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Copyright Trade-name/Trademark

last updated 9/17/2003

Disclaimer
The material in this information packet is for educational purposes only and not to e construed as legal ad!ice a out "hat you should or should not do# The information herein is to assist you in performing your o"n due diligence efore implementing any strategy# $y using this material% you are agreeing that no particular result is guaranteed or implied#

The Copyright The po"er of the Copyright &otice is the common la"' un"ritten% ancient% and immuta le# The Copyright &otice forms the asis of your a ility to enforce o"nership rights o!er all property associated "ith% and registered in the T()D* &)+* of your stra" man# ,or this reason% it is !ital that you formally esta lish your claim of right of o"nership of property under the common la" on the pu lic record# -deally% you "ould file your Copyright &otice at the county clerk/recorder.s office/ ut% this office% like all go!ernment offices% has een set up not for the purpose of enhancing the 0uality of life for the little guy% ut for functioning as an integral cog in $ig $rother.s property- and "ealth-confiscation machinery# The common la" is ali!e and "ell and underlies all intercourse amongst all )mericans% and all la" forms as "ell% including the 1niform Commercial Code% ut the criminal rilliance of the Chosen +asters in the legal% commercial and financial arenas has completely o literated people.s a"areness of it# The common-la" copyright of the name has een constructed so as to align perfectly "ith the agreed-upon tenets of the 1CC% there y augmenting your common-la" right to re0uire and o tain 2ust compensation for the unauthori3ed use of your pri!ate property# The thoroughness of the Copyright &otice in spelling out the minute details of the terms of doing usiness "ith you demonstrates sincerity and 4full disclosure4 on your part - ecause the intention is to follo" through e5actly as stated in the Copyright &otice and do "hat you say you "ill do if someone chooses to do usiness "ith you# )ll names constitute property/ nothing more% nothing less# 6ur pu lic school system has not taught us "ell# 7e ha!e een schooled to identify "ith the name and to elie!e that "e are our o"n name# ) name is a useful communication tool for getting someone.s attention% ut response is !oluntary 8and this is "hat so!ereignty is all a out9# 7hen $ig $rother.s operati!es ask you for your name% they are asking you to turn o!er your pri!ate property% they are asking for you to !oluntarily surrender control of your pri!ate property so they can use the name you gi!e them to create an account and lodge a charge in it - the pri!ate property that you !oluntarily gi!e them# -f they do not get a name% guess "hat: There is no account and there is no charge# 6n the other side of the coin% "hen someone takes your property "ithout authori3ation 8i#e#% "ithout you !oluntarily gi!ing it to them9 and uses it for financial gain% you ha!e an innate right 8the nature of common la"9 to charge them for it# The 1CC is e5pressly designed y attorneys to facilitate this undertaking 8you 2ust "eren.t supposed to find out a out it9# )ll you need is the perpetrator.s name 8and address9 and the 1CC to enforce your common-la" property rights# ;o"e!er% keep in mind not to threaten to use the po"er of your copyright unless you plan to follo" through# *mpty threats are 2ust that' empty# <ust like the parent "ho says they "ill punish a child if they do =that> again% and doesn?t follo" through/ the child "ill simply continue to do =that> o!er and o!er again#

Some conventions used in this document: Throughout this file% you "ill see information presented in t"o different fonts and colors# -nstruction pages "ill use the )rial 8san serif/"ithout cur!es9 font and na!y lue as the color 8this page uses this font and color9# The information on the instruction pages "ill e educational in nature and% most of the time% "ill contain instructions to follo" or tasks to perform# -nstructions "ill generally not e mi5ed "ith the document pages/ ut% if it is necessary to mi5 them% the font and te5t color con!entions "ill e follo"ed# @o% if there are instructions im edded in a document page or highlighted te5t% you "ill need to delete the instructions and remo!e the highlighting efore printing the final !ersion of the document page# Document 8contacts% affida!its% etc9 pages use Times Roman (serif/with curves) font and in black ink# Aou "ill customi3e the document pages and then do something "ith them% such as mail or record them# Blease =Brint Bre!ie"> your documents efore you print them# This is especially important if you ha!e su stantial personal information you ha!e added to a document% such as many other names# )lso% some printers "ill not let you print closer to the margin than #CC inches# ,eel free to ad2ust the margins if your printer "ill not accommodate the current spacing# The Copyright Process: The purpose of this file is to create a set of documents to aid you in the copyright process# This process "ill aid you in taking ack control of your stra" man y gi!ing you o"nership of the "ords in your name# This process is currently roken do"n into a num er of su -steps# 7ithin this file% the eginning of each step "ill start "ith instructions and/or educational material for that su -step# The su -step "ill e identified "ith large bold red te5t#

Copyright Trade-name/Trademark
This step creates the copyright/trademark# These documents must e created efore you mo!e on to step 2% "hich is "here you file a 1CC-1# The documents created in this step are the foundations for filing the 1CC-1#

a. Replace tags with your data


The copyright documents contain a num er of !aria les 8called =tags>9 that act as place holders for your personal data# The ta le elo" sho"s a list of all of these tags# The first column e5plains "hat the data should e% the second is the strings that "ill e replaced 8the tag9# Aou "ill e replacing all of the tags for the entire redemption process as you follo" the steps elo"# The last column is a sample of "hat the data might look like in place of the tag# $efore you egin your customi3ing "ork% sa!e a copy of this file now under a different file name# 1se the =Save as> option under the =File> menu/ i#e#% you might insert your last name and the date "hen the file "as created some"here in the file name% e#g# @mith-Copyright2003-07-21#doc# Aou "ill use the =Replace> facility in +@ 7ord to search for and replace each of the strings in the =(eplacement @tring> column sho"n elo"# The = Replace> menu item can e found under the =Edit> menu# 7hen you select =Replace> a dialog o5 "ill open that contains a line la eled =Find what'> "here you "ill enter the string you "ant to replace# The dialog o5 also contains a =Replace with'> line "here you "ill enter the correct data#

,or e5ample% if you "ant to replace the =DssnE> tag% you "ould enter =DssnE> in the = Find what'> line and type your @@& on the =Replace with'> line# Then% you "ould click the =Replace All> utton# (epeat this process for each tag in the list# To make sure that you ha!e not missed any tags% scroll to the top of this file and perform a search operation for =D># The =Find> menu item is under the =Edit> menu# -f you aren?t a le to locate any tags% then you ha!e successfully replaced all tags# 6nce this is done% sa!e the file again under the ne" name to make sure you don?t lose all your "ork# escription
True &ame - your current full legal name "ith upper F lo"er case letters Aour stra" man name "hich is your full name in all capital letters Aour first name in upper F lo"er case Aour last name in upper F lo"er case Aour initials in C)B-T)H H*TT*(@ ) num er that "ill e used to create a contract num er for you# 7e suggest using the date you prepared these documents in ++DDAA format# Contract Aear - the year that you are creating the documents# Aour mail address 8make sure it includes the state "here you reside9 Aour gender% =man> or ="oman> County "here you get your documents notari3ed

Replacement string
Dtrue-nameE Dstra"manE Dfirst-nameE Dlast-nameE DinitialsE Dcontract-numE

