You must be at least 18 years of age and able to legally work in the United States to become a Curator for Fort Onyx. By signing up to become a Fort Onyx agent, you agree to be bound by all of the following terms and conditions of this agreement.
I. Independent Contractors
(a) All Curators are considered to be Independent Contractors and are NOT employees of Fort Onyx.
(b) Curators do not have the authority to obligate or commit Fort Onyx to anything outside of the specific responsibilities and duties due to Fort Onyx clients, as outlined in the Publishing Agreement.
(c) Curators are responsible for filing and paying their own taxes and agree that Fort Onyx will not be held liable for any unfiled, misfiled, and / or unpaid taxes.
II. Royalties & Payments
(a) Curators will be paid a 5% base royalty on book sales, for each translation of a book, for all clients referred by Curator, that sign a Publishing Agreement.
(b) Royalties are based upon finalized book sales that occurred between the first day and the last day of a month.
III. Referrals & Referral Bonuses
(a) Curators will not be paid any kind of bonus for the act of recruiting new Curators into their Tier 1 or Tier 2 downline.
(b) Curators will not be paid any kind of bonus for the act of recruiting new clients that sign a Publishing Agreement with Fort Onyx.
(c) Curators will be paid a 2.5% base royalty on book sales resulting from clients referred by Curator’s Tier 1 & Tier 2 downline.
IV. Bounties & Other Bonuses
(a) From time to time Fort Onyx may post a “Bounty Bonus”, which may offer a different base royalty rate than mentioned above in Section II (a). In the case of a “Bounty Bonus” being accepted, the base royalty rate of the “Bounty Bonus” shall replace the base royalty rate in Section II (a).
V. Use of Logo & Marketing
(a) All Fort Onyx logos are the trademarked property of Fort Onyx.
(b) Curators may not use any Fort Onyx logos to create letterheads, custom business cards, custom banner ads, custom fliers, or any other advertising or marketing material, without the express written consent of Fort Onyx.
(c) Curators may use any and all advertising tools, marketing tools, marketing material, and media provided by Fort Onyx for said use.
VI. Fort Onyx Rights
(a) Fort Onyx retains the right to change, modify, update, or alter any or all parts of this agreement at our sole discretion, and without notice.