No Lawyers Allowed Licensing Agreement – Arbitration
In exchange for the undersigned paying Two-Hundred and Fifty Dollars ($250.00) to No Lawyers Allowed LLC (“No Lawyers Allowed”), No Lawyers Allowed grants the undersigned a one-year (365 days) license (“License Term”) for the undersigned to use No Lawyers Allowed name, branding, imagery, and copyrighted materials for the exclusive purpose of performing and promoting No Lawyers Allowed arbitrations in one state in which the undersigned is licensed with a State Bar. The undersigned may not use No Lawyers Allowed name, branding, imagery, or copyrighted materials for any other purpose during License Term without prior written consent of No Lawyers Allowed, and the undersigned shall have no right to use No Lawyers Allowed name branding, imagery, and copyrighted materials for any direct or indirect financial gain after the License Term (branded merchandise excepted).
So long as the undersigned remains in good standing with No Lawyers Allowed by having a current Licensing Agreement, maintaining good standing with a State Bar, and being insured, the undersigned will be on No Lawyers Allowed roster of arbitrators and may represent to others that to others. In the event that the undersigned falls out of good standing with No Lawyers Allowed, which the undersigned is obligated to advise No Lawyers Allowed of, this License Agreement shall terminate without notice and without refund.
The undersigned acknowledges and agrees that as a No Lawyers Allowed licensed arbitrator that they have been privy to No Lawyers Allowed copyrighted arbitrator training and arbitrator preparation materials which they otherwise would not have had access to, and that as consideration for such access, the undersigned agrees not to compete with No Lawyers Allowed at any time while they are under a Licensing Agreement, or for five years after the expiration of any License Agreement. Competing with No Lawyers Allowed shall mean directly or indirectly, marketing or offering arbitration and dispute resolution services to individuals or entities in a manner that is similar or substantially similar to No Lawyers Allowed services.
The undersigned will defend, indemnify, and hold harmless No Lawyers Allowed from any and all claims, demands, or lawsuits brought against the undersigned or No Lawyers Allowed as a result of any action or inaction of the undersigned.
No lawyers Allowed makes no representations or warranties that the undersigned will receive any arbitration assignments. Arbitration assignments are issued to arbitrators on a rotating basis as disputes are registered and are ready for arbitration. Arbitrators have 24 hours to run a conflict check and accept the arbitration assignment if they do not have a conflict. If they have a conflict, or do not accept the arbitration within 24 hours, the assignment to passed on to the next arbitrator on the roster.
The undersigned acknowledges and agrees that they will receive seventy-five percent (75%) of the net arbitration fees collected by No Lawyers Allowed from each arbitration that the undersigned performs. Payment will be made by No Lawyers Allowed to the undersigned by check within ten (10) days after each
No Lawyers Allowed arbitration completed by the undersigned. Payment for an arbitration that is cancelled before arbitration begins, but after the undersigned holds a scheduling conference, will be one-fifth of the net arbitration fees collected by No Lawyers Allowed on the cancelled arbitration. The undersigned further acknowledges and agrees that they are not entitled to any other compensation or reimbursement for performing No Lawyers Allowed arbitrations.
This License Agreement is not assignable or transferable in whole or part by the undersigned. This License Agreement may, however, be assigned by No Lawyers Allowed without consent of, or notice to, the undersigned, provided any assignee agrees to honor the terms hereof.
Any dispute arising out of this Licensing Agreement shall first go through No Lawyers Allowed mediation, and if No Lawyers Allowed mediation is not successful, then the dispute shall be submitted to No Lawyers Allowed arbitration for a binding decision to be issued by a single arbitrator. Mediation and Arbitration shall take place in Boise, Idaho. And, this agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with Idaho law.
The undersigned acknowledges and agrees that this Licensing Agreement does not, and is not intended to, form a partnership, joint venture, or employment relationship between No Lawyers Allowed and the undersigned. The undersigned’s relationship with No Lawyers Allowed is, and will remain, an independent contractor with license rights identified herein.
The undersigned acknowledges and agrees that it has no authority to speak for, or bind, No Lawyers Allowed. The undersigned further acknowledges and agrees that it will not accept money from any arbitration participant and that they will direct mediation participants to pay arbitration fees directly to No Lawyers Allowed.