Sample data
<ohn Guincy Bu lic <6;& G1-&CA B1$H-C <ohn Bu lic <GB 0I1103

Dcontract-yrE Dmail-streetE Dmail-cityE% Dres-stateE DJ-BE DgenderE DcountyE

2003 100 +aple )!e# -r!ing% Te5as K7L133M man Dallas

b. Customi!e the Copyright Trade-name/Trademark Contract


Aou "ill no" perform some additional customi3ation of the copyright# The copyright found on the ne5t page is a copyright contract et"een you and your stra" man# This is a pri!ate document that you are to keep as part of your pri!ate records# Aello" highlighting indicates you must customi3e specific te5t "ithin a document efore printing# The copyright contains yello" highlighted te5t "hich says% =insert all spelling !ariations of your name#> (eplace the highlighted te5t "ith all the !ariations of your name# -f you are a "oman% you may "ish to include all the !ariations of your maiden name and your married name# -f you ha!e een married multiple times% you may "ish to include those as "ell# -t may only e necessary to include your prior married names if you are concerned that they may still e in use currently# $elo" is a list of the !ariations of a sample name% <ohn Guincy Bu lic% to gi!e you an idea of "hat !ariations you should include#
<6;& G1-&CA B1$H-C <6;& G# B1$H-C <6;& G B1$H-C <6;& B1$H-C <# G# B1$H-C < G B1$H-C B1$H-C% <6;& G1-&CA B1$H-C% <6;& G# B1$H-C% <6;& G 2ohn 0uincy pu lic <ohn G# Bu lic <ohn G Bu lic <ohn Bu lic <# G# Bu lic < G Bu lic Bu lic% <ohn Guincy Bu lic% <ohn G# Bu lic% <ohn G

&otice that the list does not include the true name% i#e# <ohn Guincy Bu lic# This is ecause your true name can?t e trademarked# Don?t "orry a out trying to get e!ery concei!a le !ariation that might e used ecause the documents say =including any and all deri!ations and !ariations in the spelling># -t is prefera le that the copyright document print out on only t"o pages# Aou may need to ad2ust the =Page Format> on the =File> utton to decrease the side margins to accommodate all the names you list as )N)?s# $e a"are that generations of a name% such as =<r#> and =--->% are not really part of the stra" man name unless it is listed on your irth certificate# -f that is the case% it al"ays follo"s the surname# )lso note that some dates sho" the a re!iation =)#D>% "hich indicates the (oman calendar commencing "ith the irth of <esus# -f you are not Christian% you may delete this reference# -f you are <e"ish% you may "ish to change this reference to C#*# or =Common *ra?# 7hen you sign the documents% the stra" man?s initials and signature are al"ays on the left and are al"ays printed in all capital letters ecause the stra" man has no hands# The creditor has hands and can use crusi!e or script/ his/her initials and signature are al"ays on the right ecause the creditor is al"ays right# *5ample @T( @T()7+)& &)+* STR Strawman Name

Copyright Trade-name/Trademark Contract


Contract No. <Initials> <contract num> CR !ll ri"hts reserved re common law co#$ri"ht of trade name/trademark <%trawman>& ' includin" an$ and all derivatives and variations in the s#ellin"( i.e. insert all s#ellin" variations of name (married and birth) here ' Common )aw Co#$ri"ht & <contract $r> b$ <true name>. %aid common law trade name/trademark( <%trawman>&( ma$ neither be used nor re#roduced( neither in whole nor in #art( in an$ manner whatsoever( without the #rior( e*#ress( written consent and acknowled"ement of <true name> as si"nified b$ the red ink si"nature of <true name>( hereinafter +%ecured ,art$-. With the intent of being contractually bound( an$ .uristic #erson( as well as the a"ent thereof( consents and a"rees b$ this Notice that neither said .uristic #erson nor a"ent thereof shall dis#la$( nor otherwise use in an$ manner( the common law trade name/trademark <%trawman>&( nor the common law co#$ri"ht described herein( nor an$ derivative of( or an$ variation in the s#ellin" thereof without the #rior( e*#ress( written consent and acknowled"ment of %ecured ,art$( as si"nified b$ %ecured ,art$/s si"nature in red ink. %ecured ,art$ neither "rants( nor im#lies( nor otherwise "ives consent for an$ unauthori0ed use of <%trawman>&( and all such unauthori0ed use is strictl$ #rohibited. Self-executing Contract/Security Agreement in Event of Unauthori ed U!e 1 2$ this Notice( both the .uristic #erson and the a"ent thereof( hereinafter .ointl$ and severall$ +3ser-( consent and a"ree that an$ use of <%trawman>&( other than authori0ed use as set forth herein( constitutes unauthori0ed use and counterfeitin" of %ecured ,art$/s common law co#$ri"hted #ro#ert$( contractuall$ binds 3ser and renders this Notice a %ecurit$ !"reement wherein 3ser is 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$( and si"nifies that 3ser1 "#$ "rants %ecured ,art$ a securit$ interest in all of 3ser/s assets( land and #ersonal #ro#ert$( and all of 3ser/s interest in assets( land and #ersonal #ro#ert$( in the sum certain amount of 5677(777.77 #er each occurrence of use of the common law co#$ri"hted trade name/trademark <%trawman>&( as well as for each and ever$ occurrence of use of an$ and all derivatives of and variations in the s#ellin" of <%trawman>&( #lus costs( #lus tri#le dama"es8 "%$ authenticates this %ecurit$ !"reement wherein 3ser is 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$( and wherein 3ser #led"es all of 3ser/s assets( land( consumer "oods( farm #roducts( inventor$( e9ui#ment( mone$( investment #ro#ert$( commercial tort claims( letters of credit( letter of credit ri"hts( chattel #a#er( instruments( de#osit accounts( accounts( documents( "eneral intan"ibles( and all 3ser/s interest in all such fore"oin" #ro#ert$( now owned and hereafter ac9uired( now e*istin" and hereafter arisin"( wherever located( as collateral for securin" 3ser/s contractual obli"ation in favor of %ecured ,art$ for 3ser/s unauthori0ed use of %ecured ,art$/s common law co#$ri"hted #ro#ert$8 "&$ consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of a 3CC :inancin" %tatement in the 3CC filin" office( as well as in an$ count$ recorder/s office( wherein 3ser is a 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$8 "'$ consents and a"rees that said 3CC :inancin" %tatement described in #ara"ra#h +(;)- is a continuin" financin" statement( and further consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of an$ continuation statement necessar$ for maintainin" %ecured ,art$/s #erfected securit$ interest in all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$ #led"ed as collateral in this %ecurit$ !"reement and described in #ara"ra#h +(<)- until 3ser/s contractual obli"ation theretofore incurred has been full$ satisfied8 "($ consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of an$ 3CC :inancin" %tatement( as described in #ara"ra#hs +(;)- and +(=)-( as well as the filin" of an$ %ecurit$ !"reement( as described in #ara"ra#h +(<)-( in the 3CC filin" office( as well as in an$ count$ recorder/s office8 ")$ consents and a"rees that an$ and all such filin"s described in #ara"ra#hs *(=)+ and +(6)- are not( and ma$ not be considered( bo"us and that 3ser will not claim that an$ such filin" is bo"us8 ",$ waives all defenses8 and "-$ a##oints %ecured ,art$ as !uthori0ed Re#resentative for 3ser( effective u#on 3ser/s default re 3ser/s contractual obli"ations in favor of %ecured ,art$ as set forth in +,a$ment Terms- and +4efault Terms-( "rantin" %ecured ,art$ full authori0ation and #ower for en"a"in" in an$ and all actions on behalf of 3ser includin"( but not limited to( authentication of a record on behalf of 3ser as %ecured ,art$( at %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion( and as %ecured ,art$ deems a##ro#riate( and 3ser further consents and a"rees that this a##ointment of %ecured ,art$ as !uthori0ed Re#resentative for 3ser( effective u#on 3ser/s default( is irrevocable and cou#led with a securit$ interest. 4ebtor Initials >>>>>
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U!er further con!ent! and agree! .ith all of the follo.ing additional term! of Self-executing Contract/Security Agreement in Event of Unauthori ed U!e 1 ,a$ment Terms1 In accordance with fees for unauthori0ed use of <%trawman>& as set forth herein( 3ser hereb$ consents and a"rees that 3ser shall #a$ %ecured ,art$ all unauthori0ed use fees in full within ten (?7) da$s of the date 3ser is sent %ecured ,art$/s invoice( hereinafter +Invoice-( itemi0in" said fees. 4efault Terms1 In event of non #a$ment in full of all unauthori0ed use fees b$ 3ser within ten (?7) da$s of date Invoice is sent( 3ser shall be deemed in default and1 (a) all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and #ro#ert$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(<)- immediatel$ becomes( i.e. is( #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$8 (b) %ecured ,art$ is a##ointed 3ser/s !uthori0ed Re#resentative as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(@)-8 and (c) 3ser consents and a"rees that %ecured ,art$ ma$ take #ossession of( as well as otherwise dis#ose of in an$ manner whatsoever at %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion includin"( but not limited to( sale at auction( at an$ time followin" 3ser/s default and without further notice an$ and all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and interest( described in #ara"ra#h +(<)formerl$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser( now #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$( in res#ect of this +%elf e*ecutin" Contract/%ecurit$ !"reement in Avent of 3nauthori0ed 3se-( that %ecured ,art$( in %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion( deems a##ro#riate. Terms for Curin" 4efault1 3#on event of default( irres#ective of an$ and all of 3ser/s former #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$( described in #ara"ra#h +(<)-( in the #ossession of( as well as dis#osed of b$( %ecured ,art$( as authori0ed b$ +4efault Terms-( 3ser ma$ cure 3ser/s default onl$ re the remainder of 3ser/s said former #ro#ert$ and interest( formerl$ #led"ed as collateral that is neither in the #ossession of nor otherwise dis#osed of b$ %ecured ,art$ within twent$ (<7) da$s of date of 3ser/s default onl$ b$ #a$ment in full. Terms of %trict :oreclosure1 3ser/s non #a$ment in full of all unauthori0ed use fees itemi0ed in Invoice within said twent$ (<7) da$ #eriod for curin" default as set forth in +Terms for Curin" 4efault- authori0es %ecured ,art$/s immediate non .udicial strict foreclosure on an$ and all remainin" former #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$( formerl$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser( now #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$( which is not in the #ossession of( nor otherwise dis#osed of b$( %ecured ,art$ u#on e*#iration of said twent$ (<7) da$ default curin" #eriod. Bwnershi# sub.ect to common law co#$ri"ht and 3CC :inancin" %tatement and %ecurit$ !"reement filed with the 3CC filin" office. Record Bwner <true name>( !uto"ra#h Common )aw Co#$ri"ht & <contract $r>. 3nauthori0ed use of +<true name>- incurs same unauthori0ed use fees as those associated with <%trawman>&( as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(?)- under +%elf e*ecutin" Contract/%ecurit$ !"reement in Avent of 3nauthori0ed 3se-.

