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  • Copyright ‘safe harbor’: A primer for PR pros

    In this joint effort published by Ragan’s PR Daily, Steve Gillen and Sean Owens update their guidance on how operators of websites that allow user-generated content to be posted can remain insulated from liability for copyright infringement. Read the article: Copyright ‘safe harbor’: A primer for PR pros Learn more about Steve Gillen and Sean […]

  • Four Qualities to Look for When Hiring an IP Litigation Attorney

    When it comes to protecting your intellectual property (IP), there are many factors to consider, but the most important result is having the best litigation attorney at your side to represent your case. Here are four qualities to look for when selecting an IP litigation attorney. Competency While some general practice firms may offer limited […]

  • What You Need to Know about Copyright Safe Harbor

    In this joint effort for the CBA Report, What You Need to Know about Copyright Safe Harbor, Steve Gillen and Sean Owens share guidance on how operators of websites that allow user-generated content to be posted can remain insulated from liability for copyright infringement. Learn more about Steve Gillen and Sean Owens at their WH&E […]

  • What You Need to Know about Fair Use

    In his newest article for The IBPA Independent, the trade monthly of the Independent Book Publishers Association, Steve explains why it’s important for publishers to understand fair use and abstracts articles on this subject published by the Independent Book Publishers Association over the last decade, including one by Steve. Learn more about Steve Gillen at his […]

  • Client Alert – Copyright Office DMCA Agent Update

    **CLIENT ALERT** Copyright Office Requires Update of All DMCA Agents to Maintain Protection from Liability If your company owns or operates a website that allows users to post content online (text, images, video, etc.), then a recent rule change from the U.S. Copyright Office means action is necessary to protect your company from potential liability […]

  • Writing and Developing Your College Textbook: A Comprehensive Guide

    Scheduled for release in December, Steve Gillen’s new book from the Textbook & Academic Authors Association will help you take your textbook project from concept to completion. In their three section book, Writing and Developing Your College Textbook: A Comprehensive Guide, Steve and his co-authors Mary Ellen Lepionka and Sean W. Wakely guide you through […]

  • What You Need to Know About Copyright Mandatory Deposit

    In his newest article for The IBPA Independent, the trade monthly of the Independent Book Publishers Association, Steve Gillen explains an infrequently used, lesser-known provision of US copyright law that may force you to deposit copies of your work with the Copyright Office even if you chose not to register it. Learn more about Steve […]

  • New Law Creates Federal Enforcement of Trade Secret Rights

    In this Cincinnati Business Courier Advertising Supplement, Larry Williams and Paul Linden explain how the Defend Trade Secrets Act provides a new federal law for the protection and enforcement of trade secret rights, and allows a private party to enforce its trade secret rights in federal court. Learn more about Larry Williams at his WH&E […]

  • Getting the Royalty Treatment

    Steve partners with auditor Juli Saitz to offer publishers some royalty accounting best practices. Learn more about Steve Gillen at his WH&E profile page. Open the article in a new browser tab. This browser does not support PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF

  • Software Police Offer Rewards to Informants

    Steve Gillen suggests companies get their IT house in order before they become a target of the software police. Brought to you by Wood Herron & Evans LLP Open in New Tab This browser does not support PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF

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