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This Assignment of Copyright (the “Agreement”) is made and effective Date.
BETWEEN: Owner's Name (the “Owner”), having an address at:
Complete Address of Owner or Company
AND: Assignee's Name (the “Assignee”), having an address at:
Complete Address of Assignee or Assignee's company
The Owner represents and warrants that it is the owner of the copyright in the work described as:
Description of Work
The Owner represents and warrants that the Owner has the right, title and interest stated herewith in and to the Owned Work and has the power and authority to assign the proportion of rights that he owns in and to the Owned Work as stated herewith and provided in this Agreement.
For good and valuable consideration of the payment of the sum USD $1, the receipt and
sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, Owner hereby unconditionally and irrevocably transfers, conveys and assigns to Assignee all the rights, title and interest in and to the copyright in the Owned Work that he owns, together with all of the rights granted to the owner of a Copyright under the Country Name copyright laws, including but not limited to the unlimited and unrestricted right to reproduce, publish, adapt, modify, distribute, create derivative works based on the Owned Work publicly displayed, and to transmit the Owned Work digitally or by any other means.
Upon written request by Assignee, Owner shall execute any additional documents that may be required to confirm this Agreement and to establish Assignee’s ownership of the copyright in the Owned Work and the assignment made in this document.
The Owner understands and agrees that following this Agreement that the Assignee will be
the exclusive owner in and to the Owned Work and as such the Owner will not be permitted to use the Owned Work or perform any acts with respect to the Owned Work that will violate the Assignee’s exclusive rights as the true and lawful owner of the copyright in and to the Owned Work.
In Witness Whereof, the parties have executed this Agreement on the dates set forth first above, with full knowledge of its content and significance and intending to be legally bound by the terms hereof.