The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) offers recourse for copyright homeowners who consider that materials showing on the Web infringe their rights underneath U.S. copyright legislation. It’s our coverage to reply to notices and counter-notices that correctly conform with the DMCA’s necessities. Accordingly, information and counter-notices should meet the then-current statutory conditions imposed by the DMCA; see the Copyright Workplace’s internet web page at for particulars of the present DMCA necessities.

(a) Identification in an adequate element of the copyrighted work you just declare has been infringed. If a single notification coats several copyrighted works on the Web site, you could present a consultant record of such results on the Web site. The consultant record should include the adequate element of the copyrighted works so that we can determine them.

(b) Identify the URL or different particular location on the Web site that comprises the fabric you declare to infringe your copyright. You have to present us with moderately adequate data to allow us to find the alleged infringing materials(s) so that we can comply together with your request to take away or deny entry to it/them.

(c) Your name, address, and telephone number (if accessible).

(d) The digital or bodily signature of the proprietor of the copyright or an individual licensed to behave on the proprietor’s behalf.

(e) An announcement that you’ve got a superb religion perception that use of the fabric within the method complained of just isn’t licensed by the copyright proprietor, its agent, or the legislation; and An announcement that you only swear underneath penalty of perjury that the data contained in your notification is correct and that you’re the copyright proprietor or that you’re authorized to carry on for the owner of a remarkable appropriate that is purportedly encroached.

(f) Identification of the fabric that has been eliminated or disabled and the situation in which the material appeared earlier than it was destroyed or disabled.

(g) A declaration that you agree to the locale of the Federal District Courtroom through which your handle is situated, or in New York, New York on the off chance that your hold is outside America.

(h) An announcement that you’ll settle for service, of course, from the occasion that filed the notification of alleged copyright infringement or the occasion’s agent.

(i) An announcement that you swear underneath penalty of perjury that you’ve got a superb religious perception that the fabric in query was eliminated or disabled on account of mistake or misidentification of the material to be destroyed or disabled, or that the material recognized by the complaining occasion has been killed or disabled on the URL or Web site location and can now not be proven or accessible.

Please word that you could be chargeable for damages, together with courtroom prices and attorneys’ charges, should you materially misrepresent that supplies on the Web sites are infringing a copyright.

Please bear in mind that it’s coverage to terminate the personal accounts of repeat infringers. If you consider {that a} person is a repeat infringer, please comply with the necessities above, and embody data or proof that can moderately show to that the person is a repeat infringer.

If you present false data to A relating to any of the above notifications, counter-notifications, or repeat infringer notifications, you could instantly terminate your account.