Authors. Copyright.

Authors and Copyright. The US Copyright Act grants to authors a number of rights, including the right to prevent others from using their protected content, without permission or a license. Authors are at the center of the copyright equation. Without them, there is no...

Book Contracts. How to Get Published.

Book Contract. Contract Negotiations. Publishing Contract. Are you an author wanting to know “how to get published”? Do you already have a book deal? Do you have an agent? Well before you sign that agreement (even if you have an agent) you should read this. As an...

Contract Publishing. Publishing Agreement.

DON’T SIGN THAT BOOK PUBLISHING AGREEMENT without reading and understanding between the lines.   I got a new book client today, and that’s the first thing I said to him—DO NOT, and I repeat, DO NOT sign the publishing agreement he received from the publisher before...