Work made for hire

Work made for hire,

Definition of Work made for hire:

  1. Intellectual-property work for which not its creator but the party for which it was created (and who paid for it) is considered its author and copyright owner in law. Such work may be created either by an employee within the scope of his or her employment, or by an independent entity commissioned under a written contract for the specific job.

Meaning of Work made for hire & Work made for hire Definition