template

Sample Consultancy Agreement (Lambert)

by
R
Rafie Faruq
Aug, 22 2022

When to use this template

  • This sample agreement can be used by a commercial Sponsor to engage an individual academic researcher to provide consultancy services on a fixed term basis

  • The agreement assigns intellectual property rights from the consultant to the Sponsor

Key issues covered in this template

  • Fees and payment terms
  • Obligations of confidentiality
  • Assignment of intellectual property
  • Term and termination
  • Data protection
  • Conflict of interest
  • Governing law for disputes
  • Force majeure termination
  • Liability and infringement of third party rights
  • Assignment of third party IP

What to watch out for

  • The consultant must own the intellectual property rights being assigned to the Sponsor

  • The rights of intellectual property developed in the course of the consultant's employment by the university will usually belong to the university

19

Used by

Author

R

Rafie Faruq

@rafie43034239
Lambert Toolkit

H
F
A
W
C
S
I
G
S
Genie AI
A
T
+5 more
Technology
36%
Consultancy
24%
Other
12%
Consumer, Public & Health Services
4%
Transport
4%
Insurance
4%
Real Estate
4%
Finance
4%
Construction
4%
Legal Services
4%

Additional information

Business categories

Business activities

Relevant sectors

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

Mining

Construction

Transport

Wholesale

Manufacturing

Energy

Retail

Finance

Real Estate

Consumer, Public & Health Services

Media

Insurance

Legal Services

Education

Technology

Sport & Entertainment

Consultancy

Public Administration

Other

Relevant company sizes

1 - 3

20 - 49

4 - 19

50 - 249

1000 +

Governing law

England and Wales

Language

English UK

Gender neutral

Yes