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4ebtor/s %i"nature

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Creditor/s %i"nature

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:or the #ur#ose of verification onl$( on the >>> da$ of >>>>>>>>( <77>>( <true name> #ersonall$ a##eared before me and #roved to me on the basis of satisfactor$ evidence to be the #erson whose name is subscribed hereto and acknowled"ed to me that he/she e*ecuted the same. Ditness m$ hand and seal this >>> da$ of >>>>>>>>>>>( <77>>.
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c. Customi!e the "recordable# copyright a$$idavit


The copyright found on the ne5t page is in affida!it form and is designed to e recorded "ith the county recorder# The second paragraph of the copyright document contains yello" highlighted te5t that says =1CC O 1-207># @tates adopted the 1niform Commercial Code and codified it into their o"n statutes# @tates do not ha!e 1CC# -t is important you learn to find and understand the statutes in your state# -n order to complete the copyright documents properly% ecause your =res> is in a state% you must look up and insert the parallel statute for your =res> state and replace it# $y comparing the language of the 1CC section referenced% you can easily search your state statutes for the commercial section referencing the same la"# This can usually e done on the internet# http'//"""#la"#cornell#edu/uniform/ucc#html may ha!e a link to the 1CC statutes for you state# Aou must list your state statutes ecause 1CC is federal and is not utili3ed in the =res> state# The 1CC has een implemented in each state?s statutes# @o% for a reference to e legally !alid% you must sho" the statute in your state# ,or e5ample% in Te5as% the reference "ould say =Te5as $usiness and Commerce 1#207> or% in )ri3ona% the reference "ould say )ri3ona (e!ised @tatutes I7-1207# $y comparing the language as sho"n elo"% you can see they are asically identical# 1CC O 1-207# Berformance or )cceptance 1nder (eser!ation of (ights# 819 ) party "ho "ith e5plicit reser!ation of rights performs or promises performance or assents to performance in a manner demanded or offered y the other party does not there y pre2udice the rights reser!ed# @uch "ords as 4 without pre%udice4% 4under protest4 or the like are sufficient# 829 @u section 819 does not apply to an accord and satisfaction# )(@ I7-1207# Berformance or acceptance under reser!ation of rights
)# ) party "ho "ith e5plicit reser!ation of rights performs or promises performance or assents to performance in a manner demanded or offered y the other party does not there y pre2udice the rights reser!ed# @uch "ords as 4"ithout pre2udice4% 4under protest4 or the like are sufficient# $# @u section ) does not apply to an accord and satisfaction#

The third paragraph contains yello" highlighted te5t that says =Ddate you signed security copyrightE># (eplace this string "ith the date you e5ecuted the copyright contract in front of a notary# The copyright contains other yello" highlighted te5t for you to =insert all spellings !ariations of your name># (eplace this highlighted te5t "ith all the !ariations of your name# 1se the same name !ariations that you inserted into the Copyright Tradename/Trademark Contract# -t is easy to =copy> and =paste> the e5act !ariations you utili3ed efore# @ome additional yello" highlighted te5t has =man/"oman># Delete the phrase that does not apply to your gender and remo!e the yello" highlighting#

Counties ha!e !arying re0uirements as to the header% or lank space% re0uired to record documents# @ome re0uire a 2 inch header and others re0uire 3 inches of "hite space# Check "ith the county recorder?s office in the county "here you plan to record the affida!it to see "hat their re0uirements are# 7hate!er the re0uirements in that county% modify the document to accommodate "hat your county re0uires# )t present% the document is set up for a 3 inches# -f your county only re0uires 2 inches% you may change the header and ha!e fe"er pages to record# $e sure to delete the yello" highlighted te5t#

