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We have a publishing company and need to release an author

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We have a publishing company and need to release an author from her contract. Do you have a source where I can find a template for this sort of contract? We are releasing all rights to her. Do you know if we also need to release the original layout documents at the same time?
Thank you for your question. I look forward to working with you to provide you the information you are seeking for educational purposes only.

This is a fairly simple release for you to write and they are not done by template, but are done from scratch by attorneys or companies. Simply, you can write the contract stating that for due and valuable consideration that all parties acknowledge, you as publisher are releasing the author forever from their contractual obligations to you and are releasing all rights in any intellectual property belonging to her authorship back to her.

You do not need to release the original layout documents at the same time unless you want to do so.



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