Sharket.com, (the "Sharket site") owned by Sharket, LLC and Sharket Research, LLC (collectively known as "Sharket"), respects the intellectual property of others and we ask our users to do the same. Each user is responsible for ensuring that the materials he or she uploads to the Sharket site do not infringe of any third party’s copyright.
Sharket has implemented this Copyright Policy in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (DMCA) and will promptly remove materials from the Sharket site that infringe on a third party’s copyright. In some appropriate circumstances, Sharket may terminate the accounts of repeat copyright infringers.
Please use the policy below to notify Sharket that your copyrighted material has been infringed upon.
If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied, reproduced, displayed, duplicated, performed, distributed, or otherwise infringed upon without your authorization and is available on Sharket.com, you may provide notice of your claim to Sharket’s Designated Agent listed below.
In order for your notice to be effective, it must include the following information:
Sharket’s Designated Agent is:
If you believe that your material has been removed by misidentification or mistake, you may make a counter-notification pursuant to sections 512(g)(2) and (3) of the DMCA. When we receive a counter-notification, we will review the claims and may reinstate the material in question.
To file a counter-notification with us, you must provide us with a written communication sent to Sharket’s Designated Agent (identified above) that sets forth the following items:
Sharket takes copyright infringement very seriously. In accordance with the DMCA and other applicable law, Sharket has adopted a policy of terminating the accounts of members or account holders who are deemed to be repeat infringers. In rare cases Sharket may also limit access to the Sharket Web site and/or terminate the accounts of any user(s) who infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others, whether or not there is any repeat infringement.
When filing a DMCA notice or counter-notification, please make sure that you have complied with all of the above requirements. If we request additional information necessary to make your DMCA notice or counter-notification complete, please provide that information promptly. If you fail to comply with all of these requirements, your DMCA notice or counter-notification may not be processed.
In addition, please make sure that all of the information you provide is accurate. UNDER SECTION 512(f) OF THE COPYRIGHT ACT, 17 U.S.C. § 512(f), ANY PERSON WHO KNOWINGLY MATERIALLY MISREPRESENTS THAT MATERIAL OR ACTIVITY IS INFRINGING OR WAS REMOVED OR DISABLED BY MISTAKE OR MISIDENTIFICATION MAY BE SUBJECT TO LIABILITY.
Sharket may disclose any communications concerning DMCA notices or other intellectual property complaints with third parties, including the users who have posted the allegedly infringing material.
If you have questions about the legal requirements of a DMCA notice, please contact an attorney or see Section 512(c)(3) of the U.S. Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3), for more information. If you have questions about the legal requirements of a DMCA counter-notification, please contact an attorney or see Section 512(g)(3) of the U.S. Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. § 512(g)(3), for more information.