We respect the intellectual property rights of others and expects our users to do the same. In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, the text of which may be found on the U.S. Copyright Office website, we will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement committed using our service that are reported to our Designated Copyright Agent identified in the sample notice below.
NOTIFICATION OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
If you are a copyright owner, or are authorized to act on behalf of one or authorized to act under any exclusive right under copyright, please report alleged copyright infringements taking place on or through the site and service (collectively the “Service”) by completing the following DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement and delivering it to our Designated Copyright Agent.
Upon receipt of Notice as described below, our Designated Copyright Agent will take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including removal of the challenged use from the Service and/or termination of the user’s account in appropriate circumstances.
DMCA NOTICE OF ALLEGED INFRINGEMENT (“ABUSE REPORT”)
- Identify the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, or – if multiple copyrighted works are covered by this Notice – you may provide a representative list of the copyrighted works that you claim have been infringed.
- Identify the material or link you claim is infringing (or the subject of infringing activity) and that access to which is to be disabled, including at a minimum, if applicable, the URL of the link shown on the Service where such material may be found.
- Provide your full name, email address, mailing address and telephone number in Abuse Report form.
- Include both of the following statements in the body of the Abuse Report:
“I hereby state that I have a good faith belief that the disputed use of the copyrighted material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law (e.g., as a fair use).”
“I hereby state that the information in this Notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that I am the owner, or authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyright or of an exclusive right under the copyright that is allegedly infringed.”
One who has posted material that allegedly infringes a copyright may send our Designated Copyright Agent a counter notice pursuant to Sections 512(g)(2) and 512(g)(3) of the DMCA. When our Designated Copyright Agent receives a counter notice, it may in its discretion reinstate the material in question in not less than 10 nor more than 14 days after it receives the counter notice unless it first receive notice from the copyright claimant that they have filed a legal action to restrain the allegedly infringing activity.
To provide a counter notice to our Designated Copyright Agent, please provide Abuse Report form to our Designated Copyright Agent. If our Designated Copyright Agent decides to comply with a takedown request, it will do so within a reasonably expeditious period of time.
NOTIFICATION OF TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT
If you believe that your trademark (the “Mark”) is being used by a user in a way that constitutes trademark infringement, please provide Abuse Report form to our Designated Copyright Agent. If our Designated Copyright Agent decides to comply with a takedown request, it will do so within a reasonably expeditious period of time.
NOTIFICATION OF OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (“IP”) INFRINGEMENT
If you believe that some other IP right of yours is being infringed by a user, please provide Abuse Report form to our Designated Copyright Agent. If our Designated Copyright Agent decides to comply with a takedown request, it will do so within a reasonably expeditious period of time.
ANNOUNCEMENT OF SKATE VIDEO MAGAZINE
Claimants and users must understand that we are not an intellectual property tribunal. While we and our Designated Copyright Agent may in our discretion use the information provided in order to decide how to respond to infringement claims, we are not responsible for determining the merits of such claims. If a user responds to a claim of infringement by providing assurances that its content is not infringing, the user agrees that if we thereafter restore or maintain the content, the user will defend and hold us harmless from any resulting claims of infringement brought against us and our Designated Copyright Agent.