The law grants protection to freelancers of all kinds who work in New York or work with entities based in New York.
The Authors Guild has long offered members access to a model book contract and a literary translation model contract.
Knowing term options and building publisher relationships can help authors negotiate favorable deals, keep information flowing, and recover from inevitable mishaps
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The #metoo era has led to a renewed focus on morality clauses in publishing contracts; agents worry they offer publishers too much power to cancel a book for arbitrary reasons.
In an age when public figures fly off the handle in public—can Roseanne Barr’s book be far behind?—the UK is debating morality clauses in author contracts.
The Authors Guild has pulled off a surprise for the new year, launching a letter on Jan. 5 to publishers’ associations.