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I have written 6 different instruction to be placed with a

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I have written 6 different instruction to be placed with a product I have designed. Legal Zoom is in the process of processing my Trade Mark on the Stay Safe Resource unit.
My question is how do I protect the written instructions?
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N Cal Atty
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Thank you for your question.

The usual way to protect written materials is to register your copyright on them, which you now do on line, see instructions posted at http://www.copyright.gov/eco/eco-tutorial-standard.pdf

The instructions that you wrote are considered a literary work.

I hope this information is helpful.

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