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By gkraus
#42

There are two ways to protect your script, you can register it through Library of Congress Copyright office or the Writers Guild of America (WGA). If you want to legally protect your work, don’t rely on the “poorman’s copyright” by sending it to yourself in the mail.
There are some differences between registering with the WGA versus registering at the Library of Congress. Both processes are similar, you fill out some paperwork, submit a copy of the screenplay and you pay a fee. However registering your work with the WGA is not the same as registering it with the Copyright Office. ...