THIS LICENSE AGREEMENT is effective AT THE PIONT OF PURCHASE ("Effective Date") by and between John Doe (hereinafter referred to as the "Licensee") also, if applicable, professionally known as John Doe Music, and SHERM PRODUCTIONS ("Composer/Songwriter"). (hereinafter referred to as the "Licensor"). Licensor warrants that it controls the mechanical rights in and to the copyrighted musical work entitled PRODUCE BY: SHERM Contract Preview Only)("Composition") as of and prior to the date first written above. The Composition, including the music thereof, was composed by SHERM ("Songwriter") managed under the Licensor.
All licenses are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Master Use. The Licensor hereby grants to Licensee an exclusive license (this "License) to record vocal
synchronization to the Composition partly or in its entirety and substantially in its original form
Mechanical Rights. The Licensor hereby grants to Licensee an exclusive license to use Master Recording in the
reproduction, duplication, manufacture, and distribution of phonograph records, cassette tapes,
compact disk, digital downloads, other miscellaneous audio and digital recordings, and any lifts and
versions thereof (collectively, the "Recordings", and individually, a "Recordings") worldwide for
unlimited copies of such Recordings or any combination of such Recordings, condition upon the
payment to the Licensor a sum of One Hundred And Fifty US Dollars ($150.00), receipt of which
is confirmed. Additionally licensee shall be permitted to distribute unlimited internet downloads for
non-profit and non-commercial use.
Performance Rights. The Licensor here by grants to Licensee an exclusive license to use the Master Recording in
unlimited for-profit performances, shows, or concerts.
Synchronization Rights. Licensee may exploit and monetize from licensee's unique derived work(s) of composition for use on TV, Film, Video game or other synchronous projects. Licensee may represent other publishing
owners of the original composition for exploitation and have full authority of granting non-exclusive
license for synchronization use as long as credit and publishing information is provided to such
Broadcast Rights. The Licensor hereby grants to Licensee an exclusive license to broadcast or air the Master
Recording in unlimited amounts of radio stations.
Credit. Licensee shall acknowledge the original authorship of the Composition appropriately and reasonably in all media and performance formats under the name "SHERM" in writing where possible and vocally otherwise.
Consideration. In consideration for the rights granted under this agreement, Licensee shall pay to licensor the sum of $75 US dollars and other good and valuable consideration, payable to "SHERMELL 'SHERM' DAVIS", receipt of which is hereby acknowledged. If the Licensee fails to account to the Licensor, timely complete the payments provided for hereunder, or perform its other obligations hereunder, including having insufficient bank balance, the licensor shall have the right to terminate License upon written notice to the Licensee. Such termination shall render the recording, manufacture and/or distribution of Recordings for which monies have not been paid subject to and actionable infringements under applicable law, including, without limitation, the United States Copyright Act, as amended.
Indemnification. Accordingly, Licensee agrees to indemnify and hold Licensor harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, damages, costs, expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable attorney's fees, arising of or resulting from a claimed breach of any of Licensee's representations, warranties or agreements hereunder.
Audio Samples. 3rd party sample clearance is the responsibility of the licensee.
Miscellaneous. This license is non-transferable and is limited to the Composition specified above, does not convey or grant any right of public performance for profit, constitutes the entire agreement between the Licensor and the Licensee relating to the Composition, and shall be binding upon both the Licensor and the Licensee and their respective successors, assigns, and legal representatives.
Governing Law. This License is governed by and shall be construed under the law of the Austin, TX USA, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof.
Term. Executed by the Licensor and the Licensee, to be effective as for all purposes as of the Effective Date first mentioned above and shall terminate exactly ten (10) years from this date.