We've been discussing our author legacy, our estates and how to best prepare our businesses for our heirs. But there's another side to this, and that's becoming an heir to an author estate. If your relative is an author or creative, then they will have intellectual property that will become your responsibility. Inheriting IP rights can be overwhelming, so let's make the process a little easier for you. Today, the Alliance of Independent Authors discusses estate planning for heirs and the process of inheriting Intellectual Property rights.
How to safeguard your rights for your heirs by appointing literary executors - because even if you're not yet making a fortune, you may become a posthumous bestseller! Maggie Lynch shares her own experience of planning her literary estate.