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 ASICS Kvinnors Gt-2000 5 Running Shoes Svart / kol / Flash Coral , Adidas Women s Alphabounce Beyond W Running Shoes Ecru Tint / Ash Pearl / Ash Pearl , New Balance Women s Traverse Läder Sandal Svart Nike Women s Free Rn Flyknit 2017 löparskor Svart / Racer Blå-svartvitt , RYKA Kvinnors Hydro Sport Vatten Skor Cross-Training Sko Detox Blue / Twinkle Blue / Chrome Silver , Dr Martens Kvinnors Balfour Z-Strap Sandal Svart , Nike Womens Metcon 3 Träningsskor Glaciärblå / Mica Blue Skechers Kvinnors Go Joy 15606 Walking Shoe Rosa YDN Kvinnor Pekad Toe Slip On Sandaler Kattunge Lågklack Pumps Casual Mules Slide Shoes Vit Pu , Pearl Izumi Kvinnors W X-ALP Seek VII Cykelschoen Viridian Green , ASICS Kvinnors Gel-Fit Yui Cross Trainer Svart / Regatta Blå / Silver , Hush Valpar Män Gus Oxford Svart läder , PUMA Women s Sky II HI Futur Minimal WNs Basketsko Barbados Cherry , Vans Unisex Brigata Skate Skor, Nautically Inspirerad båtsko Klassiskt, bekvämt och hållbar i Originalvaffel yttersula (Gumsole) Svart , Birkenstock Kvinnors Daytona Crystal Black Birko-flor , Stuart Weitzman Women s Landslid Jeans Suede Capezio Kvinnors Manhattan Karaktär Sko, Svart TOMS Mäns Classic Canvas Slip-On Aska , CLARKS Kvinna Wave Andes Walking Shoe Navy Nubuck Sjuksköterskan Mates Womens Fleet Svart , Drew Shoe Women s Roma Oxfords Svart Läder / Microfiber , LifeStride Kvinnors Emilia Flat Sandal Marin YDN Kvinnor Lace Up Suede Flat Mules Low Heel Peep Toe Tofflor Snygga Walking Shoes Mörkgrå , Shellys London Women s Cantara Mule Silver , CLARKS Kvinnors Faralyn Rise Boot Aubergine Suede Easy Street Campus Women s Slip On Ljusblå , Lucky Brand Women s Lahela Fashion Boot Storm , Propet Women s Stephanie Lace-Up Röd velour NATURLIG SOUL Kvinnors Coco Ankle Boot Brun , Hunter Women s Original Tall Rain Boot Dark Skiffer , 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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