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 NIKE Mäns Air Max Flair Running Shoes Black / Anthracite svart , NIKE Zoom All Out Low Mäns Running Sneaker Svart / Aura-mörk Grå-ren Platina , Saucony Women s Xodus Iso Trail Runner Lila / rosa / Bomull Frances Valentine Women s Faithl Sandal Guld NIKE Kvinnors WMNS Air Max 90 EZ, Ökensand / Ökensand Ökensand / Desert Sand-partikel Beige Propet Kvinnors resor Walker Shoe Svart mocka Trotters Women s Tamara Sandal Röd , Adidas Outdoor Kvinnors Terrex Voyager CW CP W Walking-Shoes Svart / Svart / Kalk Vit , JORDAN 12 Boys sneakers RETRO BP 151186-400 Bordeaux / Sail-metallic Silver , Vans Unisex Era Skate Skor, Klassisk Low-Top Lace-up Stil i hållbar Dubbla sömmar Canvas och Original Vaffel Yttersål Guld Mono / Port Royale , Kenneth Cole New York Kvinnors Janie Slide Sandal Indigo , 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) 1606- Pearl Gold , STEVEN av Steve Madden Kvinnors Adrianna Flat Svart sammet , LifeStride Women s Seamless Dress Pump Marin Sam Edelman Kvinnors Ludlow Pump Svart läder TOMS Mäns Classic Canvas Slip-On Svart läder SAS Women s Roamer Slip-On Skor Denim , Clarks Women s Un.Hinton Oxfords Shoes Navy Nubuck Ros Hommerson Annie Kvinnors Casual Comfort Sko läder snörning upp Svart / Combo Easy Spirit Women s Dolly Skräddarsydda Casual Shoes Dk Natural Seychellernas Kvinna Plateau Ballett Flat Rodna , Geox Women s W Rhosyn 20 Ballett Flat Svart , ALDO Kvinnors Mathia Ankle Bootie Svart läder Reaction Kenneth Cole Malyn Slip-On Läder Mule - Kvinnors Vit Timberland Womens Lakeville Double Gore Chelsea Medium Brown Suede UGG Kvinnors Reignfall Rain Boot Bränd Olive , Hunters Boots Kvinnors Original Refined Gloss Boots neptunus , Joules Kvinnors Welly Print Rain Boot Navy Stripe Miz Mooz Kvinnors Laurent Sneaker Vit KAMIK KVINNAR Vattentäta JENNIFER RAIN BOOTS Snäcka , 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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