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Stim, Richard

Overview
Works: 85 works in 539 publications in 1 language and 43,000 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Law for laypersons  Handbooks and manuals  Contracts  Academic theses  Self-help publications 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: KF2980, 346.73048
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Most widely held works by Richard Stim
Patent, copyright & trademark : a desk reference to intellectual property law by Richard Stim( Book )

61 editions published between 1996 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether you are in the world of business or creative arts, you need to understand the laws that govern your work. But given the convoluted terminology that surrounds patents, copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights, this isn't easy. Enter, Patent, Copyright & Trademark, which explains: what legal rights apply to your creations, products, or inventions ; the scope of copyright protection ; how trademark law works ; and what trade-secret law protects. Here, you'll find readily understandable definitions of intellectual property law terms, straightforward explanations of how intellectual property law affects online content and much more
Patent pending in 24 hours by Richard Stim( )

44 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The provisional patent application (PPA) is a quick, inexpensive and legal way to claim your invention--and buy yourself time to determine whether it's worthwhile to pursue a regular patent. Patent Pending in 24 Hours shows you how to: conduct a patent search online, complete all the necessary forms, evaluate potential hurdles to patentability, Prepare informal drawings, file your application, and, file a new PPA to reflect modifications. The 8th edition covers the latest implications of the "America Invents Act," as well as recent revisions to patent rules and regulations. Includes key PPA-related forms: nondisclosure agreement, patent assignment, prototype-maker agreement, and joint-ownership agreement."--Page four of cover
Getting permission : how to license & clear copyrighted materials online & off by Richard Stim( )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This easy-to-use book shows you how to obtain the appropriate rights when using other people's creative work. If you don't, you could find yourself slapped with a lawsuit." "Getting Permission tackles the entire permissions process head on. Find out whom you should ask for permission, when you should ask and how much you should expect to pay." "Getting Permission includes a CD-ROM packed with agreements to use text, photographs, artwork and music. It will help you obtain rights, permissions and clearances - and stay out of legal hot water."--Jacket
Nolo's patents for beginners by David Pressman( Book )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 3,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an introduction to the patenting process, including information on invention documentation, patent searching, and patent infringement
Music law : how to run your band's business by Richard Stim( Book )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 3,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides legal information on handling the business of one's band, covering such topics as agents, managers, record companies, legal agreements, on-line sales, and copyright issues, and includes sample forms on CD-ROM
Legal research : how to find & understand the law by Stephen Elias( )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide that explains how to do legal research, including navigating law libraries, using the Internet, writing legal memorandums, and more
Patent, copyright & trademark by Stephen Elias( )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 2,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This up-dated 7th edition provides information on the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Madrid Protocol, open source, along with the latest law and court decisions that affect how you protect your intellectual property
License your invention by Richard Stim( )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profit from your idea : how to make smart licensing deals by Richard Stim( Book )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2020 in English and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Written in plain English to help inventors, manufacturers, and others who want to exploit a patentable idea understand, create and use an invention licensing agreement. The new edition has the latest licensing cases and a set of FAQs"--Provided by publisher
Contracts : the essential business desk reference by Richard Stim( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An A to Z, plain-English encyclopedia of contract terminology that dissects important contract concepts for business owners, law students, managers, and consumers. It also includes sample agreements with explanations on how to complete them"--Provided by publisher
Copyright law by Richard Stim( )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retire happy : what you can do now to guarantee a great retirement by Richard Stim( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling guilty about how little you've saved for retirement? It's time for a reality check. All the money in the world won't make for a happy retirement unless you're satisfied with the rest of your life
Trademark : legal care for your business & product name by Stephen Elias( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A complete guide to all business name and trademark issues including choice of name, trademark registration, domain names, and dealing with infringement. This completely updated edition includes all of the latest trademark cases and rules regarding online registration. It also features an FAQ/Dear Rich questions and answer section"--Provided by publisher
Your crafts business : a legal guide by Richard Stim( )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the plain-English information & forms you need to: protect your craftwork; run your business; understand tax rules; license your creations
Nondisclosure agreements : protect your trade secrets and more by Richard Stim( )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plain-English legal information & forms you need to safeguard your business interests
Getting permission : using & licensing copyright-protected materials online & off by Richard Stim( )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This ... book shows you how to get the rights you need, with step-by-step instructions and more than 30 forms. Find out when permission is required, who to ask, and when (and how much) you can expect to pay. Getting Permission explains: the copyright permission process; the public domain ("free" content); how to figure out who owns a copyright; website permissions; the 'fair use' rule; school-related permissions; license and merchandise agreements (including sample contracts and other forms); and much more."--
Wow! I'm in business : a crash course in business basics by Richard Stim( )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Often, a part-time hobby or interest becomes a full-time business. Yet many new entrepreneurs don't know how to run a business - or avoid trouble with customers, local government and the IRS. The book guides readers through the entire business lifecycle, from the first inkling that they may need help with their ventures, to the day they are ready to sell them off
Whoops! I'm in business : a crash course in business basics by Richard Stim( )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<B>Please note that this edition is now out of print and has been replaced by the 2nd edition, also available through MyiLibrary ... </b><br><br>For people who are crossing the line between hobby and businessThe ideal startup book for the "accidental" business personHelp for people who have "fallen" into business - for example, an EBay business that's suddenly become a full time enterpriser
Running a side business : how to create a second income by Richard Stim( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information and advice on running a side business, covering using the Internet, money management, protecting personal assets, licenses, permits, working from home, marketing, taxes, and other related topics
All I need is money : how to finance your invention by Jack Lander( )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find the money you need to bring your invention to life!You have a great idea - but unless you find the right financing, your inventions may never get beyond the notebook. With All I Need Is Money, you'll find out how to secure the funding you need to make your invention a reality. Thousands of potential investors are looking for a great idea to get behind -- and All I Need Is Money helps you find them. In particular, the book shows you how to:identify sources of personal funding locate ""big league"" sources for financing understand why banks loan money find strategic, manufacturing and financ
 
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Whoops! I'm in business : a crash course in business basics
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Patent pending in 24 hoursGetting permission : how to license & clear copyrighted materials online & offNolo's patents for beginnersMusic law : how to run your band's businessLegal research : how to find & understand the lawPatent, copyright & trademarkLicense your inventionProfit from your idea : how to make smart licensing deals
Alternative Names
Richard Stim

Stim, R. (Richard)

Stim, Rich

Stim, Rich 1949-

Stim, Richard

Languages
English (362)