Moral Right

From PD20: Moral Rights theories focus on rights and freedoms that people have: is the person respecting the rights and freedoms of other people? In Canada, our rights are enshrined in the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

Moral Rights from PD10

Moral rights refer to the rights of creators to protect the integrity and reputations of their works and by extension, protect their personal reputations.

Moral Rights has nothing to do with morality.

Copyright vs. Moral Rights

Copyrights refer to a creator’s commercial rights, whereas moral rights refer to a creator’s personal and reputational rights.