COPYRIGHT POLICY FOR BONSAIMARY.COM Effective Date: May 5, 2009
BonsaiMary.com and its related content and services are the intellectual property of Bonsai Mary, LLC, with all rights reserved.
If you suspect that any content on this website infringes upon your copyright, you can submit a copyright infringement notification in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”). Bonsai Mary, LLC. will respond to valid DMCA notices regarding copyright infringement. We may promptly remove any content that violates copyright laws from our website, irrespective of our liability, upon receipt of a DMCA notice that complies with the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, specifically 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3). Bonsai Mary, Inc. will also make a good faith effort to inform the content owner or uploader once we remove allegedly infringing materials, giving them an opportunity to submit a counter-notification as outlined in 17 U.S.C. § 512(g)(3).
If you believe that content on our website infringes your copyright, please follow the steps outlined below as per the Digital Millennium Copyright Act:
If you are a copyright owner or an authorized representative of a copyright owner, and you believe that content on our website infringes upon your copyright, you can submit a DMCA notification by providing our registered Copyright Agent with the following information in writing:
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner, alleging infringement.
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to be infringed, along with a specific list of such works and their location on the website if multiple works are involved.
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or the subject of infringing activity, along with sufficient information to help us locate the material.
- Your contact information, including address, phone number, fax number, and, if available, an email address.
- A statement affirming your good faith belief that the material’s usage complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
- A statement that the information in your notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
Bonsai Mary, LLC maintains a designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of alleged infringement. Please be aware that failing to meet the Digital Millennium Copyright Act’s notification requirements may result in your DMCA notice not being processed. You can send notices of infringement to:
If you believe that content has been mistakenly removed from the website, you can file a counter-notification with Bonsai Mary, LLC’s designated Copyright Agent in accordance with 17 U.S.C. § 512(g)(2) and (g)(3) as outlined below. Upon receipt of a valid counter-notification complying with the requirements of 17 U.S.C. § 512, we may reinstate the content that was removed.
A counter-notification must include:
- Identification of the specific materials that were removed from the website.
- Your name, address, telephone number, and email address.
- A statement, under penalty of perjury, that you believe the material was removed or disabled due to a mistake or misidentification.
- A statement that you consent to the federal district court’s jurisdiction in the district where your address is located or, if your address is outside of the United States, that you consent to jurisdiction in any district where Bonsai Mary, Inc. may be found and that you will accept service of process from the person who provided the initial notification or their agent.
- Your physical or electronic signature.