The copyright handbook: how to protect and use written works, Volume 1

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Nolo Press, 1997 - Law - 400 pages
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Writers, publishers, journalists, editors, librarians and anyone who works with words needs to understand copyright law. "The Copyright Handbook" provides step-by-step instructions and all the forms necessary to protect all kinds of written expression under U.S. and international copyright law, including works produced on CD-ROM or on disk, computer databases and electronic mail. It covers: -- how to register a written work with the copyright office-- rights, duration & transfer of copyright ownership-- infringement-- works for hire-- fair use-- electronic publishing rights-- registration of multimedia works & rights-- infringement & more.

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A What Is Copyright Registration?
E Registration As a Single Unit
H Selecting the Appropriate Registration Form 414

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About the author (1997)

Stephen Fishman is the author of many Nolo books, most recently Tax Deductions for Professionals. Other titles include Deduct It! Lower Your Small Business Taxes, Every Landlord's Tax Deduction Guide and Home Business Tax Deductions - plus many other legal and business books. He received his law degree from the University of Southern California. After time in government and private practice, he became a full-time legal writer.

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