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 Gel-Contend 4 Running Shoes Silver / Campanula / Kol , New Balance Women s WX822V3 Cross Trainers angora New Balance Women s Arishi v1 Luxe Fresh Foam Running Shoes fläder , Keen Women s Whisper Sandal Magnet / Sangria ASICS Kvinnors Gel-Sonoma 3 Trail Runner Kol / Silver / Diva Pink TOMS Kvinnors Rosa Sandal Birch Suede I-RUNNER Maria Kvinnor Terapeutisk Atletisk Extra Djup Sko Läder / Halsband Grå / Salmon Finn Comfort Women s Ikebukuro Oxford Marron Crash / Sensory Easy Spirit Women s Traveltime Mule Navy-Dark Blue-mocka , Easy Street Women s Dreamer Heeled Sandal Solbränna , Vans Unisex Old Skool Classic Skate Skor Glaserad Ginger / Black , 50 nyanser av silver Dansskor: Komfort Aftonklänning Bröllop Pumpar, balsal Skor för latin, Tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Art by 50 nyanser (2,5 \ 3 \ 7039-Silver Scale , Easy Spirit AP1 Sport Walking Shoe Svart , Modemoven Kvinnors Lack Pumpar, Point Toe Klackar, Slingback Pumps, Kvällskor, Söt Stilettos 10CM Rosa med röda solar Geox Women s Nebula Sneaker Silver / off-white , Nine West Women s Margot Dress Pump Red / Multi , Propet Kvinnors W3910 Vista Walker Comfort Sko Svart UGG Kvinnors Nolita Oxford Näckros Merrell Kvinnors Chameleon 7 Limit Vattentät Vandrings Boot Dammig oliv , Ahnu Women s Sugarpine Air Mesh Vandringssko Medium Grå Anne Klein Sport Women s Able Fabric Ballett Flat Naturlig Multi Fabric , OLUKAI Nohea Mesh Shoe - Mäns Vit Wolky Women s Strap-Cloggy Flats Skor Navy Leather , Aerosoles A2 av kvinnans ledande rollkänga Vin Combo Cobb Hill Kvinnors Gabby-CH Svart Gentle Souls av Kenneth Cole Women s Noemi Round Toe Low Wedge Slingback - Läderplatta Tenn Cobb Hill Kvinnors Natashya Bootie Ankle Boot Almond Leather , Nine West Women s SPRING9X9 Suede Ballett Flat Naturlig SOREL Women s Joan of Arctic Boot, Quarry, 9,5 B (M) USA - , Bella Vita Women s Talina Ii Plus Harness Boot Brun 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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