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 Mäns Zcloud 2 Sport Sandal Sonoran Forest , ECCO Kvinnors Yucatan II Outdoor Sandal Mörk skugga , Xero Shoes Prio - Minimalistisk Barefoot Trail och Road Springskor - Fitness, Atletisk Noll Drop Sneaker - Kvinnors Svart Saucony Kvinnors Triumph ISO 3 Running Sneaker Lila / blå / Citron , Astral TR1 Junction Mäns Vandringsko Smuts brun , Ryka Kvinnors Kailee Sneaker Frostgrå / Cotton Candy / Summer Grey , NAOT Kayla Elegant Women Sandals Royal Blue Leather , TOMS Women s Poppy Suede Sandal Svart Suede / Chambray , New Balance Women s 627v2 Work Cross Trainer Grå / rosa New Balance Women s Womens 928v3 Walking Shoe Walking Shoe Vit blå , Sam Edelman Women s Bay Slide Sandal Denim Blå / Ny Blå KAANAS Kvinnors Manaus 3-Band Fashion Slide Sandal Orange , Trotters Women s Liz Loafer Ben Reebok Kvinnor Svart Läder Atletisk Oxford TYAK Komposit Toe Svart Cole Haan Kvinnors Grandpro Tennis Sneaker Marinblå Nubuck / Roccia Snake , David Tate Dainty Women s Pump Champagne , Calvin Klein Kvinnors Genoveva Klänningspump Rosa Easy Spirit Women s Traveltime Mule Ljusgrå / ljusgrå mocka Rockport Kvinnors Cobb Hill Abigail Dress Pump Brun , Nurse Mates Women s Bryar Closed Clogs Svart / Grå Paisley , Nurse Mates Women s Bryar Closed Clogs Black Crinkle Patent G.H. Molngrå , Kenneth Cole New York Kvinnors Karolina 3 Mule Ljusgrå Lucky Brand Women s Emmie Ballett Flat Naturlig Ash Women s Ivana Boot Wilde , Dr. Martens Women s Church Stud Fashion Boot Svart patentlampa A2 av Aerosoles Women s Comparison Ankle Boot Brun , Women Hunter Original Tall Wellington Vattentäta Winter Snow Rain Boots Hav , ALDO Kvinnors Yelawiel Knee High Boot Svart läder , SOREL Women s Joan Tall Rain Wedge Boots Svart / Havsalt 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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