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Wills and Power of Attorney

  • Child Medical Consent
    A Child Medical Consent is used when parents or guardians of a child (or children) want to authorize another person (or people) to consent to medical treatment for the child(ren). It is ideal for use when a child is being cared for by a babysitter, grandparents, other relatives, or other temporary guardians. With this authorization, the caregiver will be able to access medical care without delay, especially in emergency situations.
  • Codicil
    A Codicil is a document that modifies, deletes or adds to the content of an existing Will. A Codicil allows for changes to an existing Will without the necessity of rewriting the entire Will.
  • Gift Deed
    A Gift Deed is a legal document that allows a person to transfer ownership of an article of monetary or sentimental value to a relative or close friend. The Donor will retain physical possession of the Gift until the Gift is transferred or until the Donor becomes mentally incapacitated or dies. Using a Gift Deed allows people the flexibility of making real time dispositions of articles of monetary or sentimental value during their lifetimes.
  • Health Care Directive
    A Living Will allows you to convey wishes regarding medical treatment. It contains specific directions on the course of action you would or would not like to take if you are in a terminal condition, a permanent coma, or a persistent vegetative state. LegalContracts' Health Care Directive contains both a Living Will and a Medical Power of Attorney.
  • Last Will and Testament
    A Last Will and Testament gives you the ability to protect your loved ones and to decide what happens to your estate and children after your death - not the government.
  • Living Will
    A Living Will allows you to convey wishes regarding medical treatment. It contains specific directions on the course of action you would or would not like to take if you are in a terminal condition, a permanent coma, or a persistent vegetative state. LegalContracts' Health Care Directive contains both a Living Will and a Medical Power of Attorney.
  • Medical Power of Attorney
    A Living Will allows you to convey wishes regarding medical treatment. It contains specific directions on the course of action you would or would not like to take if you are in a terminal condition, a permanent coma, or a persistent vegetative state. LegalContracts' Health Care Directive contains both a Living Will and a Medical Power of Attorney.
  • Power of Attorney
    A Power of Attorney is a document which gives another party the legal authority to act on your behalf in order to manage your legal and financial affairs. The power given can be very broad to allow complete control over all your finances and property, or it can be limited to a specific task. A Power of Attorney is crucial to have when planning for future incapacity or extended absences from home.
  • Revocable Living Trust
    A Revocable Living Trust is set up during the grantor's lifetime and is a common way to help a person avoid some of the costs and delay of probate at death.
  • Revocation of Power of Attorney
    A Revocation of Power of Attorney is a document used to cancel a previously granted power of attorney. The document must be signed by or on behalf of the person who granted the power. Use LegalContracts' Revocation of Power of Attorney when you no longer want the person whom you appointed to act on your behalf.

Rental/Lease Forms

  • Commercial Lease
    A Commercial Property Lease Agreement creates a commercial tenancy agreement between a landlord and a tenant.
  • Commercial Lease Application
    A Commercial Lease Application is used by landlords (or lessees, or property managers) to collect information on potential commercial renters and to obtain authorization from the applicant to check his or her credit history.
  • Commercial Sublease Agreement
    A Commercial Sublease Agreement is used to convey the leasing of premises by a lessee to a third party for part of the lessee's remaining term of the original lease. Our sublease agreement is used to convey the leasing of premises by a lessee to a third party for part of the lessee's remaining term of the original lease.
  • Equipment Rental Agreement
    An Equipment Rental Agreement is a contract by which one party, the owner of equipment, rents equipment to another party.
  • Landlord's Consent to Lease Assignment
    A Landlord's consent to lease assignment is used where an original tenant is transferring his rights and obligations under the lease to a new tenant and the parties want evidence of the Landlord's consent to this arrangement.
  • Landlord's Consent to Sublease
    A Landlord's consent to sublease is used where an original tenant is subleasing certain premises to a new tenant and the original tenant wants evidence of the Landlord's consent to the sublease.
  • Lease Amendment
    A Lease Amendment is used to make changes to existing lease. The original lease remains in effect, but one or more changes are made to the terms of the lease. In order for the Lease Amendment to be valid, it must be signed by all of the parties listed in the original lease.
  • Lease Assignment Agreement
    A Lease Assignment Agreement is used when a tenant who is renting property from a landlord wants to transfer the entire interest that the tenant has in the property to a third party. The third party then assumes the lease and all rights and obligations under the lease that the tenant had with the landlord.
  • Offer to Lease
    An Offer to Lease for commercial space is a binding legal agreement that sets out the terms and conditions of any lease that may ultimately be signed. It may include conditions on which the tenant is willing to enter into a formal commercial lease agreement.
  • Personal Property Rental Agreement
    A Personal Property Rental Agreement may be used for the long-term and short-term rental of many types of personal property by businesses and individuals.
  • Rental Application
    A Residential Rental Application is used by landlords, lessees, and property managers to collect information on potential renters.
  • Rental Inspection Report
    A Residential Rental Inspection Report is used by landlords (or lessees, or property managers) to record the condition of a rental property when someone moves into it, and again, when someone moves out.
  • Residential Lease
    A Residential Rental/Lease Agreement creates a residential tenancy between a landlord and a tenant.
  • Roommate Agreement
    A Roommate Agreement is a contract entered into by tenants of a residency that establishes rules and guidelines for financial and household responsibilities.
  • Sublease Agreement
    A Residential Sublease Agreement is used to convey some or all of the property rights that a tenant has under a residential lease to a third party for a portion of the tenant's remaining term of the original lease.
  • Vehicle Leasing Agreement
    A vehicle lease is for the leasing of a vehicle in a fixed term between two parties.

