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Year Five

It’s hard to believe that 2017 marks my fifth year as a published author. All my major life events, from house moves to jobs, have been based around 5- and 10-year plans, so this year I have some thinking to … Continue reading

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Copyright Part 2: Registration

In my previous post, I summarized some of the benefits of registering copyright for your work. Those benefits are largely monetary and applicable mostly in the event you take legal action against copyright infringers. Berne convention countries do not require … Continue reading

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Copyright primer for indie and self-published authors

As a former librarian, I thought I was well-versed in Canadian copyright law but knowing what you can and can’t reproduce is only half the story. As authors we have to worry about defending ourselves from accusations of plagiarism, or … Continue reading

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