10 Things You Can Copyright

by | Jun 17, 2017 | INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY | 0 comments

The U.S. Copyright Office has registered an average of 516,000 Copyrights per year since 2000.  Following are 10 Copyrightable Subject matter and examples that can apply for copyrights registration.  If you have created any of the original works listed, contact our office or a local attorney to learn more about copyright protection.

  1. Literary Works
    • Lectures
    • Letters
    • Speeches
    • Manuals
    • Catalogues
    • Corporate Documents
    • Novels
    • Articles
    • Scripts
    • Conversations
    • Lectures
    • Characters (literary and graphic)
    • Computer Program code
    • Computer Chips
    • Computer Screen Displays
  1. Musical Works
    • Melody
    • Harmony
    • Rhythm
    • Words
  1. Dramatic Works
    • Plays
    • Screenplays
    • Stage Musicals
    • Operas
  1. Pantomimes and Choreographic Works
    • Dance Choreography
    • Stage Shows
    • Martial Arts Experts
    • Video Game Character Choreography
  1. Pictorial, Graphic, and Sculptural Works
    • Fine Art
    • Graphic Art
    • Applied Art
    • Photographs
    • Prints
    • Reproductions
    • Maps
    • Globes
    • Charts
    • Diagrams
    • Models
    • Sculptures
    • Drawings
    • Architectural Plans
    • Artistic Designs
    • Toys
  1. Audiovisual Works
    • Images
    • Slide Shows
    • Motion Pictures
    • Television Shows
    • Commercial Advertisements
    • Interactive Advertisements
    • Computer Screen Displays
    • Video Game Displays
    • Animated Toys
  1. Sound Recordings
    • Music
    • Spoken Words
    • Any Other Sounds
  1. Architectural Works
    • Buildings
    • Gazebos
    • Blueprints
    • Floor Plans
    • Architectural Plans
    • Interior Design
    • Sculptural Elements
  1. Derivative Works
    • Translations
    • Musical Arrangements
    • Art Reproductions
    • Editorial Revisions
    • Abridgments
    • Dramatizations
    • Fictionalizations
    • Collage Advertisements
  1. Compilations
    • Collective Works
      • Periodicals
      • Anthologies
      • Encyclopedias
    • Compilations of Informational Matter
      • Directories
      • Databases
      • Parts Lists
      • Trading Cards
      • Recipe Books
    • Non-Factual Compilations
      • Audiovisual Works
      • Computer Program User Interface
      • Radio Broadcasts
      • Magazine Covers
      • Fictional Graphic Characters
      • Jewelry Designs

 

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