What is Copyright? Copyright is a legal right created by the law of a country that grants the creator of an original workexclusive rights for its use and distribution.
What can be Copyrighted? Copyright registration can be obtained for original works of art, literature, books, music, films, cds and computer programs.
Is it necessary to register a work to claim copyright? No. Acquisition of copyright is automatic and it does not require any registration. Copyright comes into existence as soon as a work is created and no formality is required to be completed for acquiring copyright. However, certificate of registration of copyright and the entries made therein serve as prima facie evidence in a court of law with reference to dispute relating to ownership of copyright.
Procedure for Copyright registration? PoA will be shared with you which has to be signed and shared with us. Along with the PoA, you need to enclose one (1) copy of published work and two (2) copies of unpublished work in literary case. In artistic case, enclose two (2) copies of artistic work whether it is published or not. For rest of all other categories, enclose one (1) copy of the work irrespective of published or unpublished