Records of computer programs, commonly referred to as “software” with the INPI, must be guaranteed the legal rights guaranteed by the current legislation, protected by Laws 9,609 / 98 and 9,610 / 98.
In order to guarantee the exclusivity in the production, use and commercialization of a Computer Program, the interested party must prove the authorship of the same, being, therefore, of great importance the Registration at the INPI.
The term of validity of the rights is 50 years from the 1st of January of the year following that of the “Creation Date” of the Program, guaranteeing the absolute secrecy of the parts of the Program brought to the Registry at the INPI.
Software development and design is an expanding billion dollar market all over the planet, with a curiosity in our country:
Although large corporations concentrate much of the revenue, there are more than 70 thousand companies in Brazil, according to IBGE data.
And what are you waiting for to register yours?
Law No. 9,609, dated 2.19.98 – Provides for the protection of computer program intellectual property, its commercialization in the country, and also other measures.
Apply for internationally valid computer program registration.