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 Chaco Women s Z1 Classic Athletic Sandal Prismynt , Jordan Kids Jumpman Team II Basketskor Svart / Grön , NIKE Mens Lunarglide 8 löparskor Binärt Blå / Summit Vit / Svart , NIKE Mäns Air Max Flair Running Shoes Obsidian / Black-obsidian Drew Shoe Women s Tulip Comfort Ben , TOMS Women s Monica Loafers & Slip-ONS Sko Pine Suede San Antonio sko Women s SAS, Friidrott Snör åt Sneaker Vit NIKE Mäns Essentialist Casual Shoe Universitet Röd / Vit-Team Röd , MBT Kvinnors Kisumu 3S W Justerbar Sandal Svart / Silver / Metallisk Snake Print Propet Kvinnors Aris Skate Sko Svart , Stuart Weitzman kvinnors Rosita Slide Sandal Dammig rosa TPU Grishko 0509/2 2007 Pro-Flex , Jessica Simpson Kvinnors Cambredge Dress Pump Naken TOMS Mäns Classic Canvas Slip-On Desert Taupe Poly Canvas , KEEN Kvinnors Terradora Mid Vattentät Vandringssko Boysenberry / Grape Wine , Evolv Cruzer Psyche Approach Shoe - Kvinnors Phantom / Canyon Rose Sbicca Kvinnors Jared Huarache Sandal Guld , Walking Cradles Women s Heidi Pump Vitt läder FitFlop Women s Shuv Felt Clog Svart , Antilop Kvinnors 835 Suede Open Strap Wrap Tobak , OLUKAI Kvinnor Pehuea Powwow Closed Toe Mules Teal / Legion Blue , Dirty Laundry Women s Trixie Ankle Boot Grå Suede , BEARPAW Kvinnors Bethany Snow Boot Choklad / Brons , Rebecca Minkoff Womens Viera Svagt lila Distressed Metallic Leather , YDN Kvinnor Classic Pointy Toe Läder Suede Casual Shoes Low Cut Slip On Soft Mörkröd Roper Kvinnors Chunk Rider Western Boot Solbränna Roper Kvinnors Audie Riding Boot Svart , Laredo Kvinnors Fröken Kate Western Boot Brun / Kricka Aerosoles Women s Upper Level Flat Blue Combo , Vivobarefoot kvinna Gobi II syntetiska stövlar Solbränna , 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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