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Catering Contract

Original price $497.00 - Original price $497.00
Original price
$497.00 - $497.00
Current price $497.00

In the realm of food service, adherence to laws and regulations is of paramount importance. Therefore, it is crucial to have a good catering contract right from the beginning, ensuring that your catering business is protected and well-prepared to handle any potential issues that may arise. By utilizing this contract, you create a strong foundation for your business relationships, instilling confidence and clarity for both parties involved. It outlines the terms and conditions that govern catering services. This contract establishes the scope of the catering services being offered, including details such as the type of events covered, the expected number of guests, overage of food order, price changes to food order, and any specific dietary or culinary preferences. It also addresses logistical considerations, such as the initial retainer to secure your catering services, future payments due, travel fees, duration of catering services, and much more.


What’s Included

This contract covers situations like: 

   - The selection of your final menu
   - Notification of client's guest count within a certain timeframe
   - Any substitutions or changes in guest size
   - Details of the meal service itself
   - What happens with any unused food and beverage
   - Any seasonal or otherwise food pricing adjustments, and much more!

→ Click the “What's Included” tab to see the full list!


Purchase of this contract also includes:

   - All updates that TLP may potentially make in the future. We update this particular contract often due to changing circumstances in the catering world.
   - A screenflow tutorial by Paige on how to use your contract template with our easy step-by-step process. Click on “Template Features” to see all features included.


Best Suited For

The Catering Contract is intended for Caterers offering services for weddings and events. 


Additional Questions

Have additional questions about the Catering Contract? Contact us HERE.


- Names of Parties to Agreement

- Contract Items and Package Clause

- Scope of Services Clause

- Fees & Retainer Clause

- Cancellation by Client Clause

- Rescheduling by Client Clause

- Final Menu & Guest Count Clause

- Catering Substitutions & Sizing Clause

- Catering Plates and Additional Items Clause

- Meal Service Clause

- Food Quantity Clause

- Unused Food and Beverage Clause

- Outdoor Disclaimer Clause

- Food Allergies Clause

- Food Pricing Adjustments Clause

- Insurance Clause

- Communication Clause

- Posting on Social Media Clause

- Travel Fees Clause

- Use of Catering Images Clause

- Model Release Clause

- Safe Working Environment Clause

- Indemnification Clause

- Maximum Damages Clause

- Limitation of Liability Clause

- Force Majeure Clause

- Cancellation of Services by Company Clause

- Sales Tax Clause

- Entire Agreement Clause

- Venue and Jurisdiction Clause

- Arbitration Clause

- Severability & No Waiver Clause

- Transfer Clause

- Headings Clause

- Notice Clause

- Counterparts; Facsimile Signatures Clause

- Signature Lines

template features

Every template is prepared by The Legal PaigeLLC, attorney drafted and reviewed, and created specifically for your industry.

Every template is created with easy-to-use fill-in-the-blanks for your unique business. We make it simple to identify what information you need to input with highlighted, editable sections.

Once you’ve finished, you can quickly copy/paste into your client management software, Google Docs, or Microsoft Word to send to clients in a snap.

All language is 100% legal mumbo jumbo-free (aka no complicated legal terms).

Plus, you'll get free access to future template updates from The Legal Paige.


DISCLAIMER: By purchasing a template contract and/or document from The Legal Paige, LLC, you are not given access to Paige and no attorney-client relationship is created.

All template documents are drafted using general U.S. contract principles and are not state-specific. Our products are easy-to-use and have highlighted, editable sections with commentary on what to amend according to your business practices and local state laws. You may modify the document on your own or find an attorney in your state to help you.

Some template documents are available in Canada, have been reviewed by a Canadian lawyer, and are drafted using general Canadian common law contract principles (not for use in Quebec due to civil law jurisdiction). Thus, if you purchase a Canadian template all language in the document will be applicable to your business operating in Canada. If you need assistance modifying the document, please find lawyer in your territory/province to help you.

How This Works

1. instant download

Choose your product and "add to cart" to purchase. Upon checkout, you’ll get instant access to your contract or clause in your email inbox within seconds. No waiting around for weeks on the lawyer down the street to draft a legal document that you're not even sure is legit.

2. make your edits

Not tech savvy? No worries - next: all you need to do is open the document in Microsoft Word (OR you can even Google Docs!). Here you'll edit the document with exactly what we've highlighted for you and get insights straight from The Legal Paige on how to tweak certain clauses to your own business practices.

3. Implement Right Away

Before your next coffee break, you'll be finished editing and ready to upload your brand-spanking-new legally legit document into your CRM... which means both you and your clients are protected from all the "what ifs".

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