Merchandise licence agreement
This agreement provides for the terms and conditions of appointment of an agent who will grant licences to third parties to sell the products using the company's brand name and trademarks.
About this document
This is a merchandise licensing agreement for use between any company and an agent. This document governs the terms upon which the agent will solicit and grant licences to third parties on behalf of the principal company. Those third parties will promote and sell the products using the trademarks of the principal company. The business of the company is of little importance – it might manufacture CD cases or trekking equipment – the agreement between the agent will be the same.
We also stock a Marketing Agency Agreement (linked from this page). The Marketing Agency Agreement authorises an agent to market and in very rare cases sell the products to the clients on behalf of the principal. In this case, the agent does not grant licenses to third parties to sell the product using the company’s trademarks.
Application and features
- Suitable for use by agents or the principal company;
- Comprehensive, transparent provisions aid a smooth transaction;
- Suitable globally;
- Summary of the agreement and appointment of the agent
- Terms of granting the license
- Agent’s responsibilities
- Commission due to the agent
- Confidentiality between the parties
- Promotional material available
- Term of the agreement
- Termination: under what circumstances and the consequences of termination
- Indemnities and warranties to protect the parties
- Sub agents appointed by the agent allowed
- Intellectual property: who owns what
- Dispute resolution
- Other appropriate legal provisions.
- Schedule 1: Commission
- Schedule 2: Trademarks
- Schedule 3: License Fee
- Schedule 4: Products
This document is drawn by Net Lawman lawyers to comply with current Australian law.
Buy from Net Lawman
Reasons to buy from Net Lawman
Guaranteed to be the right document
This document comes with a full money back guarantee. You take no risk that it might not be right for your situation. Once you buy it, we’ll give you 30 days to evaluate it in any way you want. If for any reason it's not right, just e-mail us and we’ll refund your money in full immediately. Read more about our guarantee policy.
Every document is drawn by an experienced, qualified lawyer and reviewed by another - just as in any law practice. We incorporate changes to the law quickly so that our documents are up to date. Read more about how we draw our documents.
Real world experience added
As much as possible, our documents and guidance notes incorporate practical angles that only lawyers with commercial experience could include. Our drafting team have not just many years experience advising clients in practice, but also have the experience owning and managing businesses in a wide variety of industries. Our documents aim to give you an edge as well as achieving a legal outcome. Read more about the Net Lawman team.
We write our documents in language that everyone (and not just lawyers) can understand. Not only does this make your task of editing the document easier, but it also decreases the likelihood of another party breaking or disputing the agreement on the grounds of not having understood the terms. Read more about why plain English is important in legal documents.
Easy to use, even if you have no legal knowledge
Many of our customers are lawyers, but our documents don't require you to be one. Wherever it may be needed, our guidance notes explain the purpose of each paragraph, whether we recommend changing it, and what you might like to consider before you do so.
Our view is that, when editing our documents, you shouldn't have to worry about how to add legal wording. So our documents consider a far greater range of issues than our average customer will need, and because we avoid cross referencing paragraphs, we make it easy for you simply to delete what you don't need without affecting the rest of the document.
Support from lawyers if you need it
Our legal team is on hand to help customise a document in an unusual circumstances, or even to draft a document from scratch.
Buy once and reuse
When you buy a document from us, we grant you a licence to use it again. Keep the master copy safe and create new child documents from it whenever you need them. This applies to lawyers in practice as well as individuals and businesses.
Document download and delivery
Immediately after payment, you can download your document from our website. We also deliver immediately by email, but delivery is out of our hands and may take a few minutes.
Contact us about this document
If you have any questions about this document that we don't answer in the text above, please contact us and let us know how we can help. We aim to reply within 24 hours.
Leave feedback about this page
If you have noticed a bug or a mistake on this page, or just want to give us feedback, we'd love to know. Nothing is too small or too big. Send your message on this feedback page.
New to editing legal documents?
Download our guide
Introducer agreementPrice A$69.00 Format Available: Read More
What our clients say about us...
"Loved it mate, was in somewhat bitter dispute with ex partner, loads of expensive meetings nothing sorted. Got your form, edited it up sent it over -bang, signed, sealed and delivered in 10 mins. Excellent"
"Great site, so effective, gives you what you need when you need it, no waiting around."
"Used for business and personal documents - good service; in fact .... Great Service!"