This sample agreement is included in the information sheet Confidential information – protecting your ideas which explains how to protect ideas and outline the law of confidentiality.
This sample Copyright Licensing Agreement should be used when a person who owns the copyright in creative content wishes to give permission to another person to use their content (whether a visual artwork, text, music, film or other content) in a particular way.
If you are owed money and it hasn't been paid, the first step is to send a letter of demand. This is a template which you can adapt.
This agreement should be used when a game developer or game development company is developing an interactive media project (Game) and wants to engage a third party contractor, such as an animator, programmmer or graphic artist.
This sample Game Loan Agreement should be used when a game developer or game developers want to borrow money from a private individual (not a bank, government agency or funding body) to finance the development of a game or app. The loan is unsecured and interest free until the stated ‘repayment date’. It attracts interest if not repaid on that date. The developer must repay the loan out of the revenue earned by the Game in priority to paying the development team.
This sample agreement should be used when a visual artist agrees to licence an existing visual image for multiple reproduction.
This agreement can be used between an artist and a manufacturer.
A template letter of demand that you can send if you believe a person or organisation is infringing your moral rights.
This sample Music Commission Agreement for Games should be used when a game developer wants a composer, musician or band either to create original music for use in the developer’s game or to adapt existing music into a new composition or arrangement.
This sample Music Licence for Games (often referred to as a synchronisation licence or master licence) is for use where a game developer wants to synchronise existing music and an existing master recording of the music to a soundtrack for a game. It is appropriate when the composer of the music owns the copyright in both the music (and lyrics) and the sound recording.
This sample agreement should be used by artists or arts organisations when obtaining sponsorship for a particular event or activity, such as a festival, performance or exhibition.
This sample agreement can be used for hiring a place/space for short period of time.
When engaging volunteers it is very important to have an agreement in writing which sets out your obligations, their obligations and creates a mutual understanding that the position will be unpaid.
This sample WORKSHOP PARTICIPATION DEED should be used when a person takes part in a workshop in which they will create copyright material, for example by writing text, composing music, creating new dance movement or coming up with new lines for a play, and possibly performs the material created.