Free Copyright Assignment Agreement (General)
This Copyright Assignment Agreement effectively assigns all rights and interests in a copyright to another. This agreement contains the title of the copyright, a detailed description of the work and any sums paid for the assignment. This Copyright Assignment Agreement expressly sets forth that the original copyright owner has full right and title to assign the copyright and that these rights revert to the new owner.
Disclaimer:This was not drafted by an attorney & should not be used as a legal document.
Copyright Assignment Agreement
THIS COPYRIGHT ASSIGNMENT AGREEMENT (herein referred to as the “Assignment”) is made and entered into this ________________ day of __________________ 20__, by and between _____________________________ (herein referred to as the “Assignor”), and __________________________________ (herein referred to as “Assignee”).
In consideration of the covenants and obligations contained herein, Assignor and Assignee represents and agrees as follows:
1. The Assignor hereby assigns to the Assignee the copyright in the following work:
Title / Description of the Work:
In consideration of the assignment of rights hereunder, the Assignee agrees to pay the Assignor a sum of $ and this assignment is null and void unless the said sum has been paid to and has been received by the Assignor on or before .
In consideration of this Assignment, the Assignor acknowledges receipt of due and sufficient consideration in final.
2. The Assignor warrants and represents that the Assignor is the sole creator or the sole owner of all copyrights in the Work, and that the Assignor has full power and authority to enter into this Agreement and that this Agreement does not infringe the rights of any third party.
3. The Assignor expressly agrees that from the date of this Assignment the Assignee shall own all copyrights in the Work. The Assignee shall have all benefit and dispose of these rights in any way and at his/her sole discretion.
4. This Assignment shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the State of ________. Any dispute, controversy or legal proceeding regarding this Assignment shall be resolved and adjudicated in the Courts of the State of _________________.
5. The Parties agree that this Agreement shall be binding upon the legal successors and assigns. This agreement is final.
6. The Assignor agrees to execute all documents necessary to effect the Assignment, as and where necessary to comply with applicable local laws.
Assignor: ______________________________ Date: __________________
Assignee: _____________________________ Date: __________________