Are you an online course owner and wondering what exactly should be on that little checkbox for 'terms' at checkout??
This template is perfect for:
Online video courses
Online audio courses
Online text/workbook courses
Online educators on any platform (Kajabi, Teachable, Thinkific, Ontraport, Gumroad, Podia, etc.)
Other digital programs/group coaching/mastermind or other digital-based “programs” that include materials and maybe some community elements like a Facebook group, Q&A calls, coaching, office hours, etc.
And it works for literally EVERY type of business in any industry that is selling something online and is providing resources to their participants.
PROTECTING YOUR STUFF!! And making it that much more difficult for copycats and scrapers to take your content without recourse.
**** PRO Tip: You may also want to consider Registering the Copyright for your program or course through the Electronic Copyright Website (https://www.copyright.gov/registration/). It costs less than $60 and you can protect your entire course as one “Work.”
Rules for anyone visiting your site and using your product
Guidelines about Facebook groups
Guidelines about coaching calls or Q&As
Minors/children use policy
Your copyright/IP policy for your content
Clarifying and protecting you about "lifetime access"
Creating guidelines for bonus materials/features
Dispute resolution policy
PLUS all the legal hocus-pocus to make it legit!
Template in an editable Word .doc format with customizable fields/options
Video screenflow of creative attorney Brittany Ratelle walking you through the template
.PDF of license, instructions, and our favorite hacks for customizing contract templates
License to use the template for your business purposes (you can send to an attorney or those you are doing business with, on your team and theirs).
This agreement contains clauses covering:
What “lifetime access” really means (and doesn’t mean)
FB group integration
Marco Polo Channels group integration
Alumni FB groups
Private/small group coaching rules
Accountability partners rules
Disclaimers against professional advice
Payment method/recurring billing/ACH
Intellectual property protection for both parties
Force majeure clause
arbitration/choice of venue
Plus ALL the legal schtuff to protect YOU
Jurisdiction: This template adheres to the US principles of contract law and is designed for those doing business in the United States. While similar principles may apply in your jurisdiction, please consult with a local attorney.
Disclaimer: The template includes instructions to customize the form for your particular business and creative needs. While this is an attorney-drafted document, the online landscape changes quickly and decisively and nothing in this transaction or document establishes an attorney-client relationship. If you have questions about the template and whether it fits your specific vision, operations or strategy -- please contact an attorney who practices in this area. Brittany Ratelle, LLC is NOT a law firm and cannot offer you legal advice in applying this document to your particular fact-situation. The information offered on CreativeContracts.co or BrittanyRatelle.com should be considered informational only and is NOT LEGAL ADVICE.