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Work for Hire Agreement stipulates a situation where an employer hires, commissions or pays someone else such as a Consultant, author or Independent Contractors to create a product or "work" in exchange for the compensation agreed upon. A Employment Agreements vary widely depending upon the position, industry and other negotiations but most include the following:

  • Terms of Employment
  • Compensation and Benefit Package
  • Expenses
  • Non-Compete Agreement
  • Non-Solicitation Agreement
  • Intellectual Property Rights

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