As a published or self published author you will need to either prepare or review various agreements related to your work. Such agreements might include, publishing agreements, or work for hire agreements with freelance editors, copyeditors, web designers, programmers, artists, and other parties. If you are published you may need a reversion of rights letter (or a partial reversion of rights agreement). You may need to request a cancellation and return of advance documents. You may be considering a subsidiary rights agreement with a foreign publisher, or special sales agreements.
We have a wealth of experience drafting, negotiating, and revising a comprehensive range of contracts for wide variety of publishing rights. They may include adults’ and children’s book agreements, contributor agreements (for illustrators, photographers, translators, and designers), co-edition agreements with museum and galleries, co-publishing arrangements, reprint and other subsidiary rights, electronic and audio agreements.