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Includes information on how to maintain intellectual property rights over recordings and problems with piracy and illegal copying.

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Your rights about recordings. The rules about piracy and illegal copying.

2 What copyright exceptions apply to the use of sound recordings?

Explains when you can use sound recordings in public without needing a copyright licence.
Provided by UK Patent Office
1 What is Copyright?

What is copyright and what work does it protect? How to mark your copyright work to warn others against using it.
Provided by UK Patent Office
3 Advice for musicians - FAQ's

Answers frequently asked questions about your rights as a musician, including information about copyright, the law about using samples or doing cover versions, and your rights when you play at gigs.
Provided by Musicians' Union

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