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DMCA Information

DMCA Information

In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) and other applicable law, we have adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances, the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that our services or content included on our website infringe any copyright that you own or control, you may notify DEF CON’s Designated Agent as follows:

Designated Agent: DEF CON DMCA Agent

Address: 2606 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, 98121
E-Mail Address: info@defcon.org with a subject line of DMCA

Please see 17 U.S.C. §512(c)(3) for the requirements of a proper notification. Also, please note that if you knowingly misrepresent that any activity or material is infringing, you may be liable to DEF CON for certain costs and damages.

Federal law requires your DMCA Notice to include the following information:

  1. Identification of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
  2. Identification of the material, including URL, that you claim is infringing, with enough detail so that we may locate it;
  3. Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
  4. A statement declaring under penalty of perjury that (a) you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (b) the above information in your notice is accurate, and (c) you are the owner of the copyright interest involved or you are authorized to act on behalf of that owner; and
  5. Your physical or electronic signature.