Samples of Unfair Terms and Conditions in Authors' Rights Contracts

What does unfair contract look like? See the samples below


Sample I is from an international news organisation based in the US.


Sample II is from a news agency in Madrid, Spain. 


Sample III is from a news magazine in Madrid, Spain.


Sample IV is a freelance contract for a German newspaper based in Ludwigshafen.


Sample V  is from a German publishing house.


Sample VI is from a German scientific magazine.


For more information about unfair contracts, please visit the IFJ Authors' Rights Campaign.