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    Assignment of Copyright in Musical Composition | Canada

    $2.29

    Canadian music publishers, obtain copyright in a composition written on a for-hire basis with this Assignment of Copyright form.

    • The composer assigns worldwide copyright in the work over to the publisher.
    • The assignment form contains a waiver of moral rights clause, which can be deleted if not applicable.
    • The songwriter is still entitled to performance royalties as a member of any performing rights society.

    Every music publisher in Canada needs a copy of the Assignment of Copyright in Musical Composition form. Get yours today.

    Download Type: Microsoft Word
    Last Updated: 17-July-2018
    SKU: 5037
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