If I was contacted by a website that wants to use my artwork to sell as merchandise, would I retain rights to the art?

So that it would not be taken by the company.

Asked on July 8, 2014 under Business Law, Texas


Maury Beaulier / MinnesotaLawyers.com

Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

The answer depends on the terms of the agreement you sign with the other party.  A licensing agreement ddrafted by an attorney would allow you to retain rights to the artwork and license it for a particular use to the other party. 

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