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 ASICS Kvinnors GEL-Venture 5 Running Shoes Carbon / Diva Pink / Bay Reebok Kvinnors Plus Lite HTHR Running Shoes Hthr - Svart / Vit , Drew Alana Women s Sandal Svart vit Salomon Mäns Speedcross 4 Trail Running Shoes Mörkt moln , Bella Vita Women s Bre-Italy Ghillie Slips Sandal Taupe Suede Leather Trotters Kvinnors Simmy Mary Jane Flat Mörkblå Cole Haan Kvinnors Grandpro Stitchlite Tennis Sneaker Optisk Vit Sticka , Diadora Mäns Titan II Running Shoe Blåa nätter / Paloma / Blåa nätter , New Balance Women s Fresh Foam Crush V1 Cross Trainer Levande Korall / Vit Prop & eacute; t Kvinnors tvätt N Wear Slip på LL Walking Shoe Sr Merlot Suede , DC Women s Midway W Skate Sko Havsskum , Så Danca CH99 3 Hel med T-Strap Character Shoe Kola , Modemoven Kvinnors läderpumps, Peep Toe Heels, Slingback Sandaler, Kvällskor, Söta Stilettos Brun Leopard , Shellys London Women s Tommy Oxford bourgogne Lowa Kvinnors Renegade GTX Mid Hiking Boot Taupe / sepia , Asolo Falcon GV Vandring Boot - Herr Åsna / Grafite Salomon Women s Quest 4D 2 GTX Vandringsstuga Shrew / Camel Gold Läder / Teal Blue Fabric LifeStride Women s Fantell Ballet Flat Lux Navy , KEEN Kvinnors Targhee II Vandringssko Slate Black / Seneca Rock Easy Street Women s Forever Mule Tobak , Coach Womens Jemma Nya Oxblood Leather Calvin Klein Kvinnors prisca Ankle Boot Svart Naturalizer Kvinnors Rae Boot Svart , Hunters Boots Kvinnors Original Refined Gloss Boots neptunus ECCO Damas Damara Crisscross Gladiator Sandal Svart / Svart , Aravon Kvinnors Katherine-AR Flat Sandal Metalliskt / Multi , Nine West Women s Abdemi Fabric Ballet Flat Grå Plaid Steve Madden Women s Lonnny Riding Boot Svart läder Naturalizer Kvinnors Saban Slip-on Loafer Tender Taupe Leather , Palladium Women s Pallabrouse Baggy WPS Rain Boot Choklad , 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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