An EBA is smaller and only deals with licensing conditions. All clauses in the CLA refer to the licence itself in relation to other aspects of the customer-commercial relationship included in a terms and conditions agreement. As a general rule, you`ll only find a CLA with companies that rely on software, saas or mobile applications. A well-written licensing agreement indicates whether the license is permanent, inescapable, exclusive, global or from a company, and whether it contains the source code of the software. In addition to the definition of applicable law, your licensing agreement may contain dispute resolution provisions that extend to mandatory arbitration, voluntary mediation, escalating executive issues within the parties` organizations, or waiving a jury when issues are dealt with through the courts. The first paragraph of each story should follow the convention “who, what, when and where.” A well-developed licensing agreement will also follow this method. We ensure that the activity elements of the deal (what is conceded, the cost of the license, the volume and duration of the license) are included directly after the definition section. You will be pleased to know that the main business elements of the agreement are addressed close to the front of the agreement, thus avoiding that you will have to pay page by page to find the price of the software or the terms of payment. In addition to restrictions on the use of the software, the creation of software licensing agreements should also take into account geographic restrictions regarding the use of the software.