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Signing Book Contract Attorney Requirement

A recent lawsuit has been filed with the American Booksellers Association as one of the litigants versus Amazon.  Once again, price fixing is what’s behind the suit, and one can only hope that at some point sanity (and God willing, common sense) will enter into the equation.  I have apologized […]


Noncompete Clauses in Author Contracts

Since so many of my Newsletter subscribers accessed the recent links to Author Guild articles, I’m providing another. In this instance regarding noncomplete clauses in author contracts. I’ll let the article speak for itself and not reprint the text.  But the salient issue implies that the standard publisher contract includes […]