Copyright Law


Rudman Winchell’s attorneys offer our clients a wide range of copyright law services, including evaluation of copyright ownership and related rights, preparation and filing of applications for registration, assignments and licensing services, work-for-hire contracts, and infringement prosecution and defense. Rudman Winchell’s copyright law attorneys assist our clients in protecting and managing valuable copyrights in literary and visual works, film, photographs, computer software, and other creative works. The experienced copyright law attorneys at Rudman Winchell are available to assist you if:

  • you have created a website or written a book or recorded a song or made a movie or created a new T-shirt design or taken a photograph or made a painting or prepared any other creative work, and
  • the work you have created is more than just a title or a name or a slogan or an idea, and
  • the work you have created is written down or printed out or recorded on a CD or DVD or stored on a computer, and
  • there is some concern about who owns the work, or who can use it, or who can sell it.

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Representative Services

  • Analysis of authorship and ownership rights in copyrighted works
  • Analysis of infringement claims
  • Assignment agreements
  • Cease and desist letters and responses
  • Copyright infringement litigation
  • Copyright law research
  • International copyright protection
  • Licensing agreements
  • Preparation and filing of applications for registration of copyrights
  • Public domain analysis
  • Work-for-hire agreements

Copyright Law Attorneys

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We invite you to contact Rudman Winchell to consult with our qualified copyright attorney. Contact us by filling out this form or call us at 207.947.4501 to set up an appointment.