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Legal Beagles . . . fair author contracts for a new age?

September 18, 2015 | By | Reply More
Legal Beagles . . . fair author contracts for a new age?

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, an organisation that I once belonged to until I realised they were a bad joke (they refused to list me and my web-site on their members’ page because I – gasp – used the Devil’s Dark Instrument . . . Javascript, on my site), have now, for once, actually done something half-useful. They’ve released a new ‘sample contract’ which should be the ideal model for you aim for, if you’re ever (un)lucky enough to get signed by a big legacy publisher. The SFWA spokesperson Michael Capobianco, said, “The Model Magazine Contract is our attempt to draw up a fair agreement that respects the concerns of both […]

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