Practice Areas

The Law Offices of Joseph J. Perry, P.C. provides legal counsel to clients in the book and magazine publishing industries. Some of the services the firm provides include:

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating the following book and magazine publishing agreements:​

    • Traditional and hybrid publishing agreements

    • Self-publishing agreements

    • Agent agreements

    • Freelance editor agreements

    • Translation agreements

    • Audiobook agreements

    • Distribution agreements

    • Collaboration agreements

    • Ghostwriting agreements

    • Illustrator agreements

    • Work-for-hire agreements

    • Merchandising agreements

    • Option agreements

    • Attachment agreements

  • Rights clearances and permissions

  • Fair use analysis

  • Right of publicity and privacy analysis

  • Vetting manuscripts for libel

  • Copyright terminations

  • Copyright registration applications 

  • Drafting website terms of use

  • Drafting website privacy policies