Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers

Author: Tad Crawford
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9781581152746
Format: PDF
Download Now
New Third Edition! Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers provides 40 essential forms and checklists—all ready to copy and put to immediate use in any graphic design studio! Each form includes step-by-step instructions and can be used as is, or easily tailored to meet a specific business situation. This latest edition features brand-new forms for employment and lease agreements, as well as revised examples of letter of interest, estimate for client, preliminary budget and schedule report, purchase order, status report, contracts with illustrator/photographer/printer, nondisclosure agreements, copyright application, and much more. Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers also includes standard contractual advice, surefire business systems, and hundreds of no-nonsense tips for managing the office, getting clients, and negotiating the best deals. Plus, an accompanying CD-ROM offers electronic copies of all these forms in both Mac and PC formats. • Provides 40 ready-to-use forms and checklists for virtually any situation • Features a CD-ROM with electronic versions of the forms in both Mac and PC formats

Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers

Author: Eva Doman Bruck
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1621532828
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download Now
This classic industry tool, now in its fourth edition, brings together more than fifty essential and ready-to-use forms for graphic designers. All forms are accompanied by thorough explanations and are made available on CD-ROM so that they can be easily customized. Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers also provides step-by-step instructions, advice on standard contractual provisions, and unique negotiation checklists so you can deal correctly with clients and manage your office efficiently. Included are: Project plan and budget Proposal form Credit reference form Job index Job sheet Time sheet Studio production schedule Estimate request form Artwork log and digital file management Project confirmation agreement Website design agreement Contract with illustrator or photographer Employment agreement Applications for copyright registration of designs Trademark application Commercial lease And many more New to this edition are forms for arbitration, general and mutual releases, employee warning and dismissal letters, and promissory notes. Don’t get stuck paying expensive lawyers’ fees or accepting less than what your designs are worth. Whether you are an established designer or just starting out, this guide will help you to save money, protect yourself, and negotiate for maximum profit.

Business and Legal Forms for Photographers

Author: Tad Crawford
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1581156693
Format: PDF, Kindle
Download Now
Business and Legal Forms for Photographers, 4th Edition contains 34 forms for photographers, each accompanied by step-by-step instructions, advice on standard contractual provisions, and unique negotiation checklists to guide professionals to the best deal. Included are contracts for wedding, portrait, and assignment photography; publishing, collaboration, and licensing contracts; property and model releases; assignment estimate/confirmation/invoice; delivery memo; stock photography invoice; stock agency agreement; permission form; copyright registration and transfer forms; nondisclosure agreement; license of rights; license of electronic rights; trademark application; employment application and agreement; and more Electronic versions of each form are provided online on a supplemental website, with instructions in the book on how to gain access. New to this edition are forms for leases, subleases, and lease assignments, plus an update to cover changes in copyright registration. Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a broad range of books on the visual and performing arts, with emphasis on the business of art. Our titles cover subjects such as graphic design, theater, branding, fine art, photography, interior design, writing, acting, film, how to start careers, business and legal forms, business practices, and more. While we don't aspire to publish a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are deeply committed to quality books that help creative professionals succeed and thrive. We often publish in areas overlooked by other publishers and welcome the author whose expertise can help our audience of readers.

Business and Legal Forms for Illustrators

Author: Tad Crawford
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1621535061
Format: PDF, Mobi
Download Now
The fourth edition of this popular guide contains twenty-nine of the most essential business and legal forms to meet the everyday needs of today’s illustrators. Updated throughout, new forms include a promissory note, releases, and an agreement to arbitrate. Each form is accompanied by step-by-step instructions, advice on standard contractual provisions, and unique negotiation checklists for making the best deal. Included are: Estimate • Confirmation of Assignment • Invoice • Illustrator-Agent Contract • Book Publishing Contract • Collaboration Contract • Contract for the Sale of an Artwork • Contract for Receipt and Holding of Artwork • Illustrator-Gallery Contract with Record of Consignment and Statement of Account • Licensing Contract to Merchandise Images • Release Form for Models • Property Release • Permission Form • Nondisclosure Agreement for Submitting Ideas • Copyright Transfer Form • Application for Copyright Registration of Artwork • License of Rights and Electronic Rights • Contract with an Independent Contractor • Trademark Application • Commercial Lease • Sublease • Lease Assignment The collection provides a password and link to a supplemental website, which contains all the discussed forms for both the PC and Mac platforms. Thorough discussions of legal issues relevant to the industry make this a must-read for any illustrator—established or starting out. Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a broad range of books on the visual and performing arts, with emphasis on the business of art. Our titles cover subjects such as graphic design, theater, branding, fine art, photography, interior design, writing, acting, film, how to start careers, business and legal forms, business practices, and more. While we don't aspire to publish a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are deeply committed to quality books that help creative professionals succeed and thrive. We often publish in areas overlooked by other publishers and welcome the author whose expertise can help our audience of readers.