Real Estate Forms

  • Contract for Deed
    A Land Contract (or Contract for Deed) is a contract between a seller and buyer of real property, where the seller provides the financing.
  • Deed of Reconveyance
    A Deed of Reconveyance is a document from a Beneficiary (lender), that releases a Trustor (borrower) from a debt once it has been paid in full. It is used when the original debt was secured by a Deed of Trust.
  • Deed of Trust
    A Deed of Trust is a document that allows a borrower to transfer the legal title of its property to a trustee who holds the property in trust as security for the payment of the debt to the lender. If the borrower pays the debt as agreed, the deed of trust becomes void and the lender executes a Deed of Reconveyance. If, however, the borrower defaults, the trustee may sell the property at a public sale under the terms of the deed of trust.
  • Land Contract
    A Land Contract (or Contract for Deed) is a contract between a seller and buyer of real property, where the seller provides the financing.
  • Letter of Intent
    LegalContracts' Letter of Intent provides a non-binding document for two or more parties to form an understanding for a future agreement.
  • Mortgage Agreement
    A Mortgage Agreement is a document used by a mortgagee (lender) to secure a loan in the mortgagor's (borrower's) purchase of real estate.
  • Offer to Purchase Real Estate
    An Offer to Purchase Real Estate sets out the terms and conditions of an offer to purchase between the buyer and the seller in a real estate transaction.
  • Quitclaim Deed
    A Quitclaim Deed is used to transfer whatever interest or title a grantor may have in property, without providing a warranty as to full title in the property. Quitclaim Deeds are frequently used in transfers of property between people well-known to each other, such as family members or divorcing spouses.
  • Real Estate Purchase Agreement
    A Real Estate Purchase Agreement is a sales agreement for completed homes. LegalContracts' Real Estate Sale Agreement deals with new houses (construction completed). It contains additional disclosure forms, if required.
  • Satisfaction of Mortgage
    A Satisfaction of Mortgage is used when the original debt was secured by a mortgage. It is a document used by the Mortgagee (lender) to acknowledge that the debt of the Mortgagor (borrower) has been paid in full. Upon the filing of the satisfaction of mortgage, the Mortgagee's lien should be cleared from the title deed.
  • Survivorship Deed
    Our Survivorship Deed is a special deed where two or more individuals own property with a right of survivorship. On the death of one of the owners, the property goes to the surviving owners.
  • Warranty Deed
    A Warranty Deed is one in which the grantor fully warrants good clear title to the property, free from any encumbrances that are not listed on the deed. It is used in most real estate deed transfers, as it provides the greatest protection of any deed.

Eviction and Lease Notices

  • Lease Notice
    Landlord notices are given by a landlord to a tenant. They provide the option to evict a tenant, give the tenant an opportunity to resolve an issue, or notify of a rent increase.

Loans, Debt, IOUs

  • Demand Letter
    A Demand Letter is a letter to demand payment or some other action. Essentially, a demand letter sets out why the payment or action is being claimed, how it should be carried out (e.g. payment in full, payment over time), and directions for the reply and a deadline for the reply. Demand letters are frequently used to maintain some goodwill between business parties and they often encourage payment, in order to avoid expensive litigation. Most demand letters contain the 'threat' that of formal legal proceeding. A Demand Letter that requests payment of a debt may also be called a Debtor Letter.
  • Financial Statement (Personal)
    A Personal Financial Statement is used to present one's financial situation in an organized and useful manner.
  • Hold-Harmless (Indemnity) Agreement
    Use LegalContracts' Indemnity Agreement to allow one party to protect another party against any future losses or claims in relation to a particular activity.
  • Loan Agreement
    A Loan Agreement is used to document and set out the terms of a loan between individuals, between corporations, or between an individual and a corporation.
  • Personal/Corporate Guarantee
    A Personal/Corporate Guarantee is a collateral contract where an individual or corporation agrees to be responsible for the debt or obligations of an individual or company in the event that this individual or company defaults on its debt owed to a lender or creditor.
  • Promissory Note
    A Promissory Note is an enforceable promise to pay back a loan or debt.
  • Release/Waiver Agreement
    A Release/Waiver Agreement is an enforceable promise not to proceed with a legal claim in exchange for money or other compensation.
  • Shareholder Loan Agreement
    A Shareholder Loan Agreement is used when a corporation is borrowing money from one of its shareholders; a shareholder is lending money to its corporation; or a corporation owes money to a shareholder values (for salary, etc.) and the parties need a record of the payment to the shareholder for tax purposes.

Service Related Forms

  • Catering Contract
    A Catering Service Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a caterer is hired on a contractual basis. Our Catering Service Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience, and covers all the important areas that a catering agreement should cover, including compensation, menu and guest guarantees, and more.
  • Child Care Services Agreement
    A Child Care Services Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a child care provider is hired on a contractual basis. Our Child Care Service Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience, and covers compensation, liability issues and more.
  • Cleaning Services Agreement
    A Cleaning Services Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a cleaner is hired on a contractual basis. Our Cleaning Services Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience and includes options for compensation, services provided, dispute resolution and more.
  • Computer Services Agreement
    A Computer Services Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a computer service provider is hired on a contractual basis. Our Computer Services Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience and includes options for compensation, confidentiality clauses, deposit and cancellations and more.
  • Consulting Agreement
    A Consulting Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a consultant is hired on a contractual basis. Our Consulting Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience and includes optional confidentiality, non-competition and non-solicitation clauses.
  • Independent Contractor Agreement
    An Independent Contractor Agreement allows two parties to enter into an agreement whereby an independent contractor is hired on a contractual basis.
  • Performance Contract
    A Performance Contract is a contract for the hiring of musicians, comedians, magicians, and other performers for specific performances. LegalContracts' Performance Contract can be used for individual performers or groups of performers.
  • Service Agreement
    A Service Agreement allows two parties to enter into an agreement whereby a service provider is hired on a contractual basis.

Living Arrangements

  • Cohabitation Agreement
    A Cohabitation Agreement is a written agreement between parties who live together in a shared residence which governs their rights and obligations.
  • Common Law Partner Agreement
    A Common Law Partner Agreement is a written agreement between parties who live together in a shared residence which governs their rights and obligations.
  • Roommate Agreement
    A Roommate Agreement is a contract entered into by tenants of a residency that establishes rules and guidelines for financial and household responsibilities.

