The Changing World of Digital Rights and Publishing Agreements
Thursday, July 28, 2011
Join Dana Newman and Jenny Bent as they discuss the changing world of digital rights and publishing agreements. Authors, agents, and publishers alike will appreciate this webcast which promises to offer a clearer understanding of the issues, with topics to be addressed including:
- New business models for the licensing of rights
- Advances and royalties
- Digital/new media rights
- The changing definition of "out-of-print"
- Retained rights/reversion of rights
- Changes/interpretations of "non-compete" clauses
The Digital Reader Blog reported that today Barnes & Noble announced a new program that's good for new Nook owners. If you bring in your old ebook reader when you go to buy a Nook, you can get 30 free ebooks.
The offer is available starting tomorrow, and it covers both the Nook Touch and the Nook Color. Along with the $315 in ebooks, B&N will give you a 2GB microSD card. They'http://www.the-digital-reader.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/nook-trio.jpgv released the complete list of titles ( here)