Assignment of Software Form



I, ___________________________, (Assignor) an individual whose addresses is _____________________, for good and valuable consideration the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, do hereby grant, transfer, convey and assign to ________________________ (Company), whose address is ______________________________________, its successors and assigns, all right, title, and interest in and to all work and materials relating to my software identified as "___________________________________", including the copyright, patent, trade secret rights, and all other right, title, and interest therein, and consisting of all existing source code, object code, documentation, flow charts, design documents, and record and file layouts relating thereto, and all trademarks, service marks, logos and trade dress associated therewith, if any. This exclusive conveyance shall include, but is not limited to, the rights to publish, reproduce, transmit, adapt, prepare derivative works, sell, or otherwise make use of the software (including all subsequent additions, revisions, supplements to, and versions of the software and derivatives, regardless of length or nature) throughout the world, in any form or medium and in any language, and to license or otherwise transfer to others the rights commensurate herewith in connection with the software.

I have not granted any license to use the software, to anyone else except:


All such licenses, if any, are hereby assigned to Company.

I hereby grant to Company, its successors and assigns, the right to file copyright and patent applications in the United States and throughout the world for the software in the name of Company, it successors and assigns. I hereby agree that Company, it successors and assigns may act as attorney-in-fact to execute any document that Assignee, its successors and assigns, deem necessary to record this grant with the United States Copyright office or elsewhere. If requested, I agree to execute any and all copyright, patent, or trade secret assignments, certificates, applications or documents requested by Company, its successors and assigns. The cost of recording and registering ownership rights in the software shall be borne solely by Company, its successors and assigns.







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Sworn and subscribed before me this ___ day of ____________, 20__.

Witness my hand and seal.



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