Independent Contractor Agreement California
Describe the other party's obligations in detail. In the case of out brochure writing example, this might explain that the client is responsible for providing the copywriter with business information in a word processing document to describe the business and the information to be included in the brochure text.
If you run a business as a sole proprietorship, it would be appropriate to be identified in the contract as John Jones doing business as Jones Plumbing. If you organized your business as a Limited Liability Company, identifying your participation in the contract by your name could remove any personal liability protection that an LLC provides. Similar issues can arise with a partnership if each individual is identified as a party to the contract.