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Glossary of legal terms

Published 22.12.06 at 14:21

This detailed glossary of legal terms has been compiled to compliment the Own-it contracts section. Listed in this glossary are defined legal terms that are found in the sample contracts that members can download from this site.

So, if you need clarification on any terms used in the contracts you download, this is the place to look.

You can also download a detailed glossary of IP-specific terms here or browse individual entries here.

Photo credit: Gaetan Lee


Please note that this article discusses the legal position in the UK at the time of publication. It provides general information only but is not to be regarded as legal advice. You must take advice from a specialist lawyer in relation to your specific circumstances. Further, you should seek additional legal advice when dealing with parties based in other parts of the world or works originating from other parts of the world as the legal position may vary.

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