Understanding Copyright – Author's Edition
An easy-to-understand guide to copyright, especially for authors.
•What copyright is
•What copyright covers
•How long copyright lasts
•When and how to register copyright
•Using real people and places
•What to do if your work is stolen
•How to transfer copyright
•How to find a copyright holder
•Special considerations for covers & illustrations, music, and videos
•Copyright vs. trademark
•Copyright vs. plagiarism
About Teresa Lynn (Austin, Texas Author)
Teresa Lynn is a writer and editor with a background in journalism and education. She has written for a range of publications on a variety of topics, including book publishing, current events, historical topics, food, nature, and pop culture. She has authored three books, Little Lodges on the Prairie, Thanksgiving Joy, and Understanding Copyright under her own name, as well as ghostwriting works for others.
In 2014, Teresa helped establish Tranquility Press, a hybrid publishing company near Austin, Texas. Today, she provides all types of writing, editorial, and publishing services. She is also an administrator and board member of Story Circle Network, editor for Georgetown Friends of the Library, President of American Christian Fiction Writers Cen-Tex, and Distribution Editor for Story Circle Book Reviewers. She is a member of Women Writing the West, the Writers League of Texas, the Former Texas Rangers Association, the Order of the Eastern Star, and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy and Research Association. Teresa speaks to groups nationwide on writing and publishing, Freemasonry, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and the Texas Rangers law enforcement agency. In her free time, Teresa enjoys reading, traveling, and seeking out the little-known history of interesting people and places. She lives in Georgetown, Texas with her husband, near their two grown daughters.
For more information on writing, editorial, or publishing services, or to arrange a speaking engagement, contact Teresa through any of the following:
Teresa’s email: email@example.com Teresa’s Website: www.henscratches.com/ Tranquility Press: http://tranquilitypress.net/ Teresa’s blog: https://henscratches.wordpress.com/