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What is Copyrights and Role of Copyright Attorney?

By Adli Law Subscribe to RSS | March 23rd 2012 | Views:
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A copyright attorney refers to an individual who specializes in protecting and advising on the copyright issues. The person having proper experience of copyright laws and its nitty-gritty is considered as attorney specialized in copyright matters. Whenever anyone creates new music, picture or story, they all automatically come under the copyright protection act. Once you created any copyrightable work, an experienced lawyer will advice you regarding your rights and how to protect your copyright work from unauthorized usages.

Intellectual property:

This is the broader term that consists of the patent, trademark and copyright. These all terms are incorporated in the intellectual properly. The copyright lawyer can be termed as the intellectual attorney. The unique creation or property that doesn’t have any tangible form is called as intellectual property

* Patents – This is a part of intellectual party which protects the inventions. The new inventions approved by the United States patent and trademark office will be protected under the patent protection act.

* Trademark – The symbol, logo, name or combination of any of these that reflect the unique identity of someone is called the trademarks. Here you can protect your trademark by both ways either by filing the application like patent protection or simply using them like copyright

* Copyright – Copyright is automatically created whenever a creator or author attaches his/her authorship with the new creation in tangible form. In order to increase its protection, it must be filed under the United States copyright office.

What works considered as copyright protected?

What sort of works can be included in the copyright protection? Usually, it is original work that will be attached with the tangible form. However, there are other works that fall under the copyright law.

* Written works – All of the written works such as manuals, newspapers, books, letters and everything else than are available in printed form fall under the ambit of copyright.

* Music – All kinds of music are subjected to copyright protection whether its lyrics, sheet music or combination of various methods for recording music.

* Pictures – Photographs, paintings, drawings, and other visual representation forms are come under the copyright protection.

Roles of the lawyers:

A copyright attorney performs multiple roles on the behalf of clients. However, here are some specific areas where you can find the specialized one in any of these areas.

* Transactional lawyer – An attorney specialized in the activities of filing documentation for getting approved copyright and taking vital steps in guarding your work is called as the transactional lawyer. He/she spends most of the time in paperwork and meeting with clients to report day to day situation.

* Litigation lawyers- A copyright attorney who specialized in filing lawsuits against the party in case of copyright infringement or responds the lawsuits of others is called the litigation attorney. This lawyer will ensure that no one will be able to misuse your copyright work.

* Advice- Here the role of the lawyer is to advice to the clients regarding what kind of protection he/she must opt for the new creation. Moreover, how they must keep protecting their copyright and other vital suggestions.

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