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
By Drew Shoe Women s Women 19996 Comfort Tulip Comfort Svart 2acc6f2 Lloyd J. Jassin
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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 Merrell Kvinnors Terran Ari Wrap Sport Sandal Baja Blue ASICS Kvinnors Gel-Excite 4 Running Shoes Midgrå / Vit / Ice Green Wolky Comfort Jewel Brandy Leather , PUMA Mäns Roma Basic Sneaker Rio Röd / Vit Chaco Kvinnors Diana Sport Sandal Florentinska Avo , Under Armour Women s HOVR Sonic NC Mulet Grå (101) / Vit Speedo kvinnors Hydroforce Xt Fitness vattensko Ljusgrå , Yonex Aerus 2 LX Kvinnors Badminton Court Skor Grå , Skechers Kvinnors Go Walk Lite-Daisy Loafer Rosa , Ros Hommerson Chelsea Mary Jane Kvinnors Slip On Shoes Bagage Tan , Sam Edelman Kvinnors Bernice Slide Sandal Candy Red Sam Edelman Kvinnors Weslee Slide Sandal Svart mocka , Australien Luxe Collective Women s Touche Slide Sandal Army Jack Rogers Kvinnors Delilah Slide Sandal Svart / Svart Så Danca CH99 3 Hel med T-Strap Character Shoe Svart LifeStride Women s Parigi Pump Cruise Navy Apex Robyn Kvinnors Oxford Svart , Robert Clergerie Kvinnors Feydol Oxford Svart patent JENN ARDOR Stiletto High Heel Shoes för kvinnor: Pointed, Closed Toe Classic Slip On Dress Pumps Röd , Alegria Women s Essence Sneaker Brons lätt Blowfish Kvinnors Duo Toe Ring Sandal Whisky Dyecut Combo Pu , Alegria Kvinnors Cici Boot Delicut , NAOT Kvinna Havana Mule Svart Madras / Skugggrå Nubuck The Fix Kvinnors Erica Round-Toe Sequin Ballett Flat Rose Gold Sequin , Dr. Martens Women s Maelly Padded Collar Boot Leda Naturalizer Kvinnors Dawson Chelsea Boot Svart Fransk Sole FS / NY Kvinnors Gaga Ballett Flat Gamla Silver Dr. Martens 1460 Originals åtta ögon snörning uppstart Körsbärsröd Duckfeet Roskilde Chelsea Boot Svart läder Dr. Martens Women s 1490 W 10 Eye Boot Svart Virginia , 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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