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QUESTION -When you have a great passion project / bottom drawer idea that you keep bringing out and trying to bring back to life - ie you’ve had it in a couple of agencies - who owns it? It wasn’t for a brief, and it was worked on above and beyond the general hours of work. And it’s never been bought.

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So you had an idea and you've showed it to a few people but no one wanted it? Sounds like it's yours.

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Yours and the client that produces it.

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I think if you’re going 100% by the letter of the contracts, anything you create while working at an agency belongs to the agency—even if it’s more proactive. That being said, every creative I know has a back drawer of ideas that they recycle and try to pitch at new agencies/to different clients.

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