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I have an idea quilt pattern. Is there a way to protect my

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I have an idea for a quilt pattern. Is there a way for me to protect my idea from copies?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Intellectual Property Law
Expert:  Roger replied 10 months ago.

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For a work to be copyrighted, it must be significantly original, unique and distinctive. If your quilt design is copyrighted, then you can claim a common law copyright or you can register it with the US Copyright Office. Here's a good link you can read: http://www.tabberone.com/Trademarks/CopyrightLaw/Quilting/Quilting.shtml

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