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How to claim copyrights for songs


It is recommended to carry out the registration procedure of copyrights without fail, which helps to prevent conflict situations in many cases.

In the event of a trial, the holder of the registration certificate can easily prove that he is the copyright holder of the musical work.

You will need

  • - application for registration of a certain form-
  • - a stitched copy c with songs (copied or decorated on a standard A4 sheet) -
  • - A copy of the receipt for payment of copyright registration.



Sign a contract with the Russian copyright society "COPYRUS", confirming that on the date of its conclusion, the author's society knew all about the author and his activities.


Write an application for registration of an establishedForms. Send registered mail to the Copyright Registration Department as part of all the above documents, including the agreement with RAO "KOPIRUS". After receiving all the documents, a copy of the songs is sent to the Russian State Library for long-term storage. Information about the author and on registration of copyrights are entered in the register of the database of RAO "KOPIRUS". Further the Certificate on registration of copyrights is issued and sent to the address that was indicated in the application.

How to claim copyrights for songs Was last modified: June 21st, 2017 By Kaqcainm
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