Passage or Quote Release Agreement
The Passage or Quote Release Agreement is essential when using other people’s material in your book. Although some quotes may be okay to use without a release, it is always best to get permission and a release prior to including anyone else’s work within your work.
This contract is a legal document that details the terms and conditions between the Author and the Passage or Quote’s Owner.
It covers the essential elements of the relationship such as:
- Ownership Rights
- Release Date
- Use Rights
- And More.
This legally binding Book Quote or Passage Release contains all the proper industry-standard language to ensure the proper transfer of rights.
Self-publishing is one of the fastest-growing creative industries coming in at over $2 billion dollars annually. But before you get started on your novel, memoir, or business book, it’s important to protect yourself by getting the right contracts. Protect yourself with the right literary and self-publishing contracts.
Other names for this Document:
Quote Release Form, Passage or Quote Release Agreement, Passage Release Form, Passage or Quote Release Contract.
Approximate time to complete contract: 4-5 Minutes
Single-Use Contract Unless Purchased with a Subscription
What Is It?
The Passage or Quote Release Agreement covers the essential contract terms between the Author and the Passage or Quote’s Owner.
This standard Self-Publishing contract covers:
- The Start Date of the Agreement
- The name of the Book
- The Release of Rights
- The Use Rights of the Book, including promotion and advertising rights.
- The Rights and Responsibilities of the Parties
- Work-For-Hire Language
- Alternative Dispute Resolution Issues, including Venue & Choice of Law
How to Use This Document
Use this document to explain the relationship between the Author and the Passage or Quote’s Owner.
Some things needed to build your custom Passage or Quote Release Agreement:
- Names of the Parties
- Addresses of the Parties
- Emails of the Parties
- Name of the Book
- Release Date
- State for Venue and Choice Provisions
Once you have completed drafting the Passage or Quote Release Agreement, you will be able to save to edit further, download a PDF or send to the other party for electronic signature.
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