Copyright & Trademark
Models.com, inc. ("Models.com") respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. It is Models.com’s policy, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe or are repeatedly charged with infringing the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of others, and to remove any infringing content from its web site when notified of such content as specified below.
Please keep in mind the vast majority of content on Models.com is submitted by its users, which include a lot of creative professionals, both on the client (brands, magazines, press/public relations agents, etc.) and production side (photographers, ad agencies, etc.), which are in most cases either the copyright owners or authorized to distribute this content. Models.com does not have an automated way to verify the copyright claims of each user submitted content.
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, the text of which may be found on the U.S. Copyright Office website at http://www.copyright.gov/legislation/dmca.pdf, Models.com will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement committed using the Models.com website (the "Site") that are reported to Models.com’s Designated Copyright Agent, identified in the sample notice below.
If you are a copyright owner, or are authorized to act on behalf of one, or authorized to act under any exclusive right under copyright, please report alleged copyright infringements taking place on or through the Site by completing the following DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement and delivering it to Models.com’s Designated Copyright Agent. Upon receipt of the Notice as described below, Models.com will take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including removal of the challenged material from the Site.
DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement ("Notice")
Deliver this Notice, with all items completed, to Models.com’s Designated Copyright Agent:Chief Executive Officer
NOTE: For faster handling of your notices, we strongly recommend that regardless of how you decide to file your complaint you ALSO send an email to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org