GRACBR4INE RAH3A%TA4 2I !N4 DJAN RACBR4A4 F!I) TB1 <first name> <last name> without #re.udice c/o <mail street> <mail cit$>( <res state> G<mail 0i#>K 01T2CE 34 /EC5A6AT210 and A772/A82T 17 C10SE9UE0CES 716 207620:E;E0T 17 C1<462:=T T6A/E-0A;E/T6A/E;A6> And !ame are accepted for value and exempt from levy? PLAIN STATEMENT OF FACT I de#ose and sa$ as follows1 I( <true name>( a natural <"ender> and com#etent witness( do state with the first hand knowled"e the facts herein and in the nature of unalienable ri"hts( claim( without #re.udice( a commercial unlimited #ossessor$ securit$ interest and common law ri"ht of( in and to m$ Co#$ri"ht(s)( Trademark(s) and Trade Name(s) listed below. %ee <3CC L? <7M>8 3nited %tates Codes ?6 3%C L??<6( and ?@ 3%C L;6M??. I am the %ecured ,art$ of the herein said Co#$ri"ht(s)( Trademark(s) or Trade Name(s)( as su##orted b$ a voluntar$ Co#$ri"ht Notice in m$ #ossession( dated <date $ou si"ned securit$ co#$ri"ht> !.4. Copyright 0otice1 !ll ri"hts reserved re common law co#$ri"ht of trade name/trademark <%trawman>& ' includin" an$ and all derivatives and variations in the s#ellin"( i.e. insert all s#ellin" variations of name (married and birth) here ' Common )aw Co#$ri"ht & <contract $r> b$ <true name>. %aid common law trade name/trademark( <%trawman>&( ma$ neither be used nor re#roduced( neither in whole nor in #art( in an$ manner whatsoever( without the #rior( e*#ress( written consent and acknowled"ement of <true name> as si"nified b$ the red ink si"nature of <true name>( hereinafter +%ecured ,art$-. With the intent of being contractually bound ( an$ .uristic #erson( as well as the a"ent thereof( consents and a"rees b$ this Notice that neither said .uristic #erson nor a"ent thereof shall dis#la$( nor otherwise use in an$ manner( the common law trade name/trademark <%trawman>&( nor the common law co#$ri"ht described herein( nor an$ derivative of( or an$ variation in the s#ellin" thereof without the #rior( e*#ress( written consent and acknowled"ment of %ecured ,art$( as si"nified b$ %ecured ,art$/s si"nature in red ink. %ecured ,art$ neither "rants( nor im#lies( nor otherwise "ives consent for an$ unauthori0ed use of <%trawman>&( and all such unauthori0ed use is strictl$ #rohibited. Self-executing Contract/Security Agreement in Event of Unauthori ed U!e 1 2$ this Notice( both the .uristic #erson and the a"ent thereof( hereinafter .ointl$ and severall$ +3ser-( consent and a"ree that an$ use of <%trawman>&( other than authori0ed use as set forth herein( constitutes unauthori0ed use and counterfeitin" of %ecured ,art$/s common law co#$ri"hted #ro#ert$( contractuall$ binds 3ser and renders
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3se of co#$ri"hted codes and statutes within this document is onl$ to notice the reader and all who would infrin"e u#on this co#$ri"ht to that which is a##licable to them and is not intended( nor shall it be construed( to mean that the %ecured ,art$ confers( submits to( or has entered into an$ .urisdiction alluded to thereb$. ,a"e ? of ;

this Notice a %ecurit$ !"reement wherein 3ser is 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$( and si"nifies that 3ser1 "#$ "rants %ecured ,art$ a securit$ interest in all of 3ser/s assets( land and #ersonal #ro#ert$( and all of 3ser/s interest in assets( land and #ersonal #ro#ert$( in the sum certain amount of 5677(777.77 #er each occurrence of use of the common law co#$ri"hted trade name/trademark <%trawman>&( as well as for each and ever$ occurrence of use of an$ and all derivatives of and variations in the s#ellin" of <%trawman>&( #lus costs( #lus tri#le dama"es8 "%$ authenticates this %ecurit$ !"reement wherein 3ser is 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$( and wherein 3ser #led"es all of 3ser/s assets( land( consumer "oods( farm #roducts( inventor$( e9ui#ment( mone$( investment #ro#ert$( commercial tort claims( letters of credit( letter of credit ri"hts( chattel #a#er( instruments( de#osit accounts( accounts( documents( "eneral intan"ibles( and all 3ser/s interest in all such fore"oin" #ro#ert$( now owned and hereafter ac9uired( now e*istin" and hereafter arisin"( wherever located( as collateral for securin" 3ser/s contractual obli"ation in favor of %ecured ,art$ for 3ser/s unauthori0ed use of %ecured ,art$/s common law co#$ri"hted #ro#ert$8 "&$ consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of a 3CC :inancin" %tatement in the 3CC filin" office( as well as in an$ count$ recorder/s office( wherein 3ser is a 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$8 "'$ consents and a"rees that said 3CC :inancin" %tatement described in #ara"ra#h +(;)- is a continuin" financin" statement( and further consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of an$ continuation statement necessar$ for maintainin" %ecured ,art$/s #erfected securit$ interest in all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$ #led"ed as collateral in this %ecurit$ !"reement and described in #ara"ra#h +(<)- until 3ser/s contractual obli"ation theretofore incurred has been full$ satisfied8 "($ consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of an$ 3CC :inancin" %tatement( as described in #ara"ra#hs +(;)- and +(=)-( as well as the filin" of an$ %ecurit$ !"reement( as described in #ara"ra#h +(<)-( in the 3CC filin" office( as well as in an$ count$ recorder/s office8 ")$ consents and a"rees that an$ and all such filin"s described in #ara"ra#hs *(=)+ and +(6)- are not( and ma$ not be considered( bo"us and that 3ser will not claim that an$ such filin" is bo"us8 ",$ waives all defenses8 and "-$ a##oints %ecured ,art$ as !uthori0ed Re#resentative for 3ser( effective u#on 3ser/s default re 3ser/s contractual obli"ations in favor of %ecured ,art$ as set forth in +,a$ment Terms- and +4efault Terms-( "rantin" %ecured ,art$ full authori0ation and #ower for en"a"in" in an$ and all actions on behalf of 3ser includin"( but not limited to( authentication of a record on behalf of 3ser as %ecured ,art$( at %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion( and as %ecured ,art$ deems a##ro#riate( and 3ser further consents and a"rees that this a##ointment of %ecured ,art$ as !uthori0ed Re#resentative for 3ser( effective u#on 3ser/s default( is irrevocable and cou#led with a securit$ interest. U!er further con!ent! and agree! .ith all of the follo.ing additional term! of Self-executing Contract/Security Agreement in Event of Unauthori ed U!e1 ,a$ment Terms1 In accordance with fees for unauthori0ed use of <%trawman>& as set forth herein( 3ser hereb$ consents and a"rees that 3ser shall #a$ %ecured ,art$ all unauthori0ed use fees in full within ten (?7) da$s of the date 3ser is sent %ecured ,art$/s invoice( hereinafter +Invoice-( itemi0in" said fees. 4efault Terms1 In event of non #a$ment in full of all unauthori0ed use fees b$ 3ser within ten (?7) da$s of date Invoice is sent( 3ser shall be deemed in default and1 (a) all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and #ro#ert$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(<)immediatel$ becomes( i.e. is( #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$8 (b) %ecured ,art$ is a##ointed 3ser/s !uthori0ed Re#resentative as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(@)-8 and
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(c) 3ser consents and a"rees that %ecured ,art$ ma$ take #ossession of( as well as otherwise dis#ose of in an$ manner whatsoever at %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion includin"( but not limited to( sale at auction( at an$ time followin" 3ser/s default and without further notice an$ and all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and interest( described in #ara"ra#h +(<)- formerl$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser( now #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$( in res#ect of this +%elf e*ecutin" Contract/%ecurit$ !"reement in Avent of 3nauthori0ed 3se-( that %ecured ,art$( in %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion( deems a##ro#riate. Terms for Curin" 4efault1 3#on event of default( irres#ective of an$ and all of 3ser/s former #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$( described in #ara"ra#h +(<)-( in the #ossession of( as well as dis#osed of b$( %ecured ,art$( as authori0ed b$ +4efault Terms-( 3ser ma$ cure 3ser/s default onl$ re the remainder of 3ser/s said former #ro#ert$ and interest( formerl$ #led"ed as collateral that is neither in the #ossession of nor otherwise dis#osed of b$ %ecured ,art$ within twent$ (<7) da$s of date of 3ser/s default onl$ b$ #a$ment in full. Terms of %trict :oreclosure1 3ser/s non #a$ment in full of all unauthori0ed use fees itemi0ed in Invoice within said twent$ (<7) da$ #eriod for curin" default as set forth in +Terms for Curin" 4efaultauthori0es %ecured ,art$/s immediate non .udicial strict foreclosure on an$ and all remainin" former #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$( formerl$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser( now #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$( which is not in the #ossession of( nor otherwise dis#osed of b$( %ecured ,art$ u#on e*#iration of said twent$ (<7) da$ default curin" #eriod.
Bwnershi# sub.ect to common law co#$ri"ht and 3CC :inancin" %tatement and %ecurit$ !"reement filed with the 3CC filin" office. Record Bwner <true name>( !uto"ra#h Common )aw Co#$ri"ht & <contract $r>. 3nauthori0ed use of +<true name>- incurs same unauthori0ed use fees as those associated with <%trawman>&( as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(?)- under +%elf e*ecutin" Contract/%ecurit$ !"reement in Avent of 3nauthori0ed 3se-.
0otice for the county clerk for any county in @re!-!tateA and record court for original Buri!dictionC i! notice for all? 01T2CED U!ing a notary on thi! document doe! not con!titute any adhe!ionC nor doe! it alter ;y !tatu! in any manner? The purpo!e for notary i! verification and identification onlyE not for entrance into any foreign Buri!diction?

