This package includes essential forms for defining the rights and obligations of an author and publisher of written and/or electronic works and preventing future disputes. The forms included are designed to handle the potential issues that may arise in a wide variety of transactions. Purchase of this package is a savings of 50% off purchasing the forms individually!
This package includes the following forms:
Agreement to Co-Publish Book – This agreement is between an investor and the author of a book whereby they agree that investor will invest a sum of money to go to the expenses of publishing and distributing the book in exchange for a percentage of the profits.
Collaboration Agreement Between Writers – This form is a collaboration agreement between two authors to share profits and expenses equally regarding the novel, book, or screenplay, etc. that they are writing together.
Agreement Between Publisher and Author of a Book to Publish a Book – This form is a sample of a standard agreement between a publisher and the author of a book to publish a book.
Assignment of Rights to Unpublished Manuscript – This form is a sample of a standard agreement between a publisher and the author of a book to publish a book.
Publishing Agreement with Author who Reserves Digital Publication Rights – An e-book (short for electronic book, also written eBook) is the digital media equivalent of a conventional printed book. Such documents are usually read on personal computers, or on dedicated hardware devices known as e-book readers or e-book devices. This form is an agreement between a publisher and author, with the author reserving electronic publication rights.
Publishing Agreement with Author for Digital Publication Rights as well as Print – This is a comprehensive form covering the terms and rights and obligations of the parties for publication of an e-book. Provisions are made for assignability, record-keeping and accounting, handling of revisions, proofs, royalties, and much more.
Assignment of Publication Rights to E-Books – This form is used to assign the authors publication rights to another, by granting a non-exclusive license to the use of the author’s works in electronic form.
Independent Contractor Agreement for the Sale of Book – This form is used by an independent contractor to sell a book, defining the boundaries of the relationship between the parties, terms of the sale, assignability, arbitration of disputes, and more. An independent contractor is a person or business who performs services for another person under an express or implied agreement and who is not subject to the other’s control, or right to control, the manner and means of performing the services. The person who hires an independent contractor is not liable to others for the acts or omissions of the independent contractor. An independent contractor is distinguished from an employee, who works regularly for an employer.