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Registration of copy rights


APL IP attorneys provide advice, assistance, prepare and file applications for the registration on the following area of Intellectual property:-

What Is Copyrights?

Copyrights is a form of protection provided to the authors of original works of authorship, including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works. This protection is available to both published and unpublished works.

Works copyrightable in Pakistan
Copyrightable works include the following categories:

        Literary works

        Musical works, including any accompanying words

        Dramatic works, including any accompanying music

        Pictorial, graphic, and sculptural works

        Motion pictures and other audiovisual works

        Sound recordings

        Architectural works


Copyrights Registration

In general, copyrights registration is a legal formality. However, registration is not a condition of copyrights protection, but it establishes prima facie evidence in court of the validity of the copyrights and of the facts stated in the certificate.


Copy rights statutes of Pakistan

        Copyrights Ordinance 1962

        Copyrights Rules

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