If you are starting a business, you should consider types of intellectual property (IP) protection for your brand and products. Consider whether you may need a trademark, copyright, or patent. Each of these serves different functions: a trademark protects a logo or name, patents protect inventions and novel ideas, while copyrights protect original works of authorship such as songs and books.
Check out my blog post on copyrights to consider whether you may need to submit an application to protect your original works of authorship.
Cost: $250 for legal fee per copyright application. The application is $55.