Copyright: copyright provides protection for literary, artistic, dramatic or musical works, computer programs, performer’s performances, sound recordings and communication signals.

Copyright was initially conceived as a way for government to restrict printing. The contemporary intent of copyright is to promote the creation of new works by giving authors control of and profit from them. Registration of Copyright, extends these rights to the author/owner. Copyright gives the creator(s) the exclusive right to determine the manner of use of the work. The rights of a copyright usually extend to the life of the creator plus 50 years following their death.

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