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The Copyright Handbook

What Every Writer Needs to Know

J.D. Fishman, Stephen


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This must-have handbook for writers and artists provides every necessary form to protect written expression under U.S. and international copyright law. With step-by-step instructions, it illustrates how to:

register a written work with the copyright office
determine what works can be protected
transfer copyright ownership
define and avoid infringement
maintain electronic publishing rights

This edition is completely updated to provide the latest case law and copyright regulations, including updates on all the latest cases and changes to copyright law and on electronic filing.

NOLO, 9781413320480, 458pp.

Publication Date: October 31, 2014

About the Author

Stephen Fishman is the author of many Nolo books, including "Deduct It! Lower Your Small Business Taxes, Every Landlord's Tax Deduction Guide "and "Home Business Tax Deductions: Keep What You Earn"--plus many other legal and business books. He received his law degree from the University of Southern California and after time in government and private practice, became a full-time legal writer.