Contracts & Agreements
Here is a range of sample contracts and agreements that were drawn up by Catherine Pocock (LLB (Hons), LLM (Distinction), our Public Affairs Administrator & Paralegal at BASCA (2014/2015).
These can be used by members and are also designed to give you an insight into contractual terminology.
The Agreements you will find are:
If you need general advice about contracts or copyright, please check out the various articles and info guides in the Information Sheets & Articles section of the members’ area. There is also additional information available for songwriters who are just beginning their careers on the BBC Introducing website.
Please note that these specimen agreements and any accompanying notes are provided by way of example only and do not replace the need to take professional advice from a lawyer specialising in such agreements before entering into any such agreement. Whilst BASCA has taken all reasonable steps to ensure that the specimen agreements are accurate and reflect current industry practice, BASCA will accept no liability for errors or omissions.