The Podcast Host Agreement is a legally binding contract between a podcast producer (or the company behind the podcast) and the host(s) of the podcast. This agreement outlines the terms of the working relationship, defines the roles and responsibilities of the parties involved, and helps prevent potential disputes.
Key clauses include:
Services and Performance: outlining the host’s responsibilities regarding episode preparation, recording schedules, promotional efforts, and possible guest interactions.
Compensation: defining when and how the host will be compensated.
Intellectual Property Assignment: granting the producer or company the rights to the content produced.
Right of Publicity: granting the producer the right to use the host’s name, likeness, and other personal attributes for promotional and other purposes related to the podcast.
And much more…