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I am an international in America. I wish to copyright my material. What is the safest site to do it on?

Lawyer's Assistant: What written documentation do you have?

It is music

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a local attorney? Has anything been filed in court?

And I would also like to ask questions about copyright infringement

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Thank you for your question.

To register a copyrights, click here then click performing arts for links that you can use to register it on line.

Information about infringement is posted here.

Please let me know if you need additional information.

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