Copyright Registration

Copyright registration is required to protect your original artistic, literary work, music, video, jingles, website, mobile app and software from infringement and being copied.

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HIGHLIGHTS

Concept

Copyright is a form of the intellectual property provide rights to creator over its literary and artistic works.

What can be copyrighted?

Copyright works include books, sound recordings, music, artistic work, cinematographic films, dramatic, computer programs, databases, advertisements, and paintings.

Protection from misuse

Copyright registration helps against infringement and protects author/creator artistic work for a lifetime.

Valuable Asset

Copyright endures the creation of an intangible asset to the artist which can be sold, assigned & authorized to use.

Low-Cost Registration

As the comparison to its driven benefits cost of copyright registration is very low. Mostly copyright work duration is a lifetime.

 

 

Validity

Copyright work registration mostly valid for a lifetime plus 60 years from the death of an original author.

How can copyright registration protect my work?

Registered copyright work is an intangible asset and also an intellectual property. By copyrighting the artistic work, you will protect it from infringement and unauthorized reproduction by others. Further, you can securely allow others to use your work on franchise or royalty basis on your own terms and conditions. In fact, you can sell your work to others at a handsome price. Find out more

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COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION PROCESS

Upload the Required Documents & Information to our web portal

Choose Package and Pay online with different payments modes available 

Our professional will prepare and compile copyright application

Obtain signature of an author on relevant documents

File duly signed application and 2 set of compact disk with the copyright office.

Provide you acknowledgment of copyright application

Documents Required for Copyright Registration

Description of original work

Title of original work

Identity proof of Author

Nationality of the Author

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PACKAGES

Basic

4999
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Registration of any Literary, academic &

any other kind of books

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9999
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14999
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frequently asked questions
Copyright registration is an intellectual property right just like a trademark and patent. It is basically a legal right which is provided to the creators for their unique work.

Copyright falls under the auspices of intellectual property law and protects the rights of creators of original works of authorship whether the work in question is published or not.  

Original works of authorship include literary, dramatic, musical, and artistic works such as poetry, novels, movies, songs, computer software, and photography.
Copyright works include books, sound recordings, music, artistic work, cinematographic films, dramatic, computer programs, databases, advertisements, and paintings.
Any Individual or business entity can apply for copyright registration. Author, creator, musician, photographer, producer, painter, composer, or a company may safeguard their creatives with using this legal power.
By law, when something is written, drawn, photographed, etc., its copyright is automatically owned by the author. In other words, a copyright exists at the moment the work is created.

Registering a copyright with the Copyright Office is voluntary. Copyright protection exists even without registration;

However, your work must be registered before you can file a copyright infringement legal case in a court.

In addition, registration of copyright makes it easier to prove ownership of your work in the event of an infringement and allows you to collect more in damages from the infringer/theft.
The main a difference between a patent and copyright is on the basis of their objective. The patent protects an invention of a new product or a process, from being stolen by others and to facilitate commercialization of its use by the inventor. On the other side, copyright protects original works, e.g. literary works, videos, music records, artistic works, architecture, software etc. from being plagiarized. 
Copyright registration to secure your original work from theft or undue advantage. Having copyright your original work give evidence that this particular work belongs to you only.
  • Can use the copyright logo.
  • Makes it easier to prove ownership of your work in the event of an infringement and plagiarism.
  • Can file a copyright infringement legal case in a court.
  • Allows you to collect more in damages from the infringer/theft.
  • One time cost, lifetime protection.
Copyright Registration under Indian Copyright Act is valid only within the borders of the country.
However, To secure protection to Indian works in foreign countries, India has become a member of the following international conventions on copyright and neighboring (related) rights:   
  1. Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works.
  2. Universal Copyright Convention.
  3. Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms against Unauthorised Duplication of their Phonograms.
  4. Multilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties.
  5. Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) Agreement.
Now,  Your original work register under India Copyright office shall be protected under 176 countries.
Your literary or musical or artistic work copyright is valid for lifetime and even after the demise of creator it remains valid for 60 more years    
It is a unique application number generated at the time of submission of Copyright application online. You can track down your copyright application from this number.
In order to copyright your book you just need to provide some basic information about the author and complete content of a book. Rest our professional copyright consultant do & register your book under copyright office.
In order to copyright your song you just need to provide some basic information about the music composer/owner and mp3 file of the original song. Rest our professional copyright consultant do & register your song under copyright office.
Copyright registration process is very simple with our online portal
  • You can easily fill-up the form and upload your original work which needs to be copyright
  • Once we receive information & placed an order 
  • Your application shall be forwarded to our copyright consultant & start process your copyright application
  • We will provide you DAIRY NUMBER (unique Reference Number) within 3 working days subject to complete information furnished by you.
Yes. Computer Software or programme can be registered as a literary work carrying open source code. As per Copyright Act, 1957 literary work includes computer programmes, tables, and compilations, including computer databases. Source Code has also to be supplied along with the application for registration of copyright for software products.
A website contains several works such as literary works, artistic works (photographs etc.), sound recordings, video clips, cinematograph films and broadcasting and computer software too. Therefore, a separate application has to be filed for registration of all these works.
The general rule is that copyright registration in India lasts for 60 years. In the case of original literary, dramatic, musical and artistic works the 60-year period is counted from the year following the death of the author. In the case of cinematograph films, sound recordings, photographs, posthumous publications, anonymous and pseudonymous publications, works of government and works of international organizations, the 60-year period is counted from the date of publication.
Your literary or musical or artistic work copyright is valid for lifetime and even after the demise of creator it remains valid for 60 more years    
Copyright, as provided by the Indian Copyright Act, is valid only within India To secure the Indian works in foreign countries, India has become a member of the following international conventions on copyright and neighbouring (related) rights:
    • Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works, where India is among 176 member nations.
    • Universal Copyright Convention.
    • Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms against Unauthorised Duplication of their Phonograms.
    • Multilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties.
    • Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) Agreement.
Yes E-StartupIndia is an online platform serving all over India no matters wherever you are doing business all you need is internet connection on your mobile or desktop and we are ready to get your job done
No, You don’t need to be physically present for the process, E-StartupIndia is an online catering platform all you need is internet connection  in your phone/computer and the required documents with you and we can get the job done no matters even if you are present at remotest location of the India

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