Last Modified: April 22, 2021

Please reference the FOSSnotes Interpretation and Definitions appendix for relevant context.

Overview

The Company respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. This policy is intended to carry out the procedures described in the DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act).

Digital Millenium Copyright Act Notice

In accordance with the DMCA, Section 512 of Title 17, a copyright (1) owner or (2) agent may submit a takedown notice to Us. In accordance with the “safe harbor” provisions of the DMCA, the Company is entitled to claim immunity from said infringement claims.

Infringement claim

To submit a good faith infringement claim, notice must be submitted to Us that contains the following information (as referenced on copyright.gov):

(i) the signature of the copyright owner or an authorized agent;
(ii) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple works are on a single site, a representative list of such works;
(iii) identification of the infringing material or activity (or the reference or link to such material) and information reasonably sufficient to permit the OSP to locate the material (or the reference or link);
(iv) contact information for the copyright owner or authorized agent;
(v) a statement that the person sending the notice has 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; and
(vi) a statement that the information in the notice is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the person sending the notice is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner .