Software Escrow Agreement
Provides independent assurance of access to the source code behind business-critical third-party software. Mitigates the risk of IT supply chain disruption. Our in-house Legal team will work with all parties to negotiate and agree upon the terms of the Escrow contract including deposit frequency, fees, release criteria and Verification testing requirements
Registry Data Escrow Agreement
As part of the generic top-level domain (gTLD) application process, applicants must meet different criteria set out by ICANN, one of which is a requirement to establish daily transfers of WHOIS data to a reputable escrow agent. Registry Data Escrow Agreements are available for registry operators of gTLDs. Under the terms of this Agreement, in the event of the Registry Operator no longer being able to support the applicant the critical WHOIS data held in escrow will be released to ICANN allowing continuation of the TLD
Information Escrow Agreement
Information Escrow Agreements protect business-critical information such as product designs, industrial formula, manufacturing processes and marketing materials. Designed specifically to protect the growing number of organisations who outsource the development of specific elements of their operations to a specialist third party, any type of business critical information can be covered.
Copyright Escrow Agreement
Copyright Escrow Agreements Protects clients’ original material to assist in the prosecution or defence of copyright infringement claims. It is designed to assist in establishing ownership of material such as software applications, websites, product designs, artwork, original music scores and fashion designs. The original material is held along with rough drafts and plans showing how it evolved, details of the owners, evidence of authorship and any relevant contracts of employment for staff involved in its development. In any copyright infringement claims, the owner can use this as evidence that it created the material.
NCC Group has over 100,000 deposits of code safely secured in escrow, trusted by 14,000 customers in over 135 countries