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 New Balance W880v5 Damskor - SS16 Rosa , NIKE Mäns Kawa Slide Athletic Sandal Hyperkobolt / Vit / Wolfgrå , KEEN Kvinnors Newport H2 Sandal Malakit / Silver Branch adidas Performance Women s Alphabounce W Running Shoes Enkel Orange / Vit / Light Onix Drew Shoes Women s Blast Syntetisk Athletic Sneakers Flamingo Print , Bernie Mev Kvinnors Halle Wedge Pump Tenn SOREL Kvinnors Joanie II Sandaler Havssalt , TOMS Women s Viv Leather Emboss Sandal Blue Slub Chambray ASICS Women s Gel-Resolution 7 Tennissko Aqua Splash / Vit / Diva Blue ASICS Women s Conviction X Cross-Trainer Shoe Aqua Splash / Diva Blå / Vit , Skechers Performance Women s Go Flex 2-14992 Walking Shoe Marinblå / Grå DAWGS Women s Golf Spirit Walking Shoe Vit / Orange Steve Madden Kvinna Asset Slide Sandal Naturlig Dolce Vita Kvinnors Claire Slide Sandal Naturligt läder , Dr. Martens Kvinnors 1461 Oxford , 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) 2829- Brun Satin & Guld Trim , Skechers Sport Women s Empire Fashion Sneaker Vit / Silver Mona Flying Women s Läderperforerad Lace-up Oxfords Skor till kvinnor Wingtip Multicolor Brougue Skor Röd Chelsea Crew Marcy T-Rem Oxford Heels, Svart Inov-8 Roclite 286 GTX Vandringsstöd Slate / Black , Northside Women s Snohomish Vattentät Vandrings Boot Dk Grå / Dk Turkos , Vasque Women s Mantra 2,0 Vandringssko Gargoyle / Bright Rose Barefooters Classic Slip-On Sko Espressokork , Bernie Mev Kvinnors Monica Ballett Flat Grå Suede Lucky Brand Women s Eesa Ankle Bootie Chipmunk , Yosi Samra Kvinnors Liv Ballett Flat Platino , Lauren Ralph Lauren Kvinnors Tally Rain Boot Leopard Brown Skechers Women s Woodland-Mid Lace Snow Boot Mörk Taupe , Easy Street Women s Birdie Flat Sten , Georgia GB00161 Mid Calf Boot Mörkbrun 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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