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Seems familiar....

I was just showing my mother my Liberty print fabric that I bought at the Liberty Department store in London. It’s a lovely Paisley design tanna lawn that I,planned to make a blouse from. 98 more words

The importance of copyrights

I have recently learned through amazon.co.uk that somebody had pirated my book. They attempted to change the books cover but kept my name as the author, obviously they had pirated the manuscript from else where and thought they could rehash it and make it their own, but still kept my  name on it. 181 more words

So you think you don’t need a lawyer? (You might want to reconsider)

You may say to yourself: but lawyers are soooo expensive, I can’t really afford that luxury – I’m trying to get a business going/growing. And I can get the stuff I need from Google, a contract is not a big deal. 337 more words



By, Wendy Day

A copyright is the proof of ownership that a songwriter, beat maker, or writer secures through the US Government as proof that they wrote and own a song or a portion of a song. 729 more words

Music Industry

The ABCs of IP

By Catherine S. Yao

Anyone from individuals to companies of all sizes may have a range of intellectual property (“IP”) considerations.  Even where you do not specifically intend to create intellectual property, you and/or your company may have protectable rights or interests to consider. 

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15 Minutes of Fame

I was famous for a week.  Bet you didn’t even know, did you?  Ah, it’s true then what they say about fame being fleeting?  It all started when I wrote a pretty good column – at least it was to me.  696 more words