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If I hire an artist to create designs for silk screening apparal, does the artist have any legal rights to the designs?

I want to find someone interested in partnering with me to start a business. I want to start a website. I need to find someone with technical knowledge in starting a secure active business website. How can I find someone like that?
Nina Kaufman answered September 4, 2007
URL: http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/221062
The designer will have intellectual property rights unless you execute a document that states that the designer’s work is a “work for hire”. This type of document is not uncommon but does require legal knowledge of the copyright laws to prepare it properly.

The document should be signed by the designer before he or she begins work. You should consult an attorney familiar with these transactions to prepare the proper documentation.

Nina L. Kaufman, Esq. is an award-winning New York City attorney, edutainer and author. Under her Ask The Business Lawyer brand, she reaches thousands of entrepreneurs and small business owners with her legal services, professional speaking, information products, and LexAppeal weekly ezine. She also writes the Making It Legal blog.