Independent Contractor; Disclaimer of Agency. All hairstylist shall perform services to Redd’s Barbershop, LLC as an independent contractor and nothing herein shall be construed as creating any other relationship between the Redd’s Barbershop, LLC and any Hairstylist. Each Hairstylist shall be solely responsible for the withholding or payment of all applicable federal, state and local income taxes, social security taxes and other payroll taxes, as well as any taxes, contributions or other obligations imposed by applicable state unemployment or workers compensation acts. Nothing in this Agreement shall constitute a Hairstylist as a legal representative or agent of Redd’s Barbershop, LLC, nor shall a Hairstylist have the right or authority to assume, create or incur any liability or any obligation of any kind, express or implied, against or in the name or on behalf of Redd’s Barbershop, LLC unless otherwise expressly permitted by Redd’s Barbershop, LLC. Except as otherwise expressly provided in writing, no Party undertakes to perform any obligation of the other Party, whether regulatory or contractual, or to assume any responsibility for the management of the other Party’s business.