Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice (“DMCA”)
Will Storch respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects you to do the same. Per the DMCA, Will Storch will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement on the Site if submitted to his Copyright Agent as described below. Upon receipt of a notice alleging copyright infringement, Will Storch will take whatever action it deems appropriate within its sole discretion, including removal of the allegedly infringing materials.
Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement
If you believe that your intellectual property rights have been violated by Will Storch or by a third party who has uploaded materials to the Site, please provide the following information to Will Storch’s designated Copyright Agent listed below:
a. A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
b. A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site;
c. An address, telephone number, and e-mail address where Will Storch can contact you and, if different, an e-mail address where the alleged infringing party, if not Will Storch, can contact you;
d. A statement that you have a good-faith belief that the use is not authorized by the copyright owner or other intellectual property rights owner, by its agent, or by law;
e. A statement by you under penalty of perjury that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or are authorized to act on the owner’s behalf;
f. Your electronic or physical signature.
Will Storch may request additional information before removing any allegedly infringing material. In the event Will Storch removes the allegedly infringing materials, he will immediately notify the person responsible for posting such materials that he has removed or disabled access to the materials. Will Storch may also provide the responsible person with your e-mail address so that the person may respond to your allegations.
Will Storch reserves the right to terminate, limit or suspend any user’s access to the Site in the event of repeated infringing activity. If you believe that a user of this Site is a repeat infringer, please follow the above instructions to contact Will Storch's Copyright Agent. Please include sufficient information to assist William Storch in determining that the user repeatedly engaged in infringing activity.
Will Storch registered a designated agent with the Copyright Office pursuant to 17 U.S.C. 512(c). Will Storch’s designated Copyright Agent is:
Windermere Real Estate/BI, Inc.
249 Winslow Way East, Suite 400
Bainbridge Island, Wa 98110
If you give notice of copyright infringement by e-mail, an agent may begin investigating the alleged copyright infringement; however, we must receive your signed statement by mail or as an attachment to your e-mail before we are required to take any action.
This information should not be construed as legal advice. We recommend you seek independent legal counsel before filing a notification or counter-notification. For further information about the DMCA, please visit the website of the United States Copyright Office at: http://www.copyright.gov/.
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, 17 U.S.C. § 512 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that any content or material made available in connection with our website or services infringes your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that the content or material be removed, or access to it blocked. Notices must be sent in writing by email to [email protected].
The DMCA requires that your notice of alleged copyright infringement include the following information: (1) description of the copyrighted work that is the subject of claimed infringement; (2) description of the alleged infringing content and information sufficient to permit us to locate the content; (3) contact information for you, including your address, telephone number, and email address; (4) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the content in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, or its agent, or by the operation of any law; (5) a statement by you, signed under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that you have the authority to enforce the copyrights that are claimed to be infringed; and (6) a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf. Failure to include all of the above information may result in the delay of the processing of your complaint.