by World Intellectual Property Organisation — 26 April, 2022
Literary works, computer programs, films, artistic works, musical compositions, sound recordings, photographs & more
Economic rights, which allow the rights owner to derive financial reward from the use of their works by others.
Moral rights, which protect the non-economic interests of the author. E.g. right to be identified as the creator of a work
In the majority of countries, and according to the Berne Convention, copyright protection is automatic, without the need for registration or other formalities.
Using WIPO PROOF complements voluntary copyright registration systems by offering creators the possibility of recording and digitally certifying creation of the work.
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