36 – DIY Copyrighting Your Intellectual Property

Unsure of how to protect your intellectual property? Here’s a DIY plus some tips on how not to screw it up! https://rachelbrenke.com/epi36

Copyright process

*Copyright.gov

*Fill out application

*Do within 90 days of publication

*Batch process

 

Things NOT to do

*post in a FB group

*send a quick take down without taking evidence

*send a letter lambasting them

*post on social media lambasting them

 

Things TO do

*Screen shot everything

*Dig around

*Do a reverse image or word search (google alerts)

*Contact an intellectual property lawyer for an initial assessment  (doesn’t have to be local)

 

Inquire here for Intellectual Property help > Connors & Brenke