BY: Kate Thuma
RPL congratulates Jack Otter on his book, “Worth It … Not Worth It?: Simple & Profitable Answers to Life’s Tough Financial Questions,” scheduled for release May 1, 2012. Mr. Otter is the Executive Editor of CBS MoneyWatch.com , and has more than a decade of experience as a business journalist, having been on staff at Newsday, Dow Jones, and SmartMoney. He has also written for The Wall Street Journal, O magazine and The New Yorker, and has appeared on NBC’s Today, CBS’s The Early Show, CNN, CNBC, Fox Business and other programs to talk about personal finance and health topics. Mr. Otter’s book, which demystifies complex, real-world personal finance dilemmas and breaks the answers down into simple, “Do This/Not That” solutions, is published by Business Plus, an imprint of Grand Central Publishing, which is owned by Hachette Book Group (HBG), a division of Hachette Livre, the second-largest publisher in the world. HBG publishes under the divisions of Little, Brown and Company, Little Brown Books for Young Readers, and Grand Central Publishing, among others. Business Plus is one of the leading business book publishers in the world today, with such notable authors as Hank Paulson, Jack Welch, Ted Turner, Dr. Robert Sutton, Adam Lashinsky, and many more. RPL Attorney Deena R. Merlen represented Mr. Otter in this publishing matter.