minstrel: Copyright Mundane Law as of 1997

Jess McKinnon sidhe at capescott.net
Tue Jun 24 08:16:23 PDT 1997


dd wrote:

> Another trick used is sometimes called the "poor man's copyright'.
> Seal
> your work well inside of an envelope and mail it to yourself. DONT
> open it
> when you get it but store the whole envelope with its postage mark as
> proof
> that the work was in a complete form by such and such a day.

 If you do this, send it to yourself registered mail, then don't open
it. This will set a date of creation.

--
Jess McKinnon (sidhe at vogon.capescott.net)
SCA Name:Lord Kelson of Greyhouse
"If a man talks in a forest and no woman is there to hear him, is he
still wrong?"


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