We deal with every type of music-related agreement on a daily basis, and can help you navigate these sometimes complex waters with ease. Some of the agreements that we can help you draft, negotiate, or review include:
Band Agreement – between band members; sets out who owns band name, who owns songs, what happens if a member leaves, how revenues are split, and so much more. A crucial first step for any serious artist.
Producer Agreement – between musicians and producer; crucial in order to outline whether producer is to receive songwriting credits, royalties on record sales, etc.
Recording Agreement – between label and artist; we can provide a comprehensive review of the record deal, and explain the real-world consequences for the artist.
Publishing and/or Co-Publishing Agreement
Publishing Administration Agreement
Incorporation Agreement - to set up Corporation. We act as the head office and records center for dozens of B.C. corporations, and have extensive experience in setting up and maintaining them.
Investor Agreement – need investors for your upcoming album/project? We can draft the agreement to ensure the best scenario for both the investors and the investee.
Side-man Agreement – between artist and hired musician
Live Performance Agreement – between artist and venue
Synchronization/Master Use Agreement – for use of songs in film/tv/online