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POA

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MEMBER OF BERNE CONVENTION
Yes
REGISTRATION
Possible for nationals and foreigners
DURATION
Duration covers the full span of the artist’s life
WORKS PROTECTED
Written scientific, literary, and artistic works; Works included in the arts of drawing, painting, carving, sculpture or architecture; Works delivered verbally, such as speeches, lectures, preachments, and the like; Dramatic works and musical plays; Music, whether accompanied by words or not; Photographic and movie works; Maps, geographical drawings, and sketches; Model works in which ever form of art it appears; Works prepared for broadcasting by radio or television; Works related to applied arts, and in general, every work in which expression is made in writing, sound, drawing modeling, movement, and the like
LIMITATIONS ON PROTECTIONS
Compiled words, which include works other than those of the compiler, such as poetry, prose and music anthologies, as well as other compiled works, without prejudice to the rights of the original authors; Every book whose author's rights have become public property; Collected official documents, such as the texts of governmental and political announcements; Texts of laws, decrees, regulations; court decisions, and all official documents; Works which are not fit to be the subject of the right of an author, such as works that contain anthologies from tradition or folklore, or whose author is unknown
PENALTIES
Penalties include payment of fines not less than 10,000 Riyals (around 50 US Dollars), as well as legal prosecution resulting in a maximum of 6-month imprisonment terms