Assignment of Copyrights: An Overview on 2012 Amendment

  • Om Khanna
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  • Om Khanna

    Student at University of Petroleum And Energy Studies, Dehradun, India

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In this research paper , we will discuss the assignment of copyright with existing or future work with respect to the conditions therein; artistic , literary , dramatic and other works . Different aspects with the right to assignment and certain amendments made to protect the authors’ s interest and the impact of 2012 amendment will be discussed with the brief introduction of licensing vis’a vis related subject matter. Limitations imposed on copyright assignment and furthermore requisites for assigning the copyright , referring to relevant sections will be emphasized. Assigning be revoked or not along with disputes in assignment , this insists on the powers of copyright board , will be dealt with in the paper. Since assignment between parties is a contract , therefore the terms of such contract , any transactions related forms the part of the subject. Ahead all this , there is an ambiguity with the copyright as an intellectual property since it is a non- tangible property , it has no physical existence , so the topic will be elaborated further.




International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 6, Issue 5, Page 1512 - 1516


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