• Intellectual Property

Alastair Brown is the author of various creative works and publications.


Alastair Brown™, Joe Beck™, and America’s Unlicensed Private Detective™ are trademarks of Alastair Brown, effective from 23/02/2018. They may not be used in connection with any other creative work or publication without written permission. Any person or entity that uses these marks in any other creative works, publications or on related goods or services for commercial or non-commercial purposes without permission may be liable for trademark infringement and infringement of other intellectual property rights. Individuals or entities who infringe trademark rights and other intellectual property rights may be liable to civil action or criminal prosecution resulting in significant damages or fines and, in worst cases, criminal sentences.


The following creative works and publications are held copyright © by Alastair Brown at their respective creation dates. All rights reserved. They, or parts thereof, may not be reproduced, scanned, or distributed in any form without permission. Anyone who displays, reproduces, copies, creates derivative works, or sells textual, photographic, video, audiovisual programs or other content related to the following creative works and publications for commercial or non-commercial purposes without permission violates intellectual property laws and is liable for infringement of intellectual property rights.

The following creative works and publications are works of fiction. Names, characters, businesses, places, events and incidents either are a product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, actual business establishments, actual events, or actual locales is entirely coincidental. The author acknowledges the trademarked status and trademark owners of various products, brands, establishments, and institutions referenced in these creative works and publications.