This Digital Millennium Copyright Act coverage (“Policy”) applies to the Diffudle web site (“Website” or “Service”) and any of its associated services and products (collectively, “Services”) and descriptions how this Website operator (“Operator”, “we”, “us” or “our”) addresses copyright infringement notifications and the way you (“you” or “your”) might submit a copyright infringement grievance.
Protection of mental property is of utmost significance to us and we ask our customers and their licensed brokers to do the identical. It is our coverage to expeditiously reply to clear notifications of alleged copyright infringement that adjust to the United States Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) of 1998, the textual content of which will be discovered on the U.S. Copyright Office website.
What to contemplate earlier than submitting a copyright grievance
Before submitting a copyright grievance to us, think about whether or not the use may very well be thought of honest use. Fair use states that temporary excerpts of copyrighted materials might, beneath sure circumstances, be quoted verbatim for functions reminiscent of criticism, information reporting, instructing, and analysis, with out the necessity for permission from or cost to the copyright holder. If you could have thought of honest use, and you continue to want to proceed with a copyright grievance, you could need to first attain out to the consumer in query to see should you can resolve the matter straight with the consumer.
Please word that in case you are uncertain whether or not the fabric you’re reporting is the truth is infringing, you could want to contact an lawyer earlier than submitting a notification with us.
We might, at our discretion or as required by regulation, share a replica of your notification or counter-notification with third events. If you’re involved about your data being forwarded, you could want to hire an agent to report infringing materials for you.
Notifications of infringement
If you’re a copyright proprietor or an agent thereof, and also you imagine that any materials obtainable on our Services infringes your copyrights, then you could submit a written copyright infringement notification (“Notification”) utilizing the contact particulars beneath pursuant to the DMCA. All such Notifications should adjust to the DMCA necessities.
Filing a DMCA grievance is the beginning of a pre-defined authorized course of. Your grievance shall be reviewed for accuracy, validity, and completeness. If your grievance has glad these necessities, our response might embrace the elimination or restriction of entry to allegedly infringing materials.
If we take away or prohibit entry to supplies or terminate an account in response to a Notification of alleged infringement, we are going to make an excellent religion effort to contact the affected consumer with data regarding the elimination or restriction of entry.
Notwithstanding something on the contrary contained in any portion of this Policy, the Operator reserves the appropriate to take no motion upon receipt of a DMCA copyright infringement notification if it fails to adjust to all the necessities of the DMCA for such notifications.
The course of described on this Policy doesn’t restrict our capability to pursue some other cures we might have to handle suspected infringement.
Changes and amendments
We reserve the appropriate to change this Policy or its phrases referring to the Website and Services at any time, efficient upon posting of an up to date model of this Policy on the Website. When we do, we are going to ship you an e-mail to inform you.