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 Saucony Freedom Iso Unisex Road-Running-Skor Grå TOPO Kvinnors FLI-Lyte 2 löparskor Korall / Aqua , Orthofet Proven Smärtlindrande plantar Fasciit Ortopedisk Bekväm diabetiker Extra bred lägenhet Fötter Neapel Kvinnor Sandal Grå adidas KVINNA ORIGINALER CLIMACOOL 02/17 SKOR # BY9289 Svart Adidas Running Womens Supernova Sequence 9 Svart / Natt Metallic F13 / Utility Black F16 , Saucony Kvinnors Triumph ISO 3 Running Sneaker Lila / blå / Citron , Salomon Women s Ellipse 3 Aero W USA Trail Running Shoe Stenbrott Saucony Women s Cohesion TR11 Running Shoe Grå / Mint Adidas Women s Swift Run W Spår lila / spår lila / spår lila J Slides Women s Ritsy Sandal Platino Teva Women s Verra Sandal Surf Svart / Multi , Skechers Women s Walking Shoe Marin , Drew Shoe Women s Paradise II Velco Slip-on Ben kalv Merrell Women Siren Traveler Q2 Svart / Svart , Gul Box Kvinnors Otto Slide Sandal Oliv Mona Flying Women s Läderperforerad Lace-up Oxfords Skor till kvinnor Wingtip Multicolor Brougue Skor Blå , Timberland Women s Nellie Dubbel Vattentät Ankel Boot Marin OLUKAI Nohea Mesh Shoe - Mäns Brun SoftWalk Women s Thompson Mule Bagage Vionic med Orthaheel Serena Women s Boot Svart Mavirs Mule Skor, Kvinnor Loafers Slides Backless Slip On Loafers Pekade Toe Mule Tofflor Sliver Patent Pleaser Women s Illusion-1018 Boot Neon Hot Pink Polyuretan / Hot Pink , YDN Women Peep Toe Chunky High Heel Loafers Mules Slip på Sandaler Dress Slide Shoes Grön , Jessica Simpson Kvinnors Miaha Ballett Flat Dark Denim Vintage Denim , Drew Shoes Women s Orchid Hook and Loop Svart kalv , FRYE Kvinnors Jenna Combat Boot Svart The Fix Kvinnors Juliette Pearl Studded-Heel Knee High Boot Svart mocka Hush Valpar Kvinnors Pynical Rhea Boot Tan Leather Nine West Women s Darren Suede Mid-Calf Boot Marin Kamik Women s Jenny Rain Boot Altfiol 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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