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 Kids Air Max Nero Essential GS Running Shoes Olive-violet / Arbeta Blå / Navy Nike Air Max 2017 Kvinnors Running Sneaker Svart / Vit / Antracit , CLARKS Womens Wave Grip Svart Syntetisk , Hoka One One Women s Vanquish 2 Running Shoes Franska blå / blå atoll , Kaepa Kvinnors TouchUp Cheer Shoe Vit Drew Shoes Women s Gemini Läder, Mesh, Gummi, Mode Sneakers Black-suede-white Skechers Sport Kvinnors Premium-Premix Slip-On Sneaker Premium - Premix vit / marinblå Skechers Women s Walk Walk Joy-Paradise Sneaker Grå / blå New Balance Women s WW928HW2 Walking Shoe Vit OLUKAI Alohi - Kvinnors Friar Brun / Friar Brun NIKE Women s Air Cage Court Tennissko Vit / Clrwtr / Ic Cb Bl / Lt Bl Lc Diadora Mäns Titan II Running Shoe Blå Jay / Paloma Grå , DC Kvinnors Chelsea TX SE Sneakers Grå / Grå / Grå , Palladium Men s Sport Cuff WP 2.0 Rain Boot Amber Guld / Choklad , Romika Women s Fidschi 22 Dress Sandal Svart Kombi , Finn Comfort Women s Soho - 82743 Kaffee / Cigarr Aerosoles Kvinnors Exquisite Dress Pump Svart Sparkle , Walking Cradles Kvinnors Hardy Oxford Brun L & Rsquo; Artiste av Spring Step Women s Gabriel Oxford Svart UGG Jaida Glitter Women s Oxford Guld SOREL Women s Out N Om Tofflor Stenbrott / Fawn , Sam Edelman Kvinnors Hazel Dress Pump Mjukt silver FSJ Women Basic Open Toe Sandaler Med Block Heels Faux Suede Ankelband Pumps Storlek 4-15 US Ljusgrå Alegria Kvinnors Vanessa Sandal Vågig marin Arcopedico 4043 L45 Kvinnor Mary Jane Flats Gråsten Tahari Kvinnors Ta-Estyn Ballett Flat Grå , West Blvd London-Lår-Hög Lår Hög Stövlar Zebra1 Suede , Birkenstock Kvinnors Yara Läder Bright White Patent Birko Flor , Paperplanes-1193-1 Trendiga Middle Wellington Garden Rain Boots Lila , Ariat Kvinnors Mirada Western Cowboy Boot Bittersweet Choklad / Nyanser av Brun 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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