by May be purchased from Union Representative in Chicago, Ill. (430 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago 60605) .
Written in English
|LC Classifications||HD6971.5 .B43 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||139 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||139|
|LC Control Number||83120680|
Negotiating a book contract is a lot like buying a car—there's some give and take, not everyone will get the same deal and sometimes you have to pass on the sunroof to get the deal done. It's helpful to have an agent, of course, but not everyone has that luxury. The last section of the book is a very practical guide to common contract sections and how to negotiate them - confidentiality, terms v. conditions, limitation of liability. He is a lawyer after all. If you spend a portion of your time putting contracts in place, this is a worthwhile reference to have on hand.4/5(12). He also conducts seminars for non-lawyers on negotiating and on contract law. Levine has spent Mark L. Levine, one of the country's leading authorities on book contracts, is a former partner of Boston's Sullivan & Worcester LLP and has also been a publisher and book packager/5. Negotiating Book Contract Terms and Royalties Warning: This information is based on my personal experiences and confidential communications from others. It is not intended as legal advice First, my advice to all commercial authors is, get a good lawyer with book contract experience. I got through my last contract negotiation and a Federal court.
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