Whispers And Warnings For October 8th

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THERE’S NOTHING I ENJOY MORE THAN A CREATIVE HEADLINE!!
‘Screwing’ author allegedly screwed by publisher
“The author of ‘Creative Screwing: A Woman’s Guide to Becoming an Erotic Enchantress of Superlustful Sex’ filed a lawsuit accusing her publisher of screwing her out of royalties.” Alan Leddon dba Spero Publishing is accused of “refus(ing) to send any more royalties, and stated he would retain all royalties in a separate interest-bearing savings account until plaintiff was off parole.”

CONTINUED KUDOS TO HACHETTE FOR FIGHTING THE GOOD FIGHT! BOOK PRICES SHOULD BE BASED ON HOW MUCH READERS ARE WILLING TO PAY, NOT BASED ON THE LARGEST ONLINE RETAILER’S DEMANDS.
How Amazon’s Ugly Fight With A Publisher Actually Started
“Hachette’s ebook sales have declined, but it remains determined to price its own e-books and loosen Amazon’s grip on the market.”

RELATED – WE (BOOKLOCKER.COM) SUED AMAZON, AND WON. Read more about that here:
http://antitrust.booklocker.com/

ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER MUSIC PUBLISHER GETS SUED
EMI Sued In Foreign Royalties Dispute With Monkees Songwriter
“EMI Music Publishing is facing a new lawsuit alleging a musician has been cheated over royalties on foreign sales.”

I’LL SAY IT AGAIN. IF YOU DON’T WANT N*DE PHOTOS OF YOURSELF POSTED ONLINE, KEEP YOUR CLOTHES ON! AND, IF YOU DON’T, DO NOT UPLOAD YOUR PHOTOS TO CLOUD! DUMB, DUMB, DUMB!
Google threatened with $100M lawsuit over nude celebrity photos, but case appears weak
“A law firm representing ‘over a dozen female celebrities’ who had their Apple iCloud accounts hacked is now taking aim at Google, saying the search giant faces massive liability for its alleged role in the distribution of private nude photos.”