This document provides for the transfer of ownership and other rights in an article or
editorial from an owner/author to an assignee. This form is intended to provide standard
provisions, such as for the amount of consideration and for the transfer and assignment
of copyrights. This agreement provides opportunities for modification to best fit the
needs of the contracting parties. This agreement is useful to any individual seeking to
assign and transfer ownership rights, such as the right to copy, for a piece of written
ASSIGNMENT OF ARTICLE OR EDITORIAL
This assignment (“Assignment) is made and entered into this day of
, 20 , by and between ________ [Assignor’s name] ___________ of ________
[Address] __________ (the “Assignor”) and __________ [Assignee’s name] ____________ of
___________ [Address] __________________.
In consideration of the covenants and obligations contained herein and FOR GOOD AND
VALUABLE CONSIDERATION, receipt of which consideration is hereby acknowledged,
Assignor and Assignee represent and agree as follows:
1. The Assignor does hereby voluntarily transfer and assign to the Assignee, any and all of the
ownership rights and interest in the following article/editorial material:
(describe in detail)
2. In consideration of the rights granted hereunder, the Assignee agrees to pay the Assignor a
sum of __________________ ($ ) dollars and this Assignment is null and void
unless the said sum has been paid to and has been received by the Assignor on or before
3. All copyright and publishing rights in the said article/editorial material do hereby pass to the
Assignee who may utilize these rights as the sole and complete owner of said material.
4. This Assignment shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the State of ________. Any
dispute, controversy or legal proceeding regarding this Assignment shall be resolved and
adjudicated in the Courts of the State of _________________.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Assignment effective as of the date
first written above.
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