Business and Legal Forms for Industrial Designers

Author: Tad Crawford
Publisher: Allworth Communications, Inc.
ISBN: 1581153988
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Download Now
&Quot;This guide by attorneys Tad Crawford and Carl W. Battle and design industry professional Eva Doman Bruck provides the skills and tools to manage industrial design projects from start to finish. Business and Legal Forms for Industrial Designers contains forty-six crucial business and legal forms (on CD-ROM for Mac and PC)."--BOOK JACKET.

Business and Legal Forms for Crafts

Author: Tad Crawford
Publisher: Allworth Communications, Inc.
ISBN: 1581154135
Format: PDF, Mobi
Download Now
Now the only business—forms book tailored specifically to the needs of craftmakers has been revised, bringing its 30 indispensable, ready—to—use forms and negotiation checklists completely up to date. And this new edition includes an ultra—convenient CD—ROM, so the forms can be copied electronically, modified, customized, and saved, ready for the crafter's next project. The crafts market is over $14 billion annually, and Business and Legal Forms for Crafts is the one book every crafter—businessperson must have. • Replaces ISBN: 1-88059-87-0

Business and Legal Forms for Fine Artists

Author: Tad Crawford
Publisher: Allworth Communications, Inc.
ISBN: 1581154283
Format: PDF, Kindle
Download Now
The fourth edition of this eminently useful book includes new forms for hiring and firing employees, agreements to arbitrate, promissory notes, and general releases. Also included are a contract for the sale of an artwork, contract for a commission, delivery-of-art confirmation form, artist-gallery contract, contract for an exhibition loan, model release, commercial lease, sublease, and lease assignment, and much more. Each form includes step-by-step instructions, advice, and unique negotiation checklists for making the best deal possible. A convenient CD-ROM lets buyers customize and print their forms from any PC or Mac. Every fine artist needs a copy of this remarkable guide!

Business and Legal Forms for Authors and Self publishers

Author: Tad Crawford
Publisher: Allworth Communications, Inc.
ISBN: 1581153953
Format: PDF, Kindle
Download Now
Containing 24 essential business and legal forms for authors and self-publishers, this revised guide includes four new forms: e-book contract, e-article contract, translation contract, and reversion of rights agreement. Each form is accompanied by step-by-step instructions, advice on standard contractual provisions, and unique negotiation checklists for making the best deal. Other forms include: estimate, confirmation, permission, and nondisclosure forms; and contracts with agents, publishers, designers, and printers. • "This... book could save you time and keep you from having to learn firsthand some unpleasant lessons." -Writer's Connection • Includes a CD-ROM with electronic versions of the forms in both PC and Mac formats • This replaces 1-58115-039-3, which sold 27,000 copies

Business and Legal Forms for Industrial Designers

Author: Carl Battle
Publisher: Allworth
ISBN: 9781581153989
Format: PDF, ePub
Download Now
Forty-five essential forms and checklists-all ready to copy and put to immediate use in any industrial design studio-are provided here. Each form includes step-by-step instructions and can be used as is, or easily tailored to meet a specific business situation. Some of the forms include jobs master index, project plan and budget, time sheet, creative log, initial survey, estimate request form, work change order, collection letters, and much more. Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a broad range of books on the visual and performing arts, with emphasis on the business of art. Our titles cover subjects such as graphic design, theater, branding, fine art, photography, interior design, writing, acting, film, how to start careers, business and legal forms, business practices, and more. While we don't aspire to publish a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are deeply committed to quality books that help creative professionals succeed and thrive. We often publish in areas overlooked by other publishers and welcome the author whose expertise can help our audience of readers.