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 Brooks Womens PureFlow 7 Grå / svart / grön , Under Armour Women s Street Encounter Grå Wolf / Carolina Blå / Vit , KEEN Kvinnors Cypress Sandal Neutral Grå / Grön Glöd , Altra AFW1755F Kvinnors Lone Peak 3.5 Skor Blå New Balance Women s 990v4 löpsko Faded Rose / Komen Pink Reebok Kvinnors högsta 3,0 MT löpsko Lead / Fire Coral / Tinning ALLROUNDER från MEPHISTO Kvinnors Fina Tex Sportskor Svart / Indago Easy Spirit Women s Traveltime Mule Svart / Svart / Brun Multi Suede , Ryka Women s Dominica Sandal Svart / Pink Wilson Womens Rush Pro 2.0 Kol / Svart / Röd , 50 nyanser av guld Dance Shoes Collection, Komfort kväll Klänning Bröllopspumpar, Balsalskor För latin, tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Konst med 50 nyanser (2,5 \ klackar) 7016- guld Mycket fin balsal Latin Tango Salsa Dansskor för Kvinnor SERA701BBX Flate Heel + Foldbar Borsta Bundle Svart mocka Rieker Mirjam 11 kvinnors pumpa Beige , Trotters Women s Liz Loafer Ben , FitFlop Kvinnors Uberknit Ballerina Walking Slip-On Midnight Navy , Minnetonka Kvinnors Kilty Suede Moccasin Rosa , Skechers Performance Kvinnors Gå Walk Slip-On Walking Shoe Aqua , Mephisto Kvinnors Laser Snörskor Svart Nubuck , Ros Hommerson Camp Kvinnors Oxford Svart Poetic License Women s Whiplash Dress Pump Honung , Alegria Women s Classic Clog Tar Tooled Klogs USA Women s Naples Mule Svart Oljad , Sanita Kvinnors Ingrid Clog Vit , Drew Shoes Women s Orchid Hook and Loop Blå Denim FRYE Kvinnors Flynn Short Inside Zip Ankle Bootie Brun , Ariat Women s Heritage IV Zip Paddock Boot, Svart, 6 C US Ljusbrun Walking Cradles Kvinnors Hartford Flat Sandal Svart Lucky Brand Women s Baselrain Rain Boot Svart krokodil UGG Kvinnors Kristin Fashion Boot Lavendelviolett CLARKS Kvinnors Sillian Bella Mary Jane Flat Grå Syntetisk , 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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