Posted on 05/12/2019 at 12:00 PM by Guest Author

Preventing plagiarism should be a top priority for authors. Discover what plagiarism is, what the consequences are, and how to...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Lawsuit, Plagiarism, Scandal

Posted on 12/18/2018 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Whether you design your own covers or hire someone else, stock photos are likely to be involved. And in either...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 07/25/2018 at 07:46 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Faleena Hopkins, who yesterday surrendered her trademark registration for the word “cocky,” has posted a video statement on her...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 07/24/2018 at 04:23 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A settlement has been reached in #cockygate. Author Faleena Hopkins has surrendered her trademark registration for the word “cocky” and...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 07/19/2018 at 10:33 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Lawyer Marc Whipple continues his translation work for us laypeople in #cockygate, after several filings became available late last week....

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Cocky-gate, Lawsuit, Romance

Posted on 06/22/2018 at 02:18 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A settlement may have been reached in the “cockygate” lawsuit. The firm representing Tara Crescent and Jennifer Watson sent a...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Cocky-gate, Lawsuit, Romance

Posted on 06/01/2018 at 06:21 PM by Jeffrey Bruner

From Friday's court hearing of Hop Hop Productions and Faleena Hopkins vs. Kevin Kneupper, Tara Crescent, and Jennifer Watson. JUDGE...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Cocky-gate, Lawsuit, Romance

Posted on 06/01/2018 at 05:56 PM by Jeffrey Bruner

A transcript of today's court hearing regarding a trademark of the word "cocky" has been released. You can download the...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Cocky-gate, Lawsuit, Romance

Posted on 06/01/2018 at 12:27 PM by Jeffrey Bruner

A federal judge denied on Friday a romance author's request for a temporary restraining order to halt publication of several...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Cocky-gate, Lawsuit, Romance

Posted on 05/31/2018 at 06:01 PM by Jeffrey Bruner

The Romance Writers of America and the Authors Guild said Thursday they have asked romance author Faleena Hopkins to "retract...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Cocky-gate, Lawsuit, Romance