Learn how to protect yourself from copyright infringement. Explore what needs to be copyrighted, how to register one, and how to properly respond to infringement.
- [Instructor] If you're like most creative people, you're passionate about your artwork and design. You enjoy the creative process that brings your ideas to life and you're excited to share your work with the world via your website and social media, but then at some point it happens. You become aware that your work is being used by an individual or company without your permission and you're faced with the reality that your copyright has been infringed. What do you do? How do you respond? What steps do you need to take to resolve this? In this course, I'll be covering simple methods to protect your intellectual property, respond to those ripping you off, and tap the knowledgebase of a copyright attorney I use to answer and demystify common misperceptions related to copyright law.
Let's get started.
- What's a copyright?
- What can you copyright?
- Registering a copyright
- How long does a copyright last?
- What's derivative work?
- Responding to infringement
- When to contact a lawyer
- Common copyright misconceptions