You can do the steps in any order you wish, but they must all be completed unless marked optional. Explanation of some of the options is given below.
Your thesis or dissertation is already copyrighted by you whether you register it or not. You can have your copyright registered with the U. This gives you the right to sue over copyright infringements and some other benefits. Advantages of registering Disadvantages of registering You can sue for damages if someone steals your writing.
Without registration, you can sue for the actual amount you are out due to the infringment and you can't sue for attorneys' fees. With registration you can sue for statutory and actual damages as well as for attorneys' fees. It costs money to register. Delays may last for 6 months, 1, 2, or 3 years. Delays of less than 3 years may be extended up to 3 years. Date of the delay beginning begins the day after the graduation ceremony of the semester in which the thesis or dissertation was deposited.
Request a delay in writing to the Dean of the Graduate School. Include a justification for the delay. Request may come from the student, the Committee Chair who supervised the student's thesis or dissertation, or the Assistant Vice President for Technology Transfer and Commercialization. Delays apply to the abstract of the work as well as the thesis or dissertation.
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