What Are Trademarks and Do I Need Them?

Column by Jessica Meddows August 29, 2014
The publishing industry is a complicated legal beast. We've discussed copyright before, and this month, we look at what trademarks are and how you use them.

Amtrak Residency Application Terms and Conditions: Proceed With Caution

Column by Jessica Meddows March 11, 2014
After discussion on Twitter and a trial-run with author Jessica Gross, Amtrack opened its residency applications to writers on March 8, 2014. But some of the terms and conditions are a bit curious...