Copyright Protection Policy

Our policy is to respect and protect the rights of copyright holders. Therefore, in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (Article 17 U.S.C. Section 512), we provide the following protections for the holders of copyrights when they believe infringement is occurring on our site.

Notice of Alleged Infringement:

If you believe there is material on our site that infringes on your rights which you want us to investigate, we must receive a written communication to our designated agent of a service that includes the following:

  1. 1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
  2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
  3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permmit us to locate the material.
  4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which you may be contacted.
  5. A statement from you that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Upon notification of a claimed infringement, we will take steps which in our opinion are appropriate to remove, or disable access to, the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity.

Notice to Restore Removed Material:

If you believe we have removed or disabled access to your content in error we must receive a written communication to our designated agent of a service that includes the following:

  1. Your physical or electronic signature on the notice.
  2. Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled.
  3. A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.
  4. Your name, address, and telephone number.
  5. A statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which your address is located, or if your address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which the we may be found.
  6. A statement that you will accept service of process from the person who provided Notice of Infringement or an agent of such person.

 

Our designated agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement.