Copyright is the legal process of safeguarding any form of intellectual or artistic creations from illegal imitation or usage. Grounded on the Copyright Act, 1957, the creators/producers of any original works like literature, music, cinematography, sound records, can look after their intellectual properties. Following the latest amendment, computer-related programming, content, a database can also be protected by obtaining a copyright license.
Copyrights to logos, software, art work, books, periodicals, magazines, videos, music, databases, advertisements, cinematography films & video games
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Musical work & Sound recording
Artistic work like paintings, photographs
Original literary others
Broadcasts on Radio and Television
To register before the Copyright Act, some basic details of the creator like Name, Address & Nationality are mandatory.
For submitting copyright registration on any sort of artistic work, the applicant must get a clear copyright search certificate from the trademark office on a prior basis.
A candidate registering for copyright should put forward his/her work in a soft copy format in JPEG, JPG, or GIF format. Copyright registration for computer programs, database requires 4 CDs or DVDs of that particular computer programs.
The candidate must sign the power of attorney rightfully if you are registering copyright through any advocate or legal firm.
|Meaning||It is a helpful legal security aid for the creator/producer on any of their original artwork such as literature, music composition, sound recording, cinematography, or computer programs. Copyright ensures the entire Economic & Ethical authority of the creator on his/her intellectual properties.||Trademark legally preserves any particular word, symbol, or designs that make a business entity distinctive among its competitors.||It is a form of intellectual property that guards the invention of any inventor for a limited period of time. Through a patent, the inventor/owner can legally exclude others from reproducing, using or selling a particular invention.|
|Protection is given for||Original artistic works like written text, composed music, recorded sounds, paintings, choreography, motion pictures, cinematography, computer programming & databases etc.||Any word, logo, color, font, design that differentiate products, the identity of any particular party from others.||Features of shape, configuration, pattern, and ornament, the form of lines, colour or blend thereof applied to each article.|
|Significance||Expression of Ideas||Identification of brand||Invention|
|Govern by||Indian Copyright Act, 1957||Trade Marks Act, 1999||Indian Patent Act, 1970|
|Requirements of Registration||The work must be original, creative and must be able of fixing in the tangible form.||The marks needs to be unique.||The design needs to be original and must be referred to the article by any industrial process.|
|Exclusions||Others are not permitted copy the work without the permission of the creator.||Stop others from using the same logo/symbol.||Stop others from using the invention without the permission.|
|Validity Term||The validity time in copyright is 60 years.||The validity time in trademark is 10 years.||The validity time in patent is 20 years.|
|Rights Provided||The right to be the owner of the original artworks and excludes others from illegal copying, distributing and reproducing of the copyrighted intellectual properties.||Rights to apply the mark, design, color, font and stop every illegal usage of the same by any third person.||Right to stop others from producing, selling using or importing the patented invention.|