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Do you know going rates for e-books when publisher pays author? I would rather have an intellectual property lawyer.
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The general average rate of royalties on e books because there is so little overhead is 50%.

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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
I guess the second part of my question didn't come through. It was is there usually something in contract of what publisher may do to promote e-books and do I need
to have something in place for translations/foreign sales like I did the print book.
IP Lawyer: Law Educator, Esq., Lawyer replied 6 years ago
The contracts are generally similar, except the costs of promotion online are less and you still need to have something in place for translations, but with internet sales of ebooks they can come from anywhere US or foreign so that is not the same.
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