Notification and Requirements for Making Claims Of Copyright Infringement.
The following information is provided specifically to let you know how to notify Bardic Web if your copyrighted material may have been infringed. Any other inquiries will not receive a response through this process.
Bardic Web respects the copyrights of others and intends to respond in good faith to claims of copyright infringement. Therefore, and in compliance with 17 USC §512, if you believe there has been a violation of your copyright, please notify Bardic Web in the manner provided below.
ALL NOTIFICATIONS AND COUNTER-NOTIFICATIONS MUST BE SUMBITTED IN WRITING TO THE FOLLOWING Designated Agent:
The Bardic Web
Notification: To be effective, please be sure to include the following information:
1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
2. 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.
3. 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 the service provider to locate the material.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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.
Upon receipt of the written notification containing the above information, Bardic Web shall:
1. Remove or disable access to the material that is alleged to be infringing; and
2. Take reasonable steps to promptly notify the alleged infringer (the "Subscriber") that the material has been removed or access to the material has been disabled.
Counter Notification: To be effective, a counter notification must include the following:
1. A physical or electronic signature of the Subscriber.
2. Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled.
3. A statement under penalty of perjury that the Subscriber has a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.
4. The Subscriber's name, address and telephone number, and a statement that the alleged infringer consents to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which the address is located, or if the Subscriber's address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which the service provider may be found, and that the alleged infringer will accept service of process from the person who provided notification or an agent of such person.
Upon receipt of the written counter notification containing the above information, Bardic Web shall:
1. Promptly provide the Complaining Party with a copy of the counter notification;
2. Inform the Complaining Party that it will replace the removed material or cease disabling access to it within ten (10) business days; and
3. Replace the removed material or cease disabling access to the material within ten (10) to fourteen (14) business days following receipt of the counter notification; provided however, that Bardic Web's Designated Agent has not received notice from the Complaining Party that an action has been filed seeking a court order to restrain the Subscriber from engaging in infringing activity relating to the material on the network.