Collaboration agreement
Collaboration agreement

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

  • Collaboration agreement
  • Parties
  • Background
  • Schedule 1Project Content
  • Schedule 2Master Schedule
  • Schedule 3[Party A] Tasks and Resources
  • Schedule 4[Party B] Tasks and Resources
  • Attestation and Signature

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This Agreement is made on [date]

Parties

  1. 1

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

  1. 2

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

(together the Parties and each a Party)

Background

  1. (A)

    [Party A] carries on the business of [insert description of Party A’s business].

  2. (B)

    [Party B] carries on the business of [insert description of Party A’s business].

  3. (C)

    The Parties have agreed to collaborate in a programme of research and development work in relation to [insert details] and share between them certain of their respective costs and expenses subject to and in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

  4. [This Agreement is supplemental to the Confidentiality Agreement (as defined below) which, notwithstanding this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect in accordance with its terms.]

The parties agree:

  1. 1

    Definitions and interpretation

    1. 1.1

      In this Agreement:

    2. Affiliate

      1. means any entity that