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 Reebok Classic Sneaker Vit / Ljusgrå , New Balance Women s 990V3 löpsko Grå , adidas Performance Women s Alphabounce W Running Shoes Grå Tre / Grå Två / Grå En Propet Kvinnors W3910 Vista Walker Comfort Sko Svart Slät Saucony Women s Cohesion 10 Running Shoes Grå / Mint , Salomon Women s Sonic Pro Lila , OluKai Miki Li - Kvinnors Pearl Blush / Pale Gray El Naturalista Kvinnors Nd54 Stella Flat Sandal Trä 2 New Balance Women s WW411v2 Walking Shoe Grå , FitFlop Womens H-Bar Slidesandaler Cognac Bella Vita Women s Bre-Italy Ghillie Slips Sandal Tobak Suede Leather , ASICS Womens Gel-Fit Yui 2 SE Sprout Green / Flash Coral / White , Skechers Performance Women s Go Steg Lite-Agile Walking Shoe Svart vit , Under Armour Women s Performance Spikeless Vit (100) / Briljans , Dolce Vita Women s Hazle Slide Sandal Svart läder , Franco Sarto Kvinnors Frisco Slide Sandal Varmt guld Easy Spirit Women s Traveltime Mule Röd Calvin Klein Women s Gayle Pump Natur / Silver / Mjukt vit , Egos Köpenhamn House Slip on Slippers Cerise , Steve Madden Kvinnors Audriana Ballett Flat Svart KEEN Kvinnors Koven Mid Hiking Boot Gargoyle / Mineralblå , Discovery Expedition Kvinnors äventyrsmitt vandringsstuga Sand , CLARKS Kvinnors Kinzie Light Loafer Flat Marin Birkenstock Unisex Boston Soft Footbed Leather Clog Mocka Suede Finn Comfort Unisex Venice 1504 Slip-On Clog Svart YDN Kvinnor Casual Pointed Toe Flats Slip On Block Low Heel Dorsay Pumps Skor För Körning Pläd , Easy Spirit Hartwell Women s Sandal Svart Nine West Women s Christie Leather Knä High Boot Navy Leather , Joules Kvinnors Wellyprint Rain Boot Fransk Navy Kronärtskockablommor , Arcopedico 6811 Flower Womens Flats Skor 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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