MEANING OF COPYRIGHT
In India Copyright exists to protect literary, artistic, dramatic, musical and other works, including computer programs, photographs, recordings, films and other electronically disseminated information, as well as sculptures and engravings. HKINDIA team of highly qualified specialists are on hand to direct you through the complexities of registered designs and copyrights and their relationship with patents and trade marks. Many successful consumer products are protected by several types of Intellectual Property. Now in India "Computer Program" can also be registered as copyright. "Computer Program" means a set of instructions expressed in words, codes, schemes or in any other form, including a machine readable medium, capable of causing a computer to perform a particular task or achieve a particular result
Once the copyright is registered it can be owned by author upto life time and also after 60 years of his/her death.