Work Made For Hire Agreement
(Content Contributor)


Summary

This form is a Work Made for Hire Agreement between a company and a contractor it retains to contribute content for publication on the company’s website. It confers all rights in the commissioned works (e.g., articles and all copyrights therein) to the company. This form includes practical guidance and drafting notes.While this form is a standalone agreement, it can easily be incorporated into a more comprehensive agreement that contains additional provisions relating to the employer-employee or employer-consultant relationship, such as assignment of inventions, non-competition, and/or confidentiality agreements.For guidance on work made for hire issues, see Works Made for Hire. For guidance on invention assignments and confidentiality agreements, see Assignments of Inventions, Assignment of Employee Inventions State Law Survey, and Confidentiality Agreements.