Six Essential Issues in Any Ebook Contract Negotiation

DeannaUtroske, Content Producer at Digital Book World suggests Six Essential Issues in Any Ebook Contract Negotiation. This is a very interesting article in that it approaches eBook contract negotiation from the author’s perspective. These six concerns add up to answering the following questions for the publisher (and the author):

  • What can I do with this intellectual property?
  • How long can I do it for?
  • What cut of it am I going to get?

Here are the six issues:

  • 1. Duration
  • 2. Territory
  • 3. Consent
  • 4. E-functionality
  • 5. Medium
  • 6. Royalty