Protect yourself with ALA's free short-form contracts
You must always protect yourself by creating a contract the client will sign. After all, this is your livelihood at stake, and if something goes wrong, you'll need solid legal documentation to make sure you get paid.
ALA delivers big with 17 free short-form contracts that can be customized to fit project needs. They're written in plain, easy to understand language so all parties are clear about their obligations. ALA's contracts are free to members and can be downloaded from member profiles; nonmembers can purchase them for a fee.
James Zahn, FAIA, FALA, Esq., Of Counsel, Bryce Downey & Lenkov, LLC
For an overview of ALA contracts, check out the recent video presentation by James Zahn, FAIA, FALA, Esq., Of Counsel, Bryce Downey & Lenkov, LLC. He discusses the important components of each contract and shares insights about key clauses.
View the presentation here.