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International conventions for intellectual propery rights (the Berne Convention, TRIPS, etc.) ensure that your copyright works are protected across the world.

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Learn about copyright

Information pages and fact-sheets covering a wide range of intellectual property topics, including:
  • Copyright law and international conventions
  • Advice on how to protect your work
  • How to use copyright notices
  • How to deal with copyright infringement and plagiarism
  • Specific advice for writers, musicians, artists, web designers, etc.

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Latest news

The new site is designed to be more accessible and mobile device friendly.
New page: How to create ZIP files. If you have a lot of files to upload then we recommend creating a zip archive containing all the files.
Announcing the release of a new ‘how to’ page dealing at company logos, looking a logos from creation to long term protection. Hopefully this will be helpful to new companies and people looking to set up a new business.
We have just added a guide explaining how to add a semi-transparent watermark / copyright notice to photos and other images.
We have just published two new fact sheets covering video copyright. One deals with copyright and legal issues affecting filmmakers, the other specifically looks at YouTube and its infringement policies.
If you are worried about expiring registrations and need more time to pay for your renewal, please get in touch - we will be happy to wait a bit longer.