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Employers, employees and freelancers all need to understand their rights when it comes to "work-for-hire".
We address some of the important issues such as:
There are so many instances where we have need of an affidavit to give statements under oath or attest to facts under penalty of perjury.
Affidavits generally follow a standard format in most countries so it is actually quite simple to show you how to write an affidavit.
We also provide a variety of commonly used free affidavit forms which you can download and edit to suit:
You may need a written bill of sale if you want to transfer ownership or title.
The forms supplied by your DMV are geared to record the financial details for tax purposes and do not necessarily record the terms and conditions between buyer and seller.
Our free bill of sale template is aimed to protect buyer and seller and record details such as warranty, "as-is" disclaimer, transfer of risk etc.
Get your free legal form here:
Creating a testamentary trust can be an ideal solution in a number of instances:
Executing lengthy documents is nobody's favorite pastime. Especially when it's not necessary!
The only aspects that may change when renewing a lease could be an increased rental and perhaps the period of the lease.
Even so, it is easy to make provision for any amendments such as allowance of pets, addition of parking space etc. Thereafter the terms and conditions of the original agreement would remain in force.
Grab your free template (and other landlord forms) here:
Free legal forms to formalize an employee loan agreement as well as a variety of free promissory note forms
We all agree that it's important to make time to get our affairs in order.
Making a will is one of those tasks that you should not leave for "tomorrow". Especially when your circumstances change e.g.:
Take a look at our selection of free Last Will and Testament templates to assist you with streamlining your thoughts and compiling your document.
A power of Attorney will automatically expire:
You do not need to wait for any of the above to happen and do not need to give a reason to revoke the Power of Attorney.
Use our free Revocation Template supplied here:
Will your child be away from you, spending time or traveling with friends?
Having a Temporary Guardianship form in place can give you peace of mind!
You can authorize a trusted friend to give Medical Consent in an emergency when it may be difficult to get hold of you.
And it may be a legal requirement to issue a Consent to Travel should your child be crossing international borders.
The employer may argue that he/she automatically owns the right to creations or inventions under the "work-for-hire" doctrine.
Would that hold true for independent contractors, consultants etc. employed by the company?
It is therefore very important for employers to have a written agreement in place, should a dispute arise.
Make use of our free template here:
A landlord can use various legal forms to ensure payment of rental, utilities and against breach of agreement.
We supply free templates of these agreements as well as helpful tips and guidelines for their use.
Folks just starting out as independent contractor or running a home business, should try as far as possible to formalize their work agreements with their clients.
We have a variety of printable templates for:
An important consideration is obviously to store it safely!
However, perhaps more importantly, is for your nominated executor to get hold of it as soon as possible after your death.
So keeping it in a bank safe deposit box may not provide the speediest access to your document, since your executor may have to obtain a court order to get the bank to open a box.
We have some alternative options for your to consider...
Because you simply cannot be with your child 24/7, you could find one or more of these parental consent forms helpful.
We'll show you at a glance:
hereafter you can make use of our free legal forms to compile your documents.
Practical guidelines on how to manage your digital assets after you pass away.
What are the legalities to have someone else access your profile or should you create a digital trust to manage your accounts.
These are all issues you need to consider to help you with some advance planning.