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 Altra One V3 Women s Road Running Shoe Purple / Orange Saucony Women s Hurricane ISO 3 Running Shoe Blå / Ljusblå , Drew Womens Element Svart Nubuck L amour Des Pieds Adoms Sandal Svart Spira Classic Walker 2 Damskor med fjädrar Vit , Kvinnor Nike Free TR 6 Träningsskor Vit / Metallic Silver / Wlf Grå , Prop & eacute; t Women s Cush N Foot Slipper Sand Orthofeet 851 Kvinnos Comfort Diabetisk Terapeutisk Extra Djup Sko Skechers Women s Walking Shoe Marin , NIKE WMNS Hyperdunk 2017 Låg TB Kvinnor 897812-001 Svart / Metallic Silvervitt , Vans Herren Authentic Core Classic Sneakers Vit Dolce Vita Kvinnors Celita Slide Sandal Blå Läder , 50 nyanser av guld Dance Shoes Collection, Komfort kväll Klänning Bröllopspumpar, Balsalskor För latin, tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Konst med 50 nyanser (2,5 \ klackar) 1700- Beige Nubuck / Guld Trim Mycket Fine Shoes Dance Sneakers Series SN016 Blå , CLARKS Kvinnors Ashland Bubble Slip-On Brun läder , Hush Valpar Kvinnors Ekko Gwen Oxford Black Crackled Suede XYD Casual Slip On Mule Skor Låg Heel Slide Slippers Runda Toe Dress Loafers Easy Walking For Women Lila YDN Women High Heels Platform Mules Peep Toe Clogs Slip On Wedge Sandals Slide Shoes Svart Polka Dot Seychellernas Kvinnors Backpacking Ballet Flat Svart Salomon Women s Heika LTR CS Vattentät Snow Boot Svart / Quarry / Alloy Prop & eacute; t Kvinnors Lumi Ankel Zip Snow Boot Brun , CLARKS Kvinnors Sillian Sway Ankle Bootie Marin UMEXI Kvinnor Platform Kängor Stövletter Stiletto Stiletto Högklackade Festpumps Mörkblå OTBT Kvinnors Springfield Clog Ny Mynt , Hunter Women s Original Short Gloss Rain Boots Gul CLARKS Women s Cheyn Madi Slip-on Loafer Dark Brown Scrunch Leather Kenneth Cole New York Kvinnors Valen Gladiator Sandal Röd , Havaianas Women s Galochas Lågmatte Rainboot Rain Boot Reste sig , Journee Collection Women Regelbunden, bredkalv och extra bredkalv Studded Knee-High Riding Boot Svart Säng | Stu Kvinnors Start Klänning Sandal Dark Scarlett Rustic 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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