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 Columbia Kvinnors Vulc N Vent Slip Outdoor Uniform Klädsko Zing / isberg , NIKE Women s Air Zoom Vomero 13 löparskor Gunsmoke / Habanero Red-elemental Rose , Salomon Kvinnors X Ultra 3 W Vandringsskor Skugga ASICS kvinnors Gel Super J33 2 Running Shoes Svart / Rosa Glöd / Silver Adidas Women s Swift Run W Night Cargo / Night Cargo / White VANELi Kvinnors Tallis Sandal Jeans Lino Teva Womens Encanta Sandal Svart , L Artiste av Spring Step Women s Bombay Clog Turkos Altra Kvinnors HIIT XT Cross-Training Shoe Grå / Lime , Sam Edelman Kvinnors Glenn Slide Sandal Svart läder Propet Women s June Slide Sandal Silver , LifeStride Women s Subtlewc Equestrian Boot Mörkbrun , Sansha Motion Dance Sneaker Röd svart 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) 5017- guld läder , Ariat Unisex Scout Chap Half Chaps Svart TOMS Kids 10009918 Alpargata-K Glöd i mörka trädljus CLARKS Kvinnors Janey Mae Oxford Mörkgrå Suede Stuart Weitzman Women s Metro Slip-on Loafer Camel Suede Easy Spirit Women s Cacia Mary Jane Flat Blue / Blue Asolo Thyrus GV Boot - Kvinnors Brun socker / Svart Apex Women s Laura Svart , SoftWalk Kvinnors Rocklin Loafer Flat, Black Suede, 8,0 2W US Svart mocka , Jellypop Women s Olson Engineer Boot Svart Slät DC Kvinnors Amnesti TX SE Ankle Boot Grädde Propet Kvinnors TravelActiv Mary Jane Fashion Sneaker Vit , Easy Street Kvinnors Garrett Flat Sandal Röd , Hunter Women s Original Short Snow Boot Navy Matte Donald J Pliner Kvinna Poppy SP Ballett Flat Drew Shoes Women s Magnolia Mary Janes Navy Combo Jambu Kvinnors Apple Blossom Mary Jane Flat Ljusgrå , 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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