Copyright denoted by symbol © is used to secure intellectual property or creativity. As the word suggests by itself, the right to copy the original product/service or creation remains with the creator. The creator may give authorization to others and only they can recreate the product or service.
Copyright is registered with the Registrar of the copyrights at the Copyright Office under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
Copyright is important to protect creators’ work and has the legal right to take action against infringement if any.