Last Updated: November 24, 2019
The official copyright policy for Bizterrain.com is as follows regarding the website we operate.
Bizterrain.com users are expected to respect our rights just like we respect the rights of others.
Our copyright policy prohibits the infringement of the copyrights of others, and we may remove, terminate access, and take other action against offenders as we deem fit.
We will remove content that we feel infringes the intellectual property rights of others according to our sole discretion.
If any user is using any material from Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram etc, you must ensure you have their permission to do so.
Don’t just insert an image or photograph that does not belong to you. Make sure the concerned social media has no objection whatsoever to do so.
We assume in good faith that you have the permissions when you use an image that you submit to us and if someone brings up any legal action, then whoever submitted will be responsible for the damages and liabilities.
Any compensation payable to the aggrieved party by your infringement which is proved in the court of law will be payable by the person who submitted it.
So please check carefully before submitting any such image or picture.
Usually Facebook will not allow you to use an image to share an image or photo unless you are sharing it internally among friends where it is common understanding that your friends will be allowed to share your photos and vice versa.
In compliance with DMCA, the digital millennium copyright act we may remove and a user’s access to our website will be disabled to contact the author, so that they can also take an action to send us a notification according to sections 512(g)(2) and (3) of that Act to clear their name.
Our Copyright Policy is legally binding on all our users just like our terms are also binding in the same manner.
If you have a good belief that content posted on our website infringes a copyright for the content you have authored or you are the authorised agent for the author, please send us a notice of infringement by regular mail or any other way with the information that contains the items as below.
We can process your request, if you follow the format we have specified below.
Send us your work which is infringed in your good faith belief. If copyrighted works are numerous covered by a single notification, provide us with a list of such works published on our website.
Indicate and identify the content that you claim to be infringing your copyright that is published on our website that is sufficient for Bizterrain.com to locate the content clearly.
To help us find it and identify the same, you must provide an URL and screenshots of each page that you claim to be infringing your copyright.
You can mention entire work if all the contents and pages in a collection are infringing.
Please mention your relationship to the material’s copyright holder if you are an agent with all the details of the infringement.
You must provide your full name, address, and telephone number so we can contact you if we need more clarification of your claim.
Please provide us a working email address so we can contact you to confirm your identity and your claim.
Please include the declaration: “I have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted content described above is not authorised by the original copyright owner or his agent, as they are infringement,” if you believe it’s the truth.
Also include the following declaration saying, “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or I am the authorised agent to act on behalf of the copyright owner to make this complaint.” if it’s the truth.
You must sign the document electronically or physically to make it valid in the eyes of law.
You must then send the document to Bizterrain.com’s authorised copyright agent to receive notifications and replies to your infringement as claimed by you through one of the following means:
Mail it to our address:
You can also send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We will then review your claim, assess its merit, and act appropriately as quickly as possible.
You must be aware and note that you may be liable for damages, including costs and attorney’s fees, under the DMCA if you misrepresent the claim on the infringement upon your copyright material or content knowingly and intentionally with a false claim.
Only DMCA notices as described above should go to the Copyright Agent as mentioned clearly.
If you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this copyright policy, your DMCA notice will not be valid.We act on our sole discretion and we will not remove the alleged infringing material if we think your claim is wrongful.
WE DECLARE THAT NOTHING IN THIS SECTION IS INTENDED TO EXPAND OR SUPPLEMENT THE LEGAL RIGHTS, PROCEDURES AND REMEDIES AUTHORIsED AND GRANTED UNDER THE DMCA ACT AND WE DO NOT INTENTIONALLY MISREPRESENT ANY RELATED UNDERTAKING AS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
Procedure for filing a DMCA Counter Notice:
The process for counter-notifications is stipulated as per the by Section 512(g) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act as follows:
http://www.copyright.gov/legislation/dmca.pdf. If you believe that your material has been removed improperly, you may file a counter notification.
To file an official counter notification with us, you must provide a written communication that specifies the items mentioned below.
Please note that under Section 512(f) of the Copyright Act, any person who knowingly misrepresents that content was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification may be subject to liability.
Please note that we can terminate access to users who are infringers.
If you are not sure whether certain content infringes the copyrights of others or not, you should contact an attorney or get advice from the copyright agency well versed in these matters.
To expedite the process of your counter notification, you can follow the following procedure:
Take screen shots or copy the URLs of material that Bizterrain.com has removed or to which Bizterrain.com has disabled access and send them us so we can identify the matter of dispute correctly.
Provide your full name, address, telephone number, email address and the username of your Bizterrain.com account if you have any.
Please send a declaration that you agree to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which your address is located and that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification under subsection (c)(1)(C) or an agent of such person.
Also send us the following declaration: “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that I have a good faith belief that the content that was removed or disabled has been a mistake or misidentification of the content to be removed or disabled.”
Sign the notice.
Send the written communication to us by one of the following means:
Mail it to:
You can also send an email to: email@example.com