Assignment Agreement: of music copyright; sale plus royalty; limited territory

Template: Assignment Agreement: of music copyright; sale plus royalty; limited territory

What Net Lawman says about this template:

"This agreement is for the sale of rights in music or choreographic work. It could be used by either the buyer or the seller. It covers protection for both in reasonable balance. Of course, you may edit out any paragraph that you think may overly favour your counter party.

The work could be of any size, complexity or for any purpose. For example, it could be:

  • a jingle that a company wishes to use in multiple marketing campaigns to reinforce a brand

  • a song that a production company wishes to incorporate in a West End musical

  • music written specifically to accompany a short film made by the buyer

  • a composition inherited by a family relative of the composer, who now wishes to sell

The agreement preserves the composer’s or originator’s rights to sell the same composition in different markets by limiting the extent of rights sold in this deal. You can restrict what is being sold by reference to use, publication, time, country, language, medium, or as you decide. It preserves moral rights as composer."

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