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 New Balance Women s 990v4 löpsko Dark Mulberry SoftWalk Kvinnors Tillman Dress Sandal Svart , KEEN Kvinnors Newport H2 Sandal Original Tie Dye , Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Seasonal Color Hej Svart , Merrell Women s Siren Edge Hiker Grå , Adidas Women s Solar Boost Running Shoe Grå / Silver / Pink NIKE Women s Lunarepic Low Flyknit 2 Running Shoes Medium Blå / Svart-Aluminium-Elektro Grön Gola Women s Specialist Sneaker Grafit / off-white , Champion Kvinnors Cc-Brunna Slide Sandal Måne , PUMA Women s Enzo WNs Cross-Trainer Shoe Tyst nyans Tuff 1 Visa Stopp Equitation Chaps Brun , TOMS Women s Lenox Sneaker Ringla / grå / Slub Eastland Solstice MLB Women s Oxford St Louis Cardinals-röd Trotters Women s Dea Slingback Pump Svart / Svart , Discovery Expedition Women s Boot Taupe Mt. Angel White , Trotters Women s Dea Pump Svart , Kinesisk Tvättservice Kristin Cavallari Kvinnors Capri Pekad Tå Flat Vit Cirkus av Sam Edelman Kvinnors bice Flat Sandal Naturlig Naken / Elfenben / Naturlig Tan Adrianna Papell Kvinnors Brianne Ballett Flat Gunmetal Spiga Leather , Sam Edelman Kvinnors Gigi Läder Bright Multi , YDN Women Peep Toe Chunky High Heel Loafers Mules Slip på Sandaler Dress Slide Shoes Brun , Dr. Scholls kvinnors Girogie Flat Svart Microsuede , SoftWalk Kvinnors Salina Woven Flat Cement , Easy Street Women s Bad Ankle Bootie Brun Burnished , Columbia Women s Rainey Tall Rain Boot Reef, Black Dan Post Kvinnors Daisy Boot Brun , ILSE JACOBSEN Women s Rub 2 Rain Boot Rosa , FRYE Kvinnors Melissa Draga på Mode Boot Vin , CORRAL Women s Distressed Sequin Cross och Wing Inlay Cowgirl Boot Snip Toe - A1241 Brun 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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