Q: Can I file a copyright for already published artwork (cartoons specifically)?
My husband is an illustrator (mainly cartoons). He draws a couple new ones every week, which are released at the same time. Is it possible to file a copyright for all of his already published works? They are all of the same character, from the same line.
It can be a tricky question.
In essence you can register a collection of non published creations.
If it is already published, then it has to be individually.
It may depend on the context.
You should consult with an attorney and explore your options.
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