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References and Further Reading


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Block, Julian. Profile of Block and a list of his articles on tax issues relevant to authors and other creators. Accounting Web website.

Buchman, M. L. Estate Planning for Authors. Buchman Bookworks, 2017.

Creative Commons. “Creative Commons CC0, No Rights Reserved License.” Creative Commons website.

Hill, Gerald and Kathleen. “Fiduciary.” Law.com website.

Nettles, James P. Business Essentials for Writers. Author Essentials Publications, 2019.

Rusch, Kristine Kathryn. “Estate planning series.” Kris Writes website.

Singletary, Michelle. “Here are the documents you need to bulletproof your wishes after you die.” Washington Post, 2018.

Wick, Julia. “The decades-long battle over John Steinbeck’s estate.” Los Angeles Times, 2019.

Wikipedia. “Advance healthcare directive (aka living will).” Wikipedia website.

—. Anti-Copyright Notice.

—. Creative Commons License.

—. Contract.

—. Executor.

—. Fair Use.

—. Intellectual Property.

—. Literary Estate

—. Partnership Agreement/Articles of Partnership.

—. Patent.

—. Power of Attorney.

—. Public Domain.

—. Trademark.

—. Trust Law.

—. Will and Testament.


Further Reading

Butler, Isaac. “The disappearance of John M. Ford.” Slate website, 2019.

Dennis, Ralph. “The lost Hardman classics.” Crime Reads website.

Ellenberg, Ethan. “Life plus 70.” The Ethan Ellenberg Literary Agency website, 2018.

Sussman, Anna Louie. “How dead artists continue producing work.” Artsy website.

Waters, Audrey. “The labor of open.” Hack Education website, 2018. (Thoughts on Creative Commons from a woman blogger who used it.)