Learn about PC World Online Magazine's commitment to protecting the intellectual property rights of others with its detailed DMCA copyright policy. Stay informed and protect your work with the knowledge and procedures outlined in our informative article. Read now!
PC World Online Magazine (hereafter referred to as "PC World") respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects our users to do the same. In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), PC World has implemented policies and procedures for the reporting and handling of alleged copyright infringement.
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide the following information to our designated agent:
A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed.
A description of the location of the infringing material on the PC World website.
Your contact information, including your address, telephone number, and email address.
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the owner of the copyright or are authorized to act on the owner's behalf.
An electronic or physical signature of the owner of the copyright or the person authorized to act on the owner's behalf.
Please note that under the DMCA, any person who knowingly makes misrepresentations regarding copyright infringement may be liable for damages, including court costs and attorney's fees.
Our designated agent for notice of claimed infringement can be reached as follows:
PC World will promptly investigate any notices of alleged copyright infringement and take appropriate action under the DMCA. This may include removing or disabling access to the infringing material, terminating the accounts of repeat infringers, and/or providing a counter-notification if appropriate.
PC World is committed to complying with copyright law and protecting the rights of copyright owners. If you have any questions or concerns about the DMCA or copyright law, please contact our designated agent.