Offering Information and Products for Entertainment & Media Industries
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Author: Joy R. Butler

Format: 450 pages; paper
ISBN: 978-0-9672940-7-0
Available: Now
Pub Date: Jan 2017

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The Permission Seeker's
Guide Through the Legal Jungle

Clearing Copyrights, Trademarks and Other Rights for Entertainment and Media Productions
Second Edition, Updated & Expanded

SUMMARY TABLE OF CONTENTS

Part One
Overview of Rights Clearance Issues

  1. Guide to Using This Book
  2. Checklist of Clearance Issues

Part Two
Relevant Rights And Laws

  1. Copyright Basics
  2. Trademark Basics
  3. Common Elements of Privacy, Publicity and Defamation Law
  4. Right of Privacy
  5. Right of Publicity
  6. Defamation
  7. Other Relevant Rights and Laws

Part Three
Clearance Issues for Specific Productions

  1. Clearance Issues for Publishers and Writer
  2. Clearance Issues for Visual Artists
  3. Clearance Issues for Musicians and Music Producers
  4. Clearance Issues for Film, TV and Audio-Visual Producers
  5. Clearance Issues for Producers of Websites and Software
  6. Clearance Issues for Business
  7. Clearance Issues for Political and Cause Marketing Campaigns

Part Four
The Process of Clearing Rights and Seeking Permission

  1. Getting Organized
  2. Putting Your Own House In Order
  3. Submitting the Request for Permission
  4. Negotiating the Rights Agreement

Part Five
Seeking Permission to Use Specific Materials

  1. Clearing Rights and Seeking Permission to Use Books and Other Printed Material
  2. Clearing Rights and Seeking Permission to Use Visual Art
  3. Clearing Rights and Seeking Permission to Use Music
  4. Clearing Rights and Seeking Permission to Use Film, TV, and Video Footage
  5. Clearing Rights and Seeking Permission to Use Website and Software Materials
  6. Clearing Rights and Seeking Permission with Respect to People
  7. Clearing Rights and Seeking Permission to Use Trademarks, Products, and Locations

Part Six
Minimizing Your Risks and Protecting Yourself

  1. Methods of Minimizing Risk
  2. Dealing with Lawsuits

Appendices

  1. Appendix A: Resources
  2. Appendix B: Forms





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