Assignment of designs—pro-assignor
Assignment of designs—pro-assignor

The following IP guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Assignment of designs—pro-assignor
  • Parties
  • Background
  • The ScheduleDesigns

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This Agreement is dated [insert date]

Parties

  1. 1

    [insert name of assignor] [of OR a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert registered number] whose registered office is at] [insert address] (Assignor); and

  1. 2

    [insert name of assignee] [of OR a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert registered number] whose registered office is at] [insert address] (Assignee) (each of the Assignor and the Assignee being a party and together the Assignor and the Assignee are the parties).

Background

  1. (A)

    The Assignor [is the registered proprietor of AND/OR has applied for AND/OR owns] certain Designs (as defined below).

  2. (B)

    The Assignee is [insert description of the Assignee’s background/background to assignment or relevant transaction].

  3. (C)

    The Assignor agrees to assign its rights in these Designs to the Assignee and the Assignee agrees to accept the assignment in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.

The parties agree:

  1. 1

    Definitions and interpretation

    1. 1.1

      In this Agreement:

    2. Affiliate

      1. means any entity that directly or indirectly controls, is controlled by or is under common control with, another