IV- COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION IN EGYPT :
The Copyright Law No. 29 for
1994, allows for copyrightable work
in general and computer
software in particular .
Original works of
literature, art and science, regardless of type,
importance or purpose,art
expressed in writing, sound, drawings,
photography are protected,
these works are protected for the
lifetime of the author
plus 50 years following his/her death.
The Cultural Affairs'
Supreme Council at the Ministry of Culture,
reserves the right to
allow publication of the work of art for
educational, cultural or scientific use
under certain conditions.
Requirements for Filing a copyrught Application:
1. A legalized power of attorney up to the Egyptian Consulate.
certificate indicating the registration of the
work of art in any
other country and the
registration data, if any.
3. An original and two copies of the work of art.