Contracts: 4 Things to Know about "Force Majeure"/ "Acts of God"

Contracts: 4 Things to Know about "Force Majeure"/ "Acts of God"

HAPPY HURRICANE SEASON!

Florence is bearing down on the East Coast, so today, we’re talking about "Acts of God," aka Force Majeure events.  You might have noticed this word in the boring-AF parts at the end of our contract templates or in any other contract drafted by an attorney.  So what is this, and why is it so important?

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Do I need a Model Release for Wedding Guests?

Do I need a Model Release for Wedding Guests?

By this point, you probably know that any contract you sign with a couple needs to have a model release in it. But….. why do you need a model release? And do you need a model release for wedding guests too?

What is a model release?

A model release is permission to use someone’s image or likeness in a commercial manner. But what does that actually mean?

“Image or likeness” means anything that identifies a person. This could be their photo, voice, even something as small as their hand if it identifies them as “them.” [True story/ derailment: I worked with an agency who got sued because someone said they used their hand without a model release]….

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5 Must-Have Wedding Planner Contract Terms

5 Must-Have Wedding Planner Contract Terms

What are the Wedding Planner Contract Terms and Event Planner Contract Terms YOU need to know about?

Wedding Planner Contracts and Event Planner Contracts tend to be one of the longest contracts I write for wedding pros. Why? Because you do EVERYTHING.

I’ve used my years of experience working with wedding pros to compile this list of 5 Must Have Wedding Planner Contract Terms to include in your Event Planning Contracts. And guess what? It’s free and you don’t even need to give me your email to access it! 😉

Let’s get to it…..

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