Copyright
What is the term of protection of copyright?
By  mehar bhagat  |  19 Jul 2016  |  Upvotes: 0  | 

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Prateek Kumar
Advocate

The general rule is that copyright lasts for 60 years. In the case of original literary, dramatic, musical and artistic works the 60-year period is counted from the year following the death of the author. In the case of cinematograph films, sound recordings, photographs, posthumous publications, anonymous and pseudonymous publications, works of government and works of international organisations, the 60-year period is counted from the date of publication.

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