DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT (“DMCA”) NOTICE
This notice is for informational purposes only. It is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, legal advice. If you believe that your intellectual property rights have been infringed upon, or if a notice of infringement has been filed against you, you should immediately seek legal counsel.
This website (see our website’s Terms and Conditions of Use for definitions), including all HTML, scripts, all text, and all images are, and have been copyrighted and owned by Element99, LLC. All rights are reserved.
THERE IS NO PART OR PARTS OF THIS WEBSITE ALLOWED TO BE TRANSMITTED OR REPRODUCED IN ANY WAY, SHAPE, OR FORM. THIS INCLUDES BOTH MECHANICAL, AND ELECTRONIC, AS WELL AS, PHOTOCOPYING AND RECORDING, OR BY ANY INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL SYSTEM, TRANSMITTED BY EMAIL, OR MAY BE USED IN ANY OTHER FASHION WITHOUT THE PRIOR EXPRESS WRITTEN PERMISSION OF THE WEBSITE OWNERS.
This even includes the downloading and temporarily caching of contents of this website onto a personal computer for the sole purpose of viewing this site and any information that can be clearly marked as reproducible. This applies to everyone and to all visitors of this website.
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, found at 17 U.S.C. § 512 (“DMCA”), provides recourse for owners of copyrighted materials who believe that their rights under United States copyright law have been infringed upon on the Internet.
The bona fide owner of the copyrighted materials, under the DMCA, who believes and has good faith that their content has been copyrighted and been infringed upon may contact the person and/or entity that is responsible for causing the infringing on their copyright as well as contact a designated agent of an Internet service provider to report the alleged infringements of their content and protected works. Especially when such alleged infringements appear on pages contained within a given system of the Internet service provider (ISP).
Owners of the website and ISP are to comply with all international trade laws, international trade practices, in addition to all US laws, including US copyright laws. Once receipt of a properly filed complaint under the DMCA, the owners and/or ISP of this website will block access to infringed content. Site owners and/or ISP will forward copy of notification of claimed copyright infringement to alleged infringe source. If anyone believes in good faith a notice of copyright infringement was wrongfully been filed against them, he or she has the opportunity to submit a counter notice to the site owner/ISP.
NOTIFICATION OF CLAIMED COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
Please send DMCA notifications of claimed copyright infringement to:
THE WEBSITE OWNER
1611 Tramore Place,
Eagan, MN 55122
THE INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER (“ISP”)
In order to expedite the process of your request, please follow the format below (including section numbers):
– Include in sufficient detail the copyrighted work that you believe has been infringed upon.
– Provide material you’re claiming is being infringed upon and the copyrighted work listed in item #1 above. (You must include the URL(s), the location(s) of the page(s) that contains the allegedly infringing material, and a description of the specific content which you claim is infringing on your copyright.)
-Provide reasonably sufficient information to permit the website owner to contact you (minimum: e-mail address and a phone number are required).
-Must include the following statement: “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or am authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. I also affirm that as the copyright owner, I have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by me, my agent, or the law.”
-The signature of the copyright owner or person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner. You have the option to send your notice via email provided such notice includes a proper electronic signature. The signature or electronic signature must be that of the copyright owner, or a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of an exclusive copyright that has allegedly been infringed.
For details on the information required for valid notification, see 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3).
COUNTERNOTIFICATION TO CLAIMED COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
If a notice of copyright infringement has been filed with the website owner and/or the ISP against you, the owner and/or the ISP will attempt to notify you and provide you with a copy of the notice of copyright infringement. If you have a good faith belief that you have been wrongfully accused, you may file a counter notification with the website owner and/or the ISP. If website owner and/or the ISP receive a valid counter notification, the DMCA provides that the removed or blocked information will be restored or access re-enabled.
The website owner and/or the ISP will replace the removed material and cease disabling access to it in not less than 10, nor more than 14, business days following receipt of the counter notification, unless the website owner and/or ISP first receives notice from the complaining party that such complaining party has filed an action seeking a court order to restrain the alleged infringer from engaging in infringing activity relating to the material on this website.
Please be advised that United States copyright law provides substantial penalties for a false counter notice filed in response to a notice of copyright infringement. Accordingly, if you are not sure whether certain material of yours is protected by copyright laws, we suggest that you first contact an attorney.