Frequently asked questions about how long copyright protection lasts
What happens to a copyright when the copyright holder dies?
Can you copyright a work after the original copyright expires?
Do I need to make a notice on all of my work that it’s copyrighted to be legally protected from people copying it?
What can't be copyrighted?
This guide was created with support from the CCPF - California Consumer Protection Foundation
- Digital Rights Management (DRM)
- Social Media
- Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)
- Fair Use
- Social Networking
- Social News
- Social Bookmarking
- Social Video
- Business Models
- Website/Web Application Developer
- Net Neutrality
- Social Music
- Creative Commons
- Other Open-Source Licensing
- Public Domain