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User Submissions and Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”)
- The Funny or Offensive Website may now or in the future permit the submission of content, audio, video, cartoons, or other information submitted by you and other users (“User Submissions”) and the hosting, sharing, and/or commenting on such User Submissions.
- In connection with User Submissions, you further agree that you will not: (i) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary or intellectual property rights, including patent, trademark, privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights, have permission from their rightful owner or otherwise have the legal right to post the material and to grant Funny or Offensive all of the license rights granted herein; (ii) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage Funny or Offensive or any third party; (iii) post advertisements or solicitations of business; or (v) impersonate another person.Funny or Offensive does not endorse any User Submissions, including comments, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and Funny or Offensive expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Submissions.
- DMCA TAKEDOWN NOTICES: Given the volume and nature of User Submissions, Funny or Offensive cannot review each submission to ensure compliance with United States and global copyright laws. It is the policy of Funny or Offensive to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement in compliance with the DMCA. In particular, if you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any User Submission or other content infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C 512(c)(3) for further detail):
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
- 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;
- Identification of 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 Funny or Offensive to locate the material;
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit the Funny or Offensive to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail;
- A statement that you have 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
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
- The United States Copyright Office provides basic information, online, at http://www.loc.gov/copyright/circs/circ1.html, which can assist one in determining whether an exception or defense, such as fair use, may apply to the use of your copyrighted work.
- Funny or Offensive’s designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement is: Norman Golightly, Funny or Offensive, 357 S. Fairfax Avenue, #413, Los Angeles, California, USA 90036, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For clarity, only DMCA notices should go to the Copyright Agent; any other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications should be directed to Funny or Offensive customer service through email@example.com.
- You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the takedown notice requirements of this Section, your DMCA notice may not be valid. Upon proper service of a takedown notification as contemplated hereunder and in accordance with the DMCA. PLEASE NOTE THAT, IF YOU KNOWINGLY MISREPRESENT THAT ONLINE CONTENT IS INFRINGING, YOU MAY BE SUBJECT TO CIVIL PENALTIES. THESE PENALTIES MAY INCLUDE MONETARY DAMAGES, COURT COSTS, AND ATTORNEYS FEES INCURRED BY FUNNY OR OFFENSIVE, BY ANY COPYRIGHT OWNER, OR BY ANY COPYRIGHT OWNER’S LICENSEE THAT IS INJURED BY A RESULT OF OUR RELYING UPON YOUR MISREPRESENTATION.
- COUNTER-NOTIFICATION: RESTORATION OF MATERIAL. Funny or Offensive will immediately remove any infringing content. If you have received a notice of material being takedown because of a copyright infringement claim, you may provide us with a counter notification in an effort to have the material in question restored to the site. Said notification must be given in writing to our DMCA Agent and must contain substantially the following elements pursuant to 17 USC Section 512(g)(3):
- Your physical or electronic signature;
- Your name, address, and phone number;
- Identification of the material and its location before it was removed;
- A statement under penalty of perjury that the material was removed by mistake or misidentification;
- Your consent to the jurisdiction of a federal court in the district where you live (if you are in the U.S.), or your consent to the jurisdiction of a federal court in the district where your service provider is located (if you are not in the U.S.); and
- Your consent to accept service of process from the party who submitted the takedown notice.