1) DELIVERY DATE - Delivery time is in 5 days. Do not bid on this project if you don't have the time to complete this project in the 5 days after winning the bid. I will NOT extend the deadline for this project for any reason, and instead, I will hire another coder. Sorry. 2) STATUS UPDATES - I MUST have status updates every day to ensure you are working on the project and making progress. In the status reports, provide your latest results and areas I can check. I am on Yahoo messenger and we can chat as much as need be. a) BONUS PAYMENT - If all status updates are provided and if project is completed with my signoff 1 day ahead of schedule, coder will receive a 20% bonus of their bid rate. b) RIGHT TO CANCEL - If it appears you are not working on the project (i.e., not providing status reports or deliverables not successfully met), I will cancel project and get another coder and bring project into arbritation. 5) COMPLETED CODE - Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done. a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment. b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request. c) For content related projects, all content must be approved and signed off by me. All content must be unique. I will validate against copyscape and other tools to ensure against plagiarism. 6) EXCLUSIVE AND COMPLETE COPYRIGHTS - All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement). a) You may NOT provide my project requirements, project results, screenshots, code, content, emails, instant messages, or provide any other items that we work on as part of your portfolio, link on your website, description in your bio, or any other means. b) You may NOT outsource this project to any other perons(s), team members (unless already communicated to the buyer [me] that you are working as a team), or companies. You and you alone are the sole worker on this project. c) You MUST delete all work after the buyer (me) has accepted the project as 100% completed and have released 100% of escrowed funds. If there is a problem with any of this, please communicate before taking on project. Otherwise, I will assume you agree to all of this when placing your bid.
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Hi. I have to place this project on hold for now - my QA team provided their functionality defect list, and I'm placing a top priority on fixing those issues. When I'm ready, I'll be back in touch.