Re: Copyrights on Magazine Articles
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Posted by M. Arthur Auslander on January 17, 2001 at 03:36:04:
In Reply to: Copyrights on Magazine Articles posted by Jack Fay on January 16, 2001 at 15:20:05:
: For about 4 years I have been writing a monthly column in a magazine for professionals of a certain field. I have been working without a contract. Now, the magazine publisher wants me to sign an Independent Contractor's Agreement that says:
: Writer agrees that
: Am I giving away too much? If you can't answer, please advise me as to who can. Thanks.
Dear Jack Fay,
Of course you are. It is a question of bargaining power. What they ask is not unusual. Is it worth it to you or can you stand up to them or use your talents elsewhere?
M. Arthur Auslander
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