Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Content Removal Regulations
We want you to know that we do not have any copyrighted or illegal content on our site. The information we host do not have files that can be copyrighted. We are in correspondence with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) and general international copyright laws.
However, we still can remove contents from our site if the copyright owner would like us to do so. The following procedure will be performed if:Send your Claim to: [email protected]
- The claim must be expressed in the English language, it must be intelligible, and it must be phrased in a polite manner;
- In order to file a claim, you must use a work email, not a free account like AOL, Yahoo or Gmail.
- Proof that you are the copyright holder or are operating on behalf of the copyright holder, including your Full Legal Name (not an Internet “username”) as the copyright holder;
- Emails that include only plain text content will be ignored. Attachments and non-plain text emails will be refused;
- When claiming copyright, you must provide proof that the content is protected by law and that you are the copyright holder.
- There must be a list of all the materials that need to be removed, including their names and direct links. Search queries, subcategories or media pages are not allowed as links.
- A valid email address is required to get in touch with you.
Based on the facts that “Copyright infringement is the use of works protected by copyright law without permission, infringing certain exclusive rights granted to the copyright holder, such as the right to reproduce, distribute, display or perform the protected work, or to make derivative works.” … claims should be aware that “Copyrights, trademarks” and other forms of “intellectual property” are not the same.
The last thing you need to know is that upon your request, we will only remove the content file from our website and not from any other locations. Even if our name is attached to the file or included in the file’s description, we are unable to have the content removed from other websites that are hosting it.
Good Copyright Claim example:
Under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998’s Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act (OCILLA), this notice is seeking that service providers be held strictly accountable for the actions of their users and immediately cease access to copyrighted information.
Name of the Content’, which was released worldwide on December 12, 2011, has been deemed to be infringing on your website.
The allegedly infringing material must be withdrawn or access to it promptly disabled.
Below are the URLs for your reference:
We have good faith & belief that the use of the described material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
The information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
We hereby declare that the information in the notification is accurate to the best of our knowledge & belief.
Authorization letter of the copyright owner (or person/company representing): Link to the letter
A document proving that the materials are copyrighted and belong to owner (or person/company representing): Link to the document
Digital signature for copyright claim: Full info including address, phone, email and website.
Copyright owners: Full info including address, phone, email and website.