We respect the intellectual property of others and therefore take copyright violation claims seriously. As a result, we created this page to enable organizations and individuals who believe their copyrights have been violated on any URL on this website to get in touch with us.
Our response to copyright violation claims will be in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (http://lcweb.loc.gov/copyright/legislation/dmca.pdf)
How to notify us of Copyright Infringement:
If you are a copyright owner (or an agent representing the copyright owner) and you are certain a page on this site infringes on your copyright, you can file a DMCA notification by completing the form below:
Note: If you are an agent/agency representing the copyright holder, you must present a statement made under penalty of perjury that the information provided is accurate and that you are authorized to make the complaint on behalf of the copyright owner.
Section 512(f) of the Copyright Act provides that any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material is infringing may be subject to liability. Therefore, we urge you to consult your legal advisor before filing a Notification of Claimed Infringement.
Upon a successful copyright violation claim, we shall carry out the following:
- Disable online and offline access to the infringing URL and notify you thereafter.
- Issue an apology on behalf of the author of that article, images, or other digital asset.
- Take all necessary measures to avoid a repetitive offense.