GENERAL INFORMATION TO KNOW

Copyright registration Is not mandatory, but available for any copyright object
Applicants Individuals and legal entities
Examination Only formal
Protection term Lifetime of the author plus 70 years following the author’s death
Member of Berne Convention
POA Hard copy of the notarized POA is required. No legalization is needed
 
Patent Attorney Required for non-resident applicants/holders
 
Customs Copyright objects may not be entered into the Customs Register
 
Language Kazakh or Russian