Copyright Law

The following is a brief description of various copyright related matters which our firm handles:

Copyright Registrations
We regularly prepare copyright applications for a variety of works including compilations, derivative works and computer software. We also prepare Requests for Special Handling. We maintain an in-house docketing system for all our copyright matters. We can provide a customized report depending upon your needs.

Legal Opinions
We frequently prepare opinions as to registrability and infringement including cease and desist letters.

We conduct searches at the copyright office in Washington D.C., in addition to on-line searches. We obtain copies of deposit material and registrations upon request. We can hand carry applications and see them through registration on an expedited basis.

Assignments and Licensing
Our firm is equipped to handle assignment and licensing matters. We routinely prepare assignments and have prepared and negotiated licensing agreements on behalf of our clients.