We support the creativity of artists and their works in all forms. Federis Law Firm is the proud Counsel of Georcelle Dapat-Sy, the most sought-after choreographer in the Philippines today, having created some of the most riveting dance choreographies performed by popular singers and actresses in sold-out concerts in the country.
Ms. Dapat-Sy is the first to record copyright for choreographic works at the IPOPHL. Copyright law recognizes choreographic works as protected intellectual creations under Sec. 172.1(e) of the IP Code. Ms. Dapat-Sy runs a successful dance studio, inspiring hundreds of young artists to follow their passion for dancing. Her decision to deposit for recordation many of her new choreographies is a personal statement that just like any other works, the creations of dancers must be recognized and protected under the copyright laws.