COMMON, BUT FATAL ERRORS IN SOFTWARE ASSIGNMENT AND LICENSE AGREEMENTS (AND OTHER COPYRIGHT AGREEMENTS) IN INDIA

Published On: 01/06/2015

Practice Area: Intellectual Property

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For any commercial agreement dealing with transfer of property (a tangible or an intangible property), it is essential to set out the terms and conditions of the transfer cautiously. The present article highlights some fatal errors that occur when parties entering in agreements for commercialization of copyrights either by way of assignments or licensesignoreimportantstatutory principles with respect to mode of transfer prescribed under the Indian copyright law.