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How Long Do Copyrights Last and What Are Joint Works?

Zachary W. Lombardo, Esq. Part 3 of a series on U.S. Copyright Law A copyright is a form of intellectual property. For more on the basics, see Part 1, “What is copyright? And what can I copyright?”, and Part 2, “What are the Copyright Rights? And Do I Need to Register my Copyright?” HOW LONG […]

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What is a Copyright? And What Can I Copyright?

Zachary W. Lombardo, Esq. Part 1 of a series on U.S. Copyright Law. What is Copyright? Copyright is an intellectual property right that aims to protect a creator’s rights in his or her original work. This means copyright is a property right that protects intangible property, or property that doesn’t exist in the physical world. […]

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