We take copyright infringement seriously and comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). This page outlines our policy for handling copyright infringement claims.
If you believe that your copyrighted work has been infringed on our website, please follow the procedure outlined below:
Provide a written notice to our designated agent at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. Your notice must include:
A physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on their behalf
Identification of the copyrighted work that has been infringed
A description of the infringing material and where it is located on our website
Your contact information, including your name, address, telephone number, and email address
A statement that you have a good-faith belief that the use of the material is not authorized by the copyright owner, their agent, or the law
A statement that the information in your notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner
Upon receipt of a proper notice, we will take down the infringing material and notify the alleged infringer.
If the alleged infringer believes that the material was removed in error, they may file a counter-notice with our designated agent within 10 business days of receiving the takedown notice. The counter-notice must include:
A physical or electronic signature of the alleged infringer
Identification of the material that was removed and its location on our website
A statement under penalty of perjury that the alleged infringer has a good-faith belief that the material was removed in error
The alleged infringer’s contact information, including their name, address, telephone number, and email address
A statement consenting to the jurisdiction of a court in the district where the alleged infringer resides, or where their address is located, or where the alleged infringement occurred
If we receive a valid counter-notice, we will forward it to the copyright owner and reinstate the material within 10-14 business days unless the copyright owner files a court action against the alleged infringer.
If you have any questions or concerns about our DMCA policy or need to file a notice or counter-notice, please contact our designated agent at email@example.com.