The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is United States digital rights management ( DRM ) law enacted October 28, 1998 by then-President Bill Clinton. The intent behind DMCA was to create an updated version of copyright laws to deal with the special challenges of regulating digital material. Broadly, the aim of DMCA is to protect the rights of both copyright owners and consumers. The law complies with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Copyright Treaty and the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty, both of which were ratified by over 50 countries around the world in 1996. respects the intellectual property of others and has adopted the following policy toward copyright infringement in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

It is our policy:

  • To remove or disable access to the infringing material;
  • To notify the content provider, member or user that it has been removed or that access has been disabled to the material; and
  • That repeat offenders’ access to the service will be terminated.