FAQ - Copyrights
- What is copyright protection?
- How do I know who owns it?
- What are the examples of copyright protected materials?
- How long is the copyright protection term?
It is the ownership rights to the “original works of authorship.” The rights include:
Preparing derivative works
The copyright protection in the U.S. is automatic, no registration is required. Typically, you will see a notice such:
© Year of creation followed by the name of the company or individual
Here are few examples: