Finally, copyrights in the U.S. are federal, not state. Trademarks can be registered under U.S. states or federally.
For help in answering this question, I went to Hollywood, Calif., attorney Pamela Koslyn and I thank her for her assistance. This is a general answer to a general question. This is not specific legal advice.
If you have any doubt whatsoever, do not post anything that is not your own original work without contacting an attorney or the owner of the work.
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