We’ve seen it happen much too frequently. Photographers, filmmakers, musicians, designers, and social content creators see the fees for their work listed in the contracts they sign, but they disregard the terms. You’ve probably heard it all before, “So excited to get started, but first, we need your signature right here…” or, “Oh, don’t worry about that clause, it won’t come to that as we’ve got your best interests in mind”. In some cases, it might even be that there’s not a contract to sign.
Don’t fall for it!
There are several reasons why you need a contract in place. Let’s look at three of the most important:
We get it. Contracts are boring. And you just want to start working with your favourite brand, but please, just please… don’t get swindled in the process. It’s so important to have your best foot forward when it comes to things like:
At Briffa, we have several commercial contract lawyers who can provide reliable, affordable, and business-focused support when drafting or reviewing contracts. We aim to make sure that your contracts work in your interests by saving you time and money. We’ll be right there with you, whether you need help drafting a watertight contract or you need someone to negotiate more favourable terms on your behalf.
If you work in a creative industry (or any industry where contracts are involved), and you have questions on how best to protect your interests, please do not hesitate to contact us via phone, email or by submitting a contact form.
We’ll start with a no obligation chat where we’ll get to know you and understand your current challenges.
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