Music/Entertainment Forms

  • Band Partnership Agreement
    A Band Partnership Agreement allows two or more individuals or groups to form a general band partnership.
  • Model and Entertainment Release
    A Model and Entertainment Release Form is a contract in which the subject of a photograph, video, writing, or audio recording consents to the use of the photograph, video, writing, or audio recording by the artist or a third party (advertising, magazine, website, etc.)
  • Music Recording Contract
    A Music Recording Contract is used by a record company or other business organization to enter into a contractual agreement with an individual, group or band for their exclusive services as a recording artist for that company. Our contract features renewal options, royalty breakdown, distribution requirements and more.
  • Performance Contract
    A Performance Contract is a contract for the hiring of musicians, comedians, magicians, and other performers for specific performances. LegalContracts' Performance Contract can be used for individual performers or groups of performers.

Marriage and Separation

  • Prenuptial Agreement
    A Prenuptial Agreement is a contract entered into between two people who are about to marry. It sets out how assets will be distributed in the event of divorce or death. It can also be used to address other important matters to the couple about to be married such as rights to future spousal support, etc.

    A prenuptial agreement is normally used in situations where one or both parties: has significant wealth or expects to receive a large inheritance, has a personal business, wish to keep all assets and debts separate, were previously married, and/or have children from a previous relationship.
  • Separation Agreement
    A Separation Agreement deals with and records such issues as property, debts, child custody, spousal maintenance, and other issues that arise when a marriage ends.

Corporate Forms

  • Articles of Incorporation
    The Articles of Incorporation describe the basic structure of a corporation and are required to be filed with the Secretary of State by the individuals organizing the corporation. Our Articles of Incorporation are specific to the requirements of each state and provide a simple, straightforward and flexible way to help you incorporate in the US State of your choice.
  • Business Plan
    Clearly describe your business plan for the benefit of stakeholders, lenders and investors.
  • Certificate of Incumbency
    A Certificate of Incumbency is used to confirm the signing Officers of a corporation. It may include a confirmation of the Directors and Shareholders of a corporation.
  • Consent to Action Without Meeting
    A Directors' Resolution creates either the director's minutes or the director's resolution in lieu of meeting for any corporation or organization.
  • Consent to be Director and Officer
    A Consent to be Director and Officer is a form that should be completed by all directors or officers of a corporation when they are first appointed.
  • Corporate Bylaws
    The Corporate Bylaws describe the internal rules governing the management of a Corporation. Bylaws describe the duties and obligations of the directors and officers and govern how the corporation will be run.
  • Directors' Organizational Meeting
    A Directors' Organizational Meeting can occur during the process of incorporation. At this meeting, directors will complete the formation of the corporation.
  • Directors' Resolution
    A Directors' Resolution creates either the director's minutes or the director's resolution in lieu of meeting for any corporation or organization.
  • Incorporators' Organizational Meeting
    An Incorporators' Organizational Meeting can occur during the process of incorporation. At this meeting, incorporators will either complete the formation of the corporation or appoint directors who will complete the formation of the corporation.
  • LLC Operating Agreement
    An LLC Operating Agreement is an agreement between the members of a Limited Liability Company (LLC) describing the rights and obligations of the members in relation to each other and to the LLC.
  • Minutes of Directors' Meeting
    A Directors' Resolution creates either the director's minutes or the director's resolution in lieu of meeting for any corporation or organization.
  • Share Purchase Agreement
    A Share Purchase Agreement provides a contract for two individuals or entities to accomplish a private sale and purchase of stock or shares and is applicable for the U.S. or Canada.
  • Share Repurchase Agreement
    A Share Repurchase Agreement provides a contract for two individuals or entities to accomplish a private repurchase of stocks or shares and is applicable for the U.S. or Canada.
  • Share Subscription
    A Share Subscription is used when new common shares/stocks are issued by a corporation and sold to a purchaser, also known as a subscriber. The subscriber executes this document and it is then retained in the corporation's records.
  • Shareholder Agreement
    A Shareholder Agreement can be used to say how a corporation will be managed, how disputes will be resolved, what will happen on the death of a shareholder, and to prevent shareholders from competing with the corporation. Depending on your jurisdiction, it may be used to transfer the power to manage a corporation from the directors to the shareholders.
  • Shareholder Loan Agreement
    A Shareholder Loan Agreement is used when a corporation is borrowing money from one of its shareholders; a shareholder is lending money to its corporation; or a corporation owes money to a shareholder values (for salary, etc.) and the parties need a record of the payment to the shareholder for tax purposes.
  • Shareholder Proxy
    A Shareholder Proxy allows an individual or corporation to appoint a representative to vote at a shareholder meeting.
  • Shareholder's Appointment of Representative
    A Shareholder's Appointment of Representative allows a representative to vote at all shareholder meetings and to make other decisions that the corporate shareholder would normally make.
  • Shareholders' Consent to Action Without Meeting
    A Shareholders' Consent to Action Without Meeting records the decisions taken by the shareholders of a corporation without a formal meeting of the shareholders having taken place.
  • Shareholders' Organizational Meeting
    A Shareholders' Organizational Meeting can occur during the process of incorporation. At this meeting, shareholders will ratify the decisions and actions of the incorporators and directors, appoint or elect new directors, appoint or waive the appointment of auditors, and resolve any other outstanding business.

