The Digital Millennium Copyright Act
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that materials hosted on the website infringe your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a DMCA Take-Down Notice (“Notice”) requesting that the material be removed, or access to it blocked.
The Notice should be sent to the following Designated Copyright Agent:
North San Diego County Association of REALTORS®
906 Sycamore Ave., Ste. 104
Vista, CA 92081
Phone: (760) 734-3971
The Notice must include the following information:
(a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
(b) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed (or if multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single Notice, a representative list of such works);
(c) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to allow us to locate the material on the website;
(d) information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, including without limitation, your name, address, telephone number, and email address;
(e) 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; and
(f) a statement that the information in the Notice 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.