It is a kind of intellectual property protection given by the laws of the United States.
Copyright protection is there for original works of authors that are in a tangible form, it can be published or unpublished. The kinds of work that can be protected by copyright laws include:
• Literary works
• Live performances
The main goal of copyright law is to safeguard the time, endeavors, and creativity of the work’s creator.
The Copyright Act gives the copyright owner certain exclusive rights, including Reproduce the work:
• Prepare other works based on the original work.
• Sell/Distribute copies of the work by sale, lease, or transfer of ownership
• Perform the work in front of people
• Showcase the work publicly