Ian Fleming Publications Ltd owns and administers the literary copyright in Ian Fleming’s fiction and non-fiction books. The company’s aim is to promote and make available all of Ian Fleming’s books worldwide. Ian Fleming Publications looks after the literary James Bond brand, keeping it alive through the publication of new stories based on the characters Ian created by authors such as Jeffery Deaver, Sebastian Faulks, Charlie Higson and Samantha Weinberg. Ian Fleming Publications is constantly considering new ways to extend the Bond brand, and the latest James Bond story written by acclaimed author William Boyd, is due to be published in Autumn 2013.
Working alongside Ian Fleming Publications Ltd, The Ian Fleming Estate owns the copyright in Ian Fleming’s personal letters and other non-Bond writing and in some journalism. It manages the use of the Ian Fleming name and of his likeness.