Commercial Licensing Course
Commercial Licensing Course
Whether as your main focus or as a cross-sell, commercial photography (such as headshots, product and marketing photographs) is a wonderful revenue stream for your photography business. In this multi-video course from TheLawTog, you’ll be walked through the steps to effectively implement commercial photography services and understand the legalities needed to be successful.
Video topics include:
- Commercial v portrait - how to properly define each specific type to ensure you’re managing the relationship properly
- Copyright and licensing - learn the ins and outs of copyright legalities and the breadth of protections needed
- Licensing galore - understand the breadth of options for licensing and how to manage expectations with client
- Legal 411 - outline of needed legal documents and liability protection measures
- Legal best practices - learn step-by-step to spot potential legal issues and policies to implement to help prevent issues
- Cross-marketing- how to effectively cross-market between personal portraiture and commercial photography
- And more!
Note: This course is an on-demand video course loaded into your TheLawTog portal account. No contracts or licenses are included in this course as it is educational only.
Course includes one year of access so you can learn at your own pace, without any rush, and you can take a break if something comes up.
Template in .doc for easy copy-paste
Highlighted guides and notes for easy fill-in-the-blank customization
Access to TLT KNOWLEDGE BASE - explanations of key contractual provisions so you understand and can explain to your clients
#1 Download instantly via email
#2 Back-up to your digital file system for use in future
#3 Fill-in-the-blank and edit based on guides in the contract
#4 Copy/paste into any online contract signing system or CRM for use!
Why choose TheLawTog?
Headed by Rachel Brenke, TheLawTog is the only dedicated resource for photographers. With practicing lawyers, business consultants, CPA, financial planners (and more!) you’ll get information with first-hand experience to help your photography business.
Can I edit the contracts?
Yes! They come as .doc files so you can fill-in-the-blank, remove or add what you need. We provide options and headings to easily allow for editing.
Can I use these contracts if not in the US?
TheLawTog®’s contract forms are drafted on general American law-based contract principles and are applicable to many states. Due to variations in law based on location and business policies, the contracts are editable and easily adaptable. If you are a photographer outside the US, the policies may be implemented for your business, but U.S. Federal Copyright laws and other legal theories may not apply. For example, in the United States, unless otherwise contracted, the photographer retains copyright ownership of images. However, in other countries, the law may give the copyright ownership to the client and necessitate a provision for transfer.
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