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 Women s Air Max Thea Running Shoes Svart / Vrågrå-anthrct-vit NIKE Women s Air Max 95 , KEEN Kvinnors Versago Vandringssko Astral Aura / Liberty , Skechers Sport Women s Microburst Supersonic Mode Sneaker Grå / vit , PUMA Mäns Roma Basic Sneaker Svart / Svart Alegria Kvinnors Vanessa Sandal Blyinfattad , NIKE Women s Free 5.0 TR Fit 5 träningssko 700 volt Wolf Grey White Skechers Women s Go 4-14918 Walking Shoe Träkol , inhemska AP Mercury Liteknit Svart Naturalizer Kvinnors Charlotte Slide Sandal Alabaster , Ariat Unisex Scout Chap Half Chaps Svart , Naturalizer Kvinnors Samantha Pointed Toe Flat Kola Rockport Women Total Motion 75mm Pointy Pump Svart Kid Suede , CLARKS Kvinnors CloudSteppers Sillian Paz Slip-on Loafer Navy Synthetic Nubuck U-lite Kvinnors Perforerade Lace-Up Wingtip Läder Plattform Oxfords Vintage Oxford Skor Brogues Rosa / Ljusrosa CLARKS Kvinnors Gracelin Gemma Flat Brun / Multi Läder Sanita Kvinnors Original Pro-Shade Mule Svart , SOREL Women s Joan of Arctic Boot, Quarry / Black, 8,5 B (M) US - , Gabor Women 84.167 Silver Velour / Luxor Metallic FLEXX Kvinnors Bon Bon Ballet Flat Blek Ariel Macchiato Lauren av Ralph Lauren Women s Gail Boot Brun Roper Women s Belt It Work Boot Brun Inte betygsatta Kvinnors Elly Fashion Boot Grädde , Timberland Women s Earthkeepers Glancy 6 \ Vete Nubuck Kelsi Dagger Brooklyn Women s Deandra Ballet Flat Svart , UGG kvinnors Oren Fashion Boot kastanj , INC International Concepts Women Taytee Leather Closed Toe Ankle Fashion Boots Snake Tan , Global Win GLOBALWINs kvinnors Adeline Winter Snow Boots Svart kamouflage SAS Women s, Nudu Low Heelsandaler Gryning , Knä Hög Steampunk Stövlar - Svart Dam Skor - , 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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