Website Copyright (DMCA) Policy

Last Updated: April 2018

Website Copyright (DMCA) Policy
by Practical Law Intellectual Property & Technology
Maintained • USA (National/Federal)

A model policy for websites that allow users to upload, store, or link to third-party materials, including user-generated content. It serves to designate an agent to receive copyright infringement claims under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and set out related notice and takedown procedures. This Standard Document has integrated notes with important explanations and drafting tips.

Reporting Claims of Copyright Infringement
We take claims of copyright infringement seriously. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply wi