PROPERTY RIGHTS ON THE MOON AND OTHER CELESTIAL BODIES

ABSTRACT:

In present time, the observations of researchers have said that the people are anxious towards the extension of property in outer space and concerned about the full usage of lands beyond the earth. To rule the activities in outer space, the United nations committee on the peaceful uses of the outer space (UNCOPUOS) has implement so many treaties such as Outer Space treaty, The Moon treaty, The Rescue treaty, etc., Where everyone has the same rights to access the resources and allows them to make claims of ownership of the property in space. In this article, we will discuss about the deals for the tangible property and not for the intellectual property.

Authored by: Aman Verma, Bharati Vidyapeeth University.