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A solid legal framework for software escrow

Battle tested software escrow agreements prepared by our experts. Ready to be tailored to your unique situation.

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Software Escrow Legal Framework

A legal process that works at the pace of technology

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Agreements for every situation

There’s no one-size fits all when it comes to escrow, so we have starting points for a range of scenarios where technology escrow is applied. Download samples here.

Customizable Release Conditions

It’s very important to structure the release conditions so that they don’t delay the release to the beneficiary and at the same time still also protect the interests of the depositor.

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Bi/Tripartite Agreements

We support both typical agreement forms, but we can also work with multi-beneficiary situations. Just let us know what you need and we’ll provide you with the agreement for review.

Legal SLA’s for Custom Requirements Available

Many companies have requirements that extend beyond the standard language of our agreements. For this we offer many Legal SLA’s.

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Our escrow agreement templates

You may be wondering what the legal starting point looks like for the different escrow scenarios. Have a look at the escrow agreements below.

Software Licensing

Use for all your (mission critical) software from 3rd party software providers, incl. cloud services / SaaS solutions you use.

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Software Development Outsourcing

Use when outsourcing software development to 3rd party developers and agencies.

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All escrow agreements will be adapted to your unique situation. This is all part of our service.

Compliance & Regulations

Use when applying escrow to reach compliance and regulatory goals in your business operations and organization resilliance programs.

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Security & Operational Resillience

Use when applying escrow as part of security and operational resillience programs (ISO27001, ISO9001, SOC2 etc.)

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Transactions, M&A, Investment & Financing

Use when IP or software is part of a transaction, like an acquisition, investment or financing situation. Protect assets by storing them securely in escrow.

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Customized Escrow Agreement

Want to give the process a head start by getting a customized escrow agreement prepared for your situation?

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Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any other questions or need a custom solution, please feel free to contact our Customer Service team for assistance by sending an email to

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Introduction to Software Escrow: A Guide


12 pages

Learn how software escrow helps you mitigate risks and ensure your mission-critical systems remain unaffected through any circumstance.

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