Welcome to Sauce Chick. At Sauce Chick, we are committed to upholding the principles of originality and authenticity regarding the content and information shared on our platform. We firmly prohibit any copyright infringements and take stringent measures to ensure the accuracy, authenticity, and originality of the content displayed on our website.
We respect the rights of creators and individuals and are dedicated to preventing unauthorized use of their intellectual and creative work on our platform. To safeguard the authenticity and integrity of the content on our platform, we have established a set of guidelines and procedures to prevent users and authors from uploading content that does not belong to them.
In any case, if we become aware of any violation of our copyright policy, we promptly remove the alleged infringing content and terminate access to our website for the respective user, thereby preventing them from sharing any content that belongs to others. It is a precise instance of copyright infringement.
Suppose you believe your copyrighted work is being displayed on our website without your permission. In that case, you may contact us under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) with the following details:
Specify Your Content: When reporting any infringement on our website, please provide specific details about the content. It should include the exact URL of the page where the content is located. If there are multiple instances of infringement, kindly list each for clarity.
Indicate the Source: Please specify where you originally published or shared your work while reporting copyright infringement. It will help us better understand the context of the infringement.
Verification: If you are the rightful owner of the copyrighted content, sign your message with your manual or electronic signature. Alternatively, if you are acting on the content owner’s behalf, this is also acceptable.
Express Your Dissent: In your communication with us, clearly state that you have not granted permission for your work to be used on any platform, including ours.
Honesty and Accuracy: Ensure that your message is truthful and accurate, regardless of whether you are the sole owner of the content or representing the owner. You should explicitly state that all information provided is accurate and you are making this statement without the intention of deceit (perjury) and the associated penalties.
Please Provide Contact Information: Lastly, furnish us with your complete contact details, including your full name, address, phone number, and email address. This information is vital for us to reach out to you and address the matter promptly.
You can report any copyrighted material being used without authorization on our website by emailing email@example.com. Please be aware that making false claims about stolen content on our site can result in you being held liable for any incurred charges, such as legal fees and other expenses. Filing a false report violates the law and may lead to legal repercussions.
Upon receiving a report of stolen content or copyright infringement, we will promptly remove the content from our site and notify the individual who posted it on our platform about the report.
If the individual claims that the content belongs to them and was mistakenly removed, we will guide on submitting a counter-notification by the law, specifically 17 U.S.C. § 512(g)(2) and (3).
Here is what you should include in a Counter-Notification:
Identify the Removed Content: If you believe your content has been erroneously removed from our platform, specify which content or material has been taken down and where it was initially located on our website.
Legal Consent: Acknowledge your willingness to engage in legal proceedings related to the content in question, either in your jurisdiction or as required.
Accept Legal Correspondence: Confirm your willingness to receive legal communications from the individual who claimed your work as their own.
Contact Details: Provide comprehensive contact details, including your full name, address, phone number, and email address, to facilitate communication for resolving the matter.
Truthful Statement: Include a statement in your message affirming that the work in question is indeed yours and you possess all the necessary rights to it. Explain that a misunderstanding or mistake may have led to its removal.
Your Signature: Electronically sign your message or provide your physical signature as required.
Once we get the necessary information, we’ll check if your content was removed by mistake. If it were, we’d put it back on our website. We’re committed to being fair and protecting everyone’s intellectual property.
But if we find out that you used someone else’s content without permission and violated their copyright, you’ll have to cover all the legal expenses that come with the legal process. It could include lawyer fees and other costs. We take copyright infringement seriously and follow the law to protect creators and their work while keeping a fair and respectful environment for all users.