LEGAL AGREEMENTS

Legal Agreement FAQs

What are Terms and Conditions of Service for a website?
Rules which the user of the website must agree to follow in order to use the service

What is a Privacy Policy of a website?
Legal document that discloses some or all of the ways a party gathers, uses, discloses and manages a customer or client's data

What is a Webhosting Agreement?
Document outlining the terms in which a webhosting company provides services

What is a Colocation Agreement?
Document outlining the webhosting/colocation service to client

What is Incorporation?
Forming a new federal or provincial company

What are Corporate Resolutions and By-Laws?
Initial organizational documents for a new company

What is an Assignment of Shares Agreement?
A document transferring corporate shares from on entity to another

What is a Joint Venture Agreement?
A document wherein two or more parties (either individuals or corporations) agree to pool their resources forming a partnership, for a limited time, to engage in a new development

What is a Master Services Agreement?
A Document defining specific terms and service and facilities leased and/or purchased and sold

What is a Sublease Agreement?
A document leasing property that is itself leased for either the balance of the original lease or a limited time

What is a License to Occupy?
A document licencing the use of a designated area

What is Trademark Protection?
Drafting letters and/or telephone conferences to an infringing party and/or submitting UDRP Complaints or Responses

What is a Bridge Finance Facility Agreement?
Document wherein a company agrees to advance monies to another company, which shall be secure against the 2nd company's accounts receivable.

What is an Employment Contract?
A Document outlining the terms of employment (Scope of Work, hours, termination etc.)

What is a Collateral Assignment and Loan Agreement?
Transfer of ownership rights of an asset from a borrower to lender, in exchange for the granting of some type of loan.

What is a Power of Attorney?
A written authorization to act on another's behalf in private affairs, business, and/or legal matters

What is a Domain Name Purchase and Sale Agreement?
Document outlining the terms of the purchase and sale of a domain name(s)

What is a Trademark Applications (US and Canadian)?
Applying for trademarks with Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) or the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

What are Cease and Desist letters?
Letter requesting the immediate cease and desist of the any/all infringement

What is an Escrow Agreement?
A document executed by parties in a transaction whereby a trusted third party receives and disburses money and/or documents for the transacting parties

What is a Domain Name Broker Agreement?
Document between a domain name seller and a broker outlining the broker terms, conditions, commissions, and termination etc.

What is Trademark research?
Review of all necessary documents, websites, articles to provide an informed opinion

What is a Legal Opinion?
A legal letter outlining and explaining all research findings

What is a Development and Revenue Sharing Agreement?
Document outlining the development of a website wherein all revenue generated from the website will be shared equally among the parties

What is a Domain Name Transfer Agreement?
Document outlining the transfer of domain name(s)

What is a Shareholders Agreement?
Document outlining the rules, rights and obligations of shareholders in connection with the operation and affairs of the Corporation and the investments of the Shareholders in the Corporation

What is a Domain Name Lease Agreement?
Document outlining the lease of a domain name (s)

What is a Consulting Agreement?
Document outlining consulting services to be received by a company

What is a Letter of Intent?
Sets forth the principal terms of a proposed venture

What is a Non-Disclosure and Non-Circumvention Agreement?
Its purpose is to ensure that (1) the intermediaries (who brought the buyer and seller together) are not by-passed and (2) the information disclosed during the negotiations is not revealed to any external or unauthorized party.

What is a Web Design Agreement?
Document outlining the role of each party designing the website

What is a Domain Name Assignment Agreement?
Document outlining the terms of the assignment of a domain name

What are Corporate Filings?
Filing forms with Corporations Canada (Amendments, Returns etc.)

What is a PR Subcontracting Retainer Agreement?
Document outlining the subcontractor duties and responsibilities

What is Recovery of accounts receivable?
Letters to recover all monies owed and/or issuance of claims

What is an Acknowledgement and Direction to Use Image(s)?
Documents allowing a company and/or individual to use a copyrighted image

What is a Death and Disability Agreement?
Document outlining the responsibility of shareholders in case of death or disability of other shareholders of a corporation

What is a Corporate Acquisition?
Preparation of Documents to either purchase or transfer all assets of another corporation

What is an Internship Agreement?
Document outlining the terms of an internship

What is an Acknowledgment and Indemnity Agreement?
Document outlining and acknowledging a parties financial responsibility

What is a Photographer Work-For-Hire Agreement?
Document outlining the terms, role and responsibility of a photographer

What is a Confidentiality Agreement?
An agreement protecting confidential information between parties

What is a Consulting Agreement?
Document outlining consulting services to be received by a company

What is a Loan and Charging Agreement?
Documents outlining terms of loam and collateral pledge to secure the loan

What is a General Security Agreement?
A document setting out the rights of the Lender with regard to collateral

What is a Promissory Note?
Document wherein one party makes a promise in writing to pay a sum of money to the other party either at a fixed or future time or on demand of the payee, under specific terms.

What is a Referral Agreement?
A document outlining fees payable for referred business

What is an Advertising Agreement?
Document outlining commitment and costs of advertisement on behalf of company

What is a License Option Agreement?
A document outlining the option to license a domain name

What is a Full and Final Release?
Document between two or more parties, which release one party from all claims, past or present

What is an Offer to Sub-lease?
A document offering to lease a property that is itself leased for either the balance of the original lease or a limited time

What is a Website Purchase Agreement?
Document outlining the terms of the purchase of a website

What is a Share Purchase Agreement?
Document outlining the terms of the purchase of corporate shares

What is a Credit Agreement?
A party agrees to loan a monies that is structured as a line of credit

What is an Asset Purchase Agreement?
Document outlining the terms of an corporate asset purchase

What is a PPSA Registrations?
Registration of a lien against either an individual or business pursuant to the Personal Property Security Act

What is a Release?
Document between two or more parties, which release one party from all claims, past or present

What is a Content Purchase Agreement?
Document outlining the terms of a content purchase

What is a License Agreement?
Document outlining the terms and condition of leasing a domain name(s)

What is an Assignment of Copyright?
Document assigning copyright from one party to another

What is a Domain Name Acquisition Agreement?