AC55ID LLC (“Company”) has established the following general policy regarding claims of infringement related to intellectual property owned or controlled by third parties, in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (pdf). The address of Company’s Designated Agent to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement (“Designated Agent”) is provided at the end of this policy.
It is Company’s policy to (1) block access to or remove material that it believes in good faith to be the intellectual property of a third party (e.g., copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, etc.) that has been illegally copied and distributed by any of our advertisers, affiliates, content providers, members, or users; and (2) remove and discontinue service to repeat offenders. A repeat infringer is a user for whom AC55ID has received more than two notices of claimed infringement or for which AC55ID has had to remove content more than twice. Notwithstanding the preceding sentence, AC55ID reserves the right to immediately terminate the account of any user for egregious infringing activities at AC55ID’s sole determination and discretion.
If a counter-notice is received by the Designated Agent, Company may send a copy of the counter-notice to the original complaining party informing that person that Company may replace the removed Procedure for Reporting Claimed Infringement: If you believe that material or content residing on or accessible through the Company website or service infringes an intellectual property right that you own or control, please send a notice of claimed infringement containing the following information and only the following information to the Designated Agent listed below. Please note that you will be liable for damages, including costs and attorneys’ fees, if you materially misrepresent that content or an activity is infringing your copyrights. Your communication must include all of the following items:
Note that a copy of your legal notice will be forwarded to the party responsible for providing the alleged infringing content.
Please do not include any information in your report other than the above items. The wonderful thing about the DMCA is that it makes the sordid details of your bass player’s departure completely irrelevant. Simply include the information above and we’ll have all the information we need.
Once Proper Bona Fide Infringement Notification is Received by the Designated Agent: It is Company’s policy:
Procedure to Supply a Counter-Notice to the Designated Agent: If the content provider, member, or user believes that the material that was removed or to which access was disabled is either not infringing, or the content provider, member, or user believes that it has the right to post and use such material from the owner of the intellectual property, the owner’s agent, or pursuant to the law, the content provider, member, or user must send a counter-notice containing the following information to the Designated Agent listed below:
If a counter-notice is received by the Designated Agent, Company may send a copy of the counter-notice to the original complaining party informing that person that Company may replace the removed material or cease disabling it in 10 business days. Unless the owner files an action seeking a court order against the content provider, member or user, the removed material may be replaced or access to it restored in 10 to 14 business days or more after receipt of the counter-notice, at Company’s discretion.
Please contact Company’s Designated Agent to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement at the following address:email@example.com, or by mail at:
30 North Gould Street
82801 Sheridan Wyoming USA
Please bear in mind that we can process claims submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org much more quickly than those submitted to the above physical address.