Copyright Statistics

There is a decrease of 3% in the total number of copyright applications filed for the month of September as compared to the month of August. A total of 1621 applications were filed in the month of September, 2019. The majority of applications were filed for literary works and artistic works.

Sl. No Type of Work Number of Applications Filed in the Month of August 2019 Number of Applications Filed in the Month of September 2019 Change Percentage Change
1 Literary/ Dramatic Work 1024 845 179 Decrease of 17%
2 Artistic Work 511 586 75 Increase of 14%
3 Cinematograph Work 9 21 12 Increase of 133%
4 Sound Recording 0 50 50 Increase of 50%
5 Software 120 119 1 Negligible change
  Total 1664 1621 43 Decrease of 3%

Authored and compiled by Neharika Vhatkar (Associate, BananaIP Counsels)
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