Tom James

Biography

Tom James is an attorney in private practice with over 20 years of experience. His practice has ranged from successfully defending First Amendment and other constitutional rights in the courts of appeals, to advising and representing web hosting services, small small businesses, nonprofit organizations and individuals. The principal focus of his practice is trademark and copyright law.
He is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and Southwestern University, and a past recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award for legal scholarship A long-time member of state and local bar associations, he is licensed to practice in the state and federal courts of Minnesota, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, and before the United States Trademark Trials and Appeals Board.
Mr. James has published articles in a variety of bar journals and consumer periodicals, as well as online publications.
In his spare time, he enjoys doing legal research, running marathons, and spending time with his children.

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Books

Website Law: The Legal Guide for Website Owners and Bloggers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,040. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Computer & Internet, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / general
An indispensable resource for website owners and bloggers, explaining copyright, trademark, defamation, privacy, misappropriation, restrictions on sexually explicit material, computer crimes, and more. Detailed information about fair use; the public domain; the Communications Decency Act; the Digital Millennium Copyright Act; and music, image and software licensing. Includes forms, bibliography.
Copyright Protection for Websites
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 40,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / site design
A step-by-step guide to copyright protection for website content, with detailed information about how to register a copyright in website content; how to handle website updates; the copyright definition of publication and why it matters; how to satisfy deposit requirements; filing fees; and other methods of protecting copyrights in website content. Written by an attorney.
The History of Custody Law
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Family law, Nonfiction » History » Social history
The complete history of the law of child custody from ancient times to the modern day. Thoroughly and carefully researched by an attorney with many years of experience in family law. It is an enjoyable and readable, yet scholarly book, containing hundreds of annotations. Includes complete citations, in Bluebook form, to hundreds of case reports, statutes, historical records, and other sources.

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