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We actually have "two" types of issues.
Each of us does not want the other party to have ANY type of personal rights for ANY type of use. This is for the creative works that we independently created before we met each other, but yet took input from each other after we met.
That is really the verbiage that I need.
We are willing to make compromises and BOTH want access to the creative works that we created in collaboration. I do need verbiage to assist us in that. We both want to be able to use any an all creative ideas from our creative collaborations, with any fear that the other party can come back and pursue for any type of credit, fees, etc.
Hope that helps to clear it up.... please let me know if you need more detail?
I do have an unrelated question, but now that I'm learning how to use this system, I will set it up as a new question. :) Thanks
Stephanie,I am a bit unclear then. I get that you two concerns, and the language I provided to you would likely work for anything that you collaborated on. Anything that was yours prior to becoming partners remains yours. For those items all you need to do is use the first sentence fragment I provided and then add: "Any subsequent collaboration or additional design remains the sole property of the initial creator of the original work, and any derivative works are considered to be the sole property of the original work creator."Please double-check to see if that makes sense and is what you wanted.Good luck!
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