Submitting a claim to The Worthwhile Company (“Company”)
1. If a Copyright Owner would like to submit a copyright claim for matter you believe is being posted or displayed in violation of your copyrights, please submit the following information to Dan Rundle by eMail at firstname.lastname@example.org (Notification eMail). Please place the words "Copyright Claim" in the subject line. A copyright claim can also be submitted by mail to: The Worthwhile Company, Inc., c/o Dan Rundle, 7 South Laurens Street, Suite 200, Greenville, SC 29601 (“Notification Address”).
For your Copyright Claim notification to be proper, and therefore acted upon, the following information must be included:
(i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
(ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
(iii) 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 the service provider to locate the material.
(iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
(v) 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.
(vi) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
2. Upon receipt of the proper notification for a Copyright Claim from the Complaining Party, Company will remove or disable access to the material that is claimed to be infringing, if Company is able to specifically identify the material alleged to be infringed. Company will forward the Complaining Party's written notification to such alleged Infringer and shall take reasonable steps promptly to notify the alleged infringer that Company removed or disabled access to the material.
3. If you (the subscriber) has received a notice of copyright infringement, you may provide Counter Notification by emailing to the Notification eMail (A Counter Notification can also be submitted by mail to the Notification Address). The Counter Notification must include the following information to be proper and acted upon:
(a) A physical or electronic signature of the subscriber.
(b) 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.
(c) A statement under penalty of perjury that the subscriber has a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.
(d) The subscriber’s name, address, and telephone number, and a statement that the subscriber consents to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which the address is located, or if the subscriber’s address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which the service provider may be found, and that the subscriber will accept service of process from the person who provided the Copyright Claim notification or an agent of such person.
4. Upon receipt of a Counter Notification, Company shall promptly provide the Complaining Party with a copy of the Counter Notification, and inform such Party that it will replace the removed material or cease disabling access to it in ten (10) business days. Company will replace the removed material and cease disabling access to it in no more than fourteen (14), business days following receipt of the Counter Notification, unless Company first receives notice from the Complaining Party that such Complaining Party has filed a lawsuit requesting a court to restrain the subscriber from engaging in infringing activity.