Copyright, Trademark, Infringement, Defamation, DMCA
and Taken Down Policy
Respecting Your Legal Rights
As a responsible website publisher, we support the protection of your reputation and the protection of your intellectual property rights. We do not edit, pre-vet, or review any third-party material displayed on this website. We operate a notice and takedown procedure regarding such content. In furtherance of this policy, we have established the methods below to report any items that you believe defame you or constitute copyright, trademark infringement, DMCA, or any related infringement.
Upon receipt of the appropriate notification, as set forth herein, where we deem it valid, we will take down or disable access to the material that is claimed to be infringing. Please be aware that providing false or misleading information in the notification of an infringement claim may result in civil and/or criminal liability.
1. Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Defamation
NOTE: THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS PROVIDED EXCLUSIVELY FOR NOTIFYING US THAT YOU BELIEVE YOU HAVE BEEN DEFAMED BY CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE.
If you believe that any content on this website contains statements, images, or other content that are defamatory to you, written notification must be submitted to the following Designated Agent listed at the bottom of this notice.
2. Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement. NOTE: THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS PROVIDED EXCLUSIVELY FOR NOTIFYING US THAT YOUR COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL MAY HAVE BEEN INFRINGED.
If you believe that your copyright has been infringed on this website, written notification must be submitted to the following Designated Agent listed at the bottom of this notice.
3. Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Trademark Infringement. NOTE: THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS PROVIDED EXCLUSIVELY FOR NOTIFYING US THAT YOUR TRADEMARK MAY HAVE BEEN INFRINGED.
If you believe that any content on this website has infringed your trademark, written notification must be submitted to the following Designated Agent listed at the bottom of this notice.
4. Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)
Notice If you believe that material available on our site infringes upon your copyright(s), please notify us by providing a DMCA notice. Before submitting a DMCA notice, it’s important to consider the way the material is used falls under fair use. If you are not sure if the material on this site infringes your copyright, or if it is subject to fair use protections, you should first consider seeking legal advice.
It is our policy in appropriate circumstances to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who are repeat infringers.
Your Full Legal name
Occupation if applicable
Agent’s Name or Representative
Identification of the content and the location of the content on this website (where possible, cut and paste, or print and scan and attach in your written notification all content that you believe is defamatory) and state why you believe it is defamatory;
A written statement as to why the defamatory content is untrue and the extent that it is damaging
A written statement the information in the declaration is accurate, truthful, and declared under penalty of perjury.
Description and identification of the Copyrighted, Trademarked, DMCA, or related work claiming infringement. The exact location of the material that you claim with sufficient details, to permit us to find and positively identify the material. A link to the specific post (not just the name of the post) that contains the material and a description of which particular portion of the post – an image, a link, the text, etc. your complaint refers to.
A written declaration stating the information provided is; accurate, truthful, and declared under penalty of perjury. Certify this is your exclusive rights materials, or you're authorized to act on behalf of an owner of exclusive rights materials. Include any relevant documentation to support your position, including authorizations.
You have good faith belief materials described in your declaration allegedly are infringing and are unauthorized by you, the owner, its agent, or the law. (Please be advised; you, your agent, or anyone acting on your behalf may be liable for damages, for “knowingly and materially misrepresenting” any material facts submitted in a claim for copyright(s), trademarks, and, DMCA. We, our agent(s) at our sole discretion, may seek to collect damages against you.)
Submit to our agent:
APC Digital Media Legal Department
PO Box 3546
Walnut Creek, CA 94598 US