In accordance with the DMCA, we’ve adopted the policy below toward copyright infringement. We reserve the right to (1) block access to or remove material that we believe in good faith to be copyrighted material that has been illegally copied and distributed by any of our advertisers, affiliates, content providers, members or users and (2) remove and discontinue service to repeat offenders.
Remember that your use of Boatsetter Services is at all times subject to the Terms of Service which incorporates this Copyright Dispute Policy. Any terms we use in this Policy without defining them have the definitions given to them in the Terms of Service
Procedure for Reporting Copyright Infringements. If you believe that material or content residing on or accessible through the Services infringes your copyright (or the copyright of someone whom you are authorized to act on behalf of), please send a notice of copyright infringement containing the following information to the Boatsetter’s Designated Agent to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement (our “Designated Agent,” whose contact details are listed below):
Once Proper Bona Fide Infringement Notification is Received by the Designated Agent. Upon receipt of a proper notice of copyright infringement, we reserve the right to:
Procedure to Supply a Counter-Notice to the Designated Agent. If the content provider believes that the material that was removed (or to which access was disabled) is not infringing, or the content provider believes that it has the right to post and use such material from the copyright owner, the copyright owner's agent, or, pursuant to the law, the content provider has the right to send us a counter-notice containing the following information to the Designated Agent:
If a counter-notice is received by the Designated Agent, Boatsetter may send a copy of the counter-notice to the original complaining party informing that person that Boatsetter may replace the removed material or cease disabling it in 10 business days. Unless the copyright owner files an action seeking a court order against the content provider accused of committing infringement, the removed material may be replaced or access to it restored in 10 to 14 business days or more after receipt of the counter-notice, at Boatsetter's discretion.
Please contact Boatsetter's Designated Agent at the following address:
Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin
1200 Seaport BLVD
Redwood City, CA 94063
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
It is the policy of Collaborative Boating, Inc. d/b/a Boatsetter and its affiliates (“Boatsetter”) to
respect the intellectual property of others and thus to respond to effective notices of alleged
infringement of copyrighted material where (i) the copyrighted material is available at, or from, a
system or network controlled or operated by or for Boatsetter, such as fluentforever.com. To the
extent that you feel your copyright has been violated, please provide notice to Boatsetter in
accordance with the terms below.
Notices - If you are alleging that copyrighted material may have been or is being infringed, then you may notify Boatsetter, pursuant to the U.S. Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act of the U.S. Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. §512 (c), by sending a notice to the address listed below. Such notice must include the following to be effective:
Counter Notices - If material that you have posted to a system or network controlled or operated by or for Boatsetter has been removed or disabled, you may file a counter notice pursuant to 17 U.S.C. §512 (g). To be effective, the counter notice must be a written communication sent to the address listed below that includes the following:
Repeat Infringer Policy
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA""), Collaborative Boating, Inc., d/b/a Boatsetter (the "Company") has a policy of terminating the online accounts of users who post user-generated content ("UGC") that repeatedly infringes the intellectual property ("IP") rights of others. The following is intended to codify the Company’s repeat infringer policy under the DMCA.
A "repeat infringer" is any user who posts UGC on a Company website or mobile application that results in three separate notices of infringement.
Termination of Repeat Infringers
The Company has a process in place to log notices of IP infringement. In the event a user is deemed to be a repeat infringer, the Company terminates the account or access of any user of a Company website and/or service who is the subject of repeated DMCA or other infringement notifications.