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 Teva Women s Original Universal Sandal Miramar Fade Dark Purple / Multi New Balance Women s W1540V2 Running Shoes Vit blå , Orthofeet Plantar Fasciit Ortopedisk Diabetic Flat Feet Velcro Monterey Bay Mens Sneakers Walking Athletic Skor Vit Bandolino Women s Hamper Sandal Malt , Easy Spirit Hartwell Women s Sandal Svart adidas kvinnors Cf Racer Tr W Spår lila / Orchidfärg / Aero Pink , WHITE MOUNTAIN Kvinnors Gwinett Flat Sandal Svart Ryka Women s Natalia Sandal Blå / Mint , Adidas Barricade Classic Wide 4E Tennissko, Svart / Silver Metallisk / Vit, 6 M US Svart / Silver Metallic / Vit Diadora Unisex EVO Aeon Svart Under Armour Women s Charged Push Rhino Grey (077) / Steel , Teva Women s Terra-Float 2 Universal Sport Sandal Nica Plum Truffle , Skechers Kvinnors D Lites Memory Foam Lace-up Sneaker Vit spets Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Seasonal Canvas High Top Sneaker Svart , Kate Spade New York Kvinnors Beau Slide Sandal Rose Gold , 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) 6012- Guld Läder , Therafit Shoe Kvinnors Euro Oxford Shoe Beige , Easy Spirit Women s Motion Lace up Oxford Svart , Mona Flying Women s Läderplattform Oxfords Skor till kvinnor Perforerad snörning Wingtip Vintage Brogues Shoes Blå-orange OLUKAI Pehuea Skor - Kvinnors Trench Blue / Trench Blue Easy Street Women s Zone Flat Sandal Svart , FSJ Kvinnor Mode Faux Suede Mules Sandaler Pointy Toe Casual Slip On Skor Lågklackar Storlek 4-15 US Orange röd , Soludos Kvinnors Elephant Smoking Slipper Flat Sand , Nurse Mates Women s Bryar Closed Clogs Svart läder Freebird Women s Enya Ballet Flat Grå Suede , SAS Women s, Nudu Low Heelsandaler Silver TOMS Classic Floral Broderier Striped Damskor Svart Guatemalasväv , SoftWalk Women s Napa Ballett Flat Metallisk Leopard säng stu Women s Becca Boot Dark Scarlett Rustic , Dr. Martens Kvinnors Leah St Combat Boot 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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