Copyright Assignment

Thank you for considering assigning your copyright to the Software Freedom Conservancy. Your assignment helps us enforce free and open source software licenses.

By filling in and submitting the below form, you agree to assign your copyrights in the specified projects to Software Freedom Conservancy, which means that Conservancy can enforce the licenses for your code in court, minimizing the need for you to be involved. Conservancy agrees to keep your code under a free and open source license.

If you have any questions about assigning your copyright to Conservancy, please don't hesitate to email us at

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You can use the day you first started contributing (or, equivalently, your date of birth), or any later date.

Please be aware that your employer or a contractor may own the rights in your work by virtue of their employment of you or by explicit transfer of ownership in an agreement. We recommend you review any relevant agreements or consult with a lawyer if you are not sure.

After submitting this agreement, if you would like to make any changes, you must let us know within 7 days by emailing, which is also where you can reach us if you have any questions.

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