Learn about intellectual property (IP) rights (copyrights, trademarks & patents). Protect your rights and protect others' rights. You wouldn't want anyone to infringe on your intellectual property rights , make every effort not to infringe on others.
Here's my go-to list of resources.
Engage Your Creativity: guides to copyright basics, copyright registration & fees, what's not protected, what is protected, Fair Use, Public Domain, and more.
Register Your Work: registration portal, tutorials, FAQs, and more
Types of Work:
Literary Works (Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Articles, Periodicals)
Performing Arts (Music, Lyrics, Sound Recordings, Scripts, Stage Plays)
Visual Arts (Artwork, Illustrations, Jewelry, Fabric, Architecture)
Other Digital Content (Computer Programs, Databases, Blogs, Websites)
Motion Pictures (Movies, TV Shows, Video Games, Animation, Videos)
Photographs (News Photos, Selfies, Wedding Photos, Family Photos)
by University of Texas Libraries
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Shawndra Holmberg and HYH can't provide legal guidance on copyrights, but Kathleen Kuznicki, Esq, Patent Attorney can. Shawndra helps writers write, authors publish, and introverts market.
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