Assign copyright of a musical composition back to the songwriter under a reversion clause with this Assignment of Copyright form.
Some songwriter contracts contain a reversion provision, which gives the songwriter the right to repurchase copyright to one or more songs or compositions for a specified sum after a certain length of time or on certain conditions.
If that happens, the music publisher must reassign the copyright back to the songwriter.
Obtain publishing rights for an original piece of music with this easy-to-use Music Publishing Agreement template for the USA and Canada.
Transfer of Rights. A composer sells and transfers all of its right and title to an original musical composition (including copyright) to the music publisher, in return for a percentage royalty on the sales of printed sheet music and recordings, licensing fees and performance royalties.
Music publishers, appoint agents in foreign markets with this Music Publishing Foreign Agency Agreement.
The foreign agent agrees to act as the publisher's representative in foreign markets, to promote and market music (or musical recordings), negotiate deals and grant sub-publishing rights to third parties within such foreign markets.
The agent will be paid a commission based on a percentage of sales and licensing fees received by the publisher.
Appoint sub-publishers who will distribute, market and sell music in a defined territory for a publisher with this Music Sub-Publishing Agreement template.
The sub-publisher will have certain synchronization, mechanical and performance rights to the music only inside of the territory, for instance, synchronization rights for motion pictures made within the territory.
The music publisher reserves all rights in the music and all copyright for all areas outside of the.....
In order to publish music throughout the world, a music publisher requires the composer or songwriter to assign the copyright for the musical composition over to the publisher. This Assignment of Copyright form is for copyrights registered in the United States.
All of the writer's rights in the work are assigned to the publisher, together with all copyright and renewals.
The form contains a statement that the composition is a work made for hire under the U.S. Copyrigh.....