Sales Related Forms

  • Bill of Sale
    A Bill of Sale is used to transfer the ownership of property from a seller to a purchaser. The Bill of Sale also acts as a sales receipt.
  • Invoice Form
    An Invoice Form provides a standard sales form suitable for the sale and purchase of merchandise. For substantial purchases such as an automobile or boat please see our Bill of Sale.
  • Purchase Agreement
    A Purchase Agreement is a contract where a seller promises to sell something that a purchaser promises to buy. A Purchase Agreement can be used to sell goods, assets, equipment, services, etc. A Bill of Sale is often used with a Purchase Agreement to conclude the sale and transfer the title to the purchaser. Either a Purchase Agreement or our Bill of Sale is required for any sale of goods of a value over $500.
  • Purchase of Business Agreement
    A Purchase and Sale of Business Agreement is used to transfer the shares or assets of a business from one or more sellers to one or more purchasers. The agreement can be structured as a sale of the shares of the business or as a sale of the assets of the business.
  • Purchase Order
    A Purchase Order is a standard order form suitable for the requisition of goods and services.
  • Quitclaim Deed
    A Quitclaim Deed is used to transfer whatever interest or title a grantor may have in property, without providing a warranty as to full title in the property. Quitclaim Deeds are frequently used in transfers of property between people well-known to each other, such as family members or divorcing spouses.
  • Real Estate Purchase Agreement
    A Real Estate Purchase Agreement is a sales agreement for completed homes. LegalContracts' Real Estate Sale Agreement deals with new houses (construction completed). It contains additional disclosure forms, if required.
  • Sales Agreement
    A Sales Agreement is a contract where a seller promises to sell something that a purchaser promises to buy. A Sales Agreement can be used to sell goods, assets, equipment, services, etc. A Bill of Sale is often used with a Sales Agreement to conclude the sale and transfer the title to the purchaser. Either a Sales Agreement or our Bill of Sale is required for any sale of goods of a value over $500.
  • Share Subscription
    A Share Subscription is used when new common shares/stocks are issued by a corporation and sold to a purchaser, also known as a subscriber. The subscriber executes this document and it is then retained in the corporation's records.
  • Warranty Deed
    A Warranty Deed is one in which the grantor fully warrants good clear title to the property, free from any encumbrances that are not listed on the deed. It is used in most real estate deed transfers, as it provides the greatest protection of any deed.

Partnership and Joint Venture

  • Assignment of Partnership Interest
    An Assignment of Partnership Interest agreement provides a contract for the transfer of a partnership interest from one entity to another to the extent permitted by the original Partnership Agreement.
  • Business Plan
    Clearly describe your business plan for the benefit of stakeholders, lenders and investors.
  • Joint Venture Agreement
    A Joint Venture Agreement provides a contract for two or more individuals or entities to form a business relationship suitable for a single project or purpose.
  • Letter of Intent
    LegalContracts' Letter of Intent provides a non-binding document for two or more parties to form an understanding for a future agreement.
  • Notice of Withdrawal from Partnership
    A Notice of Withdrawal From Partnership can be used when a partner is withdrawing from a partnership for voluntary or involuntary reasons.
  • Partnership Agreement
    A Partnership Agreement is a contract for two or more individuals or entities to form a business partnership.
  • Partnership Amendment
    The Partnership Amendment is used to add, modify, or delete terms of a partnership agreement.
  • Purchase of Business Agreement
    A Purchase and Sale of Business Agreement is used to transfer the shares or assets of a business from one or more sellers to one or more purchasers. The agreement can be structured as a sale of the shares of the business or as a sale of the assets of the business.

Human Resources

  • Compensation Agreement
    A Compensation Agreement is a legal contract between an employer and an employee where an employer agrees to pay certain compensation to the employee in exchange for services rendered. In effect, the Compensation Agreement amends the terms of the original employment agreement with respect to compensation.
  • Confidentiality Agreement
    A Confidentiality / Non-Disclosure Agreement protects your confidential business information or inventions revealed during discussions, proposals or negotiations with another party. It also protects against disclosure to third parties of information not already in the public domain. Our confidentiality agreement is ideal for: proposed business transactions between two parties, protection of inventions, protection of an employer's confidential information from employees and contractors, and any other purpose that you describe.
  • Employee Warning Letter
    An Employee Warning Letter is used to provide consistent and reasonable employee disciplining procedures.
  • Employment Contract
    An Employment Contract sets out the terms on which you are hiring an individual or company.
  • Employment Offer Letter
    An Employment Offer Letter provides the employer with an opportunity to formally make an employment offer to an employee in a clear and concise fashion.
  • Employment Termination Letter
    An Employment Termination Letter formally advises an employee that his or her employment has been terminated.
  • Non-Disclosure Agreement
    A Non-Disclosure Agreement protects your confidential business information or inventions revealed during discussions, proposals or negotiations with another party. It also protects against disclosure to third parties of information not already in the public domain. Our confidentiality agreement is ideal for: proposed business transactions between two parties, protection of inventions, protection of an employer's confidential information from employees and contractors, and any other purpose that you describe.

Intellectual Property Forms

  • Assignment of Trade Name
    A Trade Name Assignment is used to legally transfer all rights of a Trade Name from one person to another. The Trade Name can be registered or not registered.
  • Confidentiality Agreement
    A Confidentiality / Non-Disclosure Agreement protects your confidential business information or inventions revealed during discussions, proposals or negotiations with another party. It also protects against disclosure to third parties of information not already in the public domain. Our confidentiality agreement is ideal for: proposed business transactions between two parties, protection of inventions, protection of an employer's confidential information from employees and contractors, and any other purpose that you describe.
  • End User License Agreement
    An End User License Agreement (EULA) provides a contract suitable for the sale of a software license between a software developer or vendor and an end-user.
  • EULA
    An End User License Agreement (EULA) provides a contract suitable for the sale of a software license between a software developer or vendor and an end-user.
  • Non-Disclosure Agreement
    A Non-Disclosure Agreement protects your confidential business information or inventions revealed during discussions, proposals or negotiations with another party. It also protects against disclosure to third parties of information not already in the public domain. Our confidentiality agreement is ideal for: proposed business transactions between two parties, protection of inventions, protection of an employer's confidential information from employees and contractors, and any other purpose that you describe.
  • Trademark Assignment
    An assignment of a trademark transfers all the ownership rights of the trademark.

