Effective as of: January 22, 2007
Vringo respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask and inform our users to do the same.
If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any User Submission or other content on the Vringo Website infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") by providing our designated Copyright Agent with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C 512(c)(3) for further detail):
(i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
(ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
(iii) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;
(iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail;
(v) A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
(vi) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed (for example, "I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in this notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner, or authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner, of the copyright(s) that is/are allegedly infringed by the aforementioned content.").
Vringo's designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement is: Ross Neumann, Vringo, Inc., 18 E. 16th St., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10003, e-mail:email@example.com, telephone: 646-525-4319, fax: 309-410-3967. DMCA Complaints, 18 E. 16th St., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10003, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org telephone: 646-525-4319, fax: 309-410-3967.
For clarity, only DMCA notices should go to the Copyright Agent; any other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications should be directed to Vringo customer service through our Contact Us form. You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this Section 5(D), your DMCA notice may not be valid.
Please consult your own legal counsel to confirm your compliance with all legal requirements.