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CALLING ALL SHUTTERBUGS! THE US COPYRIGHT OFFICE HAS CHANGED THE RULES!

Posted by on Jan 19, 2018 in art, Artists, collections, copyights, copyright, copyright office, copyright reform, copyright registration, Copyrights, copyriight notice, online registration, us copyright office | 0 comments

CALLING ALL SHUTTERBUGS!  THE US COPYRIGHT OFFICE HAS CHANGED THE RULES!

As of February 20, 2018, the US Copyright Office will begin accepting group registrations of photographs (published or unpublished) through the US Copyright Office’s Electronic Filing System (eCo).  The Group Registration of Photographs (Published or Unpublished)may include up to 750 photographs in each claim.  The Final Rule published in the January 18, 2018 Federal Register (Vol. 83, No. 12) is in response to the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking issued by the US Copyright Office on...

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UPDATE – US Copyright Office Extends Time for Comments Regarding Unpublished Group Registrations

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 in advocacy, art, Artists, copyright registration, Copyrights | 0 comments

New Date Friday, November 17, 2017 – 11:59 PM EST US Copyright Office Extends Written Comment Period for Proposed Rules for Unpublished Collections   The US Copyright Office extended the written comment period for its October 12, 2017 Notice of Proposed Rule Making (“NPRM”) regarding “Unpublished Collections.”  The Copyright Office also clarified that the proposed rule does not impact photographers.  The US Copyright Office announced the extension today in...

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Your Voice Matters! Its Time to Speak Up NOW!

Posted by on Nov 8, 2017 in advocacy, art, Artists, Life | 0 comments

The US Copyright Office wants to hear your comments regarding the registration of Unpublished Works with the US Copyright Office.  Comments on the Proposed Rule will be accepted until November 13, 2017 at 11:59 PM EST. **Sorry in Advance for the Legalese!** Currently, A Claimant may register as many unpublished works together under a single claim/application and with one fee provided the requirements of 37 C.F.R  202.3(b)(4)(i)(B) are met: (B) In the case of unpublished works: all...

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October 12, 2017 – Proposed Rule Making – Federal Register

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2017 – The Year for Copyright Registrations

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017 in art, Artists, blog, copyights, copyright, copyright office, copyright reform, copyright registration, Copyrights | 0 comments

NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS…STILL GOING STRONG?! Create Your Own Copyright Registration Program – It’s Not Too Late!   2017 is the Year of US Copyright Registrations! Has the sun gone down on your New Year Resolutions?  Every year in the middle of December our firm receives calls from our clients PROMISING that this upcoming year is the one that they will finally embrace and keep up to date on their copyright registrations with the US Copyright Office.  Then, every year, about June or July our firm...

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