1212.5 Space 5: Derivation of Ownership
Space 5 provides three boxes, “a ( ),” and “b ( ),” and “c ( ).” This space should be completed as follows, depending on the ownership status of the applicant:
• The applicant should check box “a” if the owner is the employer of a person who created the mask work within the scope of his or her employment.
• The applicant should check box “b” if the owner acquired the rights by transfer from the creator, employer or legal representative.
• The applicant should check box “c” if the owner is the legal representative of the deceased or legally incapacitated creator.