Copyright, The DMCA Policy, and Your Content
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|3||You Have Rights if You Believe Your Copyright is Being Infringed: If you are a copyright owner or agent thereof and believe that any of our
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|Effective Date: January 1, 2021|
Reporting Claims of Copyright Infringement (DMCA Copyright Policy)
|Gloss has adopted the following general policy toward copyright infringement in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act
The address of the Designated
Agent to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement (“Designated Agent”) is listed at the end of this policy. If you believe that your work (or the
work of a third party on whose behalf you are entitled to act) has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please file a copyright
infringement notice with us. The notice should be in writing and include, in the order set out below, the following:
|1||A statement that you have identified material on Gloss that infringes your copyright (or infringes the copyright of a third party on whose behalf
you are entitled to act);
|2||A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, which should include the type of work (such as a book or a sound recording)
and any relevant further details (such as the title and date of publication, as applicable);
|3||The country or countries to which your copyright applies;|
|4||A description of the way in which the copyright material has been infringed;|
|5||A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on Gloss (including a URL and screen shot);|
|6||Your address, telephone number, and email address so that we may get in contact with you;|
|7||A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use of the copyrighted work is not authorized by the copyright owner (or
by a third party who is legally entitled to do so on behalf of the copyright owner) and is not otherwise permitted by law;
|8||A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the
copyright owner’s behalf; and
|9||An electronic or physical signature (which may be a scanned copy) of the copyright owner.|
A complaint can be submitted by:
|• Sending a letter to our Designated Agent. Attn: Copyright Infringement Notification, PO Box 361, Victoria, AUSTRALIA 3054;|
|• Contacting us by email: Please be sure to include responses to items
1-9 above in your email.
|If you are unsure whether there has been an infringement of your copyright or about your rights in the material, we suggest that you seek legal
advice before reporting the material to us. This “notice and takedown” process is regulated by statute. There may be
negative consequences if you falsely allege copyright infringement or report material to us in bad faith.