SMB Daily News respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been infringed upon on the SMB Daily News website (referred to as "the Website"), in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"), we have implemented the following process for handling such claims:
1. Notification of Infringement
If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied and is accessible on the Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide us with a written notification that includes the following information:
a. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple works are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works.
b. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material.
c. Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as your name, address, telephone number, and email address at firstname.lastname@example.org.
d. A statement that you have 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.
e. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
If you believe that your material has been removed or disabled as a result of a mistake or misidentification of the material, you may submit a counter-notification containing the following information:
a. Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled.
b. A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification.
c. Your name, address, telephone number, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the federal courts located within your region or, if your address is outside the United States, that you consent to the jurisdiction of the courts in the United States.
d. A physical or electronic signature.
3. Designated Agent
Please send all notifications and counter-notifications to our designated agent for receiving such notices:
Name: Frank Leeano
Address: 321 Ave C. NY, NY 10009
4. Repeat Infringers
We reserve the right to terminate the accounts of users who are found to be repeat infringers of copyrighted material.
Please note that this information is provided for informational purposes only and should not be considered legal advice. For legal advice regarding copyright infringement matters, please consult with an attorney or legal professional.
Date of last update: June 25th, 2023