The Law (in Plain English) for Photographers (Paperback)

By Leonard D. DuBoff

Allworth, 9781581157123, 256pp.

Publication Date: May 18, 2010

List Price: 24.95*
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The revisions for this third edition cover key digital issues, such as the Copyright Office's new online registration process; post-9/11 rules for shooting in "sensitive" environments; and updates to right of privacy laws. Not only can this book save thousands in attorney's fees, it also explains how to find good legal assistance when necessary. Readers will find information on:

--censorship and obscenity
--the rights of privacy and publicity
--organizing as a business
--tax deductions for the home office
--relevant court cases
--photography organizations
--releases, contracts, and other forms

Praise For The Law (in Plain English) for Photographers

"Lives up to its plain English billing without dumbing down explanations of complex intellectual property, copyright, privacy, and licensing issues ... An especially good section on estate planning will help commercial and art photographers take steps to preserve the value of their work for the future." --Library Journal