copyright

The Basics of Copyright Law for Music in the US

Copyright is a form of intellectual property protection providing the owner with exclusive rights to a specific work for a limited time. A copyrightable work should be original and tangible such as literary and dramatic works, recording and composition of music, paintings, photography, and others. In the United States, music…

What is the value of Intellectual Property?

Before we can get into defining the value of Intellectual Property, we have to first understand what Intellectual Property is. In very basic terms, intellectual property is defined as anything created by the mind – inventions; literary and artistic works (books, paintings, sculptures, music, and film); designs; symbols. In essence,…