Speaker Agreement Contract

Have something to say? Becoming a speaker at events is a great way to share your message, grow your brand, and make some money. Be sure that your rights are protected by this legal contract, which was created for use by either speakers or event planners.

This Purchase Includes: 

  • A legal template in a Word Doc
  • Detailed instructions for customization of your template
  • Lifetime usage of the document
  • Access to any updates we make to the Speaker Agreement template in the future

The Legal Template Includes: 

  • Information about the engagement and presentation, including guidelines on specifying particular needs for the event

  • Compensation with a number of options available

  • Termination options

  • Intellectual Property

  • Likeness release

  • Policies related to recordings

  • Confidentiality 

  • Other legal clauses to help ensure you have everything you need


When you purchase the Speaker Agreement, you also receive access to the following bonuses at no additional cost to you: 

  • Businessese Contract Library -We’ve made it easier than ever to manage your Speaker Agreement. The Library contains 40+ different topics related to contracts. We provide definitions so you know exactly what things mean, along with tips for navigating the various provisions. The best part? We’re also giving you swipe copy so you can make updates to your Speaker Agreement with ease. (Value $350)
  • Businessese Contract Toolbox -The Toolbox gives you more information on working with your new Speaker Agreement template. We’ve also included information on contract amendments, along with our amendment template. We’ve also given you access to our Contract Guides, which cover topics like how to address artificial intelligence in your contracts to common contract mistakes. If you’ve ever wanted to “pick our brain” on contract best practices, this is where to do it! (Value: $100)

Who Needs the Speaker Agreement? 

This template can be used by speakers or event/conference organizers who are hiring speakers. It can be used for paid or unpaid speaking at in-person or virtual events.

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You will have lifetime usage of the template. Once you download it, you can use it as many times as you want for YOUR business, in accordance with our product license.

YES! We don’t expect you to be a legal expert, so when the law changes or we make an update to the template, we will send you a notification that there has been an update.

You will receive the template in a word doc format, which you can open as a google doc or in another word processing program, if needed.

Absolutely! We love playing matchmaker with our templates. Submit the contact form and we are happy to point you in the right direction.

No, even though Businessese is owned by a lawyer, it is not a law firm. If you are interested in engaging Danielle specifically, check out her law firm, Liss Legal, which is a completely separate business.

You can share your templates among your own business interests. For example, if you own two businesses, you can use it for each of those two businesses. You are strictly prohibited from sharing it outside of your own business interests. For more information, please visit our product license.