Function and Role of the Liberia Copyright Office

  • Protect and promote the works of Literary and Artistic Artists through the Copyright laws of Liberia in collaboration with conventions, protocols and treaties relative to intellectual property rights protection to which Liberia is signatory;
  • Assure that they generate just royalties from the sale of their works including and not limited to books, novels, music, broadcasting activities , drawings, craftworks, etc.;
  • Assure in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance (MOF), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, (MOCI) and Ministry of Justice (MOJ) that Government benefits from revenue deducted from the sale of literary and artistic works;
  • Encourage quality control and fair competition in the sale of copyright products and services.

  Ernest Bruce
  Cell: (+231) 886 876 051