Other Forms

  • Affidavit
    An Affidavit is a sworn written statement made before an official or anyone who may legally administer an oath.
  • Amending Agreement
    An Amending Agreement is used to make alterations to existing contracts or agreements between two or more parties. The original agreement remains in effect, but one or more changes are made to the terms of the agreement. Amendments can be such matters as extending the term of the agreement, changing a payment amount, changing or adding obligations of one party, etc.
  • Assignment
    An Assignment is used to transfer all or part of one's interest or rights in personal property to another person.
  • Cease & Desist Letter
    A Cease and Desist Letter is used to demand that a person or company cease any unwanted action or behavior. For example, it can be used to demand a person or company cease violating your copyright or to demand a creditor to stop harassing you.
  • Certificate of Proof of Execution by a Subscribing Witness
    A Certificate of Proof of Execution by a Subscribing Witness is a sworn statement by a witness to the signing of a document in which the witness confirms that proper execution of that document occurred.
  • Child Medical Consent
    A Child Medical Consent is used when parents or guardians of a child (or children) want to authorize another person (or people) to consent to medical treatment for the child(ren). It is ideal for use when a child is being cared for by a babysitter, grandparents, other relatives, or other temporary guardians. With this authorization, the caregiver will be able to access medical care without delay, especially in emergency situations.
  • Child Travel Consent
    A Child Travel Consent Form is required where a minor child under the age of 18 is traveling internationally without both parents present. It helps to avoid hassles boarding airplanes, seeking medical treatment for the children in your care, or crossing international borders. It is especially useful in divorce/separation situations.
  • Complaint Letter
    A Complaint Form is used to complain to a person or company about a product or service that they sold or provided to you. Our complaint letter can also be used to complain to someone about anything you want.
  • Confidentiality Agreement
    A Confidentiality / Non-Disclosure Agreement protects your confidential business information or inventions revealed during discussions, proposals or negotiations with another party. It also protects against disclosure to third parties of information not already in the public domain. Our confidentiality agreement is ideal for: proposed business transactions between two parties, protection of inventions, protection of an employer's confidential information from employees and contractors, and any other purpose that you describe.
  • Hold-Harmless (Indemnity) Agreement
    Use LegalContracts' Indemnity Agreement to allow one party to protect another party against any future losses or claims in relation to a particular activity.
  • Indemnity Agreement
    Use LegalContracts' Indemnity Agreement to allow one party to protect another party against any future losses or claims in relation to a particular activity.
  • Medical Records Release
    A Medical Records Release allows for the release and sharing of a patient's confidential medical and health information with authorized individuals and organizations.
  • Memorandum of Understanding
    LegalContracts' Letter of Intent provides a non-binding document for two or more parties to form an understanding for a future agreement.
  • Non-Disclosure Agreement
    A Non-Disclosure Agreement protects your confidential business information or inventions revealed during discussions, proposals or negotiations with another party. It also protects against disclosure to third parties of information not already in the public domain. Our confidentiality agreement is ideal for: proposed business transactions between two parties, protection of inventions, protection of an employer's confidential information from employees and contractors, and any other purpose that you describe.
  • Pet Agreement
    A Pet Agreement is used to settle disputes when a relationship ends and the parties are co-owners of a pet or pets.
  • Release/Waiver Agreement
    A Release/Waiver Agreement is an enforceable promise not to proceed with a legal claim in exchange for money or other compensation.
  • Termination Agreement
    A Termination Agreement provides a mechanism to conclude or discontinue an existing agreement.

Family & Estate Documents and Contracts

Wills and Estate

  • Codicil
    A Codicil is a document that modifies, deletes or adds to the content of an existing Will. A Codicil allows for changes to an existing Will without the necessity of rewriting the entire Will.
  • Gift Deed
    A Gift Deed is a legal document that allows a person to transfer ownership of an article of monetary or sentimental value to a relative or close friend. The Donor will retain physical possession of the Gift until the Gift is transferred or until the Donor becomes mentally incapacitated or dies. Using a Gift Deed allows people the flexibility of making real time dispositions of articles of monetary or sentimental value during their lifetimes.
  • Last Will and Testament
    A Last Will and Testament gives you the ability to protect your loved ones and to decide what happens to your estate and children after your death - not the government.
  • Revocable Living Trust
    A Revocable Living Trust is set up during the grantor's lifetime and is a common way to help a person avoid some of the costs and delay of probate at death.

Health Care Planning

  • Child Medical Consent
    A Child Medical Consent is used when parents or guardians of a child (or children) want to authorize another person (or people) to consent to medical treatment for the child(ren). It is ideal for use when a child is being cared for by a babysitter, grandparents, other relatives, or other temporary guardians. With this authorization, the caregiver will be able to access medical care without delay, especially in emergency situations.
  • Health Care Directive
    A Living Will allows you to convey wishes regarding medical treatment. It contains specific directions on the course of action you would or would not like to take if you are in a terminal condition, a permanent coma, or a persistent vegetative state. LegalContracts' Health Care Directive contains both a Living Will and a Medical Power of Attorney.
  • Living Will
    A Living Will allows you to convey wishes regarding medical treatment. It contains specific directions on the course of action you would or would not like to take if you are in a terminal condition, a permanent coma, or a persistent vegetative state. LegalContracts' Health Care Directive contains both a Living Will and a Medical Power of Attorney.
  • Medical Power of Attorney
    A Living Will allows you to convey wishes regarding medical treatment. It contains specific directions on the course of action you would or would not like to take if you are in a terminal condition, a permanent coma, or a persistent vegetative state. LegalContracts' Health Care Directive contains both a Living Will and a Medical Power of Attorney.
  • Medical Records Release
    A Medical Records Release allows for the release and sharing of a patient's confidential medical and health information with authorized individuals and organizations.

Marriage and Separation Forms

  • Pet Agreement
    A Pet Agreement is used to settle disputes when a relationship ends and the parties are co-owners of a pet or pets.
  • Prenuptial Agreement
    A Prenuptial Agreement is a contract entered into between two people who are about to marry. It sets out how assets will be distributed in the event of divorce or death. It can also be used to address other important matters to the couple about to be married such as rights to future spousal support, etc.

    A prenuptial agreement is normally used in situations where one or both parties: has significant wealth or expects to receive a large inheritance, has a personal business, wish to keep all assets and debts separate, were previously married, and/or have children from a previous relationship.
  • Separation Agreement
    A Separation Agreement deals with and records such issues as property, debts, child custody, spousal maintenance, and other issues that arise when a marriage ends.

