Copyright is one of the Intellectual Property that protects the original literary, dramatic, musical and artistic work of the creator. In other words, copyright protects the original work of a creator from being used, copied, sold or distributed without his permission.
Copyright registration can be done for literary works like books, scripts, etc., musical work like music, songs, audio, etc. and artistic work like a movie, play, video, etc. A Copyright can also be registered for software in India.
Documents required or Checklist for Copyright Registration:
1. Address proof of applicant.
2. NOC from the author if the applicant is other than the author.
3. Description of work
4. Copies of the work
5. Date of Publication of work 6. Power of Attorney.