|DMCA Notice & Takedown Policy and Procedures
We regard the licensed innovation of others, and we envision that the locales we record do likewise. As a feature of Our push to aid the security of licensed innovation rights, this ("SITE") along these lines deliberately conforms to the Notice and Takedown necessities of 17 U.S.C. § 512 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"). Under that rule, We qualify as a "Specialist organization." Specifically, the SITE capacities as a data area instrument under 17 U.S.C. § 512(d) in that it simply alludes or connects clients to content found on outsider sites not under Our control. Under the DMCA, We are qualified for state certain securities from cases of copyright encroachment, usually alluded to as the "protected harbor" arrangements. We in this manner receive the accompanying Notice and Takedown Policy identifying with cases of copyright encroachment concerning content connected to by the SITE.
Notice of Claimed Infringement
In the event that you trust that your work has been replicated in a way that comprises copyright encroachment, it would be ideal if you give Our Designated Copyright Agent (distinguished beneath) with the accompanying information:(a) an electronic or physical mark of the individual approved to follow up for the benefit of the proprietor of the copyright or other protected innovation interest;(b) portrayal of the copyrighted work or other licensed innovation that you guarantee has been infringed;(c) depiction of where the material that you guarantee is encroaching is situated on the SITE (ideally incorporating explicit url's related with the material);(d) your location, phone number, and email address;(e) an announcement by you that you have a decent confidence conviction that the debated utilize isn't approved by the copyright proprietor, its specialist, or the law; and,(f) an announcement by you, made under punishment of prevarication, that the above data in your Notice is exact and that you are the copyright or protected innovation proprietor or approved to follow up on the copyright or licensed innovation proprietor's behalf.You may send your Notice of Claimed Infringement to:.
Lawrence G. Walters, Esq.
Please do not send other inquires or information to our Designated Agent. Our Designated Agent is only authorized to receive DMCA Notices, and does not serve as a general agent or representative for any other purpose, absent express authorization from Us.
Abuse Notification: 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 U.S. federal law. See; 17 U.S.C. § 512(f). These Notice and Takedown Procedures only apply to claims of copyright infringement by copyright holders and their agents – not to any other kind of abuse, infringement or legal claim. We will investigate and take action against anyone abusing the DMCA notification or counter-notification procedure. Please ensure that you meet all of the legal qualifications before submitting a DMCA Notice to our Designated Agent.
Take Down Procedure
The SITE executes the accompanying "warning and takedown" endless supply of any notice of guaranteed copyright encroachment. The SITE holds the comfortable time to impair access to any Materials professed to encroach or dependent on actualities or conditions from which encroaching movement is clear. As a data area instrument specialist co-op, "crippling of access" to material recognized in a DMCA Notice will normally imply that We expel the connection to the purportedly encroaching substance found on an outsider's site, alongside any subsidiary connecting or referential materials. It is the firm approach of the SITE to end the record of rehash copyright infringers, when proper, and the SITE will act quickly to incapacitate access to all material that encroaches on another's copyright, as indicated by the system put forward in 17 U.S.C. §512. The SITE's DMCA Notice Procedures are put forward in the former section. In the event that the notice does not conform to §512 of the DMCA, however complies with three prerequisites for recognizing destinations that are encroaching as per §512 of the DMCA, the SITE will endeavor to contact or find a way to contact the griping gathering to enable that gathering to consent to the notice necessities. At the point when the Designated Agent gets a legitimate notice, the SITE will quickly handicap access to the encroaching material and will endeavor to tell the client in charge of giving the substance. At that point, the influenced client may present a counter-warning to the Designated Agent containing an announcement made under punishment of prevarication that the client has a decent confidence conviction that the material was expelled as a result of misidentification of the material. After the Designated Agent gets the counter-notice, it will re-empower access to the material at issue inside 10-14 days after receipt of the counter-warning except if the Designated Agent gets see that a court activity hosts been recorded by the grumbling gathering looking for a directive against the encroaching movement. NOTE: Given that the SITE just connects to outsider sites, it may not be feasible for the SITE to effectively find and advise the particular outsider client in charge of the purportedly encroaching substance. On the off chance that the SITE can't tell the client obviously in charge of creating the substance, the SITE may rather advise the capable client care of the administrator of the outsider site, as the client's operator. The SITE maintains whatever authority is needed to adjust, modify or add to this approach, and all clients ought to normally inquire to these Terms and Conditions to remain current on any such changes.
DMCA Counter-Notification Procedure
If the Recipient of a Notice of Claimed Infringement ("Notice") believes that the Notice is erroneous or false, and/or that allegedly infringing material has been wrongly removed, or access has been wrongly disabled, in accordance with the procedures outlined above, the Recipient is permitted to submit a counter-notification pursuant to Section 512(g)(2)&(3) of the DMCA. A counter-notification is the proper method for the Recipient to dispute the removal or disabling of material pursuant to a Notice. The information that a Recipient provides in a counter-notification must be accurate and truthful, and the Recipient will be liable for any misrepresentations which may cause any claims to be brought against the SITE relating to the actions taken in response to the counter-notification.
To submit a counter-notification, please provide Our Designated Copyright agent the following information:
(a): a specific description of the material that was removed or disabled pursuant to the Notice;
(b) a description of where the material was located within the SITE before such material was removed and/or disabled (preferably including specific url’s associated with the material);
(c) a statement reflecting the Recipient's belief that the removal or disabling of access to the material was done so erroneously. For convenience, the following format may be used:
“I swear, under penalty of perjury, that I have a good faith belief that the referenced material was removed or disabled by the service provider as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.”
(d) the Recipient's physical address, telephonenumber, and emailaddress; and,
(e) a statement that the Recipient consents to the jurisdiction of the Federal District Court in and for the judicial district where the Recipient is located, or if the Recipient is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which the service provider may be found, and that the Recipient will accept service of process from the person who provided the Notice, or that person’s agent.
Written notification containing the above information must be signed and sent to:
Lawrence G. Walters, Esq.
Do not send any other information or material to the DMCA Agent.
In the wake of accepting a DMCA-consistent counter-warning, Our Designated Copyright Agent will advance it to Us, and We will at that point give the counter-notice to the petitioner who previously sent the first Notice distinguishing the supposedly encroaching content.Thereafter, inside ten to fourteen (10-14) days of Our receipt of a counter-notice, We will stop handicapping access to the questioned material gave that We or Our Designated Copyright Agent have not gotten notice that the first inquirer has documented an activity looking for a court request to limit the Recipient from taking part in encroaching action identifying with the material.Modifications to PolicyThe SITE maintains whatever authority is needed to adjust, modify or add to this arrangement, and every single influenced individual ought to routinely return normally to remain current on any such changes.No WaiverNothing contained in this Notice and Takedown Policy will be deciphered or esteemed as a waiver of any privilege or lawful security appreciated by the SITE. Further, nothing contained in this will establish waiver of any close to home locale complaints, or agree to the utilization of United States law or legitimate procedure, or that of some other outside nation, to the SITE's task.