Intellectual Property Rights Office for Samoa
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This page provides information about the administration of intellectual property in Samoa. Intellectual property covers copyright and industrial property, including patents, designs, and trademarks.
Copyright can be claimed over any original creative work which is recorded in some way – be that through it being written down, recorded on an audio or audio-visual device, saved to a computer, or any other means.
The rules governing copyright are determined by a variety of international treaties, the most important of which is the Berne Convention.
Berne Convention Status of Samoa
Samoa is part of the Berne Convention. Work created in Samoa is eligible for registration through the Intellectual Property Rights Office's Copyright Registration Service.
|Instrument:||Accession: April 21, 2006|
|In Force:||July 21, 2006|
Online Copyright Registration Options in Samoa
(Effective in Samoa and all other Berne Convention countries)
|Cost of International Registration:||USD $60|