Claims of Copyright Infringement & Related Issues (17 USC § 512 et seq.).
We respect the intellectual property rights of others. Anyone who believes their work has been reproduced in a way that constitutes copyright infringement may notify our agent by providing the following information:
- The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, 17 U.S.C. § 512 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright
owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you
believe in good faith that any content or material made available in connection with our website or services
infringes your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that the content or material be
removed, or access to it blocked. Notices must be sent in writing by email to: email@example.com.
- “The DMCA requires that your notice of alleged copyright infringement include the following information: (1)
description of the copyrighted work that is the subject of claimed infringement; (2) description of the alleged infringing
content and information sufficient to permit us to locate the content; (3) contact information for you,
including your address, telephone number and email address; (4) a statement by you that you have a good faith
belief that the content in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, or its agent, or by
the operation of any law; (5) a statement by you, signed under penalty of perjury, that the information in the
notification is accurate and that you have the authority to enforce the copyrights that are claimed to be infringed;
and (6) a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on the copyright
owner’s behalf. Failure to include all of the above information may result in the delay of the processing of your
Notices of the foregoing copyright issues should be sent as follows:
Attention: DMCA Designated Agent
Bentley Properties, 14205 SE 36th St, Ste. 100, Bellevue, WA 98006
firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
If you give notice of copyright infringement by e-mail, an agent may begin investigating the alleged copyright infringement; however, we must receive your signed statement by mail or as an attachment to your e-mail before we are required to take any action.
This information should not be construed as legal advice. We recommend you seek independent legal counsel before filing a notification or counter-notification. For further information about the DMCA, please visit the website of the United States Copyright Office at: http://www.copyright.gov/onlinesp.