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The Law (in Plain English) for Writers (Fifth Edition)

The Law (in Plain English) for Writers (Fifth Edition) (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 5th Edition)

By DuBoff, Leonard D.
By Tugman, Sarah J.

A career as a writer involves much more than the act of writing itself. In The Law (in Plain English)? for Writers, Fifth Edition, Leonard DuBoff and Sarah Tugman proffer invaluable advice for the myriad legal and business facets of being a writer. Readers will discover how to su...cceed in every area affecting a writer?s livelihood, such as submissions, dealing with agents, taxes, permissions, royalties, alternatives to mainstream publishers, copyright, book and magazine contracts, and how to prevent disputes. This newly revised edition, keeping up with the changing legal landscape, contains information on a variety of legal issues pertinent to writers of all types, including: Updated coverage on issues such as how to avoid trouble posed by the interplay between the right to free speech, privacy, and defamation law Changes in the copyright law, procedures, and recent cases on copyright protection and infringement Updated and revised chapters on the business of writing New and updated Internet resources For writers of all levels, this comprehensive resource is the key to turning a writing career into a sustainable livelihood.
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ISBN 9781621536284
Released NZ 26 Apr 2018
Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 5th Edition
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ISBN-13 9781621536284
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
Imprint Allworth Press,U.S.
Released 26 Apr 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 5th Edition
Edition 5th Edition
Author(s) By DuBoff, Leonard D.
By Tugman, Sarah J.
Series In plain English
Category Writing & Editing Guides
Laws of other Jurisdictions & General Law
Law For The Lay Person
Number of Pages 272
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 15mm
Dewey Code 349.73
Weight 433g
Interest Age 18+ years
Reading Age 18+ years
Library of Congress Law - United States, Press law - United States, Authors and publishers - United States
NBS Text Law, Citizenship & Rights
ONIX Text General/trade