I certif$ and solemnl$ affirm on m$ own commercial liabilit$( under #enalties of #er.ur$ b$ the )aws of <res state>( that I have read the contents herein and to the best of m$ knowled"e and belief state same are true( correct( com#lete and not misleadin".
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Bn the >>> da$ of >>>>>>>>( <77>>( <true name> #ersonall$ a##eared before me and #roved to me on the basis of satisfactor$ evidence to be the #erson whose name is subscribed hereto and acknowled"ed to me that he/she e*ecuted the same under oath or asseveration( and acce#ts the facts thereof. %ubscribed and affirmed before me this da$. Ditness m$ hand and seal this >>>>> da$ of >>>>( <77>>.
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The copyright found on the ne5t page is in affida!it form and is designed to e sent to any person or organi3ation "ho may e using your copyrighted material 8or you may send them a copy of your recorded copyright9# -t is a document that is &6T recorded# This !ersion ser!es as a formal notice to anyone "ho may e using your copyrighted material of the conse0uences of their actions# Aou may "ish to carry a copy of this notice in your =pri!ate placement de!ice># The second paragraph contains yello" highlighted te5t that says =1CC O 1-207># Hook up the parallel statute for your =res> state and replace it# This can usually e done on the internet# http'//"""#la"#cornell#edu/uniform/ucc#html may ha!e a link to the 1CC statutes for you state# Aou must list your state statutes ecause 1CC is federal and is not utili3ed in the =res> state# The 1CC has een implemented in each state?s statutes# @o% for a reference to e legally !alid% you must sho" the statute in your state# ,or e5ample% for Te5as% the reference "ould say =Te5as $usiness and Commerce 1#207># The third paragraph contains yello" highlighted te5t that says =Ddate you signed security copyrightE># (eplace this string "ith the date you e5ecuted the copyright contract in front of a notary# The copyright contains other yello" highlighted te5t for you to =insert all spellings !ariations of your name># (eplace this highlighted te5t "ith all the !ariations of your name# 1se the same name !ariations that you inserted into the Copyright Tradename/Trademark Contract# -t is easy to =copy> and =paste> the e5act !ariations you utili3ed efore# $e sure to delete the yello" highlighting#

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01T2CE 34 /EC5A6AT210 and A772/A82T 17 C10SE9UE0CES 716 207620:E;E0T 17 C1<462:=T T6A/E-0A;E/T6A/E;A6> And !ame are accepted for value and exempt from levy? PLAIN STATEMENT OF FACT

I de#ose and sa$ as follows1 I( <true name>( a natural <"ender> and com#etent witness( do state with first hand knowled"e the facts herein and in the nature of unalienable ri"hts( claim( without #re.udice( a commercial unlimited #ossessor$ securit$ interest and common law ri"ht of( in and to m$ Co#$ri"ht(s)( Trademark(s) and Trade Name(s) listed below. %ee <3CC L? <7M>8 3nited %tates Codes ?6 3%C L??<6( and ?@ 3%C L;6M??. I am the %ecured ,art$ of the herein said Co#$ri"ht(s)( Trademark(s) or Trade Name(s)( as su##orted b$ a voluntar$ Co#$ri"ht Notice in m$ #ossession( dated <date $ou si"ned co#$ri"ht> !.4. Copyright 0otice1 !ll ri"hts reserved re common law co#$ri"ht of trade name/trademark <%trawman>& ' includin" an$ and all derivatives and variations in the s#ellin"( i.e. insert all s#ellin" variations of name (married and birth) here ' Common )aw Co#$ri"ht & <contract $r> b$ <true name>. %aid common law trade name/trademark( <%trawman>&( ma$ neither be used nor re#roduced( neither in whole nor in #art( in an$ manner whatsoever( without the #rior( e*#ress( written consent and acknowled"ement of <true name> as si"nified b$ the red ink si"nature of <true name>( hereinafter +%ecured ,art$-. %ecured ,art$ neither "rants( nor im#lies( nor otherwise "ives consent for an$ unauthori0ed use of <%trawman>&( and all such unauthori0ed use is strictl$ #rohibited. With the intent of being contractually bound ( an$ .uristic #erson( as well as the a"ent thereof( consents and a"rees b$ this Notice that neither said .uristic #erson nor a"ent thereof shall dis#la$( nor otherwise use in an$ manner( the common law trade name/trademark <%trawman>&( nor the common law co#$ri"ht described herein( nor an$ derivative of( or an$ variation in the s#ellin" thereof without the #rior( e*#ress( written consent and acknowled"ment of %ecured ,art$( as si"nified b$ %ecured ,art$/s si"nature in red ink. %ecured ,art$ neither "rants( nor im#lies( nor otherwise "ives consent for an$ unauthori0ed use of <%trawman>&( and all such unauthori0ed use is strictl$ #rohibited. Self-executing Contract/Security Agreement in Event of Unauthori ed U!e 1 2$ this Notice( both the .uristic #erson and the a"ent thereof( hereinafter .ointl$ and severall$ +3ser-( consent and a"ree that an$ use of <%trawman>&( other than authori0ed use as set forth herein( constitutes unauthori0ed use and counterfeitin" of %ecured ,art$/s common law co#$ri"hted #ro#ert$( contractuall$ binds 3ser and renders this Notice a %ecurit$ !"reement wherein 3ser is 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$( and si"nifies that 3ser1 "#$ "rants %ecured ,art$ a securit$ interest in all of 3ser/s assets( land and #ersonal #ro#ert$( and all of 3ser/s interest in assets( land and #ersonal #ro#ert$( in the sum certain amount of 5677(777.77 #er each occurrence of use of the common law co#$ri"hted trade name/trademark <%trawman>&( as well as for each and ever$ occurrence of use of an$ and all derivatives of and variations in the s#ellin" of <%trawman>&( #lus costs( #lus tri#le dama"es8 "%$ authenticates this %ecurit$ !"reement wherein 3ser is 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$( and wherein 3ser #led"es all of 3ser/s assets( land( consumer "oods( farm #roducts( inventor$( e9ui#ment( mone$( investment #ro#ert$( commercial tort claims( letters of credit( letter of credit
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3se of co#$ri"hted codes and statutes within this document is onl$ to notice the reader and all who would infrin"e u#on this co#$ri"ht to that which is a##licable to them and is not intended( nor shall it be construed( to mean that the %ecured ,art$ confers( submits to( or has entered into an$ .urisdiction alluded to thereb$.

