This agreement is made effective May 25, 2002, by and between CommunicateNow.com
Inc., 310 Kitty Hawk Road Universal City, Texas 78148 hereafter referred to as
("Company"), and Charles Cleveland, 5701 82nd Street Lubbock, Texas
("Consultant") for a period not to exceed 6 months.
In consideration of the mutual promises contained in this Agreement, the Parties
agree as follows:
1.01 Company hereby retains and employs Consultant to create produce on demand,
general business start-up consulting, specifically, financing and acquisition of
oil and gas leases.
2.01 In consideration of Consultant providing such services, Company shall pay
Consultant pursuant to the terms and conditions ser forth in exhibit "A"
III Mutual Covenants and Agreements
3.01 The Parties agree that Consultant is an Independent Contractor in the
performance of its services for the Company.
3.02 It is mutually agreed and understood that Consultant shall not be
considered an employee of Company. Company will have no control, direction, or
dominion over Consultant or the way in which Consultant performs the work.
3.03 Consultant is responsible for performing the services stated in this
Agreement in a good workmanlike manner and the work shall be performed in strict
accordance with industry standards.
3.04 Consultant has no independent authority to act for or on behalf of Company,
except as provided in this Agreement. No other power, authority or use is
granted or implied.
3.05 Neither Party shall incur any debt, obligations, or liability of any kind
against the other party without the other Party's express written permission.
3.06 Neither Party may receive any money owed the other without the other
Party's express written permission.
3.07 Consultant agrees to devote sufficient time, ene