Help:How to contact CPDL about DMCA claims
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CPDL respects the intellectual rights of others. It is our policy to terminate, in appropriate circumstances, the accounts of repeat infringers.
If you are a copyright holder and believe your work is being infringed on CPDL:
If sending a request to remove any content for which you are the copyright holder, please review all requirements of sections 512(c)(3) and (d)(3) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act to ensure that your notice complies:
(i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
(ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
(iii) Identification of (a) the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material; or (b) identification of the reference or link, to material or activity claimed to be infringing, that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate that reference or link.
(iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
(v) A statement that the complaining party 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.
(vi) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Submitting complaints that contain misrepresentations about whether material or activity is infringing may subject the complainant to liability under section 512(f) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
Please notify us via the contact information available via the U.S. Copyright Office's Directory of Service Provider Agents for Notification of Claims of Infringement (search on CPDL).
CPDL is based in the United States of America.