Option Agreement for Rights to Life Story


Secure the worldwide rights to a person's biography for film, TV, book or other media with this Option Agreement for Rights to Life Story.

  • The option can be renewed for two additional terms after the initial term.
  • The person gives up his or her rights to their life story to the writer, even if the writer does not actually develop a project from the rights.
  • The writer will use best efforts to develop a project, but is under no obligation to do so.
  • The writer shall pay the person a specified amount for each project developed from the rights.

Don't lose an opportunity to get exclusive rights to a fascinating life story. Step 1: Buy the Option Agreement template. Step 2: Get it signed!

Download Type: Microsoft Word
SKU: 7123
Last Updated: 14-Apr-2016
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