SCCBA SOCIAL NETWORKING CONTENT POSTING RULES AND COMPLAINT PROCEDURES
[DMCA 512 Notice]
NOTICE TO SITE USERS: In posting materials, including articles, video, photographs or other content or links to such material and content, you agree that such posting does not violate any copyright laws or privacy laws, that it is not defamatory or a re-publishing of any defamatory material. The Santa Clara County Bar Association (SCCBA) reserves the right to remove any comments or other materials posted on this social networking site (Site) at any time, for any reason with or without notice to the poster/s. The SCCBA nor any of its sub entities actively monitor the content or postings on this Site.
The SCCBA makes no warranty with respect to documents or other information available from this Site; assumes no legal liability or responsibility whatsoever for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any such information; and does not represent that its use would not infringe privately owned rights, such as copyright or right to privacy.
Complaints re Site Content: The SCCBA takes copyright violation or other violations, such as defamation, very seriously. If you are the copyright owner of content which appears on this Site and you did not authorize the use of the content or if you believe the content is for any other reason inappropriately posted, you must notify the SCCBA in writing in order for us to identify the allegedly infringing or inappropriate content and take action.
The SCCBA will be unable to take any action if you do not provide us with the required information, so please fill out all fields accurately and completely. You may make a written notice via e-mail, facsimile or postal mail, and if your complaint is about a copyright violation you must make the written notice to the DMCA Agent as listed below. Your written notice must include the following:
- Specific identification of the copyrighted work which you are alleging to have been infringed.
- Specific identification of the location and description of the material that is claimed to be infringing with enough detailed information to permit us to locate the material. You should include the specific URL or URLs of the web pages where the allegedly infringing material is located.
- Information reasonably sufficient to allow us to contact the complaining party which may include a name, address, telephone number and electronic mail address and signature at which the complaining party may be contacted.
- A statement that the complaining party has 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.
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury that the complaining party is the owner or is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Written notice should be sent to our designated agent as follows:
SCCBA Designated DMCS Agent
31 North Second St., 4th Floor
San Jose, CA 95113