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 ASICS Kvinnors GEL-Excite 3 Aqua Running Splash Shoes Turkos/ Aqua Pink Splash/ Pink Glow 816fadb Lloyd J. Jassin
-- Old Yiddish proverb
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 Chaco Kvinnors Zvolv X2 W Sandal Regn , Keen Women s Whisper Sandal Kaffe Likör / Gul KEEN Mäns Newport H2 Sandal Magnet / Nasturtium , Mizuno Running Women s Wave Creation 19 Skor Magnet / Silver Teva Women s Encanta Thong Sandal Arktisk skog Sanuk Kvinnors Yoga Sling 2 Flip Flop Naturlig färgfärg , Altra Kvinnors Torin 3.0 Running-Shoes Blå / Coral , Teva Women s Terra FI Lite Sandal Aqua Skechers Kvinnors You-14960 Sneaker Grå / vit , Wolky Kvinnors Juvel Sandal Mint kaviarläder , UGG Kvinnors Alix Svart Reebok Kvinnors Royal Aspire 2 Fashion Sneaker Us-Black / White , Skechers Kvinnors Rumbler Wave-Ibiza Summer Slide Sandal Vit Giro 2017 Kvinnors Petra VR Smutscykelskor Blk / Hej Yel CLARKS Kvinnors CloudSteppers Sillian Jetay Flat Svart Perf Textil Cole Haan Kvinnors Grand Crosscourt Ii Gunmetal Metallic Läderoptisk Vit Easy Spirit Women s Motion Lace up Oxford Naturlig Splendid Women s SPL-tobey Smoking Oxford Nöt , London Fog Women Elvis Heeled Dress Sandaler Svart ECCO Kvinnors Terracruise Vandringssko Svart Salomon Women s X-Chase Mid CS Vattentät W-W Vandringsstöd Bordeaux / Dark Titanium / Coral Punch , Style & Co. Kvinnor Audreyy Round Toe Ballet Flats Svart SoftWalk Damas Hampshire Ballet Flat Brown Snake , DailyShoes Kvinnors Varma Snöbyxor Up Ankel High Cashmere Krage Duck Padded Mud Gummi Rain Boots Svart Alegria Kvinnors Carina Wedge Sandal Mellow Out , Crocs Kvinnors Cleo V Flat Sandal Espresso / Svamp , Crocs Women s AllCast II Luxe Snow Boot Vete Easy Spirit Women s Adabelle Ankle Boot Svart , Easy Street Kvinnors Marcie Mary Jane Flat Svart , Old Gringo Women s Mayra Boot Vesuvio Black , 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
The Law Firm
The Law Offices of Lloyd J. Jassin provides a full range of legal services on book publishing, entertainment, copyright, trademark, licensing, internet and corporate law matters.
Call us at 212-354-4442.
Or e-mail attorney Jassin at Jassin@copylaw.com.
Ask a Lawyer Series
ASICS Kvinnors GEL-Excite 3 Aqua Running Splash Shoes Turkos/ Aqua Pink Splash/ Pink Glow 816fadb - dewahoki.online
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.
Disclaimer: The information contained in this website is not intended as legal advice. Because the law is not static, and one situation may differ from the next, we cannot assume responsibility for any actions taken based on information contained herein. Also, be aware that the law may vary from state. Therefore, this website cannot replace the advice of an experienced attorney. Receipt of this information does not create an attorney-client relationship.
© 1998-2018 The Law Offices of Lloyd J. Jassin. All rights reserved. Copylaw is a trademark of The Law Offices of Lloyd J. Jassin
Law Offices of Lloyd J. Jassin
The Paramount Building
1501 Broadway, 12th Fl
New York, NY 10036
Visit our Blog - www.copylaw.org
Follow us on Twitter- IP Law News!
Co-author of The Copyright Permission & Libel Handbook (John Wiley & Sons)
For a view of Times Square from the webcam atop our building click here. Additional views, click here or click here.