Indie Publishing Contracts: A Clause-by-clause Walkthrough

Category: business-strategy
Date: September 15, 2021
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Michael Shortt, Lawyer and Trademark Agent


This presentation will take you through an example indie publishing contract from top to bottom. We have assembled a mock publishing agreement based on multiple real-life indie contracts that Fasken has worked on recently so that you can see the types of clauses that get included in real-world contracts.

We will go through that contract clause-by-clause and comment on what works, what doesn’t, and what developers should look out for when negotiating their deals. Attendees will come away with a clearer understanding of how to read and negotiate publishing contracts and how to protect their revenue share and IP in their negotiations with publishers.

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** Vidéo en anglais seulement **

Cette présentation vous guidera à travers un exemple de contrat d'édition indépendante dans son entièreté. Nous avons assemblé un contrat de publication fictif basé sur de réels contrats indépendants sur lesquels Fasken a travaillé récemment; afin que vous puissiez constater les types de clauses qui sont réellement incluses dans les contrats du monde réel.

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Indie Publishing Contracts: A Clause-by-clause Walkthrough
September 15, 2021

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