The following is the addendum developed for the Harvard FAS faculty in collaboration with the Harvard FAS Open Access Policy of February 12, 2008. 5. Either the publication of the work or the signature of the publisher below represents the acceptance and approval of this addition by the publisher. A contact supplement is a document used to make one or more changes to an existing contract or agreement without invalidating it. A contract supplement is added to the initial contract or agreement as a separate document. All terms of the Publication Agreement, including all grants, agreements, assurances and warranties, are subject to a non-exclusive license previously granted by the author to Harvard University. Under this license, Harvard may provide the work and exercise all copyrights in the work and allow others to do the same, provided that the work is not sold for profit. In exercising this license, Harvard is permitted to use the author`s final manuscript of the work (including any changes to the peer review process), but does not use a facsimile of the final published version of the work, unless the publisher authorizes the use of that version. If Harvard makes the work available in an online repository under this license, Harvard cites the final version of the publisher`s work and links to the publisher`s version when it is available online. 1.
This addition amends and supplements the attached Publication Agreement (“Publication Agreement”) with respect to the article entitled ______ The waiver of a breach or the acceptance of a minor modification may take place during a contract without the need for a supplement. In the context of legal contracts, consent or waiver is the voluntary agreement to maintain the contract, even if a short period of time has not been respected. Where applicable, all the terms of the publication agreement, including, but not limited to, all grants, agreements, assurances and guarantees, and are qualified by non-exclusive rights that the author has or must previously grant to a promotional body that has financially supported the research reflected in the work under an agreement between the author or the author`s employer institution and such a financial institution, for example. B an agency of the United States Government and/or the author`s employing institution. Typically, an amendment modifies a contract, while a waiver excuses the non-performance of part of a contract. You can also download the sample supplement in pdf format: a contract supplement should be used if you need to make minor changes to a contract or agreement. In general, this is the case when a contract term does not work as intended and needs to be adapted, for example. B a simple change of date or if you need to add or remove a clause. If there is a major change affecting the overall structure and point of the contract, you may need to create a new document.
For example, if the main terms of the contract change, for example. B if you move into a new suite in the same rented property. Instead of looking at all the possible changes to the existing contact (change of address, change in the amount of the deposit, etc.), it may be easier to create a new contract. TYPE OF PUBLICATION SUPPLEMENT v.2 27.01.09 A description of the subject matter of the original contract should also be included in the contractual supplement, including the date on which the contract was signed. . . .