Child Permission Forms

  • Child Medical Consent
    A Child Medical Consent is used when parents or guardians of a child (or children) want to authorize another person (or people) to consent to medical treatment for the child(ren). It is ideal for use when a child is being cared for by a babysitter, grandparents, other relatives, or other temporary guardians. With this authorization, the caregiver will be able to access medical care without delay, especially in emergency situations.
  • Child Travel Consent
    A Child Travel Consent Form is required where a minor child under the age of 18 is traveling internationally without both parents present. It helps to avoid hassles boarding airplanes, seeking medical treatment for the children in your care, or crossing international borders. It is especially useful in divorce/separation situations.

Power of Attorney

  • Medical Power of Attorney
    A Living Will allows you to convey wishes regarding medical treatment. It contains specific directions on the course of action you would or would not like to take if you are in a terminal condition, a permanent coma, or a persistent vegetative state. LegalContracts' Health Care Directive contains both a Living Will and a Medical Power of Attorney.
  • Power of Attorney
    A Power of Attorney is a document which gives another party the legal authority to act on your behalf in order to manage your legal and financial affairs. The power given can be very broad to allow complete control over all your finances and property, or it can be limited to a specific task. A Power of Attorney is crucial to have when planning for future incapacity or extended absences from home.
  • Revocation of Power of Attorney
    A Revocation of Power of Attorney is a document used to cancel a previously granted power of attorney. The document must be signed by or on behalf of the person who granted the power. Use LegalContracts' Revocation of Power of Attorney when you no longer want the person whom you appointed to act on your behalf.

Cohabitation and Common Law

  • Cohabitation Agreement
    A Cohabitation Agreement is a written agreement between parties who live together in a shared residence which governs their rights and obligations.
  • Common Law Partner Agreement
    A Common Law Partner Agreement is a written agreement between parties who live together in a shared residence which governs their rights and obligations.

Business Documents and Contracts

Confidentiality and Intellectual Property Forms

  • Assignment of Trade Name
    A Trade Name Assignment is used to legally transfer all rights of a Trade Name from one person to another. The Trade Name can be registered or not registered.
  • Cease & Desist Letter
    A Cease and Desist Letter is used to demand that a person or company cease any unwanted action or behavior. For example, it can be used to demand a person or company cease violating your copyright or to demand a creditor to stop harassing you.
  • Confidentiality Agreement
    A Confidentiality / Non-Disclosure Agreement protects your confidential business information or inventions revealed during discussions, proposals or negotiations with another party. It also protects against disclosure to third parties of information not already in the public domain. Our confidentiality agreement is ideal for: proposed business transactions between two parties, protection of inventions, protection of an employer's confidential information from employees and contractors, and any other purpose that you describe.
  • EULA
    An End User License Agreement (EULA) provides a contract suitable for the sale of a software license between a software developer or vendor and an end-user.
  • Non-Disclosure Agreement
    A Non-Disclosure Agreement protects your confidential business information or inventions revealed during discussions, proposals or negotiations with another party. It also protects against disclosure to third parties of information not already in the public domain. Our confidentiality agreement is ideal for: proposed business transactions between two parties, protection of inventions, protection of an employer's confidential information from employees and contractors, and any other purpose that you describe.
  • Trademark Assignment
    An assignment of a trademark transfers all the ownership rights of the trademark.

Shareholder Forms

  • Share Purchase Agreement
    A Share Purchase Agreement provides a contract for two individuals or entities to accomplish a private sale and purchase of stock or shares and is applicable for the U.S. or Canada.
  • Share Repurchase Agreement
    A Share Repurchase Agreement provides a contract for two individuals or entities to accomplish a private repurchase of stocks or shares and is applicable for the U.S. or Canada.
  • Share Subscription
    A Share Subscription is used when new common shares/stocks are issued by a corporation and sold to a purchaser, also known as a subscriber. The subscriber executes this document and it is then retained in the corporation's records.
  • Shareholder Agreement
    A Shareholder Agreement can be used to say how a corporation will be managed, how disputes will be resolved, what will happen on the death of a shareholder, and to prevent shareholders from competing with the corporation. Depending on your jurisdiction, it may be used to transfer the power to manage a corporation from the directors to the shareholders.
  • Shareholder Loan Agreement
    A Shareholder Loan Agreement is used when a corporation is borrowing money from one of its shareholders; a shareholder is lending money to its corporation; or a corporation owes money to a shareholder values (for salary, etc.) and the parties need a record of the payment to the shareholder for tax purposes.
  • Shareholder Proxy
    A Shareholder Proxy allows an individual or corporation to appoint a representative to vote at a shareholder meeting.
  • Shareholder's Appointment of Representative
    A Shareholder's Appointment of Representative allows a representative to vote at all shareholder meetings and to make other decisions that the corporate shareholder would normally make.
  • Shareholders' Organizational Meeting
    A Shareholders' Organizational Meeting can occur during the process of incorporation. At this meeting, shareholders will ratify the decisions and actions of the incorporators and directors, appoint or elect new directors, appoint or waive the appointment of auditors, and resolve any other outstanding business.

Incorporation

  • Articles of Incorporation
    The Articles of Incorporation describe the basic structure of a corporation and are required to be filed with the Secretary of State by the individuals organizing the corporation. Our Articles of Incorporation are specific to the requirements of each state and provide a simple, straightforward and flexible way to help you incorporate in the US State of your choice.
  • Business Plan
    Clearly describe your business plan for the benefit of stakeholders, lenders and investors.
  • Certificate of Incumbency
    A Certificate of Incumbency is used to confirm the signing Officers of a corporation. It may include a confirmation of the Directors and Shareholders of a corporation.
  • Corporate Bylaws
    The Corporate Bylaws describe the internal rules governing the management of a Corporation. Bylaws describe the duties and obligations of the directors and officers and govern how the corporation will be run.
  • Incorporators' Organizational Meeting
    An Incorporators' Organizational Meeting can occur during the process of incorporation. At this meeting, incorporators will either complete the formation of the corporation or appoint directors who will complete the formation of the corporation.

