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 Free RN 2017 Running Shoes Svart , Ryka Kvinnors Belmar Atletisk Sandal Grå / Coral NIKE WMNS Free Rn 2018 Sun Women Ah5208-001 Våggrå / Summit White , NIKE W Air Huarache City Womens Ah6787-005 Barely Grey / Clay Green-sand , NIKE Big Kids Air Max 90 Läder Löparskor, Lättvikt, bekvämt och hållbart fullkorn och syntetiskt läder Gym Röd / Svart / Vit Adidas Originals Kvinnors Superstar Slipon W Sneaker Core Black / Core Black / White Merrell Kvinnors Bare Access Arc 4 Trail Running Shoe Slät / Vibrerande Korall LifeStride Women s Dreams Wedge Pump Svart Nike Women s Free Rn Flyknit 2017 löparskor Svart / mörk Raisin-dödlig Rosa Vionic Kona kvinnors ortotiska atletisk sko Svart / Fuchsia , Nina Womens Contesa Svart Luster Satin Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Canvas Låg Sneakers Optisk vit Birkenstock Arizona Soft Footbed Suede Sandal Habana Oljat Läder Ariat Women s Heritage Lacer II Western Cowboy Boot Svart Deertan Madden Kvinnors M-Velcra Chukka Boot Cognac , OLUKAI Pehuea Skor - Kvinnors Tapa / tapa TOMS Womens Desert Wedge Bootie Taupe Drew Shoes Women s Rose Mary Jane White Snake Floral Birkenstock Kvinnors London Habana Oljat Läder XYD Kvinnors Fashion Pointed Toe Slingback Pumps High Heel Slip On Klädskor med bågar Blå Kinesisk Tvättservice Kristin Cavallari Kvinnors Capri Pekad Tå Flat Guld Läder , Corkys kardborrbandborrband med bred breddslipning på stötdämpade tåskläder Röd Jessica Simpson Kvinnors Teddi Mode Boot Naturlig , Trotters Kvinnors Caroline Ballet Flat Mörkbrun Cognac , Vionic Women s Gnist Minna Ballett Flat Rodna MuckBoots Kvinnors Hale Plaid Boot Black / Purple , UGG Women s Classic Cuff Tall Winter Boot kastanj Lucky Brand Women s Carlyn Ballett Flat Svart 1 , TOMS Women s Majorca Peep Toe Mid Calf Boot Stucco Suede Perforerad Me Too Arena Dam Sandal Nude Goat Spore , 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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