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 Women s Flex 2017 RN Running Shoes Svart / Vit / Industriell Blå / Racerrosa Merrell Kvinnors Terran Ari Wrap Sport Sandal Svart NIKE Youth Air Max 90 Ultra 2.0 Mesh Trainers Max Orange / Svart / Vit New Balance Women s WT610V5 Trail Shoe Svart / Pink , New Balance Women s WT1210 Trail Shoe Grå / rosa Vionic Mäns Orthalheel Technology Vit / Navy Walker Svart / Svart Saucony Kvinnors Zealot ISO 2 Running Shoes Kaffe- och / eller bomull , Adidas Originals Kvinnors SL Loop Racer W Lifestyle Sneaker Vit / Blush Grön / Vista Rosa , Dr Comfort Lu Lu Kvinnors Terapeutisk Diabetisk Extra Djup Sko Läder Velcro Svart ONEMIX Mäns Dam Sneakers Lätta Andas Utomhus Walking Skor Sock-Like Sneakers C-vit PUMA Mäns Tazon 6 Fracture FM Cross-Trainer Shoe Periscope-Puma Silver Supra Kvinnors / Mäns Noiz Sneaker Rose Gold / Rose Gold / White , Skechers Women s Walk Walk Lite-Shanti Loafer Flat Svart , Lakai Limited Skor Mens Griffin Svart / Reflekterande Suede NATURLIG SOUL Kvinnors Adalia Slide Sandal Kaki , Jerusalem Sandaler Kvinnors Nuri Slide Sandal Brun , ECCO Dam Damara Ii Slide Sandal Lakrits / Deep Taupe LifeStride Women s Xandy Equestrian Boot Mörkgrå Cole Haan Kvinnors 2.Zerogrand Stitchlite Ox Oxford Peach Blush Knit-argento Metallisk-optik Propet Kvinnors TravelActiv Mary Jane Oxford Svart / Grå Heather , Calvin Klein Kvinnors Genoveva Klänningspump Rosa , Trotters Women s Dea Slingback Pump Tvätta blommor , DREAM PAIRS Kvinnors Elegantee Dress Pump Rött patent , Propet Women s Washable Walker Sneaker Grå Drew Shoe Women s Roma Oxfords Svart Läder / Microfiber Lotta Från Stockholm Svenska Träskor Låg Trä I Navy På En Brun Bas-39 - Bella Vita Kvinnors Rayna Ankle Bootie Svart läder , Cole Haan Kvinnors Tali Bow Ballet Flat Svart läder Crocs Women s Lodge Point Pull-On Snow Boot Marin , Bernie Mev Kvinnors Catwalk Flat 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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