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Having this document in place is the only way to direct how your affairs must be handled should you become incapacitated.
It does not mean that you relinquish control of your affairs in the interim! Your decisions must be abided by until such time that you can no longer speak for yourself.
It may be called a durable, continuing, lasting or enduring power of attorney in your jurisdiction.
Review our guidelines and use our free template to assist you in compiling your document.
Our free photo release form is specifically tailored to make provision for a parent or legal guardian to enter into an agreement on behalf of a minor.
If a child’s image will be used for a sensitive issue such as bullying or child abuse, the photographer could stipulate that on the form.
Similarly, if parents wish to exclude any specific use, that could be noted too.
A borrower is normally in control of how and when repayments of a loan will be made.
However, an employer can simply deduct loan repayments from an employee's salary.
An employer should get the correct paperwork in order!
The employee should sign an acknowledgement of the debt AND should grant permission for deductions to be made by the employer.
Our free template is specifically tailored with the above in mind.
As homeowner you need peace of mind that you beloved pets and home will be well cared for whilst you are away on holiday.
As an independent contractor offering this service, you need to have an agreement in place that will clearly spell out the terms and conditions to both parties.
Make use of our free sample contract and pet and owner information sheets.
Entering into a referral agreement can be financially beneficial to a Company and the Agents promoting its products.
The Company can increase its presence in the market without incurring additional overheads and an Agent can earn money without having to carry inventory.
The key to a mutually beneficial relationship is in a fair value exchange and for both parties to understand exactly what the expectations and rewards are - and to have that in writing.
Review our sample legal document to assist you with compiling your agreement.
Our comprehensive free agreement includes:
If house sitting will be part of your service, you can incorporate relevant clauses from that template in your document.
We regularly see comments from both Landlords and Tenants about disputes arising and which course of action to follow.
The first question will always be: What is stipulated and agreed to in the Lease Agreement?
Quite often though, the answer is that they do not have a written agreement.
Landlord tenant law should not be a daunting subject for either party and both parties need to understand their rights and obligations.
We've compiled a variety of free landlord forms to use as templates. We also provide legal guidelines and links to your specific government pages where you can get even more information.
Having a checklist on hand during this important assignment can make things so much easier for the wedding photographer.
It can serve as a handy reminder of specific requests and a copy should be given to the photography coordinator so he/she will know what to look out for on the day.
The checklist is referenced in our free wedding photography contract and forms part of the complete agreement.
This is such a simple document to execute but it can have such a huge impact in a medical emergency when the parents cannot be reached quickly.
If your child will be spending time away from you, you can give a Medical Consent form to a trusted adult who will be with your child.
It will also be immensely useful to your childminder to have all the child's medical information at hand and could be vital to attending personnel in an emergency.
Use our free template to compile your form.
Photographers are most welcome to use our free legal form and adapt it to suit their requirements.
Prospective bridal couples should also take a look to see what is typically included in such an agreement!
We make provision for eventualities such as:
It may be a legal requirement of your local DMV to have a Bill of Sale when transferring ownership of a vehicle and many of the official sites publish a template.
Their main aim is to record the price paid for a specific vehicle upon which duties and or taxes will be levied.
However! They do not necessarily spell out the terms and conditions of the transaction to which buyer and seller agree.
Take a look at our free sample documents where you can achieve both:
Photographers don’t need a model release of anyone taken in a public space unless:
We have a number of free sample model release forms for your use.
Simply put, it is a less formal court setting where a claimant can present his/her case without having to hire an attorney.
Most often the case will be presented to a judge only, whose decision is final. There are some jurisdictions where you may request a jury trial and may appeal a decision.
The main difference to higher courts is the limit to any one claim and this differs vastly from one jurisdiction to the next.
We provide an overview of these claim limits with links to the official sites.
These are the steps you need to follow to patent your invention:
Going through our pages on patenting will give you a very good idea of the process and what is involved. This can help you decide how much you can do yourself and if and when you need to call in a specialized patent attorney.