A Saas Agreement or software as a service agreement dictates the terms and conditions that software licensors and licensees must follow when dealing with an online software delivery model.
In this world of technological evolution, more and more people are choosing SaaS for their products because it lowers costs, reduces launch time, is easy to use, and can be customised to your unique needs.
Every SaaS product is unique and so are the agreements to use them. However, certain complications arise when detailing the rights and relationships between software providers and users, as well as the legal rules and regulations the developer of the app and the users must follow. To ensure these factors are made clear from the outset, it is important that a software provider has a SaaS agreement in place.
At EAGLEGATE Lawyers, we have a team of qualified IP lawyers who have immense experience and knowledge drafting all kinds of software agreements and legal documents. Whether you want us to draft a SaaS agreement that defines the obligations of users, or update an existing SaaS agreement, we can assist.
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For many business owners, discussions about NDAs, licensing agreements and subscription agreements are often put aside. But for a SaaS-based company, these are extremely crucial documents that can make or break their success.
Even if most people skip reading the agreement and click, “I agree” in a matter of a few seconds, SaaS-based companies cannot be careless when drafting their agreements.
The terms of the agreement must be appropriate and must also consider the laws preventing unfair contract terms. At EAGLEGATE we draft agreements with our client’s needs in mind and tailor agreements to our client’s businesses.
We have helped countless businesses and individuals create comprehensive, highly customised software as service agreements. We work with start-ups and established organisations alike. Our aim is to help our clients get the best legal advice -- no matter which industry they belong to.
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There are multiple factors to consider when drafting a SaaS agreement. Much like how every business and every product is unique your SaaS agreement needs to meet your unique needs.
So, rather than wasting time finding the perfect SaaS template agreement online, contact our highly-qualified IP lawyers to draft the agreement for you.
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Different SaaS agreements have different clauses based on their specific industries, products and services. However, some things that are common amongst all cloud-based software agreements include:
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Yes, a SaaS agreement is different from a licensing agreement. In a typical licensing agreement, the software provider delivers the physical software or it is on a disk and it is physically installed on a machine for a one-time or subscription licence fee. Whereas under a SaaS agreement, no hardware or software is physically installed and customers are granted online access to the software stored on the cloud anytime, anywhere. This ongoing relationship between the licensor and licensee requires a special agreement that protects the rights of both parties.
The terms of a SaaS agreement also differ due to the online delivery of the software.
If you are a SaaS provider you will typically also have associated agreements for your business, such as:
Our Principal is a former coder and electrical engineer. She has vast experience in IT whch allows her to draft SaaS agreements with her clients' businesses and the impact on those businesses in mind.
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