Terms of Service
Nature of Agreement
As a/the composer, lyricist or arranger of the works (songs), YOU assign (transfer) YOUR share of the
publishing rights and the right to collect YOUR royalties on YOUR behalf for the term of this
What is LAN?
LAN (Liquid Audio Network) is a group of Drum & Bass Enthusiasts who want to create a movement.
For this movement, we want to promote underground Drum & Bass Composers all around the world
on YouTube to gather together and become stronger and stronger.
Our aim is to give the producers as much as possible back, why we grant 90% to YOU and 10% to us.
Therefore we need some rights.
Rights given to Liquid Audio Network
The rights given to Liquid Audio Network include but are not limited to:
- Publishing rights for Youtube
- Duplication rights
- Public performance rights
- Broadcast rights
- Public broadcasting rights
For other social media platforms like Soundcloud, Twitter and further promotion:
- Synchronisation rights
- Print, multi-media, database and telecommunication rights
- Graphical rights
90% to YOU, 10% to Liquid Audio Network.
Liquid Audio Network uses a 3rd Party agent (YouTube) to collect YOUR royalties.
All titles confirmed by YOU for publishing will be included in this agreement.
Terms & Termination
Commencement: This agreement starts on signature/ file submission
Minimum duration: 12 months after signing this agreement. The contract will be renewed at the end of the duration if not wished elsewise
Termination: YOU can cancel whenever YOU like. You will get your rights back as soon as you
cancelled it and the minimum duration of 12 months is over. After you cancel the agreement we will
keep the right needed for YouTube for a period of 6 months
We will pay YOU out in a half-year period, which means, you’ll have your payday on the first of
January and on the first of June as long as our 3rd Parties paid us out for your track.
For YouTube, this would mean your song would have to generate an income of 100$ before we can
pay you out.
However, if you want to know how much income your song has generated on YouTube, you are free
to ask us via mail and get a response in 14 Days.
YOU reserve the right to audit Liquid Audio Network with 30 days’ notice and by authorised Swiss
accountants, maximum once per year and at YOUR expense.
Guarantee & Warranty
YOU guarantee that:
YOU are a full owner in the copyrights included in this agreement.
Where any titles infringe the rights of a 3rd party, YOU warrant Liquid Audio Network and its
PARTNERS immunity from any wrong-doing.
YOU grant Liquid Audio Network the right to use all official artwork, product, video-clips, biography
and likenesses free of charge for promotion.
This agreement cannot be changed except in writing and signed by both parties. Illegality or
unenforceability of any portion of the agreement shall not affect the legality and enforceability of the
Any interpretation and/or enforcement of this agreement shall be in accordance with Swiss Law as
enforced in Zürich, Switzerland.
By checking the checkbox and submitting a song, I acknowledge and agree that I have read this contract. Further, I understand, agree to and will abide
by all the terms and conditions as set out above.