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ri"hts( chattel #a#er( instruments( de#osit accounts( accounts( documents( "eneral intan"ibles( and all 3ser/s interest in all such fore"oin" #ro#ert$( now owned and hereafter ac9uired( now e*istin" and hereafter arisin"( wherever located( as collateral for securin" 3ser/s contractual obli"ation in favor of %ecured ,art$ for 3ser/s unauthori0ed use of %ecured ,art$/s common law co#$ri"hted #ro#ert$8 "&$ consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of a 3CC :inancin" %tatement in the 3CC filin" office( as well as in an$ count$ recorder/s office( wherein 3ser is a 4ebtor and <true name> is %ecured ,art$8 "'$ consents and a"rees that said 3CC :inancin" %tatement described in #ara"ra#h +(;)- is a continuin" financin" statement( and further consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of an$ continuation statement necessar$ for maintainin" %ecured ,art$/s #erfected securit$ interest in all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$ #led"ed as collateral in this %ecurit$ !"reement and described in #ara"ra#h +(<)- until 3ser/s contractual obli"ation theretofore incurred has been full$ satisfied8 "($ consents and a"rees with %ecured ,art$/s filin" of an$ 3CC :inancin" %tatement( as described in #ara"ra#hs +(;)- and +(=)-( as well as the filin" of an$ %ecurit$ !"reement( as described in #ara"ra#h +(<)-( in the 3CC filin" office( as well as in an$ count$ recorder/s office8 ")$ consents and a"rees that an$ and all such filin"s described in #ara"ra#hs *(=)+ and +(6)- are not( and ma$ not be considered( bo"us and that 3ser will not claim that an$ such filin" is bo"us8 ",$ waives all defenses8 and( "-$ a##oints %ecured ,art$ as !uthori0ed Re#resentative for 3ser( effective u#on 3ser/s default re 3ser/s contractual obli"ations in favor of %ecured ,art$ as set forth in +,a$ment Terms- and +4efault Terms-( "rantin" %ecured ,art$ full authori0ation and #ower for en"a"in" in an$ and all actions on behalf of 3ser includin"( but not limited to( authentication of a record on behalf of 3ser as %ecured ,art$( at %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion( and as %ecured ,art$ deems a##ro#riate( and 3ser further consents and a"rees that this a##ointment of %ecured ,art$ as !uthori0ed Re#resentative for 3ser( effective u#on 3ser/s default( is irrevocable and cou#led with a securit$ interest. U!er further con!ent! and agree! .ith all of the follo.ing additional term! of Self-executing Contract/Security Agreement in Event of Unauthori ed U!e1 ,a$ment Terms1 In accordance with fees for unauthori0ed use of <%trawman>& as set forth herein( 3ser hereb$ consents and a"rees that 3ser shall #a$ %ecured ,art$ all unauthori0ed use fees in full within ten (?7) da$s of the date 3ser is sent %ecured ,art$/s invoice( hereinafter +Invoice-( itemi0in" said fees. 4efault Terms1 In event of non #a$ment in full of all unauthori0ed use fees b$ 3ser within ten (?7) da$s of date Invoice is sent( 3ser shall be deemed in default and1 (a) all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and #ro#ert$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(<)immediatel$ becomes( i.e. is( #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$8 (b) %ecured ,art$ is a##ointed 3ser/s !uthori0ed Re#resentative as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(@)-8 and (c) 3ser consents and a"rees that %ecured ,art$ ma$ take #ossession of( as well as otherwise dis#ose of in an$ manner whatsoever at %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion includin"( but not limited to( sale at auction( at an$ time followin" 3ser/s default and without further notice an$ and all of 3ser/s #ro#ert$ and interest( described in #ara"ra#h +(<)- formerl$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser( now #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$( in res#ect of this +%elf e*ecutin"
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Contract/%ecurit$ !"reement in Avent of 3nauthori0ed 3se-( that %ecured ,art$( in %ecured ,art$/s sole discretion( deems a##ro#riate. Terms for Curin" 4efault1 3#on event of default( irres#ective of an$ and all of 3ser/s former #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$( described in #ara"ra#h +(<)-( in the #ossession of( as well as dis#osed of b$( %ecured ,art$( as authori0ed b$ +4efault Terms-( 3ser ma$ cure 3ser/s default onl$ re the remainder of 3ser/s said former #ro#ert$ and interest( formerl$ #led"ed as collateral that is neither in the #ossession of nor otherwise dis#osed of b$ %ecured ,art$ within twent$ (<7) da$s of date of 3ser/s default onl$ b$ #a$ment in full. Terms of %trict :oreclosure1 3ser/s non #a$ment in full of all unauthori0ed use fees itemi0ed in Invoice within said twent$ (<7) da$ #eriod for curin" default as set forth in +Terms for Curin" 4efault- authori0es %ecured ,art$/s immediate non .udicial strict foreclosure on an$ and all remainin" former #ro#ert$ and interest in #ro#ert$( formerl$ #led"ed as collateral b$ 3ser( now #ro#ert$ of %ecured ,art$( which is not in the #ossession of( nor otherwise dis#osed of b$( %ecured ,art$ u#on e*#iration of said twent$ (<7) da$ default curin" #eriod.
Bwnershi# sub.ect to common law co#$ri"ht and 3CC :inancin" %tatement and %ecurit$ !"reement filed with the 3CC filin" office. Record Bwner <true name>( !uto"ra#h Common )aw Co#$ri"ht & <contract $r>. 3nauthori0ed use of +<true name>- incurs same unauthori0ed use fees as those associated with <%trawman>&( as set forth in #ara"ra#h +(?)- under +%elf e*ecutin" Contract/%ecurit$ !"reement in Avent of 3nauthori0ed 3se-.

0otice for the county clerk for any county in @re!-!tateA and record court for original Buri!dictionC i! notice for all? 01T2CED U!ing a notary on thi! document doe! not con!titute any adhe!ionC nor doe! it alter ;y !tatu! in any manner? The purpo!e for notary i! verification and identification onlyE not for entrance into any foreign Buri!diction? I certif$ and solemnl$ affirm and attest on m$ own commercial liabilit$( under #enalties of #er.ur$ b$ the )aws of <res state>( that I have read the contents herein and to the best of m$ knowled"e and belief state same are true( correct( com#lete and not misleadin".
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This is a 3.%.%.A.C. Tracer fla" and not a #oint of law

<true name>C %ecured ,art$( !ll Ri"hts Reserved

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Bn the >>> da$ of >>>>>>>>( <77>>( <true name> #ersonall$ a##eared before me and #roved to me on the basis of satisfactor$ evidence to be the #erson whose name is subscribed hereto and acknowled"ed to me that he/she e*ecuted the same under oath or asseveration( and acce#ts the facts thereof. %ubscribed and affirmed before me this da$. Ditness m$ hand and seal this >>>> da$ of >>>>>>>>>>( <77>>. %tam# Notar$ %i"nature

