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 ASICS Women s Endurant Running Shoe Hampton Green / Silver / Glacier Sea , Mizuno Women s Wave Hitogami 3 Running Shoe Citrus / Pansy Salomon Sense Ride Running Shoe - Kvinnors Parachute Lila, Lila Opulence, Strandglas New Balance Women s 590v3 löpsko Cyklon / cyklon Merrell Kvinnors Tetrex Rapid Crest Water Shoe Lila Rose Skechers Performance Kvinnors Go Train Walking Shoe Charcoal / Pink NATURLIG SOUL Kvinnors Daya Pump Taupe , Drew Shoe Women s Paradise II Velco Slip-on Vit Under Armour Women s Charged All-Round Neutral Rhino Grey (076) / Steel , Cirkus av Sam Edelman Kvinnors Raquel Slide Sandal Mandel Naturalizer Women s Mason Slide Sandal Marmor 50 nyanser av silver Dansskor: Komfort Aftonklänning Bröllop Pumpar, balsal Skor för latin, Tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Art by 50 nyanser (2,5 \ 3 \ 2828- Silver Glitter Satin Novacas Kvinnors Bernadette Cutout Ladies Vegan Oxfords - , TOMS Women s Classic Linen Rope-Sole Bekvämt och lätt-anpassat Slip-On Gyllenbrun , Arcopedico Kvinnor Lolita Slip-On Ljusgrön TOMS Kids 10009918 Alpargata-K Svart iriserande glimmer , Merrell Mäns yttersta Vent Vattentäta Vandringssko Flyttblock , Oboz Bridger Låg B-Torra Kvinnors Gående Skor - SS18 Valnöt , Easy Street Women s Zone Flat Sandal Grå , Sanita Women s Original Pro. Mång , Ivanka Trump Kvinnors Raiy Ankle Boot Svart BEARPAW Kvinnors Ellen Oxford Boot Linné Nine West Women s Front9x9 Vin / Vin läder OLUKAI Nohea Mesh Shoe - Mäns Kol / Djupröd , Duckfeet Himmerland Sko Kakao , FRYE Kvinnors Amy Peep Lace Boot Nutmeg Suede Sam Edelman Kvinnors Tinsley Rain Boot Dove Grey Yosi Samra Kvinnors Samara II Flats Tenn Smoky Mountain Women s Rosette Pull On Broderade Blom Snip Toe Brown Oil Distress Boots BareTraps Kvinnors Yoshie Snow 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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