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Key Media Law Terms

As a writer, here are a few key terms you should be aware of… COPYRIGHT All works created after 1977 are protected for the length of the author’s life and another 50 years thereafter.  After that, it falls into the … Continue reading

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Protecting Your Work

Here is an overview of the options you have when offering your work to a publisher: FIRST SERIAL RIGHTS – rights the writer offers to a publisher to publish the written work for the first time in any periodical or … Continue reading

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10 Things to Ask Before You Send Your Query

Before sending a query to a publication, brand or website – ask yourself the following: Have I addressed the query to the right person and did I spell his/her name correctly? Did I proofread my query carefully and correct any … Continue reading

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