Buying and Selling a Business

  • Letter of Intent
    LegalContracts' Letter of Intent provides a non-binding document for two or more parties to form an understanding for a future agreement.
  • Purchase of Business Agreement
    A Purchase and Sale of Business Agreement is used to transfer the shares or assets of a business from one or more sellers to one or more purchasers. The agreement can be structured as a sale of the shares of the business or as a sale of the assets of the business.

Protecting Your Business

  • Hold-Harmless (Indemnity) Agreement
    Use LegalContracts' Indemnity Agreement to allow one party to protect another party against any future losses or claims in relation to a particular activity.
  • Personal/Corporate Guarantee
    A Personal/Corporate Guarantee is a collateral contract where an individual or corporation agrees to be responsible for the debt or obligations of an individual or company in the event that this individual or company defaults on its debt owed to a lender or creditor.
  • Release/Waiver Agreement
    A Release/Waiver Agreement is an enforceable promise not to proceed with a legal claim in exchange for money or other compensation.

Director Forms

  • Consent to be Director and Officer
    A Consent to be Director and Officer is a form that should be completed by all directors or officers of a corporation when they are first appointed.
  • Directors' Organizational Meeting
    A Directors' Organizational Meeting can occur during the process of incorporation. At this meeting, directors will complete the formation of the corporation.
  • Directors' Resolution
    A Directors' Resolution creates either the director's minutes or the director's resolution in lieu of meeting for any corporation or organization.

Partnership and Joint Venture Forms

  • Assignment of Partnership Interest
    An Assignment of Partnership Interest agreement provides a contract for the transfer of a partnership interest from one entity to another to the extent permitted by the original Partnership Agreement.
  • Joint Venture Agreement
    A Joint Venture Agreement provides a contract for two or more individuals or entities to form a business relationship suitable for a single project or purpose.
  • Notice of Withdrawal from Partnership
    A Notice of Withdrawal From Partnership can be used when a partner is withdrawing from a partnership for voluntary or involuntary reasons.
  • Partnership Agreement
    A Partnership Agreement is a contract for two or more individuals or entities to form a business partnership.
  • Partnership Amendment
    The Partnership Amendment is used to add, modify, or delete terms of a partnership agreement.

Limited Liability Company (LLC) Forms

  • LLC Operating Agreement
    An LLC Operating Agreement is an agreement between the members of a Limited Liability Company (LLC) describing the rights and obligations of the members in relation to each other and to the LLC.

Employment and Human Resource (HR) Forms

  • Compensation Agreement
    A Compensation Agreement is a legal contract between an employer and an employee where an employer agrees to pay certain compensation to the employee in exchange for services rendered. In effect, the Compensation Agreement amends the terms of the original employment agreement with respect to compensation.
  • Employee Warning Letter
    An Employee Warning Letter is used to provide consistent and reasonable employee disciplining procedures.
  • Employment Contract
    An Employment Contract sets out the terms on which you are hiring an individual or company.
  • Employment Offer Letter
    An Employment Offer Letter provides the employer with an opportunity to formally make an employment offer to an employee in a clear and concise fashion.
  • Employment Termination Letter
    An Employment Termination Letter formally advises an employee that his or her employment has been terminated.

Modifying a Business Agreement

  • Affidavit
    An Affidavit is a sworn written statement made before an official or anyone who may legally administer an oath.
  • Amending Agreement
    An Amending Agreement is used to make alterations to existing contracts or agreements between two or more parties. The original agreement remains in effect, but one or more changes are made to the terms of the agreement. Amendments can be such matters as extending the term of the agreement, changing a payment amount, changing or adding obligations of one party, etc.
  • Assignment
    An Assignment is used to transfer all or part of one's interest or rights in personal property to another person.
  • Certificate of Proof of Execution by a Subscribing Witness
    A Certificate of Proof of Execution by a Subscribing Witness is a sworn statement by a witness to the signing of a document in which the witness confirms that proper execution of that document occurred.
  • Termination Agreement
    A Termination Agreement provides a mechanism to conclude or discontinue an existing agreement.

Service Forms

  • Catering Contract
    A Catering Service Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a caterer is hired on a contractual basis. Our Catering Service Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience, and covers all the important areas that a catering agreement should cover, including compensation, menu and guest guarantees, and more.
  • Child Care Services Agreement
    A Child Care Services Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a child care provider is hired on a contractual basis. Our Child Care Service Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience, and covers compensation, liability issues and more.
  • Cleaning Services Agreement
    A Cleaning Services Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a cleaner is hired on a contractual basis. Our Cleaning Services Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience and includes options for compensation, services provided, dispute resolution and more.
  • Computer Services Agreement
    A Computer Services Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a computer service provider is hired on a contractual basis. Our Computer Services Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience and includes options for compensation, confidentiality clauses, deposit and cancellations and more.
  • Consulting Agreement
    A Consulting Agreement allows two parties to enter an agreement whereby a consultant is hired on a contractual basis. Our Consulting Agreement is designed with flexibility in mind for your convenience and includes optional confidentiality, non-competition and non-solicitation clauses.
  • Independent Contractor Agreement
    An Independent Contractor Agreement allows two parties to enter into an agreement whereby an independent contractor is hired on a contractual basis.
  • Service Agreement
    A Service Agreement allows two parties to enter into an agreement whereby a service provider is hired on a contractual basis.

Real Estate Documents and Contracts

Lease, Rental & Tenancy Forms

  • Commercial Lease
    A Commercial Property Lease Agreement creates a commercial tenancy agreement between a landlord and a tenant.
  • Residential Lease
    A Residential Rental/Lease Agreement creates a residential tenancy between a landlord and a tenant.

Subleasing

  • Commercial Sublease Agreement
    A Commercial Sublease Agreement is used to convey the leasing of premises by a lessee to a third party for part of the lessee's remaining term of the original lease. Our sublease agreement is used to convey the leasing of premises by a lessee to a third party for part of the lessee's remaining term of the original lease.
  • Landlord's Consent to Sublease
    A Landlord's consent to sublease is used where an original tenant is subleasing certain premises to a new tenant and the original tenant wants evidence of the Landlord's consent to the sublease.
  • Sublease Agreement
    A Residential Sublease Agreement is used to convey some or all of the property rights that a tenant has under a residential lease to a third party for a portion of the tenant's remaining term of the original lease.

