Last updated on January 15th, 2017
Fextralife respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. It is Fextralife’s policy, under appropriate circumstances and at Fextralife’s discretion, to terminate the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe or are repeatedly charged with infringing the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of others.
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, Fextralife will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement committed using the Fextralife website (the “Site”) that are reported to Fextralife ‘s Designated Copyright Agent, identified in the notice process 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 within the Site by completing a DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement and delivering it to Fextralife’s Designated Copyright Agent via email. Upon receipt of the Notice as described below, Fextralife will take action, in its sole discretion, as it deems appropriate. We will terminate accounts and ban the IPs of repeat infringers, and our terms of service and licenses asks users to confirm the material was either in the public domain or within their legal ownership for them to submit to the website. These terms have been available on-site since its inception in 2013.
What is Copyright?
Original work that is fixed in a physical medium. The creator of this original work has the exclusive right to use the work in specific ways for a limited period of time.
General copyright questions
As an Internet Service Provider, Fextralife.com claims Safe Harbor policies and no liability over user generated content. It is the contributor’s responsibility to verify that a work is indeed in the public domain before adding it to any of our wikis or forums. There is no official list of works in the public domain. These are recommended sources for understanding of copyright issues: Columbia University Libraries and the Copyright Information Center at Cornell University. You may also visit the The European Commission’s website , however our content is hosted in the United States. These links are presented for educational purposes only.
Questions for copyright owners
Can I request the removal of an entire work because there’s a portion of my content in it?