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 Nike Women s Downshifter 6 Running Shoe Mörkgrå / Hyper Orange / Vit / Copa Therafit Summer Women s Fabric Slingback Sport Sandal - för plantarfasciit / fotpain Rosa , NIKE Women s WMNS Air Max 270, vit / vitvit Vit / vit-vit KEEN Kvinnors Bali Sandaler Svart / Magnet , Camper Damas Damas 21923 Platform Pump Svart BareTraps Kvinnors Tiffany Sandal kastanjebrunt Sam Edelman Kvinnors Dariel Sandal Pearl Pink Suede , Nike Women s Free Rn Flyknit 2017 löparskor Blå Tint / Black-cirrus Blue-Aurora Green Salvatore Ferragamo Kvinnors Varina Rosso , Brooks Women s Speed Varsity Vanguard Running Sneaker Lollipop / Peacoat / Bachelor Button / White , Nike Tech Xtreme Cadet Glove Gul , NIKE Womens Zoom Vapor X Tennisskor Vit / Neo Turkos / Blekt Aqua / Hot Lava , Skechers Womens Be-Light - Florescent Naturlig New Balance Women s 77v1 Vazee Transform träningssko Blossom / Grafik , Skechers Performance Women s Walk Walk 2 Slip-On Walking Shoe Sten Cobb Hill Rockport Kvinnors Petra Mary Jane Flat Tenn , Under Armour Men s Ua ClutchFit Drive Ii Grafit / Metallisk Silver / Vit Cole Haan Kvinnors Emilia High Slide Sandal Svart mocka TuffRider Belmont Dress Boots Ladies Black 105 LD - Franco Sarto Kvinnors Bocca Loafer Svart Clarks Women s Glick Darby Flat Mörkbrun Cole Haan Kvinnors Zerogrand Wing Ox Rainstorm Suede Closed Hole / Pearl Blue , Bed | Stu Dam Capriana Flat Sandal Teak Lux Muck Boot Women s Muckster 2 Mid Snow Svart, Charcoal, Rose Print , Soft Style Women s Angel II Pump Brokad NATURLIG SOUL Kvinnors Girly Ballet Flat Svart , Birkenstock Unisex Boston Soft Footbed Leather Clog Svart mocka , Tory Burch Women s Miller Spark Gold , Palladium Women s Pampa Free CVS Ankle Boot Vit , Sam Edelman Kvinnors Carter Flat Sandal Deep Indigo Patent , 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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