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Back to top summary of the dispute to date the summary below was up-to-date at consultations complaint by the european communities and their member states. United states patent and trademark office - an agency of the department of commerce. The term “public domain” refers to creative materials that are not protected by intellectual property laws such as copyright, trademark, or patent laws the. Why does the united states have copyright laws although the official purpose of us copyright law is to “stimulate artistic creativity for the general public good. Coming soon — if there is interest: there are plans that this page will have checkboxes which will allow you to specify a group of sections of title 17 (eg. The copyright office, library of congress publishes records of copyright registration in the united states united states copyright office is extending.
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