As copyright is an automatic right proving your claim may be a very difficult matter without proper evidence to back you up. All too often it boils down to a case of ‘their word against yours’. Without proper protection, something you have created could end up making money for someone else.
Four easy steps to protect your work and safeguard against disputes and infringement.
Copyright protects your work automatically worldwide. Discover the international conventions, agreements and treaties, that govern this and protect your rights at an international level.
Understanding copyright law 101 - a simple, easy to understand introductory guide to copyright rules and international IP legislation.
The Protecting Copyright fact sheet has been produced to help authors of original works identify potential problems and understand how to more effectively protect their rights.
Names, titles and short phrases are not generally considered unique enough to be awarded copyright protection in their own right. This fact sheet explains the legal position,and what cover is available
Using registered copyright notices to protect your work and deter infringement.