Collaborator is a person or a company who works jointly with us on an activity or project. Collaborators have an agreement that outlines the terms and conditions of a joint project that delineates contribution of both parties. The contributions may be in the form of intellectual property, resources, services, research, product development or marketing expertise to the project. Common terms may cover project funding, treatment of confidential information, and termination of the agreement. The relationship is mutely beneficial with perks for both parties.