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 Merrell Women s Adhera Three Athletic Sandal Brun , Chaco Kvinna Zvolv 2 Athletic Sandal Leda hallon , Salomon Women s Ellipse 3 Aero W USA Trail Running Shoe Stenbrott Skechers Kvinnors Go Joy Walking Shoe Träkol Orthofeet Plantar Fasciit Ortopedisk Diabetic Flat Feet Velcro Bristol Kvinnor Mary Jane Gympaskor Ljusblå ASICS kvinnors Gel-Kayano 24 löpsko Flash Coral / Black / White Reebok Kvinnors CL Lthr X Face Walking Shoe Klassisk vit / vit / svart Propet Women s Nona Flip Flop Denim Blå / Grå Earth Poppi Blå Drew Shoe Savannah Kvinnor Terapeutisk Diabetisk Extra Djup Skos Kanel Spänne Grå / flanell Propet Kvinnors Mary Lou Mary Jane Sneaker Vit / Navy , Skechers Performance Women s Go Step Modish Svart , BareTraps Kvinnors Rebecca Slide Sandal Champagne CLARKS Kvinnors Leisa Field Platform Svart läder Pearl iZUMi Women s W X-Alp Canyon Cykelschoen Rökt pärla / dimma grön Trotters Women s Lucy Ballet Flat Off White ED Ellen DeGeneres Womens Casie Silver / Mörk Silver Sliten Metallisk / Sticka Nike Kids Jr. Tiempo Rio IV (FG) Firm Ground Soccer Cleat Universitet Röd / Vit / Svart , OLUKAI Nohea Mesh Shoe - Mäns Brun CLARKS Kvinnors Gracelin Mara Flat Aubergine FRYE kvinnors Ray Mule Redwood Smooth Antique Pull Up , UGG Kvinnors Classic Mini II Winter Boot Svart , FRYE Kvinnors Sabrina 6G Lace Up Boot Valnöt Dakota Leather-77590 , Hunters Boots Kvinnors Original Refined Gloss Boots neptunus , onlymaker Pointed Toe Ankel stövlar för kvinnor Side Zipper Dress High Heels Shoes Booties Röd , Tin Haul Shoes Women s Barb d Wire Western Boot Tan & Turkos Vionic Women s, Posey Pointed Toe Fashion Flats Taupe 8,5 M - , Calvin Klein Kvinnors Camie Engineer Boot Svart mocka Eddie Bauer Kvinnors Laurel Chukka Svart Crocs Kvinnors Crocband Jaunt Rain Boot Citron 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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