All you have to do for a CopyRight is put a copyright notice in the code. Registering is typically reserved for Trademarks and such. There's nothing saying that you can't make money off your product as an individual... I just wouldn't spend any of it until I got a lawyer and an accountant, after which there probably won't be much left anyway . Good luck whatever you do. ------------------ I'm a soldier in the NetScape Wars... Joel
Wait a minute, I'm trying to think of something clever to say...<p>Joel
Although I'm no lawyer I understand that if you were to cut it onto a CDROM, seal it in an envelope & snailmail it to yourself. Then if someone claims copywrite for your code then the CD in the envelope is admissible in a court of law as evidence.. it's probably googling for further info.
permaculture is giving a gift to your future self. After reading this tiny ad: