Copyright Infringement. Misappropriation. Reality TV Shows.

Copyright Infringement. Reality TV Shows. Misappropriation. “They stole my idea!”  The other day I got a call from a writer who alleged that a network stole the idea for one of his reality TV shows. He said to me, “I want to go after these guys for copyright...

Licensing Agreements. License Agreement. Protect your Content. Partnership Agreements.

Licensing Agreements. License Agreement. Protect your Content. Partnership Agreements. Do you have licensing agreements with clients? Do you protect your content? Are you an entrepreneur, who creates content, e.g., books, seminars, videos, TV shows, special reports,...

Copyright Information. Copyright Protection. Small Business. Copyright Website. US Copyright.

Copyright: The Importance of Preventative Measures We all know people who know they are in poor physical health and in danger of developing heart disease, cancer, diabetes and other horrific ailments. But they still do nothing – they still fail to take preemptive...

First Sale Doctrine. Copyright Infringement.

Have you ever purchased merchandise from eBay or Craigslist? Or shopped at a used book store, record shop, flea-market, or garage or yard sale?  And it’s likely if you are over 13 years old, you have purchased movies, videos, TV shows, and music from iTunes, Amazon,...

Bikram Choudhury. Copyright Protection. Copyright Registration.

Bikram Yoga Guru Reaches Settlement in Copyright Suit. There are many different reasons why you should register your original creative content, e.g., books, articles, photographs, jewelry, music, web content, video, blog posts, and more. Copyright Infringement....

Copyright Law. Copyright Protection. Internet Copyright.

Smart People, Not-So-Smart Decisions. It never ceases to amaze me how many smart people make not-so-smart choices. Many savvy business entrepreneurs believe if you mail something to yourself, that act alone is sufficient for copyright protection? Dispel the Myth. Not...