Who Controls eBook Rights?
The Court Battle that Could Determine the Fate of the Book Industry:A Review & Analysis (Updated)
By Lloyd J. Jassin
The picture of publishing economics has changed dramatically. Since the middle of 2011, Amazon is selling more eBooks than hardcover and paperback books combined. What this trend makes clear, is it is becoming increasingly difficult to publish a book profitably based solely on bound book sales... More
Use in a Nutshell:
A Practical Guide to Fair Use
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Unfortunately, many creative projects are stillborn or abandoned, because the author, or the author's producer or publisher partner, was intimidated by the subject of “fair use.” This uncertainty is regrettable, since, under many conditions, fair use allows you to copy, display and publish copyrighted works without payment or permission. While not a substitute for legal advice, this article provides guidelines that will and help you to avoid potential problems and allow you take full advantage of the fair use doctrine...More
By Lloyd J. Jassin
A Passing Opportunity to Recapture Publishing Rights
The copyright termination time bomb is ticking away. Starting in 2011 the publishing and entertainment industries will be looking at the possibility thousands of negotiations with copyright owners seeking to recapture their rights... More
Trademark Law & Book Titles
How to Use Trademark Law to Create Multiple Passive Income Streams & Avert Legal Battles
By Lloyd J. Jassin
A great title can contribute tremendously to a book’s success. It can also create opportunities for multiple Ryka Kvinnors Savannah Sandal Röda Röd / Hyperrosa OluKai Ohana Vit svart , Orthofeet Verona Comfort Ortopedisk Diabetic Plantar Fasciit Women Sandal Fisherman , Under Armour Women s HOVR Sonic NC Mulet Grå (101) / Vit , Skechers Kvinnors Go Joy 15602 Walking Shoe Svart vit Skechers Performance Women s Walk Walk 4 Propel Walking Shoe Svart vit , Supra Vaider LC Sneaker Svart / Cathay Spice / White Vans Unisex Old Skool Classic Skate Skor Suede Teak Black Etnies Kvinnors Jameson Vulc Skate Sko Oliv NIKE manar SB kontrollerar solskridsko skor Mörkgrå / Mörkgrå , Ivanka Trump Women s Earin Slide Sandal Blå / Multi Stil av Charles David Kvinnors Vinny Slide Sandal Svart , Propet Kvinnors W3910 Vista Walker Comfort Sko Vit Slät Mona Flying Women s Läderperforerad Lace-up Oxfords Skor till kvinnor Wingtip Multicolor Brougue Skor Yellow-svart New Balance Women s WW1400v1 Walking Shoe Grå , PUMA Kvinnors Beryll Mid SD Vattentålig Stål Toe Sneaker Grå , Softwalk Women s Meredith Clog Blommedaljongläder SAS Women s Scenic Slip on Flats Svart , Modemoven Kvinnors Runda Toe Lase-Up Ankel Stövlar Ladies Läder Combat Booties Fashion Martens Boots Light Up Black Fur Fodrad , DailyShoes Women s Militär snör åt Spänne Combat Boots Ankel High Exclusive Quilted Credit Card Pocket Bootie Brown Pu Troentorp Unisex B & aring; stad Rembrandt läderkläder Vit Jordkvinna Ocelot Clog Regal Red , Aerosoles Women s Bravery Boot Taupe Suede , CLARKS Womens Leisa Dream Clog Dark Tan Leather , Madden Girl Women s Klaim Ankle Bootie Taupe Fabric , Vionic Joy Daytona - Kvinnors Heeled Bootie Svart SOREL Women s Glacy älg , Paperplanes-1193-1 Trendiga Middle Wellington Garden Rain Boots Violett Minnetonka Women s 3-Layer Fringe Boot Grå , Pleaser Womens XTREME-1020 Stövlar Blk Faux Leather / Blk Matte passive income streams from licensing the sale of book-related merchandise and paraphernalia.
In this article, I will share with you valuable tips on how to determine the availability of a title, secure its ownership, develop valuable licensing streams from it, and protect against its unauthorized use by intellectual property pirates... More
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The Legal Consequences of Using Real People in Fiction
When Fiction & Reality Collide
By Attorney Lloyd J. Jassin
My main character is loosely based on a real person. I mean, that's who inspired me. I never identify him by name (he's my ex-friend) and I've made up 90% of the events that happen in the book. I'm worried after the book becomes successful, that he'll come back and try to take a stake in the millions. What can I do to prevent this? More
TIP: Keep in mind that both identical and confusingly similar marks for related goods and service may be entitled to trademark protection, and that a trademark owner need not register their mark federally to enjoy trademark protection.
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