Advantages of Copyright Registration in India

Advantages of Copyright Registration in India The term ‘copyright protection’ refers to the monopoly approved to authors by copyright law for exclusive use or reproduction.  Similar to trademark registration with the Trademark Registrar, copyright can also be registered with the Copyright Office to…

Cybersquatting Laws in India

Cybersquatting Laws in India Domain name is an address of a website that is intended to help web users easily find a person or business or organisation, online. Almost all businesses today have a domain name registered and involve in promoting…

International Copyright Registration

International Copyright Registration Copyright of nationals or entities of countries who are members of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works, Universal Copyright Convention and the TRIPS Agreement are protected in India through the International Copyright…

Copyright Registration Procedure

Copyright Registration Procedure Copyright protection is provided to all literary, dramatic, musical and artistic works automatically on creation and it does not require any formality. However, applying for copyright registration and obtaining certificate of registration serves as prima facie evidence in a…

Copyright Infringement in India

Copyright Infringement in India Copyright laws provide certain exclusive rights to the copyright holder, such as the right to reproduce, distribute, display or perform the protected work, or to make derivative works. Use of such copyright protected work without the…

What is Registered Design?

What is Registered Design? Registered design is a shape, configuration, pattern or ornament or composition of lines or colour or combination thereof applied to any article whether two dimensional or three dimensional protected under the Designs Act, 2000. Design registration is similar…

How to get Patent for Software

How to get Patent for Software in India India has one of the most talented fraternity of Information Technology professionals in the world and a large Information Technology industry. Each year thousands of crores are spent on research and development of software…

Intellectual Property Rights

Intellectual Property Rights Intellectual property is a legal term for the creations of mind and intellectual property rights are the rights provided by law for the exclusive use of creations of the mind. Examples of intellectual property include music, literature, and…

Copyright Registration Process and Procedure

Copyright Registration Process and Procedure Copyright is a right given by the law to creators of literary, dramatic, musical and artistic works and producers of cinematograph films and sound recordings. In fact, it is a bundle of rights including, inter…

Copyright Registration in India

Copyright in India There is surge in the amount of intellectual property being registered in India due to an increase in awareness among people about intellectual property laws and the advancement of technology, allowing for online registration of many of…