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Copyright Registration in Madurai & Karur

We Corpstore provides Copyright registration for our clients in Madurai and Karur. Copyright is an intellectual property right confers upon its owner No person is authorized to use the same without the permission of the author or creator. The author is allowed to charge others for using his work or modifying it. Copyrights registration gives legal protection by which no other person can misuse the copyright in any manner without obtaining the permission of the owner. In India, Copyright are registered under the section 14 of Copyright Act, 1957.

Significance of copyright registration:
  • Copyright legally protects the creator’s work
  • Copyright helps the author to exercise control over his work
  • It provides ownership to the creator of the work.
Copyright Registration in Madurai
Details Required for Copyright Registration:

Personal details: It includes the Name, Address and Nationality of Applicant. Applicant should mention whether he is the owner or the representative.

Nature of the work: This includes class and description of the work, title of the Work. In case of a copyright for website, then give the URL of the website. You also mention the language of the Work

Date of Publication: If possible, mention the date of Publication in internal magazines. Like a company magazines or a journal paper submitted to a professor does not count under publications.

What are protected under a Copyright?

  • Literary works such as written books, computer programs, website
  • Dramatic works like scripts for films and dramas
  • Musical works e.g., melodies
  • Artistic works like paintings, photographs
  • Published editions
  • Recorded Sounds
  • Movies, Films and telefilms
  • Broadcasts on Radio and Television
  • Performances

FAQ'S

  • Q. For what the copyrights can be obtained?
    Copyright can be obtained for any unique and creative content. It can be a design, a sketch, a painting, a song recording, a music video, a movie file, a poem, a book or even a short story.
  • Q. What are the validity of copyright registration?
    Copyright registration lasts for 60 years. It should be an original literary, dramatic, musical and artistic works. On the death of the author, the nominee will protect the works.
  • Q. Who apply for copyright registration?
    Any person who is the owner of the work to be copyrighted can apply for copyright registration. The person can be an individual, company, NGO or any other.
  • Q. What is the difference trademark and copyright?
    A trademark is a mark given to protect the brand name, Logo or Slogan. A copyright protects unique content such as books, music, videos, songs or even software.