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Joshua Garber Copyright Lawyer for San Francisco, CA

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Seth Wiener Copyright Lawyer for San Francisco, CA

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Brad Bertoglio Copyright Lawyer for San Francisco, CA

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Usman Shaikh Copyright Lawyer for San Francisco, CA

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Liz Oliner Copyright Lawyer for San Francisco, CA

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Veronica Besmer Copyright Lawyer for San Francisco, CA

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Chris Harvey Copyright Lawyer for San Francisco, CA

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Lisa Primerano Copyright Lawyer for San Francisco, CA

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Our San Francisco copyright attorneys & lawyers can help you register a copyright for your original work of authorship. This will ensure that you have documented proof of your copyright ownership. Because, if you don't file it, you can't sue if someone uses your work.

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There are three types of copyright: usage, full, and unique. Usage means the buyer gets to use the article one time, but the writer can use it again or resell it. Full rights will give the buyer all rights; they can even place their name on the article, saying they wrote it. Your copyright attorney can explain further details about the different kinds of copyright.

Copyright ©, the least expensive form of protection, means literally "the right to copy" an original creation. Original works of authorship include: Movies, drawings, books, works of art, music, textile and jewelry designs, photographs, lyrics, computer programs, paintings, architectural works, including blue prints and maps.

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