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Brint out a copy/copies of each copyright document# Aou "ill need' 1 original of the Copyright Trade-name/Trademark Contract/ 1 original of the =recorda le> copyright affida!it 8this is the one "ith the return mail address at the top of the first page9/ 2 or more originals of the copyright affida!it 8this is the one that does not contain the return address at the top of the first page that is the third set9# Aou may "ant se!eral copies of this !ersion to gi!e to others# )s you gi!e these a"ay% you "ill e!entually run out# Aou can al"ays print more and ha!e them notari3ed# This file contains many section reaks# Aour !ersion of +@ 7ord may not support printing a page range "hen the document contains page reaks# -f this is the case% "hen you attempt to print a page range% the entire document "ill e printed# Aou can a!oid this pro lem y putting the cursor on the specific page you "ant to print and choosing 2ust the =current page> from the Print> menu item in the =File> menu# 6nce the documents are printed% you "ill sign the original documents in lue ink in front of a notary# Creditors are al"ays right# De tors are al"ays "rong# The li!ing soul 8your true name9 is the creditor# The stra" man is a de tor# The stra" man has no hands so his =signature> is al"ays printed in capital letters on the left side of a document% "ith the first letter larger than the rest% e#g# <6;& G1-&CA B1$H-C# The li!ing soul?s true name is al"ays in cursi!e 8script9 on the right side of a document% e#g# JOHN QUINCY PUBLIC ,rom this day for"ard% discard e!ery lack pen in your possession# Carry your o"n lue ink pen# 6nly sign original documents in lue ink# Take the copies of Copyright Trade-name/Trademark Contract and oth forms of the &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T to a notary# *5ecute 8sign9 in lue ink and date the documents in front of the notary# 6n the ottom left of the last page of the Copyright Trade-name/Trademark Contract% print the stra" man?s name in all capital letters# 6n the ottom right of the last page of the Copyright Trade-name/Trademark Contract and oth forms of the &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T% sign using your normal signature# Neep the Copyright Trade-name/Trademark Contract for your o"n pri!ate records# )t all times% keep at least one copy of the non-recorda le &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T# Aou can use this copy to make further copies if needed# The other copies of this document can e mailed to those "ho may e using your copyrighted material "ithout your permission#

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The least e5pensi!e and 0uickest "ay to pu lish your copyright notice is to record the &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T at your county recorder?s office 8the =recorda le> !ersion "hich has the return address at the top of the first page9# $e sure to take a "itness "ith you "hen you go to record any document# This is for your protection and so you ha!e a third-party "itness "ho can "rite an affida!it as to "hat occurred% ecause some counties may not "ant to record !arious documents for you# Aou then must make a choice as to "hether you "ant to pursue the County (ecorder for reach of office or you can try recording a co!er sheet entitled Declaration y )ffida!it 8see form elo"9 follo"ed y the Copyright &otice all stapled together# The second potential solution is to try recording these documents in another =small> county in your state# Qetting it recorded in any county in the stra" man?s =res> state is ade0uate# 7hen you go to the county recorder?s office% take one notari3ed copy of the =recorda le> &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T# -n most instances% "hen you go to the county recorder?s office to record% they "ill keep the original recorded document and mail the it ack to you after they ha!e completed their recording process 8recorded in a ledger ook% microfilmed it% etc#9% "hich may take up to a month for you to recei!e ack in the mail# -n some counties% you "ill not e a le to e!en get a certified copy until after the county recorder has recorded the document# -t is imperati!e you ha!e a recorded copy for the rest of your process% so if at all possi le% o tain at least one certified copy of the recorded &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T at the time you record# Neep the certified copy in a safe place# Aou can al"ays ha!e additional certified copies made y a notary or order more copies from the county recorder# Aou "ill also "ant to kno" "hat ook and page num er the document is eing recorded on# -f you are o taining a certified copy "hile you are there% the ook and page num er is already reflected in the =filing num er>% so you don?t need to ask "hat the ook and the page num er are# +ost counties "ill not e a le to tell you the ook and page num er until their process is complete and they "ill pro a ly notify you y mail# 7hen you ha!e recorded the &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T% you ha!e completed this process# (ead the =1sing Aour Copyright> section to understand "hat you can do "ith your copyright#

g. (hen they re$use to record.


The fiduciary duty of the County (ecorder is to record your documents# They are not allo"ed to practice la" from the counter# )s long as your document meets the re0uirements for filing as to amount of "hite space at the top% ottom% left and right side of the page% the form and si3e of font and type of document% signature and authenticity re0uirements% there should e no pro lem# Script: hand them the docs% say% 4These are here y recorded# -f you "ant me to pay% stamp them no" and -ll pay# -f you refuse% - "ill e contacting the )ttorney Qeneral and filing a complaint that you are making 2udicial decisions that you are not authori3ed to do# -f these documents are lost or later disco!ered not to ha!e een properly recorded y youRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR 8get the name), - "ill hold you accounta le and responsi le% oth in your pu lic fiduciary and indi!idual capacity#> (now show them the statute that discusses their job o recording anything that is deposited with them! The ne5t page contains a document that you can print and hand to the clerk# The document e5plains their legal lia ility for failure to record your documents# 6ther options include' (ecord an )ffida!it and Declaration or other &otice "ith the copyright ehind it# $e sure to remo!e the e5tra "hite space at the top of the copyright# Qo to an ad2oining small county and record there# Bost your copyright in your county on the County (ecorder?s $ulletin $oard% at the Bu lic li rary# Bu lish in a general circulation ne"spaper for four "eeks% once a "eek#

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The minute $ou receive an$ document( it is recorded accordin" to the followin" case site. 2iffle v. Forton Rubber Indus.( Inc.( M@6 %.D.<d ?=;( ?== (Te*.?PP7). +!n instrument is deemed in law filed at the time it is delivered to the clerk( re"ardless of whether the instrument is filemarked.%hould $ou refuse to record F$ documents( once de#osited with $ou( $ou are committin" a crime under Title ?@ 3%C L <7M? and it is #unishable b$ fines and im#risonment. If $our attorne$ told $ou not to file an$ documents like mine( $ou are still res#onsible( as I do not acce#t an$ third #art$ interveners. !n$ attorne$( district attorne$( or an$one from the law$erin" craft are all third #arties and do not have a license to make a le"al determination in this matter as the$ do not re#resent Fe and $ou( the count$ clerk( and do not have the authorit$ to re#resent Fe. Title #- USC G Crime! and Criminal <rocedure <art 2 G Crime! Chapter #H# G 6ecord! and 6eport! Section %H,# G ConcealmentC removalC or mutilation generally (a) Dhoever willfull$ and unlawfull$ conceals( removes( mutilates( obliterates( or destro$s( or attem#ts to do so( or( with intent to do so takes and carries awa$ an$ record( #roceedin"( ma#( book( #a#er( document( or other thin"( filed or de#osited with an$ clerk or officer of an$ court of the 3nited %tates( or in an$ #ublic office( or with an$ .udicial or #ublic officer of the 3nited %tates( shall be fined under this title or im#risoned not more than three $ears( or both. (b) Dhoever( havin" the custod$ of an$ such record( #roceedin"( ma#( book( document( #a#er( or other thin"( willfull$ and unlawfull$ conceals( removes( mutilates( obliterates( falsifies( or destro$s the same( shall be fined under this title or im#risoned not more than three $ears( or both8 and shall forfeit his office and be dis9ualified from holdin" an$ office under the 3nited %tates. !s used in this subsection( the term QQofficeQQ does not include the office held b$ an$ #erson as a retired officer of the !rmed :orces of the 3nited %tates. 6evi!ed Statute! of The United State!C #!t !e!!ionC '& Congre!! #-,&-#-,'? Title 5II?---C62;ES?--- C=? '? C62;ES A:A20ST JUST2CE SEC? ('H&. (4estro$in"( Rc.( #ublic records.) Aver$ #erson who willfull$ destro$s or attem#ts to destro$( or( with intent to steal or destro$( takes and carries awa$ an$ record( #a#er( or #roceedin" of a court of .ustice( filed or de#osited with an$ clerk or officer of such court( or an$ #a#er( or document( or record filed or de#osited in an$ #ublic office( or with an$ .udicial or #ublic officer( shall( without reference to the value of the record( #a#er( document( or #roceedin" so taken( #a$ a fine of not more than two thousand dollars( or suffer im#risonment( at hard labor( not more than three $ears( or both1 G%ee L L 6=7@( 6=??( 6=?<.?K SEC? ('H,. (Cons#irac$ to defeat enforcement of the laws.) If two or more #ersons in an$ %tate or Territor$ cons#ire for the #ur#ose of im#edin"( hinderin"( obstructin"( or defeatin"( in an$ manner( the due course of .ustice in an$ %tate or Territor$( with intent to den$ to an$ citi0en the e9ual #rotection of the laws( or to in.ure him

