won't be liable if the client doesn't maintain the rates of a agreement/installment.
     

  3. The model gives Models Island the right to re-negotiate with the client any necessary variations in the rate of installment with no liability to the model at all.
     

  4. Assignments undertaken for overseas clients may carry variations in rate due. For instance, currency changes and bank charges and such variations will be carried forward to the payment made to the model.
     

  5. The model gives Models Island authorization in their nonattendance to go into contracts with the client on their behalf.

Liability


Models Island will not accept responsibility or accept liability for any loss costs claims or proceedings incurred by a model to either persons or property at any time while working, traveling to or from or in connection with any assignment whatsoever.

Cancellations


Models Island is not liable for any costs claims proceedings or losses due to the cancellation of a task.

Performance

  1. It is the model’s responsibility to ensure that the assignment is fulfilled to the client’s order and satisfaction, To be punctual for a task, To ensure that the model possesses the specified wardrobe and accessories, And to ensure that the model fulfills the task as specified in the contract and accept any costs resulting from any deviation of the contract.
     

  2. The model shall bear any extra costs, which are incurred as a result of a breach of this clause Performance 1.
     

  3.  The model will not bring Models Island into disrepute and will be a professional representative of BMA at all times.
     

  4. Featured model. Defined by (A) be required to act individually in a medium shot, or more closely, or (B) possible individual direction, or (C) a direct relationship to perform with a visual featured model, or (D) possible visibility and recognizable in a crowd or individual scenes, or (E) appear in a vignette either individually or with others.
     

  5. Model upgrade. If the model is upgraded to a featured model, the full fees and usage fees will apply
     

Exclusivity


A model that accepts a task from a client introduced to the model by Models Island shall be liable to pay Models Island 50% of the fee, which the model receives.

Reproduction Rights
 

  1. All images and details reproduced in association with Models Island are supplied by the individual model and/or their associates and with the full permission and consent of the individual model/associates. Models Island cannot be held responsible for any loss howsoever caused by the model misrepresenting themselves in any way.
     

  2. The model/associates is solely responsible for obtaining all the necessary copyright permits to reproduce their images in association with Models Island. Models Island cannot be held responsible whatsoever for any copyright infringements however caused or associated. All images and details reproduced are taken in good faith from the model/associates by Models Island.

Details of Contract
 

Models Island will hold the details of each contract on a computer hard disc. At any time the model can request a print, or see these details. These details will be available for 1 year after the initial date of the contract. The model is liable to collect and sign for a print of these details from the premises of Models Island before the model can dispute in any way these details. Failure to collect and sign will mean no dispute can be entered into.

Termination of Representation
 

  1. The model’s representation by Models Island may be terminated by Models Island without notice but without unfair reason. The models/associates must resign in a written form to Models Island although a model must fulfill all obligations in respect of an assignment accepted by Models Island or the model is liable for costs incurred by Models Island.

  2. Models Island requests three months’ notice of termination of contact by any models/associates.

Provisional Bookings

Once a model is provisionally booked it is the models’ responsibility to contact Models Island if any circumstances change in respect of fulfilling the assignment otherwise the model will be liable for Models Island's losses.

Castings
 

The model undertakes on accepting a casting through Models Island to fulfill the task through Models Island any deviation from this acceptance the model will be liable for Models Island's losses.

Grievances
 

  1. During or after the shoot the client has the right to contact Models Island with details of any grievances that they feel applicable to that model(s) on that task. The client in their discretion may reduce the payment of the models’ fee in respect of Models Island being an Employment Agency
     

  2. Models Island, at their discretion, can instigate legal proceedings (court summons, solicitors’ letters, etc.) against a none paying client for any task. The incurred legal fees will be deducted from any resulting payment on a proportional basis by both model(s) and Models Island for that task.
    The proportion liable will be calculated in respect of the relative model fee and Models Island agency fee for that invoiced task. For example, if the model fee is 80% and the Models Island agency is 20% of the total invoice, the proportion of the legal fees incurred is charged at 80% to the model and 20% to BMA.

Acceptance of terms

Any model registering with Models Island is deemed to do so on the above terms and conditions.

Definitions The words and phrases shall have the following meanings:
 

Task:

Any work of any description which the model obtains directly or indirectly through Models Island
 

Model:

Any person and /or person’s guardian and/or associates who are registered with the agency and is a self-employed person. The model is the worker

Models Island is an abbreviation for Models Island Models
 

Client:

Any company, partnership, sole trader, association or organization notified by the agency to the model. The client is the hirer.
 

Fees:

Any sum or sums of money, which the agency shall notify at any time to the model, are due and payable by the client or its agent
 

Rates:

Scales, tables or agreed term of payment of fees notified by the client
 

Overseas Client:

Any client whose method of business necessities payment in any currency other than AED
 

Cancellation:

Notification by any person other than the model (whether or not the client, agency or otherwise) that a task is not proceeding
 

The Working Day:

The working day is 10 hours includes a lunch break of half an hour 
 

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