CPF101
Copyright Forms, Filing & Prosecution Fundamentals

Course Description

CPF101 is a self-paced foundational course on copyright forms & filing, which transitions into an intermediate plan of study in copyright prosecution. Upon successful completion, students will have been taught substantial fundamentals in filing and prosecuting copyright applications worldwide. Provided is a core understanding of what copyrights are, familiarity with copyright filing forms & procedures, as as well as pre-filing, filing and post-filing processes.

 

CPF101MSP - $248.00

  • Copyright Forms, Filing & Prosecution Fundamentals Course
  • Approximate Total Duration: 8 hours

 


CPF101MSX - $348.00

  • Copyright Forms, Filing & Prosecution Fundamentals Course + Final Exam
  • Approximate Total Duration: 10 hours

Lesson 1: What is a Copyright?

• Law

• Definitions

- Copyright

- Work

- Work for Hire

• Types of Copyrights

- Literary Works

- Visual Arts

- Performing Arts

- Sound Recordings

- Vessel Hull Design

- Mask Works

- Serials

• Copyright Website

 

Lesson 2: Copyright Forms

• Information Required

• Forms:

- Literary Work: Form TX

- Visual Arts: Form VA

- Performing Arts: Form PA

- Sound Recordings: Form SR

- Single Serials: Form SE

- Continuation Sheet: Form CON

- Vessel Hull Design: Form D-VH

- Mask Works: From MW

- Group Registration Forms: GR/CP; GR/PPh/CON; SE/Group; G/DN

• Other Forms:

- Recordation: Document Cover Sheet

- Corrections: Form CA

- Renewals: Forms RE; RE/CON & Addendum

Lesson 3: Filing a Copyright Application

• Electronic Filing

- Requirements

- Procedure

• Paper Filing

- Requirements

- Procedure

 

Lesson 4: Post Filing

• Examination

• Rejections

• Responses

• Term of a Copyright Registration

• Miscellaneous

- Renewals

- Corrections

- Recording Documents

 

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