or his #ro#ert$ for lawfull$ enforcin"( or attem#tin" to enforce( the ri"ht of an$ #erson( or class of #ersons( to the e9ual #rotection of the laws( each of such #ersons shall be #unished b$ a fine of not less than five hundred nor more than five thousand dollars( or b$ im#risonment( with or without hard labor( not less than si* months nor more than si* $ears( or b$ both such fine and im#risonment. %ee L L ?PMM ?PP?( <77=<7?7( 667S 66?7.? SEC? ('H-? (4estro$in" record b$ officer in char"e.) Aver$ officer( havin" the custod$ of an$ record( document( #a#er( or #roceedin" s#ecified in section fift$ four hundred and three( who fraudulentl$ takes awa$( or withdraws( or destro$s an$ such record( document( #a#er( or #roceedin" filed in his office or de#osited with him or in his custod$( shall #a$ a fine of not more than two thousand dollars( or suffer im#risonment at hard labor not more than three $ears( or both ( and shall( moreover( forfeit his office and be forever afterward dis9ualified from holdin" an$ office under the Eovernment of the 3nited %tates.

h. Publish &our Copyright )otice


+any "ish to oth record their copyright notice and pu lish a notification thereof# -f you "ere una le to record the &6T-C* $A ),,-D)P-T% you must pu lish a notice of the copyright in a general circulation ne"spaper once a "eek for four "eeks and you "ill delete the County (ecorder office document num er section of the ad!ertisement sho"n elo"/ ut efore you can do this% you "ill complete @tep 2 of the process% create your 1CC-1 and file it# 6nce you ha!e filed your 1CC-1 in your irth state or your residence state% you should ha!e a 1CC-1 filing num er and date it "as filed# Aou "ill use this filing num er to run an ad in the =&otices> section of a ne"spaper in your state of residence 8e!en if the 1CC-1 "as in your irth state9# @hop around for the est rate to run the announcement# *nsure the ad copy contains the 1CC-1 filing num er and filing date 8see the tags for these fields "ith in the DE sym ols9# ;ere is a sample of the ad copy that you can run# -f you did these steps out of order% you may insert the "ord = pending> "her ethe 1CC-1 filing num er should appear#
The last sentence of this ad referring to phoning for an appointment is optional#

<true name> reserves all ri"hts re"ardin" common law co#$ri"ht of trade name/trademark( <%trawman>& O as well as an$ and all derivatives and/or ortho"ra#hic variations of said Trade Name/Trademark( not e*cludin" <true name>. %aid Notice of Co#$ri"ht is filed and recorded with <res state> %ecretar$ of %tate O3CC ? filin" T <3CC file T here>( <#ut the date here>( <contract $r>( in the <count$> Count$ Recorder office( document number <document number>. The filin" of this co#$ri"ht and this #ublication constitutes #ublic notice that1 (?) %aid Trade name/trademark or an$ derivative or ortho"ra#hic variation of said trade name/trademark( ma$ neither be dis#la$ed( nor otherwise used in an$ manner( nor an$ use whatsoever of the common law co#$ri"ht described therein( without the #rior( e*#ress written consent and acknowled"ment of %ecured ,art$( <true name>( as si"nified b$ %ecured ,art$/s ori"inal si"nature8 (<) %ecured ,art$ neither "rants( nor im#lies( nor otherwise "ives consent for an$ unauthori0ed use of <%trawman>&( and all such unauthori0ed use is strictl$ #rohibited. To view
ori"inal entire co#$ri"ht( #hone TTTTTT for an a##t.

6r a shorter alternati!e "ording' ,32)IC NBTICA is hereb$ "iven that the name FAREA:IA)4 %trawman <strawman>& has been co#$ri"hted. %ee entire said Co#$ri"ht Notice in the <count$> Count$ Recorder office( document number <document number>. Aou "ill "ant e5tra copies of the affida!it of pu lishing 8s"orn statement that the copyright notice "as pu lished9# They "ill usually pro!ide one free# 1se the Certified Copies form on the ne5t page to ha!e a local notary certify additional copies of the )ffida!it of Bu lishing or any other document# To do this% take an original copy of the affida!it and a copy "ith the "ords =Certified Copy> in red some"here on the copy to your notary# 1se the form to get them to attest that the copy is identical to the original# -t is est to stagger the pages the notary is certifying so they o!erlap each other on the right-hand side and ha!e the notary place the notary stamp so that part of

the stamp is on the first page and part on the successi!e pages# 6nce you recei!e the )ffida!it of Bu lishing% keep the originals for your records #

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!s a Notar$ ,ublic for said Count$ and %tate( I do hereb$ certif$ the attached >>>> #a"es to be a true( correct and com#lete co#$ of the documents entitled1 !ffidavit of ,ublishin" Common )aw Co#$ri"ht with >> #a"e with >> #a"e

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i. *se &our Copyright


7hen your copyright notice has een pu lished 8either y recording the &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T or ne"spaper notice in the ne"spaper9% you o"n the stra" man name# &o one should use the stra" man name for commercial purposes "ithout your specific "ritten permission# @ince all commerce is conducted !ia the stra" man name% this gi!es you a tremendous ad!antage# ;ere are some of the "ays that the stra" man name can e used that you may "ant to stop or pre!ent' Traffic tickets are al"ays "ritten in the stra" man name# Ha" suits are prosecuted in the name of the stra" man# Criminal charges and "arrants are issued in the name of the stra" man# De t collectors? notices are sent in the name of the stra" man# The credit report is stored in the name of the stra" man#

)ll of these are commercial processes ecause they all in!ol!e =money>#

%. +nvoice $or breach o$ your copyright


-f someone uses your stra" man name "ithout your permission% you can send a letter and a copy of the &6T-C* $A D*CH)()T-6& and ),,-D)P-T to notify them of the !iolation and "arn them that further unauthori3ed use of your copyrighted material "ithout your permission "ill cause them to incur a fee of SC00%000 per use# -f they persist in using the name% you can in!oice them for each use# ;67*P*(% D6 &6T send such a letter or in!oice unless you fully intend and are prepared to prosecute/collect on the in!oice# To send a reach notice "ithout your specific intent to prosecute 8go to court9% and the kno"ledge of ho" to do so% is 2ust an empty threat and "ould demonstrate that you don?t fully kno" "hat you are doing# This could spur them on to further commercial a use#

k. Collect on the +nvoice $or breach o$ your copyright


7e are currently in the process of researching the techni0ues to collect for infringement on the copyrighted material# +ore information "ill e added as this process is perfected#