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 Big Kids Air Max 90 Läder Löparskor, Lättvikt, bekvämt och hållbart fullkorn och syntetiskt läder Svart vit , Skechers Performance Women s H2 Go vattensko Marinblå / Grå Merrell Women s Terran Slide II Sandal Svart Easy Street Women s Adagio Wedge Slide Svart Patent / Stretch , New Balance Women s WX624v2 träningssko Svart , Skechers Kvinnors Go Joy Walking Shoe Taupe Drew Shoe Women s Tulip Comfort Svart tryck Linea Paolo Felicia | Ljusrosa perforerad mocka , Vans Unisex Old Skool Classic Skate Skor Mono Bumper Cabernet / True White Dr Comfort Women s Meghan Turkos Diabetic Athletic Shoes Blå , Rockport Kvinna Lanea Woven Slide Sandal Svartvävt , Jerusalem Sandaler Kvinnors Edna Sandal Röd J Slides Women s Naomi Slide Sandal Magenta , SCHUTZ Kvinnors Yaslin Slide Sandal Rostad mutter , Sam Edelman Kvinnors Glenn Slide Sandal Naturligt naken , Naturalizer Women s Mila Slide Sandal Red Suede STEVEN av Steve Madden Kvinnors Adrianna Flat Blå sammet CLARKS Kvinnors Leisa Cacti Slide Sandal Sage Leather Jessica Simpson Kvinnors Cambredge Dress Pump Pink / Multi , TOMS Women s Deconstructed Alpargata Casual Loafer Leopard Canvas Vans Men s Slip-on (Tm) Core Classics Afterglow / True White , Mordenmiss Kvinnors etniska unika Emobossed Rose Sweet Ankle Bootie Street Lace Flat Kamel Cole Haan Kvinnors Grandpro Tennis Sneaker flodstrand Dr Comfort Womens Breeze Kaffediabetic Extra Depth Velcro Sandal Kaffe , BC Skor Kvinnors Snow Cone Ballett Flat Svart Easy Street Women s Zone Flat Sandal Grå Klogs USA Women s Naples Mule Vit Slät , Demonia Kvinnors Camel-203 Ankel Boot Lila Hologram Vegan Läder , Sugar Women s Tiggles Open Side Festival Spänne Boho Bootie Ankle Boot Svart polyuretan , Arcopedico Kvinnors L8 Svart mocka 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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