Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement
Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512, VAALAW reserves the right, but not the obligation, to terminate your license to use the site if it determines in its sole and absolute discretion that you are involved in infringing activity, regardless of whether the material or activity is ultimately determined to be infringing. In addition, pursuant to 17 U.S.C. Section 512(c), VAALAW has implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed infringements and for processing such claims in accordance with the Act. All notifications of claimed infringement should be sent to the Service Provider’s Designated Agent. Notification must be submitted to the following
Designated Agent: Fermin Valencia
By Mail: 116 W 4th St, Unit A, Santa Ana, CA 92701
To be effective, any written notice regarding defamatory or infringing activity must be a written communication that includes the following information:
A physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of (1) the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed or (2) the person defamed; 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. Similarly, for materials that are defamatory or infringe patent, trademark, or other proprietary rights of a third party, please submit a list of such materials; Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing, to be the subject of infringing activity, or that is claimed to be defamatory, and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit VAALAW to locate the material; Information reasonably sufficient to permit VAALAW to contact you, such as an address, a telephone number and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted; 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.
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