Copyright and related rights

Protection of copyright and related rights covers a wide range of relations concerning the protection of literary compositions, photographs and architectural plans, promotional products and movies, computer programs and databases.

WTS Consulting lawyers advice on the necessity of the copyright registration, provide support of such registration, advices on issues concerning the relations between the customer and contractor regarding the creation of a copyright object on the order, as well as on the basis of labor agreement.

Company WTS Consulting provides services concerning the development of relevant agreements and our lawyers are experienced specialists in matters related to the use of copyright and related rights in promotional materials.

WTS Consulting has an extensive experience in the legal issues resolution as well as tax accounting related to the creation, usage and obtaining of rights on such copyright objects as a computer program.

WTS Consulting specialists provide advices on structuring relations concerning the transfer of copyright and related rights or the right of use of such objects as well as tax accounting of payments for the use of such objects.

Approaches to qualification of copyright objects as either literary or science work, developed by WTS Consulting experts, have become a precedent and have important consequences for the application of agreements on avoidance of double taxation during the taxation of relevant royalty payments (including the software).