What they won't teach you in film school: This expertly written reference guide breaks down copyright laws for screenwriters.
Inspired by Strunk & White's The Elements of Style, this elegant, short reference is the perfect guide for screenwriters and creative artists looking to succeed as industry professionals. Readers will quickly understand the laws that govern creativity, idea-making, and selling, and learn how to protect themselves and their works from the legal quagmires they may encounter. Written by an unrivaled pair of experts, John L. Geiger and Howard Suber, who use real-life case studies to cover topics such as clearance, contracts, collaboration, and infringement, Creativity and Copyright is poised to become an indispensable resource for beginners and experts alike.
By John L. Geiger, co-author of Creativity and Copyright: Legal Essentials for Screenwriters and Creative Artists A New York Federal District Court recently ruled in favor of comedian Jerry Seinfeld by rejecting a …Read More >