If you own copyrighted content and you believe your rights under U.S. copyright law have been violated on the internet, you have legal options thanks to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) of 1998. With regards to copyright infringement, the following is the official policy of Sportzmode.Com and Corte Lodato LLC in compliance with the DMCA:
If you have any concerns about possible copyright infringement, please contact Corte Lodato LLC immediately. If you have reason to suspect that content posted on Sport Mode.
infringes your copyright, you may submit a written notification of claimed infringement to the designated agent for Sportz Mode at the address provided at the end of this policy.
The DMCA (specifically 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(3)) lays out the rules for how an alleged infringer must be notified. Each of the following components must be present in a written notice for it to be considered valid:
The actual or digital signature of the copyright holder or authorized agent of the copyright holder who is asserting infringement.
Copyrighted work that is being accused of being infringed upon;
Information reasonably adequate to enable the service provider to discover the material that is the subject of the alleged infringing conduct and information reasonably sufficient to enable the service provider to contact the complaining party (address, phone number, and, if available, email address)