How to protect the rights of the author of a work in Spain, what is the Intellectual Property Registry, etc.
Spain has implemented the Community Directive guidelines and also ratified the main International Conventions regarding Intellectual Property rights.Therefore, non-Spanish nationals are allowed to protect their rights in Spain. Intellectual property rights serve to protect your inventions, your business name, your creativity and your inventiveness. Intellectual property comprises two main branches: industrial property and copyright. Read an overview of Spanish IP Law.