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 Kvinnors Tanjun Coral Stardust / Segel New Balance Women s W790v6 Running Shoes Deep Ozone Blue / Ozone Blue Glow / Lime Glow Nike Women s Free Rn Flyknit 2017 löparskor Svart Vit Mörkgrå 001 Nike Air Max Thea Jacquard Damskor Svart / Svart-Racer Blåvit New Balance Women s Fresh Foam Cruz V1 Running Shoe Regn Cloud / Artic Fox , Drew Shoe Women s Tulip Comfort Vit , PUMA Kvinnors Tazon 6 Wide Sneakers Puma White-Island Paradise-Puma Silver , Skechers Män Marauder Mershon Grå Skechers Kvinnors Go Joy 15603 Walking Shoe Charcoal / Black Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Läder High Top Sneaker Vit Mono , Skechers Women s Go Golf Elite Ace Jacquard Golfsko Navy / Pink Mizuno Kvinnors Wave Lightning Z4 Volleybollsko Vit svart , Dolce Vita Kvinnors Cato Slide Sandal Sandlinne Louis Garneau Kvinnors Tri X-Speed 3 Triathlon Cykelsskor Pink Glow / Bright Yellow CLARKS Kvinnors Ashland Bubble Slip-On Navy Leather Modemoven Kvinnors Lack Pumpar, Point Toe Klackar, Slingback Pumps, Kvällskor, Söt Stilettos 10CM Beige Black , Sperry Top-Sider Kvinnors Bluefish Båtsko Linne Havre , CLARKS Kvinnors Janey Mae Oxford Bivax Massimo Matteo Womens Oxford Wing Tips Cuoio Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Ox Svart Sam Edelman Kvinnors Telsa D Orsay Pump Havremjöl Suede Salomon Kvinnors X Ultra 3 Mid GTX W Vandringsstöd Acai , STEPSO Vit Läder Träskor Kvinnors Färg Ankelband Lättvikt Professionell Komfort Nursing Blå Women Round Toe Platform Pumps Stiletto High Heels Dress Skor Grå Ariat Women s Unbridled Adriana Western Boot Metallic Suede , Crocs Kvinnors Capri V Grafisk Bläckflip Djur Sorel Kvinnors Joan Glossy Wedge Rain Boot Collegiate Navy / Atmosphere , FRYE kvinnors Melissa Stud Back Zip Riding Boot Redwood Cloud Aline Blå Fantasi Merrell Women s Pechora Sky Winter 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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