Social Media Business/Brand Use Policy
Are you a business or brand and using social media? Have you been warned that you need to be careful about what your team members, freelancers, employees or contractors are posting about your business, or representing your business?
Get this downloadable Social Media Business Use Policy that has a complete swipable policy you can use for your OWN business. Simply download, copy, and paste into your employee handbook and be on your merry way. You could also use this policy as the basis of a compliance training, team meeting, or other huddle so that your whole organization is on the up-and-up with the latest rules and regulations while using social media to promote your business.
This policy template is:
- Attorney- drafted
- Color-coded and customizable as Word .doc
++++++++ PLUS it has all of the legalese to make it legit in the eyes of a higher power, a judge, or Oprah (not necessarily in that order). Don’t let the logistics keep you from expanding your business protecting yourself against bad or hasty decisions. Have something solid TOMORROW so that when someone is interested in what you have to offer -- you can work with them immediately in the way that matches your brand, your professionalism, and your commitment to clarity.
Within one hour of start-to-finish you can download this, personalize to your business, and have it uploaded to a free e-sign service like Hellosign or Docusign, or integrated it into your client software system like Dubsado, 17 Hats, or Honeybook. BAM -- you are ready to PLAY BALL.
- Template in an editable Word .doc format with customizable fields/options
- Video screenflow of attorney for creatives Brittany Ratelle walking you through the template
- .PDF 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).
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. Please consult with a local attorney if you have any business-specific questions.
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 contract terms and whether it fits your specific vision, operations or strategy -- please contact an attorney who practices in this area in your jurisdiction. This template is sold by Brittany Ratelle, LLC which 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.
Authorized Use: This template is for your individual use only. You may reuse this form as many times as you need for your business transactions, or in multiple brands or businesses as long as it is owned and controlled by the same purchaser. Brittany Ratelle LLC grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable right to use the template in your business or personal affairs. You can send it to whoever you are doing business with for their signature (including their support staff), and you can send it to an attorney to review or edit.
Prohibited Use: You may not license, sublicense, sell, resell, transfer, assign, distribute, or make this document available to a third party, other than the people listed above. You may not upload this document to a website, email it to someone, or otherwise share it publicly.