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 kvinnors Gel-Quantum 360 cm löpsko Sticka Midgrå / Glaciär / Korall New Balance Women s 520v3 Running Shoe Black / Gunmetal / Vit Inov-8 X-Talon 225 Trail Runner Röd / svart / grå Salomon Kvinnors X Ultra 3 W Vandringsskor Skugga Skechers Performance Women s Walk Walk 4 Snörning Walking Shoe Grå / Blå Heather , Blowfish Women s Barria Slide Sandal Birch Rancher Canvas , Ros Hommerson Mellow Women s Sandal Röd , Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Seasonal Canvas High Top Sneaker Svart vit Dolce Vita kvinnors Kaira Slide Sandal Leopard kalvhår Ros Hommerson Camp Kvinnors Oxford Svart TOMS Women s Classics Navy Canvas Trask Womens Ali Svart italiensk tvättad fårskinn , T.U.K. bourgogne Dr Martens Kvinnors Clarissa Sandal Svart , Native Unisex Apollo Moc Fashion Sneaker. JFY BLK / JKY BLK / BOITIC PRINT Timberland Women s Nellie Dubbel Vattentät Ankel Boot Svart , SoftWalk Women s High Point Mary Jane Flat Blek rosa , PIC / PAY Kay - Kvinnors läderballettplatta - Classic Round Toe Bekväm Slip-on Grå Läder Superfeet Palisade Kvinnors Mary Jane Shoe Svart / Turtledove Kinesisk Tvättservice Kristin Cavallari Kvinnors Luvvock Mule Svart mocka , Easy Street Women s Bad Ankle Bootie Bourgogne Burnished , Jessica Simpson Women s Praylee2 Pump Platina Easy Spirit Women s Eliana Mule Mörk Taupe / Brun Suede FRYE kvinnors Phillip Chelsea Boot Mörkbrun , Rampage Kvinnors Viva Öppna Peep Toe Cutout Block Heel Bootie Naturlig , LifeStride Kvinnors Addy Ballett Flat Tenn 9 Tommy Hilfiger Kvinnors Khristie Rain Boot Marin UGG Kvinnor Reykir Vattentät Metall 510 - Avarca Pons Classic Style Women Ljusrosa Aerosoles Kvinnors lösenord Mid Calf Boot Svart tyg , 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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