Notice of Claimed Infringement
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our Designated Copyright Agent (identified below) with the following information:
- (a) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright;
- (b) description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- (c) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site (including the specific URL at which the allegedly infringing material appears);
- (d) your address, telephone number, and email address;
- (e) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and,
- (f) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.
If you are a copyright holder, or its authorized representative, and believe in good faith that content residing or accessible on or through the Website infringes your copyrighted work, you may submit a notice of copyright infringement by sending written notice of copyright infringement to our designated agent (“Agent”) electronically at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please do not send other inquires or information to our Designated Agent. Abusing the DMCA Notice procedures set forth above, or misrepresenting facts in a DMCA Notice or Counter-notification, can result in legal liability for damages, court costs and attorneys’ fees under federal law. 17 U.S.C. §512(f).
These Notice and Takedown Procedures only apply to claims of copyright infringement by copyright holders and their agents and not to any other kind of abuse, infringement or legal claim.
Take Down Procedure
Upon receipt of written notification provided in the manner required by 17 U.S.C. § 512, we will:
- Remove or disable access to the material that is alleged to be infringing;
- Forward the written notification to the user who posted the allegedly infringing material (“User”); and
- Take reasonable steps to promptly notify the User that we have removed or disabled access to the material.
If your notification does not comply with § 512 of the DMCA, but does identify the allegedly infringing work, we will contact you promptly to assist you in complying with the notice requirements.