Work type: Software and computer games
Many software authors do not take advantage of copyright protection and they risk facing infringement. Your IT code is a creative work that belongs to you. It is considered to be equivalent to a literary artwork, therefore copyright protection also extends to computer software and computer games.
Let’s see why it is important to protect your intellectual property.
Copyright protection gives you exclusive rights as an owner and stop others from copying, using, selling your work without your permission. You can license copyright for others to use it or you can alienate the rights. This can provide an important source of income. The certificate works as an evidence in the court matter. Copyright protection lasts for the life of the author plus seventy years after the author’s death.
In a few simple steps you can provide copyright protection for your work. Go to the UDIAR main page, create an account, fill out the required information and upload your work. You will receive a certificate confirming your authorship, and you will be able to use the marketplace to provide licenses for use and distribution. The legal regulation of copyright is carried out in accordance with international conventions and agreements.
In the modern world of globalization and technology it is necessary to protect your rights. It is important for the career and it is the first step to making money on your creations. Make sure that you use your potential to the full!