Urheberrecht is particularly in
the international context, a much debated
and not easily
explainable combination of nationally grown rules of
successive tuning. Especially economic interests are often held for
sometimes conflicting legal opinions, which are often settled only in
following questions and
answers are not legally binding or even comprehensive information is
Gender - For
intelligibility, in this text are all gender terms, such as Creator and
uses in its explicit functional significance for males and females, as
also found in many legal formulations.
text, the licensor
corresponds to the Cybertrix Verlag UG (limited liability) and the
comply with, as the author, or possible other partner.
to the exclusive right of the creator
to his work. He can use his work, use it commercial or give others
to do so. The creator can prevent his work is changed or distorted and
right to be named, if the work will be used by others.
Urheberrecht refers to the subjective and absolute right
to the protection of intellectual property in ideal and material
aspects. It is
a time-limited monopoly right in favor of the creator of a work.
Who can be
Under German law,
for example, only natural persons may
people at the same time be the author of the
persons are involved in the creation of a
work, they are all Urheber and which only allows about their work.
things the Urheberrecht applies?
creations, which were created by a human in
a personal, creative process.
for works of art! In Germany,
for example, for works of literature, science and art! These can be:
works like books, lectures, speeches, ...
· Products of the
fine arts including architecture and applied art, including
sculptures, paintings, drawings, concept art, ...
· Illustrations of
a scientific or technical nature, such as drawings, plans,
maps, sketches, tables and plastic also representations
Protected is not only the complete
work, but also parts.
for example, there also rules on related
rights for photographs, sound
recordings, films, databases, etc. .
In which country is
Each country has
its own rules on Urheberrecht! And there
are international rules !
has a Urheber?
This varies in
different countries, but should include
the following points.
The author determines whether and in which form,
published his work.
He also has the right to be named as author of the work,
and to prohibit misrepresentations of his work.
The originator decides on the exploitation of his work
such as exhibition, performance, reproduction, distribution,
The author decides to transfer the rights of use to third
The author also enjoys protection and defense rights
against third parties who violate the copyrights.
How long is
the Urheberrecht valid?
This is different!
Usually at least 50 years until the
death of the creator! In some countries, longer time limits may apply!
example, in Germany
70 years and in Mexico
100 years until the death of the creator!
for example, there also rules on related rights for photographs, sound
recordings, films, databases, etc., lower limits may include.
Urheberrecht valid only with a note, print, sign or
clue on the work?
Urheberrecht arises with the creation! The work
must not get marked to be registered somewhere.
Where is expressly stated herein to any other older
national and particularly the history of other regulations.
In most countries,
transfer the copyright to another person?
for example, just by inheriting! But you can give others permission to
exploit the work!
Utilization or exploitation rights?
exploitation rights allow easy or
exploitation use of a work.
Who may use
principle, anyone who has the right to do so! This can
be individuals, companies or provided by law bodies or institutions.
There are societies of
different departments in different nations!
Gesellschaft für musikalische Aufführungs- und mechanische
Gesellschaft zur Verwertung von Leistungsschutzrechten
nimmt die Rechte der Autoren von Sprachwerken aller Art und Verlagen
nimmt die Erst- und
Zweitverwertungsrechte für visuelle
Administration des Droits des Artistes et Musiciens Interprètes
Société des Auteurs Dans les Arts Graphiques et Plastiques
Société des Auteurs, Compositeurs et Éditeurs de Musique
für die Rechte der Urheber
What is the originally meaning of ?
The U in the circle
is the symbol for
"Urheberrecht" or the term "Urheberrecht protected ".
Are there symbols
So far, there is no uniform labeling of
Urheberrecht protected works!
The U in the circle
currently is a registered
trademark that can be used worldwide as a free symbol for Urheberrecht
Urheberrecht protected works of the future.
The Copyright ( c in a circle)
of the American legal system, in contrast to continental European
law, decision-making authority and exploitation rights over a work not
granted to the originator but the economic rights recyclers. The author
only limited veto rights, which should prevent the copyright by the
The R (in a circle)
used only with registered trademarks. For this, a brand must be logged
superscript TM denotes
a not yet registered trademark.
℗ The P (in a circle)
is used to identify the rights of
Is the symbol, the sign of authority?
No! It is a registered trademark in Europe
at the OHIM
Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market
Office de l'harmonisation dans le marché intérieur
Oficina de Armonizacion del Mercado Interior
Harmonisierungsamt für den Binnenmarkt
Why was the
German word Urheberrecht
used for this character?
Because the word Urheberrecht
as a single word, describes the most extensive
What for can the symbol be used?
To mark his own works, whose author you
are! So if one
has the right to a work on the protection of its own intellectual
ideal and material aspects.
Or for Urheberrecht protected
works if you use or marketed them as exploiters.
Who may use the symbol copyright?
Each author of a work may own, use the
symbol to identify
his works, if he has registered with Licensor!
Or, if you are authorized by
the Urheberrecht owner of a work to it.
Who is the
The license to use
is granted by the Cybertrix
does the use of ?
of an International Urheberrecht Directory (directory of intellectual
Your work is
to be assigned unambiguously identified
and its author
Also, if your name,
company name, address, agent or utilization route changes .
A query about the "whois"
button leads interested and author or
copyright holder immediately together.
Whether and how a work
is available or usable,
everyone Identifies it immediately by the
Do I need as
license to install the on any work?
attachment of the sign is to facilitate
the use of Urheberrecht protected works,
but is not mandatory.
Where should the be attached to my work?
Since there are no
binding requirements! It may be
visible on the work! However, it can also be integrated as a watermark
photo or simply be added as a text beside.
Of course it is for easier assignment,
potential users, or to the economic recovery if the is
directly connected with the work, or it is directly apparent relation.
I need to specify the
license number next to the ?
It is recommended to assign the work accurately and to
make its use possible
for third parties recognizable.
Urheberrecht protected / use allowedby third parties
Urheberrecht protected / no use allowed by third parties
Urheberrecht protected / free private non commercial use
Urheberrecht protected / free private and commercial use
is the license number
is composed exactly?
nation consecutive registration
Day / month / year
1. work of the day
which country can I use the symbol?
all countries of the European Union ...
in national Language
2) ... as
countries where no other rights and laws are violated.
In these countries,
other symbols may come to be used, on
its introduction, the parties will be informed by the licensor. In
countries, the work can also be provided with an indication
connection with the license
Does it cost
anything to use the symbol?
you want to characterize his work and only his contact information
potential buyers, users and recyclers can contact the author, can use
symbol after the registration with a license unlimited and free of
Yes ! If
you want to use or sell your works economically, but do not want to
publish your contact details unchecked, with a
Service you can let send
you contact informations to an interested party or can send the contact
informations of the interested
submit directly to you. The licensee may, however, then specify as
destination address of the requests also an agency collecting society
rights holders, with which there is a contractual relationship.
do I find a pattern of the Symbol?
save and then open copy
Will the marked works be registered or
entered in a
Yes, it is the aim to facilitate the contact between authors and prvat
commercial users and internationally to create a documentation database
Does the entry
in the Urheberrecht Author Database or the Work-Database
already represents a
No! In order
to secure his rights, every author should select the
creation of a work, the
and date of publication, and the
corresponding documentation, wisely
and carefully plan
the notarization of a work at a
certain time, a Urheberrecht proof?
some companies are looking to give
there ways to prove authorship?
This is not only
dependent on the nature of the work, but also on the nature and the date of
publication and documentation. There are also discrete and individual above