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 Men s Benassi gör det bara Athletic Sandal Svart / utmaning röd New Balance Women s W840V3 löparskor åska Teva Verra Kvinnors Sandal Lila / Orchid , DAWGS Womens Arch Support Z Sandaler Påfågel Cloud 2568 Skor Kvinnor Caliber Slide Svart Propet Women s April Fisherman Sandal Denim , Drew Shoe Women s Tulip Comfort Vit kalv , NIKE Kvinnors Volley Zoom HyperSpike Volleyboll Skor Svart / Röd / Metallisk Silver / Vit , Naturalizer Kvinnors Sloan Slide Sandal Alabaster , Skechers Kvinnors D Lites-Retro Vibe Slide Sandal Marin , Ryska Pointe Rubin Pointe Skor, U-Cut Flexibel Medium Shank Demonia Pleaser Kvinnors Stomp-08 Oxford Black Pu , ara kvinnors Prim Oxford Flat Pebble Suede / Ruvido CLARKS Kvinnors Keesha Raine Dress Pump Naken Croc Patent Läder , Bates Women s Lites Shoe Brun Cole Haan Kvinnors 2.Zerogrand Stitchlite Ox Oxford Marine Blue Knit-bluefish Prop & eacute; t Women s Cush N Foot Slipper Svart , TOMS Women Classic Slip on Svart Mahabis Classic Herr Tofflor Grå Ljusgrå / Borgen Blå Touch Ups Women s Tamara Flat Silver Glitter , Birkenstock Unisex Boston Soft Footbed Leather Clog Taupe Suede , Prop & eacute; t Kvinnors Lumi Ankel Zip Snow Boot Brun , Easy Spirit Women s Eliana Mule Dark Natural / Brown Suede Merrell Kvinnors City Leaf Chelsea Snow Boot Svart , Drew Shoes Women s Orchid Hook and Loop Bronsutskrift , Bogs Women s Alexandria Lace Waterproof Leather Boot Choklad , Birkenstock Amsterdam Clog Ljusgrå Birkofelt Calzuro Autoclavable Clog utan övre ventilation Grön , SoftWalk Kvinnors TAFT Wedge Sandal Naturliga / Tan , GUESS Kvinnors Nakittan Mid Calf Boot Svart 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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