Originally Posted by altworld
In an effort to stop a little misinformation, the moment you create the work you own the Copyright of it. One way of showing a date of copyright is to mail the work to yourself, however it hasn't been shown if that is a way of protecting your work in a court of law.
No, that's not a way of "showing" anything. Didn't you look at the link to the US Copyright Office that Apk provided in the post immediately above yours?