Reporting Copyright Violations

Copyright Violations

If you believe that your work (or the work of a third party on whose behalf you are entitled to act) has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please file a copyright infringement notification (Notice) with us, by sending a written communication that includes the following information, in the same order set out below:

i. statement that you have identified material on a Service that infringes your copyright (or infringes the copyright of a third party on whose behalf you are entitled to act, if applicable);

ii. a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, which should include the type of work (such as a book or a sound recording) and any relevant further details (such as the title and date of publication, as applicable);

iii. the country or countries to which your copyright applies;

iv. a description of the way in which the copyright material has been infringed;

v. a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Services (including a URL and/or screen shot);

vi. your address, telephone number, and email address so that we may get in contact with you;

vii. the contact details that you would like us to provide to the alleged infringer so that they may contact you directly, in order to attempt to resolve the complaint;

viii. a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use of the copyright work is not authorized by the copyright owner (or by a third party who is legally entitled to do so on behalf of the copyright owner) and is not otherwise permitted by law;

ix. a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in the is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf; and

x. an electronic or physical signature (which may be a scanned copy) of the copyright owner.

Once you have completed the Notice, having included all of the information set out above, please send it to:

By mail: Sparkpad LLC
46090 Lake Center Plaza
#206
Sterling, VA 20165

By e-mail: support@sparkpad.com

If you are unsure as to your rights in respect of your copyright material, or whether there has been an infringement of your rights, we suggest that you take legal advice before reporting the material to us. This 'notice and takedown' process is regulated by statute. There may be negative consequences if you falsely allege copyright infringement or report material to us in bad faith.

Copyright Counter-Notice

If you believe that any material that you have uploaded on to a Service has been removed in error, or that the content in question does not infringe the copyright of any third party, you may file a counter-notice (Counter-Notice) with us, by sending a written communication which should include the following information, in the same order as set out below:

i. specific details of the material that has been removed or to which we have disabled access and the accompanying location of such material;

ii. your name, address, telephone number, email address and a statement that you will accept service from the person (or an authorized representative of such person) who provided us with the complaint in question;

iii. a statement by you that you believe (acting in good faith) that the material identified above was removed as a result of a mistake or incorrect identification of the material to be removed; and

iv. an electronic or physical copy of your signature (which may be a scanned copy).

Once you have completed the Counter-Notice, having included all of the information set out above, please send it to:

By mail: Sparkpad LLC
46090 Lake Center Plaza
#206
Sterling, VA 20165

By e-mail: support@sparkpad.com

If you are unsure as to your rights in respect of your material, or whether there has been an infringement of copyright, we suggest that you take legal advice before sending a Counter-Notice to us. This 'notice and takedown' process is regulated by statute. There may be negative consequences if you make false allegations or send a Counter-Notice to us in bad faith.