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 Drew Angela Women s Sandal Beige-multi Chaco Women s Z1 Classic Athletic Sandal Svart New Balance Women s 590v3 löpsko Reflektion / Vintage Indio , Skechers Kvinnors You Spirit Walking Mint B (M) USA Mynta , Birkenstock Gizeh Birko-Flor Thong Orange Hush Valpar Kvinnors Power Walker Ii Loafer Vitt läder , OOFOS kvinnors OOlala Slide Sandal Svart / Seafoam Green Cole Haan Kvinnors Anica Criss Cross Slide Sandal Sahara Leather Melissa Women s Cosmic Slide Sandal Beige Black , Mizuno (MIZD9) Kvinnors 9-Spike Advanced Finch Elite 3 Fastpitch Cleat Softball Shoe Navy / White , Dynasty Cleats Navy / White , Under Armour Women s UA Spine Glyde Softball Cleats Svart vit , 50 nyanser av silver Dansskor: Komfort Aftonklänning Bröllop Pumpar, balsal Skor för latin, Tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Art by 50 nyanser (2,5 \ 3 \ 1683s- Silver Läder , Native Unisex Apollo Moc Fashion Sneaker. Barracuda Blue / Shell White / Stripes , SAS Women s Roamer Slip-On Skor Marin Modemoven Kvinnors Lack Pumpar, Point Toe Klackar, Slingback Pumps, Kvällskor, Söt Stilettos 10CM Grön Trotters Women s Liz Loafer Brun Drew Shoes Women s Hope Therapeutic Leather Fashion Oxfords Denim Lea / Nubuck , Föreställ dig Vince Camuto Kvinnors Casele Slipper Elfenben Vionic Women s, Posey Pointed Toe Fashion Flats Taupe 7,5 M - Easy Street Kvinnors Columbus Mule Solbränna OLUKAI Nohea Mesh Shoe - Mäns Dark Shadow / Dark Shadow Steve Madden Women s Nectar Mule Naturligt läder , Easy Street Women s Baton Mule Svart Syntetisk / Lamy / Gore , La Canadienne Womens Konstance Svart mocka Dansko Women s Joy Ankle Bootie Navy Nubuck , SoftWalk Kvinnors Rocklin Loafer Flat, Black Suede, 8,0 2W US Svart mocka , Easy Spirit Women s Garima Mary Jane Flat Guld Laredo Kvinnors Fröken Kate Western Boot Tan / rosa , Sbicca Women s Freespirit Boot Grå 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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