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Richard Stim is an intellectual property attorney and author of the popular permissions blog, Dear Rich: An Intellectual Property Blog.

Works by Richard Stim

Patent Pending in 24 Hours (2002) 39 copies

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Canonical name
Stim, Richard
Legal name
Stim, Richard W.
Birthdate
1949
Gender
male
Nationality
USA
Places of residence
San Francisco, California, USA
Occupations
Attorney
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Blogger

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If you're using copyrighted material, don't get sued--get permission! Online or off, before you use some or all of a song, photo, book, or any other work covered by copyright law, you need to get permission first. If you don't, you could end up facing legal action from the rights-holder. This easy-to-use book shows you how to get the rights you need, with step-by-step instructions and more than 30 forms. Find out when permission is required, who to ask, and when (and how much) you can expect to pay. Getting Permission explains: the copyright permission process the public domain ("free" content) how to figure out who owns a copyright website permissions the "fair use" rule school-related permissions license and merchandise agreements (including sample contracts and other forms) and much more. This edition is updated with summaries of recent copyright and fair use cases, as well as dozens of real-life questions from the Dear Rich permissions blog. All forms are downloadable through a special link in the book (details inside).… (more)
 
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DSH-M-Library | 12 other reviews | Jan 4, 2023 |
Although dated (2007), the book offers a lot of practical advice for retirement. Most I've read somewhere else, but even repetitive information offers fresh ideas. As with many other retirement books, healthy living, strong relationships with friends and family, and hobbies and activities developed now to take into retirement are identified as prime factors for a successful retirement. The debt management section was practical and achievable; most people have debt. The financial information is probably better read from a more current work. The book has an index and informative illustrations, many with outdated, but interesting, statistics.… (more)
 
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brickhorse | 1 other review | Aug 31, 2015 |
Don't waste your time reading through this book. If you're thinking about running another business, I would hope that you've already thought through the issues in this book.
 
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chsbellboy | 1 other review | Jan 23, 2012 |

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33
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½ 3.6
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ISBNs
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