What is a copyright statement?

Answer A copyright statement protects an original work or creation from being used by someone other than the owner or copyright holder. The terms of a copyright have gained increasing media attention with... Read More »

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Does an item need to have the copyright logo to be considered a copyright item?

According to the U.S. Copyright Office, a work no longer needs the copyright symbol to be considered a copyrighted work. The United States dropped the old rule in 1989 to fit the requirements of th... Read More »

Do all items have to have the copyright logo to be considered a copyright?

Under U.S. law, copyright protection attaches automatically when a work is created. Use of the © symbol has not been required since 1989. Using the copyright symbol can be beneficial, however, bec... Read More »

My husband signed notarized statement saying his ex could move with their daughter to Canada for temp-employment but the notary only viewed his expired ID is this enought ot invalidate the statement?

In order to be able to work legally in Canada, she ( the adult ) has to APPLY for and be accepted by the Canadian Immigration department, and a minor child has to have proper written permission to ... Read More »

What is music copyright?

Every song from Paul Simon's "You Can Call Me Al" to Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" is copyrighted in order to officially register, publish and protect music from unauthorized performance and plagiarism.H... Read More »