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 Onitsuka Tiger Asics Unisex Tiger Ally Chinois Green / Chinois Green KEEN Kvinnors Newport Eco-W Sandal Victoria / Dress Blues Adidas Kvinnors Cf Racer Tr W Running Shoes Vit / Vit / Matte Silver , Merrell Women s Damshandske 3 Trail Runner Baja Blue Nike Mäns Air Zoom Vomero 11 löparskor Grå / vit / Orange Merrell Women s Sandspur Delta Wrap Sandals Bräken Sjuksköterskan Mates Womens - Dash Svart regnbåge Supra Vaider LC Sneaker Benvit / White Supra Metod Skate Sko Black-black , DC Kvinnors Villain SE Slip-on Skate Shoe Ljusgrå / Blå Skechers Performance Women s Go Step Snygga Walking Shoe Taupe , Mephisto Kvinnors Nykita Oxford Mulberry Velours , Earthies Santana Svart L ARTISTE Kvinnors vårsteg, Porscha Snörskor Turkos Palladium Women s Voyage Smoking Oxford Vit , Lucky Brand Women s Lucky Emmie Ballett Flat Brindle Mirror KEEN Kvinnors Uneek Slice Fade Sandal Poseidon / vintergröna , Merrell Women s Outmost Mid Vent Vattentät vandringsstuga Matsal Birkenstock Unisex Boston Soft Footbed Leather Clog Svart mocka Aerosoles Kvinnors Tavern Ankel Boot Taupe Fabric , Verocara Kvinnors Flat Round Toe med Bow-tie Casual Balleria Äkta Läder Skor till Parti och kontor Marin CLARKS Women s Neenah Vine Ballet Flat Svart läder Birkenstock Kvinnors Gizeh Cork Footbed Thong Sandal Rose Gold , Cole Haan Kvinnors Hayes Flat Ankle Bootie Ironstone Suede , Fransk Sole FS / NY Kvinnors Jigsaw Ballet Flat Svart , Helly Hansen Kvinnors W Snowbird HT-W Kallväder Honungsvete / Valnöt / Naturligt / Sperrygummi Cirkus av Sam Edelman Kvinnors Camdyn Platform Guldkaramell , Minnetonka kvinnors Luna Fringe Boot Brun , Sperry Top-Sider Kvinnors Pulver Ice Cap Snow Boot Svart , Trotters Women s Blizzard III Snow Boot Black Quill , 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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