Since almost all work nowadays is written (in some form) or at the very least documented in writing, this is some very good advice about protecting your intellectual property rights and your work.

What Creative People Need To Do To Protect Their Work

Careful where you sign–before you write off your rights to hard work.

With so many ways to share and publish online, it may seem virtually impossible to protect your work from being exploited.

But according to Robert C. Cumbow, an attorney for the Seattle-based law firm, Graham & Dunn PC, who works closely with creative professionals, there are a few simple measures you can take and details you should know to make sure you’re not being exploited…