Re: Work-for-Hire confusion
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Posted by M. Arthur Auslander on May 14, 2001 at 04:22:47:
In Reply to: Work-for-Hire confusion posted by Lou Fournier on May 12, 2001 at 07:59:14:
: I'm known for trainings in a particular field. I've been approached by an organization that wants to pay me, as an independent contractor consultant, to develop content for a training that they want but that I proposed to them.
: Who owns the content in such a situation??
: Thank you.
Dear Mr. Fournier,
It depends on the agreement and the written contract that legally binds the parties. Like it or not it is adviseable to find an Intellectual Property lawyer you can trust.
M. Arthur Auslander
The Intellectual Property Law Server
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