Speaker Agreement

Bright & Quirky Child Online Summit

Thank you for agreeing to be a part of the Bright & Quirky Child Online Summit 2020 (the “Summit”). This Speaker Agreement (this “Agreement”) is entered into between Bright & Quirky PLLC, a Washington professional limited liability company (“Bright & Quirky”) and the expert appearing in the Summit (the “Speaker”). We are delighted to have you as our guest for the Summit.

 

  1. Speaker Obligations and Acknowledgements.

 

a. Recording. To prepare the content for the Summit, Bright & Quirky will work with you to pre-record an interview (the “Recording”) at a date and time mutually agreeable between you and Bright & Quirky.

b. Personality Rights.  Speaker grants Bright & Quirky the right to use Speaker’s name, voice, appearance, likeness, image, words, participation, title, and professional designation in the Recordings and in materials or advertisements, physical or digital, related to the Recordings.

c. Editing.  The Speaker understands and acknowledges that Bright & Quirky may edit the Recording, however no edit may alter the intention of Speaker’s message. Excerpts of the Recording may also be used in Bright & Quirky parent education programs.

 

  1. Compensation.

 

As consideration for services to be rendered by Speaker under this Agreement, Bright & Quirky shall provide the Speaker:

 

a. Complimentary All Access Pass to access Summit Recordings, downloads and transcripts.

b. The opportunity to earn ambassador commission. Bright & Quirky will provide a custom link to track participants you send to the Summit who register to attend and purchase an All Access Pass. Bright & Quirky will send 33% commission, on participants who purchase through your custom link, minus any subscribers who cancel during the 30 day cancellation period. We appreciate you alerting your audience via email and/or social media about the Summit, which may help to ease their struggle.

c. An honorarium of $250 USD, if Speaker does not participate in ambassador marketing or earn at least $250 in ambassador commission.

 

  1. Work for Hire and Intellectual Property.  Speaker agrees that the Recordings and other works performed or created by the Speaker hereunder shall be considered “works made for hire” as contemplated by the United States Copyright Act of 1976, as amended, and shall be the exclusive property of Bright & Quirky. A copy of the recording can be made available to Speaker after the Summit upon request.

 

  1. Indemnification. Speaker agrees to indemnify, save and hold Bright & Quirky—and Bright & Quirky’s employees, Speakers, owners, and agents—harmless from and against any and all losses, expenses (including, but not limited to, payroll and income taxes and attorneys’ fees) and damages arising from any third party claims, demand, proceedings or actions that are the result of Speaker’s willful misconduct, gross negligence, or material breach of this Agreement.

 

  1. General Provisions.

 

a. Governing Law; Forum.  This Agreement will be governed in all respects by the laws of the United States of America and by the laws of the State of Washington.  The Parties consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in King County, Washington, as applicable, for any matter arising out of or relating to this Agreement.

b. Attorneys’ Fees.  If a Party seeks to enforce its rights under this Agreement through legal proceedings including arbitration, the non-prevailing party shall pay all costs and expenses incurred by the prevailing party, including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees.

c. Entire Agreement.  This Agreement, together with any other documents or exhibits incorporated herein by reference, constitutes the entire agreement between the parties relating to this subject matter and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements concerning such subject matter, whether written or oral.