Compendium of U.S. Copyright Practices, 3rd Edition

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1509.3 (A) (3) Certain Limited Editions

1509.3 (A) (3) Certain Limited Editions

This Section discusses the deposit requirements for certain visual arts works that are published in a limited edition.

If an individual author owns the copyright in the work, the applicant may submit one complete copy of the best edition, or in alternative, the applicant may submit identifying material, provided that one of the following conditions has been met:

• Less than five copies of the work have been published; or

• The work has been published and sold or offered for sale in a limited edition consisting of no more than 300 numbered copies.

37 C.F.R. § 202.20 (C) (2)(iv). For information concerning the requirements for identifying material, see Section 1509.3 (C).

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