Real Estate Transactions and Transfers

  • Contract for Deed
    A Land Contract (or Contract for Deed) is a contract between a seller and buyer of real property, where the seller provides the financing.
  • Deed of Reconveyance
    A Deed of Reconveyance is a document from a Beneficiary (lender), that releases a Trustor (borrower) from a debt once it has been paid in full. It is used when the original debt was secured by a Deed of Trust.
  • Deed of Trust
    A Deed of Trust is a document that allows a borrower to transfer the legal title of its property to a trustee who holds the property in trust as security for the payment of the debt to the lender. If the borrower pays the debt as agreed, the deed of trust becomes void and the lender executes a Deed of Reconveyance. If, however, the borrower defaults, the trustee may sell the property at a public sale under the terms of the deed of trust.
  • Land Contract
    A Land Contract (or Contract for Deed) is a contract between a seller and buyer of real property, where the seller provides the financing.
  • Letter of Intent
    LegalContracts' Letter of Intent provides a non-binding document for two or more parties to form an understanding for a future agreement.
  • Mortgage Agreement
    A Mortgage Agreement is a document used by a mortgagee (lender) to secure a loan in the mortgagor's (borrower's) purchase of real estate.
  • Offer to Purchase Real Estate
    An Offer to Purchase Real Estate sets out the terms and conditions of an offer to purchase between the buyer and the seller in a real estate transaction.
  • Quitclaim Deed
    A Quitclaim Deed is used to transfer whatever interest or title a grantor may have in property, without providing a warranty as to full title in the property. Quitclaim Deeds are frequently used in transfers of property between people well-known to each other, such as family members or divorcing spouses.
  • Real Estate Purchase Agreement
    A Real Estate Purchase Agreement is a sales agreement for completed homes. LegalContracts' Real Estate Sale Agreement deals with new houses (construction completed). It contains additional disclosure forms, if required.
  • Satisfaction of Mortgage
    A Satisfaction of Mortgage is used when the original debt was secured by a mortgage. It is a document used by the Mortgagee (lender) to acknowledge that the debt of the Mortgagor (borrower) has been paid in full. Upon the filing of the satisfaction of mortgage, the Mortgagee's lien should be cleared from the title deed.
  • Survivorship Deed
    Our Survivorship Deed is a special deed where two or more individuals own property with a right of survivorship. On the death of one of the owners, the property goes to the surviving owners.
  • Warranty Deed
    A Warranty Deed is one in which the grantor fully warrants good clear title to the property, free from any encumbrances that are not listed on the deed. It is used in most real estate deed transfers, as it provides the greatest protection of any deed.

Lease Amendment & Assignment

  • Landlord's Consent to Lease Assignment
    A Landlord's consent to lease assignment is used where an original tenant is transferring his rights and obligations under the lease to a new tenant and the parties want evidence of the Landlord's consent to this arrangement.
  • Lease Amendment
    A Lease Amendment is used to make changes to existing lease. The original lease remains in effect, but one or more changes are made to the terms of the lease. In order for the Lease Amendment to be valid, it must be signed by all of the parties listed in the original lease.
  • Lease Assignment Agreement
    A Lease Assignment Agreement is used when a tenant who is renting property from a landlord wants to transfer the entire interest that the tenant has in the property to a third party. The third party then assumes the lease and all rights and obligations under the lease that the tenant had with the landlord.

Prior to Leasing

  • Commercial Lease Application
    A Commercial Lease Application is used by landlords (or lessees, or property managers) to collect information on potential commercial renters and to obtain authorization from the applicant to check his or her credit history.
  • Hold-Harmless (Indemnity) Agreement
    Use LegalContracts' Indemnity Agreement to allow one party to protect another party against any future losses or claims in relation to a particular activity.
  • Offer to Lease
    An Offer to Lease for commercial space is a binding legal agreement that sets out the terms and conditions of any lease that may ultimately be signed. It may include conditions on which the tenant is willing to enter into a formal commercial lease agreement.
  • Rental Application
    A Residential Rental Application is used by landlords, lessees, and property managers to collect information on potential renters.
  • Rental Inspection Report
    A Residential Rental Inspection Report is used by landlords (or lessees, or property managers) to record the condition of a rental property when someone moves into it, and again, when someone moves out.
  • Roommate Agreement
    A Roommate Agreement is a contract entered into by tenants of a residency that establishes rules and guidelines for financial and household responsibilities.

Eviction Notices

  • Lease Notice
    Landlord notices are given by a landlord to a tenant. They provide the option to evict a tenant, give the tenant an opportunity to resolve an issue, or notify of a rent increase.
  • Lease Notice
    Landlord notices are given by a landlord to a tenant. They provide the option to evict a tenant, give the tenant an opportunity to resolve an issue, or notify of a rent increase.
  • Lease Notice
    Landlord notices are given by a landlord to a tenant. They provide the option to evict a tenant, give the tenant an opportunity to resolve an issue, or notify of a rent increase.
  • Lease Notice
    Landlord notices are given by a landlord to a tenant. They provide the option to evict a tenant, give the tenant an opportunity to resolve an issue, or notify of a rent increase.
  • Lease Notice
    Landlord notices are given by a landlord to a tenant. They provide the option to evict a tenant, give the tenant an opportunity to resolve an issue, or notify of a rent increase.

Equipment & Property Rental

  • Equipment Rental Agreement
    An Equipment Rental Agreement is a contract by which one party, the owner of equipment, rents equipment to another party.
  • Personal Property Rental Agreement
    A Personal Property Rental Agreement may be used for the long-term and short-term rental of many types of personal property by businesses and individuals.
  • Vehicle Leasing Agreement
    A vehicle lease is for the leasing of a vehicle in a fixed term between two parties.