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DMCA counter notification form

The DMCA is a United States copyright law that provides guidelines for online service provider safe harbor in case of copyright infringement. The administrator of an affected site or the provider of affected content may make a counter notification pursuant to subsections 512(g)(2) and (3) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act or other applicable law. When we receive a counter notification, we may reinstate the material in question.

To file a counter notification with us, you must provide the information specified in the web form below. Please note that you can be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys' fees) if you misrepresent the material or if the activity is not infringing the copyrights of others. Accordingly, if you are not sure whether certain material infringes the copyrights of others, we suggest that you first contact an attorney

Please also be advised that pursuant to subsections 512(g)(2) and (3) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, if you submit a counter notification (whether through our web form or by other means), your contact information will be forwarded to the original complainant. We encourage you to review https://library.educause.edu/topics/policy-and-law/digital-millennium-copyright-act-dmca for more information about the DMCA.

Enter your first and last names

Identify the specific content that Google removed or disabled access to

Please note: If the content on the page was infringing at the time the original removal request arrived, your counter notice is not legally valid. Do not submit a counter notice if there was illegal content, even if it's now been removed.
If you have many URLs to report, we recommend submitting between 10 to 100 per notice for the fastest possible processing time. You can submit multiple URLs by clicking the "Add additional" link below.
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Please enter a valid URL (must include http://).
Why are you requesting reinstatement?
Select one of the options below. *

Sworn Statements

I consent to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which I reside (or the Northern District of California if my address is outside of the United States), and I will accept service of process from the person who provided notification under subsection (c)(1)(C) or an agent of such person. *
I swear, under penalty of perjury, that I have a good faith belief that the content identified above was removed or disabled as a result of a mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled. *

Signature

Sat, 22 Jul 2017
By typing your full name below, you are providing us with your digital signature, which is as legally binding as your physical signature. Your signature must exactly match the first and last names that you entered at the top of this web form in order for your submission to be successful.
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