Ahh, glad to know it's not just me!
*Also, Deb, great point from your lawyer about emails being a form of legal documentation - I knew there was a good reason for saving every. single. stinking. one I receive! :D
> On Feb 8, 2018, at 1:01 PM, Linda Feltner <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I'm with you, Deb...
> Even if someone inquires about a "ballpark" figure, I send what could be signed as a Letter of Agreement. It's a 10-14 point description so there can be no doubt of expectations. Sometimes the hours and amount are negotiated, of course, but they know up front what the copyright status they are getting, usage and other necessary points.
> They may scream when they get the email, but most don't, because I just saved them the trouble of writing a contract!
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> On 2/8/18 10:03 AM, Deborah Shaw wrote:
>> Had something similar (not the same person).
>> People complain about my long emails all the time BUT my lawyer says it’s a document that should be clear, complete, and stand up in a court of law. And I listen to her!
>> Ditto on the sigh.
>> Sent from my iPhone
>> Please excuse brevity, autocorrect and typos
>> On Feb 8, 2018, at 8:58 AM, Gail Guth <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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