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Episode 17. Event Contracts: What You Need To Know NOW and Planning for the Future

May 05, 2020 Kristina Daniele
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Episode 17. Event Contracts: What You Need To Know NOW and Planning for the Future
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EXPOsed Conferences™ Podcast
Episode 17. Event Contracts: What You Need To Know NOW and Planning for the Future
May 05, 2020
Kristina Daniele

Some say fun & law can’t coexist, but that means they haven’t met Annette Stepanian, a real lawyer who makes the law practical, approachable, and dare we say it – even a little fun. Not only can she lay down the law, but Annette equips other creative professionals and small business owners with the legal and business knowledge needed to confidently start and grow their businesses. 

Committed to making legal information accessible for small business owners and entrepreneurs, Annette founded Your Legal BFF®, your go-to online legal bestie for easy to understand and industry specific contract templates and trainings. Through Your Legal BFF® products, one-on-one services and the Office Talk podcast, Annette combines her passion for law and small business to help entrepreneurs protect their business baby! Learn more at www.annettestepanian.com or www.yourlegalbff.com.

On Today’s Episode of EXPOsed Conferences™ Podcast Annette helps walk us through some of the challenges we are facing when it comes to our Event Contracts as our events are being cancelled and postponed due to COVID-19.  Annette helps us identify areas we might need to rethink contracts, explaining what Force Majeure Clause in further detail and how we can rethink our event contracts to update or plan for future events.

*Please note there is a little bit of static on this episode, we apologize for any inconvenience in advance.

On this episode we will expose...

-Key areas you should pay attention to and discuss with your clients when reviewing your event contracts
- What is Force Majeure Clause really and does COVID-19 fall under the Force Majeure Clause?
-What potential reprocussions can an event planner expect when dealing with event cancellation and what is the financial impact can it have on their business?
-Understanding under what conditions you might consider when postponing your event
-Thinking through the "breakup" of your contracts - to honor your contracts and preserving your relationships
-How you can anticipate risk and make adjustments to your existing contracts
-Considerations you should make when amending your event contracts
-Best practices for communicating with your vendors and stakeholders
-Preventive measures you can take now to re-evaluate your business

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Support Future Episodes: Join EXPOsed Conferences™ Podcast tribe of industry professionals and support future episodes!  As a Patron of the podcast you have access to bonus episodes, resources  and more that will help you take your events to the next level.

Get Social: Follow us on Instagram to see what's coming up on a future show and to see EXPOsed Conferences™ live at industry events. 

Let's Connect! I would love to hear from you!  Have an idea for a future show or want to be a guest on a future episode?  Email me to schedule an exploratory call at exposedconferencespodcast@yahoo.com

This episode has been a production by EXPOsed Conferences™ Podcast © February 2019 all rights reserved.

Support the show (http://patreon.com/exposedconferencespodcast)

Show Notes

Some say fun & law can’t coexist, but that means they haven’t met Annette Stepanian, a real lawyer who makes the law practical, approachable, and dare we say it – even a little fun. Not only can she lay down the law, but Annette equips other creative professionals and small business owners with the legal and business knowledge needed to confidently start and grow their businesses. 

Committed to making legal information accessible for small business owners and entrepreneurs, Annette founded Your Legal BFF®, your go-to online legal bestie for easy to understand and industry specific contract templates and trainings. Through Your Legal BFF® products, one-on-one services and the Office Talk podcast, Annette combines her passion for law and small business to help entrepreneurs protect their business baby! Learn more at www.annettestepanian.com or www.yourlegalbff.com.

On Today’s Episode of EXPOsed Conferences™ Podcast Annette helps walk us through some of the challenges we are facing when it comes to our Event Contracts as our events are being cancelled and postponed due to COVID-19.  Annette helps us identify areas we might need to rethink contracts, explaining what Force Majeure Clause in further detail and how we can rethink our event contracts to update or plan for future events.

*Please note there is a little bit of static on this episode, we apologize for any inconvenience in advance.

On this episode we will expose...

-Key areas you should pay attention to and discuss with your clients when reviewing your event contracts
- What is Force Majeure Clause really and does COVID-19 fall under the Force Majeure Clause?
-What potential reprocussions can an event planner expect when dealing with event cancellation and what is the financial impact can it have on their business?
-Understanding under what conditions you might consider when postponing your event
-Thinking through the "breakup" of your contracts - to honor your contracts and preserving your relationships
-How you can anticipate risk and make adjustments to your existing contracts
-Considerations you should make when amending your event contracts
-Best practices for communicating with your vendors and stakeholders
-Preventive measures you can take now to re-evaluate your business

Want more EXPOsed Conferences™ Podcast?!

Tune In: New Episodes are available every Tuesday and don't forget to subscribe to the podcast to receive notifications about future episodes.  Rate this episode (1-5) and be entered to be upgraded to "SQUAD" status....see "Support Future Episodes" for more details.

Support Future Episodes: Join EXPOsed Conferences™ Podcast tribe of industry professionals and support future episodes!  As a Patron of the podcast you have access to bonus episodes, resources  and more that will help you take your events to the next level.

Get Social: Follow us on Instagram to see what's coming up on a future show and to see EXPOsed Conferences™ live at industry events. 

Let's Connect! I would love to hear from you!  Have an idea for a future show or want to be a guest on a future episode?  Email me to schedule an exploratory call at exposedconferencespodcast@yahoo.com

This episode has been a production by EXPOsed Conferences™ Podcast © February 2019 all rights reserved.

Support the show (http://patreon.com/exposedconferencespodcast)