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 SoftWalk Kvinnors Tillman Dress Sandal Svart Mjuk Nappa Läder , Reebok Kvinnors Zprint 3D Running Shoe Cloud Grey / Rebel Berry / Poison Pink / Tin , NIKE Golf Women s Tech Essentials Classic Long Short Svart / Vit / Mörkgrå Vionic Mäns Orthalheel Technology Vit / Navy Walker Mörkblå / Svart , DC-herr Heathrow Casual Skate Shoe Grå , K-schweiziska Kvinnors Bigshot Light 3 Vit / Calypso Coral Skechers Kvinnors Du Definiera Sneaker Träkol , Dansko Women s Maci Sandal Svart fullkorn , Vuxen Slide Buckle Tap Skor, T9200 Patent Drew Shoe Kvinnors London II Slip On Textile Casual Flats Svart , inhemska män Monaco Mid Wax Canvas Mode Sneaker Pigeon Grey / Shell White Modemoven Kvinnors Lack Pumpar, Point Toe Klackar, Slingback Pumps, Kvällskor, Söt Stilettos 10CM Smaragd Madden Girl Women s Brando Flat Sandal Rose / White TOMS Women s Classic Linen Rope-Sole Bekvämt och lätt-anpassat Slip-On Navy Dots Skechers Kvinnors Savor-Singular Slip-On Loafer Svart patentläder , Skechers BOBS från Women s Chill Luxe Flat Natural Flex , XOXO kvinnors Kason Combat Boot Svart , VANELi Kvinnors Fc-313 Beige Sprizz , Alegria Kvinnors Joleen Loafers Skor Molasses Tooled Haflinger Kvinnors Gz Magic Capt Blue Flat Kaptener Blue / Earth Easy Street Women s Bad Ankle Bootie Tan Burnished Drew Shoes Women s Rose Mary Jane Black Velvet Patent Ros Hommerson Kvinnors Rebecca Cap Toe Flat Svart vit UGG Kvinnors Kelsea Ankel Boot Antilope Komfortmössor för kvinnor, naglar påsar Rockstudded Block Heels Hollow Out Slingback Sandals Silver Drew Shoes Women s Rose Mary Jane Marin Aerosoles Women s Stockholder S Boot Svart mocka Hunter Womens Original Starcloud Tall Comet Orange Muck Boot Women / Ladies Arctic Sport Tall Pill On Rain Boots Grön , Mavirs Knee High Stövlar, Kvinnor Runda Toe Lår Hög över knäet Boots Stretch Suede Flat Heel Tall stövlar 7 6,5 cm 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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