Copyright definition

Copyright also means copyright-like laws that apply to other kinds of works, such as semiconductor masks.
Copyright means the right in expressions, procedures, methods of operations or mathematical concepts, computer program codes, compilations of data or other material, literary works, musical works, artistic works, sound recordings, broadcasts, program carrying signals, published editions, photographic works, or cinematographic works of the copyright owner to do or to authorise the doing of certain acts specified in respect of the different categories of works;
Copyright means any and all copyright, design right (as defined by the Act) and all other rights of a like nature which may, during the course of this Contract, come into existence in or in relation to any Work (or any part thereof);

Examples of Copyright in a sentence

Additionally, any and all actions in violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act are prohibited.

Copyright [yyyy] [name of copyright owner] Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.

Copyright law gives protection to these works so as to encourage creation of new works and promote further development of creativity.

This is because by replicating actions that are already carried out for a different contract these forms of many 109 Richard Watt, ‘the Efficiencies of Aggregation: an Economic Theory Perspective on Collective Management of Copyright’ (2015)12 Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues 26.

The rationale behind this provision is to ensure that the society attains the reasonable364OLA Olukunle Rotimi, ‘Operation and Regulation of Copyright Collective Administration in Nigeria: Important Lessons for Africa’(LL.M thesis, University of South Africa 2012) 44365 NCA 2004(n 359) sec 39(1)366 Ibid sec 39(4&5)367 Ibid sec 39(2)368Olukunle (n 364) 42369 Ibid 43economies of scale.


More Definitions of Copyright

Copyright means all rights protecting works of authorship owned or controlled by You, including copyright, moral and neighboring rights, as appropriate, for the full term of their existence including any extensions by You.
Copyright means the following: (a) all copyrights, rights and interests in copyrights, works protectable by copyright whether published or unpublished, copyright registrations and copyright applications; (b) all renewals of any of the foregoing; (c) all income, royalties, damages, and payments now or hereafter due and/or payable under any of the foregoing, including, without limitation, damages or payments for past or future infringements for any of the foregoing; (d) the right to sue for past, present, and future infringements of any of the foregoing; and (e) all rights corresponding to any of the foregoing.
Copyright also means copyright-like laws that apply to other kinds of works, such as semiconductor masks. “The Program” refers to any copyrightable work licensed under this License. Each licensee is addressed as “you”. “Licensees” and “recipients” may be individuals or organizations.
Copyright means copyright under this Act;
Copyright means all copyrights, copyright registrations and applications for copyright registrations, including all renewals and extensions thereof, all rights to recover for past, present or future infringements thereof and all other rights whatsoever accruing thereunder or pertaining thereto.
Copyright means any of the following now owned or hereafter acquired or created (as a work for hire for the benefit of Borrower) by Borrower or in which Borrower now holds or hereafter acquires or receives any right or interest, in whole or in part: (a) any copyright, whether registered or unregistered, held pursuant to the laws of the United States or of any other country or foreign jurisdiction, (b) registration, application or recording in the United States Copyright Office or in any similar office or agency of the United States or any other country or foreign jurisdiction, (c) any continuation, renewal or extension thereof, and (d) any registration to be issued in any pending application, and shall include any right or interest in and to work protectable by any of the foregoing which are presently or in the future owned, created or authorized (as a work for hire for the benefit of Borrower) or acquired by Borrower, in whole or in part.
Copyright also means copyright‐like laws that apply to other kinds of works, such as semiconductor masks.